top of page
Albuquerque 6.png
Albuquerque 4.jpeg
Albuquerque 1.jpeg
Albuquerque 3.jpeg

' Revenue True'

FHG’s 1 more IHG hotel going under major Formula Blue renovation in major Metro Airport Location.


Albuquerque, NM


In Process


72,500 Sq Ft

Scope of Work

Exterior/Interior Facelift


All Public Areas

Guest Rooms




Hotel Link


$2.75 Million 


  • The exterior and architectural elements went through an extensive renovation to meet the brand requirements for Formula Blue.

  • The 6-story hotel was renovated in 2 months with various teams working collectively for a fast turnaround. All rooms, hallways and public areas were renovated and upgraded from the previous interior designs. Along with the hotel, the parking lot went through an overlay.

  • Holiday Inn Express is undergoing a major renovation estimated cost $2.5M to convert the property to New Formula Blue theme. 

  • This is a unique property as it was not built as a Holiday Inn there is a lot of modifications that will need to be made in Rooms & Public area. 

  • We have completed the 1st phase, the 2nd phase is in the initiation process. There will be 3-4 phases and expected to be completed by End of March 2019.  

  • Numbers/Budgeted & Variances: Phase 1- Exterior Paint, Landscaping & parking Lot completed 10-12% under budget & under scheduled time by well-synchronized planning.

  • Time frames:  Completed before the anticipated time.

  • Room Revenue being impacted: NO room revenue been Impacted.

  • Challenges:  We had to complete the exterior phase before October Balloon Fiesta Which is the busiest week for the area. Our team did a great job by completing 1 week prior and leaves plenty of time for New Parking lot to cure for heavy traffic.

bottom of page