HOWARD JOHNSON RIO RANCHO

HOWARD JOHNSON RIO RANCHO

1465 Rio Rancho Dr. Se, Rio Rancho, NM 87124 United States (USA)
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2.0 Star Suburban Hotel in Sandoval County
35.23317-106.65837
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3.0/ 5

Based on 36 guest reviews

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  • Has an outdoor pool!
  • Free complimentary breakfast
  • The Avg. Group Discount is 25.6%!
  • Gym is available on property
  • 118 rooms in property
  • Check-out: 12
  • Groups/Meetings rating of 10.0/10
  • 8 conference rooms in property

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Room Types

Check Rates1 King Bed Room with Free Continental Breakfast Free Nk191 WiFi and Sleeper Sofa
Non-Smoking
Check Rates1 King Bed Room with Sofa Bed Free Continental Breakfast and Free WiFi
Non-Smoking
Check Rates1 Queen Bed Room with 2 Murphy Bed Freecontinental Breakfast Free WiFi Kitchenette
Non-Smoking
Check Rates2 Queen Bed Room with Free Continental Breakfast and Free WiFi
Non-Smoking
Check RatesBusiness Room 1 King Bed Courtyard Area
Non-Smoking
Check RatesCourtyard 2 Queen Bed Room with Free WiFi Kitchenette Nnq2 and Pool View
Non-Smoking
Check RatesCourtyard 2 Queen Bed Room with Sofa Bed Pool View Free WiFi and Mini Fridge
Non-Smoking
Check RatesRoom 1 King Bed
Non-Smoking
Check RatesRoom 1 Queen Bed
Non-Smoking
Check RatesRoom 2 Queen Beds
Non-Smoking
Check RatesRoom 2 Queen Beds Accessible
Non-Smoking
Check RatesRoom 2 Queen Beds Courtyard Area
Non-Smoking

Local Attractions

Attractions: Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta Park and Museum, Casinos, Quality Golf Courses, Albuquerque Rio Grande Zoo, Historic Route 66, Santa Fe Plaza and Old Town Albuquerque, Sandia Peak Aerial Tram, Albuquerque Petroglyphs, National Atomic Museum, Multiple Art and History Museums, Santa Ana Star Center, Pueblo Indian Cultural Center, Turquoise MuseumArea Businesses:Intel, Hewlett Packard, Sprint and Bank of America, Film Studios

Verified Reviews of Howard Johnson Rio Rancho

Below are the verified reviews from guests that we have booked recently:
"Average"
Overall Score3.0/ 5
Was a very good location to the gym, had a lot of places to eat, hotel was average.
(Group coordinator, booked 15 rooms), from US flag
29-Apr-2014 Verified Review, stayed from Fri Apr 25 to Sun Apr 27 2014 at a $48.00 group rate.

Customer Reviews of Howard Johnson Rio Rancho

3.0 out of 5.Based on 36 guest reviews, Average

Property Description

Located in the heart of the Land of Enchantment, this destination landmark & resort-style property is only 12 miles northwest of Downtown Albuquerque and close to an extensive number of area attractions and businesses. All of our property provides a complimentary continental breakfast. Our tastefully appointed rooms have king or queen beds with most modern conveniences, including high speed wireless internet access, free local and 800 calls, cable TV with HBO, voice-mail, workstation and a full, public business center. We are also “pet friendly.” Most rooms even have a refrigerator and/or microwave. Picture, if you will…. our serene 2-acre courtyard-a hidden garden so to speak, with acres of grass, tall ponderosa pines, cottonwoods, a picturesque gazebo and a variety of florals and even resident endangered Cooper Hawks. The courtyard also includes a seasonal outdoor swimming pool, a picturesque gazebo, and your memories are sure to last. This all awaits you and your family at the Inn’s Grand Courtyard.With multiple and variable conference rooms and a stunning grand ballroom, all totaling almost 10,000 square feet, The Howard Johnson Rio Rancho is the perfect place to hold your meetings, reunions, weddings, and formal events featuring many delectable meal and F&B options. Whether it’s breakfast, lunch, dinner or just a coffee break, you will be delighted with our service, select, and taste.

Details / Other Expenses

Check In:3
Check Out:12
Year of Last Renovation:2008
Floors:2
Rooms:118
Corridors:Both Interior and Exterior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms:118
Handicap Rooms:2
Suites:3
Room Windows:Windows Do Open
Cleaning Frequency:Daily
Meeting Rooms:8 View Spaces
Meeting Space:10000 sq. feet
Banquet Space:Holds 300 people
Dist. to Food/Bars:0.3 Mi
Dist. to 24hr Restaurant:2.0 Mi
Dist. to Nearest Gym:On-site
Lounge/Bar Hours:4
Pool Info:
Large outdoor pool 7am-10pm(Closed for maintenance June25-July10 2014)
Policies / Expenses
Cancellation:
4pm same day of arrival for individual reservations2 weeks days for groups
Nightly Parking:0
Typical Group Deposit:25%
Total Taxes:12.14%
Total Misc Fees:$0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
State Tax: 7.44%
Occupancy Tax: 5.00%
Parking Fee: 0.00 Per Night
Cleaning Fee: 0.00 Per Night
Gym Fee: 0.00 Per Day
Rooms Wireless Internet Fee: 0.00 Per Day
Rooms Wired Internet Fee: 0.00 Per Day
Meeting Wireless Internet Fee: 0.00 Per Day
Avg. Continental Breakfast Cost: 0.00 Per Person
Avg. Boxed Lunch Cost:12.00 Per Person
Avg. Plated Dinner Cost:16.00 Per Person
Avg. Buffet Dinner Cost:16.00 Per Person
Morning Break Cost:15.00 Per Person
Afternoon Break Cost:15.00 Per Person
Banquet Gallon of Coffee:25.00 Per Person
Banquet Soda: 2.00 Per Person
Banquet Bottled Water: 2.00 Per Person

Amenities / Features


Pet Friendly? Yes! Pets are allowed.
Pet Friendly with Charge $15.00 per pet per day, with credit Card required for deposit. Must be crated during housekeeping services and must not be left unattended ever.


  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • Baggage storage facilities
  • Camping or barbeque facilities
  • Central location
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Concierge service
  • Conference facilities
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: Discover
  • Credit card accepted: Diners Club
  • Electronic key card
  • Facilities for the disabled
  • Fax available
  • Fitness and health center
  • Free local calls
  • Hairdryer available
  • Handicap accessible
  • Ice Maker
  • Internet - wireless
  • Internet is Complimentary
  • Kitchen facilities
  • Laundry facilities
  • Microwave in room
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Office or business center
  • Pets allowed
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Private car parking
  • Private garden grounds
  • Quiet location
  • Radio in room
  • Refrigerator
  • Self controlled heating/cooling system
  • Shower
  • Swimming pool - outdoor
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Telephone - Free local calls
  • Television
  • TV - Free Cable
  • TV - Free HBO
  • TV room
  • Voicemail

Airport & Shuttle Information

Albuquerque SunPort Int'l Airport (ABQ) 15 miles, taxi

Local Shuttle Info: Hotel Shuttle available upon request w/limited local availability Airport charges apply

Airport Shuttle? Sorry, no airport shuttle available.

Breakfast Information

Our complimentary Rise & Dine breakfast boasts freshly brewed coffee, hot & cold teas and fresh fruit juices. Our baked pastries, muffins and bread selection, as well as an array of hot and cold cereals, waffles and sausage provide a great combination of traditional breakfast items for a fast & relaxing breakfast experience!

Previously known as:
Best Western Rio Rancho Inn, Inn at Rio Rancho, Rio Rancho Inn & Conference Center

Seasonality of Hotel Rates at Howard Johnson Rio Rancho

Rate fluctuations of Howard Johnson Rio Rancho

The chart above shows seasonality of prices for both our group prices and the best individual traveler rates our system could find at the time the group/meeting bid was submitted. The best group/meeting discount shown is 55.8% in June 2012 and the highest average individual rate is $156 in the month of June 2012. This chart will show past seasonality and also project future months. If you are flexible with dates, you may want to consider staying at Howard Johnson Rio Rancho in a month when rates are lower.

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Meeting Rooms and Banquet Rooms at Howard Johnson Rio Rancho

Below are the meeting, banquet, conference and event spaces at Howard Johnson Rio Rancho.

Feel free to use the Howard Johnson Rio Rancho meeting space capacities chart below to help in your event planning. Hotel Planner specializes in Rio Rancho event planning for sleeping rooms and meeting space for corporate events, weddings, parties, conventions, negotiated rates and trade shows.

Meeting Room Name L x W x H
(Feet)
Size
(sqft.)
Banquet
5'/6'
Banquet Space Layout
Crescent
Crescent Tables Layout
Classroom
Classroom Meeting Layout
Hollow
Square
Hollow Square Table Layout
U-Shape
U Shape Meeting Layout
Boardroom
Boardroom Meeting Space
Convention
8'/10'
Convention Booth Layout
Theater
Theater Layout
Reception
Reception Desk for Meeting
Regist.
Desk
Registration Desk for Meeting
Ballroom75 x 63 x 124725--/350--250100135100--/--350----
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Ballroom

The Inn at Rio Rancho Hotel & Conference Center offers approx 5,000 sq ft of Grand Ballroom which includes: The Rio Rancho room, The Taos room, The Sante Fe room, that may be divided into (3)equal sections plus a total of (4) breakout rooms including: The Paradise room, The Saratoga room, The Sunset room, The Sunset II room, each room comfortably accommodating up to (50) guests. The exterior Grand Courtyard can accommodate up to 200 guests and is ideal for all fair weather events including wedding receptions & ceremonies. All Meeting-Event space is modern and comfortable. Pricing may be negotiable with minimum (F & B) purchases and party size. Over 10,000 sq ft total Event space available!
Room Type:
Ballroom
Total Size:
4725 Sq. Feet
Dimensions:
75 x 63 x 12 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
19
Columns:
0
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
Yes
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Half Day Rental:
$1800.00 USD
Full Day Rental:
$1800.00 USD
Evening Rental:
$1800.00 USD
*FREE high-speed wireless INTERNET*FREE Daily Expanded Continental Breakfast (20+ items) for all Guests*Discount w/minimum F&B purchase
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Santa Fe
63 x 25 x 121575--/100--753845----/--112----
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Santa Fe

Room Type:
Ballroom Section
Total Size:
1575 Sq. Feet
Dimensions:
63 x 25 x 12 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
19
Columns:
0
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Half Day Rental:
$600.00 USD
Full Day Rental:
$600.00 USD
Evening Rental:
$600.00 USD
*FREE high-speed wireless INTERNET*FREE Daily Expanded Continental Breakfast (20+ items) for all Guests*Discount w/minimum F&B purchase
Taos
63 x 25 x 121575--/100--753845----/--112----
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Taos

Room Type:
Ballroom Section
Total Size:
1575 Sq. Feet
Dimensions:
63 x 25 x 12 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
12
Columns:
0
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Half Day Rental:
$600.00 USD
Full Day Rental:
$600.00 USD
Evening Rental:
$600.00 USD
*FREE high-speed wireless INTERNET*FREE Daily Expanded Continental Breakfast (20+ items) for all Guests*Discount w/minimum F&B purchase
Rio Rancho
63 x 25 x 121575--/100--753845----/--112----
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Rio Rancho

Room Type:
Ballroom Section
Total Size:
1575 Sq. Feet
Dimensions:
63 x 25 x 12 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
12
Columns:
0
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Half Day Rental:
$600.00 USD
Full Day Rental:
$600.00 USD
Evening Rental:
$600.00 USD
*FREE high-speed wireless INTERNET*FREE Daily Expanded Continental Breakfast (20+ items) for all Guests*Discount w/minimum F&B purchase
Sunset29 x 27 x 12783--/48--301922----/--50----
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Sunset

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
783 Sq. Feet
Dimensions:
29 x 27 x 12 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
0
Columns:
0
Windows:
4
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Half Day Rental:
$200.00 USD
Full Day Rental:
$300.00 USD
Evening Rental:
$200.00 USD
*FREE high-speed wireless INTERNET*FREE Daily Expanded Continental Breakfast (20+ items) for all Guests*Discount w/minimum F&B purchase
Saratoga I & II38 x 16 x 12608--/24--301517----/--40----
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Saratoga I & II

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
608 Sq. Feet
Dimensions:
38 x 16 x 12 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
10
Columns:
0
Windows:
2
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Half Day Rental:
$75.00 USD
Full Day Rental:
$125.00 USD
Evening Rental:
$75.00 USD
*FREE high-speed wireless INTERNET*FREE Daily Expanded Continental Breakfast (20+ items) for all Guests*Discount w/minimum F&B purchase
Paradise Room35 x 15 x 8525--/40322512--12--/--50----
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Paradise Room

The Paradise room is located adjacent to the hotel lobby is well lit and includes natural sunlight. A 40" flatscreen TV is wall mounted and room also includes secure hard-wired internet services.
Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
525 Sq. Feet
Dimensions:
35 x 15 x 8 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
3
Columns:
4
Windows:
3
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
Yes
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Half Day Rental:
$100.00 USD
Full Day Rental:
$175.00 USD
Evening Rental:
$100.00 USD
*FREE high-speed wireless INTERNET*FREE Daily Expanded Continental Breakfast (20+ items) for all Guests*Discount w/minimum F&B purchase
Photo of Paradise Room

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