We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Drake Motel

Save
Share
Traveler (15)
Room & Suite (13)
Pool & Beach (2)
Overview
  • Excellent10%
  • Very good20%
  • Average8%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible53%
  • Jan 3, 2018
    “Sketchy at best”
  • Nov 3, 2017
    “Time warp!”
420 Murfreesboro Pike, Nashville, TN 37210-2896 See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Bar/Lounge
2.5 Star accommodation
{"scriptFlags":null,"containerAttributes":null,"containerClass":null,"widget":{"moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget"}}
Rooms
Sep 30Oct 1
|
1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
Standard Room
Getting you more information on this room More
Free Cancellation
Book now, pay at stay!
Select
Show Available Rooms
Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 6 partner sites to see rooms from $59.
We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Nashville hotels with availability
{"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_IRG_RATE_VERIFICATION","IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN_US","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","MOB_BOOKING_EMAIL_AGREE_HIDE","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_EXPRESS_BOOK","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","STORED_CARDS","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","META_AIR","IB_REVIEW_BOOKING_BUTTON","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","IB_KIPLINGER_AWARD","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "6406007fb14f4066abd10a05847ffc84", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":98141,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[79443808],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":30,"month":9,"year":2018},"checkout":{"day":1,"month":10,"year":2018},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":59,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":true,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":"","impressionKey":"6406007fb14f4066abd10a05847ffc84","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":0,"lowestMetaPrice":59,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":0,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":false,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":null,"highestMetaPrice":-1,"lowestMetaPrice":59,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":-1,"hotelName":"Drake Motel","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6IjY0MDYwMDdmYjE0ZjQwNjZhYmQxMGEwNTg0N2ZmYzg0IiwiQUlLIjoiNWIyZmU1Y2NkMDM5NDRmODlmMzJhZDgyNjBlMTUzOGUifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false,"isMetaMarketingLandOnBookingFormEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": 1, "checkIn": "09/30/2018", "checkOut": "10/01/2018", "lowestPrice": "$59", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": true, "contentIdMappings": {"79443808":"CheapTicketsEWS"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": false, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_resp_hr_room_grid", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"scriptFlags":null,"containerAttributes":null,"containerClass":null,"widget":{"moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_responsive","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_responsive__sub_header"},"name":"ibex_room_grid_responsive","template":"ibex_room_grid_responsive__widget"}}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"scriptFlags":null,"containerAttributes":null,"containerClass":null,"widget":{"moduleList":["handler"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{},"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget"}}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"scriptFlags":null,"containerAttributes":null,"containerClass":null,"widget":{"moduleList":[],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_responsive","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__amenities","occupancy":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__occupancy","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__reservation_col"},"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive","template":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__widget"}}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
Reviews (87)
Filter reviews
86 results
Traveler rating
9
16
7
8
46
Traveler type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
9
16
7
8
46
See what travelers are saying:
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 5 of 86 reviews
Reviewed January 3, 2018 via mobile

Old place that needs updating-only positive was the cost of the room. I made the mistake of closing the bathroom door when I went to bed & when I woke up the next morning it was freezing (like 30 degrees) in the bathroom cause it...More

4  Thank Bruce C
Reviewed November 3, 2017 via mobile

Wow, what a step back in time! I thought it was close enough to the nicer part of town to be okay, but nope. It looks like a set from a 1970’s movie. Look at the mural on my wall (pic attached). I can do...More

2  Thank EricBlomquist
Reviewed September 14, 2017 via mobile

Asked for nonsmoking room. Got in first room and stunk like smoke. Asked for another smoke free room and was assured both rooms were smoke free. Well the 2nd room also smelled of smoke and had an ashtray! Not a safe location either.

Thank Kimbo T
Reviewed August 24, 2017 via mobile

On the spur of the moment I decided to come to Nashville to view the total solar eclipse and made a last minute reservation at the Drake. Nearly everything in Nashville and all the surrounding areas was either completely booked or ridiculously priced at $500-$2000...More

2  Thank AtlanticTyger
Reviewed May 30, 2017

Older, but well kept place to stay. Nice size room which included microwave and fridge. Nice swimming pool, which I did not use. Friendly, helpful staff. Some issues with slow wifi. Short drive to downtown to Broadway street.

2  Thank TravelinAlan
View more reviews
About
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Microwave
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Shuttle Bus Service
Restaurant
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
96
Price range
$69 - $113 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Drake Motel Nashville
,
Drake Hotel Nashville
Location
United States > Tennessee > Davidson County > Nashville
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
96
Price range
$69 - $113 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Drake Motel Nashville
,
Drake Hotel Nashville
Location
United States > Tennessee > Davidson County > Nashville
Photos
Traveler (15)
Room & Suite (13)
Pool & Beach (2)
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 170 hotels in Nashville
Scottish Inn
17 reviews
.26 miles away
Midway Motel
10 reviews
1.09 miles away
Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Nashville - I-40 & 1-24 (Spence Lane)
200 reviews
1.35 miles away
Best Western Plus Sunrise Inn
411 reviews
1.48 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 2,235 restaurants in Nashville
Joey's House of Pizza
645 reviews
.30 miles away
Tex's Bar B Q
41 reviews
.42 miles away
Country Cafe
16 reviews
.47 miles away
Boswell's Harley Davidson Grill
18 reviews
.36 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 633 attractions in Nashville
Lane Motor Museum
770 reviews
.78 miles away
Mt. Olivet Cemetery
34 reviews
.90 miles away
Tennessee Central Railway Museum
72 reviews
.84 miles away
Miss Fit Academy
39 reviews
.72 miles away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Daniel R
August 18, 2017|
Answer
Response from | Reviewed this property |
Check In time would be around 2pm. I know that might be quite late due to business picking up during Weekends or Tourist seasons (such as CMA festivals). It gives them time to prep reserved rooms. Checkout time is 11am the... More
0
Votes
Gorilla1960
September 10, 2016|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from | Reviewed this property |
I once walked from Drake to Downtown then Downtown back to Drake. The estimate walk time would be between 30-40 minutes. Just like all cities just make sure you travel through the daytime with a companion. If you plan to be... More
0
Votes
Cindy K
June 7, 2015|
Answer
Response from | Reviewed this property |
If you're a traveller from out of town they normally don't reject if any animal. As long as you state in the reservation via online or phone call they should be alerted. If the pet was for medical or handicap reasons then no... More
0
Votes
Room Tips
"Ask when you check in"
Read review
"The further off the main road, the better."
Read review
"Keep driving"
Read review
"104 has a coupe of interesting Elvis murals."
Read review
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing