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Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites Albuquerque Airport - Univ Area

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Santa Fe, New Mexico
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I stayed just one night prior to leaving from Sunport International Airport on a 6am flight. I arranged for the 4:45am shuttle to the airport and the driver was friendly and accommodating. The staff was very friendly and I would definitely stay here again as it was a great value. My only issue was it took about 15 minutes to...

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Naples
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

24 hrs service to/from airport. Amazing staff & most incredible service; I recommended to anyone who wants friendly/personable/humorous staff who go the extra mile to accommodate (drove us for food !)

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Clovis, New Mexico
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed here twice on our way to and from a business meeting in WA. 1st night was 16 Feb 2017. Check in was a breeze. A sweet young lady was in training and could not have been nicer and more accommodating. Room was nice, clean, showing signs of age, but very clean. Bed was very comfortable. We took advantage...

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Katy, Texas
Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

Great location when flying into Albuquerque late at night before ski trip to mountains. Would stay here again. Clean room with comfortable king bed. Rooms aren't insulated well and neighbors TV comes through the walls. Bathrooms could use a remodel.

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IHGService, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites Albuquerque Airport - Univ Area, responded to this review

Dear RNUED, Your business is much appreciated and thank you for leaving feedback. We are happy to know that you find our property close to your destination and that the room is clean with a comfortable king bed. We apologize though that you find the room lacking in insulation and that the bathroom is outdated. Rest assured this matter will...

South Lake Tahoe, California
Reviewed 30 January 2017

I stayed here as I drove to Dallas on New Years Eve. The staff was incredibly busy but extremely friendly. They handled concerns of customers as well as continued checking in guests. I found the room very nice and comfortable. Large walk-in shower and extremely comfortable bed. I slept like a baby!

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Reviewed 14 December 2016

I used to like this place but new management has ruined it. The bar used to have late night happy hour and snacks, new management eliminated it. They also used to have some food in the bar, new management eliminated that too. I think they are required by law to serve some food but i am not from here so...

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HI_ABQ, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites Albuquerque Airport - Univ Area, responded to this review

Dear John, Thank you for giving us an honest review. The changes in menu and opening and closing times are to ensure that we are in compliance with all federal and state laws. Our new management team has made these changes to our hotel to insure the safety and health of our guest which comes before all else for our...

Belvidere, Illinois
Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

The bathroom wall paper is pealing and has hair in sink. The toilet is dirty. The person that checked us was training and did a good job. The luggage rack is broken and un safe. I pointed it out and all they said was that they would have maintenance look at it. The experience for the stay was below average...

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HI_ABQ, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites Albuquerque Airport - Univ Area, responded to this review

Dear Lawrence D, It is regrettable to hear that your stay fell below satisfaction. My managers and I have taken note of the issues you faced during your stay and we will be taking action to insure we fix these issues for our future guests. If you wish to discuss this matter further, please feel free to contact our management...

Albuquerque
Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

My wife and I were in the airport area looking for a place to possibly check in early. Motel 6, Super 8 and Extended Stay had some very rude young ladies working for them, so it was nice to encounter Amor, Jasmine and other smiling faces at Holiday Inn. Jeanette at night staff was very nice too. Only complaint was...

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HI_ABQ, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites Albuquerque Airport - Univ Area, responded to this review

Dear Ghostface K, Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us! My Front Desk Agents are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. You were a wonderful guest to have and we hope to see you again next time you are passing through Albuquerque. Sincerely, Terran Molinar Guest Services Manager

San Diego, California
Reviewed 13 November 2016

The room was nice, no complaints there, but I do want to warn travelers of my experience. I stayed at this hotel last week for 4 uneventful nights and checked out at 9am. returned the car, caught my flight and once home at 1pm, I realized I had left a $80.00 new never worn Hawaiian shirt hung in the closet....

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HI_ABQ, General Manager at Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites Albuquerque Airport - Univ Area, responded to this review

Dear Guest, I apologize for the challenges you had during your stay. I would like to express to you and to others that read this that our current housekeeping staff have worked with us for many years and the very person that is being accused of a serious offense is not understanding why this is splashed all over social media....

Bremerton, Washington
Reviewed 3 November 2016

Have not stayed in Holiday Inns for years (frequent guest of HIE). This property was exceptional. Staff was helpful and professional. Rooms were clean and roomy. I will say that the bathroom door is a problem...the management should look at installing pocket doors. The bathroom is very narrow and the standard door is too large for the space. Otherwise loved...

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HI_ABQ, General Manager at Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites Albuquerque Airport - Univ Area, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for the great comments and I will share them with our staff. We will consider your other comments and take them seriously as we do always. Thank you and see you in the future. Please feel free to call me when you are in the area again. Sincerely, Ruben General Manager

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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Take the Virtual Tour. The new addition to Albuquerque is the contemporary, stylish and comfortable Holiday Inn Select , conveniently located near Albuquerque International Airport, off I-25 at Exit 221, and the University of New Mexico. This elegant property is close to Albuquerque International Sunport, Kirtland AFB, and Sandia National Labs. We offer 121 spacious guest rooms with spectacular views including 540sf suites with whirlpool tubs. We are a non-smoking facility and offer FREE High-Speed Internet. Our amenities include a state-of-the-art fitness center, indoor pool, 24-hour business center, and large banquet/meeting space.Look Again at the all new Holiday Inn Select Hotel Albuquerque where we offer plush pillow top mattresses and premium bedding, a refreshing shower experience & Garden Botanika shower products, & Wolfgang Puck's Coffee. Relax and enjoy an appetizing meal or your favorite drink at the Sunport Bar & Grille. Earn points and miles with Priority Club Rewards.Businesses: Kirtland AFB, Sandia National Labs, EclipseHospitals: UNM Hospital, Lovelace Sandia Health Systems, Presbyterian Hospital, VA Hospital Universities: University of New Mexico (UNM), CNM Local Attractions: Albuquerque Convention Center, Sandia Peak/Tramway, Historic Old Town, Casinos, Balloon Fiesta, Journal Pavilion. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites Albuquerque Airport - Univ Area

Address: 1501 Sunport Place SE, Albuquerque, NM 87106
Region: United States > New Mexico > Albuquerque
Price Range: ₹ 5,302 - ₹ 7,920 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites Albuquerque Airport - Univ Area 3*
Number of rooms: 121
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“Make sure you request a room facing the city of Albuquerque! And stay away from the noisy, heavy exit doors located near the stairwells.”
  • The clouds were amazing over the valley view from the front of the hotel.
 of 5 bubbles Scrivner, 11 Jul 2016 | Read review
“City side of hotel offers a nice view of city.”
 of 5 bubbles eh741, 14 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Suggest an upper floor for a quiet evening.”
 of 5 bubbles skysail, 24 May 2016 | Read review
“Breakfast on Saturday is buffet only.”
 of 5 bubbles Barry19511948, 22 May 2016 | Read review
“We were on the third floor, quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles 281gailr, 21 Apr 2016 | Read review
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