Santa Ana Pueblo – Hyatt Regency Tamaya Resort & Spa is no stranger to top destination and resort awards.

The luxury resort — on 550 acres of the Santa Ana Pueblo between Albuquerque and Santa Fe — was named among the “Top 15 Resort Hotels in the West” in Travel + Leisure’s 2022 World’s Best awards.

The awards recognize the best of the best in the travel industry from cities and hotels to cruise lines and airports, according to a press release announcing the award.

“We are honored to be recognized among the best in the industry by such an esteemed travel resource as Travel + Leisure,” said Claudia Wattenberg, general manager at Hyatt Regency Tamaya Resort & Spa.

“As the World’s Best awards are determined by actual travelers and their experiences, this recognition is a testament to the incredible travel experience available at our beautiful New Mexico resort, as well as the level of service our dedicated team strives to provide our guests on a daily basis.”

Travel + Leisure’s World’s Best Awards are determined based on a reader survey of hundreds of thousands of travelers. The survey includes a variety of categories such as hotels, islands, outfitters, national parks, airlines, tour operators, destinations and more.

The full list of “The Top 15 Resort Hotels in West” can be found by visiting:

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The resort is home to the Stables at Tamaya where travelers can embark on horseback rides that explore the banks of the Rio Grande, the Bosque cottonwood forest, and cultural sites including ancient petroglyphs.  The Stables at Tamaya also offer volunteer vacation opportunities with the Tamaya Horse Rehabilitation Program, a non-profit organization designed to provides shelter and care for unwanted and neglected horses in New Mexico.

The resort features several educational and cultural experiences showcasing its distinct location on the Santa Ana Pueblo.

Guests can learn more about the culture and history of the Pueblo with several activities led by members of the tribe including “Storytelling Under the Stars,” traditional bread baking in an outdoor huruna oven, jewelry-making classes, and more. Guests can visit an on-site Tamaya Cultural Learning Center which contains a complete retrospective of the Santa Ana Pueblo’s tribal history, or view the many Native American artifacts and art pieces displayed throughout the resort.

Additionally, guest can play on championship golf at the resort’s 18-hole Twin Warriors Golf Club, explore five miles of hiking trails through the Bosque, relax with locally-inspired treatments at Tamaya Mist Spa & Salon, and indulge with delicious New Mexico-inspired cuisine at its on-site restaurants.

For more information or to book a visit to Hyatt Regency Tamaya, please visit or call (505) 867-1234.