2020 N Grand Avenue
Las Vegas, New Mexico 87701-4748
United States


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Hotel Overview

Location is everything, which is why our Las Vegas hotel is conveniently situated to all the best attractions.

Are you looking for a hotel near Santa Fe Trail or a hotel near the State Bird Refuge? When the great outdoors is calling, you need to answer, and our Las Vegas hotel makes it easy. As a hotel near Fort Union and Pecos National Monuments, there is no shortage of adventure to be had nearby.

We are near major businesses and institutions like hospitals, universities and top corporations, too. A hotel near Highland University means we welcome extended stays. Whether you are visiting the grandkids for their graduation or you are teaching for just a semester, we are your home away from home. Enjoy hot snacks in the evenings, great rates and the friendliest staff in town.

An indoor pool and sauna makes it easy to relax at our Las Vegas hotel. We are right on the I-25, so commuting or getting to special events is easy. Fourth of July Fiestas always bring a crowd to the area, and Heritage Week is an especially popular time when historical home tours are available throughout the city.

The Rough Rider Motorcycle Rally is a big event, and our Las Vegas hotel is a favorite for participants and riders. Both the United World College and Highland University are also nearby, and we specialize in making students and faculty feel welcomed. When you are coming to the original Las Vegas, you deserve to be treated like family.

The New Mexico Harvey Houses are always a favored attraction, and the numerous points of interests, historical buildings and sites can be enjoyed throughout the year. Business travelers can even squeeze in some time for leisure activities, too. We regularly host workers with Alta Vista Hospital, New Mexico Behavioral Health Institute and government agencies like the Department of Transportation and the Department of Environment.

Reserve your stay at the Best Western Plus Montezuma Inn & Suites for an unbeatable rate! Enjoy your stay.

Hotel Amenities

Because We CareSM

Cleaning Standards

Industry-Leading Cleaning Standards

Modified Breakfast

Modified Breakfast Service & Selections (varies by hotel)

Low Rate Guarantee

Low Rate Guarantee

Hotel Policies

Pet Policy
Pets allowed based on the availability of pet friendly rooms. Up to 2 dogs per room with a 80 pound weight limit. Additional pet types (cats, birds, etc) may be accepted at the hotel's discretion. Pet rate is $20 per day with a $100 per week maximum. If damage occurs or excessive cleaning is needed, the hotel may charge additionally to cover the costs of repair/cleaning.
Child Policy
Children 12 And Under Are Free In Room With One Paying Adult In Existing Bedding.


Hotel location and the surrounding area

Nearby Attractions


  • 0.50 mile(s) from Rough Rider Museum, dedicated in 1940, was first established by the decision of Theodore Roosevelt's Rough Riders regiment (the first Volunteer Cavalry Regiment of the Spanish-American War), who named Las Vegas their official reunion home. Their first reunion was held in Las Vegas, June 1899.
  • 1.00 mile(s) from Historic Las Vegas, NM, Las Vegas was established in 1835 after a group of settlers received a land grant from the Mexican government. The town was laid out in the traditional Spanish Colonial style, with a central plaza surrounded by buildings which could serve as fortifications in case of attack. Las Vegas soon prospered as a stop on the Santa Fe Trail. During the Mexican-American War in 1846, Stephen W. Kearny delivered an address at the Plaza of Las Vegas claiming New Mexico for the United States. Doc Holliday had a dentist’s office in town, and Billy the Kid hung out here. Las Vegas is home to a very large number of historic structures (mostly railroad-era houses and commercial buildings), with over 900 listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
  • 2.50 mile(s) from LV National Wildlife Refuge, covers 8,672 acres including grasslands, croplands, marshes, and ponds. The area is a winter habitat for over 270 species of birds such as migratory birds, hawks, sand hill cranes, eagles, and waterfowl. Other wildlife includes antelope, badgers, coyotes and bobcats.
  • 4.00 mile(s) from Storrie Lake State Park, manmade reservoir four miles north of Las Vegas. Fishing and boating are the most popular activities however summer breezes attract windsurfers, and a visitor center has exhibits on local history.
  • 8.00 mile(s) from The Montezuma Castle, originally known as the Montezuma Hotel, was designed by noted Chicago architects John Root and Daniel Burnham for the Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railroad, which had built a spur from nearby Las Vegas, NM to Montezuma in 1882. For a decade, the resort was a major attraction and visitors included Rutherford B. Hayes, Ulysses S. Grant, William Tecumseh Sherman and Theodore Roosevelt before the Montezuma closed as a hotel in 1903.
  • 8.00 mile(s) from Montezuma Hot Springs, Montezuma Hot Springs, located northwest of the town of Las Vegas on the grounds of the United World College. Three clusters of concrete soaking pools of various sizes and temperatures. Bathing suits required.
  • 25.00 mile(s) from Fort Union National Monument, Three different forts have stood on the site of Fort Union National Monument. The first was established in 1851 to protect the Santa Fe Trail, and the last was the largest in the Southwest. Ruins of all three can be visited, along with some remains of the Santa Fe Trail.


  • 0.10 mile(s) from Pinos, Full Service, American, Open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner, American/Mexican
  • 1.00 mile(s) from Manana Cafe, Brasserie, American, Open for: breakfast, lunch,
  • 1.00 mile(s) from Black Jack's Grill, Full Service, American, Open for: dinner,
  • 1.00 mile(s) from KBOBS, Full Service, Steak House, Open for: lunch, dinner,
  • 1.00 mile(s) from El Rialto, Bar/Lounge, Mexican, Open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner,
  • 1.00 mile(s) from Dick's, Bar/Lounge, American, Open for: lunch, dinner,


  • 1.00 mile(s) from NM Highlands University, the 175 acre campus of Highlands University is located in Las Vegas New Mexico. Founded in 1893 as New Mexico Normal School the university offers programs in arts and sciences, business, education, and social work.
  • 2.00 mile(s) from LV Community College, located in the Sangre de Cristo Mountain Range overlooking Las Vegas New Mexico is the only vocational technical school in northeastern New Mexico.

Nearby Cities

  • 65.00 mile(s) from Santa Fe
  • 75.00 mile(s) from Raton
  • 120 mile(s) from Albuquerque
  • 256 mile(s) from Colorado Springs
  • 327 mile(s) from Denver, CO
  • 344 mile(s) from Las Cruces
  • 387 mile(s) from El Paso, TX


  • 0.25 mile(s) from City Recreation Center, Full gym, swimming, basketball, racquetball, skating facilities.
  • 0.50 mile(s) from NMHU Perkins Stadium, Football Stadium for Highlands University.
  • 0.50 mile(s) from Keys Park, Playground, dog walking areas.
  • 1.00 mile(s) from Lincoln Park, Playground, dog walking areas.
  • 1.00 mile(s) from NMHU Tennis Courts, Highlands University Tennis Courts.
  • 1.00 mile(s) from NMHU John A. BeWilson, Highlands University Basketball complex.
  • 5.00 mile(s) from Storrie Lake, Man made reservoir. Fishing, camping, Windsurfing.


  • 1.00 mile(s) from Walmart
  • 1.00 mile(s) from Walgreens
  • 1.00 mile(s) from Beals
  • 1.00 mile(s) from Downtown Shopping


  • 120 mile(s) from Albuquerque Sunport, Rail and bus service is available from Albuquerque to Santa Fe, which is the midpoint before Las Vegas and is 60 miles away.
  • 2.50 mile(s) from Las Vegas Municipal Airport, Shuttle service is available to/from the hotel with advance notice.
  • 1.00 mile(s) from Las Vegas, NM Amtrak Station Amtrak Southwest Chief goes to Los Angeles & Chicago.
  • 1.00 mile(s) from Las Vegas