Record-breaking number of Airbnb guests expected for Balloon Fiesta

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – The upcoming Balloon Fiesta is already setting a record.

Home rental website Airbnb says 4,400 guests are coming to the Duke City next week. That’s an all-time high.

Local hosts are expected to collectively earn $574,000 in rent.

The typical booked listing price of an Airbnb is $95 a night, and the average length of stay per guest is four-and-a-half nights. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Users who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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