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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Keep in mind, this is a budget hotel. It's not a bad place to stay. The front desk was professional and the rooms were pretty clean. There were a lot of workers here so that made my travel partner a little uncomfortable, but other than that, we had a clean bed and we were relatively close to Carlsbad Caverns.

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 October 2016

these rooms go up and down on prices, depending on the oil and gas workers in that area, i work down there in the oil fields , and got a room for a night ,it was clean but i was alarmed at the price, all rooms are ok , from what i heard from other workers,

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Thank james w
New York City, New York
1 review
Reviewed 9 October 2016

The internet was down and the front desk denied it. After I pressed and pressed, in a monotone voice she finally said it was in the managers office. She refused to do anything, help or provide a solution. Unacceptable. No clock in room.

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

Very nice stay here. The bathroom was huge and awesome. Unfortunately all they had did us was a two full bed suite. But we made it work. It's great having a fridge and microwave in the room. We were both very exhausted so we fell asleep in that comfortable bed right away.

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Thank dolphingoddess81
Houston, Texas
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 September 2016

fresh paint in first room so strong it made me high. the second room had a very musty musty smell. the smell was so strong that I slept with the door open with a 30-30 next to me. I figured if I changed rooms again it would be the same crap

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Thank billyseward
Albuquerque, New Mexico
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 September 2016

Stayed this past weekend - a holiday weekend - and was able to make a reservation three days in advance. I've noted that rates have dropped about 30-40% since the heyday of the most recent oil boom when you couldn't find a room in town. Rooms have been redone using the "new" Motel 6 decor, including flat-screen TVs. The beds... More 

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Thank Chrustay
Marysville, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 August 2016

I stayed at this Motel 6 twice, once in April 2016 and again in May 2016. It is within 30 min of Carlsbad Caverns and 1 hour to the Guadalupe Mountains, which were the reasons for my 2 stays. The rooms have free wifi that worked fine, a fridge, microwave and tv. The second time I stayed here the room... More 

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Thank Katie S
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Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

The room was way too small, the sheets were stained, and there was a funky smell in the room. We turned on the air conditioner to see if that would help but it just made it worse. We left immediately and the manager was pretty nice about it. Didn't have a problem with getting a refund.

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Whitehouse, Texas
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 134 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 July 2016

This motel is clean and comfortable. We were on a 2 week family vacation and were on a tight budget. This motel suited us very well. The staff was friendly; the room clean; the bed comfortable; and the pool was enjoyable. The rooms are small, but you get what you pay for. All we needed was a place to spend... More 

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1 Thank aspenbc
Albuquerque, New Mexico
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Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

I'll start positive... The bed was big and comfortable. We got the king room. There was a flat screen There was a microwave and fridge The ac blew very cold air The pool was a comfortable temperature Negatives... The room smelled like mold... I'm talking moldy towel scrunched up for days in a hot car The ac blew moldy smelling... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Motel 6 Carlsbad is located in the beautiful state of New Mexico near a wide variety of shopping, dining, and entertainment. This Motel 6 features an outdoor pool and a business center. Free WiFi is available in all of our modern rooms! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Motel 6 Carlsbad

Address: 3824 National Parks Hwy, US Hwy 62/180, Carlsbad, NM 88220
Region: United States > New Mexico > Carlsbad
Price Range: $73 - $74 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 80
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Motel 6 Carlsbad Hotel Carlsbad
Motel Six Carlsbad
Carlsbad Motel 6
Carlsbad Motel Six
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“238 and 132 swing clear”
 of 5 bubbles billyseward, 8 Sep 2016 | Read review
“As always with the cheaper motels, get a room on upper floors.”
 of 5 bubbles Chrustay, 8 Sep 2016 | Read review
“No elevator so if that matters ask for first floor.”
 of 5 bubbles StephenS655, 24 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Get a room closer to the office so maybe your wi fi will actually WORK??!!”
 of 5 bubbles ALEXISH829, 8 Oct 2015 | Read review
“Tiny, dirty, worn out.”
 of 5 bubbles johnjS8799EC, 13 Sep 2015 | Read review
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