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Walk to the Rio Grande, Sleeps 14, Sauna and Hot Tub!!!

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View of the Pergola sitting area looking towards Black Mesa with Amazing sunsets

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Last updated: 02/12/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2-6 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Private Homes house description

Welcome to your own private desert resort. This 5-bedroom luxury home overlooking the Rio Grande Valley, Jemez Mountains, and the Black Mesa. Includes an outdoor hot tub, indoor sauna, private flagstone patio, vine-covered pergola, a rock goldfish pond, custom-made iron gates, and breathtaking views from nearly every window.

Designed by the Chicago architect William Keck in 1942, the
passive-solar building originally was the Los Alamos schoolhouse (where the children of the Manhattan Project studied) before being moved to this spur of land above the Rio Grande. The modern kitchen includes a double oven and a copper-hooded restaurant-style stove, while the dining room seats 12 and has a massive stone fireplace. Navajo rugs, art pieces, and paintings decorate the house, which includes a sunny living room (also with a fireplace) and a private study, while the bedrooms and four full bathrooms are each furnished in a distinct style. A sun room leads out to the patio, hot tub and views. Both wings have their own master bedroom with private bath, as well as a washer dryer.

A short stroll through the cottonwoods takes you to the Rio Grande; the famous El Santuario de Chimayo is 15 minutes away, Santa Fe is a beautiful 25-minute drive, Ojo Caliente Mineral Springs is 30 minutes away, and Taos lies 45 minutes to the north as does Georgia O'Keefe's Ghost Ranch. Three ski areas are in the vicinity as well. But you may want to stay home and enjoy the views.





We WELCOME weddings and parties for an additional event fee.

Keywords: Views, Black Mesa, 5 bedrooms, 4 bedrooms, hot tub, river walks,

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Property Type

  • House
  • 3000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    Must be 25 years of age to rent. ...moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only:

    This is a non smoking property....moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14, Beds for 10-14

Bathrooms: 4 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 3: toilet, combination tub/shower

    ...moreless

  • Bathroom 4: toilet, combination tub/shower

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  • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower

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  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

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Entertainment

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Stereo
  • Television:

    Roku with Netflix, Pandora Radio, Disney Channel, Games and more...moreless

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Sports & Activities

Attractions

  • Cinemas
  • Museums
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding

Location Type

  • Mountain View
  • Waterfront:

    We are a half mile walk from the Rio Grande river. Our guests can enjoy a 4 mile walk along the river, and some even swim in the river in the summer months. ...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • Ice Skating
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Swimming
  • Whitewater Rafting

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 10 people

General

  • Heating:

    Base board heating...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine:

    (2)...moreless

  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker:

    Coffee Grinder...moreless

  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave

Outside

  • Deck / Patio
  • Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill

Pool / Spa

  • Hot Tub
  • Sauna
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
January & February- Low Season
Jan 5 - Feb 28
2 night min stay
$450
March, April & May- Mid Season
Mar 1 - May 23
2 night min stay
$525
Memorial Day Weekend
May 24 - May 27
2 night min stay
$525
June, July, Aug- High Season
Jun 1 - Aug 29
2 night min stay
$600
Labor Day Weekend
Aug 30 - Sep 2
2 night min stay
$525
Sept, Oct, Nov- Mid Season
Sep 3 - Nov 26
2 night min stay
$525
Thanksgiving Holiday
Nov 27 - Dec 1
4 night min stay
$700
December- Mid Season
Dec 2 - Dec 19
2 night min stay
$525
Christmas Holiday
Dec 20 - Dec 28
6 night min stay
$700
New Years Holiday
Dec 29 - Jan 4
4 night min stay
$700
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$450

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Hot tub cleaning fee $100
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
  • House cleaning fee $250
  • Tax Rate 6.5%

Notes:

Stay 6 or 7 nights and receive one night free (excluding holidays).

Weddings and events- require a minimum of a 2 night stay in addition to an event fee of $500, $350 cleaning fee, and security deposit of $1000.


Cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.


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Last updated: 02/12/2015
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Owner info

Year Purchased: 2003


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Photos

  • View of the Pergola sitting area looking towards Black Mesa with Amazing sunsets

    View of the Pergola sitting area looking towards Black Mesa with Amazing sunsets

  • Master suite 2, playroom, sunroom,  & large living room face Black Mesa and

    Master suite 2, playroom, sunroom, & large living room face Black Mesa and

  • Views from inside the private hot tub, pond, Black Mesa and Jemez Mountains

    Views from inside the private hot tub, pond, Black Mesa and Jemez Mountains

VRBO #337782

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Date last modified - Thursday, February 26, 2015

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Minimum stay: 2-6 nights
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Detailed Price

  • Sleeps
    14
  • Bedrooms
    5
  • Bathrooms
    4
  • Property type
    House
  • Reviews
    20
Owner
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
  • Response time: Within a few hours
  • Response rate: 100%
  • Calendar last updated: 02/12/2015
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(505) 670-8516

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