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Custom Retreat Cottage-MAY SPECIAL 4TH-20TH!

Faye or Floyd McCalmont

Member since: 2011
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Speaks: english
Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights

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Faye or Floyd McCalmont

Member since: 2011
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Response rate:
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Calendar last updated:
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Custom Retreat Cottage-MAY SPECIAL 4TH-20TH!

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

Silver City House Rental Photos and Description

House, 2 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 1 Bath, (Sleeps 4-6)

A rare gem! This beautiful two bedroom one bath home 12 blocks from the historic downtown district and convenient to the Hwy 180 corridor is available for your personal retreat.

Newly renovated with brand new appliances and fixtures, comfortable and attractive furniture and amenities such as linens, towels, kitchen utensils, dishes, cookware, barbeque grill, blender and coffee maker, is sure to please.

Come for the many events throughout the year like the Silver City Blues Festival, the Gallery Studio tour, the Clay Festival, Chocolate Fantasia or the many other activities in historic downtown Silver City, and throughout Grant County where you will experience the Land of Enchantment in all it’s beauty and excitement.

Close to restaurants, theatres, and bike paths, this cozy retreat that can sleep up to six people.

Visit www.silvercitytourism.org for exciting tourist info. Tour over 30 beautiful murals located in the county (self guided map available at the house) or visit our two outstanding museums.

House features include:

* Two bedrooms – one with Queen-sized bed, one with two twins and one Queen sofa bed in the living room. Bedrooms have roomy built-ins original in this vintage 1930's home built by a respected local builder called 'the Colonel.'

* One bathroom with tub/shower, all new tile floor to ceiling, beautifully accented.

* Fully-equipped kitchen/dining area with all new cabinets, floor and appliances.

* Living room with all new sleeper sofa, TV, DVD player, beautifully refinished hardwood floors.

* Wireless Internet

* Washer and dryer

* New linoleum in the kitchen and bath.

Please check calendar for availability and email with questions. Three night minimum. Weekly or monthly rates available. Special rates during Blues Fest and Bike Race. Some pets welcome with referrals.

Keywords: Close to downtown,

Convenient,

Beautifully appointed,

large yard,

detached garage, laundry room,

warm and welcoming

More Details
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Faye or Floyd McCalmont (Owner)
Member since: 2011
Call Owner
Enter your email address to view the phone number
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
80%
Calendar last updated:
April 28, 2015

About Faye or Floyd McCalmont

We have lived in Silver City since moving our family here from Seattle, WA 20 years ago. We love this community and are excited about introducing others to this beautiful region of southwest New Mexico! There is always something fun happening, beautiful places to visit and lots of history. Grant County is truly an eclectic place with friendly, creative and interesting people. We invite you to check it out.

Faye or Floyd McCalmont purchased this house in 2010

Why Faye or Floyd McCalmont chose Silver City

Silver City is a unique and wonderful place that draws creative and interesting people to it. We wanted to own a small intimate home where visitors could feel welcome while experiencing the beauty of the surrounding area. The central location of the house makes it the perfect jumping off point for day trips or evening events.

What makes this house unique

It' a short walk to restaurants and shops as well as the park where many events are held thoughout the year. The house is small and intimate, warm and inviting - a perfect retreat for those wishing to escape into a welcome and convenient environment. Five local coffee shops, bakery, deli, museums, murals, art galleries and studios make for wonderful day trips.

Guestbook comments from the owner

My son and I found the charming house to e a perfect fit. This was a great vacation in Silver City. Within minutes to shops, grocery stores, hospital, university, gym and senior center and so much more!

The location is pleasant and the birds each morning chirping and seen nearly every day - we also enjoyed the rock patio. Finding trails to walk and even a hot springs for a soak.

Now seeing the city blooming with beautiful trees! We have taken photos of the house and the various places.

Thank you both for the relaxing, comfortable home away from home.
Mar 2013
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Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights
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Reviews

5
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Custom Retreat Cottage-MAY SPECIAL 4TH-20TH!
average rating of 5.0 based on 16 reviews
5

Wonderful, 3-Month Stay!

  • 5 of 5

We spent a wonderful three months in Silver City and would highly recommend this lovely cottage. It was comfortable with a well-equipped kitchen and a great sitting / outdoor grilling area in the back yard. In a friendly neighborhood, the cottage was within walking distance to restaurants and Silver's historic downtown. The owners were great to work with, both before we arrived and during our stay. We enjoyed the area's hiking, arts culture and terrific restaurants and will definitely be back for a future visit. Thanks!

  • Submitted: Mar 31, 2015
  • Stayed: Dec 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Florida
5

Best rental I ever stayed at

  • 5 of 5

Everything about this cottage was perfect...and the location especially quiet; you could hear a pin drop. The owner was pleasant, very accommodating, and extremely helpful with information about the area. She was available every time I called. I would highly recommend this cottage without any hesitation!

  • Submitted: Oct 14, 2014
  • Stayed: Sep 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
5

Getting to Know Silver City

  • 5 of 5

What a beautiful job the McCalmonts have done on this cottage. It is very comfortable and clean, and it's location makes it easy to either walk or drive. The washer and dryer are full size - a real plus when doing bed linens, etc. Our only complaint was no dining table and chairs and Faye has remedied that.

Silver City is one of the friendliest towns we know. As volunteers at Gila Cliff Dwellings National Monument we used the town to shop and were always impressed by the people we met. Staying for a month only confirmed what we had experienced on day trips. The people are lovely.

And you are on the doorstop of the world's first designated wilderness area - the Gila, a place of extraordinary beauty and interest. A day trip to the Cliff Dwellings is well worth it.

We highly recommend the cottage and the McCalmonts and look forward to our next visit.

  • Submitted: Nov 2, 2013
  • Stayed: Jun 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
5

Crisp and Clean Cottage!

  • 5 of 5

We thoroughly enjoyed our 3 night stay in this cottage. It has been beautifully renovated and decorated. Faye was very friendly and helpful.

  • Submitted: Apr 25, 2013
  • Stayed: Apr 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
New Mexico
5

Great Rental

  • 5 of 5

This is a great little cozy get away. It is in a nice quiet neighborhood yet close to the downtown Silver City area, grocery shopping, restaurants, and other amenities . I like to cook and the kitchen was very clean and very well equipped, with a good usable layout and design. Even though it is located in what you could call a typical neighborhood, it felt private as if it were in a remote setting. It is very well maintained and felt very comfortable to be in.

It was way more than I expected for the price. I think it would most likely suit the needs of just about anyone. I was alone, but I think 4 or 5 people would be quite comfortable.

The owner was helpful, honest and up front with her information and communication. She was also quite prompt with replies to all of my inquires.

I spent a few days traveling around the area and a few days just hanging out around the house. It was quite pleasant.

  • Submitted: Dec 9, 2012
  • Stayed: Sep 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Midland, TX
5

Immaculate, Quiet and Centrally Located! Amazing Value!

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I stayed at the cottage for 3 nights starting 9/14/12. We were greeted with a bottle of wine and fresh loaf of bread. The pictures do not do it justice (Faye, next time I should bring my studio lighting and fix this)(: The cottage is immaculate and looks like it was just remodeled. Natural light is plentiful, the beds are comfortable and the NM decor is warm and inviting. Two or more couples could stay her comfortably with a queen bed, two twins and a fold-out couch. The flat screen TV, Blueray player and new gas grill are nice touches.

The location is central to everything, whether you are headed downtown, need to pick up groceries at Albertson's/Walmart or one of the health food stores, or are going on into the Gila. You CAN walk downtown, but it probably takes about 10 minutes. We found that it made more sense to drive, with ample free parking downtown and plenty of walking to do once you are there. The cottage is VERY quiet.

Faye is a great resource and was very helpful in answering all of our questions about Silver City and the surrounding area. We loved the cottage and will stay there again on our next visit.

  • Submitted: Sep 18, 2012
  • Stayed: Sep 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway

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Art galleries, cliff dwellings, the Catwalk, ghost town tours 1 hr drive, two museums, university, Gila Wilderness area, mountain biking, sightseeing, fishing, horseback riding, swimming, wildlife viewing, hunting, live theatre, beauty spa, fitness center, gym, antiquing, rock climbing and hounding, camping, natural hot springs.

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Rates & Availability

From $600 Per week

Silver City House Rental Rates

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Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $100.00
Pet Fee $50.00
Notes $100 refundable deposit required at booking. 1/2 full balance due 30 days before arrival. Balance due upon arrival. Deposit refunded within 30 days of departure. Cancellation is negotiable, we are fair and reasonable owners.
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Amenities

Silver City House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 800 sq. ft.
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , brand new remodel - completely tiled floor to ceiling
  • Completely tiled floor to ceiling
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , Roomy master with built-ins - plenty of closet space
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single , Built-in provide lots of closet/drawer space
    Convertible bed(s) - 1 sleep sofa /futon , Queen size hide-a-bed in the living room
  • Queen size Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (2), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Queen sofa bed in living room
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • horseback riding
  • shopping
  • wildlife viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • rock climbing
  • spelunking
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
This customized property is brand new and beautifully appointed with personal touches throughout. The bath is tiled wall to ceiling with accent glass tile, built-in cabinets in both bedrooms provide plenty of storage and the kitchen appliances and cabinets are brand new. A drop leaf table provides dining for four with the ability to expand to serve 8.

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