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Kathy Meehan

Member since: 2008
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Historic District Vacation Home

4 Reviews
Bedrooms 2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 30 nights


Photos and Description of this Silver City holiday house

House, 2 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, 4 Sleeps

Available on a monthly (30 day) basis only.

This wonderful vacation house is centrally located in the historic district of Silver City, within easy walking distance to restaurants, galleries, the public library, Western New Mexico University and food co-op.

Built in 1914 and listed in 'Built to Last', this restored Arts and Crafts style bungalow provides spacious, one floor living and a private enclosed yard. (1300 square feet plus porches)

The house includes living room, dining room, kitchen, family room, two bedrooms, 2 baths, seasonal enclosed porch, deck and covered front porch. The rent includes reasonable use of all utilities; a security deposit is required.

This non-smoking vacation rental is comfortable for 4 (one queen bed, one full-size, inner-spring futon). Second bedroom also works as an office/den.

Well-behaved dog considered for additional security deposit. Please call or email for additional information. Security deposit is $500, $650 with a pet. Cleaning fee of $100 will be deducted from the security deposit.

More Details
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
Kathy Meehan (Owner)
Member since: 2008
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Speaks english

About Kathy Meehan

We live in Maine and hope to spend most of the year in Silver City when we retire.

Kathy Meehan purchased this house in 2005

Why Kathy Meehan chose New Mexico

We fell in love with this house on our second trip to Silver City. The location in the historic district is great, within walking distance to just about everything.

What makes this house unique

The house has a comfortable layout that feels spacious. We enjoy the privacy of the walled backyard, but we also like to sit on the covered front porch and and say hello to the neighbors and people just passing by. We've furnished and equipped the house so that we will enjoy vacationing there, and are happy to share it with others who appreciate Silver City.


based on 4 traveller reviews

Historic District Vacation Home
average rating of 5.0 based on 4 reviews
Decorah, IA.

Wonderful home away from home

  • 5 of 5

This is my second time renting the house. It met all of my needs in terms of convenience, amenities, and comfort. I love the overall character, furnishings, and charm of this well-maintained home. Management dealt with questions and issues promptly and professionally which added to a perfectly enjoyable stay. I readily recommend this property whole-heartedly.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 6, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2015
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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Houston, TX; Tijeras, NM

Lovely House in Great Neighborhood

  • 5 of 5

I stayed here for 9 weeks during a work assignment in Silver City. The house had everything I needed for my extended stay, with a grassy walled in backyard for my dog. The house has high quality furniture, a very comfortable bed, nice linens, large lovely bathrooms and a washer/dryer in the basement. Nice TV, decent internet, porch swing. It is up on a hill and the "family room" has a wall of windows with a nice view of the mountain and church steeple. It was great to be able to open up the doors to the sleeping porch at night to let the cool New Mexico air in. The house was very clean and well-maintained and is in the best neighborhood in town - lots of historic homes, a two block walk to the Saturday Farmers Mkt, a few blocks walk to the University, a few blocks to downtown, restaurants. I would definitely stay here next trip!!

  • Review Submitted: Oct 22, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2015
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for your very thoughtful comments and for taking the time to write. As you know we are here enjoying the house for a couple of weeks ourselves and have upgraded the internet service and installed a smart TV. We've also had insulation blown into the attic so it will be cozy when the weather gets cooler. You would be welcome back any time.
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Very comfortable, handy to everything..

  • 5 of 5

Our stay was just great. This century-old home was been tastefully updated, and was quite comfortable in every way. The neighborhood is really interesting, and the historic downtown has lots of attractions,

shops, restaurants, etc. Everything worked perfectly, and the caretaker lady was close by and quite helpful.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 2, 2015
  • Date of Stay: May 2015
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks, it was a pleasure to have you. Hope to host you again in the future.
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Decorah, IA.

Charming, comfortable home

  • 5 of 5

I had such a lovely stay at this rental. The furnishings were a cut above and so well-suited to the house. I had everything I needed at my fingertips. The property is In the most interesting neighborhood within walking distance to downtown, the library and college. The manager was very conscientious, on hand for any questions.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 5, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2015
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So glad you enjoyed the house and wonderful neighborhood. We would welcome you back anytime.
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Car: not necessary
Other Activities:

Top Thing to do in City:

* Hike or Bike.

* Explore the Gila Wilderness.

* Check out the historic district.

* Shop at the Galleries.

* Enjoy the sunshine.

Top Thing to do in Budget:.....

Top Thing to do in Family:.....

Located in southwest New Mexico, (elevation approx 6000 ft.), Silver City was named one of '20 Dream Towns' by Outside Magazine. Other publications have recognized it as one of the 'Hundred Best Small Art Towns', 'Top Retirement Spots', and '100 Best Small Towns'. Silver City enjoys four gentle seasons and offers outstanding hiking, biking, riding and birding.

Silver City is a diverse, welcoming community with a distinct small-town, friendly feel. Check out why many are choosing Silver City as an ideal retirement spot.

Silver City is the Gateway to the Gila National Forest recreational area. More information about the area is available on the Silver City chamber of commerce website.

Please inquire by email or call between 8 AM and 8 PM Eastern Time. Thanks.


Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday house in Silver City, New Mexico

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Additional information about rental rates

cleaning fee A$134

$1350 per month or 30 day period. A discount may be available for multiple month rentals. Security deposit is $500 ($650 with a pet). Cleaning fee of $100 is deducted from security deposit. This vacation rental is available on a MONTHLY basis only, no daily or weekly rentals.

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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house rental in Silver City

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1300 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • City Centre ...
  • Mountain View
  • Adventure
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 4 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , bath with shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower enclosure
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 large double bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 sofa bed/futon , Room has a double futon with inner spring matress
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
Rental Rate includes: Wireless internet; Cable TV with Netflix, DVD/VCR player; Fully equipped kitchen/linens/towels; Dishwasher/washer/dryer; Radio/CD Player and I-Pod Player.