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Log Home Near Santa Fe, New Mexico with Million Dollar View

Sleeps14
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Space 3,700 sq. ft.
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

Upper: 3 Bedrooms + Loft (with 2 futons) 2 baths. Additional lower apt. 1 queen

Located 3.67 miles up Cow Creek Road, log home has upper rental space of 2300 sq. ft. of log home with an open floor plan and 800 sq. feet of deck. Deck has a gas grille and patio furniture. You can see three mesas on a clear day. The size of two bedrooms offers the feeling of great space for each person or couple. There is also a small third bedroom with a queen on that respective floor. In addition , there is a loft with a queen and a double futons. Both are comfortable futons. The loft is very popular with children. The upper rental space has two bathrooms. Approximately 2400 sq feet. There is a dining area and a kitchen. Upstairs has an open floor plan . Good size living room. There is one T.V. in the living room upstairs.

There is a lower level apartment of the home, with separate living space with a separate door entrance which is an additional 900 sq. feet. This apt has an open floor plan. This can be rented for an additional price.of $160 per night, a cleaning cost of $145 to clean up after your stay. It is a full apartment with a kitchen , dining area, large bathroom, living room and bedroom. It has a queen bed.

Sleeps two comfortably.

You have the option to either rent the top or both.

The Glorieta Mesa runs directly in front of the windows of the log home. The mesa changes in color as the day progresses and the weather changes. Should you be lucky enough to have a thunderstorm, there is a light show you will always remember. The sunsets and night skies are magnificent. I believe it is one of the most beautiful views in New Mexico.

There is also patio seating on the deck. In June, the wind gusts are 50 or 60. Furniture blows around and can hit windows. So, they are to be pulled to protected side of deck. A gas grille is available for fun outdoor dinners. There is wildlife to be seen. Deer, wild turkeys and a few larger species of wildlife may be seen. The larger wildlife is seldom seen but there are some. (Large coyotes, bears, bobcats, mountain lions, some say wolves) . There is a full service kitchen in both the apartment and also the main upper log home. Trader Joe's and Whole Foods in Santa Fe offer great supply shopping or the Clines Corners (Eldorado) Exit and up the road to the left has a very large and nice shopping area with a coffee bean store, etc. The drinking water is pure and has a wonderful taste. Beds are very comfortable. The log home has a warm, inviting feel. There is a gate at the entrance which can be locked. Pictures do not do the home justice. Very nicely decorated. Teal large Egyptian wool rug in Master bedroom and very nice huge rug in living room area. This log home is very cozy. This home is at 8200 feet in elevation and does not require air conditioning. Breezes are very good the majority of the time. Of course, there is central heat. This is a big place. And the price is fair. Those inquiring need to understand that this is not just one motel room. La Quinta rents one small room for $129.00 per night. The owner must pay for cleaning and amenities therefore the price is more than fair. In the Fall and Winter, there are propane and wood costs. In addition to electric, there is Direct T.V. and HughesNet.

Keywords: 2nd Home Vacation Rental

More Details

Owner
Nikki
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
November 19, 2017

About Nikki

My late husband, age 53 died unexpectedly in 2009. We built this log home to be our retirement home. Initially, we were going to build a small log home but this turned out to be 4300 square feet, 3200 sq. ft. in use. It is quite beautiful. In 2012 moved to New Mexico permanently. I have decided to rent this log home as a vacation rental and know all who rent it will be taken with the area and all it has to offer. And the view will amaze you. I believe it is one of the most beautiful views in New Mexico.

Nikki purchased this cabin in 1996

Why Nikki chose Pecos

We built this home in this location because it is close to Santa Fe, New Mexico but gives an illusion of being secluded. The area is adjacent to a National Park and the views are spectacular.

What makes this cabin unique

We back up to a National Forest and Pecos, New Mexico is an amazing town with quite a few celebrities living in the town. It even has a medical clinic along with a few decent restaurants. It is a hikers paradise. And for those who love shopping, eating and art, Santa Fe is just down the road. Once you come down the mountain and spend 20 to 25 minutes driving out from Pecos to the main highway, you are 20 to 25 minutes from Santa Fe. So you have the best of both worlds, you have the feel of privacy and total relaxation and yet have the nearness of a city for many events and great restaurants. Friends of mine have said that they love just being up at the log home reading and taking in the beautiful sunsets and beautiful star filled nights.

Amenities

Pecos Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 3700 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 14
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered ...
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Village ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Wood Fireplace ...
  • Wood Stove ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower , jetted tub , This is Master Bedroom.
  • 2 Unless you also rent the apartment as an additional price. One bathroom is in apartment.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14
  • King size bed (1) n Master Bedroom., Queen size Beds (1) in each of two upper guest rooms . Futons (2) in loft/den area. Queen and double futons. Two blow up queen beds are also upstairs. If you decide to rent the apartment at an additional price, there is a queen bed in the apartment.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • alternative lifestyle
Pool / Spa:
  • jetted tub ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • skiing
Notes:
Few homes in New Mexico have air conditioning because the breezes are so wonderful and homes remain cool during the day. We are 8200 feet in elevation above sea level so we have wonderful fresh breezes.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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Log Home Near Santa Fe, New Mexico with Million Dollar View
average rating of 4.888889 based on 36 reviews
5

Beautiful & Peaceful

  • 5 of 5

My family and I were traveling from Sedona, AZ back to Kansas, and decided to spend a couple of day in Santa Fe. This cabin was by far the best place we have had the opportunity to visit in the mountains. The cabin was extremely clean, and it was stocked with everthing that we needed. The outside view were even more enjoyable, so peaceful. I have never seen so many hummingbirds, in one place, it was a joy to watch them. Nikki was so helpful, showing us around the place. We felt at home, and hope to go back soon.

  • Submitted: Sep 6, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: This is a truly lovely family. I am fortunate to have met them.
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Perfect Mountain Getaway

  • 5 of 5

I usually do not write reviews. But, this log cabin is worth telling everyone about. We had our wedding at the cabin, and had 10 family members stay 2 nights. The views are amazing, sounds are amazing up there with all the different birds (including many hummingbirds).

The cabin is as nice as the pictures show. Kitchen area is very large, which was perfect for us to feed 20 guests at our wedding. Has the modern comforts like Satellite TV and Internet, but has a large deck to just sit and relax. The owner was so very helpful with everything, helping us with all the details and always answered any questions we had. We plan on coming back for our wedding anniversary, that is how much we enjoyed it and recommend it.

  • Submitted: Oct 12, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Amazing property with stunning views!!

  • 5 of 5

It would be hard to beat the location of this home, it is away enough to enjoy the peace and quiet of nature and has stunning views, but it is an easy drive into Sante Fe. The house was clean, comfortable, and had everything we needed. The loft area is great for kids and our family really enjoyed the large deck area. Nikki (owner) was so kind and helpful. We will definitely stay again!

  • Submitted: Oct 9, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Large Family Fun

  • 5 of 5

My family and I recently stayed here to celebrate my parents anniversary. The cabin was perfect and the surroundings fantastic! Nikki (owner) was very accommodating and worked to ensure we had everything we needed. I highly recommend this location for anyone looking to stay at a place that is a little more secluded.

  • Submitted: Sep 13, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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We really enjoyed our stay. It was phenominal. Very beautiful cabin. Very serene

  • 4 of 5

Couldnt have chosen a better place for our Womens Retreat. We felt like we were in heaven. What an awesome time. Very happy with the cabin and surroundings. Peaceful and quiet.The most perfect place you can imagine.

  • Submitted: Aug 19, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful home!

  • 5 of 5

Enjoyed everything about the home! Can't wait to go back.

  • Submitted: Aug 19, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Car: necessary

Hiking tours can be arranged. We are near the Pecos National Forest. Very near Santa Fe, New Mexico which offers amazing restaurants, galleries, festivals, spas, nightlife and shopping. Also near art center and unique town of Madrid close to Santa Fe exit off I -25.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $160
Pet Fee $100
Damage Insurance $59

$25 one time fee for each person above 10 guests. This is to cover sheets and towels, etc. It is a one time fee only and not for each night. For larger groups, there is also a full apartment that may be rented downstairs. The apartment rents for $160 per night plus a $145 cleaning fee for after you leave which covers refuse removal. We must carry all refuse to the town dumping center. So, top and bottom are available for larger groups. Bottom is again, a separate apartment with a separate price.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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