Hotel and casino resort located close to Downtown Albuquerque, New Mexico
Located just off Interstate 40 at exit 166, the Hard Rock Hotel Albuquerque (also known as the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino Albuquerque) is approximately 15 minutes drive from Downtown Albuquerque. The hotel is within easy reach of Albuquerque International Sunport, which is about nine miles away.
Guests visiting this 4-star establishment will find it to be well-appointed, and multifunctional. As well as consisting of 201 guestrooms, the Hard Rock Hotel also houses a casino, convention center, bowling alley, and a host of other recreational facilities.
Each room at the hotel features a private en-suite bathroom. Some feature a shower/bathtub combination whilst other are fitted with a walk-in shower and oversized bathtub. Designer toiletries, hairdryer, and vanity mirrors are included as standard.
Bedrooms feature beds with pillowtop mattress, luxurious linens, a large flat-screen television, telephone, CD player, iPod docking station, tea and coffee making facilities, iron and ironing board, and in-room safe. Blackout drapes and air-conditioning are standard, whilst some rooms feature private balconies with views of the golf course and nearby mountains.
Guests staying at the Hard Rock Hotel Albuquerque will find a host or recreational facilities in and around the establishment. For adults, the hotels casino offers a number of table games as well as slot machines. Bingo and poker are also played on a daily basis.
Younger guests are likely to enjoy the hotels connecting indoor and outdoor swimming pools, which offer the opportunity to splash around or complete a few laps. The patio surrounding the pool is ideal for those that wish to sunbathe under the New Mexico skies. Children are also likely to enjoy the bowling alleys that can be found within the hotel premises.
Adults can visit the Spa at the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino Albuquerque. Here they can enjoy a range of services and treatments designed to relax body, mind, and soul. A number of private cabanas are available also.
Guests can also enjoy the Isleta Eagle Golf Course and Isleta Lake, which is ideal for fishing, picnicking, and grilling. The lake area also contains a RV park.
The hotel and casino resort also features a number of dining options, including the Eagles Nest Buffet, which serves a mixture of traditional, Asian, and New Mexican dishes, and Lucha, which serves Mexican cuisine. A number of other diners, cafs, and the likes are also available. During the evening the hotel features a number of lively bars.
The hotels convention center and meeting facilities are ideal for those traveling to Albuquerque, NM on business.
Outside of the hotel complex, the city of Albuquerque offers a range of tourist attractions and points of interest. These include the Rio Grande Zoo, Albuquerque Botanical Gardens, the Museum of Natural History and Science, and Roosevelt Park.
The citys historic Old Town district dates back to 1706, when it was founded by the Spanish. The region features fine examples of Spanish Architecture, including the San Felipe de Neri Church.
Guests at the Hard Rock Hotel Albuquerque may also like a ride on the Sandia Peak Tramway, which passes from the city to the peaks of the Sandia Mountains, offering stunning views of the New Mexico vistas below.