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Encantado, an Auberge Resort
Santa Fe, New MexicoEnter your email address and zip code for pricing and availability
Why Stay At Encantado, an Auberge Resort
Most of Santa Fe's top hotels are crowded around the downtown Plaza, but Encantado—set on the high desert 10 miles north of town—pampers its guests with plenty of space, sprawling western views, and the most coveted amenity of all: peace and quiet.
Southwest style gets a 21st-century spin at Auberge's 65-casita Encantado resort. There's not a dream catcher or howling coyote in sight—instead, interiors soothe with earthy palettes and abstract works by local painters. The contemporary theme runs throughout the 57-acre resort, especially in the public spaces that feature revolving exhibitions curated by an area gallery. In a town with a masseuse on almost every corner, Encantado's spa stands out, thanks to the cloistered outdoor soaking tub, eucalyptus steam rooms, and Native American treatments such as a juniper-sage massage.
Be sure to listen to the surprisingly savvy in-room indie-pop CD, which includes tunes from Vinicius Cantuária and Alamo Race Track.
If you're looking for relaxation above all else, dine at Terra Restaurant's stylish bar and outdoor terrace instead of Chef Charles Dale's hyper-elegant dining room next door.
Awards and RecognitionsBack to Top
- Leading Small Hotels of the World
- Travel + Leisure
"A wonderful new escape with a star chef and a stellar spa..."
- Food & Wine
Arrive at Albuquerque International Sunport (ABQ), which is approximately 100 miles (1.5-2 hours) from the resort. A third party shuttle service is available: $90 roundtrip to/from the airport.198 State Road 592, Santa Fe, New Mexico, United States
Hotel FeaturesBack to Top Property Amenities
- Spa on Property
- Outdoor Pool
- Art Gallery
- Fitness Center
- Original Artwork
- Private Terraces
- Luxurious Linens
- Heated Bathroom Floors
- Ceiling Fans
- Mini Bars
- Flat-Panel Televisions
- iPod Docks
- CD/DVD Players
- Wireless Internet
- In-Room Safes
- Outdoor Dining
- Private Dining
- 2-person occupancy
- Complimentary access to Fitness Center
- Complimentary access to Spa Soaking Tubs
- Complimentary Non-Alcoholic Beverages from MiniBar
Why We Love Santa Fe
Art. Art. And, art. Creativity and stunning natural splendor collide in this sophisticated South Western city.
Hike the Ruins: Tsankawi. After the requisite art-gallery crawl along Canyon Road, try the 1.5-mile loop at Tsankawi, the 500-year-old cliff dwellings set in a less-visited area of Bandelier National Monument. 505/672-3861. Read More
Where to Shop: Santa Fe Farmers' Market. Skip the turquoise trinkets in favor of organic salves, smoked chipotle goat cheese, roasted green chile, and other locally grown items at the popular twice-weekly market. Saturdays and Tuesdays, 8 a.m.-noon. 1607 Paseo de Peralta. 505/983-4098.
Top Restaurant: La Boca. This shoebox-size bistro just off the Plaza attracts a crowd for its serrano ham with poached figs and caperberries and half-priced bottles of wine on Sundays. Dinner for two $100. 72 West Marcy St. 505/982-3433. Read More
Why Go Now
May 20, 2012
Santa Fe Century Bike Ride
All over Santa Fe
June 29, 2012 - August 25, 2011
Santa Fe Opera Festival Season
301 Opera Dr
July 13-15, 2015
Santa Fe International Folk Art Market
725 Camino Lejo