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Newly remodeled luxurious 2 BR house with great views, location, privacy, quiet

People4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 nights

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Details
Property
cottage
People
4
Bedrooms
2
Bathrooms
1
Minimum Stay
2 nights

Description

Photos and Description of this 2 bedroom holiday cottage in Silver City - Hillside House

Near downtown. Private deck with views. Clean, quiet, new, luxurious adobe.

This 800 SF house sits on a hillside overlooking downtown and several mountain ranges. It is within a mile of downtown and its restaurants, shops, galleries, etc. It is walking distance to WNMU, libraries, museums, and the courthouse. It is one of three houses on a 2 1/2 acre parcel that straddles the city limits. The house sits back off the street and is backed by a wooded canyon full of wildlife. The east side of the house is on the edge of a hill, and the deck and master bedrooms have commanding views over hundreds of square miles. The house is private and quiet, with views of city lights at night to the east and dark star filled skies to the west. We see deer and quail regularly on the property, as well as over thirty types of birds. Javelinas, raccoons, foxes, and even a coati mundi have visited from time to time.

The house is an adobe that a mining family built. The house was extensively remodeled in late 2014 by the owners, who operate another very popular VRBO house as well. It has oak hardwood floors throughout the living and bedroom areas. The kitchen has granite tile counters and a large eat at counter. The bathroom is luxurious, with marble counters, slate flooring, and a multiple-setting showerhead. The bedrooms have brand new beds--a queen in the master and a full in the second bedroom--and feature fabulous Egyptian cotton sheets, warm blankets, and soft comforters. The kitchen is equipped with everything we could think of so that we could cook there just like at our own house, with all utensils, coffeemaker, microwave juicer/blender, toaster, etc.--and all of it is brand new, not our old extras or leftovers. The kitchen counters and the dining area counter are done in beautiful granite tile. We provide toiletries to get you started in case you forgot something, as well as coffee and creamer, sugar, spices, and many more items that will last you through a short stay or get you off to a good start if you are staying with us longer. The deck has tables and chairs and a propane grill for barbecuing. There is a flat screen tv with better than basic cable, wifi, and Netflix. The living room also has a high quality sofa. We can provide a crib upon request. Works by local artists adorn the walls.

CHECK OUT TIME 11:00 a.m.

CHECK IN TIME 2:00

More Details
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Owner
Gloria Harwood
Member since: 2015
Speaks English, Spanish, Portuguese
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
30 November, 2016
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About Gloria Harwood

The owners are a recently retired professional couple who have lived in Silver City since 1988. When this property came up for auction in 1996, the owners saw it's potential because of its unique setting and location and bought it. The owners live in one of the three homes on the property and are there if you need anything, but also respect your privacy and space. The houses are set apart from each other, adding to the feeling of space and privacy.

Gloria Harwood purchased this cottage in 1996

Why Gloria Harwood chose New Mexico

Our property is close to downtown, yet feels so quiet and rural. Because of how close our hill comes to downtown, we are less than a mile up the street, but we are zoned rural. The three homes on this property sit on a large parcel for being this close to downtown, which gives them privacy and peace and quiet that can be hard to find this close in. The hillside setting provides great views day and night. If you like walking or mountain biking, the house is the closest in town to the Boston Hill trailhead, which is .3 mi. uphill and leads to miles of trails through city open space. There is also a running/walking track at an unused stadium 1/2 mile from the house that has amazing views east and west since it sits almost on the continental divide.

What makes this cottage unique

No other property has the combination of views and country setting with the convenience to downtown and all its attractions. In addition, this house is extensively remodeled, luxurious, and all new. The pictures speak a thousand words. It is a great value, provided by owners with a proven VRBO track record.

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(25 traveller reviews)

Newly remodeled luxurious 2 BR house with great views, location, privacy, quiet
average rating of 5.0 based on 25 reviews
5

Very Good

  • 5 of 5

We were very impressed with this cottage. It was very clean, very comfortable beds, had everything you might need and the view is awesome! Only wished that my too small dogs would have been allowed to stay at the cottage since they are my children and that meant they had to stay behind. Would stay at the cottage again!!

  • Review Submitted: Oct 29, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Very clean, beautifully decorated! Private

  • 5 of 5

This cottage was a real sleeper! Looks nice on the outside, but even better on the inside! Super clean, and plenty of room. Loved it!

  • Review Submitted: Sep 28, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Silver City Road Trip

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I had a wonderful stay at this property. Gloria, the owner met us as we arrived. She was warm , friendly, and very accommodating to all our needs. A bottle of New Mexico wine awaited us upon arrival. This was a pleasant surprise that we both enjoyed greatly. This property was what I would call luxurious. This newly remodeled property had all the bells and whistles. All the amenities were fresh and new and well appointed. Great care was taken by the owners to make this property very special. To top it off the New Mexico weather was fantastic. Looking forward to making this run next year and plan on staying at this property if it is available. Word will get out about this great property and it will get harder to book. Our hat goes off to Gloria and Charles. Take care. Darvel and Darlene

  • Review Submitted: Sep 19, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

The home exceeded our expectations in so many ways from the inviting layout to the children's toys!

  • 5 of 5

You will love this home if you love the mountain air, vistas of the mountains surrounding the home and the modern country charm.

Keep up the great work Gloria and Charles!

  • Review Submitted: Sep 7, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Our Favorite Place in Silver City

  • 5 of 5

From start to finish, this property is so refreshing! All the little details of the house and property made for such a wonderful stay. Gloria is so welcoming to our family, we felt like we were home. I would recommend this property to anyone wanting to stay in Silver City! God Bless.

The Henry's

  • Review Submitted: Aug 10, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Charming and Quiet Comfort

  • 5 of 5

Silver City is an old mining town with plenty of charisma for such a small place, and the cottage we stayed in overlooking the city was equally charismatic. Very quiet location within a mile of "old town" with views of the distant mountains. The house was well kept, clean, inviting and private. Gloria was a joy to work with (thanks for the bottle of New Mexican wine!) and the best compliment I can give her is that we will come stay here again and recommend her home to others. BTW, we saw deer every evening while sitting on the deck. (PS, Go to Gallo Pinto for the BEST New Mexican food! I know my NM chile as I once lived in Santa Fe and Albuquerque.)

  • Review Submitted: Aug 4, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
20 Miles
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Nearest Golf
3 Miles
Nearest Train
60 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Car: necessary

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cottage in Silver City, New Mexico

Rental Basis:
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Owner accepts payment in:
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My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
£156
for 2 nights
From
£78
£473
£1,261
 

Additional pricing information

Check out time is 11:00 a.m.
Check in time is 2:00 p.m.

CANCELLATION POLICY: if a reservation is cancelled more than thirty days in advance, we will send you a check for a full refund minus any transaction fees charged by VRBO. We do not refund through VRBO because they charge US to do that!
Cancellations under thirty days of checkin will be charged 20% of the total rent amount with a $75 minimum charge, also refunded by check. Any transaction fees charged by VRBO will also be deducted. Cancellations where notice is received by us less than 240 hours prior to the checkin time will be charged 35% of the total rent amount, with a $75 minimum. Where we receive 48 hours or less notice of cancellation prior to the checkin time, we charge 65% of the total rent amount with a $75 minimum.

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

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Silver City, USA

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 800 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • city centre ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • rural ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Bath (no shower)
  • Brand new marble top vanity, slate floors. Multi-adjustable showerhead. Shower/tub combo. Luxury towels.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed
  • Master with queen bed, new mattress and box spring, Egyptian cotton sheets, luxury comforter, great views, hardwood floors, fresh custom paint, marble top dresser, dimmer lights, room darkening curtains, quiet. Second BR with new full mattress, luxury comforter, hardwood floors, fresh custom paint, marble top dresser, dimmer lights, Egyptian cotton sheets, room darkening curtains.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Tennis ...
Suitability:
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • Horseshoes
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • caving
  • tennis
  • whitewater rafting
Notes:
Literature provided in home regarding local things to do, restaurants, attractions, etc. Owners will answer any questions, give you ideas for things to do, etc. upon request.

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