Hotels - California
Here are links to some notable hotels (past and present) found along Route 40.
|Hotel El Rancho (site) (West Sacramento, CA)|
"There is a professional office complex at the site of this motel......."
|Leamington Hotel (Oakland, CA)|
"Amelia Earhart once made this hotel her office......."
|Hotel Whitecotton (Hotel Shattuck) (Berkeley, CA)|
"Constructed in 1907 with its annex built in 1914. It was originally known as the Shattuck Hotel. In 1918, the hotel was bought by William Whitecotton......"
|Hotel San Pablo (Arcade Hotel) (Oakland, CA)|
"Opened in 1907. In recent years the hotel was an apartment building. It was slated top be demolished but it appears to have survived the wrecking ba......"
|Hotel Metropole (site) (Oakland, CA)|
"Closed as a result of a fire in August 1918. A new condominium building stands on the site today......."
|Court Hotel (site) (San Francisco, CA)|
"A parking garage stands where this hotel once stood......."
|Hotel Savoy (site) (San Francisco, CA)|
"Most of the north side of Union Square Park has been razed and replaced with modern buildings. The Savoy did not escape that fate......."
|William Taylor Hotel (San Francisco, CA)|
"At 28 stories, this hotel was at one time the tallest hotel west of the Mississippi River.
Today, the building is used as a dormitory by the Universi......"
|Hotel Senator (San Francisco, CA)|
"Today this hotel serves special needs clientele......."
|Hotel Empire (site) (San Francisco, CA)|
"The Hotel Vertigo now stands where the Hotel Empire formerly stood......."
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Last updated: 2010-08-10 20:11:34
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