Watertown, NY Photo and info courtesy Jay Lin
The colors are very West Coast in style at the Motel 47, but there are no palm trees at this motel.
Blue Dolphin Motel
Amherst, NY Photo courtesy Steve Felder
Now what exactly is Amherst known for other than the site
of the Hindenburg's last days? Well, though that was Amhurst, NJ and this
is Amherst, NY, check out the Blue Dolphin Motel. Does this make
sense? Didn't think so.
Gunn's Corner Motel
Gunn's Corner, NY Photo and info courtesy Jay Lin
A beautiful hand-painted mural of a Thousand Island shoreline highlights
this bright and cheerful sign at Gunn's Corner. The motel is aptly named Gunn's Corner Motel.
Metropolitan Motel Photo courtesy Kelly Coalier
The Metropolitan Motel is a true image of an old time motor court.
The sign itself appears be straight out of a main street penny arcade.
Bonaventure, NY Photo courtesy Alan Culley
Check out the roadside motel sign for the DeSoto Motel in Bonaventure, NY. 12-07
Blue Star Motel
Newport News, VA
Photo courtesy Barry Wells
The Blue Star Motel here is a remnant of the roads historical past. Check out the vintage marquee outside this Virginia motel.
DeSoto Motel (Far right)
Olean, NY Photo courtesy Mark Hackett
There are 3 DeSoto Motels in the New York and Pennsylvania area. This one is near
Olean, NY. Love that 50's architecture of the office.
DeSoto Motel (Near right) Photo and info courtesy Jay Lin
Marble Gate Motel
Winchester, VA Photo courtesy Moon Mullins OX-76
The Marble Gate Motel carries quite a huge arrow
on its marquee. Well, at least the wayside traveler won't miss it as they