Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA (PRWEB) May 09, 2012
La Playa Carmel, Carmel-by-the-Seas newest luxury boutique hotel is also one of its oldest, most cherished landmarks, harkening back to the hamlets heritage as an affluent artists community. Originally built in 1905 by California landscape artist Christian Jorgenson as a gift for his wife, La Playa has enjoyed a long and beloved history as the Grand Dame of the scenic seaside community, ensconced in a celebrated residential neighborhood, just two charming blocks from the center of town and the beach, and close to several desirable Carmel, CA restaurants. The mansion was converted into a hotel in 1916 and has remained a Monterey romantic getaway for the past century. Now, under the careful stewardship of Grossman Company Properties and Classic Hotels & Resorts, La Playa has been thoughtfully renovated and modernized, with no detail overlooked, positioning the hotel for success for the next 100 years.
When La Playa Carmel opens its doors in August 2012 after a multi-million dollar renovation, loyal guests will find all of the original old-California charm intact, but will instantly notice many upgrades. The Lobby, Library, Bar and Lounge and each of the 75 guest rooms have been transformed with new contemporary coastal style. In addition to the chic guestroom d