Inn of the Turquoise Bear Video

Video Tour of Our Santa Fe Bed and Breakfast

Watch the new video tour of our award-winning Santa Fe bed and breakfast! Experience the true spirit of the Southwest when you stay at our stunning adobe estate. Book your stay today!  

Basil lime smoothie at breakfast

Basil-Lime Smoothie Recipe – Delicious Summer Treat

Each morning at the Bear we enjoy surprising guests with a unique smoothie starter to our gourmet breakfasts. Guests who stay with us for several days inevitably inquire first thing each morning, “What’s the smoothie of the day?”  This Basil-Lime smoothie is fresh, tart, and shouts out summer is here!  It’s one of our most requested Read More …

Santa Fe Chocolate Trail

Santa Fe’s Chocolate Trail

What goes great with New Mexico chili? Chocolate! Spend a day traveling our own Santa Fe Chocolate Trail! Indulge yourself with artisan chocolates, truffles, confections, and chocolate drinking elixirs at one or more of our favorites! Keep reading for the sweet details on our top stops for decadent delights on the trail! Kakawa Chocolate House Read More …

best shopping in Santa Fe

Must Shop Stops – Shopping in Santa Fe

How’s the shopping in Santa Fe? The best in the country some say, even topping New York and Chicago! No surprise to us that Santa Fe recently topped the list of “Best U.S. City for Shopping” as voted by readers of USA Today. (We put a lot of stock in their ranking as the Bear Read More …