located to capture patrons on the west side of Jacksonville,
this HJ complex opened in about 1966. Its site ran immediately
parallel to I-10 allowing motorists an easy view of the property
as they sped past.
was the area's last authentic Howard Johnson's Motor Lodge
in operation. Finally succumbing to change, the once proud
HJ lost its name in 1993. Unfortunately like many other former
Motor Lodges this one came to cater to long term room renters.
Once a property reaches this stage it is in the final years