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Desert Inn

2420 South 1st Street, PoBox1414, Tucumcari, NM 88401 (Formerly Microtel Inn)
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Fortuna, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Friendly staff. First they would not give us an email confirmation only a number. The room was very small where the queen bed barely fit. The cleaning products they use were so strong, I sneezed and blew my nose continually to the point I thought I had a cold, which I didnt because the next morning after we left I... More 

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Mesquite, Texas
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24 reviews 24 reviews
10 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I basically chose this motel over any others based on the fact that they accept pets. I was not expecting really wonderful based on our stay a few nights earlier in a "pet friendly" motel. From the moment I walked in to check in, it was a pleasure to be there. The lady at the front desk was friendly and... More 

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Texarkana, Texas
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13 reviews 13 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Our room was clean and well-appointed for a budget motel. Parking was ample and convenient to the entrance. The staff was courteous. However, despite there being available rooms on the ground floor, we could not book one without paying an "upgrade" fee, a major inconvenience as there is no elevator. The mini-fridge in our room did not work, the toiletries... More 

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14 reviews 14 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

New management. The front desk area is very nice and modern looking. Front desk is very friendly. The property is old but its apparent some effort went into cleaning it up. But that's about it. The all florescent lighting in the crowded room nearly gave me a headache. Very unwelcoming feel. There was a gap between the door and door... More 

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Las Animas, Colorado
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17 reviews 17 reviews
10 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

Got in late one night and left the next morning at 7, so didn't get a chance to take advantage of the many features of this property, but everything was very clean and well kept and the staff was very helpful and polite. For the money, I don't see how you can go wrong

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Morris, Canada
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26 reviews 26 reviews
10 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015 via mobile

If you are looking for a place to lay your head after a day of travelling, you will enjoy this clean and comfortable place to stay. The hotel staff was pleasant and helpful. Our room was very comfortable but compact. Not as small as hotel rooms in Europe though! The breakfast was adequate. The parking lot was well lit and... More 

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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191 hotel reviews
163 helpful votes 163 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

We stayed just one night, but found this motel a great place to overnight. The room was very comfy, albeit small, it suited for the night. The desk clerk was friendly and the lobby and property is updated and a nice place overall to rest your head. PS; No elevator.

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

I checked in very late so can't comment on the pool or fitness room. The desk clerk was very pleasant and helpful. My room was very small. A queen sized bed and bath. There was a small refrigerator and microwave. Although small, the room was clean. The room temperature control didn't work. It only stayed on high cool. I was... More 

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Louisville, Kentucky
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20 reviews 20 reviews
15 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2015

If you are looking for a great value on a cross-country trip, then look no further in Tucumcari! This is a nice, clean new hotel and we weren't too disappointed in the place. Having said that, we did find a few issues: * The hot tub was out of service, something that apparently goes on for a long time every... More 

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Hastings, Minnesota
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74 reviews 74 reviews
25 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

Drew helped us when we registered. He was very nice and very pleasant. The Desert Inn has easy highway access; the lobby is very clean, as was the breakfast area. Our room was quiet, we had no highway noise; it had super clean carpets, linens and furnishings. The room had a nice refrigerator and microwave. The bed was comfortable. The... More 

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