• Atlanta's Artmore Hotel

    The Artmore Hotel still has stucco exterior walls and a red tile roof true to the vision of architects Barney Havis and Augustus Constantine. The team designed the Spanish Colonial building in 1924;…   See the Image

  • Atlanta's Artmore Hotel, Cocktail Garden

    Instead of ripping out walls or tearing down anything, a simple weatherproof party tent was placed outside the right front of the hotel to accommodate large parties or locals with pets.    See the Image

  • Atlanta's Artmore Hotel, Lounge

    The hotel's lounge doesn't reflect the original design concept and some former residents may have something to say about that. One of the early tenants of the Granada Apartments was Atlanta native…   See the Image

  • Kansas City's Raphael Hotel, Presidential Bedroom

    Before this room played host to the likes of Carol Burnett, Kanye West, Bill Cosby, Caroline Kennedy, Bernadette Peters, Rachel Ray, Giada DiLaurentis or Frank Zappa, someone called it home…   See the Image

  • Kansas City's Raphael Hotel, King Suite

    What was once a Kansas City apartment building is now one of the most celebrated boutique hotels in the Midwest. This is the bedroom in one of the king bedroom suites.   See the Image

  • Kansas City's Raphael Hotel, Front Door

    We love all the detail and attention that went into the hotel's renovation, like the Art Deco-inspired flourishes painted outside one of the suite's front doors.    See the Image

  • Kansas City's Raphael Hotel, Circa 1940

    In 1927, the McCanles Building Company commissioned architect Alonzo Gentry to design a luxury apartment building to complement the Spanish and Mediterranean style of the adjacent Country Club Plaza.…   See the Image

  • Kansas City's Raphael Hotel, Chaz Lounge

    Located in the basement of the building, Chaz on the Plaza, the hotel's restaurant and lounge, was a beauty salon from 1935 to 1974 when the building was the Villa Serena Apartments. Legend has…   See the Image

  • Kansas City's Raphael Hotel, Lobby

    In 2006 the hotel went through a top to bottom renovation keeping in mind the building's rich historic past. It was named to the National Register of Historic Places in 2009.   See the Image

  • Kansas City's Raphael Hotel, Circa 2014

    Installed in 1976, “The Boy with The Thorn” statue in the hotel's courtyard is by sculptor Bernard Zuckermann, a replica of the original housed in the Uffizi Gallery in Florence, Italy. The sculpture…   See the Image