Railfan Motels

Motels & Hotels with a railroad view

BOCA RATON, FLORIDA ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

Boca Raton, FL - TownPlace Suites Boca Raton 

Address:     5110 NW 8th Avenue               Phone: 561-994-7232

Location/ Directions: I-95, to Yamato Road West Exit (Exit 48B). Take first right onto NW 8th Avenue. Hotel is on the right.

Average Price (Checked Apr 2011):   $119.00                                 AAA Rated:   N/A       Stars: (n/a)

About Hotel: 4-Stories, 91-Rooms, Interior Corridors, Complimentary on-site parking, High-Speed Internet, Pets allowed, Air conditioning, Alarm clock, Crib, Individual climate control, Iron and ironing board, Roll-away bed, Hair dryer, Color Cable/satellite TV with HBO/ESPN/CNN, Conventional oven, Dishwasher, Microwave oven, Pots, pans, serving dishes, Refrigerator with ice-maker, Silverware, Stove, Table and chairs, Toaster, Two-Line Speakerphone with voice mail, Coffee in lobby, Coffee/tea in-room, Grab-n-Go Breakfast, Fitness Center, Outdoor Pool. 

Railroad View:  Excellent View!  Any room on the south or east side of the building will give you a railroad view.  Upper floors will keep you above the brush, some trees may also obstruct some of the view. 

Railroads past Hotel:  CSX / Amtrak / Tri-Rail (commuter railroad).  Expect 60-trains during a 24-Hour period.  The breakdown is as follows: Tri-Rail = 50 trains (5am to 10pm), Amtrak = 4 trains (all during daylight), CSX = around 6 trains daily.  Most freights pass between 10pm and 4am - overnight. 

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Comments:  This motel has not been rated by RailfanMotels.com

Photo Comment:  The TownPlace Suites is located right at the Yamato Road railroad crossing in Boca Raton.  The train station is just across the street.

Walking distance to Tri-Rail Boca Raton train station.

BOCA RATON, FLORIDA ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

Boca Raton, FL - Fairfield Inn & Suites Boca Raton 

Address:     3400 Airport Road           Phone: 561-417-8585

Location/ Directions: Take 95 north, exit 45 Glades Rd, Turn Right, at first light turn left on Airport Road, about 1/2 on the right hand side.

Average Price (Checked Apr 2011):   $109.00                               AAA Rated:   N/A       Stars: (n/a)

About Hotel: 4-Stories, 119-Rooms, Interior Corridors, Complimentary on-site parking, Pets allowed, High-Speed Internet, Air conditioning, Alarm clock, Coffee maker/tea service, Crib, Individual climate control, Iron and ironing board, Mini fridge, Roll-away bed, Hair dryer, Color Cable/satellite TV with HBO/CNN/ESPN, Microwave oven, Two-Line speakerphone with voice mail, Coffee in lobby, Coffee/tea in-room, Grab-n-Go Breakfast, Fitness Center, Outdoor Pool, Whirlpool. 

Railroad View:  Good distant view.  Get a high floor room on the front of the motel.  The railroad is located just across Interstate-95.

Railroads past Hotel: CSX / Amtrak / Tri-Rail (commuter railroad).  Expect 60-trains during a 24-Hour period.  The breakdown is as follows: Tri-Rail = 50 trains (5am to 10pm), Amtrak = 4 trains (all during daylight), CSX = around 6 trains daily.  Most freights pass between 10pm and 4am - overnight.

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Comments:  This motel has not been rated by RailfanMotels.com

Photo Comment:  The Fairfield Inn is seen across I-95 from the railroad.  Some trees & brush along the tracks, as well as some trees near the motel keep from us giving this motel an "Excellent View" status of the railroad.

BOCA RATON, FLORIDA ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

Boca Raton, FL - SpringHill Suites Boca Raton 

Address:    5130 NW 8th Avenue              Phone:  561-994-2107

Location/ Directions:  Take I-95 to Yamato Road West Exit (Exit 48B). Take first right onto NW 8th Avenue at the sign which reads Arvida Park of Commerce. Hotel is on the right.

Average Price (Checked Apr 2011):   $119.00                                AAA Rated:     N/A     Stars: (n/a)

About Hotel: 5-Stories, 146-Rooms, Interior Corridors, Complimentary on-site parking, High-Speed Internet, Pets not allowed,  Air conditioning, Alarm clock, Coffee maker/tea service, Crib, Individual climate control, Iron and ironing board, Mini fridge, Hair dryer, Color Cable/satellite TV with HBO/ESPN/CNN, Microwave oven, Two-Line Speakerphone with voice mail, Buffet breakfast, Coffee in lobby, Coffee/tea in-room, Full-service business center, Outdoor pool with whirlpool.

Railroad View:  Excellent View!  Any room on the south or east side of the building will give you a railroad view.  Upper floors will keep you above the brush, some trees may also obstruct some of the view.  

Railroads past Hotel:   CSX / Amtrak / Tri-Rail (commuter railroad).  Expect 60-trains during a 24-Hour period.  The breakdown is as follows: Tri-Rail = 50 trains (5am to 10pm), Amtrak = 4 trains (all during daylight), CSX = around 6 trains daily.  Most freights pass between 10pm and 4am - overnight.

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Comments:  This motel has not been rated by RailfanMotels.com

Photo Comment:  The aerial photo shows it all.  Higher floors will keep you above the trees/brush along the RR.  The motel is located next to TownPlace Suites, also listed on our web site.

Walking distance to Tri-Rail Boca Raton train station.

BOCA RATON, FLORIDA ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

Boca Raton, FL - Embassy Suites Hotel Boca Raton 

Address:   661 NW 53rd Street                   Phone:   561-994-8200

Location/ Directions: From I-95: Exit Yamato Rd(exit 48) going west. Cross over the railroad tracks and take first right on NW 53rd St. From the Florida Turnpike, exit Glades Road East to I-95 North to Yamato Road West. Turn right at Arvida Park of Commerce, first right after railroad tracks.

Average Price (Checked Apr 2011):   $175.00                       AAA Rated:   YES       Stars: ***3***

About Hotel: 7-Stories, 263-Rooms, Interior Corridors,  Air Conditioning, Balcony, Black-Out Curtains, Clock Radio w/ MP3 Connection, Connecting Rooms, Sofa Bed, 27-Inch TV-Cable with HBO,CNN,ESPN, Dining (on-site), Hairdryer, High Speed Internet Access, In-Suite Coffee/Welcome Caddy, Iron/Ironing Board, Microwave, Mini Refrigerator, Newspaper M-F (USA Today), Rollaways, Self Laundry Available, Speakerphone with Voice Mail, Business Center, Babysitting Service, Cribs, High chairs, Bar Area, Elevators, Gift Shop, Local Area Transportation, Lounge, Luggage Hold, Multi-Lingual Staff, News Stand, Room Service, Fitness Room, Pool, No Pets Allowed.

Railroad View: Excellent View!  Ask for a room in the front (southwest side) for a railroad view.  High floors are the best for a view.

Railroads past Hotel:  CSX / Amtrak / Tri-Rail (commuter railroad).  Expect 60-trains during a 24-Hour period.  The breakdown is as follows: Tri-Rail = 50 trains (5am to 10pm), Amtrak = 4 trains (all during daylight), CSX = around 6 trains daily.  Most freights pass between 10pm and 4am - overnight.

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Comments:  This motel has not been rated by RailfanMotels.com

Photo Comment:  The Embassy Suites is circled in orange.  Rooms above the front entrance will give you the best view of the railroad which can be seen to the lower right side of the photo.

Walking distance to Tri-Rail Boca Raton train station.

BOCA RATON, FLORIDA ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

Boca Raton, FL - Homestead Studio Suites Boca Raton 

Address:    501 N.W. 77th St.                  Phone:   561-994-2599

Location/ Directions:  From I-95, Exit onto Congress Avenue (exit 50). Turn left onto Congress Avenue (South). At the first light – NW 6th Avenue/Boca Raton Commerce Center, turn left. Make the first left onto NW 77th Street. Homestead is on the left.  

Average Price (Checked Apr 2011):   $80.00                             AAA Rated:   N/A       Stars: (n/a)

About Hotel: 2-Stories, 117-Rooms, Interior Corridors, Kitchen with refrigerator, microwave, and stovetop, On-site guest laundry, Wireless Internet (one time fee per stay), Pet Friendly Rooms, Dining and cooking utensils provided, Convenient workspace, Personalized voice mail, Iron and full size ironing board, Business Services.

Railroad View:  Excellent View!  Any room on the railroad side of the building will be fine.  Ask for a room on the 2nd floor to keep above bushes along the tracks.

Railroads past Hotel:   CSX / Amtrak / Tri-Rail (commuter railroad).  Expect 60-trains during a 24-Hour period.  The breakdown is as follows: Tri-Rail = 50 trains (5am to 10pm), Amtrak = 4 trains (all during daylight), CSX = around 6 trains daily.  Most freights pass between 10pm and 4am - overnight.

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Comments:  This motel has not been rated by RailfanMotels.com

Photo Comment:  The picture says it all!  Second floor rooms are ideal to keep above the bushes & automobiles in the parking lot.