Destination guide

The picturesque setting of South Valley is ready to explore

The area's festivals and history are just a few of the reasons to vacation in South Valley. This city's shopping, restaurants and golfing draw many visitors. National Hispanic Cultural Center and ABQ BioPark Zoo are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Activities and attractions in South Valley

Do you want to find attractions to visit in the city? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that South Valley has to offer. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • ABQ BioPark Zoo (6.2 mi / 9.9 km)
  • Championship Golf Course at the University of New Mexico (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
  • Albuquerque Dragway (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
  • Puerto Del Sol Golf Course (6.2 mi / 10 km)
  • ABQ BioPark Aquarium (7.2 mi / 11.6 km)
  • UNM North Golf Course (7.9 mi / 12.7 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in South Valley

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, South Valley is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Albuquerque Biological Park (6.4 mi / 10.4 km)
  • Roosevelt Park (6.5 mi / 10.5 km)
  • Tingley Beach (6.6 mi / 10.7 km)
  • ABQ BioPark Botanic Garden (7.2 mi / 11.6 km)
  • Tiguex Park (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
  • New Mexico Veterans’ Memorial (8.1 mi / 13 km)

Transportation to and around South Valley

Fly into Albuquerque, NM (ABQ-Albuquerque Intl. Sunport), the closest airport, located 5.7 mi (9.2 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around South Valley?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 287 holiday lettings near South Valley. From 162 Houses to 35 Condos/Apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near South Valley is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to South Valley?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in South Valley:

  • Northeast Heights: 190 holiday homes
  • Westside: 38 holiday homes
  • Taylor Ranch: 23 holiday homes
  • Alamedan Valley: 23 holiday homes
  • North Albuquerque Acres: 18 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

Can I rent Houses in South Valley?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 162 Houses in South Valley. Our other popular types of South Valley holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 35 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 9 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 9 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in South Valley?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 58 holiday homes with pool available in South Valley. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.