Andaz Hotel by Hyatt
PALM SPRINGS, CA
ESTIMATED COMPLETION: Spring 2019
Andaz Hotel by Hyatt is a high-end boutique hotel of 150 keys located in the heart of Downtown Palm Springs. Andaz is located upon an elevated podium overlooking 32,000 square feet of restaurants and lifestyle retail along iconic Palm Canyon Drive. The elevated pool and bar areas offer spacious views of the mountains and compliment the vibrant culture of Downtown Palm Springs.
The Commissary at The Groves
Estimated completion: Spring 2020
This project site is actually the 126-year-old former Whittier State School and Correctional Facility which, in the 1960s, was transformed into a Protestant Chapel. SMS Architects has designed what will specifically become The Commissary at The Groves, a historical restoration which is to be listed on the National Register of Historic Places. The overall site will see the development of 700 homes, new neighborhood parks, and 150,000 square feet of retail and restaurant space. This community center will be available for use not only by the residents of The Groves but also by the residents of the city of Whittier as a whole.
Estimated completion: Winter 2018
El Pescador Mexican restaurant is currently being totally remodeled according to a Moroccan/Mediterranean inspired design. This new restaurant space will feature a full bar, a chic lounge, and a cozy outdoor patio space. The patio will be brand new and intimately feature a beautiful fireplace providing the perfect outdoor ambiance for having dinner and cocktails with friends & family.
Long Beach, CA
Estimated Completion: fall 2018
This Belmont Shore fish taco restaurant on 2nd Street in Long Beach is being remodeled and remastered into Julio's, a space of casual elegance which will feature wood entry doors and weathered metal panels improving overall the restaurant, bar, and fireplace-equipped patio.
Avenue Theater, Crawford Brewery & Rockwell
Estimated completion: early 2019
This mixed-use venue will feature the Avenue Theater, Crawford Brwery, and Rockwell nightclub. Fun Fact: The Crawford Brewery is named in honor of Downey, California history since "Crawford Street" was the original name for Downey Avenue! Also, the original "Avenue Theater" sign and marquee will be maintained, making this project one for the history books.