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Casa Benavides Historic Inn

137 Kit Carson Road, Taos, NM 87571
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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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28 reviews 28 reviews
8 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We take many trips to Taos each year and we like to try different places to stay when we can. Here is why I give Casa Benavides just an average rating. Good: * Location, Location, Location. Really tough to argue this one. The location on Kit Carson road is about a block from the square as well as Kit Carson... More

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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a wonderful, reasonably priced B&B near the center of town. The rooms are spacious and decorated thematically. Nice grounds, porches and common areas. We found the staff very friendly and helpful. The breakfast is great. We will stay here again!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Positives: Very large well decorated bedrooms and huge bathrooms. A lovely dining room with a good selection of healthy food for breakfast. Parking available. Only a 5 minute walk to the main plaza. Negatives: Wi-fi is only available in the main reception area, which is locked at night. Entrance is through a side-street, and there was a definite feeling of... More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Casa Benavides has amazing communal spaces - the outdoor patios, the breakfast area, the lounge and the kitchen are just beautiful spaces and really tastefully decorated. The rooms themselves are great - comfortable beds and spacious bathrooms. I also can't say enough about the breakfast - super filling and delicious. They have a cold breakfast and a hot breakfast that... More

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Tucson AZ
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79 hotel reviews
102 helpful votes 102 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was our first visit to both Taos and Casa Benavides, and it certainly won't be our last! Casa Benavides is located within the central historic district, and is within easy walking distance of shops and restaurants. Our room was in the restored Victorian house, and was really spacious, lovely and very well appointed. The bed was fabulous, and one... More

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McKinney, TX
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

Casa Benavides is conveniently located just a block from the main plaza in Taos. There is enough free parking all around the hotel. Breakfast was included in our rate and the food and service was very good. Our guest room was comfortable, but the bathroom was a bit small for a couple. We've become accustom to more counter top space... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

As part of a big road trip for 4 Brits, we wanted to see some smaller towns and taos fit the bill! Casa benavides was chosen based on price and location, very close to the square and galleries but cheaper than staying in the square. The 2rooms we had were both amazing, ours had a full kitchen and gorgeous living... More

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61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

It is just a short walk to the central area of Taos. The rooms are spacious, clean, well appointed and comfortable. There are New Mexico style rooms and "Victorian" rooms. Suit your taste. The main building has interesting art and is beautifully furnished. The breakfast is substantial and delicious. The afternoon "tea" is a cake, pastry and cookie-holics paradise. You... More

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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

lovely place to stay in Taos. Very friendly and accommodating staff. Delicious breakfast and beautiful kitchen. They said they didn't accept discounts and special offers, though clearly they have one on this site. Attempted to check in Taos, though Internet connection on the phone wasn't working.

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

We wanted a nice and clean place to stay close to the square in Taos so we could walk down every day. This is the spot. The room was clean and reflected the history of Taos in the fireplace, ceiling and flooring. The skylight over the bed (Jemez Room) woke us early, but that was fine for use. Breakfast was... More

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Address: 137 Kit Carson Road, Taos, NM 87571
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Location: United States > New Mexico > Taos County > Taos
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