Crowne Plaza Albuquerque to open after $14M renovation

IHG's Crowne Plaza Albuquerque will open in Sept. 2011 following a brand change from Hilton that included $14 million in renovations throughout the property.

The 261-room hotel features 26,000 square feet of meeting space that includes an 8,000 square foot conference center and is conveniently located just six miles from the airport and three miles from historic Old Town.

The hotel populates 14 acres of land in the university and midtown districts. A recipient of the “New Mexico Green Zia Environmental Excellence Award,” the hotel features the Ranchers Club of New Mexico restaurant, the only AAA 4 Diamond Award Winner in Albuquerque, and is also a repeat winner of the Distinguished Restaurants of North America Award. Recently opened, the new Stonestreet Restaurant features New Mexican cuisines.

The full-service hotel is located at 1901 University Boulevard NE in Albuquerque and includes 22 meeting rooms in 26,000 square feet of meeting space, an outdoor pool, fitness center, complimentary wireless access throughout the hotel, business center and complimentary parking.

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