A STUNNING , COOL, CONTEMPORARY ,LUXURY CONDO IN THE HEART OF KIERLAND This stunning contemporary ground floor 2 bedroom/ two bath condo is located in the heart of Kierland within walking distance to world class restaurants, unique cafes, first class golf courses, and access to one of Scottsdale's finest resorts- 'The westin'- which is literally a short stroll away from the condo. The beauty of this location is that you can walk to the shops, cafes, restaurant, starbucks, Barnes and Noble bookshop, the local grocery stores and the Apple shop. You will love the vibrant neighborhood where you can walk to all your favorite places- Starbucks, Barnes and Noble, paradise Bakery Cafe , excellent shopping , Ipix movie theatre , galleries and the local sports bar. Everything inside the condo is brand new. The living room features a recycled designer leather sofa and love seat, a high definition flat screen t.v., plush carpeting and is acccented with unique wall art ane contemporary furnishings. There is a pillowtop king sized bed in the master and a queen sized pillow top in the second bedroom. Both bedrooms have internet desks, contemporary style furnishings and fine linens. In addition we offer a 5th bed for guests which pulls out from a leather ottaman in the living area. The kitchen is full equipped, everything brand new - including little things that make a true home for home experience such as an espresso machine, blender,microwave, full sized fridge freezer with ice maker, stylish cutlery, and dinnerware. The open plan dining room seats 4 guests comfortably and additional outdoor dining is set up on the patio. The apartment gardens and grounds are first class. You will feel like you are in a first class resort! There is an excellent gym, 2 huge pools with hot spa's, stunning landscaped grounds with fountains and water features, gas bbq facilities, full sized flood lit tennis courts, Volley ball, walking trails and ramada's. the neighborhood has something for everyone in all age groups. Children will love 'Crackerjax' fun park just a short distance away. Sports enthusiasts will love the 'on your doorstep' golf courses, basketball and other local sports parks. This is without doubt the very best area for shopping and dining that Scottsdale has to offer. The Westin resort is within walking distance . Set on 730 acres- you will be spoilt for choice - whether you want the ultimate spa experience or unforgettable nights in one of the Westin's 9 high class restaurants and Bars. For movie lovers, try the ultimate experience at Ipix- one of the best experiences for movies and fine dining- just a 15 minute walk. We are a family friendly rental and welcome guests with children . By request we can provide family amenities such as baby cots, highchairs. Whether you are a buisness or leisure traveller- you are guarenteed to feel at home here. There is so much to do in scottsdale and kierland is conviniently located for easy access to many attractions. here are some of my favorites: Frank Lloyd Wright's Taliesin West: Tucked into the foothills of Scottsdale's McDowell Mountains, Taliesin West showcases the talents of legendary architect Frank Lloyd Wright with elegant structures ingeniously crafted out of indigenous desert materials. Musical Instrument Museum: Explore the cultures of the world through the instruments they play at this expansive new museum. It's both high-tech and high-touch with wireless headset technology to tour the exhibits and an experience room where you can try your hand at dozens of instruments. Cosanti: Italian architect Paolo Soleri is world-renowned for his melodious bronze windbells, which are made right here at Cosanti. Be sure to call ahead for bronze pouring times so you can witness the creative process in action. Desert Botanical Garden: Five thematic trails introduce you to thousands of arid-land plants from around the world. The Garden also hosts several must-see events throughout the year, including Las Noches de las Luminarias, Music in the Garden Concert Series and seasonal butterfly exhibits. Heard Museum: The Heard's award-winning collections explore the Native American cultures of the Southwest. Frequent art and cultural demonstrations and annual events like the Heard Museum Guild Indian Fair & Market give you the opportunity to meet and talk with Native artists from various tribes. McDowell Sonoran Preserve: When complete, this urban preserve will be the largest of its kind in the nation. The Preserve's Gateway trailhead is a great introduction to the Sonoran Desert ecosystem and offers access to several of the Preserve's 63+ miles of trails, including the interpretive Bajada Nature Trail. Pueblo Grande Museum & Archaeological Park: The museum is centered on the ruins of a 1,500-year-old Hohokam Indian village. Exhibits explore the culture's agrarian lifestyle, art and innovative canal system. Rawhide Western Town: Arizona's largest Western-theme attraction offers an acclaimed steakhouse and Belle's Saloon as well as live-action stunt shows, trick riding by Texas Kate, stagecoach and train rides, and much more.