National Council for Geographic Education

Hotel Room Rates

Make your hotel reservations now and save!

NCGE has negotiated special discounted room rates with the Hotel Albuquerque at Old Town for all 2017 conference attendees. As a NCGE conference attendee you can stay at Hotel Albuquerque at Old Town for a discounted rate of $139.00 per night. And remember by staying at the conference hotel you are also supporting NCGE. 


Hotel Albuquerque at Old Town

  • Complimentary high-speed WiFi internet 
  • Keurig Single-cup brewer 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Balcony or mountain views
  • Blackout drapes
  • Deluxe bedding
  • Full baths with tub and shower
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • ​Work desk
  • Wake-up calls
  • Rollaway beds available upon request
  • Room service (6am-11pm)
  • Electronic/magnetic keys
  • Ironing/ironing board
  • Massage- available in room
  • Non-smoking hotel and rooms (throughout hotel property)
  • Voicemail messaging
  • Connecting rooms available upon request 
  • Pack 'n Play available
  • Valet laundry service 


2017 Conference Hotel & Headquarters

Address: Overflow Hotel Available                                                                                     Best Western Rio Grande Inn
1015 Rio Grande Blvd NW
Albuquerque,NM 87104 USA

Phone Numbers:
Phone: 1-505-843-9500
Toll-free: 1-800-959-4726

*Please call to make reservations. 

Web: Best Western Rio Grande Inn

Address: SOLD OUT
Hotel Albuquerque at Old Town 
800 Rio Grand Blvd. NW
Albuquerque,NM 87104 USA

Phone Numbers:
Phone: 1-505-843-6300
Fax: 1-505-842-8426
Toll-free: 1-800-237-2133

Hotel Albuquerque at Old Town
NCGE Hotel Albuquerque at Old Town Booking Website

About the Hotel: Conveniently located in the heart of Old town, Hotel Albuquerque at Old Town creates an a distinctive blend of historic grandeur and contemporary comfort for all travelers. Hotel Alburqueque at Old town has many luxurious amenities including the on-site restaurant and bars, an outdoor resort swimming pool, a romantic wedding chapel, and more than 62,000 square feet of indoor and outdoor meeting and event space.The excellent location and amenities at the Hotel Albuquerque at Old Town make it the ideal choice for the 2017 National Conference on Geography Education.

Need a ride to and from the airport?

NCGE is working with CLS transportation for self pay shuttles. Reservation required. Click here to make your reservation today! 

Do’s and Don'ts

  • Do stay at the conference hotel. We know you have lots of hotel options available to you but by staying at the conference hotel you are supporting NCGE. Click here to learn more.
  • Do make sure to make your hotel reservation using the group reservation website. If you find using the hotel website reservation system does not provide you with the option you desire it’s best to call the hotel 800-237-2133 (US/CA). 
  • Do make your hotel reservation as soon as possible. Reservations are made on a first-come, first-served basis. The 2017 conference rate ends June 30, 2017 and rates can change to be as much as $350-$400 per night. Don’t miss your chance to stay at this luxury hotel at this amazing rate. 
  • The hotel does not accept purchase orders for deposits or payment of hotel rooms. 
  • If it is necessary that you cancel your reservation, do so as soon as possible to avoid penalty.