Places to Stay

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Dreamcatcher ~ A Taos B&B

In this era of the autonomous Airbnb, it’s easy to forget the comforts of a good, old fashioned Bed & Breakfast Inn. Situated in a tree lined neighborhood that could be way out in the country, but is right in … Read More

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History and Charm ~ La Loma Plaza

    History and charm. A winning combination, and one you will discover even before crossing the threshold of this home away from home in the very sweet and hidden, La Loma Plaza Upon entering La Loma Plaza you are … Read More

breakfast at hacienda del sol

Hacienda del Sol

In the era of airbnb, it’s easy to forget about the fabulous Bed and Breakfast Inns every town worth its salt, has to offer. Taos has long been home to innkeepers, accidental hoteliers mainly, who out of sheer necessity provided … Read More

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Elisabeth Brownell – Brownell Chalet

I was going to title this post “Queen Elizabeth”, but thought it might be too confusing to those who don’t know her. Besides her name is spelled with an s not a z but Queen of the Mountain not only … Read More

Themed room at El Monte Sagrado Hotel and Resort

El Monte Sagrado Resort & Spa

A story for the weekend. Once upon a time, not that long ago, an eccentric billionaire “discovered” Taos. He promptly moved here with his family and entourage, and got busy buying old properties all over town. Within weeks the town … Read More

Exterior shot of the Blake Hotel in Taos Ski Valley

The Blake at Taos Ski Valley

The long-awaited opening of the newly built addition to Taos Ski Valley has arrived. The Blake Hotel (named for TSV founder, Ernie Blake), is open and ready to host your stay on the Mountain. The Blake describes itself as “an 80-room alpine guesthouse … Read More