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Romantic Adobe Amid the Saguaros

Bedrooms 3
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights


Half Baths
Minimum Stay
3 nights

About the property

Mud adobe three bedroom home on the border of Tucson Mountain Park.

Mud Adobe three bedroom two bath home with pool and hot tub on an acre in the desert 15 minutes west of downtown/UA on the border of the Tucson Mountain Park. Two beehive fireplaces, city light views, close to Desert Museum, Old Tucson, hiking and mountain biking trails. Home to coyotes, javelina, road runners, quail and deer. Fifteen minutes from Gem Show. Located in the foothills of the Tucson Mountains in a quiet saguaro-studded valley.

Pam Liberty
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
February 13, 2017

About Pam Liberty

Pam is a family law attorney and mediator, mother to two and stepmom to two more. She loves hiking, running and the beauty of the desert. She looks forward to acquainting you with the "must-do" list during your visit to the Sonoran Desert. A booklet with restaurant recommendations, list of neighborhood and local attractions and fun day trips. We will be helpful if asked and unobtrusive if you prefer quiet.

Pam Liberty purchased this house in 1994

Why Pam Liberty chose Arizona

I built this home when I was pregnant with my oldest (now in college) because of the peaceful beauty of the location. While close to town, this home is out in the unspoiled desert, surrounded by saguaros and mesquite. The solar heated pool and Coleman hot tub, hidden in an outcropping of natural rock, will be waiting for you when you get home. You can sit on the porch swing and watch the lights of downtown and the UA begin to sparkle as the sun sets. Look for wildlife of all desert varieties.

What makes this house unique

This home has been lovingly cared for and was built to maximize city views. It was constructed with 16-inch mud adobe block, has 13 feet ceilings, dyed cement floors and viga ceilings. It is a true Santa Fe with beehive fireplaces in the living room and master bedroom. There is a bonus media room for TV and Netflicks after a busy day. Tucson has been rated the best cycling city in America by Cyclist Magazine and Adobe Ranch is locate on a popular biking route and within biking distance of awe-inspiring mountain and road bike trails. The weather is hot in the summer and temperate year round. Tucson still has not lost its Old West feel. The pool is surrounded by colorful, low-water desert shrubbery such as lantana and bougainvillea. There is a ramada on the highest part of the land for an evening cocktail. You will definitely see desert wildlife, including coyote, roadrunners, javelina, quail and hawks.


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(15 traveler reviews)


Wonderful stay in peaceful surroundings

  • 5 of 5

Thank you Pam for having such a great property available. This is a really fine place to come and enjoy the beauty of Tucson. Close to town, a pool, and a great Spa. We really enjoyed our time and look forward to visiting again next year. If you like being in the foothills outside of town this is the place for you and your family.

  • Submitted: Feb 9, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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Clean, maintained, spacious and a classic adobe home

  • 5 of 5

Remodeled kitchen, spacious master suite/bath, period furnishings, large garage and family room, two tv's on dish network. Multi level patios, pool, and hot tub. One acre lot in Palo Verde trees, Tucson and catalina mts views, quiet neighborhood. Close to gates pass road for easy access to tucson or west to Sonoran desert museum/saguaro np. Streetside RV parking (25 ft max). We enjoyed our Christmas stay very much and would return!

  • Submitted: Dec 28, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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A real southwestern Treasure

  • 5 of 5

It's not often that one gets to stay in a real southwestern Adobe, let alone one that offers modern conveniences. It's hard to pin down but architecturally this house is a gem where everything feels real. This is like a resort, really. Private, cool, calming, and very comfortable. The pool area is really well done, someone spent a lot of time getting this right. We stocked up on food and felt not much reason to leave - the perfect escape. Pamela was gracious when we contacted her and the whole experience felt like we were well taken care of. It was a wonderful three days that could have been a week, maybe it was - we kind of lost track to be honest. Thank you!

  • Submitted: Sep 24, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Amazing Weekend Getaway!

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I took a long weekend away from Phoenix to unwind and relax and the Romantic Adobe home was the perfect place. The home is warm, welcoming, relaxing, and has everything you need. We highly recommend staying at the Romantic Adobe!

  • Submitted: Aug 30, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Lovely house amongst the cacti

  • 4 of 5

We were so glad we decided to stay here near Gate's Pass. It was a great location- near to Speedway and downtown, and also near to Desert Museum and the sunsets at Gate's Pass. The house was super clean and had everything that we needed. The pool was big, clean, and cooled us off in the hot weather. We loved the adobe style of the house and furnishings. Great place to stay and highly recommended! Pam was great at communicating from start to finish- thanks for sharing your place!

  • Submitted: Jul 24, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful home. Everything we needed.

  • 5 of 5

We booked a week in June. Was monsoon season so was rainy first couple of days but found it peaceful. The pool was really nice as was the hot tub. Pam was respective of our privacy which was nice. We really enjoyed our stay, did not want to leave. Would book again most definitely.

  • Submitted: Jul 8, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
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Casas Colina Cabo House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2200 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
  • The master bedroom has a private bathroom and king-size bed. The other bedrooms have queen size beds. The large family room off the kitchen is set up as a media room, but the couch pulls out into a single bed.
  • Books
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
  • Private Pool
  • botanical garden
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • swimming

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