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The SnowMansion Taos Hostel Ski Lodge Inn & Campground

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Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 15 September 2015

Outside of the busy city of Taos, nestled in an organic garden and surrounded by restaurants, galleries and unbelievable beauty, this was a surprising find. This is a hostel so you can share a room, have a private ensuite room in the main lodge, or sleep in a teepee, or even pitch a tent. There is kitchen usage and communal...

Thank sarah l
Sanford, Florida
Reviewed 9 September 2015 via mobile

I spent four nights at the snow mansion hostel in late August. From the moment I walked in I felt welcome and included by the great group of young people who were staying and working at the hostel. My reservation was actually for only two nights but I decided to stay on longer since I was having such a great...

Thank Bill H
Hillsboro, Oregon
Reviewed 1 September 2015

We have been on the road four weeks by the time we rolled into Taos. We didn't want to pay 3 star prices for 1 star accommodations in Taos, so we decided to do something different and try the hostel. So glad we did. Very peaceful, good vibes from fellow guests. The staff are knowledgeable and welcoming. My kids loved...

Thank gondwanalandd
Olathe, Kansas
Reviewed 31 August 2015 via mobile

This was such an experience! We stayed on a couple mattresses inside the teepee. Perfect outdoor sleeping weather. Plenty of blankets as it does get cold even in August. Amazing views of the sky, especially with the full moon. Staff was friendly and into the self-sustaining lifestyle. Great sense of community and we enjoyed hanging out with the group by...

Thank karschnik
Reviewed 28 August 2015

I have stayed twice now at snow mansion when visiting Taos and Arroyo Seco and i can positively say that both times were absolutely unique and wonderful. The hostel is located on a gorgeous piece of land nestled at the bottom of the grand Taos mountain. The property is covered with lush gardens for you to freely explore and pick...

1Thank erik s
Reviewed 11 August 2015

Stayed at campsite over July 4th weekend with a couple of friends. Camp site was in a nice grassy area with views of mountains, perfect flat areas for doing morning yoga. Owner herself will join you and show you some poses! Loved the communal areas and relaxed vibe as well:) Great location with a short drive to Taos, but tucked...

1Thank LivM22
Tallahassee, Florida
Reviewed 29 July 2015

The SnowMansion was an unexepected pleasure! I stayed in a private room that was huge - a queen sized bed and eight bunkbeds, a table and chairs, a bathroom and separate shower. Don't expect matchy matchy bed linens and curtains; think a random collection of blankets and sheets that appear to have been collected over time. The room did not...

1Thank Maureen O
Amarillo, Texas
Reviewed 20 July 2015 via mobile

We decided to make a trip around the enchanted circle and booked the Snowmansion for a night. The people were really nice and we had no issue checking in. It's a little old and rundown, but I've definitely seen worse. The place is really set towards college kids. The best thing is it is real close to the Taos Ski...

Thank dwdj75
Banja Luka, Bosnia and Herzegovina
Reviewed 28 June 2015

In Buddhism, there are three types of Gratitude. The first is the one you feel to someone who opened doors for you. The second one is the one you feel to someone you would leave your kids with. The third one is the one you feel for someone who changed your life, completely and deeply. If I am Mother Earth...

1Thank Vojin K
Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 22 June 2015

From the moment I called to make a reservation, I knew this was the right choice! The owner was incredibly helpful on the phone, answered all of my questions and never seemed in a rush. We stayed in one of the 4 tipis. They are super basic (maybe slightly overpriced-that's my only minor complaint, guess in a hostel you're paying...

Thank Eskadea

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  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
World Famous! We are great lodging for all ages! Private Rooms, Cabins, Tipis and Dorm Beds Available! We've welcomed individuals, couples, families and groups since 1973! We look forward to welcoming you! Located in the village of Arroyo Seco, featuring an array of great breakfast, lunch and dinner choices, a health food store, shops, art galleries and nightlife. The Taos Ski Valley, the historic Taos Plaza, the Taos Pueblo, the Rio Grande Gorge and the Hot Springs are all minutes away. Angel Fire, Sipapu, Red River, Ojo Caliente, Ghost Ranch, Philmont Boy Scout Ranch are all within easy driving distance. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The SnowMansion Taos Hostel Ski Lodge Inn & Campground

Address: 476 Hwy 150, Arroyo Seco, NM 87514 (Formerly The Abominable Snowmansion)
Region: United States > New Mexico > Taos County > Arroyo Seco
Price Range: $93 - $160 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — The SnowMansion Taos Hostel Ski Lodge Inn & Campground 2*
Number of rooms: 60
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“Request a private room”
 of 5 bubbles Bostexan, 25 Dec 2016 | Read review
“not the best place for light sleepers”
 of 5 bubbles JVZ, 8 Aug 2016 | Read review
“I had a private room, shared shower etc. it could have slept three/ couple+2 children”
 of 5 bubbles daveM7722XW, 4 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Not luxurious.”
 of 5 bubbles 373sarahl, 15 Sep 2015 | Read review
“If you find yourself here, you can possibly find something more In yourself”
 of 5 bubbles vojink2015, 28 Jun 2015 | Read review
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