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Artesano - You Will Be Living In a Work of Art!

Sleeps5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 1,100 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 5

Hidden on a quiet Eastside back street, in a neighborhood recalling the days of old Santa Fe, Artesano is a romantic two bedroom home completely remodeled in 2012. As soon as you step inside you will know the ordinary has been left behind. You will be living in a work of art - every aspect of the home has been handcrafted with remarkable attention to detail and harmony with its Southwestern surroundings. All within a short 10-minute walk to the galleries, shops and fine dining of Canyon Road and a 30-minute walk (1.6 miles) to the historic city center the Plaza.

The living room and kitchen began as a 1930’s adobe, and feature the original vigas above and new red sandstone floors below. A lovely wood burning fireplace awaits you in the living room. Relax comfortably in the living room on the colorful Afgan kazzak covered couch and Monterey chairs or put together an intimate dinner in the kitchen appointed with century-old hand-carved wood facings and new luxury appliances. Dine on a colorful mosaic table of lapis and other semi-precious stones beneath 200 year-old hand-painted wood columns and ceiling panels. Sip wine on the patio while watching the sun go down over the Jemez Mountains in the distance as you listen to the gentle burbling of the courtyard water fountain and hummingbirds buzzing overhead.

Begin and end your days in bedrooms decorated with beautiful imported carpets in each room, wood doors and hand-painted chests from the 18th century, ikat and hand-stitched suzani fabrics, scraped wood floors and coved adobe ceilings supported by hand-carved beams. Enjoy the new sub-floor forced-air central heating and cooling system, or open the windows to the cool mountain air and snuggle under hand-embroidered comforters. Each bedroom has its own full bath, with floor, walls and ceiling covered by original mosaics of brilliantly colored tiles collected from around the world, as well as hand-carved antique wood panels and soapstone latticework.

City of Santa Fe Permit # 17-00145201

More Details

Property Manager
Wendy Kapp
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
50%
Calendar last updated:
November 20, 2017

About Wendy Kapp

A note from Wendy Kapp- Owner of Two Casitas Santa Fe Vacation Rentals

Having been raised in Chicago, my soul longed for the massive blue skies and mountains I first saw when my mother, well-known watercolor artist Phyllis Kapp of Waxlander Gallery, introduced me to this magnificent area when I was 6 years old.

While returning west in 1975, I came through Santa Fe and fell in love with Northern New Mexico once again. I found the people here, especially back in '75, to be the most authentic people I had ever met and I decided to make Santa Fe my home. My extensive knowledge from living here for since 1975 makes me the perfect, local hostess to give you tips on making your stay memorable. I hope you come to love Santa Fe and, in-turn Two Casitas, as much as I do.

Wendy Kapp purchased this house in 2013

Why Wendy Kapp chose Historic Eastside

Location, location, location is why I chose these homes for our visitors. We want our guests to have the convenience of walking everywhere.

What makes this house unique

When you stay with Two Casitas you stay like a local, not like a tourist, and experience Santa Fe like you live here. Who knows, maybe you will someday!

Amenities

Historic Eastside House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1100 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered ...
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
  • Village
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom #1 - 1 king
    Bedroom #2 - 1 king
    Living Room - 1 sleep sofa /futon , queen sleeper sofa in living room
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Bicycles
  • Boat
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Ski & Snowboard
  • Tennis
  • Water Sports Gear
  • 1 bicycles
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
  • Private Chef
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • autumn foliage
  • botanical garden
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • synagogues
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • ski lift privileges
  • ski privileges optional
  • skiing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • whitewater rafting
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
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Artesano - You Will Be Living In a Work of Art!
average rating of 4.85 based on 20 reviews
Colorado Springs
5

Quaint and Romantic

  • 5 of 5

Great property near Canyon Road art galleries and restaurants. Loved the wood burning fireplace and comfortable king sized beds. Charm and ambiance abound!

  • Submitted: Nov 13, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: This home exceeds everyone's expectations in so many ways! The location is fantastic and the ambiance at the home is not only unique and elegant but also so warm and cozy. The amenities make easy to settle in.
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5

Immaculate Casita

  • 5 of 5

This house was perfect, amazing. We enjoyed everything from the comfort of the beds to the beautiful kitchen. The house was immaculately clean. This home is very warming and just around the block from restaurants and shops, even hiking trails. We had our small summer family gathering and every one was so pleased with the house. Most definitely we will return next year or even this winter.

  • Submitted: Oct 18, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for the great review! There is no shortage of attention to detail in this wonderful home that takes you to far away lands with its amazing assortment of imported architectural detail in every room. It is a cozy space to gather with others both inside and outside. Close to Canyon Rd. its a beautiful walk to restaurants and the many galleries in that area.
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5

Relax and Recharge in Beauty

  • 5 of 5

My goal this trip was to have a change of scenery with time to refocus, relax and recharge. I can happily report that this was the perfect place. Everything about this stunning, artistic home is first class. The location is private yet convenient to all Santa Fe sites including the Plaza and Canyon Road. We had our car so the off-street parking was handy and the wonderful Two Casita's team exceeded all expectations in communication and in making us feel welcome. The home is well-equipped, spotlessly clean (I'm picky) and we immediately felt as if we were staying at a treasured friend's home. We enjoyed having having Easter morning coffee on the patio while the birds provided background music. We are already planning a return visit.

A wonderful stay and you will not be disappointed.

(P.S. While in Santa Fe check out the innovative salad bistro /wine bar “Vinaigrette.” Great patio and a wonderful light dinner!)

  • Submitted: Apr 21, 2017
  • Stayed: April 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Colorado Springs
5

Cozy Artist Casita

  • 5 of 5

Stayed at Artesano casita over the weekend. Beautiful tile work and decor, comfortable beds and lovely patio. Very clean and well appointed!

  • Submitted: Apr 1, 2017
  • Stayed: March 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Artesano truly is a one-of-a-kind home, and we are thrilled that you appreciated it. We hope to see you in Santa Fe again some time soon!
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5

Comfortable , cozy, quiet, beautiful , convenient

  • 5 of 5

We loved staying in this home. Cozy and comfortable. Conveniently located. Quiet neighborhood. Great view of the mountains, soft beds, detailed and artistic decorations. We area family of five and slept us perfectly. Perfect kitchen . Patio to have morning coffee with a view. Great place for our ski trip!

  • Submitted: Mar 14, 2017
  • Stayed: March 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the wonderful review! You've described the exact experience that we hope that our guests have at our homes. We hope to see you in Santa Fe again some time soon!
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McKinney
5

Work of Art

  • 5 of 5

This property was truly living in a work of art. Absolutely gorgeous yet very comfortable. We had everything we would need and will definitely plan to return.

  • Submitted: Jan 7, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for taking the time to write a review. The Artesano is truly unique and we are so happy to hear that you enjoyed the decor and were comfortable during your stay. We would love the opportunity to be your host again.
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Rio Grande Gorge Bridge
Nearest Airport
15 Miles
Santa Fe Airport
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Canyon Road
Nearest Golf
4 Miles
Quail Run
Nearest Train
3.5 Miles
Rail Runner
Nearest Motorway
5 Miles
Interstate 25
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Canyon Road
Nearest Ski
16 Miles
Santa Fe Ski Basin
Car: not necessary

World-class skiing is available from Thanksgiving through the first week of April at Santa Fe's Ski Basin high in the Sangre de Cristo Mountains just 16 miles northeast of Santa Fe. Seven lifts, 43 trails, 1650 ft vertical, complete rentals and lessons, children's center and an average of 225 inches of powder per year!

Try a round of golf at the Towa Golf Course offering incomparable views of the Sangre de Cristo, Jemez, Sandia and Ortez mountain ranges. This amazing course is part of Hilton's Buffalo Thunder Resort and Casino offering a driving range, large putting green, full pro shop, full food services, rental clubs and spectacular year-round golf. Located just 15 minutes north of historic Santa Fe.

Our 30 unique homes are located in Santa Fe's finest neighborhoods, only blocks away from The Plaza, our town’s historic center. Nearby are Canyon Road’s world-class galleries and restaurants; a short walk takes you to the newly modernized Rail Yard historic district.

Two Casitas’ vacation homes are tucked away in the city's most tranquil residential streets, yet strategically situated so you can experience our beautiful city on foot.

We offer everything from cozy romantic studios perfect for romantic getaways, to one, two and three bedroom homes.

Each home is thoughtfully decorated by the individual owners, with emphasis given to historic design themes, local materials and artisans, yet fully equipped with every modern comfort. Step across the threshold of your Two Casitas vacation rental and you’ll know you’re not in Kansas anymore---or New York, or Chicago, or Seattle. Santa Fe's distinctive adobe buildings and architecture evoke the city’s history as a confluence of Spanish and Native American cultures. Two Casitas promises our guests an authentic Southwest experience.

Whether you are looking for a century-old adobe home or a contemporary Santa Fe Style home, Two Casitas is sure to have something that will suit your taste. Santa Fe itself offers a unique and enchanting experience rich with breathtaking vistas, award-winning cuisine, phenomenal dining, art, and shopping, excellent museums, and a cultural heritage unlike any other in the United States.

Come and visit Santa Fe during one of our remarkable seasonal Festivals like Santa Fe Indian Market , Spanish Market, Santa Fe International Folk Art Festival, Come for one of many New Mexico Art tours, Ski Santa Fe, Santa Fe Century bike ride, Santa Fe Wine and Chili Festival. Sofa West, Santa Fe Fiestas. Just name a few. Any season of the year some mayor event is going on in Santa Fe. Just ask your hostess Wendy for any local tips you want. Venture out of Santa Fe and in one hour or so you can visit famed New Mexico artist Georgia O’Keefe Country

in Abique. River raft on the Rio Grande. Take a day trip to Taos. Ride the Santa Fe rail train to Albuquerque or Lamy, NM. Visit Bandelier national park. Visit at least one of Northern New Mexico’s Native American Pueblos. There are many Golf courses and casinos nearby as well. I could go on and on.

Experienced travelers know that their choice of lodging defines their journeys. Sustain your Santa Fe memories with Two Casitas.

Save on Homeaway fees and book at twocasitas.com or by calling 505-984-2270.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Damage Protection Fee $40
Pet Fee $100
Cleaning Fee $175
Tax Rate 9.5%

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund

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