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Love will find new heights as you explore beautiful Santa Fe, your romantic getaway

Nestled in the Sangre de Cristo foothills lies a place of surreal beauty and charm, the likes of which cannot be compared with any other place on earth. Be enchanted by Santa Fe’s wide-open skies, fresh air, and gorgeous mountain sunsets. With a unique mix of Native American, Spanish, and Anglo-Saxon culture, art, and history, this elevated city will take your breath away; not to mention its sinfully sumptuous culinary delights!

Where to Stay

Inn of the Turquoise Bear
Tucked beneath towering pines with spectacular views of the Sangre de Cristo mountains, this adobe estate, once the home of American poet, Witter Bynner, is a romantically iconic Santa Fe stay. With sinfully sumptuous cuisine and cozy rooms, you and your love will be head over heels in a matter of seconds! View on Google.

Germantown Inn
Named after the city’s patron saint, the Saint Francis Hotel is nothing short of divine. Its warm ambiance and candlelit interior entertain an atmosphere of seduction and romance. Its hidden courtyard, charming rooms, and intimate spaces are the epitome of a perfect romantic getaway. View on Google.

El Rey Court
Modern chic meets retro white wash at this route 66 hotel. Perfect for the budget-friendly couple, El Rey Court is the quintessential eclectic stay. With its hidden garden and large pool hidden in the back five acres of the property, this place is an oasis amidst the hustle and bustle of the city. View on Google.

Where to Eat

Apothecary-Santa Fe Oxygen and Healing Bar
The food in Santa Fe can be very heavy; but at Apothecary, they put a light twist on traditional foods. Treat yourselves to the unique, organic, internationally fused foods as you acclimate. Delicate and wholesome, this is one of the trendiest spots in Santa Fe. View on Google.

La Choza
Whether it’s for a quick bite or date night with your love, La Choza boasts proud, savory flavors that are sure to make your mouth water. With its generous portions, homestyle fares, and delectable cocktails, this New Mexican eatery is not to be missed. View on Google.

Tia Sophias
Simple yet satisfying, this cute family-owned eatery is one that all the locals crave. With authentic New Mexican fares and flavors, their homemade meals will have you asking for more! View on Google.

Where to Shop

Santa Fe Vintage Outpost
This little shop is truly a vintage collectors dream as everything in it has been tediously curated and verified. Just a few blocks from the plaza, this shop by appointment only store has clothes, jewelry, and objects from the 40’s on. View on Google.

Collected Works Bookstore
Perfectly located within walking distance of the Plaza, this bookstore is chalked-full of new and most desired titles as well as terrifically curated staff recommendations that will leave your inner bookworm satiated. Grab a seat by the cozy fireplace, coffee in hand from the onsite cafe and prepare to spend hours lost in the land of literature. View on Google.

The Double Take Experience
Located in what was once a Coco Cola plant in the historic Railway District, this old building now serves as one of Santa Fe’s most bustling shop stops. You can find everything from antiques and carefully curated vintage items to clothes and, of course, turquoise jewelry. View on Google.

Best Place to Watch The Sunset

Picacho Peak
This beautiful sunset view is full of scenic diversity and wonder. At 8,577 ft, the peak will allow you to watch the sun set over both the city and the surrounding natural beauty of Jimenez and the Sangre de Cristo mountains. View on Google.

Perfect Picnic Spot

Aspen Vista
Take your love on a quick hike through the woods and rest among the pines and the beautiful Sangre Cristo mountain view. You can soak up the sun as you enjoy an afternoon meal with your love in this unique scenic location. View on Google.

Date night idea

El Meson
Prepare for a night of delectable cuisine, fiery music, and red hot passion at El Meson Restaurant and Tapas Bar. While you and your love enjoy scrumptious culinary delights, you can watch as live flamenco singers and performers entertain you, creating a mood of excitement and fun for everyoneView on Google.

Places to get lost in

Marathon Village
Be enthralled with the many sights and sounds of the historic Canyon Road where culture meets art. Set with many galleries, boutiques, and unique eats, this is the best place to wander the streets and explore with your love. View on Google.

Hidden Romantic Spot

Nedra Matteucci Galleries
While this art gallery features a host of intricate and carefully made southwestern art, it hides a truly romantic spot in its back statue garden. With gorgeous water features, hidden bridges, and lantern-lit archways, you will find that this artistic hot spot will inspire romance of all kinds. View on Google.

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