LAKELAND, FLORIDA PROPERTY EST. 1924 The flourishing railroad and real estate industries in Florida in the early part of the 20th century gave rise to booming tourism, and to welcome the Sunshine State’s many visitors in style, Lakeland’s Terrace Hotel opened its elegant doors in 1924. It was the city’s first grand hotel, the first high-rise building, and, thanks to the recent invention of air-conditioning, one of the first year-round hotels in Florida. During its heyday in the 1940s and 1950s, The Terrace was the vacation spot of celebrated figures such as Henry Ford, Frank Sinatra, and Frank Lloyd Wright. In 1999, a $10 million renovation restored the hotel’s Mediterranean beauty and classical features and ushered The Terrace into a period of modern elegance and contemporary service. Throughout the 1930s and 1940s, The Terrace Hotel was the winter home of the Detroit Tigers, who trained on Lakeland’s Henley Field. CONVERTED HOTEL CLASSIC SERVICE TRADITIONAL DÉCOR RENAISSANCE REVIVAL AMENITIES 88 spacious guestrooms, including 15 suites. Each with plush cotton bathrobes, spacious workstation, personal safe, complimentary high-speed Internet access, nightly turndown service, and daily newspaper. Complimentary valet parking available. DINING The Terrace Grille is one of central Florida’s finest restaurants. It features casual breakfasts, leisurely luncheons, and elegant dinners amid historic charm and architecture, including restored ceilings, period fixtures, black and white tiled floors, floor-to-ceiling French windows, and views of the hotel’s magnificent lobby. The Terrace Bar serves light meals and cocktails. LOCATION On scenic Lake Mirror in Lakeland’s business and shopping district; midway between Tampa and Orlando and 45 minutes from all of central Florida’s major attractions. Near Lakeland Center and Florida Southern College, home of the world’s largest collection of Frank Lloyd Wright-designed buildings. Lakeland Linder Regional Airport: 7 miles, 15 minutes. 329 East Main Street Lakeland, FL 33801 T 863.603.5400
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