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Best Western Plus Rio Grande Inn

1015 Rio Grande Boulevard NW, Albuquerque, NM 87104-2031

+1 505 843 9500

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based on 493 reviews

About Best Western Plus Rio Grande Inn, Albuquerque

Value for money

Stay at one of the Route 66 hotels in Albuquerque, NM, Old Town when you want easy access to the charming sites and the convention center in Albuquerque. The Best Western Plus Rio Grande Inn is conveniently located near several attractions and business sites, making it the perfect choice for leisure and business travelers looking for a comfortable hotel near Old Town. Enjoy the rich culture and wealth of dining and shopping options within minutes of our property. All of our non-smoking rooms are designed with your needs in mind. You’ll also enjoy deluxe amenities including concierge service, an outdoor heated pool and a fitness center featuring a Hoist® weight machine and cardio equipment. Enjoy meals at our very own Wild Avocado serving Southwestern and American fare or order room service to enjoy meals in the comfort of your room. Cork & Tap bar on the property is also open for dinner every day and is the perfect place to enjoy cocktails and good company. You’ll find several bistros, modern dining destinations and fast food restaurants within a few blocks of the hotel. If you’re here on business, enjoy easy access to the Albuquerque Bio Park, convention center and other downtown business sites. We offer airport shuttle service and onsite meeting space that can accommodate up to 150 guests. Our convenient location near I-40 makes it easy to travel to area offices and downtown entertainment venues during a business trip. Whether you’re in town for the International Balloon Festival or want to tour Albuquerque museums, enjoy all the comforts of home at our Route 66 hotel. Book your room at the Best Western Plus Rio Grande Inn on bestwestern.com to take advantage of our Low Rate Guarantee.

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Property safety measures

Heightened sanitation

Daily cleaning, increased availability of sanitation products.

Social distancing measures

Lobbies with safe social distancing.

Streamlined check-in and check-out.

Minimal contact with hotel personnel and other guests.

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Standard Rooms - Courtyard view


$142 totalExpedia
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Double Rooms - Lake view


$151 totalBooking.com
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King Rooms - Panoramic view
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Queen Rooms - Mountain view
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Other Rooms - Harbor view


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Hotel Amenities & Facilities

  • Outdoor pool
  • Spa and wellness center
  • Fitness center
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room service
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Coffee machine
  • Coffee shop

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Contactless check-in/check-out
  • Face masks for guests available
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Physical distancing rules
  • CCTV in common areas
  • CCTV outside property
  • Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Screens or physical barriers placed between staff and guests in appropriate areas
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitized
  • Delivered food is securely covered
  • Guests can opt-out of accommodation cleaning
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
  • First-aid kit
  • Safe

Accessibility and suitability

  • Entire unit located on ground floor
  • Entire unit wheelchair accessible
  • Multi-lingual staff
  • Hypoallergenic pillow
  • No smoking
  • Lowered sink
  • Non-feather pillow
  • Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
  • Increased accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Elevator
  • Shower chair
  • Accessible by elevator
  • Adapted bath
  • Toilet with grab rails
  • Upper floors accessible by elevator

Services and conveniences

  • Business center
  • Wake-up service
  • Concierge service
  • Currency exchange on-site
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Room service
  • Tour desk
  • Key card access
  • Express check-out
  • 24hr front desk
  • Conference rooms
  • Wedding services
  • Ticket service
  • Safety deposit box


  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Free toiletries
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Air-conditioned
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Shampoo
  • Body soap
  • Trash cans
  • Conditioner


  • Hairdryer
  • Private bathroom
  • Raised toilet
  • Shower
  • Shower cap
  • Bathtub
  • Spa bath
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Walk-in shower


  • Family rooms
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Inner courtyard view
  • Interconnected room(s) available
  • Mountain view
  • Storage available
  • River view
  • Telephone
  • Carpeted
  • City view


  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Coffee shop
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Refrigerator
  • Coffee machine
  • Vending machine (drinks)
  • Vending machine (snacks)

Pool and spa

  • Heated pool
  • Hot tub
  • Outdoor pool
  • Pool towels
  • Spa and wellness center

Media and entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Radio
  • Smartphone dock
  • TV

Parking and transportation

  • Free airport shuttle
  • Free parking
  • Shuttle service (free)
  • EV charging station


  • Socket near the bed
  • Alarm clock
  • Clothes rack
  • Wardrobe or closet


  • Computer use available
  • Fax/photocopying
  • Laptop safe
  • Desk


  • Laundry facilities
  • Laundry service
  • Iron and ironing board


  • Picnic area
  • Beach towels


  • Fitness center

Places of interest near Best Western Plus Rio Grande Inn

Attractions in Albuquerque, New Mexico curated by momondo

Best Western Plus Rio Grande Inn location: 1015 Rio Grande Boulevard NW, Albuquerque, NM 87104-2031

Restaurants and Cafés

Albuquerque Grill0.0 mi
Wild Avocado0.0 mi
St. Clair Winery & Bistro0.1 mi
Two Cranes Bistro + Brew0.1 mi

Best Western Plus Rio Grande Inn Reviews

GreatBased on 493 verified guest reviews

Pros +
  • Clean comfortable and super friendly staff. (in 71 reviews)
  • The location was perfect. (in 43 reviews)
  • Room was clean and modern! (in 38 reviews)
Cons -
  • The room air conditioner was noisy. (in 24 reviews)
  • Breakfast surprisingly was not included. (in 22 reviews)
  • Location to Old Town (in 15 reviews)

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Check in anytime after 3:00 PM, check out anytime before 12:00 PM


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Frequently asked questions

  • There is a $19/night difference in the average price of 3 star hotels in Albuquerque ($138/night) and the average nightly rate at Best Western Plus Rio Grande Inn ($119/night).

  • If there is no traffic, the 5.6 mi drive between Albuquerque and Best Western Plus Rio Grande Inn should only take about 16min. If your hotel is in a more metropolitan area, you may see the driving time increase due to traffic.

  • With parking available at Best Western Plus Rio Grande Inn, you could always rent a car for as low as $31/day and park it at the hotel. This would give you freedom while visiting Albuquerque. A great option for those not looking to rent a car while visiting Albuquerque would be to take the airport shuttle offered by Best Western Plus Rio Grande Inn. If you’re looking for a simple travel option from Albuquerque to Best Western Plus Rio Grande Inn, consider calling a taxi or rideshare service to take you to the hotel as well as around the city during your visit.

  • Yes, dogs and pets are welcome at Best Western Plus Rio Grande Inn.

  • Yes, Best Western Plus Rio Grande Inn does have a restaurant where you can sit down to eat or take food to go. There are also many other quality food options in Albuquerque for those looking for something different. If you are staying at Best Western Plus Rio Grande Inn, you are more than welcome to order food through the hotel’s room service menu.

  • Yes. Many momondo users traveling to Albuquerque specifically look for hotels with a pool. Best Western Plus Rio Grande Inn may have rules and guidelines for using the pool, so be sure to ask the front desk about things like pool hours.

  • Best Western Plus Rio Grande Inn is 1.7 mi away from the city center of Albuquerque, where you can find interesting sights such as Albuquerque Convention Center.

  • If you have questions about Best Western Plus Rio Grande Inn or your reservation, please call the front desk directly at +1 505 843 9500.

  • Yes, Best Western Plus Rio Grande Inn has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

  • Best Western Plus Rio Grande Inn does have a gym on-site that is available to hotel guests. Some hotel gyms may not have 24-hour access, so it is best to ask a front desk clerk for fitness center hours.

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