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El Monte Sagrado, the 84-room luxury resort in Taos, will become part of a nine-property collection of culturally-distinct hotels in New Mexico managed by Heritage Hotels & Resorts. The change will be effective as of mid-October 2015.
“El Monte Sagrado is the premier Taos resort property and will enhance our presence in Northern New Mexico. We are excited to add this to our collection of culturally designed New Mexico hotels, ” explains Jim Long, CEO, Heritage Hotels & Resorts. “All of our properties offer guests an authentic New Mexico cultural experience.” Albuquerque-based Heritage Hotels & Resorts, Inc. plans to keep the design, history and character of El Monte Sagrado.
El Monte Sagrado will now join these properties in the Heritage Hotels collection:
Hotel Albuquerque at Old Town
Nativo Lodge in Albuquerque
Hotel St. Francis in Santa Fe
Eldorado Hotel & Spa in Santa Fe
Hotel Chimayo de Santa Fe
The Lodge at Santa Fe
Hotel Encanto de Las Cruces
Palacio de Marquesa in Taos
Hotel Chaco in Albuquerque (opening 2017).
Formerly owned and managed by the Florida-based Kessler Collection, El Monte Sagrado opened in 2003, and underwent significant additional updates, additions and construction to re-open in 2007. It was constructed for a cost of more than $70 million.
AWARDS AND ACCOLADES
El Monte Sagrado has a reputation of being one of the top resorts in the US:
• Conde Naste Traveler: Gold List, Readers Choice Award, Top 100 US Resort Spas
• 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
ABOUT HERITAGE HOTELS & RESORTS:
Founded by Jim Long in 2005, Heritage Hotels & Resorts, Inc. is a collection of culturally distinct hotels in New Mexico and is the largest independent hotel brand in New Mexico. Through their architecture, interior design, landscaping, cuisine, art, entertainment and music, Heritage Hotels & Resorts properties provide guests with a very rich, authentic, cultural experience. Each Heritage hotel donates a percentage of its revenue to a cultural cause. The company and its affiliate companies provide over 1, 500 jobs in NM. For more information about Heritage Hotels & Resorts, visit www.hhandr.com