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Large Studio Guesthouse in Central Tucson Historic Neighborhood

Sleeps2
Bedrooms Studio
Bathrooms1
Space 480 sq ft
Property type studio
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

Studio, 1 Bath (Sleeps 2)

This is a gorgeous studio guesthouse in an historic, central Tucson neighborhood.

Features: queen size bed; central A/C and heat; spacious sitting area with fireplace; dining/work area; mini kitchen with a sink, microwave, refrigerator and induction burner; bathroom with shower and walk-in closet; lovely courtyard with plenty of seating; pool available at certain times

Amenities: all linens and towels; dishes, pots and pans, silverware and glasses; free WI-FI and cable TV/DVD; hair dryer; ironing board and iron; Keurig hot drink machine and coffee pot

More Details

Owner
Michelle Stubbs
Member since: 2012
Speaks english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
40%
Calendar last updated:
June 18, 2018

About Michelle Stubbs

I was born and raised in Tucson. I lived in NYC for many years and returned to Tucson in 1987. My family currently lives in the main house on the property where the guest house is located.

Michelle Stubbs purchased this studio in 2005

Why Michelle Stubbs chose Blenman-Elm

I have always loved this area of Tucson. I grew up in a house a few blocks away from this house. The property is like having your own private oasis right in the heart of Tucson. Privacy and close to everything - what more could you ask for?

What makes this studio unique

The main house and guesthouse are located in a truly historic, beautiful neighborhood. The main house was believed to have been built in the 1930s for the first manager of the Arizona Inn. I loved this house the second I walked in the front door. The guesthouse (approximately 700 square feet)was built in 1958. It's a terrific open layout with a sitting area with a fireplace, working/dining area, etc.

Amenities

Accommodation and Amenities for this vacation studio rental in Blenman-Elm, Arizona

Property Type:
  • studio
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 480 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 12:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 12:00 PM
  • Max. occupancy: 2
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Historic
  • Romantic
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Wood Fireplace
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Freezer ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 2 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • Studio, Sleeps 2
  • Sleeping area - 1 queen
  • Queen size bed (1)
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool ...
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • racquetball
  • rock climbing
  • roller blading
  • swimming
  • tennis

Reviews

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Large Studio Guesthouse in Central Tucson Historic Neighborhood
average rating of 4.9772725 based on 44 reviews
5

Perfect place for a getaway to Tucson!

  • 5 of 5

Wish I had found this sooner! Lovely, clean, well-equipped, charming, quiet yet close-in location. We came for our son’s graduation and it was absolutely perfect! Will definitely be staying here again next time we venture this way!!

  • Submitted: 13-May-2018
  • Stayed: May 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Kettering, Ohio
5

Comfort, Cleanliness and Convenience

  • 5 of 5

We experience our third stay at this comfortable, clean and conveniently located guest studio over the past ten days. We like be staying here each year when the Ohio winters get to be too much for us. Michelle is a wonderful host and the facility, including the sun-filled patio, is just perfect for us

  • Submitted: 28-Mar-2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Lovely host, clean and comfortable studio.

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed our stay here very much. Close to U of A campus and central location made for easy trips to downtown. The studio is spacious and sparkling clean. Michelle is gracious and kind. We hope to return next year!

  • Submitted: 17-Mar-2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wisconsin
5

Charming and convenient

  • 5 of 5

The owner is very gracious and the property is charming. There are no laundry facilities or much of a kitchen but that is all the more reason to get out and discover what Tucson has to offer.

  • Submitted: 15-Mar-2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

As good as they say it is

  • 5 of 5

Charming and well-taken care of. Private and safe. One of the better VRBO places I have ever stayed in. Excellent value.

  • Submitted: 11-Mar-2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Colorado
5

Awesome little casa

  • 5 of 5

What a great little place. Nicely appointed and in a great location. Great private courtyard for hanging out and Michelle ,the owner, was very attentive. I would definitley stay again and highly recommend it.

  • Submitted: 2-Mar-2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
10 Miles
Tucson International Airport
Nearest Barpub
0.1 Miles
The Arizona Inn
Nearest Golf
3 Miles
Randolph Park Golf Course
Nearest Motorway
2.5 Miles
I-10
Nearest Restaurant
0.1 Miles
The Arizona Inn
Nearest Ski
30 Miles
Mount Lemmon
Car: recommended

The best location for great dining, shopping, museums, the University of Arizona, downtown, the famous yearly Gem and Mineral Show , movies, theater, and the University Medical Center (the list is endless) are all within minutes away. It's also easy to get to The Desert Museum, Sabino Canyon, and the freeway for day trips to Tubac, Nogales, Bisbee and the Biosphere.

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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this vacation studio rental in Blenman-Elm, Arizona

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Fall
Sep 1 - Dec 21
2 night minimum stay
C$126
C$837
 
 
Winter / Spring
Dec 22 - May 31
2 night minimum stay
C$166
C$1,116
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
C$113
 

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee C$66.42

MONTHLY RATES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST
9/1/2012 through 12/21/2012 - $95.00 night/$630.00 wk 12/22/2012 through 5/31/2013 - $125.00 night/$840.00 wk
6/1/2013 through 8/31/2013 - $85.00 night/$560.00 wk
If only staying one night there is an additional $35.00 cleaning fee

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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