Details for Luther Hotel (Atlas Number 5321003149)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5321003149


Marker Number 3149
Atlas Number 5321003149
Marker Title Luther Hotel
Index Entry Luther Hotel
County Matagorda
UTM Zone 14
UTM Easting 772045
UTM Northing 3177912
Subject Codes inns, hotels, motels
Marker Year 1965
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location 408 South Bay, Palacios (between 4th and 6th Streets)
Marker Size 14" x 9"
Marker Text Old Palacios Hotel. Built 1903, east bay front. Moved 1905 to present site. Enlarged. A resort for investors from north, buying orchards, land on coast. Had farmed dining room, permanent orchestra. Has withstood many hurricanes, including 1961's "Carla". Recorded Texas Historic Landmark, 1965