Tuesday, June 30, 2009

Bainbridge Motel - Bainbridge, Georgia

Bainbridge Motel - Bainbridge, Georgia

Inside City Limits on U.S. 27, 2 Blocks south of U.S. 84. Air-Conditioning, warm air heat, all tile baths, foam rubber mattresses, carpets wall-to-wall, room TV and room telephones. AAA Approved. For Reservations Phone CH 6-2522

Sunday, June 28, 2009

Southland Motel - Rowland, North Carolina

U.S. Hwys. 301 and 501 in City Limits, Rowland, N.C. Phone 3729. Home size tiled bathrooms, with tubs and showers. Completely furnished with Simmons all metal furniture. Restaurant facilities.

U.S. Hwys. 301 & 501 - City Limits of Rowland, N.C. - Phone GA 2-3729
Home-size Tiled Bathrooms, with Tubs and Showers - Completely Furnished With Simons All Metal Furniture - Restaurant Facilities. AAA Approved.

Mariner Motor Hotel - Collingwood, Ontario

Lounge and Breakfast Room
305 Hume Street

Golden Nugget Motel - Peterborough, Ontario

Hwy. No. 28, Peterborough, Ontario. 20 units. Open all year.

Writing on the back says:
July 72-
The city is so changed. Enjoyed staying here so much.
Luella & Bill

Saturday, June 27, 2009

Hilltop Motel - Niagara Falls, Ontario

967 Clifton Hill
Niagara Falls, Canada
Modern with de luxe units
Protected parking - Free TV
Fully air-conditioned
Manager, Louis Iannuzzelli

Prince Reif Motel - Alliance, Ohio

16 Units including 4 Efficiencies. Air-Conditioned - Hot Water Heat - New Television - Coffee Bars in Rooms. Plenty of Parking Room for Trucks. Accept American Express - Carte-Blanche - Master Charge Cards.
Phone 821-2262 - Alliance, Ohio
1 1/2 Miles W. on Route 62
Owner - Mr. and Mrs. Richard Wise.

Travelodge - Salt Lake City, Utah

One Half Block West of Mormon Temple
144 West North Temple Street
Phone DAvis 8-8977

55 Beautifully furnished units in the heart of scenic Salt Lake - "Cross Roads of the West". Recommended by Duncan Hines. AAA Approved.

Avanti Motel - Rapid City, South Dakota

Avanti Motel - Rapid City, South Dakota

102 N. Maple Street,
Rapid City, S.D. 57701
When visiting the beautiful Black Hills of South Dakota stay at our modern attractive brick units. Quiet area, TV, Central Air Cond. Sight-seeing tours anywhere in Black Hills leaving from our motel.
One block off I-90 exit, Rapid City entrance.

Friday, June 26, 2009

Wood River Motel - Fort Klamath, Oregon

At Historic Fort Klamath, scene of Indian Chases & Battles in the Old, Wild West. In the heart of the lovely Wood River Valley, Gateway to Crate Lake, Oregon's only National Park. Center of Fabulous Fishing Areas where 12 Pound Trout are not unusual. Hunt in season for Bear, Elk, Mule Deer, Geese, Ducks. Miles of Ski Chalets, Cabins with Housekeeping Facilities, Spaces for Trailers & Campers. Reasonable Rates, Day, Week or Month. For Reservations P.O. Box 468 Fort Klamath, Ore. 97626. Fone 1-503-381-2321

Best Western Town & Country Motel - Macon, Georgia

Best Western Town & Country Motel - Macon, Georgia

Roberta Exit & I-475
Macon, Georgia 31206
105 Deluxe Rooms, all with color TV. Pool, Restaurants adjacent.

Lake Calumet Motel - Jasper, Indiana

An aerial view of the 35 fine modern units. Electric heat - Air Conditioning - Shady park - Beautiful Lake. A wonderful place for a quiet night or a restful week. Mr. and Mrs. Ed Lorey and Son have planned everything for your comfort and convenience. Phone 530. Recommended by Duncan Hines.

Thursday, June 25, 2009

King's Motel - Kennebec, South Dakota

On U.S. Highway 16
Kennebec, South Dakota
28 miles west of the Missouri River Bridge. A refreshing night's rest on your trip to the Bad Lands, Black Hills, and Yellowstone. Air-Conditioned and Electric Heat, individually controlled. TV, Carpeted - Strictly Modern.
Mr. and Mrs. Cecil King, your hosts

Texas Motel - Dalhart, Texas

Individually Controlled Refrigerated Air - Wall to Wall Carpeting - Free TV & Pool - Playground. Budget Priced Rooms - Fully Independent To Save You Money

Monday, June 22, 2009

Parkview Motel - Gaylord, Michigan

Old 27 South - Gaylord, Michigan
Between Waters and Gaylord 175 Exits at Otsego Lake State Park Entrance
Comfortable, spacious units - TV - Guest controlled heat - Hot water - Two furnished housekeeping cottages - Convenient to all seasons' recreational activities - Open all year - Excellent restaurants nearby.
Marty and Stella Pespin - Your Hosts

Hotel - Motel de Champlain - Plantagenet, Ontario

Highway 17, P.O. Box 350
Owners - Robert and Gerald Seguin
* 22 Air Conditioned Units
* Phones
* Colour TV
* Licensed Dining Lounge.
DAA Member. Visa, Master Charge and American Express Accepted.

Gillette Cottage Motel - Gillette, Wyoming

U.S. Hwys. 14 & 16
410 W. 2nd St. P.O. Box 1034
Gillette, Wyo.
Modern - some Kitchenettes - Hunters - Tourists Welcome
Ted, Opal & Cathy Hughes - Owners & Operators

Bamberg Motel - Bamberg, South Carolina

Bamberg Motel - Bamberg, South Carolina
Outstanding Guest Rooms, each with Private Bath, 100% Air Conditioned. Steam Heat. Private Swimming Pool, Near Excellent Restaurants. Telephone 4521, Ownership-Management. On U.S. 301 & U.S. 601, in Bamberg, South Carolina. AAA Approved. A Quality Court.

Sunset Court - Bamberg, South Carolina

1/2 Mile North of City on U.S. 301-601
Connecting family units - Tile baths - Carpeted floors - Guest Controlled hot water heat - Air conditioned or air cooled - Near restaurants.
Mr. and Mrs. L.C. Smoak - Owners - Managers
Phone 5256
A Member of Quality Courts United. AAA Approved.

Good's Motel - Charleston, West Virginia

2830 Sissonville Dive
Located conveniently within the northern limits of Charleston, W.Va. on U.S. Route 21. 45 modern units with air-conditioning, electric heat, television, tiled shower baths and wall to wall carpeting.
Facilities to accommodate any size family or party. Enjoy fine foods at popular prices at Good's Restaurant.
Owned and Operated by Mr. and Mrs. W.G. Good.

El Mar Motel - Lamar, Colorado

1210 So. Main St.
Lamar, Colorado 81052
40 units, Restaurant, Lounge, Pool, Phones, Air-Cond., TV's, Tub & Shower. On Hwy. 287-385 and eight blocks south of Hwy. 50. AAA Approved. A Member of the Best Western Motels.

Excellent Inn - Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

Harrisburg's Newest Motel at 4125 N. Front Street and Route 22 & 322 Going West.
60 Beautiful Modern Air Conditioned Rooms Facing the Susquehanna River.
Phone; 233-5891

Golden Arrow Motor Hotel - Lace Placid, New York

On the Lake in Lake Placid, NY
Magnificent view of Whiteface Mt. 36 family-sized rooms with TV, room controlled air-conditioning and heating, phones and floor-to-ceiling picture windows. Spacious lobby, large Game Room. Lake swimming. 400 ft. private sand beach. boats.
Restaurant adjacent. Phone: Lake Placid 1425
AAA Approved. A Member of Quality Courts United.

La Linda Motor Hotel - Biloxi, Mississippi

U.S. Highway 90
Overlooking the Mississippi Gulf Coast - 1 mile west Biloxi City limits. Carpeted, combination tub & Shower baths, all tiled, dressing rooms area, year round air conditioning, telephone, free TV, complete hotel service. The coast's finest heated swimming pool. For reservations phone ID 2-2621.

The Glenn-Marion Motel - Myrtle Beach, South Carolina

300 - 12th Avenue North
Myrtle Beach, SC 29577

1 1/2 blocks to ocean - Rooms - 1-2 bedrooms apartments and efficiencies - Double beds - Air conditioned - Cable TV - Washerette - Heated swimming pool and kiddie pool - Near restaurants & pavilion - Golf privileges.
Mr. & Mrs. Glenn Bellamy
Tel. 803-448-3770

Mailed from Florence, S.C. to Mr. & Mrs. A. Vassler of Wellsville, NY on June 7, 1979:
Dear Mom -Arthur -
Here we are back at Myrtle Beach. We have parked beside our very special friends motel. We had a great time @ Lindsays this wknd. The kids really do get along great. Better than they used to. The trip has gone well - it takes a bit of organization and cooperation but all are working together. Will call in a few days.

Saturday, June 20, 2009

Linda Vista Motel - St. Augustine, Florida

12 Anastasia Blvd. (Hwy. A1A)
St. Augustine, Fla. 32084
Half block east of Bridge of Lions.
25 attractive units with individually controlled air conditioning or heat, color television in rooms. Swimming pool. Some kitchenettes and adjoining rooms. Restaurants nearby. Master Charge and Bank Americard accepted.

Craft Motel - Battleboro, North Carolina

Craft Motel - Battleboro, North Carolina

Mr. and Mrs. Isaac Smith, Jr., Owners and Mgrs. Phone: 69889 for reservations.
Shop featuring authentic N.C. Crafts
U.S. Highway 201- Battleboro, N.C.
5 Miles North of Rocky Mount

Wednesday, June 17, 2009

Woodlawn Hills Hotel Courts - Henderson, Texas

Truly a Visit to Remember
A Complete Hotel Service with Swimming Pool, Kiddie, Playground, Picnic Ovens, and TV in some rooms plus TV Lounge.
Woodlawn Hill Hotel Courts
At The Traffic Circle
Phone 2511
Henderson, Texas
AAA Approved

Racine Motor Inn - Racine, Wisconsin

Pride of Racine, the all new Racine Motor Inn. Sixth & Main Streets, Racine, Wisconsin 53403
Overlooking beautiful Lake Michigan

Coronet Court - Nahunta, Georgia

Coronet Court - Nahunta, Georgia

Air Conditioned - Restaurant - Owner managed - On U.S. 301, Thirty miles north of Florida. Telephone 5803 Nahunta, Georgia. AAA Approved. A Quality Court.

Tuesday, June 16, 2009

Phipps' Motel - Milford, Nebraska

1/2 Block off Highway U.S. 6
1 and 2 Bedroom Units with Central Heat and Shower Baths
Air-Conditioned by Refrigeration
Completely Modern, Quiet and Restful
"Nights to Remember"
"Rest Makes Tomorrow"
AAA Approved.

The writing says:
Tues nite. 6-14-55 $5.50

Ambassador Motel - Macon, Georgia

Restaurant and Convention Room
3 miles North on Interstate 75
Pierce Avenue Exit
70 rooms - Telephones - Air Conditioned - TV - Swimming Pool -
2772 Riverside Dr. Macon, Georgia
Adjacent Riverside Shopping Center
AAA Approved. American Express and Carte Blanche Accepted.

STATUS: Appears to be gone. I cannot find it anywhere.

Allen Park Motor Lodge - Allen Park, Michigan

Allen Park Motor Lodge - Allen Park, Michigan

14887 Southfield Road
Allen Park, Michigan 48101
Centrally located at Dix (U.S. 25), South of I-94. Shopping Center in walking distance, 5 minutes to Greenfield Village, 15 minutes to Metropolitan Airport. 63 beautiful units with restaurant, large conference rooms and heated pool. AM-FM Hi-Fi, TV and Air Conditioned Rooms. Five Elegant Bridal Suites. For reservations call DUnkirk 6-6900. 1 mile north of I-75.

STATUS: Amazingly still there. It looks like it is is pretty good shape from the outside.

Hunts Motel - Laconia, New Hampshire

On U.S. #3 - 2 miles south of Weirs, N.H.
Motel Suits and Kitchenettes - Private Beach - Baseboard Radiation. Open all year.
Tel. Endicott 6-4412

Minden Court - Minden, Louisiana

30 units of Style, Beauty & Comfort
Private Tile Baths, Telephone in Every Room
Vented heated, air conditioning
G.J. Shinn - Paul Anthes, Owners
Phone 2376

Thursday, June 11, 2009

Ocean Park Motel - Manzanita, Oregon

For the rest of your life. Beautyrest. Hot water heat. Heated pool, electric kitchens, singles, doubles and suites. TV. Open all year for your convenience. Every Apartment has a view overlooking the beautiful Pacific Ocean.

Quality Motel South - Chattanooga, Tennessee

Interstate 75 East Ridge Exit
Chattanooga, Tennessee 37412
155 Luxurious Rooms, Color TV, Banquet and Meeting Facilities up to 250, Restaurant and Revolving Lounge.

Horn Motel & Restaurant - Ft. Wayne, Indiana

5 Mil. South of Fort Wayne on US 33 and US 27
R.R. #10 Decatur Road
Ft. Wayne, Indiana
Telephone: Poe 55K
Quiet suburban location - Television and Radio - Hot Water Heat - Individual Thermostats
Lunch Counter and Dining Rooms
Open All Year

The Country Village Motor Lodge and Breakfast Shoppe - Melvin Village, New Hampshire

Modern 12 Unit Motel - Tile Baths & TV Lounge. Private Sandy Beach on Lake Winnipesaukee Rt. 109, Melvin Village, Phone 55.

Holiday Inn North - North Myrtle Beach, South Carolina

Post Office Drawer 1009
North Myrtle Beach, S.C. 29582
"Everything that a Holiday Inn is famous for plus the Blue South Atlantic Ocean at your door."

Suburban Motel - Corbin, Kentucky

Located on U.S. 25W.
Across From Excellent Restaurant
Room Controlled Heat - Combination Tub and Shower - Free TV - Air-Conditioned and Telephones - Near Cumberland Falls State Park, Corbin, Ky.
Owner and Manager: Tunney Hamlin

Plaza Motor Lodge - Breezewood, Pennsylvania

500 yds. west of Turnpike Interchange
Junction of U.S. 30 and Interstate 70
Room Phones - TV - Air Conditioned - Swimming Pool - Phone RE 5-4352 - New in '65. Member of the Best Western Motels.

Thursday, June 4, 2009

Andrew Motor Lodge - Jasper, Alberta

P.O. Box 850, Jasper, Alberta, Canada
In the heart of the Canadian Rockies
Open the year round - distinctive accommodation moderately priced - excellent cuisine.

STATUS: Building still there.

Imperial River Court - Bonita Springs, Florida

On U.S. 41, 23 miles south of Fort Myers, on the banks of the Imperial River. Good fishing, private pier. 26 modern rental units. Modern trailer parking. Telephone WYman 2-3491.
Ellen and Wendell Gourley, owner, manager

Wednesday, June 3, 2009

Red Carpet Inn Hampton Roads - Norfolk, Virginia

on America's most historic harbor.
1575 West Ocean View Ave.
Norfolk, Va. 23503
(703) 583-4521

Grants Pass Motel - Grants Pass, Oregon

At the intersection of Highway 99 and Highway 199, Grants Pass, Oregon. Twenty-one clean, comfortable cabins with or without kitchens. By the park, near the Rogue River. Cafes, markets, and service stations adjoining. Phone - GR. 9-9158, P.O. Box 515

Edelweiss Motel - Rutland, Vermont

U.S. Route 4, Mendon
Rutland, Vermont
On the Mountain
Seven miles East of Rutland, unmatched Mountain setting, Rustic Lounge. Two restaurants nearby. Ski Killington, Pico, Six other major areas, Club package Plans.
Tel. Rutland Pr 3-9789 Fred and Pat Job

Wateree Motel - Camden, South Carolina

U.S. Hiway No. 1 and U.S. Hiway No. 601,
3 1/2 Miles South of Camden, S.C.
New, Modern, Quiet and Restful. All units with private baths and electric radiant heat. Air Conditioned (optional), TV (optional). Room telephones available. Telephone HE 2-6427. Rest Assured.

Lytton Pines Motel - Lytton, British Columbia

Lytton Pines Motel is host to hunting, lake and steelhead fishing, and Jade hunting.
17 Deluxe Units, TV, Lounge, Service Station & Cafe.
Box 87, Lytton, B.C

Sherwood Motel - Wellsboro, Pennsylvania

In the heart of the Canyon Country
Rts. U.S. 6 & State 287
18 units; shower or combination baths; thermostatically controlled heat, Air conditioning; free room TV; dining area 1 Block. Large Heated Pool. AAA and ABC Approved.