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Dragonfly cottage at Desert Willow

31 reviews
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Overview
2 bedrooms
1 bathroom
5 guests
2 nights minimum
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The Dragonfly Cottage is a mountain sanctuary, offering a peaceful and relaxing get-away destination for travelers looking for an authentic New Mexico experience. The cottage is centrally located between Albuquerque and Santa Fe, and within a short drive of various mineral hot springs, the wildlife refuge of the Valles Caldera National Preserve and the Bandelier National Monument. Nestled in a tranquil mountain canyon amid vast majestic sheer cliffs and quiet mountain serenity, The Dragonfly Cottage is a nature-lover's delight. The cottage is located on the Jemez River in the village of Jemez Springs, New Mexico.We pamper our guests with cozy and private accommodations under old cottonwoods and majestic cliffs, boasting all the comforts from home. For you convenience, The Dragonfly Cott...The Dragonfly Cottage is a mountain sanctuary, offering a peaceful and relaxing get-away destination for travelers looking for an authentic New Mexico experience. The cottage is centrally located between Albuquerque and Santa Fe, and within a short drive of various mineral hot springs, the wildlife refuge of the Valles Caldera National Preserve and the Bandelier National Monument. Nestled in a tranquil mountain canyon amid vast majestic sheer cliffs and quiet mountain serenity, The Dragonfly Cottage is a nature-lover's delight. The cottage is located on the Jemez River in the village of Jemez Springs, New Mexico.We pamper our guests with cozy and private accommodations under old cottonwoods and majestic cliffs, boasting all the comforts from home. For you convenience, The Dragonfly Cottage offers a homelike atmosphere, including a fully equipped kitchen, wood burning fireplace, gas grill and a large, redwood deck overlooking the Jemez River Valley.The Dragonfly Cottage is a private and self-contained vacation home sitting between a wildflower meadow and the Jemez River in the Jemez Mountains -- just over an hour from Albuquerque or an hour and a half from Santa Fe, New Mexico. The Dragonfly Cottage is a perfect 'base camp' for a discovery trip to northern New Mexico and a popular hideaway for honeymooning newlyweds, familes, small groups or couples seeking a charming, private getaway.The Dragonfly Cottage is a smoke-free, private, two bedroom and one bathroom vacation home. Brick floors with radiant floor heating, hand-made custom pine cabinets and ceramic tile create a cheerful ambiance in our little, 800 square foot cottage while windows bring in the stunning cliff and river valley views. There are two queen-size beds, and one full bathroom with bathtub and shower. There is also a blow up mattress available for use in the living room. And for those who want to sleep with the stars above their heads, bring your sleeping bags to set up on the redwood deck. The deck stretches almost from one end of the cottage to the other; with the river running by just down the bank. Bring your own food and prepare meals in our fully equipped kitchen. Local restaurants are also available in the area. The Dragonfly Cottage is the perfect place to make memories! The rates per night depend on number of guests. Ranging from $169 for up to three guests per night to $169 for four or more guests per night.More
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Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Outdoor Dining Area
Towels Provided
Air Conditioning
Private Garden
A Winter Sun Getaway
Ceiling Fans
TV
Parking
Rural/Countryside Retreats
City Getaway
Linens Provided
Internet Access
Toaster
Cooker
Grill
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Local Guides/Maps
Fishing Nearby
Alarm Clock
Long Term Rentals (Over 1 Month)
Central Heating
Water Views
Dishwasher
Freezer
Waterfront
Iron
Hiking Trips
Microwave
Mountain Views
Wi-Fi
Kettle
House Swap
Patio
Deck
Fireplace
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Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

This is a gem of a cabin right on the river with an incredible view of the mountain. Beds are comfortable. Private and enjoyable. The boiler went out and we had no hot water, so Nick treated us all to the bathhouse in town on...More

Thank Nannerdoodle
DragonflyCottage, VR Owner at Dragonfly cottage at Desert Willow, responded to this reviewResponded 28 July 2018

Sorry about the no hot water and thank you so much for your understanding. Thank you for the great review. See you next time.

Reviewed 20 April 2018

This is such a lovely property with so much charm and outstanding views, just perfect for my weekend getaway. There is a beautiful deck to relax and enjoy nature right by the river. The owner is so accommodating and pleasant to work with. I will...More

Thank Freedom768571
DragonflyCottage, VR Owner at Dragonfly cottage at Desert Willow, responded to this reviewResponded 21 April 2018

I'm so glad you enjoyed your stay. Hope you can make it back.

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Reviewed 20 April 2018 via mobile

I spent a weekend vacation at this cottage last summer and it was absolutely perfect. I still remember how much I enjoyed my stay and would definitely return. After cooking dinner in the kitchen, I ate it from the deck of which has an incredible...More

Thank Jodi F
DragonflyCottage, VR Owner at Dragonfly cottage at Desert Willow, responded to this reviewResponded 21 April 2018

Thanks for staying at the Dragonfly Cottage. I'm so glad you enjoyed your stay.

Reviewed 3 January 2018

We really enjoyed staying at the Dragonfly House. I have recommended it to several friends. Will definitely visit again!

Thank Inspire627758
DragonflyCottage, VR Owner at Dragonfly cottage at Desert Willow, responded to this reviewResponded 16 January 2018

I'm so glad you enjoyed your stay. Thank you for the great review.

Reviewed 22 December 2017

Just getting to this review from February as we are planning to return early next spring. Nice and quiet. (It was the off season). Nice fireplace with stock of wood and firestarter. Clean inside and out. Great deck by the river to stare at the...More

Thank Dennis C
DragonflyCottage, VR Owner at Dragonfly cottage at Desert Willow, responded to this reviewResponded 24 December 2017

I'm so glad you enjoyed your stay and will be returning. Coming in Spring will be a great time to enjoy the stars outside on the wood deck by the river. Thank you for the kind review.

About the Owner
Nicholas W
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:December 2014
Availability
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About the neighbourhood
The Dragonfly Cottage is a mountain sanctuary, offering a peaceful and relaxing get-away destination for travelers looking for an authentic New Mexico experience. The cottage is centrally located between Albuquerque and Santa Fe, and within a short drive of various mineral hot springs, the wildlife refuge of the Valles Caldera National Preserve and the Bandelier National Monument. Nestled in a tranquil mountain canyon amid vast majestic sheer cliffs and quiet mountain serenity, The Dragonfly Cottage is a nature-lover's delight. The cottage is located on the Jemez River in the village of Jemez Springs, New Mexico.We pamper our guests with cozy and private accommodations under old cottonwoods and majestic cliffs, boasting all the comforts f
Getting around
You will need a car to get to cottage, 4WD is not necessary. There is no public transportation. The cottage is just off the main road, a mile south of Jemez Springs. The roads are plowed and maintained in the winter if it snows.
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