Lodging and Travel


The 2023 Raptor Research Foundation Conference will be held at the:

Marriott Uptown Albuquerque

2101 Louisiana Blvd NE, Albuquerque, NM 87110

(505) 881-6800.

Uptown has a variety of great restaurants and bars, shopping, and more to keep you busy in your free time. Situated along I-40, this family-friendly hotel provides easy access to the University of New Mexico, Sandia Peak Tramway, Old Town Albuquerque, and other popular destinations. If you want to stay active, fuel up at the hotel’s on-site restaurant, Cielo Sandia, before dropping by the 24-hour fitness center with an array of cardio equipment and free weights. If you prefer to relax, take a refreshing dip in the hotel’s indoor and outdoor pool. The modern perks and relaxed accommodations at Marriott Uptown Albuquerque give you everything you need for a satisfying stay in Albuquerque. You can find more information about Albuquerque Uptown here.


We are holding a block of rooms at the Marriott at a special conference rate starting on Monday October 16 until Sunday, October 22. Single and double rooms will sleep between 2-4 people and are discounted to $129/night. Check-in time is 4 pm and check-out time is 11 am.

The meeting site will have a dedicated room for nursing and child-care.  This room is on the first floor near the conference rooms.

If you are interested in having a small refrigerator in your room, please call the hotel and request one when you make your reservation.

Reservation Instructions

Here is the information needed to book the Marriott’s special room rate for our conference:

You will find the information for your online reservation link below. If you have questions or need help with the link, please do not hesitate to ask. We appreciate your business and look forward to a successful event.

Raptor Research Foundation Annual Conference

Start Date: Monday, October 16, 2023

End Date: Sunday, October 22, 2023

Last Day to Book: Sunday, September 17, 2023

Other Lodging Options

If our room block at the Marriott Uptown sells out, there are several nearby options. We are not holding a block of rooms at these hotels but rates are similar to the conference hotel.

Homewood Suites by Hilton Albuquerque Uptown

7101 Arvada Ave. NE, Albuquerque, NM 87110

(505) 881-7300

Approximately 5 minute walk from the Marriott

Room rates similar to Marriott. All rooms are suites, with kitchenettes, may be only a king bed in a separate bedroom, but there is a sofa bed so suite sleeps up to 4. Complimentary hot breakfast provided.


Hyatt Place Albuquerque Uptown

6901 Arvada Ave. NE, Albuquerque, NM 87110

(505) 872-9000

Approximately 5 minute walk from the Marriott

Room rates similar to Marriott.

Complimentary buffet breakfast provided.


Hilton Garden Inn Albuquerque Uptown

6510 Americas Parkway NE

Albuquerque, NM 87110

(505) 948-5099

Right next door to the Marriott.

Rooms have 2 queen beds, room rate includes breakfast, rates slightly higher than at the Mariott

Traveling to Albuquerque

Once your plane touches down in Albuquerque, you are just minutes away from the Marriott Uptown hotel.

Transportation from the Albuquerque International Sunport to the hotel is available via:

·    zTrip New Mexico  (505) 247-8888

·   ABQ Green Cab Company   (505) 243-6800 info@abqgreencabco.net

·   Albuquerque Metro Taxi (505) 450-8580 abqmetrotaxi@gmail.com

·   Albuquerque Taxi (505) 307-9209

·   Uber or Lyft

·    Accessible Vans of America – ABQ (877) 501-8267 (if assistance is needed)