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The Birch Street Retreat

310 - 312 N Birch Street, Truth or Consequences, NM 87901
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    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 February 20, 2015

My friend and I came down from Albuquerque for a couple of days and found the accommodation very nice, homey, clean, comforting and convenient. My friend was initialy a little put off and skeptical about the closeness in proximity to Roger and Ann's place - just on the other side of a door curtain - but warmed up the next... More 

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Cathedral City, CA
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22 hotel reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2014

This little gem in the Hot Springs District of T or C offers a package including sulfer-free hot mineral water soaks at Riverbend (directly on the Colorado River), a massage by Roger Swanson's magical healing hands and then an overnight at Roger and Ann's charming retreat. It is all very local to this arts center town, and the rooms are... More 

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Santa Fe, New Mexico
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2014

We celebrated my girlfriends birthday in T or C and stayed the first leg of our trip with Roger and Ann. WHAT AN INCREDIBLE EXPERIENCE! They are some of the sweetest people we've ever met, the accommodations were clean, comfortable and stocked full of goodies. Roger did body work on both of us and I would highly recommend getting a... More 

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Tucson, Arizona
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2013

After traveling from Tucson, this Bed and Breakfast was a welcome resting place. The house is very clean and beautifully designed and modeled. My wife and I talked with the couple who own the house and run the B&B and found out that they did the remodeling. The breakfast was delicious even though my wife and I requested completely different... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2013

When we first arrived, I thought, Oh, how lovely! A true bed & breakfast! That is, a family home with a few rooms that are let out to travelers, with a warm & cozy family home atmosphere... Well, the hosts were lovely... but it was really awkward to stay in somebody else's home and for them to just come on... More 

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Palo Alto, California
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15 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2013

We arrived (two families) on Christmas eve. As all restaurants in the area were closed, Ann & Roger suggested kindly to join them for dinner! (and pay as we wish). Needless to mention, they made sure all our dietary needs & restriction were met. We spent a wonderful evening together as well as hours together the next day. Ann &... More 

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Tularosa, New Mexico
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2012

The pkg deal attracted me, room, soak @ Riverbend and massage by Rodger. The stay was not the 'typical' and by far exceeded my expectations. The bed was comfortable, plenty of reading material to occupy the mind, and loads of movies if you are so inclined. Rodger is gifted. We will return.

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Warrington, Pennsylvania
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2012

My niece & I stayed here on 7-20-2012. It was the most amazing place! We did the the package deal for two which included massages for both of us. Roger is an exceptional massage therapist and I felt like a million bucks after the session. The retreat is clean and welcoming with the best hosts. Everything that you could possibly... More 

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Albuquerque, NM
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2011

Having come several times to Birch Street Retreat, I thought it high time I wrote a review! I love coming to T or C and this place makes it that much better! Birch Street Retreat is located at a perfect walking distance to the town center, Riverbend Hot Springs, and parks... Comfortable seating outside with an ever changing and improving... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2010

We drove a few hours south of Albuquerque to The Birch Street Retreat to find way more than expected. We stayed in two bedrooms with a cot in one, plus had a kitchenette area with refregerator & microwave for the snacks and sandwich fixins we took for our hungry teens. The minerals baths were great fun, including the dunks in... More 

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