Welcome to our Albuquerque, New Mexico Hotel Located off Exit 221 on I-25, our Albuquerque, NM hotel's location near the Albuquerque International Sunport Airport, Albuquerque Convention Center, University of New Mexico, Sandia Labs and attractions makes the 100% smoke-free Holiday Inn® Hotel & Suites Albuquerque Airport - University Area the smart choice. Our Albuquerque, NM hotel's the right choice for savvy travelers. Our hotel's near the Albuquerque Airport and a free shuttle service gets you there on-time. Plus you'll be close to clients at Sandia National Labs, Kirtland Air Force Base and Mesa Del Sol. The University of New Mexico is near our hotel's location so parents and fans can catch a Lobos game or visit students. Families can catch a game at Isotopes Baseball Stadium, or enjoy a round on the PGA golf course at UNM. No matter what you want to see in Albuquerque, New Mexico, our hotel is close to it all. There's no better way to relax after a day of meetings or fun than in our indoor pool, hot tub and sauna. The 24-hour Leading Edge fitness center at our Albuquerque, New Mexico hotel keeps you in shape. Our Sunport Grille has great meals, and Vertigo Lounge and a Starbucks espresso bar offer all your favorite beverages. Perks like our free shuttle service make us the best among Albuquerque, NM hotels.