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Vista Del Rio Lodge

#1 of 8 Hotels in Chama
Certificate of Excellence
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2595 US Highway 84-64, Chama, NM 87520-9701
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Vista Del Rio Lodge
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This motel is recently remodeled and all I can say is WOW! We had an amazing stay! Not only was the staff super attentive & accommodating but the motel itself was gorgeous! I could not believe how beautiful the bathrooms were in the room! Breathtaking tile, modern curved shower rods and lots of fluffy towels! I only wish my bathroom... More 

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Arapaho
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We pick this motel after reading the reviews and we were very pleased with the hosts and the motel. Our room was spotless, they did a nice job on the remodel. The room has a small coffee pot and a small refrigerator. Will stay here again.

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Albuquerque, Nm
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34 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2015

Chama is a very small town with not a whole lot of options for food or lodging, but you won't feel like you got "stuck" in a room at the Vista del Rio Lodge. The rooms are very clean and spacious with comfortable beds, hot showers, and free wifi--pretty much all I need. I had a room that faced the... More 

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Alexandra, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

My mum and I stayed two nights at the Vista del Rio when taking the train trip out of Chama. Booking the room was easy, quick confirmation and good communication. Check in was no hassle and the hosts were very friendly. They were also very helpful when it came to getting directions and recommendations for places to eat. The room... More 

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Scottsdale
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25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Vista Del Rio is always a great place to stay in Chama. It is open and very well kept up to date. The rooms are neat and clean and include a coffee maker and small fridge. The manger is very nice and lives onsite.

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

I don't do reviews; I travel a lot, and I just have certain expectations. I was concerned about the lack of choices in this small town, but this property was recommended by the entity I was working for. I must say, I was totally and pleasantly surprised. Clean, comfortable, up-to-date, did I say clean, property. There is obviously pride in... More 

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Rosenberg, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

Stayed there one night in early Oct.2014. Nice, very clean inside and outside, well kept hotel. Prices were reasonable, rooms were very comfortable and clean The staff and onsite management was very friendly. They made recommendations for breakfast the next day and gave us some coupons for the restaurant, I believe it was Fina's, great food. My friends and I... More 

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Albuquerque, New Mexico
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

What an amazing little property!! We came to Chama to ride the Cumbres & Toltec Scenic Railroad and stayed here based on Trip Advisor Reviews. We were NOT disappointed! For one, this has to be THE cleanest property I have ever stayed in! The beds were crazy comfortable, and the towels were thick and luxurious. We appreciated the flat screen... More 

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Marysville
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

My Buddy and I stayed here on a motorcycle trip 5 years ago. After being on the road for.6 days, having rode from Monroe Michigan , decided to stop in Chamas for the nite. Glad we picked.this place . Great owners, clean rooms, comfortable beds. Lady asked what time will you be heading out , said.right after first light. Around... More 

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Black Earth, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

Vista del Rio is a small, comfortable, cozy place where we spent a lovely night. Once you leave Taos, NM, there is a very long stretch of road without any facilities, so it was a relief to get into Chama and find this place. Nearby restaurant (High Country Restaurant) had good food, and Fina's Diner offers the best breakfast burrito... More 

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