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Cottages, Motor Courts and Motels

Cottages, Motor Courts and Motels - Missouri

Here are links to some notable motels, hotels and other accommodations (past and present) found along Route 40.

Quality InnQuality Inn Midtown (Saint Louis, MO)
"Now the site of the St. Louis Science Center......."

IconCoral Court Motel (site) (Marlborough, MO)
"Built in 1941. Demolished 1995. Probably the most famous motel ever! Route 66 fans like to claim this motel as their own, but it is important to re......"

Holiday InnDays Inn (Holiday Inn) (Saint Louis, MO)

IconKing Brothers Motel (site) (Saint Louis, MO)

Silver Moon CourtSilver Moon Court (closed?) (O'Fallon, MO)

Wright City MotelI-70 Motel (Wright City Motel) (Wright City, MO)

Lay's Café and CottagesLay's Motor Lodge (site) (Lay's Café and Cottages) (Kingdom City, MO)
"36 units......."

IconMotel Eastwood (Columbia, MO)

IconEl Don Motel (Columbia, MO)

Show-Me MotelShow-Me Motel (Columbia, MO)

Downtowner Motor InnDowntowner Motor Inn (site?) (Columbia, MO)

IconAll States Village (site) (Columbia, MO)
"48 units......."

Quality InnQuality Inn (Holiday Inn) (Columbia, MO)
"Holidome. 142 rooms......."

IconMizzou Motel (site) (Columbia, MO)

IconHomestead Motel (Boonville, MO)

Pine Ridge Tourist Camp (photo courtesy of Larry Davidson)Pine Ridge Tourist Camp (site) (Concordia, MO)
"I'm not 100% sure of this tourist camp's location. The only clue I have is that it was located 65 miles east of Kansas City. Clues in the phot indic......"

IconKozy Inn Motel (Grain Valley, MO)

IconBlue Ridge Motel (closed) (Blue Springs, MO)
"I'm pretty sure this motel was located on the northwest corner of the intersection with SR 7......."

Green Crest MotelGreen Crest Motel (site) (Kansas City, MO)

Holiday InnHoliday Inn (site) (Independence, MO)
"The site of this motel is now a retail area......."

Icon40-Hi Motel (site) (Independence, MO)
"This site is now a shopping center......."

U-Smile Touriust CampU Smile Camp (site) (Kansas City, MO)
"70 cottages.The folks behind the U Smile brand had several businesses in the Kansas City area. This site is now a shopping center......."

IconPutthoff's Cottages (site) (Kansas City, MO)

Luper's MotelLuper's Motel (closed?) (Independence, MO)

Budget InnBudget Inn Motel (Kozy Kourt Motel) (Kansas City, MO)

IconCollins Court (site) (Kansas City, MO)

IconBlue Bird Motel (B-B Lodge) (Kansas City, MO)

IconSky-Vu Motel (Kansas City, MO)

IconU Smile Court (site) (Kansas City, MO)
"The folks behind the U Smile brand had several businesses in the Kansas City area. It appears that the U Smile Court was razed with the construction ......"

IconU-Smile Motel (site) (Kansas City, MO)

Li-Kome CottagesLi-Kome Cottages (Kansas City, MO)

Holiday InnAmerica's Best Value Inn (Holiday Inn) (Kansas City, MO)

Icon4 Acre Motel and Restaurant (Kansas City, MO)
"55 units......."

Holiday InnHoliday Inn (Kansas City, MO)

TraveLodgeEconolodge (TraveLodge) (Kansas City, MO)

Colonial MotelColonial Motel (site) (Kansas City, MO)

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Last updated: 2009-09-08 04:28:09

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