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McKenzie - Cozy Adobe in the Heart Of Santa Fe

Sleeps3
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 500 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 5 nights

Overview

About the property

Sleeps: 4 Bedrooms: 1 Bathrooms: 1 (Sleeps 1-3)

McKenzie Casita features hand plastered adobe walls, gorgeous Mexican tile floors throughout and a full bath. The fully updated kitchen has high-end stainless steel appliances to add to the sophisticated ambiance of this home. McKenzie Casita was built in 1881. Lovingly remodeled to blend the best of the old and the new defining all that is Santa Fe today. This home has been designated historic home by the city Santa Fe.

Three blocks, an 8-10 minute walk, from the historic Santa Fe Plaza, and one block from the famed Georgia O'Keeffe museum. The McKenzie Casita is the only residential neighborhood right off of the Plaza. It is in the heart of Santa Fe with a very high rating of 95%."walk ability" to the Plaza. (Check out the web site www.walkscore.com) Even being so close to town this home is completely quiet, private and peaceful. If you are looking for a tranquil yet convenient experience, this little jewel is perfect for you!

The home shares an interior courtyard with the one bedroom house McKenzie Suite and the two homes can be rented together or separately. The out door area has peach trees and is graced with wisteria on the portal. The lovely shaded patio with table, chairs and charcoal barbecue are right off the kitchen. The shared patio is enclosed by a traditional coyote fence. The furnishings are tasteful, contemporary and impeccable. The architectural elegance and design of these homes give light and beauty to your stay.

City permit number 16-00139757

More Details

Property Manager
Two Casitas, Santa Fe Vacation Rentals, Wendy Kapp
Speaks: english
Calendar last updated:
April 17, 2017

About Two Casitas, Santa Fe Vacation Rentals, Wendy Kapp

A note from Wendy Kapp- Owner of Two Casitas Santa Fe Vacation Rentals

Having been raised in Chicago, my soul longed for the massive blue skies and mountains I first saw when my mother, well-known watercolor artist Phyllis Kapp of Waxlander Gallery, introduced me to this magnificent area when I was 6 years old.

While returning west in 1975, I came through Santa Fe and fell in love with Northern New Mexico once again. I found the people here, especially back in '75, to be the most authentic people I had ever met and I decided to make Santa Fe my home. My extensive knowledge from living here for since 1975 makes me the perfect, local hostess to give you tips on making your stay memorable. I hope you come to love Santa Fe and, in-turn Two Casitas, as much as I do.

Why Two Casitas, Santa Fe Vacation Rentals, Wendy Kapp chose Santa Fe

Location, location, location is why I chose these homes for our visitors. We want our guests to have the convenience of walking everywhere.

What makes this house unique

When you stay with Two Casitas you stay like a local, not like a tourist, and experience Santa Fe like you live here. Who knows, maybe you will someday!

Amenities

Downtown House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 500 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 3
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
Location Type:
  • Downtown
  • Village
Theme:
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 2 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 3
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Living Room - 1 sleep sofa /futon , Full sized sleeper
  • One queen bed, one full futon sleeper
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
  • Staff
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • autumn foliage
  • botanical garden
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • rain forests
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • synagogues
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • swimming
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Excellent! 4.4/5 -
(14 traveler reviews)

McKenzie - Cozy Adobe in the Heart Of Santa Fe
average rating of 4.428571 based on 14 reviews
4

Wonderful location!

  • 4 of 5

Short walk to the Square! Quiet location! Well equipped!

  • Submitted: Apr 2, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for staying with us! We are glad to here you've enjoyed your home! The Two Casitas Fam
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4

perfect location!

  • 4 of 5

The casita was adorable and the perfect size for us on our 3 day stay. We were able to walk all around downtown/the plaza and check out the wonderful shops and restaurants Santa Fe has to offer.

The bed was incredibly comfortable and our hosts even provided us with salsa, chips and a lovely bottle of wine. The only down side was the noise of walking due to the offices attached. Since we were already awake most days, it wasn't too big of a deal.

We would stay here again, for sure!

  • Submitted: Feb 3, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the review! We are thrilled that you were able to explore Santa Fe and that you were so comfortable! We apologize for the noise, as we never receive complaints about it. We try to choose homes that are in very quiet locations so our guests can have a restful stay. We hope to see you in Santa Fe again some time soon.
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Houston, TX
5

Perfect Santa Fe Getaway Casita

  • 5 of 5

We found the McKenzie Casita the perfect place to stay for our week in Santa Fe. It was very comfortable and within a few minute's walk to the Plaza. It's a compact space but had every amenity we needed - a great bed, modern kitchenette, good shower, wi fi, cable TV, heating, outdoor area with a grill and a parking space right in front. We definitely recommend this rental and look forward to returning on our next visit to Santa Fe.

  • Submitted: Oct 23, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the review! McKenzie's location is absolutely its best quality, but it is also a wonderfully efficient and charming space despite its small size. We are glad that you enjoyed everything that the home has to offer. We hope to see you in Santa Fe again some time soon.
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Dripping Springs, TX
5

Adorable Adobe

  • 5 of 5

Lovely little adobe close to the Plaza and everything wonderful in Santa Fe.

  • Submitted: Oct 3, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the review! We always want our homes to provide our guests with a complete Santa Fe Experience, and it sounds like that is what you got! We hope to see you in Santa Fe again some time soon.
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Farmington
5

McKensie 1: Private, secluded, perfectly equipped.

  • 5 of 5

Great place. Quick responses from staff. Enjoying every minute. Very short walk to plaza. Wine, chips, salsa waiting for us. Grill ready to go for tonight. Perfect and spotless.

  • Submitted: Aug 12, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Location and good value

  • 5 of 5

This little casita was perfect for us; walking distance to the Plaza, safe off-street parking, and having a full kitchen plus small patio with a BBQ made such a difference. The location is amazing for such a low price point, we were pleasantly surprised how easy we could get around on foot. We will definitely be back

  • Submitted: Aug 2, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for staying with Two Casitas! The McKenzie Casita has a great location being less than a 10 minute walk to the Plaza. We are so glad you were able to take advantage of the location as well as the amenities like the BBQ. We wish you safe travels and hope to see you back soon!
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Map

Nearest Airport
15 Miles
Santa Fe Airport
Nearest Barpub
0.2 Miles
Santa Fe Plaza
Nearest Golf
15 Miles
Nearest Train
1 Miles
Rail Runner
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
Interstate 25
Nearest Restaurant
0.2 Miles
Santa Fe Plaza
Nearest Ski
16 Miles
Ski Santa Fe
Car: not necessary

World-class skiing is available from Thanksgiving through the first week of April at Santa Fe's Ski Basin high in the Sangre de Cristo Mountains just 16 miles northeast of Santa Fe. Seven lifts, 43 trails, 1650 ft vertical, complete rentals and lessons, children's center and an average of 225 inches of powder per year!

Try a round of golf at the Towa Golf Course offering incomparable views of the Sangre de Cristo, Jemez, Sandia and Ortez mountain ranges. This amazing course is part of Hilton's Buffalo Thunder Resort and Casino offering a driving range, large putting green, full pro shop, full food services, rental clubs and spectacular year-round golf. Located just 15 minutes north of historic Santa Fe.

Our 30 unique homes are located in Santa Fe's finest neighborhoods, only blocks away from The Plaza, our town’s historic center. Nearby are Canyon Road’s world-class galleries and restaurants; a short walk takes you to the newly modernized Rail Yard historic district.

Two Casitas’ vacation homes are tucked away in the city's most tranquil residential streets, yet strategically situated so you can experience our beautiful city on foot.

We offer everything from cozy romantic studios perfect for romantic getaways, to one, two and three bedroom homes.

Each home is thoughtfully decorated by the individual owners, with emphasis given to historic design themes, local materials and artisans, yet fully equipped with every modern comfort. Step across the threshold of your Two Casitas vacation rental and you’ll know you’re not in Kansas anymore---or New York, or Chicago, or Seattle. Santa Fe's distinctive adobe buildings and architecture evoke the city’s history as a confluence of Spanish and Native American cultures. Two Casitas promises our guests an authentic Southwest experience.

Whether you are looking for a century-old adobe home or a contemporary Santa Fe Style home, Two Casitas is sure to have something that will suit your taste. Santa Fe itself offers a unique and enchanting experience rich with breathtaking vistas, award-winning cuisine, phenomenal dining, art, and shopping, excellent museums, and a cultural heritage unlike any other in the United States.

Come and visit Santa Fe during one of our remarkable seasonal Festivals like Santa Fe Indian Market , Spanish Market, Santa Fe International Folk Art Festival, Come for one of many New Mexico Art tours, Ski Santa Fe, Santa Fe Century bike ride, Santa Fe Wine and Chili Festival. Sofa West, Santa Fe Fiestas. Just name a few. Any season of the year some mayor event is going on in Santa Fe. Just ask your hostess Wendy for any local tips you want. Venture out of Santa Fe and in one hour or so you can visit famed New Mexico artist Georgia O’Keefe Country

in Abique. River raft on the Rio Grande. Take a day trip to Taos. Ride the Santa Fe rail train to Albuquerque or Lamy, NM. Visit Bandelier national park. Visit at least one of Northern New Mexico’s Native American Pueblos. There are many Golf courses and casinos nearby as well. I could go on and on.

Experienced travelers know that their choice of lodging defines their journeys. Sustain your Santa Fe memories with Two Casitas.

Save on Homeaway fees and book at twocasitas.com or by calling 505-984-2270.

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Rates & Availability

Downtown House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Low Season
Jan 5 2017 - May 14 2017
3 night minimum stay
$135
 
 
High Season
May 15 2017 - Jun 30 2017
3 night minimum stay
$150
 
 
Peak Season
Jul 1 2017 - Aug 31 2017
3 night minimum stay
$155
 
 
High Season
Sep 1 2017 - Oct 31 2017
3 night minimum stay
$150
 
 
Low Season
Nov 1 2017 - Nov 19 2017
3 night minimum stay
$135
 
 
Thanksgiving
Nov 20 2017 - Nov 30 2017
4 night minimum stay
$155
 
 
Low Season
Dec 1 2017 - Dec 19 2017
3 night minimum stay
$135
 
 
Christmas
Dec 20 2017 - Jan 4 2018
5 night minimum stay
$155
 
 
Low Season
Mar 1 2018 - May 14 2018
3 night minimum stay
$135
 
 
High Season
May 15 2018 - Jun 30 2018
3 night minimum stay
$150
 
 
Peak Season
Jul 1 2018 - Aug 31 2018
3 night minimum stay
$155
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$105
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $75
Damge Protection Fee $20
Pet Fee $100
Tax Rate 9.5%

Vacation Rental Standard Pricing Night Min-Nights
Low Season $120.00 3
High Season $140.00 3
All Holidays $140.00 3

* Rates are subject to change without notice. Processing fee included in tax rate.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund

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