LGBT Tourists are Always Welcome at Hotel St. FrancisFor Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender Visitors
Hotel St. Francis is gay-friendly and officially a TAG Approved Hotel -When plan your visit to Santa Fe, stay at one of the few official TAG-Approved hotels and World Rainbow Hotels in New Mexico. Hotel St. Francis is happy to welcome gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgendered travelers to our boutique minority and locally-owned hotel in Santa Fe. You're sure to feel at home and welcome in Hotel St. Francis, our Franciscan mission-style hotel with modern comforts of home including free WiFi, soft bedding, pet-friendly property with business and fitness centers.
If you're looking for a farm-to-table experience we recommend trying Tabla de los Santos at Hotel St. Francis or Tia's Cocina at Hotel Chimayo. These Heritage Hotels & Resorts restaurants feature the modern New Mexican cuisine of renowned Chef Estevan Garcia. Our Secreto Lounge is known for premier mixology by the renowned Chris Milligan who creates garden-to-glass custom cocktail concoctions perfect for a discriminating palate. Or try Low n Slow Lowrider Bar at Hotel Chimayo for a taste of the lowrider lifestyle of Northern New Mexico complete with custom décor and specialty cocktails.
LGBT Events and Community -There's always something going on in Santa Fe. Check out our events page to see what Santa Fe has to offer. The Maria Benitez Cabaret Theatre at The Lodge at Santa Fe is home to some of the Santa Fe's best performances throughout the year.
- Santa Fe Gay Pride
- Southwest Gay and Lesbian Film Festival
- New Mexico Gay Rodeo Association
- Santa Fe Human Rights Alliance http://www.santafehra.org/
- Santa Fe Gay Travel Guide http://santafe.org/Visiting_Santa_Fe/GLBTQ_Travel/index.html
"Gay-borhoods" in Santa Fe -According to the Advocate magazine and the Gay Traveler's Guide, Santa Fe is one of the most "gay-friendly" cities in the United States. Santa Fe's streets may be narrow but our attitudes are not. It's easy to see why Santa Fe is a UNESCO city of folk art, complete with art galleries, museums and cultural sites that are sure to interest everyone.
Rainbow Vision Properties -This premier LGBT retirement facility in Santa Fe is open to the public.Visitors can buy a guest pass to get into the the properties' restaurant and nightclub. The Silver Starlight Lounge is Rainbow vision's on-site nightclub. This is a great place to meet new people and dance the night away.
Best Gay and Lesbian Bars -Here is a list of some of Santa Fe's popular gay bars and clubs:
- Rouge Cat: http://www.rougecat.com
- Silver Starlight Cabaret: http://www.rainbowvisionprop.com/santafe-starlight.html