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Sedona Wellness is an eco friendly-energy efficient high desert facility located on the upper Verde River.

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Family built using 10″ Rostra Block as the overall building material for an eco-friendly design which incorporates passive solar gains and radiant floor heating controlled by over 1/2 a mile of 3/4″ tubing. This construction material offers a sound proofing insulation value of R-42. Because of the construction style, cooling of this large building is successfully done with 2 lg. evaporative coolers. Men’s and Woman’s Restrooms are ADA compliant.


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The large, metal clad, shallow sloping roof is designed to accommodate a water harvesting system, allowing the prepositioning to be “off grid”. The Solar Photovoltaic system self contains the energy needs of the facility usage.

Natural Waters-The 300 foot well has a 6666 holding tank healthy mineral content recorded, with the Verde River 5 minutes away on a foot path.  River kayaking, launching with guides offered 5 minutes away, and the nature preserve of Deadhorse Ranch state park is around the bend, within walking distance on a footpath along the river.


This area is still blessed with untamed nature, year-round water, and abundant wildlife. Within an hour’s drive, experience elevations ranging from 1,200 feet to 12,000, and within walking distance, visit relics of Arizona’s ancient past or visions of its prosperous future. Neighboring towns include Sedona, Jerome, Flagstaff, Prescott, Payson, and Tuzigoot, an abandoned Anasazi village and now historic monument. Within an hour and a half lies metropolitan Phoenix to the south, the Mogollon Rim to the east, and the Grand Canyon to the north.

There is an international airport in Phoenix, a regional airport in Flagstaff and two local airports in both Sedona and Cottonwood.