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8 reviews
  • Excellent0%
  • Very good63%
  • Average12%
  • Poor25%
  • Terrible0%
Jan 11, 2018
“NOT a Bed and Breakfast”
Aug 29, 2017
“Save some money”
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205 N California St, Socorro, NM 87801-4204
12 restaurants are within a 0.5 km radius
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Reviewed 12 January 2018

This establishment is incorrectly listed by TripAdvisor as a B&B/Inn. As clearly expressed by the name of the establishment, it is a MOTEL. The Sands Motel does not even offer breakfast, so it doesn't even qualify as a motel with breakfast. A previous contributor said:...More

Date of stay: January 2018
1  Thank LMS39
Reviewed 29 August 2017

Very dated and very much no-frills. No in room coffee, no hair dryer, no telephone, no breakfast, but the room was clean, the bed comfortable and hands down the fastest internet connection I found on a 2 week road trip. If you want a clean...More

Date of stay: August 2017
Thank crcoddington
Reviewed 30 April 2017

This was the second time my wife and I had stayed in this motel. We like to stay in Mom-'n'-Pop motels, but on this stay we decided the room (#12), which was the same one we'd stayed in the first time, was too worn and...More

Date of stay: April 2017
Thank RoadMode
Reviewed 22 March 2016

I held my breath when I pulled into the decrepit-looking parking lot surrounded by well-worn buildings. But when I saw a room, I knew that my $40 (including tax) would be a great deal! The TV had 50 channels; the Internet was strong; the microwave...More

Date of stay: March 2016
3  Thank An0nyMs
Reviewed 18 February 2015

We spent almost five weeks in this motel while our home was unlivable. It is old, but is recently painted and well maintained. Small microwave and fridge. Good hot shower. Wifi is free. We could have used a bit more room cleaning, as we had...More

Date of stay: January 2015
1  Thank TrevorKane
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United States > New Mexico > Socorro
United States > New Mexico > Socorro
Traveler (10)
Room & Suite (3)
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"There are a few quieter rooms in a nook at the back of the parking lot... but parking space there is limited."
21 Mar 2016
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"There are two suites in the back corner with a separate bedroom. A quiet place with more room. However,..."
17 Feb 2015
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"No pool or fitness center. Web site requires some rating even if none."
8 Apr 2014
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"The closer the room is to the office, the stronger the wi-fi signal"
15 Sep 2013
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