Definition of casita
: a small house
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Garden beds, mature trees, a separate guesthouse/casita and a four-car garage also lie within about an acre of grounds.
Though each casita boasts its own private deck looking out towards Boynton Canyon, the best views in the resort can be found at Che Ah Chi restaurant.
The backyard contains a two-floor casita with a kitchen that can be used for entertaining, a large formal lawn, gazebo and gardens.
The hot springs that have attracted tourists for generations remain dry, and all but a handful of the 250 casitas and the main lodge are in disrepair.
At Tanque Verde Ranch in Tucson, guests sleep in casitas and spend their days roping, team penning and horseback riding (the sunrise gallop culminates in a pancake breakfast).
The resort, whose casita-like rooms are arranged in clusters, has a partnership with the nearby Cattle Track Arts Compound.
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Origin and Etymology of casita
Spanish, diminutive of casa
First Known Use: 1868See Words from the same year
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