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"My husband and I loved this place! It was quiet, private, and the scenery was beautiful. We really enjoyed staying in the rock house, it had so many quaint features and was very comfortable. There is a birdbath outside the living room window, and tons of colorful birds I had never seen before visited it continually. It was very convenient to make day trips to Ghost Ranch and Taos, and Abiquiu Lake. There was a general store and restaurants not far away. We would love to stay here again sometime. The only disappointment was that there was not a hot tub there anymore. We had been really looking forward to a hot tub and champagne under the stars."
Guest: Judy H.Date of Stay: September 2015Review Submitted: November 3, 2015
"My husband and I spent a week in Santa Fe and then headed to Grace and Felix's gorgeous cabin in Cañones. It was an awe inspiring view as we rounded the hill and saw their rental for the first time. Nestled in a canyon near the Perdenal one could not find a more peaceful, beautiful place to land after a week of shopping and dining out in Santa Fe. The cabin was adorable; Grace and Felix exceptional hosts, and the hiking phenomenal. We knew to stop at a grocery store in Santa Fe and brought food to grill on the deck and cook in the full size kitchen. The cabin was well appointed, and the week flew by. I can say we absolutely did not want to leave. I almost hate to rave about this hidden gem because so many people will discover the beauty of its location. We will DEFINITELY be back! Thank you for sharing your home with us Grace and Felix!"
Guest: J & JDate of Stay: October 2015Review Submitted: November 22, 2015
"The Casita del Lago, perched above where the Chama River empties into Abiquiu Reservoir, across the water from the famous Ghost Ranch, and facing the everchanging colors of miles of scenic rock cliffs that stretch for as far as the eye can see, rewards you with views that are simply awesome, especially as sunset approaches. Many stunning photos can be made just by standing right outside of the Casita and pointing your camera in any direction. The views from inside the house are essentially the same, as framed by the many floor to ceiling windows. Inside the Casita itself is a nice blend of southwestern rustic charm and modern conveniences, with a full kitchen and 2 bedrooms that easily accommodated our party of 4 guests. The road in to the property is rough, and a minor inconvenience to drive, but the seclusion of the location once you arrive more than makes up for the drive in. Our stay was graced with excellent weather 6 of the 7 days, with predictably chilly but clear nights as well. We did lose power one evening for only a couple of seconds, and had to reset some breakers to get everything back running, but it was a trivial interruption to an otherwise perfect stay.
If you are looking for a super scenic and secluded slice of the high NM desert to rent, then a trip to the Casita del Lago will certainly be a great choice!"
Guest: another_mikeyDate of Stay: November 2015Review Submitted: November 20, 2015