Arroyo Seco - Los Altos - Half way between Taos, NM village and Taos Ski Valley - 8 miles either direction
Guests enjoy eclectic Southwest / French Country charm, tasteful furnishings and 4 king bedrooms. For flexible sleeping arrangements, the den bedroom King bed can be converted to 2 twins. Be sure to notify caretaker long before arrival should your group require twins.
A recently remodeled country kitchen with granite counters and custom crafted knotty alder solid wood cabinets, Wolf commercial oven/range delight both the novice cook and the gourmet chef.
Radiant heated floors add to the quiet comfort and ambiance of this spacious, light and bright home. 4 bedroom and 4 bathroom sleeping 10 guests (or 12 to 14 guests with special arrangements including the cabin / casita / studio guest house).
Amenities include a well-equipped gourmet kitchen with Wolf oven / range, 3 Direct Satellite TV's (with 31 continuous play music channels and many free movie channels), washer and dryer. The professionally landscaped yard offers privacy, a lovely babbling brook (acequia irrigation stream). A jumbo covered deck 14 ft. x 52 ft., overlooking the acequia stream extends living space in a very private back yard. A gas grill, hammock and hot tub add to outdoor pleasures along with gorgeous mountain views and stream.
The luxury master suite with his & hers separate bathrooms + a massage room and jacuzzi tub for two makes Casa Bella a Honeymoon favorite.
Also, rare and unique to Taos, Casa Bella comes equipped with an efficient and central evaporative cooling system that functions in desert climates only. Those who have never experienced "swamp cooling" as a form of air-conditioning are in for a treat.
King (memory foam) master #1 with 2 bathrooms - one for him (with walk in shower) and one luxury bathroom for her (with huge walk in double shower + separate large jacuzzi tub for 2) makes Casa Bella a favorite for Honeymooners & Anniversaries. Included is a flat screen satellite TV and a Queen sleeper sofa and panoramic mountain views.
King master #2 with tub/shower combo comes equipped with a large sofa, large computer table/desk and large flat screen satellite TV.
King #3 (memory foam) guest bedroom & King #4 or 2 Twins den bedroom share guest bathroom with tub.
Casita Bella, (optional guest house / cabin /casita) is a full "studio guest house" perfect for 2, can sleep 2 additional children either on sofa tops or on child fold out foam 3 inch futon mats. Full kitchen and laundry, Satellite TV, stream, patio, deck and private Hot Tub can be rented separately or with Casa Bella for large groups.
Activities and Special Interests
This property provides access to the following activities and special interests:
» Family Vacations
» Group and Reunion
» White Water Rafting
Other Activities and Interests:
Dining, Bird Watching, Scenic Taos Driving Tours, Spas and Health Options, Taos Area Parks and Recreation Areas, The Taos Music Scene, Taos Festivals, Taos Area Museums
» Air Conditioning
» Cable/Dish TV
» Hot Tub (Community)
» Internet Access
» Pool (Community)
» Coffee Maker
» Iron / Ironing Board
» DVD Player
» Tennis Court
Other Property Amenities
Gas Log Fireplace