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El Rey Inn

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Poole, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 168 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

This was one of the most costly of our Route 66 stops. We had much better accommodation in St Louis, Elk City and Amarillo. We were a bit nervous having seen some of the variable reviews but on arrival two friendly guys welcomed us. Room was spacious and we had a nice patio near pool. Decor of room was nowhere... More 

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Agoura, California
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44 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

There was no heat in my room, and after two different employees tried to fix it, I was promised a "consideration" on the charges. I called the desk at check-out to confirm that I would be given a discount for the lack of heat in my room. Nope. My credit card was charged a total of $106 (this includes taxes).... More 

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Georgetown, Texas
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

El Rey Inn is a great place to stay. The Inn is 80 years old this year and the people are wonderful. Not your average hotel. It sets on 5 acres and is nicely landscaped. The rooms are large and remind me of a 1950's roadside inn. Try it! It is not the most expensive nor is it the cheapest.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Several months before our vacation we booked our room then upgraded to what we hoped to be a better room. While the room was actually quite beautiful, the bathroom was terrible! Although clean, it was so small as to make it difficult to actually use the room. The ventilation was a little stuffy even with the AC on. We did... More 

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Essington, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

This hotel is over priced nothing special room large comfortable bed but not worth the price for the stay ,we stayed has we are traveling the 66 route to Phonix Arizona we have stayed in 11 motels some much better and more affordable we was recommended to stay in El Ray

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Slough, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 137 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We are travelling across the USA on Route 66 so have stayed in a different hotel almost every night for the last 12 days. We also now take vacations and stay in hotels and apartments for about 90 days a year, so I have significant experience of hotel stays. We arrived here early yesterday (about 1:30pm) and I left my... More 

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Azle, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Three night stay with hubby. First time in Santa Fe & stayed here on the recommendation of a friend. There is nothing luxurious about the motel but we found our room to be very nice, spacious, clean & well appointed. Large clean bathroom, separate dressing area & large closet, small flat screen TV & refrigerator. Nice & quiet - no... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had been told of how great and nostalgic this motel was but we were greatly disappointed! The rates have gone up significantly and the service has gone downhill. Since the hotel was sold to corporate owners the focus on the customer relationship is gone. We spoke to the GM and she told us that she was now just an... More 

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Owensboro, Kentucky
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The El Rey Inn is nostalgic for certain. Spanish mission style at the core, the sprawling complex began on the edge of town in the 1930's with a large property to spread out on. Rumors of beautiful gardens and period motel architecture had been shared with us, and we found them to be true. It was a wonderful experience for... More 

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

It's a shame really that the hotel is not benefiting much from the ownership change. I would not recommend this hotel for below reasons: * pretty far from the city centre where all action is happening, costs up to 10 USD in Uber one way * Internet available at reception and close to reception only - speed is low *... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Breakfast
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about El Rey Inn

Address: 1862 Cerrillos Rd, Santa Fe, NM 87505-3370
Location: United States > New Mexico > Santa Fe
Price Range: $122 - $174 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — El Rey Inn 2.5*
Number of rooms: 86
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Also Known As:
El Rey Hotel Santa Fe
Santa Fe El Rey Inn
El Rey Santa Fe
Hotel Style:
#1 Green Hotel in Santa Fe
#12 Romantic Hotel in Santa Fe
#14 Family Hotel in Santa Fe
#20 Business Hotel in Santa Fe
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