Econo Lodge Downtown

817 Central Ave. Ne, Albuquerque, NM 87102 United States (USA) near Exit 159b c on I-40 (~1.6mi)
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2.0 Star Property
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  • With an outdoor pool!
  • Free breakfast available
  • Avg. Group Discount of 11.4%!
  • 44 sleeping rooms in hotel
  • Hotel has 2 floors
  • Check in: 2:00pm
  • Groups & Meetings rating of 8.9/10

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Room Types

Check Rates1 King Bed
Smoking    Non-Smoking
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Smoking    Non-Smoking
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Smoking    Non-Smoking
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Local Attractions

Downtown, Nobhill Shopping & Dining, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque Airport, Zoo, Old Town

Verified Reviews of Econo Lodge Downtown

Below are the verified reviews from guests that we have booked recently:
"Cancelled Reservation"
Overall Score3.0/ 5
Cancelled reservation prior to 7/16 the cancellation # 490829498.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
17-Jul-2021 Verified Review, stayed from Fri Jul 16 to Sat Jul 17 2021 at a $81.99 average nightly rate.
"Convient and Comfortable."
Overall Score5.0/ 5
The price was excellent and the service was also very good. The personnel were friendly and very helpful. Room was clean as well as very clean bathroom. Handy to where I needed to go.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
28-Jan-2020 Verified Review, stayed from Thu Jan 23 to Sun Jan 26 2020 at a $47.40 average nightly rate.
"No stay experience."
Overall Score4.0/ 5
We didn't stay there.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
30-Dec-2018 Verified Review, stayed from Thu Dec 27 to Fri Dec 28 2018 at a $40.50 average nightly rate.
3.5 out of 5. Based on 146 guest reviews

Property Description

Welcome to the Econo Lodge Downtown, an Albuquerque hotel near the University of New Mexico The Econo Lodge® Downtown is conveniently located less than one mile from the Albuquerque Convention Center and the University of New Mexico. This Albuquerque hotel is close to popular attractions like the Albuquerque Aquarium, the Rio Grande Zoo, the Sandia Peak ski area, the Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta and Old Town Albuquerque.The Albuquerque International Sunport airport is three miles away. The surrounding area offers a variety of entertainment venues, shopping centers and eateries. The hotel is close to several restaurants and cocktail lounges, including the Artichoke Café, McDonald's, Milton's Family Restaurant and Coaches Sports Grill. Superior hotel accommodations include:Free continental breakfast Free local calls Free coffee Outdoor heated pool Pet-friendly hotel (stay fee applies) This Albuquerque hotel also provides business travelers with additional conveniences like large work desks and access to fax services. All spacious guest rooms come equipped with refrigerators, hair dryers and coffee makers. Some rooms feature balconies. Microwave rentals are available. Non-smoking and handicap accessible rooms are offered. Ample parking is provided on the premises and can accommodate most vehicles and trucks. The Econo Lodge Downtown offers ideal accommodations, friendly customer service and affordable rates, with easy access to all Albuquerque attractions. Make your reservations with us today and we'll make your stay a memorable one.

Details / Other Expenses

Check In: 2:00pm
Check Out: 11:00am
Year of Last Renovation: 2012
Floors: 2
Rooms: 44
Corridors: All Rooms Have Exterior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms: 28
Handicap Rooms: 1
Suites: 0
Room Windows: Windows Do Open
Cleaning Frequency: Daily
Meeting Rooms: 0
Policies / Expenses
24-Hour Cancellation Policy
Nightly Parking: 0
Total Taxes: 13.50%
Total Misc Fees: $0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
State Tax: 7.00%
Occupancy Tax: 6.00%

Amenities / Features

  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • Baggage storage facilities
  • Central location
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • 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
  • Free local calls
  • Hairdryer available
  • Handicap accessible
  • Internet - wireless
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Office or business center
  • Pets allowed
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Shower
  • Swimming pool - outdoor
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Television
  • Ice Maker

Airport & Shuttle Information

Albuquerque International Sunport - 3 miles

Airport Shuttle? Sorry, no airport shuttle available.

Pet Friendly?

Service animals complying with ADA Title lll regulations are allowed.

Yes! Pets are allowed.
We glady accept pets with an additional charge of $15 per night per pet.

About Econo Lodge

  • Easy Starts continental breakfast
  • Offer special promotions and advance purchase deals
  • Free high-speed internet and premium movie channel
  • Convenient locations close to major roads and highways

The Econo Lodge highlights above are subject to change without notice.

FAQs about Econo Lodge Downtown

What time is check in?

Check in time is 2:00pm based on the hotel's local time. Early check in may be available if requested at the front desk on the day of check-in.

What time is check out?

Check out time is 11:00am based on the hotel's local time. Late check out may be available if requested at the front desk during your stay.

How many rooms does Econo Lodge Downtown have?

There are 44 sleeping rooms in the hotel.

Can I get a AAA rate at Econo Lodge Downtown?

Yes, they have stay dates that support AAA hotel discounts. Example room type: AAA Rate - 1 King Bed - Free WiFi Hair Dryer Phone Local Free HBO

Can I get a Senior or AARP rate at Econo Lodge Downtown?

Yes, they have stay dates that support Senior hotel discounts. Example room type: Senior AARP Rate ID Required 1 King Bed - Free WiFi Hair Dryer Phone Local Free HBO

Is there a WiFi internet?

Yes. WiFi system needs upgrading.

Is there a pool at Econo Lodge Downtown?

Yes, there is a pool on-site at the property..

Can I get a group rate at Econo Lodge Downtown?

Yes, you can get room block and/or discount for a group if you need 10+ rooms per night. The average groups saves around 11.4%.


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"Our stay was far beyond our expectations!! Everyone was thrilled with the service, the rooms and most of all the price!! I have recommended you to everyone I know. I spoke with the head of our Volleyball Club and he is anxious to check you guys out for the next year." K.F. - Evansville, IN

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