Madonna and Child by Nina, La Doña Luz Inn, Historic Bed and Breakfast lodging in Taos, New Mexico USA

 La Dona Luz Inn,  Historic Bed and Breakfast lodging in Taos, New Mexico USA







"The Essence of Old Taos"



Breakfast updates!

We have resumed serving our wonderful New Mexican breakfasts on Saturdays and Sundays! Weekday rates remain discounted.


Delight in the ambience of our quaint and colorful 200 year-old adobe bed and breakfast in Taos New Mexico. Located in the heart of the historic downtown area, we are just a few steps off the old plaza. Park your car and explore on foot......galleries, restaurants and museums are within easy walking distance.

Richly decorated in the Taos tradition, the inn is a celebration of the art and history of this unique area. Our rooms feature original fine art and authentic Native American and Spanish Colonial antiques from days gone by. Guests have described a night in this boutique hotel as sleeping in an art museum!

Christopher & Jeremy in the Rainbow Room Hot Tub

Enjoy the dramatic sunsets of northern New Mexico from the Rainbow Room's rooftop deck and hot tub.


Breakfast is served in a flower-filled patio or during winter months, in the dining room near a warming fire in an ancient adobe fireplace.

We are able to host small weddings, meetings and gatherings in our patio and common rooms. Or if really small.... on the rooftop deck!



Legendary Taos Ski Valley is a short 20 minute drive and the ancient Taos Pueblo Indian Village is only 2 miles north. Historic Santa Fe is a scenic hour drive south.






Free on-site parking and all rooms have private baths. Amenities include wood burning adobe fireplaces, jacuzzi baths, Wi-Fi, flat-screen TV, cable, DVD players, iPod/mp3 dock, refrigerators, microwaves, coffee-makers. The Rainbow Room features a full kitchen.













La Doña Luz Inn, where the romance of "Old Taos" sets the stage for a memorable stay!




"If you're looking for a Bed & Breakfast with authentic charm and real history, don't miss La Doña Luz Inn in Taos, New Mexico." Family Fun Magazine

"Every wall in each of the 5 rooms of the 200 year old adobe structure has paintings, each surface a sculpture or artifact from earlier times." Art Times

"You cannot come to Taos without feeling that here is one of the chosen spots on Earth."
D.H. Lawrence

"The most authentic place to stay in Taos New Mexico!"

 Recommended By:
The New York Times


USA Today Weekend

Featured in:
Harper's Bazaar, National Geographic, Honeymoon Magazine, Family Fun Magazine, AAA Magazine, The HistoricTraveler Magazine, Western Art Collector Magazine
and on

The Travel Channel series
"Romantic Inns Of America"

An Inspected and Approved Member of the New Mexico Bed & Breakfast Association

Member of the Taos Bed and Breakfast Association

Member of the New Mexico Lodging Association representing lodging in Taos New Mexico

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Taos Mountain sunset, Taos, New Mexico, USA

La Doña Luz Inn

Check-in, parking and mailing address:

206 Des Georges Lane
Taos, New Mexico 87571

Physical address:

114c Kit Carson Road


(575) 758-9000

Copyright © 1998-2024 Paul C. Castillo Uploaded 11/09/2023
Formerly El Rincon Bed and Breakfast

Background image: 19th c. Rio Grande blanket made in Northern New Mexico