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Get an overview of this hotelSanta Fe area resort with 3 golf courses and a spa

Near the Poeh Museum

Located 15 minutes outside of Santa Fe, this hotel puts guests near the area's Native American cultural attractions, including the Poeh Museum's Pueblo culture exhibits, a 5-minute drive, and the Plaza in Santa Fe, 15 minutes away. Don Quixote Distillery and Winery is 5 minutes away by car. Santa Fe Airport is 22.8 miles away.

9 eateries and a casino

Hilton Santa Fe Golf Resort & Spa at Buffalo Thunder offers relaxing treatments at the Wo' P'in Spa, plus a fitness center for workouts. For more fun, guests can golf on the resort's 3 courses or try their luck at the casino. Dining options abound, with 9 onsite eateries including the Pool Grille.

Flat-screen TV, minibar

All rooms have 37-inch flat-screen TVs with premium channels, so guests have plenty of entertainment options. WiFi is available, and plus bedding encourages a good night's rest. For added convenience, minibars are stocked with snacks, and in-room coffee is available, too.

Hotel Amenities

All-Inclusive Details

All-inclusive room rates at Hilton Santa Fe Buffalo Thunder are available. These 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 offers both all-inclusive room rates and room-only rates. All-inclusive rates include onsite meals and beverages, and may include taxes and gratuities. Additional charges may apply for meals at some restaurants, special dinners and dishes, certain beverages, and other amenities.

In addition to a full-service spa, Hilton Santa Fe Golf Resort & Spa at Buffalo Thunder features a golf course and outdoor tennis courts. Dining is available at one of the hotel's 10 restaurants and guests can grab coffee at the coffee shop/café. The property also has a snack bar/deli. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of the hotel's bars, which include 5 bars/lounges and a poolside bar. A computer station is located on site and wired high-speed Internet access is complimentary.

Business-related amenities at this 4-star property consist of a 24-hour business center and meeting rooms. Event facilities measuring 60000 square feet (5574 square meters) include a conference center and conference space. This business-friendly hotel also offers a casino, an outdoor pool, and an indoor pool. Complimentary self parking is available on site.

Hilton Santa Fe Golf Resort & Spa at Buffalo Thunder has designated areas for smoking.

  • 24-hour business center 
  • 24-hour fitness facilities 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Arcade/game room 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Casino 
  • Children's pool 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Computer station 
  • Concierge services 
  • Conference center 
  • Conference space 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 60000 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 5574 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Express check-in 
  • Express check-out 
  • Free self parking 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Golf course on site 
  • Hair salon 
  • Health club 
  • Indoor pool 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Meeting rooms 10 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Nightclub 
  • Number of bars/lounges - 3 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Number of floors - 5 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 30 
  • Number of restaurants - 5 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Outdoor seasonal pool 
  • Outdoor tennis courts 3 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • RV, bus, truck parking 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Sauna 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Ski storage 
  • Snack bar/deli 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Steam room 
  • Television in lobby 
  • Tennis on site 
  • Total number of rooms - 393 
  • Free train station pickup 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Wedding services 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 
  • Year Built 2008 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Arcade/game room  
  • Children's pool  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  
  • Indoor pool  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Outdoor tennis courts  
  • Refrigerator  
  • Snack bar/deli  


Available in all rooms: Wireless internet access ( 9.95 USD per 24-hour period ), Wired internet access ( 9.95 USD per 24-hour period )

Available in some public areas: Wireless internet access ( 9.95 USD per night )


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

Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Climate control 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Desk 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible) 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • LCD TV 
  • MP3 docking station 
  • Pay movies 
  • Phone 
  • Pillowtop mattress 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Wired high-speed Internet access (surcharge) 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 

Where to Eat

Full breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning.

Red Sage - This restaurant overlooks the pool. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. A children's menu is available.

Painted Parrott - This buffet restaurant serves dinner only. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Things to Do

A golf course, outdoor tennis courts, and a health club are featured at the hotel. An indoor pool, an outdoor pool, a children's pool, and a seasonal outdoor pool are on site. Other recreational amenities include a sauna and a steam room.

Children under 12 years old are not allowed in the swimming pool or health club without adult supervision.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

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

Spa Services

Wo P In has 14 treatment rooms including rooms for couples. Services include massages, facials, body wraps, and body scrubs. The spa is equipped with a sauna and a spa tub. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy.

  • Number of treatment rooms 14 
  • Couples treatment rooms 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Body wraps 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Sauna in spa 
  • Spa tub in spa 
  • Massages 
  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 


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 Midnight


Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Free rollaway/extra beds!
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!


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.


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Breakfast fee: between USD 10 and USD 20 per person (approximately)
  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: USD 9.95 per 24-hour period (rates may vary)
  • Fee for in-room high-speed Internet (wired): USD 9.95 per 24-hour period (rates may vary)
  • Fee for wireless Internet in public areas: USD 9.95 per night (rates may vary)
  • Valet parking fee: USD 8.00 per day
  • Pet fee: USD 50.00 per accommodation, per stay
  • Pet deposit: USD 50.00 per stay
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

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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