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The Big Chile Inn

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Silver City, New Mexico
Reviewed 19 February 2012

There are a lot of old motels on Picacho St., and some people might feel that the area is not as safe as elsewhere in town; if so, they are missing out on an opportunity to stay in a clean, friendly environment that is anything but the same old cookie-cutter chain motel. My wife and I own a small business...

2Thank MitchHellman
Morenci, Arizona
Reviewed 18 February 2012

I cannot say enough wonderful things about David and Elina :) My family and i have been staying here since early 2010. We use this hotel everytime we are in Las Cruces visiting family. Its a comfortable quiet and well-maintained place. We highly recommend your stay to be with them :)

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Lincoln, Nebraska
Reviewed 31 January 2012

this place is clean and well managed the outside doent do rooms justice owners exta nice and helpfull the only thing i would want different is better breakfast it just toast and cerial

Thank tony t
Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 23 January 2012

This isn't the Hilton, but its a comfortable quiet and well-maintained older motel that makes a pleasant stop-over. The owners are friendly and helpful too. A good value.

Thank mb_vancouver
New York City, New York
Reviewed 19 January 2012

The owner David would not rent a room to my partner and I, as he has a strict policy against renting to "locals." However, I believe that he just didn't want to rent a room to a gay couple based on his own bigotry. He originally lied to us, saying there were no rooms due to housekeeping problems. We pointed...

7Thank Yurpdod
davidgLC, Manager at The Big Chile Inn, responded to this review

We reserve the right to refuse service to anyone. Our policy is not to rent to locals. We refused service to this couple as one was from Las Cruces, the other from El Paso (originally NY). We do not discriminate on the basis of race, gender, sexuality or other characteristic. We provided the contact for our regional manager, so they...

Reviewed 17 January 2012

I stayed here for a wrestling tournament and I usually am easy to please. The doors use "keys" and not key cards. It is just too funky for me. The people were nice, but the rooms are old and not very well kept. The door did not seal and I could see light around the door at night. The breakfast...

2Thank jacob A
Santa Monica
Reviewed 13 January 2012

I cannot say enough wonderful things about David and Elina and my experience at their little slice of home away from home. I found ABVI through TripAdvisor and reserved my room prior to embarking on a trip across country from Alabama to LA. I planned on staying in Las Cruces on the second leg of my drive after traveling from...

4Thank Jody S
Austin, Texas
Reviewed 9 January 2012

The owners treated us like family. Having got caught in a snowstorm (rare in LC) we showed up here tired and weary. David & Elina quickly made us feel at home. This was during a particularly busy time for them (snow got everyone by surprise). We liked it so much that we stayed over again on the way back from...

Thank PeterATX
Reviewed 7 January 2012

We found this eclectic hotel through the positive reviews on Tripadvisor. It certainly lived up to its reputation. We were invited to have complimentary water or soda upon our arrival. Our gracious hostess personally escorted us to our room and did a walkthrough to insure it met our needs. A knock on our door produced a welcoming platter cruces of...

Thank JEankin
Tucson, Arizona
Reviewed 2 January 2012

This was a major disappointment after reading tripadvisor reviews. The owners are nice, but the rooms have seen their better days and ours was not particularly clean. The fit and finish in the bathroom looked like it was done by unskilled labor. The bedroom was large and the bed comfortable, but the dilapidated feel of the place made it feel...

1Thank Knute48

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Pool
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about The Big Chile Inn

Address: 2160 W Picacho Ave, Las Cruces, NM 88007-2302
Region: United States > New Mexico > Las Cruces
Price Range: ₹ 3,992 - ₹ 4,581 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — The Big Chile Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 53
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Hotel Style:
#2 Best Value Hotel in Las Cruces
#2 Business Hotel in Las Cruces
#3 Family Hotel in Las Cruces
#7 Romantic Hotel in Las Cruces
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“Choose rooms towards the front, appears more secure”
 of 5 bubbles 786ralphr, 21 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Go for an upper floor.”
 of 5 bubbles moorpwr, 9 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Rooms along the front of the motel seemed somewhat less sketchy. Around the sides and back looked like a good place to get mugged.”
 of 5 bubbles CharlesFender, 4 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Call ahead if there's something you need. They care.”
 of 5 bubbles HarveyT, 5 May 2016 | Read review
“Walked the dog all the way around and everything looked very good.”
 of 5 bubbles Z946ULmarym, 24 Jan 2016 | Read review
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