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El Vado Motel

2500 Central SW, Albuquerque, NM 87104

+1 505 361 1667

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based on 320 reviews

About El Vado Motel, Albuquerque

Value for money

Offering a swimming pool, El Vado Motel is situated in Albuquerque and is a short walk from Albuquerque Biological Park, ABQ Biopark Botanic Garden and Albuquerque Aquarium. It is located a brief stroll from Albuquerque Little Theatre. There are a variety of amenities available to guests of the motel, such as a safe, free Wi-Fi and meeting rooms. In addition, the multilingual staff are on hand to provide assistance. El Vado Motel is situated amongst the area's well-known sightseeing attractions, including Albuquerque Museum, which is within walking distance. University of New Mexico is an easy car trip away.

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Deluxe Rooms - Water view


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Standard Rooms - Lake view


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Motel Amenities & Facilities

  • Outdoor pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Coffee machine
  • Coffee shop
  • Free parking
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV

Accessibility and suitability

  • Entire unit located on ground floor
  • Entire unit wheelchair accessible
  • Multi-lingual staff
  • Hypoallergenic
  • Hypoallergenic pillow
  • No smoking
  • Lowered sink
  • Non-feather pillow
  • Designated smoking area
  • Private entrance
  • Increased accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Shower chair
  • Adapted bath
  • Allergy-free room
  • Toilet with grab rails


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


  • Family rooms
  • Garden view
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Inner courtyard view
  • Landmark view
  • Mountain view
  • Pool view
  • Storage available
  • Seating area
  • Sofa
  • Soundproofing
  • Telephone
  • Carpeted

Health and safety

  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Physical distancing rules
  • Property is cleaned by professional cleaning companies
  • Process in place to check health of guests
  • Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • Guest accommodation sealed after cleaning
  • 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

Services and conveniences

  • Wake-up service
  • Concierge service
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Tour desk
  • Key access
  • Key card access
  • Express check-out
  • 24hr front desk
  • Conference rooms
  • Safety deposit box


  • Hairdryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Private bathroom
  • Raised toilet
  • Shower
  • Shower cap
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Walk-in shower


  • Heated pool
  • Outdoor pool
  • Plunge pool
  • Pool towels
  • Pool with a view
  • Saltwater pool

Media and entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • TV
  • Smartphone dock


  • Outdoor dining area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Garden
  • Terrace/Patio
  • Beach towels


  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Coffee shop
  • Refrigerator
  • Coffee machine


  • Socket near the bed
  • Alarm clock
  • Sofa bed
  • Wardrobe or closet

Things to do

  • Shops (on site)
  • Golf
  • Cycling
  • Hiking

Parking and transportation

  • Free parking
  • Private parking


  • Fax/photocopying
  • Desk


  • Iron and ironing board

Places of interest near El Vado Motel

Attractions in Albuquerque, New Mexico curated by momondo

El Vado Motel location: 2500 Central SW, Albuquerque, NM 87104

Restaurants and Cafés

San Esteban Restaurant0.2 mi
Lams Chinese Restaurant0.2 mi
Old Town Pizza Parlor0.3 mi
Rio Grande Bar & Grill0.3 mi

El Vado Motel Reviews

ExcellentBased on 320 verified guest reviews

Pros +
  • Nice room with very helpful stafff. (in 18 reviews)
  • "Friendly staff, fun rooms, great are!" (in 16 reviews)
  • Great location with super fun atmosphere (in 10 reviews)
Cons -
  • Loved it all apart from the polystyrene cups! (in 2 reviews)
  • Plus there are little shops and eateries that are part of the motel property. (in 1 review)

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Check in anytime after 3:00 PM, check out anytime before 11:00 AM


Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.

Frequently asked questions

  • El Vado Motel does have a restaurant on site that guests and non-guests can use. Ask the front desk for kitchen hours or call El Vado Motel at +1 505 361 1667.

  • Yes, El Vado Motel has a pool that customers can use. Typically, hotel pools have restrictions based on the time of day so be sure to speak to the front desk before using the pool.

  • The city center nearest to El Vado Motel is Albuquerque, which is 1.6 mi away from the hotel’s front door. There, you can find Albuquerque Convention Center, which is a popular sight in the area.

  • The best contact number for El Vado Motel is +1 505 361 1667.

  • Yes, El Vado Motel has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

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