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Town House Motel

1914 W 3rd St., Winslow, AZ
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In 2015 the former Town House Motel was operating as The Lodge. Construction and addition dates are listed as 1950's, 1960, 1963 and 1975. In the process the motel grew from 30 units to 67 or so. Later a restaurant was added to the property. This is another vintage motel where the swimming pool has sunken into the dustbin of history.

In 1963 the FCC granted KINO Radio a license to operate a studio in the Town House Motel. They moved to the then new Astro Motel, now the Motel 10, in late 1967 or early 1968.

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Vintage Advertising Highlights

(Late 1950's Postcard)
Town House Motel
AAA
Best Western
1-1/2 Miles West of Business Center
30 Units
Thermostat Heat
Refrigerated Air-conditioned
TV
Tile Showers
Wall to Wall Carpeting
Heated Pool
Country Club Atmosphere
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(Early 1960's Postcard)
Best Western
AAA
Refrigerated Air Conditioning
Thermostatically Control Heat
U. S. Koylon Luxury Beds
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(Later - Undated Postcard)
Best Western
Mobil (Oil)
AAA
55 Beautiful Units
West edge of Winslow
Refrigerated Air Conditioning
Thermostatically controlled heat,
U. S. Koylon Luxury Beds.
Laundromat on Premises.
Airport courtesy car.
T.V. all rooms.
Heated pool

Notes: The last set of highlights are on a postcard that shows the motel had undergone a significant remodeling and additions. A new office with a large canopy supported by heavy stone column greeted arriving guests.
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Photo(s): 2015

 



 

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