Best Western Plus Rio Grande Inn - Albuquerque

1015 Rio Grande Boulevard Nw, Albuquerque, United States, 87104-2031  show map
 3 stars
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Best Western Plus Rio Grande Inn - Albuquerque

Wi-Fi
Parking

On-site parking

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour reception

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

A la carte restaurant

Coffee/Tea in lobby

Coffee shop

Shuttle

Free airport shuttle

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Swimming pool

Outdoor swimming pool

Verified Reviews:

  • Great place to stay - Starbucks coffee across a side street - Breakfast at this hotel was delicious
  • Tiny dark airless fitness room - Free shuttle to/from the airport - Children and pets were welcome
  • Clean room with breakfast - Good value - Outdoor pool - Friendly and helpful staff
  • Great location - Easy drive from airport - Free internet in business center - Bed was comfortable
  • Convenient to highway and old town - Plenty of parking - Good wifi - Nice room and bathroom

Overview

Best Western Plus Rio Grande Inn is a 3-star venue set just 4.5 km from Route 66. Founded in 1972, the hotel underwent a renovation in 2007.

The city center is about 30 minutes on foot. The property is neighboring an oceanarium and restaurants as well as Albuquerque Aquarium, which is around 15 minutes` walk.

The venue is a short walk to fairgrounds and shops.

The hotel enjoys a stunning location within 15 minutes' drive from Albuquerque International airport.

Rooms

Best Western Plus Rio Grande Inn is an excellent hotel of 4 floors featuring non-smoking rooms including king room, queen room and first-floor double room. The rooms combine simple décor with hand-crafted furnishings creating a warm atmosphere.

Eat & Drink

A fine selection of local dishes is served at the outdoor restaurant. Signature drinks are offered in the lounge bar. Offering various dining options, Albuquerque Bar & Grill and St. Clair Winery and Bistro are about 5-minute walk away.

A full breakfast is served at affordable prices. 

Services

Free parking, a vending machine and a luggage storage for general use and computer equipment, a business centre and a conference room for work can be found on-site.

Relax

A casino and a heated swimming pool are also offered on the premises. For active guests a gym and a fitness centre are provided.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Public parking is possible on site for free.

Year renovated:   2007.  Number of floors:   4.  Number of rooms:   173.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Wi-Fi
  • On-site parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Public areas with access for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Currency exchange
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Coffee shop
  • Vending machines
  • Carte blanche
  • Lobby
  • Multilingual staff

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center

Services

  • Free airport shuttle
  • City shuttle service
  • Room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Wedding services
  • Wake up service
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Bar/ Lounge area
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Business services
  • Computer rental
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/ Baby cots

Leisure facilities

  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Jacuzzi

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Individual heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Connecting rooms
  • Dressing area
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Shared bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Bathtub
  • Hair dryer
  • Room toiletries

Self-catering

  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • iHome
  • Voice mail
  • Data ports
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor
  • Blackout curtains

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 3 pm FREE
Check-out until 12 pm FREE

Children and extra beds

One child
0 - 2 years
Crib FREE
Existing bedding FREE
All children
3 - 18 years
Existing bedding FREE
Maximum capacity of cribs and extra beds depends on the room you book. Please check room details before you make a reservation.

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

1015 Rio Grande Boulevard Nw, Albuquerque, United States, 87104-2031

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City Center
  • Albuquerque
    2.9 km
Airports
Restaurants
  • Albuquerque Bar & Grill (cuisine: American, Southwestern, Mexican)
    40 m
  • St. Clair Winery and Bistro (cuisine: American)
    140 m
Beaches
  • Tingley Beach
    2.0 km
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2007
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    173

Rooms and availability

Best Western Plus Rio Grande Inn photos Room
Queen Room
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 2 Queen-size beds, 1 Single bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Non-smoking
    • Coffee machine
    • Bathtub
    • + More
  • General:High speed internet
  • Safe deposit box
  • Facilities for disabled
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Carpeted floor
  • Connecting room
  • Voice mail
  • Local calls
  • Telephone
  • Upper floors accessible by lift
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Microwave
  • Mini-refrigerator
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Room Description:

DOUBLE KING BED NON SMOKING

First-Floor Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Non-smoking
    • Bathtub
    • + More
  • General:Facilities for disabled
  • Bathroom:Grab bars in bathroom
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Mini-refrigerator
  • Media:LCD TV
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Room Description:

Our mobility accessible two double bedded room offers a 42-inch HD LCD TV, MP3 alarm clock radio, coffee maker, mini refrigerator and tub/shower with grab bars. This first floor room is also near mobility accessible parking, has closed-caption televisions, lowered peepholes and visual smoke and fire alarms.

Best Western Plus Rio Grande Inn photos Room
King Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed, 1 Single bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Non-smoking
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:High speed internet
  • Safe deposit box
  • Work desk
  • Connecting room
  • Voice mail
  • Local calls
  • Speaker phone
  • Bathroom:Hair dryer
  • Bedding:Murphy bed
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Microwave
  • Mini-refrigerator
  • Media:LCD TV
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Room Description:

This king room has a Murphy bed and offers a 42-inch HD LCD TV, MP3 alarm clock radio, coffee maker and mini refrigerator. The king bed can be folded into the wall by our staff for additional space during the day. Southwestern decor and handcrafted furniture compliment modern amenities like free Wi-Fi Internet access and over 100+ HD satellite channels.

Business Plus King Room
  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Non-smoking
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:High speed internet
  • Safe deposit box
  • Work desk
  • Connecting room
  • Ergonomic chair
  • Voice mail
  • Local calls
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Hair dryer
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Microwave
  • Mini-refrigerator
  • Media:LCD TV
  • iHome
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Room Description:

Our king business room offers a 42-inch HD LCD TV, iHome Bluetooth alarm clock radio, coffee maker, mini refrigerator and an in-room safe. An additional phone, extra electrical outlets, Ethernet connection, desk and ergonomic chair compliment the traditional Southwestern decor.

Best Western Plus Rio Grande Inn photos Room
Executive King Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed, 1 Single bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Non-smoking
    • Coffee machine
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Carpeted floor
  • Connecting room
  • Telephone
  • Upper floors accessible by lift
  • Laptop safe box
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Refrigerator
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • iPod docking station
  • Radio
Best Western Plus Rio Grande Inn photos Room
Economy King Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed, 1 Single bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Non-smoking
    • Coffee machine
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Carpeted floor
  • Connecting room
  • Telephone
  • Upper floors accessible by lift
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Refrigerator
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Business King Room
  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • + More
  • General:Internet access
Room Description:

DOUBLE BUSINESS KING BED

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What's nearby

Tourist attractions

  • Amtrak3.1 km

Popular areas

  • Old Town2.7 km

Convention centers

Amusement

  • Rio Grande Community Farm1.4 km
  • White Rose Bingo2.6 km

Museums

  • Albuquerque Museum of Art and History700 m
  • New Mexico Museum of Natural History900 m
  • Museum of Turquoise900 m
  • Rattlesnake Museum and Gift Shop900 m
  • Indian Pueblo Cultural Ctr1.4 km
  • Arts Crawl-Aaba1.8 km
  • Art Street2.2 km
  • New Mexico Holocoust2.7 km
  • Magnifico2.7 km
  • Fort 105 Studios2.8 km
  • Wheels Museum2.9 km
  • New Mexico Hispano Entertainrs3.4 km

Parks

Arboretum, Green spaces, Zoos

Space related

  • Lodestar Astronomy Center900 m

Medical care and Hospitals

  • Turquoise Lodge2.9 km
  • Desert Hills Hospital3.2 km
  • Kindred Hospital - Albuquerque3.3 km
  • St Joseph Medical Center3.4 km

Local attractions

  • New Mexico Steam Locomotive and Railroad Historical Society1.6 km
    1833 8th Street NW, Albuquerque
  • Telephone Museum of New Mexico2.8 km
    110 Fourth Street NW, Albuquerque
  • Rio Grande Nature Center State Park3.0 km
    2901 Candelaria Rd. NW, Albuquerque
  • Tingley Beach2.0 km
    Tingley Drive, Albuquerque
  • Nob Hill2.8 km
    Central Avenue, Albuquerque

Near the hotel

  • Albuquerque Museum680 m
    2000 Mountain Road NW, Albuquerque
  • New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science950 m
    1801 Mountain Rd. NW, Albuquerque
  • American International Rattlesnake Museum970 m
    202 San Felipe NW, Albuquerque
  • Indian Pueblo Cultural Center1.4 km
    2401 12th St NW, Albuquerque
  • San Felipe de Neri Church870 m
    2005 North Plaza, Albuquerque
  • Tiguex Park940 m
    1800 Mountain Rd, Albuquerque
  • Turquoise Museum970 m
    2107 Central Avenue NW, Albuquerque

Restaurants nearby

  • Albuquerque Bar & Grill40 m

    Address: 1015 Rio Grande Boulevard Northwest
    Phone: 505.217.1619

    60% likes this, based on 27 reviews
    Cuisine: American, Southwestern, Mexican
    Price Range: CAD 6 - CAD 29

  • Garduno's at Old Town340 m

    Address: 800 Rio Grande Blvd NW
    Phone: 505-222-8766

    77% likes this, based on 89 reviews
    Cuisine: Spanish, Mexican
    Price Range: CAD 11 - CAD 25

  • Blake's Lotaburger400 m

    Address: 777 Rio Grande Blvd NW
    Phone: (505) 243-8343

  • St. Clair Winery and Bistro140 m

    Address: 901 Rio Grande NW
    Phone: 505-243-9916

    68% likes this, based on 237 reviews
    Cuisine: American
    Price Range: CAD 15 - CAD 40

  • Cristobals340 m

    Address: 800 Rio Grande Blvd NW
    Phone: 505-222-8700

    60% likes this, based on 39 reviews

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2007
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    173

Best Western Plus Rio Grande Inn Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Best Western Plus Rio Grande Inn

Average guest rating

7.2out of 10
Very good
Based on 20 reviews

Guest reviews

  • Couple
    7.4

    the restaurant service and food was very poor.

  • Older travelers
    7.8

    It was good value for the money. It was well-located being within walking distance of Old Town Albuquerque and economical freeing up funds for those activities--touring, shopping, dining--that one might wish to d in old town. It is readily freeway accessible to the freeway to do that travel to the natural settongs for which one might visit Albuquerque.

  • Family with children
    6.2

    A/C was loud didnt get much sleep

  • Older travelers
    8.2

    Staff was great, very helpful and accomodating. Room was good size, good value, and the pool was convenient for family time following a day of shopping within walking distance. Restaurant choices were also within walking distance.

  • Family with children
    6.6

    Restaurant on site, convenient.

    Elevator on East side would not stop on third floor. Guess they might have mentioned that since we were on third floor! Couldn't cost that much to fix guys! Check in clerk must have been having a bad day, as she was curt & right on the edge of rude and definitely not friendly.

  • Single
    10.0

    Friendly and helpful staff, clean room, I ran off and left my cell phone in the room, called after I arrived home, they mailed it to me!

  • Single
    7.0

    The room was big, clean, good furniture. The staff is friendly. The shuttle service is very helpful.

    The breakfast is not include and if there weren't for the Sturbucks located at the mini plaza near the hotel I must be obligated to eat it here.

  • Single
    7.8

    Location -- easy access to freeway and to other Old Town locations where I had family function going on

    Size of elevators -- too small for a hotel as busy as this seemed to be.

  • Older travelers
    8.8

    Location, excellently maintained, super helpful desk staff.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

1015 Rio Grande Boulevard Nw, Albuquerque, United States, 87104-2031

Get directions
City Center
  • Albuquerque
    2.9 km
Airports
Restaurants
  • Albuquerque Bar & Grill (cuisine: American, Southwestern, Mexican)
    40 m
  • St. Clair Winery and Bistro (cuisine: American)
    140 m
Beaches
  • Tingley Beach
    2.0 km
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2007
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    173