Return of the Motor Lodge: Stay at These Roadside Motels

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Vagabond Hotel
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2. Vagabond Resort


Initially designed by modernist architect Robert Swartburg, the Vagabond opened in 1953 as a motel and cafe/lounge swinging enough to be a Biscayne Boulevard hangout for Frank Sinatra and the Rat Pack. Deserted for several years and at one stage established for demolition, the rescued and revamped incarnation of the 42-home motel blends an uber-Miami aesthetic (a lot of white and aquamarine) with the will have to-have hallmarks of up to date vacation ( absolutely free WiFi, gym). Never neglect a cocktail at the palm-shrouded pool bar, and take a dip to say hi to the mosaic mermaid at the bottom of the shallow end.

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Raton Pass Motor Inn
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3. Raton Move Motor Inn


Found ideal off I-25, in the Sangre de Cristo Mountains midway concerning Albuquerque and Denver, this a short while ago overhauled spot’s slogan is “Where the Wild West fulfills mid-century present day.” And positive enough, the foyer capabilities a vintage Zenith hi-fi and a nineteen fifties Westinghouse fridge that could be straight out of a Coen brothers period of time flick. It’s in the unique themes of the fifteen properly-appointed rooms (WiFi, flatscreen TVs) that the position really shines, although, such as the Pin-Up Area, the El Matador Area, the Rodeo Area and Fortunate 13, showcasing basic sci-fi and horror movie posters and a shower curtain with a bloody handprint.

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Anvil Hotel
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4. Anvil Resort


Hope you like Prussian blue, due to the fact that’s the hanging shade that coats very a great deal the full exterior of this reborn motor court in the coronary heart of a perennial ski-bum town on the edge of Yellowstone Countrywide Park. Its fifty rooms present a lodge-ish, nearly masculine vibe, showcasing significant wainscoting, customized iron mattress frames, globe lamps and Woolrich blankets. Blizzard raging outside the house? Enjoy each day delighted several hours and bison osso buco at Glorietta, the hotel’s possess connoisseur Italian trattoria that surrounds a wood-burning grill. Psst! If you maintain a Countrywide Parks go, flash it to get a discount on prices.