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Stefan Huber Named the General Manager of the Inn and Spa
at Loretto in Santa Fe, New Mexico

SANTA FE, N.M. – April 9, 2008 - Stefan Huber was recently named the general manager of the Inn and Spa at Loretto in Santa Fe, New Mexico, the newest property to join the Destination Hotels & Resorts collection. 

Huber comes to the Inn from the Fairmont Dallas where he spent 10 years and most recently served as the director of hotel operations. Throughout his career, Huber has been trained in all facets of the hotel industry in locations such as Puerto Rico; Scottsdale, Ariz.; Santa Monica, Calif.; and Coral Gables, Fla. He has spent nine years with Hyatt Hotels and Resorts and four years with Wyndham Hotels and Resorts.

“I’ve worked at a number of amazing properties and destinations but there is something extraordinary and unique about the Inn,” Huber said. “I’m looking forward to seeing the property through its renovation and making Santa Fe our home.”

The Inn and Spa at Loretto is in the final stages of a $7.5 million renovation. Enhancements to the property include a new exterior façade, upgrades to meeting rooms, new décor and design in the restaurant, and guest rooms are amidst a complete renovation with new wall coverings, luxurious bedding, flat screen televisions and much more. 

Born in Germany, having spent the majority of his life in Puerto Rico, Huber is fluent in German and Spanish. In addition to earning a bachelor degree in business administration he completed post graduate course work at the School of Hotel Administration in Puerto Rico and attended more than 40 leadership, communication, professional and performance enhancing seminars and conferences.

The 134-room Inn and Spa at Loretto is a boutique hotel in the heart of Santa Fe. Adjacent to the historic Loretto Chapel, known for its miraculous spiral staircase, the Inn epitomizes classic Santa Fe architecture and style. The most photographed building in town, the Inn was inspired by the famed Taos Pueblo, a national historic landmark. The hotel features the Southwestern inspired Spa at Loretto with six treatment rooms, the popular lobby bar and award-winning dining. 

For more information, call 800-727-5531 or visit

Inn and Spa at Loretto is one of more than 30 independent, upscale and luxury hotels, resorts and golf clubs in the United States managed by Destination Hotels & Resorts, the fifth largest independent hospitality management company in the country. The company, headquartered in suburban Denver, Colo., features a portfolio of more than 7,000 guest rooms, ten golf courses and 12 full-service spas. Destination Hotels & Resorts properties are located in key metropolitan and resort markets including Washington, D.C., Houston, Denver, Dallas, San Diego, Santa Fe, Aspen, Austin, Phoenix, Portland, Palm Springs, Maui and Lake Tahoe. For more information on the properties in the Destination Hotels & Resorts collection, please visit


Kristin Yantis Mettler, Malen & Mettler
(775) 831-4422

Also See: Lowe Enterprises Investors Acquires the Inn and Spa at Loretto in Santa Fe, New Mexico for $47.5 million from Noble House Hotels & Resorts / October 2007


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