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La Fonda on the Plaza

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Historic La Fonda on the Plaza has been described as "the essence of the city's exuberant soul." Each guest room and suite is unique, with hand-carved and hand-painted furnishings, fitted with luxurious pillow-top Sealy Posturepedic Comfort System Dynasty beds and Anichini linens. Amenities include no resort fee, Wi-Fi, fitness center, outdoor pool and hot tub, spa services. Upgrades such as spacious sitting areas, cozy fireplaces, separate living and sleeping areas, and balconies are available throughout the hotel. The Terrace private concierge level offers 15 exclusive, luxury-level rooms and suites built around a rooftop terrace with stunning views of Santa Fe. La Plazuela restaurant is famous for it's award-winning cuisine and 400 hand-painted windows.
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Room Service
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Banquet Room
Business Center with Internet Access
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Heated pool
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Public Wifi
Wheelchair access
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Accessible rooms
Air Conditioning
Family Rooms
Non-Smoking Rooms
Refrigerator in room
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We had a wonderful mother-daughter long weekend of skiing, shopping, and dining! We stayed at La Fonda on the Plaza which is so convenient and comfortable! Would definitely recommend! The rooms aren’t huge, but they are well appointed. The hotel staff is so friendly. We enjoyed
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Had an awesome time at La Fonda. We went there before Christmas and everything was decorated beautifully! I loved the large Nativity in the hotel lobby. Everything was so comfortable and great amenities. The staff very accommodating and professional. Awesome food too. Very
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Our room was tiny, about the half the size of rooms we had here in the past. Paid more for a smaller room this time. Just a couple of feet around all sides of the bed. I had really talked the hotel up to my friends, so it was unfortunate that we were given such small rooms.
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Response from RDBlyth, General Manager at La Fonda on the Plaza
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Dear joleneabq, Thank you for taking the time to share your thoughts regarding your recent stay at La Fonda. I'm always pleased to hear from our guests, especially those who have visited us previously! I'm so sorry you weren't happy with your room... It's important to note, La Fonda is almost 100 years old and additional rooms were built several times over the years. Therefore, we have a wide variety of room types and sizes. In addition, our rates do fluctuate according to time of year and demand patterns, so it is not unusual to pay different rates for the same room depending on when you book with us. I hope you return to give us another chance and try out one of our larger rooms in the future! Best Regards, Rik Blyth General Manager
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La Fonda is one of the best "old Santa Fe" style hotels in New Mexico. It has all the charm and character you'd expect but with the modern amenities. It's next to the Plaza and within walking distance of museums, galleries and restaurants.
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Lovely old hotel right on the plaza. Rooms are not huge, but have a nice southwest feel. Restaurant was very good. This is a dog friendly hotel. There were even two dogs in the dining room during breakfast.
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What room at La Fonda have a fireplace? That's what I wish to book
There are multiple room types with fireplaces. In order to book any special amenities,(fireplace, bathtub, balcony), please call direct to our reservations desk. They will try to accommodate all of your room requests. Call TOLL FREE 800-523-5002 • PHONE 505-982-5511 Thank you La Fonda management
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We do offer a Christmas Day buffet from 11am to 3:00pm but reservations are required. I urge you to contact the restaurant directly and book your table. The restaurant will be open in the evening for dinner as well. Call 1 505-995-2334 for reservations. Thank you
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HI sml41, It's so wonderful to have previous guests answer these questions for us. I don't think I could do any better!. If you stay at La Fonda, we are right on the historic plaza and you can walk so many places from here. There are museums in walking distance or up on Museum Hill, in which case there is a local city shuttle to take you up there. Uber is also available in town or rent a car for the day right here on property. There are airport shuttles to and from ABQ airport that drop off right a La Fonda and one from the Santa Fe airport. Most of the top restaurants are also in walking distance or on property. I encourage you to book direct or call reservations as we are able to select the right room for your needs at the same prices you see online. We look forward to your arrival.
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There are plenty of stores and restaurants there that must be open in the winter.
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All of the rates are posted on the La Fonda website under "Check Availability" then you search by room types by doing an Advanced Search. As occupancy increases, the rates will go up, Right now a Terrace King shows $491/night.
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"Ask for a larger room if available."
"The terrace-level rooms are a real treat, with a dedicated concierge, morning coffee, and afternoon treats."
"For a special occasion reserve the Terrace Floor"
"Every room is different, some small, some epic in size and features."
"If you have a little extra, ask for the terrace"
$158 - $411 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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