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New Mexico is a gem of the Southwest and to make the most of your trip, consider booking an Airbnb in Santa Fe. 

When you book an Airbnb in Santa Fe, you get the real local experience. Most of the homes are built in adobe style with kiva fireplaces, intricate tilework, and colorful rugs everywhere you look. It’s a truly special experience to stay in one, and there’s no better way to do it than through Airbnb.

To help you find your dream stay, here’s a round-up of the 11 best Airbnbs in Santa Fe, New Mexico for an unmatched stay. 

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Best Overall Airbnb in Santa FeUpscale, Beautiful and Private 2BR | Entire Home (2BR, 1.5B)
Upscale, Beautiful and Private 2BR
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Best Budget Airbnb in Santa FeSanta Fe Style Casita near Canyon Rd &
Mtn. Views | Entire Home (1BR, 1B)
Santa Fe Style Casita near Canyon Rd & Mtn. Views
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Best Luxury Airbnb in Santa FeDesigner 4BD/3BA + A/C & Spa in Historic
Downtown | Entire Home (4BR, 3B)
Designer 4BD/3BA + A/C & Spa in Historic Downtown
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Best Airbnb in Santa Fe for CouplesLuxe Adobe Casita in the Heart of Downtown | Entire Home (1BR, 1B)
Luxe Adobe Casita in the Heart of Downtown
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Best Airbnbs in Santa Fe for GroupsA True Gorgeous Villa w/ Views from Every Room | Entire Home (3BR, 2.5B)
A True Gorgeous Villa with Views from Every Room
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11 Best Airbnbs in Santa Fe, New Mexico

Looking for the perfect stay? Here are 11 of the best Airbnbs in Santa Fe for any kind of trip to New Mexico. 

Closson Studio | Stylish | Near Plaza

Closson Studio

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Type: Entire Home (1BR, 1B)

Location: Railyard District 

Superhost: Yes

Price: $

For a quaint Airbnb in Santa Fe, this studio apartment definitely does the trick. Colorful and cheery, you’ll quickly fall in love with this brightly painted home and all that it has to offer.

Since it’s a studio set-up, everything is located in one room, with the bathroom behind a sliding door. The bed is queen size, and there’s a small couch to curl up on and watch TV when you’re not out exploring. 

If you feel like cooking, there’s a bright blue kitchen at your disposal with a tiled backsplash, stainless steel appliances, and a coffee maker. While it’s not huge in size, this studio definitely has a big personality. 

Why We Love It: Quaint studio with all you need for an enjoyable stay.

What Past Guests Have Said: “We loved our stay! The studio was extremely clean and beautifully decorated with unique details. The bathroom and kitchen were well-equipped, and the location was just a 10-15 minute walk from the restaurants and shops by the plaza. It was the perfect place for a weekend away, and I’d certainly stay again.”

“Fantastic apartment in a great location. Very clean, great supplies for cooking and staying in, especially while a lot is closed downtown. We would stay here again!”

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Sunny Adobe Casita With Fireplace

Sunny Adobe Casita With Fireplace

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Quick Info

Type: Entire Home (1BR, 1B)

Location: Two blocks from Tune-Up Cafe

Superhost: Yes

Price: $

Tucked away in a residential neighborhood about a mile from the Plaza, this Santa Fe Airbnb is a great choice for anyone looking for a quiet holiday.

As you enter the home, the first thing you’ll see is the kiva fireplace to keep you warm on cold winter nights, and a spacious lounge to relax in after a long day of exploring. With the open floor plan, this area also hosts the kitchen with a dining table, if you feel like eating in some nights.

The bedroom is flooded with natural light during the day and has French doors that open out onto your own private deck. Overall, this budget stay in Santa Fe is the perfect choice for anyone looking for cozy comforts.

Why We Love It: Lovely budget Airbnb with a kiva fireplace.

What Past Guests Have Said: “Beautiful space that embraces local architecture, well-equipped with everything you will need for a comfortable stay. Easy drive into town and the hosts provided a great local guidebook that was very helpful for exploring Santa Fe.”

“You will want to stay here forever! Super cute, super clean, super private. Beautiful stay in a great city. Pet friendly! Loved the fireplace.”

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Santa Fe Style Casita Near Canyon Rd & Mtn. Views

Santa Fe Style Casita near Canyon Rd & Mtn. Views

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Quick Info

Type: Entire Home (1BR, 1B)

Location: East Side neighborhood near Canyon Road

Superhost: Yes

Price: $

For a top-notch Santa Fe stay, this Airbnb is an obvious choice. It’s not a particularly large home but it makes for an ultra-cozy atmosphere, especially on chilly winter evenings. 

The defining feature of this casita is the beautiful bedroom with a massive bed, wrap-around bench seat, and a kiva fireplace. The entire room is outfitted with authentic Southwest artwork and unique touches that make this Airbnb so special.

Though small in size, there’s a spacious bathroom covered in gorgeous tiles and a decent kitchen with everything you need for cooking during your stay. 

The best part about this Airbnb in Santa Fe is all the outdoor space. Here you have a sunroom, covered porch, rooftop deck with a gas fireplace, and a back patio with a grill. 

Why We Love It: Gorgeous adobe-style Casita with lots of outdoor space.

What Past Guests Have Said: “Some of our highlights….. Enjoying stargazing from the rooftop deck Morning coffee in the sunny breakfast nook Sitting in front of our kiva fireplace Amy is an amazing host and had great ideas for restaurants with outdoor dining, and fun day trips. We have to visit again to finish our “to do” list Definitely a needed break and change of scenery-highly recommend.”

“Amy’s place is exactly as described – beautiful, soooooo Santa Fe, with lots of charm and in a perfect location. Amy was very accommodating. We wish her the best.”

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Casa Amigos #A, Quiet, Peaceful, In Town

Casa Amigos #A, Quiet, Peaceful, In Town

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Quick Info

Type: Entire Home (2BR, 1B)

Location: Near Bicentennial Park

Superhost: Yes

Price: $

Looking for a decent amount of room right near town? Well, this Airbnb in Santa Fe is a two-bedroom, two-bathroom apartment for an incredibly reasonable price.

Ideal for two couples, this apartment has a spacious living area with plush couches, a well-equipped kitchen, and laundry machines for you to use. The apartment is also pet-friendly (without a pet fee), so go ahead and bring along your dog or cat!

Outside you’ll find your own backyard with a table and chairs, in case you plan on dining under the stars. Past guests have raved about the host who leaves thoughtful touches for all guests. 

Why We Love It: Pet-friendly two-bedroom apartment in town.

What Past Guests Have Said: “Jason is wonderful. The space is perfect for a work trip, as I used it. Right on the paved trail for morning runs and the kitchen is fully stocked. Parking is easy and the place is super clean. Would absolutely stay here again!”

“We had a great stay and would definitely recommend Jason’s place to others! Being down the road from the river path was amazing for walks with our dog, and the home had all the amenities we needed.”

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Groovy Mid-Century Style / Walk to Railyard & Plaza

Groovy Mid-Century Style / Walk to Railyard & Plaza

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Type: Entire Home (2BR, 1.5B)

Location: Next to Railyard District

Superhost: Yes

Price: $

For a change of pace, try out this groovy mid-century Airbnb in Santa Fe. The host describes it as something out of Mad Men and honestly, he’s not wrong.

The entire place is hip and cool, with lots of lounge space. The living room features a kiva fireplace in the corner, with soft lights to set the mood. The kitchen is just off this room and has the essentials and beyond, plus a dining table.

Make your way upstairs where you’ll find the bedrooms and full bathroom, with hallways lined with funky artwork and eye-catching details throughout. 

The icing on the cake is the covered back patio with a gas grill and lots of lounge furniture. This place is what 1960s dreams are made of!

Why We Love It: Funky two-floor home with spacious back patio.

What Past Guests Have Said: “incredible location and ease of use. Host was excellent in all ways. Lots of thoughtful touches. Very close to urban trail, if you bike or hike just catch at the railroad depot down the street. Great curbside service of open restaurants or delivery within a couple of minutes from location.”

“incredible location and ease of use. Host was excellent in all ways. Lots of thoughtful touches. Very close to urban trail, if you bike or hike just catch at the railroad depot down the street. Great curbside service of open restaurants or delivery within a couple of minutes from location.”

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Luxe Adobe Casita in the Heart of Downtown

Luxe Adobe Casita in the Heart of Downtown

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Quick Info

Type: Entire Home (1BR, 1B)

Location: Next to the Plaza

Superhost: Yes

Price: $$

Throw a splash of color into your life with this pastel pink home. Lined with baby blue trim and finished with exposed brick, you can’t help but smile when you see this Airbnb in Santa Fe.

As soon as you step in the door, you’ll feel right at home with the extra comfortable spaces designed to please. The living room serves as a multi-purpose area with a cushy couch, armchairs, and desk space in case you have some work to get done. Wander out of this room and into the huge kitchen with decadent tilework and modern appliances.

The bedroom here features a queen-size bed with luxury linens and an eye-catching tiled bathroom. 

But wait, there’s more!

In the back of the house, you’ll find a private patio with a grill. The small compound also has a shared hot tub and outdoor fireplace to enjoy during your stay.

Why We Love It: Homey Airbnb with a private patio and shared hot tub.

What Past Guests Have Said: “This casita is warm, welcoming, and the layout was very comfortable. It really felt like home and the location is walking distance to so many places in Santa Fe. The outdoor jardín was a welcome addition even though we visited in January.”

“Exactly as advertised! Cool space, great location and host was quick to respond to our texts. The place is walking distance to downtown and close to other food options. It is also a ten minute drive to great hiking trails which is what sold us. Would love to rent here again!”

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Upscale, Beautiful and Private 2BR

Upscale, Beautiful and Private 2BR

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Type: Entire Home (2BR, 1.5B)

Location: Near Moon Mountain

Superhost: Yes

Price: $$

Turn things up a notch with this upscale Airbnb in Santa Fe. Featuring exposed wooden ceilings, tiled floors, and an open design, there’s a lot to love about this charming property.

As you enter this home, the first thing you’ll notice is how many windows there are. Floor to ceiling, French doors, and more, you can tell that this home was designed to let in the maximum amount of natural light. 

The living room centers around a kiva fireplace and a TV and just behind it, you’ll find the dining area and five-star kitchen. 

This home has two bedrooms, one of which has two beds if you’re traveling with family or friends. Each of the rooms has a little window seat where you can enjoy the breeze with a good book. The bathrooms are decked out with bright tiles and the entire home is decorated with Southwestern artwork.

All of this being said, the biggest draw to this Airbnb in Santa Fe (besides the impossibly stylish interior) is the rooftop deck, patio with a grill, and outdoor kiva fireplace. 

Why We Love It: Swanky Santa Fe home with a rooftop deck and outdoor kiva.

What Past Guests Have Said: “A beautiful place with awesome vibes. My partner stayed here and just loved it. We will be back!”

“What a perfect casita in Santa Fe. It was perfectly secluded among the trees, just minutes from downtown. We loved how homey the house felt with the extra touches. Wonderful house with lots of natural light, and outdoor areas. Definitely will return!”

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A True Gorgeous Villa with Views from Every Room

A True Gorgeous Villa with Views from Every Room

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Quick Info

Type: Entire Home (3BR, 2.5B)

Location: Near Frenchy’s Field

Superhost: Yes

Price: $$

Enjoy Santa Fe from the comfort of your very own villa, with three bedrooms and 2.5 baths. This home can accommodate up to five guests, so bring along your parents, kids, or even a handful of friends if you please.

This is a great house for congregating as there’s a huge living area in front of a cozy fireplace. There’s also a spacious dining room off the top-notch kitchen for enjoying meals together.

The bedrooms are quite large, with absolutely breathtaking views from the windows. Look out over the mountains and suburbs of the city from the comfort of your own bed.

When you feel like heading outside, make sure to take advantage of the flagstaff patio which has a gorgeous garden, a grill, loungers, and a dining table.

Why We Love It: Large villa with stunning views from all the rooms.

What Past Guests Have Said: “If you’re coming to Santa Fe, Yvette’s Villa Mahana is the ONLY place you need to consider. The home is beautiful, the views absolutely spectacular, and the host, Yvette, sets the gold standard for hosting. This is the best home I’ve ever rented. I’ll be back for sure. My expectations were completely exceeded. There’s nothing more I could have asked for. What a wonderful place to spend a month. The home was exceptionally clean and exceptionally well-appointed. I would love to live there. What an absolute treat. Thank you, Yvette, for all your hospitality, your attention to detail, and for providing me with the best home away from home I’ve ever stayed in.”

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Entire Home *Walk to Plaza* Large Private Patio

Entire Home *Walk to Plaza* Large Private Patio

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Quick Info

Type: Entire Home (1BR, 1B)

Location: Next to Georgia O’Keeffe Gallery

Superhost: Yes

Price: $$

A stunning home smack in the center of town, this Santa Fe Airbnb sits just next to the Georgia O’Keeffe Gallery and is within walking distance of all of the city’s best sights.

This place has pretty much everything you could ask for, including a comfortable living room with a kiva fireplace, a great bedroom with a king-size bed, and a well-equipped kitchen with everything you’ll need during your stay.

This house is notable because although it’s in the middle of town, you still have all the luxuries of a house in the suburbs like off-street parking and a private patio for enjoying a drink under the stars. 

For a fun-filled stay, this is definitely the place to book.

Why We Love It: Comfortable home downtown with private patio and off-street parking.

What Past Guests Have Said: “My husband and I agreed that Judy’s place was one of the best Airbnb experiences we’ve ever had. It was sparkling clean, thoughtfully decorated and a fantastic location. Mostly I appreciated the amenities — high end hotel quality sheets, towels and mattress, as well as nice cookware, plates, cutlery etc. There were even detailed instructions for making coffee or starting the fireplace. Truly a lovely luxe home away from home. I’d recommend Judy’s place to anyone and would be quick to stay here again. Thanks for a wonderful time.”

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Casa Lupe – Deluxe Santa Fe Gem, Private, Plaza & Railyard

Casa Lupe-Deluxe Santa Fe Gem, Private, Plaza & Railyard

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Quick Info

Type: Entire Home (2BR, 2B)

Location: Guadalupe District 

Superhost: Yes

Price: $$$

Fashionable and full of flair, this Santa Fe gem makes for a charming home base if you’re looking for an Airbnb in the area.

The living room centers around the huge kiva, faced by a velvet sofa, armchairs, and the sweetest bench seat perched in the window. Bright artwork adorns the wall and makes this room a true pleasure to spend time in.

Be prepared to be WOWed by the kitchen, which is absolutely massive and has everything you could ever dream of. Then make your way to the bedrooms, each of which is outfitted with memory foam mattresses, blackout blinds, and unique artwork. The master bedroom even has its own kiva to enjoy. 

There are three patios at this Airbnb in Santa Fe, with plenty of outdoor furniture, a BBQ, and a kiva to keep you warm.

Why We Love It: Meticulously decorated home with lots of outdoor space.

What Past Guests Have Said: “Mark is a fantastic host and his house is the perfect place to stay in Santa Fe!”

“This home is absolutely wonderful. We loved the homey living room and fireplace and cooking in the well-appointed kitchen. The bed was super comfortable and the place was a perfect place to rest, relax and recharge.”

“Charming and fantastic home. We would absolutely stay here again.”

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Designer 4BD/3BA + A/C & Spa in Historic Downtown

Designer 4BD/3BA + A/C & Spa in Historic Downtown

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Quick Info

Type: Entire Home (4BR, 3B)

Location: North of Town near Magers Field 

Superhost: Yes

Price: $$$

Just a ten-minute walk from the Plaza, this Santa Fe Airbnb is what dreams are made of. It’s a luxury home just downtown that marries traditional Southwestern elements with present-day features. 

First off, this home is really large and can accommodate up to ten guests. You’ll all have a blast chilling out in the stylish living room and making meals together in the sizable kitchen. 

This house has four bedrooms, each of which is simple yet sophisticated and decorated with Santa Fe flair. The master bedroom is really the most special with a small work station, a private deck, and a huge soaking tub to kick back in.

If you don’t get the master, there’s no stress. Outside of the house, you’ll find your own backyard garden complete with a hot tub so you can unwind in style.

Why We Love It: Great group home with outdoor hot tub and large living areas.

What Past Guests Have Said: “Hands down my favorite AirB&B I’ve ever stayed in! And Angela was an incredible host. The home felt safe and private but so close to town. Great style, perfectly clean, cozy. Couldn’t recommend her spot more”

“We had a wonderful time in this gorgeous home. Interior decor and finishes were gorgeous. Great location to downtown and Ten Thousand Waves. Beautiful rooms, Angela was a great hostess and all details were considered. She even left an adorable decorated tree for the holidays. Would come back to this house in a second!”

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Things to Do in Santa Fe, New Mexico

As the beating heart of the Southwest, there’s plenty to do in Santa Fe by way of local experiences. Here are some of our top picks for Airbnb experiences in Santa Fe!

  • Freestyle Weaving: During this experience, you’ll get to learn different weaving techniques from an expert, choose some yarn, and learn how to weave a creation of your own. 
  • Halotherapy Inside of Salt Cave: Have a once-in-a-lifetime experience of hanging out in a 9-ton pink Himalayan salt cave, full of twinkling lights and calming music. Benefits include improved respiratory function and mental health!
  • Pottery Lesson: Take a feel-good pottery class with a local teacher where 100% of the net profits are donated to charity. You’ll learn all the basics and get to either create something by hand or on the wheel, and the studio will ship your pieces to you when they’re ready. 

For more Airbnb experiences in Santa Fe, click this link to see more options.

Packing for Your Airbnb

Before you take off for your trip, check out our Airbnb Packing Guide to make sure you don’t miss out on anything important!

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