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Desert Pearl by the Plaza,Casual Elegance in Taos

(6 Reviews)

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Last updated: 04/16/2017
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Sleeps:8
  • Bedrooms:3
  • Bathrooms:3
  • Property type:House
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Ask Manager
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

About the Property

House, 3 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 3 Baths, (Sleeps 7-8)

Desert Pearl is an exquisite 3 bedroom 3 bathroom home located just blocks from the heart of downtown town Taos, NM. From this prime location one can easily walk to galleries, shops, restaurants and museums. This elegant Taos vacation home is light and bright with beautiful wood floors through out the generous living areas. Each of the 3 bedrooms are privately located and have their own private bathrooms. The large master bedroom opens out to the private back patio and hot tub. Come and soak in the elegance and charm!

' We could not have asked for a better place for our Taos Vacation! The house was perfectly located [near] to AMAZING restaurants and not to far away from the slopes!' A,V,E, and E Dec. 2012

Keywords: 3 Bedroom House in Town near Plaza

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Member since: 2011

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 2 days
Response Rate: 90%
Calendar last updated: 04/16/2017

Property Type

  • House
  • 2200 sq. ft.

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 8
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 7-8

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms


  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo


  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Ruins

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Eco Tourism
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Horseback Riding
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • Hunting
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Rock Climbing
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • Whitewater Rafting


  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people


  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace


  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator


  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill

Pool / Spa

  • Hot Tub


from 6 traveler reviews
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My Standard Rate
3 night min stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Refundable Damage Deposit $200
  • cleaning $150 + tax
  • Pet Fee $50 + tax
  • Tax Rate 13.187%

Manager's cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting manager when booking

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Last updated: 04/16/2017
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132 Miles
Nearest Airport
Albuqueque, NM
0.1 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
19 Miles
Nearest Ski
Taos Ski Valley

Many Art Galleries nearby, Outside hot tub, Kiva fireplace in living room ~ firewood provided ,1/2 block to Kit Carson Park for playing fields and swings, and Great Powder Skiing!


Manager info

Year Purchased: 2010

About: My wife and I have lived in Colorado and New England over the last 30 years, but we have always loved Taos. We’ve had jobs in Denver and the Boston area working in challenging research positions and enjoy forward thinking people and informed conversation. We’ve also raised two world citizen kids, who now have spouses. Attracting them to our house in Taos for their precious vacations was a big priority in our choice of this house. We find that time spent in nature is the source of balance in our lives. Though not extreme devotees in any one thing, we enjoy downhill skiing in the East and the West, cross country skiing and snow shoeing through local conservation land, fly fishing in small streams, hiking and biking where ever we can. Enjoying music, art and crafts are also key past times. Growing and seeking out local produce and fine cooking are other ways we enjoy spending our time . Northern New Mexico provides fabulous opportunities for all of these and more.

Why Taos, NM, USA:
We selected this specific Taos home to have a place where we could gather comfortably for the holidays, with room and privacy for our kids and their partners, or for visiting friends. The layout is ideal with 3 separate bedroom/ bath areas with plenty of space for gathering together. The incredible beauty of the area, and the diversity of mountain and desert activities in this part of New Mexico attracted us and will attract our friends and family alike.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Another key asset of this property for us is that we can walk to most things we need – grocery stores, banks, restaurants, galleries, shops etc are all within an enjoyable stroll. We can park the car and not be driving around doing errands or making an excursion to get a bite to eat. And the casual opportunities for entertainment are surprisingly easy. You want to hear some music – the Adobe bar at the Taos Inn is a short walk away. There are a surprising number of concerts, film festivals and events on the Taos Plaza and in Kit Carson Park which are just steps away. Walk to the farmers market, see a classic car show, see the holiday lighting etc. It is a half hour scenic drive to Taos Ski Valley, which this year has already had several great powder days to start the season. Getting outdoors for as strenuous an adventure as you like and then coming home and relaxing in the hot tub, or going out for some fabulous New Mexico food is our formula for relaxation and rejuvenation.

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Speaks: english
Response time: Within 2 days
Response Rate: 90%
Calendar last updated: 04/16/2017

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This listing was first published here in 2011.

Date last modified - Friday, May 19, 2017

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