We have GOVERNMENT RATES! If you are in Los Alamos on business and stay one week or longer, we make sure that your rate, including all fees DOES NOT EXCEED $91 per diem. We also have further discounts and rewards system for extended and repeated stays. Please contact us for special offers!
This well appointed two story townhouse is equipped with everything you need to make your stay in Los Alamos comfortable. The property is conveniently located close to LANL and downtown, and has off street parking directly in front of the unit. It also offers an easy exit to Santa Fe!
Two large bedrooms and a full bath are located upstairs. Living room, kitchen, laundry room, and a half bath are downstairs. Living room opens to a shady patio with a gas grill. The backyard is fully fenced and is Very private. Evaporative cooling, air conditioner and ceiling fans keep home comfortable in summer.
A full kitchen is complete with microwave, coffee maker, full sized refrigerator, stove/oven, toaster and other cooking essentials.
The kitchen is stocked with coffee, tea, creamer, cooking oil, spices, etc. Sometimes guests leave extra food in the fridge, feel free to use it, but please check the expiration date!
Master bedroom has a King size bed, a second bedroom has a trundle day bed with a second twin mattress that slides out from underneath. Mirror closets in both bedrooms. Bed linens, duvet covers and towels are provided. In the closet you will find extra towels, sheets, blankets, pillows.
Washer and Dryer are located in a laundry room within the unit. Laundry detergent is provided. In a laundry room there is also a full sized ironing board and iron.
To make you feel more at home, we supplied apartment with plenty of books, toys, games, and puzzles for kids and adults.
Your comfort is our goal. We have created a restful place that you can think of as your home away from home when you’re in Los Alamos. We hope that you will enjoy it, and while you are there, will have a chance to discover the beauty and magic of the Land of Enchantment.
If you have any questions about the place or the area, please feel free to contact us. We are always happy to share local tips to make your stay more enjoyable! Guest AccessGuests stay in a private apartment. 24 hours check in. Interaction with GuestsWe are available via airbnb messages, e-mail, phone, and text messages. The NeighborhoodTownhouse is within 5-10 minutes driving from LANL (3.1 miles to TA-3, NSSB), 3 minutes driving to Smith grocery store, 2 minutes driving to LA fitness center, 5 minutes to YMCA, 4 minutes driving to Urgent Care (great facility, but hopefully you'll never have to use it!), 7 minutes driving to Hospital, 5 minutes driving to the Aquatic center with the Olympic sized indoor swimming pool. Playground, movie theater, library, tennis courts, swimming pool and trails are within a walking or short driving distance.
Cross the Trinity drive and enjoy a nice stroll to the restaurants and coffee shops of downtown. Gelato shop with its delicious treats, Blue Window Bistro and Pajarito Brewpub and Grill, some of the locals' favorites, are 2 minutes driving away. Pajarito Brewpub also hosts Monday night trivia and Tuesday night Karaoke. Walk 9 minutes to the Rose Chocolatier for organic coffee, hot cocoa, handmade chocolate and chocolate mousse. Watch there the candy production as it happens! According to them, they have the best dark matter in our home galaxy :)
Two minutes driving will take you to the Bradbury Science museum. The Nature center (fun for kids!), library and swimming pool are 5 minutes away. East Park playground (probably the biggest in town, and definitely the one with the most variety) and a free miniature golf course are 2 minutes driving away. Walk to Ashley pond for a free summer concert on Fridays, free music nights on Tuesdays, and free kids Movies at the Pond. Walk 8 minutes (or drive 2) to the Canyon Rim Trail, one of the most popular and easiest trails in town (asphalt-surfaced trail starts by the Fire Department at 457 East Rd).
Both of town's grocery stores are nearby. Smith grocery store (the largest in town) is 3 minutes driving away. CO+OP, a local natural/organic food store with a great breakfast/lunch/dinner bar is 5 minutes away.
For your convenience we've made an ONLINE GUIDE with links (airbnb does not allows URLs, so can't include them here) and more detailed information on the nearby restaurants and attractions WITH THE DRIVING TIMES from the townhouse. Walking times are included too when appropriate. Convenient, right? Well, at our place it's all about your comfort and convenience, you might as well start getting used to it :) We can't include the webpage here (since links are not allowed ) but it's very easy to find the guide online, just type WHAT TO DO IN LOS ALAMOS YOLA. To our knowledge, our guide is the most comprehensive guide to Los Alamos and the area that you can find. Can't you tell we love being hosts? :) Getting AroundAtomic City Transit is a FREE bus system covering the City of Los Alamos and surrounding areas. It connects with NMDOT Park & Ride and North Central RTD buses. All local routes are fare free. Dispatch: (505) 661-RIDE (7433). Dispatch Hours: 6:00 am to 9:00 pm, Mon - Fri.
Bus stop is only 500 feet away, the nearest bus stop is at 4th and Central (take 4th to Central, turn left, walk about 10 yards to the POLE with the Atomic Transit sign and information). Downtown bus circulates every 15-30 minutes. A bus to Santa Fe (stops by the library) is 5 minutes driving away. Being close to the exit to Santa Fe, townhouse offers a convenient location for couples living between Los Alamos and Santa Fe and for those who'd like to explore the night life of Santa Fe.
A free Bandelier Shuttle will take you to Bandelier National Monument. It operates seven days a week (including holidays) mid of May through mid of October. During this time personal cars are not allowed at Bandelier between 9AM and 3PM.
In addition to two national parks nearby (Bandelier National Monument and Valles Caldera), Los Alamos offers a 58-mile network of trails. In Los Alamos, you can always find a trail within 5-10 minutes of walking distance. For more information on the trails try a Free LA TRAILS app. This app allows easy navigation of the trails in Los Alamos, Bandelier, and Valles Caldera. Other Things to NoteWhenever possible we are always happy to accommodate late check outs and early check ins, but unfortunately can not guarantee them ahead of time.
WiFi and TV
The WiFi speed is 20 Mbps. For TV we have a Sling TV with the following cable channels: ESPN, ESPN2, AMC, TNT, TBS, CNN, A&E, Lifetime, History, Food Network, HGTV, Travel Channel, Cartoon Network/Adult Swim, Disney Channel, ABC Family, IFC, H2, El Rey Network, Maker, Galavision. More channels including HBO can be provided for an additional fee.
Sling TV also allows 3-Day Replay on some of its channels. This feature lets you scroll back and watch any TV show that has aired on that channel over the last three days. Another feature giving you a DVR-like experience available on some of the Sling channels is Pause, Rewind, and Fast-Forward.
Love to bike? A BIKE is waiting for you in the shed! Feel free to use it and enjoy the surroundings! Extra bike is available for $20 per week (subject to the bike's availability).
To make your stay even more enjoyable we offer ADDITIONAL SERVICES!
SHOPPING for groceries - $20 for up to 10 items. Arriving late? Limited on time? Save yourself a trip to the store and have your groceries waiting for you in the fridge! (10 packs of yogurt or frozen dinners are counted as one item, but 10 gallons of water are not :) )
Love to HIKE and EXPLORE? Want to see what Los Alamos and the area has to offer? Hiking/sightseeing is only $10/hour with a pro :) We can hike the best trails of Los Alamos, or I can take you to Jemez to show the most beautiful places and hidden gems. Can take 2 adults to National Parks with my pass. This service is limited to the host availability, please inquire ahead of time. 2 hours minimum.
If travelling with kids, please keep in mind that the apartment is not equipped with additional safety features for toddlers. Stairs do not have a safety gate. Outlets are not protected with safety plugs. Windows at the 2nd floor are not child proofed. Apartment is perfect for adults, but please keep an eye on your little ones.