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Modern Cozy Retreat, Unplug and Relax in Style.

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Last updated: 04/19/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2-3 nights
  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Marfa Guest House welcomes you in 2015. Marfa Guest House is a cozy and stylish retreat perfect for unplugging and relaxing. A full renovation brought this house back to life with modern design and upcycled materials.
The kitchen features bar seating, floating shelves, stove, microwave, fridge, dishes, glass wear and coffee maker. Open kitchen and living room is nice space for relaxing and planning your next adventure. Screened in porch looks into large open yard with desert garden which is great for watching the changing light or reading.
The bedroom beckons you to curl up and watch a movie made in the area on a flat screen television, comfortable new bed features high thread count Egyptian cotton sheets new comforter and new pillows. Black out shades let you rest in privacy. A DVD collection of locally filmed movies is provided. There is also a docking station for your ipod. The spacious updated bathroom has original claw foot tub, a pedestal sink and view of open natural yard. The homes original hardwood floors have been fully restored to new condition. Additional modern features include new windows and shades, and tankless water heater. The house is on the Northwest side of town, an easy walk or short drive to restaurants, historic sites and galleries. Marfa Guest House is about as far from the train tracks as you can get in Marfa!
Check in and unplug! Full disclosure the house does not have WIFI, cable or phone.


Things to do and see in Marfa and surrounding area:

Art
Ballroom Marfa, Chinati Foundation*, Judd Foundation*, Indie Jacobs Gallery, Eugene Binder, Exhibition 2D, Ayn Foundation (Andy Warhol's Last Supper on permanent display), Greasewood Gallery. Marfa Book Co., Prada Marfa (located 34 miles West of Marfa just outside Valentine TX). *please note tour required

Nature
McDonald Observatory, Marfa Mystery Lights, Big Bend National Park, Big Bend State Park, Chihuahua Desert Research Institute.

Shopping
Cobra Rock Boot Co, Wrong, Freda, Marfa Book Co, Cast and Crew, Tienda M, Main Street Marfa Gift Shop and Hotel Paisano Gallery and Gifts

Health
Iron Heart Gym (day pass available), The Well (yoga, dance, massage)

Food and Bars
The Food Shark, Capri Restaurant , Boys to Men, Frama Coffee Shop, Cochineal, Maiya's, Padres, Squeeze Marfa, Lost Horse Saloon, Borundas Bar and Grill, Buns and Roses, Jett's Bar and Grill, Pizza Foundation, Memos Cafe, Dairy Queen, Subway, Mondos, Marfa Burrito, Grilled Cheese Parlor and Planet Marfa (seasonal)

Grocery Store:
The Get Go
Pueblo Market
Farm Stand (seasonal)

Other attractions
Marfa Mystery Lights, Sul Ross University, Hotel Paisano, Presidio County Courthouse, The Fort at Ft. Davis (Historic Site), Marfa Public Radio, Marfa Gliders, Chinati Hot Springs, Farm Stand, game room at Padres. Pool tables at Lost Horse Saloon.





Keywords: House, Private, clean, cozy, Porch, Walking Distance, Claw Foot Tub, flat screen TV

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Property Type

  • House

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    21...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Not Suitable For Children
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2, Beds for 1-2

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

Entertainment

  • DVD Player
  • Television
  • Video Library

Attractions

  • Library
  • Museums
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist

Leisure Activities

  • Bird Watching
  • Horseback Riding
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Shuffleboard
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing

Dining

  • Dining Area

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
CineMarfa
May 6 - May 11, 2015
2 night min stay
$150
Labor Day / Marfa Lights
Sep 4 - Sep 8, 2015
2 night min stay
$150
Chinati Weekend
Oct 8 - Oct 12, 2015
3 night min stay
$160
Marfa Film Festival
Oct 14 - Oct 18, 2015
2 night min stay
$150
Thanksgiving
Nov 24 - Nov 29, 2015
2 night min stay
$150
Christmas and New Year
Dec 22 - Jan 2, 2016
2 night min stay
$150
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$135

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Cleaning Fee $50
  • Tax Rate 13%

Notes:

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Calendar

Last updated: 04/19/2015
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Location

200 Miles
Nearest Airport
El Paso Tx.

Car: Necessary

Gliders, Star parties at the McDonald Observatory, bird watching, rock hunting

 

Manager info


Contact us

Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • Marfa Guest House

    Marfa Guest House

  • Living room

    Living room

  • Kitchen and bar seating

    Kitchen and bar seating

  • Bathroom with original clawfoot tub

    Bathroom with original clawfoot tub

  • Bedroom with wall mounted flat screen TV

    Bedroom with wall mounted flat screen TV

  • Wild turkey strolling through neighborhood.

    Wild turkey strolling through neighborhood.

  • View of the iconic Marfa water tower from back yard.

    View of the iconic Marfa water tower from back yard.

  • Stunning sunrise

    Stunning sunrise

  • Living room

    Living room

  • Kitchen area

    Kitchen area

  • Relax and enjoy

    Relax and enjoy

  • Full size bed

    Full size bed

  • Screened in porch has view into natural yard and desert garden.

    Screened in porch has view into natural yard and desert garden.

  • View into back yard.

    View into back yard.

  • stunning sunsets

    stunning sunsets

  • Double rainbow after a summer storm.

    Double rainbow after a summer storm.

VRBO #305495

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Date last modified - Saturday, May 02, 2015

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  • Property type
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Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within 12 hours
  • Response rate 100%
  • Calendar last updated 04/19/2015
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