Motels in Myrtle Creek, Oregon

by Joanne Thomas

Myrtle Creek, Oregon is a small city where hay fields and horse pastures sit alongside urban development and the official civic motto is "where nature is your neighbor." According to the Myrtle Creek-Tri City Area Chamber of Commerce, although Myrtle Creek has some RV resorts and campgrounds, there are no hotels or motels in the town itself. Overnight visitors will find several motels in nearby Canyonville and Winston, or a little further afield in Roseburg.

Rose City Motel

Rose City Motel, a family-owned establishment, has welcomed visitors to Roseburg, Oregon since 1967. The motel offers several unexpected attractions, including a garden of blooming flowers with shaded seating and a barbecue; and vintage-style decor in the guest rooms, with homey touches like patchwork quilts and flowery chintz bedding. The rooms are spacious and plushly furnished; some feature kitchenettes or a refrigerator and microwave. A total of 12 guest rooms are available, with special rates for booking online and for AAA and AARP members. Pets are welcome with prior approval.

Safari Inn Motel

The Safari Inn Motel is located in Winston, Oregon, adjacent to the town's drive-through wildlife safari park. It is the only such animal park in the Pacific Northwest and a major attraction of the region, home to giraffes, elephants, rhinos and zebras, among some 80 species from all over the world. The motel offers budget-friendly, comfortable rooms, all with a microwave, refrigerator, television with premium cable channels and complimentary high-speed Internet access. Members of the AAA, AARP and senior citizens enjoy reduced rates.

Dunes Motel of Roseburg

Dunes Motel of Roseburg, located about 20 miles north of Myrtle Creek, is located within steps from a convenience store and a restaurant. The Wildlife Safari Park is also nearby. The guest rooms have light and airy decor and are equipped with a microwave and refrigerator, as well as complimentary wireless Internet access. Some offer views of Mount Nebo and the Umpqua River. A continental breakfast is provided. Useful facilities on site include vending machines, a guest computer in the lobby and a laundry room.

Dogwood Motel

Dogwood Motel is located in Idleyld Park, a small town northeast of Myrtle Creek where local attractions include miles of hiking trails, numerous waterfalls and natural springs. The motel's rooms are housed in log cabins accommodating one to four guests. Each room features kitchen facilities including a refrigerator, ice maker, microwave and crockery, as well as a small dining area. The cabins surround gardens with a koi pond and hammocks, and also a barbecue and picnic area for guests' use. Wireless Internet access is complimentary

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