Casa de Caballo is unique because it can fulfill the wishes of any traveler.For those desiring exciting outdoor activities,there are countless opportunities for hiking,biking,horse back riding,off roading,guided bird walks,golf and more.All of these activities are either on property or minutes away.Others may enjoy sightseeing and shopping.This too is possible since shopping and excellent locally owned restaurants theaters,museums and historical sites are near by.Guests can see the Desert Museum,The Pima Air and Space Museum,The Biosphere 2,Tohono Chule,The Degrazia Home and Art Museum or Old Tucson and still have plenty of time to relax on their private patio.Other sites,such as Aravipa Canyon,Tombstone(the authentic setting of Wyett Urp's gun fight at the OK Corral)and the historic mining town of Bisbee are an easy day trip.For those who merely wish to renew their spirits,the tranquil beauty and serenity of our ranch offers a soothing retreat.Finally,Casa de Caballo will appeal to those who revere nature and animals.We are a sanctuary to many native creatures,and guests are sure to see countless birds ,such as cardinals,finch,humming birds,roadrunners, and cactus wren,as well as cotton tails,quail,and even deer,coyotes,hawks,and the occasional bobcat.In short ,we offer an experience to remember.For those who love horses,our ranch is truly a dream come true.Vonnie Kauffman,co owner,can create an individualized experience for guests that can involve a lesson,trail ride or an exhibition of the skills of many of our amazing horses.
In respect to the casita itself,although it is small,approximately 450 square feet,it is comfortable for long stays.In fact prior to its renovation it was rented by an individual for two years.The main room has a Queen size bed,night stands,two comfortable chairs with foot stools,a wardrobe,a computer desk,a cabinet,and a flat screen TV.The kitchenette is fully furnished and includes a toaster oven,built in micro wave,crock pot hot plate,coffee maker,toaster,double sink,and a full sized refrigerator.The bathroom has a shower,commode,sink and medicine cabinet.The price of the casita includes free WiFi and Direct TV with 100's of channels.The heat and air conditioning are electric and there is also an electric blanket on the bed.In addition,guests have their own secluded,private patio complete with rocking chairs and a grill.In short ,Casa de Cabllo is beautifully furnished in Western decor,and it is perfect lodging for those wishing a taste of ranch life with all of the comforts of home.
Although secluded and tucked into the foot hills of the Catalina Mountains,Casa de Caballo is also close to Saddlebrooke,an upscale retirement community that has public golf courses,a day spa,excellent restaurants,and a theater that features live entertainment.Our casita is located on our small horse ranch,so it offers a taste of the west and ranch
life,without having to "rough it".Offering stunning views of mountains and the Sonoran Desert,guests can either enjoy,countless outdoor activities for all ability levels,or they can relax and take advantage of our wonderfully mild winters.Our site is ideal for those who appreciate wild life,for numerous species such as deer,coyotes,bobcats,fox,cotton tails,and javelina have been seen on our ranch.Casa de Caballo is truly exceptional because it provides something for everyone.
We are 20 miles North of downtown Tucson and are also close to shopping,excellent restaurants and entertainment.Again,our ranch is so unique because it offers a tranquil,rural setting without being isolated from the advantages of civilation.All we are missing is you.