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Chisos Mining Company Motel

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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nothing fancy. But clean, comfortable beds. Room had a strong smell of air freshener. Staff were generally helpful. Janine was super. Wifi a bit of an issue -- you have to sit outside the motel office -- a 150 yard walk from some of the motel rooms.

1Thank n s
Celina, Ohio
Reviewed December 16, 2016

We come to Big Bend to Dual Sport Motorcycle Ride....March 2016 was the last visit. Stay here after a 1600 mile drive and it gets the adventure off to a good start, we camp at Rio Grande Village for the next 8 days, and back to the CMCM on the way out. For the Price and the View...What More Can...

Thank PRH540
Reviewed November 27, 2016 via mobile

Love staying in the cabin's, nothing Fancy, but everything you need, close to everything. We have stayed here several years in a row and plan on going back in the near future. Love sitting outside and watching all the amazing Stars!!

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El Paso, Texas
Reviewed November 22, 2016

Staff is very friendly. This motel has a nice little shop. I had never been to this town and the people are amazing. If you need a place to stay give it a try, you will not be disappointed. Great views!

1Thank jsol2393
Dallas, Texas, United States
Reviewed November 14, 2016

This place is definitely not Marriott quality, but it is much more fun. The small cabins will sleep three (one single bed, two queens), with a kitchenette (coffee maker, microwave , fridge and sink) and dishes, pots and utensils; and bathroom with plenty of towels. The sky views at night are indescribable! The Milky Way overhead is so clear it...

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Arlington, Texas
Reviewed November 11, 2016

This is a small, but very clean motel they come and clean up everyday, the part we rented was small but very well kept up, you got to remember this is out in the desert, out in the middle of nowhere, the beds where comfortable and we had a queen size bed, I would stay their again.

1Thank Mrtex57
Reviewed October 23, 2016

Many moons ago I lived in the Terlingua area. Much has changed since that time yet much remains the same. The people who own the Chisos Mining Company Motel have been in the area for decades and are obviously more attuned to practicality than romance. This area is all about the outdoors. Having a clean, comfortable place to come back...

2Thank coeurclair
Bourbonnais, Illinois
Reviewed October 15, 2016

We stayed in a cabin which could have been cleaner, but considering the other places around, our cabin was very adequate for our stay. The price was right and the place is very conveniently located for the National Park. It was quiet and one can see plenty of stars late at night or very early in the AM. All in...

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Fort Davis, TX
Reviewed August 23, 2016 via mobile

In the heat of a Big Bend visit, this is better than camping because of a very effective AC. There was also a flat screen TV with limited channel selection. The view of sunrise over the Chisos Mountains was a beautiful site. Just know what to expect here: This is a budget lodging. It was clean, but the decor (circa...

1Thank Carla K
Reviewed July 16, 2016

When visiting Big Bend National Park, we always stay at Chisos Mining Company cabins, instead of motel. This is good accommodation for the budget and CMCM has been in operation for a long time. The owner is very helpful with booking and maintenance, if necessary. The cabins, small and large, are basic accommodations with all beds and kitchen (equipped) in...

4Thank Nancy R
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Additional Information about Chisos Mining Company Motel

Address: Highway 170, P.O. Box 228, Terlingua, TX 79852
Location: United States > Texas > Terlingua
Price Range: $39 - $174 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 28
Also Known As:
Chisos Mining Company Hotel Terlingua
Chisos Mining Company Terlingua
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“Don't expect to much”
 of 5 bubbles ns149, 1 week ago | Read review
“Grab a south view location...but then again, I'm not sure which way was which :)”
 of 5 bubbles PRH540, Dec 16, 2016 | Read review
“Bring your folding chair and stay up at night and star gaze.”
 of 5 bubbles sjmars123, Nov 14, 2016 | Read review
“They have condos and small and medium to large rooms”
 of 5 bubbles Mrtex57, Nov 11, 2016 | Read review
“The rooms attached to the lobby have TVs.”
 of 5 bubbles G5232YIdiegoc, May 22, 2016 | Read review
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