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Blue Swallow Motel

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Overview
815 E Route 66 Blvd, Tucumcari, NM 88401-3143 See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Parking
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Laundry Service
Self-Serve Laundry
Breakfast included
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

An iconic hotel on Route 66 and we loved every minute of it . The family run business are so nice and helpful with facilities for washing clothes brilliant on a road trip. The rooms are classic and serviceable as you would expect for the...More

Thank IS T
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

A must on the Route 66 road trip! Restored, clean, we had the corner court room two room "suite"...slept very well! Great king size bed very comfy! The caretakers are a young couple! This is a nite time jewel on old Route 66. But a...More

Thank Robiebot
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I was way out in the middle of nowhere on my way through Tucumcari, so I checked TripAdvisor. All I saw was that this place was supposed to be clean and quiet so I called and got the last room available. I had no idea...More

Thank OleTravellinJacky
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This was our second stay here. The first was when we ended our first half of Route 66 drivel we enjoyed The Blue Swallow so much we decided to start the second half here. Our stay was wonderful. The attention to detail and the care...More

Thank mokigrand
Reviewed 1 week ago

We drove 12 hours from Lincoln, NE to spend the night at The Blue Swallow Motel. We were well aware that it is a vintage Route 66 Motel and not a 5 Star Hotel. It was a very nice stay on our first night out...More

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Description
Try something different tonight! Travel just a short distance away from the I-40 off-ramp to experience the best of the past, with old-fashioned hospitality that is all too rare these days. The Blue Swallow Motel is ...More a classic Motor Court established in 1939 on historic Route 66, and one of few anywhere still operating in its original configuration. Rooms are clean and comfortable, but retain an authentic feel from the heyday of route 66 travel. Premium creature comforts including ultra-comfortable mattresses, spa-like towels, and Desert Breeze organic shampoo, soap, and lotion. Many of the rooms include a garage to make you feel more at home while you are on the road, and these are perfect for parking your motorcycle or classic car for the night. All rooms are non-smoking. One of the best neon displays on Route 66! Come spend a memorable night and experience the home-style hospitality of a bygone era at the Blue Swallow Motel! Less
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Self-Serve Laundry
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Romantic
,
Business
,
Family
,
Best Value
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Romantic
,
Business
,
Family
,
Best Value
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
12
Price range
US$65 - US$130 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Blue Swallow Hotel Tucumcari
,
Blue Swallow Tucumcari
Location
United States > New Mexico > Tucumcari
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Romantic
,
Business
,
Family
,
Best Value
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
12
Price range
US$65 - US$130 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Blue Swallow Hotel Tucumcari
,
Blue Swallow Tucumcari
Location
United States > New Mexico > Tucumcari
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Room & Suite (276)
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Questions & Answers
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Kathleen M
25 May 2018|
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Response from Mamasans | Reviewed this property |
Pets are not allowed.
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Fortrumbo
18 April 2018|
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Response from krmtrains1 | Property representative |
One block west is Cornerstone’s First Edition. They feature pizza, pasta, sandwiches and salads. Good!
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heyboy4669
5 June 2017|
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Response from Mary beth B | Reviewed this property |
Can't remember, but I know the price range was $69-129. I think we paid less than $100. Well worth it-too cute.
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Room Tips
"Route 66 is noisy at night-- if you are a light sleeer get a room in the back"
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"Check the room descriptions online then select the one that fits your party."
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"This motel is very popular among Route 66 travelers. A reservation is recommended is the travel season."
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"Tried, but could not rate above ratings. We give highest marks for all."
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