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Sonoran Desert Inn & Conference Center

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55 S Orilla St, Ajo, AZ 85321-2737 See on map
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Pets Allowed
2.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Our one night visit to this inn was very charming in a location that I would not have expected such a treasure. The inn is a converted elementary school. The room was large and very uniquely decorated. There is a common area with a TV...More

Thank Susan S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This hotel is such a unique space, we loved that they repurposed an abandoned school. It’s a beautiful building! Staff was very friendly and helpful and the room was exceptionally clean and tastefully decorated. We stayed here in the off season and loved how quiet...More

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Reviewed July 20, 2018

Great place! Nice and cold inside even though it was very hot outside. Comfortable and nice looking room. Friendly check in. Reasonably priced rooms. Lots of info in room on things to do. I would stay here again.

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Response from Elaine H, Front Office Manager at Sonoran Desert Inn & Conference CenterResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you. We hope you visit Ajo again, especially when the weather is a little cooler.

Reviewed July 19, 2018

It was clean, spacious, and surprisingly modern room. Microwave and mini fridge were great! The only thing missing was the TV. WiFi made up for it as my kids used their iPads. We will stay here again next time in Ajo.

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Thank Andrew R
Response from Elaine H, Front Office Manager at Sonoran Desert Inn & Conference CenterResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you. We are glad you enjoyed your stay while in Ajo and look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed July 18, 2018

Relaxed atmosphere in a building reminiscent of a Roman villa with large atrium. Room was nice and comfortable even at high outside temperature. Very spacious, high ceiling. Walking distance to historic town plaza. Close to Organ Pipe national monument.

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Response from Elaine H, Front Office Manager at Sonoran Desert Inn & Conference CenterResponded 3 weeks ago

We are glad you enjoyed your stay while in Ajo! Being compared to a Roman villa has put a smile on all of our faces. Thank you!

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The Sonoran Desert Inn and Conference Center offers one-of-a-kind hospitality that engages visitors in the rich culture of the Southwest. We are located in the heart of the spectacular Sonoran Desert on the ...More beautifully restored Curley School campus. We offer accommodations and meeting services with a menu of authentic cultural, artistic, scientific and outdoor adventures for individuals and groups. Less
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Refrigerator in room
Wheelchair access
Breakfast included
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$113 - $125 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
United States > Arizona > Ajo
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"Great location for Organ Pipe visit"
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"We were along the back street, where it was super quiet and near the coop"
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