The Gardner Hotel is the oldest continually operating hotel in the city of El Paso, Texas, it is located near Downtown. The rooms still have their original antique furniture, with the exception of a few necessary upgrades, to give you a small taste of the history we have to offer. Many famous people have stayed at the Gardner Hotel. Even John Dillinger, one of the most notorious gangsters in the 1930's stayed at the Gardner Hotel just before his capture in Tucson, Arizona. You can learn more about that by clicking the video to the left or by clicking here.
The Gardner Hotel is situated near downtown El Paso and the pubs, cafes and clubs that encircle the University of Texas at El Paso (UTEP). All areas of the city are easily accessible by public bus as the main terminal is only 2 blocks away. There are so many things to do around El Paso. You can take a day trip to the great mystery of Carlsbad Caverns or check out White Sands for a fun filled day in the sun. Or if you want real authentic Mexican food, El Paso boasts many nationally rated Mexican cafes and restaurants.
Come stay at Gardner Hotel and enjoy the open air markets, real Mexican cuisine and a taste of another culture that surround us. Our staff will be happy tell you more about what El Paso and the surrounding areas has to offer.