Desert Oasis B&B is located on the far east side of Tucson adjacent to the Saguaro National Park East yet is just 20 minutes from downtown Tucson and the University of Arizona and 10 minutes from the I-10 freeway. Swimming in the summer and hiking in the fall and winter are the featured activities; numerous warm days offer relaxation by the pool or almost any activity one has in mind. Breakfasts are prepared according to individual tastes including gluten-free and dairy-free diets; vegetarians can be accommodated as well. Longer stays, larger parties and full payment in advance can result in discounts in the daily rate.
Countryside, Desert, Mountains, Suburban, Wine country
Tucson, AZ (TUS) 20 miles
From city center (or I-10 freeway from the west) take Broadway/Congress off-ramp and drive east approx. 25 miles to Pinto Place. Turn right (south) on dirt road and drive .04 miles to 501 S. Pinto Place on the left (2nd house on left, after flag pole on left). From I-10 from the east take Houghton Road off ramp north approx. 7 miles to Broadway; turn right or east and drive 2 miles to Pinto Place. Turn right (south) on dirt road and drive .04 miles to 501 S. Pinto Place on the left (2nd house on left, after flag pole on left).
Art Galleries, Casino, Concert venue, Gourmet/Fine Dining, Historical interests, Lake, Live Music, Movie Theater, Museum, National/State parks, Nature area, Outlet Stores, Performing Theater, Picnic area, Religious Services, Rodeo, Ruins, Ski area, Vineyard, Winery, Zoo
BBQ grill, CD player, Computer, Conference Rooms, Copier, DVD Player, Fireplace, Internet Service, Piano, Satellite/Cable TV, TV, Telephone, Washer/dryer, Wedding Facilities, Wi-Fi , 1 queen size bed, 1 double and 2 twins
Air conditioning, Alarm clock, Amenities Basket, Ceiling fans, Desk, Hairdryer, Ironing Board, Library, Private entrance, Radio, Wired internet
Bicycle riding trails, Bird watching, Golfing, Hiking trails, Horseback riding, Shopping, Sight-seeing, Swimming, Swimming pool
Travel, gardening, improving literacy in Southern Arizona, music (classics and jazz), movies, reading mystery novels, sewing, knitting and crocheting
Low fat , Restrictive , Vegetarian , gluten free, dairy free
Oatmeal Bar and/or Omelets
The oatmeal bar is set up on the kitchen counter 24 hours a day and includes gluten free oatmeal, pumpkin seeds, safflower seeds, dried cranberries, walnuts or almonds, berries in season and yogurt. Omelets can be prepared to taste; typically include spinach, mushrooms, scallions, bacon/sausage and cheddar cheese/goat cheese as desired.