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    Motel Safari

    722 E Route 66, Tucumcari, NM 88401-3142
    (575) 956-9748
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    2017-11-05Check In 2017-11-06Check Out
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Room & Suite (71)
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    • Excellent77%
    • Very good19%
    • Average2%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
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    “the owner” (87 reviews)
    “retro charm” (5 reviews)
    “fluffy towels” (11 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Accessible rooms
    Breakfast included
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    1 - 5 of 504 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We stayed in this motel twice both on our way to and from the Grand Canyon. The rooms are wonderfully retro and definitely in the Route 66 spirit. The owner was very friendly and available. The rooms were extremely clean,updated in mid century decor. It...More

    Thank Chris B
    Hotel's Favourite
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    This motel on Route 66 is filled with fun and funky authentic retro details, with an emphasis on excellent service and beautifully clean and well-appointed rooms. Our suite had an extremely comfortable king-size bed and huge flat-screen TV. Very nice linens and lots of fluffy...More

    Thank SusanHarvey
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    I hadn't stayed at the Motel Safari for a couple of years and in that time it had changed hands. I decided to check and see if new ownership had made a difference in the quality. Larry the new owner has made few changes, one...More

    Thank flyboy1946
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Unfortunately or perhaps fortunately we could not get into the Blue Swallow and saw the great reviews and recommendations for this classic motel and we weren't disappointed to not get into the blue swallow. This motel is cheaper and the rooms are really great. It...More

    Thank Amanda H
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We recently stayed at Motel Safari for one night whilst doing Route 66. It was taken over by the owner Larry a few months ago and he has done a great job in renovating this old style motel. It is a charming place with a...More

    Thank David G
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    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Price range
    • US$44 - US$104 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel Style
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    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms ,
    • Suites
    • Number of rooms
    • 12
    • Location
    • United States >
    • New Mexico >
    • Tucumcari
    • Also Known As
    • Motel Safari Hotel Tucumcari ,
    • Safari Hotel Tucumcari ,
    • Safari Motel Tucumcari
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    Traveller (248)
    Room & Suite (71)
    Hotel & Grounds (184)
    Bathroom (14)
    Business Centre & Event Rooms (2)
    Family and Play Areas (1)
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    11 May 2015|
    Response from Anonymous021 | Reviewed this property |
    I am not aware that the Motel Safari has laundry facilities, but I read online that the Blue Swallow across the street does. Sorry I have no first hand knowledge to share.
    Room Tips
    "We liked the Rawhide Suite. Spacious and well appointed--and the Clint Eastwood photos on the walls are fun."
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    "The suites are great and are a very good price."
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    "Book on-line, ask about their "Rawhide and Rockabilly" suite! they are so cool!"
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    "For a special treat, call and ask for the Rawhide Suite."
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