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Market Street Cottage

Gloria Harwood

Member since: 2013
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Speaks: english, spanish, portuguese
Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Gloria Harwood

Member since: 2013
Speaks: english, spanish, portuguese
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Within a few hours
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Calendar last updated:
May 21, 2015
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Market Street Cottage

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

Silver City Cottage Rental Photos and Description

Cottage, 1 Bedroom, 1 Bath (Sleeps 1-4)

This charming 1 bedroom 1 bath cottage sits just outside the city limit, making it quiet and private, yet it is less than a mile straight down the street to the historic downtown. The house is one of three homes that sit on about two acres. It was extensively remodeled in the summer of 2012. The house is about 700 SF. It has oak hardwood floors, a completely redone bath, and a full kitchen. There are beautiful views from the property, overlooking downtown and the nearby mountains of the Gila and the Black Range. The Market street trailhead is a five minute walk up the hill, which leads to miles of open space hiking and mountain biking trails through an area of old mines, including one where the adventurous can enter an underground chamber that leads to tunnels going deep into the hillside. The house sits back from the street, with ample off street parking for any type of vehicle or RV.

The house backs up to a wooded arroyo where a family of quail lives, and deer regularly wander by and through the property. Feeders outside the kitchen window attract over twenty varieties of birds, and lifelong birders have seen birds here they had never seen before . At night the place is dark and quiet, with the Milky Way visible from the front porch.

Western New Mexico University and the county courthouse are also less than a mile away.

The home offers luxurious bedding and amenities, with many guests commenting that it is the most well-stocked home they have stayed in. For details, see below.

CHECK OUT TIME 11:00 A.M.

CHECK IN TIME 2:00 P.M.

More Details
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Gloria Harwood (Owner)
Member since: 2013
Call Owner
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Speaks: english, spanish, portuguese
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
May 21, 2015

About Gloria Harwood

The owners are a couple who live on the property in one of the houses. He is a retired lawyer who lived and traveled all over the world as a child, whose hobbies include playing music and exploring the area around Silver City. She is a child development expert who evaluates schools around the state. She is also a talented artist, who also enjoys exploring around Silver City.

Gloria Harwood purchased this cottage in 1997

Why Gloria Harwood chose Silver City

The owners purchased this property because of the size of the land (2 acres), its country-like setting close to downtown, and its views.

What makes this cottage unique

The location of the property offers the tranquility and seclusion of being in the country, yet it is less than a mile from Silver City's main attractions.

Why HomeAway

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 nights
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Reviews

4.9
based on 28 traveler reviews

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Market Street Cottage
average rating of 4.892857 based on 28 reviews
El Paso TX
5

Tour de Gila

  • 5 of 5

great place and owners!!! we spend the wknd of the tour of gila in this location and was the best choice ever! very close to downtown and easily accessible by market or the hwy. loved the bottle of wine detail and in general just about everything!! lovely location, very nicely maintained/furnished. Quiet and so close to nature. Everything was positive and pleasant. Thanks Gloria and Charles! Brigado!

  • Submitted: May 13, 2015
  • Stayed: Apr 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Muchas gracias! Con mucho gusto! I am so glad you enjoyed your stay and got to participate in The Tour of the Gila. It is a great event that our town loves. The casita really does have the nature feel with the wildlife that often comes to visit the 2 1/2 acre property, yet so close to town. Thanks again. Sincerely,, Gloria & Charles
5

Perfect place to stay!

  • 5 of 5

Had a great and very comfortable stay here. Gloria was so kind and welcoming, she was happy to offer advice on the area and the house was even stocked with toys and games our four year old loved! The bird watching out the kitchen window was amazing and a great learning opportunity for our daughter. We have become unofficial bird watchers now! Great place, people and price. Highly recommended!

  • Submitted: May 10, 2015
  • Stayed: May 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Right on! So cool your daughter had fun and you enjoyed the birds, sights and casita. I hope you had enough time to see your potential new town, Siler City isa really cool town and gets better and better. Nice to meet your beautiful family. Sincerely, Gloria
5

A cottage with everything

  • 5 of 5

This is an ideally located cottage about an easy mile walk (or drive) to the historic center of town. This very quiet site offers great views of the area and is very close to hiking trails. It is also fabulous for bird watching with several feeders set up outside the kitchen window, which attracts many kinds of birds. A handy bird book was left on the window ledge.

The cottage is tastefully decorated, showing Gloria's artistic flair. The washer and drier are very convenient, the kitchen well-equipped and there are even rubber duckies for the bath!

Gloria and Charles are best landlords you could ever find--generous, kind and helpful. It was a real treat to stay there!

  • Submitted: Mar 15, 2015
  • Stayed: Feb 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you!! I want every guest to feel appreciated, including children (hence the rubber duckies and toys). I agree, we really do have a great location, close to town with the feel of country. I am happy you enjoyed the cottage being you traveled so far. Very nice to meet you both please visit again. Thanks again. Sincerely, Gloria & Charles
Tucson, AZ
5

So Glad We Stayed Here

  • 5 of 5

This is by far the best vacation rental we have stayed in. Too often, property managers seem to be making a minimal effort to provide an adequate rental experience. Charles and Gloria seem to delight in anticipating every need and whim of their guests. This sweet little casita lacks nothing. Plenty of nice dishes, glasses, cooking pots and utensils, lots of kitchen gadgets, and spices, oil, butter, even an onion and garlic bulb! The bed is very comfortable. The sheets and towels are high grade. They've even provided charcoal and lighter fluid for a barbeque. The bathroom is well stocked, and there is plenty of space for toilet kits. The best part for us was sitting in the kitchen and watching the birds at the feeders, which were magically refilled every day. Using the bird guide provided by Charles and Gloria, we counted 17 species of birds. Charles also told us how to get to some nice hiking trails. It's only a one mile walk into town, which took us about 20 minutes. We highly recommend this wonderful house. Also, be sure to make a reservation so you can have a fabulous meal at The Curious Kumquat.

  • Submitted: Mar 14, 2015
  • Stayed: Feb 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Than you very much for the review, Thanks for the cute bird diary pad, I encourage my guests to use it. I do want guests to feel welcomed and not to have to go without or extra expense for basic necessities while on vacation. I am glad you got to enjoy your stay and Silver City. We hope to see you again. Sincerely, Gloria & Charles
4

Great Place

  • 4 of 5

This is a sweet little house in a great location. Everything was just as advertised. Gloria and Charles were friendly and helpful. We arrived on a cold day and the place was cozy and warm. Bottle of wine, popcorn and handwritten thank you note were particularly nice touches. Thanks for a nice stay.

  • Submitted: Jan 4, 2015
  • Stayed: Dec 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for staying here. I'm glad you were warm and comfortable. It is a nice little casita for parents to stay while their kids have a sports tournament. We hope to see you again. Sincerely, Gloria
Utah
5

Great Little Place

  • 5 of 5

We had a delightful stay in Silver City at the Market Street Cottage. It was the perfect size for us, and we loved all of the nice touches and amenities there. It was so refreshing to find some basic cooking supplies, and it was incredibly convenient to have access to a washer and dryer, complete with detergent and dryer sheets. There was even a laundry basket in the closet. We were so happy with the place that we were terribly disappointed to find it unavailable when we needed to return to Silver City a short time later. We would be happy to go back there sometime, and have already recommended it to friends who are planning a trip to Silver City.

  • Submitted: Dec 18, 2014
  • Stayed: Sep 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I am so glad you got to stay here while visiting your family. Your daughter stole my heart. Call to verify if the place is booked or not, sometimes our children say they are coming to town, we block it, then they can't. Thank you for the very nice review, I really appreciate it!!!! Sincerely, Gloria

Map

Nearest Barpub
0.9 Miles
Nearest Golf
3 Miles
Nearest Motorway
0.5 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
0.9 Miles
Car: recommended

Silver City is located at 6000 feet at the edge of the Gila forest. It is known for its art galleries and restaurants. A wide range of outdoor activities are available, including mountain biking, birding, spelunking in a nearby mine cavern, hiking, hunting, rock climbing, horseback riding, etc. Tennis courts are .3 miles away at the university, and the town has a golf course. The property is the last house at the edge of town and is located on a hillside with views of the city and mountains. Because of its location, it is secluded and quiet even though it is only 9/10 of a mile straight down the street to the historic downtown. The property is also the closest house to the Market St. trailhead (4/10 mi.) which leads into an extensive system of public hiking and biking trails on Boston Hill, an old mining area where the adventurous can even follow tunnels underground into the old mines. The university also has a museum featuring a fabulous collection of ancient Mimbres pottery, and the Silver City museum located in a historic home downtown has changing exhibits on the town's history, as well as a great gift shop. Several shops downtown feature antiques, and there are numerous art galleries and many fine restaurants to choose from.

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Rates & Availability

From $89 Per night

Silver City Cottage Rental Rates

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2 night minimum stay
$89
$500
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Notes Check-out time is 11:00 a.m.
Check-in time is 2:00 p.m.

Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Silver City Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 700 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • 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 Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • Shampoo, conditioner, lotion, mouthwash, soap etc... provided.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
  • Bedroom has a luxurious queen bed with luxury Egyptian cotton sheets and beautiful antique furniture.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
  • 5 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • hunting big game
  • hunting small game
  • mountain biking
  • rock climbing
  • spelunking
  • tennis
Notes:
Quiet, relaxing and natural setting with a variety of visiting birds and wildlife.

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