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Motels & Hotels with a railroad view

EUGENE, OREGON -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

Eugene, OR - Phoenix Inn Suites  (Not Rated)

Address:  850 Franklin Blvd                    Phone:  (541) 344-0001  

Location/ Directions: I-5 Northbound – take exit 192 (City Center), Follow University of Oregon signs on Franklin Blvd.,  The Phoenix Inn Suites is on your left.   

Average Price (Checked Nov 2011):   $104.00            AAA Rated:  n/a       Stars: (n/a)

About Hotel: 4-Floors, 97-Rooms, Interior Corridors, continental breakfast buffet, microwave, hairdryer, iron & ironing board, executive style work desk, and two phone lines, Complimentary Fitness center, Free Parking, Indoor Pool, Hot Tub, 24 hours business center, Complimentary Seattle's Best Coffee, 32” LCD flat screen TV, Clothes armoire, Hair Dryer, Microwave and refrigerator, Coffee Maker, Complimentary high speed internet access.  

Railroad View:  Excellent View.  Any room on the front of the building should provide an excellent railroad view.  The Single track main is just across the street.

Railroads past Hotel:  Union Pacific Railroad / Amtrak.  The Eugene, OR Amtrak station is a short drive down the road.  Internet reviews mention the busy railroad across the street, but also says train noise is not an issue. 

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

Photo Comment:  This aerial photo shows the Phoenix Inn circled in yellow.  The railroad can be seen across the street. 

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EUGENE, OREGON -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

Eugene, OR - Hilton Eugene & Conference Center (Not Rated)

Address:       66 East 6th Avenue               Phone: 541-342-2000  

Location/ Directions: From Interstate 5: Take Exit 194B onto I-105. Stay on I-105 for 3 miles. I-105 ends at 7th Ave. Turn left on 7th Ave and continue straight for 7 blocks. Turn left on Oak St and again left on 6th Ave. Hotel entrance is immediately on the left.  

Average Price (Checked Nov 2011):   $129.00                                 AAA Rated:   YES      Stars: ***3***

About Hotel: 10-Floors, 269-Rooms, Interior Corridors, 100% non-smoking, Pets allowed, Complimentary Airport Shuttle, 24-hour complimentary business center, Air Conditioning, Arm Chair with Ottoman, Balcony, Black-Out Curtains, Alarm Clock Radio w/ MP3 Connection, Ergonomic Desk Chair, LCD Widescreen Cable TV with HBO, Thermostat (adjustable), Workstation, Coffee Maker, Room Service Available, Hairdryer, High Speed Internet Access, Iron/Ironing Board, Newspaper M-F (USA Today), Two Line Speakerphone with Voice Mail, Cribs, High chairs, Elevators, Lounge, Bicycle Rental, Fitness Room, Pool.  

Railroad View:  Excellent Distant View from high floors.   Get a room on a high floor on the front of the building for a railroad view.  The Eugene train station is within view, and within walking distance if you decide to visit via Amtrak.  Some internet reports say the trains blow their horns through town, and its loud, the hotel provides earplugs for guests. 

Railroads past Hotel:  Union Pacific Railroad / Amtrak. 

Walking Distance of Amtrak Eugene, OR train station.

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

Photo Comment:  The aerial view shows the Eugene Hilton circled in yellow.  The railroad and train station can be seen to the right side of the picture.  As you can see, the Amtrak station is a 2-block walk from the hotel.