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. The Hotel Vendome was restored and modernized in 1983 and is listed in the National Register of Historic Places.
Erected by The City of Prescott.
Location. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 230 S. Cortez St., Prescott AZ 86301, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The International Society of Arboriculture and the National Arborist Association (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); The Fire of 1900 (about 500 feet away); Site of Goldwater Brothers Mercantile (about 700 feet away); Prescott's Beginnings: The First Mining District in Yavapai County (approx. 0.2 miles 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 El Dorado Hills, California.)
Additional keywords. Hotel
Categories. • 20th Century • Notable Buildings •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 10, 2009, by Joseph Cavinato of Fountain Hills, Arizona. This page has been viewed 1,325 times since then and 18 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.