Located in the heart of New Mexico, Four Seasons Resort Rancho Encantado is a family-friendly haven. We make sure our youngest guests get just as many opportunities for fun as the adults, and our Concierge is pleased to help arrange adventures suitable for your children’s ages and interests.
Spring & Summer Adventures
- Family Mountain Biking Adventures
Hop aboard our state-of-the-art, full-suspension Orbea mountain bikes for a private, guided tour tailored to your level of ability and interests, from thrilling downhill rides through aspen and alpine forests to more mellow, meandering trails perfect for a family adventure.
- Educational Family Hike
Our tranquil, high-desert Resort overlooks the Rio Grande River Valley and the peaks of the Jemez Mountains, with the wild-desert landscape surrounding us in all directions. Accompanied by an expert guide, set out to explore the natural wonders that await just beyond our front door.
- Tee Off
Play a round amid dramatic sandstone ridges at Black Mesa Golf Course in Mesilla or at the top-rated Paa'ko Ridge, home to fantastic high-desert views, native vegetation and arroyos.
- Jeep Tour of Diablo Canyon
Climb aboard for a wild ride offering stunning views of the dramatic cliffs and rugged terrain of Diablo Canyon and the Rio Grande.
- Ancient to Present Tour
Visit Native American sites in Pajarito Plateau and step back in time with Encantado’s most popular, private half-day tour. Experience includes transportation, guide, park fees and a delicious box lunch.
Fall & Winter Adventures
- Your Santa Fe Playground
Head into nearby Santa Fe to explore imaginative learning opportunities, fun playground areas, the planetarium at the renowned Children’s Museum and interactive experiences at Meow Wolf. Stop by the Harrell House Bug Museum for creative exhibits and live animals, or indulge in tasty treats at the Kakawa Chocolate House.
- Ski Concierge Service
Whether it's ski lessons for your little ones or a snowshoe tour for the whole family, let our on-site Adventure Center take care of the details so you can make the most of your time on the mountain.
- Outdoor Fun for Everyone
Our mountain setting means year-round activities, including horseback riding, biking and hiking and mastering the slopes on skis. Let our onsite Adventure Center arrange the perfect day outside for your family.
- Pool Time
Jump into our heated outdoor pool every day of every season. Loungers and a whirlpool invite you to play, rest and soak in the mountain views.
- S’mores School
After a day spent exploring, gather around Terra Restaurant's fire pit for a classic treat.
- Kids Cooking Academy
Let your little chef get busy in our kitchen with a cooking class led by a member of our culinary team.
- Game Room
Kids and adults alike will enjoy playing a variety of classic games in our family game centre, like giant board games, ping-pong and foosball.
More for Kids
- Complimentary meals for children ages 5 and younger in Terra restaurant
- Special holiday events for kids and teens
- Childproofing and kids' toiletries in guest rooms
- Kids' bathrobes and slippers
- Use of high chairs and cribs
- Ski and snowboard lessons
- Family spa retreat