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The Big Chile Inn

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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

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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.

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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...

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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...

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Santa Monica
Reviewed 13 January 2012

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Austin, Texas
Reviewed 9 January 2012

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Tucson, Arizona
Reviewed 2 January 2012

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Palm Springs, CA
Reviewed 30 December 2011

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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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