Chasing was invited to lunch & to meander the just re-opened and
wonderfully re-imagined Bishops Lodge Resort, now operated
by Auberge Resorts Collection. This historic property has a rich history
beginning with Jean-Baptiste Lamy, the first Archbishop of
Santa Fe who built a small home/retreat/chapel here in 1874.
inspired structures – some restored, some new – overlooking sweeping lawns, a stream, horse
pastures and forest-cloaked mesas. The Lodge stands at the heart of the property beside the
restored chapel and The Hall, while the Turquesa Healing Arts Studio rests in a peaceful, shaded
spot alongside the fitness center and the main swimming pool. Guests can stay in 100 guest
rooms, suites and stand-alone accommodations and enjoy a host of outdoor activities, including
mountain biking, fly fishing, hiking and horseback riding. Bishop’s Lodge, Auberge Resorts
Collection offers a pristine natural setting with panoramic views located only four miles from the
What a treat to see how two-years of creative
renovation has transformed this legendary property
into an enchanting, romantic destination resort.
TAKE A PEEK...
What a welcoming place this is. As soon as you open the door you are engulfed in the carefully-curated visual delights. The resorts signature restaurant - SKYFIRE, the bar lounge, living room, private dining room, magnificent outdoor decks with fire pits, and the breathtaking vistas that are so Santa Fe. And artwork from the lodge's original collections - dating back to the 1940's - have been masterfully restored.
Executive Sous Chef Shane Alexander
Our smiling waitress
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The bespoke Tequilas
Perfect for sunset viewing...
Greeted with a smile...
A TOUR OF THE PROPERTY
My guide - as part of guest services - was the delightful Brandon
who picked me up in the resorts roomy 'golf' cart. And away we went!
Casitas with trout stream...fishing in your 'own' front yard
One hundred elegant guest rooms are ensconced in 18 buildings
tucked through out the 100 developed acres of the resort.
12-bedroom bunk house
Think Family Reunions & Weddings
Bunk House Great Room
THE HISTORIC LAMY CHAPEL
A FEW OF THE ROOMS to give you a sense of the surprises that await...
To see more...click below...
Tell them CHASING sent you!
Note: Chasing Santa Fe photos were augmented by additional
photography courtesy of the resort.
And, yes...the horses and stables...