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El Rey Inn

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#22 of 60 Hotels in Santa Fe
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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed 16 July 2014

We going to splurge big for a room on the plaza, but for less money we were able to get a two room suite. Separate room for the kids > fancy pants plaza hotel. We loved the El Rey--the grounds, the pool, the breakfast-all was amazing. I don't think we'll be returning to Santa Fe, but if we did, I'd...

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Dallas, Texas
Reviewed 15 July 2014

This must be close to our seventh or eighth time to visit the El Rey. This is my husbands favorite place to stay in Santa Fe. Each room is unique, some have larger kitchens than others. Some rooms have fireplaces. Serves a reasonable free breakfast- nothing that wows but will fill you up and get your day going. The flowers...

1Thank Financegal469
Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 14 July 2014

We booked the El Rey on our Route 66 trip. The grounds are beautifully maintained and have gorgeous floral baskets all around. The room was clean and the free breakfast was great. It is a bit out of city center but worth the drive.

1Thank Wammc
Lindale, Texas, United States
Reviewed 10 July 2014

My wife and I really enjoyed our stay. If you want to stay at an authentic Route 66 retro inn, El Rey is the place. The well maintained grounds and spanish style architecture create a relaxing atmosphere. We spent time each day setting on the front porch, around the pool, or by one of the relaxing fountains. Our room was...

1Thank 894macj
San Juan Bautista, CA
Reviewed 4 July 2014 via mobile

We absolutely loved our recent four night stay at this charming inn. From our well appointed, spacious suite (#20) to the beautiful, well-kept grounds, everything was wonderful. This place captures the heart and soul of Santa Fe - hospitality, warmth, color, cool architecture, etc. Josh, especially, was most accommodating to myself and my family, including my two lively boys. The...

2Thank TeachermamaMichelle
Cave Creek AZ
Reviewed 30 June 2014

This is our second stay at the El Rey Inn......from the road, it does not look like much, but once "inside" the grounds, it is beautiful and so peaceful....we reserved an upgraded room with a fireplace, and a satillo tile floor....the couple we traveled with reserved a standard room, carpet and did not have the "old world" ambience ours did...we...

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Norman, Oklahoma
Reviewed 28 June 2014

The El Rey is like stepping back in time. The rooms are so unique, the gardens are gorgeous, and the staff is very helpful. I was traveling with my 84 year old mother. The El Rey was perfect for her. Our room was on the ground floor and we could park right outside the room. I would recommend the El...

Thank mlnorman
Reviewed 26 June 2014

My husband and I stayed twice at El Rey in the past week on a trip to Colorado. I've stayed at this charming inn about 6 or 7 seven times since 2008. We've stayed at several well known resorts (the Waldorf Astoria "Boulders" in Carefree, La Berge de Sedona - I don't think I spelled that correctly - Dove Mountain...

1Thank Suzanne J
Lawton, Oklahoma
Reviewed 24 June 2014 via mobile

What a relaxing and beautiful motel. The rooms are spacious, the free breakfast was good. The pool, hot tub, beautiful flowers and plants. If you're looking for a calm, peaceful hotel that not a chain- then I would definitely recommend El Rey.

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Bolivar, Missouri
Reviewed 23 June 2014

Disclaimer: First you have to know, I read reviews when I am planning a trip and when I write a review I try to give you whole picture!!! So I may sound picky but I like to give details... We just stayed here for our ladies trip to Santa Fe.Loved the "quaintness", and feel of the Inn.Beautiful landscaping. It was...

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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about El Rey Inn

Address: 1862 Cerrillos Road, Santa Fe, NM 87505
Region: United States > New Mexico > Santa Fe
Price Range: $128 - $241 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — El Rey Inn 2.5*
Number of rooms: 86
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Also Known As:
El Rey Hotel Santa Fe
Santa Fe El Rey Inn
El Rey Santa Fe
El Rey Inn Santa Fe, New Mexico
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#1 Green Hotel in Santa Fe
#12 Romantic Hotel in Santa Fe
#14 Family Hotel in Santa Fe
#20 Business Hotel in Santa Fe
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“Easy access to/from airport and into downtown Santa Fe; on public bus route so you don't have to drive into town and look for parking.”
KarinG720, 20 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Rooms upstairs in Spanish Colonial courtyard, 65-69 are lovely. Rooms close to front of property get street noise.”
SophiesAunt, 16 Apr 2017 | Read review
“I had room 72 which was on a little garden area that was VERY nice.”
222scotts, 9 Apr 2017 | Read review
“In the winter - try to get a room with a fireplace.”
  • Fireplace in our room - wonderful!
DanH342, 5 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Each room different, good map on website, stay away from road. Our friends in #48 was larger and better furnished than our #49.”
Soxgirl58, 9 Dec 2016 | Read review
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