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    Motel Safari

    722 E Route 66 Blvd, Tucumcari, NM 88401-3142
    (575) 956-9748
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    Traveller (251)
    Room & Suite (71)
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    Overview
    • Excellent77%
    • Very good19%
    • Average2%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “the owner” (91 reviews)
    “fluffy towels” (11 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Suites
    Accessible rooms
    Breakfast included
    Pool
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    1 - 5 of 512 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    I have spent many nights here over the years and it is a clean comfortable haven on the mother road. The new owner is trying hard and making improvements. While not dirt cheap the rooms are clean and the beds comfortable. The WiFi is awesome....More

    Thank Jim W
    Hotel's Favourite
    Reviewed 4 October 2017

    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 love this place! The rooms are spotless, the bed is comfy, and the towels are fluffy (they aren't those cheap thin towels that many hotels use). The entire room was retro themed except for the television. You also have the modern convenience of Internet...More

    Thank momar11
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    This was our second time to stay at Motel Safari. We typically prefer to stay at name brand mid tier motels when traveling across country, when we have time constraints, as getting a comfortable bed and good nights sleep is more valuable than a few...More

    Thank Timothy B
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    We came across this great motel along Route 66. It was very clean and accommodating. The charm and details were well thought out and we could tell it is well taken care of. The rooms are great, clean and comfy. There is also a fire...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$ 44 - US$ 104 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel Style
    • #2 Business Hotel in Tucumcari
    • #2 Romantic Hotel in Tucumcari
    • #2 Family Hotel in Tucumcari
    • #2 Best Value Hotel in Tucumcari
    • 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 (251)
    Room & Suite (71)
    Hotel & Grounds (187)
    Bathroom (14)
    Business Centre & Event Rooms (2)
    Family and Play Areas (1)
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    Dottie179
    11 May 2015|
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    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.
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    "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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