La Fonda on the Plaza

Walking distance to shops, galleries and dining Hotel Staff Pick: Only hotel on the historic Santa Fe Plaza
La Fonda on the Plaza #8 of 62 hotels in Santa Fe #8 of 62 hotels in Santa Fe
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100 E San Francisco St Santa Fe, NM 87501
(505) 982-5511

Why we like it

  • The Only Hotel on the Historic Santa Fe Plaza
  • Offers three classic New Mexican dining experiences
  • Complimentary business center to host business meetings
  • Complimentary art & history tours 4 days a week
  • Travel + Leisure's Readers' Choice Destination of the Year 2017
  • Conde Nast Traveler's Top Ten Reader's Choice Awards in the Southwest and West 2018

What you need to know

  • La Fonda's history can be traced back 400 years, historical records show it was Santa Fe's first Inn since 1607
  • The Terrace at La Fonda offers 15 one-of-a-kind luxury suites on a private concierge floor
  • Dog friendly rooms available

Popular Santa Fe Features

Walk to Plaza Walking Distance to Dining Hot Tub Fireplace Swimming Pool Pet Friendly On-site Bar On-site Restaurant Room Service Spa Services Ski Shuttle Access Close to Skiing Budget Free WiFi Parking

Location

The only Santa Fe hotel to sit on the historic Plaza, La Fonda offers guests a central location perfect for walking to a number of area attractions

  • Historical Santa Fe Plaza 0.4 m
  • Santa Fe Railyard Arts District 1.1m
  • Lensic Performing Arts Center 0.2m
  • Palace of the Governors 0.1m
  • Canyon Road Art Galleries 0.8m
  • Museum Hill 2.0m
  • Meow Wolf 5.9m
  • Santa Fe Opera 6.9m
  • Bandelier National Monument 40.8m
  • Ski Santa 40.04m

Property Amenities

Activities

  • Fitness facilities
  • Fitness facilities (surcharge)
  • Outdoor pool
  • Outdoor pool (surcharge)
  • Shopping on site
  • Spa tub
  • Spa tub (surcharge)
  • Steam room

Business services

  • Ballroom(s)
  • Business center
  • Computer station
  • Conference center
  • Meeting rooms

Food and drink

  • Wedding services

Property services

  • ATM/banking
  • Concierge services
  • Dry cleaning/laundry services
  • Elevator/lift
  • Express check-out
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Gift shops or newsstand
  • Multilingual staff
  • Pets allowed
  • Pets allowed (no fees)
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Ski storage
  • Smoke-free property
  • Tours/ticket assistance

In-Room Amenities

Services

  • Turndown service
  • Daily housekeeping

Bathroom

  • Bathrobes
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Shower/tub combination

Bedding and linens

  • Pillowtop mattress
  • Premium bedding

Features

  • Air conditioning
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Desk
  • Hair dryer (on request)
  • In-room safe
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible)
  • In-room safe (surcharge)
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Private bathroom
  • Private bathroom (not in room)
  • Shower/tub combination

Media and electronics

  • Cable TV service
  • Ceiling fan
  • Flat-panel TV
  • Free WiFi
  • Free WiFi (limited) device count
  • Free WiFi (limited) duration
  • Free WiFi (limited) time
  • Premium TV channels

Reviews

La Fonda on the Plaza

1,074 Reviews #8 of 62 hotels in Santa Fe

TripAdvisor Traveler Rating

  • Location
  • Sleep Quality
  • Rooms
  • Service
  • Value
  • Cleanliness
  • Excellent
    816
  • Very Good
    183
  • Average
    43
  • Poor
    17
  • Terrible
    15
  • 2019 Certificate of Excellence

Recent Reviews

kensmithnv wrote a review on November 28, 2019
Trip Type: Couples

Like staying in an art museum

You haven’t really experienced the best of Santa Fe if you never stayed at La Fonda on The Plaza. The hotel is lovingly maintained by a fabulous staff, and every employee we encountered seems very...
LaurenK366 wrote a review on November 25, 2019 Roswell, Georgia
Trip Type: Family

3 generations have stayed here

My grandparents honeymooned at this hotel in the 1940s and my parents stayed here in the 1970s. I’m glad my family was able to continue the family tradition and stay here as well. It is a very...
Sheryl P wrote a review on November 25, 2019
Trip Type:

excellent stay at beautifully appointed hotel

I stayed at La Fonda for 1 week to attend a course, as well as a couple of days of shopping. The artistic details are spectacular. I'm not exaggerating when I say that you can't turn a corner...

Policies

Deposit and cancellation policies vary by type of room. Please see policy information upon selection of room type.