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“dumpy but passable” 3 of 5 stars
Review of Western Scene Motel

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Western Scene Motel
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1608 Cerrillos Rd, Santa Fe, NM 87505   |  
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Ranked #57 of 60 Hotels in Santa Fe
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“dumpy but passable”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2008

Its a basic rundown motel. Good enough for me, i'm young and usually am out enjoying the town anyway. I didn't have any of the problems the above reviewer had, maybe they got their act together...a little. The location is actually not bad considering the price, i paid 45 bucks and its close to some really cool places, like the second street brewery and los potrillos, a great mexican restaurant. It's not the trendy side of (285/84) santa fe, but i didn't come here for that anyways. If you're artsy fartsy, steer very clear. If you're a young adventurer, this is a good base camp.

  • Liked — cheap and good location
  • Disliked — dumpy
  • Stayed October 2008, traveled solo
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Location
    • 2 of 5 stars Check in / front desk
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 2 of 5 stars Cleanliness
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    1.5 of 5 stars
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2005

The Western Scenes Motel in Santa Fe, New Mexico was a nightmare. After showing us a different room, in much better condition, and being quoted a lower rate, we agreed to stay. Immediately, the rate was raised and a different room rented to us. After 18 hours of travel we were to tired to continue to search. Upon entering the room we noticed the shower was covered in black mold, the sink was propped up by a stick, there was a hole in the ceiling with a black garbage bag hanging down. The lock on the door was shabby at best, but the last straw was when we realized the window had no lock! Not a broken lock, but no lock! Because we were three girls traveling alone, we decided to find a safe room elsewhere, despite being exhasuted. The owners of the hotel refused to give us our money back, and threatened to call the police. When we agreed the police should be involved because it simply was not safe, they refunded $50.00 of the $80.00 we originally paid. The Western Scenes Motel is unkept, unsafe, and dirty.

  • Stayed August 2005
    • 1 of 5 stars Value
    • 1 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 1 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 1 of 5 stars Service
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Address: 1608 Cerrillos Rd, Santa Fe, NM 87505
Location: United States > New Mexico > Santa Fe
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Ranked #57 of 60 Hotels in Santa Fe
Number of rooms: 13

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