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Cottages, Motor Courts and Motels

Cottages, Motor Courts and Motels - Kansas

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

IconUniversity Motel and Coffee Shop (site) (Kansas City, KS)

Sunset MotelSunset Inn (Sunset Motel) (Tonganoxie, KS)

IconTee Pee Restaurant and Motel (closed) (Lawrence, KS)

IconJayhawk Motel (Lawrence, KS)

IconCollege Motel (Lawrence, KS)

IconWestview Motel (Lawrence, KS)

IconVirginia Inn (Lawrence, KS)

IconLawrence Motel (Lawrence, KS)

El Navajo Auto CourtEl Navajo Auto Court (Lawrence, KS)
"One mile west on Route 40......."

Nod-Away MotelNod-Away Motel (site?) (Topeka, KS)

IconAce Motor Court (site) (Topeka, KS)

Ramada InnRamada Inn (Topeka, KS)

Holiday InnPlaza Inn (Holiday Inn) (Topeka, KS)

Howard Johnson'sHoward Johnson's Motor Lodge (site?) (Topeka, KS)

Ramada InnRamada Inn (site) (Topeka, KS)
"110 rooms......."

Simmer MotelSimmer Motel (Wamego, KS)

IconTravelers Motel (Manhattan, KS)
"The best I can figure this old motel has been replaced with a self storage facility......."

IconPark Terrace Motel (site?) (Junction City, KS)

IconDreamland Motel (Junction City, KS)

Viola Tourist CourtViola Tourist Court (Abilene, KS)

Trails End MotelAmericas Best Value Inn - Abilene Hotel - Motel (Trails End Motel) (Abilene, KS)

Best WesternBest Western Mid America Inn (Howard Johnson) (Salina, KS)
"I'm not 100% sure, but I think think the former Howard Johnson Motel is now the Best Western Mid America Inn......."

Best WesternBest Western (Mid-American Motel) (Salina, KS)

IconCanary Motel (Salina, KS)
"20 units......."

TraveLodgeTraveLodge (Holiday Inn) (Salina, KS)
"I'm not 100% sure, but I think think the former Holiday Inn is now the TraveLodge......."

IconAirliner Motel (site) (Salina, KS)
"The site is now a home improvement center......."

Vagabond II MotelAmbassy Motel (Vagabond II Motel, Budget Inn, Imperial 400 Motel) (Salina, KS)

Holiday InnHoliday Inn (Salina, KS)
"111 rooms......."

IconMonte Carlo Motor Court (Russell, KS)
"The eastern half of the U-shaped court remains......."

El Charro Motel and CafeEl Charro RV Park and Motel (El Charro Motel and Cafe) (Hays, KS)

Ramada InnDays Inn (Ramada Inn) (Hays, KS)
"I remember staying at this motel in the summner of 1968 when it was a Ramada Inn......."

Midway MotelMidway Motel (closed) (Hays, KS)
"Now appears to be professional offices......."

Fort Hays MotelFort Hays Motel (closed) (Hays, KS)
"This old motel now appears to be apartments......."

Winona Motel.Winona Motel (Winona, KS)

Heyl's Modern CottagesHeyl Traveler Motel (Heyl's Modern Cottages) (Sharon Springs, KS)

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

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