Sabino Point Apartments for Rent(hide neighborhood information)
Sabino Point is located on the far northeast side of metropolitan Tucson. The adobe-fronted single-family houses in this foothill community are generally valued in the quarter-of-a-million dollar price range.
The sought-after location is situated south of the Coronado National Forest and the popular Mt. Lemmon Ski area. Residents can enjoy a hike or a round of golf on a warm winter’s day, or can ski or snowboard on Mt. Lemmon, the highest peak in the Santa Catalina Mountain range. Sabino Point is near world renowned resorts, such as Canyon Ranch and Lowes Ventana Resort Hotel, where residents can partake in tennis or golf.
Residents enjoy a variety of desert plants, including catclaw acacia, which forms in thickets besides desert washes, or the desert ironwood, a large tree with gray-green foliage that bears pale lavender or purple blooms in the early spring. A variety of cacti inhabit the area, including saguaros, organ pipes, barrels, and prickly pears.
It’s not unusual to see birds such as canyon wrens, woodpeckers, hummingbirds, roadrunners, or even a golden eagle in Sabino Point. With the surrounding beauty of the desert and nearby upscale restaurants and shopping only a drive away, the residents in Sabino Point can savor the art of nature while being close to all the amenities of suburban life.