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Wigwam Motel

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Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

The Wigwam is an excellent place to stay. The rooms are updated, they are clean, they have full size towels (imagine that in a nostalgic motel) and Kumar is fantastic to talk to! This was our last overnight stay as we went from Chicago to Santa Monica and we are so glad that we stayed here. Plus, they are pet...

2Thank Dan N
Reviewed 30 January 2017

The actual site and the wigwams were fine. The reception was very welcoming and helpful. I think that when route 66 was in its heyday the motel was out of town but the town has engulfed it, otherwise why put it where it is today. The area looks a bit run down, but the accommodation is fine and retro. Unfortunately...

Thank chateauvalens
Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

We stayed here for the nostalgia. I agree the immediate area feels a little dodgy but the motel site was fine . The room itself was a little dated but it's a retro hotel so that's what we expected. We also encountered some disinterest and abruptness from the office on arrival but apart from that it was a fun stay.

1Thank Peter H
Crown Point, Indiana
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

This was our destination. We drove to San Bernardino just to see the wigwam. It is wonderful. We didn't stay overnight but the front desk guy in the big wigwam let us look inside. I love that it still exists. It is on the old rt 66. The area around the wigwam is a dump. It is a shame that...

Thank Susan K
Highett, Australia
Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

We stayed here one night in January and I will start with the positives. We paid $108 for 4 people, our room had 2 double beds and a bathroom. From the outside the Wigwams look amazing and I loved the romance of the famous Route 66 Wigwam Motel which is why we booked it and was delighted with the cost....

5Thank DeannaV17
Torrance, CA
Reviewed 8 January 2017

The Wigwam Motel is such a great place to stay! The family that owns it is SO nice and accomodating. We don't live too far from here, but whenever we go to a concert out that way, we opt to stay there, rather than driving home, because it's just such a wonderful experience! Definitely recommend it! A+++++!!!!!!

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Thank CntryATW
Reviewed 8 December 2016

Historical landmark motel on Route 66 (Foothill Blvd.). An old funky wigwam style motel that exudes the history from decades past. Rooms are small, but very clean. Don't expect the Hilton, but for the money you can't go wrong. Everything worked in the room and it was a cold day/night and the heater worked really well. It was a lot...

Thank 154clarkv
Ottawa, Canada
Reviewed 30 October 2016

I stayed here as part of a group cycling historic Route 66. The tipi or wigwam shape was a marketing gimmick for a different era, but this location is well kept up. The rooms are comfortable and have everything you expect, unless you prefer a bath to a shower

Thank ClarkKent007
Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

We were told we should experience the WigWam hotel. Yes it was fun and different and surprisingly comfortable. However the facilities are minimal. No coffee in the rooms, only available from reception in the morning. when I went to get a cup in the afternoon, everything had been put away! No microwave but there is a fridge. You have to...

Thank 659francesg
Reviewed 24 October 2016

A great family experience, my daughters loved it. The place is super relax, and the wigwams are super cozy, its incredible the roomy they are inside. A perfect stop in a long road trip. It's a great place to stay in the long road. I even bought a t shirt of the place.

Thank IntemperiePR

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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Historic Route 66! One of the few remaining classic motels. This family-fun roadside attraction was built in 1949 and has undergone a renovation phase. The motel offers a complete guest room in a peculiar fashion of actual wigwam units. The motel comprises of all the standard hotel amenities and even includes free Wi-Fi connection! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Wigwam Motel

Address: 2728 W Foothill Blvd, Historic Route 66, San Bernardino, CA 92376-5333
Region: United States > California > San Bernardino
Price Range: $106 - $146 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Wigwam Motel 2*
Number of rooms: 19
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“Pick room back off of road. 18 is a good choice.”
kawstang, 19 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Go for Room #17 which is farthest from Foothill Blvd.”
154clarkv, 8 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Order a pizza and chill!”
IntemperiePR, 24 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Inner room circle is closer to the pool and probably better wifi.”
hdavid2016, 7 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a unit at the back of the park - Room 7 was fine”
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  • Bed and a/c
PathManSlough, 2 Oct 2016 | Read review
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