This home may have a minimum night stay based on seasonality and availability.
Views from the Ridge lives up to its name with tranquil grand mountain scenery, and magnificent starry skies. Only 15 minutes from the Plaza, this vacation rental is a place to truly get away, but not too far away. Enjoy nearby hiking or just sit on the spacious portal and watch the changing light on mountains, ridges and arroyos that stretch all the way to the Colorado border. Convenient to the Santa Fe Opera house, the flea market, the quaint village of Tesuque, and the road north toward Taos, Chimayo, or Los Alamos.
The front of the residence has an adobe-brick wall for privacy, and a lovely landscaped courtyard behind its Santa Fe gate, making the entrance both private and memorable. Perfect for a morning coffee to sit and enjoy the lavender, sage and herb garden.
Entering the home you'll have an immediate sense of its airiness via an open-floor plan. The public space shares the kitchen, dining room and kitchen, with two private bedroom suites in the wings.The dining area seats six comfortably, while the full kitchen has a large island, with bar spaces to accommodate an additional three guests. The living room offers easy lounging, with its stuffed chairs and sofa; in addition, a sitting area by the fireplace provides a perfect spot to warm a chill, as well as the radiant heating system throughout the residence. And for those summer days, there's an evaporative, water-based cooling system.
On the other side of the entrance you'll find a more intimate den or study, complete with a new Mexico-style desk and internet/wi-fi access, and folk art charm. This library room has its own wood-burning fireplace, comfortable suede sofa, television and DVD player.
Adjacent to this entertainment area, you'll find a queen bedroom and full bathroom, with a lovely wood rocker. A laundry room is close at hand with washing material for use during your stay.
The master has an old world charm, highlighted by its stained glass windows and candle-lit fireplace. A Private toilet, sunken jacuzzi tub with picture window, and dual sink vanity can be found off of the master bedroom, complete with hand-painted cabinetry of the high desert.
A propane barbeque awaits the chef on the portal terrace, complete with patio furniture and a dining table for guests. The patio wraps around the back side of the home, where you'll enjoy the great views for picturesque moments throughout your stay, evidenced in the photo slideshow. A two-car garage and alarm system make this enchanting place secure, within its peaceful walls. Come and see Santa Fe the Tesuque see what all the buzz is about!
Please note, due to its foothill location, the residence may require a 4-wheel drive during winter months.
This home is located near other Kokopelli-managed properties, and when leased together, can accommodate a larger group or multiple families looking to stay close in proximity to one another.
"This is our 3rd time renting this house and we love it even more than ever, if that's possible! Love the views, the quiet, the great style, comfort and perfect layout of the house for 2 couples. Thank you for making it available to city folks."New York, NY
"Today we witnessed the red sunset, the 'magic hour' that my daughter has been talking about. I wonder if the pictures will show even a fraction of its beauty. We have had such a wonderful family vacation here. Thank you for sharing your home with us."Liberty, MO
"Just incredible!! This has been the most enjoyable, fulfilling and memorable place we have ever stayed. We just soak up every detail of the house and its furnishings... to top that off with a view only God could have created. Thank you for a few days of heaven."Forney, TX
Bedding Configuration: 1 King, 1 Queen, 1 Other
* Entertainment: DVD Player, Flat Screen TVs, High-Speed Internet, Stereo System
* Entertainment and technology: Standard TV, Direct TV premium satellite, Surround sound, CD player, DVD player, Board games
* Heat and air: Radiant heat, Evaporative/swamp cooler, Living room w/wood fireplace, Master bedrm w/wood fireplace
* Kitchen area: Full kitchen all std appliances, Updated kitchen cabinets, Other countertop finish, Dishwasher, Washer/dryer
* Living: High Speed Internet, Ironing Board, Linens, Vigas, Walk-in Closet, Washer & Dryer, Wireless Internet
* Other living spaces: Master bedrm w/walk-in closet, Jacuzzi tub, Office/study, Sitting area/room, Board games
* Outdoors: Private patio, Patio furniture, Landscaped garden, Two-car garage, Dirt drive/road, Security system, Propane grill, 360 degree views, Sangre de Cristo Mtn views, Sunset views
* Pets: Sorry no pets
* Style and decor: Southwestern decor, Brick floors, French doors, Vigas