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Placitas Sanctuary

Placitas Sanctuary

2 guests
1 bedroom
2 beds
1 bath
2 guests
1 bedroom
2 beds
1 bath

Enjoy mountain views and quiet privacy in my beautiful custom retreat. Gourmet dine-in kitchen, two-person jetted tub, cozy wood stove, and hiking trails right outside the door will make you want to stay forever! Beautiful space to rejuvenate.


Wireless Internet
Cable TV
Free parking on premises
Laptop friendly workspace

House Rules

Check-in is anytime after 3PM
Check out by 12PM (noon)

11 Reviews

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Justin User Profile
January 2018
Norah is an amazing host! She was very quick to respond with any questions we had and provided us with a list of great things to do around the area. Her home is the perfect place if you're looking to escape from the city and be surrounded by beautiful scenery. There are many hiki…

John User Profile
October 2017
We had an amazing stay at Norah's. The location provided beautiful scenery in every direction, and the place was absolutely perfect for a romantic getaway from the daily hustle.

Tabatha User Profile
September 2017
Book now if... you love beautiful desert sunsets, star gazing, and other "Enchanting" experiences. As a writer/producer/filmmaker type... This couldn't be a better situation to relax into story telling. I couldn't wait to get to my sanctuary away from home. Norah is as sweet and …

Maria User Profile
August 2017
Beautiful location, well stocked, accommodating host. Highly recommend

Amy User Profile
August 2017
Norah’s place was indeed a sanctuary, and you can immediately feel the affection that went into creating it. My husband and I are on a cross-country roadtrip, and we spent a very pleasant, albeit rainy, week at Nora’s ...tucked away ...basking on the beautiful patio during respit…

DeeAnn User Profile
October 2016
My husband and I caught the last weekend of the Balloon Fiesta for our anniversary and stayed at Placitas Sanctuary. It was fabulous! It only took 15 minutes to get to the balloon park and yet we felt very remote and had great views of the mountains nearby and the stars at night …

Jody User Profile
September 2016
Norah's wonderful unique adobe house could not have been better for my family. We were in the area for a wedding and my family rented her house as well as her Mom's apartment close by. We had meals each night made in the amazing organized kitchen on the patio. We hiked the hil…

Hosted by Norah

Brewer, Maine, United StatesJoined in September 2014
Norah User Profile
20 Reviews
Raised in Placitas, NM, I built my beautiful house over ten years of weekends with my father who was a master builder. I split my time between New Mexico and the beautiful island of Kauai. I love to travel and am always up for adventure!
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Placitas, NM, United States

Located in the northern foothills of the Sandia Mountains, Placitas is a short 25 minute drive to Albuquerque and 45 minutes to Santa Fe. It is beloved by hikers, cyclists, artists, and nature lovers…

Getting around

Plenty of parking for your essential car. Bring your bike for nearby mountain biking, and hiking shoes for sunsets on the hill. The Rail Runner (a commuter train between Belen/ABQ and Santa Fe) has a …

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