All of our Short Term Rental Rates include the following:
• A studio apartments, set up for double occupancy, with two twin sized beds, two desks, two chairs, and two 3-drawer dressers.
• Full bath furnished with two bath towels, two hand towels, two washcloths, two boxes of tissues, and two bars of soap. Each bed comes with mattress cover, fitted sheet, flat sheet, pillow, pillowcase, and a blanket and bedspread.
• Kitchen is furnished with dishes and silverware for four plus a basic set of pots and pans, and kitchen utensils.
• All apartments have a built-in bookshelf, kitchen cabinets, a hanging closet, hotel-style A/C and heat unit controlled by a thermostat located in the apartment.
• Maid Service is provided for nightly rentals only, but not for monthly rentals, typically on Tuesdays and Fridays. Maids will change bed linens, supply fresh bath towels, restock paper towels, toilet paper, facial tissues, dishwashing detergent, and empty the garbage. The service does not include washing dishes.
• All utilities are included in all Short Term Rental rates. Rooms do not have telephones. However, we have a telephone available at the office strictly for the use of the residents, with free calls to U.S. and Canada. International visitors needing to make International calls will be required to have International calling cards and can use our guest phone to make International calls with their calling cards.
• At Sahara you will have access to our campus-wide Wi-Fi system that is called “Sahara Wi-Fi”. Once you connect to it, you will be asked for the password which will be supplied to you when you check in. For hotel guests that arrive after our office is closed and follow self check-in procedures that will be e-Mailed to them in our “Late Arrival Instructions”.
• Each apartment is equipped with a TV and connected to our HD antenna providing 22 channels of locally broadcast TV.
• Our recreation building has an exercise room, lounge, game room and a movie theater. The game room includes billiards, Xbox game rooms, and virtual golf. The movie theater seats 24, is equipped with a 103″ screen, and surround sound. The movie theater system is hooked into a 250 channel satellite system and is equipped with a DVD and VCR player.
• There is a pool, spa, and a green lawn area in a nicely landscaped interior courtyard.
• Our property is secured with 80 security cameras monitoring and recording events in public areas on a 24/7 basis. There is also a perimeter fence topped with an infra-red beam that sounds an alarm if someone climbs over. All buildings and rooms have a monitored smoke detection system and a fire sprinkler system.
• Please note that Sahara Apartments primarily provides accommodations for university students who are mostly under 21 years of age and below the legal drinking age in the United States. As such we do not allow the carrying of open containers of alcoholic beverages anywhere on the premises other than in your own room.
• Sahara apartments and short-term rentals are a smoke free building.