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100 Years of La Fonda
2023 Historic Hotels of America Awards of Excellence Winner
2022 Historic Hotels of America Awards of Excellence Winner
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2020 Historic Hotels of America Awards of Excellence
2018 Historic Hotels of America Awards of Excellence
2016 Historic Hotels of America Awards of Excellence

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La Fonda on the Plaza, which celebrated “100 Years of Hospitality” in 2022, is located on the historic Santa Fe Plaza. This landmark property is in the heart of Santa Fe and was the first hotel in North America’s first European-founded capital city. Reports of an inn at this location date toas early as the 1600s. La Fonda guests enjoy the design influences of famed architect John Gaw Meem, and the celebrated Southwest architect and designer, Mary Elizabeth Jane Colter. The hotel honors its rich past while offering contemporary luxury, services, and amenities. The hotel’s Terrace Inn at La Fonda features 15 luxury rooms and suites; each offering a serene place to bask in the light and beauty of New Mexico, no matter the season.

La Fonda has been named to these Historic Hotels of America Top 25 Lists

The 2023 Top 25 Historic Hotels of America Most Magnificent Gingerbread Displays
The 2023 Top 25 Historic Hotels of America Most Haunted Hotels

The 2023 Top 25 Historic Hotels of America Most Magnificent Art Collections

The 2023 Top 25 Historic Hotels of America Where Women Made History

The 2022 Top 25 Historic Hotels of America Most Magnificent Art Collections

The 2022 Top 25 Historic Hotels of America Most Unique Culinary Heritage and Culinary Traditions
The 2021 Top 25 Historic Hotels of America for a Romantic Proposal
The 2021 Top 25 Historic Hotels of America Most Magnificent Gingerbread Displays

La Fonda on the Plaza

An overview of La Fonda Hotel in Santa Fe, New Mexico.

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Experience the Cathedral Basilica of St. Francis of Assisi, Santa Fe Plaza, the Georgia O’Keeffe Museum, and the Cross of the Martyrs nearby.

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Experience the Cathedral Basilica of St. Francis of Assisi, Santa Fe Plaza, the Georgia O’Keeffe Museum, and the Cross of the Martyrs nearby.

Discover the Spanish Colonial Revival-style architecture of La Fonda.

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Discover the Spanish Colonial Revival-style architecture of La Fonda.

Explore the historic Santa Fe Plaza.

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Explore the historic Santa Fe Plaza.

Experience the Santa Fe Opera.

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Experience the Santa Fe Opera.

Taste new takes on authentic southwestern cuisine at La Plazuela.

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Taste new takes on authentic southwestern cuisine at La Plazuela.

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