Winter Enthusiasts Flock to New Mexico

By AlpineZone News |
Dec 08 2011 - 01:28 PM

The Hyatt Regency Tamaya Offers Premier Lodging for Winter Travelers

THE PUEBLO OF SANTA ANA, N.M., Dec. 6, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — With some of the best skiing in the nation, it may surprise you that the state with the highest ski area in the country is actually the sunny state of New Mexico(1). With more than one million skiers navigating New Mexican slopes last year(2), its central region’s ski season will kick-off this weekend at Ski Santa Fe and Sandia Peak. Located a short drive from both locations, the Hyatt Regency Tamaya Resort & Spa, located between Santa Fe and Albuquerque, will welcome skiers and snowboarders with premier accommodations this winter season.

The Hyatt Regency Tamaya offers guests award-winning accommodations including Native American influenced spa treatments at one the of the top spas in the country(3), Tamaya Mist spa, and delicious fine dining with local ingredients at its own Corn Maiden restaurant. The property also boasts a plethora of guest activities ranging from winter horse-drawn carriage rides as well as Native American cultural activities such as adobe brick-making, bread baking, jewelry making, storytelling around the fire, and more, all designed to teach even its youngest guests about Native American culture.

The Hyatt Regency Tamaya is located 30 minutes away from Sandia Peak ski resort and 45 minutes from Ski Santa Fe resort. With its unique location, guests have easy access to New Mexico’s best ski conditions. Packages for this winter ski season begin at $149 per night. For reservations or more information on the Hyatt Regency Tamaya, please call (800) 55-HYATT ( 800-554-9288 ) or visit .

About Hyatt Regency Tamaya Resort & Spa
Hyatt Regency Tamaya Resort and Spa is located on 500 acres on the Pueblo of Santa Ana, in New Mexico. 350 pueblo-style guestrooms showcase traditional designs created with natural materials featuring the modern comforts and pampering amenities. Also featured is the 18-hole championship Twin Warriors Golf Club; The Stables at Tamaya; and the award winning Tamaya Mist Spa, and the Tamaya Cultural Learning Center. Discover Tamaya. Tamaya, a quiet and special place.

(1) Ski Santa Fe base area elevation of 10,350 feet; Courtesy of Ski New Mexico, 2011;
(2) Courtesy of Ski New Mexico,
(3) Conde Nast Traveler, 8th best resort spa in the mainland U.S., June, 2011