Rancho de San Juan, a luxury hotel near Española, between Sante Fe and Taos, New Mexico is a truly unique country estate where you can enjoy all the modern amenities of a world-class hotel in a , secluded, rustic setting, surrounded by some of nature’s marvels – the mountains, the rivers and the valleys. The Rancho de San Juan hotel is situated at the valleys of the Ojo Cliente River and the Chama River where it meets the Rio Grande River at the San Juan Pueblo. The amazing views of the mountains and valleys from the hotel are enough to drive away any blues or stress that you may have brought with you to this luxury hideaway. The tradition of Spanish Hacienda is well and truly the specialty of this much sought after vacation destination hotel.
The property is actually an original Spanish Hacienda which was converted into a modern hotel, complete with courtyards. The interiors of the hotel are keeping in with the traditions of the local architecture of this area in New Mexico. Standard and luxury rooms and deluxe casitas are available for your stay. Standard rooms are more than what you would expect from a standard hotel room, complete with wonderful views, comfortable beds, marble bathrooms and sheltered patios, internet connection and wood burning fireplaces. The luxury rooms come with king size beds, mini fridges, bathrooms with separate showers and all of the amenities of the standard rooms. The vibrant colors and the dazzling array of elegant furniture and draperies, adorned with works of art by local artists make up your hotel room. The deluxe casitas are your own home away from home complete with living room, dining room and kitchen. Enjoy the stunning views from your private patio.
Rancho de San Juan is also famous for its award winning restaurant which is the number 1 restaurant in New Mexico, also considered the most creative in New Mexico. One of the unique aspects of the restaurants is that all the meals are actually planned a week in advance after taking into account any dietary restrictions that the guest may have. It is perhaps among the few hotels worldwide which offer a customized menu, suiting each guest’s individual needs. The entire ambiance of the restaurant includes the custom designed French porcelain, hand-starched table linens, candlelight and fresh flowers make for a truly memorable and sumptuous dining experience.
While you stay at this luxury hotel in New Mexico, there are many activities you can enjoy as a guest of the Rancho de San Juan hotel. Hiking, skiing, fishing, white water rafting, tours of the local artists’ studios and the mineral hot springs at Ojo Caliente are among your activities available. The Rancho de San Juan also provides spa services where guests can also enjoy the delights of a relaxing massage using essential oils, reflexology and facials by the fire place in the form of either in-house massage therapy in your suite or on your private patio surrounded by the fantastic views of the mountains, rivers and valleys.
The Rancho San Juan Hotel is also home to the one of the largest sandstone sculptures in the world, which is located right outside the hotel. With so many attractions and awards from Condé Nast traveler awards and others, it is not surprising that this luxury hotel in New Mexico is a favorite with guests visiting the Southwest region.