La Dona Luz Inn

La Dona Luz Inn, An Historic Bed & Breakfast







Policies & information

~ Hours ~

Check-in: 2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
*Please call if you will arrive more than an hour outside of your estimated arrival time. Late arrival by prior arrangement only.

Check-out: 11:00 a.m.

Breakfast hours: 8:00 a.m. to 9:30 a.m.
During ski season: On request, breakfast may be served as early as 7:30 a.m.

~ Rates ~

Our rates range from $99 to $249, are seasonal and based on double occupancy (up to two persons). Additional guests are $20 each per day. Breakfast is included in the room rate. Children are welcome but we ask the same rate as adults (age six and under stay free). Sales and Lodgers’ tax are additional. Extended stay rates are available.

~ Reservation Policy ~

Reservations must be secured with a valid credit card. We reserve the right to cancel any reservation that cannot be authorized by VISA, Mastercard, American Express or Discover. It is your responsibility to make sure that we have a valid credit card on file. Payment may be made by credit card, check or cash.

We require a two-night minimum stay for reservations during high-season, Presidents' Day, Memorial Day and Labor Day weekends.

Thanksgiving Day reservations: We require a two-night minimum stay with no check-ins or check-outs Thanksgiving Day.

Christmas reservations: We require a three-night minimum stay with no check-ins or check-outs Christmas Day. Credit card will be processed or payments by check must be received 30 days prior to your arrival. Open rooms will be released for shorter stays two weeks prior to the requested arrival date.

For groups reserving 3 or more rooms for 3 or more nights, we require payment by check for the entire reserved stay plus tax within 7 days of making the reservation. Reservations must still be secured with a valid credit card. Credit card may be charged for the full amount if the check has not arrived by the due date and we are unable to contact you.

Management reserves the right to change room assignments during periods of high-demand or when maintenance or repairs are necessary, On the rare occasion that this may occur, reassignment would be to a room of equal or greater value or a reasonable discount may be applied. We will attempt to notify you of any changes as far in advance of your stay as possible.We understand how carefully our guests select their rooms and it is of the utmost importance to us that you have an enjoyable stay.

~ Cancellation Policy ~

La Doña Luz is an intimate property where every guest reservation is both important and special to us. If your travel plans change and you must cancel your reservation, you must do so at least fourteen (14) days prior to your arrival date.

We require thirty (30) days notice for Christmas, whole house and group bookings of three or more rooms.

In the unlikely event that you must cancel after the cancellation date or shorten your reserved stay, please understand that we must ask you to take responsibility for your entire reservation. We will refund whatever portion of your reservation that we are able to rebook.

This policy includes cancellations due to weather, injury, illness, canceled flights, etc. The purchase of trip cancellation insurance is recommended as we can not be responsible for circumstances beyond our control.

~ Pet Policy ~

Due to staffing difficulties presented by the covid pandemic, we are not accepting pets until further notice.

~ Breakfast ~
Due to difficulties presented by the covid pandemic, we will not be serving breakfast until further notice. Current rates reflect this change.

~ Parking ~

Free parking is provided on-site for average size passenger vehicles. However, as parking is limited, we may only be able to allow one vehicle per room. Large vehicles such as RVs, large trucks and trailers may not be accomodated depending on circumstances and availability. In such case, we will assist you in finding off-site parking, but you may be required to pay a fee. Please be aware that our parking area is small and may require some maneuvering to negotiate.


~ Fire Policy ~

If you wish to have a fire, we charge a $10 per day fee. We will provide Piñon Firewood or substitute, firestarter and instruct you in the operation of the damper.
Failure to follow instructions may result in additional cleaning and painting charges!


~ Return of items left behind ~

We charge a minimum of $10 to cover shipping and handling. Large or valuable items may require additional postage or insurance.


~ Gift Certificates are available~

......make someone you love, smile!


~ Directions ~

Please note that check-in and parking is located on the south side of the building at 107 Des Georges Lane for all rooms except La Madonna. If you are staying in La Madonna, you may wish to arrive on the Kit Carson Road side of the building. The address is 114c Kit Carson Rd.

If coming into town from the south (Hwy.68), turn right on Des Georges Lane, just a few hundred feet past the first traffic light after McDonald’s and between the two downtown parking lots.

If coming into town from the north (Hwy.64), turn left on Des Georges Lane. It's the first street on the left immediately (200 feet) after the Kit Carson Road/Hwy.64.intersection and between the two downtown parking lots.

If coming into town from the east on Hwy.64, turn left on Paseo del Pueblo Sur (Hwy 68) and immediately (200 feet) take the first left onto Des Georges Lane between the two downtown parking lots.

Des Georges Lane is flower-filled and inconspicuous.... pay close attention or you may drive right past!

Map of downtown Taos, N.M.

~ Transportation ~

The Taos Express, exploring Taos and the rest of the Enchanted Circle. Non-stop weekend bus service between Santa Fe and Taos–connecting with the New Mexico Rail Runner and Santa Fe transit service. Ride Thursday through Sunday–just $5 one way for adults.

Reservations and information at (575)-751-4459.


Service between Santa Fe and Taos: Taos Express

Service between Santa Fe and Albuquerque: New Mexico Rail Runner Express

Service within the Taos area: The Chile Line


Other options:

Faust's Taxi 575-758-3410
Twin Hearts Shuttle 575-751-1201
TSV & Angel Fire Shuttle (Rene) 575-751-4459
Enterprise Rent-A-Car 575-751-7490 575-737-0514
Taos Municipal Airport 575-758-4995


~ Weather Forecast ~


~ Road Conditions ~

New Mexico




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

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