Santa Fe, capital of New Mexico, is also the state's fourth largest city. Highly influenced by Native American and Hispanic culture, Santa Fe is famous for its beautiful downtown area, and its many historical sites and cultural festivals. Hotels in Santa Fe offer a wide variety of choices including economy, executive suites, and luxury hotels. Two of the city's most popular hotels are the Luxx Plaza Hotel and Hotel St. Frances Heritage Hotels and Resorts.
The Bobcat Bite Restaurant on Old Las Vegas Highway is a local landmark. This restaurant serves up many great dishes, but none more popular than its green chili cheeseburger. For a more formal experience, try Geronimo Restaurant on Canyon Road.
Visit the Plaza, located near many Santa Fe hotels. Considered the heart of Santa Fe, the Plaza is the city's most historic area. The Plaza is surrounded by galleries, restaurants, and a plethora of shopping venues.
Those looking to get in a quick round of golf should visit the Marty Sanchez Links de Santa Fe. Designed by famed architect Baxter Spann, Santa Fe’s only municipal golf course features some of the most beautiful scenery in the city.
Not far from most hotels Santa Fe is the Ten Thousand Waves, a very unique mountain spa. Ten Thousand Waves offers hot baths, deep stone massages, facials and CryoStem cell treatment.
Tourists looking to shop should check out Santa Fe Place Mall. For more unique items, visit the Contemporary Hispanic Market for locally-made arts and crafts.