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Charming 2BR Adobe - Walk to the Plaza

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 1,700 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 5 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

House, 2 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 4)

Do you want a true Santa Fe Get-away? Try Casa Maritzia with its old world Santa Fe charm. Our adobe home has been lovingly restored with original vigas, hardwood floors and Mexican tile, wood burning kiva fireplace, enclosed patio of cedar latillas and all the details that make it such a unique and special place. The southwestern furnishings and antiques combine to give the house a warm and comforting ambiance.

The two bedroom suites each with their own bathroom offer quiet and privacy for two couples. The 1700 square foot house is close to the plaza –a pleasant three block walk- to museums, restaurants and galleries, yet it is a comfortable abode in a quiet, north side neighborhood. Enjoy meals in the completely equipped kitchen and dine in the large dining area or enjoy breakfast on the portal within the enclosed patio.

The casa also includes a separate office with desk, phone and reading chair. Casa Maritzia has Wi-Fi, cable television, off-street parking and a washer and dryer to make your stay a pleasant experience. The home is lovingly cared for and maintained. Casa Maritzia is a Santa Fe vacation rental licensed by the city. (17-00142451)

Cancellation Policy: If you should have to cancel your reservation before 30 days of the reservation date, we will fully refund your deposit. If you should have to cancel within 30 days of the reservation date, we will fully refund your deposit provided that we can re-rent the casita.

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More Details

Owner
Owner
Member since: 2007
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
November 24, 2017

Guestbook comments from the owner

We were so comfortable, it was difficult to leave. Your attention to every little detail went far beyond our expectations. The flowers, the wonderful coffee, the plus towels and sheets and your personal greeting was very appreciated. When we return to Santa Fe, we wouldn't think of staying anywhere else. Thank you.
Mar 2011
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Amenities

Historic Eastside House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1700 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Town
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Firewood
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Room
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Queen size Beds (2) Each bedroom has its own queen sized bed.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Porch / Veranda
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • synagogues
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • skiing
  • swimming
  • tennis

Reviews

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Charming 2BR Adobe - Walk to the Plaza
average rating of 5.0 based on 45 reviews
5

Very close to perfect . . .

  • 5 of 5

This was the best VRBO/HomeAway experience I have had, and this house will be my first choice when I return to Santa Fe. The house was large, and very well appointed, including comfy seating in the living room for five. In addition to the fresh roses and placesettings at the dining table to greet us, there were many hangers, and the wire drawers and clothes hamper in each bedroom closet were unexpected and welcome touches. The house was very clean, with enough personal touches to make it homey, but also enough space for us to spread out and not have to worry about our things getting mixed in with our host's things. We had access to wi-fi at both ends of the house, and the office printer allowed us to arrive at the airport with boarding passes in hand. Rita greeted us in person upon arrival, checked in via text the next morning, and was then available if needed (which she was not). I agree with other reviews that home is probably 4-5 blocks from plaza, with one of these blocks a gradual uphill . . . we chose to drive to town and use our walking energy there. Our only disappointment was that we arrived just before kiva season, so we were unable to have a fire on the one chilly night during our visit. Otherwise, we had a wonderful sister visit, and highly recommend this home and our host, Rita. Thank you, Rita, for providing us with this wonderful home away from home!

  • Submitted: Nov 5, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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SPRINGFIELD
5

Lovely home away from home

  • 5 of 5

So happy to find that this place lived up to all of the previous great reviews. Rita is a great hostess, welcoming & helpful but not intrusive. House was immaculate; fresh flowers were a thoughtful touch. Beds were SO comfortable; bedrooms were away from each other for privacy and were very quiet. Nice, plush towels. Plenty of supplies; didn't have to buy our own toilet paper, kleenex, etc. like some places. In fact, she also had laundry supplies, shampoo & conditioner, basic spices, plastic wrap & aluminum foil, plenty of dish soap, etc. There are also numerous extra blankets & pillows, should you need them. There is a nice selection of books on Santa Fe and New Mexico in the office. Appreciated having a wireless printer and paper at our disposal because we were able to print out our boarding passes for return trip! It was really nice to be able to pull in the driveway and park directly behind the house. We enjoyed sitting outside in the private front courtyard in the evenings when it was cooling down - so nice and relaxing. I will say that the '3 blocks' that many cited this house being from the Plaza are longer blocks than what we have in the midwest; equivalent to about 5 blocks. Additionally, a portion of it is downhill going and uphill coming back. If you are not used to this altitude, it can be a taxing walk, especially when you first arrive. The Free SF Shuttle does have a stop in front of the Library on Washington Street (not quite as far as the Plaza) which you can hop on and be taken to the Capitol, Railyard, and many other sites, some of which have challenging parking, so this was a help. We found the location of this house to be very convenient to not only the historic downtown area, but right off of Paseo de Peralta, which is a main street and made getting around and finding our way back much easier. Our only recommendation for this house would be to provide some plastic dishes. We would have felt more comfortable using these for our restaurant leftovers or quick sandwich, rather than stoneware & glass glasses for everything.

Santa Fe is a lovely place to visit. We enjoyed the Loretto Chapel, Oldest House, Oldest Church, Plaza, State Capitol, the Martyr's cross at Fort Marcy (just up the hill from the house on Kearny), & more. We took a day and drove to the Taos Pueblo, stopping at Camel Rock on the way there and the Rio Grande Gorge Bridge on the way back. Be sure to take the scenic route - gorgeous!!

  • Submitted: Sep 8, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Wonderful home in Santa Fe

  • 5 of 5

What a wonderful experience! My husband and I just returned from Santa Fe after spending a week with my brother and his wife. We are from Iowa and they are from California. This lovely, immaculately clean, well appointed home made our vacation. This spacious adobe had plenty of room for two couples, private baths for both bedrooms, lovely living spaces, including a library, complete with area tourism info, cookbooks and a great selection of casual reading.

Our hosts had thought of everything, including a vase of fresh roses that greeted us upon our arrival. The kitchen was well stocked with an abundance of quality equipment, including a gas range with convection oven. Being a chef, I was surprised to find sharp knives and a drawer full of useful gadgets. There were lots of dishes, serving and bake ware, wine glasses, etc. Small appliances were stashed in cupboards. AND there was a dining room with side boards full of attractive table linens. Cooking was fun, but we were also just blocks away from wonderful restaurants.

The second bedroom was good-sized, with loads of closet space (and lots of hangers). It had it's own private bath. The master bedroom was huge and the master bath was better than most.

The patio door in the living room led out to a lovely yard, complete with beautiful plantings, a gas grill, umbrella table and chairs, plus furniture for simply lounging and enjoying the mountain views.

Why stay in a resort? We've done that before. This property far exceeded the resort experience. Our hosts were available, greeted us upon arrival, checked in on us via text message after a day or two to make sure we were enjoying our experience and provided us with an exceptional opportunity to enjoy the Santa Fe area and return after our journeys to relax with ALL the comforts of home. Our next visit to Santa Fe will include this home.

  • Submitted: May 10, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Philadelphia
5

Wonderful home

  • 5 of 5

This home is what one hopes every VRBO experience is like. A very well appointed and comfortable house, extremely well located and extremely well run by responsive owners. I cannot recommend it more highly and would stay here again should the opportunity arise. I'd give it six stars if possible!

  • Submitted: Apr 28, 2017
  • Stayed: April 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Delightful

  • 5 of 5

Very spacious and comfortable., clean. Almost too big for 2 people wanting separate bedrooms. Owner was attentive but not intrusive. After a full day of galleries and shopping, relaxing on the patio was a treat. Within walking distance Of the plaza and Canyon road, though we drove at night to go to dinner.

  • Submitted: Nov 4, 2016
  • Stayed: October 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Wonderful Casa in every way

  • 5 of 5

Location is awesome! Easy short (approximate 2 blocks) walk to the Plaza, and to museums, dining, shopping and so many historic places of interest. The casa is so lovely! It is very clean and very well-maintained. The beds are incredibly comfortable. Even the sheets are very soft. All of the rooms are beautifully furnished and decorated and are just so charming and inviting. We certainly had everything we could possibly need for our stay. Of course WiFi and a "land-line" phone is available; all of the necessary small appliances are provided in the kitchen. Due to the floor plan of the home, the bedrooms maintain privacy by distance, each having their own bathroom, huge closets and HD-TV and are so incredibly quiet because of the insulating adobe walls. Every room even has its own thermostat to satisfy each guest's individual temperature preference. The customer service is above and beyond anything I have experienced in my many previous Santa Fe stays. Rita greeted us most warmly and familiarized us with the casa and everything we needed to know to take full advantage of all the property has to offer. She provided such lovely additional "touches" from a supply of coffee beans and fresh ground coffee to the lovely bouquet of fresh roses. The dining area table was "set" with places for the three of us in anticipation of our arrival. I cannot think of anything more to have made our stay possibly any better, from the ample off-street parking to the beautiful fenced front yard with a gas out-door grill and an out-door dining area and most comfortably furnished veranda, where most mornings I chose to sit while greeting the day with a morning cup of coffee. We certainly found the office with a spacious desk most accommodating to checking on our business/home issues from our lap-tops. And all of this comes at a most reasonable price. As is obvious, I cannot praise enough our most enjoyable stay at this wonderful casa. It will be my first choice to stay for my next visit to Santa Fe.

  • Submitted: Oct 20, 2016
  • Stayed: October 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
70 Miles
Albuquerque

The casita is located in the northeast section of the city near the Plaza and one block away from the Ski Basin Road. Nearby attractions include: Georgia O’Keeffe Museum, Museum of Art, Palace of the Governors and Cross of the Martyrs. Within walking distance are numerous art galleries including those on Canyon Road, restaurants, the new convention center and shopping. Nearby, outdoor enthusiasts can enjoy hiking, biking, golf, tennis, horseback riding, river running and downhill and cross-country skiing. There are also several ancient Native-American ruins as well as present day pueblos available for visiting especially on feast days. During the summer one should not forget Indian Market, Spanish Market, Chamber Music Festival, the International Jazz and World Music Festival and of course the Santa Fe Opera.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Tax Rate 7.0%

Rates are subject to change until confirmed. No tax for stays of 30 days or more.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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