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La Fonda on the Plaza

4.0 of 5 100 E San Francisco St., Santa Fe, NM 87501
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    4 of 5 stars
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Dallas, Texas
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158 reviews 158 reviews
22 hotel reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We just completed out third stay at the La Fonda. As with our other visits, everything was perfect. From the friendly and efficient front desk staff to the historic nature of the hotel to the nicely appointed room, our expectations were exceeded. The location is perfect - once we parked, we did not need our car for our entire stay... More 

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Durango, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Over the years I've stayed at many hotels in the Santa Fe area. This now ranks as my favorite, so wish I would have stayed there sooner. Great location, within a stones throw of the downtown Plaza and restaurants. But staying there you might not want to leave as the hotel restaurant is great, and the hotel lobby and halls... More 

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Tulsa, Oklahoma
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17 reviews 17 reviews
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here for one night in December 2014. Room was on the 4th floor with view of rooftop area. The renovation of the hotel room exceeded my expectations with beautiful original southwest art work on the wall and beautiful hand painted headboards. An attractive area rug covered the beautiful tile underneath on the floor. Thoughtful ledges were placed in the... More 

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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38 reviews 38 reviews
30 hotel reviews
89 helpful votes 89 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We were ready to love La Fonda before we even crossed its threshold. The day before our flight to Santa Fe, Fermin, the front desk manager at the hotel, called to say he’d read in our reservation request that this was to be a wedding anniversary trip and asking if we’d like a bottle of champagne OR wine in our... More 

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Moline, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

tHE La Fonda is a visit to a grand tour of the past. If you are passing thru New Mexico, U must stop & spend the night at the La Fonda in Santa Fe on the square. Spend time in the lobby & take it all in. The bar & lounge are dream of the past, close your eyes and... More 

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cape cod
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40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I didn't stay at the hotel but the rooftop bar was recommended to me as the best place to watch a sunset in downtown Santa Fe. It was beautiful and other than some noisy patrons, was fairly serene. Good place to end a day. It does get cool after the sunset sets so bring a sweater or windbreaker.

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Oklahoma City
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39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A palatial gingerbread house is traditionally on display in the lobby of this lovely, rustic hotel. The interior is casual elegance in the heart of mystical Santa Fe. I stop in here every trip to shop, dine, relax with a Margarita, listen to live music, etc.

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Sonora, California
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149 reviews 149 reviews
20 hotel reviews
83 helpful votes 83 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here over New Years and it was awesome. Cold but awesome! Love this hotel, it dates back to the settlers of Santa Fe. The Pony Express, all sorts of history. The bar and cafe there are really nice though there are better places to eat (Bistro 315).

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Surprise, Arizona
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106 reviews 106 reviews
21 hotel reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We did not stay at this hotel but while visiting in Santa Fe we stopped here for a bathroom break and were glad we did. They have a nice bar, separate restaurant, and several nice shops where my wife enjoyed spending money--we went back the following day for more shopping.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

La Fonda has everything! From parking, shopping, fabulous art, dining and drinking to great location and views from the roof, I could be snowed in and happy for days! We parked in the garage, moved into our room and explored the hotel and its beautiful locale in Santa Fe. It is very cozy, too, with fires in fireplaces. It was... More 

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Address: 100 E San Francisco St., Santa Fe, NM 87501
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Location: United States > New Mexico > Santa Fe
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — La Fonda on the Plaza 4*
Number of rooms: 174
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Also Known As:
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La Fonda Hotel Santa Fe
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