Western-Style Cottage Rental near the Rillito River in Tucson, Arizona

Tucson, Arizona (United States)

Western-Style Cottage Rental near the Rillito River in Tucson, Arizona

Vacation Rentals
1 unit
6 guest capacity
Private Bathroom
No pets allowed
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Hosted by Dan
  • New accommodation


  • Kid-friendly
  • Barbecue
This unique and rustic cottage rental is located near the banks of the Rillito River in Tucson, Arizona. The cottage has four bedrooms and three bathrooms. There is a queen-size bed in the master bedroom and a double bed in the guest bedroom. There are two kids' bedrooms, each with a pair of twin-size beds. All four bedrooms include a closet and a dresser. Soft luxury linens are provided. The en-suite master bathroom comes with a toilet, a double vanity, a shower, and a separate bathtub. There are two additional full bathrooms, each with a toilet, a sink, and a shower. Towels are provided.

After a long day of riding horses at ranches or kayaking down the Rillito River, guests can play pool in the game room or just relax on the leather sofa in front of the wood-burning fireplace in the living room. In the living area, there is another leather sofa with a flat-screen TV and a DVD player. For guests who need to catch up on work emails or business projects during their stay, there is a laptop-friendly desk with a high-speed Internet connection in a private corner of the cottage.

The living room opens up to a fully-equipped kitchen and a dining area with a table that seats up to six guests. There is additional seating for four at the breakfast bar. The kitchen contains a fridge with a freezer, a microwave, and a stove and oven. Other amenities include heating and air conditioning, cable and satellite, and Wi-Fi.

Outside, there is a private courtyard with lush gardens and a large, shaded patio. Here guests can cook dinner on a barbecue grill, dine alfresco, or just sit back with some beers and watch the sunset over the Santa Catalina Mountains and the Sonoran Desert. Guests will have access to nature trails for walking, cycling, and horseback riding.


  • Queen-size bed
  • Double bed
  • Twin/Single bed
  • Electricity
  • Water
  • Wi-Fi/Internet
  • Cell service
  • Firewood
  • Heating
  • Air conditioning
  • Linens and pillows
  • Television
  • Parking
  • Fireplace
  • Safe box
  • Desk
  • Dining table
  • Bathroom
  • Shower
  • Bathtub
  • Toilet
  • Sink
  • Towels
  • Kitchen
  • Cooking basics
  • Fridge
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Stove
  • Freezer
  • Breakfast bar
  • Lounge/Living room
  • Dining room
  • Game room
  • Shared Barbecue
  • Deck/Patio
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Garden
  • Pool table
  • Satellite/Cable
  • BR/DVD player
Outside of the cottage guests will find a private courtyard and a large, covered patio with a barbecue grill. Guests will have easy access to horseback riding trails and facilities.

Inside, guests will enjoy access to free Wi-Fi. There is a living room with a wood-burning fireplace and a kitchen with a dining area. There is also a game room with a pool table. Guests can park in a detached, two-car garage. There is plenty of onsite parking space for RVs.

Location + Surroundings

Local services
  • Supermarket
  • Clubs/Nightclubs/Bars
  • Shopping
  • Movie theater
This cottage is located in Tucson, Arizona, and is surrounded by rugged mountains, lush woodlands, and desert valleys. The cottage is around half an hour away from Saguaro National Park, and an hour and a half away from Coronado National Forest. It is also a few minutes away from the banks of the Rillito River. Tucson is tucked away in the Santa Catalina Mountains in the Sonoran Desert. It is about an hour and a half away from the Sonoran Desert National Monument, and less than two hours away from Phoenix. The closest airport is Tucson International Airport, which is over 25 minutes away from the cottage.


  • Winter sports
  • Water sports
  • Horseback riding
  • Biking
  • Kayaking/Canoeing
  • Whitewater rafting
  • Climbing
  • Fishing
  • Boating/Sailing
  • ATV/Quads/4x4
  • Meditation
  • Yoga
  • Wildlife watching
  • Hunting
  • Tennis
  • Golfing

The cottage is close to many parks and ranches, where guests can ride horses and herd cattle. The cottage is also conveniently located near shopping centers, movie theaters, and fitness centers where guests can play tennis or do yoga.

Guests can visit Coronado National Forest, roughly an hour and a half away from Tucson. Guests can go hiking, cycling, horseback riding, and wildlife viewing. Though the park is mostly desert, there are still pristine lakes and rushing rivers where guests can fish and ride boats. In the winter, guests can go skiing and snowboarding down the Santa Catalina Mountains.

Those looking for adventure on the water can try canoeing, kayaking, and rafting along the Rillito River, or head up into the Santa Catalina Mountains for hiking, rock climbing, and rappelling. There are more opportunities for hiking, biking, and viewing wildlife at Saguaro National Park.

Additionally, guests can spend the day at the Sonoran Desert National Monument outside of Phoenix. Guests can hike, view wildlife, and ride horses or ATVs through the unique Sonoran Desert, featuring miles of red-rock canyons and saguaro cactus fields.

Accommodation Rules

  • Check-in: Flexible
  • Check-out: Flexible
  • Infants allowed Under 2 years old
  • Children allowed 2-12 years old
  • No Pets allowed
  • No smoking
  • No parties
  • Some spaces are shared

Cancellation policy

Free cancellation up to 7 days
Moderate: You will receive a full refund if you cancel at least 7 days prior to check-in.

Additional Information

Smoking is not permitted.

Pets are not allowed.

There is a minimum stay of four nights.

The cottage is family-friendly. It is also suitable for solo travelers, couples, and group events like corporate retreats.

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