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Mabel Dodge Luhan House

3.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   240 Morada Lane, Taos, NM 87571
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Ranked #17 of 26 Taos B&B and Inns
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
QueenJane2013 San Diego, California
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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San Diego, California
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a beautiful, historic, rustic, calming place. It's best enjoyed if you know a little history of Mabel Dodge Luhan and her myriad of well known guests. The rooms in the historic house are all different and totally charming (and don't forget rustic). The meals are divine, healthy and well prepared. Walk the grounds and walk to downtown Taos.... More

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San Jose, CA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I attended a writer's retreat here and the service and accommodations were generous and supportive. The Lodge's accommodations were very comfortable and the meals were the best I have ever had on retreat. Melody the executive chef is brilliant and all her assistants in the kitchen are gems. Mabel Dodge made a spectacular retreat experience that much more superb!

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Flagstaff, Arizona
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26 reviews 26 reviews
7 hotel reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

This is a wonderful placr to stay to get a feel for parts of the more recent history of Taos. The hose has portions that are over 200 ytears old with the balance being added in the 1920's, but all of it makes for unified, whole and an amazing experience. No two doors, for example, are quite alike; walls are... More

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Seattle
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115 reviews 115 reviews
29 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

Mabel Dodge came out from NYC a century ago and never left. She collected artists, including D.H.Lawrence, Georgia O'Keefe, Edward Stieglitz, Ansel Adams....and Willa Cather, whose room we stayed in. Mabel Dodge fell in love with Tony Luhan, a member of Taos Nation, I believe, who built the rambling adobe-style place. Its colorful history continued when Dennis Hopper bought it... More

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san diego, ca
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151 reviews 151 reviews
145 hotel reviews
80 helpful votes 80 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

A beautiful Taos adobe inside and out makes for a truly unique experience. The manager was so kind and attentive. Delicious homemade cookies and wide of drinks made a homey atmosphere. Great breakfast!

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nyc
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

We had a bit of trouble finding this place, but it was so worth it! The history of the house is fascinating. Our room was the Robinson Jeffers. Beautiful room. It was very comfortable in May, but might get a little warm during the summer months - not sure if there is A/C. Breakfast was scrumptious!

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Opelousas, Louisiana
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14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2014

This is a place to come for respite and personal reflection, as well as interacting with the other guests from near and far. Upon entering the Mabel Dodge you can just imaging the salon conversations from the past. We stayed in the solarium on the week of Easter. Ascending the stairs can be a bit tricky but once on top,... More

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new york, ny
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14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2014

I booked the solarium and was really excited about staying here. The atmosphere is so beautiful and everything inside is really charming. The problem is there's no real privacy. You can hear everything your neighbors say and do and they can hear you too. As a private person, I found the stay to be uncomfortable. Too bad, they get a... More

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Minneapolis, MN
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3 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2014

The Mabel Dodge Luhan House is truly a unique and glorious experience. It's steeped in history, it was the site of salons for the likes of Aldous Huxley, D.H. Lawrence, Carl Jung, Martha Graham, Georgia O'Keefe, and many, many more, and it abuts land of the Taos Pueblo. I stayed in the Solarium or Eagle's Nest. Wow! Windows on all... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2013 via mobile

This is a place built on history. I came hear on a personal retreat to find some center within a hectic lifestyle, I found an essence of Taos. Backed up directly to Indian land and with a back story out of movies it is a blessing to stay here. If you are looking to be pampered or coddled, this is... More

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Address: 240 Morada Lane, Taos, NM 87571
Location: United States > New Mexico > Taos County > Taos
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Mabel Dodge Luhan House 3*
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Quiet, rambling adobe hotel that was once the heart of the Taos literary scene, and whose former owner enticed D.H.Lawrence to move to Taos. ... more   less 
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