This vacation rental has been available less than one year. It has great bones, built by a long-respected local builder. It was recently remodeled and has new furnishings, light fixtures, bedding, roof, heating and AC and water heaters. The bedrooms are carpeted for comfort while the rest of the house has beautiful hard wood floors. The whole house, except the kitchen, has plantation shutters. It is spacious at 2,800 sq feet with 4 bedrooms, 4 baths,2 eating areas and 2 comfortable living areas. There is a large 2 car garage and a large back porch looking out on the Picacho Hills Golf Course and Organ Mountains. TV and wireless internet service are included. 2TVs - living room and dining room.
In fall of 2018, the yard was re-landscaped.
The property is located just five minutes from the Rio Grande and 12 minutes from the center of town while it sits near the foot of Picacho mountain and great hiking. The neighborhood sits high with views of the city as well as the Organ Mountains.
At the Rio Grande you can access a biking walking trail that goes all around the city.
Las Cruces is surrounded by natural and historical sites. White Sands National Monument and the Space Hall of Fame are about an hour east in Alamogordo and just a bit further is the Lincoln National Forest. The Gila Cliff Dwellings are nearby to the northwest. The hot springs and lakes at Caballo and Truth or Consequences are one hour north. El Paso and Juarez, Mexico are just 50 minutes south down the interstate where great high end and discount shopping abound along with numerous restaurants.
Southern New Mexico enjoys great weather, almost always sunny and bright. Winters are very mild and summers are pleasant with frequent,short afternoon showers in July and August. Las Cruces is convenient for biking, golfing, hiking or visiting the historic city of Mesilla (10 minutes away). This is a culturally rich city with many local plays, art and special events. The Las Cruces Country Music festival plays in October and is hugely fun and popular. Other fun local events include Cinco de Mayo, the monthly art walk, NMSU athletics (football, basketball and baseball), the Farmer's market and local wineries and breweries. Don't leave town without buying green chili's and pecans.
- Picacho Peak
- Rio Grande River
-City bicycle trail
- Great American Steak Burger
- Picacho Peak Brewing Co.
- Los Mariachis (Mexican)
- Le Rendez-vous Cafe
- Andele + Andele's Dog House(Mexican)
- Valley Pizza
- G3 Fitness and Planet Fitness
- Walgreens and CVS
- Pic Quik - Santa Fe Grill Burritos