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“An enjoyable lodging experience” 4 of 5 stars
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Hilton Santa Fe Historic Plaza
3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   100 Sandoval St, Santa Fe, NM 87501-2131   |  
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Saint Augustine, Florida
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87 reviews 87 reviews
14 hotel reviews
Reviews in 36 cities Reviews in 36 cities
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
“An enjoyable lodging experience”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

We spent a great weekend in Santa Fe, and the Hilton was helpful as it was convenient, well appointed, professionally staffed. We were able to walk from the hotel to galleries, historic sites, and restaurants/bars which made the weekend very relaxing.

  • Stayed August 2014, traveled on business
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service

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Marcella-Vega, Front Office Manager at Hilton Santa Fe Historic Plaza, responded to this review, August 9, 2014
Thank you for your review of the Hilton Santa Fe Historic Plaza. We are glad that you were able to have an enjoyable weekend and walk to all of your downtown destinations. We hope to see you again in the near future.
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Shreveport, Louisiana, United States
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23 reviews 23 reviews
6 hotel reviews
Reviews in 8 cities Reviews in 8 cities
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Lovely hotel, friendly staff, spotless rooms, nice executive lounge. Comfortable conference ballrooms. Location was fabulous - walking distance to Santa Fe Plaza and surrounding areas. Great restaurants in Plaza area.

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  • Stayed July 2014, traveled on business
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Marcella-Vega, Front Office Manager at Hilton Santa Fe Historic Plaza, responded to this review, August 9, 2014
Thank you so much for your comments regarding your visit at the Hilton Santa Fe. We look forward to hosting you again in the near future.
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Oak Hill, va
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85 reviews 85 reviews
31 hotel reviews
Reviews in 49 cities Reviews in 49 cities
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Stayed one night and had a very good experience. Hotel is in very good condition, Front desk staff was also very friendly and helpful. I would definitely stay here again. Short three block walk to the heart of Santa Fe shopping and dining. Room was quiet and good bed. On small complaint was the price of parking. With a $190 room rate, it is a little offensive to charge another $17 for parking. I realize downtown is tight on space, but at that room rate, you are poking a customer in the eye. We had breakfast in the dining room and ordered from the menu which is $3-$4 cheaper.

Room Tip: Don't get too close to the lobby, as noise from the busy traffic in and out of the bar and dinin...
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  • Stayed August 2014, traveled as a couple
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Marcella-Vega, Front Office Manager at Hilton Santa Fe Historic Plaza, responded to this review, August 9, 2014
Thank you for your review of the Hilton Santa Fe. We are glad you enjoyed the service provided by the staff and that you were able to walk to your downtown destination. We hope to see you soon
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Los Angeles, CA
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231 reviews 231 reviews
52 hotel reviews
Reviews in 78 cities Reviews in 78 cities
194 helpful votes 194 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

Expansive hotel several blocks from the historic plaza, with a notably high number of parking spots (at a cost per day), a sizable pool, and a substantial lobby. Our room was large and the bathroom was spacious without being quite luxurious. Free wi-fi and dog friendly for an extra fee. The facility is the opposite of the small, boutique hotels characteristic of Santa Fe without being one of the luxurious spa hotels in the area. I didn’t notice an on-premises restaurant, but I could be wrong about that. As with everything near the historic downtown, this hotel is well above average cost typical of such a level of hotel.

Room Tip: A room closer to the historic plaza, as opposed to one farther away, will save you a block of walkin...
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  • Stayed July 2014, traveled with family
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Marcella-Vega, Front Office Manager at Hilton Santa Fe Historic Plaza, responded to this review, August 5, 2014
Thank you so much for taking the time to review your recent visit to the Hilton Santa Fe Historic Plaza. We truly appreciate and value all of your feedback, as this allows us to improve our services for you, our loyal guest. We look forward to hosting you again in the near future
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Yorktown, Virginia
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70 reviews 70 reviews
8 hotel reviews
Reviews in 20 cities Reviews in 20 cities
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

My wife and I usually stay at Hilton properties. This hotel was nice, clean, comfortable and located near the town square. We would stay here again. The evening hotel desk clerk recommended a restaurant than we did not enjoy. When we told him about his poor recommendation he was a bit of a jerk and wanted to argue with us. When we told him we looked up the restaurant on Trip Advisor he had no idea what that was. In spite of his poor recommendation the hotel is nice and comfortable.

Room Tip: We were surprised there was no free coffee in the lobby. Good location close to the tourist stuff.
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  • Stayed July 2014, traveled with friends
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
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Marcella-Vega, Front Office Manager at Hilton Santa Fe Historic Plaza, responded to this review, August 5, 2014
Thank you for all of your comment. We appreciate all of your feedback and have shared it with our hotel staff.
We look forward to hosting you again soon at the Hilton Santa Fe Historic Plaza
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Lincoln, United States
1 review
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

Everything perfect! What a nice hotel and staff. Excellent location to explore artist studios, galleries, and delicious dining. Meeting rooms were set and ready for use. Good quality sound and lighting. Loved the fresh lemon/lime water always available in the lobby.

  • Stayed July 2014, traveled on business
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service

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Was this review helpful? Yes 7
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Marcella-Vega, Front Office Manager at Hilton Santa Fe Historic Plaza, responded to this review, July 30, 2014
Thank you so much for your comments; we truly appreciate all of your feedback. I am pleased that you enjoyed the service provided by the hotel and that you were able to walk to your destinations. We look forward to hosting you again in the near future.
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Castle Pines, Colorado
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14 hotel reviews
Reviews in 49 cities Reviews in 49 cities
80 helpful votes 80 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

How to be fair? We just came off visits in Vail at the Marriott Mountain Resort an Ritz Carlton Club. We stayed in a Casita - 2 bedrooms, living room, dining/work area. We were a bit early for check-in. We told our room was "dirty", not "unmade" or "not ready" - a bit off-putting. We were told 3pm was guaranteed check-in. After a few check-backs (room was still "dirty"), we were finally checked in a 4pm. they did give us a few "bennies" for the inconvenience (thank you!). The rooms have modern conveniences and nicely appointed in an "old Santa Fe" decor but we were never able to rid the living room of a stale, musty smell. (Maybe because the Casita building used to be a stable.) The worst feature was the fact the toilets don't have a door separating them from the rest of the bathroom area and the 2 bathrooms share a shower/bathtub area. There is no lock on the door for the 2nd bedroom's entrance to the shower area. Definitely a major negative. It was impossible to open the right half of the master bedroom closet and a tight fit for the left half due to the bed and nightstand. Putting aside those annoyances, the location cannot be beat, there is a definite old Santa Fe charm to the property. The breakfast buffet is a plus. Our server was super friendly. Overall, this is our second stay here and we will probably stay again. Just be prepared for a few wrinkles if you stay in the Casitas.

Room Tip: The Casitas are worth it for 2 couples or a family if you don't mind a few weird design flaws.
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  • Stayed July 2014, traveled with family
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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Marcella-Vega, Front Office Manager at Hilton Santa Fe Historic Plaza, responded to this review, July 30, 2014
Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review regarding your recent stay at the Hilton Santa Fe Historic Plaza. We truly appreciate and value all of your feedback, as this allows us to improve our services for you, our loyal guest. We look forward to hosting you again in the near future
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Address: 100 Sandoval St, Santa Fe, NM 87501-2131
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Location: United States > New Mexico > Santa Fe
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Kitchenette Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#7 Business Hotel in Santa Fe
#16 Romantic Hotel in Santa Fe
#18 Family Hotel in Santa Fe
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Hilton Santa Fe Historic Plaza 3.5*
Number of rooms: 158
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Located just 2 blocks from the famous Historic Plaza, the Hilton is one of the best hotels in downtown Santa Fe. Not many hotels near Santa Fe, NM can compete with our excellent service and amenities. ... more   less 
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