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Motel Safari

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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good18%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“the owner”(96 reviews)
“comfortable beds”(35 reviews)
“great surprise”(6 reviews)
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Free Parking
Air Conditioning
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All reviewsthe ownercomfortable bedsgreat surprisefluffy towelsthe mother roadgreat retroflat screen tvnew mexicocool placeplace to stayclassic routeblue swallowroute tripsit outsidegreat routegreat priceblast from the past
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As I write, TripAdvisor says this is the #3 motel in Tucumcari, yet it is a few years newer and has larger rooms than the #1-rated motel, and more neon and vintage advertising than the #2. Besides, you can't do better than the friendly and...More

Thank calmtnman
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Reviewed 4 October 2017

This motel on Route 66 is filled with fun and funky authentic retro details, with an emphasis on excellent service and beautifully clean and well-appointed rooms. Our suite had an extremely comfortable king-size bed and huge flat-screen TV. Very nice linens and lots of fluffy...More

Thank SusanHarvey
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Motel Safari was recommended by other Rt. 66 travelers so we decided to give it a try. It was great. The new owner was very friendly and more than accommodating. The room was updated, exceptionally clean and the bed comfortable. All rooms are non-smoking but...More

Thank 394robinn
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Found the motel by accident, were warmly welcomed by Larry and his lovely dog Sam. It was so homely and comfortable, the rooms are really nicely decorated and furnished, with lots of nice touches. The ability to park outside your room, sit outside and chat,...More

Thank Turb0_51
Reviewed 6 March 2018

I love this old Route 66 motel. Was a little concerned about the change in ownership. The previous owners really had a good thing going. I'm happy to say that the new owner hasn't missed a beat. The rooms are clean, comfortable, pleasant and have...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
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Price range
USD 44 - USD 104 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Style
#2 Romantic Hotel in Tucumcari
#2 Business Hotel in Tucumcari
#2 Family Hotel in Tucumcari
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
USD 44 - USD 104 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Style
#2 Romantic Hotel in Tucumcari
#2 Business Hotel in Tucumcari
#2 Family Hotel in Tucumcari
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Accessible rooms
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Traveller (257)
Room & Suite (83)
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Dottie179
11 May 2015|
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Response from Anonymous021 | Reviewed this property |
I am not aware that the Motel Safari has laundry facilities, but I read online that the Blue Swallow across the street does. Sorry I have no first hand knowledge to share.
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"All rooms allow you to drive right up to the door. Try the Rockabilly Suite."
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"Recommend making advance reservation especially during Rt 66 season."
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"rooms back off the hwy."
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"We liked the Rawhide Suite. Spacious and well appointed--and the Clint Eastwood photos on the walls are fun."
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