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Boots Court Motel

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107 S Garrison Ave, Carthage, MO 64836
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Boots Court Motel
Ranked #1 of 5 Carthage B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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5 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is truly a Route 66 gem. The fact that the rooms are as close to the times speaks to the history of Boots Court...beautiful chenille bedspreads, original vanities, old radios playing the oldies, absolutely stunning hardwood floors and perfectly spotless. Since we were the first guests to arrive, we were able to choose our room! Who could turn down... More

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Stilwell, Oklahoma, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We loved staying at Boots Court, vintage is what we love and we were not disappointed! It was clean clean and Debbie was so helpful and thoughtful. I can't wait to come back and stay there again, perhaps next time I will get a Clark Gable room!

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Priscilla B, Owner at Boots Court Motel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind words! We are always glad when a guest mentions how clean we keep our rooms because we feel that nothing will destroy a guests pleasure faster than a lack of cleanliness. No matter what else you do, that is what they will remember. We hope to see you again soon. You could become... More

Springdale, Arkansas, United States
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Rooms were very clean and pretty. The motel manager, Debbie, was very friendly and accommodating. She gave us great historical information about Boots Court and Carthage. Great stay and fun experiencing a slice of classic Route 66 Americana!

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Priscilla B, Owner at Boots Court Motel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to compose and post a review for us! We Are always anxious to know if we have succeeded in fully delivering that post-war exuberance and hospitality which enjoyed such tremendous growth during the time we are attempting to replicate. Guests such as you, who take the time to say thank you and... More

Kungsbacka, Sweden
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you're travelling along Route 66 you just must stay over night here. The owners have restored it back to it's glory days. When we arrived the room was lit up by the lamps beside the beds, the radio was tuned in to radio channel that played jazz from the 40's and Rock n' Roll from the 50's. The rooms... More

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Priscilla B, Owner at Boots Court Motel, responded to this review

We are always very pleased when our guests take the time to let other travelers know they have enjoyed themselves at our 'Auto Court". We are always concerned that people will not understand the missing TVs and microwaves - but they always do! And its nice to know they were missing but not missed! We hope to see you again... More

Chester, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

What an amazing original Route 66 motel. One of The owners Debbie was so wonderful from start to finish! From our original booking through to check out, she could not have done enough. She was an inspiration and so passionate about the Route 66 heritage, was a wealth of knowledge and one of the nicest people you could ever wish... More

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Cleveland, Ohio
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5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

We stayed in room 12 last night at this wonderful streamline moderne beauty. The gals here are working hard to return this historic motor court to it's original beauty. The room was just like stepping back into the 1940's with many original furnishings. Room was very clean. Walked into the room and music from the time period was playing though... More

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Muscle Shoals
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Don't let the outside appearance fool you like we almost did. This is a classic Route 66 motel and a must stay for anyone riding the "Mother Road". The Manager, Debby, was very well informed on the history of the "Boots" and was eager to tell us all about it. We stayed in #10 where Clark Gable slept after WWII.... More

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Gosport, United Kingdom
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6 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

Doing Route 66 we were told to stay at 'the Boots'. Looking at it from the road were thought 'no way', but we went and spoke to the owner, Deb, she showed us around and told us of this history of the place and it was one of the highlights of our trip. It's a brilliant motel, the rooms were... More

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Peoria, Illinois
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4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

Stayed here on the first night of our Route 66 journey and the Boots kicked our trip off to a great start! Debbie was very welcoming and friendly! Our room was beautiful, clean and spacious. My husband isn't into the retro thing as I am, and he was very pleasantly surprised! The 1940's radio playing when we entered our room... More

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Priscilla B, Owner at Boots Court Motel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to review your stay and for letting us know that we helped make your trip a success. Getting a good review from someone traveling with children is deeply appreciated since we are not always sure how well children will take to the retro experience of no TV! Thank you also for the... More

Tonbridge, United Kingdom
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26 reviews 26 reviews
21 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014 via mobile

If you are intending to do the whole Route 66 experience then this is a must stop place. Debbie Dee is just the right person to be in the hotel and an absolute fount of knowledge. The rooms are in the process of restoration and are being done sympathetically but not in the least bit uncomfortably. Don't be put off... More

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Address: 107 S Garrison Ave, Carthage, MO 64836
Location: United States > Missouri > Carthage
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Number of rooms: 5

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