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Historic Route 66 Motel

1620 East Tucumcari Blvd., Tucumcari, NM 88401
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Historic Route 66 Motel
Ranked #3 of 22 hotels in Tucumcari
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Greeneville, United States
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is an excellent place to stay. We were here three nights. The rooms were clean, the staff went out of their way to see that every possible need was met. They even provide an old towel to dust your shoes or clean your car! The coffee shop was fun, a nice place to sit and enjoy early before the... More

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Tempe, Arizona
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The rooms were clean and had a great 1960's style. Friendly staff. The rates are about half what you would expect to pay for a hotel, but be aware that this is a very basic motel. No pool, exercise room, in room refrigerator, or coffee pot. So if you are happy with a nice room with a cool style for... More

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Los Angeles
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5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a cool spot on Route 66. Lots of retro roadside stuff on this particular strip. We stopped here after an 18+ hour drive and needed rest. It's definitely one of the best options on the route and probably the only pet friendly one at a fair price. I felt safe as all of the other guests were pleasant... More

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20 reviews 20 reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Traveling from Georgia to Gallup nm we decided to stop in tucumcari for the night. Looking on trip advisor I saw the usual chains but traveling with two dogs did not want to pay high pet fees especially since the dogs are cleaner than most kids, so chose this hotel. Great choice. Friendly owners, neat retro rooms, hair dryer on... More

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Prairie Village, Kansas
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We called from the road made a reservarion but arrived late after the normal checkin time of 12 midnite the owners were very accommodating... and we enjoyed our stay... do yourself a favor and stay I would support them any day for some nostalgia... class and history over the McHotel chains along the hwy any day. And the prices are... More

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southeast Kansas
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11 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This was recommended by one of our guidebooks--and they were totally right! Friendly staff (the owner even froze our ice containers overnight so we'd have them ready for our cooler!), pet friendly. (The night of our stay, we had Barney, the Great Dane, next door, 3 cats in another room, 3 dogs in another--that I know of.) Spotlessly clean, comfortable... More

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Albuquerque, NM
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22 reviews 22 reviews
4 hotel reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

My husband and I stayed here for a night last weekend during Rockabilly on the Route, and were very pleased with our stay. Check-in and check-out went smoothly. The owner and front desk clerk were very friendly. I even saw the owner later that night at the rockabilly show and she remembered my name. The rooms were spacious, very clean... More

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Langley, Washington
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

What a sweet sweet spot, and a complete surprise. The rooms were clean, comfortable, and very spacious. With floor-to-ceiling windows, it was bright and welcoming and thoroughly cool in a 1950's/1960's way. Nothing fancy about it, but totally wonderful. They even have a good espresso café on site! What a find! The owner/operator was so gracious and helpful, and the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

We’ve stayed at several motels in Tucumcari. This is now our favorite. It has friendly staff, perfect parking, mirror and shower for 6 foot customers, bright lights, and priced for us. We will stay there again.

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Prata di Pordenone, Italy
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73 reviews 73 reviews
18 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

On our cross country journey of America I wanted my family to experience what motels were like before holiday Inn express took over. I called the motel about 40 minutes before I arrived and asked for the air conditioning to be turned on. The owner was friendly and thanked me for calling. The room was very clean, the air conditioning... More

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Additional Information about Historic Route 66 Motel

Address: 1620 East Tucumcari Blvd., Tucumcari, NM 88401
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Location: United States > New Mexico > Tucumcari
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Also Known As:
Historic Route 66 Hotel Tucumcari

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Amenities

Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Suites
Hotel Style
#3 Romantic Hotel in Tucumcari #4 Family Hotel in Tucumcari
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Historic Route 66 Motel is a remodeled and modernized Inn that provides clean, private, and comfortable overnight accommodations for guests at a reasonable rate. The Motel also includes a popular European Style Espresso Bar where guests receive a 20% 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 
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