Destination guide

Charming Chimayo will entice you

Enjoy the churches and other features of Chimayo. This romantic and relaxing city is known for its mountain views, bird watching and local tours. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Sightseeing in and around Chimayo

Are you looking for attractions to visit while you're in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Chimayo a fun place to get away. These are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Don Quixote Distillery and Winery (9 mi / 14.4 km)
  • Ski Santa Fe (16.2 mi / 26.1 km)
  • Sipapu Ski Area (24 mi / 38.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Chimayo

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Chimayo is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Deception Peak (16.2 mi / 26.1 km)
  • Old Fort Marcy Park (21.7 mi / 34.9 km)
  • Santa Fe River Park (21.8 mi / 35.1 km)
  • Santa Fe National Forest (24.4 mi / 39.3 km)

Transportation options to and around Chimayo

Fly into Los Alamos, NM (LAM-Los Alamos County), the closest airport, located 20.7 mi (33.4 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into Santa Fe, NM (SAF-Santa Fe Municipal), which is 27.9 mi (44.9 km) away.

Where to stay around Chimayo?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 32 vacation rentals near Chimayo. From 15 Houses to 4 Bungalows, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Chimayo for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Chimayo?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Chimayo. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • El Santuario de Chimayo: 148 vacation rentals
  • Santuario de Chimayo: 149 vacation rentals
  • Lowlows Lowrider Art Place: 151 vacation rentals
  • Oviedo Carvings and Bronze Gallery: 119 vacation rentals
  • Santo Nino Chapel: 147 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Chimayo listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Chimayo?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 15 Houses in Chimayo. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Chimayo include:

  • Bungalows: 4 rentals available
  • Cabins: 4 rentals available
  • Cottages: 4 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Studios and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Chimayo?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 3 vacation rentals with pool available in Chimayo. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.