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  1. Default Tips on Route 66 hotels

    Hi Everyone,

    My girlfriend and I are planning a roadtrip in April. We're driving from Austin to California. We are hitting Route 66 in Albuquerque and taking that through. Neither of us have taken this roadtrip before s any southwestern tips are welcome. We would really like to stay in some cheesy hotels (heart-shaped beds, what have you) and see some off-the-beaten-path attractions. If anyone has any advice on places it would be greatly appreciated, thank you!!!

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    Default Teepees

    The Wigwam Motel should be up there as one of the first on the list of places to consider!

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    Join Date
    Nov 2005
    The Great Midwest, Illinois to be precise

    Default The Mother Road

    Definitely check out the El Rancho Hotel in Gallup, NM.

    Stay at a downtown motel in Williams, Az and walk to the bars and restaurants.
    Last edited by Mark Sedenquist; 03-16-2008 at 10:09 PM. Reason: Preferred URL format herein

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    Join Date
    Mar 2005
    Washington state coast/Olympic Peninsula

    Default Tucumcari, NM

    There are several old Route 66 favorites here. Try The Blue Swallow.

    Here's more good info.
    Last edited by Mark Sedenquist; 03-16-2008 at 10:11 PM. Reason: Added a photo

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