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Charles Motel and Hot Springs

601 Broadway, Truth or Consequences, NM 87901 (Formerly Charles Motel and Bath House)
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2014
nmterrier Albuquerque, New Mexico
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Rating summary
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2014

The rooms are not nice but they are clean. We would probably go back but the beds are really bad. The baths are great and the folks that run the place are great. The price is good but, again, the nights sleep was miserable for all 3 of us.

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Phoenix, Arizona
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2014

I loved it here and plan to stay again on my next trip to T or C. It is very reasonably priced, clean, quiet and the management, Kathy, is very attentive and personable. It is conveniently located and has nice views of Turtleback Mountain.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2013 via mobile

Nostalgic and funky. It is a must stay at place. No two rooms are a like. There is no other place in town that offers so much for your money and it has Kathy to boot. Hot spring bath, body wraps, and massages all in one sitting.

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Bridgewater, Virginia
1 review
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2013

The Charles is like the town--old, off-beat, and kind of bohemian. It's got personality. My suite was clean and quiet, not luxurious, but perfectly satisfactory. What I love most are the things you'll find nowhere else. Doing yoga outside my room on the roof with a view of Turtleback Mountain. Soaking under the stars in the hot spring. The staff... More

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Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2013

I shared here with my 2-year old daughter and got great value for the trip. The hotel is older, but the room was clean, the bathtub was nice, and the trip included a soak in the mineral springs (private tubs - men's side and women's side). I would highly recommend paying the $9/person to go to the private Jacuzzi on... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2013 via mobile

Reserved a private roof top tub in the evening hoping to see some amazing nm night skies... Was sent up to the roof by a not so attentive attendant, to an empty jacuzzi tub. Returned down stairs for directions on filling tub, " oh yeah, turn the red nozzle. Go up and turned red nozzle nothing comes out... Back downstairs,... More

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El Paso, Texas
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10 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2013

From the outside, the place looks inviting, with a 1940s southwestern vibe. The lobby and souvenir shop are clean and well kept. The desk clerk took us on a brief tour of the hot spring tubs, and that should have tipped us off right then and there. They were old, funky, and grimy. Plus, they're segregated into one section for... More

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El Paso, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2012

My wife and I have been going to the Charles Motel and Hot Springs for the past 3 years, and have foud it to be outstanding in service, accomodations, and especially an excellent price range: very, very affordable. Outstanding service and courtesy from the staff.

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El Paso, Texas
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5 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2012

My husband and I try and go to T or C several times a year to bath in the mineral baths. We had never been to the rooftop jacuzzi at the Charles Motel, but heard it was nice. So, we did in December 2012 (temps in the low 70s). The private jacuzzi is wonderful. Complete tranquility. The hotel host, CJ,... More

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Lubbock, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2012 via mobile

Awesome hot springs. Older motel but the value is great. They have the hottest water in town and close to a Lloyd of great food! The happy belli deli is amazing!!! We have been several times and we stay here everytime:-) can not wait to go back. Last weekend in sept. is the Hot Spring Festival, that's worth going back!!!!

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CharlesMotel, General Manager at Charles Motel and Hot Springs, responded to this review

Thank you for the nice review. Just to let you know, the Hot Springs Festival will be October 7th this year, the Sunday prior to Columbus Day. Hope to see you then. More

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Additional Information about Charles Motel and Hot Springs

Address: 601 Broadway, Truth or Consequences, NM 87901 (Formerly Charles Motel and Bath House)
Location: United States > New Mexico > Sierra County > Truth or Consequences
Amenities:
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Suites
Hotel Style:
Ranked #7 of 14 hotels in Truth or Consequences
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The Charles is made up of two historical buildings. The Spa building, constructed in the late 1940s, and The Charles Apartments, built in the early ‘30s, sit side-by-side on Broadway, awaiting the arrival of guests who venture to the southwest for a relaxing getaway, or on a quest for healing, or even who "just had to stop in a town called Truth or Consequences." The real joy of the Charles Spa and Motel lies in the mineral-rich water that flows from the ground beneath the facility, arriving in the Charles’ baths at a piping 112 degrees Fahrenheit. This incredible water has been used in healing for centuries and is also available in our private outdoor Jacuzzis. A nice hot bath is perfect prior to an in-house massage which is available by appointment. ... more   less 
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