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Chama River Bend Lodge

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Glensted Mo
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236 reviews
27 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed one night before taking a fall trip on the Cumbres and Toltec RR. The Lodge was clean, nice, had everything you needed. Owners were very friendly. If I was staying longer in Chama I would recommend this location over others. Also check for coupons on renting room and taking the Cumbres RR trip.

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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 23 October 2016

Super clean, well appointed, no noise, and a very friendly owner. Nice walk on property to the waer and would even rent fishing gear. We asked about a great breakfast spot and he suggested two. My husband and I chose Fina's Diner down the road and was not disappointed. Breakfast burritos were excellent and everything Homemade! No one should leave... More 

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DeLand, Florida
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18 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 October 2016

There aren't many places to stay in Chama. There are no chain hotels. This place is very nice looking on the outside, however, the inside needed a little help. The deadbolt worked very hard and the safety chain was broken. The sheets and blankets had holes in them and the towels were stained. The tub had a depression in it... More 

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Amarillo, Texas
1 review
Reviewed 5 October 2016

The office was well kept and clean with a nice gift shop and helpful staff. The cabin was quiet, clean, affordable and very comfortable. Plenty of towels and amenities! The grounds are very inviting and offer several places to sit along the river or by the fire pits. We did not fish but the opportunity is certainly there! It's a... More 

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Thank hunsaker2016
Denver, Colorado, United States
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27 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 October 2016

Spent two nights here in cabin #10: outfitted with a king sized bed, a queen sized bed in the loft, 3 piece bath, a welcoming front porch and a picnic table outside. The owners have cleverly solved the creepy coffee dilemma with a full sized Mr. Coffee and jars of Folgers, sugar and creamer in the kitchen, (tea, cookies, cocoa... More 

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Thank Cristin C
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12 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

After being on the road for about two weeks this was our last stop before heading Albuquerque and flying home. It was in the 30's and snowing when we checked in. We stayed in one of the cabins, which had all the amenities we needed. Great front porch with a bbq grill. We bumped up the heat and left to... More 

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Thank Yellowstonegirl2
Santa Fe, New Mexico
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6 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 September 2016

This is a very good place to stay in Chama, NM. We had a cabin that was very clean and near the river. We enjoyed fishing and the comforts of the cozy cabin when the weather turned chilly. The staff is very responsive to questions or concerns. The kitchen was an added bonus for our stay as we prepared most... More 

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Thank Phyllis C
Las Cruces, New Mexico
1 review
Reviewed 29 September 2016

Stayed one night in a room and one night in a cabin. Comfortable beds, all the necessities, and the friendliest host/hostess you could ever hope to meet. Try to book early, they fill up fast. Had a great stay.

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CT
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15 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for 2 nights and it was so relaxing. The cabin had a queen bed and room for 2 to sleep in the loft. The were 2 electric heaters, which were needed in September. The kitchen had a coffee maker (with coffee), microwave, Frig, 2 burner stovetop, dishes, pots, etc.

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Thank nintyfive
2 reviews
Reviewed 14 September 2016

I stayed here last night (09/13/2016) and loved it. Very quiet and the room was very clean. Nice shower. Comfortable beds. Benches on the front porch were great for socializing. The owners were very friendly and helpful. Access to the river was easy and so peaceful. We sat at the gazeebo and even saw trout in the river. I would... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Hot Tub
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Parking
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Here at the Chama River Bend Lodge we have been building relationships since 1989! Nestled on a spacious five-acre partial on the banks of the Chama River, you will find breathtaking views of the San Juan mountain range and Chama Peak. We are conveniently located to meet your recreational, sight seeing, camping, and vacation needs in every season. Winter offers excellent cross-country skiing, snowmobiling, a hot air balloon rally, and ice fishing on the Rio Chamita, as well as nearby El Vado and Heron lakes. Summer promises mild but beautiful weather for an exciting ride aboard the Cumbres Toltec steam train, or camping, fishing, horseback riding, and excursions through nearby wildlife reserves. The Chama River Bend Lodge offers both rooms and cabins to accommodate your party's reservation needs. All accommodations are smoke-free and have a private entrance, private bath, air-conditioning, refrigerator, and a coffee maker. After a long, fun-filled day in the woods, relax under the stars in our outdoor hot tub, or enjoy s'mores and conversation cozied around a fire-pit near the river. We hope you will choose the Chama River Bend Lodge as your next destination for vacation, family reunions, group gatherings, a weekend getaway, a wedding or any special occasion--we sincerely look forward to serving you. Pet friendly in CABINS only! No Pets in Rooms ... more   less 

Additional Information about Chama River Bend Lodge

Address: 2625 US 84/64, PO Box 593, Chama, NM 87520
Region: United States > New Mexico > Chama
Price Range: £86 - £96 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Chama River Bend Lodge 2.5*
Number of rooms: 22
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“Either side is good.”
 of 5 bubbles KentGlenstedMo, 21 Nov 2016 | Read review
“The loft in our cabin was just that: good place for kids and the nimble; not for grand'ma with arthritis”
 of 5 bubbles 652cristinc, 1 Oct 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are on first floor”
 of 5 bubbles 628bjg, 27 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Cabins close to the river are unique and very appealing”
  • Chama River as seen from highway bridge close to property
 of 5 bubbles Volcam, 27 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Smallest cabin was roomy for us both and probably a kid or two.”
 of 5 bubbles monicabW3996TG, 27 Jun 2016 | Read review
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