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2 Earthship Way, Box 1041, Taos, NM 87571
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Earthship Biotecture
Ranked #3 of 12 Specialty Lodging in Taos
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
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Denver, Colorado
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21 reviews 21 reviews
3 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We experienced the learning center and fell in love with the idea. Being able to come inside to see the guts of the house lead me to a better understanding. The homes are beautiful works of art that are completely functional. I am starting to save all my fans and bottles starting now.

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Leander, Texas, United States
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18 reviews 18 reviews
3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

We rented the "Euro" Earthship for a week in order to learn more about this house style and to see if we could accept it as our next house. Aside from personalizing the setup and environment inside the rooms it more than exceeded our expectations. The house is comfortable and spacious and well equipped. We were here in November and... More 

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Leawood, Kansas
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58 reviews 58 reviews
7 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

We were exploring the area, as my wife is writing a book about a post-apocalyptic America - based in Colorado/New Mexico/Kansas.Staying in an Earthship (a self sustaining abode) eerily felt like we were in her novel - she plans to incorporate some of the self-sustaining house ideas as a way people cope in her book. But in the present, it... More 

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Kansas City
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78 reviews 78 reviews
71 hotel reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

This place just has to be seen to be believed!!! And don't just see it, live it!!! Staying in the Phoenix East Earthship is nothing less than a once-in-a-lifetime experience!!! The photos on the website don't do it justice. I sent photos to a friend - she said it looked like a rainforest, a coloring book and an international art... More 

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Silver Spring, Maryland
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014 via mobile

Our family was so excited about Earthships that months ago we reserved the entire Phoenix for two nights. Earthship Biotecture's excellent website only begins to capture the design excellence, function, and beauty of the house, mountain/mesa setting, and what it represents as a global movement for sustainability. The poem below was inspired by our experiences..... we highly recommend Earthships to... More 

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Montreal, Canada
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119 reviews 119 reviews
21 hotel reviews
109 helpful votes 109 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

To really appreciate the uniqueness of an Earthship, one should spend a night. Instead of just a cursory tour seeing the video and photos, one can actually experience what it is like. I chose to stay in the Phoenix, which is a whimsical Gaudiesque building. This house can be subdivided--I only rented out part of the place, the part without... More 

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Phoenix, Arizona
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61 reviews 61 reviews
9 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

We stayed in the Phoenix Earthship for 2 nights in mid-May 2014. We were fascinated by the technology and the amount of work put into this very funky place! A previous guest wrote that the earthship architecture was a cross between the Hobbits and Antoni Gaudi - pretty well sums it up! Loved the greenhouse, not so crazy about the... More 

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Ortonville, Michigan
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38 reviews 38 reviews
25 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2014 via mobile

My husband and I spent 2 nights in Lemuria in early April. We were both completely impressed. My husband is a licensed builder, a master home inspector and a renewable energy installer. So he was skeptical of the design before we arrived. He came away very impressed. He was most impressed at how comfortable the room temperature was on the... More 

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Palos Verdes
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67 reviews 67 reviews
14 hotel reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2014

I was quite impressed with the work being done at Earthship Biotecture. A dedicated crew of designers and craftsmen have proved that one is capable of living in a self sustaining structure, while recycling cast off materials that would only go to fill over crowded landfills. A visit to Earthship will make it clear that one can live quite nicely... More 

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Gunnison, CO
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68 reviews 68 reviews
19 hotel reviews
85 helpful votes 85 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2014

I very much enjoyed the tour, video/slide show, and personal question time with a staff member at the Visitors Center. The recycling of materials in the construction of the sustainable homes and the sustainable practices (e.g., solar panels for power, reclaimed water/snow, greenhouse along sunny side of the home) were fascinating to see in practice. As I learned, these homes... More 

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Address: 2 Earthship Way, Box 1041, Taos, NM 87571
Location: United States > New Mexico > Taos County > Taos
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 10
Also Known As:
Earthship Biotecture Hotel Taos

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