LARGE, PRIVATE LUXURY HOME -SKI TAOS OR SLED AT HOUSE

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Sleeps15
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 5 nights
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LARGE, PRIVATE LUXURY HOME -SKI TAOS OR SLED AT HOUSE

Sleeps15
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 5 nights

Overview

Overview

Taos House Rental Photos and Description

House, 3 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 3.5+ Baths, (Sleeps 9-12)

Situated on two private acres among pinion, juniper, and Ponderosa pines in the foothills of the Sangre de Cristo Range, this newly-built(2003), three bedroom plus house is a perfect spot to relax after a long day spent skiing or seeing the many sights of Taos.

This is a hand-crafted, custom-built, Non-Smoking home with Southwest touches such as coved plaster ceilings, log vigas, and the traditional Northern New Mexico-style pitched roof. The house’s many windows are oriented to frame the mountain views and embrace the New Mexico sun with a warm southern exposure that heats and brightens the house all winter. The large south-facing deck on the main level and the two private upper balconies can be enjoyed all year. A full-length covered porch on the north side stays cool through the summer months and provides plenty of room to stomp off snow in the winter.

The house is located north of the town of Taos (nine miles), off the road to the Taos Ski Valley (eight miles). The elevation is estimated to be 7900 feet - which means cool and refreshing nights even in the heat of the New Mexico summer.

Inside, there are three bedrooms: the master bedroom downstairs and two bedrooms upstairs. One upstairs room has a lovely view of the Taos Ski Valley mountain, and is furnished with a queen bed. The other bedroom has twin beds and an optional futon double mattress for additional guests. Both upstairs rooms have large private balconies with southern views of the Truchas mountain range. The entire first floor has vigas with coved ceilings, and French doors opening onto the large south deck. The master bathroom has a large tub with a picture window framing a view of pine trees. The living room has a large fireplace, for nights before the roaring fire. The living room also has a queen-size sofa bed for extra sleeping capacity. The attractive kitchen has a Jenn-Air range and granite tile countertops, and is fully-equipped for most cooking needs.

There is an outdoor Jacuzzi tub for skiers to soak away the effects of a long day on the slopes. Taos Ski Valley is near our house, and Angel Fire is a short drive in the other direction. In winter, snow often blankets our property and there is a sledding slope for kids near the driveway. In summer, you are encouraged to bring your mountain bikes to explore the trails reached directly from our house.

NOTE: Our house is reached by a 1.9 mile county-maintained dirt road (Gallina Canyon Road). Depending on the time of year, a four-wheel drive vehicle may be recommended due to snow conditions.

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Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
Owner
Advertiser since 2003
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Speaks english, spanish

About The Owner

This is our family enjoying the house!

The Owner purchased this house in 2002

Why The Owner chose Taos

My husband is a Native New Mexican, and Taos is a magical place

What makes this house unique

There is nothing like New Mexico! Skiing, hiking, Taos Pueblo, Taos Plaza, rafting the Rio Grande, eating green chile, relaxing in the hot tub while snow falls

Why HomeAway

Sleeps15
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 5 nights
Book with confidence
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Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees
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Reviews

Reviews

5
based on 22 traveler reviews

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Large, Private Luxury Home -Ski Taos or Sled at House
average rating of 4.9545455 based on 22 reviews
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Large, Private Luxury Home -Ski Taos or Sled at House
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p28511vb
-760-634-4444
Taos New Mexico
5

Christmas Holiday

  • 5 of 5
Our family (7 people, ages 9 to 77) had a marvelous week here during the Christmas Holiday. Grandkids learned to ski, we all loved the town, sights, etc. House was equipped with everything we needed, and more. Kids loved the pool table, fooz ball table, hot tub., etc. We definitely want to spend another holiday here.
  • Submitted: Jan 6, 2014
  • Stayed: Dec 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
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Large, Private Luxury Home -Ski Taos or Sled at House
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p28511vb
-760-634-4444
Taos New Mexico
Flower Mound, TX
5

Ally , Texas

  • 5 of 5
We have just returned from a lovely week at the beautiful casa Quintana! The mountains were calling and they did not disappoint! The house is superb, warm and inviting with breathtaking views of the mountains by day and an incomparable starscape by night! After long days skiing the hot tub was a perfect fit for aching limbs and the roaring fire warmed us inside and our. Thanks Linc for sharing your home!
  • Submitted: Jan 5, 2014
  • Stayed: Dec 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children
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Large, Private Luxury Home -Ski Taos or Sled at House
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p28511vb
-760-634-4444
Taos New Mexico
5

Perfect Mountain Retreat

  • 5 of 5
I had the supreme good fortune to stay at this beautiful mountain home this October, and it could not have been more comfortable and peaceful. The home is clean, well-stocked, and provides a great combination of creature comforts and high mountain retreat. Some features I most enjoyed are the comfortable beds, eastern light on the dining room table, outdoor hot tub, large south-facing deck, and trees, trees, tress. The photos show the basic amenities just as they are, but much of this location is too big to capture in two dimensions. The view out to the Truchas peaks and the Ponderosa pines are spectacular, and there is also a cozy interior, heat literally radiating from the floors, and a certain integrity to the property and its owners that invites trust and relaxation. I highly recommend this home and suggest activities such as skiing, hiking, snow shoeing, river rafting, and biking and restaurants such as Sabrosa's, Paizanos, Orlando's, and Love Apple. Enjoy!
  • Submitted: Dec 9, 2013
  • Stayed: Oct 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Pet-friendly, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
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Large, Private Luxury Home -Ski Taos or Sled at House
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p28511vb
-760-634-4444
Taos New Mexico
Amarillo, TX
5

Great Escape, Highly reccomend

  • 5 of 5
We spent Thanksgiving weekend of 2013 with another family and accomidations and location could not be any better. Plenty of room for 10 of us and we took full advantage of the scenic beauty as well as the other perks, hot tub, game room, super close location to the Ski resort. The owners were great communicators and were very easy to deal with. We look forward to coming back soon. Rodney & Kerri Cross, Amarillo, TX
  • Submitted: Dec 4, 2013
  • Stayed: Nov 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
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Large, Private Luxury Home -Ski Taos or Sled at House
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p28511vb
-760-634-4444
Taos New Mexico
Clearwater, Florida
5

Taos Retreat

  • 5 of 5
We (family of 6) had a wonderful 12 day stay at this great home. We had plenty of room and everything we needed. The nights were cool enough to try out the fireplace a few nights even though we visited in the summer, which was nice. House was very clean. Balcony views are gorgeous. Home is in remote area that is traversed by dirt road for @2-3 miles but is only about 30 minutes from Taos. You must visit the Rio Grande Gorge Bridge and for casual dining, the Five Star Burgers restaurant has delicious food (vegetarian as well). Would highly recommend this home.
  • Submitted: Aug 29, 2013
  • Stayed: Aug 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Families with Teenagers, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: Fun for active families is why we have the casa! Don't forget tubing on the Rio Grande and biking the trails in the foothills!
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Large, Private Luxury Home -Ski Taos or Sled at House
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Taos New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM
4

Great location, just right for us

  • 4 of 5
We drove up from Albuquerque to spend a weekend in Taos. This was a great location, very quiet and peaceful. The house was just right for us, and had everything we needed.
  • Submitted: Feb 5, 2013
  • Stayed: Jan 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: We built the Casa to let our California kids learn about the mountains and the wide open spaces of New Mexico, where I grew up. A peaceful weekend getaway is great for Burkers (Albuquerque-ans), but coming from San Diego we like to stay at least a week. But any time a family enjoys our home is a good time in our view.
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Map

Map

Taos Peublo - Native American site of interest; Private access to national forest; Mountain bike trail system; River rafting, kayaking and natural hot springs nearby

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Rates & Availability

Rates & Availability

From $150 Per night

Taos House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rental rates quoted in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Ski Season High
Dec 21 2014 - Jan 2 2015
5 night minimum stay
$300
$2,000
 
Notes: Rates are based on 10 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest
 
Ski Season Discount
Jan 3 2015 - Mar 6 2015
2 night minimum stay
$275
$1,750
$5,000
 
 
Spring Break
Mar 7 2015 - Mar 22 2015
5 night minimum stay
$350
$2,000
 
 
Spring Bargain Rate
Mar 23 2015 - Apr 6 2015
2 night minimum stay
$150
$1,500
$2,500
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$250
$1,250
$2,750
 

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $100
Refundable damage deposit $250
Housekeeping $125 + Tax
Tax Rate 9.25%
Notes Deposit will be refunded if premises left in good condition.

Cancellation Policy

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

Amenities

Taos House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
General:
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 15
  • Den - 1 queen , 2 bunk bed , Available as an option paid in addition to the regular rate
  • Queen size Beds (2), Double Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (1), Child Beds (1), Baby Cribs (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1), Bunk Beds (4)
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Foosball
  • Game Room
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Video Game Console
  • Video Games
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Bicycles
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Wood Deck
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • photography
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • hunting
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • water tubing
Notes:
Gourmet Kitchen, BBQ Grill
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