James Cale

The Alamo Motel

with James Cale
  • Where:Los Alamos

  • Why:Weekend Escape

  • When:February 2016

  • Who:Me & my new Mexican Barbie.

Highs & Lows

  • Shelter Social Club did an amazing job of mixing the natural elements of the outdoors to give their rooms a very organic feel.

  • The lobby and rooms exude the deep-rooted culture of the area.

  • The staff was very warm and inviting.

  • There isn’t anything I didn’t like about my stay, I look forward to staying there again soon.

    The Barometer

    • Design

    • Website

    • Life Changing

    • Environmental Consciousness

    • Overall Value

    • Night's Sleep

    • Service

    • Amenities

    • Stealable Stuff

    • Refer a Friend

    Total: 45/45

    Important Bits

    • Type

      Boutique Motel

    • Vibe

      Lumberjack hipster.

    • Location

      The Santa Barbara Wine Country

    • Rooms

      21

    • Music

      The sound of silence.

    • Year Opened

      Built in 1940’s, repurposed & reopened in 2016.

    • Designed By

      Re-purposed motel by the Shelter Social Club.

    • Pool/Gym

      Yes pool, no gym.

    • Restaurant

      No restaurant, but there are a handful of great restaurants right in town.

    • Bar

      No bar, but also great local bars.

    • Minibar

      No mini bar, but Muni Wine available in each room for purchase. There is also a wine tasting room on-site.

    • Wifi

      Yes

    • Children

      Don’t ruin the moment.

    • Price

      Priceless for the solitude you won’t get anywhere else.

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