Taos*s newest upscale hotel is also one of its oldest and the only hotel located on historic Taos plaza. All that the historic district has to offer is right outside the front doors of this newly and richly renovated hotel. Come enjoy the dining, shopping, galleries, museums, and more. The hotel is rich in history and celebrity. This is evident in its architecture, featuring hand carved structural beams and corbels, its art collection and its many years as host to numerous celebrities. Home of the world famous D.H. Lawrence *forbidden art* collection. Beautifully renovated rooms and suites, provide the best in deluxe accommodations with luxury linens, southwestern intimacy, hand tiled bathrooms, in room High Speed DSL internet access, and romantic coziness with gas fireplaces in many rooms. These extensive renovations have made the hotel a thoroughly beautiful and comfortable place to be while maintaining its historic aesthetics and charm. The Karavas Conference Center offers 700 square feet of meeting, conference, and private dining space with state of the art amenities. Newly completed, the Plaza Penthouse features a full kitchen and dining room, sunken living room with kiva fireplace, one bedroom with conncting access to two other bedrooms. Convenient to all area attractions, two blocks from Taos convention center, hotel parking is free to guests and can accommodate tour busses. We do have an elevator but a few of our most unique rooms are accessible by stairs only. For the comfort and consideration of our guests, the LaFonda is operated as an ADULT ONLY property. Children under 12 are not allowed. Impeccable service, historic character, charm, and convenient location combine to make Hotel La Fonda de Taos the best choice for an authentic Taos experience.