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Touchstone Inn

110 Mabel Dodge Lane, Taos, NM 87571
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Ranked #14 of 26 Taos B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
nikkas28 Albuquerque, New Mexico
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    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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Albuquerque, New Mexico
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was the absolute perfect gateaway! We were treated like family but had all the privacy we needed. The food was deluctible and original! The room and private deck were amazing to wake up to. I will definitely be back to visit.

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Denver, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

In 2010 I took my then 88-year old mom to Touchstone Inn for the Christmas holidays. We wanted to attend the Christmas-eve activities at the Pueblo andto travel outside of Denver for the season since the rest of our family wasn't coming to town that year. It turned out to be one of the coldest Christmases on record there, and... More

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Fort Collins, Colorado
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2013

This is the worst experience I've ever had with a Bed and Breakfast! I urge you not to book here!! I booked a reservation at the Touchstone Inn, which is listed all over the internet as a Bed and Breakfast (as it is here on Google). As our reservation got close, I sent an email to the owners to let... More

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worldwatchingwoman, Owner at Touchstone Inn, responded to this review

I am very sorry about the bad experience of these guests. Brad, our innkeeper and breakfast chef at the time was dealing with health issues and had spinal surgery in early November; in October, prices were reduced to reflect lodging only with no breakfast temporarily. We now have a new innkeeper with breakfast which features gluten free and accommodates non-dairy... More

Abilene, Texas
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2013

Gary & I had our simple wedding ceremony in the gardens amongst the natural landscape July 19th 2013. We came from Texas to elope and could not have ask for more. Nice, quiet. No interruptions, seldom seen anyone. The owners were such nice people. They introduced us to Susan Carpenter Sims who performed the wedding (wonderful person) and provided us... More

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Las Vegas, New Mexico
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2013

I have a very limited travel budget and don't get to take many trips, so choosing a place to spend my money on a rare opportunity to treat myself to a solo "retreat" to recharge and renew was a big decision for me. I stayed at Touchstone Inn for two nights and I'm SO glad I chose them out of... More

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Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2013

I stayed five nights at Inn taking a workshop. My room had the trash taken out once during my visit per my request. My bedsheets were never changed nor room straightened. I bought paper towels for room because only paper available was toilet paper. The room had no AC and screen door could not be locked. The hosts were not... More

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worldwatchingwoman, Owner at Touchstone Inn, responded to this review

In a workshop environment the protocols set up between the presenter and the inn prevail - daily housekeeping, in the case of a workshop is an extra charge, of which this guest chose not to take advantage. Participants of workshops stay at a reduced room rate with the option to have housekeeping or not. It is unfortunate that this was... More

Saint Louis, Missouri
2 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2013

We just returned from a week long trip to Santa Fe and Taos, New Mexico. We spent four lovely nights at a B&B (Casa Cuma) in Santa Fe and then drove to Taos for the last three nights. For the last three evenings of our trip we stayed at the Touchstone Inn in the D.H. Lawrence room. We have stayed... More

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worldwatchingwoman, Manager at Touchstone Inn, responded to this review

Typically, we do not respond to reviews ... good or poor. But in this case we would like to reiterate that when asked how things were from room to food we were told -- with a smile -- that everything was "fine" or "great". As far as us being friendly, we are and were, but the male in the party... More

Albuquerque, New Mexico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2013 via mobile

Highly recommended. Walking distance to everything, but the B and B is on spacious and beautiful grounds so you don't feel like you are close to downtown. The owners were very welcoming and helpful. We spent a lot of time in the comfortable living room. Breakfast was creative and delicious.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2013

Brad and Amber are spectacular!! We were married there and they made all the plans for us. It was so special. We will be returning for our anniversary next year. Thanks for making our day special. The room was awesome as well along with the atmosphere and the breakfasts. They know how to take care if their guests!!

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Belmont, Massachusetts
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2013

My husband, daughter and I stayed for two nights. The room was clean and comfortable with a nice size bathroom (two sinks, which made things much easier). Brad made us two wonderful breakfasts. I had contacted him prior to our arrival to let him know about a food issue with my husband and Brad was more than willing to accommodate... More

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Additional Information about Touchstone Inn

Address: 110 Mabel Dodge Lane, Taos, NM 87571
Location: United States > New Mexico > Taos County > Taos
Amenities:
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Spa Suites
Hotel Style:
Ranked #14 of 26 B&Bs / Inns in Taos
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
A secluded inn close to everything Taos! Touchstone is a secluded historic estate at the edge of Taos Pueblo lands. The native peoples consider Touchstone to be medicine land and a place for transformation. Touchstone offers cozy rooms with fireplaces and Jacuzzi tubs in most of them. We cater to couples as a romantic getaway and to groups as a retreat center, workshops and weddings. Both USA Today and Fodor's Guide say Touchstone is the #1 place to stay in Taos. ... more   less 
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