Award-Winning Luxury Resort in the Heart of Taos

Grand Foyer Original custom artwork
Just three blocks from Taos Plaza, El Monte Sagrado Living Resort and Spa offers a secluded yet indulgent sanctuary. In harmonious coexistence with its natural setting, El Monte Sagrado is surrounded by towering mountains and rustic high desert, sunlit, fish-filled streams, tropical flora and the sounds of calming waterfalls. Guests are inspired by the nurturing ambiance and mystique of the resort. 

Northern New Mexico’s Premier Resort Hotel

El Monte Sagrado has consistently been ranked as one of the top resorts in the world:
  • Conde Nast Traveler: Gold List, Readers Choice Award, Top 100 US Resort Spas, Top 25 Southwestern Resorts
  • AAA 4-Diamond Award
  • Forbes Traveler:  America’s 50 Best Hotels, America’s 10 Greenest Hotels
  • Spa Finder: Best Eco Spa, Best for Mind Body Spirit
  • National Geographic: World’s 25 Best Ski Towns: Best Digs
  • Taos News: Best Lodging, Best Places to Get Married
  • TripAdvisor: Certificate of Excellence, GreenLeader
The Living Spa Eco-friendly spa services

The Living Spa

Immerse yourself in a world of serenity, wellness and life enrichment in El Monte Sagrado's award-winning Taos spa. Delight in an all-encompassing, eco-friendly, romantic, revitalizing and healing retreat. The Living Spa features artistically designed treatment rooms and beautifully landscaped grounds for meditation and relaxation.  Learn More
Anaconda Bar Exquisite dining and nightlife options

Dining and Nightlife

El Monte Sagrado's award-winning De la Tierra Restaurant invites guests to a creative menu of global and local influences within an awe-inspiring architectural setting. With fresh menu items and ingredients, De la Tierra is a wonderful experience, not to be missed.

The Anaconda Bar features a giant anaconda sculpture that traverses the ceiling. Exotic fish swim in a lavish aquarium. The bar provides a lively atmosphere; hotel guests, locals and occasional high profile celebrities mingle, socializing over signature drinks and creative cuisine while live, local entertainment and chic décor set the mood. Learn More
The Sacred Circle Outdoor wedding and event space

Weddings and Meetings

El Monte Sagrado offers 7,000 square feet of function space, including the 2,400 square foot Rio Grande Ballroom and the 1,400 square foot Sandoval Room. Also available are galleries, board rooms and other meeting and event spaces, all perfect for Northern New Mexico and Taos retreats, reunions, receptions, events and fundraisers.

El Monte Sagrado offers unmatched Taos wedding spaces, perfect for indoor or outdoor wedding ceremonies and receptions, and made even more perfect with the backdrop of the Taos Mountain. The Sacred Circle is surrounded by waterfalls, ponds and towering cottonwoods, and the Taos Mountain Lawn features a perfectly manicured lawn for ceremonies and/or receptions up to 400 people. Learn More