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El Rey Inn

#13 of 61 Hotels in Santa Fe
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Arlington, Texas
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This is a older motel, but it has been restored and preserved nicely. The rooms are very small, but we had Room #8, which had a parking spot just outside of the room's door. However, only the rooms nearest the street have paved parking and my car got really dusty spending the night close to the rest of the parking... More 

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Upton, Massachusetts
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at the El Rey for two nights on a long road trip that had a Route 66 theme. This is an "old school" motel, but it is a beautiful place to stay and we couldn't have been happier with this choice! While not walking distance from downtown Santa Fe, the El Rey isn't very far and if you... More 

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Fortville, Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We loved here. It is located in the city but as soon as you open the doors you are in another land. Detail, flowers and art are everywhere. I was greeted with a friendly welcome. The grounds were so beautiful I just would walk around looking at all of the detail. Our room was the most basic but it was... More 

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arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

From the ancient doors leading into the lobby to the profuse gardens and flowers this spot is a special gem. The pool is spotless, the almost-hidden hot tub is always a treat, night or day. While they are transitioning to opening a restaurant, they don't serve their continental breakfast right now, but I'm excited to see how the restaurant is.

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you're going old school in your lodging choices, this is a really nice place. They are undergoing a management change but we stayed with two kids and had a nice stay. The staff was really friendly and helpful.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Room was comfortable, bed acceptable, pillows very flat. I spoke to the front desk on leaving, and was thanked for the comment, it appears the property is under new ownership and will look into this. Overall, a nice experience, the hot tub was a nice touch!

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Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Loved this place! Stayed two nights and it was delightful. It's old but well maintained, quiet, and clean. Beautiful gardens and flowers. Plenty of parking near rooms. Breakfast is a few steps away where you order from the menu--and food was delicious! We would stay again.

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2 Thank mspeed
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You taste the love the owner has for this motel. If you are looking for a unique place trie the el Rey inn and you won't be disappointed. All the rooms are different and you should really look for the paintings made by the owner. Saves you a visit to a museum!

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2 Thank Teun R
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My family and i absolutely love this place we planned on one night but stayed two nights this is such a well kept Inn.The staff here are very friendly and very helpful. We highly recommend this beautiful place to anyone visiting Santa Fe

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San Antonio, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I have been staying at this inn when we visit Santa Fe for over 25 years now. It is so neat and well kept. The rooms are all different and are all charming. It is not "downtown" which is one thing we love about it. You get breakfast as part of your stay. There is a pool,... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
GreenLeadersGold level
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about El Rey Inn

Address: 1862 Cerrillos Road, Santa Fe, NM 87505
Location: United States > New Mexico > Santa Fe
Price Range: $106 - $195 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — El Rey Inn 2.5*
Number of rooms: 86
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Also Known As:
El Rey Hotel Santa Fe
Santa Fe El Rey Inn
El Rey Santa Fe
Hotel Style:
#1 Green Hotel in Santa Fe
#12 Romantic Hotel in Santa Fe
#14 Family Hotel in Santa Fe
#20 Business Hotel in Santa Fe
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