Railfan Motels

Motels & Hotels with a railroad view

WINSLOW, ARIZONA -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

Winslow, AZ - La Posada Hotel        (Not Rated) 

Address:    303 E. 2nd Street (Route 66)                  Phone: 928-289-4366

Web Site:  La Posada Hotel

Location/ Directions:  Located next to the Amtrak train station in Winslow.

Average Price (Checked Jan 2014):   $119.00                    AAA Rated:   n/a       Stars: (n/a)

About Hotel: 2-Floors, 37-Rooms, Interior Corridors,All rooms have cable TV and private baths.  Wi-Fi access, Business Center, Gift Shop, Ice Machine, Morning Refreshments, Free Newspaper, NO Telephones in rooms, Refrigerators (in some rooms), Cribs, Rollaway Beds (fee), Well Behaved Pets welcome, Smoke Free Hotel, Must Cancel 7-days in advance for refund.

Railroad View:  Expect a Good to Excellent View of the railroad from rooms on the railroad side of the building (south side).  For those who do not get a view of the railroad from the room, no worries, just step outside and the property is set up for train watching.  Plenty of benches face to railroad tracks.  Amtrak trains stop right in front of the hotel.  This is the best hotel in town for train-watching! 

Railroads past Hotel:  BNSF Railway / Amtrak. 

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Comments:  The Last Great Railroad Hotel built in 1929 by the Santa Fe Railway for the Fred Harvey Company.  Architect Mary Elizabeth Jane Colter's Southwest masterpiece. Listed on the National Register of Historic Places.  This motel has not been rated by RailfanMotels.com

Photo Comments:  Center Photo: Looking out the window from room # 200 a BNSF Railway double stack train passes the hotel. This view looks south out the window, its the view you want if you want to watch trains from your room!

 

 Bottom Photo:  A westbound BNSF Railway double stack train is about to pass the hotel.  The classic hotel is built along side the train station platform.  Those folks arriving by train should have no worries finding the hotel, its connected to the train station!  The hotel has pleanty of benches and chairs facing the railroad from their "back yard", its a great place to relax to watch the passing trains.  This is BNSF's TransCon mainline with 60-100 trains during a 24-hour period.

 

This is the first choice when choosing a "Railfan Motel" in Winslow!

 

 


   Located at Amtrak's WINSLOW, AZ train station.

WINSLOW, ARIZONA -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

Winslow, AZ - Econo Lodge       (Not Rated)    

Address:    2035 West 3rd St.                  Phone:  (928) 289-1010

Location/ Directions:  Traveling East on I-40 Take exit 252 turn right off the ramp. 0.1 mile straight ahead. Traveling West on I-40 Take exit 252 turn left off the ramp. 0.2 mile straight ahead Traveling North on Hwy 87 Turn left on 3rd West. Destination will be on the leftt after 1.75 miles.

Average Price (Checked Jan 2014):   $45.00                               AAA Rated:          Stars: (n/a)

About Hotel: 2-Floors, 62-Rooms, Interior Corridors,Free high-speed wireless internet, Free hot breakfast, Free Newspaper (M-F), Free local phone calls, Bus & Truck Parking, Guest Laundry, Indoor Heated Pool, Free Outdoor Parking, Cable/Satellite TV with HBO, Free Wireless High Speed Internet Access, Hair Dryer, In-Room Coffee Maker, Microwave, Pet-friendly Hotel, Refrigerator.

Railroad View:  Expect a Good View of the railroad from most rooms in the motel..  Rooms on the 2nd floor will keep you above the parking lot.

Railroads past Hotel:  BNSF Railway / Amtrak. 

Notes:    

Comments:  Formally Americas Best Value Inn motel.  This motel has not been rated by RailfanMotels.com

Photo Comment:  (N/A)

WINSLOW, ARIZONA -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

Winslow, AZ - Winslow Inn       (Not Rated)   

Address:   701 W. Third St.                   Phone: 928-289-9389

Web Site:  Winslow Inn  << Photo's on web site are not from this motel.

Location/ Directions:  

Average Price (Checked Jan 2014):   $40.00     AAA Rated:   NO       Stars: (n/a)

About Hotel: 2-Floors, 64-Rooms, Exterior Corridors,Office open 24 Hours, FREE Light Continental Breakfast, FREE Local & Domestic Long Distance Calls, FREE High Speed Wireless Internet in all rooms, Cable Television, Pets Allowed (fee), Microwave & Refrigerators (Select Rooms), Iron, Ironing Board, Hair Dryer (Available Upon Request), All Major Credit Cards Accepted, Weekly and Monthly Extended Stay Discounts.  

Railroad View:  Expect a Good View of the railroad from most rooms in the south wing of the motel.  2nd Floor rooms will keep you above the parking lot.

Railroads past Hotel:  BNSF Railway / Amtrak. 

Notes:    

Comments:  This is an older "motor inn" style motel, not the tall building with fancy rooms their web site shows.  Internet reviews are mixed.  This motel has not been rated by RailfanMotels.com

Photo Comment:  (N/A)