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Location Location Location ... Stay in Taos's Charming Village of Arroyo Seco!

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  • Minimum stay:4-6 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Property description

LOCATION...LOCATION...LOCATION!
Situated in a convenient, friendly & safe bedroom community of Taos near the Charming Village of Arroyo Seco between the Taos Ski Valley & the Town of Taos
½-Mile to Village of Arroyo Seco (Walkable; Restaurants, Groceries, Art Galleries, Gifts/Merchandise)
9-Miles to Town of Taos
9-Miles to Taos Ski Valley

DESCRIPTION
Custom Southwest-Style Home (Newly Built in 2006)
2-Bedrooms / 2-Baths & Den
1,736 Square Feet
360° Panoramic views, including the Taos Ski Valley Canyon, Town of Taos (and City Lights) and Sangre de Cristo Mountains.

BEDS
Sleeps 6-Persons
Master Bedroom=Sealy King (w/ Novaform GEL Memory Foam Topper)
Second Master Bedroom=Sealy Queen (& Queen AeroBed)
Den=Simmons Full Futon

BATHS
Master Bedroom=Walk-In Shower w/ Dual Showerheads/Handshower/Bench
Second Master Bedroom=Tub/Shower Combination

Casa Buena Vista is conveniently situated halfway between the Town of Taos and Taos Ski Valley in an upscale area within walking distance to Taos's charming Village of Arroyo Seco. Situated on a picturesque one acre homesite, this 2-bedroom plus den 2-bath home has Casa Buena Vista is situated at the base of the Taos Mountains, between the Town of Taos and Taos Ski Area. 360° panoramic views abound, including the Taos Ski Valley Canyon, Town of Taos (and City Lights) and Sangre de Cristo Mountains. A variety of restaurants, art galleries and specialty shops are located nearby.

Casa Buena Vista is a newer contemporary southwest-style home, with vaulted ceiling, adobe walls and hand-crafted doors. Energy-efficient construction, ceiling fans and natural floors - with in-floor silent heating - keep you at the right temperature year-round. Tank-less water heating system keeps the hot water flowing all the time. Living area has multi-french doors, wood-burning kiva fireplace, leather sofa/chair, large flat screen TV and home entertainment system.


LOCATION...LOCATION...LOCATION!: Casa Buena Vista is located in the Taos bedroom community of the Village of Arroyo Seco between the Town of Taos (9 miles) and Taos Ski Valley (9 miles). The Chile Line public transportation system runs scheduled round trip routes to Taos Ski Valley daily from December to April. The Town of Taos line of The Chile Line runs all year-round. 1½ hours from Santa Fe. 2½ hours from Albuquerque. 3½ hours from Colorado Springs. 4½ hours from Denver.

Master and Second Master Bedroom Suites, and Den:

Master bedroom has King-sized bed w/ GEL Memory Foam topper, French doors, walk-in closet w/ laundry and separate bath nearby.

Second Master bedroom has Queen-sized bed w/ spacious closet, 180 degree panoramic views and separate bath nearby. Also is equipped with Queen-AeroBed which inflates/deflates in minutes.

Den is furnished with matching futon collection (converts to Simmons Full-sized futon bed), end/coffee tables, bookcase, large flat screen TV, DVD (and Netflix in Den or Living Room), stereo system, executive desk with chair, and Broadband Internet (Wi-Fi throughout house) with computer copier/printer/scanner (Brother DCP-1000).

Weather: Elevation: 7,000 feet ,
Average winter temperature: 48 degrees (F) ,
Average summer temperature: 85 degrees (F) ,
Average snowfall: 305 inches ,
Days of sunshine: 300+

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Property Type

  • House
  • 1736 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    25...moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm
  • Wheelchair Accessible

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen, 1 sleep sofa /futon

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  • Den: 1 sleep sofa /futon

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  • * Master bedroom is furnished with Henredon furniture with Sealy King-sized bed w/ GEL Memory Foam mattress/topper, leather chair, triple dresser and two night stands. * Second Master bedroom is furnished with Sealy Queen-sized bed, leather chair, triple dresser with mirror and night stand. * Second Master bedroom is also equipped with Queen-AeroBed which inflates/deflates in minutes. * Den is furnished with matching futon collection (converts to Simmons Full-sized futon bed), end/coffee tables, bookcase, large flat screen TV and DVD (and Netflix in Den or Living Room), stereo system, executive desk with chair, and Broadband Internet (Wi-Fi throughout house) with computer copier/printer/scanner (Brother DCP-1000)....moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower

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  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

    dual showerheads/handshower and bench...moreless

  • Master bathroom has dual showerheads (stand up/sit down w/ handshower and bench, no tub). Second master bathroom has combination tub/shower. Spanish tile sinks....moreless

Other Amenities

  • KITCHEN + Kitchen island + Starbucks / Saeco Barista espresso maker + Cuisinart cookware + Pot Rack + Henckels knives + Cuisinart appliances (food processor, hand mixer, toaster) + Hitachi Bread Machine + Oster blender + Rival Crock Pot + Toaster Oven + Lobster Pot + Roasting Pan + Maytag stainless steel appliances (Stove/Oven, Microwave, Dishwasher, Refrigerator) + Maytag Stacked Laundry (washer and gas dryer) + Kohler stainless steel sink ENTERTAINMENT + 2-large flat screen TVs; 1-with home entertainment system (including DVD); and 1-with DVD (and Netflix) SKI/SNOWBOARD EQUIPMENT STORAGE + Ski Rack + Snowboard Rack + Ski/Snowboard/Boot Trays...moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • Books For Adults
  • Books For Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games For Kids
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable:

    DISH Network 120+local Netflix in Den...moreless

  • Stereo
  • Television:

    2-large flat screen TVs; 1-with home entertainment system; and 1-with DVD....moreless

  • Video Library

Theme

  • Family
  • Romantic

Attractions

  • Autumn Foliage
  • Caves
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Coin Laundry
  • Forests
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Ruins
  • Synagogues
  • Waterfalls
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Eco Tourism
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Horseback Riding
  • Horseshoes
  • Miniature Golf
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Shuffleboard
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Mountain View
  • Village

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Hiking
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • Hunting
  • Hunting Big Game
  • Hunting Small Game
  • Ice Skating
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Racquetball
  • Rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • Ski Privileges Optional
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • Spelunking
  • Tennis
  • Whitewater Rafting

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Activities Guide
  • Alarm Clock
  • Backpack
  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access:

    + Computer printer...moreless

  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Filtered Water
  • Fireplace
  • Firewood
  • Gas Heating
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Hydronic Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Area
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Shampoo
  • Split-System Heating
  • Study Room
  • Telephone
  • Telescope
  • Thermos Bottle
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Water Cooler
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace

Kitchen

  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    See Additional Info below...moreless

  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Barbecue
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Binoculars
  • Deck / Patio:

    + Ski Rack + Snowboard Rack + Ski/Snowboard/Boot Trays...moreless

  • Lanai / Gazebo:

    + Covered Lanai with Patio Table, Chairs (4) and Side Tables (2) + Beach Chairs (2)...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Small Cooler
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Summer Holiday
Jun 21 - Sep 21, 2015
4 night min stay
$249
$1,194 $2,999
Winter Holiday I
Dec 19 - Dec 25, 2015
6 night min stay
$349
Winter Holiday II
Dec 26 - Jan 2, 2016
6 night min stay
$399
Winter Ski I
Jan 3 - Mar 4, 2016
4 night min stay
$249
$1,494 $3,599
Spring Holiday
Mar 5 - Mar 19, 2016
6 night min stay
$349
Winter Ski II
Mar 20 - Apr 2, 2016
4 night min stay
$249
$1,494
My Standard Rate
5 night min stay
$199
$1,194 $2,999
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $250
  • Cleaning Fee $75
  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

Changeover Day: Winter Holiday and Spring Holiday= Saturday or Sunday or Negotiable on Longer Stays


Cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking.


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  • Taos Cow

    "Welcome to Taos Cow! Ice Cream Scoop Shop, Cafe and Deli In addition to our fresh, rBGH-fre..."

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  • Sabroso

    "Welcome to Sabroso – serving American and Mediterranean-accented fine dining and bistro fare..."

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  • Abe's Cocina

    "Abe inherited his tavern license from his uncle back in 1945, when he came back from World W..."

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  • Pizanos

    "Two guys from Utica, New York putting a Taos twist on pizza! Delicious appetizers, hot and ..."

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  • Aceq Restaurant

    "ACEQ – is a family-owned, farm-to-table restaurant located in the Arroyo Seco Plaza. We serv..."

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  • Taos Ski Valley

    "In the early 1950's Ernie and Rhoda Blake were living with their children in Santa Fe where ..."

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  • Taos Country Club

    "Featuring spectacular desert scenery dotted with silver-green sagebrush and challenging arro..."

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  • Orlando's New Mexican Cafe

    "Voted Best Mexican Food in Taos County since 2005! HOURS: Open 7 Days a Week 10:30-3:00 Lun..."

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  • El Meze

    "The Inspiration & Philosophy of Chef Frederick Muller At El Meze Restaurant, I prepare fres..."

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  • Taos Pueblo

    "Taos Pueblo is the only living Native American community designated both a World Heritage Si..."

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  • Rio Grande Gorge Bridge

    "The Rio Grande Gorge Bridge, locally known as the "Gorge Bridge" and the "High Bridge" is a ..."

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145 Miles
Nearest Airport
Albuquerque, New Mexico
0.25 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Abe's
17 Miles
Nearest Golf
Taos Country Club
105 Miles
Nearest Train
Santa Fe, New Mexico
0.25 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
ACEQ
9 Miles
Nearest Ski
Taos Ski Valley

Car: Necessary

Fun activities for all ages in the Taos area include: skiing, snowboarding in surrounding towns, mountain and desert hiking to rivers and waterfalls, rock climbing, whitewater rafting and kayaking, hot air ballooning, golf, tennis, and mountain biking. World class restaurants, shops, a cinema, including a weekly art film series, museums, art galleries, classes, and workshops. Something for everyone. The Taos Ski Valley has many fun events throughout the Winter; the Taos Film Festival takes place in March; the World Poetry Bout in June; the Solar Music Festival in July; the Fall Arts Festival in September; Mountain Film Festival and the Balloon Festival in October. Visit the Taos Pueblo the oldest continually occupied structure in North America with tours and several festivals open to the public.

Other Activities: Rafting; Geocaching

Golf: Taos Country Club

Located at 7,000 feet elevation in historic Taos, and featuring spectacular desert scenery with abundant sagebrush, challenging arroyos, and panoramic views of the surrounding mountains and nearby Taos Box Canyon, Taos Country Club offers one of the most dramatic golf experiences in New Mexico. Measuring a lofty 7,300 yards from the back tee, the links-style championship design will test the skills of even the most seasoned golfer, while its gently rolling terrain and four sets of tees make the course forgiving and enjoyable for all skill levels.

Ski: Taos Ski Valley

Taos is a great place to vacation with your family because there is so much to see and do. When you take a family ski vacation, you want wholesome fun and the time spent together to be rewarding. Taos is full of interesting, educational, life-enhancing and exciting activities: whether you are skiing, ice skating, tubing, snowmobiling, hot air ballooning, or exploring new cultures, this vacation will be an experience you won't soon forget. Taos Ski Valley is the family fun leader and this year with improvements to their 'Out-to-Launch' Terrain Park, their Teen Center, and regularly scheduled evening activities, Taos is even more of a great family destination than ever.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2007

About the owner: Welcome - and we invite you to experience the magic of Casa Buena Vista!

Why the Owner Chose Taos:
Casa Buena Vista is a dream come true! It was more than 25 years ago when we first experienced Taos...and the magic lives on! And we now call it our companion home - a perfect getaway with 'all mod-cons.' We love Taos given its beauty, culture and people - rich with art and steeped in history. Home to Taos Pueblo, the Village of Taos Ski Valley and a colorful array of surrounding communities like the charming Village of Arroyo Seco. We chose to reside in the charming Village of Arroyo Seco given its small New Mexican village atmosphere - variety of restaurants, art galleries and specialty shops - and location [situated majestically below Taos Mountain (and the Taos Ski Valley Canyon) and conveniently between the town of Taos (9 mi) and Village of Taos Ski Valley (9 mi)]. And there are many folktales told in New Mexico about how some towns came to be. There are few, however, which can match the beauty of the tales surrounding the founding of the Village of Arroyo Seco.


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Photos

  • Views Surround at Casa Buena Vista

    Views Surround at Casa Buena Vista

  • More Early Dawn at Casa Buena Vista

    More Early Dawn at Casa Buena Vista

  • More Kiva Fireplace

    More Kiva Fireplace

  • Kitchen Area w/ Island & Stainless Appliances

    Kitchen Area w/ Island & Stainless Appliances

  • Den with Futon Collection/Simmons Full Bed & Executive Desk

    Den with Futon Collection/Simmons Full Bed & Executive Desk

  • Hallway from Second Master Bedroom & Den to Living/Dining/Kitchen Areas

    Hallway from Second Master Bedroom & Den to Living/Dining/Kitchen Areas

  • Master Bedroom w/ King Bed & Views of Taos Ski Valley Canyon

    Master Bedroom w/ King Bed & Views of Taos Ski Valley Canyon

  • More Master Bath w/ Walk-In Shower

    More Master Bath w/ Walk-In Shower

  • Second Master Bedroom w/ Queen Bed & Views of Taos Mountains & Town of Taos

    Second Master Bedroom w/ Queen Bed & Views of Taos Mountains & Town of Taos

  • Living/Dining Area Views of Taos Ski Valley Canyon

    Living/Dining Area Views of Taos Ski Valley Canyon

  • Outdoor Patio Dining Area

    Outdoor Patio Dining Area

  • Walk to Taos's Charming Village of Arroyo Seco (East View)

    Walk to Taos's Charming Village of Arroyo Seco (East View)

  • Early Dawn at Casa Buena Vista

    Early Dawn at Casa Buena Vista

  • Living/Dining Areas w/ Kiva Fireplace & Home Entertainment System

    Living/Dining Areas w/ Kiva Fireplace & Home Entertainment System

  • More Living/Dining Areas

    More Living/Dining Areas

  • Hallway from Living/Dining/Kitchen Areas to Den & Second Master Bedroom

    Hallway from Living/Dining/Kitchen Areas to Den & Second Master Bedroom

  • More Den w/ Home Entertainment System

    More Den w/ Home Entertainment System

  • Activities Cabinet & Hallway from Living/Dining/Kitchen Areas to Master Bedroom

    Activities Cabinet & Hallway from Living/Dining/Kitchen Areas to Master Bedroom

  • Master Bath w/ Spanish Tile Sink

    Master Bath w/ Spanish Tile Sink

  • More Master Bath Walk-In Shower w/ Dual Showerheads/Handshower/Bench

    More Master Bath Walk-In Shower w/ Dual Showerheads/Handshower/Bench

  • Second Master Bath w/ Spanish Tile Sink & Tub/Shower Combination

    Second Master Bath w/ Spanish Tile Sink & Tub/Shower Combination

  • Living/Dining Area Views of Taos Mountain & Town of Taos/City Lights

    Living/Dining Area Views of Taos Mountain & Town of Taos/City Lights

  • Master Bedroom Outdoor Patio Sitting Area

    Master Bedroom Outdoor Patio Sitting Area

  • Walk to Walk to Taos's Charming Village of Arroyo Seco (West View)

    Walk to Walk to Taos's Charming Village of Arroyo Seco (West View)

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