Hotel La Fonda de Taos

On The Plaza Taos, New Mexico Lodging

In 1820 the Historic Taos Plaza saw its first "La Fonda" (Spanish for "the Inn") in the form of a mercantile store that also rented rooms. This historic location is where you will find the Hotel La Fonda de Taos today. With over a century of colorful history, it is the only lodging with a premier spot on the plaza when it comes to hotels in Taos, NM.

The restaurants, art galleries, museums and other treasures of the Taos historic district are right outside our door, while our completely renovated interior features its own special touches, including the world-famous D.H. Lawrence “Forbidden Art” collection. Check out our Taos lodging deals and see how we can enhance your trip even more. We pride ourselves on providing rooms and suites and service that make your Taos vacation a special one.

TA-CertWith a rich history as host and gathering place to numerous artists, writers, celebrities and political dignitaries, Hotel La Fonda de Taos has earned a lasting reputation as one of the finest Taos hotels. Come join us and experience the best of what a stay in Taos can be.

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Hotel la Fonda de Taos is perfectly located on the Plaza in the historic center of Taos. You can walk to all the major sites and traffic (as opposed to the highway strip where most of the other hotels are located). Our room was a decent size and very comfortably furnished with a fully equipped bathroom and excellent shower. The hotel is quiet, with very nice common areas and a friendly staff. Parking is available and right behind the hotel. We would definitely recommend it.

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