Traveling with a pet can be just as stressful as traveling with a young child. Your desire to make your pet’s journey as comfortable and stress-free as possible is paramount. Let these Albuquerque, NM hotels take some of your worries away. Offering everything from doggy treats, bowls and beds to sitter services and recommendations for local dog parks, these hotels know how to care for your furry family member.
Some charge no fee at all (the Sheraton Albuquerque Uptown), while others only charge $15 per pet (Barcelona Suites). Most require you to keep your dog on a leash in the lobby, but some even offer plenty of tummy rubs for their four-legged guests (Brittania and WE Mauger Estate B&B in Old Town).
An advantage of some of these hotels is that there is a park nearby and within walking distance. If you’re looking for more friends, Albuquerque has 13 dog parks located across the city. Water is available at some of them.
Most of the pet-friendly hotels in Albuquerque have outdoor courtyards or lawns to please your pooch. The Mauger Estate in Old Town even has a room with a dog door that opens onto a fenced yard – what a convenience!
Wherever you decide to stay, you’ll find that Albuquerque is a pet-friendly city, with plenty of outdoor activities to enjoy.
For the ultimate in Southwestern luxury, get out of the city and experience the Hyatt Regency Tamaya, tucked away near the Rio Grande River and just 15 miles north of Albuquerque. Located on the Santa Ana Pueblo, you will immediately feel local hospitality, warmth and peaceful tranquility. Dogs up to 30 pounds are allowed at the resort for a $65 non-refundable fee to be added to your room. Pets receive a souvenir, housekeeping door hanger, toiletries and their own Tamaya brand in their welcome pack. A welcome letter describes designated walking areas, which are plentiful due to the rural location. Your dog might want to join you on the new GeoTour, a type of outdoor scavenger hunt where you use GPS to search for caches. At Christmas time, the annual Santa Paws event in Tamaya raises money for the local animal shelter, Watermelon Ranch. Donate some pet food and your dog can have a free photo with Santa!
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The beautifully decorated Barcelona Suites of Albuquerque is the best choice if you want to stay close to EXPO NM (Trade Fair Center) due to the many events taking place there. It is also south of the three shopping centers in the Uptown district. The large two-room suites with two TVs feature a living room with a sleeper sofa and a kitchen with a microwave and refrigerator. Upgrade to a Jacuzzi suite, complete with flat-screen TVs in the living room and bedroom, and a Jacuzzi tub with a fireplace. The hotel is one of the few in town that accepts pets, charging only $15 per pet per night. There are no weight restrictions. They ask you to keep your pet on a leash in the lobby. There is a courtyard for your dog, but no pets are allowed in the breakfast or pool area.
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The Hawthorn Suites by Wyndham Hotel in Albuquerque is in close proximity to the airport, the university district and the major sports arenas. The hotel accepts pets here and charges USD 25 per pet per day. This large lot offers plenty of space to exercise your furry friend. There is a large enclosed outdoor pool area. This hotel offers many amenities for business travelers including a business center, meeting rooms, limousine/town car service, exhibit space, conference facilities and a multilingual staff ready to translate if needed. Free fax, printing and copying services are available. A cooked breakfast is included and laundry and dry cleaning services are also offered.
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Just north of downtown off I-25 is Nativo Lodge with its southwestern charm. The moment you step into the lobby, you are greeted with wonderful and whimsical New Mexico decor and art. The hotel accepts dogs up to 50 pounds with a non-refundable fee of USD 25 per pet. The surrounding grounds are great, with lots of grass and a Starbucks next door with an outdoor patio. The hotel has an indoor/outdoor pool, a jacuzzi, a children’s pool and a ladies’ sauna. There is a fitness center and a restaurant/bar on site. Nativo Lodge has teamed up with its sister hotel, Hotel Albuquerque in Old Town, to offer free walking tours with a professional guide through this historic part of town. Guests are responsible for their own transportation to get to the lobby of Hotel Albuquerque for the start of the tour.
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The Best Western InnSuites Hotel Albuquerque Airport is within walking distance from the main terminal and offers free shuttle service. How nice to get off the plane and quickly find your way around here with your four-legged companion. Hotel charges $20 per stay with a weekly maximum of $100. Pets are limited to 80 pounds in weight. Other breeds of pets may be accepted at the hotel’s discretion. There is a beautiful courtyard with a pool and hot tub and an adjacent lawn. Free hot breakfast and nightly social hour with salsa, fries, nachos and drinks are just a few of the perks.
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Just minutes from the airport (free shuttle available) and close to I-25, ClubHouse Inn & Suites is the perfect home away from home for you and your pet. With 136 newly renovated oversized rooms and 17 suites featuring microwaves and refrigerators, the hotel makes your stay comfortable. Pets are welcome for a fee of USD 15 per night per pet. You will enjoy roaming the beautifully landscaped grounds with two gazebos, a courtyard, patios, a heated pool and an oversized indoor hot tub. Free Wi-Fi, free breakfast featuring homemade Belgian waffles, and a free evening cocktail hour are just a few of the extras offered at the ClubHouse Inn.
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The Sheraton Albuquerque Uptown is conveniently located in the central part of town, within walking distance to three malls, one of which is the pedestrian-friendly outdoor ABQ Uptown mall. Pet owners will also love the beautiful park with great play structures for the kids, just one block from the hotel. The Sheraton does not charge a pet fee, it only requires that you sign a waiver upon registration. They provide dog bowls, treats and bedding for your pet upon arrival. The Sheraton Albuquerque Uptown has an indoor pool and spa, and even rooms with whirlpool tubs. You’ll enjoy the ultimate comfort of the Sheraton Sweet Sleeper Bed. Other nice hotel amenities include the Foul Play Cafe (mystery dinner on weekends) and live salsa music on Wednesday nights, lessons and free chips and salsa at ABQ Grille.
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Are you looking for the charm of a bed and breakfast that accepts pets? Adjacent to historic Old Town is the Brittania & WE Mauger Estate B&B, billed as one of New Mexico’s grand old houses. Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, this Queen Anne style hotel has been beautifully restored and opened as a bed and breakfast in 1987. Dog owners will love the convenient pet-friendly room, which features a dog door with access to a fenced yard. There are even two dog-friendly townhouses with fenced yards. The hotel charges a one-time $20 pet fee, but promises a dog bowl, cookies, and plenty of tummy rubs in return (they’re sorry they don’t allow cats).
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Originally a 1920’s railway hospital, the newly renovated, luxurious Hotel Parq Central is close to the airport, downtown, restaurants and entertainment. A plus for pet owners is that there is a nice park right next door. The hotel offers pet-friendly rooms to its guests. They accept up to two pets per room with a maximum weight of 30 pounds. each with a fee of $75 per pet during your stay. Furry companions receive VIP (Very Important Pet) treatment when staying at Hotel Parq Central, and receive a toy, bed, and bowls for food and water upon check-in. Staff can also assist you with local pet information such as: B. Vets, pet-friendly restaurants, dog parks and grooming services.
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Reopened in 2009 under its new name, Hotel Andaluz has a rich history dating back to its beginnings in 1939 when it was the first hotel built by New Mexico native Conrad Hilton. Now determined to be “green” and with more modern amenities, it still retains its old-world charm, with its Spanish-tiled lobby and Moroccan-influenced kasbahs overlooking the main foyer. The hotel is pet friendly and will provide names of local 24 hour sitters, pet sitters and local dog parks if required. During the summer months, guests are welcome to stroll their furry friend to the nearby Downtown Growers Market, where you’ll find fresh produce as well as handmade items like herbal medicine, treats, and toys for your pet. The hotel’s Lucia restaurant offers a seasonal and innovative menu and one of the best Sunday brunches. When the weather is nice, eating outside with doggies is allowed.
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