Railfan Motels

Motels & Hotels with a railroad view

DALTON, GEORGIA ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

Dalton, GA - Stay Lodge - Dalton   (Not Rated)

Address:    1116 Willowdale Rd                  Phone:   (706) 278-0700 

Web Site:  Stay Lodge - Dalton

Location/ Directions:  I-75, Exit # 336, East on Route 41 to Willowdale Road, turn left into Willowdale, motel will be on right.

Average Price (Checked May 2012):   n/a                                  AAA Rated:  NO        Stars: (n/a)

About Hotel: 2-Floors, Exterior Corridors, Hotel is designed especially for longer stays featuring fully-equipped kitchens with refrigerator, microwave, and stovetop, on-site guest laundry and plenty of other amenities.

Railroad View:  Expect a Good to Excellent View.  Get a room on the front of the building facing the railroad (Willowdale Road).  East end of the building is the best, 2nd floor rooms are preferred.

Railroads past Hotel:  CSX. 

Notes:    This is the only "railfan motel" in Dalton, several non-railfan motels can be found in the area.  Dalton is railfan friendly, the city converted a former Norfolk Southern owned freight station into the Chamber of Commerce and train-watching location.  An elevated platform, benches, soft-drink machine, train radio and ATCS monitor are set up for train-watchers.  This train-watching location hosts both CSX and Norfolk Southern freight with 50-trains passing through town ever 24-hours. 

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

Photo Comment: A photo taken from Willowdale Road shows the motel to the left, and the railroad tracks to the right.