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Bellevue, Washington
Reviewed 13 May 2015

What a treat! In 2013 this historic and centrally-located hotel undertook an extensive room renovation. The result was 180 unique guest rooms ... some with private balconies and/or fire places. We had a beautiful 'standard room', with a unique hand painted headboard, a completely renovated bath (also with hand painted tile accents), new twin pane windows, lots of outlets, and...

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Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 12 May 2015

I recently stayed at La Fonda for a conference and it was a lovely experience. The hotel itself is beautiful with lots of local art on the walls. The staff are friendly and helpful, the beds comfortable and the food was great. The location is ideal, especially if you do not have a car. What made it particularly special for...

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Portland, OR
Reviewed 10 May 2015 via mobile

Just returned from a four night stay at La Fonda, and could not imagine a better place to stay in Santa Fe. The hotel is stunningly beautiful, with original art throughout as well as unique artisanal details everyone you look. Our room on the top (5th floor) was huge, including a kiva (fireplace), and tub in the bath (although no...

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Mapua, New Zealand
Reviewed 9 May 2015

This was our 3rd time to Santa Fe but first stay at La Fonda. We loved our stay here, the location is perfect for exploring Santa Fe on foot. The hotel staff were all very friendly and helpful and our room very comfortable. The hotel was busy but once in your room it was lovely and peaceful. We will definitely...

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Red Feather Lakes, Colorado
Reviewed 8 May 2015 via mobile

Stopped for appetizers and drinks in the bar. The rooftop bar looked really nice, but was closed due to much needed rainfall. Service in the main lobby bar was good, enjoyed our time. Hotel appears very nice, restaurant menu offers some nice options.

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San Diego, California
Reviewed 8 May 2015

Stayed at La Fonda for three nights in April 2015. We checked in and were upgraded to the Terrace Level which is a separate part of the hotel with its own access key and even with a concierge. The room was huge and so was the bathroom with a large tub and separate shower. Another exit from the room leads...

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3Thank bobseelos
Reviewed 4 May 2015 via mobile

Visited La Fonda on the Plaza with my girlfriend to go skiing. The hotel is full of character everywhere you look and really has the old Santa Fe vibe. We were some of the younger people there but we still loved it! There is tons of great restaurants and shopping within a minute or two from the hotel. Will stay...

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4Thank Alex G
Chama, New Mexico
Reviewed 4 May 2015

My husband and I stayed here for 3 nights for a meeting that was scheduled here on January 31, 2015. Customer service is beyond excellent. Friendly, smiling, engaging staff, at all levels, was one of my favorite things. Conveniently located to so many restaurants, shops, and landmarks. My new favorite place to stay in Santa Fe. We will be back...

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4Thank KSCasford
Reviewed 3 May 2015 via mobile

Our Florida Spring Break plans went down the drain as we watched severe thunderstorms being broadcast for the bulk of the week. So, 3 days before our departure we were looking for someplace that wasn't going to be rained out and came up with Santa Fe. We stayed here as a last minute replacement and are soooo glad it worked...

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Austin, Texas
Reviewed 2 May 2015

We chose this place as they accepted our lovely four-legged traveling buddy Pablo, the Australian shepherd AND it was central. I was very pleasantly surprised when we entered, as it appeared we were walking into a shopping mall at first, but we found the check-in desk and Jasmine, who dealt with us, was charming and incredibly professional. She found us...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Historic La Fonda on the Plaza has been described as "the essence of the city's exuberant soul." Each guest room and suite is unique, with hand-carved and hand-painted furnishings, fitted with luxurious pillow-top Sealy Posturepedic Comfort System Dynasty beds and Anichini linens. Amenities include no resort fee, Wi-Fi, fitness center, outdoor pool and hot tub, spa services. Upgrades such as spacious sitting areas, cozy fireplaces, separate living and sleeping areas, and balconies are available throughout the hotel. The Terrace private concierge level offers 15 exclusive, luxury-level rooms and suites built around a rooftop terrace with stunning views of Santa Fe. La Plazuela restaurant is famous for it's award-winning cuisine and 400 hand-painted windows. ... more   less 

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Address: 100 E San Francisco St., Santa Fe, NM 87501-2110
Region: United States > New Mexico > Santa Fe
Price Range: RM598 - RM1,683 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — La Fonda on the Plaza 4*
Number of rooms: 180
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Also Known As:
La Fonda On The Plaza Hotel Santa Fe
La Fonda Hotel Santa Fe
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#2 Business Hotel in Santa Fe
#3 Spa Hotel in Santa Fe
#4 Romantic Hotel in Santa Fe
#4 Luxury Hotel in Santa Fe
#5 Family Hotel in Santa Fe
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“I think every room is different. Ours was a Deluxe and was quite spacious.”
  • Our Deluxe room with 2 queens (and a pull out!)
  • Our view of the Square from our room - so pretty!
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“Ask for a room with a fireplace!”
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“I've yet to find a room that I didn't consider excellent in all regards.”
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“Try to book a room on the concierge floor.”
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“book in the La Terraza section for the optimum experience”
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