Santa Fe House Rental Photos and Description
New 1 Br, 1 Ba 1100 Sf Contemporary Santa Fe Styled Home With Incredible Views.
Casa Miguel is a recently completed custom built home located in the desirable Historic Eastside of Santa Fe. The house sits on a hill providing some of the very best views that Santa Fe has to offer of the Sangre de Cristo Mountains, Sun and Moon Mountains and off to the west for ultimate sunsets. It is only a 10 minute walk to the Plaza and is a ¼ mile to the famed Arts & Crafts Canyon Road.
Casa Miguel is filled with custom made furniture (built by the owner) and displays original oil paintings on its diamond finished plaster walls that exceed 11’ in height. This beautifully appointed one private bedroom, one luxury bath home is 1100 square feet with excellent natural light throughout the day. The floor plan is open concept allowing for a gracious flow and easy living. The kitchen is a cook’s delight with high-end appliances, thoughtfully designed cabinetry, and granite counter tops throughout.
From the over-sized French doors you can step out onto the charming flagstone patio. There is a rose garden and the yard is enclosed by lilac bushes that surround the perimeter. This is a lovely spot to watch the sun rise or set, or simply take in the clean mountain air and views.
The owners, Michael Schriber and Christina Alfieri live next door and can be as helpful as you like in suggesting day trips and things to see and do in Santa Fe. They know the area exceptionally well, have a great love for the outdoors, especially mountain biking, and also own and operate a boutique travel business sending guests to Africa. With this combined knowledge and expertise Mike and Christina can add an unparalleled personal touch to your stay.
We invite you to come and visit Santa Fe, the only city in the world where there more than 200 world–class art galleries located within two square miles, more than a dozen museums (ranked 3rd in the nation), a dynamic performing arts scene and award-winning cuisine, almost all within walking distance from Casa Miguel. Located at the base of the majestic Sangre de Cristo Mountains beneath brilliant blue skies, Santa Fe is a year-round destination.
Why visit Santa Fe?
• Markets – Folk Art Market, Indian Market and Spanish Market (July/August)
• Legendary history & culture
• Outdoor sports – skiing, biking, hiking
• World renowned cuisine
• Pristine nature
• Rejuvenation & relaxation
• Legendary trading center
• Diverse visual arts
• Vibrant performing arts
• Balloon Fiesta (October)
- wheelchair inaccessible
- pets not allowed
- non smoking only
- Minimum Age Limit for Renters
- Long-term Renters Welcome
About Christina Alfieri
Michael Schriber and Christina Alfieri are the owners of Casa Miguel. Michael, originally from Dayton, OH moved to Santa Fe in 1970. He is a designer/builder and metal fabricator. He designed and built Casa Miguel and also custom built many of the unique features of the property. Mike is an avid mountain biker and has been riding the Santa Fe trails for over three decades. He is happy to share his knowledge of the trails here in Santa Fe - undoubtedly some of the best mountain biking in the country!
Christina, moved to Santa Fe in 1998 from New York. She owns and operates Africa Calls, Ltd. - a small boutique travel company specializing in custom designed safaris to Southern and East Africa. Africa Calls' success is due namely to their incredible attention to detail and ability to perfectly match the traveler to the place.
With many years of customized travel planning and an in-depth knowledge of Santa Fe and the southwest, together Michael and Christina can help to create the perfect New Mexican getaway.
Christina Alfieri purchased this house in 2013
Why Christina Alfieri chose Santa Fe
Check the ski conditions by looking out the windows and check the weather without looking at your phone. Casa Miguel is uniquely situated a short walk from the Plaza and Canyon Road with the best mountain views from an in-town location! You can mountain bike and hike from your doorstep and decide last minute to drive up the mountain for a day of skiing (16 miles to the Santa Fe Ski Basin).
Owners live next door and are available to provide suggestions and ideas for a terrific and rewarding stay in Santa Fe if you like.
What makes this house unique
Casa Miguel is a newly built, custom home (completed in 2013) with a HERS rating of 64, exceeding all standards for a green home including indoor air quality. The house is a soft contemporary. It has radiant heated colored concrete floors, wood ceilings with vigas and overhead fans, oversized French doors, hand plastered diamond finished walls, and a beautifully appointed kitchen with high end appliances.
The owner, Michael has custom built a number of the pieces of furniture. The house is relaxed and comfortable, yet clean and simple.