Motels in Texas
Route 66 Inn Shamrock, Texas.Formerly the Sun ’N Sand Motel, the Route 66 Inn has new owners, a new roof and new amenities, including a covered picnic and barbecue area, along with flatscreen televisions, comfortable beds and a strong Wi-Fi signal. Rooms vary in size and amenities, from small rooms with just the basics (if you need a desk to do some work or a place to hang up clothing, check out the room first to make sure it has those amenities) up to a suite with a small kitchenette and a spa. For reservations, call (806) 256-3225 or visit the motel's website.
Big Texan Motel Amarillo, TX. Technically on I-40, but associated with Route 66 for years, the Big Texan Motel is part of the Big Texan Steak Ranch complex, which includes entertainment, a gift shop and the famous restaurant where you can get a 72-oz. steak dinner for free if you eat the whole thing in an hour. Like the rest of the complex, the motel is decorated in an Old West theme and offers many amenities, including on-site laundry, Continental breakfast, and a swimming pool shaped like the state of Texas. Pets allowed. To make reservations, call (800) 657-7177.
Bonanza Motel Vega, Texas. Clean rooms in a quiet setting. Microwaves and refrigerators available. Complimentary coffee. Pets allowed. Located just blocks from the excellent Boot Hill Saloon and Grill. For reservations, call (806) 267-2128.