How is the Crime in Albuquerque?

The crime rate in Albuquerque is high, so it’s important to be prepared before visiting your TDY Rental. Royal Retreats Crash Pads goes above and beyond to choose the perfect Crash Pad in safe and friendly locations. We have monitored security in all TDY rentals. Albuquerque is a beautiful place to visit while going through your TDY and PIT program, lush with culture and history. It has many beautiful neighborhoods, parks, and museums that are worth checking out.

If you’re in the Military and you’re about to move to Albuquerque for Temporary Duty (TDY), we hope these tips will help you!

What are we doing to keep our TDY Rentals safe?

At RoyalRetreats CrashPads, we take the safety of our Clients seriously. We ensure that all our Temporary Duty Rental Houses are located in trusted neighborhoods.

Our Crash Pad’s security is tight as a drum. We have surveillance systems with cameras on all of our rentals, and we have controlled entry to all of our properties.  

What are we doing to keep your car safe?

The number one concern for most of our clients is safe parking. For this reason, our TDY Rentals all have dedicated parking in safe locations, either in view of security systems or safely secured with garage parking!


Other things to keep in mind while TDY

  • Utilize a CrashPad provider that only operates in safe neighborhoods, and has an in-depth knowledge of the location. 
  • Lock your car and make sure your belongings are not visible.
  • Park in the garage or security-monitored driveway


As you can see, even though crime is an issue in Albuquerque, at RoyalRetreats CrashPads we are doing our part to keep your TDY Rentals safe.

If you’re planning on moving to Albuquerque for Temporary Duty, we suggest that you contact us, the city may have a high crime rate, but it also has a vibrant culture and there are many attractions to visit safely. Make sure you check our blog post about all the Things to do in Albuquerque while staying in our military crash pads!


What is the city of Albuquerque doing to solve this issue?

If you are interested to know more about what the City of Albuquerque is doing to keep things safe, please visit their official website:

Get in Touch

Reserve your TDY lodging or ask a question about one of our properties.

Send us an e-mail

4 + 11 =

A member of our team is always available to help from 700 to 2200 (central standard time). For the fastest reply, call or text us and we’ll get back to you as soon as possible, typically within an hour.

Choose a Crashpad close to your Airforce Base

Joint Base San Antonio, Tx


"Royal Retreats CrashPads has strategically located properties to service all JBSA locations: Randolph AFB, Lackland AFB, Kelly AFB, Medina Annex (John A. Chapman Annex), Fort Sam Houston & Camp Bullis. Whether you are looking for something close to base, or near downtown attractions, Royal Retreats CrashPads has something for you. Please contact us to determine which of our San Antonio properties best suits your needs."


The Barney

The Barney is a cozy, family-friendly military crash pad located just outside Downtown San Antonio. It is conveniently situated with a 12-minute commute to Lackland Air Force Base and a 14-minute commute to Fort Sam Houston.


This beautifully designed property is just 9 minutes from Fort Sam Houston Walters Gate! This property has a fully equipped gourmet kitchen with entertaining in mind.

The Refugio

An incredible military crash pad in San Antonio, situated in Downtown Lavaca Historic District with a quick 11-minute commute to Fort Sam Houston and an easy 17-minute commute to Lackland AFB.

Refugio Studio

A quaint, homey San Antonio military PIT pad, located conveniently in the Lavaca Historic District of San Antonio, it boasts an 11-minute commute to Fort Sam Houston and an easy 17-minute commute to Lackland AFB.

Miners Point

Our Miners Point property is 11 minutes away from Lackland AFB. It is in a great, quite location but still only minutes away from stores and Restaurants.


La Vaca is one of our Military PIT Pad in San Antonio, conveniently located near Randolph AFB and Fort Sam Houston. This Crash Pad is part of our Cottage Collection and offers a spacious and modern open-concept living space with 3 bedrooms and 2 baths.

The Jeff Studio

This beautiful TDY Studio is located in a great neighborhood and is perfect for your next Temporary Duty in San Antonio. The location is ideal, only a few minutes away from the Forum shopping center, I35, Randolph AFB, and more!

Kirtland Air force Base from far away

Kirtland AFB


"Royal Retreats CrashPads has strategically located properties to service near Kirtland AFB in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Whether you are looking for something close to the base, or near the best Albuquerque attractions, Royal Retreats CrashPads has something for you. Please contact us to determine which of our Albuquerque, NM. properties best suit your needs."


The Pioneer

Our exclusive crash pad, the pioneer, is situated at Volterra HOA area of Albuquerque, a short travel distance to Kritland’s main gate.

The Zena

This magnificent home is located in the Northeast Heights of Albuquerque, a 5 mile / 12-minute commute to the base.

The Columbia

The Columbia is well-constructed fully furnished house that provide you with optimum comfortability during your stay on TDY to Kirtland Air Force Base.

The Manzano

The Manzano is a bright and airy military crash pad located in the Bel-Air neighborhood of Albuquerque, NM, with a straight shot 10-minute commute to Kirtland Air Force Base.