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Columbine Inn & Conference Center

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May 7 May 8
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Reviewed 24 February 2016

there is nothing walking distance. you need to drive about a mile to the village, several miles to Town. the room had in interesting layout with the second bed in a loft. but is was functional. the free shuttle is great, the wi-fi is reliable and the breakfast is excellent.

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Reviewed 16 February 2016 via mobile

The room was clean, and a good size. The breakfast was FANTASTIC. It's really the only thing that redeemed this inn for us. The bed was hard and uncomfortable, the hot tub only accommodates 4 (even though there were several children and 4 adults in it when we went up to partake), and most importantly, there is NO COFFEE MAKER...

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Thank Jennifer I
Bosque Farms, New Mexico, United States
Reviewed 2 February 2016

So many skiers and boarders seem to think if you can't stay right at the mountain, then you're better off in the town of Taos, mostly because of the price. As a frequent visitor to the regions best mountain, everything from the friendly folks assisting throughout a stay, outstanding rooms and amenities to a sumptuous hot breakfast daily to the...

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Santa Fe, New Mexico
Reviewed 29 January 2016 via mobile

This facility is very close to the ski area. If you don't want to drive the mile or so the also offer a shuttle. The staff is helpful and friendly. Rooms are basic but nicely decorated. The are definitely set up for skiers. The last time I stayed I was unable to take advantage of their breakfast which is included....

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columbineinntaos, Owner at Columbine Inn & Conference Center, responded to this review

We appreciate your repeat business and are happy you were able to try our recently enhanced breakfast. Thank you for your feedback and we look forward to your next visit. Paul & Susie Geilenfeldt

Mississippi
Reviewed 20 January 2016 via mobile

This was our first ski trip to Taos Ski Valley. Columbine Inn was an EXCELLENT choice for my party of 2 Moms and 2 college students. We stayed in a room with loft which gave the college girls some privacy. The owners(husband and wife) are "hands on" and very accommodating. The front desk personnel were very personable and a delight...

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columbineinntaos, Owner at Columbine Inn & Conference Center, responded to this review

We appreciate your taking the time to provide feedback. The most enjoyable part of owning a lodge is meeting guests and the most rewarding part is meeting their expectations. Thank you again for your business and we look forward to seeing you in the future. Paul & Susie Geilenfeldt

Denver, Colorado
Reviewed 14 January 2016

Loved this place - less than 2 miles from the base of one of the gnarliest ski mountains in the West. Rooms are spacious, breakfast is great, and the staff is super friendly and accommodating. Also, the free shuttle to and from the mountain makes life so much easier. Will definitely stay their during my next trip to Taos Ski...

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columbineinntaos, Owner at Columbine Inn & Conference Center, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words and we agree that Taos is one of the gnarliest ski mountains in the west. We think that if you are a skier or boarder, you should definitely have Taos on your “bucket list”. We look forward to your next visit and thank you for your business. Paul & Susie Geilenfeldt

Austin, Texas
Reviewed 23 December 2015

Our family has stayed at Columbine for our past 3 skiing trips! The first time was with extended family, the second time was just us (family of 4) and the third time with a group of friends(about 30 of us and all ages). The inn is charming, very pretty and very close to the ski resort. The inn provides shuttle...

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columbineinntaos, Owner at Columbine Inn & Conference Center, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. The most rewarding part of owning a lodge is seeing our repeat guests year after year. We cannot thank you enough for your business and bringing your family and friends. Paul & Susie Geilenfeldt

Reviewed 20 December 2015 via mobile

Staff throughout this Inn were all friendly and helpful, but Shawn in the breakfast lodge took amazing care of us! Everything was delicious and hot, served with a smile and extra special touches like sides of green chili sauce and more. We will definitely be back.

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columbineinntaos, Owner at Columbine Inn & Conference Center, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. Thanks to our guest feedback, we have been working to enhance our breakfast with more selection and healthy options. We appreciate your feedback and look forward to seeing you in the future. Paul & Susie Geilenfeldt

Pittsburgh, United States
Reviewed 10 September 2015

This is a pretty, quiet and comfortable privately owned hotel in Taos Ski Valley. The owners were friendly, welcoming and accomodating. Our room was spacious and the bed comfortable. It is a great place to stay if you're taking advantage of the outdoor activities, though there were no restaurants, stores, etc. during our visit (due, in part to construction at...

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California
Reviewed 6 September 2015

I stayed here on a 10-day retreat with ~20 people, so can't speak to how it is for regular travelers. There were amenities we did not use, such as the hot tub & fireplaces, & the retreat had its own cook so I don't know what their usual breakfast is like. The room I had was a very generous size...

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Amenities

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  • Breakfast included
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Breakfast included
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast Available
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Authentic, alpine lodge nestled in the mountains of Taos. Surrounded by nature and convenient to skiing, hiking, museums and galleries. Your stay includes free breakfast, free wi-fi, outdoor hot tub, outdoor fireplace, and frequent guest program. The clean and comfortable guest rooms include one king or two queen beds, mini-fridge and microwave. Locally owned and operated by avid skiers and outdoor enthusiasts. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Columbine Inn & Conference Center

Address: 1288 Highway 150, Taos Ski Valley, NM 87525
Region: United States > New Mexico > Taos County > Taos Ski Valley
Price Range: $169 - $204 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 20
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“Hot Tub is on the 2nd floor”
T8481LVnancys, 28 Feb 2017 | Read review
“All of the rooms are in a good location.”
karenj633, 15 Feb 2017 | Read review
“not a big place we all liked our rooms”
Bleeckermel, 13 Feb 2017 | Read review
“They have "loft" rooms which are great for traveling with kids as you can sleep on a different level than them in the same room :-)”
F0ngers, 17 Jan 2017 | Read review
“All rooms have a great view. They all face the South Taos Canyon. Beautiful. sooo quiet!!”
Judygee1841, 10 Nov 2016 | Read review
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