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Last updated: 08/11/2016
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  • Minimum stay:3-5 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

THE PERFECT COUNTRY ADOBE: HANDCRAFTED SOUTHWEST GUEST HOUSE,JUST A FIVE MINUTE WALK TO THE HISTORIC SAN FRANCISCO DE ASIS CHURCH AND RANCHOS DE TAOS PLAZA.THIS IS THE CHURCH AND PLAZA PAINTED BY GEORGIA O'KEEFFE AND PHOTOGRAPHED BY ANSEL ADAMS. IT'S A MERE FIVE MINUTE DRIVE TO TAOS ART GALLERIES.

THIS INTIMATE AND COZY HOUSE IS SITUATED ON FIVE ACRES, SLOPING DOWN TO ITS OWN TROUT STREAM. THE GROUNDS SURROUNDING THE HOUSE ARE PLANTED WITH VARIOUS FRUIT TREES: APPLE,PEACH,PEAR,CHERRY,AND APRICOT ALONG WITH MANY GROOMED FLOWER GARDENS. FOUR OF THE FIVE ACRES ARE DEVOTED TO ORGANIC FARMING IN WHICH WE GRAZE BLACK ANGUS CATTLE DURING THE WINTER MONTHS AND GROW AN ALFALFA CROP DURING SPRING, SUMMER,AND EARLY FALL MONTHS. IN ADDITION, WE PARTICIPATE IN OUR NEIGHBORHOOD ACEQUIA,IRRIGATION DITCH ASSOCIATION

HANDCRAFTED, ARCHITECTURAL DETAILS IN THE HOUSE INCLUDE: SALTILLO TILE FLOORING; EXPOSED VIGAS CEILING BEAMS AND COVED, PLASTER CEILINGS IN LIVING ROOM, DINING AREA,AND KITCHEN; KIVA FIREPLACE; HAND-CARVED DECORATIVE DOORS; DECORATIVE,COLORFUL MEXICAN TILES; AND CUSTOMFITTED CELLULAR SHADES ON WINDOWS AND DOORS.NEW HARD-WIRED WIFI CONNECTION!

THE ENTIRE FRONT OF THE HOUSE IS COVERED BY A TRADITIONAL SOUTHWEST PORTAL; A LATILLA, FENCED COURTYARD LOOKS TO THE WEST AND RIO GRANDE PLATEAU,GREAT FOR VIEWING OUR MAGNIFICANT SUNSETS! THERE IS ALWAYS A PLENTIFUL SUPPLY OF AROMATIC PINON FIREWOOD.

The views of the Sangre de Cristo mountains and lush green valley make this the ultimate Taos retreat.

Three (3) night minimum stay. Five (5) night minimum stay during "High Season."


We use ''SEVENTH GENERATION'' cleaning products: hypoallergenic,scent-free,bio-based products which are non-toxic and biodegradable for your ''green'' environment!
We RECYCLE !

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Property Type

  • House
  • 900 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 3, Beds for 3

  • Convertible bed(s)

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 1

    ...moreless

  • Queen size bed in master bedroom; Full size sleep sofa in living room; also a thick foam portable futon....moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

Other Amenities

  • ''GREEN'' PROPERTY:" SEVENTH GENERATION" CLEANING PRODUCTS ARE USED EXCLUSIVELY .THESE ARE HYPOALLERGENIC,SCENT-FREE,BIO-BASED,NON-TOXIC,AND BIODEGRADABLE. RECYCLING PROGRAM!...moreless

Entertainment

  • Books:

    Owner has extensive library:many books on area history,arts,crafts,paintings,etc. ...moreless

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable:

    Dish Network....moreless

  • Stereo
  • Television
  • VCR

Attractions

  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • Fitness Center

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Horseback Riding
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Mountain View

Sports & Adventure Activities

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

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Clothes Dryer:

    We supply non-allergenic Seventh Generation laundry supplies....moreless

  • Fireplace:

    Authentic Taos kiva fireplace with supply of pinon wood....moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    BASEBOARD HOT WATER....moreless

  • Internet:

    NEW HARD-WIRED INTERNET CONNECTION!...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine:

    We supply non-allergenic Seventh Generation laundry supplies....moreless

  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace

Kitchen

  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen:

    Fully equipped kitchen: china,glasses,silverware,pots,pans,and cooking utensils....moreless

  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator

Outside

  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden:

    Organic vegetable and herb garden:guests are encouraged to gather ingredients for healthy meal preparation! Likewise,pick apples,pears,cherries,and apricots from our organic fruit trees!...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    Kettle type grill.We supply charcoal and lighting materials....moreless

 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Late Summer/Early Fall
Sep 5 - Sep 29, 2016
3 night min stay
$138
$800
Christmas Season
Dec 18 - Dec 25, 2016
5 night min stay
$185
Christmas/New Years
Dec 26 - Jan 2, 2017
5 night min stay
$225
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$138
$800

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:


Notes:

Negotiable.

Rates include all taxes and cleaning fees. There is a cleaning fee of $125.00 for stays of 2 weeks or more.

Rates are based on 2 people.For an additional person,there is an additional charge of $25.00 per night.


Owner's cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.


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Location

Historic Ranchos Church.

Renovated Old Martinas Hall( dining,music,various entertainment events.)

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 1995

About the owner: Retired Executive.

Why the Owner Chose Ranchos de Taos, NM, USA:
Beautiful,green farm property in the high desert@7,000 ft.altitude.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Fruit trees;organic vegetable and herb gardens;flower gardens. Distinctive furniture and textiles. Authentic paintings,noted Taos artists.


Contact us

Speaks: english

Guestbook comments from the owner

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Photos

  • Guesthouse in summer months

    Guesthouse in summer months

  • Kitchen, Cooking Area

    Kitchen, Cooking Area

  • Ranchos Church--Couple of Minutes Walk

    Ranchos Church--Couple of Minutes Walk

  • Dining Room

    Dining Room

  • Handcarved Doors

    Handcarved Doors

  • Guest House Portal

    Guest House Portal

  • Harvested Fields

    Harvested Fields

  • Owner Picking Cherries

    Owner Picking Cherries

  • Outdoor Sitting Area

    Outdoor Sitting Area

  • Oil Painting.

    Oil Painting.

  • Neighborhood Historic Ranchos Church.

    Neighborhood Historic Ranchos Church.

  • Artistic Woven Rug

    Artistic Woven Rug

  • Overall View

    Overall View

  • Master Bedroom

    Master Bedroom

  • Living Room Area

    Living Room Area

  • Spacious Bathroom

    Spacious Bathroom

  • Woodburning Fireplace

    Woodburning Fireplace

  • Approaching Guest House

    Approaching Guest House

  • Children picking apples

    Children picking apples

  • Black Angus Grazing, Late Winter

    Black Angus Grazing, Late Winter

  • Christmas and New Years

    Christmas and New Years

  • Artwork by Local Artist,Taos Inspired.

    Artwork by Local Artist,Taos Inspired.

  • Artistic Woven Rug

    Artistic Woven Rug

VRBO #171267

This listing was first published here in 2008.

Date last modified - Tuesday, August 23, 2016

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  • Sleeps
    3
  • Bedrooms
    1
  • Bathrooms
    1
  • Property type
    House
Owner
Member since: 2005
Speaks: english
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  • Response rate 90%
  • Calendar last updated 08/11/2016

575-751-7313
575-613-2520

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