About Dakota Canyon

Discover Dakota Canyon Apartments, nestled in the foothills of the Sangre de Cristo mountain range in Santa Fe, New Mexico. Our convenient location at 501 Zia Road brings you to the hub of better living from the comfort of our Santa Fe, NM, apartments. Embrace your day-to-day routine as well as your sense of adventure while being tucked away in a vibrant community with endless opportunities for connection and relaxation. With studio, one-bedroom, and two-bedroom apartment options, you'll have plenty of space to call your own in a community built just for you.

Our Santa Fe apartments for rent are within minutes of local attractions including Santa Fe Plaza, the Santa Fe Place Mall, New Mexico Museum of Art, Santa Fe Botanical Garden, and the Randall Davey Audubon Center and Sanctuary. Enjoy access to a variety of parks, restaurants, and beautiful hiking trails. Make Dakota Canyon your new home and create the lifestyle that you have been waiting for! Contact us today!

Apartment Amenities

  • High Speed Internet Access
  • Air Conditioning/Heating
  • Walk-In Closets*
  • Washer/Dryer*
  • Dishwasher*
  • Refrigerator

Community Features

  • Fitness Center
  • Two Laundry Facilities
  • Grill/Picnic Area
  • Pool
  • Playground
  • Online Rent Payment


Take a photo tour through our apartments for rent in Santa Fe, NM, and experience our one-of-a-kind community. Here, you will discover the perfect blend of convenience and comfort. Step into an apartment community designed with the resident in mind. Take advantage of our fitness center, grill area, playground, and pool.

Choose from our studio, 1, and 2-bedroom Santa Fe apartments for plenty of space to call your own. Embrace features and finishes that have been tailored to meet your needs. Our Santa Fe apartments are designed to be the hub of work and play. Start with our apartment photos, then find your new home at Dakota Canyon and experience better apartment living.

Why Choose Us?

  • With various apartment sizes and layouts, Dakota Canyon caters to a wide range of personal preferences and needs, ensuring everyone finds their perfect home.

  • With amenities like a playground and grill area, Dakota Canyon fosters a strong sense of community, encouraging interactions and friendships among residents.

  • Dakota Canyon is closely connected to the rich artistic and historical landscape of Santa Fe, offering residents more than just modern living but a deep cultural immersion.

  • The proximity to the Sangre de Cristo mountains offers stunning views and easy access to outdoor recreation, enhancing residents' quality of life.


Located at the foothills of the Sangre de Cristo mountain range, Dakota Canyon Apartments offers all the rewards and comforts of high-class living and adventure. Our exceptional location gives you easy access to shopping and dining at the historic Santa Fe Plaza, the Quail Run Golf Course, Genoveva Chavez Community Center, and much more. From stunning landscapes and hiking trails to spacious interiors and resort-style amenities, our Santa Fe, NM, apartments for rent feature everything you look for in a place to call home. Dive into a local lifestyle filled with exploration, adventure, and relaxation. Pet-friendly apartments for rent in New Mexico don't get much better than this. Contact our leasing office to discover all we have to offer today!

Benefits of Our Location

  • Santa Fe's Museum of Indian Arts and Culture, located near Dakota Canyon Apartments, showcases the rich history and resilience of Native American cultures. It offers a deep dive into the endurance and identity of these cultures, with exhibitions that can leave visitors in awe of their strength and history.

  • The New Mexico Museum of Art, another gem in Santa Fe, stands out for its extensive collection of Southwestern art. Featuring works by local Santa Fe artists like Paul Burlin and Gina Knee Brook, it offers a unique perspective on the region's artistic heritage.

  • The Cathedral Basilica of St. Francis of Assisi, with its striking architecture and rich history, is more than just a place of worship. It's an architectural marvel that embodies over a century of stories and features a Hebrew Tetragrammaton-engraved keystone and the 17th-century statue of Our Lady La Conquistadora.

  • Liquid Light Glass, part of the Baca Street Arts District, is a standout for those interested in glass art. Founded by renowned glassblower Elodie Holmes, it offers an opportunity to witness glass-blowing up close and even participate in classes. Located at 926 Baca St, it represents the creative ingenuity Santa Fe is known for.

  • Santa Fe is a paradise for outdoor enthusiasts, offering numerous mountain biking trails and picturesque hiking opportunities, including the legendary Rio Grande and Rio Chama.

At Dakota Canyon Apartments in Santa Fe, every day is a blend of comfort, culture, and community. Here, residents enjoy a unique lifestyle that combines the convenience of modern living with the charm of Santa Fe's rich cultural and natural landscape. From the well-designed apartments to the communal spaces fostering friendships, Dakota Canyon is more than a home; it's a community. Residents experience the best of both worlds - the peace of nature and the vibrancy of city life. The complex's location offers easy access to Santa Fe's renowned cultural landmarks, shopping, and dining, while the mountains provide a scenic backdrop and opportunities for outdoor adventures.

Choosing Dakota Canyon Apartments means embracing a lifestyle that is enriched by Santa Fe's cultural and natural beauty. It's a place where comfort, convenience, and community come together to create a living experience that is both enriching and enjoyable. With its range of amenities, strategic location, and a strong sense of community, Dakota Canyon stands out as a premier choice for living in Santa Fe. Welcome to Dakota Canyon, where your Santa Fe adventure begins.
Call Us
(505) 989-3487
Office Hours
Monday - Friday: 09:00 AM - 06:00 PM
Saturday: 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Sunday: Closed

Home FAQs

Dakota Canyon offers studio, one-bedroom, and two-bedroom apartments. Each apartment is designed for comfort and modern living.
Yes, the apartments include high-speed internet, air conditioning/heating, and options for walk-in closets, washers/dryers, and dishwashers.
The community features a fitness center, two laundry facilities, a grill/picnic area, a pool, a playground, and online rent payment options.
Dakota Canyon is minutes away from Santa Fe Plaza, Santa Fe Place Mall, New Mexico Museum of Art, Santa Fe Botanical Garden, and the Randall Davey Audubon Center.
Located at the foothills of the Sangre de Cristo mountain range, it offers easy access to shopping, dining, and outdoor adventures.
Dakota Canyon Apartments allows pets, with certain restrictions. Contact our leasing office for more details on the pet policy.