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Taos in Town Mountain View Patio Home Hot Tub High Speed Internet Patio

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Plush deep cushion seating patio lounge set, umbrella dining table and chairs

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Last updated: 12/19/2014
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  • Minimum stay:3-5 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Ask Manager
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Taos house description

Alba de Sun Ra - elegantly and professionaly decorated, radiant heated brick floors, living room with viga ceilings offers a totally private back yard patio with rare 'in town' views of Taos mountain and rolling hill side. 1 mile from the Taos Plaza off of Kit Carson Road is an easy tree lined walk along historic Kit Carson Road. The large Contemporary kitchen, open to the living and dining area and boasts a high tongue and groove wood ceiling and upgrade stainless appliances. At night you are invited to soak in the hot tub and see nothing but stars and hear only the sounds of the desert.

Overlooking the oldest continually-inhabited dwelling-place in North America, 'Sun Ra' is a proudly Pueblo-inspired private residence drenched in sunlight and cozy with heated brick floors in winter. The massive high-ceiling timbers and natural wood doors throughut along with the wide-open gourmet kitchen make this a very popular vacation retreat for many repeat guests. The timeless elegance of native Southwestern decor is a an open invitation to return again and again. The two-bedroom two-bathrooms are located on opposite sides of the home and offer complete separation and privacy. Enjoy backyard privacy with unobstructed desert / mountain views from a steaming outdoor hot tub and starry night skies. Yet, unbelievably ... you are an easy walk from the restaurants and shops of ancient Taos ... less than a mile from the Taos Plaza ... another of Taos Premiere Properties outstanding vacation rentals.

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Property Type

  • House
  • 1600 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Children Welcome
          • Non Smoking Only:

            May smoke outside agreeing to douse butts with water and dispose of in trash not in yard...moreless

          • Wheelchair Accessible

          Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 4-6

          • Bedroom 1: 1 king

            ...moreless

          • Bedroom 2: 1 king

            King or 2 Twins-Notify Caretaker far in advance for twins...moreless

          • King size beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (2) converts to king bed upon request, Baby Cribs (1)...moreless

          Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

          Other Amenities

              • New Adobe-style Home Elegantly Decorated, Quality Furnishings

              Entertainment

              • DVD Player
              • Satellite / Cable
              • Television

              Theme

              • Adventure
              • Away From It All
              • Family
              • Historic
              • Romantic
              • Tourist Attractions

              Attractions

              • Churches
              • Cinemas
              • Festivals
              • Health/Beauty Spa
              • Library
              • Museums
              • Playground
              • Recreation Center
              • Restaurants
              • Ruins
              • Winery Tours

              Local Services & Businesses

              • ATM/Bank
              • Babysitter
              • Fitness Center
              • Groceries
              • Hospital
              • Massage Therapist
              • Medical Services

              Leisure Activities

              • Antiquing
              • Bird Watching
              • Eco Tourism
              • Gambling Casinos
              • Horseback Riding
              • Photography
              • Shopping
              • Sight Seeing
              • Sledding
              • Walking
              • Wildlife Viewing

              Location Type

              • Downtown:

                Outskirts of downtown. Pleasant 1 mile sidewalk to town on ancient tree shaded Kit Carson Road...moreless

              • Mountain View:

                Nothing behind this house but the Pueblo lands. Total privacy on back patio....moreless

              • Village

              Sports & Adventure Activities

              • Cross Country Skiing
              • Cycling
              • Fishing
              • Fly Fishing
              • Golf
              • Hiking
              • Hot Air Ballooning
              • Hunting
              • Hunting Small Game
              • Ice Skating
              • Kayaking
              • Mountain Biking
              • Mountain Climbing
              • Rafting
              • Rock Climbing
              • Skiing
              • Snowboarding
              • Snowmobiling
              • Swimming
              • Tennis
              • Whitewater Rafting

              Dining

              • Child's Highchair
              • Dining Area

              General

              • Clothes Dryer
              • Fireplace
              • Garage
              • Heating:

                Radiant heated floors...moreless

              • Internet
              • Iron & Board
              • Linens Provided
              • Living Room
              • Parking
              • Towels Provided
              • Washing Machine

              Kitchen

              • Coffee Maker
              • Dishes & Utensils:

                Flatware, dishes, bowls, glassware...moreless

              • Dishwasher:

                Stainless...moreless

              • Kitchen:

                Upscale contemporary cabinets, granite counter tops...moreless

              • Microwave
              • Oven:

                Stainless...moreless

              Outside

              • Deck / Patio
              • Golf:

                Taos Country Club - Open to the public...moreless

              • Kayak / Canoe:

                Kayaking on the Rio Grand River. Bring your own or rent....moreless

              • Outdoor Grill

              Pool / Spa

                  • Hot Tub
                   

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                  Rental basis: Per property
                  Rental rates quoted in: $
                  Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                  Seasonal Rate
                  Dec 17 - Dec 25, 2014
                  4 night min stay
                  $400
                  $2,520
                  Seasonal Rate
                  Dec 26 - Jan 4, 2015
                  5 night min stay
                  $400
                  $2,520
                  Seasonal Rate
                  Jan 5 - Mar 6, 2015
                  3 night min stay
                  $220
                  $1,260
                  Seasonal Rate
                  Mar 7 - Mar 21, 2015
                  5 night min stay
                  $400
                  $2,520
                  Seasonal Rate
                  Mar 22 - Apr 5, 2015
                  3 night min stay
                  $220
                  $1,260
                  Seasonal Rate
                  May 5 - Jun 30, 2015
                  3 night min stay
                  $195
                  $1,103
                  Seasonal Rate
                  Jul 1 - Sep 6, 2015
                  3 night min stay
                  $220
                  $1,260
                  Seasonal Rate
                  Sep 7 - Oct 15, 2015
                  3 night min stay
                  $195
                  $1,103
                  Seasonal Rate
                  Oct 16 - Nov 23, 2015
                  3 night min stay
                  $170
                  $945
                  Seasonal Rate
                  Nov 24 - Dec 17, 2015
                  3 night min stay
                  $220
                  $1,260

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                  Calendar

                  Last updated: 12/19/2014
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                  21 Unavailable
                  22 Today
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                  Location

                  125 Miles
                  Nearest Airport
                  Taos 12 miles, Santa Fe 60 miles Albuquerque 1
                  12 Miles
                  Nearest Golf
                  Taos Country Club - open to the public
                  18 Miles
                  Nearest Ski
                  Taos Ski Valley

                  Car: Necessary

                  Lovely 1 mile stroll to historic Village of Taos New Mexico. Walk the tree lined sidewalk along historic Kit Carson Road to the charming Village of Taos, New Mexico with its famous adobe architecture, shops, galleries, restaurants, Kit Carson Park. During our glorious summers, enjoy Thursday early evening live music gatherings on the historic Taos Plaza. Year round, take full advantage of an easy 1/2 mile walk to the famous El Monte Sagrado Spa, Restaurant, Lounge for upscale everything. Weekend evenings at El Monte Lounge provide live music and dance and the best bar food ever.

                  First time visitors to Taos must tour the Taos Pueblo. Join a free guided tour group and hear the fascinating story behind this ancient pueblo. In town, visit Kit Carson's Home, Ledoux Street with artist studios, galleries, the renowned Harwood Museum with original art from the founding artists of the Taos Art Colony in the 1920's. Drive past the Mable Dodge B & B. Walk the grounds. See the famous hand painted windows in Mabel's bathroom which had the 1st flush toilet in Taos. The windows were painted by her good friend D.H. Lawrence - author of 'Lady Chatterley's Lover'.

                  Out on the mesa, be sure to check out the Millicent Roger's museum. Millicent was a contemporary of Mabel's and friend and rival from time to time. Oh, My! Taos has been ablaze with excitement from the start! And, it hasn't changed! Come and visit. You will be glad you did. It's like going to a foreign country without leaving home soil. However, stay at Alba de Sun Ra for all the comforts of home.

                   

                  Manager info

                  Year Purchased: 2007

                  About: Taos gives us everything we need in a vacation place - wonderful restaurants, peaceful ambiance, tons of activities with none of the pretensions of 'vacation spots.' Taos is real, always has been and always will be.

                  Why Taos:
                  We love the privacy of our house which is still a short walk over back roads into town (less than 15 minutes!) The access to the wonderful town of Taos and the wonderful design of this house is why we are here.


                  Contact us

                  Speaks: english, spanish

                   

                  Photos

                  • Plush deep cushion seating patio lounge set, umbrella dining table and chairs

                    Plush deep cushion seating patio lounge set, umbrella dining table and chairs

                  • Foyer opens into spacious great room with living room, kitchen, dining area

                    Foyer opens into spacious great room with living room, kitchen, dining area

                  • Festive dinnerware, viga ceiling

                    Festive dinnerware, viga ceiling

                  • Guest king or 2 twins.  Notify caretaker at time of booking for twins

                    Guest king or 2 twins. Notify caretaker at time of booking for twins

                  • Plenty of comfortable deep seating upholstered sofa, chairs.  Wood burning FP

                    Plenty of comfortable deep seating upholstered sofa, chairs. Wood burning FP

                  • Conversation area from opposite side

                    Conversation area from opposite side

                  • Upscale kitchen cabinets, stainless upgraded fridge & dishwasher

                    Upscale kitchen cabinets, stainless upgraded fridge & dishwasher

                  • King master bedroom on opposite side of house from guest bedroom

                    King master bedroom on opposite side of house from guest bedroom

                  • Former patio before addition of portal (covered patio) great sun block & shade

                    Former patio before addition of portal (covered patio) great sun block & shade

                  • Mountain top sunset views show the 'light' made famous by artist Georgia O'Keefe

                    Mountain top sunset views show the 'light' made famous by artist Georgia O'Keefe

                  • The Georgia O'Keefe glow just before sunset

                    The Georgia O'Keefe glow just before sunset

                  • Cozy conversational furnishings with wood burning fireplace setting

                    Cozy conversational furnishings with wood burning fireplace setting

                  • Contemporary upscale kitchen, stainless appliances. light, bright ambiance

                    Contemporary upscale kitchen, stainless appliances. light, bright ambiance

                  • King master bedroom ceiling fan for the few hot summer days,  nights always cool

                    King master bedroom ceiling fan for the few hot summer days, nights always cool

                  • Guest bedroom as twins.  Notify caretaker at time of booking for twins

                    Guest bedroom as twins. Notify caretaker at time of booking for twins

                  • Hot tub for starry nights and relaxing soaking after skiing, rafting, shopping

                    Hot tub for starry nights and relaxing soaking after skiing, rafting, shopping

                  • Romantic fireside dining

                    Romantic fireside dining

                  • Guest bedroom on opposite side of house from King bedroom

                    Guest bedroom on opposite side of house from King bedroom

                  • Master bathroom walk in shower, separate tub, granite counter tops throught

                    Master bathroom walk in shower, separate tub, granite counter tops throught

                  • Covered patio for extended living in all kinds of weather - hot tub for relaxing

                    Covered patio for extended living in all kinds of weather - hot tub for relaxing

                  • Welcoming front door and the veritable red chili ristra

                    Welcoming front door and the veritable red chili ristra

                  • Rich sun sets from the back patio with mountain peak views rarely seen in town

                    Rich sun sets from the back patio with mountain peak views rarely seen in town

                  VRBO #100728

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                  This listing was first published here in 2006.

                  Date last modified - Friday, December 19, 2014

                  $170 - $400 per night
                  4

                  2 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
                  Sleeps 6

                  View calendar: Updated 12/19/14
                  Manager
                  Member since: 2004
                  Speaks: english, spanish
                  • Calendar last updated: 12/19/2014
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