Best Rooms: Situated across Central Ave. NW, Econo Lodge Old Town offers no great views since it's surrounded by buildings.
Best Rooms: Even-numbered rooms facing east towards Rio Grande Blvd. overlook the pool, with a view of the mountains in the distance.
Best Rooms: Rooms facing towards 2nd St. and Roma Ave. offer views of the mountains in the distance, better from floors 8 - 12. Note that floor 12 is a smoking floor.
3.5 star hotel
Area: Huning Highland Historic District
2.38 mi from Albuquerque Aquarium
Best Rooms: Odd-numbered rooms at the back of the hotel overlook the courtyard and Highland Park; rooms facing the highway offer a view of the mountains in the background; and rooms facing Central Ave. offer a view of the city.
2.5 star hotel
Area: Central Campus
2.54 mi from Albuquerque Aquarium
Best Rooms: Deluxe 2 Queen room types offer a view of downtown Albuquerque, while Deluxe King and Queen room types overlook the neighboring residential area.
Best Rooms: Travelodge Albuquerque Midtown has no real views to offer because it’s surrounded by the buildings and parking lot.