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10 Best Vrbo Vacation Rentals In Tucson Estates, Arizona - Updated 2021

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Tucson Estates, near Tuscon, is one of the best-kept secrets of Arizona. It is a friendly retirement community in Pima County. If you are looking for a quiet, relaxed, resort-style stay in Arizona then Tucson Estates is your best choice. Everywhere you go in Tucson Estates, you’ll have a stunning view of Tucson Mountains. Surrounded by the wild deserts and haunting roads, you’ll feel the expanse of nature here. There is always something going on here - activities, programs, golf, tennis, pickleball, parties, and a host of other events. In addition, you’ll have some really great holiday homes to choose from. Whether you want to have an offbeat journey or are in town on work, take some time to explore Tucson Estates and its unique culture. To help you plan a fantastic stay we have come up with a list of the best Vrbo vacation rentals in Tucson Estates, Arizona.

1. Luxurious solar home near Saguaro National Park (from USD 225)

vrbo tucson estates | luxurious solar home near saguaro national park
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Alma Del Sol is an eco-friendly desert retreat located a short 30-minute drive to downtown Tucson. Artistically built, the house incorporates solar energy, water catchment, and greywater systems. It is right next to the Saguaro National Park, BLM Wildlife Refuge, and Pima County Park. The house has 4 bedrooms and sleeps up to 23 people. You’ll also have all the regular amenities here such as air conditioning, heater, internet, a fully functional kitchen, TV, and laundry facilities.

Stunning Solar Home Next to Saguaro National Park with Hot Tub Patio
Tucson, AZ, US
8 reviews
House 23 Guests 4 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
Came here with children/grandchildren ranging from ages 8 to 45
the Tucson Mountains and Tucson itself Fully equipped for cooking in easy to chill in the great room after a day of hiking big enough that even a large group of introverts could all find their...
Alma del Sol delivered Plenty of beds and space for everybody Plenty of extra bedding for chilly nights too
We needed a comfortable private and affordable location for a week-long retreat and
and we were able to start almost all of our rides right from the house
Cleanliness:
The house is very well equipped for large groups
Host:
Marshall and Glenda were extremely accommodating
This is our last day and nobody wants to leave Owner very friendly and helpful
We used it as our base camp from which to make day trips to explore the area Marshall and Glenda were wonderful hosts and went above and beyond to make our stay enjoyable
The house hot tub and incredible surroundings made for great camps
The evaporative cooling system kept us comfy after long hot days in the saddle We made sure to take advantage of the great view of the stars from the hot tub in the evenings as a way to relax sore...
Location:
The sunrises and sunsets were gorgeous right from the house but for visitors interested in something
The surrounding area is excellent for biking and running
We stayed at Alma del Sol in March 2016 with a group of 12 veterans
Five of us stayed at Alma Del Sol on a girls get-away
It is conveniently located on a nicely landscaped property that is well off the beaten path while affording easy access to the entire Tucson area
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2. Scenic Santa Fe-style casita (from USD 40)

Endless views, breathtaking sunsets, clear views of Babaoquivari and Kitts Peak, and a comfortable home - you’ll get all this more at this cozy studio apartment. The studio apartment has a queen bed, a futon, and enormous windows. It is fitted with all the essential amenities including air conditioning, heating, laundry services, free internet, television, and a charming wood burning kiva fireplace. Stay here to get your creative juices flowing and connect with nature.

Endless Views Sunrise to Sunset- Charming Casita- Saguaro West
77 reviews
cottage 4 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
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Amenities & Room:
Large one room newer home on 5 acres of open desert - 100
The casita itself is beautiful - spacious tastefully furnished and equipped with all the amenities you could want - but it is the location that takes your breath away
The view faces west meaning that each day ends with a beautiful desert
It is also full of thoughtful touches that makes it feel more like home away from home than a hotel or other short-term rental
The casita is thougtfully decorated and has everything needed for a comfortable stay for up to four people
Cleanliness:
Super clean and wonderfully equipped
Host:
our host could not have been more friendly and attentive
Cynthia was a great host - very accommodating and helpful
The entire experience met and exceeded our expectations
my son acted as though he had died and gone to heaven
Our hosts Cynthia and Allan are very warm generous and interesting people who made us feel right at home Sunsets in the desert are spectacular
Location:
The Casita was a lovely space in a beautiful setting
We loved the location only a few miles from the Saguaro National Park
It's a beautiful 15 mile drive through Tucson Mountain Park to the bulk of the city of Tucson
this is the place Only 10 minutes from the west side of Saguaro National Park and Mountain Desert Museum and an hour from the east side of the park
The west-side location is great for easy access to hiking trails within the national park and the Tucson Mountain Park to the wonderful Arizona-Sonoran Desert Museum and to Kitt Peak observatory ...
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3. Sunny home with gorgeous desert views (from USD 40)

Looking for your own private sanctuary in the Arizonian desert? Look no further than this property. It is a two-bedroom house that can accommodate up to four guests. There is free internet, free parking, air conditioning, laundry facilities, and a fully equipped kitchen. Sit on the porch with a cocktail, and watch the sunset over the mountains. Walk under a canopy of stars at night. Find your dream getaway in this comfortable home.

Beautiful desert view fully furnished comfortable home
2 reviews
House 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
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It felt like we were leaving home when we locked the door for the last time
Drive down a rough dusty trail open the gate and drive into your own private sanctuary Not for everyone
The owners became friends and the beauty of the mountains in the background make this one of our treasured memories
The views from the two porches overlooked two different mountain ranges and it was hard to decide which one to relax on The layout of the rooms were very well placed and the full kitchen with appl...
A month was not long enough
Host:
The property is owned by two delightful and gracious hosts who provided a very comfortable and clean home for us with everything we needed
Just a short drive to all things you might need or want; shops groceries gas movies
We have greatly enjoyed this quiet desert property Far enough from the hustle and bustle and traffic noise
Location:
restaurants and Tucson sites Loved the drive up the mountain to Tucson Desert Museum Old Tucson and Saguaro National Forest
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4. Quintessential desert home for six guests (from USD 85)

This quiet, friendly home is located close to Old Tucson, Desert Museum, and Saguaro National Park. The house is well appointed, clean, and spacious. You’ll have all the essential amenities here as well as access to community facilities. It has three bedrooms and accommodates up to six guests. The high-speed free internet is much appreciated by guests. Touches like the pizza oven in the kitchen, new patio furniture, and well-stocked kitchen add to the comfort of visitors.

Beautiful Tucson Casa
23 reviews
House 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
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Amenities & Room:
master bed and living room furniture
clean beautiful extremely equipped with everything you would need for a long or short stay
and we noted the new patio furniture pizza oven
Cleanliness:
I don't usually right reviews
Tennis and pool are available Thanks for sharing this lovely home
Host:
Well appointed beautiful home Thanks
well appointed nicely decorated home
Desert Museum and Saguro National Park Home was well appointed and very comfortable
We stayed for 4 weeks and couldn't be happier with the stay
Location:
This lovely neighborhood is tucked up against Tucson Mountain Park and we enjoyed walking out the door for a hike
quiet friendly neighborhood close to Old Tucson
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5. Stunning holiday home with gorgeous views (from USD 600)

stunning holiday home with gorgeous views
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Does the idea of living in a tranquil and elegant desert home appeal to you? If yes, then you will love staying at this Santa Fe home on a 5-acre (2.02 hectare) property. The 4 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms tiled home has 14-feet (4.2 m) cathedral ceilings, 3 floor-to-ceiling stone fireplaces, a dog run, a fully equipped laundry room, and modern heating and cooling system. With a gated entrance and efficient security system, you are bound to feel safe here. Old Tucson Studios, Tucson Mountain Park and the Desert Museum are all just a few minutes away.

Desert Oasis Get Away
Tucson, AZ, US
5 reviews
House 10 Guests 3 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms
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Amenities & Room:
but it kept failing and
The only recommendation I will provide is to have a cleaning service come in prior to check-in to dust the home down; mop floors and ensure no sign of previous guest remain - such as towels left in...
Host:
he pictures and Angela could not have been a kinder more helpful host
Angela was professional with booking the Desert Oasis and greeting us to check us into a beautiful home sitting in the desert natural setting
Her hospitality also greeted us with a welcome card and a bottle of wine which was an added surprise
Each guest should be charged for cleaning services which is typical when you reserve a home using Home
The home is beautiful and well appointed
Location:
We got it started a couple times
The views left us speechless as did sunrises and sunsets and starry nights
There are blowers in three rooms which operate on their own and helped a lot but the furnace really needs to function
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6. Beautiful home with a charming citrus grove (from USD 55)

A beautiful holiday home where both the interiors and exteriors are impeccably maintained. The three-bedroom house comes with all the essential amenities and is ideal for groups and families. You have everything you need to cook your meals, keep yourself entertained, and comfortable. Step out into the verdant backyard and stroll in a citrus grove. Enjoy community facilities such as a clubhouse, heated swimming pool, Jacuzzi, tennis courts and putting green. It is indeed a home away from home.

Solar-powered Three Bedroom Home With Mountain Views and Citrus Grove
9 reviews
House 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
It really felt comfortable like "home"
a well equipped kitchen plenty of linens and towels
so you don't need to buy everything
The house has all the necessities needed for a month long stay
The kitchen had everythign we needed to cook and other useful odds and ends such as scissors Lenka was always great to talk to on the phone
Host:
We visited the desert museum which was close by as well as Saguaro NP
The owners are responsive and helpful
paper goods laundry needs trash bags etc )
We will come again and recommend their residence to all potential guests
well equipped extremely quiet lots of birds to observe in the yard
Location:
Loved the location of this house right on the edge of the desert yet surrounded by other houses Walking distance to a very nice pool Great location for visiting Arizona Sonoran Desert Museum ...
The private backyard backs unto a golf course and has a lovely view of the Cat Mountains
But a bit of a drive to the nearest supermarket
The kids really enjoyed having the pool just a short walk away
If you just want to stay around the house and relax the community pool is within site from the front porch
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7. Sprawling holiday home near the golf course (from USD 50)

sprawling holiday home near the golf course
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This three-bedroom mobile home comfortably sleeps six guests. It has two bathrooms, a fitness room, a well-equipped kitchen, a dining area, an entertaining room, and a lovely deck and patio to relax at. You’ll also have access to a private heated pool, a community pool, and a hot tub. As this home is part of a 55+ community, you’ll find it a safe place with plenty of activities and amenities.

Spacious home on the golf course. Great mountain views. Quiet and relaxing.
Tucson, AZ, US
3 reviews
mobile home 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
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Amenities & Room:
the back deck overlooks an arroyo and a ridge in the tucson state park, which merges into the saguaro federal park
golf is included as part of the nominal guest fee to use the community facilities
take the trolley up the the top of the canyon and hike down alongside the river
saguaro national park has many miles of trails, including one to hike up to petroglyphs
Cleanliness:
there are pickleball and tennis courts available
this home has been significantly renovated, is very clean, and comfortable with plenty of space
Host:
in our three week stay we were treated to mule deer crossing back and forth along the arroyo, coyotes ghosting along beside the house sniffing for the bunny's who had visited, and javelina snufflin...
the community is well organised and has lots of great facilities including a large, senior friendly pool and hot tub as well as a family pool great for grandkids
go ahead and buy the 40 pound sack if you are staying for a couple of weeks
the community is next to a circle k for the morning newspaper, a small, family diner for morning coffee and breakfast, a mexican restaurant for dinners, and an ace hardware store for bird seed
the rental overlooks the golf course for residents
Location:
a community newsletter when we checked in provided times and locations for numerous arts and crafts meetings, group exercise of several types, and a number of social clubs
be sure to wear shoes or sandals suitable to walking through water
within 24 hours we had to buy two bird identification books and a pair of binoculars to try to identify all the species who came in to delight us
it was an easy stop at the end of the day for an hour or two after exploring other parts of the tucson area
it is a manufactured home located in a plus 55 community of manufactured homes first established back in the '60's
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8. Mini mansion with mountain view and a pool (from USD 250)

This four-bedroom house is perfect for large families and groups. Located in a secluded area, it offers stunning views of Arizonian mountains and easy access to hiking trails. All the rooms are fully furnished and fitted up with all the essential amenities: air conditioning, washer and dryer, heater, TV with cable, and free internet. There is also a well-maintained swimming pool. If you want to prepare your own meals, there is a well-equipped kitchen and pantry as well.

A Spacious Gem in Tucson, with Pool!
20 reviews
House 18 Guests 4 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms
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Amenities & Room:
The bed in the master bedroom is a king
As two parents traveling with one teenager and mother-in-law it was great for everyone to have a bedroom plus large living spaces and a kitchen
The property accommodated our needs and was well equipped from the kitchen shower bedrooms and laundry
All 8 of us were very comfortable
The kitchen could use some new Utensils serving platters and miscellaneous items like dish towels but Other than that the house was lovely
Cleanliness:
Kitchen had basics and we were able to cook breakfast daily
The owner was very helpful and inviting The house was clean and Comfortable
Host:
The owner was great and got all the needed information to me
The property owner was very responsive and provided great direction on expectations
the owner was very accommodating with our late check out request
Wonderful accommodations that housed the 9 of us effortlessly Nice backyard setting for warmer evenings
Our grandchildren loved the pool
Location:
Other parks like Sabino Canyon were a 30 min drive across town
The house also had a great speaker system
The house is showing a little bit of wear but was clean overall
It was very close to the Desert Museum and Old Tuscon
This was our second time staying in "Marty's vacation house" and it was just as great as the first time
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9. Intimate desert hideaway (from USD 65)

This studio located just five minutes from Arizona- Sonoran Desert Museum and Red Rock Park visitors center is the perfect place to explore the wilderness of Arizona. Whether you are a solo traveler or a couple on a romantic getaway, you are bound to fall in love with this comfortably done up a holiday home. There is even a small kitchenette to prepare your meals and a swimming pool to relax in.

Saguaro Suite- Desert Hideway
23 reviews
Apartment 3 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
Clean cozy and comfortable place in the desert
The bedroom is separated from the tv room/kitchenette area by a well appointed bathroom thus keeping the noise level down in the bedroom if one of us wanted to stay up
Cynthia's suite is beautifully appointed with modern comfortable furniture and striking folk art
it is a long way to town and the freeways
The suite was spotless and furnished very thoughtfully; it was luxuriously comfortable and cooking was nearly as easy as at home
Cleanliness:
The suite is comfortable and thoughtfully decorated and very clean
The VRBO was very relaxing and perfect for our needs
The apartment is beautifully decorated and the desert garden is gorgeous
Scenery was beautiful and the place was quiet and serene
Host:
She was always available to help us giving us sugar tongs for the grill and information whenever we needed it
She greeted us and oriented us to the suite and surroundings
Cynthia was a wonderful host and her secluded desert home is beautiful We really enjoyed the peace and quiet and watching all the desert wildlife
We ate most meals outside and enjoyed watching the birds and animals
And Cynthia is a friendly and accommodating host As others have mentioned
Location:
Nice location and away from Tucson
but within 15 min of the city
There are no restaurants nearby except for a pizza/ BBQ house about 5 miles away
It was peaceful and beautiful Perfect for those liking to get away from the city
the nearest supermarket is 15 miles away
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10. Peaceful home at the foothills of Tuscon Mountains (from USD 75)

A sunny, cheerful house with huge picture windows and French doors that bring the Arizonian landscape right into the house. You will have a comfortable stay here with quality furniture, pleasing decor, air conditioning, heating, swimming pool, internet, laundry, kitchen, and other essential facilities. The house has three bedrooms, two bathrooms, a spacious dining area, and even bicycles for guests to use. And, it is located at the foothills of Tuscon Mountains with some gorgeous hiking trails just a few steps away.

Tennis, Hiking, Nature and Beauty!!! Book Now!
24 reviews
House 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
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Amenities & Room:
The front has a small patio - would be great to have a small table and chairs there to watch the sunset
The pool was a bonus very large
The full kitchen had all the pots/pans and basics
and we prepared some lunches to take on our hikes
The kitchen had everything we needed
Cleanliness:
Spotlessly clean and simply appointed rooms
House was clean and comfortable
Sasha's house was very clean and tidy
The neighborhood was quiet and the house was clean
Beds were clean and comfy
Host:
Sasha was a wonderful host sending us the information we needed before we arrived and answering our questions promptly throughout our stay
everyone we met was friendly
Sasha you were a wonderful host and always replied to my questions Your housekeeper as well was so very plesant
etc and a basic first aid kit
Sasha was attentive to our needs even though she lives out of the area
Location:
Great location right across the street from Tucson Mountain Park and literally minutes from Saguara National Park West and the Sonoran High Desert Museum
Right near the Desert Museum about 20 min from downtown
It is a very spread out city
This location was great for Tucson Mountain Park and Saguaro National Park
and we could walk across the street into Tucson Mountain Park
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Tucson Estates: far from the madding crowd

Whether you like to relax by a pool, play golf with friends, go for drives in the Arizonian desert, hike, or just relax beside a window with a view - you’ll find that bit of peace you are looking for at Tucson Estates. Away from the tourist crowds and trappings, you’ll get to spend some honest time with nature. And, have plenty of fun activities to keep things stirred up. So don’t think twice before booking a trip to Tucson Estates.

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