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Charming Home in Historic District - Walk to Downtown Taos

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Last updated: 09/25/2015
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  • Minimum stay:5-10 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Located in the Heart of Downtown Taos. This Environmentally friendly house is fully equipped - its our personal home so you get lots more than if it was just a vacation rental. We empty closets and drawers for you :)

Master Bedroom has a Tempurpedic style Organic California King Bed with en-suite bath. Bath features a walk in shower and soaking tub. The second bedroom has a Queen bed and is adjacent to another full bath with walk in shower. Adjacent to master bedroom is another room that would be perfect for a single person - twin bed. Enclosed private yard with barbeque grill and a nice deck to sit and relax. Modern 2 person hot tub. All the details have been thought of to make your stay comfortable.

Keywords: Downtown, Historic District, Environmentally friendly , Walk to Plaza, house, fully equipped, Tempurpedic Style California King Bed, Quiet , Private, en-suite bath, walk in shower, Hot tub, Vera Wang Queen bed, Wifi, Downtown , Shuttle to ski area, Walk to town, Garage Off Street Parking, Central location,


Property Type

  • House
  • 1600 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only:

    Smoking okay on outside deck only...moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5, Beds for 5

  • Convertible bed(s)


  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

    bath room adjacent w walk in shower...moreless

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king, 1 twin/ single

    Organic King bed w twin bed in adjacent room...moreless

  • King size beds (1) European Tempurpedic Organic bed with Organic Talalay topper. Oh so comfortable, Queen size Beds (1) Queen bed and one twin bed...moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 2


  • Master Bathroom 1: toilet, tub, shower

    updated in 2014 - out door two person hot tub adjacent ...moreless

  • Master has walk in shower, and Soaker tub, other bathroom has walk in shower ...moreless

Other Amenities

  • Interested in Long Term Winter Rental 2 - 4 months


  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library:

    CD and music station on cable TV...moreless

  • Satellite / Cable:

    cable TV...moreless

  • Stereo
  • Television


  • Historic
  • Romantic


  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Ruins
  • Synagogues

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Horseback Riding
  • Horseshoes
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Downtown:

    Restaurants , Gallery's , museums, central Plaza, all with in two blocks. There is also a Ski Valley shuttle in the winter within 2 blocks of our home. ...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

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


  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people


  • Air Conditioning:

    No one has A/C in our area, just not needed. Temperature drops at least 30 degrees nightly. But we do have a portable swamp cooler for those few extra hot days. ...moreless

  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace:

    gas insert ...moreless

  • Fitness Room / Equipment:

    You are welcome to use the "glider" very easy on your joints and great cardio...moreless

  • Garage:

    one car ...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    hot water base board, gas fireplace...moreless

  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    Down Comforters, Nice linens....moreless

  • Living Room
  • Parking:

    garage and off street...moreless

  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine:

    Full size stackable...moreless

  • Wireless Internet


  • Kitchen:

    Everything you need Jenn Aire range, dishwasher. Appliance armoire with all those wonderful small appliances. Kitchen is open to the dining and living room. ...moreless

  • Microwave:

    small microwave...moreless

  • Oven:

    Electric ...moreless

  • Pantry Items


  • Outdoor Grill
  • Ski & Snowboard:

    Four ski areas ...moreless

  • Tennis:

    Quail Ridge Tennis 4 miles away plus both Health Clubs where you can get a day membership have tennis ...moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool:

    Family and Youth center with Olympic size pool, near hospital, 4 miles away...moreless

  • Hot Tub:

    Modern two person outside near master bedroom ...moreless

  • Private Pool:

    Both of the Health Clubs in town feature indoor and outdoor pools...moreless



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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Christmas New Year
Dec 18 - Jan 3, 2016
10 night min stay
My Standard Rate
5 night min stay
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • cleaning fee $100
  • Taxes Not included


Because this is our personal home not just a vacation rental you will have amenities not found in vacation rentals. We make the house like a fine hotel when we leave it so you won't feel like you are in someone else's home but a upscale hotel. We are interested in long term rental.

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Last updated: 09/25/2015
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  • Taos Plaza

    "The Taos plaza and the John Dunn Plaza are the heart of the shopping and Galleries and Resta..."

  • Taos Pueblo

    "For over 1000 years this pueblo has been lived in by the tribe, Summer nightly bonfire dance..."

  • Kachina Lodge Resort and Meeting Center

    "Nightly Summer Bonfire Indian dances"

  • Michael's Kitchen

    "Long Time Local Landmark and restruaunt"

  • Adobe Bar

    "great breakfast, walk from house, nightly music"

  • Five Star Burgers

    "great happy hour, salads and good burgers"

  • Bearclaw Taos NM

    "very creative, organic, walk from house, great baked goods"

  • Apple Tree

    "nice outdoor patio, mango chicken enchiladas,"

50 Miles
Nearest Airport
Santa Fe or Albuquerque 100 miles
6 Miles
Nearest Golf
Taos Public Country Club
200 Metres
Nearest Restaurant
Doc Martins, Micheals, Bent St Cafe, Lambert's
13 Miles
Nearest Ski
Taos, Red River, Angel Fire, Sipapua,

Car: Necessary

Located within 45 mintues of 3 different Ski Resorts,( Taos Ski Valley Red River, Angel Fire, Sipapu) Taos Ski Valley is just 25 minutes up the hill. Santa Fe is an hour south and Colorado Springs Denver and Durango are all easy drives. A 30 minute drive to Ojo Caliente hot springs. Bandelier National Park and Los Alamos are 40 min drive away. 7 Tribal Pueblos between Albq. airport and Taos.


Owner info

Year Purchased: 1998

About the owner: We are a couple in our early 60s. We have traveled all over the world and especially enjoy long term vacations of a month or more. House is not really suitable for small children. Come here and enjoy skiing for the winter - we are ready for a beach vacation with scuba possibilities.

Why the Owner Chose Taos:
Historic Adobe built in the 40s and remodeled in 2000, Master Bathroom updated in 2014

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Altitiude of 7000' we enjoy mild winter days, and cool summer nights with over 300 days of sunshine a year. 20 minutes away and another 2000' higher is the world famous Taos Ski Valley where they enjoy an average of 360 inches of snow yearly. Angel Fire ski resort and Red River ski resort are an eary 45 minute drive so lots of places for winter fun. Our home is an authentic adobe giving you the true southwest feel. The area is wonderful and a quiet residential neighborhood just 2 blocks to downtown.

Contact us

Speaks: english



  • Front Drive way, entrance

    Front Drive way, entrance

  • Living Room

    Living Room

  • Living Room, gas fire place

    Living Room, gas fire place

  • Living Room looking into kitchen to back Master Bedroom

    Living Room looking into kitchen to back Master Bedroom

  • Gas fireplace

    Gas fireplace

  • Queen size bed

    Queen size bed

  • Trundle bed adjacent Master Bedroom

    Trundle bed adjacent Master Bedroom

  • Back Deck walk out of Kitchen

    Back Deck walk out of Kitchen

  • Happy New Year

    Happy New Year

  • Front Yard

    Front Yard

  • Two Person Hot Tub off Master Bedroom

    Two Person Hot Tub off Master Bedroom

  • Dining Area from Living Room

    Dining Area from Living Room

  • Kitchen copper counter tops

    Kitchen copper counter tops

  • Fire Place and seating area between Living Room and Dining room

    Fire Place and seating area between Living Room and Dining room

  • TV across from couch

    TV across from couch

  • Organic California King Bed

    Organic California King Bed

  • Master Bathroom soaking tub

    Master Bathroom soaking tub

  • Front Bathroom - walk in shower

    Front Bathroom - walk in shower

  • Back Deck looking towards Master Bedroom

    Back Deck looking towards Master Bedroom

  • north side gated back yard

    north side gated back yard

  • Front of House , off street parking and garage

    Front of House , off street parking and garage

  • Front Entrance, garage

    Front Entrance, garage

VRBO #396118

This listing was first published here in 2012.

Date last modified - Sunday, October 04, 2015

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