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Vermejo, A Ted Turner Reserve

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Hotels & Resorts We Love Vermejo, A Ted Turner Reserve

Vermejo, A Ted Turner Reserve
PO Drawer E.
Raton, New Mexico 87740

  • What We Love: Ted Turner owns a vast amount of real estate in some of the most picturesque parts of the American west and is dedicated to preserving this land for future generations to enjoy. Set on 550,000 acres in NW New Mexico, this intimate resort features the 25,000 foot former home of the CNN founder and media mogul, which now contains 7 guest bedrooms. The remaining 18 guest rooms are located in distinctive lodges, each bring “exclusive use” intimacy in a luxury setting, surrounded by Mother Nature’s glory!
  • Distance from Airport: 
    DEN | Denver International Airport - 4 hours, 25 minutes
    ABQ | Albuquerque International Sunport - 4 hours, 10 minutes
  • Guest Bedrooms: 38
  • Guest Suites: 2
  • Multi-Bedrooms: 8
  • Meeting Space: 20,000 sq ft
  • Largest Ballroom: 10,000 sq ft
  • Amenities: Equestrian Activities, Historic, Mountain, Ranch, Sporting and Outdoor Recreation
  • Awards: 
    Member of the Beyond Green Collection, meeting over 50 sustainability markers
    Virtuoso Sustainable Tourism Leadership Nominee 2019
    Travel & Leisure Best Hotel Brand Nominee 2021

With snowcapped alpine tundra, 19 fishable lakes, and over 550,000 stunning acres of picturesque lands, Vermejo is the jewel of northern New Mexico. Its diverse landscape is home to a wide variety of wildlife including elk, bison, black bears, and mountain lions. Whether riding horseback through open fields, exploring turn-of-the-century charcoal kilns, or fly fishing for Rio Grande cutthroat trout, Vermejo has something for everyone.

Whether you’re looking for an intimate historic cottage, an eco-friendly mountaintop lodge, or even a turn-of-the-century mansion, Vermejo has the ideal accommodation to match both your party size and preferences.

Vermejo’s talented culinary staff prepare succulent Modern American dishes with an emphasis on locally sourced ingredients and bold Southwestern gusto. the dining room bursts with the flavors of garden-fresh produce and local game, including ranch-raised bison, Hatch green chilies, and fresh trout. Guests can also enjoy craft cocktails, local beers, and select wines from the property’s extensive wine cellar.

Vermejo is an incredibly unique venue featuring historical buildings and special gathering areas. We proudly weave our mission to connect people with nature into meeting agendas and itineraries, taking on the challenge of hosting productive and memorable meetings and events in unconventional spaces. Given the intimate quality of the resort, Vermejo is a natural fit for board meetings, executive retreats, and intimate gatherings that are unmatched in experience, connection, and charm.

Doug Lindauer, Vice President of Sales and Marketing - Vermejo, A Ted Turner Reserve

Doug Lindauer
Vice President of Sales and Marketing

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If Money Were No Object:
I would travel the world and visit as many places as possible.

Something Surprising About Me:
I have climbed the highest point in all 50 states and love to climb high points around the world! I have also seen Prince in concert 49 times!