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Albuquerque, New Mexico
Reviewed 19 September 2016

The Apache room had very hard beds, old pillows, and old, worn out bedding. The windows had no latches; anyone could have gotten in easily. The Jemez room had a good bed and better bedding. Strangely, it was cheaper than the Apache room. Both rooms were very dark. Additional lamps were needed. Breakfast was very good.

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Walla Walla, Washington
Reviewed 18 September 2016

I wanted to like this B&B, but my friend and I ended up leaving Taos a day early, in large part because we just weren't comfortable here. I'll start with the positives. The location of this B&B cannot be bettered; it's a brief walk from the plaza, and only slightly longer to the art museum, a supermarket, and several restaurants...

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Denver, Colorado
Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

The Casa Benavides Inn is literally just off the Plaza in Taos NM. And that means it is conveniently close to everything without being on the main drag through town. It was possible to choose the room you wanted on the internet which was great for us. We got a good room at a very reasonable rate. The staff was...

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Las Cruces, New Mexico
Reviewed 13 September 2016

We'll run family business, clean large rooms with patio access complete with lounge chairs. Large grounds area well keep up with plenty of area to relax and enjoy the atmosphere. Nicely put together gourmet breakfast with great service.

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Venice, Florida
Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

Room was large and clean. Breakfast included in room rate was gourmet level. Also included is afternoon tea with large selection of homemade pastries and cakes. Staff was outgoing and helpful. Within 5-10 minute walk of all shopping and restaurants, parking is included, we never moved car while we we in Taos. Not all rooms have a window if that...

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Albuquerque, New Mexico
Reviewed 1 September 2016

A cross between a quaint bed & breakfast and a large inn, Casa Benavides is a gem in the heart of Taos. The location is ideal, nearly on the corner of Paseo del Pueblo and Kit Carson Road, where you can walk over to the Plaza, numerous restaurants and shops, and many galleries. The rooms are varied and quite different,...

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Denver, Colorado
Reviewed 31 August 2016

This place is a lovely, cozy and well kept Inn right down the street from the main square! It is also a quick walking distance to Our Lady of Guadalupe Church. It was a special Mother/Daughter trip and we thoroughly enjoyed the pretty room, the quiet, and the beautiful dining room and homemade breakfast with homemade granola! Tea in the...

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Albuquerque
Reviewed 29 August 2016

The Inn has a lot of Taos charm, but avoid 'the Trapper' room. There is one chair and no desk. You have to sit on the bed to read or anything else...use your laptop, etc. The room is very close to Kit Carson (one of two busy streets in Taos) which has road noise much of the day/evening. The gravel...

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Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

We definitely highly recommend Casa Benavides for couples or individuals. It *may* not be great for kids due to semi breakable furnishings, but it would depend on the family. Rooms are nicely appointed in southwestern decor. Afternoon tea involves numerous very good pastries and tea. Breakfast consisted of gourmet granola, peaches, yogurt, tea, juice, and/or coffee, and your choice of...

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Norman, Oklahoma
Reviewed 25 August 2016

My traveling companion and I chose this B and B to stay because it was close to the plaza and had a room available at a decent price. We had a lovely room with parking close by. Our breakfast next morning was very good, and they were very careful about working with my allergies. The only problem was that there...

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Multilingual Staff
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located within a leisurely stroll of Taos Plaza, Casa Benavides is situated in the heart of Taos. Experience all the enchanted beauty, energy, shopping, Southwest cuisine, and Native culture Taos has to offer. The Casa Benavides Inn has 38 unique rooms, featuring Southwestern furnishings and artwork. A delectable selection of homemade cookies and cakes are included with the complimentary afternoon tea. The scrumptious breakfast has been a favorite of Inn guests for nearly 30 years. Located 2 blocks from Taos Plaza, 3 miles from historic Taos Pueblo, and 20 miles from Taos Ski Valley. Complimentary WI-FI internet access is available in every guest room and throughout the property. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Casa Benavides Historic Inn

Address: 137 Kit Carson Rd, Taos, NM 87571-5949
Region: United States > New Mexico > Taos County > Taos
Price Range: ₹ 9,882 - ₹ 14,349 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 38
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