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Whether you spend your days in Chama exploring the beauty of Northern New Mexico or riding the rails of the Cumbres & Toltec, you’ll want to “come home” to relax in a clean and spacious room. Each of our 39 guest rooms is meticulously cleaned and maintained and offers amenities such as cable TV with HBO, coffee maker, alarm clock, and free local phone calls.

At the Branding Iron, you’ll find the comforts of home and generously proportioned rooms with full, queen or king sized beds to ensure a most restful night. Rejuvenate in your air-conditioned guest room, while connecting with family and friends through our free wireless internet connection. If you left the computer behind you can still stay in touch on the complimentary workstation we provide in the lobby.

A limited number of ADA and connecting rooms are available as well as a room with three full beds, perfect for a family. If you are traveling with your Pet we also have a limited number of Pet Friendly rooms available.  If you would like to inquire about availability of any of these rooms, email us at or call us at 800-446-2650 or 575-756-2162.

We are pleased to offer discounts to the Friends of the Railroad and AARP members. When making your reservations please enter the respective code RR or AARP in the Promotional Code Box to obtain your discounted rate. Present your membership card at time of check in to receive these discounts. If you are riding the Cumbres and Toltec Railroad and you book a 2 night stay with us you receive a 15% discount on your stay. To receive this discount you must book directly with us either online on OUR website or phone the hotel directly. .

In the cattle country, the proper thing to do at the end of the day is to kick off your boots and relax. That’s why we advocate a leisurely stay you can’t wait to come back to!