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Monterey Motel

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Monterey Motel is a well maintained small motel on Central Avenue near historic Old Town, downtown Albuquerque, and the Albuquerque BioPark Acquarium. On the outside it's an unassuming retro motel, and on the inside the rooms are on a par with large chain hotels...More

Thank Harrison S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our 2nd stay in the past few years. It’s under different ownership now, but has been maintained in the same meticulous fashion. It’s super clean, conveniently located, and still just as charming as ever. Everything in the room worked, it was quiet at...More

Thank Phyllis Y
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed at the Monterey Motel while visiting the Albuquerque Comic Con in January 2018 and cannot sing it's praises enough! Location is great, plenty of parking for oversized vehicles and COMPLETELY safe!!! Clean rooms too!!! I spoke with Brooke over the phone who was...More

Thank NREMChick
Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

It’s nice to find an affordable and clean motel that isn’t part of a giant chain. The room was clean and well appointed. The staff were helpful and friendly. I would definitely stay here again, and plan to on my way back through ABQ.More

Thank Nell G
Response from Monterey M, Manager at Monterey MotelResponded 8 January 2018

Hello Nell G, Thank you for your kind review. We are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay and love what the Monterey has to offer! We work hard to give our guests the very best experience when staying with us. We look forward to...More

Reviewed 14 December 2017

spoke to the staff when we stayed here, and they said there were a lot of car thefts in this area, made me very nervious about my car. kept going out to check on it throughout the night and couldn't sleep to well. room seemed...More

Thank skwepk42
Response from Monterey M, General Manager at Monterey MotelResponded 18 December 2017

Dear skwepk42, I must say that your review comes as a surprise, but I am grateful that you reached out to us, as we do value all guest concerns. While I am uncertain of who made these comments that left you feeling unsafe, I can...More

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Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Laundry Service
Self-Serve Laundry
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
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Pool
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$77 - US$106 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#5 Romantic Hotel in Albuquerque
#14 Best Value Hotel in Albuquerque
#23 Family Hotel in Albuquerque
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
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US$77 - US$106 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#5 Romantic Hotel in Albuquerque
#14 Best Value Hotel in Albuquerque
#23 Family Hotel in Albuquerque
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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3 July 2017|
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Response from Danjcksn | Reviewed this property |
Yes and it's very nice. Not huge, but more than adequate and very pleasant.
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Jane H
29 September 2016|
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Response from jetsettinallie | Reviewed this property |
We had no issue with that and didn't feel as though our car would have been broken in.
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"Safe, clean location with Affordable Prices"
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"Stayed in room 6, which was fine."
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"The rooms farther away from Central are best."
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