Location Location Location ... Half-Way Between Taos Town & Taos Ski Valley!(18 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:5-6 nights
- Property type:House
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:Yes
About the Property
2 Master Bedrooms & Den and 2 Bathrooms
Situated in a convenient, friendly & safe bedroom community of Taos near the Charming Village of Arroyo Seco between the Taos Ski Valley & the Town of Taos
½-Mile to Village of Arroyo Seco (Walkable; Restaurants, Groceries, Art Galleries, Gifts/Merchandise)
9-Miles to Town of Taos
9-Miles to Taos Ski Valley
Custom Southwest-Style Home (Newly Built in 2006)
2-Bedrooms / 2-Baths & Den
1,736 Square Feet
360° Panoramic views, including the Taos Ski Valley Canyon, Town of Taos (and City Lights) and Sangre de Cristo Mountains.
Master Bedroom=Sealy King (w/ Novaform GEL Memory Foam Topper)
Second Master Bedroom=Sealy Queen (& Queen AeroBed)
Den=Simmons Full Futon
Master Bedroom=Walk-In Shower w/ Dual Showerheads/Handshower/Bench
Second Master Bedroom=Tub/Shower Combination
Casa Buena Vista is conveniently situated halfway between the Town of Taos and Taos Ski Valley in an upscale area within walking distance to Taos's charming Village of Arroyo Seco. Situated on a picturesque one acre homesite, this 2-bedroom plus den 2-bath home has Casa Buena Vista is situated at the base of the Taos Mountains, between the Town of Taos and Taos Ski Area. 360° panoramic views abound, including the Taos Ski Valley Canyon, Town of Taos (and City Lights) and Sangre de Cristo Mountains. A variety of restaurants, art galleries and specialty shops are located nearby.
Casa Buena Vista is a newer contemporary southwest-style home, with vaulted ceiling, adobe walls and hand-crafted doors. Energy-efficient construction, ceiling fans and natural floors - with in-floor silent heating - keep you at the right temperature year-round. Tank-less water heating system keeps the hot water flowing all the time. Living area has multi-french doors, wood-burning kiva fireplace, leather sofa/chair, large flat screen TV and home entertainment system.
LOCATION...LOCATION...LOCATION!: Casa Buena Vista is located in the Taos bedroom community of the Village of Arroyo Seco between the Town of Taos (9 miles) and Taos Ski Valley (9 miles). The Chile Line public transportation system runs scheduled round trip routes to Taos Ski Valley daily from December to April. The Town of Taos line of The Chile Line runs all year-round. 1½ hours from Santa Fe. 2½ hours from Albuquerque. 3½ hours from Colorado Springs. 4½ hours from Denver.
Master and Second Master Bedroom Suites, and Den:
Master bedroom has King-sized bed w/ GEL Memory Foam topper, French doors, walk-in closet w/ laundry and separate bath nearby.
Second Master bedroom has Queen-sized bed w/ spacious closet, 180 degree panoramic views and separate bath nearby. Also is equipped with Queen-AeroBed which inflates/deflates in minutes.
Den is furnished with matching futon collection (converts to Simmons Full-sized futon bed), end/coffee tables, bookcase, large flat screen TV, DVD (and Netflix in Den or Living Room), stereo system, executive desk with chair, and Broadband Internet (Wi-Fi throughout house) with computer copier/printer/scanner (Brother DCP-1000).
Weather: Elevation: 7,000 feet ,
Average winter temperature: 48 degrees (F) ,
Average summer temperature: 85 degrees (F) ,
Average snowfall: 305 inches ,
Days of sunshine: 300+
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Member since: 2008
- 1736 sq. ft.
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Long-Term Renters Welcome
- Minimum Age Limit For Renters:
- Children Welcome
- Non Smoking Only
- Pets Not Allowed
- Wheelchair Accessible
Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6
- * Master bedroom is furnished with Henredon furniture with Sealy King-sized bed w/ GEL Memory Foam mattress/topper, leather chair, triple dresser and two night stands. * Second Master bedroom is furnished with Sealy Queen-sized bed, leather chair, triple dresser with mirror and night stand. * Second Master bedroom is also equipped with Queen-AeroBed which inflates/deflates in minutes. * Den is furnished with matching futon collection (converts to Simmons Full-sized futon bed), end/coffee tables, bookcase, large flat screen TV and DVD (and Netflix in Den or Living Room), stereo system, executive desk with chair, and Broadband Internet (Wi-Fi throughout house) with computer copier/printer/scanner (Brother DCP-1000)....moreless
Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms
- KITCHEN + Kitchen island + Starbucks / Saeco Barista espresso maker + Cuisinart cookware + Pot Rack + Henckels knives + Cuisinart appliances (food processor, hand mixer, toaster) + Hitachi Bread Machine + Oster blender + Rival Crock Pot + Toaster Oven + Rice Cooker + White Mountain Ice Cream Freezer + Lobster Pot + Roasting Pan + Maytag stainless steel appliances (Stove/Oven, Microwave, Dishwasher, Refrigerator) + Maytag Stacked Laundry (washer and gas dryer) + Kohler stainless steel sink ENTERTAINMENT + 2-large flat screen TVs; 1-with home entertainment system (including DVD); and 1-with DVD (and Netflix) SKI/SNOWBOARD EQUIPMENT STORAGE + Ski Rack + Snowboard Rack + Ski/Snowboard/Boot Trays...moreless
- DVD Player
- Game Room
- Satellite / Cable
- Video Library
- Away From It All
- Sports & Activities
- Autumn Foliage
- Coin Laundry
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Live Theater
- Recreation Center
- Winery Tours
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Eco Tourism
- Gambling Casinos
- Horseback Riding
- Miniature Golf
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
- Mountain View
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Basketball Court
- Cross Country Skiing
- Equestrian Events
- Fly Fishing
- Freshwater Fishing
- Golf Privileges Optional
- Hot Air Ballooning
- Ice Skating
- Mountain Biking
- Mountain Climbing
- Rock Climbing
- Ski Privileges Optional
- Whitewater Rafting
- Dining Area
- Seating for 6 people
- Clothes Dryer
- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided
- Living Room
- Towels Provided
- Washing Machine
- Coffee Maker
- Dishes & Utensils
- Pantry Items
- Deck / Patio
- Outdoor Grill
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Spring Holiday I
Mar 4 - Mar 18, 2017
6 night min stay
My Standard Rate
5 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Refundable Damage Deposit $250
- Short-Term Cleaning Fee $99
- Taxes Not included
a. Winter Holiday and Spring Holiday= Saturday or Sunday or Negotiable on Longer Stays
Shorter Term Stays (shorter than one month): $99 Cleaning Fee
Longer Term Stays (one month or longer): $149 Cleaning Fee
* NO SMOKING.
* NO PETS.
* MAXIMUM SIX (6) PERSONS.
* Minimum Booking age of 25.
* Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice.
* Deposit of 50% of Booking is required at time of Booking.
* Balance of Booking is required within 30 days prior to check-in.
* Security/Damage Deposit will be refunded within seven (7) days of check-out pending no damage.
a. Booking canceled at least 30 days before the start of the stay will receive a 100% refund.
b. Booking canceled at least 14 days before the start of the stay will receive a 50% refund.
c. Cancellation must be made by 12:00 PM (Central Standard Time) on the appropriate day.
Owner's cancellation policy:
50% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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Fun activities for all ages in the Taos area include: skiing, snowboarding in surrounding towns, mountain and desert hiking to rivers and waterfalls, rock climbing, whitewater rafting and kayaking, hot air ballooning, golf, tennis, and mountain biking. World class restaurants, shops, a cinema, including a weekly art film series, museums, art galleries, classes, and workshops. Something for everyone. The Taos Ski Valley has many fun events throughout the Winter; the Taos Film Festival takes place in March; the World Poetry Bout in June; the Solar Music Festival in July; the Fall Arts Festival in September; Mountain Film Festival and the Balloon Festival in October. Visit the Taos Pueblo the oldest continually occupied structure in North America with tours and several festivals open to the public.
Other Activities: Rafting; Geocaching
Golf: Taos Country Club
Located at 7,000 feet elevation in historic Taos, and featuring spectacular desert scenery with abundant sagebrush, challenging arroyos, and panoramic views of the surrounding mountains and nearby Taos Box Canyon, Taos Country Club offers one of the most dramatic golf experiences in New Mexico. Measuring a lofty 7,300 yards from the back tee, the links-style championship design will test the skills of even the most seasoned golfer, while its gently rolling terrain and four sets of tees make the course forgiving and enjoyable for all skill levels.
Ski: Taos Ski Valley
Taos is a great place to vacation with your family because there is so much to see and do. When you take a family ski vacation, you want wholesome fun and the time spent together to be rewarding. Taos is full of interesting, educational, life-enhancing and exciting activities: whether you are skiing, ice skating, tubing, snowmobiling, hot air ballooning, or exploring new cultures, this vacation will be an experience you won't soon forget. Taos Ski Valley is the family fun leader and this year with improvements to their 'Out-to-Launch' Terrain Park, their Teen Center, and regularly scheduled evening activities, Taos is even more of a great family destination than ever.
Year Purchased: 2007
About the owner: Welcome - and we invite you to experience the magic of Casa Buena Vista!
Why the Owner Chose Arroyo Seco, NM, USA:
Casa Buena Vista is a dream come true! It was more than 25 years ago when we first experienced Taos...and the magic lives on! And we now call it our companion home - a perfect getaway with 'all mod-cons.' We love Taos given its beauty, culture and people - rich with art and steeped in history. Home to Taos Pueblo, the Village of Taos Ski Valley and a colorful array of surrounding communities like the charming Village of Arroyo Seco. We chose to reside in the charming Village of Arroyo Seco given its small New Mexican village atmosphere - variety of restaurants, art galleries and specialty shops - and location [situated majestically below Taos Mountain (and the Taos Ski Valley Canyon) and conveniently between the town of Taos (9 mi) and Village of Taos Ski Valley (9 mi)]. And there are many folktales told in New Mexico about how some towns came to be. There are few, however, which can match the beauty of the tales surrounding the founding of the Village of Arroyo Seco.
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Casa Buena Vista "Winter Bliss!"
Living/Dining Areas w/ Kiva Fireplace & Home Entertainment System
Kiva w/ firewood "The beginning of a perfect day or ending of a perfect night!"
Activities Cabinet & Hallway from Living/Dining/Kitchen Areas to Master Bedroom
Hallway from Living/Dining/Kitchen Areas to Den & Second Master Bedroom
More Den w/ Home Entertainment System
Hallway from Second Master Bedroom & Den to Living/Dining/Kitchen Areas
More Master Bath w/ Walk-In Shower
Second Master Bath w/ Spanish Tile Sink & Tub/Shower Combination
Living/Dining Area Views of Taos Mountains & Taos Town/City Lights
Casa Buena Vista Views of Rainbow over Taos Mountains/Ski Valley Canyon
Walk to Taos's Charming Village of Arroyo Seco (East View)
More Casa Buena Vista "More Winter Bliss!"
More Living/Dining Areas
Kitchen Area w/ Island & Stainless Appliances
Master Bedroom w/ King Bed & Views of Taos Ski Valley Canyon
Den with Futon Collection/Simmons Full Bed & Executive Desk
Second Master Bedroom w/ Queen Bed & Views of Taos Mountains & Taos Town
Master Bath w/ Spanish Tile Sink
More Master Bath Walk-In Shower w/ Dual Showerheads/Handshower/Bench
Living/Dining Area Views of Taos Mountains/Ski Valley Canyon
Outdoor Covered Patio Barbecue/Dining Area
Casa Buena Vista Views of Sunset over Taos Mountains/Ski Valley Canyon
Walk to Taos's Charming Village of Arroyo Seco (West View)
This listing was first published here in 2008.
Date last modified - Friday, February 17, 2017
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