Descanso Acres Apartments for Rent(hide neighborhood information)
Descanso Acres is in the Northwest area of Tucson. 1st Avenue on the east and Rudasill Road on the south border this Tucson neighborhood. This Catalina Foothill neighborhood is home to many single-family homes as well as upscale condominiums and apartment buildings.
Many of the homes in this neighborhood were built in the 1970s. Some homes are on large lots of one acre or more. Quite a few homes have four bedrooms or more. Many are built in the Adobe style so common in the Southwest. Residents have stunning views of the Catalina Mountains and foothills.
Residents can visit the nearby Catalina State Park to hike, camp and picnic. Many visitors to the park engage in bird watching since there are over 150 species of birds. Another popular attraction in the park is the prehistoric Hohokam village.
There are many popular hotels near the Descanso neighborhood such as the La Posada Lodge & Casitas. La Posada, nestled in the Catalina Foothills, provides a unique southwestern experience for visitors and residents alike. Many couples choose La Posada for weddings or honeymoons. La Posada is also available for special events.
Many residents enjoy the deli sandwiches at Schlotzsky’s and the Chinese cuisine at the Golden Dragon restaurant. Sport fans can hang out at Game On Sports Grille and catch a game while enjoying a burger.
Descanso Acres offers fine foothill living along with easy access to many Tucson attractions and shopping such as the Tucson Mall with its over 200 specialty shops and four department stores.
Descanso Acres is just one of many beautiful foothill neighborhoods in Tucson.