Grand Design

Two proposed Santa Monica hotels

From time to time, we try to give you a sense of the scale of the UCLA Grand Hotel project.  A developer is proposing two hotels in downtown Santa Monica.  Combined, they are roughly the size of the Grand Hotel.  So imagining them squeezed together will give you a sense of the size of the project.  

You can also get a sense by looking at the current construction site in terms of area covered. 

But don’t worry about the cost: