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Views, Views, Views from the Church House

Sleeps2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 1,425 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 nights
Popular Features
  • Internet
  • Washing Machine
  • Parking
  • Air Conditioning

Overview

About the property

A former Mormon Church near downtown, great views

Beautifully decorated home, hardwood floors throughout, french doors, large windows, mountain and city views completely furnished including a full capacity washer and dryer, flat screen TV, WiFi, Direct TV, all utilities paid. 1 large bedroom with sitting area, a large full bath with walk in shower. Living/dinging room with seating for 6. Just off the living area is a guest 1/2 bath. Brand new kitchen and outdoor dining area.


Owner
Liz Stewart
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
May 21, 2017

About Liz Stewart

I'm a native who returned home after 20 years. I love the area and the growing art community.

Liz Stewart purchased this apartment in 2001

Why Liz Stewart chose New Mexico

I love design and actually studied Achitecture very briefly so when I found this wonderful brick structure for sale I bought it. The high ceilings, large windows, original maple and oak floors and open space made it the perfect building to make my home. it sits on a small hill and the location of the building on the hill make it very private with views of the area mountains and the lights of Silver City at night.

What makes this apartment unique

I think the views, the quiet serenity make this a very appealling spot to spend some time. The property is easy walking distance to downtown and the university although the walk back up the hiilly streets makes for a good workout. There are lots of day trips one can make from Silver City and there are fairly easy hiking trails just down the road from Church House. A day trip exploring the City of Rocks which exist because of long ago volcanic action is a must and then a relaxing soak at the nearby Faywood Hot Springs the perfect ending to the day. There are a couple of small fishing lakes in the area, lots of railroad and mining history and wonderful Victorian Architecture to view. Two area museums, one at the university and one downtown give you two looks into our history. WNMU's museum has one of the best Mimbreno Pottery collections in the world. The gift shop at the downtown museum is a treasure trove of Silver City history.

Amenities

Silver City Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1425 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 2
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
Location Type:
  • Downtown
  • Mountain View
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Historic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower , Large walk-in shower, large frosted windows.
  • There is an extra 1/2 bath for guests off the living area.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
  • Hard wood floors, large window, french doors, sitting area in the bedroom as well as desk area.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • 8 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Attractions:
  • churches
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
I think you will enjoy relaxing and touring southern New Mexico from the Church House in Silver City.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(21 traveler reviews)

Views, Views, Views from the Church House
average rating of 4.904762 based on 21 reviews
5

Very comfortable and liveable

  • 5 of 5

We think this must be the BEST vacation home in Silver City! In-town, private, views, beautifully decorated with original art, great floor plan and plenty of hangers in the very large closet.

We left a few things behind and Liz mailed them the following week.

  • Submitted: May 14, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for choosing the Church House. Your Golden was spectacular and so sweet. Thnaks for the review, come visit again.
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5

Perfect spot for a couple with or without a small pet. Very clean and up to date.

  • 5 of 5

Very convenient to town, the highway and the university with great views from a hilltop. Online pictures don't do it justice. Nicer and larger in person

  • Submitted: Apr 24, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Amazing views and a wonderful home

  • 5 of 5

We spent 2 months at the church house and had another great experience there. What a treat to look out of the living room each day at the mountains and silver city below. Liz is helpful and careful to give privacy at the same time. The pets loved it - close to Boston Hill and city streets for walks

  • Submitted: Mar 9, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for choosing the Church House. It was fun to see you and Chris again. Enjoyed our visits and your FB record of Silver City activities. So glad you enjoyed your experience.
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Kyle, TX
5

The gold standard for Home Away properties

  • 5 of 5

A beautifully remodeled, redecorated old Morman Church. spacious, very nicely furnished; Spotless, with every amenity you could ask for. Fantastic view from every door and window, in all directions. Sits on a high hilltop overlooking Silver City, and surrounding countryside. Liz Stewart, the host, is a delightful host, very compassionate and caring. Could not do enough for us. We spent ten days in this beautiful home, and enjoyed every minute of it.We highly recommend it. As a side note; if you like just plain good home cooking; try Nancy's Silver Cafe, on Broadway, in dwntown old Silver City.

  • Submitted: Nov 12, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your wonderful review. You were a delightful couple and wonderful guests. Liz
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4

Enjoyed our visit!

  • 4 of 5

My wife and I spent three fun days in Silver City staying at the Church House. The Church House is located on a hill with wonderful views of the city and surrounding hills. It is beautifully decorated with some interesting works of art. The master bedroom and adjoining master bath are incredibly large and well furnished. The bath has a large shower and separate tub. The separate living room and dining room is also well furnished and has plenty of room. The kitchen is adequate and has all of the basic requirements for preparing meals. We ate most of our meals out so we only used the kitchen for light breakfast fare. The downtown section of Silver City has a nice selection of restaurants including the Jalisco Café, Vicki’s Eatery and the Silver Café. For a special dinner check out the Tre Rosat Café. They serve very good food and have an interesting wine selection. Overall, we were happy with the Church House and Liz was helpful during our stay. However, we have one complaint. Upon arrival, we found that there was no bath soap, no Kleenex nor shampoo provided. Also, there was only one small dispenser of hand soap for the whole apartment and it was almost empty. When we raised the issue with Liz, she informed us that “she does not provide those items”. We can understand that shampoo may not be provided, but basic items like hand soap, bath soap and Kleenex should be standard amenities provided by the owner for the convenience of their guests.

  • Submitted: Oct 12, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I am glad you had fun in Silver City and enjoyed your stay at the Church House. Appreciate your comments. Just wanted to let you know there is now soap, tissues and Lavender Camomile hand soap in the Apt. I usaully have guest who stay one, two, or three months so in those cases I don't provide personal use items. I sometimes forget that for guests staying only a few days these items might be useful. Thanks for the reminder, Liz
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Oro Valley, AZ
5

Great place! Ready to go again.

  • 5 of 5

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at the Church House. This was an old church converted to a residence. Liz has divided it up into her home and an attached one bedroom apartment. Although Liz lives on the premises, we never heard her through the wall. The Church House sits on top of a hill overlooking the town with great views of the area and beautiful sunrises. The apartment was tastefully decorated with lots of artwork, huge bedroom, huge walk-in closet, and a very large master bathroom with walk-in shower and original wood flooring from its "church days". The kitchen is very well stocked with even some leftover pantry items from previous guests. Liz was helpful in providing us with maps and books on the area to help plan our days.

This was our first visit to Silver City and found it a good starting point for some day drives through wilderness areas, lakes and valleys. There is some good hiking in the area although we mostly stuck to walking around neighborhoods and town. Historic downtown Silver City is an easy 10 minute walk from the Church House. (Not so easy coming back since it is uphill;))

We especially liked eating at Jalisco's for mexican food and enjoyed Little Toad Creek Brewery and Distillery.

There seems to be a lot of repeat customers to the Church House and we plan to be one of them.

  • Submitted: Sep 25, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Nearest Golf
7 Miles
Silver City Golf Course
Nearest Motorway
0.5 Miles
HWY 180,
Nearest Restaurant
2 Miles
Tre Rosat, Diane's, Jalisco, Forrest's Pizza
Car: recommended

The Church House is located within walking distance of downtown Silver City, known for great restaurants, art galleries, Victorian Architecture and the Big Ditch Park. Western New Mexico University is a just a few streets over and in-town hiking trails just up the road.

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Silver City Apartment Rental Rates

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Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $75
CLEANING $50

If reservations are cancelled up to 30 days prior to arrival date the refund will be 80% of the total.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund
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