1431 Highway 313
Algodones, NM 87001
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About Us

Hacienda Vargas can be your one-stop shop for your New Mexico Dream wedding.  The property has played an important part in the surrounding community and New Mexico history since the 1800's and continues to welcome couples beginning their new lives together and travelers from around the world.  The Hacienda can accommodate up to 150 people in an outdoor setting and sleep up to 20 in its seven rooms.  We are happy to take care of all the details for you or we can work with your own chosen vendors.  The Hacienda is conveniently ocated in the village of Algodones, between Albuquerque and Santa Fe in a rural valley setting with huge Cottonwood trees, adobe buildings and lush grounds complete with a pond, gazebo and historic bell tower.

You may choose to have your ceremony in our inner courtyard and your reception in our north garden area or you may choose to have an intimate ceremony in our historic chapel by candelight.  That's part of the beauty of Hacienda Vargas, the options and flexibility available to you to meet your dreams!

Our NEW MEXICO TRUE BLUE ELOPEMENT Package is perfect if you want to show up with just your loved one and your license; we do everything else.  We provide:

  • Your wedding night in our wedding suite
  • A delicious breakfast he following morning
  • Officiating clergy
  • Witnesses
  • Ceremony by candelight in chapel or in location of choice 
  • A chilled toasting beverage in your suite
  • On-site coordinator to help you with additional details such as cake, flowers and dinner

We also offer two-day and one-day packages, for up to 150 persons, that include the following:

  • Inner courtyard for ceremony (chairs, etc.)
  • Large garden area for reception (chairs, tables, etc.)
  • free, off-street parking
  • brick dancefloor
  • beautiful canopy with lights over dancefloor
  • set up and break down
  • decorating (per bride and grooms plans)
  • bridal suite for couple
  • dressing room  
  • on-site coordinator to help you with ideas, planning, etc.
  • full facilitation on day of event

Value added services available: 

  • Officiating clergy
  • Flowers
  • Catering
  • Music

Miscellaneous Info:

Our goal is to help you plan and implement a memory  that will stay with you for the rest of your lives.  We work with you to plan, to implement and to make this a stress free day for you.

  • Normally do a contract with 1/3 down and 2 additional payments with all paid in full 30 days prior to the event date.
  • Events hosted by Hacienda Vargas must end by 10 PM due to zoning ordinances
  • Up to 7 rooms may be included in your customized package or wedding guests may independently reserve rooms
  • Several packages are available based on # of guests and timeframe involved, but are always enjoy working with you to customize a package that meeets just your needs.


Languages Spoken
Guest Capacity
Up to 150
Guest Capacity - Indoor
Up to 150
Guest Capacity - Outdoor
Up to 150
Honeymoon Packages
Outdoor Ceremony - Uncovered
Romantic Suite
Onsite Venue Services
Ceremony SiteNumber of Events at a TimeOnsite Overnight AccommodationsOnsite Wedding CoordinationOutside Alcohol AllowedOutside Catering Allowed
Venue Style
CountryEco-friendly / GreenMountainOther Venue StyleUnusual / Alternative
Venue Type
Inn / B&B