Did you know that couples who travel together report increased feelings of intimacy? Even the most in-tune couples need a break from their day-to-day schedules every once in a while to reconnect. If you and your sweetie are itching to get away from it all, romantic weekend getaways in New Mexico are a great option! Not only is the American Southwest recognized as one of the most beautiful destinations in the world, but there are plenty of romantic things to do in Santa Fe! Whether you and your partner are seeking adventurous thrills or pure relaxation, you’ll make memories that will last a lifetime.
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5 Romantic Things to Do in Santa Fe During Your Getaway
Love is in the air! Santa Fe’s picturesque architecture, lovely mountain views, and abundance of activities make it one of the most romantic destinations in the country. With so many things to see and do, where do you even begin? Here are just some of the most popular date ideas in Santa Fe that we’re sure you’ll love almost as much as each other!
Visit the Santa Fe Botanical Garden
The Santa Fe Botanical Garden is one of the area’s most treasured attractions and is home to a broad diversity of stunning plantlife. There are many beautiful gardens to discover and trails that cultivate the rich biodiversity of the region. It’s the perfect place to walk hand-in-hand and immerse in the natural beauty of New Mexico.
The best part? You can receive two free tickets to this attraction by taking advantage of Casa Escondida’s Botanical Garden Vacation Package!
Try Delectable Wines at the Estrella Del Norte Vineyard
A 12th-century poet once said, “A loaf of bread, a jug of wine, and thou.” Wine and romance have always gone hand-in-hand, and you can get a taste of some of New Mexico’s best at the Estrella Del Norte Vineyard! Recognized as Santa Fe’s #1 winery, Estrella Del Norte offers a wide selection of award-winning wines to indulge in.
If you’re interested in visiting the Estrella Del Norte and other incredible local wineries, be sure to take a look into our New Mexico Wine Tasting and Vineyard Tour Special!
Relax at a Natural Hot Spring
Say, “ahhh.” There is nothing more relaxing than taking a dip in New Mexico’s natural mineral springs. In fact, these baths are said to have revitalizing healing abilities. If you and your sweetie are in need of a little TLC, look no further than the mineral baths of Ojo Caliente and Ten Thousand Waves Spa! If you’re willing to travel farther beyond Santa Fe, there are many more natural hot springs in the Jemez Valley that may well be worth a visit.
Take a Stroll Through Canyon Road
Whether you’re a lover of art, food, architecture, or just exploring new places, you’re bound to fall in love with Canyon Road in Santa Fe! Hundreds of years ago, this half-mile stretch was a farming community for the Native Americans. Today, it is one of the state’s best shopping experiences! Admire local masterpieces in the art galleries, satisfy your cravings at one of the nationally acclaimed restaurants, or participate in exciting events such as the Art Festival or Food Tour! You could spend an entire day enjoying all there is to find on Canyon Road.
Enjoy a Film at the Jean Cocteau Cinema
Dinner and a movie is a classic date idea that has yet to lose its charm! Not only is watching a film at the intimate Jean Cocteau Cinema one of the most fun things to do in Santa Fe, but it’s a viewing experience unlike any other. You have the ability to rent private, soundproof VIP rooms in which you can order drinks and have food delivered during the screening. The cinema also plays host to author talks, live music performances, and magic shows!
Enjoy All of the Romantic Things to Do in Santa Fe During Your Stay With Casa Escondida
For romantic lodging you won’t soon forget, stay the night in our charming bed and breakfast in Chimayo, NM. Our prime location provides guests with a quiet, peaceful, and scenic setting just minutes from Santa Fe and Taos. The lovely guestrooms are ideal for couples and boast all the modern amenities you desire in a comfortable stay. Before you embark on your daily adventures, be sure to enjoy a full gourmet breakfast in our sunny breakfast room.
For romantic stays, we highly recommend the Kiva Room! You and your sweetie will enjoy the warmth of the kiva fireplace right beside your bed, a small work area, beautiful wooden floors, and a private bathroom.
Ready for the romantic getaway of a lifetime? Book your favorite room with us today and we look forward to welcoming you to Chimayo soon!
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