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Million Dollar Home, Top Rank, Folk Art, Immaculate, Mtn Views 10 Mins to Plaza!

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Santa Fe World Class Charm 4 BR 3BA 10Mins to Plaza ALL 5Star Reviews for 9Years

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Last updated: 12/03/2016
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Sleeps:9
  • Bedrooms:4
  • Bathrooms:3
  • Property type:House
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Property description

Legacy hospitality, all 5-star reviews for 10 years, Casa del Oso is a remarkable, world-class gem in the heart of Santa Fe. The owner pays taxes and lodging fees for you, and you can book instantly, or inquire first, your choice. We always respond within a few minutes either way. Calendar is current!

Immaculate, unusual hand-crafted architecture with rounded, arched doorways, raised ceilings, exposed vigas, skylights, kiva fireplaces, jetted tub, stunning folk art, and a quick drive to the Plaza or ski basin!

Featuring 360 views, Santa Fe style with remarkable folk art and antique textiles from the owners' world travels, charming 3,500 sq ft home, on 3.5 acres, custom designed with mountain views of the sunset that take your breath away. Our guests love to return to Casa del Oso year after year.

Outdoors, this home features flagstone patios with east and west-facing mountain views, table for 8, hand-crafted wooden furniture, padded conversation patio furnishings, hammock, barbecue grill and privacy to make unforgettable memories. You can watch the sun set on your troubles, while the stars appear in a sky devoid of all other light sources. No traffic noise or distractions to keep you from having the time of your life! Only 10-12 minutes to the heart of Santa Fe!

This is an exceptional home, one your family will never forget. Read through our 5-star reviews, and see for yourself how we provide legacy hospitality at unbeatable rates.

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Some of the Owner's Antique Textiles and Folk Art Displayed:

Stunning Antique Kilims from Turkey
Northern Thailand Hill Tribe Women's Jacket
Moroccan Beni Ouarain Women’s Shawl
Eastern Atlas Women’s Woven Belts and Men’s Leather Handbags from Morocco
Mexican Sombreros, Serapes, Chaps, Lariats and Leather Saddle
Turkish Hand Woven Saddle bags
Southern Tunisian Embroidered Women’s Cape
Moroccan Women’s Cape from the Zemmour Tribe
Saddle Blankets from Morocco
Nomadic Kilims from Central/Western Turkey
Folk Art Items Collected from South Africa, Ethiopia, Kenya, Tanzania and Lesotho

Live in Santa Fe style and learn about art from around the world, on the north side of town near the Opera. Located just off the 599 bypass on the La Tierra/Las Campanas exit. After a day navigating the winding streets and crowds in Santa Fe, you will love coming home to Casa del Oso. Plenty of parking with 3-stall garage, RV bay, and privacy on 3 acres close to town. Call or email now, and we will respond immediately!

Keywords: Santa Fe Vacation Rental, Luxury Home, Santa Fe Rental, Luxury Vacation Home, Private Retreat, Retreat, Southwest Style Vacation Rental

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Member since: 2008

Speaks: english
Response time: Within an hour
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 12/03/2016

Property Type

  • House
  • 3500 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Included
  • Concierge
  • Staff

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    Casa del Oso is available for rent to groups or individuals of all ages. Renter must be 21 or older to secure the booking....moreless

  • Senior Adults Only Community:

    If you prefer to book the house for seniors only, there are few children in the area...moreless

  • Alternative Lifestyle
  • Children Welcome:

    We welcome families, and please bring a pack and play or portable bed for your child. ...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    We do not allow smoking under any circumstances on the property....moreless

  • Pets Considered:

    There is a pet-yard fenced area with dog-door from the garage. All pets must be pre-approved and secured with a pet fee....moreless

  • Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm
  • Wheelchair Accessible:

    The house is all on one level, and there is a grab bar installed in master bathroom. Please let us know your needs before you book your stay....moreless

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9, Beds for 8-9

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king

    Master bedroom has large walk-in closet, kiva fireplace, etc...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

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  • Bedroom 3: 2 twin/ single

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  • Bedroom 4: 2 twin/ single

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  • Twin Airbed: 1 twin/ single

    Twin airbed available...moreless

  • King size beds (1) Faces Jemez mountains for sunset views with kiva fireplace and adjoining master bath with jacuzzi spa and walk-in shower, Queen size Beds (1) Full bathroom directly across the hall from the Queen room with tub, shower and private commode., Twin or Single Beds (4), Other Beds (1) Twin air bed that is stored in garage, approval required...moreless

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower, jetted tub

    Jacuzzi jetted duet tub on deck, double shower, double sinks...moreless

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

    Double sinks, private commode w door, bath tub and shower...moreless

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

    Convenient powder room in central hallway...moreless

  • Master bathroom is a large open room with Duet Jacuzzi on tile deck, walk-in tiled shower with tiled bench, private commode and double sinks. This bathroom adjoins the master bedroom. The hot tub has excellent water pressure with multiple jets for soothing your aches and pains away!...moreless

Other Amenities

  • Top Vacation Rental in Santa Fe! There is wonderful hiking from the property in several directions, including a dry riverbed just north of the property, and wonderful roads into the surrounding neighborhoods. This is a fabulous vacation spot, with privacy and also quick access to the Plaza and shopping. Very romantic setting, with luxury and comfort abounding....moreless

Entertainment

  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books
  • Books For Adults
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games For Kids
  • Music Library
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable:

    We do have cable television, including a wide selection of channels....moreless

  • Stereo
  • Television:

    We do have cable television, and a wide variety of channels, including some top tier channels....moreless

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Arboretum
  • Autumn Foliage
  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Duty Free Shops
  • Festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Pond
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Ruins
  • Synagogues
  • Water Parks
  • Winery Tours
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

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

Location Type

  • Downtown:

    Ten minutes by car to downtown...moreless

  • Mountain
  • Mountain View:

    Jemez, Sangre de Cristo and Ortiz mountains are visible from the house....moreless

  • Rural:

    Nicest neighborhood in Santa Fe, only ten minutes from the Plaza by car....moreless

  • Town

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Hiking
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • Hunting
  • Ice Skating
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Paragliding
  • Parasailing
  • Pier Fishing
  • Racquetball
  • Rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Ski Lift Privileges
  • Ski Privileges Optional
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • Spelunking
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing
  • Whitewater Rafting
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining:

    Dining table seats 8 and there are three captains chairs that seat at the island adjacent...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 10 people

General

  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning:

    Air Conditioning isn't really needed with cool New Mexico nights, but we do have a commercial grade evaporative cooling system just in case....moreless

  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking
  • Filtered Water
  • Fireplace
  • Firewood
  • Garage:

    There is an RV bay with overhead lifting door, in addition to a 2-stall area with remote control....moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street:

    Our house is situated on a cul de sac, and has a long approach to the garage, with ample parking for guests....moreless

  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone:

    Telephone service is land line with free long distance in the US. Verizon cell phones work the best in this area, but others do get reception, too....moreless

  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Water Cooler
  • Wireless Internet:

    We have high speed wireless internet...moreless

  • Wood Fireplace:

    (2) Traditional kiva fireplaces in living room and master bedroom....moreless

Kitchen

  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    This gorgeous kitchen has a huge island with all the utensils you could need, pantry, and incredible views of the Jemez mountains. Dining room adjacent....moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Barbecue
  • Bicycles:

    Bike rentals in the downtown area...moreless

  • Boat:

    Boating at local lakes...moreless

  • Deck / Patio:

    West-facing views of the Jemez mountains have spectacular sunsets, and shadecloth blind for dining on the portal. Nice hammock attaches to the vigas so you can siesta in style....moreless

  • Golf:

    Golf course within five minutes of the house...moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    kayaking and canoes at local lakes and rivers...moreless

  • Lanai / Gazebo:

    The west-facing portal has a large dining table facing gorgeous sunsets over the Jemez mountains, seats 8. There is a cloth hammock for lazing in the sun....moreless

  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill:

    Propane Grill on back patio, facing sunset views of the moutains, with large picnic table and hammock....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Ski & Snowboard:

    Santa Fe ski area is close by...moreless

  • Tennis:

    Tennis available in the local area...moreless

  • Terrace
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Water Sports Gear:

    available at local vendors...moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Hot Tub:

    We have a duet Jacuzzi tub in the master bathroom that has powerful jets and helps you unwind in the privacy of your own room....moreless

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Included
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$350
$2,450 $7,500

Rates are based on 8 guests; add $100 per night, per additional guest

* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $300
  • Pet Fee $100
  • Housekeeping $200

Notes:

Two payment installments are possible, when authorized. Rates are subject to change until booking is confirmed. Please purchase rental insurance from the company who hosts this site or on your own. Our cancellation policy is 60 days prior to your stay, and any cancellation may result in 30% loss of fees, regardless of date of cancellation. No smoking is allowed on the property. Pets are welcome with authorization and a fee.


Manager's cancellation policy:

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


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Location

  • Santa Fe Plaza

    "Santa Fe Plaza is only a quick drive from Casa del Oso, and you will love the music and art ..."

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  • Canyon Road

    "Canyon Road is a wonderful walk, where many well known artists display their work. You will ..."

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  • Georgia O'Keeffe Museum

    "Georgia O'Keeffe Museum is only a ten minute drive from Casa del Oso, just off the Santa Fe ..."

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  • The Shed

    "The Shed is one of our very favorite restaurants, and we send everyone from our Santa Fe Vac..."

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  • Clafoutis French Bakery & Restaurant

    "Clafoutis French Bakery and Restaurant is an easy ten minute drive from Casa del Oso, Santa ..."

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  • El Farol Restaurant & Lounge

    "El Farol is our fave place to send guests who stay at our vacation rental Casa del Oso in Sa..."

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  • Palace of the Governors

    "Love Palace of the Governors! Quick drive to the Santa Fe Plaza from our vacation rental Cas..."

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  • Museum of International Folk Art

    "LOVE THIS MUSEUM!!!!! All my guests rave about going to see the Folk Art museum! Stay at Cas..."

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5 Miles
Nearest Airport
Santa Fe
6 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Santa Fe Bar and Grill
3 Miles
Nearest Golf
Las Campanas
8 Miles
Nearest Train
Ten minutes by car to Santa Fe Railrunner
3 Miles
Nearest Motorway
599 Bypass
4 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Cafe Aldea
15 Miles
Nearest Ski
Santa Fe Ski Basin

Car: Recommended

Ten minutes to Downtown Santa Fe Plaza by car, Santa Fe Opera, Las Campanas Golf Course, folk art, cultural events, art shows, museums, outdoor recreation, Native American dances, Spanish Heritage, International Music, 5-star Accommodations

 

Manager info

Year Purchased: 2004

About: We are committed to providing top level accommodations in our stunning second home. We feel lucky to have the top-rated home and staff, in a town where you can't always count on managers and service providers to deliver what they advertise. We have forged many good friendships with guests of Casa del Oso, who return year after year to what they call their "Santa Fe Home." We love this home, and the neighborhood couldn't be better. We consider it an honor to provide top level accommodations and service to all our guests. Call Jesse and come see for yourself, why we love Casa del Oso!

Why Tierra Preciosa (Santa Fe, NM, USA):
Hand-crafted with rounded arched doorways, kiva fireplaces, many skylights, raised ceilings with exposed vigas, and views of the mountains in all directions! Santa Fe culture is rich with diversity, and the history and people are fascinating. This home gives you the pleasure of 3.5 acres, only ten minutes from town, with mtn views, folk art and unforgettable legacy hospitality. 4 BR, 3BA with Stunning Features, Views, Immaculate

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Vacationing at Casa del Oso is like owning your own home for relaxation and enjoyment any time of the year. Sunset views are fantastic over the Jemez mountains, and the Sangre de Cristo mountains are visible from the east courtyard. We have a jacuzzi tub, barbecue grill on the patio, and 3,200 square feet of luxury pueblo-style architecture to enjoy. Our furnishings are comfortable and elegant, with Santa Fe style.


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Speaks: english
Response time: Within an hour
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 12/03/2016

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Photos

  • Santa Fe World Class Charm 4 BR 3BA 10Mins to Plaza ALL 5Star Reviews for 9Years

    Santa Fe World Class Charm 4 BR 3BA 10Mins to Plaza ALL 5Star Reviews for 9Years

  • Kitchen mountain views, pantry, adjoining dining room, fully equipped, island

    Kitchen mountain views, pantry, adjoining dining room, fully equipped, island

  • Antique Wooden Dining Table, Sunset Mountain views, Seats 8 at table, 11 total

    Antique Wooden Dining Table, Sunset Mountain views, Seats 8 at table, 11 total

  • Foyer between Living Room and Kitchen with Antique Textiles, Folk Art

    Foyer between Living Room and Kitchen with Antique Textiles, Folk Art

  • Living room with exposed vigas, skylights, patio doors, leather furniture, fire

    Living room with exposed vigas, skylights, patio doors, leather furniture, fire

  • Master BR King w Jacuzzi Duet Jetted Tub, Kiva Fireplace, Patio Furn, Mtn Views

    Master BR King w Jacuzzi Duet Jetted Tub, Kiva Fireplace, Patio Furn, Mtn Views

  • Queen Bedroom, superior quality mattress, walk in closet

    Queen Bedroom, superior quality mattress, walk in closet

  • Twin Room Facing Courtyard near Queen BR, Antique Textiles, denim bedspreads

    Twin Room Facing Courtyard near Queen BR, Antique Textiles, denim bedspreads

  • Twins Across from Master BR, Patio Door, Table,  2 Singles OR 1 Queen

    Twins Across from Master BR, Patio Door, Table, 2 Singles OR 1 Queen

  • Inner Courtyard views of Sangre de Cristo Mtns, Stucco Privacy Wall w Portal

    Inner Courtyard views of Sangre de Cristo Mtns, Stucco Privacy Wall w Portal

  • Rear Covered Portal Table Seats 10 with Hammock, Soft Furniture and Sunset View

    Rear Covered Portal Table Seats 10 with Hammock, Soft Furniture and Sunset View

  • Winter Overview of Casa del Oso, 3.5 Acres, Privacy, Mountain Views, 3 car garag

    Winter Overview of Casa del Oso, 3.5 Acres, Privacy, Mountain Views, 3 car garag

  • Front porch, inner courtyard, adobe wall surrounding, 3.5 acres, 4 bedroom, 3BA

    Front porch, inner courtyard, adobe wall surrounding, 3.5 acres, 4 bedroom, 3BA

  • Gourmet Kitchen, Island, Pantry, Fully Equipped, Adjacent to Dining Room Table

    Gourmet Kitchen, Island, Pantry, Fully Equipped, Adjacent to Dining Room Table

  • Dining area with Sunset Mountain Views, Adjacent to Kitchen, Seats 8 plus

    Dining area with Sunset Mountain Views, Adjacent to Kitchen, Seats 8 plus

  • Living Room w Arched Entries, High Ceiling, Vigas, Skylights, Mtn Views, Patio

    Living Room w Arched Entries, High Ceiling, Vigas, Skylights, Mtn Views, Patio

  • Master Bedroom Kiva Fireplace, Patio Door, Comfy Outdoor Furniture

    Master Bedroom Kiva Fireplace, Patio Door, Comfy Outdoor Furniture

  • Master Bathroom Jacuzzi Duet Jetted Tub near Double Shower and Tiled Double Sink

    Master Bathroom Jacuzzi Duet Jetted Tub near Double Shower and Tiled Double Sink

  • Queen Bedroom with raised bed, folk art dressers, walk in closet

    Queen Bedroom with raised bed, folk art dressers, walk in closet

  • Twin Beds across from Master BR, Patio Door, Table, 2 Singles or Queen together

    Twin Beds across from Master BR, Patio Door, Table, 2 Singles or Queen together

  • Antique Textile Collection display from Owners World Travels, Fine Hand Weavings

    Antique Textile Collection display from Owners World Travels, Fine Hand Weavings

  • New padded conversation furniture plus hammock, picnic table, benches

    New padded conversation furniture plus hammock, picnic table, benches

  • West Patio View Jemez Mountains, back yard w patio furniture, grill, table

    West Patio View Jemez Mountains, back yard w patio furniture, grill, table

  • Excellent Location, Ten Mins to Heart of the Plaza by Car, Privacy, VIEWS!!!!

    Excellent Location, Ten Mins to Heart of the Plaza by Car, Privacy, VIEWS!!!!

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This listing was first published here in 2008.

Date last modified - Saturday, December 03, 2016

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