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Tucson's heart in The Heart of Tucson

Bedrooms 1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 - 4 nights

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Minimum Stay
3 - 4 nights


Blenman-Elm Cottage Rental Photos and Description

1 bedroom, 1 bath, Pet Friendly, Secured Backyard, Private Drive, Carport

Homey inviting 1950's air conditioned 1 bedroom, 1 bath, residence that is inviting and makes you feel at home immediately.


Full kitchen

Living room with dining area and hide-a-bed

1 Bedroom-queen size bed

Private Utility room with washer and dryer

Large private backyard

Off-street parking, private driveway and carport

All utilities, cable and wifi provided

Located on older neighborhood street where neighbors take morning & evening strolls enjoying Tucson's sunsets, mountain views, & scents of citrus blossoms in the spring. Enjoy private, walled in backyard, great for a BBQ, while enjoying the warm Tucson sun. The yard is large, & fully secured for your pets.

You'll be close to the:

University of Arizona

University Medical Center

Historic Arizona Inn & convenient to downtown

You'll be close to many of Tucson's favorite restaurants, several within walking distance.

You'll find that nothing is far away & you'll see why people who live here love this neighborhood. It is the 'Heart of Tucson.'

Getting Around and Things To Do: Many necessities are within easy walking distance:

-a great used bookstore


-restaurants (el Rio, Kingfisher, Fio Ritos)

-University Medical Center (approximately 20 minutes walk)

-grocery store (20 minutes walk)

-convenience store (5 minutes walk)

There are many interesting, and fun day trips available in Tucson if you have a car. You'll be located within two minutes walk of an Enterprise Car Rental location if you prefer not to rent a car for the entire trip. Day trips include:

-Karchner Caverns


-Nogales Mexico

-Kitt Peak Observatory

-San Xavier Del Bac Mission

-Tumacocari Mission

-Mt. Lemmon



-Bisbee, Patagonia

-Amerind Foundation Museum

-Numerous hiking trails, bike paths and routes.

No smoking permitted indoors, however you are welcome to smoke on the front porch (and watch the world go by) or in privacy in the backyard.

More Details
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered

Member since: 2005
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
October 25, 2016
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Guestbook comments from the owner

Your house was a pleasure and real lifesaver during our hectic pre-wedding work.

Thank you for te wonderful comfortable space-we will profably be back whenever we visit our daughter and new son-in-law in Tucson.
Nov 2008
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Nearest Airport
10 Miles
Tucson International Airport
Nearest Barpub
0.2 Miles
The Bay Horse (2 blocks)/Kingfisher (1 block)
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
Reid Park
Nearest Train
3 Miles
Nearest Motorway
3 Miles
Grant and I-10
Nearest Restaurant
0.1 Miles
Kingfisher (1 block)
Nearest Beach
200 Miles
Pt. Penasco, Mexico (Rocky Point)
Car: recommended

The rental is located within 5 minutes drive of most daily conveniences, leisure shopping, and service needs. Some of Tucson's favorite restaurants are within walking distance.

Tucson is in the Sonoran Desert's northern reaches. Its higher altitude provides slightly more rainfall & is therefore greener than the Phoenix deserts. Tucson is surrounded by mountains always visible wherever you are.

Attractions: Desert museum, Sabino Canyon, East and west Sahuaro National Monument, art galleries in Tucson's downtown, Foothilss, Tubac & Bisbee, visit Nogales, Mexico Items vary from Indian jewelry to paintings to pottery & glassware, all made by local artists. Visit Nogales, Mexico 1 hour south of Tucson, San Xavier del Bac Mission and Tumacoccori mission ruins.

Tucson offers the best authentic sonoran style Mexican food. Enjoy mariachi ballads while eating a chimichanga (invented in Tucson)!

Other Activities: See the Sonoran desert, Sabino Canyon, golf, hiking, shopping, relaxing days spent outdoors


Rates & Availability

Blenman-Elm Cottage Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
April thru November
Apr 10 2016 - Oct 31 2016
4 night minimum stay
Peak winter 2017
Jan 21 2017 - Mar 1 2017
4 night minimum stay
Mar 2 2017 - Apr 15 2017
3 night minimum stay
Early Winter 2016
Oct 1 2017 - Jan 15 2018
4 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $100
Refundable depst per pet $100
Refundable damage deposit $100

Weekly rate is applied to stays of 4 days or more (Homeaway/VRBO estimates don't show this). Contact us for pricing.
$100 cleaning fee applies to all rentals.
No fee for pets, however $100 refundable deposit per pet required.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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Blenman-Elm Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 700 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Downtown
  • Town
  • Away From It All
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Living Room - 1 sleep sofa /futon , Hide-a-bed
  • Bedroom is nicely decorated with comfortable queen size bed and closet. Living room has a hide-a-bed that can sleep two.
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • 4 garden chairs
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • duty free shops
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • roller blading
  • tennis
Although listed as non-smoker only, guests are welcome to smoke on the front porch, or in privacy in the backyard. Pets under 50 lbs are welcome, 2 maximum. 1 pet only, if 50 to 75 lbs. 75 lbs maximum.

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