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Rio Rancho New Mexico Accommodations

Only hotels in Rio Rancho are listed below. Explore our guide for inexpensive and discount hotel/motel rates in or near Rio Rancho, NM for your upcoming personal or group trip. We provide the best Rio Rancho New Mexico hotel rooms. Review the Rio Rancho hotel list below to find the perfect lodging. We also have a map of the Rio Rancho hotels. Group booking? Search Rio Rancho Group Hotel Rates

The Rio Rancho center is approximately the area of Lovelace Healthcare Center Rio Rancho Office and the area of St Joseph Physician Group.

Welcome to Rio Rancho, one of the fastest growing cities in New Mexico. Anyone planning a trip to this gorgeous city will be able to choose from a variety of excellent hotels, including both budget and luxury options. If you're looking for a one-of-a-kind vacation, there's almost no better destination than Rio Rancho. More from this guide...

Rio Rancho Hotels, Motels & Accommodations

Inn at Rio Rancho and Event Center - Rio Rancho
+1-888-389-4121
1465 Rio Rancho Dr. Se, Rio Rancho, NM 87124
  • Low Cost Suburban hotel
  • Check in: 3
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Hilton Garden Inn Albuquerque North/Rio Rancho - Rio Rancho
+1-888-675-2083
1771 Rio Rancho Blvd., Rio Rancho, NM 87124
  • Midscale Suburban property
  • 129 rooms in property
Quality Inn
+1-800-716-8490
4081 High Resort Blvd. Se, Rio Rancho, NM 87124
  • Economy Highway hotel
  • 58 rooms in property
From$60
Very Good 4.0 /5Review Score CallBookMore Details
Days Inn by Wyndham Rio Rancho : 4200 Crestview Dr.
+1-800-805-5223
4200 Crestview Dr., Rio Rancho, NM 87124
  • Inexpensive Suburban hotel
  • Check in time: 3:00 PM
Extended Stay America Suites Albuquerque Rio Rancho Blvd - Rio Rancho
+1-888-965-1860
2221 Rio Rancho Blvd. Nw, Rio Rancho, NM 87124
  • Mid-scale Downtown property
  • Fitness center on property
Extended Stay America Suites Albuquerque Rio Rancho in Rio Rancho
+1-888-788-5576
2608 The American Rd. N.w., Rio Rancho, NM 87124
  • Inexpensive Suburban hotel
  • Check-in time: 3:00
From$42
Average 3.0 /5Reviews CallBookMore Details
Comfort Inn & Suites Alameda at Albuquerque Balloon Fiesta Park
+1-888-897-9207
5811 Signal Ave. Ne, Albuquerque, NM 87113 ~5.60 miles southeast of Rio Rancho
  • 2-star Highway property
  • 3 floors in property
  • Decent dinner
  • Great pool
From$60
Average 3.0 /5Reviews CallBookMore Details
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Albuquerque N. Balloon Fsta Pk
+1-888-311-4278
5401 Alameda Blvd. Ne, Albuquerque, NM 87113 ~5.92 miles southeast of Rio Rancho
  • Low-priced Suburban hotel
  • 33 suites in property
Quality Inn & Suites Albuquerque North near Balloon Fiesta Park
+1-888-469-4795
5601 Alameda Blvd. Ne, Albuquerque, NM 87113 ~5.99 miles southeast of Rio Rancho
  • Low Cost Highway hotel
  • Gym / Fitness Center Available
  • Excellent value for the price
  • Easily accessible by car, said 100%
Sandia Resort And Casino
+1-888-734-9421
30 Rainbow Rd. Ne, Albuquerque, NM 87113 ~6.15 miles east of Rio Rancho
  • High end hotel
  • Fitness center on property
Staybridge Suites North - Albuquerque, an IHG Hotel : 5817 Signal Ave. Ne
+1-888-841-5292
5817 Signal Ave. Ne, Albuquerque, NM 87113 ~6.23 miles southeast of Rio Rancho
  • Affordable Suburban hotel
  • 3 floors in hotel
  • Quiet neighborhood
  • Fitness center open 24 hrs
From$75
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Motel 6 Albuquerque Nm #9142 : 8510 Pan American Freeway Ne
+1-888-455-5160
8510 Pan American Freeway Ne, Albuquerque, NEW MEXICO 87113 ~6.30 miles southeast of Rio Rancho
  • Two star property
Courtyard by Marriott Albuquerque in Albuquerque
+1-888-965-8297
5151 Journal Center Blvd., Albuquerque, NM 87109 ~6.56 miles southeast of Rio Rancho
  • 3 star property
  • Check in: 16:00
SpringHill Suites by Marriott Albuquerque North/Journal Center : 5910 Holly Ave. Ne
+1-888-906-6358
5910 Holly Ave. Ne, Albuquerque, NM 87113 ~6.58 miles southeast of Rio Rancho
  • Three Star Suburban property
  • Free comp. breakfast
Albuquerque Marriott Pyramid North - Albuquerque
+1-888-749-6785
5151 San Francisco Rd. Ne, Albuquerque, NM 87109 ~6.61 miles southeast of Rio Rancho
  • Midscale Suburban property
  • 10 floors in property
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Pan American Inn & Suites
+1-888-878-9982
7620 Pan American Frwy, Albuquerque, NM 87109 ~6.77 miles southeast of Rio Rancho
  • 3-star Highway hotel
  • Fitness / Gym is on-site
  • Rooms are ok
  • Management should be more attentive
Greentree Inn Albuquerque North - Albuquerque
+1-888-389-4485
7630 Pan American Fwy. Ne, Albuquerque, NM 87109 ~6.79 miles southeast of Rio Rancho
  • Economy Highway property
  • Free comp. breakfast
La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham Albuquerque Journal Ctr NW in Albuquerque
+1-888-389-4121
7439 Pan American Freeway Ne, Albuquerque, NM 87109 ~6.90 miles southeast of Rio Rancho
  • Affordable property
  • Check in time: 15:00
  • Easily accessible by car, said 100%
  • Remote control didn't work
Days Inn & Suites by Wyndham Albuquerque North in Albuquerque
+1-888-675-2083
5101 Ellison St. Northeast, Albuquerque, NM 87109 ~6.90 miles southeast of Rio Rancho
  • 3-star Suburban property
  • Free breakfast
From$48
Average 3.5 /5Reviews CallBookMore Details
Siegel Select Albuquerque 2 - Albuquerque
+1-800-716-8490
5020 Ellison St. Ne, Albuquerque, NM 87109 ~7.03 miles southeast of Rio Rancho
  • Low Cost Highway hotel
  • 3 floors in hotel
  • Friendly service
  • Stove was small
La Quinta Inn by Wyndham Albuquerque Northeast in Albuquerque
+1-800-805-5223
5241 San Antonio Dr. Ne, Albuquerque, NM 87109 ~7.06 miles southeast of Rio Rancho
  • Affordable property
  • Gym / Fitness Center Available
Studio 6 Albuquerque, NM - North in Albuquerque
+1-888-965-1860
4441 Osuna Rd. Ne, Albuquerque, NM 87109 ~7.13 miles southeast of Rio Rancho
  • Economical Highway hotel
  • 141 rooms in property
  • Excellent hotel
  • Popular among business travelers
Studio 6 Albuquerque Nm #5223 - Albuquerque
+1-888-788-5576
4441 Osuna Rd. Northeast, Albuquerque, NEW MEXICO 87120 ~7.13 miles southeast of Rio Rancho
  • Two-star hotel
  • Check in time: 3pm
Hilton Garden Inn Journal Center : 5320 San Antonio Dr. Ne
+1-888-897-9207
5320 San Antonio Dr. Ne, Albuquerque, NM 87109 ~7.16 miles southeast of Rio Rancho
  • Mid-scale Suburban property
  • 4 floors in hotel
  • Friendly service
  • Internet is average
From$97
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Comfort Suites North Albuquerque Balloon Fiesta Park
+1-888-311-4278
5251 San Antonio Blvd. Ne, Albuquerque, NM 87109 ~7.17 miles southeast of Rio Rancho
  • Affordable Highway hotel
  • 70 suites in hotel
From$79
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Bar Chart: Upcoming 20 Days of Rio Rancho Hotel Rates

Rates shown are nightly rates before taxes and do not necessarily reflect all Rio Rancho, NM discounts available. The chart reflects the cheapest Rio Rancho hotel for each day and each star rating category.

Although it is becoming one of the premier cities in New Mexico, Rio Rancho is a relatively young community, founded in 1961 and incorporated in 1981. Most of the town's earliest residents relocated from New York due to the beautiful weather and exciting economic opportunities. Over the last twenty years, Rio Rancho has grown and thrived, and now rivals nearby Albuquerque as one of the top communities in this region.

Visiting Rio Rancho is a great choice if you're looking for a vacation spot that provides breathtaking scenery and almost limitless chances for recreation. If you're thinking about taking a trip to this New Mexico community, then it's crucial to learn about the different hotels available in the area.

When to Visit Rio Rancho, NM

Like many Southwestern communities, Rio Rancho is a great vacation spot at almost every point during the year. However, some seasons are better than others, which is why you need to learn about a few of the best times to visit this city.

Most people will have their perfect Rio Rancho vacation between September and November. During these months, the temperatures will have cooled considerably from the scorching summer highs, allowing you to enjoy exciting outdoor spots like the Paseo del Bosque. This season also features several entertaining festivals, including the New Mexico State Fair, the Old Town Salsa Fiesta, and the Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta. Rooms fill up very quickly during the fall, so make sure to reserve your stay early.

Spring is another great time to take a trip to Rio Rancho. The temperatures are just as pleasant as they are during the fall, and because it is before peak travel season, you'll be able to get a comfortable hotel room at an extremely affordable rate. The springtime months in Rio Rancho also feature some very popular festivals, particularly if you're a food lover. Just a few of the best events during this travel season include the Southwest Chocolate & Coffee Fest, the Albuquerque Wine Festival, and the National Fiery Foods and Barbecue Show.

Whatever time of year you visit Rio Rancho, you need to find a great hotel. Luckily, there are a variety of great lodging options in this community.

Below is a chart of the current pricing seasonality of hotels and motels in Rio Rancho, NM:

seasonality of hotel rates in Rio Rancho

Rio Rancho by Star Rating

Below are 3 charts demonstrating mean nightly cost trends by star rating class in Rio Rancho, NM. You can use these charts to determine the best time to book a room in Rio Rancho for your upcoming travels.

Luxury Hotel Options in Rio Rancho, NM

4 Star Average Prices: $129.37

For some travelers interested in visiting Rio Rancho, booking a room at one of the area's luxury hotels is a must. At a luxury hotel, you'll have all the ingredients necessary for an exciting vacation, including easy access to the city, relaxing rooms, and a variety of amenities.

If you're looking for fun and excitement in addition to comfort during your vacation, then the best luxury hotel in Rio Rancho is the Sandia Resort & Casino. This hotel is a quick drive from the Albuquerque airport and provides a fantastic view of the nearby Sandia Mountains. Along with a world-class gaming casino, the resort offers a refreshing pool with cabanas, a fully-equipped fitness center, and a variety of lounges and restaurants. Rooms feature amenities like bathrooms with soaking tubs and walk-in showers, flat screen televisions, and comfortable beds.

The Hyatt Regency Tamaya Resort & Spa is another popular luxury hotel option near Rio Rancho. This hotel offers its guests a scenic desert view and an array of amenities that ensure a relaxing, enjoyable time. Staying at the Hyatt Regency means supreme comfort thanks to a luxurious spa, three excellent swimming pools, and five high-end restaurants. When you book a standard room at this resort, you'll also enjoy impressive features like comfortable Hyatt Grand Beds, large bathrooms, and high-definition televisions.

Affordable Hotels in Rio Rancho, NM

3 Star Average Prices: $83.49

Like most planning a trip to Rio Rancho, your main goal is finding a hotel that offers a great price and convenient amenities. There are a number of budget hotels available that will allow you to have an enjoyable vacation at a low cost.

Although there are several cost-friendly hotels in Rio Rancho, the best in terms of location is the Inn at Rio Rancho, set only half a mile from the city's downtown area. The Inn at Rio Rancho provides several amenities that you might not expect to find at an affordable hotel. For example, the lobby features a fireplace that's great for relaxing at the end of the day. You can grab a delicious drink at the convenient hotel bar. Rooms at this hotel feature cable television, free Wi-Fi, and either King or Queen-sized beds.

Another excellent low-cost hotel in Rio Rancho is the Quality Inn, also located less than a mile from the city center. When you stay at this hotel, you'll be right next door to one of the city's most popular golf courses as well as near exciting sites like the Casa San Ysidro. Each room offered at this hotel provides a flat screen television, refrigerator, and coffee maker. You'll also have access to an indoor heated pool, free breakfast, and passes to the gym.

3 Star Hotel Prices in Rio Rancho

2 Star Average Prices: $65.23

2 Star Hotel Prices in Rio Rancho

Best Discounts in Rio Rancho, NM

A great reason to plan a trip to Rio Rancho is being able to stay at one of the many area hotels that offer discounts to AAA subscribers and military members. Taking advantage of these available discounts means staying in a quality hotel room at a price that you'll be sure to love.

If you're looking for one of the best hotel deals possible in Rio Rancho, then you need to book your stay at Americas Best Value Inn & Suites Albuquerque, which provides a 9 percent discount to AAA members. Slightly under six miles from the Rio Rancho city center, this hotel allows quick access to the city without having to break the bank. Americas Best Value Inn & Suites Albuquerque is also one of only three hotels in this area to offer its guests an indoor heated pool, as well as being pet friendly to animals under 50 pounds. Additional amenities include cable televisions with HBO, and mini-fridges and coffeemakers in every room.

AAA members that reserve a room at the Staybridge Suites Albuquerque North can get an impressive discount of up to 15 percent. Designed for extended stays, this hotel provides a wide range of enticing amenities, including a 24-hour fitness center, spa tubs, and barbecue grills. In the comfortable rooms offered at this hotel, you'll have access to multiple options for internet access, kitchens with stovetops and full-sized refrigerators, and 32-inch flat-screen televisions.

Military or government members vacationing in Rio Rancho can get a 6 percent discount on their hotel room by staying at the Extended Stay America, located a little over a mile away from downtown. Featuring newly renovated rooms, this hotel is perfect for people staying in Rio Rancho for a longer period of time, and offers amenities like an on-site laundry center, a full-kitchen with everything you need to prepare a meal, and a complimentary grab-and-go breakfast.

Best Value Options in Rio Rancho, NM

For the most consumers, the best decision is booking a room at a mid-range hotel. A mid-range hotel offers both a budget-friendly price and the amenities that you need for a great trip. As a top tourist destination, Rio Rancho features several mid-range hotels that will fit your precise needs.

The Hilton Garden Inn is perhaps the best mid-range hotel in Rio Rancho thanks to its reasonable rates and convenient location within walking distance of the downtown area. Both rooms and suites are available at this hotel, and a few of the amenities you'll have access to include a 24-hour Pavilion Pantry, in-room refrigerators, digital alarm clocks with MP3 connectivity, and available Garden Sleep System beds.

The Holiday Inn Express Balloon Fiesta Park is another mid-range hotel that you can choose in Rio Rancho. The hotel is close to several top destinations in Rio Rancho, including Gruet Winery, Balloon Fiesta Park, and the University of Phoenix. Amenities you'll have access to at this hotel include an indoor pool and sauna, lobby fireplace, complimentary internet access, and free local phone calls.

Recreation in Rio Rancho, NM

While staying in Rio Rancho, you want to be certain that you take advantage of the many recreational opportunities available in the city. If you're a fan of history, there are several interesting sites you can tour, including the Petroglyph National Monument and the Coronado Historic Site.

Outdoor enthusiasts will enjoy the multiple beautiful parks offered by this city, with some of the best options being Loma Colorado Park, Cabezon Park, and Haynes Park.

If your idea of the perfect vacation includes several rounds of golf, then make sure your trip includes a stop at the Desert Greens Golf Course. With options for both nine and eighteen holes, as well as a driving range, this course is the perfect way to spend some time on the links.

FAQs about hotels in Rio Rancho

What are the top rated hotels in Rio Rancho?

Sandia Resort And Casino, Homewood Suites by Hilton Albuquerque-Journal Center and Hampton Inn & Suites Albuquerque North are the best rated hotels based on customer reviews in the last 365 days.

What are the upper-end hotels in Rio Rancho?

Sandia Resort And Casino, Crowne Plaza Albuquerque, an IHG Hotel and Hilton Garden Inn Albuquerque North are the top 3 luxury hotels near Rio Rancho city center.

What hotels are closest to the city center of Rio Rancho?

Inn at Rio Rancho and Event Center, Hilton Garden Inn Albuquerque North, and Quality Inn are the properties closest to Rio Rancho city center.

How much does a cheap hotel in Rio Rancho cost per night?

In the last year, a 2 star hotel in Rio Rancho can be as cheap as $65.23 per night. (based on HotelPlanner prices)

How much does a 3 star hotel in Rio Rancho cost per night?

In the last year, the average 3 star hotel in Rio Rancho has been $83.49 per night. (based on HotelPlanner prices)

How much does a luxury hotel in Rio Rancho cost?

In the last year, the average 4 star hotel in Rio Rancho has been $129.37 per night. (based on HotelPlanner prices)

What are the most popular independent hotels in Rio Rancho?

Sandia Resort And Casino, Pan American Inn & Suites and Nativo Lodge are the best rated independent hotels (not part of a big brand).

What are the most popular Marriott hotels in Rio Rancho?

Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Albuquerque North, TownePlace Suites Albuquerque North and Courtyard by Marriott Albuquerque are the best rated Marriott/Starwood branded hotels (based on customer reviews score).

What are the most popular Choice Hotels branded hotels in Rio Rancho?

Quality Inn, Comfort Suites North Albuquerque Balloon Fiesta Park and Quality Inn & Suites are the best rated Choice Hotels branded hotels (based on HotelPlanner reviews score).

What are the most popular Best Western hotels in Rio Rancho?

Best Western Plus Executive Suites, Best Western Plus Rio Grande Inn and SureStay Hotel by Best Western Albuquerque Midtown are the best rated Best Western branded hotels (based on user reviews score).

What are the most popular IHG hotels in Rio Rancho?

Holiday Inn Express Albuquerque Historic Old Town, Staybridge Suites North - Albuquerque, an IHG Hotel and Holiday Inn Express Bernalillo, an IHG Hotel are the best rated Intercontinental Hotel Group (IHG) branded hotels (based on user reviews score).

What did travelers think of the city of Rio Rancho?

Below are reviews of the city of Rio Rancho, NM from an actual visitor's perspective.

"Lovely"
Score 5.0 / 5

Rio Rancho close to airport and close to tram. If I needed to stay there again, I would not hesitate!

Dorothy F., from 22-Oct-2019
The average traveler rating of the city of Rio Rancho, NM shown above is 5.0 out of 5 based on 1 reviews
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