La Fonda on the Plaza marks the end of the legendary Santa Fe Trail and the beginning of new adventures—a place to unwind and explore Santa Fe’s charms, contrasts and hidden revelations. 

Museum quality art, craftsmanship and Spanish-Pueblo revival architecture welcome you to our historic corner of Santa Fe’s central Plaza. Here, the amenities and comfort of Four Diamond luxury join the living history, artisanship, hospitality, and sense of adventure that distinguish this vibrant destination. 

Let our friendly and deeply knowledgeable staff help customize your own Santa Fe adventure. It begins when you cross the threshold, into the warmth of our unique and bustling lobby or out into the bright, high-desert air: You enter a place to keep discovering, a place to fall in love with for the first time, or all over again.

Bienvenidos. We look forward to seeing you soon—and for many years to come.


La Rosa Engagement Package
(February-April 2015)

Whisk away to Santa Fe for a very special engage-cation! La Fonda will take care of all the details for your picture-perfect proposal. First, pick out the perfect ring with a $15,000 credit at Things Finer, the premier source for fine antique and contemporary jewelry at La Fonda. Then, enjoy a three-night stay in a fireplace suite with Mercedes limo airport transfers. Java truffles and chilled champagne will set the tone for your arrival, while a dedicated proposal planner ensures everything goes smoothly for the big question. This package also includes rose petals at turndown, a private dinner in room ($200 value per person) and an engagement photo to commemorate the unforgettable occasion.  Note: Package and pricing can be adjusted to omit $15,000 ring credit if desired.

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Roses are Red Package

Enjoy a romantic, relaxing stay with your special someone for Valentine's day or any day. Check in early and enjoy a late checkout with this package. Also includes gourmet local chocolates and your choice of champagne, wine, or cider, which will await your arrival in any of our beautiful, historic accommodations. Enjoy a full breakfast for two in La Plazuela or delivered to your room. Book one of our Deluxe rooms or a 1 Bedroom Suite for added luxury.

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Girls Tell All Package

Celebrate the bonds of friendship with this Santa Fe girls’ getaway package, which includes a three-night stay (double occupancy) and breakfast on 2 days for two people. Treat yourselves at Ten Thousand Waves with two $100 spa credits, and when the day is done, toast your friendship with a $50 drink credit at La Fonda’s La Fiesta Lounge. Note: Reservations are required at Ten Thousand Waves. See a La Fonda concierge to book treatments.

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Bed & Breakfast Package

Includes breakfast for two in our La Plazuela restaurant and overnight stay in a historic room. Terrace rooms all include full breakfast in room or in restaurant with Best Available Rates .

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Setting the Standard:
The Fred Harvey Company and its Legacy

A new section joins the New Mexico History Museum’s main exhibit, Telling New Mexico: Stories from Then and Now. Focusing on the rise of the Fred Harvey Company as a family business and events that transpired specifically in the Land of Enchantment, the tale will leave visitors with an understanding of how the Harvey experience resonates in our Southwest today.

Package includes two museum passes to the New Mexico History Museum, guest room accommodations for two, breakfast for two in La Plazuela and an autographed copy of Appetite for America: The Story of Fred Harvey and the Business of Civilizing the Wild West One Meal at a Time, by Stephen Fried.

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Georgia O’Keeffe- Miguel Covarrubias:
Drawing a Cosmopolitan Line

Miguel Covarrubias: Drawing a Cosmopolitan Line presents artwork that links Covarrubias’ commercial art, scholarly publications, and studio practice, to demonstrate the cosmopolitan modernism of his life and work, which were deeply influenced by his life-long practice of moving between modern cities and sites remote from New York or Mexico City. It reveals his influential role as part of a global network of modernists, including Georgia O’Keeffe.

Package includes two museum passes to the latest Georgia O’Keeffe exhibit, guestroom accommodations for two and breakfast for two in La Plazuela.

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36 Hours in Santa Fe

No matter what the season, food, culture and nature buffs will find ample reason to linger in and around Santa Fe.

Cave-digging artist finds inspiration underground

For the past 25 years, Ra Paulette has been carving out man-made caves from the sandstone hills of New Mexico, and then sculpting these spaces into works of art he calls wilderness shrines. Lee Cowan has the story of an artist who does his best work underground.


Love at La Fonda Sweepstakes

Starting  January 27, enter for your chance to win a special package for you and your love.           Enter Now >