Cave City, Kentucky: Wigwam Village Motel No. 2

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Address:
601 N. Dixie Hwy, Cave City, KY
Directions:
I-65 exit 53. Drive east about a half-mile, past the fast food places, to US Hwy 31 W. Take the first left and Wigwam Village is a mile or two on the left.
Hours:
Office daily 8-8. Advance reservations strongly recommended. (Call to verify)
Phone:
270-773-3381
Admission:
Free to look.
RA Rates:
Major Fun
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Wigwam Village.

Wigwam Village Motel No. 2
"Sleep in a Wigwam" at a classic tee-pee-themed motel near Mammoth Cave, built in 1937. Roadsideamerica.com Report... [04/05/2015]
Wigwam Village Motel #2
Round-up on attractions shaped like Indian teepees (aka tepees, tipis), which can still be found along America's backroads and highways. This is one of the originals. Roadsideamerica.com Report...

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Wigwam Village Motel No. 2.

Wigwam Village Motel No. 2

Wigwam Village provides the adventurous traveler an opportunity to experience what it was like to cross the county in the mid-20th century. On arrival you get an OMG moment that never does quite leave you during your stay. The innkeepers are doing their best to keep this nostalgic gem alive. Ceiling fan and window A/C provide enough cooling, flat screen TV works, wifi not so much inside the teepee, but fine outside. The ice machine hasn't worked in a long time, but the owners' house next door has a chest cooler facing the village with a fresh bag of ice each night.

Kids love it, adults will hate it, but in the end the family will remember their stay -- for reasons good or bad -- and still be happy they gave it a shot.

[Michael C Green, 05/02/2017]

Winter night in the wigwam village.

Wigwam Village Motel No. 2

Had fun staying in the attraction this week. I will say, so cold in the winter - drafty and small space heater. Not totally prepared for the snow. But for me it was part of the adventure. Clean. What a joy.

[Sarah Campau, 01/12/2017]

Wigwam room.

Wigwam Village Motel No. 2

Just got back from my wigwam adventure! Had a great time staying IN this roadside attraction. It's not luxurious at all, but it IS part of Americana! We stayed in wigwam #9. Just behind it is a field....the perfect spot to see an amazing sunset! Take some time to slow down and enjoy a bit of our road trip history!

[Melinda, 06/27/2016]

Nearby Offbeat Places

Mammoth Cave Wildlife MuseumMammoth Cave Wildlife Museum, Cave City, KY - 2 mi.
Concrete AnimalsConcrete Animals, Cave City, KY - 2 mi.
Dinosaur WorldDinosaur World, Cave City, KY - 2 mi.
In the region:
Bourbon Fudge Monks, Trappist, KY - 42 mi.

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