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Saint Paul, Minnesota
Reviewed 2 June 2011

I am a single female in my upper 20s. I stayed at The Hotel Blue in March 2011 and had to travel back to Albuquerque in May and chose to stay there again, each for a week time span. First, I will say I LOVED the beds (Tempur Pedic), I've never slept better in my life. Second. I will admit...

1Thank blondie62884
Albuquerque, New Mexico
Reviewed 26 May 2011

unsatisfactory, however, I booked late (that day) and found the staff very courteous and helpful. I found the property to be maintained, my King Bed accommodations with complimentary toiletries to be a nice touch as well as the wired connections to the Internet, which in my opinion was better than spotty wi-fi in other properties. The only downside is the...

2Thank uberabqdude
Adrian, Michigan
Reviewed 20 May 2011

We loved this place. My wife wasn't feeling well so this was a last minute change of plans decision. Yes, it is an old Traveler's Lodge, revamped and on the old Route 66 through the heart of town but they have done a great job of remodeling it. The beds are new and very comfortable, there is a huge new...

2Thank Thinline5
Orangeville, Canada
Reviewed 23 April 2011

We stayed for just one night as we passed through the city. Welcoming staff. Free newspaper and delicious cookies upon arrival. We were on Floor 5 and the hall was not too nice with an ice machine that did not work and looked to be almost falling over (dangerous?). Otherwise, the hotel was great. Spacious, nicely decorated rooms with microwave,...

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Phoenix, Arizona
Reviewed 9 April 2011

On my arrival, the initial appearance was not good. The outer appearance leaves a lot to be desired. However, on entering the lobby, the interior is completely different and looks great - well-kept and modern. The walk to our room was outside as this is a motel and again made me concerned about the room as my wife is kind...

1Thank TJTackleberry
Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 8 April 2011

Great bed, beautiful TV, excellent location, friendly service, nice amenities (pool; cont. breakfast; delicious cookies in the lobby). Fabulous price. Plenty of good restaurants a very short walk away. It's not the Ritz, but for what it is, it couldn't be better.

Thank jerrydej
Reviewed 6 March 2011

I have stayed in many hotels in Albuquerque, and this hotel offers the best value so far. The location is convenient plus it offers all great amenities including toileteries and bottled water at no extra cost. Great shuttle service, internet, tempurpedic bed, big flat screen tv, microwave and refrigerator in the room make me go back. The lobby looks nice,...

Thank California94132
Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming
Reviewed 22 November 2010

I was there for a confrence at the convention center. The rooms were ok but the breakfast during my stay was not so good.Ii meant that it was very dirty and the lobby bathroom was very nasty! It was like that for 3 days straight until i brought it up to the front desk at night (Gloria?) I believe.. they...

Thank lillygirl123
Rico, Colorado
Reviewed 15 November 2010

I always stay here when we come to Albuquerque. The tempurpedic bed is awesome, especially after a long day's drive, and the flat screened hdtv is perfect for vegging out. Considering the age of the building, the rooms are in great shape and relatively quiet. The neighborhood is a bit sketchy, but the secured parking and building make me feel...

Thank lilyelgato
Reviewed 3 November 2010

Stayed here in mid October, while attending conference at convention center. Found the room to be clean, and bed very comfortable. The room was lacking a desk or table making it hard to do any work there. There was an enormous, flat screen TV which looked new, did not use it so do not know what channels available. The front...

Thank SRCIsrael

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Conference Facilities
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room

Additional Information about The Hotel Blue

Address: 717 Central Avenue NW, Albuquerque, NM 87102-3007
Region: United States > New Mexico > Albuquerque > Albuquerque Original Townsite
Price Range: $108 - $140 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — The Hotel Blue 2.5*
Number of rooms: 139
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“Go high if you can - floors 5 or 6”
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“Want a good nights sleep............stay here.”
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“I recommend a room on the top floor (or highest floor you can get) away from the elevators. Request a room with a view.”
 of 5 bubbles Lingie, 30 Sep 2016 | Read review
“I liked the top floors for the sunsets.”
 of 5 bubbles Nnamvar, 25 Jul 2016 | Read review
“If noise bothers you, request a room away from the main street.”
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