Econo Lodge Downtown
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... down on dirt tracks in one piece, in our 4WD we were reminded not to take this route. The countryside again was amazing, rock formations and mountains around us and even the Interstate developed bends and turns. We rejoined the Interstate for a short period and soon came into the outskirts of ABQ.
Our motel, the Monterey non smokers hotel (yes full title) is on the Route and just outside the Old Town. Again these motels are such ...
... chile) served flat and with the blue corn tortilla upgrade. My mother got the cheese enchiladas in blue corn tortilla, served flat with mild green chile sauce. She doesn’t like spicy food so got the chile on the side; they also offer the chile sauce as hotter or mild. My father had the pork adovado which had a red chile sauce. We all enjoyed our meals as well as the free chips and salsa and chopped green chiles that proceeded it. The restaurant also brings a basket of ...
... decided that we needed a bit more civilization to catch up with whats happening in the outside world and more importantly, to wash the sheets! We find all this at the American RV Park. It's off the highway and away from the city. On first glance it looks like a concrete jungle full of RV's but as we drive to our site, it goes way back and the sites and streets are all tree lined, and it is actually very nice. We have power, water, sewerage, WiFi, a laundry very ...
... and then they are gone and its flat as far as you can see. Then we started climbing! In the course of the day we climbed over 4000 ft to an elevation over 7000 ft. Did find out coach climbs well. Some hills left trucks struggling but we were able to hold 50-55. Of course, we know what awaits us in colorado. We are now in Albuquerque and the elevation is about 5500 ft so it ...
... could spend.
Sandia Crest drive beautiful--quite a bit of yellow color in trees. Great views from Observation Tower and along the Crest Trail. About 20 degrees colder and very windy. ...
How has this motel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Pets allowed
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TravelPod Member ReviewsEcono Lodge Downtown Albuquerque
We were just passing through so this economic hotel was perfect; all the appropriate amenities and for warmer weather, a pool. Breakfast was included, check out 11am and the conversation with Bobby at Front Desk a bonus.
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