United States > New Mexico > Albuquerque Hotels >  Best Western Plus Rio Grande Inn

Best Western Plus Rio Grande Inn

1015 Rio Grande Boulevard NW
Albuquerque, NM 87104
Nightly Rates: ($98.99 - $174.99)
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating: 4 of 5 stars
Based on 1204 reviews Read Recent Reviews
Hotel Information
Photos / Media
Map / Directions
Nearby Attractions

Hotel Description:

Welcome to Best Western Plus Rio Grande Inn! Are you looking for a clean, comfortable hotel near Albuquerque Bio Park? Our Albuquerque hotel is conveniently close to all the top destinations. At our Route 66 hotel, guests are treated like family. Were your go-to property for receptions, parties and reunions. Whether you need a hotel near Old Town Albuquerque for a special event or a hotel near Albuquerque museums for a vacation filled with culture, count on us to provide you with the best hospitality in town. Our proximity to Old Town Albuquerque is a big reason why many guests choose to stay at our Albuquerque hotel. Were close to the downtown area where theres the convention center, shopping and dining. We welcome groups here for special events at the center, couples on romantic getaways or families who are looking for the best eateries and toy stores in town. With full-service amenities and a friendly staff committed to making you comfortable, everything you need is right here. As a hotel near I-40, guests at our Albuquerque hotel are minutes from the International Balloon Fiesta and University of New Mexico sports, and theres great proximity to 19 Indian Pueblos. The famous Pow Wow, the Gathering of the Nations, also takes place nearby. This Albuquerque hotel boasts an incredible meeting space, perfect for a special event or to be at the disposal of business travelers. The Sandia Tram Casinos are a short drive away and the Acoma Pueblo is also nearby. Were close to Santa Fe and offer unbeatable proximity to the Amtrak station. Close to art galleries, theres no shortage of things to do or see here. Business travelers with the Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA), Department of Energy, Bureau of Land Management and US Forest Service depend on our Albuquerque hotel to provide the peace and quiet necessary for a successful trip. In addition to public servants, many corporate employees also stay here. Reserve your next stay at Best Western Plus

Check In:  3:00 PM
Check Out:  12:00 PM

Native currency:  American Dollars
Number of floors:  4
Number of rooms:  173
Number of suites:  2
Time zone:  MST


Church St Cafe: 0.30 mile(s) from Church St Cafe, Full Service, Mexican, Open for: lunch, dinner,
Starbucks: Adjacent to Starbucks, Coffee Shop, American, Open for: breakfast, 5:30 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
PF Changs: 6.00 mile(s) from PF Changs, Full Service, Chinese, Open for: lunch, dinner, 11:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m.
Sadies: 4.40 mile(s) from Sadies, Full Service, Mexican, Open for: lunch, dinner,
Texas Land and Cattle Ste: 6.00 mile(s) from Texas Land and Cattle Ste, Bar/Lounge, Steak House, Open for: dinner, Tuesday thru Saturday from 4:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.; Sunday 10:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Little Anitas: 0.20 mile(s) from Little Anitas, Full Service, Mexican, Open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner, 11:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m.
The Dog House: 1.45 mile(s) from The Dog House, Fast Food, American, Open for: lunch, dinner,
Bravo Cucina Italiana: 6.70 mile(s) from Bravo Cucina Italiana, Full Service, Italian, Open for: dinner,
Zia Lounge: Zia Lounge, on premises, Bar/Lounge, American, Open for: dinner, Open 4:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.
Artichoke Cafe: 3.50 mile(s) from Artichoke Cafe, Full Service, Continental, Open for: dinner,
La Hacienda: 0.50 mile(s) from La Hacienda, Full Service, Mexican, Open for: lunch, dinner, American/Mexican, 11:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. till 9:30 on weekends
El Pinto: 9.00 mile(s) from El Pinto, Full Service, Mexican, Open for: lunch, dinner, New Mexican, 11:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Route 66 Diner: 4.6 mile(s) from Route 66 Diner, Cafe, American, Open for: lunch, dinner,
Jinja's: 10.80 mile(s) from Jinja's, Full Service, Vegetarian, Open for: lunch, dinner,
Seasons Restaurant: 0.20 mile(s) from Seasons Restaurant, Full Service, Continental, Open for: lunch, dinner, 11:30 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Yanni's: 4.50 mile(s) from Yanni's, Full Service, Mediterranean, Open for: dinner,
Lams Chinese: 1.00 mile(s) from Lams Chinese, Full Service, Chinese, Open for: lunch, dinner, 11:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.
St Clair Winery and Bistr: Adjacent to St Clair Winery and Bistr, Full Service, Continental, Open for: lunch, dinner,
The Standard Diner: 3.50 mile(s) from The Standard Diner, Cafe, American, Open for: lunch, dinner,
High Noon: 0.30 mile(s) from High Noon, Full Service, Steak House, Open for: lunch, dinner, Steaks, pasta and seafood, 11:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m.
Monte Carlo's Steak House: 2.05 mile(s) from Monte Carlo's Steak House, Full Service, Steak House, Open for: dinner,
Tucanos: 2.00 mile(s) from Tucanos, Full Service, International, Open for: lunch, dinner, Carribean cuisine, 11:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.
Albuquerque Grill: Albuquerque Grill, on premises, Full Service, American, Open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner, Southwestern/American, open 6:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m., and room service is available
Il Vicino: 4.80 mile(s) from Il Vicino, Full Service, Italian, Open for: dinner,
High Finance: 15.00 mile(s) from High Finance, Full Service, Continental, Open for: lunch, dinner, 11:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.


Snow skiing - SNOW SKIING
Cardiovascular exercise - EXCKOT
Fishing - 14.00 mile(s) from Isleta Fishing Lakes
Gym - Universal gym
Hot tub - Hot tub
Pool - Children's activities Heated Year-Round Outdoor Swimming Pool
Outdoor pool - Outdoor pool Heated Pool converts to a heated "domed" indoor pool between the months of November through March.

Room Info:

1 QUEEN BED: Queen bed, Non-smoking, Internet access, Refrigerator, Coffee/Tea maker
1 KING BED: King bed, Non-smoking, Internet access, Refrigerator, Coffee/Tea maker
2 QUEEN BEDS: Queen bed, Non-smoking, Internet access, Refrigerator, Coffee/Tea maker
1 KING BED: King bed, Non-smoking, Internet access, Refrigerator
1 KING BED: King bed, Non-smoking, Internet access, Refrigerator, Coffee/Tea maker
2 DOUBLE BEDS: Double beds, Non-smoking
1 KING BED: King bed, Non-smoking
1 KING BED: King bed, Non-smoking

Meeting Facilities:

Accommodates up to 150: Accommodates up to 150

Hotel Amenities:

(additional fees may apply to certain amenities)

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Air conditioning
  • Business center
  • Complimentary in-room coffee or tea
  • Conference facilities
  • Data port
  • Express check-out
  • Free parking
  • Hairdryer
  • High speed wireless
  • Live entertainment
  • Multilingual staff
  • Outdoor pool
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Security
  • Voice mail
  • Wireless internet connection in public areas
  • AM/FM radio
  • Alarm clock
  • Cable television
  • Complimentary newspaper in lobby
  • Connecting rooms
  • Desk
  • Fax service
  • Free transportation
  • Heated pool
  • Ice machine
  • Lounges/bars
  • Non-smoking rooms (generic)
  • Parking lot
  • Premium movie channels
  • Room service
  • Speaker phone
  • Wake-up calls
  • Accessible facilities
  • All public areas non-smoking
  • Cocktail lounge
  • Concierge desk
  • Cribs
  • Elevators
  • Free local calls
  • Front desk
  • High speed internet access
  • Interior corridors
  • Meeting rooms
  • Onsite laundry
  • Pets allowed
  • Recreational vehicle parking
  • Safe
  • Transportation
  • Wedding services
  • Air conditioning
  • Bell staff/porter
  • Coffee/Tea maker
  • Concierge lounge
  • Data port
  • Exercise gym
  • Free newspaper
  • Hair dryer
  • High speed internet connection
  • Ironing board
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor parking
  • Photocopy center
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe deposit box
  • Truck parking
  • Wheel chair access

Photo Gallery:


Sorry there are no virtual tours available for this hotel at this time.


Location Description:
From: the north. Follow Interstate 25 South to the Interstate 40 Westbound Interchange. Proceed west on Interstate 40 to Exit 157A onto Rio Grande Boulevard. The Best Western Plus Rio Grande Inn is located two miles west of the Albuquerque Convention Center and downtown business district. From: the south. Follow Interstate 25 North to the Interstate 40 Westbound Interchange. Proceed west on Interstate 40 to Exit 157A onto Rio Grande Boulevard. The Best Western Plus Rio Grande Inn is located two miles west of the Albuquerque Convention Center and downtown business district. From: the east. Follow Interstate 40 West to Exit 157A onto Rio Grande Boulevard, south of Interstate 40 on west side of street. The Best Western Plus Rio Grande Inn is located two miles west of the Albuquerque Convention Center and downtown business district. From: the west. Follow Interstate 40 East to Exit 157A onto Rio Grande Boulevard, south of Interstate 40 on west side of street. The Best Western Plus Rio Grande Inn is located
Albuquerque International Airport

Angel Fire153 mile(s) from Angel Fire

Acoma Pueblo61.00 mile(s) from Acoma Pueblo

Las Cruces226 mile(s) from Las Cruces

El Paso,269 mile(s) from El Paso, TX

Durango,215 mile(s) from Durango, CO

Rio Rancho15.30 mile(s) from Rio Rancho

Trinidad251 mile(s) from Trinidad

Socorro79.60 mile(s) from Socorro

Denver,447 mile(s) from Denver, CO

Santa Fe63.00 mile(s) from Santa Fe

Espanola88.20 mile(s) from Espanola

Pueblo,337 mile(s) from Pueblo, CO

Bernalillo17.90 mile(s) from Bernalillo

Shiprock229 mile(s) from Shiprock

Colorado Springs,378 mile(s) from Colorado Springs, CO

Corrales11.60 mile(s) from Corrales

Los Lunas27.20 mile(s) from Los Lunas

Taos131 mile(s) from Taos

Gallup135 mile(s) from Gallup

Raton229 mile(s) from Raton

Belen37.00 mile(s) from Belen

Pagosa Springs,215 mile(s) from Pagosa Springs, CO

Castle Rock,419 mile(s) from Castle Rock, CO

Farmington184 mile(s) from Farmington

Truth or Consequences153 mile(s) from Truth or Consequences

Coronado Mall,6.30 mile(s) from Coronado Mall, indoor shopping mall

Buffalo Exchange6.07 mile(s) from Buffalo Exchange

Talin Market7.55 mile(s) from Talin Market

Lily Barrack2.54 mile(s) from Lily Barrack

Burlington Coat Factory6.31 mile(s) from Burlington Coat Factory

Cottonwood Mall,9.02 mile(s) from Cottonwood Mall, indoor shopping mall

Rancher's Pro Market1.76 mile(s) from Rancher's Pro Market

State Fair Flea Market6.95 mile(s) from State Fair Flea Market

Ross6.31 mile(s) from Ross

Old Town,0.30 mile(s) from Old Town, historic neighborhood with over 150 shops, restaurants, and galleries

Uptown ABQ,6.30 mile(s) from Uptown ABQ, open air shopping mall

Wal-Mart2.23 mile(s) from Wal-Mart

Pet Co6.69 mile(s) from Pet Co

Best Buy8.90 mile(s) from Best Buy

La Montanita1.05 mile(s) from La Montanita

Nob Hill,5.45 mile(s) from Nob Hill, artistic neighborhood

Bow Wow Blues2.39 mile(s) from Bow Wow Blues

Hastings6.42 mile(s) from Hastings

World Market4.46 mile(s) from World Market

Walgreen's0.63 mile(s) from Walgreen's

Birdland5.92 mile(s) from Birdland

Target8.27 mile(s) from Target

Shoes on a Shoestring9.10 mile(s) from Shoes on a Shoestring

Nambe0.70 mile(s) from Nambe

Bookworks2.54 mile(s) from Bookworks

Ethicon8.75 mile(s) from Ethicon

Con-Way Western Express7.00 mile(s) from Con-Way Western Express

Creamland Dairies LLC2.00 mile(s) from Creamland Dairies LLC

Sun Land International,1.00 mile(s) from Sun Land International, Truck Repair Facility

Presbyterian Hospital5.00 mile(s) from Presbyterian Hospital

Kirtland Air Force Base8.66 mile(s) from Kirtland Air Force Base

Rush Truck Center,3.00 mile(s) from Rush Truck Center, Truck Repair Facility

Albuquerque Freightliner,7.00 mile(s) from Albuquerque Freightliner, Truck Repair Facility

Lockheed Martin8.00 mile(s) from Lockheed Martin

UNM Hospital5.00 mile(s) from UNM Hospital

Sandia National Labs10.28 mile(s) from Sandia National Labs

US Forest Service2.37 mile(s) from US Forest Service

The Bell Group6.00 mile(s) from The Bell Group

VA Hospital8.00 mile(s) from VA Hospital

HP15.00 mile(s) from HP

BIA,1.00 mile(s) from BIA, Bureau of Indian Affairs

Coca-Cola5.00 mile(s) from Coca-Cola

Honeywell5.00 mile(s) from Honeywell

Sony Pictures Entertainm2.68 mile(s) from Sony Pictures Entertainm

PNM,2.00 mile(s) from PNM, Energy Service Co.

Intel11.78 mile(s) from Intel

General Mills9.80 mile(s) from General Mills

Dima6.44 mile(s) from Dima

University of St Francis7.34 mile(s) from University of St Francis

New Mexcio Tech5.63 mile(s) from New Mexcio Tech

Albuquerque Barber Colleg7.05 mile(s) from Albuquerque Barber Colleg

University of Phoenix10.60 mile(s) from University of Phoenix

SW Accupuncture College9.00 mile(s) from SW Accupuncture College

Webster University5.50 mile(s) from Webster University

Brookline College2.77 mile(s) from Brookline College

Apollo College2.71 mile(s) from Apollo College

Highlands University-Rio12.00 mile(s) from Highlands University-Rio

ITT Tech8.12 mile(s) from ITT Tech

University of New Mexico,5.00 mile(s) from University of New Mexico, Main Campus

CNM5.65 mile(s) from CNM

CNM Community College,5.00 mile(s) from CNM Community College, Central New Mexico, Main

College of Santa Fe-ABQ5.74 mile(s) from College of Santa Fe-ABQ

Bikram's Yoga College4.32 mile(s) from Bikram's Yoga College

Brown Mackie College9.00 mile(s) from Brown Mackie College

New Mexico State Universi7.00 mile(s) from New Mexico State Universi

SIPI7.50 mile(s) from SIPI

Century University5.80 mile(s) from Century University

The Art Center Design Col6.30 mile(s) from The Art Center Design Col

National American Univers5.50 mile(s) from National American Univers

Early College Academy6.04 mile(s) from Early College Academy

University of NM Nursing6.03 mile(s) from University of NM Nursing

Trinity Southern Universi10.60 mile(s) from Trinity Southern Universi

Cliff's Amusement Park,10.00 mile(s) from Cliff's Amusement Park, Cliff s Amusement Park, Albuquerque, NM s premier theme park, offers the WaterMania! Water Park, great fun the whole family, and more.

Rio Grande Nature Center,2.00 mile(s) from Rio Grande Nature Center, Located on the Rio Grande flyway, the park offers excellent birdwatching opportunities throughout the year. There are indoor and outdoor wildlife viewing areas overlooking ponds, and trail access to the Rio

Historic Old Town,0.03 mile(s) from Historic Old Town, Historic Old Town has been the heart of Albuquerque since the city was founded here in 1706 by a group of Spanish families. The settlers organized their new town in the traditional Spanish colonial way, with a central

Unser Racing Museum,6.70 mile(s) from Unser Racing Museum, The Unser Racing Museum is a multi-dimensional museum experience utilizing modern technologies to educate and immerse the visitor in the exciting world of racing. Take a guided tour and learn about the Unser family

Isotopes Park,7.00 mile(s) from Isotopes Park, Opened in 2003, Isotopes Park is considered one of the finest facilities in baseball, incorporating state-of-the-art amenities with traditional charm and intimacy. Isotopes Park, affectionately called "The Lab," features

IPCC,1.42 mile(s) from IPCC, The Indian Pueblo Cultural Center's mission statement is "to preserve and perpetuate Pueblo culture and to advance understanding by presenting with dignity and respect, the accomplishments and evolving history of the Pueblo people

Balloon Fiesta Park,10.00 mile(s) from Balloon Fiesta Park, Balloon Fiesta Park is home to the spectacular annual Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta, as well as the Anderson-Abruzzo Albuquerque International Balloon Museum, and the Golf and Event Center.

Rattlesnake Museum,0.75 mile(s) from Rattlesnake Museum, The Rattlesnake Museum is an exciting and educational experience for the entire family. This animal conservation museum reveals the hundreds of ways that rattlesnakes and other "less desirable" animals have influenced

Turquoise Museum,2.00 mile(s) from Turquoise Museum, The Turquoise Museum and its collection of turquoise have been used as a source of information and pictures for over 40 years. Uncover the mystery of turquoise, delve into its rich history, learn about the different

Nob Hill,7.00 mile(s) from Nob Hill, Nob Hill is a vibrant district bursting with eclectic shops, swank dining, and chic nightspots. Route 66 neon signs and architecture combined with predominantly locally-owned shops, galleries and restaurants make Nob Hill a hip

NM Museum of Nat. History,0.50 mile(s) from NM Museum of Nat. History, The New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science preserves and interprets the distinctive natural and scientific heritage of our state through our extraordinary collections, research, exhibits and programs

Hinkle Family Fun Center,12.00 mile(s) from Hinkle Family Fun Center, ABQ's Premier Family Fun Destination featuring a 1/8 mile Go Cart Track, Wet & Wild Bumper Boats, two scenic 18 hole Miniature Golf Courses, two state of the art Game Rooms and Prize Centers with 200

The Pit,5.40 mile(s) from The Pit, The Pit is an arena in Albuquerque, New Mexico serving primarily as the home venue of the University of New Mexico Lobo basketball teams. The facility opened in 1966 as University Arena but soon gained the nickname "The Pit" due

Explora!,1.14 mile(s) from Explora!, Explora is a new kind of learning place, providing real experiences with real things that put people s learning in their own hands. Explora is part science center, part children s museum, part free-choice school, part grandma s

Albuquerque Museum of Art,0.06 mile(s) from Albuquerque Museum of Art, One of the Duke City's top attractions, the One of the Duke City's top attractions, the Albuquerque Museum offers a wealth of cultural and historical artifacts and works of art. From the ancient to post-modern,

Anderson Abruzzo Museum,10.30 mile(s) from Anderson Abruzzo Museum, The Anderson-Abruzzo Albuquerque International Balloon Museum showcases a vast collection of balloons, art work, and aerial artifacts. Our exhibits show the history of ballooning and highlights the science that

Rio Grande Zoo,2.18 mile(s) from Rio Grande Zoo, Located next to the Rio Grande in Albuquerque, New Mexico, the 64-acre Zoo has been offering guests close encounters with exotic and native animals since 1927.

National Atomic Museum,9.50 mile(s) from National Atomic Museum, The nation s only Congressionally chartered museum in its field. An intriguing place to learn the story of the Atomic Age. Exhibits spanning the early research of nuclear development through today s peaceful uses

Abq Convention Center,3.00 mile(s) from Abq Convention Center, The Albuquerque Convention Center is a multi-purpose event complex with over 270,000 square feet of meeting and exhibit space. We are located in the heart of vibrant downtown Albuquerque and are proudly managed by

Natl Hispanic Cultural Cr,5.00 mile(s) from Natl Hispanic Cultural Cr, The National Hispanic Cultural Center (NHCC) is dedicated to the preservation, promotion, and advancement of Hispanic culture, arts, and humanities. Since our grand opening in 2000, we have staged over 50 art

Petroglyph Natl Monument,6.31 mile(s) from Petroglyph Natl Monument, Petroglyph National Monument stretches 17 miles (27 km) along Albuquerque, New Mexico's West Mesa, a volcanic basalt escarpment that dominates the city s western horizon. Authorized June 27, 1990, the 7,236 acre

Sandia Peak Tram,16.00 mile(s) from Sandia Peak Tram, A trip on the Sandia Peak Aerial Tramway transports you above deep canyons and breathtaking terrain a distance of 2.7 miles. See some of nature s more dramatic beauty unfold before you. At sunset the desert skies

Route 66,0.75 mile(s) from Route 66, Historic neon signs still glow on old Route 66 through Albuquerque, which is now Central Avenue. Alongside the vintage signs, you'll see new versions put up by businesses that are continuing the aesthetic traditions of old

Botanic Gardens,1.00 mile(s) from Botanic Gardens, Explore over one and a half miles of paths through formal and whimsical gardens designed to delight your senses.

Albuquerque Aquarium,1.00 mile(s) from Albuquerque Aquarium, Part of the ABQ BioPark. Located next to the Rio Grande in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Take a journey down the Rio Grande from Albuquerque to the Gulf of Mexico, visiting aquatic animals along the way.

Attractions & Areas of Interest Near Best Western Plus Rio Grande Inn:

St. Augustine Mission Church

Albuquerque Convention Center

New Mexico State Fair

Roosevelt Park

LodeStar Astronomy Center

Sandia Peak Tramway

Old Town
Route 66

University of New Mexico
Home|FAQ|Contact Us|Security|My Reservations

Please be patient while we process your request.