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Valle De Sol - Spacious with Unbeatable Views

Bedrooms 3
Space 2,000 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights


About the property

3 Bedrooms all king beds, 2.5 Bathrooms, Queen Sleeper Sofa

Valle Del Sol will blow you away with stunning views of Santa Fe's iconic mountains! Every common room in this home; the living room, the kitchen, and the dining room, has large windows that overlook our breathtaking landscape. The owner's impeccable taste and flair is immediately apparent upon arriving at this home, and you will feel immersed in southwestern charm and style. The open floor plan is ideal for entertaining with an inviting brick patio featuring stunning and dynamic views as the sun and clouds move over the hills. The large master suite is up a half-flight of stairs and offers views of the Sangre De Cristo Mountains as well as Sandia Peak from the balcony. A gorgeous kiva fireplace and office help make this suite comfortable, inviting, and functional. The bathroom is light and bright with a high end remodel that features a soaking tub and beautiful stone detail. Glass block surrounds the vanity with dual basins. The second and third bedrooms and baths are on the main level (One of the bathrooms is three small steps down) and the back bedroom has an exterior entrance and private patio that also highlights the Sangre De Cristos. This three-bedroom, three-bath home is also just one mile from the Historic Santa Fe Plaza, meaning that you don't have to sacrifice convenience to enjoy these wonderful views. You will not be disappointed if you choose to rent this incredible Santa Fe home.

City of Santa Fe permit number 18-00150162

More Details

Property Manager
Wendy Kapp
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
March 24, 2018

About 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.

Wendy Kapp purchased this house in 1999

Why Wendy Kapp chose Northeast

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!

Guestbook comments from the manager

Very well apointed!Our family made lifelong memeories in this sweet house.Santa Fe is a great town and we will be back. Wendy was a wonderful hostess and attended to small request that arose.We ave thourally enjoyed this house. Shopping the Plaza was an easy walk from here. We boufght beatifuul things. Mountain biked, visited museums and ate incredible food every meal.Untill next year!
Jul 2011
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Northeast House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Downtown
  • Monument View
  • Mountain
  • Mountain View ...
  • Town
  • Village
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Firewood
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Safe
  • Shampoo
  • Sofa Bed
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 6 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Full 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , tub , shower
    Full 2 - toilet , tub , shower
    Bathroom 3 -
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Living Room - 1 sleep sofa /futon
    Master bedroom - 1 king
    Bedroom #3 - 1 king
    Bedroom #2 - 1 king
  • 3 bedroom, 3 bathrooms, and sleeper sofa
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
  • Balcony
  • Barbecue
  • Bicycles
  • Boat
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Ski & Snowboard
  • Tennis
  • Water Sports Gear
  • Wood Deck
  • 1 bicycles
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
  • Private Chef
  • autumn foliage
  • botanical garden
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • festivals
  • forests
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • volcano
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • racquetball
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • ski lift privileges
  • ski privileges optional
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • spelunking
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting


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Valle De Sol - Spacious with Unbeatable Views
average rating of 4.6363635 based on 13 reviews

Amazing house in a perfect location

  • 5 of 5

The house is beautiful! Lovely decor and very comfortable. The view from the porch (and most rooms) is amazing! About a 20-minute walk into town. 3 bedrooms, all with king beds. Well-stocked kitchen. Highly recommended!

  • Submitted: Sep 12, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the wonderful review! We're so glad you appreciated all of the best features of this home, and we hope to see you in Santa Fe again some time soon!
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This is a beautiful house with stunning views!

  • 5 of 5

We had a fabulous time! The house is designed to be luxuriously comfortable. We were close to great restaurants, shopping and several great day trips! We would highly recommend this property for Santa Fe visit, and we just can’t wait to go back to this beautiful house!

  • Submitted: Nov 28, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for the great review! You're correct the home mixes luxury with cozy in a perfect way. This home is the perfect location for being outside of the hussel while also less than a mile from the plaza. We at Two Casitas look forward to having you again!
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Girls trip

  • 5 of 5

We are a group of women who travel annually and we agree that this is the best condo we have stayed in. It is spacious classic Santa Fe home with high ceilings, and very well decorated. When you arrive, it feels like home! The best neighbourhood in Santa Fe walking distance to downtown. There are restaurants, a lot of gallery’s & plenty of great shopping. We will definitely stay here again.

  • Submitted: Nov 28, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: What a great review, thank you so much! You really can't beat the location and amenities of this home. It's a classy modern home that still has Santa Fe style. The extra touches, fire place and views make it a unique and cozy get away!
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The Great and the no so Great.

  • 4 of 5

Please note.

We're only two people and used the upstairs master bedroom only, so I won't comment on the other two bedrooms and bathrooms.

The Great

1. Very nice comfortable and spacious house. Well furnished and decorated.

2. Master bedroom had a good firm king mattress, large shower and bathroom and a large closet with plenty of hangers and hooks.

3. Well equipped kitchen with upgraded appliances.

4. Very convenient and quiet location, but plan on driving to the downtown plaza shopping area.

The Not So Great

1. There are lots of wall switches to figure out. I thought that one of the bedroom nightstand lamps was broken, until I figured out that it was also controlled by a wall switch.

2. Very poor lighting in the living room and main dining area. Burned out ceiling bulbs in the dining area and kitchen didn't help. Forget about using the living room for anything other than watching TV in the evening or bring a flashlight to read with.

3. The listing photos show two working fireplaces in the house. Great for the cool nights. Unfortunately, neither one was operable. They had notes attached, saying that they were waiting for repairs.

  • Submitted: Oct 18, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the detailed review. We are happy to hear that your group enjoyed this wonderful home with its many well thought out amenities including good mattresses and tasteful good decor. We apologize that the fireplaces didn't work for your visit as they will be up and running soon for the winter season. As for light in the living room we will get additional lamps to provide more lighting. Thanks Again!
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Absolutely wonderful! They thought of everything!

  • 5 of 5

Two casitas was the perfect place for is. It is located less than a mile from the plaza and in a nice, quiet area. The house itself is adorable, with a very nice southwest feel. It was so nice to be greeted with chips and salsa, plus a nice bottle of wine! We all loved this place and would definitely stay again.

  • Submitted: Sep 10, 2016
  • Stayed: September 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for submitting a review! We are glad to hear you enjoyed your stay in the Rio Grande; the home's decor and location. Vacation homes within walking distance to the Plaza is our specialty and we are grateful to have been your host. We hope to see you back in Santa Fe soon!
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Wonderful place to relax in Santa Fe!

  • 4 of 5

What a great place for two couples or a family. Comfy, everything you could wish for in the kitchen. Off street parking is helpful - grocery stores are very close. There are patios and balconies and porches to be enjoyed.

We will be back! As a side note, when we mentioned a few things we'd like, the response was immediate -- within minutes. So, if it's not perfect for you, it soon will be!

  • Submitted: May 25, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for taking the time to share your experience! Two Casitas wants our guests to have the best experience possible and we are happy to be of any assistance. We are glad to hear you enjoyed your stay in Rio Grande and that you we will back! Safe travels!
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Nearest Airport
10 Miles
Santa Fe Airport
Nearest Barpub
0.7 Miles
10-minute walk to The Plaza/Railyard
Nearest Golf
5 Miles
Quail Run
Nearest Train
2 Miles
Santa Fe
Nearest Motorway
2 Miles
Interstate 25
Nearest Restaurant
0.7 Miles
10-minute walk to The Plaza/Railyard
Nearest Ski
16 Miles
Ski Basin
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.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $100
Damage Protection Fee $50
Cleaning Fee $225
Tax Rate 9.5%

150. one time cleaning fee
To book on line and for completely accurate quotes in real time or to check actual availability please go to our web site at or phone 505-984-2270. Our on line calendars here at not up to date.

Manager'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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