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Elkhorn Lodge Chama

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2663 S Hwy 84, Chama, NM 87520
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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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118 reviews
19 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

First the Good. The Lodge consists of separate cabins and also blocks of rooms in a single building spread over a large property right on the Rio Chama which is a small stream by eastern standards but substantial by New Mexico standards. This is an historic property which is to say that it's been around for a long time. The... More 

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Nsblinda, Owner at Elkhorn Lodge Chama, responded to this review

Well first of all thanks for taking the time to write a review. I just wanted to let you know your impressions are incorrect as to the minimal maintenance and few or no improvements to the Elkhorn. Yes Wi-Fi is not good up here in the summer time when there are a few hundred or more extra people in town... More 

Dallas, TX
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35 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Don't be expecting a Holiday Inn Express in Chama. It's a quaint little town of about 1,500 in the summer and 1,000 the rest of the year. The Elkhorn Lodge now open year round as this area is popular not only for the C &TS railroad but fall foliage and hunting as well. There are cabins with different combinations of... More 

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Nsblinda, Owner at Elkhorn Lodge Chama, responded to this review

Thanks for your review, we appreciate it when customers take the time to do this. Yep, no Holiday Inn Express because the Elkhorn Lodge is one of a kind with lots of character, charm and a cozy, comfortable atmosphere. It is beautiful here in the fall, worth another road trip from Texas. Hope to see you again. Linda More 

Midlothian, Texas
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17 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I felt like I was back in the 50's or 60's in a movie! They had cabins, rooms and the mobile home we stayed in. We were right on the river. Linda and Arthur, the owners, were wonderful! My boys fished, roasted marshmallows, went for walks and played baseball! Perfect for families!

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Nsblinda, Owner at Elkhorn Lodge Chama, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to review our property! We are so glad you enjoyed yourself, and we hope you will be back again someday. More 

Carlsbad, New Mexico, United States
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7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a nice, friendly place. We stayed in a cabin type room a one bedroom place. They kept most everything including the appliances antique looking, but in good working order. The Chama river runs right behind the property with a walking path. The owners are very friendly. A joy to talk to. Only issue is the internet is very slow.... More 

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Nsblinda, Owner at Elkhorn Lodge Chama, responded to this review

Thank you for your positive review. We are also happy that our guests enjoy their visit. We continue to try to improve the speed of the internet but up here in Chama everything seems to move a little bit slower. Hope to see you again, Linda More 

Austin, Texas
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20 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped in Chama enroute from Colorado to Texas. There are 3 lodging options that boast cabins and "on the river". Just be aware that Chama is rural and rustic with very few cafes and 2 stores. The Elkhorn staff were very nice and it is family run. The cabins seemed clean. However, some cabins have old upholstered furniture sitting... More 

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Thank krista r
Nsblinda, Owner at Elkhorn Lodge Chama, responded to this review

Hi, thanks for the review but sorry you did not enjoy the accommodations. Yes this is very old, rural and rustic town and some of our cabins are 100 years old. As you mentioned they are clean and are well maintained. The Elkhorn Lodge is a destination that offers clean rooms and cabins, a hot tub, a river that runs... More 

Roswell, New Mexico
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was a very nice cabin that was motel style. The beds were comfortable. We sat outside and played board games. Another positive is that everything on site was so clean!! Everyone was very friendly! The river runs right behind it!! To our dismay (not their fault) we were there during a heatwave and there is not any A/C in... More 

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Thank who922
Nsblinda, Owner at Elkhorn Lodge Chama, responded to this review

We are so glad you enjoyed your stay! It has been a challenge for us to find good internet up here in the mountains, but we continue to work on that issue. And you are right, we were definitely in a heat wave during your stay! The majority of the year our climate doesn't require air conditioning and we find... More 

Cottonwood
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21 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2016

Great place to stay in a small rustic cabin. We originally found this place thru Groupon. Would stay there again. We stayed in Cabin #40 it has 2 double beds, full bath and kitchen. There is also a motel on the property. Grounds back up to the Chama River, which was flowing big time. Weather was wonderful, specially when we... More 

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Nsblinda, Owner at Elkhorn Lodge Chama, responded to this review

Thank you for giving us such a great review. Glad you enjoyed yourselves and all the Elkhorn Lodge Chama has to offer. Linda More 

Brewton, Alabama
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96 reviews
47 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2016

While in the Chama Valley we stayed at the Elkhorn. in a charming cabin. It probably is not what many young people are looking for but we really enjoyed the cabin and it's lovely style. The bed was very comfortable and the cabin was clean and well kept. the manager was a very nice lady. The only negative I can... More 

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Thank dg48
Nsblinda, Owner at Elkhorn Lodge Chama, responded to this review

Hi, thank you so much for the great review. Yes, wifi here in Chama is a challenge but then sometimes it is nice just to disconnect and just enjoy life like it used to be. Thanks for staying and we hope you will come back again. Linda More 

Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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52 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2016

we loved this place,real nice folks ,elk deer good views,laid back like a beach attitude in the sky. breakfast was like mamas, very satisfied will go there again.most relaxing part of our vacation, if i could ever get off work.

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Nsblinda, Owner at Elkhorn Lodge Chama, responded to this review

Hi, sorry I did not respond sooner. We appreciate that you took the time to write a review and are very happy that you enjoyed your stay. We hope to see you again soon, tell the boss to give you more time off! Linda More 

Santa Fe, New Mexico
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25 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2015

We stayed in the cabin next to the office. It has that sweet cabin feel and a large tub for two to soak in, which we did. We did look at a room before seeing the cabin. We actually liked the room's look better. In fact, we loved it but the cabin suited our needs better. The owners were out... More 

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Nsblinda, Owner at Elkhorn Lodge Chama, responded to this review

Hi, Thank You for the review. I appreciate all that you had to say about the Elkhorn lodge. I am glad to hear that you were well taken care of while we were out of town, as I knew you would be. Your statement about this being a homey, mountain place is so true. We do not attempt to be... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Multilingual Staff
  • Free Parking
  • Business Center with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Elkhorn Lodge offers cabin rentals and motel rooms in Chama, NM. Come stay with us and enjoy all that the beautiful Chama Valley has to offer. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Elkhorn Lodge Chama

Address: 2663 S Hwy 84, Chama, NM 87520
Location: United States > New Mexico > Chama
Price Range: $95 - $107 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 33
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