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Tom & Gretchen Jacobs

Member since: 2013
Speaks: english

Quaint, Clean, Renovated Private Home In Downtown Scottsdale

15 Reviews
Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 30 nights

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Overview

South Scottsdale House Rental Photos and Description

Modern, Private, 3 Bedroom + 2 Bath Home, Centrally Located

This beautiful, completely renovated three-bedroom/two bath home is all about location, location, location! This home is walking distance to the Roaring Fork restaurant and Fashion Square Mall. Just down the street from Camelback Mountain where you can hike - and there are lots of other hiking areas nearby. Or bring your bikes and ride everywhere around Old Town from our home. In March, check out the three spring training facilities nearby and literally hundreds of bars & restaurants. Art walks, the waterfront and Southbridge. Gammage Auditorium has Broadway shows all year round and our home is minutes from the Phoenix Zoo and Botanical Gardens. There are more luxury spas, golf courses and fitness opportunities within three miles of the home than likely any other place in the country. Come for the Phoenix Open Golf Tournament! This modern, comfortable 1500 sq ft home has been floor to ceiling, completely renovated, no expense spared. The home features a large' Samsung flat screen TV and cable. It also has wireless internet, granite countertops, full size washer/dryer, and stainless steel appliances in the kitchen. A Keurig coffee maker as well as a standard coffee maker are provided. Master bath includes a walk-in tiled shower which has shower heads on ceiling and wall. The second bedroom has a queen bed and the third bedroom, two twin beds. Large, secure and enclosed front yard. Home also has gas stove for those who love to cook and a water softener.

Clean and well maintained. We love spending time here and know you will too.

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Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
Tom & Gretchen Jacobs (Owner)
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english

About Tom & Gretchen Jacobs

My parents have been coming out to Scottsdale for Spring Training since they were kids in the 1950's and have very fond memories. After I moved to Scottsdale, I met my husband and we have two beautiful girls. Together with our parents, we purchased this home for family visits and some day, for our daughter who is severely disabled. In fact, all income derived from this home is for her treatment and long term care. Your time with us helps to enable a safe and meaningful life for a girl facing overwhelming challenges.

Tom & Gretchen Jacobs purchased this house in 2011

Reviews

5
based on 15 traveler reviews

Quaint, Clean, Renovated Private Home In Downtown Scottsdale
average rating of 5.0 based on 15 reviews
Frankfort IL
5

The perfect home away from home

  • 5 of 5

This was our second year escaping the cold winters of Chicago and we opted for a house considering all the company that also wants to escape to sunshine and warm temps. This property has everything you could ask for in a home away from home! The house is spotless, well- appointed, very comfortable and private. Didn't take long to settle in. The astro turf front yard is excellent for kids and dogs and enjoying a glass of wine as the sun sets behind Camelback Mountain. The back patio is perfect for dining al fresco and entertaining. Plenty of room in the expansive two car garage and huge laundry room. If you want to be located within minutes of Old Town, great restaurants and shopping, this is a find. Highly recommend this property. The owners are a pleasure and ensured our stay had no worries. We loved it so much, we booked again for next year. The only downside is, the 3 months went by so fast! Can't wait to return!

  • Submitted: Apr 7, 2016
  • Stayed: Jan 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: THANK YOU SO MUCH for the outstanding review and for taking SUCH great care of our home! We feel very lucky to have had the good fortune to host you! Thank you also for your contribution to our home of a propane BBQ! So happy that you and your guests enjoyed it! If you have any suggestions as to improve your stay/experience, please let us know! Each year, we hope to make the home a little bit better! Thank you, again! And look forward to seeing you next year!
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5

Perfect place in Scottsdale

  • 5 of 5

Very friendly and helpful hosts. Excellent location in Scottsdale. Very homelike and comfortable. Beautiful patio area with fresh fruit. Everything you'll need for your stay. Would definitely recommend this home for your old town Scottsdale stay.

  • Submitted: Apr 4, 2016
  • Stayed: Mar 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Eric! Thank you so much for staying with us! Look forward to you coming back! Sincerely, Gretchen & Tom
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Scottsdale, Arizona
5

Spacious, amazing views, perfect location, and a quiet neighborhood too!

  • 5 of 5

I could not be more happy with our stay! My family and I which includes two small children and two dogs stayed here for over two months. The location is excellent, the view is beautiful, the neighborhood is peaceful. Two yards make this home ideal for entertaining, and spacious for children and or pets! You could host an entire event in the yard areas. The home is very clean, up to date, and cozy. The owners are amazing, kind, and extremely thoughtful! This is an excellent place to stay on your next vacation or long term rental. Five plus starts, highly recommend!

  • Submitted: Dec 28, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your kind words! We feel equally as lucky to have had your family stay with us! Please stay in touch!
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5

Wonderful stay

  • 5 of 5

Nice, clean, comfortable house conveniently located near old town Scottsdale and Camel Back Mountain, which is certainly worth the hike. We particularly enjoyed the oranges in the back yard!!

  • Submitted: Dec 17, 2015
  • Stayed: Dec 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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San Diego, CA
5

Stylish, modern home near Old Town Scottsdale

  • 5 of 5

Third visit in 3 years, so obviously we're sold on it. It's a beautiful home on the inside, recently renovated. As we've been back every year the owners continue to add improvements. Fun, large, and private front yard with high-quality astroturf, perfect for running around with kids or a dog. Private enclosed back yard for a BBQ. Great location -- quiet, private, but a few minutes from downtown Scottsdale and under 20 minutes to the airport, zoo, botanical gardens, etc. We miss Papago Park already...!

  • Submitted: Dec 8, 2015
  • Stayed: Nov 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Orlando, FL, USA
5

Exceptional, very modern property near Old Town Scottsdale; would definitely stay here again.

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful, modern, clean, comfortable home at an excellent price. Huge enclosed yard with astro-turf on one side of home; very large enclosed patio with lovely vegetation on other side of home. This property is only about one mile from Olde Town Scottsdale; yet it is a very quiet home and neighborhood; feels very safe. My puppy also loved the home. Had an opportunity to meet the landlord; also delightful! Overall, we highly recommend this home rental, and we would definitely stay here again if the opportunity arises.

  • Submitted: Dec 3, 2015
  • Stayed: Nov 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Appreciate the kind words and review! Really enjoyed meeting you as well! THANK YOU!
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Map

Nearest Airport
10 Miles
Sky Harbor
Nearest Barpub
0.4 Miles
Roaring Fork Restaurant
Nearest Restaurant
0.4 Miles
Roaring Fork Restaurant
Car: necessary

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South Scottsdale House Rental Rates

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30 night minimum stay
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Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $160
Refundable damage deposit $500

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Amenities

South Scottsdale House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1500 sq. ft.
  • 1 story
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • 2 full baths
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • 4 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • shopping
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • ice skating
  • swimming
  • tennis

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