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Taos' Cutest Casita

Great little ski lodge, only 8 miles from Taos Ski Valley!
3 reviews
Great little ski lodge, only 8 miles from Taos Ski Valley!
Beautiful light airy kitchen and loft stairs
Amazing New Mexico blue skies!
Sweet little Casita with beautiful gardens
Come on in your private gate and parking under the covered carport
your little kitchen for 'cooking-in', with gas and charcoal grills outside
Kitchen/ living area with sofa sleeper and lovely views ~ loft bedroom upstairs
Little grotto bathroom with slate floors and glass block shower.... hot tub outdoors for soaking
Up the stairs to the sleeping loft... be careful, they are steep!
Our 'ambassadors', ultra friendly labradors Guido and Luigi, washer and dryer on the right
Your El Salto Mountain view
Wake up to the sunrise over El Salto Mountain
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1 Bedroom , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 2
Arroyo Seco, Taos County, New Mexico
Perfect romantic getaway, and you can even bring your 4-legged furry child! This little casita is on a private dead-end road with beautiful views out every window. We feature lovely gardens and a latilla fenced private yard with a large deck, shade trees for reading under while you enjoy the mountain view, and a hot tub for viewing some of the most spectacular stars in our famously dark skies. The casita is fully equipped with all the amenities to make your stay and 'cooking-in' experience just perfect, or you can enjoy a walk down a country road to the little hamlet of Arroyo Seco for great restaurants, music shopping and Taos' best homemade ice cream! We have down pillows and comforters for the cool Taos nights ( no air conditioning needed ~ just open the windows! ) and all the amenities down to the robes, slippers and kitch... Read more
About the Owner, Kitty F
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 67 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: Today
Listed since : Apr 2016
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 3 reviews and 1 property
Interaction with guests
We respect your privacy when you stay at the private casita, though it is on the acre and a half property shared with us. We each have a private yard as well. If you want help or interaction we welcome you to call our home phone or just come up and knock on the door!
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Excellent - based on 3 reviews
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Reviewed 6 July 2017 for a stay in June 2017

We loved staying at Kitty's Casita in Arroyo Secco, NM. The location was perfect - between all that Taos has to offer and the trailheads of the National Forest for wonderful hiking. The Casita is charming and private. The roses surrounding the Casita were in full bloom. Deck, grill and hot tub lovely amenities. The Casita is very well appointed...

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Reviewed 8 January 2017 for a stay in January 2017

Kitty's Casita is amazing. The space is as described and more: cozy, perfect for two, well-equipped kitchen, remote and secluded in addition to being a short drive from everything from the Taos Ski Valley to downtown. We had no idea the location near Arroyo Seco would be so perfect. Sitting in the hot tub while it snowed looking at the...

Management response:

Thank you so much Ben and Alayna ~ it was so delightful to have you, and know that you enjoyed my Casita so much.... I'm grateful to know that you appreciate my efforts to make it the best! We really look forward to your return. Kitty


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Reviewed 5 January 2017 for a stay in December 2016

Charming Casita with everything you need;beautiful views from the windows, private and secluded but near everything. Make sure you check out the village of Arroyo Seco as it is a gem in itself, with great food, especially the Taos Cow! We hope to return before long. Great hosts!

Management response:

Thanks so much! Don't take so long next time to come back! All the best, Kitty and Joe


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  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Internet Access
  • Private Garden
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Secure Parking
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Not kid-friendly
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
We love dogs and welcome them with a few guidelines: There are doggie bags in the top drawer of the kitchen to pick up after your stay. We also don't allow dogs upstairs or...
    1 Shower
    1 Sofa
    1 King
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  • pet fee: $68 / stay - Fee
  • Cleaning fee: $135 / stay - Fee
  • Damage Deposit: $135 / stay - Deposit
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About the neighbourhood
Our little neighborhood is on a dead end one lane very quiet road called Juan Martinez ( you can see it on the map ). Be sure to be considerate of the neighbors when you get to the one lane road and pull over if need be. Also please secure the gate behind you and your family as well as ours (including the 'ambassadors' labradors, Luigi and Guido) will get to enjoy the entire acre and a half! Our views are 360o of lovely mountains and you can see all the way to the Rio Grande Gorge. You can even see the waterfall if you know where to look....
You can also enjoy some beautiful country walks down the rural roads in our area, and we can tell you about lovely hikes right out the door!
Getting around
We don't have mass transit out in our rural area so you will need a car. It is advisable but not mandatory to have a 4 wheel drive in the winters. The county road is maintained and we plow our road and driveway. Bikes are a big bonus from the property.... we can tell you about some beautiful rides and mountain bike rides.
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Taos Municipal Airport: 25.0 km
From the 'Old Blinking Light' Junction ( of highways 522,64 and 150), northof Taos Plaza approximately 5 miles. Take highway 150 towards Taos Ski Valley and Arroyo Seco. Take 150 through the town of Arroyo Seco and keep right past the 90 turn at the Valdez Rim Rd.  Pass Los Altos subdivision, and look for the dirt road B-077 and follow past the first turn
(Calle Martinez) to the second road, Juan Martinez and veer right. The road becomes a one lane road ( please yield to traffic ). Look for the big monolith rock and 2 red reflectors and a blue fence post with 26 on it. Turn in driveway and pass our big house around the aspen grove to your carport and private entrance. Key is under the doormat. Welcome!
GPS 36'31'44.35'N 105'33'43.36'W
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