motor lodge


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Recent Examples on the Web 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, "Portland’s Jupiter Hotel will become coronavirus shelter for medically fragile homeless people," 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, "Grain to glass: Craft distilleries welcome visitors for tastings, tours," 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, "New generation of Colorado hostels enticing travelers with boutique amenities," 7 Oct. 2019 Jack Tar bears the name of the former motor lodge that the restaurant currently inhabits. Julia Gall, Marie Claire, "Visiting Durham, N.C.? Here's Where to Stay, Eat, and Drink," 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, "3 Days in Monterey and Big Sur," 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, "Ace Hotel & Swim Club," 19 Jan. 2018 The first Four Seasons was a motor lodge in a rundown part of Toronto, opened in 1961 by Isadore Sharp, a son of Polish immigrants to Canada. Craig Karmin, WSJ, "Two VIP Billionaires Teamed Up to Run Luxury Hotels. It’s Been a Slog," 16 July 2017

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1926, in the meaning defined above

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“Motor lodge.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 27 Sep. 2020.

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