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Lorrie Burton

Member since: 2012
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Speaks english

NEW AND CHARMING WITH COLOR AND STYLE!

9 Reviews
Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Half Baths1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 2 - 5 nights

Overview

Photos and Description of this Taos Ski Valley holiday apartment

Cozy and Chic 2 Bedroom Mountain Retreat, 1.5 Miles From Resort t

SHANGRI-LA RETREAT is an enchanting upscale Taos Ski Valley rental, nestled in the Carson National Forest. Shangri-La is secluded, yet only a block from Hwy 150. An all wheel or 4-wheel vehicle is required in the winter. The property is surrounded by trees and backs up to the Gavilan Hiking Trail, about a 5 minute walk to Hondo creek.The property is located only 1.5 miles from the Taos Ski Valley resort center. The rental is 600 sq feet, 2 bedrooms with 1.5 baths with 10 foot ceilings. There is radiant floor heat throughout that will keep you warm and cozy on a cold wintery night. There are plenty of windows that can be opened, allowing fresh mountain air to flow through the rental, keeping you cool in the summer.

The living room is stylish and comfortable with windows across one wall, allowing you to see the beautiful forest outside. The sofa is a brown leather sleeper with linens, blankets and pillows supplied. There is a TV, direct TV, stereo with CD, i pod port and wireless internet.

The new kitchen is colorful and compact with a retro feel. It has all the appliances you will need to prepare your special meal. There is a full size refrigerator/freezer, two powerful, single burner induction cook tops, large counter top convection oven( fits two 12" pizzas at a time or a 9"x12" casserole dish), microwave, coffeemaker, blender, Cuisinart multifunction grill/griddle/press, slow cooker, cooking utensils, pans, outdoor gas grill, tableware, linens, soap, and paper products. There is not a free standing stove.There is an extra work space with a cutting board, allowing you to accommodate a second person.You can eat your favorite meals in a cozy separate dining room that has a good size table, benches and an antique china cabinet, displaying modern red dishes.

The 1.5 bathrooms are well appointed with stone/marble tile and attractive accessories.

Another feature of this property is pure, pristine mountain water from our own well. You will have the best water from the tap you have ever tasted, as well as great water pressure.

There are two romantic bedrooms, each with queen size beds, new linens and comforters. The bedrooms are intimate, yet open with 10 foot ceilings and good size windows in each room.

Lastly, you can enjoy a cup of coffee in the morning sun or an evening BBQ, surrounded by nature on your private covered patio.

If you are looking for a charming, elegant place to relax while enjoying the splendor of mountain living, you have found the place!

More Details
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • limited accessibility
  • pets not allowed
Lorrie Burton (Owner)
Member since: 2012
Call Owner
Speaks english

Reviews

4.7
based on 9 traveller reviews

NEW AND CHARMING WITH COLOR AND STYLE!
average rating of 4.6666665 based on 9 reviews
5

Outstanding Condo & best value in TSV!

  • 5 of 5

I stayed in Kama's condo Feb 11- 15 with my 17 year old son and his buddy while on an extended weekend ski trip at TSV. We had a blast! The listing description and photos were spot-on. The condo is very new, exceptionally clean, and quiet. The style and decorations were tasteful & bright, just like I'd expect at home. The condo layout was just fine for what we needed: 2 private bedrooms, 1.5 baths, a common area to watch TV, and a pull-out sofa bed for my son's buddy. The mattresses and linens were new and comfortable (as was everything in her condo). The layout was open, bright and well lit. We had a rental car from ABQ airport, and the short drive from the condo to the TSV parking/lift area was easy (~3 minutes away).

Kama was very responsive, immediately replying to my many emails. And she took the time to answer all my questions. She made great recommendations as to where to make restaurant reservations, and which ski trails were the best. Kama is a wonderful person, and made me feel like a new friend. I will definitely rent this condo again the next time I ski TSV. Moreover, I will recommend it to my family and friends that will hear of our great trip.

You will not find a nicer 2BR condo, nor a better value in TSV!

  • Review Submitted: Feb 21, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Very clean!

  • 5 of 5

The owner is very friendly and the place is 5 minutes from the ski hill. I would stay there again!

  • Review Submitted: Jan 19, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Great Location. Very helpful owner.

  • 4 of 5

This rental was perfect for us. Very close to Taos Ski Valley, but you still had your own area for the kids to play outside. There is no wait for elevators or crowds, just pull right up to your door! The kitchen was well stocked and we were able to make snacks and light lunches. Probably my favorite thing about this rental was the well water. It tasted so good and fresh. Thanks Kama for all your help. You made our first ski trip the best!

  • Review Submitted: Jan 11, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Cozy and comfortable

  • 4 of 5

This is a very nice condo with attention to details that made our stay very comfortable. The convenient location is just a few minutes from the ski valley. Although I was surprised that there is not a traditional full kitchen, it is furnished with everything we needed to cook our meals. There is bounty of various kitchen electrics, including a small convection oven, a griddle/grill and a couple of hot plates for use with pots and pans. It's really pretty ingenious. The one and a half baths worked well with our family of four. The only reason I haven't given it five stars is that I reserve that for properties that blow me away. But this place was perfect for our ski vacation.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 6, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great 2 BD Rental Close to Taos Ski Resort

  • 5 of 5

We were lucky to get this clean, nicely furnished and perfectly located rental so close to Taos Ski Valley. It was our first time in Taos and we couldn't have asked for a better option for our family of four. Really appreciated the 1.5 baths and all of the storage availability for our ski stuff in this small 'condo'. We cooked in breakfast and dinners and found the kitchen had everything we needed. Thanks Kama!!!

  • Review Submitted: Mar 26, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great Location, Clean, Great Landlord

  • 5 of 5

The property is about 3 mins away from the ski resort. Very clean. Newly renovated. Kama is a great help and resource. She really makes you feel welcome and at home.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 8, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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Car: necessary

The property is backed up to CARSON NATIONAL FOREST and the GAVILAN TRAIL HEAD. It is a 5 minute to walk to HONDO CREEK.

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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday apartment in Taos Ski Valley, New Mexico

Rental Basis:
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Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Christmas
16 Dec 2016 - 22 Dec 2016
4 night minimum stay
A$437
 
 
New Years
30 Dec 2016 - 2 Jan 2017
3 night minimum stay
A$437
 
 
Martin Luther Weekend
13 Jan 2017 - 16 Jan 2017
3 night minimum stay
A$296
 
 
Presidents Weekend
17 Feb 2017 - 20 Feb 2017
3 night minimum stay
A$296
 
 
!st Weekend of Spring Break
10 Mar 2017 - 17 Mar 2017
5 night minimum stay
A$437
A$2,774
 
 
Spring Break Week
18 Mar 2017 - 27 Mar 2017
5 night minimum stay
A$437
A$2,821
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
A$289
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable Damage Deposit A$269
Tax Rate 13.69%

All wheel, 4-wheel or chains recommended during ski season.. Please call if you have any questions 575-776-2010.

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Amenities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment rental in Taos Ski Valley

Property Type:
  • apartment
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 600 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Mountain
Theme:
  • Romantic
General:
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 5 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , bath with shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet
  • 1.5 Baths: . Full Bath Has Tub/ Shower Combination
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 large double bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 large double bed
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • 4 garden chairs
  • 2 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • limited accessibility
  • pets not allowed
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • festivals
  • forests
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • horseshoes
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • ski
  • whitewater rafting