Quiet and serene, yet close to everything. We boarder the Nation Park and trails are within walking distance. 5 minutes from I-10 gives you accessibility to all attractions ... the Tucson Studio and Desert Museum a short scenic drive.
Restaurants... too many to list so close ( we provide maps to our favorites.)
Mexico 50 minutes away.. Bio Sphere...30-40 minutes. Downtown...20
Please see photos and descriptions. Circa 1930, the ranch is 6,600 square feet of desert villa and veranda space. Everything has been carefully and tastefully designed by Nancy Newton, designer from Chicago & New Jersey. Every room has unique custom finishes and includes many fine artwork from all over the world and other artists. The villa maintains the charm and comfort of times past with all the updated conveniences and equipment. This is a one of a kind property and will create many memorable moments.
Please see photos for descriptions.
7 Bedrooms and can accommodate 13 guests. Every room is elegant and rustic with creative and unique touches.
The villa has pool with cabana, greenhouse, barn & horse stables. We provide breakfast to our guest, which often includes fresh produce from our own greenhouse and gardens.
We provide suggestions and maps to our favorite restaurants selections, for guest who would like to dine out. We can also direct you to shopping, the places to pick up unique Tucson treasures or your everyday needs and to food stores from AJ's Fine Foods to Costco.
We have onsite massages, horseback riding, private hiking tours of Indian grounds by Little Bear, drumming, shamanic experience and desert teepee experience, where you can spend the night in the teepee with fire and dinner severed.
Hostess Nancy can arrange your parties and celebrations with flair and fine food. We are here to provide extraordinary service and will meet your most unusual requests.
Policies & Restrictions
At the ranch we honor freedom and privacy. This is a gated 10 acre facility. Smoking is permitted outside, well behaved pets are always welcome. We will also provide pet sitting and baby sitting for an extra fee.
We are a green facility, compost & recycle and ask all guests to dispose of trash or recyclables in proper containers.
We also conserve water as this is a desert and ask guests to be respectful of this resource. Our water is fantastic from our 700 foot well.
We ask that guests respect the wild life, gardens and not disturb the environment. We have abundant wild life which includes owls, desert birds, bob cats, javaleina (wild pigs), deer, jack rabbits, jackalope, snakes and insects. Many of these animals can be seen from the veranda and decks.
We requests that all gates be closed at all times. As many of this wild life like to snack on the gardens.
Rates & Availability
The rates of the villa are $100.00 per room per night, double occupancy. This includes breakfast for two. For bookings that are 7 days or more we do discount. This rate is our normal fee expect for when the Gem Show is in town February 1-14.
So many attractions are so close, Tuscon Studios, walking distance to National Park, Mexico 45 minutes away, Bio Sphere, balloon rides, etc.
From I-10 take Exit 248 Ina Road, then go West on Ina Road, stay on Ina Road to the last road before the dead end. Turn Right onto Artesiano Road then go to 7400 on the Right hand side.
Discounts are applied with 7+ days of booking.
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Nancy Newton (View My Profile)
Nancy originally from NJ was a model, designer,decorator, artist, gardener,photographer and lover of beauty and all life! She is a wonderful hostess and a gourmet cook. She came to Tucson and bought this 10 acre,1930 Ranch in 2001. Every room and all grounds have been carefully and tastefully done. They are full of comfort and love, taking 12 years to finish. It is her passion to create a place of rejuvenation, fun while protecting the integrity of the desert and life here. Natural and elegant, rustic and unique, everyone feels the warmth and comfort of the surroundings. Many want to stay longer and soak up the peace and harmony here. If you want a change of pace and leave your concerns behind .. this is your place to recharge and surround yourself with the spectacular views, gorgeous gardens and abundant animal life. We are super friendly and do what we can to make your stay an amazing experience!