Large 1 bedroom home in fully fenced yard. Sofa bed in living area for 2nd guest or occasional visitor. Utilities, cable TV and wireless internet are included in rent with 1 trash pickup per week.
Quiet residential area close to shopping, winter festivals and many resturants. Mail service to neighborhood box. Low traffic area good for walks or biking. Car is recommended for sightseeing and shopping. Winter visitors flock here to enjoy the moderate temperatures and days of sunshine.
GPS Coordinates: 32 39' 40.3'N, 114 27' 25.6'W
Elevation 267 ft
Activites in the area: Many attractions are within a 30 minute drive. Visit the Colorado River area for parks and water activities. Old town has many opportunities to visit historical areas, such as the territiorial prision or 100+ year old buildings. Also found downtown are numerous weekend festivals & actitivies. Visit art galleries, the old theatre with new plays each season or enjoy the food & booths at the art and crafts festivals.
December includes productions of The Nutcracker and fun at Christmas Village. January offers the Gathering of the Gunfighters and Civil War reinactment. There is a gem & mineral show and car show during the month of March. Also in March is the 50th annual air show and open house at the Marine Corp Air Station.
Agriculture & Shopping: The area is known as the winter lettuce capital. Through out the winter fresh fruit and vegetables are availble at both the Farmer's Market and stalls. Take the agriculture tour and learn more about where our food comes from.
Yuma has two major shopping centers, 2 multiscreen theatres, 3 marketplaces--2 open air. Too many resturants to count.
Algodones, Mexico is only a 30 minute drive. Filled with open air and enclosed stalls, dentists, eye doctors, pharmacies and good resturants. Need passport and/or Visa to visitl.
Golf & Recreation: Numerous golf courses are available with the closest one less than 1 mile away. Also offered are hot air ballon rides, balloon festival. A little further away are the Imperial Valley sand dunes & paddleboat or jet boat tours.