Monte Vista, Colorado: Movie Manor Motor Inn

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Kelloff's Best Western Movie Manor Motor Inn

Address:
2830 US Hwy 160 W., Monte Vista, CO
Directions:
Kelloff's Best Western Movie Manor Motor Inn. South side of US Hwy 160, three miles west of town.
Hours:
Drive-in movies 2nd weekend in May thru 2nd weekend in Sep. (Call to verify) Local health policies may affect hours and access.
Phone:
719-852-5921
RA Rates:
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Movie Manor Motor Inn

Open the curtains. crank up the cheesy speaker, and watch a drive-in movie from the comfort of your motel room.

Roadsideamerica.com Report... [05/13/2012]

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Movie Manor Motel

Read about this place on Roadside America and finally got there on a trip in August 2017. The rooms are nice and they all have movie star names on them. You can still watch the movies from your room. In some rooms you can watch from bed, in others from chairs in front of the window. A great place to stay!

[Brian R., 09/04/2017]
Movie Manor Motor Inn

This place was awesome, and totally unique. Not only do you get a drive-in movie from your motel room window, but if you leave your curtains open, people on the way to the snack bar get a porno. I don't like to brag, but I did a pretty good box office.

[Rob, 06/08/2013]

Monte Vista vista.

Watch Drive-In Movies from Motel Room

We're so impressed that this motel has found a niche and made it work for decades, and that the adjacent drive-in movie theater apparently thrives when most others were bulldozed years ago.

As the sun sets majestically behind the Rockies, customers at the Movie Manor Motel sit in their rooms and stare in the opposite direction -- at a pair of huge drive-in movie screens. When it gets dark the film features start rolling. Soundtrack audio and snack bar announcements are piped directly into rooms through suitably lo-fi mono speakers.

[RoadsideAmerica.com Team, 10/07/2010]
Best Western Movie Manor Motel

A drive-in movie theater, restaurant, and motel all-in-one. Most motel rooms face the Star drive-in screen with sound directly piped into the rooms. Motel patrons can actually sit in comfortable chair, in their room, and watch the drive-in movie. It's been a very popular place for over 40 years and still going strong.

[Lisa Neilson, 04/03/2009]

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