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Tristar Inn Xpress

2.0 of 5 1302 West Route 66 Blvd., Tucumcari, NM 88401
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you want to avoid the chains (not another Hampton Inn!) and get a sense of what the old Route 66 used to be, this is a great place. It doesn't avoid the modern amenities (cable, internet, and cleanliness were all perfect), but the overall idea draws you back to the late 1950s. Mike has restored the bar to its... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015 via mobile

Called in here on our road trip across america, definitely one of the good motels we stopped at! After having dinner we stopped in the bar at the motel for few beers served to us by Mike who is super friendly and helpful. I'd recommend staying here!

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Ashford, United Kingdom
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68 hotel reviews
157 helpful votes 157 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015 via mobile

This motel is ok but could be better the outside is ok but the rooms are a bit tired but they are clean which is a start but I will stay at this motel if i am ever in tucumcari and one other thing it is close to the interstate if you need it

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Kansas City, Kansas
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28 reviews 28 reviews
5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

Headed west and happy to be in side on a very cold New Year's Eve 2015. Great rates, old school Route 66 rooms, and lotsa personality. Excellently stocked bar with friendly folks. If you are looking for a little nostalgia along with value, this is your place. Watch out for Mike, he has his own pool cue behind the bar.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

I read the reviews on the Tristar and other Tucumcari motels. Tri Star seemed to have the most positive reviews. I usually drive straight thru from Arizona to the Midwest, but my wife convinced me to overnight along the way. After retiring from years of working traveling on the road staying at every chain motel in the country I'm now... More 

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Cherryville, North Carolina, USA
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35 reviews 35 reviews
21 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Old school, Route 66 motel. Good value for the price. No problems. Clean. Pool table in bar area gave us something to kill a little time with before bed. Quiet room. Would recommend for anyone passing through Tucumcari.

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Manama, Bahrain
17 reviews 17 reviews
11 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

Before visiting Tucumcari I researched accommodation on Trip Advisor - hence my choice Good value room rate for a clean and comfortable room, Mike the host is helpful and personable, excellent parking and only minutes from a supermarket There is an attractive pool/pool area In the reception building is an appealing bar area which Mike runs himself - good value... More 

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Adair, Oklahoma
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14 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

When you're on Route 66, small independent hotels are definitely the way to go to get the full Route 66 effect! We stayed at Tristar for two nights during Rockabilly on the Route. The room was priced great and clean and spacious. The bar was great and the owner was very friendly. I would highly recommend!

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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

We were driving route66 again and decided to stay a here again. Mike remembered us from 2 years ago. We had a great night at the bar with Mike. The room was clean and comfortable the shower was hot and great water pressure. So do yourself a favour and stay.

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Bilbao, Spain
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

We've spent a night in our travel along route 66. The place is within the town. The rooms are very clean, has microwave and frisge, beds are confortable and the owner was very kind. It also has a bar with a pool, which is an extra point. It is an affordable place, and you get a clean and confy place... More 

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Address: 1302 West Route 66 Blvd., Tucumcari, NM 88401
Location: United States > New Mexico > Tucumcari
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Tristar Inn Xpress 2*
Number of rooms: 61
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