Downtown Historic Bed & Breakfast

207 High Street NE, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87102
Innkeeper(s): Steve & Kara Grant
  • Heritage House

    Heritage House

  • The Ivy Room

    The Ivy Room

  • The Ivy Room Bath

    The Ivy Room Bath

  • The Pansy Room

    The Pansy Room

  • The Rose Room

    The Rose Room

  • The Secret Garden Room

    The Secret Garden Room

  • Spy House

    Spy House

  • The Freeman Room Bath

    The Freeman Room Bath

  • The Freeman Room

    The Freeman Room

  • The Gold Room Bath

    The Gold Room Bath

  • The Greenglass Room

    The Greenglass Room

  • The Rosenberg Room

    The Rosenberg Room

  • The Carriage House

    The Carriage House

  • Cabinet House

    Cabinet House

  • Cabinet House Living Room

    Cabinet House Living Room

 
  • A Weekend Health Retreat

    Price from: $420

      Starting at $420 for one; $125 for additional person
      Looking for a place to rest, relax, and leave your cares behind? An opportunity to just give your body a chance to revive itself and feel fresh and renewed for whatever life is throwing at you? Well, this is the perfect package for you.

      After settling into your room, you can go to dinner and come back, relax in our hot tub under the stars, and then go to your room for a calm and restful night's sleep. In the morning, you will be greeted to a healthy and hearty breakfast. You can then go to one of local Yoga studios for a morning of refreshing yet relaxing yoga. You will want to have a wonderful lunch at The Grove after you are done. From there, you will go to your massage appointment. After this, go back to your room to relax and enjoy something from our variety of fresh fruit and some herbal tea or juice. After dinner at one of the many recommended restaurants close to us, you might want to take one more soak in the hot tub before retiring for the night. This truly is the ultimate weekend to just relax and pamper oneself.

      Package Includes:

      • Two-night stay in the room of your choice
      • Yoga at either "Bhava" or "Hot Yoga Downtown" studio, a block from the property.
      • A one-hour massage. 
      • Gift certificate for a meal at The Grove to use at your discretion.
      • A healthy gourmet breakfast each morning of your stay

      Special requirements:
      Cancellations can be made no later than 48 hours prior to your scheduled reservation due to anticipated bookings with others. If you should have to cancel after the 48 hours, you will be charged 50% of the package price unless equal booking is made.

  • Girls' Night Out Package for Two

      $370 (double occupancy)
      Say "catch ya later" to the guys and enjoy a girlfriends' getaway to the Downtown Historic Bed & Breakfast. Start your afternoon at around 2:00 p.m. at your own private tea in our elegant dining room. You can choose from our large selection of teas from New Mexico Tea Company. With your tea, you will be served some of our special tea cookies, a savory, a scone with spread, and fresh fruit. Then head off to a "chick flick" at the Century 14 Downtown Theater, just blocks away from us. After the movie, check out some of the Downtown shopping spots where you can use some of the gift certificates that came with your package. Then you can make your way back with a stop for dinner at the Artichoke Cafe© for an outstanding meal. When you make it back to your room, you can unwind after the day's events and catch up with a friend in your beautiful room. You might even want to take a quick dip in the outdoor hot tub!

      Package includes:

      • Overnight stay in one of our suites
      • Dinner for two at Artichoke Cafe©
      • Gift certificate for two movie tickets at the Downtown movie cinema
      • Afternoon tea served in the parlor or dining room of Heritage House
      • Coupons to some of the Downtown premier shopping spots

      Note: The restaurant and movie theater are located downtown, just a few blocks away from the bed and breakfast!

  • Ultimate Romantic Getaway Package for Two

      $500 (double occupancy)
      Rekindle the fire with an indulgent stay at the Downtown Historic Bed & Breakfast. Surprise your sweetie with a getaway that pulls at the heartstrings and gives the ultimate weekend of relaxation.

      Package Includes:

      • One-night stay in the room of your choice.
      • One-hour massage for each of you. 
      • Dinner for two at Artichoke Cafe©
      • Dozen roses
      • Bottle of champagne with chocolate-dipped strawberries
      • Breakfast in bed

      Special requirements:
      For this package, you need to be able to arrive no later than 4:00 p.m. to allow yourself time to enjoy all that the package has to offer. Cancellations can be made no later than 48 hours prior to your scheduled reservation due to anticipated bookings with others. If you should have to cancel after the 48 hours, you will be charged 50% of the package price unless equal booking is made.

  • New Mexico Jeep Tours Package for Two

      Two Full-Day Tours: $1400 (this includes both Desert & Mountain tours)
      One Full-Day Tour: $900 (you may choose the Desert or Mountain tour)

      Want to see the beauty and ruggedness of the great state of New Mexico through the eyes of a local? Want to see more than just the traditional tourist attractions of the area? Well, this unique package is for you!

      With this package, you can just show up in a cab at the Downtown Historic Bed and Breakfast and see more than the average tourist will ever be able to see. All you have to bring is some comfortable hiking shoes, hiking clothes, and the rest is planned for you. You will be picked up and dropped off for 1 or 2 days of viewing some of the "hidden spots" of New Mexico.

      The Jeep tours will allow you to view off-road sites including Spanish homesteads dating back to the 1700s, ancient Pueblo ruins, extinct volcanoes towering above beautiful valley floors, mesa tops, petro glyphs etched on rocks like an enormous gallery, forested mountains, gorgeous canyons, and incredible views. Tours cater to all levels of fitness. Since the tour is a full day, lunch will also be included in your off-road escapade. Roch Hart of NM Jeep Tours will do an excellent job showing you all the diverse beauty that New Mexico has to offer.

      Package includes:

      • 3-night stay in the room of your choice.
      • A full day Desert and/or Mountain tour
      • A healthy gourmet breakfast each morning of your stay

      *Note: We have several great restaurants within walking distance of us. We will be very happy to make reservations or send you to any of them after your magnificent day of touring.

      Special Requirements: This package is offered to no less than 2 people. Cancellations can also be made no later than 48 hours prior to your arrival time. If cancellation is made after 48 hours, you will be charged for 50% of package price unless equal booking is made.

  • Hot Air Ballooning Adventure Package for Two

      Two Full-Day Tours: $1400 (this includes both Desert & Mountain tours)
      One Full-Day Tour: $900 (you may choose the Desert or Mountain tour)

      Want to see the beauty and ruggedness of the great state of New Mexico through the eyes of a local? Want to see more than just the traditional tourist attractions of the area? Well, this unique package is for you!

      With this package, you can just show up in a cab at the Downtown Historic Bed and Breakfast and see more than the average tourist will ever be able to see. All you have to bring is some comfortable hiking shoes, hiking clothes, and the rest is planned for you. You will be picked up and dropped off for 1 or 2 days of viewing some of the "hidden spots" of New Mexico.

      The Jeep tours will allow you to view off-road sites including Spanish homesteads dating back to the 1700s, ancient Pueblo ruins, extinct volcanoes towering above beautiful valley floors, mesa tops, petro glyphs etched on rocks like an enormous gallery, forested mountains, gorgeous canyons, and incredible views. Tours cater to all levels of fitness. Since the tour is a full day, lunch will also be included in your off-road escapade. Roch Hart of NM Jeep Tours will do an excellent job showing you all the diverse beauty that New Mexico has to offer.

      Package includes:

      • 3-night stay in the room of your choice.
      • A full day Desert and/or Mountain tour
      • A healthy gourmet breakfast each morning of your stay

      *Note: We have several great restaurants within walking distance of us. We will be very happy to make reservations or send you to any of them after your magnificent day of touring.

      Special Requirements: This package is offered to no less than 2 people. Cancellations can also be made no later than 48 hours prior to your arrival time. If cancellation is made after 48 hours, you will be charged for 50% of package price unless equal booking is made.

  • Room Add-Ons

      To make your Albuquerque romantic getaway special, we offer a variety of personal touches from which to choose. If you would like to have any of these items added, just make your request known to us when you make your reservation. We do need at least 24 hours notice to accommodate your request. If you cancel less than 24 hours before arrival, you will still be charged for these add-ons. If there is anything not listed below that you would like to have during your stay, let us know and we will try to accommodate you.

      A bouquet of roses for the one you love
      A dozen red roses (or color of your choice) waiting in your room with a personalized message - $60

      A sweet treat for someone sweet
      A box of gourmet chocolates or chocolate-dipped strawberries from a local chocolate specialty shop - $30

      A bubbly drink for two
      A chilled bottle of Gruet Champagne from a local New Mexico vineyard waiting for you in your room, complete with champagne glasses - $20

      A sparkling drink for two
      A chilled bottle of sparkling cider waiting for you in your room, complete with champagne glasses - $15

      Tea for one, two, or a few
      A pot of tea selected from our wide selection of teas, from the New Mexico Tea Company, taken to your room or you can enjoy it in the parlor. With this add-on, you are given a tea cup to commemorate your stay as well as a small tray of treats to have with your tea. Treats consist of 2 kinds of cookies, scone/spread, and a fresh fruit. $20 a person

      Intimate Dinner for Two - $60 per person (tax not included)
      Enjoy an intimate dinner prepared by a professional chef.  The dinner will be prepared at the Inn and will be delivered to your room where we will have a table set with all the china and candles for the two of you to enjoy a romantic evening together.  If you would like a bottle of wine with your meal you may bring it and your server for the evening will serve it with your meal.  

      See Our Website for Menu Choices

      A little pampering just for you
      We can set up a variety of massage options done by a local massage therapist just a ½ block from the Downtown Historic Bed and Breakfast. Evelyn Clark, the massage therapist, offers a blend of experience, knowledge, and love of the work. You can relax under her hands with the confidence you will enjoy your treatment and feel great as a result. She is licensed by the state of New Mexico and nationally certified in therapeutic massage and bodywork. She has been doing massage work for over 20 years. Most recently, she completed a 600-hour program at the New Mexico Academy of Healing Arts in Santa Fe. Listed below are the options from which to choose:

      1-hour massage treatment $75
      1¼-hour massage treatment $90
      1½-hour massage treatment $105

      Special Treatments:

      Stone Treatments (add $20 to above treatment fees)
      Using heated stones to massage and warm the muscles creates a deeply penetrating and unique massage.

      Raindrop Treatments (add $15 to 1½ or 1¼ massage treatment)
      This is a therapeutic, aromatherapy treatment focused on the back and spine. Eight different essential oils are applied using specific massage techniques and the application of warm towels. This is an intense and healing experience.

      New Mexico Jeep Tours
      Take an off-road tour of some of New Mexico's "hidden secrets". Tours cater to all levels of fitness. Roch Hart, owner and guide, for NM Jeep Tours will even customize a tour to fit what you may want to see. He will do pick-up and drop-off service to the Downtown Historic Bed and Breakfasts. Should you choose, he will even provide you with an all-day tour. Wwater is provided at all times. For tours of 5 hours or more, lunch is provided. As an added bonus, there is a 10% discount off the total price for seniors. Below are some of the tours that we can reserve ahead for you:

      3-hour tour:
      $115 for adults
      $85 per child 12 and under

      4-hour tour:     
      $150 per adult
      $110 per child 12 and under

      5-hour tour:     
      $185 per adult
      $140 per child 12 and under

      6.5-hour tour:     
      $245 per adult
      $175 per child 12 and under

      7.5-hour tour:     
      $280 per adult
      $205 per child 12 and under

  • Create Your Very Own Special Romance And Pampering Package

      Create Your Very Own Special Romance And Pampering Package

      • Dozen Long Stem Roses Upon Your Arrival - $60
      • Box Of Chocolate Covered Strawberries - $20
      • Bottle Of Chilled Sparkling Cider or Champagne - $20
      • English Tea For Two - $20/PP
      • One Hour Specialty Massage - $75/PP
  • Babymoon Package for Two

      $500 (double occupancy)
      Relax and reconnect with each other in advance of your baby's birth. Squeeze in a getaway to the Downtown Historic Bed & Breakfast before your new bundle of joy arrives. Let us pamper you and your spouse before you step into a life of loving and pampering the new addition to your family.

      This package offers the expectant mother a prenatal massage which is very relaxing and can also relieve a lot of the physical stress related to pregnancy. Massage is also offered to the expectant dad (who may be dealing with his own kind of stress). Please call us regarding details for the different types of massages that might fit each of you best.

      After your massage, you both can take a short walk to the Artichoke Cafe© for an excellent meal. Then, come back to a treat of chocolates and sparkling cider before having a quite night's sleep.

      Package Includes:

      • One-night stay in the room of your choice
      • Dinner for the expected parents at Artichoke Cafe©
      • A bottle of sparkling cider and chocolates in room on arrival
      • One-hour pre-natal massage for mom-to-be and a one-hour massage of choice for dad-to-be.
      • Welcome gift for the new baby

      Note: Just in case, Downtown Historic Bed & Breakfast is only blocks away from Lovelace, Presbyterian, and UNM Hospital.

      Special requirements:
      For this package, you need to be able to arrive no later than 4:00 p.m. to allow yourself time to enjoy all that the package has to offer. Cancellations can be made no later than 48 hours prior to your scheduled reservation due to anticipated bookings with others. If you should have to cancel after the 48 hours, you will be charged 50% of the package price unless equal booking is made.

  • Murder Mysteries

      The Spy House's dubious history is now the central theme of a MONTHLY (view calendar below) interactive dinner theater murder mystery. A Brief Case for Murder written by freelance writer, Tari Davis, is a unique and interesting way to reveal the history of the Spy House. It is also a fun and engaging activity for guests and staff of the bed and breakfast.  Each guest at the mystery dinner will be assigned a character to portray.  Some guest characters will have minor speaking roles, and every guest will have an opportunity to ad lib dinner conversation while in character.

      Advance reservations are required, due to the participatory nature of the play,  performed in the intimate setting of the Spy House dining room .  Each guest attending for the evening will be given an overview of the part they will be playing as well as necessary props needed for the character.  Also, throughout the evening, courses of a splendid gourmet meal will be served to each of the guests participating.  At the conclusion of a fun and event filled evening what better place to conclude your night then to stay in the house where the actual act of "espionage" occurred.

      Two week advanced reservations are required to book this event. Please see calendar for on this page for active dates available. Also click on the "Mystery Inquiry" button to submit your choice of date you'd like to participate in.  

      Space is very limited: This special event can only accommodate groups between 18-20 people.

      Murder Mystery Event Options:
             
      Option One:  Murder Mystery Overnight Getaway

      • One Night Lodging Accommodations
      • Gourmet dinner prepared by our Chef
      • Full gourmet breakfast the next morning
      • The Unique Murder Mystery Event


      $209 - $299 Double Occupancy(Tax/Gratuity Not Included - Call for details )

      Option Two:  Murder Mystery Event Only

      • Full Gourmet Dinner
      • The Unique Murder Mystery Event


      $65 per person (Tax/Gratuity Not Included)

      Requirements:

      • Reservations are required, based on availability.
      • Full payment due 2 weeks before date of event.
      • Cancellation 2 weeks prior to the event date forfeits a full refund.
      • 18-20 Participants required in order to have a successful event.
      • 18 years old & older required.
      • When you reserve seats for this event you agree and understand all listed terms and requirements on this web site page.


      Dinner includes appetizers, salad, main entree, dessert. Call for this months special menu. We honor all dietary needs.

      Dining experience provided by:  Jean Antoines Mobile Cafe