Econo Lodge Downtown
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Well we woke up this morning from a grand, unbitten nights sleep - too buggered last night to spray our bedclothes & mattress but it wasn't necessary anyway. Ha! Too buggered to de-bug! Sorry. that was bad.
Leave cute, beribboned little yappy dog - I say cute but that terrier would've ripped Viv's throat out in a heartbeat - behind at South …
... of the AC to cool off.
Jean decided to check out the historic...I think shopping...area and left only to return out of breath a few minutes later. The sky had opened and it was pouring rain. After about a 15 minute pause, she poked her head out the door and said it stopped...I think she is off again.
Add on: Jean returned 5 minutes after leaving for the second time...this time totally ...
We got up at 4 am to get the car packed, checked out and get to the Canyon by the 5:15 sunrise time we consistently read about online. We ended up getting there at about 5:30. To my disappointment, we totally missed the amazing part of the sunrise! Daybreak! Daybreak doggone it! I should have googled that! We had been up since four! If I had just realized that sunrise is NOT daybreak! I will have to come back again in the future and be there for daybreak. ...
... absolutely amazing. Goes to 10,378 feet in 15 minutes a distance of
2.7 miles over beautiful deep canyons, rock formations and mountains. We got off at the top and enjoyed the 11,000 square mile panoramic view of the Rio Grande Valley and New Mexico. Played in the snow, checked out some of the walks. Had lunch at the restaurant. Then back down again. Fantastic day. For $20 each, money well spent.
Had to buy and have installed, a new ...
How has this motel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Pets allowed
We were just passing through so this economic hotel was perfect; all the appropriate amenities and for warmer weather, a pool. Breakfast was included, check out 11am and the conversation with Bobby at Front Desk a bonus.
This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.