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Desert garden w. private heated pool in exclusive north Scottsdale

Håkan Söderbom

Member since: 2012
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Speaks: english, swedish, norwegian
Sleeps8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 30 nights

Håkan Söderbom

Member since: 2012
Speaks: english, swedish, norwegian
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Within a few hours
Response rate:
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Calendar last updated:
May 7, 2015
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Desert garden w. private heated pool in exclusive north Scottsdale

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 30 nights

Overview

Scottsdale House Rental Photos and Description

3,200 sqf, one level, 4 bedrooms, heated pool, BBQ, desert garden

Please note that we do not advertise on Craigslist. Any ads on Craigslist or any other 'free' services are not by the homeowner.

We are in a secluded neighborhood that embraces the desert experience. Our house sits on the most private and best cul-de-sac lot surrounded by natural desert on three sides. It is scenic and peaceful with desert views.

Split bedrooms provide separation between the master bedroom and the rest of the house. This is a light and airy house with tons of glass in the family room, kitchen, dining room and master bedroom, overlooking a desert oasis yard. The covered patio and built in BBQ complete the pool area as a place to mingle or just relax. And of course this house is in impeccable condition, completely renovated with love.

This property is exceptionally well located just off Scottsdale Road, yet presenting an uninterrupted desert view with privacy. Within 10 miles you will find 18 golf courses, including Troon North and The Boulders. If you tire of playing golf why not attend dinner at the Four Seasons or enjoy the scenery at Blue Martini?

This property has a lot to offer everyone, whether you are an avid golfer, nightlife aficionado, mountain or desert hiker, or just want to linger by the pool with an Edgar Allan Poe.

More Details
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Håkan Söderbom (Owner)
Member since: 2012
Call Owner
Enter your email address to view the phone number
Speaks: english, swedish, norwegian
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
May 7, 2015

About Håkan Söderbom

This is us, Kay and Håkan. We bought our Scottsdale house in 2012 as our second home and planned retirement home. When we are not at Casa Hopi we are either on the road or at our offices in Seattle, WA. We are both in the IT industry, which is also how we met a long time ago; Kay and Håkan worked for a US software company in the UK and Sweden respectively. After living together for several years in London we were both transferred to the corporate headquarters in the US. We have since left the company to continue our careers elsewhere.

Håkan Söderbom purchased this house in 2012

Why Håkan Söderbom chose Scottsdale

We had a range of criteria for our house, the first that it should have good privacy with views and still be close enough to shops and conveniences. We think we found the perfect property in a well manicured community that embraces the desert experience but still less than 2 miles from high end shopping.

What makes this house unique

Our home is situated at the end of a cul-du-sac with the largest desert garden and desert on three sides of the house. Desert hiking and biking start behind the property and within 10 minutes drive there are over 15 golf courses and hundreds of miles of trails.

Why HomeAway

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 30 nights
Book with confidence
Book with confidence
Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees
Add vacation protection services to your booking
Three services to protect your trip:
Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.
Guarantee the rental meets your expectations
Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.

Reviews

5
based on 26 traveler reviews

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Desert garden w. private heated pool in exclusive north Scottsdale
average rating of 5.0 based on 26 reviews
5

Brits. review of Casa Hopi - March 2015

  • 5 of 5

We spent the whole of March at Casa Hopi and were joined by our son and his young family for one week whilst there.The property is exactly as the website portrays, modern,very clean and with all the amenities which you hope for and are delighted to experience.

It is situated at the end of a cul de sac overlooking a desert landscape with regular views of the indigenous wildlife from the pool and patio area.

It is far enough away (approx.15 minutes) from Scottsdale to enjoy the local landscape without being isolated and is only a few minutes away from excellent grocery stores, pharmacies, banks and golf courses.

We would certainly recommend it for young and old alike and very much hope to return.

  • Submitted: Apr 3, 2015
  • Stayed: Mar 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Northern Wisconsin
5

Midwesterner's point of view of Casa Hopi

  • 5 of 5

This property was modern, clean, convenient to so many things north of Phoenix, Az. It has a great pool and wildlife access. We saw a cayote, Bobwhites and other indiginous creatures. The property is on the end of a quiet paved road but is minutes from grocery stores, pharmacies, banks etc. It is 15 minutes to Scottsdale proper. It is an hour and a half to wonderful Sedona. The grand canyon and other sites are not so far. Great property at a great location! It was a wonderful winter break for people from the northern midwest.

  • Submitted: Jan 24, 2015
  • Stayed: Dec 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
5

WOW – what a home *****

  • 5 of 5

We rented Kay & Hakan’s home for our vacations in Scottsdale, not have been happier and easily accommodated somewhere else. The vacation home is enormous, has a lovely pool with new BBQ and plenty of outdoor seating. Inside loads of kitchenware, awesome TV, everything we needed, very excellent equipped. The property was clean, highly recommend this rental. Around the doors had been traps against vermin cruising around in the dessert. We definitively stay here again, if we make it back to Scottsdale. Thank you very much, appreciated the hospitality and welcome gifts.

  • Submitted: Aug 27, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
5

Relaxing Perfection!

  • 5 of 5

Our family loved our stay at CasaHopi, where do I begin. I loved the beautiful floors, decor and awesome view! As a bird watcher I was thrilled with being able to see the verdin, phainopepla, curve billed thrasher and pyrrhuloxia, among others, daily. After a day of golf, hiking or Spring ball games our family reconnected by the gas fire pit outside by the pool to some music, choice of beverage and conversation. The pool was just the right temperature and the house was well stocked. If we don't find a place of our own we would absolutely come back!

  • Submitted: Apr 1, 2014
  • Stayed: Mar 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
New York City
5

We loved Casa Hopi

  • 5 of 5

We rented Casa Hopi for a long girlfriends weekend. The home is beautiful and the kitchen is well equipped. The house is off a main road but on a quiet street; it's easy to get around town. The owners were very patient to answer our questions and were very welcoming. We would definitely rent Casa Hopi again.

  • Submitted: Feb 24, 2014
  • Stayed: Feb 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Many thanks! We are very happy that you had the opportunity to make good use of our well equipped kitchen that has most everything needed for cooking, baking and entertaining. You probably noticed that most of the equipment had never been used before. Your tips also helped us add a few missing pieces! Welcome back to Casa Hopi for a longer stay in the future! Note that we recently changed our minimum rental period to 30 days in order to conform to the City of Scottsdale policies.
5

Gorgeous home with everything included!

  • 5 of 5

Just got back from 7 days in Scottsdale and we were lucky enough to pick this house for our accommodations. We had 4 guys doing a golf trip/ Phoenix open and the house was amazing. Not only for it's style but the #1 thing we loved was that it had everything you could ask for in a home. From all the condiments for making your dinner, to a few beers in the fridge when you got there and even sun screen for by the pool and even a skype phone for calling back home. There was tons of room and everything was very comfortable, lots of towels, and it was very nicely decorated. Very comfortable. Great hosts and everything was very well communicated and as expected. Would stay there again in a heart beat! Thanks for having us!

  • Submitted: Feb 6, 2014
  • Stayed: Jan 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are super happy your vacation turned out so well and that Casa Hopi exceeded your expectations! And many thanks for taking such good care of our home! We hope to see you back in Scottsdale next season.

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Nearest Airport
10 Miles
Scottsdale Airport
Nearest Barpub
5 Miles
multiple
Nearest Golf
10 Miles
18 different golf courses
Nearest Motorway
7 Miles
101
Nearest Restaurant
5 Miles
multiple
Car: necessary

Scottsdale Vista Estates is located in the very north part of Scottsdale, away from the hustle and bustle. Now you probably think you have to go far for shopping and restaurants, but nothing could be further from the truth; the difference is that up here in 'the north' we value the genuine desert experience so the the low-slung shopping centers are hidden away behind trees and cacti to provide that serene feeling of being in the desert, even though the ice cream shop is just around the corner.

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Rates & Availability

From $5,160 Per month

Scottsdale House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Spring 2015
May 1 2015 - Jun 30 2015
30 night minimum stay
$5,160
 
 
Summer 2015
Jul 1 2015 - Sep 30 2015
30 night minimum stay
$5,160
 
 
Fall 2015
Oct 1 2015 - Nov 15 2015
30 night minimum stay
$8,604
 
 
Winter High 2015/16
Nov 16 2015 - Jan 31 2016
30 night minimum stay
$10,256
 
 
Spring Peak 2016
Feb 1 2016 - Apr 30 2016
30 night minimum stay
$10,801
 
 
My Standard Rate
30 night minimum stay
$11,916
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $500.00
Move out cleaning $300.00 + Tax
Tax Rate 8.95%
Notes Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed.
Pool temperature is dependent on pool cover being applied during the night.
Damage protection insurance can be offered in lieu of damage deposit. Please inquire.

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Amenities

Scottsdale House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 3200 sq. ft.
  • 1 story
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Computer Available
  • Covered Parking
  • Fireplace ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Free Long Distance ...
  • Garage ...
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Stove ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Lavatory - Granite countertop, natural stone sink and travertine floor.
    Bathroom 2 - Travertine floor.
    Master Bathroom - Luxury under floor heating, travertine throughout.
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 4/Office - 1 sleep sofa /futon , Office during the day. Sofa with fold-out bed.
    Master Bedroom - 1 king , Under floor heating and private entrance to pool area
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , Beautiful bedroom furnished in Colonial style
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , Very comfortable bed with furniture inspired by local artist
  • King Size Beds (1), Queen Size Beds (2), Fold-out Sofa Bed (1) BabyBjörn cot available on request.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Game Console
  • Video Games ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • 8 garden chairs
  • 2 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Private Pool ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • museums
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
Notes:
The house is electronically automated with lights, music, doors and security all running with the latest in home automation. You will be given a personal code for your stay. Use this code to open the doors without a key. To control the music system, two iPods are provided and you can also connect your own iPod/iPhone/iPad to control the music. Please inquire.

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