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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 30 August 2015

We had a Harley for 3 days and wanted to ride a portion of Route 66 so we headed to Barstow. We stayed at the Route 66 Motel due to the history of the property. The property is a very basic motel but it is clean and tidy and safe and comfortable. There are no added luxuries in the motel...

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Axel, The Netherlands
Reviewed 30 August 2015

This motel is one of the many along route 66 in Barstow. It is located at the West side, a bit outside of where the restaurants are. The interior feels dated but the rooms are clean and everything is in working order. The staff is friendly and check in was very quick. The beds sleep very comfortable. Nothing wrong with...

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2Thank DdeKerf
Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 28 August 2015

The next stop for a while was my stop at the Route 66 Motel. What really attracted me were the vintage cars and center pieces. I had the most wonderful pleasure of meeting Ved and Mary and I was highly impressed with the knowledge they had of the town's history and photographs, I felt like I was in a top...

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3Thank Brian V
Leesburg VA
Reviewed 19 August 2015 via mobile

Decided to stay overnight here to mark the beginning of our cross country trip on historical Route 66. The motel is definitely dated (as it should be). There were antique vehicles parked throughout the motel to add to its authenticity. but the rooms appeared to have been recently renovated. They were clean and comfortable. Victor and his wife were very...

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5Thank SmithFam90
Herefordshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 August 2015

Chose this motel on the back of all the good reviews so was really surprised at what we saw. The outside area is immaculate, loads of Route 66 memorabilia and great old cars to look at. The owners were great and very helpful and we were given the keys to room 110. The furniture was old and worn, bathroom tiny...

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1Thank shazmo2015
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 August 2015 via mobile

Another of our many stops on the wonderful Route 66. Great Hostess with lots of local information and history for us. The surroundings were very old Americana, with old windmill and cars on the grounds. The owner recommend Jenny's Grill for eating out- it was that good, we had dinner and breakfast there.

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2Thank SA M
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 August 2015

Like many others I wanted to show my family the true motel experience. Where better than the (World Famous) Route 66 Motel? Don't stay at these places and then be disappointed that you didn't get free shampoo. It is basic in every way, but the bed was clean and the owner exceptionally friendly. We had two rooms here for what...

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1Thank James E
Untervaz, Graubunden, Switzerland
Reviewed 2 August 2015

I had my kids (12to 16) out for a California round trip and stopped there on the way to LV. I was there one year before on my trip on Route 66 and wanted to show my kids a real vintage motel. they liked it very much. I hope these historic motels on the Route will remain because they are...

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2Thank BGubser
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 2 August 2015

This place is heaps of fun if you want to stay somewhere iconic and historic on Route 66. We stayed here on our way to Vegas to break up the drive and we loved it. The town is quaint (a little sketchy but totally safe inside the motel) and the owners are helpful and very nice. The rooms themselves are...

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1Thank Claudia K
Reviewed 1 August 2015 via mobile

Great place to stay! Great people, great example of the American Dream. Thank you for preserving the real America through your motel! This is the real deal folks. Check out the memorabilia and documentation they have. They are keeping the history of Route 66 alive and have for close to forty years. Thank you for sharing yet another great place...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
World-Famous Route 66 Classic Motel in the heart of Barstow, California.San Bernardino County's Route 66 motel offer a glimpse into the past.This undiscovered World-Famous Route 66 Classic sits in the heart of Barstow. The only renovated motel to have antique cars to photograph and 'round beds' for a quiet night sleep. Offering great room rates and clean, comfortable rooms. "10 great places to stop along the way (Route 66)" - USA TODAY ... more   less 

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Address: 195 W Main St, Barstow, CA 92311-2220
Region: United States > California > California Desert > Barstow
Price Range: $71 - $73 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 21
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“If you want the hair dryer and shampoo ask when you book, they currently don't provide either”
 of 5 bubbles Lindacarole, 13 Feb 2017 | Read review
“unique, historical, quirky, friendly, simple, vintage”
 of 5 bubbles , 3 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Stay in one of the original rooms-larger than the newer add-on wing rooms, in my experience.”
 of 5 bubbles Rob7171, 29 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Don't plan on getting a 'round bed' which this motel advertises. They are usually booked months in advance.”
 of 5 bubbles BobandJan66, 27 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room with a round bed. Most probably the only time you will ever sleep in one!”
 of 5 bubbles WinterFlint82, 9 Oct 2016 | Read review
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