Sunday, November 21, 2010

79. Cincinnatian Hotel

Designed by Samuel Hannaford and built in 1882, the Cincinnatian Hotel got its start as the Palace Hotel. The Palace is of a French Second Empire Design and was designed as a Grand Hotel. At the time it was built, it was the tallest building in the city. At the time it was built, the hotel featured 300 guest rooms with shared bathrooms. The hotel underwent renovations in 1987 and the number of rooms was reduced to 146 rooms and seven suites. The hotel has maintained its original charm and also includes a restaurant called the Palace Restaurant and the Cricket Lounge. The Cincinnatian is on the National Register of Historic Places.

The Cincinnatian Hotel
601 Vine Street, Downtown

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