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Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

Having chose to ignore the negative reviews of this motel I went with an open mind and was very excited to stay at such an unusual accommodation whilst on a road trip in California. However it all became a big mistake when phoning to confirm my booking. Kumar proceeded to tell me that my booking didn't exist as it was...

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13Thank NI_TravelJunkie
Portsmouth, UK
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

Unusual and fun one night stay at this little gem. Arrived quite late after a long drive, quick no fuss check in, parked next to our teepee which was surprisingly good size, clean and tidy, shower worked fine, and the hotel has a nice little swimming pool so we were able to have a lovely refreshing swim. The surrounding area...

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Reviewed 27 August 2016

WigWam is a Motel you have to visit for minimum one time in your live. A great experience. We've been here the first time and we're looking forward for the next visit. The guy at front desk (i think it was the owner) is a cool guy. Complete facility was well maintained. Romms are clean and renovated. Only the bathroom...

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2Thank Bad Snake P
Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 25 August 2016

It's a fun setting, a nostalgic throwback to the 50's road trip era. The rooms are small and modest, not fancy. My room was clean, however my travel partner's room had the very distinct aroma of marijuana. I wasn't bothered by noise from anyone, even though it was a full house that night, however I had to use the window...

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3Thank TwoDayTravels
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

The owner of this historic establishment, Kumar [---] is a very strange individual.....upon our arrival we told him we had just travelled from Vegas....his response was 'oh you're supporting the corporate bubble'. Strange response but it got worse. When we booked our wigwam back in October 2015 we were told it would accommodate our family of 5 and that they...

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10Thank M1974London
Kumar P, Public Relations Manager at Wigwam Motel, responded to this review

This review is slander. Sad, sad, sad.

Alameda, California
Reviewed 24 August 2016

I remember seeing this sort of place all over the West when I was a kid and always wanted to stay in one. Finally got the chance when we found it almost by chance late one night when passing through the area. The grounds are very neat, spacious and contain a few old relics to add interest. There is a...

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2Thank Erratic_Traveler
Havertown, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 12 August 2016

I have always wanted to stay at a Wigwam Motel on Route 66 and we finally got the chance to head to San Bernardino to stay in this one. We got to the hotel later than I would have liked, so we really didn't get to scope out the area much before it go dark. We had stayed at the...

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2Thank Cin4513
Otago Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

Friendly staff. Room was clean. Wifi good. The old place is well looked after. Gardens and lawns well kept. The swimming pool was great as we were in it for 1hr + Bedding smelled good and bathroom clean. If you doing 66, this is a must stop. The dinner at the old diner down the road was good.

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2Thank TinVet
United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 August 2016

We have stayed in many motels during our Route 66 road trip and this was the perfect final stopover before we hit Santa Monica. The wigwam was clean, with plenty of room for the bed and a two seater sofa. We arrived early and the owner very kindly allowed us to check in. The site is kept very clean and...

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2Thank jbfish85
Reviewed 8 August 2016

I have always wanted to stay at this place because of it's history. I was not disappointed with the room or amenities, in fact the room was actually pretty clean and cozy!!! The property was clean and clearly maintained as well. My only problem was with the management/owner of this historical landmark!!! Now in my experience when running a business...

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
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: $103 - $140 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Wigwam Motel 2*
Number of rooms: 19
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Also Known As:
Wigwam Hotel San Bernardino
Wigwam Motel San Bernardino
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“Go for Room #17 which is farthest from Foothill Blvd.”
 of 5 bubbles 154clarkv, 8 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Order a pizza and chill!”
 of 5 bubbles IntemperiePR, 24 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Inner room circle is closer to the pool and probably better wifi.”
 of 5 bubbles hdavid2016, 7 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a unit at the back of the park - Room 7 was fine”
  • Bed and a/c
  • TV and fridge
 of 5 bubbles PathManSlough, 2 Oct 2016 | Read review
“We had Wigwam 19 which was in the back and very nice.”
 of 5 bubbles Cin4513, 12 Aug 2016 | Read review
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