The Whiting Brothers built-up chain of gas stations and motels in the Southwest that spanned Route 66 from Shamrock in Texas to Lenwood in California.
They owned over 100 stations and 32 were located on Route 66. The ruins of some can still be seen, and one is still open and operating in Moriarty New Mexico. The Gallup location eventually changed hands and became the Budget Inn. For information about the hotel's history, visit https://www.theroute-66.com/whiting-bros-and-route66.html. Located off historic Highway 66, this motel provides free Wi-Fi. All rooms are equipped with a TV. Fire Rock Navajo Casino is 15 minutes drive from the motel. Each room features air-conditioning, a small refrigerator, and microwave at Budget Inn Motel Gallup. A private bathroom is also included.
Free parking is provided on-site at Gallup Budget Inn Motel. All rooms are nonsmoking. Red Rock Park is 20 minutes’ drive from Budget Inn Motel Gallup. The town center of Gallup is 5 miles from the motel.