Overall, this was economical lodging with benefits. You need to have an open mind to different lodging than the standard "big box" inns on the interstates. This is akin to what a traveler might find 25-30 years ago traveling. The owners provide a family style personal touch and work very hard to maintain the big property. We liked the wifi, microwave, frig, big chile, quiet courtyard, parking, coy pond, gazebo, outdoor grill, desert gardens, palm trees and the quirky-ness of it all.
Like others, the reviews on Trip Advisor prompted us to reserve this hotel for 3 nights in Las Cruces. We have stayed in Las Cruces many times and know the area where this hotel is located.This area does not have a reputation for being the best part of town, but it has been "Cleaned Up" compared to how we first saw it years ago.
My wife was less comfortable here than me. The security lock on the door is light weight and not what you would find in a hotel. This is a non-smoking room, but cigarette smoke smell came in the bathroom when the fan was on. The shower head is very low as is the bathroom ceiling.
Many of the details found in standard hotels are lacking here. No hairdryer, coffee pot, large bath towels, big screen tv or new furniture.
The bed was comfortable, the room was large and everything was adequate. I struggled with giving this an average or very good rating. But, I would like this place to succeed and improve and it needs business to do that. So give it a try and see what you think.
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