Westin Bonaventure Hotel and Suites, Los Angeles, CA
404 South Figueroa Street
Los Angeles, CA 90071
The Westin Bonaventure is a postmodern structure designed by John C. Portman, Jr. and built between 1974 and 1976. It has 1,354 rooms and 135 suites on 35 floors. The glass elevators are especially notable.
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