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Casa Nova: Secluded Adobe Home close to Canyon Rd and Plaza

Bedrooms 3
Space 3,300 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 4 - 7 nights


About the property

Beautiful adobe home with gardens and views that sleeps 6

This quintessential double-walled adobe home is located at the end of a secluded dead-end street. The house has 3 large bedrooms each with its own bathroom and fireplace. The outdoor space has beautiful gardens and views to the mountains. Gaze at the stars while sitting outside in the gardens and you'll know why we named the home Casa Nova. This is a real oasis located about 1/2 way between the Plaza and Museum Hill on the historic east side. It's only a 10 to 15 minute walk to lower Canyon Road where the majority of Santa Fe's many art galleries are located.

This is a unique and beautiful home with historic significance. It is tastefully decorated and has an open feel with the touches that are typical of older adobe homes like plaster walls, nichos, wooden-beamed ceilings and a kiva fireplace in every room. The main dining room table seats 8 people comfortably and there are additional outdoor dining areas on the portal and in the garden.

You will have a feeling of old Santa Fe, but the home has all the modern conveniences as the result of an extensive remodel in 2011. The beds and linens are top quality and new. All of the appliances are new and the home has all the amenities like wireless internet and premium cable TV. The home decor is a blend of our Southwest roots (I'm from California and Jane is from south Texas) and our adopted Thai homeland where I work as a geologist. Jane is an artist and most of the artwork on the walls are naturally her own. The home is comfortable in all seasons with radiant heating and evaporative cooling (for a touch of humidity).

This house is a unique property in the heart of Santa Fe's Historic Eastside. We are proud to share this home and know you'll like it as much as we do.

Please see HomeAway listing #910740 for details and photos if you want to include the optional 2 bedroom Casita (sleeps 4).

Roger, Jane and Chloe

Bangkok, Thailand

Short-term rental license #60287

Santa Fe City Business License 13-00108630

Keywords: Walk to plaza, Canyon Road, Museums, Rail yard, Private, Downtown, Eastside, Families, Parking, Single Family Home, Guest house, Casita, Casa Nova,

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Property Manager
Property Manager
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
March 14, 2018


Historic Eastside House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 3300 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed ...
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Computer Available
  • Garage ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Wood Fireplace ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Dining Area
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
  • 3
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • King size beds (1) Main house California King (extra long king-size bed) in Master bdrm. All beds new firm, luxury pillowtop mattresses by Simmons., Queen size Beds (2) NE bedroom in main house and casita 2nd bedroom have queen-size beds, Twin or Single Beds (4) Two twin beds in the NW bedroom of the main house and two in the casita main bedroom.
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • horseback riding
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • wildlife viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • skiing
Wonderful outdoor space adjacent to undeveloped 7 acres in the heart of the Eastside Historic District. Recently remodeled with all new appliances, quality linens and beds. This is a beautiful house with stunning views and an open feel. No steps inside the house and mostly level grounds. Really spectacular location easily accessible to all of the main Santa Fe attractions like the Plaza, Canyon Road and the Museums. The main home (3 bdrm) can be rented separate from the Casita (2 bdrms -1 bath) or all together for larger groups. This is our dream home and we hope you'll agree.


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Casa Nova: Secluded Adobe Home close to Canyon Rd and Plaza
average rating of 5.0 based on 29 reviews

Casa Nova, The Ultimate!

  • 5 of 5

This was our first experience of Casa Nova - and its casita. Loved them both. There were only five of us and I managed to secure the casita for myself. Two of our guests flew in from Sweden. This was their third stay at one of Scott's Santa Fe homes and they really, really liked it. The house is literally at the end of the road. There is a sense of quiet and solitude. Wonderful views of the high desert and mountains. However, it isn't isolated. We walked to

Canyon Road and even learned of a short cut through a hidden gate which I intend to keep to


Going back to the casita, it is bigger than it looks in the photos. There is the main bedroom with wonderful view and fire place, a living room/kitchen & another fireplace, a 2nd bedroom with twin beds, a full bath, and a large laundry room. I accessed the casita through the house & garage, but it has its own entry way and private patio.

The big house has a large and comfortable living room. We spent a lot of time there. We also did quite a bit of cooking in the kitchen. It had everything we needed.

Most important is that this house has been decorated with attention to detail. It has panache! And, it has wonderful lighting. As I recall, almost every room has skylights. The patios (plural) are comfortable and immediately get you in touch with your surroundings.

Scott Wong is your Casa Nova host. He is helpful, flexible, and a really nice person to interact with.

I was not ready to leave Casa Nova and am already planning the next trip.

  • Submitted: Apr 12, 2017
  • Stayed: March 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Where do you live? Spokane , WA

Perfect for our family gathering

  • 5 of 5

Lovely place- all the comforts of home with fully stocked kitchen. Very helpful and responsive management company for any questions. Beautuful grounds and sitting areas- close to downtown as well

  • Submitted: Apr 12, 2017
  • Stayed: April 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Overall an awesome experience!

  • 5 of 5

The house is simply beautiful! We found that everything you could hope for was included, right down to fireplace starters for the corner fireplace and some staples in the pantry and coffee in the kitchen! We loved the house. The master bedroom is lovely and the sitting room off the MBR was perfect for one person in our party who wakes early and could sit there and read without waking everyone else. The living room is perfect for hanging out and talking, with some warm blankets at the ready since we were there in March and it was a bit cold outside. We thought we would be able to walk to everything since we don't mind walking and a mile does not seem like it is far but we found that the lighting was not great along the back roads off the santa fe trail by the house so we only did that one night after dark and then tried to take an uber but the uber got the directions wrong, he said the map service he uses told him to come in from the opposite direction which was a dead end so be careful if you use uber to be sure they are coming in to the house off the Sante Fe Trail. The directions on the trash pick up were also confusing, no mention of recycling and the plea to use the trash cans marked for the house was hard to do since none were marked. While we were in Santa Fe, we drove to the Bandolier National Park to see the cave dwellings and this was a highlight of our trip. Overall, Santa Fe was amazing and this house was lovely!

  • Submitted: Mar 26, 2017
  • Stayed: March 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Santa Fe house with luxurious amenities, views, and an unbeatable location.

  • 5 of 5

Casa Nova surpassed our expectations. The property was beautifully maintained, well equipped and aesthetically pleasing. The floor plan is perfect for either a family with adult children or a group of adults. Preparing meals in the kitchen was a joy and it quickly became the perfect spot to snack, visit and make plans for the next day. The major appliances were top quality and we had every tool or small appliance we could use. The office was a nice feature that we did take advantage of, and the internet was excellent throughout the property.

Comfy beds; the fluffiest towels and tons and tons of closet space.

The wrap around patios were beautiful and we enjoyed the outdoor fire pit. The property opens up to the native brush, and we had visits two nights in a row from a fox!

The property is within walking distance of both the square and galleries on Canyon Road.

We would definitely rent this property again!

  • Submitted: Mar 13, 2017
  • Stayed: March 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Fantastic adobe!

  • 5 of 5

Casa Nova is a beautiful adobe home and had everything we needed for our stay! Views yet close to the plaza, kivas, full kitchen, wifi, privacy, beautiful gardens, and attentive owners!

Our family of 6 stayed during Christmas and the house just made our stay in Santa Fe feel like home for the holidays!

  • Submitted: Jan 7, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Perfect house in Santa Fe

  • 5 of 5

Case Nova is ideally situated with an easy walk to town, combined with privacy from being surrounded by undeveloped land. The interior is tastefully decorated, the kitchen well equipped, and the outside spaces most welcoming. It was a total treat for our family to be there and we thank the owners for sharing!

  • Submitted: Nov 7, 2016
  • Stayed: October 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Point of Interest
Nearest Point of Interest
Museum Hill
Nearest Point of Interest
Canyon Road
Nearest Point of Interest
Railyard District
Nearest Point of Interest
Hiking Trails
Nearest Point of Interest
To Ski Slopes and Mtns


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $125 + Tax
Cleaning Fee $250
Tax Rate 15.44%

To book home with optional 2-bedroom Casita: go to

Additional discount for last minute (20% within 2 weeks), repeat renters (10%) or longer stays (more than 2 weeks).
Holiday nights and special event nights add 25% to the regular rate (New Years, Mrkts, Thanksgiving and Christmas).
Six days minimum over Christmas/New Years (12/15-1/5).

All licensed Santa Fe Hotels and vacation rentals are required to charge NM State gross receipts tax (8.3125%) and Santa Fe City lodgers tax (7%). These taxes are added to your rental rate.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.

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