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Inn of the Turquoise Bear

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Austin, Texas
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Loved everything about our 3 nights at the Inn. Dan and Alex went out of their way to make sure that we had everything we needed. From the Santa Fe guidebook that arrived at our home by mail a few weeks before, to the excellent breakfasts, to the wine gathering at 5pm in the living room, to the great advice...

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Innman80, Owner at Inn of the Turquoise Bear, responded to this review

Thank you for the kind review! We enjoyed having you and Michael stay with us Lisa! Our historic rambling adobe estate just 10 minute walk to the Plaza feels a bit like a mountain retreat doesn't it. We are authentic Santa Fe lodging and enjoy helping our guests curate their own authentic Santa Fe getaway. We are pleased you found...

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Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

So much to comment on. The sheets are silky, the robes are comfy, and the fire place is ready to just light a match. Breakfast selection varies from cereals, yogurt, fruits, breads, to eggs severed how you prefer, French toast, frittatas, and never ending coffee. The grounds are beautifully mantained. Also it is a walkable distance to the plaza unless...

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Innman80, Owner at Inn of the Turquoise Bear, responded to this review

We enjoyed having you and your family with us Melody and pleased you found your stay a wonderful respite! That's what a stay at a B&B should be! We make significant investments to ensure our linens, robes, and "software" at the Inn are comfortable and luxurious. So pleased you enjoyed them. Thank you for the review and for posting the...

Denver, Colorado
Reviewed 9 April 2017

I really enjoyed my 3-day stay at Inn of the Turquoise Bear. The building itself is beautiful. The bed was very comfortable and I slept very well. The breakfasts were outstanding. I really enjoyed visiting with other guests at breakfasts. But the best time for me was the wine tasting in the late afternoons. Dan shared lots of fun information...

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Innman80, Owner at Inn of the Turquoise Bear, responded to this review

There's great information to be shared among our guests at our communal breakfast table isn't there Mary Jo. There's always a stimulating conversation going on and great tips on seeing Santa Fe to be had. We are very pleased you found our rambling adobe villa beautiful and our breakfasts outstanding. Thanks so much for the review! We are happy you...

Newton, Massachusetts
Reviewed 7 April 2017

My wife and I most recently stayed here for the first time last month. This was one of the most relaxing and restful places that we have ever stayed. I have to qualify that with the fact that there is tremendous hiking in the surrounding area and the Turquoise Highway and lots of photography. The best was to return to...

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Innman80, Owner at Inn of the Turquoise Bear, responded to this review

Thank you for the kind review Michael & Cheryl! We enjoyed having you stay with us. So many guests echo your enjoyment of meeting people from all over the country and sharing stories of their day in Santa Fe or their life elsewhere. Our community breakfast table and twilight reception create ample opportunity to meet and get to know others....

Reviewed 20 March 2017

We spent 7 days/6 nights and have never been treated better or felt more cared for. It is just the right distance from everything. Wonderful daily breakfast prepared by a 'Gift from God'. The right feel, the right ambiance. Try to be their for 'Pie Day', you won't regret it :)

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Innman80, Owner at Inn of the Turquoise Bear, responded to this review

Thanks so much for the kind review Jim. We enjoyed you and Marjorie being with us for a nice long visit. We think innkeeping is much more about caring for our guests than the muffins. So pleased you felt well cared for! As you referenced, Friday is Pie-day at the Bear where guests enjoy one of our fresh crafted pies....

Grand Island, Nebraska
Reviewed 19 March 2017

We were traveling through Santa Fe and wanted to stay somewhere with character and this place fit the bill. They had treats, a water dish, food dish, and bed mat ready for our dog when we entered our room. Using the Innkeeper's recommendation, we walked to the Plaza for a wonderful supper. We left early but a delicious continental breakfast...

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Innman80, Owner at Inn of the Turquoise Bear, responded to this review

Thank you for the kind review Stephanie & Mark! We are very pleased you and sweet Gauge enjoyed your brief stay at our Inn. We do love our pet guests and know travel can be stressful on them so we do what we can to make them feel comfortable. We hope you are able to return in the future for...

Minneapolis, Minnesota
Reviewed 15 March 2017

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay here. The rambling, picturesque inn is located on a quiet street a short walk from the old town. We stayed in the DH Lawrence room which has a cozy reading nook surrounded with books. The high quality linens made for a very comfortable bed. Innkeepers Dan and Alex are great conversationalists and fantastic cooks.

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Innman80, Owner at Inn of the Turquoise Bear, responded to this review

Nancy, so pleased you thoroughly enjoyed our Quintessential Rambling Adobe Estate during your stay with us. Our esteemed literary history includes frequent guests the likes of DH Lawrence, Willa Cather, and Aldous Huxley so we like to have many books at the Inn. Very happy you enjoyed your stay. We enjoyed having you and Omal stay with us. Thank you...

Ann Arbor, Michigan
Reviewed 15 March 2017

This Inn was the perfect place to spend a week hiking around Santa Fe and getting some work done. The room and fireplace were cozy and conducive to well-being. Great breakfast, snacks, and wine in the evening. Just the right balance of privacy and social contact. Wonderful staff.

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Innman80, Owner at Inn of the Turquoise Bear, responded to this review

We enjoyed having you stay with us for a nice long visit Julia! We've hiked most of the trails in the Santa Fe area and enjoy guiding our guests on the perfect trails for them to experience during their visit. We are pleased you found our breakfast and treats tasty and our staff "wonderful". Thank you for the review!

San Diego California
Reviewed 14 March 2017

My husband and I stayed four nights to celebrate my birthday. The owner/innkeeper Dan and innkeeper Alex made our stay feel like we were staying with friends. The breakfasts were the best I've had in a B&B and the communal table let you chat with the other guests. The evening wine also lets you visit with the other guests and...

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Innman80, Owner at Inn of the Turquoise Bear, responded to this review

We so enjoyed having you and George with us for a nice long stay for your special birthday visit to Santa Fe Dory! We enjoyed getting to know you better during your stay! We are very pleased you enjoyed your stay and found our breakfasts exceptional! So many of our guests echo your praise of our communal breakfast table where...

Northbridge, Massachusetts
Reviewed 21 February 2017

Stayed here for two nights. Dan, the Innkeeper, is a pleasure to work with. Breakfasts were very, very good, and we enjoyed chatting with the other guests in the morning. You need to be sharp-eyed when you first arrive, as there are no external signs roadside, just a little turquoise bear icon on the street number at the entrance.

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Innman80, Owner at Inn of the Turquoise Bear, responded to this review

It was wonderful to have you and Christine stay with us Matthew! We are very pleased you enjoyed your stay. We agree that the conversation around our community breakfast table is a great way to start the day! We do have signage for our Inn on Old Santa Fe Trail but are not allowed to have it at our driveway...

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  • Breakfast included
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Experience warm Santa Fe style and charm in this quintessential rambling adobe estate occupying an acre of terraced gardens walking distance from the Santa Fe Plaza, Canyon Road, and Rail Yard. Our Santa Fe bed and breakfast will pamper you with gourmet breakfast, afternoon tea, twilight social reception, and concierge service. Guests will also enjoy complimentary parking and free Wi-Fi internet. Constructed in Spanish-Pueblo Revival style, our Santa Fe inn dates to the mid-1800's and is one of Santa Fe's most historically significant buildings. Located just 6 blocks from the Plaza, Canyon Rd, restaurants, shops and galleries. ... more   less 

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Address: 342 E Buena Vista St, Santa Fe, NM 87505-2623
Region: United States > New Mexico > Santa Fe
Price Range: €176 - €354 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Inn of the Turquoise Bear 3.5*
Number of rooms: 10
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“Stravinsky room is nice. It's in a small outbuilding a few steps from the main building.”
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“Each room is unique is described on the website. There are several pet friendly rooms as well.”
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