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Historic Route 66 Motel

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Saint Louis, Missouri
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was happy to find this motel open and with a room. I noticed that several of the motels in Tucumcari were closed (maybe for the Winter)? This was a budget motel, but my room was clean, comfortable and well-maintained, with a Route 66 vibe. I probably would have given it 4 stars, except there was no blow dryer. Otherwise,...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were on our way home from Vegas and Tucumari was the right distance to stop for the night. I searched Trip Advisor to see what hotels were available and reviews for them. This hotel had gotten alot of good reviews and had good ratings so we booked it online. The room was retro looking and very clean. The room...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed one night on a cross-country trip. Great, personable service, clean rooms, nice beds, and our pleasure to support a non-chain hotel. Good wifi, good coffee shop, really neat antique planes and cars on the property.

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Bowdon, North Dakota
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Found this motel on Trip Advisor on a quick trip home to ND from AZ. It is retro, right in keeping with ít name and advertising. It was honestly the cleanest motel that we have stayed in for some time. Even the sheets smelled great!!

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

First stop from Missouri to California traveling with dog and this was perfect! Not far off the highway, expression bar was AMAZING, rooms were clean, and beds were comfortable. The patch of grass for dogs was just that, a patch, haha. However, it didn't bother my pup one bit. Front desk was more than helpful, talking with us about routes...

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Monument, Colorado
Reviewed 4 January 2017

This motel was suggested by another motel owner in town when we tried to get a room there. Very glad they did! While we usually stay at the big name hotels to earn points or redeem free rooms, decided that a stay on Rte. 66 required stepping outside our comfort zone! Room was clean, quiet and had both microwave and...

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Goodyear, AZ
Reviewed 31 December 2016

Nice beds, nice showers, has fridge & micro....good pricing. Away from busy freeway and grass out front for the dogs. Will be going back the next time we are traveling to the mid-west. Friendly folks.

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Edmonton, Canada
Reviewed 7 December 2016

We stopped here while driving through to the Grand Canyon from Texas with our RV. The staff were very accommodating and there is absolutely pride in ownership. You can tell the owners put a ton of time, money and effort into this place. The rooms were very retro but still clean and everything worked great. The little cafe made great...

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Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

Absolutely fabulous place to stay in Tucumcari! The owners are friendly and made me feel welcome. I stayed 2 nights just to soak up all the Route 66 history. Very pet friendly- nice grass area in front and a park next door to motel. The room was sleek and clean- very retro. Good wifi, tv, microwave and the adjacent coffee...

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Medaryville, Indiana
Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

We've been on a 2 week road trip, and this place was the best we've stayed at so far. The rooms are super cute, clean, and I love the floor to ceiling windows in the front! Staff was very friendly, I wish we could stay longer!

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Historic Route 66 Motel is a mid-century modern hotel that is similar in style and atmosphere to hotels and homes designed by Mies van der Rohe, Joseph Eichler, and Oscar Niemeyer. Built in 1963, both the exterior and interior is more than a little reminiscent of "California Modern", a style that was so popular until the latter sixties. Our mission is to provide clean, private, and comfortable overnight accommodations for guests at an extremely reasonable rate. Refrigerators and microwaves are available in select rooms. The Motel also includes a popular European Style Espresso Bar on the west wing where guests receive a 10% discount on all items and an exterior corridor, where guests can park directly, or nearly directly, in front of their rooms. The Historic Route 66 Motel is operated by a professional staff directly managed by the owners. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Historic Route 66 Motel

Address: 1620 East Tucumcari Blvd., Tucumcari, NM 88401
Region: United States > New Mexico > Tucumcari
Price Range: $42 - $64 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 25
Also Known As:
Historic Route 66 Hotel Tucumcari
Hotel Style:
#1 Best Value Hotel in Tucumcari
#3 Business Hotel in Tucumcari
#3 Family Hotel in Tucumcari
#3 Romantic Hotel in Tucumcari
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