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The Cactus Pad, Historic Old Town Cottonwood, Az

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Ruth Ellen

The Cactus Pad, Historic Old Town Cottonwood, Az

Entire house
2 guests1 bedroom1 bed1 bath
2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 bath
Sparkling clean
4 recent guests said this place was sparkling clean.
Great location
100% of recent guests gave the location a 5-star rating.
Self check-in
Check yourself in with the keypad.

Inspired by territorial Arizona architecture, The Cactus Pad is a brand new, custom-designed, private home located in the historic district of Old Town Cottonwood, The Heart of Arizona's Wine Country. Only one short block off Main Street, enjoy access to entertainment without the need to drive a car. In less than a minute's walk, experience Main Street shopping, wine tasting, gourmet food, live music and more. Stay and explore historic Old Town, enjoy the Verde River, and much more.


Free parking on premises
Entire place
You’ll have the space to yourself and will only share it with those you’re traveling with.

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 king bed



5 reviews
Sparkling clean
Stylish space
Outstanding hospitality
Christi User Profile
October 2019
Although small, it is very clean, quiet and in a great location (a very short walk to restaurants and tasting rooms).
Cameron User Profile
October 2019
Place was very well located. Nice place to stay, would recommend staying here.
Shara User Profile
September 2019
Ruth Ellen was a perfect host. Everything was as described and even better. What a great find in Cottonwood. We’ve stayed up here many times and really enjoyed this specific location as well as the comfort of this hidden gem. A very clean and orderly hideaway. I’d definitely look…
Robert User Profile
September 2019
The Cactus Pad was a great place to stay. Exactly as pictured. It was very clean and well stocked with towels, dishes, sheets, toiletries and even a bottle of wine! Check in/out was super easy. The cottage is only 1 block away from the downtown area making it very convenient. We…
Derek User Profile
September 2019
Clean and private within walking distance to tasting rooms. This place was much more private that I thought it would. The front yard is literally all your own, with seating, an umbrellas for sun protection and just a nice quiet area. The house is perfect for a couple or single…

Hosted by Ruth Ellen

Cottonwood, AZJoined in March 2019
Ruth Ellen User Profile
5 Reviews
An entrepreneur and small business owner, I have lived in the Verde Valley for nearly 15 years.
Interaction with guests
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About this place
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Things to keep in mind

Check-in: After 3PM
Checkout: 11AM
Self check-in with keypad
After 3PM

House Rules

  • No smoking
  • No pets
  • No parties or events