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Flamingo Motel

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2000 West 3rd Street, Elk City, OK 73644
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

A little gem. Doesn't look like much from the outside and is right on the highway but the room was a good size, two double beds, bathroom, massive flat screen TV, fridge, microwave, iron & board, and air/con that wasn't too noisy to leave on at night. Parking right outside the door too

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A warm and friendly greeting was a good staff. Considering this is an old motel the rooms are spacious and very clean. It's a lovely historical motel, not as fancy as the chains but a lot more interesting! We'd stay here again no issues.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We really enjoyed our stay here. Everything was in working order and very clean. Comfortable bed and pillows and very friendly staff! A great motel at a great price and in a great location! Right in the heart of the city. Don't drive past this one!

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Corpus Christi
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2015

Elk City is just west of Oklahoma City on Interstate 40. The Flamingo Inn is a couple of miles off the beaten path (Exit 38A) on Historic Route 66 but it is truly a diamond in the rough motel. Hugh flat screen TV's, comfy beds, clean refrigerators and microwaves as well as a hair dryer and coffee maker for a... More 

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Louisville, Kentucky
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

This is a great place to stop. The price was right, the owners were very gracious and the room was clean. The only reason it go VG is because as with many hotels these days the wifi was slow if you need to work as I do. I'm finding I always have to use my hotspot. Maybe if enough folks... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015 via mobile

My husband and I recommend this hotel it was perfect clean and the staff was SUPER friendly and accommodating I would definetly stay with the Flamming Inn again they were awesome. it was a quiet location as well, we are in the middle of moving cross country and we are sure glad we found this hotel.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015 via mobile

If you ever find yourself in Elk City, I would highly recommend staying at the Flamingo Motel. It was only $65 a night (including taxes) for a very large room with a king size bed and it had a flat screen TV (with cable). It looks a bit run down from the outside but the rooms are really clean and... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

Room is fairly modern (as motels go on route 66) and very clean, not specifically route 66 themed though if that's what you're looking for. Price was reasonable ($55 for a queen bedroom or $65 for king size bedroom). Just next door is a good Mexican food restaurant. Would happily recommend a stay here for couples.

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Lithia Springs, Georgia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015

We are suckers for anything "flamingo", and although the only one we saw was on the sign, this was still a great stop on our trip. The owners are friendly and polite, and the care they take of this older motel is obvious. The free bottle of water at check-in was very appreciated. The courtyard has a nice swing/garden area,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

My husband and I were traveling through OK on our way to NM and we wanted to stay in an independent motel rather than a chain. The Flamingo Inn is just what we were hoping to find on historic Route 66! The price is very reasonable for the level of quality. The the size of the room (1 king bed)... More 

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