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Hotel Chimayo de Santa Fe

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   125 Washington Avenue, Santa Fe, NM 87501 (Formerly Hotel Plaza Real) (Downtown)
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Stafford, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

An excellent location, close to the Plaza. The room was large, clean and furnished in a Mexican style. This is the first hotel room I've stayed in with stairs down to a locked door, strange! The cleaning and reception staff were great, but the barman was pushy.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

This hotel is charming, clean, comfortable and just steps away from the plaza and outstanding restaurants. It's also very reasonably priced for its location and atmosphere, including large rooms, many with balconies, and a lovely court yard. The staff is so accommodating. We brought kayaks on our roof so we couldn't fit in the underground parking. With street parking nonexistent... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My sister-in-law and I visit Santa Fe every year, and this hotel is the only place we will ever stay. The staff is very friendly, the rooms are luxurious but not overly expensive, and the location can't be beat. We absolutely love this hotel and can't recommend it highly enough!

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Jesse W, Front Office Manager at Hotel Chimayo de Santa Fe, responded to this review

Dear Angelasnapp, Thank you so much for you wonderful comments! We are very pleased to have you as our loyal guests, and look forward to your next stay with us! Sincerely, Jesse More

Tularosa, New Mexico
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15 reviews 15 reviews
5 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The location of Hotel Chimayo de Santa Fe can't be beat! The staff are very friendly, the rooms clean and well appointed. The ambiance is very nice. The rooms open on to a nice courtyard and are very quiet. Definitely will stay here again!

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Jesse W, Front Office Manager at Hotel Chimayo de Santa Fe, responded to this review

Dear percyqh55, Thank you so much for taking the time you review your stay with us! I am very glad you enjoyed your accommodations. We are proud of the costumer service we provide, so I am happy to hear the staff reflected that in their service to you. We look forward to your next visit with us! Sincerely, Jesse More

Los Angeles, California
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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There could not be a better location in Santa Fe. Located in the center of things, you never need use of a car. Actually the traffic congestion is a bit overwhelming, so stay on foot or bike. The staff could not be friendlier, including there affection toward my dog. yes, they allow dogs, with a fee, but nothing outrageous. My... More

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Jesse W, Front Office Manager at Hotel Chimayo de Santa Fe, responded to this review

Dear jbmissner, I'm so glad you found the location of our hotel to be convenient for your travel needs. Costumer service is very important to us so we appreciate your feedback and I will address your suggestion immediately. We are currently working on most of the concerns you expressed so the next time you stay with us we hope it... More

Seguin, Texas
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12 reviews 12 reviews
12 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed at Hotel Chimayo in June for a business trip, and this was my third time staying here. The rooms are not spectacular, but they are spacious and decorated in the spirit of the southwest. It is a great value, especially for State or Federal employees - be sure to ask about the government rate - they honor the... More

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Jesse W, Front Office Manager at Hotel Chimayo de Santa Fe, responded to this review

Dear Katie S. Thank you so much for sharing your feedback on your stay with us. I am glad you were able to utilize our great government rate and that you enjoyed the accommodations. We hope to see you again soon! Thank you, Jesse More

Roseville
1 review
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The hotel was friendly and so were the staff. Nathan, front desk, gave us a complimentary upgraded room and it was amazingly spacious. The beds were very comfortable. Andrew, porter, brought our luggage to our room and was kind and very social. Whenever we asked for assistance the response was quick and helpful. The only items we suggest giving attention... More

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Jesse W, Front Office Manager at Hotel Chimayo de Santa Fe, responded to this review

Dear Carriepitkin, Thank you so much for taking the time to review your stay with us. We appreciate your feedback and are currently in the process of replacing the windows and faucets. I am so glad the staff treated you well and that enjoyed the accommodations. We hope to see you again soon! Thank you, Jesse More

Dallas, Texas
Top Contributor
259 reviews 259 reviews
24 hotel reviews
248 helpful votes 248 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

When we go to Santa Fe, we stay in town about a week prior to staying at a spa outside the town, to be able to walk to most of the attractions and dine at the downtown restaurants. This was our first visit to the Hotel Chimayo de Santa Fe and we were so pleased we will return next year.... More

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Austin,tx
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96 reviews 96 reviews
26 hotel reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

The hotel is immediately off of the square in SF. If you can walk another 100 feet you will save some money. The rooms are nice New Mexico style. Some criticism is that TV's are old. That did not bother me because I did not come to SF to sit in my room and watch TV. I did enjoy the... More

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Jesse W, Front Office Manager at Hotel Chimayo de Santa Fe, responded to this review

Dear Austin720, Thank you so much for your recent stay with us at Hotel Chimayo, and the feedback on your experience. We are glad you enjoyed the decor of our New Mexico themed rooms, and the great location near the Plaza. We hope to see you the next time you visit Santa Fe! Thank you, Jesse More

Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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21 reviews 21 reviews
4 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

We stayed in a 2-bedroom suite with a living room and kitchenette. It was perfect for our girls' trip--we'd play all day, then spend a quiet evening together in the living room (with wine and a bag of kettle corn from the vendor in the plaza). The only time I heard another guest was when the man next door had... More

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Jesse W, Front Office Manager at Hotel Chimayo de Santa Fe, responded to this review

Dear SPL49, Thank you for taking the time to review your trip in Santa Fe. I am so glad you enjoyed your stay with us, and that the accommodations were well suited for the girls trip. We have addressed the issue with the shower pressure in the room you stayed in, so the next time you visit us it will... More

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Address: 125 Washington Avenue, Santa Fe, NM 87501 (Formerly Hotel Plaza Real)
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Location: United States > New Mexico > Santa Fe > Downtown
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Hotel Chimayo de Santa Fe 3.5*
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Also Known As:
Plaza Real Santa Fe
Plaza Real Hotel

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#16 Family Hotel in Santa Fe #19 Romantic Hotel in Santa Fe
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Hotel Chimayo de Santa Fe (previously the Hotel Plaza Real) has just been fully remodeled. This picturesque boutique hotel offers luxurious accommodations with original artwork which celebrates the unique heritage of Chimayo. The enchanting guest room suites feature bancos, fireplaces, private or communal balconies and separate living rooms centered on an open-air plaza patio. Just a short walk from the hotel are some of the most treasured Santa Fe attractions such as the State Capitol, the Palace of the Governors, the striking St. Francis Cathedral Basilica, and the Loretto Chapel, which houses the Miraculous Spiral Staircase. "Hotels supporting cultural causes." ... more   less 
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