The Best Hotels Near the State Theater, Clovis
A mural in Clovis, New Mexico, depicts rock'n'roll stars from the 1950s | © Witold Skrypczak / Alamy
A former movie theater rendered in the classic American interpretation of art deco, the State is now a live music venue and a much-loved local landmark in this quiet corner of New Mexico. Come for a gig, and bed down at one of these top hotels in Clovis, now bookable with Culture Trip.
Here, just on the edge of Texas, you’ll find historical museums like the Blackwater Draw – which exhibits one of the most renowned archaeologist sites in America – and beautiful state parks like the Oasis, known for its wide variety of visiting birds. Come to discover it all, and make one of these hotels your base for your stay.
Holiday Inn Express Hotel and Suites Clovis, an IHG Hotel
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This contemporary hotel is conveniently located off of North Prince Street and is just a short distance from a variety of restaurants, shopping facilities and entertainment options. The spacious and well-appointed rooms feature everything you need for a restful stay – including blackout shades, complimentary wifi, modern bathrooms and an iPod docking station. There’s a complimentary buffet breakfast, coffee in the lobby all day, a heated indoor pool and an outdoor whirlpool – plus a small but well-equipped fitness center.
Travelodge by Wyndham Clovis
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Travelodge gives you everything you need for an affordable and enjoyable stay and supplies the ideal base from which to launch yourself into everything the local area has to offer. Found just off of Routes 60 and 84 – 13mi (21km) from the Blackwater Draw Museum – the clean and accommodating guest rooms are designed with comfort and convenience in mind and include free wifi plus continental breakfast.
Best Western Plus Portales Inn
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A convenient location for visiting the Black Water Draw Museum, the Oasis State Park for fishing or having fun on the dunes, the Best Western – an ever-reliable brand – is also perfectly located for local dining favorites, such as Roosevelt Brewing Co, the original Cattle Barron Steak & Seafood and the Something Different Grill. There are bright, well-appointed modern rooms here, with sleek modern bathrooms, a fitness center and complimentary breakfast.
Super 8 by Wyndham Clovis
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This budget offering will set you up just right so you’re ready and raring to go when it comes to throwing yourself into the many activities in the surrounding area. The comfortable and well-appointed motel-style accommodation includes a generous breakfast and an airport shuttle. There’s also an outdoor pool, a fitness center and guest laundry, and it’s minutes away from Norman and Vi Petty Rock & Roll Museum and Blackwater Draw Museum.
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This unassuming hotel can be found 9.5mi (15km) from Cannon Air Force Base, just off of Highway 60. There is a complimentary breakfast – and, if you find yourself hankering for some grub in the middle of the night, there’s a 24-hour restaurant. The spacious and comfortable rooms feature free wifi, plus a fridge, a microwave and other touches to make your stay as comfortable as can be. There’s also a heated indoor pool to soak – or swim – in.
Best Western Cannon AFB
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Conveniently located off of HWY 60/84 on Schepps Blvd, this solid offering from Best Western is also located close to Clovis Community College, Curry County Event Centre and Clovis Civic Centre. The spacious newly renovated rooms are decorated in warm and welcoming colors and feature cable TV, modern bathrooms and free wifi. The complimentary breakfast is plentiful – and there’s also a social hour in the evening, a city shuttle, an indoor pool and a fitness center.
Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Clovis
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This unassuming hotel – a two-minute walk from Old Town Clovis and 4mi (6.4km) from California State University – is a pleasant and homely stay, with a service and attention to detail becoming of a boutique hotel. Newly renovated, it’s bright, light and airy, with an attractive lobby and appealing accommodation. The generous hot breakfast includes fresh waffles, scrambled eggs, sausage, bagels and any other breakfast food you can think of. There’s also a pool and fitness center to make use of during your stay here.