Garretts Desert Inn - Santa Fe

311 Old Santa Fe Trail, Santa Fe, United States, 87501  show map
 3 stars
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Garretts Desert Inn - Santa Fe

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

 Parking

Paid parking

 24-Hour

24-hour reception

 Check-in/Check-out

Early check-in/-out

 Swimming Pool

Seasonal outdoor pool

 Fitness/Gym

Fitness center

 Food/Drinks

Restaurant

Bar/Lounge

 Meeting facilities

Meeting room

Overview

Garretts Desert Inn is a 3-star property only 2.4km from Museum of International Folk Art, Museum of Indian Arts & Culture and Ski Santa Fe.

An opera house, churches and galleries lie a short distance from the hotel. The property is 200 meters away from Palace of the Governors, Lensic Performing Arts Center and Loretto Chapel.

Fast access to Santa Fe airport within 20km is provided.

Rooms

There are 80 air-conditioned rooms that come with modern amenities, such as a telephone, satellite TV, individual climate control, Wi-Fi and a dressing area. They provide bathrooms with a shower, a hairdryer and complimentary toiletries.

Eat

A full breakfast is served and charges are applicable. 

Services

24-hour reception, concierge service and dry cleaning as well as a chapel, a vending machine and a safe deposit box are available at the hotel.

Relax

Fitness classes and a gym are provided on-site.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

public hotel parking is possible on site and the rate is USD 8 per day.

Number of rooms   83.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Early check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Children are welcome
  • Safe deposit box
  • Pets allowed
  • Vending machines
  • Luggage storage
  • Exterior corridors
  • Elevator

Services

  • Room service
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Wake up service

Dining facilities

  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Conference room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available

Leisure facilities

  • Seasonal outdoor pool
  • Fitness center
  • Spa center

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Rollaway/Extra bed
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Bath/Shower
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer

Media

  • Cable/Satellite television
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor
  • Blackout curtains

Policies

Check-In

  • from  3 pm

Check-Out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 17 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • One child under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

Pets

  • Pets are allowed on request.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

311 Old Santa Fe Trail, Santa Fe, United States, 87501

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City Center
  • Santa Fe
    1000 ft
Airports
  • Santa Fe (SAF)
    9.8 mi
  • Los Alamos (LAM)
    23.0 mi
Restaurants
  • Luminaria (cuisine: Southwestern)
    300 ft
  • Bistro 315 (cuisine: French)
    300 ft
Parks
  • Old Fort Marcy Park
    1800 ft
  • Hyde Memorial Park
    4500 ft
Ski areas
  • Ski Santa Fe
    2.5 mi
Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-Out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of rooms:
    83

Rooms and availability

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Bed type: 2 Single beds or King Size bed or Queen Size bed
Size: 240 sq. feet
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    How to reach hotel

    hotel Garretts Desert Inn - Santa Fe Santa Fe location
    Show big map »

    Hotel Address:

    311 Old Santa Fe Trail, Santa Fe, United States, 87501

    Get directions
    City Center
    • Santa Fe
      1000 ft
    Airports
    • Santa Fe (SAF)
      9.8 mi
    • Los Alamos (LAM)
      23.0 mi
    Restaurants
    • Luminaria (cuisine: Southwestern)
      300 ft
    • Bistro 315 (cuisine: French)
      300 ft
    Parks
    • Old Fort Marcy Park
      1800 ft
    • Hyde Memorial Park
      4500 ft
    Ski areas
    • Ski Santa Fe
      2.5 mi
    Hotel information
    • Check-In:
      from  3 pm
    • Check-Out:
      until  12 pm
    • Number of rooms:
      83

    Garretts Desert Inn Location

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    What's nearby

    Sport related

    Museums

    • Chalk Farm Gallery - 400 ft
    • Historic Artistic Patrimony - 400 ft
    • Arlene Siegel Gallery - 400 ft
    • Institute of American Indian Arts - 400 ft
    • Century Gallery - 700 ft
    • New Mexico Archaeological Stds - 700 ft
    • Azbell Charles Gallery - 700 ft
    • Barclay Fine Art - 700 ft
    • Rainbow Man - 700 ft
    • EL Nicho - 700 ft
    • Rance Hood Gallery - 700 ft
    • New Mexico Museum-Indian Arts - 700 ft
    • Arius Tile Don Gaspar Gallery - 700 ft
    • State Museum Admin Bldg - 1000 ft
    • Cafe Pasqual's Gallery - 1000 ft
    • Andrew Smith Gallery - 1000 ft
    • Anderson Contemporary Art - 1000 ft
    • Museum Shop - 1000 ft
    • Museum of Fine Arts Shop - 1000 ft
    • Altermann Galleries - 1000 ft
    • Palace of the Governors - 1000 ft
    • New Mexico State Monuments - 1000 ft
    • Museum of New Mexico - 1400 ft
    • Southwestern Assn-Indian Arts - 1400 ft
    • Andrea Fisher Fine Pottery - 1400 ft
    • Lensic Theatre - 1400 ft
    • Nathalie - 1700 ft
    • Bovis Primitive Arts - 1700 ft

    Local Attractions

    • Canyon Road - 1.0 mi
      Santa Fe, NM
    • Museum of International Folk Art - 1.6 mi
      706 Camino Lejo, Santa Fe
    • Wheelwright Museum of the American Indian - 1.6 mi
      704 Camino Lejo, Santa Fe
    • Museum of Indian Arts & Culture - 1.5 mi
      710 Camino Lejo, Santa Fe
    • Museum of Spanish Colonial Art - 1.6 mi
      Museum Hill, Santa Fe

    Near the hotel

    • Loretto Chapel - 300 ft
      207 Old Santa Fe Trail, Santa Fe
    • The Oldest House - 600 ft
      215 E. De Vargas St., Santa Fe
    • Museum of Contemporary Native Arts - 700 ft
      108 Cathedral Place, Santa Fe
    • Santa Fe Museum Pass - 1200 ft
      NM Museum of Art, Santa Fe
    • Mountain Trails Gallery - 500 ft
      200 Old Santa Fe Trail, Santa Fe
    • San Miguel Mission - 800 ft
      401 Old Santa Fe Trail, Santa Fe
    • New Mexico History Museum - 1200 ft
      113 Lincoln Avenue, Santa Fe

    Restaurants Nearby

    • Luminaria - 300 ft

      Address: 211 Old Santa Fe Trail
      Phone: 505-988-5531

      83% likes this, based on 354 reviews
      Cuisine: Southwestern
      Price Range: USD 15 - USD 35

    • mangiamo pronto! - 300 ft

      Address: 228 Old Santa Fe Trail
      Phone: 505-989-1904

      73% likes this, based on 81 reviews
      Cuisine: Italian, Pizza, Coffee Shop, Ice Cream
      Price Range: USD 0 - USD 12

    • Ze French Bistro - 400 ft

      Address: 311 Old Santa Fe Trail
      Phone: 505 984 8500

      55% likes this, based on 20 reviews
      Cuisine: French
      Price Range: USD 12 - USD 33

    • Bistro 315 - 300 ft

      Address: 315 Old Santa Fe Trl
      Phone: 505-986-9190

      69% likes this, based on 178 reviews
      Cuisine: French

    • Le Chantilly Cafe - 300 ft

      Address: 311 old Santa Fe Trail

      54% likes this, based on 14 reviews
      Cuisine: American, French

    Hotel information
    • Check-In:
      from  3 pm
    • Check-Out:
      until  12 pm
    • Number of rooms:
      83

    Garretts Desert Inn Reviews

    Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Garretts Desert Inn

    Individual guest reviews

    • Family with children
      10.0

      Friendly staff and close to plaza.

      Needs refrigerators in the rooms.

    • Family with children
      8.8

      The location near Santa Fe's plaza.

    • Family with children
      10.0

      Located at the heart of old Santa Fe; quiet and comfortable rooms

    • Older travelers
      8.8

      Excellent location. One block from the Loretto Chapelle and three blocks from the main plaza and shopping area. The price that we obtained through Booked.net was a real bargain. We will definitely stay there during our next visit to Santa Fe.

    • Single
      8.8

      Idéal location .

      Too many different kinds of taxes tagged to room price ...

    • Group of friends
      7.4

      Garrett's Desert Inn is located in downtown Santa Fe which is a premium spot but the price was very reasonable. It was wonderful to be able to walk everywhere and not to have to deal with driving and parking issues. It also had a very nice pool. The maids did a great job cleaning the room on a daily basis.

      The most annoying thing about our stay had to do with the quality of the beds. There was something wrong with the mattresses and/or box springs, especially on one of the beds. Every time someone rolled over in their sleep the noise produced was truly astounding and would awaken the other occupants of the room. It compromised the sleep of everyone in the group.

    • Group of friends
      6.2

      the convenience of the restaurant for my mother, who uses a walker. the location where I could take a walk in the evening and look at lovely old town Santa Fe.

      The staff, when checking in, admitted they didn't look at the special requirements on my reservation, and put my mother (who uses a walker and cannot climb stairs) in a second floor room. Before they would change it, they made me show them the copy of the booking I had with me to "prove" I'd asked for a first floor room. They were rude and uncaring. Once I showed them, they were a little nicer but made me feel they were doing me a huge favor by finding a first floor room for us.

    • Family with children
      8.2

      This hotel has the best location of any budget hotel in the Santa Fe area. The rooms are clean and comfortable. You will save the agrivation of finding parking in this historic nm town.

      The could have set up a small continental breakfast with juice and coffee.

    • Family with children
      8.2

      I loved the location just 2 blocks from the Plaza & all the shops. It was clean, the staff was friendly, helpful & efficient. When the A/C in our room was not keeping us cool, a maintenance man was there in less than 3 minutes. They helped us move to a different room with a new A/C unit that kept us very comfortable even tho' it was almost 100* outside! The room was clean & comfortable. It was a good value for what I paid for it.

      The only thing I would change would be the desk in the lobby where you check in. It is very high almost as if they are afraid a guest will attack them. I am only 5 ft tall & I could not see over it. It made the lobby seem a little un-welcoming & for me, it was just difficult for them to see that I was standing there. I kinda had to wave my hand to get someone's attention!

    • Older travelers
      8.2

      Liked location breakfast cafe

      Said free parking for guests on sign, but charged $ 8 per night to park

    • Group of friends
      4.6

      Smoking policy - must go into parking lot to smoke, no smoking allowed on outside balcony

    • Group of friends
      8.2

      The value for maney &location

      Paying for parking and poor tv reception

    • Older travelers
      7.0

      The location and the reasonable price for that location.

      First, Garrett's Desert Inn is a motel, and has never been anything else, so their charging $12.00 to park in their wide-open, virtually unoccupied motel lot is incredibly offensive ... obviously gouging their customers. I've never been charged by a motel for parking. On principle, I will almost certainly not stay there again. Also ... the plumbing was hideous. If someone in a nearby room flushed the toilet or opened a hot water tap, the shower would immediately go completely cold. And ... the tile grouting in the shower was dirty with mold. It should be scrubbed.

    • Older travelers
      8.2

      Comfortable, convenient, and charming in an old style fashion.

    • Older travelers
      7.4

      The restaurant was understaffed and we waited 45 minutes to get breakfast. There were only a handful of patrons in the restaurant at the time.

    How to reach hotel

    hotel Garretts Desert Inn - Santa Fe Santa Fe location
    Show big map »

    Hotel Address:

    311 Old Santa Fe Trail, Santa Fe, United States, 87501

    Get directions
    City Center
    • Santa Fe
      1000 ft
    Airports
    • Santa Fe (SAF)
      9.8 mi
    • Los Alamos (LAM)
      23.0 mi
    Restaurants
    • Luminaria (cuisine: Southwestern)
      300 ft
    • Bistro 315 (cuisine: French)
      300 ft
    Parks
    • Old Fort Marcy Park
      1800 ft
    • Hyde Memorial Park
      4500 ft
    Ski areas
    • Ski Santa Fe
      2.5 mi
    Hotel information
    • Check-In:
      from  3 pm
    • Check-Out:
      until  12 pm
    • Number of rooms:
      83
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