Destination guide

Head to the artsy city of Albuquerque

Come and experience Albuquerque and its festivals, art galleries and history. This city's zoo, theaters and museums draw many visitors. For a bit of culture, visit National Hispanic Cultural Center, New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science or Indian Pueblo Cultural Center. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or friends trip, vacation rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Albuquerque

Do you want to discover top things to see and do while you're in town? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Albuquerque a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • ABQ BioPark Zoo (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • UNM North Golf Course (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • ABQ BioPark Aquarium (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Puerto Del Sol Golf Course (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
  • Championship Golf Course at the University of New Mexico (3.7 mi / 5.9 km)
  • Expo New Mexico (4 mi / 6.5 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the gardens and other natural features in Albuquerque

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Albuquerque. Here are some of the area’s most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Roosevelt Park (0.8 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Albuquerque Biological Park (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Tiguex Park (1.5 mi / 2.5 km)
  • Tingley Beach (1.6 mi / 2.5 km)
  • ABQ BioPark Botanic Garden (2.1 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Rio Grande Nature Center State Park (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
Transport

Transportation options to and around Albuquerque

Fly into Albuquerque, NM (ABQ-Albuquerque Intl. Sunport), the closest airport, located 2.8 mi (4.5 km) from the city center.

If you'd rather travel by train, you can make your way to Albuquerque Alvarado Transportation Center.

Where to stay around Albuquerque?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 558 holiday lettings near Albuquerque. From 350 Houses to 16 Cabins, 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 Albuquerque is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Albuquerque?

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 Albuquerque:

  • Northeast Heights: 278 holiday homes
  • Westside: 44 holiday homes
  • Paradise Hills Civic: 19 holiday homes
  • Uptown: 38 holiday homes
  • Nor Este: 21 holiday homes

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

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Albuquerque?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Albuquerque. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • University of New Mexico: 545 holiday lettings
  • ABQ BioPark Botanic Garden: 534 holiday lettings
  • Vortex Theatre: 547 holiday lettings
  • University Stadium: 536 holiday lettings
  • Tingley Coliseum: 554 holiday lettings

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

Can I rent Houses in Albuquerque?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 350 Houses in Albuquerque. Our other popular types of Albuquerque holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 16 self catering accommodations
  • Condos/Apartments: 94 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 16 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 Albuquerque?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 51 holiday homes with pool available in Albuquerque. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.