Our Reviews

See what our guests had to say about their stay at The Classic Desert Aire Hotel!

2021 Travelers' Choice Award from Tripadvisor
2020 Travelers' Choice Award from Tripadvisor
  •   First time staying in New Mexico & this by far is the best place to stay at in Alamogordo. I stayed here for 2 wks & LOVED it! All the... read more

    C3336HYamberm
    6/05/2021

      It served its purpose. We needed a place to stay for the White Sands trip and they were accommodating and even offered sleds for free. The breakfast option... read more

    FBX7
    6/05/2021

      The maroon curtains were strange and a little depressing but the bedspread was nice. The bed was raised high. I liked the lace curtain. The front desk clerk was very... read more

    HappyHappyFun
    4/14/2021

      We stayed here while visiting family in Alamogordo. It has been recently remodeled and the rooms are very pleasant, roomy and clean. The bathroom had a nice walk-in shower.... read more

    Travrlers2
    3/29/2021
  •   For the price, newly remodeled Desert Aire Inn fit the needs for our family. Staff went above-and-beyond to handle some check in problems likely due to reopening issues and... read more

    Monte R
    3/19/2021

      Kitchen suite was VERY spacious. Could have used some paper towels in the holder and a clean sponge in the kitchen sink. Breakfast bar was nice addition. Bed was comfortable.... read more

    181sms
    3/08/2021

      Excellent staff that was very helpful at check in! Clean and comfortable rooms. Convenient location. It was nice to have a warm breakfast in the morning. We would stay at... read more

    audreybA8026JI
    2/28/2021

      Best value for those of us who travel with pets. Best location for what we wanted to do - mainly shopping at the thrift stores. Very nice room with a... read more

    jkpe3000
    2/27/2021
  •   The rooms were pretty plain but they were cozy enough, after I got that heater blasting of course. They were clean. The price was right and the staff was so... read more

    sguzman08
    2/20/2021

      Very nice and exceptionally clean. Very courteous service. Excellent Mexican restaurants in the local area. Warm water for early morning shower was barely adequate. Very nice gift shop. The... read more

    MICHAEL C
    2/08/2021

      Staff was friendly and breakfast was awesome!
    We rented a kitchenette and it was perfect! Modern and super clean! Does not feel like a chain.... read more

    Delcorazonmedicine
    2/03/2021

      The breakfast was awesome and the room was comfortable. We liked being able to park right outside our room for convenient access to our vehicle. It was mostly quiet. I... read more

    Tortilla22
    1/31/2021
  •   I was in town just for the evening and this was a very nice and affordable stay! This motel is very conveniently located, everything you might need is very close.... read more

    667tianam
    1/20/2021

      We stayed in the King Spa suite and it was amazing! First of all it was a smoking room and that was awesome! The lady at the front desk at... read more

    stephaniesA4593QT
    12/29/2020

      Very clean and not noisy. Breakfast good and personnel very helpful and nice. Doing updates in parking lot. Location very easy to find. Loved the gift shop which... read more

    collysuel
    12/23/2020

      Good front desk service. Room was dated and the mattress saggy. Overall, a good stay for the location. Worked for one night on my way to White Sands National Park... read more

    Gordman B
    12/21/2020
  •   Room was at a good price point, clean, with GREAT customer service. Plus, it had the CUTEST little gift shop & the breakfast menu had such a great variety of... read more

    chantalmarielg
    12/11/2020

      It was a great place to stay. Very clean, very comfortable bed, great breakfast and very friendly staff. I was a bit concerned because it was so reasonably priced, but... read more

    Vanese B
    11/28/2020

      I recently went it Alamogordo for two weeks of training. Because I didn’t want to spend two weeks eating fast food, microwave meals, or heavy restaurant food, I searched for... read more

    J5499HCjenniferm
    11/14/2020

      Great place! Was super impressed it’s locally owned and the staff was all from the area. Nice little breakfast we got as well. Burrito breakfast! Room was clean and... read more

    Amichael245
    10/31/2020
  •   Loved the 1950's style hotel. While showing some aging it was clean with a vanity that was around a wall; no bothering your travel companion if you have to... read more

    Kalika61
    10/29/2020

      We have stayed at this property before and It is a really nice hotel with good rates. Plus they are pet-friendly. We had an accessible room this time and... read more

    jkpe3000
    10/21/2020

      We have stayed at this property before and It is a really nice hotel with good rates. Plus they are pet-friendly. We had an accessible room this time and... read more

    jkpe3000
    10/21/2020

      I was to stay for two days , unfortunately I had to leave a day early , due to my eyes, but the management refund one of those... read more

    underdog19551222
    10/17/2020
  •   Stayed here for 3 nights for a birthday get-away with my wife. Room was super clean and well-appointed. Pool and breakfast buffet closed due to COVID-19, but take-out breakfast was... read more

    O6436DHjamesp
    10/10/2020

      It's older but clean and has everything you need and the price is right. An added bonus is the great staff. The hotel is pet friendly and I would diffidently... read more

    theresabT7338MB
    9/10/2020

      I'd you stay in alamagordo you have to stay here. Clean and quite. Staff was so helpful and the shop at the front desk is filled with local artists. Right... read more

    elizabethnR7482ZL
    9/08/2020

      We were in town on a family trip, and had an unpleasant phone experiences with another hotel. We found this little gem at the last minute, and I will... read more

    kandil456
    9/03/2020