A rejuvenating spa, two restaurants, gorgeous grounds, a heated indoor pool, a hot tub and a sauna make the non-smoking El Monte Sagrado - Heritage Hotels and Resorts one of the area's most popular picks among Our guests.
Exuding southwestern luxury, the hotel's architecture is rooted in Native American culture. Over 300 original works of art grace the public spaces and walls of all 84 non-smoking rooms, which include sitting areas, desks, coffeemakers and flat-panel TVs with premium cable channels and on-demand movies. Hairdryers, irons and ironing boards are among the other homey perks. The hotel's 11 picturesque acres, awash in desert sun, feature meditation areas and a luxurious spawith sunlit showers and natural waterfall cooling systems. A saltwater plunge pool, a wading pool and a hot tub are located in the biolarium, whose wooden walkways lead through a rainforest-like grove. The restaurant, De La Tierra, serves breakfast, lunch and dinner as well as room service. The hotel's Anaconda Bar is a lively place to enjoy cocktails amid an aquarium filled with exotic fish. There is also a fitness facility, a business center, a garden restaurant, laundry service and a newsstand/gift shop. Event space, including the "Sacred Circle" with its waterfalls, ponds and looming cottonwoods, are lovely options for leisure and business travelers alike. Concierge and airline desks make travel adjustments and planning easy. Children are made to feel welcome with special programs, and parents benefit from babysitting services. There's also an on-site laundry facility. Valet parking is available, and pets are welcome, both for a fee. Located close to downtown Taos, El Monte Sagrado is a quick drive from the area's most popular attractions. Harwood Museum of Art and Kit Carson State Park are within one mile. Carson National Forest is a 30-minute drive, and Rio Grande Gorge Bridge is 12 miles away. Taos Regional Airport is a nine-mile drive, and Santa Fe Municipal Airport is 79 miles from the property.