The Hyatt Regency Century Plaza Hotel: Saying Goodbye to an Icon

One of the modern suites we stayed in at the Century Plaza Hoel
One of the lovely modern design suites we stayed in at the Century Plaza Hotel in Century City, California


I never thought it was possible to have a relationship with a hotel, but we certainly have had a beautiful association with the Hyatt Regency Century Plaza Hotel also known as the “Century Plaza” for several years.

Century Plaza
One of the unique light fixtures high above the lobby/bar.


Unfortunately, those days are over because on March 1, 2016, the 49-year-old Century Plaza in Century City, CA will no longer exist. So sad but true. The unique property has been sold and there are tremendous redevelopment plans ready to begin. There will be new towers, a new lobby, new owners and I am sure it will be extraordinary, just not the same as it always has been. It is time to say goodbye to a glamorous icon and hello to change. Change is inevitable, but it makes me sad that such a special place will now be gone forever.

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