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Desert Sands Inn & Suites

Self Rated: 2.5 out of 5
13317 Central Avenue NE, Albuquerque, NM, 87123, United States of America
3.4 out of 5 rating 88 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 3.4

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Property Details

Property Location

With a stay at Desert Sands Inn & Suites, you'll be centrally located in Albuquerque, within a 15-minute drive of ABQ Uptown and Tingley Coliseum. This motel is 5.7 mi (9.2 km) from Kirtland Air Force Base and 7.4 mi (11.8 km) from University of New Mexico.


Make yourself at home in one of the 50 air-conditioned rooms featuring flat-screen televisions. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and satellite programming is available for your entertainment. Bathrooms have shower/tub combinations and hair dryers. Conveniences include desks and coffee/tea makers, as well as phones with free local calls.


Make use of convenient amenities, which include complimentary wireless Internet access and a vending machine.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include a 24-hour front desk, multilingual staff, and coffee/tea in a common area. Free self parking is available onsite.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Hinkle Family Fun Center - 3.3 km / 2 mi
National Museum of Nuclear Science & History - 3.9 km / 2.4 mi
Los Altos Golf Course - 4.5 km / 2.8 mi
Musical Theatre Southwest - 7.3 km / 4.6 mi
New Mexico Veterans’ Memorial - 7.9 km / 4.9 mi
The Downs Racetrack and Casino - 8.1 km / 5 mi
Expo New Mexico - 8.1 km / 5 mi
Winrock Shopping Center - 8.3 km / 5.1 mi
Tingley Coliseum - 8.3 km / 5.1 mi
ABQ Uptown - 8.4 km / 5.2 mi
Kirtland Air Force Base - 9.2 km / 5.7 mi
Raymond G. Murphy VA Medical Center - 9.5 km / 5.9 mi
Mariposa Gallery - 10.3 km / 6.4 mi
Ernie Pyle Public Library - 11.5 km / 7.1 mi
Desert Rose Playhouse - 11.5 km / 7.2 mi

The preferred airport for Desert Sands Inn & Suites is Albuquerque, NM (ABQ-Albuquerque Intl. Sunport) - 22.6 km / 14 mi

Check-in time starts at 3pm. Check-out time is 11am.
Property Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.

  • The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

  • Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section).

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Deposit: USD 50.00 per day

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Pet fee: USD 20 per pet, per stay

  • Service animals are exempt from fees

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

  • -Free self parking
  • -In-room accessibility
  • -Free WiFi
  • -24-hour front desk
  • -Coffee/tea in common areas
  • -Multilingual staff
  • -RV, bus, truck parking
  • -Designated smoking areas
  • -Vending machine
  • -Wheelchair accessible path of travel
  • -Wheelchair accessible parking
  • -Braille or raised signage