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ESCAPE TO THE EXTRAORDINARY IN THE ENCHANTED FOREST OF NORTHERN NEW MEXICO!

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The Q
Excellent
3 reviews
The Q
The Q living room & sleeping alcove
The Q solarium
Full kitchen in the Q
The Q dining area
The Q full bathroom
The Q from the west
The Stick Casita
The Stick Casita living area
The Stick Casita bedroom
Kitchenette has a fridge, microwave, & toaster oven.
The Stick Casita full bathroom
Trail to the Tipis
The 2 Tipis
The spiral labyrinth outside the Q
Double rainbow over the enchanted forest of Carson!
Along a rural road in Carson
The enchanted forest of Carson!
On the way to Taos
The Rio Grand Gorge National Monument
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Overview
Holiday Rental House -
2 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 12
Carson, Taos County, New Mexico
LOCATION: This private rural retreat is located in the high desert forest of northern New Mexico. The land is really incredible here. The town (village is more like it), consists of about 150 residents, a general store, a post office, and a fire department. The property itself is on 20 acres. A sense of serenity is pervasive in the natural surrounding landscape, and you will notice the tensions from daily life dissolve.

The three miles of dirt roads to the retreat are passable year-round and give the feeling that you are 'out there'. A 4-wheel drive vehicle is recommended in the snow and in the springtime mud. If you'd like some off-site adventure, Taos is 40 minutes away, and Santa Fe is about an hour and a half. The Ski Valley is one-hour door to door, and Ojo Caliente Mineral Springs is less than 30 minutes. You can visit...
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About the Owner
Elizabeth B
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a day
Interaction with guests
There's a wonderful caretaker on-site. He will welcome you and give you a brief orientation upon arrival. He lives across the road, so if you need anything, he is there. And feel free to pick his brain, (or mine), for tons of stuff to do in this amazing area!
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Reviewed 30 December 2016

This house and accompanying casita are just as described. Spacious, well-furnished, well-equipped in a peaceful, quiet location. The radiant floor heating and the solarium in "Q" make it very warm and comforting in the cold of winter. The bathroom is very nice with a great...More

Thank Danny E
Management response:Responded 31 December 2016

Thanks so much, Danny! And thanks for leaving the place in great shape! Hope to see you here again sometime!

Reviewed 12 October 2016

The property was fabulous for wandering and enjoying the peace and quiet. Lots of different bird species, nice trail, greenhouse herbs/veggies and good climbing trees (and tire swing) were a few of the things my family enjoyed. The Q was well stocked and equipped with...More

Thank jaypierce
Management response:Responded 14 October 2016

Thanks for the sweet review, Jay, and for leaving the place in great shape! So glad you and your family enjoyed your time here. You're welcome anytime!

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Amenities
  • Alarm Clock
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (7)
  • Dishwasher
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (2)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (10)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Porch
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared Garden
  • Single Beds:(4)
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Sofa Beds:(2)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
Damage protection insurance is required for groups of 6 or more for $59.
Bathrooms
    2 Full baths
Bedrooms
    4 Twins
    2 Sofas
    1 King
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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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R 1 795
US$135
Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to South African Rand 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 fee: R 1 330 / stay - Fee
Additional Rate and Availability Information
If you are traveling with pets there are 2 kennels in Carson, just 2 miles away en route. Please inquire.
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About the neighbourhood
The location is magical, especially if you're looking to get away from it all, yet be nearby to the wonders of Northern New Mexico. We're 40 minutes from Taos, 55 minutes from Taos Ski Valley, 20 minutes from the Rio Grande Del Norte National Monument, 90 minutes from Santa Fe, and 25 minutes from Ojo Caliente Spa and Mineral Springs. The trees here are very special- normally you don't see such tall old piñon pines and junipers. And the sage smells fantastic, especially after it rains. Treat yourself to a relaxing vacation in an enchanted forest.
Getting around
The roads are passable year-round, but a 4WD or AWD is highly recommended in snow and springtime mud.
Access
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: ABQ: 241.0 km
Railway: Lamy: 161.0 km
Nearest major airport is ABQ, (Albuquerque), but there are now select flights on United and American to SAF, (Santa Fe). There is also a train station in Lamy. Plenty of safe parking on the property.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Nearest Beach: 13.0 km.
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