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Artistic sanctuary on six blissful acres...
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Artistic sanctuary on six blissful acres...
A lovely adobe home on 6+ acres with outdoor hydrotherapy tub, hammocks, trees, pure tranquilIty.
The living room is spacious, big fireplace, beams, traditional adobe.
Nice size CA King Sleigh bed, with a large picture window and secret door in the main bedroom.
Another shot of the bedroom.
Recycled barn wood used throughout El Sanctuario.  Very tradition, artistic, homey and super clean.
Double rain shower heads for a luxurious shower or use the adjacent soaker tub to relax your muscles
Soaking tub and double rain shower heads for two!
Want a bon fire, have at it!  Enjoy dusk with a nice sized outdoor fire.
The front yard has great views of the Sangre De Cristo mountains.  Summertime views with the monsoon
Artistic touches abound.  An old chapel up the hill is also on the land.
Yes, we get snow!!  Each year is different but you must be prepared in the winter.  Fireplace ready!
Dead of winter!!!
Showtime.
You can't always keep up with the downfall!!
Summertime is the time of flowers and birdsongs and bees.
Great statue of Archangel Raphael adjacent to your own personal outdoor patio.
A local red tail, scouting out the options for breakfast!
The wealth of trees on this land are home to many large and small birds.
A visiting long eared owl!
There are lots of places to rest outdoors.  As the spring comes in, it gets prettier and prettier!
Swings are all around for you to enjoy.  Find the view you want and take a load off!
The views are absolutely gorgeous.  Have a meal outside or sip on some tea or coffee as you lounge.
Sit, relax or sleep in our little adobe house on the hill, complete with 2 queen futons and blankets
Views from the little adobe porch house on the hill.  Ready with 2 futons and blankets.
Lilacs are in full bloom in the early spring.  So fragrant.
Our dome greenhouse filled with goodies.
Some freshly picked radishes from the greenhouse.
Here come the artichokes!
Raspberries are plentiful in the late summer and fall.
The moon is striking when it's full.  Great shadows and plays of light in the sky and on the land.
We've got the best sky in New Mexico.  Sunsets never disappoint.
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Overview
Guest house -
1 Bedroom , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 4
El Prado, Taos, Taos County, New Mexico
Famed Taos Artist 'Rod Goebel' designed this gem - 1100 sq foot guest house, with brick floors and floor heat, hand carved wood details, thick adobe walls, large living room fireplace ready to stoke, large covered patio & gas grill, outdoor hydrotherapy spa, 6+ acres, chem - free throughout, kitchenette, loads of appliances if cooking, double rain showers, soaker tub indoors, retreat like tranquility. The property enjoys the feeling of being surrounded by nature though it's close to everything. Surrounded by a variety of birds including falcons, owls, ravens, songbirds & magpies, many of whom have annual nests in the many trees. Leave the living room window cracked at night and you'll hear serenading coyotes each night.

In the fall, it is possible for a bear to come looking for fruit before their winter hibern...
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About the Owner, Vivien B
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 1 day ago
Listed since : Dec 2015
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 22 reviews and 1 property
Interaction with guests
We are happy to interact with you as desired and will gladly give recommendations on things to do in Taos. Most of our guests have enjoyed their complete privacy and wanted limited contact so that's all up to you. Please feel free to text or call with any requests or questions. We are foodies and can often steer you in the right direction for a great meal based on tastes and budget. We are here for you in the best way possible and just want you to relax and enjoy the land and the home.
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Excellent - based on 22 reviews
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Ann N
Palm Bay, Florida
Level 5 Contributor
52 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago for a stay in April 2018

A perfect place to celebrate life, love and to enjoy the beauty that New Mexico has to offer! Feel the peace and tranquility of this beautiful area.. listening to the birds, the wind through the trees, the mountain views... I can't find words more fitting than "truly magical". My husband and I were searching for a place to renew and...

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Management response:

Ann and Bruce, you're too kind and I feel you brought some enchantment with you to Taos. Anytime you need it, we're here for you.

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Donna P
1 review
Reviewed 7 April 2018 for a stay in March 2018

Vivien is a fabulous host! She responded immediately to my three days of texts providing recommendations on sites, restaurants, groceries stores, shopping and best of all the Poeh Culture Center on the way to Santa Fe. This guesthouse is phenomenal--beautifully decorated, spacious, comfortable with a very spiritual feel. We will stay here again in the future.

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Management response:

Thank you Donna and I much appreciate your love of the Native culture, which is, by its very nature, very spiritual and earth based. I really enjoyed having you both and surely do hope you can someday return. Any host would be lucky to have you stay!

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JoAnne A
Clifton Park, New York
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20 reviews
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Reviewed 10 March 2018 for a stay in March 2018

We stayed at El Santauri for 3 nights and really enjoyed our stay. We were warmly welcomed by our host Vivien and she provided us with a complete tour of the property. The house was well equipped and clean. We thoroughly enjoyed relaxing in the outdoor spa.

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Well thanks so much and come relax anytime!

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Amenities
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hot Tub
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Patio
  • Playground
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Swingset
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
We welcome smoking in our adjacent outdoor patio areas. We will provide ashtrays. Be mindful of your butts and make sure there is nothing tossed in the yard. Fire hazards are...
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Bathrooms
    1 Full bath
Bedrooms
    1 Sofa
    1 Super King
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Rates

Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

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Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 2 nights
RM 609
US$153
RM 629
US$158
RM 3,397
US$854
21 Dec 2018 -
3 Jan 2019
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3 nights
RM 617
US$155
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Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to Malaysian Ringgit and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
Fees
  • cleaning: RM 239 / stay - Fee
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About the neighbourhood
Great area for long walks or leisurely stints in the garden areas. The home is easily accessed from two main highways, north of the town of Taos about 12 minutes yet feeling like you're off the beaten path. Here on the property there are swings and dining tables and seating in different areas along with a covered patio lounge on the hillside for hanging out with a good book and some incredible views of the valley. The Chapel here is awaiting some restoration work but you are free to wander the land and pick some beets or carrots or other veggies out of the greenhouse. The berry orchard produces great raspberries in the summer and some later bloomers in the fall. Please help yourself!
Getting around
Bring a car as there are no taxis or uber rides and only limited bus service to very limited areas.
Access
Car recommended
How to get there
A GPS will bring you to our road. Please text when you are very close by. At the end of the road you'll come to a fork - turn left into our driveway and we will be waiting to show you where to park.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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