Route 66 Motel - Antique Hotel - Barstow, California, USA
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita
N 34° 53.930 W 117° 01.765
11S E 497312 N 3861824
Quick Description: Route 66 Motel- Opened in 1922, One of the great places to stop along Route 66 - Its claim to fame: A step back in History with antique cars to photograph, round beds, and longest 66 mural along Route 66. Located in Barstow, California.
Location: California, United States
Date Posted: 8/4/2014 2:04:40 PM
Waymark Code: WMM7C5
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member manchanegra
Views: 7

Long Description:
Barstow, California: Route 66 Motel: Other claim to fame is the Neon Route 66 sign, and the Longest Route 66 Mural along Historic Route 66, but many others make that claim. Perhaps the longest in California?

The Hotel is a Roadside America attraction:
Roadside America Web Site: (visit link)

From the Route 66 Motel Web site:
"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.

The Route 66 Motel invites you to enjoy the sights and sounds of Route 66. Since as far back as the 1922, the Route 66 Motel provides our guests with an exceptional nights sleep surrounded by items from a time of the past. The Route 66 Motel is happy to offer an approachable price point from which to enjoy all the Mother Road has to offer.

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 " Text Source: (visit link)
Name of the Hotel: Route 66 Motel

195 West Main St. Barstow, California 92311. USA.

Number of Rooms: 20

Height in floors: 2

Hotel Rating: 2 stars

Hotel since: 1/1/1922

Date Building was built: 1/1/1922

Historic Hotel (Historic Building, National Monument or similar): no

Urban Hotel (located in a village or town): yes

Mountains Nearby (less than 25 Kms / 15 Mil): yes

Beachs Nearby (less than 25 Kms / 15 Mil): no

Historic Place nearby (Unesco or National monument/site less than 25 Kms / 15 Mil): no

Major Pilgrimage Place Nearby (less than 25 Kms / 15 Mil. Consider any religion).: no

Hotel website (if available): [Web Link]

First use of building: Not listed

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