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Magnuson Hotel and Suites Alamogordo
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Reviewed March 28, 2013

It is one thing to have a clean and comfortable room but the staff makes is for me. I can't say enough about them. Brittany White gets an over the top rating from me. She was extremely helpful in meeting our needs. She has an infectious smile and demeaner. Other hotels should learn from her.

  • Stayed: March 2013, traveled with friends
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desertaireinc, Director of Sales at Magnuson Hotel and Suites Alamogordo, responded to this reviewResponded April 22, 2013

Thank you for your time to leave us a review and all the information that was gathered from reveiws left by yourself and other guest will help us to improve stays for the future guests! WE are greatly appreciated to you for your time and experience.

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Reviewed March 22, 2013

An older hotel, but everything was spotless and in good condition. The staff helped us make reservations for dinner for 23 guests. Coffee was made available by 4:30 am so we could get to White Sands National Monument. Then we were directed to the very best breakfast ever since we had missed BW Desert Aire's.
We were given directions to many good photo ops and all 23 guests were treated with kindness and welcomeness. A real treat.

  • Stayed: March 2013, traveled with friends
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desertaireinc, Director of Sales at Magnuson Hotel and Suites Alamogordo, responded to this reviewResponded March 23, 2013

Thank you so much for taking the time to let us know how we did! When it comes to our guests we wish they can get a somewhat homey feel when they chose our hotel! So, I am please to hear our staff did a job well done! We hopeto see you again soon! Thanks once again from all of us at the BW Desert Aire Hotel! We appreciate your support and choice in our brand!

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Reviewed March 17, 2013

This is an older motel, but it is apparent that the staff work very hard to kepp this place in great shape. The desk staff was wonderful: let us use saucers for our trip to White Sands, updated me on the weather, and best route to our next destination. The room was a little aged, but very clean and fresh smelling. The bed was much better than our previous hotel. The breakfast area was clean, the food was fresh and had a great variety. Considering the star rating and the price for this area, we wouldn't risk it staying anywhere else.

Room Tip: We stayed on the ground level near the stairwell and had no noticeable outside noise. Very quiet place.
  • Stayed: March 2013, traveled with family
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desertaireinc, Director of Sales at Magnuson Hotel and Suites Alamogordo, responded to this reviewResponded March 18, 2013

Hello and good day to you and yours! We here at the Desert Aire Hotel would like to thank you for taking the time out of your day to give us your review and letting us know how we can improve to tend to our guests. In this case, I am very Pleased that you were impressed with us and enjoyed your stay very much. Thank you again for choosing us and taking the time out of your day, we hope to see you the next time you are in the area! :-)

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575-437-2110

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Reviewed March 15, 2013

My husband and I come to Alamogordo at least 2-3 times a year to see our granddaughter. We have stayed at this hotel each time. Very friendly staff, clean rooms and free breakfast. What more could you want! We have stayed in the whirlpool room, regular room and also the queen suite. All very comfortable. This is our go to hotel in Alamogordo. In fact, we will be there again on 3/16/13.

  • Stayed: October 2012, traveled with family
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desertaireinc, Director of Sales at Magnuson Hotel and Suites Alamogordo, responded to this reviewResponded March 18, 2013

Hello and good day to you and yours! We here at the Desert Aire Hotel would like to thank you for taking the time out of your day to give us your review and letting us know how we can improve to tend to our guests. In this case, I am very Pleased that you were impressed with us and enjoyed your stay very much. Thank you again for choosing us and taking the time out of your day, we hope to see you the next time you are in the area! :-)

Andrew Smith
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575-437-2110

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Reviewed March 14, 2013

What a pleasant surprise! The last time I stayed in this motel was in 1964, so I did not hold much hope that it would still be a nice place, but reserved a room there "for old times' sake." The Desert Aire is still a nice place to stay in Alamogordo! Exceptionally friendly and helpful front desk staff, clean, comfortable rooms, affordable rates, and a good location make this dated but nice motel a winner. No luxury here, but I'd recommend it to anyone looking for a good value.

  • Stayed: December 2012, traveled with family
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desertaireinc, Director of Sales at Magnuson Hotel and Suites Alamogordo, responded to this reviewResponded March 18, 2013

Hello and good day to you and yours! We here at the Desert Aire Hotel would like to thank you for taking the time out of your day to give us your review and letting us know how we can improve to tend to our guests. In this case, I am very Pleased that you were impressed with us and enjoyed your stay very much. Thank you again for choosing us and taking the time out of your day, we hope to see you the next time you are in the area! :-)

Andrew Smith
Director of Sales
575-437-2110

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