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    Blue Swallow Motel

    815 E Route 66 Blvd, Tucumcari, NM 88401-3143
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    Traveller (1343)
    Room & Suite (244)
    Dining (5)
    • Excellent87%
    • Very good10%
    • Average1%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
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    “neon sign” (119 reviews)
    “rotary phone” (55 reviews)
    “kevin nancy” (33 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Laundry Service
    Self-Serve Laundry
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
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    531 - 535 of 1,771 reviews

    Reviewed 28 October 2015 via mobile

    I have stayed here once or twice a year since 2012. Very Authentic. Kevin & Nancy have done a superb job renovating it. All rooms done in authentic 40s/50s decor. My Harley can't seem to pass Tucumcari without a Blue Swallow stop! Having done parts...More

    Thank Brian R
    Response from krmtrains1, Owner at Blue Swallow MotelResponded 31 October 2015

    Thanks for the kind words, Brian! We are very glad you choose to make the Blue Swallow your "home away from home" when in Tucumcari, and we look forward to your next adventure on the Mother Road. Kevin & Nancy

    Reviewed 27 October 2015

    The Mueller Family reopened this motel about four years ago. They have done a great job of refreshing the original charm of this iconic Route 66 motel. They have kept it clean and as neat as a pin. A perfect place to take a stroll...More

    1  Thank Buck515151
    Reviewed 27 October 2015 via mobile

    This is the finest example of the Route 66 experience left along it's entire route. Meticulously maintained by The Mueller Family, the motel is a piece of history that you will look forward to visiting again. Even to the detail of the rotary dial phone...More

    Thank Mark K
    Reviewed 27 October 2015

    We just had to stay at The Blue Swallow as we were driving Route 66 and this motel is a must stay. Old style motel but with comfy beds and good linen and towels. So much fun to sit out front of room and chat...More

    Thank Lynette T
    Reviewed 24 October 2015

    We had the distinct pleasure of staying in the Lillian Redman Suite a few weeks ago as we motored the length of Route 66. From the very friendly welcome to the clean, retro-elegant room, to the rotary phone, to the amazing sunset, we loved our...More

    2  Thank Sherree F
    Response from krmtrains1, Owner at Blue Swallow MotelResponded 25 October 2015

    So glad you enjoyed your stay in the Suite! The place would not be here today for us to enjoy without Lillian Redman's efforts to keep the place going for almost forty years, and we believe "her" suite is a fitting place of rest and...More

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    Awards & Recognition
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    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Laundry Service
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Price range
    • US$ 65 - US$ 130 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 12
    • Location
    • United States >
    • New Mexico >
    • Tucumcari
    • Also Known As
    • Blue Swallow Hotel Tucumcari ,
    • Blue Swallow Tucumcari
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    Room & Suite (244)
    Dining (5)
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    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.
    6 May 2017|
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    Response from krmtrains1 | Property representative |
    Yes, we have 100% refrigerated air!
    24 April 2017|
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    Response from krmtrains1 | Property representative |
    No, I'm sorry we do not allow pets. Thanks!
    Room Tips
    "Try the Lillian Redman suite."
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    "We loved the new Lillian Redman Suite!"
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    "All of the rooms seem pretty similar, all with chairs in front and a parking space. I think there may be one..."
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    "Check out their website for more details on the rooms. We stayed in #5, and it was delightful."
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