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Elegant Couples Retreat - 360° Views, Hot Tub, Game Room, Fitness Center, Bikes

People4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type Recreational Vehicle
Minimum Stay 2 - 4 nights

Overview

About the property

Designed specifically for the discriminating traveler seeking a unique lodging alternative for their Albuquerque vacation. This quiet and tranquil setting has all the look and feel of country living yet within city limits and close to shopping and dining. Our numerous amenities and optional activities will give you a resort-like experience. Whether you seek a peaceful weekend retreat, an action-packed local adventure, or simply a relaxing stopping point during your travels we can accommodate you.

This top of the line luxury 40 foot travel trailer is located on a fenced and gated, well landscaped one acre compound in the most desirable section of Albuquerque. With three slide-outs and air conditioning there is plenty comfortable living space for two; and luxuriously furnished with dual leather recliners, message chair, fireplace, modern kitchen appliances, and five-star quality linens and towels.

It is stocked with everything you will need during your stay: A complete kitchen with top quality kitchenware plus your own shaded patio complete with gas grill, fire table, patio heater, misters, hammock, and a chiminea for a warm evening fire on our cool nights. Your private patio overlooks an organic herb and vegetable garden that you can pick through to complement your culinary creations.

You'll love the 360° views of our mountains and desert landscape from the crow's nest; the sunsets from this rooftop perch are legendary. By night you’ll have a spectacular view of the city lights or lean back in our gravity chairs for an unobstructed view of the Milky Way.

Relax at the end of your day in the hot tub and infrared sauna or enjoy a stroll around the neighborhood on our quiet rural streets. You will have exclusive use of the game room and fitness center. Choose between a treadmill, elliptical, rower, recumbent bike, weight machine, and dumbbells; or to unwind you have billiards, ping pong, air hockey, and foosball tables along with a Nintendo Wii.

Outside you'll find a volleyball/badminton net, cornhole, and tetherball on the property. Four tennis courts are less than a mile away (rackets provided), plus, a pair of comfort bikes are available to explore our local bike trails. You can also explore the wild and scenic Rio Grande River using our canoe and/or paddleboard.

Amenities

• Fitness Center & Game Room

• Hot Tub & Infrared Sauna

• Bicycles, Canoe, & Stand Up Paddleboard

• Badminton/Volleyball, Cornhole, & Tetherball

• Gas Grill, Patio Heater, & Propane Fire Table

• Water Feature, Outdoor Misters, & Bird Feeder on the Shaded Patio

• Chiminea with Complementary Firewood

• Fast Wi-Fi, DVD player, Cable channels plus Netflix, HBO, & Showtime with a Tivo DVR

• Fireplace & Air Conditioning

• Quality Linens & Towels

• Washer & Dryer Access

• Massage Chair & Hammock

• Keurig Coffee Station with complimentary K-Cups & Herbal Teas

• Complimentary Bottled Water & Snacks

• Beverage-Stocked Refrigerator

• Organic Herb & Vegetable Garden Access

• Spectacular 360° views atop the Rooftop Crow's Nest

• Covered Parking

The 'world’s longest aerial tramway' and NM's #1 attraction is just 3 minutes away where you're transported atop 10,378 foot Sandia Peak in just 15 minutes for a spectacular panoramic view of the Rio Grande Valley. The tram also provides quick access to the backside of Sandia Mountain where you can enjoy a day of skiing, mountain biking, or hiking in a dense forest of towering Ponderosa Pines.

New Mexico's largest gaming facility, Sandia Resort & Casino, is just 3 miles away with spa facilities, a top rated golf course, restaurants, live entertainment and dancing.

Other Benefits of Staying Here

• 15 miles of scenic bike paths are less than a mile away

• 2 miles from the nearest trailhead into the Sandia Mountain Wilderness with over 150 miles of hike and bike trails

• Tennis courts, parks, and an indoor ice skating rink are all withing walking distance.

• Only 20 minutes to airport, 15 minutes to downtown & 10 minutes to the NM Rail Runner train station which will transport you to the Santa Fe plaza in an hour.

• Trader Joe's is only 2 miles away as are several excellent bars/restaurants

• Over 25 local restaurants will deliver to your door through the local Delivered Dish app

• Sofa bed in den can be used by additional guests

• Professionally cleaned between guests to the highest standards

• Late check-out options on day of departure

• Flexible cancellation policy

If you need anything our strict attention to detail failed to anticipate we will do our very best to accommodate. Our goal to provide you a unparalleled resort experience in our Land of Enchantment by offering the finest accommodations in the city.

Interaction with Guests

We will meet guests to get them settled and answer any questions. We are always available by text or phone if you need anything and are happy to visit with you if you like, otherwise you have complete privacy.

Getting Around

There is no public transit to get to/from here so you will need a car, shuttle, cab, Uber, or other transportation to get to and from the airport.

Balloon Fiesta Guests

The property is less than 5 miles from Balloon Fiesta Park and there is plenty of parking for large vehicles, even RV's. The crow's nest provides a spectacular unobstructed view of the morning mass ascensions and evening fireworks.

More Details

Owner
Jeff
Member since: 2015
Premier Partner

This partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great traveler experience.

Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
18 January, 2018

About Jeff

My wife and I are long-time Albuquerque residents and know the area well. We truly love it here and will be your personal concierge during your stay. We will provide whatever recommendations you require to ensure your Albuquerque vacation exceeds your expectations. Our main priority is to make sure you have a perfect stay and an authentic local experience.

Why Jeff chose Northeast Heights

This location offer a respite from the congestion found in other parts of the city. The large one acre lots and unobstructed views provide a peaceful rural setting that is difficult to find so close to town. You won't hear the constant buzz of passing cars in this area, just a bit of nature and plenty of peace and quiet. There is also very little light pollution in this part of the city so after the sun goes down you can enjoy a great view of the stars and city lights. This is also a great location to watch hot air balloons take flight in the early morning hours, or if you are looking for that perfect spot to take your morning run or bike ride and avoid the congestion found in other parts of the city.

What makes this recreational vehicle unique

This is not your grandparent's RV. At 40 feet with three deep slide-outs, recreational vehicles don't get much larger or more luxurious. This 2016 Forest River model 400RETS is one of the most well appointed destination trailers on the market. The three slide-outs coupled with extra large windows give it a spacious feeling that will make you forget you are in an RV. The furnishings include everything you would expect to see in a luxury villa. Plus, the large shaded patio is setup to be an outdoor extension of the kitchen and living space so you can enjoy our cool nights and warm sunny days in comfort.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday recreational vehicle in Northeast Heights in Albuquerque

Property Type:
  • Recreational Vehicle
Meals:
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 14:30
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:30
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only
  • No smoking or chewing tobacco. No parties. Quiet hours are 9:30 p.m. - 7:30 a.m.
  • No pets without written approval. No visitors or guests unless owner is notified in advance.
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • resort ...
  • rural ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • Toilet, sink, and vanity with full size shower. Extra outdoor shower
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Queen pillow top mattress in master bedroom with premium cotton sheets and a heated mattress pad in the winter months. There is a full size sleeper sofa with a memory foam topper in the living room that will comfortably accommodate an adult or child under 5'9", For taller individuals an air mattress is available.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Table Football
  • Game Room ...
  • Games ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Tennis ...
  • 2 bicycles
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Sauna ...
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • Horseshoes
  • Miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • ice skating
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • Rock Climbing
  • roller blading
  • ski
  • Snowboarding
  • caving
  • swimming
  • tennis

Reviews

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Elegant Couples Retreat - 360° Views, Hot Tub, Game Room, Fitness Center, Bikes
average rating of 4.9512196 based on 41 reviews
5

A gem in a sea of ABQ casitas

  • 5 of 5

So I wanted to surprise my husband on our 15 yr. anniversary. He knew we were going to Albuquerque, but that's all. I searched for weeks on home away, and I've booked casitas in Abq before, but I wanted something special and boy did I find it. Jeff has an amazing piece of heaven here. It is secluded, peaceful, romantic (without being gaudy) and rejuvenating.

Both hubby and I loved it! From our drive up the mountain and onto this beautiful property until we sadly had to leave. RV itself is immaculate. Super clean, roomy for the two of us and was fully stocked. The kitchen has everything necessary with a full size fridge, you have a range/oven if you cook (lol). The bathroom had a big shower with great water pressure, and the bedroom had plenty of storage plus a big comfy bed. The living room has a great TV, a fireplace, and I enjoyed the comfy chair with both back and foot massagers! Now the outside!!!! WOW! You have several cozy seating areas, a grill, different heating units, the hot tub, and crow's nest (watched a gorgeous sunset from here) and a great veggie/herb garden. By the way Jeff, I brought some green onions, chives, and mint home with me. Yum!

Not if this isn't enough, you also have a recreation room with so much to do in there. Hubby and I had "friendly" games of table tennis, pool, and darts. I also enjoyed the infrared sauna... so relaxing! Two bikes are available to use and we so want to go back during summer and try paddle boarding and kayaking in the river. This room also has a TV and lots of music/mp3. Hubby and I danced in there and also watched game 3 of the world series while shooting pool.

The location itself is great and Jeff has a book full of info on local attractions and train schedule to Santa Fe! You are close to everything but away from the noise. Went to our favorite restaurant Thai Vegan, it's delicious! We also had a great night of salsa dancing at The Cooperage, this is a steakhouse that has a designated area for dancing. They had a great live band Son Como Son playing, we had a blast!

Jeff, we can't thank you enough for sharing your wonderful home with us. We will definitely be back. So many extras, just not having to rent bikes is a big plus, and you have so much more. We hadn't played pool since we were dating, thanks for helping this 15 yr. couple remember the good 'ol days and recommit to 15+ more. You deserve 10 stars!!!!!

  • Review Submitted: 30-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Wilkes-Barre, PA
5

Perfect!

  • 5 of 5

Very unique place! Everything was perfect. Was my husbands first time in New Mexico and first time staying in a RV. View from property was great and the RV was well equipped with everything you may need, (including scotch tape, which I needed) BUT it was not cluttered. The game/exercise room was a great bonus and wish we had more time to just enjoy the fire pit, sauna and views. Thank you!!

  • Review Submitted: 23-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Decorah. Iowa
5

Awesome Couples Retreat

  • 5 of 5

Jeff was very easy to work with and answered all our questions very promptly. They had all the local touring info and also had some suggestions of places to see and restaurants to enjoy. The rental was very clean and stocked with everything we would possibly need for our weeks stay. Loved the indoor fireplace on those chilly mornings! Our favorite spot was sitting outside in the evenings with the fire pit going and listening to all the noises of nature. The crow's nest was an amazing place to sit in the morning or evening to watch the hot air balloons and the sunset! Truly the 'Land of Enchantment'!

Until we meet again!

Larry & Deanna Stevenson

  • Review Submitted: 19-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

What a great value

  • 5 of 5

We could not have been happier about our recent stay at Jeff's place in Albuquerque. The trailer was huge and was regally appointed. You don't know that you're staying in a travel trailer. The patio is large and you won't believe the recreation room until you see it. They even had a garden that you were welcome to pick your own herbs and tomatoes. The location is great in the foothills overlooking Albuquerque and the Rio Grande valley. Jeff was always checking on us to make sure that we were happy. 6 stars.

  • Review Submitted: 09-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Harlingen,TX
5

Doesn't get much better than this!

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I have stayed at many vacation rentals, and this one is at the top of our list. Jeff, our host, is one of the most accomodating and nicest hosts we've had the pleasure of meeting. He totally respects ones privacy but is available at a moments notice for any concerns or issues you may have. The RV is very upscale and almost everything in it is top of the line. The bed was so comfortable, nice shower with hot water on demand. The place was meticulous! The outside was like a little paradise, with beautiful potted plants, water fountain, Kiva fireplace, and propane fire pit. There were so many amenities and features that there's just too many to name. Right next to the lot is a recreation building with a pool table, ping pong table, air hockey, exercise equipment, large screen TV, stereo, card table, basketball, infrared sauna,bicycles etc. etc. There's so much to keep one busy that you may never want to leave. However, we took the leisurely drive - 2 hrs one way to visit Lake Abiquiu and Ghost Ranch (home to Georgia O'Keefe). Well worth the drive. Also did a tour of 'Oldtown' and took the Sandia Tram at sunset which was less than 5 minutes away. Many good restaurants nearby and there's a nice grill to cook on at the site. The Sandia Casino was 10 minutes away and we were impressed, it even had bingo. Albertson's and Trader Joe's were close by. The highlight of our stay was going up to watch the sunset from the 'Crow's Nest' at the top of Jeff's home. The location is very peaceful and quiet, could hear some coyote's in the distance. So happy that Jeff allowed us to bring along our well behaved Pomeranian, or else we would've never discovered this 'hidden gem'.

  • Review Submitted: 31-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great place to stay

  • 5 of 5

Loved this property! We enjoyed everything about our stay and we will definitely be back.

  • Review Submitted: 23-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
15 Miles
Albuquerque International Airport
Nearest Barpub
2 Miles
Santiago's Mexican Grill
Nearest Golf
6 Miles
Sandia Casino
Nearest Train
7 Miles
RailRunner - Los Ranchos or Sandia Pueblo Station
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
The County Line Barbeque
Nearest Ski
2 Miles
Sandia Peak Tram & Ski Area
Car: recommended

Albuquerque's North Albuquerque Acres is a semi-rural suburban setting that offers a a sharp contrast to the closely spaced homes and congestion found in other neighborhoods. Our guests often comment how quite and peaceful the area is compared to other parts of the city. With its close proximity to the Tramway it is an ideal location from which to set off on day hikes in the Sandia's, bicycling along the foothills, and skiing. The area provides easy access to the highways, grocery stores, restaurants, and casinos (Sandia Resort & Casino is just 3 miles away). The Santa Fe is just over an hour away via a scenic train ride to right to plaza. An ice skating rink, tennis courts, and parks are within walking distance.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday recreational vehicle in Northeast Heights, New Mexico

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Memorial Day
25 May 2018 - 29 May 2018
3 night minimum stay
£361
for 3 nights
From
£111
 
 
Independence Day
29 Jun 2018 - 8 Jul 2018
3 night minimum stay
£361
for 3 nights
From
£111
 
 
Labor Day
31 Aug 2018 - 4 Sep 2018
3 night minimum stay
£361
for 3 nights
From
£111
 
 
Balloon Fiesta
3 Oct 2018 - 17 Oct 2018
4 night minimum stay
£872
for 4 nights
From
£211
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
£207
for 2 nights
From
£89
£590
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £18 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £28.6
Refundable Damage Deposit £214.53
Pet Fee £35.75

Balloon Fiesta reservations are non-refundable within 45 days of check-in.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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