The Residence Club at El Corazon de Santa Fe
If you're headed to Santa Fe for a vacation, golf outing, skiing weekend, reunion, or just a weekend getaway, then you need to consider staying at the The Residence Club at El Corazon de Santa Fe. We stayed there during a part of a week long trip playing the golf courses on the Santa Fe Golf Trail and really enjoyed our brief over night stay. The Residence Club at El Corazon is an exclusive private residence club with 25 two bedroom fully furnished residences in the heart of Santa Fe. From your door it's a short walk to historic Santa Fe, the art district with over 250 galleries, several gourmet to casual restaurants, and some fun nightlife.
Established over 400 years ago, Santa Fe now has a a population of 68,000 and it combines small-town charm with the sophistication of a world-class destination. Consistently in the top 5 favorite cities in America, Santa Fe holds a powerful appeal for those who love arts and culture as well as the outdoors. The city and surrounding area offers something for everyone - world-class Opera, a sophisticated culinary scene, fine art galleries, boutique to unique shopping, beautifully groomed golf courses, gambling, outstanding skiing, white water rafting, fly-fishing, hiking and biking, and lots more. Plus over three hundred twenty five days of sunshine. And The Residence Club at El Corazon is close or provides easy access to it all. For skiers, you'll love Santa Fe Ski Area and Taos, Angel Fire, and Sandia Peak are all within an hour or less. If you like golf, the Santa Fe Golf Trail has 8 fantastic courses within 40 minutes of The Residence Club at El Corazon - read our reviews of the Santa Fe Golf Trail Courses. Check out the Santa Fe Convention & Visitors Bureau Website to find lots of fun things to do during a visit to Santa Fe. We can't wait to get back!
Easy access to lots to see and do is part of what makes The Residence Club at El Corazon a perfect place to stay, the other part is the well appointed and upscale amenities in each of these fantastic two bedroom residences. Our residence was a two bed room upstairs residence with a large living area with a fireplace, a dining area, and a well-equipted gourmet kitchen. Some of what we liked and what sets these residences apart from any other type of lodging includes:
In addition, guests and members have access to and can enjoy a clubhouse and reception area, fitness center, private park, daily housekeeping, and a knowledgeable concierge who can inform you of special events and unusual and exciting things to see and do, make a tee time for a round of golf, set an appointment for an invigorating spa treatment, or make a dining reservation and more. They can provide you with information on New Mexico's various historical landmarks, the State Parks, some of the best shopping and galleries, and where to enjoy live music. In addition, if you stay here, make sure you pick up a discount card that provides a 15-20% discount at participating Santa Fe restaurants and gives you privileges at the La Posad de Santa Fe Resort & Spa.
Of the 25 residences at The Residence Club at El Corazon de Santa Fe, some are rentals and others are fractional ownership properties. In fact, The Residence Club at El Corazon de Santa Fe is the city's only shared ownership vacation property in the historic district and it is a fractionally owned residential property. These residences are fractional ownership, not timeshares, one of the benefits of which is that as an owner, you can use them at anytime of the year and for as many days as you like - you're not restricted to a week during a particular time of the year. Buyers receive a deed for a one-eighth undivided interest in a beautiful, fully furnished residence. Because this is true deeded ownership, ownership interests can be sold, willed, deeded or placed in a trust, just like any other form of real estate. However, unlike conventional real estate, ownership in the Residence Club provides exclusive owner privileges and benefits in Santa Fe’s highly desirable downtown location. The Residence Club at El Corazon de Santa Fe offers its owners all of the benefits of ownership and more at a fraction of the cost of traditional ownership.
In addition, The Residence Club recently joined Fairmont Heritage Place which is a leading operator of private residence clubs with a growing collection of premier locations, over 200 luxury homes, and more than 2,000 homeowners worldwide. Featuring luxury home developments in world-class destinations like San Francisco, Telluride, and Acapulco, Fairmont Heritage Place combines the impressive amenities and attentive service of Fairmont Hotels & Resorts with the luxurious comforts of an elegant private retreat.
Fairmont Heritage Place owners, as well as being able to enjoy their own homes, can utilize their allotted time at other Fairmont Heritage Place locations around the world. They also have the unique opportunity to enjoy exchange privileges at Fairmont and Raffles worldwide collection
So what are you waiting for, pick up the phone and make a reservation at The Residence Club at El Corazon de Santa Fe for an enjoyable vacation you won't regret.