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Florida Mid-Century Modern Motels & Hotels (page 1)

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Econolodge [gone]
Tampa, FL
This Econolodge photo is from 2005. In 2007, the motel was remodeled as a Quality Inn. This canopy structure was demolished in the process. For more, see this website.

former Travelodge
Pensacola, FL
This former Travelodge was renovated in 2008 for the Sole Inn and Suites. For more, see this website. [map]

Inn on the Beach [gone]
Daytona Beach, FL
Ocean Pointe Inn [gone]
Daytona Beach, FL
This photo of the Inn on the Beach is from 2009. Later that year, the building was completely remodeled for a Holiday Inn. None of these mid-century modern details remain.

This photo of the Ocean Pointe Inn is from 2009. It was demolished later that year.

For more tiki style Florida motels, see this page.

Heritage Inn
Daytona Beach, FL
The Heritage Inn canopy supports a huge room. Perhaps this was a restaurant? [map]

former Lincoln Beach Motel
Daytona Beach, FL
Seaside Inn [gone]
Daytona Beach, FL
In 2006, the Lincoln Beach Motel became the Rodeway Inn after it was severely damaged by a hurricane. The photo above is from 2009. Since then, the motel has been repainted in two-tone brown. For more, see this website. [map]

The Seaside Inn was built as the Thunderbird Beach Motel in 1956. The building was demolished in 2014. For more, see this website.

Warm Mineral Springs Inn
Warm Mineral Springs, FL
The Warm Mineral Springs Inn, originally the Warm Mineral Springs Motel, was designed by Victor Lundy and built in 1958. For more, see these websites: 1 and 2. [map]