Thank you for checking us out! *Please read the entire description as we try to answer the most common questions we get from guests. **Note: We have many guests staying with us that are moving to the area and may be in search of a new home. If you need any help with that, Jon is a licensed agent in Arizona. Please let us know if you need assistance finding a property to meet your needs. This listing is for the entire home including the resort like backyard with swimming pool (non-heated) and patio area with fire pit, and gas barbecue grill. The home is 2100 square feet with high vaulted ceilings, newer furnishings, and wood burning fireplace. All the essentials are provided such as sheets, blankets, towels, bath and shower toiletries and laundry supplies for your entire group. There is off-street parking available for up to 4 cars (2 garaged). There are up to 3 separate sleeping areas. - Master suite with king-size bed and attached full bathroom - Private bedroom with queen size bed - Private room with 2 twin size beds There are 2 bathrooms as well as a large kitchen and dining area featuring upgraded kitchen appliances & stainless steel fridge, granite counter tops, coffeemaker, microwave, toaster, dishwasher, and built-in microwave. A a fully stocked laundry room, hair dryer, iron & ironing board, and vacuum cleaner are also available. (Children supplies such as high chair and pack n play are available for rent, please ask if needed) There is a 60' high definition flat panel TV w/ satellite in the main living room complemented with a Blu-Ray DVD player and DVR available to record your favorite shows. The home also has a game room complete with darts and billiards. A private neighborhood park is also available for guests, just a 5 minute walk. The Islands park has something for everyone including a playground for the kids, volleyball, baseball, horseshoes, bocce ball, and fishing or just enjoy a quiet stroll and soak in the beautiful outdoors. ***Please let us know if you have pets. Pets (dogs only) are welcome to stay here, but we do require that you have a place to keep your pet (i. E. Dog crate, pet carrier, etc. ) while you may be away from the house. A per pet fee of $40 for up to a week long stay, $125/month applies. Guests are still responsible for picking up after their pet. Additional cleaning fees may be charged for pet messes left behind. From the house to local attractions we are: - Downtown Mesa: 10-15 min. - Downtown Chandler: 5-10 min. - Tempe (ASU, Mill Ave): 10-15 min. - Old Town Scottsdale (bars, restaurants, shopping): 15-20 min. - Downtown Phoenix (NBA and MLB games, museums): 20-25 min. - Westgate (Cardinals Stadium, Coyotes hockey arena, mall shopping): 35-45 min. If your trip is more adventure focused, the home is located near the Red Rock Mountain. Sahuaro Lake is not far away as well. This home is also located an easy drive to Major League Baseball spring training stadiums, the Barrett Jackson auto show, the Arabian Horse Show, the Fiesta Bowl and all the other great area events If you are going to be travelling around the Southwest after your time in Phoenix, you can feel free to leave bigger bags here and use this as your base. San Diego, LA, Las Vegas, and the beaches of Mexico are all about 5 hours away. The Grand Canyon, Sedona, White Mountains, and AZ's wine country are 2-4 hours. Take your carry-on, and leave the big stuff while you explore. We have been to almost every corner of the state, so if you want to know the hidden treasures, we would be happy to tell you our favorite places to visit. Please note, because Phoenix is so spread out, we advise having a vehicle if you stay with us. Public transportation is not far away from our home, but it takes a while to get to most parts of the city from our home. With a car, we are convenient to most parts of the Valley, including downtown Phoenix (sports, restaurants, and arts), Tempe (shopping, restaurants, nightlife), Glendale (sports and shopping) and Scottsdale (shopping, arts, sports, nightlife). When booking, please let us know how many guests will be in your party as well as how many vehicles you will have on-site, as well as the nature of your visit. With that info we can make sure the home is ready for your group and that you have all the necessary supplies, linens, etc. I am happy to answer any questions you may have. We look forward to hearing from you!