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Casita De Las Estrellas -Walk to Plaza, Quiet, Private

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Casita de las Estrellas-Living Room, showing kiva and full sleeper sofa.

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Last updated: 01/24/2017
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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Sleeps:3
  • Bedrooms:1
  • Bathrooms:1
  • Property type:Bungalow
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

About the Property

1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Full-size Foldout Couch,sleeps 3

Casita de las Estrellas is the epitome of the charming, authentic casita that everyone looks for when visiting Santa Fe, located within a 10-15 min. (.7 mile) walk of old Santa Fe's picturesque plaza. In the summer, enjoy the private flagstone patio/garden area exclusively for the use of Casita de las Estrellas. There is a larger garden area that is for the use of our other two casitas. I have this policy as I feel that when all of the casitas are occupied, that would be too many people to use the larger garden comfortably.

In the winter, cozy up by your own kiva fireplace. The casita is very secluded and quiet, featuring authentic hand-painted Mexican tile and coved ceilings with original vigas, furnished with hand-carved southwestern style furniture. The bedroom features fine linens for a wonderful night's sleep. There is a shower only. Casita de las Estrellas features a full-size sleeper sofa in the living room area. The sunny atmosphere is the result of skylights throughout. Tastefully decorated with attractive artwork and hand-woven rugs. Off-street parking available as well as laundry facilities. Upon your arrival, you will find all the ingredients for a continental breakfast! The casita is maintained with care and pride.

Casita de las Estrellas is the smallest of our three casitas (but still very comfortable and attractively decorated) and that is reflected in the price.

Cooling: The casita does not have central air conditioning. We have provided a portable air conditioner and fans for the summer months if people want to use them. The casita is the original adobe construction which has been used in New Mexico for centuries. The adobe walls keep the casitas cool in the summer and warm in the winter. The only kind of air conditioning that I could put in these historic buildings would be window units and I refuse to do that as they can be quite noisy and unsightly. In addition, in Santa Fe, the nights are about 25-30 degrees cooler than the days, so we do not have hot summer nights.

Please see our other one bedroom HomeAway listings #108186 and #133266

Santa Fe Short Term Rental License: 15-00130506
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Owner

Member since: 2002

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 01/24/2017

Property Type

  • 1 story
  • Bungalow
  • 512 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 3, Beds for 2-3

  • Bedroom 1: 2 queen

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  • Living Room: 1 sleep sofa /futon

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  • Queen bed, fine quality linens, down pillows.

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

    ...moreless

  • Mexican tile, shower only.

Entertainment

  • Books
  • DVD Player

Theme

  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Festivals
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Restaurants
  • Ruins

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Gambling Casinos
  • Horseback Riding
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Downtown:

    Easy walk (10-15 minutes) to plaza...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Hiking
  • Rafting
  • Skiing

Dining

  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 3 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    We have a portable air conditioner as well as fans available for use. ...moreless

  • Clothes Dryer:

    In a very clean and well kept laundry room, shared with our other casitas....moreless

  • Fireplace:

    Wood supplied in the winter months....moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    Radiant floor heating. Very cozy....moreless

  • Internet:

    Free WiFi...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    Quality linens. Down pillows, and a synthetic pillow available too for those with allergies....moreless

  • Living Room
  • Parking:

    One off-street parking space....moreless

  • Telephone:

    Local calls only or long distance with a calling card....moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine:

    In a very clean and well kept laundry room, shared with our other casitas. Laundry soap supplied....moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Deck / Patio:

    Private flagstone patio with chaise lounge, lounge chair and eating table with two chairs....moreless

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional
 

Reviews

Write a review 4.9
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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Regular Season
Jan 2 - May 31, 2017
7 night min stay

$750 $1,700
High Season
Jun 1 - Aug 31, 2017
7 night min stay

$900 $2,000
September
Sep 1 - Sep 30, 2017
7 night min stay

$850 $1,900
Regular Season
Oct 1 - Nov 30, 2017
7 night min stay

$750 $1,700
December
Dec 1 - Dec 19, 2017
7 night min stay

$750 $1,900
Holiday Season
Dec 20 - Jan 2, 2018
7 night min stay

$900
Regular Season
Jan 3 - May 31, 2018
7 night min stay

$750 $1,700
High Season
Jun 1 - Aug 31, 2018
7 night min stay

$900 $2,000
My Standard Rate
7 night min stay

$750 $1,700
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Tax Rate 7%

Notes:

Cancellation Policy:

100% refund if the cancellation is made more than 30 days prior to arrival date. With notification of desire to cancel 30 days or less before arrival, we will make every effort to re-rent the casita and if we are able to, we will happy refund all or part of the deposit.Cancellation Policy:


Owner's cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.


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Last updated: 01/24/2017
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Location

60 Miles
Nearest Airport
Albuquerque or Santa Fe (local)
20 Miles
Nearest Train
Amtrak or Railrunner (local)
5 Miles
Nearest Motorway
I-25
15 Miles
Nearest Ski
Santa Fe Ski Basin

Car: Not Necessary

Short walk (10-15 minutes) to the plaza, but less expensive than staying on the East side. A few blocks from the new Railyard and Guadalupe street dining and shopping. Quiet and private, in a residential neighborhood.

Casita de las Estrellas is located in the historic Guadalupe district at 102 Pena Place. It is a short walk to the Santuario de Guadalupe, the Georgia O’Keefe Museum, the Museum of Fine Arts, Palace of the Governors, etc. Restaurants within easy walking distance include the Cowgirl Hall of Fame, the well known Coyote Café, the renowned Pink Adobe, as well as many others. There are many shops and galleries filled with lots of interesting and attractive merchandise.

Other Activities: World famous Santa Fe Opera summer season.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2002

About the owner: My husband and I bought this property more than 13 years ago. I love owning the property and knowing the people who come back year after year. We have lived in Santa Fe for over thirteen years and live a little bit outside of the city limits. We have a 17-year-old son, two collies and a cat.

Why the Owner Chose Guadalupe, Santa Fe, NM, USA:
When I first saw it, I knew it was the one because of the privacy, quiet and peacefulness. Short walk (10-15 minutes) to the plaza, but less expensive than staying on the East side. A few blocks from the new Railyard.

The Unique Benefits at this Bungalow:
I always put in the makings for a breakfast (cereal, milk, juice, bread, jam, fruit, butter) so people won't have to arrive in the afternoon and then immediately go find a grocery store.


Contact us

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 01/24/2017

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Photos

  • Casita de las Estrellas-Living Room, showing kiva and full sleeper sofa.

    Casita de las Estrellas-Living Room, showing kiva and full sleeper sofa.

  • Off-street parking

    Off-street parking

  • Living room, very comfortable leather chair.

    Living room, very comfortable leather chair.

  • Dining table, extra chair available for a third person

    Dining table, extra chair available for a third person

  • Kitchen

    Kitchen

  • Bedroom with queen mattress

    Bedroom with queen mattress

  • Bedroom

    Bedroom

  • View into the bathroom

    View into the bathroom

  • Bathroom

    Bathroom

  • Laundry room

    Laundry room

  • 102 Pena Place - Spring

    102 Pena Place - Spring

  • Front door of Casita de las Estrellas

    Front door of Casita de las Estrellas

  • Living Room, side board with television and stereo.  Kiva fireplace.

    Living Room, side board with television and stereo. Kiva fireplace.

  • Full kitchen with all amenities

    Full kitchen with all amenities

  • Door to bedroom and door to private garden/patio

    Door to bedroom and door to private garden/patio

  • View of end of bed, armoir and dresser.

    View of end of bed, armoir and dresser.

  • Door into bathroom and yes, there is a sink in the bedroom!

    Door into bathroom and yes, there is a sink in the bedroom!

  • Bathroom showing shower door

    Bathroom showing shower door

  • Private patio/garden

    Private patio/garden

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