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ten thousand waves

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A special experience

While in Santa Fe my friend and I gave ourselves the treat of a facial and massage at Ten Thousand... read more

Reviewed September 26, 2011
Houston, Texas
Awesome day at the spa

We had massages, but really could have spent the day just in the sauna areas and hot tub/cold... read more

Reviewed September 19, 2011
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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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 September 26, 2011

My friends told me this was THE place for spa treatments. Although it was in a beautiful setting, it was hardly relaxing. The changing area/lockers/shower facilities were tiny! There was hardly enough space to move around in the changing area without bumping into someone! In...More

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Reviewed September 26, 2011

While in Santa Fe my friend and I gave ourselves the treat of a facial and massage at Ten Thousand Waves. Santa Fe is know for great restaurants, museums, shopping but this made the trip even more special, relaxing.

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Reviewed September 19, 2011

We had massages, but really could have spent the day just in the sauna areas and hot tub/cold plunge places at the spa. You are really in another place when you visit Ten Thousand waves. You might want to start in the zen like room...More

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Reviewed September 17, 2011

Visited Ten Thousand Waves with a friend looking for a relaxing afternoon at the spa. It was amazing and far surpassed my expectations. Began with a private Ichiban bath (well worth the money). The bath area was beautiful and the 90 minute bath flew by....More

1  Thank Deborah L
Reviewed September 10, 2011

As this was our first trip to Santa Fe, we made a reservation for the private Ichiban baths for our first night in town. As noted in past TA reviews, the facilities are super-clean and super professional. We did not get any spa treatments, but...More

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Reviewed September 8, 2011

Perfect place To go for first time at a spa Very proffesonial We reserved the ichban and were amaZed After 90 min we where the most relaxed ever Do this asap

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Reviewed September 5, 2011

My husband and I moved to the Albuquerque area for work two years ago. We are not "spa people" but I read about 10,000 Waves in a random article and it sounded nice, so we gave one of the private tubs a try. It surpassed...More

1  Thank MissSpdx
Reviewed September 5, 2011

I just returned from a visit to this spa. I booked a master's massage at the last minute on a holiday weekend and luckily the staff did not have any trouble accomodating my request. The spa website is very helpful and I would recommend perusing...More

2  Thank wanderinggreek
Reviewed September 5, 2011

Having been to Japan, we were eagerly looking forward to our visit to Ten Thousand Waves, and were not disappointed. The facilities and service are first rate, and the staff encourages to take your time and relax in the beautiful surroundings. We did the "natural"...More

Reviewed September 3, 2011

My boyfriend and I recently stayed one night at Ten Thousand Waves in the Yadu room. We were on a road trip camping and thought it would be nice to spend one night at this spa that has so many good reviews. We were excited...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
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
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.