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Contemporary Casita

Laurel User Profile

Contemporary Casita

Entire guest suite
2 guests1 bedroom1 bed1 bath
2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 bath
Sparkling clean
18 recent guests said this place was sparkling clean.
Laurel is a Superhost
Superhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Self check-in
Check yourself in with the keypad.

Enjoy our cozy, recently constructed guest suite with private entrance and a driveway parking spot just outside your door. This casita is an architectural gem! Experience a light filled space with a 15-foot cathedral ceiling and large windows that offer an amazing view of the clear night sky. Relax in super soft 100% cotton sheets on the comfy queen bed.

Just 10-15 minutes away from the airport, Nob Hill shops, UNM, Uptown ABQ, and Old Town. Explore our quiet, family-friendly neighborhood.


Cable TV
Free parking on premises
Entire place
You’ll have the space to yourself and will only share it with those you’re traveling with.

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed


Wide doorway to the bedroom
Step-free access to the bathroom



41 reviews
Chris User Profile
August 2019
Super clean and comfortable! A short drive to the airport and to Kirtland Air Force Base. Very quiet neighborhood with lots of cool Albuquerque restaurants and shopping just a few minutes drive away.
Akreeti User Profile
August 2019
It was a great place
Robin User Profile
August 2019
I can’t say enough about this place. The casita was sparkling clean and had many thoughtful touches from the vase of fresh roses to the breakfast cereal and milk. The bed was extremely comfortable. There was absolutely no noise in the neighborhood and the casita itself is…
Charles User Profile
August 2019
This a a wonderful place for a couple to stay in ABQ, very clean, modern, roku tv, well stocked mini kitchen with snacks, breakfast cereal, cold drinks, bottled water , etc. very comfortable bed, quiet neighborhood, and easy to find. We highly recommend. Charles and Donna…
Christine User Profile
July 2019
My daughter and I had a wonderful stay at The Modern Casita! It was comfortable, stylish, and very well stocked, Laurel thought of everything! I anticipated going out to get coffee, but coffee was provided and there was even 1/2&1/2, milk, and sweeteners! The location was…
Juana User Profile
July 2019
You can expect a beautiful place with everything clean, cozy and welcoming. A true enjoyable stay. Richard and Juana
Gaurish User Profile
July 2019
I stayed at Helen and Laurel's place for two nights, and it was one of the most comfortable AirBnb's I've ever started at. The Casita was very stylish and had all the amenities you'd need. Helen and Laurel also had cereal which was extremely thoughtful. I would happily stay at…

Hosted by Laurel

Albuquerque, NMJoined in September 2016
Laurel User Profile
41 Reviews
Laurel is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
We have lived in Albuquerque for over 17 years. Helen is a practicing artist and her medium is primarily printmaking. Laurel is Professor Emerita in the Department of Art at the University of New Mexico. We enjoy traveling a few times a year to visit museums and spend time…
Interaction with guests
There is a keypad on the door so it is not necessary to meet. We will provide the four-digit passcode to you a few days before you arrive. We live in the adjoining main house and can be contacted through Airbnb message for any issues that may arise so please do not hesitate to…
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour
Always communicate through AirbnbTo protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside of the Airbnb website or app.
About this place
When you stay in an Airbnb, you’re staying at someone’s place.
This is Laurel’s place.
Helen helps host.

The neighborhood

Things to keep in mind

Check-in: 3PM - 10PM
Checkout: 12PM (noon)
Self check-in with keypad
3PM - 10PM
12PM (noon)

House Rules

  • Not suitable for children and infants
  • No smoking
  • No pets
  • No parties or events