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Lamplighter Motel

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425 Main Street, Alamosa, CO 81101
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Lamplighter Motel
Ranked #11 of 13 Hotels in Alamosa
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Brooklyn, New York, United States
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stay in 30-40 hotels a year traveling as a band. We came into Alamosa in June of 2014 for a show and the promoter booked us in this hotel. Normally we handle this ourselves. We go into the rooms late, after 1am. This is obviously a budget motel, so you shouldn't expect luxury. I do expect any motel to... More 

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29 reviews 29 reviews
16 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

All we would say is that the Lamplighter needs a new wick! Disappointed in the whole experience especially as it was our first introduction to small town Colorado. Can I say any more but avoid. There must be better in town.

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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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122 reviews 122 reviews
31 hotel reviews
111 helpful votes 111 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

We travel all the time on the bike, and stay at a wide range of accommodations. We do like historic motels and those with local color and charm. Well, the color of this place looked a lot better in its ads than in person. Color it run-down and no one really cares. The signs for the Lamplighter would be the... More 

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Edmonton
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24 reviews 24 reviews
9 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

The lady who checked us in was lovely, so helpful. We looked at the room and it seemed worn but fine, no obvious mold or nasty smells. It also came with a hot breakfast. In the morning I had a couple of itchy bites so checked further into the bed. Yep, bedbugs. We told the fellow who was at the... More 

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Greeley, Colorado
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

The rate was the cheapest place to stay close to the Train which we were taking in the morning. It seemed clean but the A/C broke in the middle of the night and blew heat - we woke up sweating; the Refrigerator did not work, the Free Wi-Fi was only available sitting in the office. The people were friendly. Would... More 

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Market Harborough, United Kingdom
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83 reviews 83 reviews
40 hotel reviews
83 helpful votes 83 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2014

Located on Main Street this is closet motel to downtown, and is great for an overnight transit stop or as a base to visit the Sand dunes. Have stayed here before and latest stay was July 10th for 1 night again in room 121. Friendly staff, large king room with twin queen beds, good size bathroom and separate wash basin... More 

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Quito, Ecuador
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25 reviews 25 reviews
7 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2013

We stayed here two nights and had a nice stay. The staff was friendly enough, and the included breakfast was nice. The room was clean and we had no problems. I really liked the brick walls inside the room.

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Kerrville, Texas
2 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2013

We had the misfortune of stopping here, as it was the only motel in the area with a room. There was some type of an event that we did not know about going on. We had come to the area to look at some real estate. Anyway, we went in and the lady at the desk was nice, we grimaced... More 

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Boulder, Colorado
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6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2013

We chose this hotel because it's on main street and we could walk to shops and restaurants. The rooms are circa 1966, pink tub, pink toilet, and brick wall design. The bedding is old (one of the sheets has a huge rip) and the blankets are worn and pilled. We did a thorough check of the bedding, walls, and curtains... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2013

I have heard that they have supposedly "fixed" their Bed Bug problem. But they have NOT. They were HUGE and very WELL FED! My family of four (with two children) stayed here the night before last. We were happy to get a room during a busy weekend. Good price as well. We walked into the room and it was very... More 

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Address: 425 Main Street, Alamosa, CO 81101
Location: United States > Colorado > Alamosa
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 10

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