Sec. 35.1-59. Hotels and motels.
Hotels and motels constructed within the City of Lynchburg shall meet the following standards:
(a) Hotels and motels shall be located and designed in such a way that occupants shall be protected to the maximum degree from noise, bright lights, and other nuisances produced by nearby commercial activities.
(b) Hotels and motels permitted by right in B-6 districts or by conditional use permit in B-5, I-1, and I-2 districts shall have a minimum lot size of one thousand (1,000) square feet per guest room and a minimum street frontage of two hundred (200) feet.
(c) Hotels and motels permitted by conditional use permit in B-5, I-1, and I-2 districts have a minimum setback of fifty (50) feet from all property lines. In B-5 and I-2 districts, screening, as defined in Section 35.1-23 of this ordinance, shall be provided in side and rear setbacks.
(d) Customary accessory uses, such as newsstands, gift shops, and barber and beauty shops, may be included if contained within the main hotel or motel building.
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