The 12 Best Airbnbs In Taos, New Mexico

December 4, 2020
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If you’re looking for the best Airbnbs in Taos, you’ve come to the right place. We combed through thousands of Airbnb listings in Taos and the surrounding area to find the homes with the best amenities and the most positive reviews at the lowest prices.

#1 Explore Nature Trails Near A Secluded Boho Adobe

3 Guests | 0 Bedrooms | 1 Bathrooms

Book Now: $120 per night, airbnb.com

Do you fancy a desert honeymoon in comfort and style? Then this studio apartment is exactly what you’re looking for. It has that rustic charm that makes it feel like a cottage but is also has modern touches like a smart TV with Netflix, a full kitchen and AC. Take short hikes to explore the surroundings and come home to a shower and some privacy with your loved one.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Sway in an indoor hammock in a wide open, light-filled space. This period adobe was originally the dance studio of renowned flamenco artist, Maria Benitez. Today it's been reimagined as a semi-rustic, romantic getaway in a private park-like setting.”

Amenities

Self check-in | Free parking on premises | Full kitchen | Wifi | TV | Bathroom essentials | Bedroom comforts | Coffee maker | Hair dryer | Iron | Heating | Air conditioning

Guest Reviews

“A charming, cozy sanctuary in a storied space, Justin et al have thought of it all. The effect is artful, warm, infused with good energy. We appreciated the provided yoga mats and thoughtful gift of wine.” – Danielle
“I enjoyed a most sublime month in your casita, Justin. Where to begin — the airy openness of the space, the brightness let in through the large windows, the lovely decor and accents, the attentiveness to details and what a guest would need. And Katya is a gem!” – Kirsten
“The most wonderful stay! Excellent location and gorgeous space.” – Kelsey
“This is a very magical place, and styled very beautifully. We loved it! Justin provides excellent information about everything.” – Kimberly
“Perfect for elopements!!!! We got married here on 9. 19.” – Suki

#2 Adobe Home With Mountain Views + Ski Area And Taos Plaza

6 Guests | 3 Bedrooms | 2 Bathrooms

Book Now: $330 per night, airbnb.com

Adobe homes always have an exceptional character that blends in with the surrounding desert scenery, but that’s only on the outside. Once you go into the house, you’ll be met by smooth white walls, panoramic windows to take in the view and big bathrooms with upscale fittings. Make this your base to explore all that Taos has to offer with your family.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“This charming 3BR/2B adobe style home, with an incredible mountain view, is situated conveniently between Taos Plaza, Taos Pueblo and Taos Ski Valley. Its beautiful features like a kiva fireplace, vaulted ceilings with large wood beams, and beautiful tile finishes will give you the comforting feeling of home.”

Amenities

Essentials | Wifi | Laptop-friendly workspace | Iron | TV | Dryer | Heating | Washer | Hot water | Fireplace guards | Bathtub | Pack ’n Play/travel crib

Guest Reviews

“We stayed here for a week in late September. Shane was very helpful and responsive. We went out for hikes every day and could not have asked for a better location.” – Shelly
“Incredible stay, the pictures don’t lie! Amazing views all around. Loved the decor in the space and the landscaping around the house.” – Paul
“Ahhh, we have so many positive things to say about the El Prado house and countless memories of breathtaking skies, sunsets, and light and shadows playing across the mountains. The views are even more incredible than they look in the photos.” – Jessica
“We loved everything about this house! Spacious, nicely furnished, incredible location, excellence of communication with Shane. Many thanks to the owners for sharing this lovely home.” – Victoria
“Wonderful location and views” – Tanya

#3 Peaceful Apartment In Historic Hacienda With Private Hot Tub

4 Guests | 1 Bedrooms | 1 Bathrooms

Book Now: $180 per night, airbnb.com

This is an ideal stay either for a couple on a weekend getaway or for a small family with a child. With some unmistakable touches of Spanish architecture lithe central patio and some more modern touches on the side such as stainless steel appliances and smart TVs, this home will let you experience the old and the new in one single package.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Embrace the old charm of this residence built over a century ago. The renovated home features concrete countertops, salvaged materials from school buildings, high ceilings, a private backyard with a BBQ dining area, and a shared interior courtyard.”

Amenities

Self check-in | Free parking on premises | Private hot tub | Full kitchen | Washer | Dryer | Dishwasher | Wifi | TV | Bathroom essentials | Bedroom comforts | Coffee maker

Guest Reviews

“Marcus is an awesome host, goes the extra mile for his guests to feel comfortable and taken care of, and has made Best House a quiet, relaxing, and warm getaway. My wife and I fully plan to return in the future.” – Colton
“Best Casa was exactly that, the best. Tucked in the corner of a New Mexican style hacienda, this Airbnb had all the charm you expect of a small artist town like Taos with the modern finishes of a luxe hotel.” – Nydia
“We needed a simple, restful get-away in stressed times. The place and the host were both perfect. We immediately felt at home and comfortable; great design touches were intriguing but not intrusive.” – Scott
“This place is perfect! Great location, decor, and amenities. We were so happy to have this as our home base while visiting Taos.” – Beth
“Very nice place in a very convenient location near Taos attractions. There was a bottle of wine and robes at the ready definitely perfect for the setting we searched for to get away and simply relax, note the hot tub.” – Mauricio

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#4 Modern, Artist-Designed Duplex Studio With Private Deck And Desert Views

4 Guests | 1 Bedrooms | 1 Bathrooms

Book Now: $150 per night, airbnb.com

If you and your significant other are looking for a stay in or around Taos with a little bit of extra space, then this duplex could be what you need. An adobe construction with exposed wooden beams and an open concept layout that lets each space flow into the next are some of the more prominent design features. Book now and you’ll enjoy every minute of it.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Tranquility and relaxation await you at Mesa Vista Studio, a classic Adobe-style duplex studio situated on sprawling, zero-scaped grounds with 360-degree desert and mountain views. Restaurants, parks, museums and galleries lie just 10 minutes away in the lively town of Taos, and the slopes of Taos Ski Valley are accessible in less than 30 minutes.”

Amenities

Essentials | Wifi | Indoor fireplace | Cable TV | TV | Heating | Free parking on premises | Kitchen | Stove | Cooking basics | Oven | Coffee maker

Guest Reviews

“This is a wonderful space in a great location. Provides easy access to town and the mountains. The views around the stay are really beautiful in the mornings and evenings. Would definitely stay again.” – Ian
“What a beautiful place with a beautiful view. Kim is a stellar host, and this place is a gem. There's something about the location, nestled in the mountains…” – Jonathan
“Great location in between town and heading up into the mountains. Enjoyed a stunning sunrise from our bed every morning and a beautiful sunset from the back yard every evening. Great communication regarding check in.” – Michael
“Absolutely beautiful place in Taos, both the home itself and the incredible natural beauty, just outside the door. I couldn't stop taking pictures of the place and the view.” – Kelly
“Great little spot. Very clean and easy check-in. Would recommend.” – Ryan

#5 Mariposa Ranch Gem With Hot Tub & Mountain Vistas

8 Guests | 3 Bedrooms | 2 Bathrooms

Book Now: $410 per night, airbnb.com

The Mariposa Ranch is all about uninterrupted desert views thanks to its big windows and stargazing from the outdoor hot tub. It’s simply perfect for groups of friends who are looking for a comfy yet exciting stay that is only minutes away from Taos Pueblo, the Enchanted Circle drive and many more of Taos’s great attractions and landmarks.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Sweeping mountain views abound at Casa del Sol, a private 3BR home located in Mariposa Ranch. Adobe walls and fine furnishings detail the interior, and the back patio beckons with a hot tub and comfy furniture. Sleeps 8. “

Amenities

Dryer | Cable TV | Indoor fireplace | Wifi | Heating | Washer | TV | Laptop-friendly workspace | Essentials | Free parking on premises | Hot tub | Cooking basics

Guest Reviews

“The house was amazing!! Large bedrooms! Excellent kitchen! Fully stocked with utensils and cookware…outside table on the patio. The hot tub was amazing! Taos is super close with multiple activities.” – Trina
“We had a wonderful stay! The location and views were great! Would definitely recommend.” – Haley
“Gorgeous, spacious home, clean with excellent views!” – Jesse
“A very simple process with great communication leading up to the stay. Home was clean and felt like home. A great experience.” – Jim
“This place was perfect. If you are looking for a place to stay in Taos, this is it! The house was spacious, well kept, had everything you could want for a comfortable stay and the views were spectacular.” – Ben

#6 Modern Condo On River With 360-Degree Views

12 Guests | 4 Bedrooms | 3 Bathrooms

Book Now: $320 per night, airbnb.com

This 4-bedroom abode not only offers comfort and modern luxury for its up to 12 guests, but it does so at an awesome rate. It’s the ideal backdrop for a vacation with your extended family no matter what the season. If you want a place from which you can experience mountain living and the desert at the same time, this is definitely it.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Nestled on a rustic lot in Taos Ski Valley with 360-degree views and the sound of a gentle river just outside, Riverside Retreat 7 at Taos East is a modern retreat with space for kids to play outside and adults to revel in year-round recreation, from skiing to fly-fishing.”

Amenities

Essentials | TV | Indoor fireplace | Cable TV | Washer | Iron | Dryer | Heating | Wifi | Free parking on premises | Microwave | Cooking basics

Guest Reviews

“Great location. The host was very responsive. Loved the fresh mountain air and scenery.” – Johanna
“The place was very clean, decorated nicely, and is a good spot for a ski trip get-together.” – Carly

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#7 Luxury Home Sleeps 10 With Game Room – Room For The Whole Family

10 Guests | 3 Bedrooms | 3 Bathrooms

Book Now: $330 per night, airbnb.com

Perhaps your idea of a good time with your old friends from your early youth is to go on wine tastings or perhaps it’s just slacking in comfort in a vacation rental that provides everything you need, and more. Whichever the case may be, this Spanish inspired home for 10 guests with its terracotta tiled floors and exposed wooden beans in the roof will make it easy.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Escape to the stunning Sangre de Cristo Mountain region and stay at this recently renovated 3-bed, 2. 5-bath vacation rental home! Ideally situated in a quiet, family-friendly neighbourhood of El Prado, the property boasts classic southwest style, an expansive game room, and sleeping arrangements for 10. With the historic sites of Taos Pueblo, mesmerizing Rio Grande Gorge and outdoor activities of Taos Ski Valley all easily accessible, the home is the perfect getaway for all your daily adventures!”

Amenities

Iron | Washer | Heating | Essentials | Dryer | Hot water | Laptop-friendly workspace | Wifi | Bathtub | Free parking on premises | Refrigerator | Coffee maker

Guest Reviews

“Such a stylish place for a family trip! The ping-pong table was the center of attention, along with the wonderful board games and the sparkling chef’s kitchen. We had a wonderful time exploring Taos, and couldn’t wait to enjoy long evenings watching the stars- we’ve never seen so many!” – Wilhelmina And Ahmet
“Stunning house and location. Near the adorable town Arroyo Seco and other hikes and sites. Clean and modern space.” – Susie & Brian
“Very clean, very spacious home. Extremely Responsive owners as well. Perfect for two families sharing the space!” – Matt
“Charming house that has everything one needs. Nice outside seating, huge kitchen & living room, beautiful bedrooms and grill for bbq. Our stay was very comfortable and Greg was super responsive and helpful.” – Amit
“It’s a very nice, clean and spacious house with really nice scenic views of the mountains. Enjoyed our stay!” – Dash

#8 Charming Adobe Home With Incredible Mountain Views

8 Guests | 3 Bedrooms | 2 Bathrooms

Book Now: $220 per night, airbnb.com

Three rooms and space enough for 8 guests means that this charmer of a home is a great fit for several small families travelling together or perhaps for a group of friends in search of adventure. You’ll appreciate the log fireplace during the winter and those cold desert nights, but you’ll enjoy everything else like the kitchen, the patio and the backyard all year round.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Casa Monte Vista is a charming, traditional adobe home conveniently located in the Town of Taos, less than 2 miles from the Town Plaza and close to shopping. There are three bedrooms with two full bathrooms. The master bedroom has a king bed as well as a kiva fireplace and doors that open to the courtyard. Its bathroom has a separate soaking tub for the ultimate relaxation. The second bedroom has a queen bed and the third bedroom has a full bed and a twin bunk bed.”

Amenities

Essentials | Wifi | Iron | Indoor fireplace | Cable TV | TV | Dryer | Heating | Washer | Free parking on premises | Kitchen | Cooking basics

Guest Reviews

“Extraordinarily beautiful space. We were so thankful to have such a clean, spacious and beautiful home to rest and enjoy the beauty of Northern NM.” – Summer
“Beautiful view and yard. Convenient location. We had a wonderful stay” – Brett
“Great spot, we definitely will return to this house and wonderful/quiet neighborhood!” – Jessica
“This is a great property in a great location and is exactly as described in the property summary. We will likely visit again in cooler months to enjoy the property and Taos but especially to make use of the fireplaces in the property which look awesome!” – Mark
“Great house! Tons of rooms for everyone to have their own space. The house has everything you need for your stay.” – Kevin

#9 Alfred's Hacienda – Custom Home With Hot Tub & Grill

6 Guests | 3 Bedrooms | 2 Bathrooms

Book Now: $270 per night, airbnb.com

Thick and colourful rugs are a necessity to avoid cold feet during the winter and this house has plenty of them. It also has leather couches, a rustic yet fully equipped kitchen, smart TVs, spacious rooms and elegantly outfitted bathrooms. All this and more make this single-level home in Taos the perfect home base to explore one of New Mexico’s best destinations.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Alfred's Hacienda is a beautiful 3BR retreat within a quick drive of Taos. Custom details and upscale amenities invite you to unwind in style. The covered patio features a large hot tub, while kiva fireplaces provide added allure inside. Sleeps 6.”

Amenities

Essentials | Wifi | Laptop-friendly workspace | Iron | Indoor fireplace | Cable TV | TV | Dryer | Heating | Washer | Free parking on premises | Hot tub

Guest Reviews

“The house was wonderful. Probably the best-stocked kitchen I've experienced with Airbnb. The code I was sent didn't work, but turnkey responded promptly with the correct code (even though we were checking in late at night, so they get extra points for that).” – Rebecca
“Great space!” – Neil
“Absolutely beautiful home with a very laid back and chill vibe. The history of the previous owner of the home also added to the overall vibe of the place. It was a relaxing, private, and super comfy weekend.” – Sohalia

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#10 La Posada De Taos

8 Guests | 3 Bedrooms | 3 Bathrooms

Book Now: $330 per night, airbnb.com

Strong elements of Spanish colonial architecture such as plenty of arches, heavy and decorated wooden doors and thick wooden doorframes are present throughout this property. These design features, along with the antique or rustic furniture make you feel as if you were travelling back in time as you cross the door. Don’t miss the chance to experience this yourself.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Step into historical elegance with enchanting art and decor at this expansive 3 bedroom, 3. 5 bath home at La Posada de Taos Inn. Every detail has been thoughtfully planned for your stay. Each of the 3 generously large bedrooms with en suite private baths welcome you to the character and hospitality of Taos.”

Amenities

Essentials | Wifi | Air conditioning | Laptop-friendly workspace | Iron | TV | Dryer | Heating | Washer | Hot water | High chair | Pack ’n Play/travel crib

Guest Reviews

“Ideal location. Lovely tasteful New Mexico touches. Large rooms and public spaces.” – Lisa
“This house was BEAUTIFUL & so serene our group didn’t want to leave! The beds were super comfortable, the kitchen was great for cooking meals & there were interesting New Mexico style decorations all over the place. Communication was perfect & check in was a breeze.” – Stacey
“Lovely place close to plaza” – Joyce
“Stay here! Special place in the town of Taos with an incredibly kind and accommodating host.” – Mills
“Beautifully decorated home with lovely grounds. If you’re looking for a quintessential Taos vibe, this is it. Walking distance to the plaza was a plus!” – Alex

#11 Casitas Encantadas – Country Sanctuary With Views

5 Guests | 3 Bedrooms | 2 Bathrooms

Book Now: $400 per night, airbnb.com

This house maintains the same style as the rest of the properties we’ve seen so far but adds a touch more elegance and better quality furnishings to the mix providing an overall better Airbnb experience. If you want more comfort for you and a group of 5 friends, then this is the place to book.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Enchanting in-town adobe, Casitas Encantadas is a sanctuary with private country-feel and stunning views of Taos Mountain, yet conveniently located near the renowned historic plaza shops, restaurants, and galleries. The remodeled main house dates to circa 1895, is two bedroom, one large full bath and will sleep up to 4 guests.”

Amenities

Essentials | Wifi | Iron | Indoor fireplace | TV | Dryer | Heating | Washer | Free parking on premises | Hot tub | Kitchen | Private entrance

Guest Reviews

“Wendy’s place is fantastic! Super close to town but remote enough to feel very private. The home was so comfortable and the perfect getaway for a week.” – Stefan
“A very sweet home that is perfect for a get away. Hot tub was lovely to use in the evening . It wasn't cold enough for a fire inside but we imagined it would have been so cozy.” – Donna
“Great place with great location. Would highly recommend.” – Adam
“Very much enjoyed our stay. House was sparkling clean, just as seen in the pictures, very well appointed with everything you’d need. Outdoor space was great, spend many nights on the patio watching the stars.” – Anca
“What a lovely home, in a lovely setting! My friends and I had a great time staying here and will definitely be back. Great location for skiers and non-skiers.” – Julia

#12 Charming Desert Hideaway – 7.3 Miles From Taos!

4 Guests | 2 Bedrooms | 2 Bathrooms

Book Now: $180 per night, airbnb.com

A more modern construction with a slightly more eclectic interior that makes more use of colours and textures. Although some of the doors and furniture seem aged, that is only an illusion as most of it is much newer than you’d think at first sight. With two private rooms and two bathrooms, this house is ideal for two couples on vacation to Taos.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Feast your eyes on the desert dreamscape you've been searching for. With 360-degree mountain views, a full kitchen, and free WiFi, this 2-bed, 2-bath vacation rental has everything you could need to live like a local in New Mexico. This El Prado gem is just under 6 miles from the famous Rio Grande Gorge Bridge, minutes from incredible skiing, rock climbing, and a short drive away from dozens of hiking trails.”

Amenities

Essentials | Wifi | Iron | Indoor fireplace | TV | Dryer | Heating | Washer | Ethernet connection | Bathtub | Free parking on premises | Kitchen

Guest Reviews

“Amazing house with great amenities, quiet location, and phenomenal mountain views. Highly recommend – we will be back for sure!!” – Nicole
“Beautiful local home with even prettier views. A short drive to the central plaza, the mountains, and all other attractions in the area. It was a great place to spend the week to both work remotely and play” – Mike
“Great private house. Nice touches and squeaky clean. Beautiful views and very peaceful.” – Fares
“An absolute gem of a house. The views are unbelievable and it's really peaceful. The house itself is very well made, styled, and equipped.” – Laleh
“Great stay just outside of Taos! The house itself is very spacious, neighbourhood was quiet and has all the amenities you could need, including a great hammock on the patio.” – Aynslee

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