Don Gaspar Inn Situated in a historic neighborhood, the B&B feels like a private escape. INFO: 10 rooms and suites from $155, including breakfast; 888/986-8664. -Erika Ehmsen
El Paradero Bed and Breakfast Inn A friendly B&B that's full of folk art. 15 rooms from $90, including breakfast; 866/558-0918. - Matthew Jaffe
El Rey Inn Not walking distance from the Plaza, but a good value for Santa Fe. INFO: 86 rooms from $99, including breakfast; 800/521-1349. -Lawrence W. Cheek
The Inn of the Five Graces Far East and Old West mingle in vibrant silks, dark wood, and vintage tiles. INFO: 24 rooms from $375, including breakfast; 505/992-0957. -E.E.
Inn on the Alameda Quiet luxury inn, east of the Plaza. INFO: 71 rooms from $195, including breakfast; 800/785-2449. -L.W.C.
La Fonda The grande dame of the city's luxury hotels. Not cheap, but atmospheric, high-style, and home to the most vividly decorated hotel restaurant in the city: La Plazuela ( $$$), which serves gourmet twists on New Mexican standards. INFO: 167 rooms from $219; 800/523-5002. -Gretchen Reynolds
Pueblo Bonito Bed and Breakfast Inn An easy three blocks' walk from the Plaza. Most rooms are in adobe casitas and all have private entrances and kiva fireplaces. Luxurious but relaxed. INFO: 18 rooms from $130, including breakfast; 800/461-4599. -G.R.