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Desert Air Motel

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806 West Oak Street, Sanderson, TX 79848 See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
2.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed one night here on our trip thru west Texas. The guy who checked us in was friendly and helpful. Our room was simple, appeared to have been updated. Look, people, this is not a fancy hotel, so please don't come here expecting a Hampton...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank sj-jj-houston
Reviewed October 28, 2018

the care taker was brand new and hadn't been given a proper introduction to the computer system, so checkin took ages. the room was cold and maintenance needed to come twice to get the 1950ies wall heater working. when unplugging the fridge, the socket came...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank chrisMiddlengland
Reviewed September 19, 2018

If you're driving across West Texas, this is a friendly and economical waystop along Hwy 90 with decent, clean rooms and helpful staff. It changed hands recently and the new owners have great plans for the place; but it's charming as it is. Cormac McCarthy...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank JohnWilkes1725
Reviewed August 13, 2018

This motel is neat, clean, affordable, and has a cool retro vibe. It has cinder block construction typical of the 50s and 60s and is not fancy but the air conditioning worked well and my wife and I and our two dogs never heard a...More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank Jon S
Reviewed July 31, 2018

Sanderson is a special place to us and we were delighted to find that new owners are friendly and doing great things with this motel. It's vintage feel fits Sanderson and takes one back to simpler times. We were very pleased at how clean everything...More

Date of stay: July 2018
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About
Description
Roadside motel in Sanderson, Texas along Hwy 90. Motel has clean, comfortable rooms with antique furniture. Shaded outside eating and grilling area in center of parking lot. Sturdy construction from the 1950s. We More are the fifth owners of the motel. We will be improving the outdoor lounge area with more shade and seating in the center island as well as on the side of the building. Will slowly upgrade rooms with new flooring and paint first. Gradual remodel will embrace the 1950's vintage feel of the motel and will reconstruct a new sign in the original design of the first sign. One of three motels in the small town of Sanderson. Perfect overnight stay for travelers on a road trip, or those making the West Texas desert and Big Bend National Park a destination. It situated perfectly for travelers headed along the Texas border and for those that want to get off Hwy 10 sooner. The closest town from Sanderson is an hour away. The next closest town with more that one hotel is two. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
16
Price range
$69 - $81 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United States > Texas > Sanderson
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
16
Price range
$69 - $81 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United States > Texas > Sanderson
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Room & Suite (19)
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TexaxGranny
April 19, 2015|
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Response from PMSUMMER |
Across the street at Stripes. Yes, they had decaf.
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TexaxGranny
April 19, 2015|
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Response from TexasTenBest | Reviewed this property |
There is no coffee service, but the store across the street opens at 06:00 with multiple coffee choices.
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Room Tips
"A room in the wing that is farthest from the road."
sj-jj-houston
3 weeks ago
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"They are all good rooms, facing the desert and the railroad tracks in the distance."
TexasTenBest
Jul 11, 2018
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"You can vaguely hear conversation in adjoining rooms, so ask for a room with vacancies on either side if..."
568TerryB
Dec 28, 2014
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"Ask to have the room on either side of you left empty, this for noise reduction."
solotravellerCanada
Nov 12, 2014
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