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Hilltop Skyhouse! Amazing Views! The Best 360 Degree Views in Santa Fe!

People6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 2,100 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 1 - 3 nights

Overview

About the property

A Gem in the Sky! Views surround you for more than 100 miles!

Indulge in our luxuriously comfortable high-desert get-away! Lots of privacy, light & very spacious rooms make it ideal for families, retreats, or romantic getaways. Out of town, but only 10 minutes from downtown Santa Fe!

DURING THANKSGIVING, XMAS AND NEW YEAR'S EVE THERE IS A 3-DAY MINIMUM STAY!

THE HOUSE

Our spacious 2,100 sqft. Skyhouse sits on its own hilltop on 6 pristine acres overlooking the high-desert landscape of Santa Fe. It is accessed from a dead-end road, with lots of space and privacy, yet only 10 minutes from downtown Santa Fe. Defined by windows in all directions, the light and views by day and night will take your breath away! The house has 2 bedrooms, 2 baths and lots of space for families, retreats or a romantic get-away and sleeps 5 guests comfortably. The master bedroom has a king size bed and two twin beds. The guest bedroom has a queen size bed and a twin bed. Ideal for two couples especially because the two bedrooms are separated by the very large living room.

Luxurious yet very comfortable!

Sophisticated but not fussy!

The expansive views from inside the house and from our 21 by 16 ft. deck are unbelievable! It's a gem in the sky!

HOW TO GET THERE

We recommend vehicles with 4-wheel or all-wheel drive, but size does not matter. New Mexico is high-desert terrain!

WE DON'T RECOMMEND MINI-VANS, the DODGE JOURNEY SUV, the FORD EXPLORER 4 by 2 or other LARGE front-wheel only type cars UNLESS the driver is used to driving them in mountainous terrain! Good tires are always a plus. An alternative is to park on the bottom of the driveway and walk up to the house!

Our driveway is a bit steep and curvy for those who are used to driving only in metropolitan areas, but is not a problem. It is 80 ft. long and well maintained. It is common in the hills surrounding Santa Fe - to reach the top you have to go up!

Take it with momentum, stay in low gear and don't stop until you reach the parking area on top!

Santa Fe sits at 7,000 in the southernmost Rocky Mountains.

During the WINTER MONTHS when there is SNOW ON THE GROUND four wheel drive and winter tires are a must. If there is too much snow, one can park on the bottom of the driveway and walk up to the house. We have a snow removal service in place to clear the driveway, but if there is too much snow and ice you might have to wait for the streets leading up to the house to be plowed.

Most of the time, even if there is a big snow storm, the snow will melt off within 24 hours once the sun comes out.

THE AREA

Seton Village/Sunlit Hills, is slightly rural and the views are very expansive; the house is 2,100 sqft. and sits on its own hill on 6 acres in one of the most desirable neighborhoods of Santa Fe, with a 10-minute drive to town.

Parking is available on top at the house for up to four cars. Our 21 by 16 ft. deck allows you to take in unimaginable vistas!

HOUSE RULES

We know our guests will bring charm and grace to our home and would not do anything that a sophisticated adult shouldn't be doing!

No smoking.

More Details

Property Manager
Claudia Zorn
Member since: 2015
Speaks English, French, German, Styrian
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
16 August, 2017

About Claudia Zorn

Santa Fe offers an extraordinary lifestyle filled with both culture and natural beauty. My husband and I have each been involved in contemporary art galleries in Santa Fe, New York and San Francisco. I am from Austria, and my husband was raised in California and France. We are passionate about exploring new countries, and we especially love introducing other travelers to Santa Fe, one of the most unique places in the world.

Beyond travel, our life is filled with our two children, two dogs, hiking, interior design, fine wine, opera, jazz, and classic films.

Claudia Zorn purchased this house in 2015

Why Claudia Zorn chose New Mexico

The best 360-degree views in all of Santa Fe - from outside and from within!

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Santa Fe in Santa Fe County

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 2100 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00 / Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • rural ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Master Bathroom - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
    Guest Bathroom - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
  • Each bathroom has a shower with bathtub, a window and a fan vent.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Guest Bedroom - 1 Large Double Bed , 1 Single Bed
    Master Bedroom - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , 2 Single Bed , Two daybeds convert into real beds with real mattresses.
  • Both bedrooms have large closets and their own bathrooms.
Entertainment:
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Terrace ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • Miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • hiking
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • Parasailing
  • Racquetball
  • rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • ski lift pass
  • ski pass optional
  • ski
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • caving
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Baby sitter available!

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
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Beautiful house, fabulous views

  • 5 of 5

The house is lovely - clean, beautifully decorated, with everything you need. The view of downtown Santa Fe from the deck is amazing. The owner is so kind and did everything she could to make us comfortable - even brought us a load of firewood midweek. Our only tip is to be prepared to not have TV - only Netflix on roku. Not a big deal but something to be aware of.

  • Review Submitted: May 13, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Loved it!

  • 5 of 5

Amazing views!! Awesome host! Our stay was so wonderful and the house was clean and well kept. We can't wait to come back!

  • Review Submitted: Mar 16, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Amazing!

  • 5 of 5

We love this property! The view is ridiculous. A little windy one day but perfect all the others. The house is wonderfully spacious and the kitchen was so much fun to cook in! We never had to eat out! Claudia was awesome! We will definitely stay again!

  • Review Submitted: Mar 15, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Amazing is Right

  • 5 of 5

This place is everything you want in a vacation rental and more. Visited mid February 2017 and the views are truly amazing. The house is very spacious and tastefully decorated. Claudia has really thought of everything. The driveway is steep but with front wheel drive Suv was able to negotiate ok. When it snowed which it did 2 nights we were there, I hooked up the Snow chains to err on the side of caution. But this is the price you pay for the gorgeous views. Would rent this again.

  • Review Submitted: Feb 14, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Splendid Digs!

  • 5 of 5

Every need was fulfilled in the mountaintop stay. Wonderful bedrooms, exquisite linens, relaxing furniture throughout the property and deck. The kitchen enabled us to enjoy a relaxing breakfast at our leisure before a hike. In the evenings we made yummy dinners, lingered over our wine glasses in the dining room, and played games, and watched a movie. Thank you, Claudia, for sharing your delightful home with us, the wine and chocolate crisps, your kind welcome & accommodating our arrival. Beyond our expectations👍𣐼􏏼👍𣐼􏏼👍𣐼􏏼👍𣐼􏏼👍𣐼􏏼

  • Review Submitted: Feb 9, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Spacious with tremendous views

  • 5 of 5

The whole family came together to celebrate my husband's "big" birthday at the sky house. The house is quite spacious, fully furnished, clean and the views are tremendous. It was easy to find and not too far from the center of Santa Fe. The only thing we found lacking were pot holders and dish towels in the kitchen. But we made do and had a great celebration. Thanks!

  • Review Submitted: Jan 22, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Santa Fe Plaza
Canyon Road
Georgia O'Keeffe Museum
El Farol Restaurant & Lounge
Museum of International Folk Art
Santa Fe Farmers Market
Nearest Airport
16 Miles
Santa Fe Airport
Nearest Barpub
2 Miles
Harry's Roadhouse, Old Las Vegas Hwy.
Nearest Golf
12 Miles
Santa Fe Country Club
Nearest Train
6 Miles
Santa Fe Rail Runner, South Capitol Station
Nearest Restaurant
2 Miles
Harry's Roadhouse, Old Las Vegas Hwy.
Nearest Ski
11 Miles
Santa Fe Ski Basin
Car: necessary

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Santa Fe, USA

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
USD
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
July - August
1 Jul 2017 - 31 Aug 2017
2 night minimum stay
£504
for 2 nights
From
£206
 
 
Nightly Rate
8 Sep 2017 - 8 Sep 2017
1 night minimum stay
£275
for 1 night
From
£182
 
 
Sep - Oct. 2017
9 Sep 2017 - 31 Oct 2017
2 night minimum stay
£450
for 2 nights
From
£178
 
 
November 2017
1 Nov 2017 - 21 Nov 2017
2 night minimum stay
£458
for 2 nights
From
£182
 
 
Thanksgiving 2017
22 Nov 2017 - 26 Nov 2017
3 night minimum stay
£710
for 3 nights
From
£206
 
 
Nov - Dec 2017
27 Nov 2017 - 20 Dec 2017
2 night minimum stay
£473
for 2 nights
From
£190
 
 
Xmas-NewYr. 2017
21 Dec 2017 - 3 Jan 2018
3 night minimum stay
£663
for 3 nights
From
£190
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
£450
for 2 nights
From
£178
 

Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £93.07
Damage Deposit £116.34

Since many guests come from metropolitan areas: There is a steep but well-maintained 100 ft. long driveway. Take it with momentum and don't stop until you reach the top! Front-wheel drive and all-wheel drive cars recommended, but size does not matter. Large mini-vans only with experienced drivers. When there is snow on the ground, four-wheel drive a must, and good tires are always recommended!

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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