Railfan Motels

Motels & Hotels with a railroad view

WEST PALM BEACH, FLORIDA ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

West Palm Beach, FL - Hilton Palm Beach Airport 

Address:   150 Australian Avenue                   Phone: 561-684-9400   

Location/ Directions: From I-95 North/South take Southern Boulevard exit West. Hotel is conveniently located on the northwest corner of I-95 and Southern Blvd. 

Average Price (Checked Apr 2011):   $114.00                                AAA Rated:   YES       Stars: ***3***

About Hotel: 10-Stories, 245-Rooms, Interior Corridors, Air Conditioning, Alarm Radio, Black-Out Curtains, Clock Radio w/ MP3 Connection, Connecting Rooms,
Thermostat (adjustable), 27-Inch Cable TV-Premium HBO,CNN,ESPN, Work Desk with Adjustable Lamp, Coffee Maker, Evening Room Service Available, Hairdryer, High Speed Internet Access, Iron/Ironing Board, Newspaper M-F (USA Today), Tea/Coffee Making Facilities, Two Line Speaker/Telephone with Voice Mail, Business Center, Cribs, High chairs, Microwaves available, Pool and Jacuzzi® on-site, Refrigerators available, Roll-away beds available, Airport transportation to/from, Concierge Desk, Elevators, Gift Shop, Laundry/Valet Service, Local Area Transportation, Lounge, Luggage Hold, Multi-Lingual Staff, On-Site Convenience Store, Dining on-site, No Pets Allowed.

Railroad View:  Excellent View.  Any room on a high floor located on the rear of the building will give you a railroad 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 overnight 10pm and 4am.

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

Photo Comment:  The Hilton is just across the West Palm Beach Canal from the railroad tracks.  The view of the railroad from the hotel should be excellent!

WEST PALM BEACH, FLORIDA ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

West Palm Beach, FL - Holiday Inn Palm Beach - Airport Conference Center 

Address:      1301 BELVEDERE RD.                Phone: 561-659-3880  

Location/ Directions: From I-95 take Exit 69A for Belvedere Rd, continue left and the Holiday Inn will be on your right. 

Average Price (Checked Apr 2011):   $108.00                                 AAA Rated:          Stars: (n/a)

About Hotel: 9-Stories, 199-Rooms, Interior Corridors, Free Morning Newspaper Delivered to Room, High-speed Internet Access Color Cable / Satellite TV, Stereo, Work Desk w/ Lamp, Two-Line Speakerphone with voicemail, Bathtub, Hairdryer, Private Bathroom, Coffee Maker, Crib, Double Glazed Windows, Individually Controlled Air Conditioning, Iron / Ironing Board, Business Center, Health and Fitness Center (On-site), Sauna, On-site Guest Self-Laundry Facilities (washer/dryer), Daily Housekeeping,  Lounge, Hotel Restaurants, Ice Machine, Porter/Bellman, No Pets Allowed.   

Railroad View:  Excellent View!  Any room on the west side of the hotel will give you an excellent view.  The railroad is right next to the hotel.

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 overnight 10pm and 4am.

Notes:    

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

Photo Comment:  The aerial picture shows the Holiday Inn located next to the railroad tracks.  A grade crossing at the corner of the property gives the need for train's to sound their horn when approaching the crossing which will give you "heads-up" that a train in coming!

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West Palm Beach, FL - West Palm Beach Marriott 

Address:    1001 Okeechobee Boulevard                  Phone:  561-833-1234

 

Location/ Directions:  I-95 North, exit 70. East on Okeechobee Boulevard. Hotel is on left.

Average Price (Checked Apr 2011):   $139.00                                AAA Rated:          Stars: (n/a)

About Hotel: 10-Stories, 342-Rooms, Interior Corridors, High-Speed Internet, Complimentary on-site parking, Air conditioning, Alarm clock, Coffee maker/tea service, Crib, Individual climate control, Iron and ironing board, Mini fridge, Rollaway bed, Bathrobe, Hair dryer, Color Cable/satellite TV with CNN/HBO/ESPN, Two-Line Speakerphone with voice mail, Concierge desk, Restaurant & Lounge (on-site), Fitness Center, Outdoor Pool, Whirlpool, Pets not allowed.

Railroad View:  Excellent View.  Any room on the east side of the hotel will overlook the railroad.  Higher floors are best.  Tri-Rail lay-up yard is seen from the hotel.  

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 overnight 10pm and 4am.

Notes:    

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

Photo Comment: Tri-Rail commuter trains are seen passing the Marriott Hotel.

 

 

 

Walking distance to Amtrak / Tri-Rail West Palm Beach train station.