Hoover Hotel

  • Whittier, CA
  • Vista Communities + LINC Housing
  • Killefer Flammang Architects

The historic Hoover Hotel, under strict State and Federal historic guidelines, underwent a $3.83 million, 50-unit conversion and renovation. The project had to meet strict state and federal historic guidelines. Dreyfuss updated mechanical, electrical and plumbing systems, adapted floor plans from single hotel rooms to functional apartment spaces. Modern fire-life safety and emergency call systems were installed. Restoration included revealing and restoring exquisite tiling made visible for the first time in decades, renewing original balconies and casement windows and refurbishing the iconic entrance canopy.