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Inn of the Turquoise Bear

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Reviewed 3 days ago

We found the property and the innkeepers most unique. The property is an enclave of several unique domiciles mostly connected, but very private. The innkeepers are very accommodating in making you comfortable during your stay and knowledgeable about the area to assist in getting the...More

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Response from Innman80, Owner at Inn of the Turquoise BearResponded yesterday

We are delighted you enjoyed your stay with us during your Santa Fe getaway! Thank you for staying with us. We are authentic Santa Fe lodging and we pride ourselves on helping our guests curate their own authentic visit! We are very pleased you found...More

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Reviewed 9 November 2017

This was such a relaxing stay in such a beautiful city. The breakfast was a delicious way to start the day! There were always delicious baked goods, fruit, teas and coffees available throughout the day and evening. Visiting with Dan the innkeeper during the evening...More

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Response from Innman80, Owner at Inn of the Turquoise BearResponded 18 November 2017

Thank you for the review Bridget! We are very pleased you found your stay with us relaxing and our food tasty. We really enjoyed having you and Bobbi stay with us. Our historic adobe estate is authentic Santa Fe lodging and we pride ourselves on...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

Our two-night stay was wonderful! Great location, fabulous breakfast and tremendous hosts. A short walk to downtown, but remote enough to feel "out of it". We stayed in Spud Johnson's room, apart for the main house - super private and comfortable with Kiva fireplace. Beautiful...More

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Response from Innman80, Owner at Inn of the Turquoise BearResponded yesterday

Thank you for staying with us and for taking time to complete your review! We are delighted you enjoyed your stay with us and place us at the "top" of your Santa Fe list! Happy Travels!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went to Santa Fe in cold weather so we could enjoy the wood burning fireplace. We were told we could not us it the first night. Lots of stairs to get to your room . Not good for older people. There are better places...More

Thank Ron M
Response from Innman80, Owner at Inn of the Turquoise BearResponded 1 week ago

We regret you chose not to stay with us Ron and Kathleen. To clarify for readers, our fireplace was working but was not available the first night of your four night stay. Upon your arrival, we requested that you not use the fireplace for one...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was my second time at the Turquoise Bear and it was ever bit as enjoyable as the last experience. The staff members are always friendly (and witty), the visitors there are usually quite friendly, and the location is rather cozy and convenient— not too...More

Thank Miikhiel
Response from Innman80, Owner at Inn of the Turquoise BearResponded 2 weeks ago

It was a pleasure to welcome you both back to the Bear! We are delighted you enjoyed your stay with us. We know our rambling adobe estate creates a very authentic Santa Fe experience but even more proud you found our service friendly and helpful....More

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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
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Air Conditioning
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US$185 - US$294 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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US$185 - US$294 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Response from KeithD61 | Reviewed this property |
Most holiday activities in Santa Fe occur between Thanksgiving and Christmas; however, the Plaza area is still decorated until after the new year. You can always check the online events calendar for Santa Fe to check on any... More
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We pride ourselves on creatively accommodating guests’ dietary preferences by providing vegetarian, vegan, or gluten/dairy free options when notified at the time of booking.
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Response from Sandra F | Reviewed this property |
It is a small air conditioned BandB with the owners on site. Im not sure what you mean (hearing impaired). I do not think they "Sign" but I am sure they will do anything they can to help. The couple who owns the B&B are very... More
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