Hamel is the host of several Historical and unique attractions. Historical Route 66 helped make Hamel the community it is today. On the mainstreet of Hamel, travelers of the famous route get the chance to see the "Hamel Barn", an example of the early highway advertisements for Meramec Caverns. Also along the historic route 66, visitors come to see the big blue neon cross in the steeple of St. Paul's Church, where they get an oddly warm feeling from the cross.
While in Hamel enjoy your stay at the Innkeeper Motel. Located right off of I-55.
Stop in for a burger and a cold drink at the Route 66 Hall of Fame historical site, Weezy’s Route 66, LLC.
A part of pioneer history can bee seen at the Hamel School Log Cabin.Designated as a historical landmark in 1995, this original log cabin illustrates early farm life.
Movie Theatres, Golf Courses, Camping locations, and Bed and Breakfast Resorts that are in the area are listed below.
Bed and Breakfast
Other Hotels in the area:
For a complete list of Hotels in the area:
111 S. Old US Route 66 PO Box 345 Hamel, IL 62046
Phone: 618.633.2484 - Fax: 618.633.1846
618-633-2777 Police Department