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Near Historic Route 66 1 Mile From IH 40

Space for 1 Rig
35 ft max
3 nights maximum

Notice Required
2 days
1 month max
Response Rate
100%
Usually Responds In
4 hours

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Suitability

  • Slideouts Allowed
  • Generators Allowed
  • Barbecues Allowed
  • Lawnchairs Allowed
  • Pets Welcome

Amenities

  • 30 Amp Electric Hookup
  • Water Hookup
  • Wifi
  • Off-Leash Area
  • $5/night requested for hookups

Description

I have a double driveway space for a single RV. I do have a 30 amp RV plug. CVS within walking distance. Driveway has a slight incline but it relatively flat. If you have a small single axle trailer with a long jack it can be hard to go up incline without scrapping. parking out front seems to work great for those trailers

House Rules

Due to guests arriving consistently after dark I have had to implement no arrivals after dark, this is also a requirement of being a member of Boondockers welcome. If you cannot arrive before dark you will have to make alternate arrangements. We live on a dark street and it's safer to arrive before dark in order to back up the RV safely in my driveway.

We are a non smoking household. We have pets and are ok with pets. Please clean up after your pet.

If I don't answer my cell it's most likely I am still at work and don't have it with me and I will respond as soon as I can.

You can arrive if I have not made it home yet. Park in front of the garage. Electrical hookup is 18 inches above the ground to right of the garage.

Access Road Conditions

Flat residential neighborhood usually not alot of cars on actual road parked

Tow Vehicle Parking Details

You could park a towed vehicle on the street if your main rig is too long. Most people can fit on the driveway

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I sometimes travel during the week unexpectedly. However I will try to accommodate when I can!

Location

Amarillo, TX, United States of America

Suggested Local Attractions

Palo duro canyon quarter horse museum Cadillac ranch Big Texan best coffee Roasters. Best burgers Blue Sky. Best grocery store united we even have an RV museum


Your Host

Stephinamarillo


Member Since
December 1, 2018
Host's Age
45-55


39 References

39 Positive References

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References for Near historic route 66 1 mile from IH 40

alltheoutdoors

September 2020

First Time and couldn't ask for a better host!

Our first time boondocking and it was an absolute pleasure. We look forward to another stop in the future.


Dennis+Sherry

September 2020

Great stay

Perfect location and wonderful host!


Lita

September 2020

Short but sweet

This is our second visit with Steph. She has a great parking space in a quiet neighborhood. Steph is a wonderful host.


mdt54777

August 2020

Easy one night refuge

Steph was responsive and flexible with our travel schedule. We got caught in a severe thunderstorm which pushed back our ETA but it wasn’t a problem as to when we finally arrived. Backing in was easy considering the street is very wide and the drive is straight with a slight incline. We slept so well and we appreciate your place for us to boondock for a night! We hope to cross paths in the future. God bless!


ClassBPartyof5

August 2020

Great experience

Great experience. Host was very responsive via text even though she wasn't home. 30A hookup was nice and convenient, and we were able to top off our fresh water tank.


Sekibel

August 2020

Short and Sweet

We made a quick overnight stay with Stephyinamarillo. We were there to drop off our rig for repairs. We were warmly and happily greeted when we arrived. Steph attended to our needs, made sure we felt welcome - which we did - and then left us to turn in early and leave early. Another perfect Boondockers stay!! Thank you, Steph, for understanding our being so focused on the task on hand. See you again. Susan and Ed and Finn


shjpang

August 2020

Wonderful host, great communication!

Stephyinamarillo was a great host with prompt communication throughout. Her driveway is spacious and in a quiet neighborhood with easy access to major freeways. I was making my way from Austin, TX to WY and was a perfect place to stay the night and rest well before hitting the road. Thank you for your hospitality Stephyinamarillo, until we meet again!


BlackButte

August 2020

Easy access to a great neighborhood..

Had a very quiet night on a flat driveway in a well maintained neighborhood. Access from the interstate was simple and on very wide streets. Took a walk around the neighborhood after our arrival and was very impressed by the number of beautiful landscaped yards. Highly recommended place to stay. Gracious host!


PutzandtheLibrarian

August 2020

Friendly host

Very accommodating and friendly. Good host. Thanks


Lita

August 2020

👍

Wonderful host. Great quiet neighborhood. Would definitely stay here again.


Nursemom2

August 2020

A great stay!

This was an easy off and on via I40... our host was so friendly and did everything possible to make our quick stay enjoyable... we appreciated everything and wished we could have stayed longer! Highly recommend a stop here😊


Hillfamily7

July 2020

Second visit, as friendly as the first

I had the pleasure of being this host’s first return guest. Great place to stop while traveling through the Texas Panhandle. Electricity and water made for a comfortable sleep. Thank you once again for your hospitality, and an easy stop over while traveling.


kiltedvanlife

July 2020

Greatfull stay after the torrential storms

Thanks again for a safe stay. We appreciated it very much


Pyaeger

July 2020

Pyaeger

Great host very friendly and accommodating will stay again when heading this way!


Taylor

July 2020

Great stop over!

Amarillo was the perfect midpoint between Austin and Denver. Not too far off the highway, offers a very nice 30amp hook up. Stephanie was very nice and outgoing, I felt bad I could have stayed longer!


steveplay10365

July 2020

Awesome stay

Loved staying at Stephys place!. Great place for the night, Step by told us about "Cadillac Ranch" which was an awesome experience!. Thank you Step for your kindness and hospitality!


Hillfamily7

July 2020

Friendly host, easy stop over

My host was very kind and gracious. Communication was great all along. The location is an easy, short drive off the freeway . The spot on the driveway was easy to maneuver, would be quite long enough for most rigs. Watch out for the low hanging pine tree branches!

Thank you!


BlueLagoonAcres

June 2020

Change of plans

Great BW host just miscommunication so we decided to change plans. Definitely will stop if in area.


Kalake

June 2020

Very helpful

Amazing and friendly experience.Thank so much for everything


craftingourtomorrow

June 2020

Nice host & roomy driveway

We met the host briefly when we arrived and she was very nice and welcoming! We are still socially distancing as much as possible, so we continued our conversation via the BW thread. She recommended a couple of local places to try while we were in town. This is a nice quiet, driveway spot and it was easy to back our 27ft TT into. We only stayed one night, but we were very appreciative of the spot and a good night’s sleep as we continued our journey the next morning.


PaulandJudyBowen

June 2020

Didn’t fit, but somwhat!

Our motorhome didn’t fit up the incline of the driveway, but we were able to stay in front on the street without any issues. I could have stayed with Stephy for a month...she was so inviting and interesting, right up my alley with mutual interests! Thanks to her, we learned about some local places to visit in Amarillo, including Palo Duro canyon where we stayed next, This was our first encounter with Boondockers Welcome, and she sure made us feel welcome.


Eddyrich

May 2020

Good night

Only an overnighter but another good peaceful night sleep. Very easy to get off I 40. Visit with my host was brief but a great conversation. She is a very enthusiastic person and inspiring to talk with. Highly recommend.


kathyharrah

May 2020

Wonderful Host

Friendly host that practiced social distancing.
Stephy was very generous with offers of last minute things I might need in order to make my stay comfortable. Located in an easy to find quiet neighborhood. I hope to visit this location again soon.


Shane_Dieter

May 2020

Quaint and Safe

Stephy was great. When we pulled up she came out and showed us where to park. I parked the car and dolly on the street and pulled the rig into the driveway with no problem. Stellar really enjoyed playing with her granddaughter and Nova fell in love with the bunnies. It was quiet, safe, and comfortable. Thank you Stephy.. we'll be back someday i'm sure :)


toridnyc

April 2020

Friendly Host!

Friendly host, and very responsive via e-mail/text. We're all #socialdistancing so we did not get to meet. Easy to find location in suburban neighborhood. Quiet.

I enjoyed my stay, and would recommend.


TheOneders

March 2020

Super stay in Amarillo!

Very gracious host made us feel so welcome. We were met us outside and were guided into a big driveway with electric hookup. Had a nice chat about current events and travel. It was so nice to have a safe place to stay during our travels. We can’t thank you enough and hope we can visit again soon.


Falconbuff

January 2020

Successful stay

We sure would have enjoyed meeting our host, but understand when work calls....we were comfortable and warm and it was quiet and dark. That was all we needed.


phalaney

December 2019

Great Host

We enjoyed our stay. The driveway was nice and flat and plenty of room to back in. Bonus was a RV electrical outlet. Easy to find the house and nice quiet neighborhood. Our hostess met us as she returned from work and we visited in our trailer and shared stories about our mutual home town of St. Louis. Thank you for a great and welcoming stay.


Superdad

November 2019

Very Considerate Host

We were unable to make it on time to this host. And she is gracious enough to help us change the dates and fix things and without her compassion and consideration we would have been unable to stay at Amarillo. I'm looking very forward to meeting her as she has been nothing but a pleasure on messages.


afdahl

November 2019

Super friendly host in a very quiet neighborhood

What a fantastic experience for our first time using Boondockers Welcome! Our host, Stephyinamarillo, was extremely gracious and welcoming, providing us with a clean and level parking spot in her driveway and a 30 amp electrical hookup. She gave us excellent recommendations about businesses in Amarillo, and suggested parks we could visit to walk and exercise our dog. Thank you, Stephyinamarillo, for your hospitality and kindness!


Johan and Loes

October 2019

Thanks !

The place is within a mile from the main road and shops but we had a very quiet night. Short nice talkings and in the evening we had coffee and chocolate with the girl who lived there for study. It was very pleasant and hope he come back once.

Thanks for having us

Johan and Loes, The Netherlands


Matroberts

October 2019

Ultimate Knitters Destination

Great host, great location, more than interesting and knowledgeable. This host is a knitter but more she raises angora bunnies, clips their hair, cards the wool, spins and dyes the yarn then she knits. Very interesting process to see. I even got to help out a bit with the bunnies at feeding time.


Lasegen

September 2019

Much better than think

I admit I am always skeptical about staying in someone’s driveway. Nothing to be concerned about here! The driveway was long enough that we didn’t have to disconnect our truck. The driveway was flat enough that we didn’t have to jack up any of our wheels. The hosts were friendly and fun to talk to. But also respected our privacy. Host also recommended a book that I enjoyed immensely. I would DEFINITELY be happy to stay again if we are in the area!


A former member

July 2019

AWESOME hosts, great location!!!

Stephy was so nice to open up her home to us and give us a nice, safe place to park overnight! She was so generous to let us use her 30amp plug so we could run the AC for our animals while we explored Amarillo :) Stephy and her daughter have an awesome group of rescue animals, each of which has their own story. We LOVED getting to know Stephy, her daughter, and all their animals. Their neighborhood was a wonderful place to take our dog for a long walk. I would highly recommend this place for anyone looking for a great stay with good people in Amarillo!! Thank you again for having us!!


ClaudeM

April 2019

Great host, warm welcome

What more can you ask ? Great reception with a nice smile and beautiful expression of « la joie de vivre ». After a day of driving, this is perfect. Love the place, in a secure neighbourhood.


vandownunder

April 2019

Great stop

We stayed for two nights passing through West. The spot was close to the I40, flat and very quiet! Steph communicated well to get us set up, gave us lots of local tips and we had a lovely chat about all things travel and pets. Thanks again!


Gordon T

April 2019

No Rain In Amarillo

Much appreciate your arranging such pleasant weather for our overnight. You and the family were extremely helpful and made our stay one of the best. We really needed a good night's quiet stay and you made it happen. Our only regret is those birds and their new $220 million new nest. Go Cubs!


SecondWind

March 2019

Nice spot

Had a nice visit before setting up for the night. Would love to stay here again in the future.


emheninthesun

January 2019

Great host!

Stephanie is a friendly and gracious host. Communication prior to our arrival was great. She has a long, fairly level driveway that was perfect for our camper van and our one-night stay. There is a Planet Fitness and other great amenities (e.g., inexpensive gasoline!) within a 5-minute drive of her house. We hope to get the opportunity to stay with Stephanie again!