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Casa Del Sol / Beautiful Serene/Getaway/Lap of Taos Mountain

Bedrooms 1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights


About the property

House, 1 Bedroom, 1 Bath, (Sleeps 2-4)

Nestled at the foot of Taos Mountain 'Casa Del Sol is a charming one bedroom fully furnished guesthouse. It is located in a private, quite and peaceful setting surrounded by fabulous mountain views and the sunrises and sunsets are breath taking.

The European style kitchen and cast iron wood burning stove combine old world charm with southwest elegance and simplicity. Tasteful furnishings and amenities’ create an inviting warmth and a sense of refuge.

The panoramic views encompass the Sacred Taos Mountain, Truchas, Picuris, and Jemez Mountain Range along with the night lights of Taos.

Southwestern style furniture and art await you. It is situated 7 miles from the Historic town of Taos 7 miles from the famous Taos Ski valley and near the charming village of the Arroyo Seco.

Sleeping 2-4 comfortably. Casa Del Sol has gorgeous views in all directions, high beamed ceilings offering a feeling of spaciousness, sky lights, Saltillo tile floors, has radiant floor heat, a living room with queen sofa sleeper, glassed front cast iron wood stove, dining area with table for four. One large bedroom with queen bed and walk in closet, washer and dryer, fully equipped kitchen and bathroom with tub/shower offers all the conveniences of home.

This is a non smoking rental and sorry, Casa Del Sol is not suitable for small children and no pets, so our guest with allergies can breathe easy.

Keywords: adobe house

More Details

Member since: 2002
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
December 28, 2017

Guestbook comments from the owner

Sally we had a wonderful time and very much enjoyed your openness and hospitality. The beauty of this spot cannot be overelyenphasized and we cannot remember when we slept so well. We will be telling our friends how pleased we were with this lovely experience. Thank you for your kindness.
Aug 2010
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El Prado House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking
  • Linens Provided
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Stove
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Queen size Beds (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1)
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Outdoor Grill
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • shopping
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • hunting
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • rafting
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • tennis


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Casa Del Sol / Beautiful Serene/Getaway/Lap of Taos Mountain
average rating of 4.827586 based on 31 reviews

Views abound - best host ever - very comfortable surroundings

  • 5 of 5

Lovely kitchen and dining area - comfortable sofa - great bed and large bedroom - large closet w/washer and dryer - tub/shower - radiant heat - expansive views out of every window - outdoor seating for sunrises and sunsets. Close to Arroyo Seco, Taos Ski Valley - restaurants within 5-10 minutes - easy drive into Taos. Everything is provided for a wonderful stay - as long time visitors to Taos, we highly recommend Casa Del Sol!

  • Submitted: Oct 28, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great views and excellent host

  • 5 of 5

Sally was such a good host. The views were amazing. We came here on our first stop on a honeymoon Roadtrip. The house was very quiet and relaxing. We ate at farmhouse cafe for breakfast. Sally recommended and it was delicious. Everything made there is from local farmers. We could not have asked for a better place to stay. The house was very clean and had everything we needed. We will definitely come back to stay!!!!

  • Submitted: Oct 20, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Perfect Magical Cottage

  • 5 of 5

Casa Del Sol is about seven minutes north of Taos, between El Prado and Arroyo Seco. In two rooms, you have everything you need and a view in every direction. You can watch the sun come up over the mountains on one side and watch it set on the other, and Sally, the owner, has made sure that there is comfortable seating all around. The furnishings invite lounging, and everything, including the kitchen, is thoughtfully appointed without any clutter. The location is "civilized" enough to have WiFi and isolated enough to provide a dark starry night sky. I am already thinking about booking my trip for this time next year.

  • Submitted: Oct 19, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Bossier City, LA

Amazing views!

  • 4 of 5

We stayed here because of the great view of the mountains. We were not disappointed. The casita was clean and well-appointed. My one disappointment was the lack of traditional kiva fireplace inside. Also, I wished that an outdoor fire-ring was provided. My husband and I enjoy sitting around a fire enjoying the night air. Otherwise, no complaints! We enjoyed the location being a little out of town and quiet but still very convenient to everything.

  • Submitted: Oct 9, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Austin, Texas

House had beautiful mountain views in many directions!

  • 5 of 5

House was very comfortable with good breezes during the day and warm at night. Kitchen was roomy enough to cook in and we were very grateful for the hot shower after camping for several days! Sally and her dog Charlie were excellent hosts, visited with us and gave us quiet time also. The house could not have a better view, we watched the mountains throughout the day, wished we could have stayed longer!

  • Submitted: Sep 18, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Simply wonderful.

  • 5 of 5

I loved my stay at this sweet little house - it has everything you need, a comfortable bed, a good hot shower, and a great little kitchen. I started my days by watching beautiful sunrises in the front of the house and ended my days in the back yard watching some pretty spectacular sunsets. In between the "sun shows" I drove to town or went out for a hike - the location of Casa del Sol is ideal for either. The best thing about my stay was the wise, warm and welcoming owner, who was always available for advice on anything, and Charlie, her exuberant bunny-chasing (but gentlemanly) dog. Casa del Sol is "simply wonderful".

  • Submitted: Sep 10, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

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Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.