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Hikers Oasis in the High Santa Fe Desert

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 185 m²
Property type chateau / country house
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

This comfortable 2 bedroom, 1 bath home is surrounded by gardens, rock walls and paths, and several monumental rock sculptures. The view of the Ortiz mountains from the living room and stone terrace is stunning, and the sunset views from the stone terrace are something to write home about. The living room boasts the largest shephard's fireplace ever, while also providing a wood-burning stove for contemporary warmth and atmosphere. The kitchen is fully furnished for cooking adventures, with dishes, cutlery, pots and pans, linens, pantry items, etc. Artwork, pottery and folkart are located throughout the casa, leading to interesting discoveries at every turn. Hiking opportunities are available just out the back door; but if contemplating the hummingbirds at the lavender is preferred, the gazebo is available for your enjoyment. WiFi is accessible throughout the casa as well as on the terrace and in the gazebo. When necessary, heat is available from a forced-air furnace. Washer and dryer are available for use.

More Details

Property Manager
Michael Piotti
Member since: 2014
Speaks english, spanish
Response time
Within 12 hours
Response rate
100%
Calendar last updated:
15 December, 2017

What makes this chateau / country house unique

The views from the Casa are amazing!!!

Amenities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday chateau / country house rental in Santa Fe

Property Type:
  • chateau / country house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 185 m²
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Not suitable for children
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Romantic
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , bath with shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 large double bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 large double bed , 1 sofa bed/futon , Pull out sofa in living room
  • THE WALLS IN BOTH BEDROOMS ARE COVERED WITH TEXTILE RUGS FROM ALL OVER THE WORLD.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Bicycles
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Outdoor Grill
  • 2 bicycles
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
  • Private Chef
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • synagogues
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • rock climbing
  • ski pass optional
  • ski
  • snowboarding
  • swimming
  • whitewater rafting

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
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Hikers Oasis in the High Santa Fe Desert
average rating of 4.821429 based on 28 reviews
5

Peaceful, quirky, very New Mexico!

  • 5 of 5

We are two friends who stayed at the casa for one week in October. The house is located 20 minutes from center of Santa Fe. Location is excellent if you want some privacy and peace, while still having easy access to Santa Fe. It's at the top of a rough dirt road, which didn't present a problem to us because the weather was fine, but if there is ice or snow it could be a challenge. House is genuine adobe style with stone walls, log ceilings and stone floors throughout. The heating system works well and keeps the house warm, but bring your house slippers because the floors are kind of rough and cold. Lots of folk art & local crafts strewn throughout the house. Charming, but it's also a lot of stuff to that collects dust and cobwebs, so if you have allergies this might not be the place for you. Other than that, the house was very clean so no worries there. Rooms are very comfortable, view is gorgeous, and the grounds are incredibly interesting and fun to explore. Michael, the caretaker, was unbelievably responsive, generous and kind. He even brought us a wok when we said we needs a bigger pan! :-) Thank you!

  • Review Submitted: 01/11/2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Hidden Gem in the hills of Santa Fe

  • 4 of 5

This is a very eclectic artsy kind of place that was worthwhile renting, very cute, extremely private. It is situated on a very bad road that needs grading. Traveling it is a tough 6/10s of a mile and you should have an SUV. The area is deeply forested and has parking for only 2 cars.

Staying here you can forget about the rest of the world.

  • Review Submitted: 21/10/2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Super relaxing & peacefull. Climed the hil behind the property, awsome views.

  • 5 of 5

Would recommend this place to anyone who likes their privacy. Also very affordable.

  • Review Submitted: 05/10/2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your positive comments. Hope for your return soon. Take care! Michael
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5

Fabulous casa

  • 5 of 5

We were pleased to have found such a wonderfully interesting homebase to relax and enjoy outside of Santa Fe. The grounds with many different and unique sitting areas were enjoyable to take in the scenery. The casa has everything needed which begged us to not venture out too much. We made a few trips to the Santa Fe square which is only a 15 minute drive. This may have to be a yearly vacation spot for us!!

  • Review Submitted: 01/10/2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Glad you enjoyed the casa and hope you would make it a yearly trip to Casa de Las Piedras. Thank you! Michael
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5

My dream getaway

  • 5 of 5

This house is amazing quiet and secluded everything I needed for my getaway from the moment that we walk into the house and fill the tranquility and the amazing views we fall in love with the property hike in the mornings on the backyard we spotted deer sitting on the back patio looking at the sunset on the afternoon is just lovely lovely place

Definitely coming back

  • Review Submitted: 05/09/2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for positive comments. Hope for return in the near future with your lovely family. Glad you had a dream getaway.
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5

Scenic and private

  • 5 of 5

The perfect honeymoon cabin. Scenic views, private. The cabin is fully furnished with amazing art, books and native treasures. Enjoyed deer roaming the grounds and a wonderful array of birds frequenting the area. We will return to this cabin again soon.

  • Review Submitted: 31/08/2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your positive comments to be shared with prospective renters looking to rent the casa. Michael
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Map

Nearest Airport
65 Miles
Albuquerque
Nearest Train
10 Miles
Amtrak at Lamy
Nearest Motorway
3 Miles
I-25 and 285
Nearest Restaurant
2 Miles
Cafe Fina
Nearest Ski
25 Miles
Santa Fe Ski Basin
Car: necessary

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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday chateau / country house in Santa Fe

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Holiday Season
15 Dec 2017 - 7 Jan 2018
3 night minimum stay
AU$262
AU$1,308
AU$4,578
 
 
Winter 2018
8 Jan 2018 - 31 Mar 2018
3 night minimum stay
AU$196
AU$1,308
 
 
Spring 2018
1 Apr 2018 - 31 May 2018
3 night minimum stay
AU$196
AU$1,308
 
 
High Season 2018
1 Jun 2018 - 31 Oct 2018
3 night minimum stay
AU$196
AU$1,308
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
AU$196
AU$1,308
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable Damage Deposit AU$77.18
Housekeeping fee AU$196.21 + Tax
Pet Fee AU$130.81 + Tax
Tax Rate 7.0%

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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