Albuquerque International Sunport (ABQ)
Albuquerque International Sunport is located three miles southeast of the downtown Albuquerque, New Mexico. The busiest airport in the state, Albuquerque International Airport is also the main point of entry for Santa Fe, and the air travel hub features a unique pueblo-style design for its passenger terminal. Wyndham Hotel Group offers full-service, upscale accommodations nearby Albuquerque International Sunport that feature distinctive design, excellent service and graceful modern amenities. With plenty of business-friendly features and relaxing public spaces, Wyndham Hotel Group is a smart choice for those traveling through Albuquerque International Sunport.
Albuquerque International Sunport History
Previously served by two private airports, in 1935 the city of Albuquerque decide it needed a new public airport, to be built with government funds through the Works Progress Administration, a New Deal program. Ground was broken in 1937 for the project, and Albuquerque International Sunport opened in 1939. Featuring two paved runways, a uniquely designed terminal building and massive hangar, the airport was handling 37 daily departures by 1957. A new terminal was erected in 1965, and has been expanded twice since. The old terminal has been restored, and is now on the National Register of Historic Places – and the home of several offices of the Transportation Security Administration.
Albuquerque International Sunport Passenger Services
With one terminal, three concourses and 25 gates, Albuquerque International Sunport has a small range of services to make the air travel experience more enjoyable for the traveler. Passengers will find free Wi-Fi throughout the airport, along with artwork exhibitions from local talent and performance series on certain dates. Travelers might encounter a jazz trio, polka band, classical orchestra or mariachi group performing at the airport. Albuquerque International Sunport also features a range of eateries and restaurants, retail outlets, banks, bookstores and more.
Albuquerque Accommodations from Wyndham Hotel Group
Whether heading through Albuquerque International Sunport on business or pleasure, travelers will find full-service, upscale accommodation from Wyndham Hotel Group conveniently located nearby. With fitness centers, business centers, complimentary Wi-Fi and flexible meeting spaces for large and small events, Wyndham Hotel Group is an excellent choice for the savvy traveler. Guests enjoy distinctive dining options, well-appointed guestrooms and suites, and beautiful furnishings throughout Wyndham Hotel Group properties in the Albuquerque area and beyond.