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4.3 out of 5

"Outstanding rooms. CLever re-use of an old schoolhouse. We will be back. " More

By a verified traveler on Tue 15 Dec 2020

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Hotel Description

Hotel near Cabeza Preita National Wildlife Refuge in Ajo

City center stay

Within a 10-minute walk of the hotel, you'll find Cabeza Preita National Wildlife Refuge and Ajo Plaza. Ajo Museum & Historical Society is 1.1 mi (1.8 km) away.

Round-the-clock service

This hotel doesn't skimp on freebies - guests receive free WiFi and free self parking. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the 3 onsite conference rooms. A garden, a library, and a picnic area are also on offer.

Deluxe Room, Refrigerator & Microwave

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
$136* Per night/room Aug 9 - Aug 10

Room, 1 King Bed, Kitchenette

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Deluxe Room, 2 Queen Beds, Refrigerator & Microwave

Bed Count 2 Queen Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Deluxe Room, 1 Queen Bed, Accessible, Refrigerator & Microwave

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Sonoran Desert Inn & Conference Center ratings based on 7 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.3 out of 5 4.5 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 4.5 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.5 out of 5.0
Room comfort 0.0 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 4.0 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Sonoran Desert Inn & Conference Center

Everyone (3) Couples (3)
4 out of 5

Posted by , from Yorba Linda on Apr 2, 2022

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Apr 5, 2022 by Maria

Thank you Helen for taking the time to give us feedback. We hope you come and stay with us again.

3 out of 5

Posted by on Apr 28, 2021

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Comment from Hotel Management

May 15, 2021 by Maria

Thank you for staying with us. We are always open to feedback on how we can do better. Let us know if there is anything we can do to improve.

5 out of 5
Outstanding rooms. CLever re-use of an old schoolhouse. We will be back.

Posted by , from Phoenix, AZ on Dec 15, 2020

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Comment from Hotel Management

Dec 27, 2020 by Maria

Glad you enjoyed your stay and that you had an appreciation for the work that was put into refurbishing the property.

5 out of 5
No TV in room. Welcome for us. A bit of nature at night....howling coyotes! Wonderful experience.

Posted by , from Hawthorne, NJ on Feb 15, 2020

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4 out of 5

Posted by on Apr 7, 2019

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5 out of 5

Posted by on Mar 24, 2019

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4 out of 5
Rooms were very clean however, there was no TV, the bathroom and shower did not include a sink and mirror. Very odd configuration.

Posted by on Feb 18, 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

Feb 20, 2019 by Stuart

We're glad you enjoyed your stay. Some of our rooms have a sink and mirror outside of the bathroom, like in many chain motels.

About the Sonoran Desert Inn & Conference Center

Location 55 S Orilla Avenue, Ajo, AZ 85321

Property Features

As a guest of Sonoran Desert Inn & Conference Center, you'll find a library, multilingual staff, and gift shops/newsstands. There are 3 meeting rooms available. WiFi is free in public spaces. The business-friendly Sonoran Desert Inn & Conference Center also features a garden, a picnic area, and a television in a common area. Self parking is free. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this Ajo hotel.

  • 21 guestrooms or units
  • Built in 2015
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Staff is multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Library
  • Garden
  • Outdoor picnic space
  • Gift shop
  • Television in lobby
  • Smoking in designated areas
  • Microwave in a common area
  • Refrigerator in a common area

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Transport

  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Sonoran Desert Inn & Conference Center offers 21 air-conditioned accommodations with coffee/tea makers and complimentary toiletries. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations. Irons/ironing boards and hair dryers can be requested. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Coffee maker
  • Shower and tub combination
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Hair dryer available
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Iron and ironing board available
  • Desk
  • Air conditioning
  • Ceiling fan
  • Ensuite bathroom

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

  • Wheelchair accessible path of travel
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair accessible parking
  • In-room accessibility

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 3 PM
  • Check-in time ends at 5:30 AM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18

Special check-in instructions:

Guests will receive an access code.

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Up to 3 children stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pet Policy

  • Pets: USD 20 per accommodation, per stay
  • Only dogs are allowed
  • Certain rooms only
  • You can request a pet-friendly room by reaching out to the property at the number on the booking confirmation

Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed

This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted

Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, and a first aid kit

Be prepared: check the latest COVID-19 travel requirements and measures in place for this destination before you travel.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

This property is managed by a professional host. The provision of housing is linked to their trade, business, or profession. This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, American Express, and Discover. Cash is not accepted. For guests' safety, the property includes a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, and a first aid kit in each accommodation. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F. Personal protective equipment, including masks, will be available to guests. Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; masks are required in public areas.

  • Property does not offer onsite COVID-19 testing
  • Property does not require health documentation at check-in
  • Guest accommodation is not sealed after cleaning
  • Electrostatic spray is not used for disinfection
  • Cashless transactions are not available
  • Masks are compulsory at the property
  • Staff temperature checks are not conducted regularly
  • Temperature checks are not available to guests
  • Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
  • Contactless food service / room service is not available
  • Commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant
  • Reservation is not required for facilities onsite
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-out is not available
  • Pets allowed in specific rooms only
  • Staff wears personal protective equipment
  • Security system
  • Protective clothing is available to guests
  • Masks are available to guests
  • Mobile key entry is not available
  • Debit cards not accepted
  • Food service not has not been amended for enhanced safety
  • Shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer
  • Property does not follow sanitization practices of any association
  • Staffed front desk
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Contactless check-in is not available
  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • No cribs (infant beds) available
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Smoke detector
  • Individually-wrapped food options are not available
  • Number of children who can stay free - 3
  • No gap period between guest stays

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Pet fee: USD 20 per accommodation, per stay

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Sonoran Desert Inn Ajo
  • Sonoran Desert Inn
  • Sonoran Desert Ajo
  • Sonoran Desert Inn & Conference Center Ajo
  • Sonoran Desert Inn & Conference Center Hotel
  • Sonoran Desert Inn & Conference Center Hotel Ajo

You should know

  • Pets are welcome in specific rooms only, which can be requested by contacting the property directly at the number on your booking confirmation (please see the Fees section for related charges).
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Frequently Asked Questions

*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.