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Alta Vista Chalet Motel

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Clovis, New Mexico
Reviewed 25 May 2014

My husband, young daughter and I checked in late one night after coming to Cloudcroft to camp, but failing to check the weather first. Room rates were reasonable and the staff was very friendly and accommodating. They also allowed us to have our dog as well, which was a bonus since we hadn't planned on having to stay in a...

Thank Christy B
Reviewed 3 March 2014 via mobile

It wasn't a mansion it wasn't a castle but it was a very nice place to stay the fireplace made the difference. Let's not worry about all the little things enjoy yourself have fun while you're here!! If you want more then stay somewhere else.

1Thank Firecg82
Reviewed 20 July 2013 via mobile

The room stinks of smoke. There is a sign over the toilet telling you to use the trashcan to fill water into the pot to flush. There are 6 rooms & parking for about 10 vehicles but for some reason there are over 20 vehicles parked here, double parked into the street. We had to park next door at the...

1Thank Buckhunter1
Reviewed 10 July 2013 via mobile

Thank goodness for the alta vista motel. I was in town for work and needed an inexpensive place to stay. I stay in lots of off the beaten path mom and pop motels. All I need is a clean comfortable room. A few perks like refrig micro and ambiance are always nice. When I made plans to stay in cloudcroft...

2Thank Cantfinda
Las Vegas, New Mexico, United States
Reviewed 12 April 2013

I reserved a room for several nights during hunting season. I was lucky enough to get a permit for deer that hadn't been claimed in the first drawing, and I felt good about the weather, which was cold and a bit snowy. I called to let the owner know what time I'd be arriving, and she told me to call...

1Thank Randy B
Reviewed 20 June 2012 via mobile

Checked in late at 12:00 I under stand that is a bit late but no right for the lady to be rude she was bothered that we cheked in at this time. Next morning at check out time she was standind by the room talking on the phone telling who ever she was on the phone with rude remarks about...

4Thank lenagriego
sunshinegirl321, Owner at Alta Vista Chalet Motel, responded to this review

It is true that it was late at night when they came &asked for prices. Then talked about it for 10 to 15 minutes before returning to rent room. There were 7 or 8 & they wanted to all stay together so I put them in a large room with 4beds. I was not rude to them. I am used...

Houston, Texas
Reviewed 25 August 2009

If you're not particular about accomodations and a roof is all you need over your head, this place is one of the few in town unless the old Alpine Motel has reopened. If you're looking for the plushness and style and comforts of modern "chain" motels, the nearest ones are in Alamogordo, which is where we'll stay next time.

2Thank Texastraveler56
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El Paso, TX
1 review
13 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 May 2003

I have spent numerous nights/weekends at the Alta Vista. Besides the property having a personality, the Young lady (Camy) is a real charmer. She & her whole family will do whatever it takes to make your stay comfortable. I will MOST certainly make return visits!!!! Keep up the good work, young lady!!!

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Large Rooms with 1 to 4 beds per room with coffee pot, microwave, small refrigerator, color cable TV, phone and wireless internet. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Alta Vista Chalet Motel

Address: 1605 James Canyon Highway, Cloudcroft, NM 88317 (Formerly Hwy 82)
Region: United States > New Mexico > Cloudcroft
Price Range: ₹ 4,176 - ₹ 9,637 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 7
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