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    AMNH Southwestern Research Station

    2003 W. Cave Creek Road, Portal, AZ 85632
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    May 14
    May 15
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Overview

    • Excellent83%
    • Very good16%
    • Average0%
    • Poor0%
    • Terrible0%
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    “dining hall” (3 reviews)
    “researchers” (3 reviews)
    “dormitory” (2 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Pool
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    D.D. Gamble Guest Lodge
    51 reviews
    #1 of 3 B&Bs / Inns in Portal
     
    Sunglow Ranch - Arizona Guest Ranch and Resort
    208 reviews
    #1 of 1 hotels in Pearce
     
    Mountain Valley Lodge & RV Park
    24 reviews
    #2 of 2 Speciality lodging in Rodeo
     
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    Reviewed 11 April 2016

    American Museum Of Natural History's South Western Research Station, Portal Arizona in the heart of the the Chiricahua Mountains is a paradise for Research Scientists,naturalist, birders, hikers and true lovers of nature. This is a working research station, not a resort. Scientists are conducting biological...More

    Helpful?3  
    Reviewed 18 May 2014

    Background: we came here for birding, hiking, natural history, etc. Notable positives: spacious, functional rooms (we stayed in #9); convenient food service (3 basic meals a day provided and included with your daily rate); grounds are fantastic with many bird species, deer and other animals...More

    Helpful?6  
    Reviewed 22 November 2013

    Consider the Southwestern Research Station summer camp for adults, nature-loving adults in particular. This is NOT the place to come if you're looking for the lap of luxury, but the cabins are clean and comfortable, the food (served camp style) is very good to excellent,...More

    Helpful?3  
    Reviewed 20 June 2011

    The best part of course is the birding, and this was the best overall birding spot in the area when we stayed here the second week of April. It was also great fun for us to meet other birders and naturalists and to share their...More

    Helpful?2  
    Reviewed 20 October 2010

    We've stayed at the Southwest Research Station for several years now during a bicycle trip. It's incredibly gorgeous. There's so much to see in the area that we've yet to see. It's a favorite for birders, cyclists (road and mountain), and hikers. Staying at the...More

    Helpful?1  
    D.D. Gamble Guest Lodge
    51 reviews
    #1 of 3 B&Bs / Inns in Portal
     
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    208 reviews
    #1 of 1 hotels in Pearce
     
    Mountain Valley Lodge & RV Park
    24 reviews
    #2 of 2 Speciality lodging in Rodeo
     
    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    Details
    • Number of rooms
    • 11
    • Location
    • United States >
    • Arizona >
    • Portal
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    I am trying to determine if there is a room for two (two beds) available for the nights of August 9 and 10, 2016? Price?
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    "Units consist of groupings of 3 rooms. The groups on the edges have more windows."
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