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The BEST WESTERN Route 66 Rail Haven is a top-rated TripAdvisor hotel where you can experience a classic piece of Historic Route 66 Americana. Eight sandstone cottages built in 1938, known as the Rail Haven Motor Court, evolved into what is today BEST WESTERN Route 66 Rail Haven. Proud recipient of the Best Western Directors Award and the National Registry of Historic Places.

Be our guest at this historic hotel nestled on acres of beautifully landscaped grounds in Springfield, Missouri - birthplace of Route 66. Enjoy a classic nod to the past without sacrificing any modern day amenities! We offer corporate rooms, a complimentary deluxe hot breakfast, free Wi-Fi, seasonal swimming pool, 24-hour lobby and business center.

Whether traversing the Main Street of America, stopping over on your way to Branson, conducting business, or searching for Missouri State University hotels, our Springfield hotel location is just minutes from the Springfield-Branson National Airport (SGF) and many national and local businesses, such as Kraft Foods, Bass Pro Shops Headquarters, OReilly Auto Parts, 3M, Great Southern Bank Headquarters, just to name a few. BEST WESTERN Route 66 Rail Haven also offers guests easy access to Missouri State University, Wilsons Creek National Battlefield, Fantastic Caverns, Springfield Cardinals, Shrine Mosque and the historic Gillioz Theatre.

Business travel or pleasure, whatever reason brings you to town, dont just stay at a hotel, experience a hotel!

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203 S Glenstone Avenue
United States
AAA - 2 Diamond


Pets: No Pets accepted
Check-in & Check-out
16:00:00 | 11:00:00
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203 S Glenstone Avenue
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What's nearby?


  • 8.00 mile(s) from Republic

  • 8..00 mile(s) from Strafford

  • 12.00 mile(s) from Willard

  • 12.00 mile(s) from Ozark

  • 13.00 mile(s) from Bois D'Arc

  • 14.00 mile(s) from Nixa

  • 15.00 mile(s) from Fair Grove

  • 45.00 mile(s) from Branson

  • 70.00 mile(s) from Joplin

  • 1.00 mile(s) from Kraft Foods

  • 3.00 mile(s) from Assemblies of God, headquarters

  • 3.00 mile(s) from Mercy (Saint John's Medical Center)

  • 3.00 mile(s) from O'Reilly Auto Parts® Headquarters

  • 4.00 mile(s) from Bass Pro® Shops Headquarters

  • 5.00 mile(s) from Cox Medical Center

  • 6.00 mile(s) from Paul Mueller Company

  • .75 mile(s) from Evangel University

  • 1.00 mile(s) from Missouri State University

  • 1.00 mile(s) from Drury University

  • 4.00 mile(s) from Baptist Bible College

  • 5.00 mile(s) from Central Bible College

  • 1 mile(s) from Ozark Technical College

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A route 66 experience

30/09/2016 maryann38311, Elkhart, Indiana

just like the old days, only renovated!! really enjoyed this hotel; the room was super clean, and the bed was awesome! as a big fan of Rt. 66 and its history, i was sure glad to see this place is sti... more


Awesome stop

27/09/2016 Rebecca Q,

The front desk was very friendly when we checked in. The room was very clean. The decor outside and inside was very nice. I liked the old feel outside with the old car and old gas pumps. Very cool to ... more


Very Cool Place

27/09/2016 Brenda J,

Very Cool place love the history and the rooms were excellent. the fact i could bring my dog and not have to take a ugly room was great. The Route 66 info was great as well as learning Elvis stayed in... more


Brilliant Route 66 hotel

26/09/2016 Debbie C, Worcester Park, null, United Kingdom

This hotel is directly on Route 66, it is the oldest Best Western in the USA. It is very quaint and the rooms are a decent size and up to date. The staff were all very friendly and knowledgeable, a gr... more


Best Western Rail Haven, Springfield, MO

24/09/2016 Kenneth S, Blackwell, United States

The hotel staff were friendly, the rooms clean, the service professional and friendly. The location for was the BEST. You can get to any destination from the street location. And for someone not famil... more

Owner Response
Ben L, Front Office Manager at BEST WESTERN Route 66 Rail Haven, responded to this review
Kenneth S: Thank you for your review. This really is a great location! Not too far from anything you might want to do here in Springfield Missouri. We are glad you enjoyed your stay with us! Thank you for taking a little of your time to let us know how you felt about your stay.