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Portal Peak Lodge

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Alto, New Mexico
Reviewed 17 April 2013

Very old! It was clean and the bed was comfortable, but some of the fixtures were old and needed replaced. We enjoyed being there and would go again. Rather expensive compared to other places we stayed.

Thank 633kayb
Dale, Wisconsin
Reviewed 24 September 2012

Portal, Arizona hasn't changed much over the years...still small, unique and special. All birders will come here if you plan to bird the Chiricahua Mountains and the famous South Fork of Cave Creek Canyon looking for Elegant Trogons! The owners have done a fine job of providing a comfortable place to stay and excellent food. The lodge is not fancy,...

1Thank csykes
Fountain Hills, Arizona, United States
Reviewed 9 September 2012

We had the opportunity to stay a few days at Portal Peak Lodge. The grounds were beautiful, the food at the general store was delicious and the staff were very friendly. We really enjoyed our time and will go back sooner than later. Thanks.

Thank Maggie K
Centreville, Virginia
Reviewed 6 September 2012

Most travelers in the area visit to explore the natural habitats. Birding and hiking while staying at Portal Peak Lodge are very popular. It is quite entertaining, in fact, to sit on the deck outside the room and watch the many hummingbirds that come to the feeders. The Lodge has a good restaurant and a store that has all the...

Thank Anne5503
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 5 July 2012

Once you get into the Chiricahua mountains, you can stay at one of the guest ranches (expensive) or, if you're into hiking, star gazing and bird watching, at this really nice place. Yes, it's pretty basic, no fine dining to be seen, but you're in the mountains, so why complain? Staff is businesslike but friendly and competent, you can hike...

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Reviewed 9 May 2012

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Chicago, IL
Reviewed 25 April 2012

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Reviewed 31 October 2011

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“It was nice having a picnic table to sit on outside the room.”
990merryg, 11 Sep 2016 | Read review
“If you go between late May and the end of September you may want to bring a small fan with you”
JeanneA284, 6 Jun 2016 | Read review
“First time customer!!”
  • Gorgeous mountain views just minutes up the road
  • Spring showers bring May flowers----
  • The Chiricahua National forest view form Portal Road (Looking South)
  • The Chiricahua National forest view form Portal Road (Looking North)
LadyHawke714, 17 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Maybe bring your own instant coffee if that is important to you.”
WilliamK42, 26 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Lodge is a little hard to find at night as there is not alot of lights in the area.. just note it's behind the General Store on the left.”
kenaroo, 5 Jan 2015 | Read review
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