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High Mesa Cottage - Stunning Adobe Between Ski Area and Town

People7
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 1,850 sq ft
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

House, 3 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 2 Baths, (Sleeps 6-8)

High Mesa Cottage is located on a 1.1 acre lot about fifteen minutes from the ski area and ten minutes from Taos Plaza. The house was built in 2004 on a mesa about five hundred feet above the town of Taos, and offers stunning 360 degree views of the Sangre de Cristo Mountains and Rio Grande Valley. No house in the area has better views of New Mexico's highest peaks and O'Keefe's much-painted Cerro Pedernal. No highway noise can be heard on this quiet lane as it is surrounded by open space, horse properties, and just a few other houses. Not many surrounding lights make ideal conditions for viewing the night sky through the supplied telescope or from the private hot tub located just outside. A high-speed wireless broadband internet connection is present allowing guests to keep in touch with the rest of the world.

Inside, the house has a modern, open floor plan with a large kitchen opening up to dining and living areas with 12 foot viga ceilings. The kitchen is fully equipped with modern appliances, granite countertops, and high-quality cookware and utensils. The living room has an adobe fireplace as well as an entertainment center with satellite TV, stereo, and DVD. Radiant heated floors throughout the house make walking barefoot a pleasure. The house features numerous custom touches such as limestone windowsills, skylights and ceiling fans in each bedroom.

The master suite consists of a large bedroom with king-size bed, five-piece bath, and large walk-in closet, along with a satellite TV/DVD. The other bedrooms have queen beds, large closets, and mountain views.

Once here, we are convinced you will agree that this is a very special location and will want to return. Please take a look and call or email for more information.

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More Details

Owner
Brenda Smith
Member since: 2004
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
25 April, 2018

About Brenda Smith

Hello from High Mesa Cottage owners.

Brenda Smith purchased this house in 2004

Why Brenda Smith chose Taos

This is a stunningly beautiful area.

What makes this house unique

This is a stunningly beautiful area.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Taos in Taos County

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1850 sq ft
  • 1 story
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 7
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure , Large counter area with 2 sinks.
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Large Double Bed
  • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (2), Inflatable queen size bed.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
Suitability:
  • limited accessibility
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • horse riding
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • Wildlife Viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • hunting
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • ski
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • tennis

Reviews

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High Mesa Cottage - Stunning Adobe Between Ski Area and Town
average rating of 5.0 based on 72 reviews
Chicago, IL
5

Relaxing getaway w/ all the amenities!

  • 5 of 5

This property was AMAZING. It was spotless and well equipped with anything that we may have needed from kitchenwares to extra linens. 20 mins to Taos Ski Resort, 15 to Taos and 5 to Arroyo Seco. Definitely hope to be back.

  • Review Submitted: 18-Mar-2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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houston, texas
5

fabulous home!

  • 5 of 5

We can't say enough about how perfect this house was for us (2 adults and 2 teen boys). Perfect space, clean, excellent accessories (better kitchen equipment than my home), great views, luxurious linens, and great outdoor space. Owners were fabulous and quick to respond to any questions. Location worked great for us, half-way between slopes and Taos. We will definitely try to stay here again.

  • Review Submitted: 18-Mar-2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Home away from home

  • 5 of 5

This rental home was everything we needed and wanted. The home was clean, and the kitchen had everything we needed for the cooking needs of 4 adults and 2 children. Great location between the ski valley and town. We will return.

  • Review Submitted: 07-Mar-2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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denver, co
5

Loved it!!

  • 5 of 5

Loved the house. Very open and beautiful. The pictures don’t do justice to the views from the windows. Brenda and Ben were a pleasure to deal with and we would absolutely stay here again!!

  • Review Submitted: 02-Mar-2018
  • Date of Stay: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wayne, PA
5

Wonderful again!

  • 5 of 5

We stayed in high Mesa cottage for the second year in a row and it was just as great as we remembered. Plenty of space for my wife and I, 2 children and my mother. The views of Taos mountain at sunrise are spectacular, and watching the stars from the outdoor jacuzzi are highlights of the house. Was an easy drive to town and to the ski area. We hope to do it again next year!

  • Review Submitted: 24-Feb-2018
  • Date of Stay: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Norman, Ok
5

This is my favorite rental ever

  • 5 of 5

My husband, son, dogs and I rented this property In January. We have been coming to Taos for over 10 years and this is our favorite rental ever! It was so well stocked with everything you need to cook! It was so comfortable and nicely decorated. We felt at home here! We will definitely rent this property again!

  • Review Submitted: 16-Jan-2018
  • Date of Stay: January 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Additional pricing information

Pet Fee £17.94
Cleaning £68.18
Refundable Damage Deposit £71.77

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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