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White Sands Motel

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Reviewed 1 week ago

It's your basic old-style motel, but it's run by a family who obviously takes great pride in the appearance, maintenance, cleanliness, and amenities of the place. Breakfast was every bit as good as Days Inn, etc. Well worth the rate paid.

Tulsa, Oklahoma
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Amid our southern New Mexico road trip adventure, we ran across this cute motel that had character and charm. The owners were kind to us even though we arrived late in the evening. They even honored our request for a room away from others, as we are light sleepers. The hotel room was clean and comfortable, had a desk, two...

1Thank MusikSurfer
Annapolis, MD
Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

I was there for five nights this week and thoroughly enjoyed it. Great rates, very clean, free wifi that really works, friendly and attentive owners on site. Very convenient to White Sands National Monument.

1Thank Mike21951
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

This place was the best deal I ever found on my 12 day trip. It was absolutely the cleanest room I ever have stayed in. I wish there were more reasonably priced decent places like this! The bed was comfortable. It was quiet and the staff was friendly! Highly recommended!

1Thank Margaret T
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Have stayed here numerous times over the years. Same family has owned for over 25 years. No surpriseshere. An unbeatable, great value for a classic, Motel style lodge. Nothing fancy. Very clean rooms.

1Thank buffalofeathers
Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 9 October 2016

Nothing glamorous by any means but the price and location were right. Was clean and offered a decent nights sleep. The breakfast was pretty mediocre. Rating is based on value for $ spent. Can recommend for a quick stay.

1Thank X C
South Hadley, Massachusetts, United States
Reviewed 6 October 2016

White Sands Motel has the most lovely, beckoning neon sign, and it beckons you to a stay that is modernly-appointed, clean, maintained with pride, safe, and welcoming. So it has everything: the classic desert motor lodge look and vibe, but while feeling utterly secure. This is the best value going. I stayed here two nights and went to White Sands...

1Thank bluecowboyyoga
Guernsey, Channel Islands
Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

Clean and friendly with a classic neon sign. Perfect. Rooms are quite. Free use of sand boards to take into the dunes, which is really thoughtful and saves buying/renting in White Sands Dunes National Monument - a short 20min drive away. I phoned to reserve no online booking that I could find

1Thank GlynCarre
Simpsonville, South Carolina
Reviewed 3 October 2016

We enjoyed our stay. The rooms were freshly painted as well as the motel itself. Well maintained premises. Great for one night. Loved that they let you borrow the sleds for White sands. The price was good as well. The only negative was that we had asked for a room in the back according to other reviews and the man...

1Thank Linda G
Santa Fe, New Mexico
Reviewed 28 September 2016

I loved this little gem of a vintage motel. Super clean and comfortable and quiet. The rooms are on the small side, but the quality of the room makes up for that. Very comfortable bed. Plus the motel retains its original look from when constructed, about the late 1950's or early 1960's. There is a photo in the lobby circa...

1Thank Rob7171

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast

Additional Information about White Sands Motel

Address: 1101 S White Sands Blvd, Alamogordo, NM 88310-7251
Region: United States > New Mexico > Alamogordo
Price Range: €46 - €93 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 25
Also Known As:
White Sands Hotel Alamogordo
Hotel Style:
#1 Romantic Hotel in Alamogordo
#1 Family Hotel in Alamogordo
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“Rooms against back wall are away from road noise.”
 of 5 bubbles JPDVLD, 23 Nov 2016 | Read review
“The back building is the quietest.”
 of 5 bubbles BECKY6067, 26 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Ask for the king bed rooms at the back, for mountain views and less traffic sounds.”
 of 5 bubbles 467ginnyc, 24 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Ask for mountain view”
 of 5 bubbles johnrobertdavis, 10 Sep 2016 | Read review
“stay in back rooms”
 of 5 bubbles cwatkins88, 4 Jun 2016 | Read review
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