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Oakland, California
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Every descriptive word I can think of for this motel starts with a D: drab, dingy, decay, dirty, depressing. We needed a place to stay while heading home from a long road trip. They asked if we wanted non-smoking or smoking and we replied "non," however, the first room reeked of stale smoke. They were friendly at the front desk...

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Big Chile Inn is one of those places that bring back memories of childhood travel with my parents.It is an older style motel with a Ma and Pa owned feel. The rooms were quite comfortable and of a very nice size. They have a refreshing pool in their award winning atrium area. There is also a nice gazebo in...

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El Paso
Reviewed October 10, 2016 via mobile

Kinda of a old school motel. But very good prices and they allow pets. The rooms are very spacious and they have microwave and fridge and plenty of space. They have a cool courtyard and a pool. Would definitely recommend this establishment to my friends

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California
Reviewed August 29, 2016

This place looks like it once was good, but they must have sold off the lobby furniture. I felt like I walked into the visiting room of a low security prison. It seems like people were living there as some of the rooms had security screens on them. If it weren't so late at night, we would have gone somewhere...

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Las Cruces, New Mexico
Reviewed July 25, 2016

Hospitality ends when you check-in Rude, Crude, Staff will make your stay as inhospitable as they have done to previously long term guest's. This Corp. has lied to myself and 24 other long term guest, forcing a financial hardship on all including 9 VETERAN"S, on a fixed income.

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Colchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed July 14, 2016

We chose this motel because we wanted a cheap motel for one night on the way through knowing we would not spend a lot of time in the room, the room was clean and comfortable and there is a nice garden with chairs and barbeque area and swimming pool. For the price we have no complaints at all.

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Boyne Falls, Michigan
Reviewed July 14, 2016

Funky giant chili out front. Nice little courtyard out back but could use some cleaning up. Some things need improving but I think that's where they are heading. The price was reasonable for the stay.

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Portland, Oregon
Reviewed July 13, 2016

This little place is definitely a hidden gem with plenty of character. We were passing through on a road trip and decided to stop for the night. David treated us really well as well as all other staff. This is an older hotel but I wasn't expecting the Ritz-Carlton. Price was great and room was comfy. Free breakfast was a...

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Texas
Reviewed July 4, 2016

When we arrived things looked okay for an affordable place to spend the night while passing through Las Cruces. After driving around the side and back of the facility looking for the closest place to park near our room, the motel looked rougher. Maybe there was some work being done in back and maybe it was just a mess. I'm...

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davidgLC, Previous manager at The Big Chile Inn, responded to this review

The hotel was recently sold and is under new management. The new management will respond, as the listing is transitioned to their control.

Reviewed June 24, 2016

the sign in front displays $142 weekly but they tell me that the monthly rate is way more plus deposit , this place is a total scam STAY AWAY! just another rippoff scam in west las cruces , DO NOT STAY HERE YOU WILL REGRET IT THEY WILL RIP YOU OFF!

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davidgLC, Previous Manager at The Big Chile Inn, responded to this review

The hotel was recently sold and is under new management. The new management will respond, as the listing is transitioned to their control.

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about The Big Chile Inn

Address: 2160 W Picacho Ave, Las Cruces, NM 88007-2302
Location: United States > New Mexico > Las Cruces
Price Range: $61 - $75 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — The Big Chile Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 53
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Hotel Style:
#2 Business Hotel in Las Cruces
#2 Best Value Hotel in Las Cruces
#3 Family Hotel in Las Cruces
#7 Romantic Hotel in Las Cruces
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“Rooms along the front of the motel seemed somewhat less sketchy. Around the sides and back looked like a good place to get mugged.”
 of 5 bubbles CharlesFender, Jul 4, 2016 | Read review
“Call ahead if there's something you need. They care.”
 of 5 bubbles HarveyT, May 5, 2016 | Read review
“Walked the dog all the way around and everything looked very good.”
 of 5 bubbles Z946ULmarym, Jan 24, 2016 | Read review
“Get a room looking out over the garden, if you don't need it especially quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles 277DeborahM, Jan 16, 2016 | Read review
“I stayed in the annex in the back. It was very quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles fredd594, Jan 13, 2016 | Read review
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