Secluded and Private Territorial House 10 Min.-Red River 20 Min. to Taos
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- Minimum stay:3 nights
- Property type:Cabin
- Pets considered:Yes
- Wheel chair accessible:N/A
If you are looking to relax and soak up fresh mountain air, Paradise Creek is the best of Northern New Mexico in the mountains of Questa. Questa is a small, quaint, heritage rich town that is just north of Taos about 20 enchanting miles. It is also the place where you turn east, at the only light in town, and drive 10 miles east to Red River - a mountain resort.
Questa is located on the Enchanted Circle scenic highway, near the confluence of the Rio Grande and the Red River and is at the western base of the Taos Mountains. To the southeast lies Flag Mountain, a northwestern spur of the group of mountains that includes Wheeler Peak, the highest peak in New Mexico. To the north and west, you will be struck by the Rio Grande Gorge and how it cuts a volcanic plateau. A great private place to relax.
Hikers enjoy the beauty of the mountains with a variety of different hikes available only minutes away. Fishermen relax and enjoy the quiet serenity of Eagle Rock lake only l/4 mile away. Northern New Mexico has an incredible number of fishing spots. ATV trails are numerous. Goose Creek and Goose Lake is just 15 minutes away. To the South, 10 miles away, relax and fish at the local's favorite fishing spot - The John Dunn Bridge in Arroyo Hondo. Take a drive 10-15 miles north of the property and you will be in awe of the Valle Vidal or the Wild Rivers. Visit Taos 26 miles south - take time to see the Taos Pueblo, a national historic landmark along with many other historical sites.
Great for summer vacation get aways for large family outings, retreats, gatherings or family reunions. There is plenty of space to have adventures, play softball, horseshoes or football. The property is gated by a tall New Mexico traditional 'Latilla' fence which provides for wonderful privacy and security. Tall cotton wood trees surround the property with a creek cutting through.
Enjoy and explore the mysteries this 3 acre land has to offer. Mystical stories abound about treasures buried in this land 200 years ago. Guests have found small Indian artifacts.
A traditional New Mexican Territorial style home, it is a large house with an upstairs open loft with 2 queen beds separated by a tall divider. A futon sleeper and double bed sofa sleeper downstairs. Can sleep up to 6 people. Price includes up to 6 people - addition guest are $25.00 per person. There is plenty of room to dance, play and enjoy the bar area. Ceiling has accoustical treatment which makes the Bose Surround Sound system and the plasma T.V. and washer and dryer. Fully equipped kitchen with pots and pans, dishware, toaster, coffee maker, etc. There is also a 2 bedroom GUEST HOUSE (Casita) on the same 3 acre property that is also available for rent. See VRBO #372713. Please inquire if you would like the extra room!
Keywords: House on 3 acres with running creek. Plenty of room for large families.
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+USA (505) 917-4413 (New Mexico, USA)
Member since: 2011
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Non Smoking Only
Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 8, Beds for 6-8
Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom
- CD Player
- DVD Player
Local Services & Businesses
- Bird Watching
- Gambling Casinos
- Horseback Riding
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
- Mountain View:
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Cross Country Skiing
- Fly Fishing
- Mountain Biking
- Rock Climbing
- Water Tubing
- Whitewater Rafting
- Dining Area
- Linens Provided
- Parking Off Street
- Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
- Wireless Internet
- Cooking Utensils
- Outdoor Grill
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My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- One time cleaning fee $140
- Pet Fee $50
Includes a washer and dryer
Owner's cancellation policy:
Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.
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Quick and easy access to the Rio Grande Gorge hiking, Wild Rivers, Goose Creek, Valle Vidal and Cabresto Lakes, Rafting 'The Box'. Skiing, snowboarding, hiking, fishing, hunters. Family vacation, gatherings, family reunions, weddings, or a getaway .This property has a creek running through the property and a perfect place to relax. This main house can be rented along with another guest house in the property which accomodates 4-5 and perfect for large groups.
Year Purchased: 1990
About the owner: Patricia Rael is a member of the Rael Family. Her father was the historian of Questa, a school teacher and writer. Her mother and father raised 6 children. She remembers her father inviting the school children to enjoy the land.. At an Easter Egg Hunt, holding her dad's hand, she decided one day she would have a an affordable beautiful place in the country for people to get away from the city and have enough room to enjoy nature and each other.
Why the Owner Chose Questa, NM, USA:
I was fortunate to have inherited this history rich property from my parents. One of the acres which is now the main house was an artist's studio converted to an open loft and easily sleeps 6 people
The Unique Benefits at this Cabin:
I enjoy the beauty of the mountains closeby, the large cottonwood trees, the small creek that weaves through the property and the serenity and privacy - a place of peace and space to relax and not be burdened by the city noise.
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Main House 2400 Square Feet
Bar Area Full kitchen - seats 16 people
Bathroom has tub and shower
Second qween - very comfortable
Surrounding Area - Long horned sheep spotted - Goose Greek - 12 miles away
Historic cabin by creek
Ojo Caliente - an hour away
Surrounding Area - 15 minutes away John Dunn Bridge Recreation/Fishing Area
View of Rio Grande 30 miles from property
Ristras are colorful decorations made of red chili pods
'Almagre' Canyon a couple of miles from the property
Living Area - shows artistic craftsmanship - with vegas and a NM artist's work.
Qween beds have goose down mattress covers
Beautiful Questa Mountains
Taos Plaza - 25 miles from Property
Paradise Creek and Bridge
Ojo Caliente - Mineral baths - 1 hour away from the property
John Dunn Bridge fishing area 15 miles from property
'Almagre' Canyon - Great hike!~
Great place for weddings
This listing was first published here in 2011.
Date last modified - Friday, December 02, 2016
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