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 #10 of 62 hotels in Santa Fe #10 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

1,065 Reviews #10 of 62 hotels in Santa Fe

TripAdvisor Traveler Rating

  • Location
  • Sleep Quality
  • Rooms
  • Service
  • Value
  • Cleanliness
  • Excellent
    807
  • Very Good
    183
  • Average
    43
  • Poor
    17
  • Terrible
    15
  • 2019 Certificate of Excellence

Recent Reviews

santafeexpert wrote a review on November 08, 2019
Trip Type:

A ghost of what it used to be...

The hotel is of interest only to those who never knew it before it changed hands. For the rest of us, the only thing left of its original charm is the architecture. What was once a unique and popular...
TravellerMan_11 wrote a review on November 05, 2019 Santa Fe, New Mexico
Trip Type:

La Fonda has changed

Having stayed at La Fonda many times I have to say that it has undergone a lot of changes since its long time owner passed away and his children sold it to two people from Texas. The charming unique...
1937Forever wrote a review on November 05, 2019 Arvada, Colorado
Trip Type:

LaFonda Continues to Steralize Itself

I have stayed here five times over the past 15 years. Every time it gets renovated - it loses more of its Heritage. The Lobby: Never saw so much visiting and employee 'fun' going on - especially...

Policies

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