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Norman, Oklahoma
Reviewed 16 July 2013

Our family of 4 (2 boys, 11 & 13) stayed in the family room before our day at White Sands. We arrived late and check-in was a breeze! My kids, who are quite spoiled when it comes to hotel stays, were quite shocked when we pulled into the motel. However, as soon as they saw the room, and the 3...

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logan nm.
Reviewed 16 July 2013

Not worth the prize. This motel charges like any other big hotel, you would think gotta be good. Well, no. Hard beds, really tiny shower, not enough shampoo and bar soap that crumbles badly,no pets allowed but yet they do walk their own dog in the common areas. I didn't like at all.

1Thank tina_mLoganNm_
Reviewed 10 July 2013

Forget the big chain/big name hotels and motels. Stay here during your visit, you won't regret it. Marc and 6inasuburban really captured the essence of this property. I'm going to do a little different type of review from my others: retro/vintage feel (the tile in the bathroom was peach; who cares, it was spotless!) relax outside your room on the...

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Jouy en Josas, France
Reviewed 9 July 2013

We see White Sand Motel as excellent, not because he would have zero defects, but because its quality is excellent compared to its price. In fact, it is very close to zero defects! Welcome is remarkable. The decor recalls the old America, but the rooms are completely renovated, very clean and furnished with taste in light wood. The breakfast is...

1Thank Marc M
Lubbock, Texas
Reviewed 2 July 2013

We love to stay out of the way places and try new things. This place is great. We stayed in room 7 which has 3 queen beds, perfect for our big family. COMPLETELY spotless and clean. Very great value. The owners were super nice and we called ahead and they cranked up the AC so the room was cool before...

2Thank 6inaSuburban
Albuquerque, New Mexico
Reviewed 24 June 2013 via mobile

You won't be disappointed. Extremely clean rooms, they were re painted and re modeled not to long ago. Your room has a microwave and a refrigerator along with wifi and cable for 59$. It's right next to chili's and IHOP, about a mile from the zoo. I would stay again. Just only down fall, don't count on a "continental breakfast"...

Reviewed 21 June 2013

This was the perfect place for our family trip to New Mexico. They were easy to work with, our room was spotless and the kids were happy. It made a good jumping off point for exploring the rest of the area, close to Cloudcroft and Ruidoso. The mini fridge was great to keep cold drinks for the evenings. I will...

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Frankfurt am Main, Germany
Reviewed 21 June 2013

The White Sands Motel is a good value for money stay not too far from the center of Alamogordo. Rooms nice and clean with all the amenities you can expect in a smaller motel. Area and motel rooms seem to be refurbished quite recently.

1Thank bilello
Salt Lake City, Utah
Reviewed 18 June 2013

My companion insists in opening a window to sleep comfortably, which she had to because the ac was exceptionally noisy in such a small space. I could hear the night traffic while somewhat asleep though we were on the side where the lobby is located, just a couple doors down. We stayed in Alamogordo the longest for White Sands' Moonlight...

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Boise, Idaho
Reviewed 11 June 2013

Our room was small but spotless. It was updated and had a microwave and fridge. Our room was set back from the highway so it was quiet. It was a good value and I would stay here again. The continental breakfast is skimpy -- just cereal and muffins-- but ok for the price. With the money you save, you can...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included

Additional Information about White Sands Motel

Address: 1101 S White Sands Blvd, Alamogordo, NM 88310-7251
Region: United States > New Mexico > Alamogordo
Price Range: $65 - $131 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — White Sands Motel 3*
Number of rooms: 25
Also Known As:
White Sands Hotel Alamogordo
White Sands Motel Alamogordo, New Mexico
Hotel Style:
#1 Family Hotel in Alamogordo
#1 Romantic Hotel in Alamogordo
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“Rooms against back wall are away from road noise.”
 of 5 bubbles JPDVLD, 23 Nov 2016 | Read review
“The back building is the quietest.”
 of 5 bubbles BECKY6067, 26 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Ask for the king bed rooms at the back, for mountain views and less traffic sounds.”
 of 5 bubbles 467ginnyc, 24 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Ask for mountain view”
 of 5 bubbles johnrobertdavis, 10 Sep 2016 | Read review
“stay in back rooms”
 of 5 bubbles cwatkins88, 4 Jun 2016 | Read review
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