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Las Posadas El Salto, Above the Town of Arroyo Seco, 8 Mi to Tsv, 8 M to Taos.

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Southern elevation with glimpse of the huge upper view deck

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Last updated: 02/26/2015
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  • Minimum stay:3-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Taos house description

Please call 575 613 5027 for reservation information.

Sitting on several wooded acres and nestled at the foot of the majestic Sangre De Cristo mountain range, Las Posadas El Salto is Northern New Mexico’s ultimate vacation home. This architect designed custom built mountain adobe chalet boasts an incredible view of Taos Valley to the West, and to the East an awe inspiring view of Taos Mountain and El Salto peak normally reserved for the pages of your favorite travel magazine!

Imagine waking up in the morning to fresh mountain air, while taking in your “100 mile” view of the Taos Valley from your 800 square foot balcony, located just outside the master bedroom. Soak away stress in your private hot-tub or settle into a plush sofa and watch your favorite movie on one of 2 flat-screen televisions fully connected to Satellite, DVD and XBOX. Cook your meals and entertain guests using your spacious and fully equipped gourmet kitchen or head 2 miles down the road for dinner in the quaint mountain village of Arroyo Seco. Your home comes with high speed Wi-Fi internet access and even a small business center so that you take care of your clients and get right back to enjoying your mountain getaway.
Conveniently located 8 miles from downtown Taos, and 8 miles from the world renowned slopes of Taos Ski Valley; you will not find a better place to serve as a hub for the endless wonders of Taos New Mexico and the surrounding areas. It doesn’t matter if you are a first time visitor, or a seasoned traveler to Taos. Los Posadas El Salto will provide you with the vacation experience of a lifetime.

We know our fellow travelers have a lot of vacation rental options in and around Taos. We believe all they need to do is watch our beautifully shot video tour of the house and its private forested surroundings and read our reviews from past guests and they can picture themselves in one of the best family getaways in Winter, Spring, Summer or Fall in Northern NM.

(Please scroll down and click on video of this property below the Further details line on the web page)

We hear over and over again that when guests arrive and relax at the house, they feel the weight of hectic life schedules and stress and demands lifted. This is one of the most peaceful and quiet settings in Taos. Most properties here have the noise of some road or highway or other city type sounds. At Las Posadas El Salto all you hear is the wind singing through the tall pines and snow falling on cedars in winter.

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Property Type

  • House
  • 2700 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:

    We allow 25 years of age and older adults....moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Limited Accessibility
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 6-8

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king, 1 twin/ single, 1 child bed, 1 baby crib

    Master suite...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen, 1 twin/ single, 1 child bed

    Mid level bedroom...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 2 queen, 1 twin/ single, 1 baby crib, 1 sleep sofa /futon

    Studio Apt 1st floor...moreless

  • Studio apartment is on the first floor of the house and has its own separate entrance....moreless

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower, shower

    ...moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower, shower

    ...moreless

  • Bathroom 3: toilet, combination tub/shower, shower

    ...moreless

Other Amenities

  • Air conditioning is not necessary at the house with cool mountain temps in the summer from 75 degree highs and 50 degree overnight lows....moreless

Entertainment

  • Books:

    Too many book to mention for adults and children in library....moreless

  • Books For Adults
  • Books For Kids
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games For Kids
  • MP3 Dock
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo:

    Denon Reciever with JBL Towers for Audio./Video...moreless

  • Television:

    50 inch Lcd in living room. 36 inch Lcd in Master bedroom. 40 inch television in Studio Apt....moreless

  • Toys:

    Puzzles, X box, crayons etc.....moreless

  • Video Games
  • Video Library

Theme

  • Family
  • Sports & Activities

Attractions

  • Autumn Foliage
  • Cinemas
  • Forests
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Restaurants
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Horseback Riding
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Mountain View
  • River

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Golf
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Hunting Big Game
  • Hunting Small Game
  • Jet Skiing
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Rafting
  • Sailing
  • Skiing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Whitewater Rafting
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people

General

  • Activities Guide
  • Alarm Clock
  • Baby Gate
  • Backpack
  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access
  • Business Center
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer:

    Whirlpool dryer....moreless

  • Fireplace:

    Wood burning stove with firewood provided....moreless

  • Firewood
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    Radiant floor heat & Wood burning stove heat depending on which floor....moreless

  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided:

    Down comforters and bedsheets provided. Kids single bedsheets provided....moreless

  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • PC
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking:

    3 cars Maximum....moreless

  • Parking Off Street
  • Printer
  • Shampoo
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided:

    2 Towels per person & hot tub towels provided hand towels / washcloths / Dishcloths provided for kitchen....moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    Whirlpool full size stackable unit....moreless

  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Stove

Kitchen

  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Garbage Disposal
  • Gourmet Kitchen
  • Grill
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Barbecue
  • Deck / Patio
  • Deck Furniture
  • Golf:

    We are 15 miles from Taos country club. An excellent 18 hole championship golf course....moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    We are located 12 miles from the Los Rios River outfitters....moreless

  • Large Cooler
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Porch Furniture
  • Ski & Snowboard:

    We are located less than 10 miles from Taos ski valley....moreless

  • Tennis:

    We are located 4 miles from Quail ridge Tennis and swim club open to the public....moreless

  • Wood Deck
  • Yard

Pool / Spa

  • Hot Tub
  • Outdoor Hot Tub

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional
 

Reviews

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from 68 traveler reviews
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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Winter 2015
Feb 28 - Mar 7, 2015
4 night min stay
$235
$1,485
Spring ski break 2014
Mar 8 - Mar 31, 2015
4 night min stay
$269
$1,750
Spring 2015
Apr 7 - May 20, 2015
3 night min stay
$175
$1,075
Summer 2015
May 25 - Sep 21, 2015
4 night min stay
$235
$1,485
Autumn 2015
Oct 7 - Nov 20, 2015
3 night min stay
$175
$1,075
Thanksgiving Week 2015
Nov 21 - Nov 28, 2015
5 night min stay
$365
$1,950
Early winter 2015
Dec 1 - Dec 19, 2015
3 night min stay
$175
$1,075
Christmas week 2015
Dec 20 - Dec 27, 2015
7 night min stay

$3,500
New years week
Dec 28 - Jan 3, 2016
7 night min stay

$3,500
flat fee
My Standard Rate
5 night min stay
$200

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $200
  • Cleaning fee $75
  • Pet Fee $100
  • Taxes Included

Notes:

Please call 575 613 5027 for our rates, booking and reservation information.

Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice.

Rate based on occupancy of 6 persons. Please add $25 for each additional person per night for groups up to 8 total.

Cancellation policy100% refund if canceled 60 days prior to arrival

Well trained pets (dogs) considered for a $100.00 flat fee.


Cancellation policy:

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


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Last updated: 02/26/2015
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Location

100 Miles
Nearest Airport
100 miles Albuquerque Intl Airport
2 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Abes
12 Miles
Nearest Golf
Taos Country club
50 Miles
Nearest Train
Santa Fe Capitol downtown Santa fe
2 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Highway 150
2 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Sabroso
8 Miles
Nearest Ski
Taos Ski Valley

Car: Necessary

Other Activities: Shopping, Boating, Kayaking, Wildlife Viewing, Snowboarding, Health/Beauty Spa, Snowmobiling, Racquetball, Basketball Court

Golf: Taos Country located south side of Taos 10 miles from Las Posadas El Salto.

Ski: Taos Ski Valley 9 miles from Las Posadas El Salto.

angel fire resort 25 miles from Las Posadas El Salto

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 1996

About the owner: As designers and builders from California and New Mexico. We finally found a place where we could create and build the Green/Eco type of structure that would compliment the beauty of the land. New mexico is so famous for allowing artisans to choose different materials and construction types. It just made sense to make this home in El Salto.

Why the Owner Chose Taos:
If you have the chance to read our reviews or if you are a seasoned Taos local, you will already know that this area of Taos called El Salto is the best place to live in the Taos valley. It is the most desirable and expensive real estate in Taos County.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
As we have said.' El Salto is the best area in Taos'. The forest, the quiet, the deep snows in the winter and cool temps in the Summer make it so magical any time of year. Just ask any local about El Salto.


Contact us

Speaks: english, spanish

Guestbook comments from the owner

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Photos

  • Southern elevation with glimpse of the huge upper view deck

    Southern elevation with glimpse of the huge upper view deck

  • Dinner time on the lower 800 sq ft deck

    Dinner time on the lower 800 sq ft deck

  • The north elevation of the house with the master suite and huge sunset view deck

    The north elevation of the house with the master suite and huge sunset view deck

  • Our custom gourmet kitchen  built with any chefs cooking request.

    Our custom gourmet kitchen built with any chefs cooking request.

  • Bedroom 1

    Bedroom 1

  • The king size bed in the master suite with views looking south towards Taos

    The king size bed in the master suite with views looking south towards Taos

  • First floor studio view of living room, Full bathroom & custom kitchen.

    First floor studio view of living room, Full bathroom & custom kitchen.

  • The Hot Tub looking into the national forest.

    The Hot Tub looking into the national forest.

  • View of the Taos and Rio Grande Valley from Master suite 800 sq ft deck.

    View of the Taos and Rio Grande Valley from Master suite 800 sq ft deck.

  • Winter morning at Las Posadas El Salto

    Winter morning at Las Posadas El Salto

  • Jamie B. Who is a fly fishing guide with a monster Fall Brown from the river.

    Jamie B. Who is a fly fishing guide with a monster Fall Brown from the river.

  • A local raft trip with Jamie B. and his Whitewater/ Kayaking guiding service.

    A local raft trip with Jamie B. and his Whitewater/ Kayaking guiding service.

  • Winter afternoon with El Salto peak shimmering in the background

    Winter afternoon with El Salto peak shimmering in the background

  • Northern New Mexicos famous evening light from the upper view deck

    Northern New Mexicos famous evening light from the upper view deck

  • The living room view with our families artwork

    The living room view with our families artwork

  • The view from the dining room towards the living room

    The view from the dining room towards the living room

  • The master bedroom with sunset light pouring in off the 800 sq ft Taos view deck

    The master bedroom with sunset light pouring in off the 800 sq ft Taos view deck

  • First floor studio with its own separate entrance, 2 Q beds kitchen & full bath

    First floor studio with its own separate entrance, 2 Q beds kitchen & full bath

  • First floor studio view of living area and custom kitchen & solar windows.

    First floor studio view of living area and custom kitchen & solar windows.

  • Christmas at Las Posadas El Salto 2009

    Christmas at Las Posadas El Salto 2009

  • Another perfect winter afternoon at Las Posadas El Salto

    Another perfect winter afternoon at Las Posadas El Salto

  • Summer Afternoon looking at lower deck elevation.

    Summer Afternoon looking at lower deck elevation.

  • The view from the Ultralite aircraft of Arroyo Seco and El Salto peak and forest

    The view from the Ultralite aircraft of Arroyo Seco and El Salto peak and forest

  • Jamie B. finally reaching the summit of 12,700 ft Kachina peak. Ready for powder

    Jamie B. finally reaching the summit of 12,700 ft Kachina peak. Ready for powder

$175 - $500 per night (USD)
Minimum stay: 3-7 nights
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  • Sleeps
    8
  • Bedrooms
    3
  • Bathrooms
    3
  • Property type
    House
  • Reviews
    68
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Member since: 2011
Speaks: english, spanish
  • Response time: Within 12 hours
  • Response rate: 100%
  • Calendar last updated: 02/26/2015
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