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Recent Albuquerque reviews

  • Amazing Home!

    "I rented this home with my boyfriend, three teen children and parents. The house is amazing with every amenity that you can think of. It is very large and has more than enough room for the amount of people that we had in our party. The swimming pool was a hit with the kids. My daughter loved the porch off of her room for tanning. We loved the amount of space that allowed us to be comfortable and not feel crowded at all. We walked to Old Town twice as it is very close. I cannot say enough good things about our stay. Robert was around for me to ask questions of and he was always very easy to work with and pleasant. I have to say that I did not want to leave his very beautiful house. I would definitely stay again and recommend to anyone."
    Guest: Nikki K. Date of Stay: August 2014 Review Submitted: September 5, 2014
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  • Beautiful place - thank you!

    "We stayed at the house while we were in town for a wedding/family reunion and it was absolutely perfect. Within walking distance to so many things. We had family staying at other houses in the area and they all mentioned that they will try to book this house next time they come to Albuquerque. The house is very well furnished and has everything you would need. Thank you very much, we will be back!"
    Guest: KristenJ Date of Stay: June 2014 Review Submitted: June 26, 2014
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  • BEST VACATION EVER!

    "Spent Month of May at "Sandia Heights Patio Home" and can recommend without reservation! Spacious, nicely furnished, fantastic location & on a practical note - most household supplies, linens, and kitchen needs generously provided. Comfortable beds and amazing storage & closet space! East & West Patios, oversized garage and a gas fireplace were just a few of the strong "extras". Hosts provided a wealth of information on the area. Very helpful. As for Albuquerque - we loved it. Our location allowed easy access to parks, shopping, Old Town, dining & museums. We were within view of the Sandia Peak Tramway - a must. Also, don't miss the Elena Gallegos Park. Closeby & offers a variety of trails suitable for either a casual walk, or, for the more adventurous, a challenging wilderness exploration. "Land of Entrapment" really should be the state's motto. We were reluctant to leave and anxious to return."
    Guest: Donna D. Date of Stay: May 2014 Review Submitted: July 8, 2014
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  • Great location, everything you need

    "This condo has the perfect location. It is a very short hop to I-25 which will take you anywhere east or east and only a little farther to I-40 which will take you north and south. Great location for exploring NM. The condo is very well furnished with everything you need and the rooms are generous in size. I would not, however, recommend that more than 6 people stay here. It is obvious that a lot of thought was put towards making sure you are comfortable. There is a long flight of stairs to get up to the apartment, so anyone with serious disabilities would not want to rent this condo."
    Guest: Roberta from Lafayette IN Date of Stay: March 2014 Review Submitted: March 28, 2014
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Albuquerque Travel Tips

The Qualities of Albuquerque Vacation Rentals

Albuquerque is the largest city of New Mexico and reputed for its desert beauty along the Sandia Mountains. The Sandia Mountains and Rio Grande provide enough wildlife and water to make the desert an abundant living space. The city itself will be largely filled with Spanish structures, modern office buildings, and plenty of attractions. If you are looking for a warm, dry climate for your next vacation, Albuquerque vacation rentals are going to help you make that happen. The vacation rentals are affordable through VRBO. You not only receive great service from the owners of the homes but you will also find luxury during your stay. Albuquerque vacation houses are perfect for family reunions, friendly gatherings, or even a couple’s retreat.

Albuquerque Vacation Houses Allude to the Past

History, as they say, “tells us where we have been” and can certainly enlighten us as to where we are going. Albuquerque has a long history starting with the Native Americans and moving on through the Spanish settlers. Albuquerque as a city was first recorded in 1706 with a group of colonists from Spain. They set up their colony along the Rio Grande River which helped their animals and crops grow. Spanish homes in the traditional style were built, and this is the style you can still see on a vacation trip to Albuquerque lodging. Old Town is most prominent for having older homes dating back to the 19th century conflict between Spanish and American settlers. Many flat-roofed adobe buildings will greet you in old town as you begin to explore the area and its history.

Albuquerque Lodging Near the Shopping Malls

A vacation is never complete unless you are able to bring home souvenirs. Even if you are looking for a few items you forgot to pack, the shopping area of Albuquerque can help you find everything you need. This district is in the Coronado Center on Menaul Street or at the Cottonwood Mall on Coors Boulevard. One also has the Nob Hill District between Washington Street and Girard Boulevard. Nob Hill provides 130 different shops, galleries, and restaurants for you and your family to enjoy. There is also the open-air Uptown Mall for a day outside doing one of your favorite activities.

Albuquerque's Local Amusement for Travelers

Albuquerque as a large city will have more than enough to keep you busy for a week or two. One of your first stops if you love nature and wildlife should be the Aquarium and the Rio Grande Botanic Garden. Marine systems of the Gulf of Mexico are housed in the facility which means stingrays, jellyfish, eels, sharks, and other aquatic life will be there to view. They also have a Butterfly Pavilion with numerous species native to New Mexico. Along the same lines as the aquarium is the American International Rattlesnake Museum. If you have small children with you, this is a great place to learn about the 30 different species of rattlesnakes by seeing them live, as well as their skeletons. Explora is yet another museum of Albuquerque you will want to explore. They house 250 hands-on displays for children and adults alike.

The Weather and Directions for Albuquerque Vacation Rentals

Part of taking a holiday is knowing how to get to your Albuquerque vacation rentals and the surrounding sites. It is also knowing what time of year you should travel to this large city. Before you strike out for the day, you will want to plan what attractions you wish to see. It is better to have a car but there is a bus system to get you around town if need be. As to weather, Albuquerque is still in the desert which means summer can reach over 100 degrees Fahrenheit. If you want to visit at a cooler time of year, consider spring or fall when the plane tickets are more reasonable. Winter can be extremely busy in the city due to travelers seeking a warmer climate.

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