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Inn at Vanessie

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427 West Water St., Santa Fe, NM 87501 (Formerly Water Street Inn)
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Memphis, Tennessee
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The positive is that the inn has nice rooms. They are large to very large, have nice amenities, and are quite comfortable. The rooms are in several buildings (there is also an office in one building and a restaurant in another) - wandering between buildings could be a problem if it were colder. There is a complementary breakfast with made-to-order... More 

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Fairhope, Alabama
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband booked the "Vanessie" for our anniversary "get away". I was a little skeptical upon arrival due to the location of the hotel, just one block from the main drag. This proved to be a blessing because it provided us quiet evenings and peaceful sleep. The exterior was a little drab (it was the middle of winter) but once... More 

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Ontario, CA
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37 reviews 37 reviews
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14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A charming little hotel tucked into the greater Santa Fe area. The Palace of the Governors, history museum, Cathedral, Chapel and fun shops are all easily walkable from the hotel - - even when it was only 10 degrees outside. The rooms are all different, fun, and very Santa Fe. The staff was superb. My new go-to hotel in Santa... More 

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San Diego, California
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Pleasantly surprised, had never heard of the hotel before and did not know what to expect. Suite was spacious, clean(spotless), wood burning fire place, tastefully and thematically decorated. Bathrooms were new and nice quality fixtures. Then there is the breakfast which was included--much more than the average continental breakfast in a bright and airy restaurant. Parking included too.

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Southern California
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Fabulous experience at this perfect little hotel. Everyone who works here is just delightful, friendly, helpful. We were greeted by a lovely lady who escorted us to our room. It was CHARMING! Southwestern to the max, equipped with dreamcatcher and lovely art. The breakfasts in the morning were just the perfect amount. All of the guests greeted each other -... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was looking for an eclectic small hotel with-in a short walking distant the restaurants, museums, shops and night life, and the Vanessie fit the bill perfectly. The check-in staff was very helpful and showed us around the place. Bedrooms are equipped with individual LG heaters so you can quickly control your room’s temperature. The bedding was luxurious. Comfortable pillows... More 

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New York City, New York
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I am a seasoned traveler. However, this is the first review I have ever written. I feel obliged to let other travelers know of the dangerous situation that I was thrust into by the Inn at the Vanessie followed by their total lack of hospitality. In the early evening of the second night of my trip, I was startled awake... More 

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Houston, Texas
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2015

Me and my boyfriend come to Santa Fe every Christmas. I booked the room this time through hotwire, which is a mistake. Because they are clearly not going to treat you as a regular paying guest. I emailed them two month before check in asking if it's possible to have a room with a fireplace within the cheapest price range... More 

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Six Mile, South Carolina
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

We spent the night of January 1, 2015 at the Inn at Vanessie, based on the recommendation of friends. The weather was cold (below freezing at night) which we understand is below average for Santa Fe, but that is no excuse for the inadequate heating in our room. We noticed how cold the room was when we checked in late... More 

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Baltimore, Maryland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

I was truly excited to spend an evening at the Vanessie as it appeared both quaint and charming based on prior reviews and website pictures. I first learned about the Vanessie several years prior by dining at their restaurant and staying at the nearby Las Palomas B&B. Accordingly, we booked approx. 4 months in advanced to reserve our room of... More 

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