A Multimillion Dollar Renovation Revamps this Historic Hotel for Today’s Travelers
The Hilton Checkers Hotel Los Angeles announced the completion of a multimillion-dollar renovation that honors its historic past while creating a welcoming ambience for guests. The transformation includes the addition of the new “1927 Bar+Kitchen” that embodies the timeless splendor of the roaring 20's. This modern-day speakeasy is a celebration of innovation and a tribute to yesteryear with a fun vibe and contemporary fare and spirits. In addition, each of the hotel’s 193 guestrooms and suites received a complete refresh with new soft goods, furnishings, and bathrooms. The public spaces and 3,300 square feet of meeting space were reimagined with a new deep blue and gray color palette accented with rich gold tones.
The Hilton Checkers Los Angeles is owned by Chesapeake Lodging Trust, a Real Estate Investment Trust (REIT) and managed by Crestline Hotels & Resorts, LLC. The property holds the coveted AAA Four Diamond Hotel status and is within walking distance to the Los Angeles Convention Center as well as being in close proximity to many leisure attractions including the L.A. Live Complex, Walt Disney Concert Hall, and the Museum of Contemporary Art.
“We are delighted to welcome guests and the community to our reimagined hotel,” said Althea Abdallah, General Manager. “The all new Hilton Checkers celebrates its historic past while delighting guests with every modern convenience and service. The hotel creates a unique experience which enables guests to appreciate and enjoy the iconic history and glamor of Los Angeles,” added Ms. Abdallah.
About Hilton Checkers Los Angeles
Located at 535 South Grand Avenue, the Hilton Checkers is a boutique property in the heart of downtown Los Angeles. The hotel occupies an historical building that dates back to the 1920s. A favorite feature includes the stunning rooftop deck showcasing a breathtaking view of the Los Angeles skyline, perfect for dinners, receptions, or romantic evenings for two.
Guests may select from the newly refurbished 193 luxurious guestrooms and suites that feature contemporary amenities such as 42-inch HDTVs, large marble desks, comfortable leather desk chairs, and wireless Internet connections, while suites offer luxurious spa-style marble bathrooms, with plantation shutters, overlooking Los Angeles.
For dining, the hotel offers Checkers Downtown Restaurant rated by Gourmet Magazine & Zagat as one of the finest dining rooms in Los Angeles, as well as its newest addition, the “1927 Bar+Kitchen”. Checkers Downtown is open for breakfast, while the “1927 Bar+Kitchen” is open for casual fare at lunch, dinner, or for late-night dining. “1927 Bar+Kitchen” is the perfect place to enjoy a signature craft cocktail or one of the special features during their daily happy hour from 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM.
The Hilton Checkers is located in the heart of the business and financial districts of downtown Los Angeles and is approximately 20 minutes from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX). The hotel is easily accessed from the Harbor Freeway (I-110) or Hollywood Freeway (US-101) and offers valet parking. For more information and reservations visit www.hilton.com or call 213-624-0000.