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Housing in Los Alamos and surrounding areas



Triad National Security, LLC (Triad) provides these listings as a resource for students interning at Los Alamos National Laboratory with their search for temporary housing.  Triad does not endorse or recommend any particular property or landlord, makes no representation regarding the accuracy of the information contained in the listings nor the condition of the rental properties listed, and does not assume any liability for any actions arising from these listings. This information is provided as is without any warranty, guarantee, or contract intended or implied in any manner, shape or form. 

Do you have a house, apartment, or room available to rent?

If you have a short-term (3-6 months) rental available, please submit a completed rental ad form to student-housing@lanl.gov. Ad will be posted for approximately six weeks. Please email notification when a rental has been occupied.


Los Alamos / White Rock/Jemez Springs

(Posted 7/29/2019) Fully furnished 2 bedrooms shared bath for rent in mountain house based on top of a hill centrally located in the heart of the Jemez Mountains for endless outdoor activities. Property located 1/2 mile off Hwy4 only a 25 minute drive to the lab. Bedroom dimensions 12x14 with deep walk-in closet. Amenities include laundry facilities, air conditioning, internet access. No pets allowed. Perfect fit for the outdoors person. There are multiple walking trails less than a mile away; rock climbing less than 2 miles away; Valles Caldera is only 7 miles away. $700 per/month utilities included. First room available as soon as August 1st the other available August 10th. Contact Benjamin Grenzer 505-500-6651.

(Posted 7/30/2019) Available now fully furnished rooms for rent short and/or long term in beautiful 4,000 sq. ft. family home located in Pajarito Aces (6 miles from LANL). House is located on 5 acres of land with indoor swimming pool and access to hiking/mountain biking and rock climbing. Walking distance to LANL Shuttle, grocery store and restaurants. Rents vary on size of room and include all utilities Wi-Fi and use of full kitchen shared living spaces and washer/dryer. Please contact Dylan Cunnington at 424-744-0559 or email pajaritobandb@gmail.com for more details.

(Posted 7/31/2019) Available now fully furnished room (linens included) separate full bath available for rent. Approximately 2 miles to the lab, bus stop at the entrance of the mobile home park. Access to kitchen and living areas. Amenities include Wi-Fi, washer/dryer. Pets negotiable. Owner has dog. $350 per/month utilities included. Contact Jan Redding (text 505-249-3005 or janalbq@aol.com)

(Posted 7/31/2019) Available September 1, 2019 fully furnished 3 bedrooms / 2 baths for rent in a shared home located in Barranca Mesa. Bus stop walking distance from the house. Amenities include   Wi-Fi, fully equipped kitchen, linens and towels, washer/dryer. $650 per month utilities included. Contact Melissa Theesfeld 505-412-9047.

(Posted 8/2/2019) One upstairs fully furnished bedroom in a house with two other occupants. Private bath. On street parking fenced yard. 51 miles commute to the lab. Washer/dryer. Pets negotiable, large friendly dog on premises. No smoking.  $350 /month utilities included. Contact Leighton 803-528-8599.

(Posted 8/27/2019) Room for rent in quiet neighborhood in White Rock (8 miles from lab). Fully furnished bedroom. $690/month. All utilities included, wi-fi and use of full kitchen, shared living spaces, washer/dryer. Free bus route 2 blocks from house. Walking distance to grocery store. Deposit $275.00/rental agreement. No smoking. No pets. Contact Lori at 505-660-0246 or email heidiofthemountain@gmail.com. Weekly or monthly rentals available. Pictures furnished upon request.

(Posted 9/05/19) Available immediately, White Rock area, fully furnished bedroom with semi-private bathroom for rent in a shared four bedroom house. Two living areas as well as a large remodeled kitchen with plenty of space. Approximately 5 miles to the lab. Dog and cat on premises. Prefer no additional pets. Amenities include Wi-Fi, dishwasher, double oven, washer/dryer, great furnished outdoor patio. $600/month utilities included. Contact Cheryl by email at cheryl.fountain@tetratech.com

(Posted 9/05/19) Available immediately furnished room with full private bathroom in shared condo. 3 miles to the lab. Walking distance to bus stop. Amenities include Wi-Fi, shared kitchen, shared washer/dryer. $700/month utilities included. Contact thomasleekain@gmail.com

(Posted 9/05/2019) Seeking organized, clean and tidy roommateAvailable November 1st unfurnished room with private bathroom in shared partially furnished apartment. 1.6 miles to the lab. Walking distance to bus stop, local pool and movie theater. Amenities include AC/heating, shared common areas, kitchen and balcony. Complex includes washer/dryer units and exercise room. No smoking. No pets. Apartment lease up for renewal Nov. 1st. Rent may increase. ~$530/month. Electricity, water and internet are extra usually ~$70/month. Contact Paul 505-551-2254 

(Posted 9/09/2019) Available immediately fully furnished room for rent in 3BR/2BA house in White Rock. The house is shared with husband and wife one dog and cats. Amenities include Wi-Fi, shared kitchen, washer/dryer, and living room. Rent is $700/month utilities included. $700 deposit required. Plenty of on street parking. Contact Amanda avandyke2@gmail.com or 719-671-5091

(Posted 9/09/2019)  Fully furnished rooms available mid September and October 1st in shared home. Rooms include independent lock and key, bed linens, pillow and towels. Shared bathrooms, common areas such as kitchen, living room, utility room, parking, front/back yards, BBQ and deck.  No need for car. <1 mile walking distance to the lab, bus stop on street, Aquatic center, Nature center, Public library.  $650-$740/month utilities included. First month and last month rent due upon move-in. $350 damage deposit/room hold: due upon acceptance of application. Contact Laura at SLP.losalamos@gmail.com or 505-919-8602

(Posted 9/26/2019) Unfurnished 1BR/1Bath studio apartment for rent in Los Alamos. Has kitchenette, washer/dryer, parking garage. Does not have internet. No smoking. No pets. $700/month utilities included.  Contact Pat Archuleta 505-661-0200. 

(Posted 9/26/2019) Available for rent furnished room, shared bath in single family home in White Rock. 10 miles commute to the lab. Shared kitchen, living room, washer/dryer, Wi-Fi. Walking distance to Smiths grocery store, trails, parks and overlook. Owner has 5 year old every other week. Cat and dog on premises. Prefer no additional pets. $700/month utilities included. Contact Jessica 505-412-2046.

(Posted 9/26/2019) Available now, fully furnished 2 bed/1 Bath 1100ft Executive Suite for rent offered at $94 Gov Per Diem Rate, all utilities included. It is perfect for new hires who are looking for a home out of home. This fully furnished 2 bed/1 bath executive suite is conveniently located in western area, close to LANL (2 miles to the badge office), Smith grocery store (3 miles), and Bus Stop, Bob's Bodacious BBQ, Cafe Sushi, and Papa Murphy's Pizza (0.5 miles). It is equipped with everything you need to make your stay comfortable. A large living area has an oversized sectional sofa, 55" 4K 3D HDR SMART-TV with Comcast cable, high-speed internet, home theater system, Xbox/Wii game console, oven, microwave, Keurig coffee maker, mixer, and all cooking and serving essentials you might need. It also has compact-size washer/dryer and dishwasher. Pots & pans, kitchen utensils, linens and towels are provided. This suite is also equipped with a door frame gym, a high end Proform 1200e elliptical trainer, and a full body massage shower in bathroom. Pets are allowed, since it has a large fenced backyard. The suite can comfortably accommodate up to 4 people (1 queen, 2 twins). For more info and pictures, please contact jet360@gmail.com or 505-920-9095.

(Posted 10/3/2019) Available Nov. 1, 2019. Room for rent in a large, 2 bath house – Los Alamos - Available Nov 1, 2017. Very comfortable and cozy room located about a mile (10-15 mins walk) from the Lab, quiet neighborhood, close to the shuttle route for free bus service. Kitchen and living room are shared and completely equipped and furnished; personal parking is available. Washer/dryer. Woodstove for warm winter evenings. Rental bedroom has queen bed, desk, walk-in closet. $650 covers all utilities plus internet. Please contact Ann at raffertyann@gmail.com or call me 505-500-6928.


Santa Fe

(Posted 7/30/2019) Available for rent 1 bedroom condo located at the Reserve is freeway close to easy get-away to Los Alamos and a mile from Santa Fe's plaza. Approximately 34 miles commute to LANL. Condo is unfurnished, has new paint, carpet, and stainless steel appliances. Amenities include year-round heated pool, gym, laundry facilities and nice community room. $1250 per month utilities included other than internet (lease term of 6mo minimum up to 2yrs if desired).  Contact Mike at 951-235-6255.

(Posted 8/26/2019) Available September 1st, Female preferred to share with female owner beautiful 2 bedroom, 2 bath fully furnished home. Works well as a house share with upstairs and downstairs separation. Amenities include washer/dryer, radiant heat, fireplace, portable evaporative coolers, outdoor patio, wireless internet, garage space with electric door opener, 2 pianos. Located on quiet cul de sac with fenced backyard.  Minutes away from the plaza and walking trails, easy access to I-25. 55 minute commute to the lab. 25 minutes door to door to Santa Fe Opera grounds. No pets. No smoking. $725/month all utilities and internet included. Contact Dawn at 505-699-7314.

(Posted 9/09/2019) Furnished rooms (choice of queen bed or two twin beds) available in 3BR/2BA home. 44 miles to the lab. Access to common areas such as kitchen, patio and clubhouse with workout facility. Amenities include washer/dryer and Wi-Fi.  No pets. $650/month. Call/text Kimberly at 505-309-8910  

(Posted 9/26/2019) 2BR/2Bath mobile home for rent in quiet gated farm. Amenities include fenced yard, carport, kitchen, washer/dryer. No smoking. No pets. $800/month utilities not included. $400 deposit. Contact Sylvia Trujillo 505-455-3902.

(Posted 9/26/2019) Available now fully furnished 2BR/1Bath home for rent in private safe secure area in Espanola. Home has private parking, living room, full large kitchen, washer/dryer.  20 minute commute to Los Alamos. $950/month utilities included. $450 deposit. Internet $25/month. Contact Juan Romero 505-469-0212.

(Posted 9/26/2019) Available now partially furnished 1BR/1Bath home for rent in private safe secure area in Espanola. Home has private parking, kitchenette with all its amenities microwave, stove, refrigerator, living room. No washer/dryer on premises. $850/month utilities included. $450 deposit. Internet $25/month. Contact Juan Romero 505-469-0212.  


Can't find housing? Don't panic. Hampton Inn & Suites in White Rock blocked a few rooms for short term or long term rentals. Guests that stay at the hotel are entitled to the Hotel's complimentary hot breakfast served daily 6-10am. Social hour served 5-6pm M-Thu. Hotel includes complimentary wireless and wired internet, fitness center and guest laundry. Walking distance to nearest bus stop, 10min driving distance to lab. Room rate: $94 plus tax. All reservations should be made directly with the hotel at 505-672-3838 Group Name: LANL Student Programs and guaranteed with a major credit card. The hotel will not hold any reservations unless secured by a method of payment.

Residence Inn by Marriott Santa Fe All-Suite Hotel specializes in extended stay accommodations.

  • Studio Room (2 double, sofa bed, kitchenette, fireplace)
  • Penthouse Suite (1 bedroom, kitchenette, fireplace)
  • LANL Gov't Rate - $93/night
  • Free High Speed Internet; Free hot breakfast buffet; 40 HD channels; Fitness Center; Outdoor pool; Coin Laundry; 20 min walk to Park n Ride; 5 min from St. Vincent Medical Center
  • Contact: Carmella Flores - Director of Sales carmella.flores@marriott.com or 505-988-7300

Rooms are going fast. Book your corporate rate for Los Alamos National Lab here.If you are interested in finding a roommate post your request on the Students@LANL Facebookpage. 



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