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Great Western Inn & Suites

3804 National Parks Highway, Carlsbad, NM 88220
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Ranked #16 of 19 Hotels in Carlsbad
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  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2 of 5 stars
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Lima, Peru
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7 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very expensive dump. We paid $100.00 for one night and got a moldy bathtub, insects in the room, unfriendly staff... Sub standard breakfast that is not replenished until one asks. Its worth driving to another town... Most hotels in Carlsbad are overpriced...

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Albuquerque
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

I come to Carlsbad once a month for work. It's just tough to find a Motel within per-diam that isn't a rat hole. Carlsbad is in the midst of an oil boom so clean, quiet and reasonably priced rooms are tough to find. I have to say, this place is about the best you will find in this town within... More 

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Lubbock, Texas
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

Indian guy very rude, property nasty, indoor pool area a joke, OVER PRICED, guy would not let us check in even though property was dead not till around 3, i asked about cancelation seemed to be no problem untill i got on my bank he charged 75.00 to stand in his lobby 1 minute at most..called for a refund and... More 

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Lubbock, Texas, United States
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

It smelled very clean when we entered the lobby, but went downhill from there. Like others have said, the rates are about double everywhere. I didn't want to pay 550.00 for 2 rooms anywhere else. This place was cheaper, but you get what you pay for here. It did appear to have several oil field workers and remodeling people that... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

The rooms where gross. Old and smelled old. The shower didn't get hot more like Luke warm. The beds are like sleeping on a rock. They messed up my back really bad. The staff was bad. I had maid service banging on the door at 7:30 in the morning and check out is at 10 or 11. They knocked twice... More 

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Fayetteville, Arkansas
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167 reviews
23 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

All the hotels were twice the average in Carlsbad NM. This hotel is definitely low end. I wouldn't recommend for a family vacation. I would stay with guys on a Hunting/fishing trip or like many other guests appeared to be oil field workers. The room was dated and not cleaned very well. The bed was firm and pretty comfortable. All... More 

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6 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

Nasty and Smelly this place was just nasty inch thick dust on the base boards and vents the bathroom was so bad look like some one had peed on the wall the bathroom door had brown stuff on (crap) they need to fire there cleaning crew a bucket of soap and water would do wonders but i don't think they... More 

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Rome, Italy
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22 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

The room was clean, but it smelled. The beds were like sleeping on the ground.. Fairly quiet so that's good.. My kids went to go swim, but the water was ice cold and the hot tub didn't work very well.. For the price, I probably would not come back here...

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San Diego, California
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36 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 278 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

Carlsbad, NM is not exactly the motel mecca of the world, which is unfortunate because right now, they need a lot more hotel rooms. If you are going to Carlsbad Caverns or passing through this area, BOOK AHEAD! There is an oil boom in the region and every single hotel and motel in Carlsbad is sold out every weeknight. Rooms... More 

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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11 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

Nice clean place for the money i would stay again iit wwas in a good location to caverns beds ere hard just as i like them free parking breakfst ws slim juice coffee nd one kind of cold cereals location ws grat

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