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Ten Thousand Waves

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Address: 3451 Hyde Park Rd, Santa Fe, NM 87501-8791
Phone Number: +1 505-982-9304
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2:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Mon 10:30 am - 9:30 pm
Tue 2:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Wed - Thu 10:30 am - 9:30 pm
Fri - Sat 10:30 am - 10:30 pm
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
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Ten Thousand Waves is inspired by the great Japanese mountain hot spring...

Ten Thousand Waves is inspired by the great Japanese mountain hot spring resorts. Ten minutes from downtown Santa Fe, but only minutes from the National Forest, there is nothing quite like this on the North American continent. Among piñons and junipers are beautiful outdoor hot tubs and spa suites, world-class bodywork & skin care, and the amazing izanami restaurant. For a lucky few, it is the closest lodging to the Santa Fe Ski area.

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So relaxing! Beautiful surroundings!

Started with lunch at the restaurant, which was very good. Everything is very "Zen", Japanese, relaxing and restful. Quiet atmosphere with such clean, fresh mountain air to... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
Marilynn G
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San Antonio, Texas
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San Antonio, Texas
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6 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Started with lunch at the restaurant, which was very good. Everything is very "Zen", Japanese, relaxing and restful. Quiet atmosphere with such clean, fresh mountain air to breathe in between treatments. Bridgette gave me one of the best massages i've ever had - I dozed off a couple of times and she actually had to help me stand after because... More 

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Birmingham, Alabama
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10 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We have been to Ten Thousand Waves twice while visiting Santa Fe and both times booking the Oforu spa suite because it has a traditional Japanese bathing area, large soaking tub, sauna, and cooling area. These 90-minute sessions have been some of the most relaxing experiences of my life.

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Thank Angstrom56
massachusetts
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160 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I know should have liked it more, and I didn't try the pools as I didn't want coed and didn't want to not wear my suit in the women's pool. I was there for a massage. There was little to do before the massage. No trwils to walk. Few comfiest places to sit. Everyone walking in robes which is weird... More 

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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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21 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is a great attraction and was overdue for a overhaul. The public pool has had a total makeover that replaced the old wooden big barrel tub with a nice tiled tub - but its no longer a deep tub, but a shallow one. I'm a tall person and I liked sitting in the deep water, now I have to... More 

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Leawood, Kansas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

This experience was overpriced and under delivered. My husband and I each had a package of three services so there was an opportunity to have at least a few services that were stellar - didn't happen. We are frequent spa guests all over the world so feel like we're experienced enough to comment. It is a big busy spa and... More 

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Duke K, Owner at Ten Thousand Waves, responded to this review

Wendy Sorry you had such a sub-prime experience. You can see from many reviews that yours was not the way we normally treat our guests. Coull you please respond with your last name and date of visit so that we can investigate why we let you down so badly? More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Immediately after arriving on our flight, we went right away to Ten Thousands Waves for an afternoon of treatments. What an afternoon it was! Better than we expected in our wildest dreams. We started off with a private tub soak then my wife had a Yasuragi Head & Neck Treatment while I did a Herbal Wrap Treatment. Finally, we each... More 

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Thank Mike R
Tucson, Arizona
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

One woman brought her large dog into the women's dressing/locker room throughout the day I was at the spa, another woman brought her 12 year old son into the women's dressing locker room. I had to change and then later dry off and change with a dog bumping into me and a boy watching within a few feet of me.... More 

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San Diego, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Went with family. We rented the Ichiban spa room. It was amazing and wonderful. Kept wishing we could rent it for the whole day! It was gorgeous and perfect in every way. The staff at 10K is also very nice and professional. I had a service for the back and shoulders and it was fairly nice, but the person doing... More 

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Washington D.C.
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27 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Loved walking around the area even though it was raining off and on while we were there. Close to Santa Fe and a nice location central to many other interesting areas. Lit the fire in our room when the temperatures dropped at night which kept us warm enough. Bathroom has some eccentricities - like what you would find in an... More 

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Brainerd, Minnesota
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent three nights in the Sailor Moon room, spending half of each day in the spa, and the other half exploring Santa Fe. The room was wonderful, relaxing, and perfect. We ate two dinners at the restaurant which were absolutely perfect. Truly a special place!

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