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El Refugio (The Refuge)

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El Refugio (The Refuge)

5 guests
1 bedroom
3 beds
1 bath
5 guests
1 bedroom
3 beds
1 bath
Great check-in experience100% of recent guests gave this home’s check-in process a 5-star rating.
Sparkling clean4 recent guests have said that this home was sparkling clean.
Great location100% of recent guests gave this home’s location a 5-star rating.

This charming old adobe home is 100% wheelchair accessible. We are now transitioning from Fall into Winter. Brilliant blue skies, sunny days and cool nights. We are half a mile from the Village of Hillsboro. Come and enjoy this friendly and welcoming community.


Air conditioning
Indoor fireplace

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
2 double beds
Common spaces
1 single bed

House Rules

No smoking, parties, or events
Check-in time is 2PM - 6PM and check out out by 10AM


9 Reviews

Colleen User Profile
November 2018
Arlene was wonderful. And better yet, her cozy cabin was the most perfect place for our family for a relaxing getaway in nature. The cabin was so vibrant, eclectic and warm. We loved the wood burning stove and the unique art found throughout the home. The location was great to hi…
Kathy User Profile
November 2018
El Refugio (The Refuge) is a warm, magical place! It encompasses the essence of New Mexico off the beaten path. One my days there, I ventured out to explore the majestic Gila Wilderness and visit Silver City. Indeed I had a wonderful day but my arrival back home to “El Refugio…
James User Profile
October 2018
Quaint and pretty true Adobe in a private setting in Hillsboro. Arlene is very friendly and helpful. We enjoyed our stay and recommend the house wholeheartedly.
Lucinda User Profile
September 2018
The casita is delightful. Light and airy and surrounded by gardens. It has all the amenities you need for a visit. Arlene is a wonderful hostess and very helpful. I will certainly visit again.
Patricia User Profile
September 2018
From the moment one pulls up to Adobe Wall and wooden gate, you have the premonition that your stay will be one of those visits in life that will become a fond memory.
Felicia User Profile
August 2018
Wonderful place to stay. The house is beautiful and feels like your staying in a hotel. Arlene is a great host and I would absolutely stay here again
Kathleen User Profile
August 2018
My family and I loved our short stay in Arlene's beautiful home. The only part better than the comfortable, clean, and artfully decorated space was the gracious host herself. The home's location is rural, quiet, and with plenty of wildlife to enjoy, as advertised. We managed to f…

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Hillsboro, New Mexico, United StatesJoined in April 2018
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9 Reviews
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