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Thrills and fun near Angel Fire vacation home rentals

Most travelers don't think of New Mexico’s scorching landscape when they're looking to hit the ski slopes, but Angel Fire vacation rentals place you within touching distance of some of America’s most beautiful snow-capped mountains. In winter, these peaks come to life with snowboarders, sledders, and snow-tubers, while the summer months promise an equally enviable array of outdoor activities—mountain biking, fishing, and hiking, to name just a few. From sweeping summer views across New Mexico’s highest point to torch-lit parades at Christmas, Angel Fire’s diverse attractions are ready to redefine the way you view New Mexico.

Things to do

Attractions near Angel Fire vacation rentals

Neighboring Taos is a popular holiday destination in its own right, and Angel Fire vacation rentals located in the vicinity let you appreciate the best of both worlds. Russian-born artist Nicolai Felchin built his historic house here between 1927 and 1933, combining Russian, Spanish, and Native American influences in his striking design. Today, this breathtaking building is home to the Taos Art Museum, which showcases a collection of paintings by the masters of the Taos Society of Artists. The center also operates art classes and hands-on kids’ events to please all comers.


Things to do near Angel Fire vacation homes

The Angel Fire Resort offers up a range of winter activities designed to please all ages. Younger kids will love sledding on the snowy hills, with the equipment available for rental from reception. The hills’ operating hours depend on the season, so just be sure to check before you head out. Older kids can enjoy tubing on the Polar Coaster, a 5-lane hill that’s open 365 days a year. The resort’s terrain covers over 80 runs for skiers and snowboarders of all experience levels, with an on-site school teaching you top tips and tricks to get you started.


Local weather for your stay in Angel Fire vacation homes

Angel Fire’s sky-high altitudes keep temperatures moderate during the typically hot New Mexican summer, meaning that visitors can make the most of their outdoor itinerary in comfort. During the cold season, which lasts between November and March, freezing temperatures and snow are very common; book an Angel Fire vacation rental with a sauna or hot tub to warm the nights during this period, and nab a condo with a patio for those airy summer evenings. Due to its year-round schedule of activities, Angel Fire vacation rentals are in constant demand, so they should be booked well in advance.

Natural features

Angel Fire’s creature features

The mountains, forests, and lakes around Angel Fire make it the perfect stomping ground for an assortment of cute and cuddly creatures. A walk through the woods reveals squirrels, rabbits, and chipmunks frolicking along the well-tended paths; in the mountains, white-tail deer and elks are spotted regularly, and you might even catch a glimpse of bears, mountain lions, and bobcats. Bird-watchers, meanwhile, will marvel at the variety of species on display. Bald eagles, hawks, and kestrels soar majestically through the air, while the blooming of the wildflowers in summer attracts delicate hummingbirds to these stunning trails.


Must-see events near Angel Fire vacation homes

Angel Fire hosts many interesting events throughout the year. Vacation rentals put you within reach of festivals like Festival Eclectica, a music festival with a diverse range of artists and bands, and the Angel Fire Art + Farmers’ Market, a weekly showcase of local arts and crafts and produce.

Good for couples

Couple's retreat near Angel Fire vacation rentals

The attractions of Angel Fire are perfect for a romantic retreat. Vacation rentals can be found near fascinating places like the Vietnam Veterans Memorial, a park with monuments dedicated to fallen Vietnam War veterans, and Palo Flechado Pass, a high elevation with hiking trails through forests, streams, and meadows. You'll also like Agua Fria Lake, a mirror-like lake with opportunities for swimming and watersports.

How many vacation rentals are available around Angel Fire, NM?

Our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 691 vacation rentals around Angel Fire. From 230 house rentals to 56 cabin rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.

What are the popular point of interests near where I can stay when traveling to Angel Fire?

Vrbo offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Angel Fire. From Vrbo travelers, the top most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Vietnam Veterans Memorial: 1,157 vacation rentals
  • Angel Fire Country Club: 1,060 vacation rentals
  • Eagle Nest Lake State Park: 1,212 vacation rentals
  • Taos Plaza: 1,106 vacation rentals
  • Earthships: 839 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Angel Fire listed on Vrbo where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Angel Fire?

Yes, of course. Vrbo has 230 Houses in Angel Fire. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Angel Fire include:

  • Cabins: 56 rentals available
  • Condos/Apartments: 279 rentals available
  • Cottages: 56 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Chalets and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Angel Fire?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 157 vacation rentals with pool available in Angel Fire. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.