We just keep saying "This is the best time we have had in the several years we have been coming to Mesa!" John and Cindy's home is the nicest home we have ever rented. It is liking staying in your best friend's home while they are out of town - everything you could possibly need and more and so beautifully maintained. There are not enough adjectives to describe the beauty of the back yard. You are at the most elegant resort and you have rented the Presidential Cottage with your own private oasis. These pictures do not begin to display the beauty and restfulness and fun of this yard We had family join us and the layout of the home allowed all of us to feel as if we had our own private wing. John and Cindy are available should you have any questions - however everything is completely explained in their book complete with suggestions of things to do. Things we can recommend - explore the countryside and take advantage of the many hiking trails, Casa Grande Ruins and the Besh Ba Gowan Ruins, drive the Salt River Canyon, discover Old Town Scottsdale, discover Cave Creek, Take the drive through Jerome through Red Rock Highway Look to Sedona to discover the majesty of the Red Rocks. Each evening you come home to your own private oasis. And all this, if you can get yourself to leave this wonderful resort home. What a pure pleasure working with John and Cindy and when you see the beauty of this home, you can see how much they love it and there time in AZ also. You will not find a place to equal this!!!!! We will be back as soon as we can.