Hotel California Uke tab by The Eagles

7 Chords used in the song: Bm,Gb7,A,E7,G,D,Em

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Bm Bm
Gb7 Gb7

On a dark desert highway, cool wind in my hair
A A
E7 E7

Warm smell of colitas, rising up through the air
G G
D D

Up ahead in the distance, I saw a shimmering light
Em Em
Gb7 Gb7

My head grew heavy and my sight grew dim I had to stop for the night

Bm Bm
Gb7 Gb7

There she stood in the doorway; I heard the mission bell
A A
E7 E7

And I was thinking to myself, "This could be Heaven or this could be Hell"
G G
D D

Then she lit up a candle and she showed me the way
Em Em
Gb7 Gb7

There were voices down the corridor, I thought I heard them say...


Chorus:
G G
D D

Welcome to the Hotel California
Gb7 Gb7
Bm Bm
Gb7 Gb7
Bm Bm

Such a lovely place - Such a lovely place - Such a lovely face
G G
D D

Plenty of room at the Hotel California
Em Em
Gb7 Gb7

Any time of year - Any time of year - You can find it here


Verse:
Bm Bm
Gb7 Gb7

Her mind is Tiffany-twisted, she got the Mercedes bends
A A
E7 E7

She got a lot of pretty, pretty boys she calls friends
G G
D D

How they dance in the courtyard, sweet summer sweat.
Em Em
Gb7 Gb7

Some dance to remember, some dance to forget

Bm Bm
Gb7 Gb7

So I called up the Captain, "Please bring me my wine"
A A
E7 E7

He said, "We haven't had that spirit here since nineteen sixty nine"
G G
D D

And still those voices are calling from far away,
Em Em
Gb7 Gb7

Wake you up in the middle of the night Just to hear them say...


Chorus:
G G
D D

Welcome to the Hotel California
Gb7 Gb7
Bm Bm
Gb7 Gb7
Bm Bm

Such a lovely place - Such a lovely place - Such a lovely face
G G
D D

They livin' it up at the Hotel California
Em Em
Gb7 Gb7

What a nice surprise - what a nice surprise - Bring your alibis


Verse:
Bm Bm
Gb7 Gb7

Mirrors on the ceiling, The pink champagne on ice
A A
E7 E7

And she said "We are all just prisoners here, of our own device"
G G

And in the master's chambers, They gathered for the feast
Em Em

They stab it with their steely knives, But they just can't kill the beast

Bm Bm
Gb7 Gb7

Last thing I remember, I was Running for the door
A A
E7 E7

I had to find the passage back to the place I was before
G G
D D

"Relax, " said the night man, "We are programmed to receive.
Em Em
Gb7 Gb7

You can check-out any time you like, But you can never leave! "

 

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wondr avatar
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perfect
01 Feb 2019
Owoman avatar
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It sounds exactly like the song and is very easy to play ♡♡love it
01 Feb 2019
About this song

Hotel California is the title song from the Eagles' album of the same name and was released as a single in early 1977. It is one of the best-known songs of the album-oriented rock era. Writing credits for the song are shared by Don Felder, Don Henley and Glenn Frey. The Eagles' original recording of the song features Henley singing the lead vocals and concludes with an extended section of electric guitar interplay between Felder and Joe Walsh. "Hotel California" topped the Billboard Hot 100 for one week in May 1977. Read more on Last.fm.