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The SnowMansion Taos Hostel Ski Lodge Inn & Campground

2.0 of 5 Hostel   |   476 Hwy 150, Arroyo Seco, NM 87514 (Formerly The Abominable Snowmansion)
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Wandering, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Having no idea what to expect, I was pleasantly surprised with how welcoming and accommodating the hostel was. During my stay, staff were inspired to prepare food using much that was grown in the huge mutli-acre organic garden, and were kind enough to share with guests. Campers/backpackers were welcome as there's space to pitch tents. Inside, the communal area offered... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I loved my stay at the snow mansion. The people and experience was nothing but positive. The stay was welcoming and cozy and had huge plot of land with a learning garden. The location to the city and slopes is incredible as it is 15 minutes to downtown Taos and 15 minutes up the mountain to ski. Tucked in a... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed in the hostel for a night and had to leave because every noise made can be heard in every room. The cars on the freeway can be heard. The person snoring above you can be heard. The public bathrooms and very gross and the private ones aren't much cleaner.

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SnowManNewMexico, Owner at The SnowMansion Taos Hostel Ski Lodge Inn & Campground, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your review. That you call the little country road that we are on – a freeway - indicates that you may be hyper-sensitive to noise. We are located on a country road and cars and car noise after 10 pm and before 8 am are few and far between. That said, you bring up some... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a very different style of hostel and we loved it was like stepping back in time to the 60's - Rooms are clean for a hostel , nice staff and great location near a wonderful coffee house very nice Kichen with everyone cooking felt like home . We had a great three day a must stay in Taos.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

The first thing is.... that I ended up here... accidentally with my dog. I took off....you know the kind of travel only a train wreck of a relationship or taking Japanese in College with too many other classes might inspire!? Well, in my case it was both. I have been coming to the SnowMansion or SNOW HOLE as I affectionally... More 

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Applegate, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

I have been coming to the Snow Mansion since early 2001. Every visit it gets better and better. The inside is an art gallery. Its warm and friendly. Lots of interesting international people. My favorite was the amazing meals that I was lucky to be there for. Most of ingredients was grown right there in their organic garden. Highly recommend... More 

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Burlington, Vermont
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2014 via mobile

I loved this place! I have stayed at a lot of hostels, and this was definitely one of my favorites. The atmosphere is very laid back welcoming. The staff are extremely friendly. The room was small, but no complaints for the price. I slept very well. The location is pretty perfect, half way between town and the ski resort. Will... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

This is one of my favorite places for an affordable ski vacation. The Snowmansion itself is a good 20 minutes closer to the slopes than downtown Taos, a bonus for those like me who want to get in early runs but can't afford to stay up at the base of the mountain. As a female who travels alone often, I... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

not much to say except that people/ staff were friendly, cleanliness was to be expected of a hostel and there were definitely enough food options! do not think you are going to be near Taos though. You are decidedly outside of taos in a small little village.

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Kansas City, Kansas, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

Lots of options, great location, pleasant staff. It's set in a pleasant little village with shops for food and drink nearby. There's a certain amount of road noise in the morning when people are going to work, but it's mostly quiet.

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Address: 476 Hwy 150, Arroyo Seco, NM 87514 (Formerly The Abominable Snowmansion)
Location: United States > New Mexico > Taos County > Arroyo Seco
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — The SnowMansion Taos Hostel Ski Lodge Inn & Campground 2*
Number of rooms: 60
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Also Known As:
The Abominable Snowmansion Hotel Arroyo Seco
The SnowMansion Taos Hostel Ski Lodge Inn & Campground Arroyo Seco, Taos County, NM

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