Top 10 Airbnb Vacation Rentals In New Mexico, USA - Updated 2021

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New Mexico is also known as the “Uranium capital of the world” due to its rich history from the post-war period. That aside, it is a great place for individuals looking to unwind and relax due to the array of outdoor activities and attractions there is to see. One of the more popular places would be the White Sands National Park where you can find white sand dunes which make for an amazing photo backdrop. Other popular attractions include Carlsbad Caverns National Park and Bandelier National Monument. If you happen to be in New Mexico in early October, you are in luck as you’ll be able to catch the Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta. Depending on your budget, New Mexico has various Airbnb vacation rentals to suit your needs. Read on to find out more about the top Airbnbs in New Mexico, USA.

1. Stylish apartment with Danish furniture (from USD 138)

What makes this apartment special is that its furniture is constantly changing. The hosts strive to restore Danish furniture and even design their own pieces, so you can expect a stylish and modern apartment. It also has a huge and luxurious shower, where you can relax and unwind after a long day out. This apartment provides a king-sized bed and twin daybeds, best suited for around three travelers. It is located in a park, and within walking distance to restaurants and supermarkets. There is also free parking and wifi included. However, do note that this apartment does not include a kitchen.

Danish Modern Luxury Spa Retreat
Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States
527 reviews
Entire guest suite 1 Bed 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
great place to stay in albuquerque loved the design furniture comfortable bed
bed was comfortable day bed was also comfortable for our 4y/o
the shower is spectacular and something truly unique about the space
place was awesome 5 minutes to town shower was a nice touch makes me want to buy one
lovely place to stay well designed super comfy bed and great shower
Cleanliness:
spotless and very clean
an amazingly clean and wonderfully appointed space
crisp clean and stylish
also very neat and clean with everything you need provided (soap towels etc
super clean easy to find designated parking
Host:
host was great and very communicative
amazing place with wonderful hosts
amazing hosts that go above and beyond with extra goodies
outstanding hosts and such a beautiful and tasteful home
great responsive and flexible hosts
Location:
great place location was great
great location near university of new mexico
quiet location with easy access to the interstates
such a cool place in a great location
great location near whole foods and nob hill
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2. Spacious room with natural light (from USD 60)

This apartment is decorated with exotic and unique decor that makes for a unique living experience. It is designed such that the high walls and large windows give the impression of a spacious living area. The huge windows also allow for lots of natural sunlight, which brightens up the apartment during the day time. It is about a five- to ten-minute drive away from downtown which makes it a convenient location. There are also outdoor areas for you to lounge in or have your meals whilst admiring the scenery outside.

Sun Room, light filled Adobe house
Santa Fe, New Mexico, United States
587 reviews
Private room in house 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the space is so comfortable and their patio spaces are adorable definitely recommend
the air bnb had everything we needed to have a comfortable and comforting stay in a new city
the bed was very comfortable and the bedroom warm and spacious
Cleanliness:
the room was clean and comfortable
their house is beautiful the bedroom is large and comfortable and everything was spotless
the bedroom was clean and comfortable and the home was quiet in the evenings
susan's home is stunning and immaculately clean
great hospitality really good local recommendations it was very clean and beautifully decorated
Host:
hosts were delightful
hospitable host that had insightful recommendations and was pleasantly conversational
susan was a wonderful host
her home is a treasure and she is a gracious and kind host
the host made our stay easy and comfortable
Location:
beautiful serene location that is also very convenient to downtown
great place and great location
susan’s place was in a great neighborhood super close to town
beautiful home in a peaceful location close to downtown
close to town but i recommend renting a car so you can travel to nearby areas
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3. Rustic apartment with mountain view (from USD 79)

This apartment is best suited for travelers planning to ski at Taos Ski Valley or hike in the mountains. It is able to host a family of four with one bedroom and three beds. Also, there is a well-stocked kitchen if you plan to cook. Otherwise, there are restaurants situated 15 minutes away via car. If you are planning to visit during summer, do note that there is no air conditioning in this apartment, and day times could get warm. However, not to worry as evenings are cooler as the apartment is situated within the mountains. Another thing to note is that guest access is by car only.

Mountain views from a rustic casita
El Prado, New Mexico, United States
519 reviews
Entire guesthouse 3 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the place is perfect breathtaking views cozy
cozy charming private casita with amazing views highly recommended
donna and bill’s place was great very cozy and functional with spectacular views and serenity
they have truly thought of all the amenities travelers might need which makes the space comfortable and functional
donna and bill's casita is a cozy space with breathtaking panoramic views of the mountains of taos
Cleanliness:
their property is beautiful and their casita is charming clean and thoughtfully decorated
spotlessly clean tastefully decorated and in a very convenient location
the casita is clean and the location is great
the house is squeaky clean and it has everything one may need for a comfortable stay
this casita is lovely it is sparkling clean designed and decorated beautifully and the views are spectacular
Host:
the hosts are very kind and polite
the hosts are warm and welcoming
the hosts were amazing and the stay was excellent
thank you for being wonderful hosts and sharing your little bit of magic
they respect their guests privacy and are very helpful when one has some questions
Location:
the location was great 10 minute drive to downtown
a convenient location and easy to get around to taos and arroyos seco
adorable casita with great views and location 10 minute drive to taos 30 minute drive to the ski resort
it was a great value and a wonderful location: equidistant to both taos and el prado
it is a relaxing delightful place to land on your trip
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4. Unique and homely accommodation (from USD 79)

This uniquely shaped apartment is located in a convenient location with easy access to attractions like Taos Ski Valley, The Plaza, hiking areas and more. It is about 15 minutes away from downtown, which makes it convenient, yet far enough to enjoy the peace and quiet of this neighborhood. It is best for two to three guests as it provides a king-sized bed and a sofa bed. It has basic amenities like a well-stocked kitchen, wifi, heating, TV and more.

Geodesic Earth Dome
El Prado, New Mexico, United States
643 reviews
Dome house 0 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the starry night view whether outside or from the bed window was amazing
cozy loft in a comfortable space with good vibes
composting toilet totally not as scary as it seems (for those of you also from big cities)
this is an amazing and cozy space with beautiful views
nina’s ‘dome sweet dome’ as i came to call it is charming and cozy
Cleanliness:
very clean and cozy
very clean as well
the place is clean comfortable and different
the dome is very cozy clean and comfortable
place was exactly as described clean and communication with nina was fast and easy
Host:
nina is a great host
nina is a gracious host and everything is easy breezy
nina is an excellent host she had quick responses and a beautiful earth dome
and nina was a great host very responsive when we needed her thank you again
my goodness the stars at this place are amazing super unique home cool decor good value friendly cat
Location:
good location not too far from taos
close enough to taos but far enough away to feel peace quiet and solitude
definitely recommend walking the trail near the house at sunset
so cool the walk nina recommends is beautiful at dawn
excellent cozy cottage vibe and great close to the earth experience
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5. Cozy vintage trailer with mountain views (from USD 76)

If you have always wanted to try outdoor living, but with the comforts of modern amenities, this is definitely for you! Amenities include wifi, heating, microwave, refrigerator, oven and more. This trailer is spacious with a bedroom, a double bed, bathroom, kitchen and living room. It is located in a convenient location just a few minutes away from town. Guests will also have access to a fire pit and a barbecue during the warmer seasons.

Cozy Mid Century Boho Trailer Mountain Views
Taos, New Mexico, United States
652 reviews
Camper/RV 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
super cozy relaxing and amazing view of the mountains
cozy little spot with an amazing view
the space is very stylish and cozy and we appreciated the decor and attention to detail
this space is cozy and adorable loved all of the little details and appreciated all of the local tips
Cleanliness:
it's also very clean and well appointed
so cozy but more spacious than expected clean and charming
her place is very easy to get to very clean and incredibly unique
amy’s place was amazing the trailer is very cozy well decorated and clean
amy’s excellent hospitality and her spotless stylish vintage trailer were a delight to experience
Host:
she was friendly and provided local tips
amy was a gracious host very friendly and helpful
amy’s directions pictures were spot on and very helpful
amy was super communicative and welcoming only regret is that we only stayed one night
such a cool place and amy’s a fabulous host
Location:
the location and scenery was gorgeous and not too far from town
great location for accessing taos and all that it offers
the location gives you quick access to taos and a great view
amy’s little “trailer park” is so charming
easy drive into town close to gorge and pueblo
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6. Awesome casita with queen bed (from USD 60)

This cozy casita is located southwest of Santa Fe, with easy access to restaurants, retail shops and NM Rail Runner Express. The rental is relatively new at just over two years old. An important thing to note is that there will be an extra charge for the third guest who would be provided with a twin pullout sofa with sheets, a pillow and a blanket. Also, the host provides a special discount for active-duty members, reserves, veterans and retirees including their immediate families, so do let him know if you are one! Other things to note is that the check-in time is after 5:30 pm on weekdays and 1:30 pm on weekends.

Awesome Casita w/ Queen Bed
Santa Fe, New Mexico, United States
250 reviews
Entire house 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the a/c worked nicely
very thoughtful to have coffee and some breakfast basics in the fridge
a small table and chairs to sit and eat at would have been nice to have
i was very impressed by the amenities leonard offered as well as the quality of the bathroom
loved staying at leonard’s place lots of cozy amenities and very easy communication / check in
Cleanliness:
very clean and exactly as advertised
very clean and quiet
extremely clean and well kept
very clean and tastefully decorated
the space was clean and comfortable
Host:
the host is very thoughtful
leonard was a perfect host
5/5 all around host communicated very well; quick to reply and accommodate
leonard was a great host and met us to give us info for our stay
he was super responsive when i needed questions answered
Location:
great place near santa fe
great location not too far from anything
awesome place in a great location
i highly recommend this location if you plan to visit downtown santa fe
the casita was amazing a quiet peaceful neighborhood located about 15-20 min away from downtown santa fe
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7. Charming rental with hot tub (from USD 81)

This charming apartment has an exotic yet homely interior. It is great for up to 3 travelers, as there is a king-sized bed and a small mattress for another adult or a child. The main draw of this apartment is the hot tub which has proven to be popular among previous guests. That aside, it is located right beside the highway and is best accessed by car. There are also basic amenities like wifi, heating, air conditioning, a TV, kitchen and more. A washer and dryer are also provided but at a fee.

Charming Casita with Patio & Hottub
San Miguel, New Mexico, United States
646 reviews
Entire guesthouse 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the space is super unique and cozy
best air bnb i have stayed in yet the casita is cozy and perfect for couples
we enjoyed a before-sleep jacuzzi and had a great night in the casita’s super comfortable bed
cozy and cool spot with an adorable welcome party and great amenities
this space was so amazing very private and cozy
Cleanliness:
very clean property and had everything you would need
clean beautiful and full of neat features
the linens were fresh and clean
incredibly clean rustic peaceful and i highly recommend this place
we only stayed one night but it was clean cozy and lovely
Host:
great hosts and wonderful place
candis was very responsive and helpful
the hosts were easy to work with and attentive to our needs
the casita was really nice & our hosts made everything easy & friendly
i met both owners who were very friendly and helpful
Location:
super adorable place nice private location with a beautiful drive into town thru the pecan orchards
the place was so cute
this is a perfect place to getaway
this is a special place with cute decorations and a hot tub
very cozy and clean in a quiet rural location and the hot tub was wonderful on a cold night
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8. Cozy and modern studio

This newly remodeled apartment allows you to experience sustainable yet modern living in a studio. This is located in Taos, New Mexico, the world-famous Greater World Earthship Community. It is a short distance to the city center of Taos, which makes it convenient to travel about. It also has a fully functioning kitchen and utensils for nights when you decide to stay in and whip up your own meals. Other amenities include Wifi, Netflix, DVDs and more! The views are also breathtaking, especially at night when the skies are filled with stars. It is best suited for one to two people.

Taos Earthship: Cozy Studio-Off the grid!
Taos, New Mexico, United States
659 reviews
Earth house 1 Bed 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
good wifi and amenities
i was surprised that being an off grid space we still had access to wifi which was nice
the furniture is stylish and comfortable and the whole design of the structure is well-planned
it is a cozy little place with a lovely outdoor patio
it’s warm and stylish and perfectly functional in the best most comfortable way
Cleanliness:
clean well kept
very clean exactly as described
communication was great beautiful private space and very clean
an awesome space clean and comfy
very cozy and clean and unique
Host:
the host is incredibly responsive and kind
they were both very warm and helpful
easy to find and responsive hosts
one of a kind
the instructions and guidance provided are clear and helpful
Location:
it is super relaxing and so close to taos
spacious and comfortable and very close to town
highly recommend taos mesa brewing location just a short drive away
it's such a cute space and in such a quiet location
taos is an amazing place
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9. Cozy and modern two-storey cabin

This small apartment is situated in Nob Hill, within walking distance to restaurants and breweries. It is best suited for two travelers as it provides one bedroom with one king-sized bed. It contains basic amenities like central heating, wifi, kitchen, hairdryers and more. However, do note that this cabin only has a 20-gallon (76-liter) water heater that allows for a 10- to 12-minute hot shower.

The Nob Hill Tiny House ~ An Upscale Cabin Retreat
Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States
238 reviews
Tiny house 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
was very excited to visit here as a long time fan of tiny homes and it did not disappoint
had a great stay at shanty's tiny house everything was perfect super comfy bed and cozy sleeping space
the hospitality was great the house was cozy and the amenities were great
the shower is amazing and appreciated the toaster over for our morning avocado toast
the shower was also huge
Cleanliness:
it was very clean and well managed
the house was very clean and cozy
it is clean and very well designed
the house was clean stylish and convenient
the place was clean and had everything you could need
Host:
our host was wonderful and super quick with responses
shanti was a great host
shanti was a welcoming host who responded quickly when we had questions
shanti was a great host
he was a great host
Location:
location was good too
easy check in close to airport seems like a cute neighborhood
fabulous location and comfortable accommodations
location was wonderful and within walking distance of plenty of dining options
quiet close to the airport nice neighborhood
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10. Adobe room in Santa Fe district

This apartment is situated in the center of the Santa Fe Baca District and it is best for solo travelers as there is only one bedroom and bed. If you decide to stay in this apartment, you will be sharing the house with the hosts, their roommate, and two adorable kittens. Not to worry as you will be able to enjoy a good amount of privacy as well as the care of the attentive host. Moreover, you’ll get a private bathroom. It is about a 10-minute drive or 30-minute walk to the plaza. If you are renting a car, there is free parking provided.

Adobe Room-Private Entrance & Bath
Santa Fe, New Mexico, United States
426 reviews
Private room in guest suite 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the tea coffee pot hot water heater and brita water filters were also very nice
although this lovely adobe does not contain air conditioning it is not necessary
the room has such amazing character i liked all the coffee & tea options at the coffee bar
an oscillating fan is available in the room as well as heat
cosy well-furnished and warm room and great to have microwave fridge coffee-maker and kettle provided
Cleanliness:
very clean and cozy and amazing value
alicia's place is clean comfortable and convenient
the room was super clean and the bed was extremely comfortable
the place was super comfortable clean and charming
the room is comfortable and spotlessly clean
Host:
the host was super sweet
alicia is a wonderful host
she is an awesome host who was easy to communicate with and very responsive
alicia is truly a super host
alicia and her husband are wonderful hosts
Location:
a very cute little place
parking and location are great
a great place and location
the location was easy to find
easy safe walk to nearby counter culture restaurant
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Exploring New Mexico, USA

Whether you’re traveling with a significant other, a business partner, your family or going solo, there is definitely an apartment that can accommodate you. There are also apartments of various styles ranging from cabins to trailers, and your usual apartment. Whatever apartment you decide to stay in, you’ll definitely have a comfortable and relaxing time.

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