Colonia Encantada

Guard-gated Spanish Colonial townhome community in the heart of McCormick Ranch.

The enchanted Colonia Encantada community has Mediterranean, Spanish Colonial architecture built by Geoffrey Edmunds, with 5 different floor plans and block construction. Amenities include an off leash dog park, tennis courts, clubhouse and 2 community pools.



Amenities in Colonia Encantada

Manned, guard-gated, tennis courts, off leash dog park, clubhouse, fitness center, and two community pools. Adjacent to McCormick Ranch Palms Golf Course.

Colonia Encantada sometimes known as Cuernavaca Segundo, is a community on the western side of the McCormick Ranch area in central Scottsdale. Conveniently located just off of Scottsdale Road, this manned guard gated neighborhood includes many luxurious patio homes that are rivaled by only the finest of Scottsdale communities. The area is known to have top notch security, and sits on the McCormick Ranch Palms Golf Course where residents will enjoy fine dining, shopping, golfing and world-class restaurants and shopping.

Some properties are available to rent for (6 months minimum)(see prior youtube video at


Fitness, Biking, Golf, Shopping and Restaurants

Off Leash dog park, tennis courts and two swimming pools

COLONIA ENCANTADA is Spanish for Enchanted Colony. The community was built from 1979 to 1981 by Geoffrey H. Edmonds, a well known and respected builder. His work has been widely recognized for excellence. His reputation for designing and building the most successful projects in Scottsdale is well established.

Seventy-nine (79) Townhomes comprise COLONIA ENCANTADA, 19 of which line the Palms Course of the McCormick Ranch Golf Course, a public facility. There are 5 different floor plans: : 2 single level (Casa Viejo, Casa Baja), 3 two-level (Casa Santiago, Casa Redondo & Casa Rica).

Amenities include a clubhouse (capacity of 80 persons) with kitchen, exercise room, restrooms; 2 lighted tennis courts; 2 swimming pools; a whirlpool, covered ramada with gas grill, and an off-leash dog park.

A gatehouse is staffed 24 hours a day.


Restaurants in the heart of McCormick Ranch:  Some of my favorites are: The Vig, Crust, Grassroots Kitchen, Wally’s and Butters!  Check out others on this map.