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White Sands Motel

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1101 S. White Sands Blvd., Alamogordo, NM 88310
White Sands Motel
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Meadow Vista CA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I was exhausted when I arrived in Almogordo and happy to see a small motel to stay at. My car was full of equipment and wanted somewhere I could park just outside the door. The staff was so friendly, allowing me to look at several rooms before deciding which one I wanted. I noticed that the owners were careful about... More 

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Tacoma, Washington
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The hotel was clean and nice. The bathroom was small and only one sink. There was no tub, only a shower, and we had the suite, a separate room with two beds in it. We had read the reviews, and thought from the reviews the breakfast would be more. Alas, it is a Continental Breakfast of a few wrapped breakfast... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

My wife and I stayed here on Sunday (2/1) and really enjoyed it. The lady who checked us in was very friendly. The place only has a few rooms, so it is nice and quiet. The rooms are small, but contain ample storage. They are also clean and comfortable. We enjoyed the nice flat screen!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

Found this great little motel by chance driving through Alamogordo in need of a last minute place to stay. It accommodated four of us comfortably for just $68. The room was very clean & charming with a retro vibe, equipped with all the important stuff: TV, fridge, comfortable beds, cute pink-tiled bathroom, HOT water. The owner who welcomed us at... More 

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Ardmore, Oklahoma
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

This was a great place for the money. Room was clean, beds were super comfy. Shower had good pressure. Bathtub didn't drain super fast, but not the end of the world. After taxes we paid $77. Quite the bargain for a clean comfy room. We didn't try breakfast, but I imagine it was typical.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

We've stayed here a couple of times now. The place is great for visiting Alamogordo. Rooms are very clean, fridge and microwave, cable tv, free wifi, and a continental b-fast all at a great rate. Will stay again!

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London
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

You can't miss the lovely old sign as you go through Alamagordo, and it's great to find a place with some personality rather than the chains. The couple who run it are very friendly and helpful, the rooms are clean and quiet, and there's a light breakfast included. Very affordable and highly recommended.

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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9 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

The owners pride in keeping this place clean shows through. Even though the property and furnishings are older the value is GREAT. We were greeted at the desk by a most genuine woman. We believe she was one of the owners. The bed was comfortable and the room was immaculate. What more can you ask for. The place reminded us... More 

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Glen Ellen, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

Highly recommend this motel. Extremely clean and friendly and they lend the snow pan/sleds for White Sands for free! Coffee and simple breakfast and very nice and accommodating owners. Charming vintage sign too. It is difficult to find independently owned businesses, especially in Alamagordo. This is a real find. Thanks for the great stay.

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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

clean, quiet, affordable. stayed two nights. located on the same road that leads directly to white sands natl monument. greeted with a smile and very pleasant demeanour. near walmart, near good family restuarants. walking distance from IHOP where we enjoyed breakfast before our adventure :) will definately return when given the opportunity again.

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