Award winning Hotel Constance

The Hotel Constance on East Colorado Boulevard is among several properties Thursday chosen to receive Pasadena's 2015 Historic Preservation Award. 

The hotel, originally built in 1926, went through a $60 million makeover.  Completed in 2014, the venerable building reemerged as the dusitD2 Hotel Constance.

It was completely renovated and modernized into a boutique hotel inside while keeping many original features outside as well as inside. With its unique bluRoom cocktail lounge, the hotel has been described as both contemporary and historically significant.