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La Mistica: Gorgeous Upscale House in Town- Spacious, Big Private Compound

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

Overview

About the property

House, Open plan, 1 Bath, (Sleeps 4-6)

The coolest upscale rental in Marfa by far. This gorgeous home was built by 'Garza Design + Build' from the ground up. It was incredibly thought out to be magical and open. The natural light floods in the orange casement windows making it airy and bright. The vaulted steel and pecan ceilings make this home spacious and inspirational. Perfect for a personal retreat or a get away with friends and family. This property is enclosed by an 8 foot adobe wall creating a private, secluded compound. Enjoy the built-in outdoor bbq, xeriscape landscaping, indoor wood burning fireplace, central air conditioning and heat, sleep in loft, huge deep soaking tub and rain shower, tankless water heater. The kitchen has state of the art appliances including all of the dishes and utensils you need. It also has a new washer/dryer, large 15 foot in home theater dvd projector system for movie nights and a portable Bose ipod dock. It has a large antique dining table for intimate dinner parties. It’s family friendly (not childproofed), pets are allowed with deposit. All premium towels and linens are provided as well as down comforters. Store your items in the walk in closet. It sleeps 4-6 (can include queen size blow up mattress for additional people and couch bed sleeps one). It’s conveniently located in town on the main thoroughfare. A perfect landing for film or photography crews as well. Come have an incredible experience in Marfa where sweet dreams await you. Lounge on the screened in porch, outside in the peaceful garden or inside this beautiful home. Make it your own.

City of Marfa Vacation Rental ID# S 28

Keywords: Upscale, private, located on main thoroughfare, conveniently located in town.

More Details

Property Manager
Lauren Meader
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
April 14, 2017

Amenities

Marfa House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Max. adults: 6
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events allowed ...
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Fireplace
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • Large soaking tub with ceiling mounted rain shower.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , upstairs loft bedroom
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , opn to living and dining area
  • 1 queen bed in loft, 1 queen futon and single futon sleeper couch downstairs, 1 queen blow up mattress upon request.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill
Attractions:
  • churches
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • rock climbing
  • swimming
Notes:
This property is available for Private Events. Please inquire to lauren@farwesttexasrealty.com regarding rates and maximum capacity.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(30 traveler reviews)

La Mistica: Gorgeous Upscale House in Town- Spacious, Big Private Compound
average rating of 4.766667 based on 30 reviews
5

Awesome place!

  • 5 of 5

What a place to relax and escape. I can't wait to go back.

  • Submitted: Mar 18, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Great house and yard. Close to town.

  • 4 of 5

Very nice, has all the amenities

  • Submitted: Mar 5, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

wonderful

  • 5 of 5

Couldn't have been happier. Great place. Thoughtfully designed for maximum enjoyment. Loved loved watching the Ruth Asawa doc and Casablanca projected large on the wall. Perfect Marfa sanctuary.

  • Submitted: Feb 20, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

perfect marfa home

  • 5 of 5

Highly recommend for your stay in marfa! Beautiful and comfortable.

  • Submitted: Dec 6, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

The perfect place to stay when in Marfa, Texas

  • 5 of 5

We stayed with our two teenage boys on our first visit to Marfa. La Mistica was the perfect place to stay. Very Marfa. The property and accommodations were perfect for us. The boys loved the loft bed at the top of the wall stairs. Our favorite part about our stay was the big screen projector. We watched the documentary we found in the armoire, Cosmic Voyage, which got us excited about our visit to see the Marfa lights. We didn't want to leave. We would definitely stay there again!

  • Submitted: Dec 4, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect place to stay in Marfa

  • 5 of 5

Loved our stay at La Mistica! It looks exactly as it does in the photos. The space is filled with natural light so not a good option for those who want to close the curtains and sleep late. Perfect for one couple or a close knit family as the one bathroom and open floor plan doesn't provide much privacy. Great location close to town so you are five minutes (by car) from everything. I will definitely stay here again next time I'm in Marfa.

  • Submitted: Nov 25, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
227 Miles
Midland International/El Paso International
Nearest Barpub
0.8 Miles
Padres
Nearest Golf
3.8 Miles
Marfa Municipal Gold Course
Nearest Train
27 Miles
Amtrak Alpine Station
Nearest Motorway
0.01 Miles
HWY 90/San Antonio Street
Nearest Restaurant
0.07 Miles
Mando's
Car: recommended

Become a real Marfan. Spend time visiting galleries such as the famed Chinati Foundation and The Ballroom. Enjoy incredible food at Cochineal, Maiya's, Food Shark, Pizza Foundation, Austin café and the Little Rooster. Have a drink at Padre’s Bar or the Lost Horse Saloon. Be sure not to miss the Marfa Mystery Lights. Visit the amazing El Cosmico for the Trans-Pecos Festival of Love and Music held annually onsite. Go rafting on the Rio Grande, visit the McDonald Observatory for a star party. Drive to the world famous Prada Marfa, enjoy hiking, Sul Ross University, Big Bend National Park, Ft. Davis Historic Site, Glider rides, golfing, the farmers market, boutiques, live Music and cultural festivals throughout the year.

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Rates & Availability

Marfa House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Memorial Weekend
May 26 2017 - May 29 2017
3 night minimum stay
$325
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest
 
Chinati Open House
Oct 5 2017 - Oct 10 2017
3 night minimum stay
$450
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest
 
Thanksgiving 2014
Nov 22 2017 - Nov 27 2017
3 night minimum stay
$325
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$295
$1,770
$4,500
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $500
Pet Fee $40 + Tax
Cleaning Fee $75 + Tax
Tax Rate 13.0%

30 day cancellation for full refund.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.

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