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ten thousand waves

Open Now: 9:00 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Open today: 9:00 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
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Perfect bliss after 5 days in a tent without shower

With absolutely no expectation other than the hope of having a hot shower after 5 days camping in... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
ntalabany
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London, United Kingdom
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Tranquility’s

Driving to Ten Thousand was fabulous in itself. Walking up to the waves reminded me of being back... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
williammA4919DC
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Flower Mound, Texas
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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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We stayed here for the first time, and for three nights. The resort itself is beautiful and tranquil in it's Japanese theme. We splurged on one of the Emperor Suites to experience the best they had. It was lovely for the most part but had...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

With absolutely no expectation other than the hope of having a hot shower after 5 days camping in New Mexico’s National Parks we were just blown away by this place. We got there just before 5pm and it was pretty empty. The surrounding setting amongst...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Driving to Ten Thousand was fabulous in itself. Walking up to the waves reminded me of being back in Japan. It is so well done you can not help but feel relaxed the minute you step foot inside. All the people were delightful.My massage was...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Tony_Allegretti, General Manager at ten thousand waves, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for the great review! We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 1 week ago

ten thousand waves... The Furo... 90 min with private tub and sauna... It's the same private tub we have been renting for 6 years and now THE WATER IS way too hot - The staff did not offer help or refund or discount. The 90n...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank AptosAmy
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was visiting some friends who just moved here and 2 of us broke away to go to Waves. It's just great in the women's hot tub, especially early afternoon in December, the air and the scent of the trees, it's just perfect. The other...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Lat911
Tony_Allegretti, General Manager at ten thousand waves, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thanks for the review! Glad you were able to get in some hydrotherapy!

Reviewed 1 week ago

Self care has become a new term , so I decided to partake in self care at this amazing spa. What an oasis on the hilltop. I was greeted by the amazing aromas of essential oils and fresh tea in a calm and serene environment....More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank TM110855
Tony_Allegretti, General Manager at ten thousand waves, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for the great review!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

our group of four adults had a wonderful time sitting in the hot tub under a gazebo watching the snow fall. our 55 minute private soaking/plunging/sauna-ing(?) was a perfect end to our day. lovely amenities, friendly staff, and hot soaking were all excellent. they also...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank chrisnorley
Tony_Allegretti, General Manager at ten thousand waves, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Chris, Thank you for the great review - we look forward to you visiting again!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I’ve been many times and enjoyed various experiences: a visit with friends to the women’s tub, a visit with a partner for couple’s wats massage, private tub with cold plunge and waterfall, groups of friends in private tubs. Everything is esthetically pleasing, clean, and professional....More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Tony_Allegretti, General Manager at ten thousand waves, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the great review - we hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ten Thousand Waves is a jewel of a resort set in the beautiful mountainous area just above Santa Fe. The theme of the resort revolves around Japanese culture split between the lodging, spa, and dining. First and foremost, the staff in the office, housekeeping, spa,...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Tony_Allegretti, General Manager at ten thousand waves, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for such a great review! We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I've been here several times over the years and in the last year or so they have and continue to expanded the number of pools, but the locker room and waiting areas are the same size. There were so many people there, it was hard...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank jimlynch22
Tony_Allegretti, General Manager at ten thousand waves, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Jim, Thank you for your review. While we have remodeled many of the tubs in the past few years, we have not increased the number of tubs. We have become more popular and as a result are in the process of increasing the locker room...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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