Shale Lodge

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Desk, free WiFi
Desk, free WiFi
BBQ/Picnic Area

Overview of Shale Lodge

Shale Lodge

2.5 out of 5

4.0/5 Very Good

Guests rated this property 4.1/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Parking included
  • Pet friendly
  • Air conditioning
  • Gym

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitizer provided
  • Personal protective equipment
  • Social distancing
100 West Taos Street, Hobbs, NM, 88240

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationDel Norte Park and Aquatic Center4 min drive
  • Popular LocationLea County Event Center6 min drive
  • Popular LocationZia Park Racetrack7 min drive
  • AirportHobbs, NM (HOB-Lea County Regional)12 min drive

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About this area


Located in Hobbs, Shale Lodge is in a walkable area with good shopping. Local attractions include Del Norte Park and Aquatic Center and Lea County Cowboy Hall of Fame, and travelers wishing to experience a bit of culture can try Western Heritage Museum.

What's nearby

  • Del Norte Park and Aquatic Center - 4 min drive
  • Lea County Event Center - 6 min drive
  • New Mexico Junior College - 7 min drive
  • Zia Park Racetrack - 7 min drive
  • Zia Park Casino - 7 min drive

Getting around

  • Hobbs, NM (HOB-Lea County Regional) - 12 min drive


  • Cotton Patch Cafe — 17 min walk
  • Wendy's — 4 min drive
  • Iron Skillet Cafe — 4 min drive
  • Tia Juana's Mexican Grille & Cantina — 4 min drive
  • La Fiesta — 5 min drive

About this property

Shale Lodge

Motel in Hobbs with free breakfast and 24-hour fitness center
This smoke-free motel features a 24-hour fitness center, dry cleaning, and free newspapers. Free full breakfast is provided, as well as free WiFi in public areas, free self parking, and a free manager's reception. Other amenities include barbecue grills. All 84 rooms provide conveniences like refrigerators and microwaves, plus free WiFi and LED TVs with satellite channels. Other amenities available to guests include room service, ceiling fans, and desks.
Shale Lodge offers 84 air-conditioned accommodations with complimentary toiletries and ceiling fans. Refrigerators and microwaves are provided. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations.

Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. LED televisions come with satellite channels. Housekeeping is offered daily and hair dryers can be requested.

Recreational amenities at the motel include a 24-hour fitness center.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter
Follows industry cleaning and disinfection practices of COVID-19 Guidelines (CDC)

Social distancing

Protective shields in place at main contact areas

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks and gloves available
Hand sanitizer provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities


  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Free self parking on site
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available

Food and drink

  • Free full breakfast available daily 5 AM–8:30 AM
  • Free daily reception
  • Room service available

Things to do

  • 24-hour fitness center

Family friendly

  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator


  • Free newspapers in lobby

Guest services

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Front desk (limited hours)

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Spanish


  • BBQ grill(s)


  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel


  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities


  • Air conditioning
  • Ceiling fan


  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer (on request)
  • Shower/tub combination


  • LED TV
  • Satellite channels

Food and drink

  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator


  • Desk

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Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before 11 AM

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 5 AM - 9 PM
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk


Pets allowed for an extra charge of USD 10.00 per pet, per day
Restrictions apply; for more information contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available
Cribs (infant beds) are not available

Property payment types

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Pet fee: USD 10.00 per pet, per day

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

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 Visa, Mastercard, American Express, and Discover

We should mention

Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section)

Property is also known as

Shale Hobbs
Shale Lodge
Shale Lodge Hobbs
Shale Lodge Motel
Shale Lodge Hobbs
Shale Lodge Motel Hobbs

Frequently asked questions

Overall score and ratings


Very Good

Rating 5 - Excellent. 4 out of 7 reviews
5 - Excellent 57%
Rating 4 - Good. 1 out of 7 reviews
4 - Good 14%
Rating 3 - Okay. 1 out of 7 reviews
3 - Okay 14%
Rating 2 - Poor. 0 out of 7 reviews
2 - Poor 0%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 1 out of 7 reviews
1 - Terrible 14%




Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities

3/5 Okay

Business traveler, Traveled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness
Disliked: Amenities, property conditions & facilities
This is what the locals call a man camp used by oil workers. Breakfast and dinner was not very good. Rooms feel like a trailer and bed is very, very uncomfortable, similar to sleep on a hard floor. I switched to Comfort Inn Suites on my last night-wished I stayed at Comfort Inn from the beginning.
Stayed 2 nights in Aug 2017

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Great Place, would stay there again
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2018

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Great stay
Surprisingly comfortable, I was there for a business trip, customer service was on point, they even offered me dinner,rooms were quiet and had all the necessities.
Stayed 1 night in Aug 2018

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
great place
this is my second stay. Both for the dog show in Hobbs NM. Huge rooms. Staff is wonderful and the meal served with the rate are great. Wish the had a good place for the dogs to walk but other than that I love this place and will be back next year.
Stayed 2 nights in Feb 2018

1/5 Terrible

Liked: Staff & service
Disliked: Cleanliness, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Noicey & uncomfortable
No extra pillows , one the blanket, no curtains so room was bright at 7:45 am which woke up my fiancé & I. Had to hang blanket on blinds so it would be comfortable:( kinda. Want refund back really.
Stayed 1 night in Jan 2018