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Marfa Modern--enjoy stylish, fully-renovated studio in a great location!

Bedrooms 1
Space 900 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

Fully renovated Marfa original, best of old and new

Modern, stylish and fully renovated beauty-- studio home, with light airy living area, modern stainless kitchen, high ceilings, large windows, washer/dryer, private parking. Fully furnished, serene, on most desirable street, two blocks to Marfa downtown, walk to dining, galleries and historic courthouse. This renovated space was once used for decades to fabricate wooden propellers shipped round the world by artisan. Wi-fi, dining for six, leather couch turns to double. Custom tile shower, pedestal sink. King bed in studio home may be separated from living area with ceiling high curtain barrier. Modern, fresh and all new.

Jamy Kazanoff
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
May 31, 2017

About Jamy Kazanoff

Austinite and bird watcher, I look forward to sharing my Marfa home with you!

Jamy Kazanoff purchased this house in 2014

Why Jamy Kazanoff chose Big Bend Country

A home for friends from near and far in Marfa, Texas. Built in the mid-50s and transformed for comfort and style into a modern studio home, stainless kitchen, custom shower, king bed, all new and in the heart of one of Marfa's most desirable streets. Just a two block walk from Marfa downtown galleries, dining and courthouse, this home with an interesting history is tucked behind landscaped gardens and outdoor living space. Modern Marfa new was once the hub of a skilled artisan fabricating hand-made wooden propellers shipped around the world. Serene, elegantly restored, and close to the hub of Marfa, this home welcomes guests to enjoy this gathering place.

What makes this house unique

Authentic, stylish, fully restored, guests may walk to favorite restaurants and downtown festivals. Enjoy the benefits of close in, yet serene and private.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Thank you! Please come again!
Oct 2014
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Car: recommended


Marfa House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 900 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
  • Custom tile shower, pedestal sink, even a window in the bathroom. Beautiful.
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
  • Luxurious private studio. All new. Master king bed, plus leather couch can convert to double. Views of Texas skies, serene and comfortable.
  • Books ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • churches
  • festivals
  • live theater
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
This beautiful modern luxurious studio is accessible through the alley drive and is behind the main house for privacy and views.


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Marfa Modern--enjoy stylish, fully-renovated studio in a great location!
average rating of 4.7272725 based on 12 reviews

Home is just as described and in walking distance to most major points of interest.

  • 5 of 5

I would definitely stay here again.

  • Submitted: May 30, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you and come again real soon!
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Not Quite up to Expectations

  • 3 of 5

The room was cool and pleasant but bath towels were put away damp and some of the electrical outlets didn't work until owner advised us the location of a switch that controlled them. The shower has no soap dish and with no curtain the water pools on the bathroom floor creating a possible hazard. Even though the owner was able to arrange a small refund for the inconveniences, the overall cost appears to be a bit over market.

  • Submitted: Jul 19, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I respectfully thank you for your feedback and offer the owner's clarification to your review. The custom, hand-tiled, spacious, and open shower was hand-made for the bathroom to be modern in concept. Guests must point the shower head to the inside of the shower. If pointed outside of the large and open shower, the floors and towels outside the shower may dampen. This may have affected your bathroom experience. Thank you
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Midland, TX

Great Place!

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I rented the Casita for a weekend to celebrate my birthday in Marfa. Before arrival, Jamy contacted us several times to make sure we had all the necessary information we needed to get access to the home and the Casita was very easy to find once getting to Marfa. Once we arrived, we found everything in tip top shape! Jamy made sure to leave us information regarding all the local restaurants and made sure we had access to the Wifi. Although we did not spend too much time in the Casita, it was a great size and easily accommodated both of us. It's nice to come back to a place and not feel like you're right on top of each other, as you would in a hotel room. I would highly recommend the Casita to anyone I know traveling to Marfa.

  • Submitted: Apr 24, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you, Amanda, and please come visit again!
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comfortable, clean casita

  • 5 of 5

this marfa casita is a perfect place for a couple to spend a few days. within easy walking distance of the courthouse square, it is just outside the commercial core in a residential neighborhood, very near some of donald judd's "city" buildings. comfortably furnished, it is remarkably clean and well-maintained.

  • Submitted: Mar 27, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you. Please visit again!
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Marfa Getaway

  • 5 of 5

Quiet, well appointed casita. 10 minute walk to all Marfa has to offer.

  • Submitted: Mar 12, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you and please visit again!
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Salina, Kansas USA

A pleasant stay in Marfa

  • 4 of 5

This spacious studio is attractively furnished in contemporary style. The

all-white walls and ceiling and the clean lines of furnishings are soothing.

Very clean and well-maintained. King-size bed and leather couch are

comfortable for sleeping and reading. Wi-Fi and cell phone service is spotty, but that's not the owner's fault. I appreciated that there is no

television or video equipment to disrupt the peaceful vibe of this place.

  • Submitted: Mar 9, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much. Please visit again!
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Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $35
Pet Fee $25

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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

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