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Reviewed 22 March 2015 via mobile

I have stayed at plenty of hotels in New Mexico on business trips and this hotel is just average for nm. The place is kind of sketchy and made me nervous. The room was very clean except the mattress had yellow spots.. The wifi only worked when I placed my phone in the window. Paid $187 to stay for a... More 

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Dayton, Ohio
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5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
Reviewed 28 January 2015

Best value and the clean rooms are charming. These owners are the nicest people who care about the guests. I was allowed to look at several rooms before deciding. I will definately be back. Some rooms include carports. They all have a microwave and a minifridge.

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Fort Worth, Texas
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6 reviews
Reviewed 4 January 2014

Charming & 50's style, BUT...pulling sheets back on the bed to find long black hairs on pillows & sheets...disgusting & inexcusable! Will never return. Asked for 3 beds [advertised on their website], but told didn't have it. However, no one else was there. Good heater. Very hot water, but low pressure.

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 October 2013

Spent one night on way home from Colorado. BAD: The sheets were dirty with hairs and stains and bedspread torn. Whole room needed a good cleaning (Blood stain on pillow - gross) Possibly gang related or at least suspicious looking young men outside the next morning. GOOD: Price was cheap. Good lighting in parking lot I've been there before a... More 

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Wyoming
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 September 2012

We were just stopping for the night. I wanted a clean place to sleep. I slept, all right, but the great beds that other reviews talk about must have gotten another room! Worn out bed, for sure. And clean doesn't describe this, for sure. A previous guest had written a note on the mirror about hair on the walls of... More 

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Thank srussel
Fort Smith, Arkansas, United States
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Reviewed 10 July 2012

I travel alot this trip was unexpected so my budget was tight. Normally I stay at a Marriott so figured I'd use my points to save, however, no Marriott within three hours of here. The Colt charged me $90 for two nights. Loved the price but I was nervous. The room was clean and bigger than I'd expected. Fridge was... More 

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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Reviewed 17 June 2011

I used the Expedia site and it says "PETS ACCEPTED" they charged me and extra $200 for my dog. The office had a nasty smell. The room smelled musty. I had to park my car by my window, because of some of the people there. I thought about leaving a 10pm for another Motel, I should have. NEVER AGAIN .....I... More 

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Thank Gamble535
Kampala, Uganda
1 review
Reviewed 3 December 2010

Rooms were clean and nice. Not to many amenities like big chain motels. Price was very econmical. We had garage to park our car. No breakfast but had coffee in the room. In all we had good stay.

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Thank lovein2050
denver, co
1 review
Reviewed 1 September 2010

had stayed here a few years ago. but the room this time was dirty and musty. only one towel in the bathroom. new shower heads are nice! but they tried to charge me for the towel. not sure what is going on here. oh well. good price - but not the same value overall as before. would not recommend.

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Thank cotom131
Denver, Colorado
2 reviews
Reviewed 27 May 2010

The INSIDE of the room was clean. The outside was a different story....it consists of potholed and worn-out asphalt some over-grown weeds and a paint job done about 20 years ago. The rooms are very small, the amenities are bare (one bar of soap and some thin towels), the shower would only shoot out hot water (better than cold but... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Colt Motel is located on the historic Santa Fe Trail just off the I-25 in Raton, NM. We are within a stones throw of downtown with many of the towns restaurants and amenties in walking distance. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Colt Motel

Address: 1160 S. Second Street, Raton, NM 87740
Region: United States > New Mexico > Raton
Price Range: $43 - $100 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Colt Motel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 15
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“Don't recommend for women travelers or solo travelers.”
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