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Adobe casita in country setting

Bedrooms 2
Space 800 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 nights
Popular Features
  • Internet
  • Washing Machine
  • Parking
  • non smoking only
  • Barbecue
  • children welcome


About the property

Two Bedroom, one bath, fully-furnished adobe guest house.

One large bedroom has a queen-sized bed and the smaller one has a double bed and an outside entrance. They share a bathroom with a shower. All towels and sheets are furnished. The living area includes a cozy living room and a fully-equipped kitchen with eating area. There's a washer and dryer in the bathroom. The larger bedroom and the living room have satellite-tv and wireless internet is available throughout the house.

A large wrap-around porch lets you enjoy our wildlife and beautiful creekside environment here in the Gila country.

The guest house is situated on twelve acres about three miles from downtown Silver City. Perfect for your stay in our beautiful area whether you want to browse the galleries, shops and museums downtown or hike in the beautiful Gila National Forest about one mile away. Quiet, comfortable and welcoming.

The main house on the property houses our High-Lonesome Bookshop with new and used books about the west, hunting and fishing, natural history, country living and local history.

You must cross through a small creek to get to our property. Please check during the monsoon season (July-September) to see if we recommend a 4-wheel drive vehicle.

More Details

Cherie Salmon
Member since: 2015
Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
22 March, 2017

About Cherie Salmon

We own and operate a by-appointment and internet book store and publishing business in our home. Dutch is a writer and Cherie runs the business end of our book business.

Cherie Salmon purchased this cottage in 1989

Why Cherie Salmon chose New Mexico

Close to the National Forest with a rural feeling and also close to town.

What makes this cottage unique

Quiet and country-like, but only 5 minutes from town.


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Silver City in Grant County

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 800 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy 3
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
  • rural
  • Waterfront ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 3 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • Large shower stall with seat. Stacker washer and dryer is in the bathroom.
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 3
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed
  • Bedroom 1 has a television. Bedroom 2 has access to the porch.
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Video Library
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • limited accessibility
  • churches
  • festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • water tubing
Our guest house is about a mile from 3.2 million acres of the Gila National Forest for your hiking and exploring pleasure. We are also a little over three miles from historic downtown Silver City.


Excellent! 4.5/5 -
(15 traveller reviews)

Adobe casita in country setting
average rating of 4.5333333 based on 15 reviews

great homey place

  • 4 of 5

Enjoyed our 2 night stay. Cherie was extremely responsive. Everything was as described. Only negative is that the beds were not very comfortable. But was a great place to relax and spend time with family while visiting the area.

  • Review Submitted: Feb 27, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Had a great time.

  • 5 of 5

Went to Silver City for my wife's birthday. The place was great and the owner was readily available in case we had any problems , which we didn't. The place is excellent if you have a dog, with plenty of areas to walk your pet. The place was very clean and everything was provided to make our stay enjoyable. 5 stars. We will be staying here again. Ed and Arlene.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 6, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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great place to stay

  • 5 of 5

If you are staying in Silver City it would be hard to beat staying here. Located only 3 miles outside of town this house is totally set up with everything to make it your home away from home. Quiet, private and reasonably priced.

Cherie is the consummate host making sure everything is just right for your stay. IMHO you would be hard pressed to find a better place to kick your feet up and make yourself comfortable while in Silver City.

A first class operation that rates five stars across the board.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 7, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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Impressed by the convenience

  • 5 of 5

Stayed 6 days at Cherie's "casita." Enjoyed every every minute of it; quite a difference from staying in a boring motel room. Here, it's like coming home and relaxing after a day out. Everything one could possibly need, other than food, is there for one's convenience. It's close enough to downtown to make several trips at one's whim. Great place to stay in if you are visiting Grant County.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 23, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Clean, quiet and well-appointed

  • 4 of 5

We had a most relaxing three nights at the High Lonesome guest house enjoying the quiet. Next time we'll stay longer!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 27, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Quiet in Silver City

  • 4 of 5

Our overall experience was very good. The Casita was as described and photographed. Our Host met us upon arrival showed us around and left us alone. The casita was comfortable and quiet. August Nights cooled off nicely and we were very comfortable with the windows open. We went primarily to see the Gila Cliff Dwellings. We used the kitchen for our meals and that worked out great. I usually only give 5 stars for properties that go above and beyond, so don't let the 4 stars scare you off. If we ever go back to Silver City we would not hesitate to stay here again. Location, casita, our host and price were great!!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 21, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
150 Miles
El Paso, Texas
Nearest Motorway
3.2 Miles
US Highway 180
Car: necessary


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cottage in Silver City, USA

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2 night minimum stay
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4 guest maximum

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
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