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Beautiful 1bd In the Mountains on the outskirts of Albuquerque

Bedrooms 1
Space 55 m²
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 1 - 2 nights


About the property

1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4

Literally in the mountains on the edge of Albuquerque, this cozy fully furnished 1 bedroom is an attached apartment with its own private garage and patio. Sandia Mountain hiking trails start right out the back door, while still being within 20 minutes of downtown Albuquerque. Our nearest neighbors are 500 feet away and all around us are stunning vistas of the city and incredible views of the mountains. If you love being in the wilderness, this is the most secluded place you will find on the west side of the mountain. And for our summer guests, escape the heat in the higher altitude. Please note: For our winter guests, from December 15 through February 28 I require 4 wheel or all wheel drive vehicles to be a guest. Exceptions will be made in warmer winter weather.

Owner / Property Manager
Member since: 2015
Speaks english, german, spanish
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
February 12, 2018

About Owner / Property Manager

My wife Olivia and I, plus our sons Bodhi and Arlo are happy to be hosts to people from around the world. I am currently a general contractor and my wife is a sign language interpreter. I grew up near Chicago and moved to Albuquerque in 2003 where I performed in a theater group for 12 years until recently starting my contracting business. Olivia moved to Albuquerque in 2003 as well and after attending UNM began here career as an interpreter. We met at a coffee shop where we were both working and were married 7 years later.

Owner / Property Manager purchased this apartment in 2014

Why Owner / Property Manager chose Albuquerque

We moved to this house because. . .well, look at the pictures.


Accommodation and Amenities for this vacation apartment rental in Albuquerque

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 55 m²
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom has a walk in closet and sliding glass doors to the patio.
  • Books
  • Games ...
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • long term renters welcome
  • limited accessibility ...
  • festivals
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • scenic drives
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • ice skating
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • ski privileges optional


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Beautiful 1bd In the Mountains on the outskirts of Albuquerque
average rating of 4.826087 based on 23 reviews
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Great getaway location!

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful location with Mountain View’s by day and just up the road amazing city lights views at night. We hiked the Piedra Lisa trail which was perfect for our 11 & 13 year olds and just up the road. Home was comfortable and just the right space for our family of 4. We all enjoyed the homey feel with having the dog and the cat around each day! Will definitely be back!!!

  • Submitted: 26-Nov-2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great place

  • 5 of 5

Great view

  • Submitted: 21-Nov-2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Home overlooking Albuquerque!

  • 5 of 5

Perfect accommodations for my husband, myself and two grandchildren! Very comfortable and our host (never got to meet his wife because of our hectic schedule) made the stay enjoyable. House was a little tricky to find at first but Bryan helped us out. Look for multi-colored "flags" on the automatic gate!

  • Submitted: 13-Oct-2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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If you want to get away from urban congestion, this is your place!!

  • 5 of 5

I can’t think of one negative thing to post here. The host, Bryan, is wonderful and accommodating. We stayed in the lower level of their home and it was as if it was our own place. Great kitchen, bath w washer/dryer, really comfy bed, your own patio w mountain view. Location is really close to Sandia tramway and Balloon Fiesta grounds. Less than an hour to Santa Fe. Great hiking trails minutes from the house. If you’re coming to Alb to enjoy the great outdoors, THIS is the place you should book. We’ve already given friends this VRBO # so that they can book later in the year. If my wife and I ever return to Alb, we’d absolutely stay here again.

  • Submitted: 9-Oct-2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Incredible Place to Stay

  • 5 of 5

The mountain views are incredible as are the hosts. Felt right at home and had a wonderful stay. Bryan answered all my questions as was very responsive if we had any issues. Very pet friendly place to stay.

  • Submitted: 4-Aug-2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great place but hard to get to.

  • 4 of 5

Beautiful location and hikes outside our door. Dirt road up to house is tiring after a long day. Bryan was very accommodating and even turned off the coffee pot after we had left one morning and remembered it hadn't been turned off. The freezer needs ice trays and you are asked to do laundry during the day because they are off the grid. Otherwise I would have given it five stars!

  • Submitted: 5-Jun-2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
25 Miles
Albuquerque Sunport
Nearest Golf
5 Miles
Sandia Casino and Resort
Nearest Restaurant
4 Miles
County Line Restaurant
Nearest Ski
6 Miles
Sandia Peak Ski Resort
Car: necessary


Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this vacation apartment rental in Albuquerque

Rental Basis:
per property
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My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee C$25.12
Pet Fee C$12.56

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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