motor lodge


Definition of motor lodge

: motel

Examples of motor lodge in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The Billy is a sunny yellow 10-room motor lodge located between two tiny Tucker County towns, outdoorsy Davis and artsy Thomas, and across from Blackwater Falls State Park. Sheri Castle, Travel + Leisure, 4 Sep. 2021 Set out early from Hotel Clermont, which opened three years ago in a 1924 apartment building turned motor lodge, and head toward Auburn Avenue (affectionately known as Sweet Auburn), where Martin Luther King Jr. spent his childhood. Nneka M. Okona, Condé Nast Traveler, 30 Mar. 2021 The renovated 1962 motor lodge will be repurposed into a space where social service and medical staff can care for people who will be moved out of existing shelters. oregonlive, 26 Mar. 2020 The original location near Shenandoah National Park is based in a former apple warehouse, and the newest in Williamsburg is in a repurposed motor lodge. Larry Bleiberg, USA TODAY, 19 Oct. 2019 Since September 2018, visitors to Colorado Springs have been staying at the ColoRADo Adventure Hostel, a 1950s-era motor lodge motel that owner Erin Welch converted into a 51-bed hostel. Sarah Kuta, The Know, 7 Oct. 2019 Jack Tar bears the name of the former motor lodge that the restaurant currently inhabits. Julia Gall, Marie Claire, 8 Feb. 2019 The old school motor lodge has undergone a funky makeover—think walk-in showers paved with river-rock tiles and an abundance of succulents on almost every surface—but the best rooms are the standalone cabins and cottages. Mark Ellwood, Condé Nast Traveler, 16 Apr. 2018 The grounds of this onetime Howard Johnson motor lodge have been transformed into a garden of mature palms and olive trees, with outdoor fireplaces. Condé Nast Traveler, 19 Jan. 2018

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First Known Use of motor lodge

1926, in the meaning defined above

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“Motor lodge.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 27 Sep. 2021.

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