El Monte Sagrado

Historic District Hotel/Inn Staff Pick: Award-winning eco-spa
El Monte Sagrado #2 of 12 hotels in Taos #2 of 12 hotels in Taos
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317 Kit Carson Road Taos, NM 87571
(575) 758-3502

Why we like it

  • Unique Southwestern design by Tom Worrell
  • Indoor gardens, aquariums and waterfalls
  • Serene garden settings
  • Walk to Historic District
  • Full Spa services
  • Won National Resorts for a Green/Eco conscious Resort
  • Located on 11 acres of park like land

What you need to know

  • Art galleries on-site with locally renowned artists
  • Entertainment at the Anaconda Bar
  • Full Spa services with a pool
  • No smoking in all rooms

Features

Walk to Plaza Near Historic District Taos Mountain Views Hot Tub Swimming Pool Shuttle to Slopes Ski-in / Ski-out Walk to Slopes

Location

El Monte Sagrado is located within walking distance or just 1/3 mile from the Historic District of Taos and Taos Plaza. This Luxury Resort is located on 11 landscaped acres with an oasis like feel. Water falls and water features abound. This property is one of the most exquisite places you will ever experience.

Property Amenities

Activities

  • Changing facilities
  • Clubhouse
  • Steam room
  • Fitness facilities
  • Guided hiking and biking
  • Indoor pool
  • Locker rooms
  • Sauna
  • Spa services on site
  • Walk to shops and restaurants
  • Indoor Hot Tub
  • Library

Business services

  • Audiovisual services available
  • Ballroom(s)
  • Banquet facilities
  • Business center
  • Conference center
  • Fax services available
  • Mail and shipping services

Food and drink

  • Après-ski
  • Wedding services
  • Bar/lounge
  • Restaurant
  • Picnic area
  • Room service
  • Wine classes

Property services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Air-conditioned public areas
  • Luggage storage
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Children allowed
  • Concierge services
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Cribs available (fees may apply)
  • Doorman
  • Elevator/lift
  • Express check-in
  • Express check-out
  • Gift shop
  • Multilingual staff
  • Non-smoking rooms available
  • On-site check-in office
  • Pets allowed
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Security guard
  • Wake-up service
  • Wheelchair accessible

Shuttles and transportation

  • Airport transportation

Internet access in public areas

  • Wireless Internet

Parking

  • Valet Parking (included with resort fee)

In-Room Amenities

Bathroom

  • Bathrobes
  • Hair dryer
  • Designer toiletries
  • Jacuzzi tub
  • Spa Tub
  • Lighted makeup/shaving mirror
  • Separate bath and shower

Bedding and linens

  • Down pillows
  • Egyptian-cotton sheets
  • Premium bedding
  • Rollaway/extra beds available
  • Sofa bed

Features

  • AM/FM alarm clock radio
  • Air conditioning
  • Desk
  • Family room
  • In-room safe
  • In-room sprinkler system
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Balcony
  • Rooms with fireplace available
  • Separate sitting area
  • Smoke alarms in rooms
  • Wheelchair accessible

Food and drink

  • Coffeemaker
  • Complimentary coffee
  • Microwave
  • Mini refrigerators available

Media and electronics

  • Cable TV service
  • Free local calls
  • Data ports
  • Flat-panel TV
  • Free wired high-speed Internet
  • Voicemail
  • Free WiFi
  • iPod docking station

Services

  • Daily housekeeping

Reviews

El Monte Sagrado & Living Spa

User tripadvisor rating: 5s

The Living Spa is the best relaxation experience and value one could expect in beautiful surroundings -- ask for Melissa, Jessie and Sarah. These three were most professional and expert in their...   read full review

Nice location but needs to be updated

User tripadvisor rating: 3s

Staff was nice. The room was a nice size but in need of an update. For what you pay for the room and then to have an additional resort fee seems overpriced for what you get. The pool area needs a...   read full review

Exceptional resort ... we can’t wait to return!

User tripadvisor rating: 5s

My husband and I were looking for a place to stay in Taos where we could literally “get lost in relaxation” for our 39th anniversary this past weekend! (It’s been a tough few months for us ... and we...   read full review

Policies

Deposit

For the Winter Season (Dec 15 - April 15) a full deposit of all room nights plus tax will be taken on the credit card provided 14 days prior to arrival. Within 14 days of arrival the reservation cannot be canceled or modified without a penalty of the full deposit.

For Spring through Fall Season (Apr 16 to Dec 14) a 1 night deposit plus tax will be taken on the credit card provided. Within 72 hours of arrival the reservation cannot be canceled or modified without a penalty of the full deposit.

Resort Fee: The $25 Resort Fee, which went into effect for bookings made on September 9, 2016 and after, includes valet parking and luggage service, 24-hour shuttle service (for locations within 3 miles of the hotel), high-speed internet, a refrigerator and safe in each guest room, 2 bottles of water per guest room per day along with a coffee/hot tea station in each guest room, access to our heated salt water pool and hot tub, access to our fitness center, access to our business center and printer, newspapers and coffee in our lobby and HD TV and NFL Sunday Ticket in each guest room (during the NFL season).Property Amenities:

Cancellation

For the Winter Season (Dec 15 - April 15) a full deposit of all room nights plus tax will be taken on the credit card provided 14 days prior to arrival. Within 14 days of arrival the reservation cannot be canceled or modified without a penalty of the full deposit.

For Spring through Fall Season (Apr 16 to Dec 14) a 1 night deposit plus tax will be taken on the credit card provided. Within 72 hours of arrival the reservation cannot be canceled or modified without a penalty of the full deposit.

Check-in

Come to the front desk at El Monte Sagrado which is to the right after the entrance way. The concierge will give you an arrival packet and map for you to find your accommodations.