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Casa Nova: Secluded Adobe Home close to Canyon Rd and Plaza

Bedrooms 3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 4 - 6 nights


About the property

Beautiful adobe home with gardens and views that sleeps 6-10 (optional Casita).

This quintessential double-walled adobe home is located at the end of a secluded dead-end street. The house has 3 large bedrooms each with its own bathroom and fireplace. The outdoor space has beautiful gardens and views to the mountains. Gaze at the stars while sitting outside in the gardens and you'll know why we named the home Casa Nova. This is a real oasis located about 1/2 way between the Plaza and Museum Hill on the historic east side. It's only a 10 to 15 minute walk to lower Canyon Road where the majority of Santa Fe's many art galleries are located.

This is a unique and beautiful home with historic significance. It is tastefully decorated and has an open feel with the touches that are typical of older adobe homes like plaster walls, nichos, wooden-beamed ceilings and a kiva fireplace in every room. The main dining room table seats 8 people comfortably and there are additional outdoor dining areas on the portal and in the garden.

You will have a feeling of old Santa Fe, but the home has all the modern conveniences as the result of an extensive remodel in 2011. The beds and linens are top quality and new. All of the appliances are new and the home has all the amenities like wireless internet and premium cable TV. The home decor is a blend of our Southwest roots (I'm from California and Jane is from south Texas) and our adopted Thai homeland where I work as a geologist. Jane is an artist and most of the artwork on the walls are naturally her own. The home is comfortable in all seasons with radiant heating and evaporative cooling (for a touch of humidity).

This house is a unique property in the heart of Santa Fe's Historic Eastside. We are proud to share this home and know you'll like it as much as we do.

If you would like to include the optional 2 bedroom Casita, please see HomeAway listing *910740 for details and photos.

Roger, Jane and Chloe

Bangkok, Thailand

Short-term rental license #60287

Santa Fe City Business License 13-00108630

Feb, 2013

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Scott Wong
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
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Calendar last updated:
March 12, 2017


Santa Fe House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Floor Area:
  • 3300 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy 6
  • non smoking only
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Downtown
  • Mountain
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Computer Available
  • Ducted Cooling
  • Evaporative Cooling
  • Fireplace
  • Firewood
  • Garage
  • Gas Heating
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Area
  • Macintosh Computer
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking Off Street
  • Secure Parking
  • Shampoo
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Master bath - toilet , tub , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower
  • Casita bathroom access (4th bath) is only accessible from the twin-bed bedroom.
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Master Bdrm - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single
  • 3- Bdrm, 3-bath main house (3300 ft sq) and/or 2-bdrm, 1-bath Casita (1000 ft sq). Full laundry and kitchen facilities in both houses.
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Video Library
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Entertainment Area
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Wood Deck
  • 10 garden chairs
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • churches
  • forests
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • mountaineering
  • skiing
Fully furnished 3 bdrm main house and/or 2 bdrm Casita.


Exceptional! 5/5 -
(26 traveler reviews)

Casa Nova: Secluded Adobe Home close to Canyon Rd and Plaza
average rating of 5.0 based on 26 reviews

Santa Fe house with luxurious amenities, views, and an unbeatable location.

  • 5 of 5

Casa Nova surpassed our expectations. The property was beautifully maintained, well equipped and aesthetically pleasing. The floor plan is perfect for either a family with adult children or a group of adults. Preparing meals in the kitchen was a joy and it quickly became the perfect spot to snack, visit and make plans for the next day. The major appliances were top quality and we had every tool or small appliance we could use. The office was a nice feature that we did take advantage of, and the internet was excellent throughout the property.

Comfy beds; the fluffiest towels and tons and tons of closet space.

The wrap around patios were beautiful and we enjoyed the outdoor fire pit. The property opens up to the native brush, and we had visits two nights in a row from a fox!

The property is within walking distance of both the square and galleries on Canyon Road.

We would definitely rent this property again!

  • Submitted: Mar 13, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Fantastic adobe!

  • 5 of 5

Casa Nova is a beautiful adobe home and had everything we needed for our stay! Views yet close to the plaza, kivas, full kitchen, wifi, privacy, beautiful gardens, and attentive owners!

Our family of 6 stayed during Christmas and the house just made our stay in Santa Fe feel like home for the holidays!

  • Submitted: Jan 7, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Perfect house in Santa Fe

  • 5 of 5

Case Nova is ideally situated with an easy walk to town, combined with privacy from being surrounded by undeveloped land. The interior is tastefully decorated, the kitchen well equipped, and the outside spaces most welcoming. It was a total treat for our family to be there and we thank the owners for sharing!

  • Submitted: Nov 7, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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lovely home full of charm and character and great location!

  • 5 of 5

We loved this home! It is full of charm, character, and a marvelous location. Secluded but close to town. Great outdoors spots for conversations with friends and family. The owners were kind enough to write us beforehand and the managing agent was terrific, allowing us to cheek con early and check out late.

  • Submitted: Oct 30, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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beautiful house and gorgeous gardens, all done in Santa Fe style and tradition

  • 5 of 5

EIght college friends and sorority sisters from back in the 1960's (read: 8 old ladies) spent five days at Casa Nova. It was absolutely perfect. The home is comfortable, beautifully appointed and large enough that we all had our own space. There was only one downside ... No one wanted to go home.

  • Submitted: Jun 5, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Spectacular property in the heart of Santa Fe

  • 5 of 5

Went with a group of 9 women so we rented the main house and casita for 5 days to explore and experience the Santa Fe area. Flying in from all over the country and meeting at the house, we all got there within minutes of each other at dusk. We entered the property using the detailed instructions and were blown away at how beautiful and well appointed it was! Amazingly decorated and exceeding our expectations I was congratulated for getting such an amazing dwelling. So close to the restaurants, galleries, plaza and spas but situated on a dead end street with vistas from the patio feeling private and secluded. Easy drive to all activities. There were even enough bathrobes for 10, hairdryers in each bathroom, luxurious linens. We ran out of time and didn't get to enjoy the house as much as we would have liked. The fire pit, and patio even had hidden art and the master suite had it's own private patio and study as well. Can't say enough about how perfect this property was. C

  • Submitted: Oct 24, 2015
  • Stayed: Oct 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Colleen We are really please to hear that you liked our house and that you and your friends enjoyed your time in Santa Fe. You captured our own sentiments about the house and one day soon we look forward to making it our permanent home. Thanks so much for the great review! Roger and Jane
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Rates & Availability

Santa Fe House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Winter-Spring 2017
Jan 5 2017 - Apr 28 2017
4 night minimum stay
Fall - Winter 2017
Oct 30 2017 - Dec 15 2017
4 night minimum stay
Christmas/New Years
Dec 16 2017 - Jan 4 2018
6 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
4 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $250 + Tax
Tax Rate 15.31%

To book home with optional 2-bedroom Casita: go to

Additional discount for last minute (20% within 2 weeks), repeat renters (10%) or longer stays (more than 2 weeks).
Holidays nights and special event nights add 25% to the regular rate (New Years, Mrkts, T-day and Christmas).
One week minimum over Christmas/New Years (12/18-1/3)

All licensed Santa Fe Hotels and vacation rentals are required to charge NM State gross receipts tax (8.3125%) and Santa Fe City lodgers tax (7%). These taxes are added to your rental rate and cleaning/pet fees.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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Car: recommended

Other Activities: shopping

Ski: 40 minute drive to ski slopes


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