EL CORTEZ 701...TURN-KEY Unique rarely available 805sf 1-Bed layout in San Diego's iconic pre-War Landmark Hotel. One of Original 85 Apartments (701-901 Corner Stack) w/picturesque Bay & City Views. Meticulous Light Bright White NYC Chic Renovation offering 9ft ceilings, vast windows, graceful Baseboards, Crown Molding, stylish New Marble Kitchen, Walk-In Master Closet. Modern Hi-Rise Elements, Historical Designation, Mills Act & ready for immediate Move-In. Convenient WALK TO ALL Neighborhood, Freeway Close. Imagine the early days & peaceful tranquil life atop Cortez Hill. EL CORTEZ Condominiums are located inside one of San Diego's oldest & most treasured Downtown Hotels. Completed in 1927 with characteristics reminiscent of Spanish Colonial Revival Architecture, EL CORTEZ dominated our City Skyline as the tallest building (now 31st) & was famous for offering Int'l Guests, Dignitaries & Hollywood Celebrities its array of 85 sophisticated Apartment Suites & 32 glamorous Hotel Rooms. The ornate DON ROOM, 200-seat AZTEC Dining Room & art-deco style SKY ROOM reflected opulence & an outstanding eating rendezvous. In 1937, the red neon EL CORTEZ was installed, illuminating the Landmark for miles Day & Night. In 2002, EL CORTEZ was added to National Register of Historic Places for its impact on Architecture & Engineering. In 2004, a massive renovation brought building & 85 urban residences up to modern standards.