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Blue House, Sustainable Stay in Papercrete

Blue House, Terlingua GhostTown
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Holiday Rental House -
1 Bedroom , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 4
Terlingua, Texas
The Blue House is made out of Papercrete (disaggregated telephone books, cement, sand and water), so it’s wonderfully quiet and holds temperature well. It has been decorated in remembrance of Monet, so it’s a rather blue house, and has birds everywhere, inside and out. This is a “sustainable” rental in that the lights are all solar powered, the water is rain catchment and, of course, the building is recycled telephone books. However, there is full electricity in every room so computers and cell phones can be charged and air conditioning/heaters work perfectly.

With 500 square feet, it features a full sized bed in the bedroom (with French doors onto a patio and a wood burning chiminea) and a full sized futon in the main room. It has a complete kitchen (refrigerator, stove, toaster oven, dishes) and an indoor bathroom. While the lights ar...
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About the Owner
Cynta d
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:64%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:August 2013
Interaction with guests
I live here too so I am always available to help you navigate your vacation, give you ideas for activities, warn you if the weather changes, etc.
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Reviewed 12 April 2016

Very nice place in Terlingua with kitchen, living room and bedroom, plus lovely outside patio spaces. Nice views, especially of the Chisos Range. Would have personally preferred a king size bed, so my wife and I split up and I slept on the futon couch....More

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VillaTerlingua, VR Owner at Blue House, Sustainable Stay in Papercrete, responded to this reviewResponded 12 April 2016

Great to have you with us. It specifically says Full sized bed in the literature. I am sorry you weren't comfortable.

Amenities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Internet Access
  • Private Garden
  • Secure Parking
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
No guns or loud parties. This is the quiet part of the Ghost Town. No dogs.
Bathrooms
    1 Full bath
Bedrooms
    2 Fulls
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