Located just 5 miles northeast of intersection Tanque Verde Road and Catalina Road-also known as the Tanque Verde area. Near the intersection you will find restaurants, shopping, and grocery stores. The house is on the edge of the entrance to the Coronado Nation Forest and 20 miles from Mount Lemmon skiing lodge and the little town of Summerhaven. The Tanque Verde area is steeped in connections to the desert whether you're interested in bike riding, hiking, skiing or just sitting by the pool. This is an exclusive place to unwind and enjoy the serenity of the site and its views.
Architecturally significant, this award winning guest house located at the base of Mount Lemmon. With 400 square feet, the guesthouse sits overlooking the pool and the natural desert where wildlife abound and giant saguaros mingle. The guest house sleeps 3 comfortably with a queen size bed and fold out sofa, both with soft luxurious linens. There is a full bathroom, a well appointed kitchenette, outdoor sitting areas and access to the pool, hot tub and various outdoor areas.
You'll love being enveloped in the desert environment. Have a larger group rent the 2200 square foot 2 bedroom 2 bath main house. Or need a more private setting see our other properties at Desert Moon Vacation (Website hidden by Airbnb) Great for cyclists, hikers, birders, or those just wishing to soak up the sun!
The Desert Moon Retreat is a great starting point to begin every day visiting the many attractions in the Tucson Area. Visit Summerhaven at the top of Mount Lemmon in the summer it is 30 degrees cooler than in town and in the winter there is often snow up top for sking and sledding.
Or visit the Desert Museum and take Gates Pass through the Tucson Mountains where there are thousands of saguaros all around you.
Like planes-visit the Pima Air and Space Museum.
Enjoy your own little paradise!