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Recently Renovated and Distinctively Decorated

14 Reviews
Bedrooms 2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights

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Minimum Stay
7 nights


Sun City House Rental Photos and Description

House, 2 Bedrooms, 2 Baths (Sleeps 4)

Lovingly renovated, this home is a dream vacation location!

The Sun City community has it all, and this home is the perfect compliment while you are relaxing, playing golf, swimming/exercising at the recreational center or watching your favorite sports team. No detail was spared when renovating this home; stainless appliances, granite counter tops, designer furniture and finishing, a spacious outdoor patio area for nightly grilling and of course your own game room.

Relax in the great room with a 50 inch flat screen TV w/netflix movie options, spacious dining area off the kitchen, large king bedded master suite with walk-in closets, walk-in shower w/built-in bench for seating and safety bars. Queen bedded suite w/tub and shower combination and great closet space. Washer/dryer conveniently located off kitchen in its own private area. And private covered parking. Too many upgrades to mention!!!

Within 6 miles there are 7 community golf courses, 7 recreational centers, bike/walking trails, Arrowhead Mall, Challenger Space Center, West Valley Art Museum, Wildlife World Zoo, and numerous grocery and shopping areas. And for the avid sports enthusiast you can enjoy the Arizona Cardinals (NFL) and Coyotes (NHL) and several spring baseball training camps including the Kansas City Royals, Texas Rangers, San Diego Padres, Seattle Mariners, Chicago White Sox, and the Los Angeles Dodgers to name a few.

Sun City is a 55+ retirement community, the active lifestyle and many amenities will ensure that your vacation getaway is one you will want to experience over and over again.

More Details
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • Senior Adults Only Community
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair accessible

Susan Madden
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
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Calendar last updated:
October 22, 2016
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About Susan Madden

Havng grown up in Michigan and lived throughout the US in my hospitality career, I now find myself converted to the southwest desert as a slice of heaven on earth!

Susan Madden purchased this house in 2011

Why Susan Madden chose Arizona

I bought this property in late 2011 and spent 2012 completely renovating it to my very personal specifications with the eventual purpose of retiring to this home. In the meantime I have furnished it and am now excited to share it with you.

What makes this house unique

The home is a classic Sun City mid-60's ranch that is so solidly built I didn't touch the outside. Inside it was loaded with potential, so we renovated every detail and now have a completely new house once you step inside the front door.

Guestbook comments from the owner

We have really enjoyed our stay in your lovely home. The kitchen is beautiful and fully equipped with everything we needed to fix wonderful meals. The weather has been beautiful and we thoroughly enjoyed eating outdoors.
Apr 2013
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based on 14 traveler reviews

Recently Renovated and Distinctively Decorated
average rating of 4.642857 based on 17 reviews
Bothell, WA

Highly reommended!

  • 5 of 5

We have been coming to Phoenix for seven years now to spend two weeks during Spring training and each time have rented a condo or house for our stay. All have been satisfactory, but usually had their own little negative quirks. This house was the exception. The location near spring training sites, as well as stores/malls/restaurants, the cleanliness and condition of the home, the updated amenities and appliances and the attentiveness of the owner were excellent. It was a great place to stay and next year if we come back to Phoenix we will certainly try to rent it again.

  • Submitted: Apr 7, 2016
  • Stayed: Mar 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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My husband and I enjoyed very much our stay at this rental property in Sun City, AZ

  • 5 of 5

Our stay at this rental in Sun City, Arizona was at the height of spring training for baseball. It is located close to several of the ballparks which is very handy. It is a quiet neighborhood and the streets around aren't very busy. The grocery store is close by and easy to get to. We enjoyed the ease in getting to the biking, walking and/or running path which goes for miles.

The owner is very accommodating and will work with you as much as possible with any date changes, if necessary. I had told her about a large family gathering I was having while there and she made sure that I had a full propane tank for the BBQ.

I would definitely recommend this rental to others.

  • Submitted: Mar 22, 2016
  • Stayed: Feb 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I am so happy that you enjoyed your stay and that your family gathering went as well as you had hoped. Hopefully this visit will be one of many and I look forward to seeing you on future visits to the valley of the sun.
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Beautiful recently renovated home with all the comforts of home!

  • 5 of 5

This property was the perfect home for myself and my 3 dogs while staying in Sun City. The home is very comfortable with a new secure fence for the canines. Susan was very organized and provided a visitors manual to provide information about Sun City and the amenities of the surrounding area. The house was very clean and newly updated. I felt as if I was in a 5 star hotel. Everything for a extended visit is provided in the home and it is a great location to shopping and activities in the Peoria - Phoenix area. It is close to hi way 101 for easy and quick access to other areas in the metro Phoenix area. Susan is a very gracious property owner and very accommodating if you have questions during your stay.

  • Submitted: Mar 14, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your very kind comments. I look forward to seeing you on your next visit when you will become an official resident of Sun City!
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Renters Beware!

  • 1 of 5

My husband and I rented this home (yes, it is nicely decorated) for 8 nights, in December of 2015. We had a wonderful time until the owner texted us, after we left, with the accusation that we had cracked the shower door! Of course we knew that we hadn't done this (we assume the cleaning service bumped into it during cleaning) and blamed us. Anyway, the owner finally admitted that we were NOT at fault and refunded our deposit - after waiting for three weeks! THEN, nearly four weeks after our departure, she informed us that she was deducting $43.43 for a sculpture that we "stole" and replaced it with a silver glass vase! We are professional people in our late 60's and can certainly afford one of these sculptures IF we wanted one! She still insists that we took it - this is SO unbelievable! We are disputing the charge with our credit card company. IF you are so brave to rent from her, INSIST on a walk through before and after your stay. Otherwise, she will scam you next! She definately has a trust issue - STAY AWAY!

  • Submitted: Feb 7, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I am most grateful to Janet for taking the time to review my home and the kind comments she posted on VRBO along with her rave reviews left in my guestbook. First and foremost, my goal is to provide guests with a comfortable and memorable experience, which requires an immaculate and well maintained home. Regretfully, there was damage to the home that required investigation prior to refunding the damage deposit. As a VRBO owner I take great pride in exceeding my guest's expectations, as previous reviews will indicate.
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Charles City, Iowa

Nicely renovated.

  • 4 of 5

Nice home in Sun City AZ. Nice quiet area . Easy access to food, drink, shopping and entertainment.

  • Submitted: Dec 12, 2015
  • Stayed: Nov 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Dana fuller

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful home, tastefully decorated, very well furnished with every imaginable thing you could need.

  • Submitted: Jun 25, 2015
  • Stayed: Jun 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
21.5 Miles
Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport
Nearest Golf
0.5 Miles
Sun City South Course
Nearest Restaurant
0.5 Miles
Sun City
Car: necessary

Sun city is a retirement community filled with all of the activities you can imagine. With proximity to local golf courses, recreation centers, shopping, dining, spring training and professional sports all within a 20 minute drive you won't lack for things to do!


Rates & Availability

Sun City House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Fall 2016
Nov 19 2016 - Dec 31 2016
7 night minimum stay
Winter 2017
Jan 1 2017 - Apr 30 2017
7 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $500
Cleaning Fee $150

2014 High Season Weekly & Monthly rates are $1,000 per week and $4,000 per month.
Mid and Fall Season Weekly & Monthly rates are $775.00 per week and $2,950 per month.
Summer Season Weekly & Monthly rates are $650 per week and $2,400 per month.
$125.00 Non-refundable cleaning fee

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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Sun City House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1667 sq. ft.
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • 2
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (1)
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • Senior Adults Only Community
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered ...
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hot air ballooning
  • racquetball
  • swimming
  • tennis

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