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La Dona Luz Inn, An Historic Bed & Breakfast

114 Kit Carson Road, Taos, NM 87571
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La Dona Luz Inn, An Historic Bed & Breakfast
Ranked #8 of 26 Taos B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Senior Contributor
47 reviews 47 reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Just admit it. You're in a great location in a wonderful town and yet you just want to stay snugged in at La Doña Luz! Better yet, consider being massaged by jets of water in your hot tub (yes, be sure to pick one of those rooms - and the Sonrisa tub is romantically huge!) while surrounded by bright, quirky,... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

All the rooms are unique - artwork everywhere, much of it hand painted by the owners! Very well located near the plaza and shopping. Once parked, you can walk most of the town. Good breakfast on a flower-filled patio! I will definitely be back and try a different room for fun!

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Columbia, Missouri
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our stay at La Dona Luz was delightful! The location is great for walking just about anywhere. The B & B is truly a family business and the decor reflects the family history and Spanish roots. We thoroughly enjoyed our stay and would not hesitate to return there again.

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Albuquerque
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was our second stay at La Dona Luz. We absolutely love it! This inn is truly a gem. We stayed in the Rainbow Room. Paco took us up to the rooftop hot tub to personally show us the ins and outs. He also gave us recommendations for hiking destinations and places to eat close by. The staff is very... More

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Carlsbad Caverns National Park, New Mexico
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We found the place on Internet & we loved it from the first photo we saw: enchanted colors, art, flowers & treasures in every corner! When we arrived we met the owner Paco - good hearted & creative artist. He let us to an adorable Sonrisa room where we stayed in for one night, only one but not the last... More

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Chino, California
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I stayed two nights in the Santiago room with our pooch. It was perfect for the three of us. The location was so close to the Plaza that we never used our car to shop or eat meals. The Kit Carson Park is down the street for our four-legged friends. The breakfast was good and the staff... More

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Rochester, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

La Dona Luz is a gem. It's a gorgeous hotel, with immaculate southwestern art and incredible architectural and authentic furniture details, yet it's affordable. Paco, the owner, is the nicest guy you'll ever meet. To boot, the building was his mother's house, and the hotel has been his lobor of love. He has painstakingly restored, expanded and improved upon the... More

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Mesa, Arizona
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38 reviews 38 reviews
8 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

This was our first time in this B&B.We stayed in the Sonrisa room upstairs. It was a beautiful room. Large with a great bathroom and views from all windows! The bed was comfortable. And the room was quite large. The convenience was great! Within walking distance to every place in the Historic District! The food was awesome! Paco, the host... More

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Estes Park, Colorado
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8 reviews 8 reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

We enjoyed staying at La Dona Luz Inn. It is beautifully decorated with art work of several varieties which enliven the white adobe walls of all of the Inn's rooms. We stayed in a two story full kitchen flat with access to the roof where a hot tub is located. The room decor was lovely. The location of the Inn... More

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Boulder, Colorado
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17 reviews 17 reviews
12 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

We booked La Dona Luz based on Trip Advisor reviews and were not disappointed! The location is ideal - across the street from the Plaze. Each room is unique and stuff full of interesting New Mexican goodies. We stayed in the Yellow Bird Deer room that had a super comfortable bed, a cute sitting room with a Kiva fireplace and... More

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Address: 114 Kit Carson Road, Taos, NM 87571
Location: United States > New Mexico > Taos County > Taos
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Also Known As:
La Dona Luz Inn, An Historic Hotel Taos
La Dona Luz Inn, An Historic Bed And Breakfast

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Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Suites Wheelchair access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Delight in the ambience of our quaint and colorful adobe inn. Our rooms are richly decorated in the Taos tradition and feature a large collection of fine art, Native American and Spanish antiques.Located in the heart of the historic downtown area, just a few steps off the old plaza. Recommended by The New York Times and USA Today. Featured on The Travel Channel series "Romantic Inns Of America". "The Essence of Old Taos". ... more   less 
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