2 Bedroom 2 Bath home walk to Camyon Rd, beautiful yards, A/C
Internet: Wi-Fi Internet
Cooling: Refrigerated Air
Hot Tub: No
Casa Estrella, a lovingly-restored historic adobe in the heart of the Historic Eastside of Santa Fe, lies at the end of a private drive surrounded by other period adobe and Territorial homes. The finest galleries and restaurants of Canyon Road are only a five minute walk away. Stroll to the Plaza and the Governors Palace in fifteen minutes. Explore the four world class museums on Museum Hill within 1.3 miles. It is less than six miles to the Santa Fe Opera and minutes from the new Railyard arts and entertainment district. This authentic Pueblo Revival casita has been totally redone over the past two years and has been furnished with new and antique furnishings and stainless steel appliances in a contemporary New Mexico style. There are double-adobe walls, 9-foot beamed ceilings, hand-troweled diamond plaster walls, skylights, wide-plank pine and white oak floors, and Saltillo tile throughout. French doors in the kitchen lead to an outdoor patio dining area and the gardens. Warm yourself by the kiva fireplace in the living room on chilly Santa Fe nights. There is a completely equipped modern kitchen, and the dining table seats six. The two lovely bedrooms include a master suite with a California King bed, dressing area and bath plus a guest bedroom with a King bed and shower bath. The house has a full-size stacking washer-dryer in the utility area. There are 3 wall mounted refrigerated air conditioners mounted in the kitchen and each bedroom. Casa Estrella is filled with signed Native American art and is surrounded by lovely garden areas on four sides. Relax to the sounds of a Stone Forest millstone fountain and discover Sanctuary, an original sculpture by renowned artist Bill Worrell in the garden. The landscaping is softly illuminated for truly enchanting Santa Fe evenings. The gardens are perfect for outdoor entertaining or a romantic evening for two. There are three separate outdoor areas for dining, cocktails or just enjoying a rain shower or snowfall. A lounge area shaded by a large Russian olive tree has a cocktail table, seating for four and a chimenea. Enjoy your meals, cocktails and star gazing around the garden dining table for six. In season, savor fruit from apple, apricot, peach and plum trees in the gardens. The house and gardens are completely enclosed by adobe walls ad coyote fences. Aspen trees line the drive along the outer wall of the casita. This very popular property is perfect for one or two couples!Permit#:12-00110563 Ed and Marilyn, I just wanted to take a moment to thank you for sharing your special Santa Fe casa with me. When I arrived it was candle-lit with soft music playing-such a warm welcome. Everything about Casa Estrella felt warm and peaceful and nourishing. I so appreciate the care you put into making it comfortable for your guests, like me. It was just what I needed and a truly special place. Thank you so much. With true appreciation, Jill.--Jill A., Seattle, Mar. 2011 Well, first of all, wow! Thank you so much for creating such a beautiful space and sharing it! It truly is so peaceful and relaxing here. Everything is so nicely laid out, so well instructed and with such a nice reflection of and sensitivity to being here in Santa Fe. It does, indeed, have a great feel. I'm in heaven. --Jill A. Seattle area, March 2011 Great house and outdoor area. Very close to everything. Will return! 5 star! Excellent Thanksgiving! Santa Fe was a perfect experience. Great food, weather and a warm, beautiful place to stay. We enjoyed all your treasures and history of them. Thanksgiving 2010 Weather was beautiful! The casita is amazing, so warm and homey! The Plaza is close and lots of shops on the way. I loved the decorations also! -- Iowa Park, TX, Oct-Nov 2010 Absolutely outstanding place, wonderful art, and great thoughtful touches throughout--very nice of you to have the champ This home may have a minimum night stay based on seasonality and availability.