Destination guide

Explore the lush setting in Taos

Come and experience Taos and its art galleries, museums and history. This scenic city is known for its local tours, skiing and hiking. Taos Pueblo and Taos Ski Valley are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Taos

Are you searching for things to do during your stay? Travellers enjoy fun activities like skiing and hiking. Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that Taos has to offer. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Taos Ski Valley (14.6 mi / 23.5 km)
  • Taos Country Club (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)
  • El Valle Escondido Golf Course (11.2 mi / 18 km)
  • Sipapu Ski Area (17.4 mi / 28.1 km)
Weather

Seasonal weather in Taos

Taos is well known for its skiing. To make the most of the cold weather activities, you might consider visiting in January, April, December or February, when snowfall averages 17.83 inches and temperatures average -11°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Taos

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, Taos is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Kit Carson Park (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
  • Manby Hot Springs (10.9 mi / 17.5 km)
  • Williams Lake (13.1 mi / 21.1 km)
  • Wheeler Peak Wilderness Area (15.1 mi / 24.2 km)
  • Carson National Forest (18.1 mi / 29.1 km)
  • Eagle Nest Lake State Park (19.4 mi / 31.2 km)

Where to stay near Taos?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,079 holiday rentals near Taos. From 86 Cabins to 489 Houses, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Taos for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Taos?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Taos. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Earthship BioTecture: 484 holiday rentals
  • Black Rock Hot Springs: 485 holiday rentals
  • Taos Plaza: 1,041 holiday rentals
  • Harwood Foundation Museum: 1,050 holiday rentals
  • Kakawa Chocolate House: 1,071 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Taos listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Cabins in Taos?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 86 Cabins in Taos. Our other popular types of Taos holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 489 holiday houses
  • Condos/Apartments: 349 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 86 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Taos?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 171 holiday homes with pool available in Taos. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.