Lido Beach’s first, and last, motel

Take a look at the recent article on us in the Herald Tribune.

“The Gulf Beach Resort — the first and last “motel” on Lido Beach — provides a visual reminder of times past and the way vacation lodging once existed.

Over the last three decades, all but two of the original dozen or so “motels” from the 1950s and ’60s on Lido Beach have been demolished and their sites redeveloped with more modern resort facilities. . .”
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The Historical Gulf Beach Resort Motel at 930 Ben Franklin Drive on Lido Beach was built in 1949-1950.