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Casa Santander De Santa Fe...5,800 Sq Ft

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 5 nights

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Overview


Details
Property
house
Sleeps
6
Bedrooms
3
Bathrooms
3
Half Baths
1
Minimum Stay
3 - 5 nights

About the property

House, 3 Bedrooms + Other (See Description), 4 Baths, (Sleeps 3-6)

LOCATION:

If you are looking for a quintessential Santa Fe Adobe with all the amenities possible within the heart of Santa Fe's Historic East side,

this may be for you. It is situated just 1/2 block off Camino del Monte Sol. This street was the home of some of the original artists

of the Santa Fe Art Colony.(Will Shuster, Fremont Ellis, Joesf Bakos,etc) Just walk 3 blocks down Camino del Monte Sol and you will be at Canyon Rd. where you can eat at El Farol or Geronimo Restaurants or shop at over 75 Art Galleries. Walk 4 blocks up Camino del Monte Sol and you will be at Museum Hill. (Folk Art Museum, Museum of Spanish Colonial Art, Museum of Indian Arts and Culture, Wheelwright Museum of the American Indian ). The entrance to the Walking Trails in the Santa Fe wilderness is about one mile. Acequia Madre Elementary school is 5 blocks away. Santa Fe Prep school is also about 4 blocks away.

LA CASA:

If the location looks good to you, then I also think you will love our house. I was a Designer /Builder in Santa Fe for 40 years and my wife was an Art/ Indian/ trader/dealer for 30 years with a Gallery on Canyon Rd. This house reflects all of our years of collecting and designing/building houses. The house is 100 % adobe handcrafted (5,800 sq ft of heated space and 1,200 sq ft of Portals and BBQ area.) There are vigas in all rooms, 5 fireplaces, flagstone floors, hand carved doors, white hard plastered and natural clay colored plastered walls. All the door hardware is hand forged, all cabinets are hand made. The house has a very traditional look ( Pueblo Revival). There are 40 plus skylights which light-up the interior.

There are three bedrooms: a master suite with king sized bed on one side of the house with a large walk-in closet, and large bath with sauna, Jacuzzi tub, two sinks all surrounded with Italian stone and tiles. The two other bedrooms are on the other side of the house. Each has a queen pillow-topped bed and each has a complete bathroom with Jacuzzi tubs, Italian tiles, onyx and marble sinks with stone counter tops.

There are two Media Centers. The major family Media center has a library and 60' wide Samsung TV, DVD, VCR, Blue Ray. It is located between the Living room, Dining Rm, Kitchen. The other media center is smaller with a 42' flat screen TV, DVD, VCR and is connected to the two smaller bedrooms. It could be used as a playroom or a library/office. Both Centers have Internet/WIFI.

There is a large Kitchen with 4 ft wide 'SubZero', 'Thermador' cooktop/ grill, double ovens, Microwave/ Wine cooler/ 'Bosh' Dishwasher/ RO filtered water dispenser. There is semi-circular banco eating area. ( seats 6) at one end of the Kitchen. The Kitchen leads out into a long Portal and garden patio with and enclosed BBQ /kitchen for eating outside. This BBQ area has a' DSC' gas grill with rotisserie, copper sink , copper hood. The kitchen is beautifully appointed for gourmet cooking. Just off the kitchen is the Laundry/ Utility room and Pantry.

The Dining Room is formal with a small kiva fireplace. French doors open out onto grass patio. Dining room table seats 8 people. Old tin work lamps light up the room.

Living room is large (580 sq ft) with 11 ft high ceilings with large vigas, a grand Rumsferd fireplace and custom semi-circular sofa that faces the fireplace. There is also a bar with sink and bar top in one corner of the living room.There are large french doors that lead out to another grass /garden patio.

HIGH TECH:

All the house has wireless Internet access, there are 9 portable phones, most light switches are on dimmers, TV is available in both media centers and the Master bedroom, there is a 'SuperCool' swamp cooler system through out the house. The Alarm system is monitored locally. The heating system is the state of the art with 'Viesman' Boiler and under the floor hydronic heating system. This is a very efficient hot water system.

EXTERIOR:

The property has an adobe wall all around the street side and the rest of the property is fenced . There are 5 parking spaces available, no garage.

The patios have grass areas and mature landscaping and trees. Old growth Cottonwoods and mature fruit trees give the gardens shade and a lush feeling. Within the patios and courtyards there is an interior area that is fenced off from the rest of the gardens that can be used as a secure dog area. The neighborhood and street are very quiet.

Keywords: Classic adobe, Newly remodeled, in the heart of old Santa Fe, handcrafted 100% adobe. every possible amenity.

More Details

Owner
Elizabeth
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
January 7, 2017

About Elizabeth

We have lived in this house for many years and raised our children there. My wife owned and ran an art gallery on Canyon Rd and I was a designer/ builder of adobe homes. My wife is a native of New Mexico and I have live in Santa Fe for over 40 years. We both have a long history in Santa Fe and we love our house very much. We hope we will find others who will enjoy our house as much as we do.

Elizabeth purchased this house in 1968

Why Elizabeth chose New Mexico

This house has been our family home. It has been in the family for about 40 years. We finished a complete remodel just 4 years ago. It is perfectly centered for our lifestyle: close to Canyon Rd where my wife worked and close to schools. It also is truly the heart of old Santa Fe. There is a lot of history centered around this particular part of Santa Fe. We love to walk around the East side streets and see all the beautiful adobes and the gardens.

What makes this house unique

Our family has enjoyed our house for many years. We love to sit in the living room with a big fire and just talk and read books--the couch is deep enough to fall asleep on..... The kitchen banco seating area is another favorite area to sit and watch my wife prepare food for our family. Then there is our favorite seating area after dinner which is to curl up on the media room sofa and watch on the big screen either a movie or some TV. In the Spring, Summer and Fall , we love to sit outside under the portal and listen to the water dripping in our garden fountain and enjoy at the roses and fruit trees.

Our home is a delight for pets!!! We have a large, secure area that wraps around the house for your pets to enjoy and run around to their heart's content.

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(18 traveler reviews)

Casa Santander De Santa Fe...5,800 Sq Ft
average rating of 5.0 based on 18 reviews
5

What a Wonderful Place for a Friends Getaway!

  • 5 of 5

We had a Bucket List item to go to the Albuquerque Balloon Fiesta, but wanted a fun place to stay in Santa Fe. Casa Santander was that and more. Each couple had their own en suite bathroom, and each of the rooms were great to gather. We especially enjoyed the outdoor fireplace, spending several nights there with cocktails and wine. Plenty of shopping and great food!

  • Submitted: Oct 5, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Albuquerque
5

Casa Santander is the most beautiful and unique house we've ever been to. Liz is amazing.

  • 5 of 5

We had a fantastic time at Casa Santander. I cannot recommend it highly enough. Liz thinks of everything before you can even ask - and is flexible and kind. We are so happy we chose to have our post-wedding party at her place; it was perfect. This listing is accurate, although the pictures I must say, don't do the place justice. It is far more beautiful and spacious in person. The property is clean and very well maintained.

  • Submitted: Sep 30, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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San Clemente, CA
5

Wedding of our Dreams!

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I booked this house for 4 days over our wedding this past August in Santa Fe. We had the ceremony else where but had the reception here. It was incredible! The McGorty's were so responsive and the place was perfect. We had around 80 people at the reception and the house had beautiful flow for our guests, the cocktail hour, the speeches, the dinner (outside in the backyard), the dance party, and 3 cozy fire places that we had going in the evening. We heard many of our guests say this was the best wedding they had ever been too! Many had never seen adobe architecture before and it was so special to share such a lovely house with them. Most of our guests were from out of town and it was very easy for the to catch an UBER, park nearby, or even ride bicycles from their hotels. My sister and her husband and their two young kids stayed downstairs and it was perfect for them! The girls are still talking about the "jet-tub" bubblebath that they had. The kitchen was great for food-prep and we even did all our own flower arrangements the day before. This house was perfect! I would highly recommend for an intimate event, family reunion or just vacation! Just amazing. Thank you Elizabeth & Jim!

  • Submitted: Sep 10, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Phoenix
5

Heather

  • 5 of 5

We were a family of six seniors and the house worked perfectly for us. It is spacious, so interesting and comfy. We had several places to lounge and to visit and that was the most important thing for us. The kitchen was great to work in too. Elizabeth was very helpful in answering all of my questions quickly in the months leading up to our trip. Loved it and Santa Fe!!!

  • Submitted: May 26, 2015
  • Stayed: May 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Sturgeon Bay, WI
5

Fabulous for everyone!

  • 5 of 5

I can not say enough about how fabulous this place is! This was our second trip to Casa Santander! We had five people staying there and it is super spacious with a ton of different rooms to spread out in. The three bedrooms all have their own bath with showers / tubs. Lots of closet space in each room. The kitchen is wonderfully stocked with state of the art cooking equipment (all clad pots and pans and any kitchen device you would need!). The patio is huge and fun to sit around the chiminea at cocktail hour. This is walking distance to Canyon Road where all of the art galleries are and only a 3 mile walk / drive to the heart of downtown Sante Fe. Super and we will be back for sure!

  • Submitted: Apr 27, 2015
  • Stayed: Jan 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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United States
5

Return of the "Enchanted Snowbirds"

  • 5 of 5

We have once again returned to Casa Santander, for another month and 1/2 and found it even more delightful the second time. Each return trip we stay longer, not just for the exciting adventures in Santa Fe (a world class city), but for the love of this beautiful and comfortable home. I guess what makes our stay so wonderful is the cozy intimacy of the rooms and there human scale in a house this size. The owners as professional designer/builders and gallery owners have married these artistic elements into working perfection. The rentals near location, to city events, restaurants, galleries, museums, and outdoor recreation etc.. all find this handmade adobe home easily accessible, but still in a quiet gentrified neighborhood in the desirable upper east side. If you've read the property and amenities description believe it, for it is true and better than the photos convey. Elizabeth's attention to our personal needs was immediate and entirely accommodating. We will be returning for a more lengthy third stay in 2016, and look forward to seeing lovely Elizabeth and sharing another winter adventure.

  • Submitted: Apr 23, 2015
  • Stayed: Jan 2015
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Rates & Availability

Santa Fe House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Low
Jan 9 2017 - May 24 2017
3 night minimum stay
$450
 
 
High
May 25 2017 - Sep 30 2017
4 night minimum stay
$550
 
 
Mid
Oct 1 2017 - Dec 15 2017
3 night minimum stay
$450
 
 
Holiday
Dec 16 2017 - Jan 7 2018
5 night minimum stay
$550
 
 
My Standard Rate
4 night minimum stay
$450
 

Additional information about rental rates

exit cleaning $250
Refundable damage deposit $100
Tax Rate 15.18%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Santa Fe House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 5800 sq. ft.
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 4 - toilet
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower , jetted tub
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , tub , jetted tub
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , combination tub/shower , tub , jetted tub
  • All of the three bathrooms have large heated jacuzzi tubs. All bathrooms have native stone and tile floorings
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , Bay window can sleep a small child
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , Bay window can sleep a small child
  • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (2), Child Beds (3) Bay window beds....5 ft-- can accommodate children, Baby Cribs (1) on request
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered ...
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • wildlife viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • racquetball
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • tennis
Notes:
LARGE RUNNING AREA FOR DOGS. PET FRIENDLY HOUSE. Separate BBQ, kitchen , eating area. Patios, Gardens

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