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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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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    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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British Columbia, Canada
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55 hotel reviews
212 helpful votes 212 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice large rooms, great design, and within walking distance of the Plaza and other sights, this place is highly recommended. The breakfasts are great too. A MUST SEE is the piano bar as he is really talented -- I haven't had so much fun in a long while. Maybe the highlight of the trip!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My first impressions of this place was fantastic. The room is large. Everything is upkept and well decorated. It is an easy walking distance to most points of interest. The first problem is the internet. We are traveling in from Canada, so using my data is not an option. I rely on WiFi. And when a web site claims to... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is actually a great little B&B - unless you need an internet connection. Oh, they have access points, but the the connections aren't really strong enough for phone and tablet radios as opposed to the ones in notebooks. Even in the case of my MacBook Pro the connection was constantly dropping. Then there's the problem with abysmal download speeds.... More 

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Houston, Texas
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband booked a stay for us online. Two of the most important things were not available after we called to confirm they were before booking. The fireplace was not allowed to be used and the hot tub was out of order. We had no hot water in the bathroom sink due to the limited hot water heater under the... More 

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Pueblo, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I booked the Vanessie online…we were not familiar with the property and have stayed in Santa Fe several times. We try to book a different hotel (and we prefer boutique hotels) each time we go so as to experience new things. We were just there last weekend and I cannot tell you how pleased we were with... More 

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Memphis, Tennessee
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44 hotel reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

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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vanessie, General Manager at Inn at Vanessie, responded to this review

We truly apologize for a lack of service during your stay. We have corrected with Inn staff on the property from 8am - 9pm. Manager on duty at the Restaurant until 10pm. Please contact us and We hope to make it up to you in some way to give us a try again. Again, I am very sorry for your... More 

Fairhope, Alabama
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015

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
15 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015

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 February 26, 2015

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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

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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