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La Casita de Rancho Querencia, early 1900s adobe

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La Casita de Rancho Querencia, early 1900s adobe

4 guests2 bedrooms2 beds1 bathroom
4 guests
2 bedrooms
2 beds
1 bathroom
Entire home
You’ll have the house to yourself.
Self check-in
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Sparkling clean
10 recent guests said this place was sparkling clean.
Great check-in experience
92% of recent guests gave the check-in process a 5-star rating.

Originally built in early 1900s, the Casita de Rancho Querencia, was acquired by the current owner in 1985, and he has renovated it twice, most recently in 2018. The main four-square part of house has 10-ft high pressed tin ceilings. The casita boasts a modern kitchen stocked with basic cooking essentials, and a nice sized clean bathroom with a clawfoot tub. There are two bedrooms with queen size beds and flatscreen TVs, and a separate sitting room. Pricing is based on # of beds used, below.


Air conditioning
Unavailable: Smoke detector
Unavailable: Carbon monoxide detector
The host hasn't reported smoke or carbon monoxide detectors on the property.

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 king bed
Bedroom 2
1 king bed
Common spaces
1 sofa bed



13 reviews
Quick responses
Sparkling clean
Outstanding hospitality
Diana User Profile
October 2019
This was a great place to stay to be near Bosque del Apache NWR and Socorro. I'd stay there again.
Sue User Profile
October 2019
This is a neat adobe house but there is considerable road noise.
Joshua User Profile
October 2019
Very nice place, private, clean, lots of amenities, quite. Lots of food and stuff.
Russell User Profile
October 2019
Neat spot, authentic feeling old house. Responsive host that was flexible with our travel arrangements when they changed.
Rich User Profile
September 2019
My son and I were visiting New Mexico Tech, and the high cost and low ratings of Socorro did not excite. In the rural location, ten miles away was about ten minutes away, and this listing gave us our own bedrooms and a kitchen for a lower price than the roach-and-mold-infested…
Rhoda User Profile
August 2019
great house with great locations into town spacious and cozy.
Rhoda User Profile
July 2019
Excellent stay

Hosted by Jim

Santa Barbara, CAJoined in April 2016
Jim User Profile
45 Reviews
Professional water resource engineer and craft beer aficionado, with one foot in the western US and one foot in Peru...
Interaction with guests
The casita is one of my residences, but I travel away from New Mexico 80% of the time. So I want to make this lovely and peaceful space available for others to enjoy when I am not there. I do however, try to maintain very close communication with my guests via texts / (Hidden…
Languages: English, Español
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour
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Things to keep in mind

Check-in: 1PM - 12AM (midnight)
Self check-in with lockbox
Check-in: 1PM - 12AM (midnight)

House Rules

  • Not suitable for children (2-12 years)
  • No smoking
  • No pets
  • No parties or events