a magical retreat casita on the mesa near santa fe , away from the city and yet only 30min drive to the SF plaza
we are off-the-grid , with solar electricity & rain
to get to us you have to drive about 4 miles dirt road , there maybe muddy + slippery spots when it rains , ( mostly in a wet winter). in snow a AWD or chains is best.
one well behaved dog is okay , but please tell us if you are bringing one
solar , off-the-grid , retreat studio-casita on glorietta mesa 20miles/30min east of santa fe ;
studio with with shower & vanity , kitchen with fridge and range , the toilet is an outhouse a few steps away ; there is a queen bed and a futon couch/bed (double)
the casita is about 300 feet from our main house situated on hill , completely detached and almost invisible from our house , neither can you see the casita from our house ; so you will feel very private .
...we are a world away from the buzz of the city and you may have never seen the stars like this......
we are 30min drive from the santa fe plaza , the last 4 miles are dirt road and an AWD is best in the winter
a small front-wheel-drive car can work , see more about the road below under 'getting around'
all electricity is generated by photovoltaic panels , all water is rain water catchment , we are off-the-grid.
please , no hair dryers, coffee machines or anything that makes heat with electricity , it would be too hard on our PV system
we have a beautiful 40 acres of mesa land , great for just being , reading , walking ,climbing, biking , meditating , table tennis and creating art.
we have a nice pingpong area and we love to play.
there is no wireless at the studio , but you can use our WiFi in the parking area from 7:30am to 9:30pm (there is a nice sitting area)
not many cell phones work up here , but maybe you can find a spot where your's does or use WiFi -calling......
it's about 20 minutes drive to the next shopping area , the agora @ el dorado and it is about 30 minutes drive to the santa fe plaza .....
there is the great outdoors of northern new mexico = mountains , skiing , hiking, biking , hot springs are 1 - 1.5 hrs drive away...
and the multi culture (indian-hispanic & anglo) of santa fe with it's art , music , architecture , pueblos and so much more......
IN THE WINTER be prepared & equipped for cold and snowy outdoors , slippery roads....are a possibility and a 4-wd vehicle is best , snow chains work as well ; bring good snow boots and warm clothing.
you can use our bikes
we can give you good tips for exploring the area or even guide you on trips
Adgang for gæster
wifi available at the parking area
you are welcome to organic greens from our green house and garden in season
great bouldering right here on our property
we have 4 mountain bikes for your use
play pingpong , too
Kontakt med gæster
we would love to meet you , have a cup of tea & chat and show you some of our off-the-grid life- style & more
each sunday from 2-5 we have mesa cafe' and meet with guests , friends & neighbors
also, feel free to ask us about things to do in the area.
if you want to be private we will respect that
Andre ting, der er værd at bemærke
great retreat place . 10 min hike to our shiva temple
bouldering in the rocks.
check out our flipboard magazine about the mesa, santa fe & more, got to flipboard and find us under 'mesasangha'
please arrive before dark for the 1st time and not after 9:30
one well-behaved dog only , don't leave your dog alone in casita when you go to town.
please conserve water & electricity
no hair-dryers , coffee machines or things that make electric heat
we live on a remote mesa ,near santa fe , nm - , off-the-grid & all solar
we love to just be, to meditate , to garden& build , create , bike, hike, soak in hot springs ,paddle&swim ,
we also love to meet new people and every sunday we host the " mesa cafe'" here at our house where friends & neighbors come together for a few hours to have tea , cake , chat , maybe even play a little pingpong......
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