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fabulous 220 degree views, privacy at Sun Mountain home on acreage.

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 1,700 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 4 nights

Overview

About the property

Relax and rejuvenate in this amazing 2bdm, 2 bath a mile from town yet worlds aw

Nestled among two acres of pinons, at the foot of the sacred Sun Mountain, your private home awaits you. Sunrises and Sunsets greet you daily. At Maddie's Place, Sun Mountain is right out your back door. It is 30 minute easy hike to the summit. One mile away is Museum Hill and the botanical gardens. Just a few blocks from there are art galleries, restaurants, and the Georgia O'Keefe Museum. Georgia spent her final years just a couple blocks from your Sun Mountain abode, and you'll understand why. It is the perfect place to watch the skies change across the horizon from Sandia Mountains, the Jemez Mountains, to the Colorado border. Step out of your jetted tub, grill some salmon, and enjoy a glass of wine while the last of the light lingers on your private portal. There is a year round additional queen bed if you feel like sleeping there...or curl up with a book, or simply watch the birds drink from the koi pond. The sunsets are spectacular. Enjoy the sounds of coyotes as the lights begin to twinkle before you. The perfect retreat after the days activities, your home at Sun Mountain will beckon you to return.


Owner
Nancy or George Roberts
Member since: 2003
Speaks: english, spanish
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
September 20, 2017

About Nancy or George Roberts

George is from Zimbabwe, Nancy, New Jersey. They met white water river rafting in 1981 in California. After raising kids in the Pacific Northwest, Santa Fe beckoned, and became home.

Nancy or George Roberts purchased this house in 2001

Why Nancy or George Roberts chose New Mexico

This property has the best of all worlds in its location, and ambiance. Built in 1930, it has all the charm Santa Fe is known for, with huge beams, hardwood floors, and 18' siding...a rarity in these parts. So private, yet so close to everything Santa Fe has to offer, it allows you to decide at a moments notice to go hiking, or to many cultural offerings.

What makes this house unique

Well, privacy and views are simply outstanding. Sleeping outside six months a year is a treat that most never get to enjoy. Watching the sunsets daily is now a priority in our lives. Our art collection of over 30 years of traveling surrounds each room. The rustic elegance and soul of this home make it unique. It never disappoints us.

Amenities

Santa Fe House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 1700 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower , tub , jetted tub
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , ensuite bath, jotul gas stove, desk, TV, views
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double , jotul gas fireplace, en suite bath, desk, bay window
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • synagogues
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • ice skating
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • racquetball
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • ski privileges optional
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • spelunking
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
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fabulous 220 degree views, privacy at Sun Mountain home on acreage.
average rating of 4.8421054 based on 19 reviews
5

Relaxing and beautiful

  • 5 of 5

This was our second visit to Maddie's Place in 8 months. We love the beauty and artwork of the house and the view from the back porch. We spent a lot of time outside soaking it all in and listening to the little waterfall in the pond.

It's close to amazing Santa Fe restaurants and art galleries, but we felt secluded from any hustle and bustle. It was very relaxing and allowed for reflection and restoration.

We will be back!

  • Submitted: Jun 21, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Sharon, thank you for writing such kind words...we are so happy you enjoyed your stay. We do hope you will return soon! All Good Things, Nancy
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5

Fantastic, as usual

  • 5 of 5

Heavenly...especially sleeping outdoors.

  • Submitted: Jun 13, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Nancy, Yes it is heaven to us as well. We are so glad you enjoyed yourself...thank you again for your kind words and we hope to see you again soon. All Good Things, Nancy
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A great week.

  • 4 of 5

We enjoyed a wonderful week in the Santa Fe area. Maddie's Place is in a great location. The sunsets we watched from the back patio were unsurpassed. The eclectic collection of art in the house was very interesting - we saw something new every day. The kitchen was well stocked for our needs. Perhaps it would be better to have the one TV located in the common area rather than the master bedroom. Assuming that the water problem on the floor in the smaller bathroom has been addressed I would recommend this property to someone visiting the area.

  • Submitted: Apr 14, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Robin, Thank you so much for your review...yes the water was dealt with immediately. We appreciated your patience...the home is nearly 100 years old, and occasionally there are mishpaps. We are glad you enjoyed your time there and hope to see you again in the future. All Good Things, Nancy and George
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5

Stunning

  • 5 of 5

This was my second stay at Maddie's Place. I loved it so much, I couldn't wait to go back! We enjoyed it just as much in March as we did in October. This home is a complete vacation retreat. Truly an authentic Santa Fe experience with stunning views, great amenities and captivating charm. I won't hesitate to return again and again. Thank you once again, George and Nancy, for sharing your beautiful home.

  • Submitted: Mar 18, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your kind words, Donna. We so enjoy hearing when our guests appreciate our home as much as we do and are glad you plan on returning...we are feeling a bit homesick for it ourselves, as we are in Mexico (which we love) but plan to return there in April..with a couple new pieces of art, of course! words like yours warm our hearts and make all the effort worth it. All Good Things, Nancy and George
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5

Incredible Home, Experience!

  • 5 of 5

This was our second stay on this property and simply, this house does not disappoint. Beautiful locale situated on the side of a mountain overlooking Santa Fe. The house has an eclectic vibe to it with incredible and fanciful art, in addition to being spacious, and beautiful. We look forward to our next stay on this property. Truly Santa Fe at its finest; also it didn't hurt that we left with a fine piece of art that now proudly hangs in my home.

  • Submitted: Jan 20, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Ruben, Thank you so much for your kind words! It makes everything we do worth it when we have repeat customers like you. We are looking forward to you returning again! All Good Things, Nancy and George
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5

Can't wait to return!

  • 5 of 5

This amazing home far exceeded our expectations! The views are incredible, especially when the sun is rising and setting, and the home itself is warm, welcoming, and filled with beautiful artwork. We enjoyed the peacefulness of the surroundings but also the ability to get to the Plaza and Canyon Road quickly. The owners were helpful and quickly responded to all of our questions. Thank you, George and Nancy, for a place that truly allowed us to relax and to reenergize. We will be back!

  • Submitted: Nov 17, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your kind words! We do hope you'll visit again! All Good Things, Nancy and George
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Map

Nearest Airport
5 Miles
santa fe airport
Nearest Barpub
2 Miles
El Farol
Nearest Golf
11 Miles
Marty Sanchez
Nearest Train
2 Miles
roadrunner
Nearest Motorway
2 Miles
hwy 25
Nearest Restaurant
2 Miles
El Farol
Nearest Ski
18 Miles
Santa Fe Ski Basin
Car: recommended

Santa Fe is known for its art galleries, Folk Art Festival, Indian Market, Spanish Market, Wine and Chili Festival, Santa Fe Opera, Independent Film Festival, Native American Film Festival, Culinary Classes, Celebrity chefs, the Folk Art Museum, Wheelwright Museum, Spanish Colonial Museum, Georgia O'Keefe Museum, New Mexico History Museum, Ojo Caliente Hotsprings, Santa Fe Opera, Chamber Music, Desert Chorale, Tesuque Flea Market, Christmas Caroling on Canyon Road, Site Santa Fe, Railyard Galleries, Farmers Market, Outlet Malls, Indian Pueblos, Skiing, Biking, Rafting, and Hiking Galore.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $150
Pet Fee $100
Damage Deposit $1,500

We also have a casita near by if you need more room! Check out wwwvrbo.com/591823

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.