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Modern Cozy Retreat, Unplug and Relax in Style.

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Last updated: 03/29/2017
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Sleeps:2
  • Bedrooms:1
  • Bathrooms:1
  • Property type:House
  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

About the Property

House, 1 Bedroom, 1 Bath, Sleeps 1-2

Marfa Guest House welcomes you in 2017. Marfa Guest House is a cozy and stylish retreat perfect for unplugging and relaxing. A full renovation brought this house back to life with modern design and upcycled materials. City of Marfa ID S40.
The kitchen features bar seating, floating shelves, stove, microwave, fridge, dishes, glass wear and coffee maker. Open kitchen and living room is nice space for relaxing and planning your next adventure. Screened in porch looks into large open yard with desert garden which is great for watching birds, the changing light, reading or alfresco dining.
The bedroom beckons you to curl up and watch a movie made in the area on a flat screen television, comfortable new bed features high thread count cotton sheets, new comforter and new pillows. Black out shades let you rest in privacy. A DVD collection of locally filmed movies is provided. There is also a docking station for your ipod. The spacious updated bathroom has original claw foot tub, a pedestal sink and view of open natural yard. The homes original hardwood floors have been fully restored to new condition. Additional modern features include new windows and shades, and tankless water heater. The house is on the Northwest side of town, an easy walk or short drive to restaurants, historic sites and galleries. Marfa Guest House is about as far from the train tracks as you can get in Marfa!
Check in and unplug! Full disclosure the house does not have WIFI, cable or phone just peace and quiet.

Things to do and see in Marfa and surrounding area:

Ballroom Marfa, Chinati Foundation*, Judd Foundation*, Indie Jacobs Gallery, Eugene Binder, Exhibition 2D, Rule Gallery, Ayn Foundation (Andy Warhol's Last Supper on permanent display), Greasewood Gallery, Brothers Fine Art, Arber and Sons, Marfa Contemporary, Marfa Book Co., Prada Marfa (located 34 miles West of Marfa just outside Valentine TX). *please note tour required

McDonald Observatory, Marfa Mystery Lights, Big Bend National Park, Big Bend State Park, Chihuahua Desert Research Institute.

Cobra Rock Boot Co, Wrong, Freda, Marfa Book Co, Cast and Crew, Hotel Paisano Gallery and Gifts, Mirth, Mano, Yellow, Marfa Brand Soap, Garza Furniture,

Iron Heart Gym (day pass available), The Well (yoga, dance, massage)

Food and Bars
The Food Shark, Capri Restaurant and Bar , Boys to Men, Frama Coffee Shop, Cochineal, Squeeze Marfa, Lost Horse Saloon, Marpho, Buns and Roses, Jett's Bar and Grill, Pizza Foundation, Dairy Queen, Ventura at Hotel St. George, Subway, Mondo's Mexican Restaurant, Marfa Burrito, Grilled Cheese Parlor and Planet Marfa (seasonal)

Grocery Store:
The Get Go
Farm Stand (seasonal)

Other attractions
Marfa Mystery Lights, Sul Ross University, Hotel Paisano, Presidio County Courthouse, The Fort at Ft. Davis (Historic Site), Marfa Public Radio, Marfa Gliders, Chinati Hot Springs, Farm Stand, Pool tables at Lost Horse Saloon.

Keywords: House, Private, clean, cozy, porch, walking Distance, flat screen TV, nature, off street parking.
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Member since: 2010

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 24 hours
Response Rate: 80%
Calendar last updated: 03/29/2017

Property Type

  • House

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 2
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:


  • Non Smoking Only
  • Not Suitable For Children
  • Pets Not Allowed

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2, Beds for 1-2

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom


  • DVD Player
  • Television
  • Video Library


  • Library
  • Museums
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist

Leisure Activities

  • Bird Watching
  • Horseback Riding
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Shuffleboard
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing


  • Dining Area


  • Air Conditioning
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided


  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove


Write a review 5
from 27 traveler reviews
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My Standard Rate
2 night min stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Cleaning Fee $50
  • Tax Rate 13%


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Last updated: 03/29/2017
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200 Miles
Nearest Airport
El Paso Tx.

Car: Necessary

Gliders, Star parties at the McDonald Observatory, bird watching, rock hunting


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  • Marfa Guest House

    Marfa Guest House

  • Living room

    Living room

  • Kitchen and bar seating

    Kitchen and bar seating

  • Bathroom with original clawfoot tub

    Bathroom with original clawfoot tub

  • Bedroom with wall mounted flat screen TV

    Bedroom with wall mounted flat screen TV

  • Wild turkey strolling through neighborhood.

    Wild turkey strolling through neighborhood.

  • View of the iconic Marfa water tower from back yard.

    View of the iconic Marfa water tower from back yard.

  • Stunning sunrise

    Stunning sunrise

  • Living room

    Living room

  • Kitchen area

    Kitchen area

  • Relax and enjoy

    Relax and enjoy

  • Full size bed

    Full size bed

  • Screened in porch has view into natural yard and desert garden.

    Screened in porch has view into natural yard and desert garden.

  • View into back yard.

    View into back yard.

  • stunning sunsets

    stunning sunsets

  • Double rainbow after a summer storm.

    Double rainbow after a summer storm.

VRBO #305495

This listing was first published here in 2010.

Date last modified - Wednesday, March 29, 2017

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