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10 Abandoned Hotels That Will Give You Chills

Reader's Digest Logo By Lauren Cahn of Reader's Digest | Slide 1 of 11: The Grants Motor Lodge opened along Route 66 in Grants, New Mexico in 1945 and was a fairly "run of the mill place" for many years, with the exception of the early 1960s, when it was owned and run by Clint Lester and his wife, both of whom were "little people" and stood under 4 foot 8 inches tall. The hotel changed ownership and names several times after that, each time, bringing it closer to its ultimate fate as the now-abandoned and appropriately-named, Wayside Motel, according to the blog Never Quite Lost. Keep on cruising for these other haunting sights along Route 66.

What is it about abandoned hotels that makes them feel so eerie? Let's explore. The post 10 Abandoned Hotels That Will Give You Chills appeared first on Reader's Digest.

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