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Mountain Views of Fall Colors, Encantado Resort, Hiking, Biking

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 1,300 sq ft
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

House, 1 Bedroom + Other (See Description), 1 Bath, (Sleeps 2-4)

The Casita is 1,300 square feet in size and is located adjacent to our home on five acres in the hills of Tesuque twelve miles north of the Santa Fe Plaza and minutes from the Santa Fe Opera offering magnificent views of the Sangre de Cristos and Jimez ranges. The mountains are radiant with the fall colors as the Aspens turn yellow in late September and October.

The Casita includes a living room, dining area, kitchen, bedroom, bath with shower, green house, portal, and patio. The Casita is fully air conditioned and heated. In addition to electric heat there is a wood burning stove in the living room and a kiva fireplace in the bedroom. High speed computer connection and free long distance telephone is provided.

The Casita is decorated in a unique southwest style blending the Native American and Spanish Colonial styles and art of Santa Fe and is minutes from the Encantado Resort with fine dining and spa services.

Keywords: Casita, Guest House,

one bedroom

More Details

Owner
Lleta Scoggins
Member since: 2009
Speaks english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
June 23, 2018

About Lleta Scoggins

Ken and Lleta Scoggins have been committed to their community since moving to Santa Fe from Dallas. Both Ken and Lleta have a long history in community service in addition to their careers in commercial real estate. Ken has an extensive background in real estate lending, appraisal and management. Lleta has many years of experience in residential, retail, industrial and office building development and management most recently applying her experience as Executive Director to the redevelopment of the Santa Fe Railyard.

Lleta has served on numerous boards and is a Past President of the Rotary Club of Santa Fe. Both Ken and Lleta are active in their church and volunteer activities in the community. Ken and Lleta love riding their motorcycles and exploring the beauty of New Mexico.

Lleta Scoggins purchased this house in 2002

Why Lleta Scoggins chose Chupadero

Santa Fe is known as the 'City Different' a blend of culture, art, music, the high desert and mountains. Art in Santa Fe includes a variety of world renowned galleries, museums, and festivals on the Plaza. Sculpting is highlighted by the nearby Shidoni casting foundry. Music includes the Santa Fe Opera and a variety of performances at the Lensic Theatre. Dining is a highlight of Santa Fe with its well known restaurants, chefs, and southwest cuisine. Available Spas include the Encantado Resort, La Posada and Ten Thousand Waves. Golf is available at Black Mesa and the Hale Irwin designed course at Buffalo Thunder with gambling available at Buffalo Thunder and Camel Rock Casinos.

What makes this house unique

For your first morning, breakfast items including

coffee,tea, juice, cereal,and

pastries are provided. Please let us know if you have any food allergies.

Guestbook comments from the owner

We certainly enjoyed our stay in your cozy casita. The setting is so beautiful, we were reluctant to go out and sightsee. We did go out and see some terrific things but this casita made coming home in the evening a joy. Thank you so much -
Sep 2010
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Amenities

Accommodation and Amenities for this vacation house rental in Chupadero

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1300 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Free Long Distance ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Fireplace
  • Wood Stove ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Queen size Beds (1), Child Beds (1) Sofa 'bancos' may be used for children beds
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • VCR
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • synagogues
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • tennis
  • whitewater rafting
Notes:
Secluded retreat on 5 acres with mountain, valley and arroyo views. Breakfast items of coffee, tea, fruit and pastry provided for your first morning. Short drive to five star restaurants, casinos, indian reservations, shopping, 18 hole golf courses and Santa Fe Opera house.

Reviews

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average rating of 5.0 based on 72 reviews
Fort Worth, TX
5

Relax Away From the Crowds

  • 5 of 5

This is the second time we have stayed at the Casita. It was even better than the first. Words can't describe the views, and most of all, the quiet, peaceful surroundings.

Everything you need is there, so you don't even have to leave, but you are close enough to everything to easily get to any of the area's attractions. Or just sit back and experience nature.

See the nightime sky as it really is. If you want a place to relax, where you can experience what it is like to hear only the noise of nature instead of the noise of the city, I can think of no better place than thiis.

Thanks again Ken and Lleta for providing such a wonderful place to visit.

Don and Paula Sutphin

Fort Worth TX

  • Submitted: 19-Mar-2017
  • Stayed: March 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We always enjoy your visit. We love seeing you enjoying yourselves so much. The Casita is peaceful and serene and many of our guests spend a lot of time in the Casita just relaxing. The night skies are really black making it so easy to see so many of the nightviews. The Milky Way is often very visable. We look forward to seeing you again.
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Peaceful and beautiful!

  • 5 of 5

This was our fourth stay ! Such peaceful surroundings. Lleta and Ken were available if we needed anything. All the amenities you needed, and great snacks included. We are always ready to return! Thank you Lleta and Ken for your hospitality. Marsha and Tom

  • Submitted: 10-Jun-2018
  • Stayed: June 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Peaceful and quiet

  • 5 of 5

Great place to get away from city traffic but still close to town. Beautiful casita!

LLeta and Ken are the greatest! They went way beyond anywhere we have stayed

to make our stay comfortable. So peaceful and quiet. We will stay again if we

ever go back to Santa Fe.

  • Submitted: 31-May-2018
  • Stayed: May 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So glad you enjoyed your stay and a restful get-away. You selected a great time of year to come. We like to keep the Casita stocked so you can walk in and relax. Glad that worked for you.
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5

Beautiful, comfortable and the location was the best!

  • 5 of 5

Lleta and Ken's Casita was one of the loveliest places I've stayed before.

The layout of the place offer's exquisite views in every direction.

We had everything we needed and more.

Lleta and Ken are so nice and helpful. We really enjoyed meeting them.

Gorgeous sunsets every evening!

I am looking forward to my next stay there, hopefully soon!

  • Submitted: 20-May-2018
  • Stayed: May 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: The peace and serenity as well as the views are really special here. So glad you could take advantage of it. Hope to see you soon.
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5

Wonderful experience

  • 5 of 5

This was my fourth stay at the casita, and it always feels like home. It is beautifully appointed, and the owners are welcoming and very gracious. Everything has been prepared for my arrival, from fresh bars of soap and a comfortable robe to coffee and milk in the frig and delicious home baked goods in the kitchen. And, this visit (in May), I could thoroughly enjoy the wonderful outdoor spaces. I can't wait to return.

  • Submitted: 12-May-2018
  • Stayed: May 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We love sharing our Casita with guests. Guests find it to be relaxing and serene surrounded by wonder views of the mountains and dark evening skies showered with stars. We are so glad you enjoy it.
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5

Beautiful Place

  • 5 of 5

Our stay was so incredible and comfortable. We didn't want to leave. Many thanks to Ken and Lleta!

  • Submitted: 23-Apr-2018
  • Stayed: April 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Safe travels. We hope you will visit us again. You selected a great time of year to be here - not too cold - not too hot!
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Location

Nearest Airport
15 Miles
Santa Fe, New Mexico
Nearest Barpub
3 Miles
Encantado
Nearest Golf
15 Miles
Buffalo Thunder - Towa
Nearest Train
12 Miles
Rail Runner
Nearest Motorway
2 Miles
Hwy. 592
Nearest Restaurant
6 Miles
Tesuque Village Market
Nearest Ski
20 Miles
Santa Fe Ski Basin
Car: necessary

The famous art galleries of Santa Fe, Native American art and jewelry shopping, festivals such as Indian and Spanish Markets, and the world famous Santa Fe Opera. Free passes to the New Mexico Museum of Art, Museum of Indian Arts & Culture, Museum of International Folk Art, New Mexico History Museum/Palace of the Governors, New Mexico State Monuments and Office of Archaeological Studies. Spa services available at nearby Encantado Resort.

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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this vacation house rental in Chupadero

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
C$198
C$1,198
C$3,317
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable Damage Deposit C$331.73

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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