Old Town Is Getting a New Luxury Hotel and Mexican Restaurant in April

Right now, it's a lot of sawdust and ladders. But on April 5, it will open as downtown Portland's newest hotel. The 120-room Hi-Lo hotel,  at Southwest 3rd and Stark, is oddly suited to ...


Solaire, Restaurant Review: Chic decor, cool cuisine at Solaire in Hotel Paradox

SANTA CRUZ >> What’s in a name? Well, Hotel Paradox does a good job of living up to its moniker, mingling modern and rustic — and making it work. Located on an unremarkable stretch ...


The Silk Mill has deep roots in Petaluma’s history

Petaluma’s old Silk Mill, the beautiful brick building on Lakeville Street that’s desperately in need of restoration, has a history almost as deep as the city itself. Constructed in 1892 ...


One of downtown's newest hotels will open in early 2017

One of Portland's newest hotels will open its doors above one of the city's oldest restaurants in early 2017. The Hi-Lo Hotel, from Marriott International's Autograph Collection of ...


New Palo Alto hotel keen on hip, young guests

When workers put the finishing touches on Palo Alto's newest hotel at the end of this month, they will install erasable whiteboards, Nintendo Wii systems and a self-service bar operating on an ...


Petaluma’s Silk Mill getting a makeover

Once feared to be at risk of destruction from a combination of age, vandalism and neglect, Petaluma’s iconic silk mill building is getting a major seismic overhaul on its way to a new life as a ...


Hotel in Petaluma Silk Mill building set to open in September

Sparks were flying on the first floor of Petaluma’s old brick silk mill Tuesday afternoon as construction crews took advantage of a rare dry day to make progress on its conversion into a ...


BPR finds niche in hotel turnarounds

His father developed hotels under the Best Western name in the 1980s, and as a child, Patel would shadow his father around the properties on the weekends, getting an up-close view of the inner ...


Hotel Paradox

Supernatural Modernism and nature form a dramatic alliance in the design and concept of the new Hotel Paradox in Santa Cruz. San Francisco interior designer David Oldroyd, a principal with ODADA ...


Interior Design

A 1960's hotel turned student housing that fell into yellow-painted dereliction - such was the downward trajectory of a two-building complex in Santa Cruz, California. Totaling 116,300 square ...

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