Prescott in Yavapai County, Arizona — The American Mountains (Southwest)
The Hotel Vendome was advertised as an "attractive small hotel with 30 rooms and 16 baths, wide verandas upstairs and down, attractive lobby, hot and cold water in all rooms, night and day phone service with buzzers in all rooms, excellent steam heat, free parking, one-half block from the Plaza, one block east of Highway 89, rates are reasonable with $1.50 single and $2.50 double". One of the Hotel Vendome's more famous guests was Tom Mix, who rented a room by the year.
Erected by The City of Prescott.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Architecture • Industry & Commerce. A significant historical month for this entry is November 1917.
Location. 34° 32.338′ N, 112° 28.135′ W. Marker is in Prescott, Arizona, in Yavapai County. Marker is on Cortez Street, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 230 S Cortez St, Prescott AZ 86301, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Bicentennial Tree (a few steps from this marker); Site of Howey's Hall (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Prescott (about 300 feet away); City Jail and Firehouse (about 400 feet away); Ruffner Plaza Stables (about 400 feet away); Our Creeks are Alive! (about 500 feet away); The Fire of 1900 (about 500 feet away); Site of Goldwater Brothers Mercantile (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Prescott.
Regarding Hotel Vendome. The Hotel Vendome was placed on the National Register of Historic Places on November 25, 1983.
Also see . . . The Hotel Vendome Official Website. Includes a short history of the hotel. (Submitted on May 11, 2009, by Syd Whittle of Mesa, Arizona.)
Additional keywords. Hotel
Credits. This page was last revised on November 2, 2019. It was originally submitted on May 10, 2009, by Joseph Cavinato of Fountain Hills, Arizona. This page has been viewed 1,413 times since then and 12 times this year. Last updated on May 11, 2009, by Joseph Cavinato of Fountain Hills, Arizona. Photos: 1. submitted on May 10, 2009, by Joseph Cavinato of Fountain Hills, Arizona. 2. submitted on June 27, 2009, by Joseph Cavinato of Fountain Hills, Arizona. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.