Co-founded in 2020, we are changing the face of vacation rentals in Santa Fe. Our customers learn first hand what A Vacation Different is all about. Our attention to every detail ensures a unique vacation experience while enjoying this one-of-a-kind city nestled in the Northern New Mexican mountains. From insider information on restaurants, best options for the kiddos, and the region’s best outdoor adventures, A Vacation Different has done the legwork for you, allowing your group to focus on creating long-lasting memories while soaking up the Santa Fe culture.
A Vacation Different provides well-serviced vacation rental in Santa Fe, as well as one-of-a-kind experiences that will have you planning trips for years to come! With a focus on ease of access while at the same time providing “wow” moments, we excel at making event and restaurant packages, social media “highlight” recommendations, and interactive city-focused experiences a larger part of the vacation stay.
Nestled in the northern New Mexican mountains, this small town packs a punch in culture. Ranked by Travel + Leisure Magazine at number three among the top American cities in its 2020 world’s best awards, Santa Fe has something for everyone. Outdoor enthusiasts will delight in our abundance of hiking trails, and foodies are in for a treat with endless choices to eat and drink. Oh, and our art scene is not to be overlooked - Santa Fe hosts the country's third-largest art market, boasting more than 250 galleries and more than a dozen different museum facilities. Not to mention the world-renowned local art collective, Meow Wolf.
We manage properties with attention to detail, clear communication, timely service, and a policy of honesty and transparency. Homeowners trust our proven ability to deliver comprehensive home care and unbeatable revenue. Our data-driven recommendations help them invest smarter - from where to buy a property to which amenities will earn five-star reviews.
A Vacation Different managed vacation rental homes have consistent 5-star ratings that help renters know that they will be taken care of during their stay. Guests book our Santa Fe vacation rental homes with confidence, relying on our 3D tours and honest listings to help them find exactly what they’re looking for, and know exactly what they’ll get. And with around-the-clock care from our local management and central support teams, they can count on professional service, cleanliness, and comfort- so they can fully enjoy their time with family and friends.
Average rating of 4.96/5 over 226 reviews
Travel + Leisure readers voted Santa Fe — 2nd Best City in the U.S.A
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