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Welcome to Casita de Chuparosa in Abiquiu, New Mexico! Please scroll to the bottom of this page to link up with our main website with 100's of pictures, details, rates, policies, our secured online booking form, area attractions etc.
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What sets us apart from all the other Abiquiu area rentals....
We don't charge Security Deposits or Cleaning fees. Most other rentals charge $75-$100 non refundable cleaning fees added to their rates. Our rates are reasonable for the area with no hidden fees or taxes. We post our rates, cancellation policies on our main website, other rentals don't post any of their policies.
We offer complimentary as organic as possible full breakfast provisions in your gourmet Casita Kitchen, Including home roasted daily Organic Coffee beans and farm fresh eggs (See full list of all breakfast and kitchen provisions below).
Your Casita has a Phone Land Line, a phone in all rooms w/free calls - local and long distance calls, no charge. Cell phones work on our hill, most of Abiquiu does not have cell phone service. Free High Speed Wifi 24/7, most areas of Abiquiu do not have high speed and is slow! Rarely do we have outages.
Also, No summer monsoon mosquitoes up here on our hill, Abiquiu rental homes near Abiquiu Lake & along the Chama River have summer mosquitoes. We are also the only area rental home to have Air Conditioning in Summer. Although our summer outdoor temps rarely go over 85, we do sometimes get heat waves and all rooms have Cold Air conditioning in case it does get seasonally warm.
Also many homes do not have Washer/Dryers, We do with organic detergents too! Also a clothes line on back deck if you prefer to air dry your clothes. Clothes dry fast in our dry climate with no humidity.
Many homes don't have cable or Satellite TV, We do! Flatscreen TV with Directv Satellite TV including premium channels.
Many other rental homes are located in very isolated areas near Abiquiu Lake on long unimproved dirt and rock roads with no sense of security & no ability to use a cell phone, no land line phone in case of an emergency & no or slow internet. Our Casita is 5 minutes from Main Hwy 84 and Hwy 554. We are off a paved road and the last 1500 feet is gravel.
We are on 28 acres, plenty of room to roam, we have onsite hiking & horseback riding trails, we back up to 10,000+ open acres and BLM land, Llamas and Mini Burros on property too and are very friendly! Lot of wildlife on property too. Birdfeeders out front with 1000's of birds visiting daily.
Your very own Private Hillside Hot Tub Spa w/ Sunset views, cleaned & filled daily, Fluffy extra large spa towels provided for all guests. Amazing star gazing at night from tub.
NO Amenity overlooked! If we don't have it, we will get it for you!
You are surrounded by O'Keeffe Painting Views, The actual mountains that Georgia O'Keeffe painted are viewed from your Casita. Many other homes, require you to drive at least 30 minutes to even come close to our onsite views. 5 minute drive to Abiquiu Village, Bode's Store, O'Keeffe Home Tour, Abiquiu Inn. 15 minutes to Ghost Ranch, 30 minutes to Ojo Caliente Hot Springs. 5 minutes to the Poshuouingue Ruins.
Where the High Desert meets the Rocky Mountains! Incredible 360 Sunset & views of Georgia O'Keeffe Country on 100's of acres! Best views of any Vacation Home in the whole Abiquiu area! View of the distant Pedernal (Flat topped mountain that Georgia O'Keeffe painted & loved) Silhouetted every evening during sunset! Views of the Rio Chama Valley below and all local Mountain Ranges. Incredible star gazing at night & thunderstorm watching from our high mesa. Property Backs up to 1000's of acres of BLM land to hike/ride on. Miles/miles of riding and hiking trails outside your front door!
A charming, inviting Northern New Mexico style Pitched Tin Roof Home that is tastefully & uniquely furnished Eclectically Southwest Farmhouse style, High pitched ceilings and rustic whitewashed pine wood floors. With Big views from every window! Enclosed fully fenced front+back courtyards (Great for Pets & Kids!) with Covered Portal (Patio) and Deck in back to take advantage of Big Sunset views with Dining table/chairs and BBQ and Outdoor fireplace with plenty of Pinon Wood to burn year round! Hot Tub Spa is situated on an elevated deck on a hillside overlooking Abiquiu and the Chama River Valley, Enjoy wildlife, Big sunsets, Stargazing while soaking in your Private Hillside Hot Tub down a gentle trail 30 feet from the Casita w/360 views.
Our Casita (small house) with total privacy is attached to our larger main home and provides you with a sense of security when you are away for the day or when you are in the Casita, We are available for you anytime you need anything or need suggestions on area attractions and local dining. We are around only when you need us and keep a very low profile. Our guests appreciate that we are nearby for their needs. Complete Privacy, Quiet and serene.
The Casita has 2 separate front & rear entrances, Front rock walled courtyard and Back fenced in courtyard. 950 sq. ft; lives larger with the high pitched ceilings. Well insulated between the Casita & Main house for sound, privacy, warmth in winter and cooling in summer. Living area with comfortable handmade Taos furniture and original Native-Local Art and Paintings, Dining area surrounded by big view windows, Fully stocked Gourmet Kitchen!
Our guests love the solitude and the sound of silence here.
2 Bedrooms -
Larger Master Bedroom with sitting area, Door to outside sitting-sunset viewing area with covered Portal for comfortable Sunset watching. Large Fireplace in Master Bedroom, Stocked with Pinon wood-kindling, All set and ready to light! New high quality Queen Bed with 600 thread count sheets, Fluffy Down comforters & Lots of down pillows and Fluffy Hypo Allergenic feather bed topped mattresses and beautiful colorful Pendleton Blankets. Down can be removed for Down Allergies.
2nd bedroom with Double Bed and with same type of quality bedding.
Full bath (tub/shower) with Fluffy towels, Organic soaps, shower gel and lotions. Fully stocked home!
Your stay includes Breakfast provisions for the whole duration of your stay! No need to go out for breakfast! Includes-Organic Fair Trade Panamanian Coffee & Decaf Beans and Organic Ground Coffees. We home roast our coffee beans daily for our guests! Assorted Herbal and Organic Chai & Teas, Lemons, Local Abiquiu Honey, Organic Half-Half & Milk, Organic Jams, Jellies, Farm Fresh Organic Eggs, Butter-Cream Cheese-New Mexico Roasted Green Chiles- 3-4 types of Bagels, Artisan Breads for Toast and/or French toast, Pancake-Waffle Mixes (also gluten free too!) and Real Maple Syrup! Restaurant style Belgian Waffle maker! Steel Cut & instant Oatmeal. Cold bottled waters stocked in the fridge, Reverse Osmosis filtered water & Carrots to feed our Llamas & Mini Donkeys!
1 - 2 Smaller dogs (Under 30 lbs.) welcome, exceptions considered. $10 each per night. Discounted for weekly stays. $50 per dog for 7 nights. Sorry no cats. Meticulously cleaned between Guest Visits. Front & Back Courtyards completely fenced in, 4.5 feet high fences w/Gates. Pets only allowed in to roam freely in the Guests Casita back courtyard. Your Horses welcome too, $10 per night. Clean, Housebroken pets only. Please see our pet policies on our main website.
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Keywords: Casita de Chuparosa - B & B Style, Includes Organic Full Breakfast Provisions stocked for you to cook in your own Gourmet Kitchen! We provide Fresh home roasted Organic Coffee Beans daily for you! Details below. Charming Casita filled with many handmade furnishings, original Art/Paintings. Stroll down the trail to the Private Hot Tub Spa w/360 Sunset Views. On 100's of acres with Horses, Llamas and Mini Burros. Onsite hiking, Free High speed Internet, Free Phone Long distance, No cleaning fees or security deposits. Book 4-6 months in advance, the majority of our clientele are repeat guests and many book a year in advance.
New Flat screen HDTV with Direct TV Satellite TV with 250+ channelsl. Netflix Streaming video player, Free Netflix movies. Also Sirius Satellite Radio. Pandora Radio, Free Amazon Movies etc. Ipod/Iphone dock-player...moreless
We are the only rental home in Abiquiu with AC. Hardly needed but yes, we have Cold Air Conditioning in all rooms! Also Ceiling Fans in Living Room + Both Bedrooms, Temps hardly ever go over 85 in summer. Early evening Summer breezes makes for good cross ventilation, in the high desert, late nights and mornings are cool year round....moreless
600 thread count cotton sheets, Down pillows and Down comforters. Hand pressed linens,Lots of extra blankets/sheets-All Bath towels provided, plus Large Bath sheets for hot tub usage. lots of extra towels, pillows & blankets. We will substitute Down alternative for those with Down allergies....moreless
In colder months-Stocked with aromatic Northern New Mexico Pinon wood, fatwood kindling. Fireplace set up for you and ready to go, just light and enjoy. 2nd Wood fireplace in back courtyard available ...moreless
We've been advised by our guests, they say more equipped than their own kitchens! Just bring your food! Other than Complimentary Breakfast provisions (as organic as possible) that we provide....moreless
New renovated Full gourmet kitchen, Fully stocked , Lots of Spices, Refrigerated Sandwich condiments, Paper products (Paper towels, Napkins, paper plates) baking provisions, Food saving supplies-Foil/Saran Ziplock bags. French press+Automatic Cuisinart+Chemex Coffeemakers + Espresso Maker, English Dualit Toaster, Cuisinart Burr Coffee Bean grinder, Food Processor, Blender, Rotating Waffle Iron, Ice cream maker, Full-Size Refrigerator/Freezer, Microwave, New Gas Stove, Cocktail glasses and Cocktail Mixing Accessories, Wine and Champagne Glasses, Crystal Cocktail Glasses, Fiestaware Dishes. Ice bucket, cocktail napkins, Margarita salt, Washer Dryer with biodegradable Laundry soap/Dryer sheets....moreless
In front-Outdoor table for dining within rock-walled fully fenced in courtyard in front with market umbrella. Fully fenced in back courtyard with Wood deck in back with Dining table/chairs to enjoy the Incredible Sunset views, BBQ, Outdoor Fireplace with Pinon wood....moreless
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My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
Rates are based on 1 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest
Additional information about rental rates
Rate is for 1 person is $150, Extra persons $15 each per night up to a total of 5 guests maximum. Ex: 2 persons $165 night - 3 persons $180 night - 4 persons $195 night - 5 persons $210 night. Weekly rate pay for 6 nights/7th night free. Pets $10 each per night under 30 lbs. Larger pets considered. Sorry no cats. Bring your Horses too, $10 each per night. Tax included in rate.
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Year Purchased: 2006
About the owner: About us - Your hosts Jeff & Marilyn. We relocated to New Mexico 13 years ago from Northern California. Marilyn worked for TWA and operated a corporate travel agency in Los Angeles for 25 years. Born & Raised in Southern California and lived in the South Bay cities of Manhattan Beach & Rolling Hills. Marilyn also kept busy raising and breeding Arabian horses. Prior to Abiquiu, Marilyn lived 15 years at Sea Ranch on the rugged Northern California Coastline and in the Sierra Foothills at the Equestrian community of Cool in Eldorado County. Son Jeff raised in Manhattan Beach and Rolling Hills, Ca. Relocated to Santa Barbara & attended U.C.S.B. Moved on to Davis, Ca. where he attended the U.C. Davis School of Veterinary Medicine. Jeff also lived in Maui, Sea Ranch, San Francisco & Sausalito.
Why the Owner Chose Abiquiu:
We decided we needed more wide open space and discovered Abiquiu! We bought our Northern New Mexico style Pitched Tin Roof home in Abiquiu, January 2006. We remodeled the North Wing of our home and converted it to a Vacation Rental Casita. Our occupancy rate has been 90%-100% each month ever since! We enjoy the company of our 2 Llamas 'Cuzco' and 'Cinder', and the mini Sicilian Donkeys 'Shawnee', 'Daisy', 'Sunny' and 'Lolita'. (They stand only 3 feet high) ! In addition to our 3 Jack Russell Terriers, 'Maddie', 'Spicy' and 'Minnie' and our Cardigan Corgi named 'Soloman - a.k.a. 'Sully' and our precious cats 'Bibi' and 'Chumley'. For those of your with allergies, the Donkey and Llama Barn is located downwind 1000 feet from the Casita. Our friendly dogs are only allowed in the common areas if invited by the guests. We are all quiet and keep a very low profile and are around only when you need us. We both enjoy travel, cooking, wine and our Horse, Llamas and Pets. Jeff likes to Ski in winter and Sail in other places than New Mexico in summer and visited Panama twice this year. We enjoy meeting the wonderful people that have visited and many that have revisited from all around the country and some from other countries that have stayed at our Casita de Chuparosa here in Abiquiu! We look forward to your stay! Jeff & Marilyn
The Unique Benefits at this Farmhouse:
Our Casita de Chuparosa has received, as of today 330+ (and counting....)Rave Guest Reviews. Our 330+ Reviews are posted on our online Guestbook. We have enjoyed furnishing the Casita with every amenity you could think of, if we have left anything out, please let us know and we will do our best to get it for you. It is uniquely furnished with many handmade furnishings, Original Local and Native Art/Paintings. Clay paint walls with NO VOC's for non toxic living. We use all organic cleaning supplies and all organic lotions, soaps are supplied to our guests. We offer an Extensive Library of Books - On Georgia O'Keeffe, New Mexico Architecture, Home decor, Hiking in the area and Eco Friendly Green Architecture and Building Books and DVD's of movies filmed in Abiquiu. We offer on site Hiking and Horseback Riding - Horses available from our local Wrangler. See our website for more info. Also unique to any Vacation Home in the Abiquiu area is our offering of Complimentary (as Organic as possible) Breakfast Provisions stocked in your Fully equipped Gourmet Casita Kitchen for the whole duration of your stay!
Casita de Chuparosa, View of the Pedernal in background.
Sunny, Lolita and Shawnee, our mini Sicilian Donkeys. They love treats and hugs!
Picture perfect view of O'Keeffe's Cerro Pedernal from the Casita.
View of Casita from below
Hillside Hot Tub-Total Privacy-Meticulously maintained, Sunsets & Stargazing.
Casita de Chuparosa in Winter
Living Room-Many handmade furnishings, Local/Native Art-Paintings. TV-music.
Second Bedroom, Down comforters, Pendleton Blankets. Desk, TV w/DVD collection.
Gourmet Kitchen stocked w/as organic as possible breakfast provisions.
Map to Abiquiu and to Casita de Chuparosa!
Picture perfect view of O'Keeffe's Cerro Pedernal at sunset from the Casita.
View of the Casita on 28 acres and the Pedernal in background
View of the Pedernal at Sunset from the Casita.
Drive up to Casita de Chuparosa!
Winter here at Casita de Chuparosa is magical!
Casita front courtyard
Master Bedroom w/ Queen Bed - Sitting area, Fireplace, Door to Patio.
Fully stocked gourmet Casita Kitchen. No amenity overlooked!
Casita Floor Plan - See our main website for larger scale photo.
Back courtyard, covered patio, BBQ, fireplace, Sunset views, Trail to Hot Tub.
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