HomeMotels and HotelsPetoskey Motel (Superior Motel)

Petoskey Motel (Superior Motel) - Petoskey MI

Address: US 31 and US 131
City: Petoskey
State: MI
Zip: 49770
County: Emmet
Number of visits to this page: 311
Disclaimer:

Please note that location entries may feature older photos or post card views that may not represent the current appearance, features, addresses, phone numbers, or contact names of the attraction. This site is intended to be a historical as well as current record of various attractions but it is not always possible to have up-to-date information due to the vast number of locations featured here. We ask you consult the propietor for current information.

General Information:

This motel was on a corner in which there were several motels. By the 2000's, it had become drug store corner and the motels were gone. The Superior brand was what is called a "referral chain" in the lodging business. The motels are owned independently by local operators, but are promoted like a chain as long as they meet certain criteria. A modern day example that still exists is Best Western.

From Wikipedia: "Other referral chains included "Superior Courts United" (1950, renamed "A Superior Motel" in 1964, last membership renewals 1979) whose four-leaf clover logo ("Travel Superior Courts United Inc. And Be Sure!") graced over 500 motels (mostly on the Atlantic coast) in the mid-1960s." I haven't seen any other Superior outlets in Michigan but I will keep an eye out for it.

Info Updates:
No Updates Found
 Photos:3
Petoskey Motel (Superior Motel) - Old Postcard
Old Postcard
Petoskey Motel (Superior Motel) - Vintage Postcard
Vintage Postcard
Petoskey Motel (Superior Motel) - Old Postcard
Old Postcard
WaterWinterWonderland.com © 2023 Over 65,084,551 Served