Experience Earthship Living 10 Minutes from Taos....

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Last updated: 10/24/2016
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Experience the benefits of passive solar living in an earth ship close to Taos. Warm in the winter and cool in the summer, this home has three large rooms with beamed ceilings and skylights all of which access the southern exposed windows. The house is unique in its design and has both indoor and outdoor gardens. The vast beamed ceilings add charm and elegance. Two bedrooms, one with two single beds, one with a queen sized bed. Washer and dryer. The house is located 10 minutes from the charming town of Taos and 20 minutes to the Taos Ski Valley.

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Property Type

  • Chateau / Country House
  • 1150 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    21 years...moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

  • Bedroom 1


  • Bedroom 2


  • Main bedroom has a queen sized bed; second bedroom has two twin beds.

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, tub, shower


  • Unique bathroom designed into earthship environment.


  • Books


  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions


  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Eco Tourism
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Mountain View:

    Walk out the door to see grand vistas of surrounding mountains, vast sense of sky....moreless

  • Rural

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • Hunting
  • Hunting Small Game
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Rock Climbing
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Swimming
  • Whitewater Rafting


  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people


  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove


  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen:

    Fully equipped kitchen...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden


Write a review 4.2
from 6 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • cleaning fee $55
  • Pet Fee $50
  • Tax Rate 7.5%

Owner's cancellation policy:

50% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.

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Last updated: 10/24/2016
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Owner info

Year Purchased: 2002

About the owner: Fifth generation San Franciscan relocated to Taos for past 12 years...Artist, psychotherapist with husband violinist husband.

Why the Owner Chose El Prado, NM, USA:
Taos is an exquisite high desert surrounded by Alpine peaks...the air is clean, the skiing excellent, sophisticated cuisine, and an artist's haven. Inspiring views of high peaks, oldest Pueblo in the country.

The Unique Benefits at this Chateau / Country House:
The earthship is an is aesthetic and unique. It offers a taste of the benefits of passive solar living at its best. It is comfortable...warm in winter, cool in summer. It is accessible to town (10 minute drive ) and ski valley (20 minute drive ).

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Speaks: english



VRBO #598618

This listing was first published here in 2014.

Date last modified - Monday, October 24, 2016

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El Prado, NM, USA #598618

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