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Featured Hostels in Albuquerque

The Mother Road Hostel
2 out of 5
1012 Central Ave SW, Albuquerque, NM
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Located in Raynolds Addition, this hostel is within a 15-minute walk of El Rey Theater, Albuquerque Convention Center, and ABQ BioPark Zoo. New Mexico Museum ...

3.1/5 (8 reviews)
Nice people, Old building and lack of standard pr

"People ware kind and friendly. However, the facilities and conditions were surprisingly lack of standard. I wonder if Hotel.com has standard requirements for selecting is partners."…"

Reviewed on Jun 19, 2019

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Other property types in Albuquerque

Baymont by Wyndham Albuquerque Airport
Baymont by Wyndham Albuquerque Airport
2.5 out of 5
2601 Mulberry St Se, Albuquerque, NM
The price is $68 per night
4.4/5Excellent! (1,157 reviews)

"From desk Alejandra very attentive and great customers skills ! Thank u"…"

Reviewed on Jun 28, 2020

Baymont by Wyndham Albuquerque Airport
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Best Western Airport Albuquerque InnSuites Hotel & Suites
2.5 out of 5
2400 Yale Blvd Se, Albuquerque, NM
The price is $76 per night
4.2/5Very Good! (1,172 reviews)

"Everything wad very clean and no hale from clerk. I also lie how there is plenty of privacy to acuir"…"

Reviewed on Jun 24, 2020

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Hotel Andaluz Albuquerque, Curio Collection by Hilton
Hotel Andaluz Albuquerque, Curio Collection by Hilton
4 out of 5
125 2nd St NW, Albuquerque, NM
The price is $139 per night
4.4/5Wonderful! (991 reviews)

"In spite of covid and travel restrictions, we enjoyed our one night stay here very much. The staff was very helpful."…"

Reviewed on Jun 27, 2020

Hotel Andaluz Albuquerque, Curio Collection by Hilton
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

What Is a Hostel?

If you're searching for low-cost places to stay in Albuquerque, a hostel in town might be a great option. No two hostels look the same, but these dormitory-style accommodations all offer the following:

  • Shared rooms (though many have private options too)
  • Budget prices
  • A social environment

Hostels are a great way to stay in Albuquerque for a lower cost, so you can save your budget for fun things to do. The gardens create an appealing natural setting, and you can enjoy attractions like the zoo.

Hostels in Albuquerque

While you're deciding on a place to stay, take a look at this top hostel in Albuquerque:

The Mother Road Hostel - Located within a 20-minute walk of ABQ BioPark Zoo and New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science. You can take advantage of free breakfast and free WiFi, as well as free parking. Rooms come with desks.

When Is the Best Time to Visit Albuquerque?

The weather can be important when you're experiencing new places, so here's some information about the local climate:

  • The hottest months are typically June and July, while January and December are the coldest months
  • January-March: Daytime temperatures average 64° F and nighttime temperatures average 26° F
  • April-June: 91° F is the daytime average and 39° F is the nighttime average
  • July-September: Daytime averages are around 91° F and nighttime averages are around 52° F
  • October-December: The average temperatures are 75° F during the day and 26° F at night
  • Average rainfall is 9.41 inches in a year

What Can I Do in Albuquerque?

Depending on what interests you, you might enjoy these places:

Top Sights
  • ABQ BioPark Zoo
  • National Hispanic Cultural Center
  • New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science
Natural Features
  • Roosevelt Park
  • Albuquerque Biological Park
  • Tiguex Park
Cultural Attractions
  • Indian Pueblo Cultural Center
  • Sunshine Theater
  • The Box Performance Space and Improv Theatre

Overall, Albuquerque is known for its:

  • Festivals
  • Art
  • Historical sites
  • Museums
  • Theater
  • Gardens
  • Entertainment

How to Get to Albuquerque and Around the Area

You can find the nearest airport in Albuquerque, NM (ABQ-Albuquerque Intl. Sunport), 2.8 mi (4.5 km) away from the city center. An alternative is Santa Fe, NM (SAF-Santa Fe Municipal), situated 48.6 mi (78.2 km) away. Once you've arrived, you may want to make use of public transit. If you're hoping to explore more of the area, head over to Albuquerque Alvarado Transportation Center to hop on a train.

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