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Desert Motel

483 w 8th st hwy 54, Vaughn, NM 88353
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Springville, Utah
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Got 5 minutes, thats how long it took to get hot water. Then the temperature in the shower would randomly change from very hot to freezing cold with no warning. Thats not the half of it. Like your pillow just a bit on the hard huge, and lumpy side? This is the place for you. No shampoo. After a bit... More 

Thank Geri L
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2013

Beyond horrible!!!!! The room was dirty, no way to reach the staff for a refund. Registerd outside in the cold would not open the door to the lobby. Sleeping in the car would have been better! The guy next door kept his tv on loud all night. The worst place I've ever been! DONT GO HERE.

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Marbella, Spain
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2011

Had to stop here due to snow and bad weather, got charged $60 for the night, the place is horrid! I had trouble sleeping due to constant gun like banging coming from the very old rusty heater, the bathroom was dire and the wooden slated walls made it and excellent location for shooting a horror flick! Tv could only get... More 

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San Antonio, TX
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2011

The Desert Motel was a decent place to lay down and rest after driving for 12 hours in route to Taos Ski Valley, NM from San Antonio, TX. The heater was a little scary b/c it was gas and smelled as such but overall for a roadside motel in a remote and desolate area it was the safest looking motel... More 

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