Located on recognizable Galisteo Street in Santa Fe’s Capitol District, this home is within walking distance of everything... historic downtown plaza shops, Canyon Road galleries, Lensic theatre, museums, restaurants, and Rail Yard attractions. Casita Galisteo is a perfect haven for 2. Adobe walls surround the 1-bedroom condo and its private fenced-in courtyard, where you can enjoy alfresco dinners at the patio table and drinks under the twinkling stars.
Unique and beautifully decorated, this classic freestanding Adobe casita hosts custom architectural design features. It is completely on one level with high ceilings. Four skylights, bedroom’s personal kiva, another living/dining fireplace and radiant floor heating offer magnificent light, openness and warmth throughout your new home. Wheelchair accessible and pet-friendly.
If you don’t want to dine in the courtyard—or at one of the numerous nearby restaurants—you can cozy up at the dining table or the kitchen’s eating counter. Casita Galisteo’s kitchen is fully equipped with appliances, gadgets, cookware, and tableware for 10; if you’d like to cook a gourmet feast, you can. There’s even a dishwasher because nobody wants to scrub plates while on vacation.
Custom design features include a grand arched entry, mantels, beams, antique doors and brick floors throughout. Well-lit during the day yet bedroom viga location offers privacy and separates sleeping from living areas. The bedroom is a lovely spot to end the day… and then start the next one the following morning. The queen-size bed invites you to sprawl out beneath the gentle breeze of the ceiling fan and read, surf the web (Casita Galisteo has free WiFi), or snuggle with your sweetie. Should you have to work during your stay, you can set up your laptop on the desk in the bedroom. A roaring fire, TV and dimmable reading lights complete your winter’s night. There is no need for artificial air conditioning during hot summer days since this bedroom is partially below ground with a ceiling fan and three windows offer cross ventilation.
Classic diamond finish, hand-plastered walls throughout. Even your bathroom enjoys heated floors and on-demand hot water system. The bathrooms is outfitted to the same high standard as the rest of Casita Galisteo. Because it includes both a combination shower and tub rooms you can wake yourself with a shower in the morning, then unwind with a languorous bath at night under a skylight. After a day of sightseeing, hiking, or skiing, your muscles will really relish a lazy soak! We’ll provide all the clean towels you need as well as extra bedding, and of course, the bed will be impeccably made up by the time you arrive. If you want to start your stay with a nap, go right ahead; you don’t even have to unpack first.
You’ll definitely want to be well rested to make the most of your vacation; there’s so much to see and do. From Casita Galisteo, you can walk to the Santa Fe Railyard in less than 15 minutes. The former transportation hub has been converted to a park, plaza, and marketplace packed with galleries, shops, and eateries. Just a little farther are San Miguel Mission, the oldest church in the country, and Loretto Chapel, famed for its helix staircase. Another block or so beyond is Santa Fe Plaza, a National Historic Landmark and the heart of downtown, where you’ll find the adobe Palace of the Governors as well as more shops and restaurants. Or you can hop into your car and drive to the slopes of Ski Santa Fe or the hiking trails of Atalaya Mountain or Thompson Peak in less than 40 minutes.
However you spend your days, you’ll love returning to charming, cozy, convenient Casita Galisteo afterward. Set back from the street, this home is secluded and quiet. Yet the public street lights on Galisteo offer security and visibility at night. Feel safe leaving and coming home. See for yourself: Book your stay today!Get the full listing »