Book your room at Hilton Santa Fe Golf Resort & Spa at Buffalo Thunder

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Resort offering Golf, Spa and Casino onsite - Santa Fe's Playground

Santa Fe

Located just 15 minutes of the renowned Santa Fe Plaza. Albuquerque is located just one hour South of the Resort and world class skiing in Taos is just one hour north.

Offering multiple dining options, Indoor and Outdoor swimming pools, Kiddie swimming area, 36 hole Towa Golf Club, 16,000 sq ft Wo'P'In Spa with 14 treatment rooms, Las Vegas Style Gaming and more.

Pools, Dining, Golf & Spa

All non-smoking rooms. Generously sized guestrooms themed in Native American decor that feature hand crafted furniture, oversized windows or balconies, in-room safe & Hilton Serenity Bedding Collection.

Generously Sized Rooms

Hotel Amenities

All-Inclusive Details

Guests can book rooms at Hilton Santa Fe Golf Resort & Spa at Buffalo Thunder for a rate that is either for the room only or for all-inclusive. All-inclusive rates are higher because they include onsite food and beverages in the room rate (some restrictions may apply).

Hotel Amenities

Hilton Santa Fe Golf Resort & Spa at Buffalo Thunder features an indoor and outdoor pool, kiddie swimming area, 36 hole Towa Golf Club, a 16,000 square foot spa with multiple treatment rooms, a state of the art fitness facility, multiple gift shops and Las Vegas style gaming at the Buffalo Thunder Casino. Hilton Santa Fe Golf Resort & Spa at Buffalo Thunder offers a variefty of restaurants, ranging from our Painted Parrott International Buffet to southwestern fine dining in Red Sage. Multiple bars/lounges are on site at the hotel where guests can unwind with a drink.

Business-related amenities at this 4.0-star property consist of a 24 business center and audio-visual equipment rental. This Santa Fe hotel also offers a concierge desk, onsite shopping, and an arcade/game room. Onsite self parking is complimentary.

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Arcade/game room
  • ATM/banking
  • Number of floors - 5
  • Complimentary newspapers in lobby
  • Gift shops or newsstand
  • Hair salon
  • Free wired high-speed Internet
  • Grocery/convenience store
  • Total number of rooms - 395
  • Multilingual staff
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Conference space size (meters) - 5574
  • Free self parking
  • Spa services on site
  • Supervised childcare/activities
  • Outdoor pool
  • Number of bars/lounges - 5
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Casino
  • Coffee shop or café
  • Conference space
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Elevator/lift
  • Express check-in
  • Express check-out
  • Full-service spa
  • Health club
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Beach/pool umbrellas
  • Computer station
  • Spa treatment room(s)
  • Meeting rooms
  • Nightclub
  • RV, bus, truck parking
  • Valet parking (surcharge)
  • Poolside bar
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Year Built 2008
  • Number of restaurants - 10
  • 24-hour business center
  • Conference space size (feet) - 60000
  • Train station pickup (complimentary)
  • Conference center
  • Outdoor tennis courts 3
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Number of meeting rooms - 30
  • Golf course on site
  • Tennis on site
  • Sauna
  • Shopping on site
  • Ski storage
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Steam room
  • Children's pool
  • Indoor pool
  • Outdoor seasonal pool
  • Television in lobby
  • Wedding services
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Available in all rooms: Wireless internet access (9.95 USD per 24 hours surcharge), Wired internet access (9.95 USD per 24 hours surcharge)

Available in some public areas: Free wired high-speed Internet


Free self parking, Valet parking (surcharge), RV, bus, truck parking

Room Amenities

  • Premium TV channels
  • Pay movies
  • Climate control
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • Phone
  • Minibar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Hair dryer
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Desk
  • Premium bedding
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Air conditioning
  • Refrigerator (on request)
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Private bathroom
  • Complimentary toiletries
  • Rollaway/extra beds available
  • Cribs/infant beds available
  • Satellite TV service
  • HDTV
  • Wireless Internet access (surcharge)
  • Wired high-speed Internet access (surcharge)
  • Dial-up Internet access (surcharge)
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • MP3 docking station
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible)
  • Room service (limited hours)
  • Pillowtop mattress
  • LCD TV
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Where to Eat

Buffalo Thunder Resort & Casino offers visitors no less than nine dining and entertainment options under one roof. From familiar favorites like Starbucks to unique and signature experiences like the 350-seat, internationally flavored Painted Parrot Buffet, the resort satisfies nearly every palate. The resort's casino level features a deli for meals on the go, the Route 66-themed Turquoise Trail Bar and Grill - which also broadcasts sports and features live entertainment, and the Blue Tower Lounge, open for happy hour, dancing and live music. The resort's main level includes the Painted Parrot, Starbucks, plus Mica Restaurant for casual, regional fare for breakfast and lunch.

Santa Fe is synonymous with great food and Buffalo Thunder is proud to feature Red Sage Restaurant, which serves up great dishes from the Old West with an incredible wine and beverage list. For those who want to mix and mingle, Buffalo Thunder offers a lobby bar, a terrific lounge at Red Sage, plus bars at both Turquoise Trail and Blue Tower Lounge. Sun lovers will relish a signature Prickly Pear Margarita at the resort's expansive outdoor pool, which also features seasonal food and beverage service. Visit Buffalo Thunder Resort & Casino... a feast for the senses!

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Nearby Things to Do

The Hilton Santa Fe Golf Resort & Spa at Buffalo Thunder offers a wide variety of on property activities including golf, tennis, walking trials, heated indoor and outdoor swimming pools, kiddie pool area, and a video arcade.

Within minutes of the resort you can find the bowling at the Strike Gold Bowling Alley, hiking, mountain biking, whitewater rafting, horseback riding, fly fishing, hot air ballooning, art or shopping tours, skiing and snowboarding (seasonal).

  • Downhill skiing nearby
  • Cross-country skiing nearby
  • Snowboarding nearby
  • Snowshoeing nearby
  • Snowmobiling nearby
  • Mountain biking nearby
  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Ecotours nearby
  • Ski lessons available nearby
  • Ski equipment rental shops nearby
  • Golf driving range on site
  • Golf lessons on site
  • Golfing on site
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Spa Services

Wo’ P’in, a Santa Fe Spa

Climb the winding stairs, carrying you far away from the noise and motion of everyday life, and you’ll find yourself in a sea of tranquility, a sanctuary for body and mind—this is Wo’ P’in Spa.

Each luxurious experience draws on world inspired spa therapies and natural, indigenous healing elements to influence your serenity, health, and balance. Each treatment reflects the deep roots of the Pueblo heritage and embodies the essences of the Pojoaque philosophy.

Our full service salon provides technicians and stylists that are available seven days a week, offering services ranging from custom hair styling to manicures and pedicures.

  • Spa tub in spa
  • Massages
  • Number of treatment rooms 14
  • Couples treatment rooms
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Body wraps
  • Body scrubs
  • Aromatherapy treatments
  • Sauna in spa
  • Body treatments
  • Facial treatments
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To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessibility equipment for the deaf
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Accessible path of travel
  • Braille or raised signage
  • Accessible parking
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 4 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-in time ends at 9 PM


Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types


Pets allowed, Maximum number of pets per room 2, Pet maximum weight in lb is 75

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

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We should mention

This property offers transfers from the train station. Guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

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