Featuring dramatic landscapes that range from magnificent mountains to vast desert plains, New Mexico has a lot to offer to visitors. And for travelers looking for cultural experiences, a visit to Santa Fe, the state’s capital, is a must. If you decide to visit, here are some fabulous boutique hotels to stay at in New Mexico.
Located just a few miles away from Old Town Albuquerque, this urban resort offers a relaxed and casual atmosphere. Recently renovated, the Hotel Cascada boasts spacious rooms and suites with modern decor. All rooms include luxurious linens and plush down comforters, a flat screen TV, a coffee maker, and WiFi access. Some rooms also feature whirlpool tubs and balconies with stunning views to the mountains. One of the major attractions at this urban oasis is the indoor water park, a fun escape for adults and children alike. Other amenities include a separate indoor pool, a coffee bar, and a sports bar. Guests also have access to a nearby fitness center.
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La Quinta Inn Santa Fe
Only five miles away from downtown Santa Fe, this affordable hotel offers everything you need for a pleasant stay. Guests can start their day with a complimentary Bright Side Breakfast, which includes both hot and cold cereal, waffles, muffins, bagels, coffee, tea, and fresh fruit. La Quinta Inn Santa Fe features modern rooms with comfy beds, a flat screen TV, free WiFi, and a coffee maker. Suites also include microwaves and mini-fridges. Additional amenities at the hotel include an outdoor swimming pool and free parking. The friendly hotel staff will be happy to help you in planning your days, and there are also several dining options nearby.
The Lodge at Santa Fe
Another fabulous place to stay in Santa Fe, The Lodge at Santa Fe offers impeccable Southwestern hospitality in a warm and relaxed atmosphere. Overlooking downtown Santa Fe and with views of the Sangre de Cristo Mountains, this boutique hotel boasts 100 guest rooms and 25 suites. All rooms are individually decorated with Native American textiles and artwork. Each room features free WiFi, cable TV, and a coffee and tea maker. Some suites also have balconies and wood-burning fireplaces. Guests can enjoy authentic local cuisine at the on-site restaurant, performances at the theater, and daily happy hour at the bar. Other amenities include an outdoor pool, a fitness center, and complimentary shuttle service to Santa Fe Plaza. The lodge is also a pet-friendly hotel.
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Inn of the Mountain Gods Resort & Casino
Set in an Indian reservation, the Inn of the Mountain Gods Resort & Casino is owned and operated by the Mescalero Apache tribe. This luxurious boutique hotel offers a truly unique experience. Rooms and suites feature pillow top beds, plush terry towels and bath robes, high-speed internet, and an in-room safe. Some suites have whirlpool tubs and balconies with stunning views to the mountains or to the lake. The hotel houses a casino and other entertainment options, such as a comedy club, a concert venue, and a nightclub. You can also enjoy many outdoor activities, from trout fishing to horseback riding. Other amenities include a golf course, an indoor pool, a fitness center, a restaurant, and a sports bar.
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This post is part of Hipmunk’s Boutique Hotels series.