Manzana Villa is a scenic location for accommodations in the Albuquerque area. The home backs up the the Rio Grande River and Bosque so it is an excellent location for hiking, biking, and horseback riding. Manzana Villa has hosted entertainers like Snoop Dog, movie producers, cooking shows, reunions, parties and teacher conferences. It is one of the only properties that can sleep up to 30 people under a single roof.
Manzana Villa and our sister property Apple Tree Estate in Corrales are excellent locations for weddings with up to 100 guests. Weddings are scheduled from either 8 am until 2 pm or 2 pm until 10 pm and cost between $800 and $1200 depending on the day and time. The locations allow you to connect your family event with nature. The beautiful views of the apple orchard, Sandia mountains, and the Rio Grande Bosque are truly breathtaking. Many of our wedding clients have their wedding at Apple Tree Estate and house out of town guests at Manzana Villa.
Manzana Villa and our sister property Apple Tree Estate in Corrales are excellent locations for indoor or outdoor graduation parties, memorial services, rehearsal dinners, birthday parties and baby showers. We can seat up to 100 guests outdoors or 30 guests indoors.
Manzana Villa is actually a model home for Extreme Green Corporation, a leading Luxury Concrete Home builder in New Mexico. The home is built using a patented insulated concrete form system invented by your host Roberto James. The home is extremely inexpensive to heat and cool and we hope you will enjoy the experience of staying in our home. The company also builds tiny houses and there may be one under construction on the property.
Manzana Villa is a working apple orchard producing approximately 1500 pounds of apples and 1000 pounds of plums annually. Manzana Villa allows guests fresh fruit during their stays. In the past volunteers have harvested Manzana Villa fruit to give to local homeless shelters. Families are welcome to visit the orchard with their children by appointment to experience fruit picking for themselves.
Manzana Villa is strategically located only 3.5 miles away from the Balloon Fiesta Park. The property also backs up to the Rio Grande River and Bosque which makes it an ideal location for hiking, biking, fishing and horseback riding. The Sandia Peak Tramway is an amazing experience and during the ski season is quick access to some of the best skiing in New Mexico. The are several companies that offer the unforgettable experience of riding in a hot air balloon.