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Patricia Rael

Member since: 2011
Call Manager
Speaks: english, spanish

Paradise Creek Casita - Questa - 20 miles from Taos 10 miles from Red River

34 Reviews
Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

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Overview

New Mexico House Rental Photos and Description

2 Bedrooms, 1.5 Baths, Sleeps 6

La Casita at Paradise Creek is the perfect place to relax and soak in the mountain air of Northern New Mexico. Nestled beside a creek and surrounded by cottonwoods on 3.2 acres in the mountains of Questa, La Casita is a beautiful and well-placed getaway. Just on the outskirts of Questa, a quaint, heritage-rich village, La Casita is a short, scenic drive away from both Taos (25 min) and Red River (10 min), and only a ten minute walk from Eagle Rock Lake. The abundance of natural beauty in the area offers endless opportunities to enjoy nature, from fly fishing and trail hiking in the spring and summer, to hunting in the fall, and skiing and snowboarding in the winter.

La Casita is an 800 sq. foot, two bedroom, 1.5 bath home, with a distinctive New Mexican flavor. The master bedroom has wood floors and a comfortable queen bed. The second bedroom has saltillo tile and a Murphy’s bed that turns into a double sleeper. There is also a sofa sleeper (Quadro - folds 4 ways) in the living room. The kitchen has handcrafted wood cabinetry and saltillo tile. The home comes fully stocked with linens, kitchenware, a washer and dryer, wireless internet, satellite cable television, and a DVD player.

La Casita is located at the secluded northern end of the property. Please inquire if you would like to rent the main house, Casa Leyenda (House of Legends), that sleeps up to 10 people, which is located at the opposite end of the property. (VRBO # 354783)

Questa is located on the Enchanted Circle scenic highway, near the confluence of the Rio Grande and Red River, and is at the western base of the Taos Mountains.

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Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Patricia Rael (Property Manager)
Member since: 2011
Call Manager
Speaks: english, spanish

Reviews

4.7
based on 34 traveler reviews

Paradise Creek Casita - Questa - 20 miles from Taos 10 miles from Red River
average rating of 4.7352943 based on 34 reviews
Siloam Springs, AR USA
5

Peace and Quiet!!!

  • 5 of 5

I spent a week at the Casita. It was early Spring, so the weather was all over the place - from snowy days to warm afternoons. But the Casita was perfect for whatever the day held. From the property, it was easy to get to just about anywhere in North Central New Mexico - Red River and Taos are my particular favorites of mine. And the house is a perfect jumping on point for the beautiful Enchanted Circle Drive. And it was so relaxing to just sit by creek that runs through the property and listen to the birds in the cottonwoods. But even when the weather was inclement, the house was cozy and had everything I needed or wanted. And Patricia was ever helpful and a wealth of information about the area. If you are looking for a nice quiet place to serve as a home-base for your adventures, this place can't be beat!

  • Submitted: Apr 24, 2013
  • Stayed: Apr 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Phil, Thank you! It made me very happy to read your review! I love going to the Casita to rest from the busyness of the city life. My vision was to provide a place in the country as a means of rejuvenating the soul and I am grateful when I get comments like yours acknowledging the essence of the property. I hope you come again! Patricia
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5

A WONDERFUL PLACE

  • 5 of 5

This was the second time that my wife and I stayed at the Casita (See also my 2012 review), and once again we LOVED it. The house is very spacious, clean, and comfortable, and the location is perfect! It was very peaceful and quiet, with lots of tall trees and a running stream just a few feet away. And of course its only 10-15 minutes away from Taos and Red River, so we could never run out of fun things to do nearby!

Patricia was very helpful. We recommend this little hideaway for anyone!

  • Submitted: Jun 21, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Very peaceful, private and in a beautiful place.

  • 5 of 5

We were looking for a quiet, romantic getaway and this was just what the dr ordered. The cabin was just as Patricia described and was also a very spiritual place as she described. The cabin had everything we needed and wanted from a complete kitchen and washer and dryer down to a hair dryer. The only thing we missed was the fire place in the bedroom was broken, which she told us about, but other than that it couldn't have been better. Thank you Patricia. We'll be back. God bless.

  • Submitted: Jun 20, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Very secluded

  • 3 of 5

Very nice setting. Owner was extremely helpful. We arrived late and got lost. She came immediately and got us to the home. Kitchen very well stocked. Everything we needed was there. We were disappointed in the furniture. In the living room it wasn't comfortable and for us personally the mattress was too soft. We enjoyed exploring the area. Very peaceful.

  • Submitted: Jun 12, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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albuquerque, new mexico
5

Awesome Stay at La Casita on Paradise Creek!

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at La Casita for 2 nights and it was wonderful. Great location between Red River and Taos on a large piece of property. Quiet, peaceful and relaxing. Plenty of things to do from hiking, fishing, & exploring the area all just minutes or a short drive away. Saw Big Horn Sheep everyday. Even had internet and satellite TV! Nice, clean, comfortable southwestern style house. Excellent customer service. Patty, the owner made sure everything was OK and taken care of. And yes, we are coming back! Thank you Patty for sharing this beautiful property with us!

  • Submitted: May 5, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Peaceful and accomodating

  • 4 of 5

Enjoyed our stay very much. The home was comfortable, in a great location and very well supplied. Needed a place to get away and just chill for a few days and this place was perfect. Patricia was very kind, made sure we were comfortable and any problems or questions were taken care of immediately. We would gladly stay again.

Sandy and Kasey Black

Miami, TX

  • Submitted: Apr 26, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Red River House Rental Rates

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2 night minimum stay
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$875
 

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $25
Cleaning $75

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Amenities

New Mexico House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Location Type:
  • Lake
  • Mountain
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
General:
  • Basic Soaps
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Area
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Secure Parking
  • Shampoo
  • Sofa Bed
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Garbage Disposal
  • Kitchen
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - Murphy bed + futon
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Shed
  • Wood Deck
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • forests
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • hunting big game
  • hunting small game
  • mountain biking
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • skiing
  • whitewater rafting

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