Tag: spa

July 23, 2015 /
September 11, 2014 /

Who danced and dined here? Just about everybody. A couple from the 1930’s: The room was redesigned in 1934 by Mary Jeffras: The crowd could have contained anyone… Joan Crawford, Clara Bow, Charlie Chaplin, Cary Grant…

September 11, 2014 /

From 1921 until 1989 the Ambassador Hotel was THE place to be in Hollywood. It housed dignitaries and stars and in-laws, and played hosts to weddings and the Academy Awards. It had a post office, a spa, a barbershop, restaurants, and of course – the famous Cocoanut Grove. It saw…

March 19, 2014 /
December 19, 2012 /

The Disney’s at a ranch in Palm Springs – 1948:

November 19, 2012 /

Okay, let’s be kind and call this fanciful — where even your pooch can get a shampoo and a pedicure: –