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ten thousand waves

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Peaceful place with many price-points/experiences

This is a beautiful place to relax in hot water tubs. They have very inexpensive options for... read more

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ErinJE
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Albuquerque, New Mexico
Lived in Santa Fe for 30 years and finally made it

First of all you can't walk here. But if you have wheels it's worth a visit for lunch or dinner... read more

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Ten Thousand Waves is inspired by the great Japanese mountain hot spring resorts. Ten minutes from downtown Santa Fe, but only minutes from the National Forest, there is nothing quite like this on the North American continent. Among piñons and...more
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21 Ten Thousand Waves Way, What3words: Evaluates.finest.laughs, Santa Fe, NM 87501-8704
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Reviewed yesterday

This is a beautiful place to relax in hot water tubs. They have very inexpensive options for communal tubs and on up to more expensive private tubs. They also have spa services, lodging and a decent restaurant. Going in the winter can be fab=ntastic. There...More

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Reviewed yesterday

First of all you can't walk here. But if you have wheels it's worth a visit for lunch or dinner. Menu is limited but I had a great hamburger that they called something else. The SPA is reasonable and the day pass is affordable. It...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

We were a family of 4. Rented our own private tub. That's the way to go! It was so clean and relaxing. And of course, family friendly atmosphere. You are able to order food and beverages by calling over the intercom. Top notch!

Thank Julie G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I'm from Michigan and while visiting my cousin in Albuquerque, we decided to go to Ten Thousand Waves. OMG what a great experience. We had a great dinner, then a visit to the women’s hot tub. That night we stayed in the beautiful, tranquil Bessou....More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited the spa for a couples massage. With a massage, you can use the pools. We went extra early and enjoyed the two open pools as well as the sauna and the foot bath. Each hot pool as a cooling area and everyone we...More

Thank Charli S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A beautiful tranquil Japanese style bath house retreat in the hills of Santa Fe. Natural mineral rich well water. No chlorine disinfectant smell. Ten Thousand Waves is a Day spa as well as a hotel. Numerous spa treatments. Many beautiful private pools as well as...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I splurged on the dinner package, which included a 50 minute private bath (gorgeous), 80 minute massage (both of us had fabulous masseuses), and dinner. The spa is beautiful and serene and the staff was excellent. If we have occasion to be...More

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Tony A, General Manager at ten thousand waves, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you Sherry - we hope you find yourself with an occasion to come back to Santa Fe!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was searching for an authentic, or luxurious spa experience as close to a Japanese Onsen as possible, in North America. I was super floored to have found a replica Japanese village in New Mexico! If it was anything like Odaiba Ōedo-onsen-monogatari, then it would...More

1  Thank Jay B
Tony A, General Manager at ten thousand waves, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Jay, I apologize for your experience. Our lodging manager will be reaching out to you as she does believe you were called when the January schedule became available. If there is something I can do, please let me know.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a spa day with my sisters and daughter. We had a private spa before massages. Wonderful afternoon. It was a day to remember.

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Tony A, General Manager at ten thousand waves, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for the great review Joan - we hope you visit again soon!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had scheduled an entire day of relaxation. That’s NOT what I got. I must lead this review with praise for the three individual therapists who performed my assorted treatments. Each of the ladies were professional and very skilled and I enjoyed their service(s). My...More

Thank Jill H
Tony A, General Manager at ten thousand waves, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Jill, Thank you for your review. I'm glad you enjoyed your treatments as we do have some of the best therapists in the States. I'm sorry the venue didn't work well for you. We have been working on improving since our inception and are in...More

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terry c
August 15, 2018|
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Response from Duke K | Property representative |
In women's tub or private tub/saunas wear nothing or a bathing suit. For shiatsu and thai massage, wear sweatpants and t-shirt (yours or we provide) For all other massage, wear nothing--we provide kimono to get you to the... More
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MashuMashu
July 30, 2018|
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Response from Duke K | Property representative |
suits required in the mixed bathing Grand Bath. All other tubs are suits optional. there is no men's only bath
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NeverHer
January 14, 2018|
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Response from Janet R | Reviewed this property |
Locker room has limited counter space, but you could do it.
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