Monrovia, California: Aztec Hotel

Town's most ornate hotel, inside and out, opened in 1925. Mayan Revival architecture with furnishings and details mixing Aztec, Inca, and Toltec art. Aztec mural by James Korn. 44 rooms, Mayan Room Restaurant, and an old bar.

Address:
311 W. Foothill Blvd, Monrovia, CA
Directions:
North side of W. Foothill Blvd at Magnolia Ave.
Phone:
626-256-1116
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Aztec Hotel

Quirky former hotel with pseudo-Aztec stylings on its facade. Definitely an eye-catcher as you pass. It's one of those "What were they thinking?" moments.

[George Waters, 04/05/2021]

It grabbed your attention; we suspect that's what they were thinking. Built in 1925, the hotel was part of the short-lived fashion of Mayan Revival architecture.


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