December 23, 2007


Filed under: Downtown — lessie @ 2:36 pm

The Chiquola Hotel. I had passed it many times, before its rennovation began, and never recognized it as a hotel or even a unified building. The area above just looked like a series of storefronts to me. The transformation is amazing. It is an incredible addition to Anderson’s downtown. Kudos to the developers. I sincerely hope you make your investment back many times over. The rennovation is close to completion, with luxury condos, a Chiquola Club, and a fine restaurant within. Most of the condos appear sold, and the club is said to be already open.

One interesting point. I was tickled to see this old postcard of the Chiquola. In 1889 when the hotel opened, a street ran in front of that beautiful front entryway and balcony!



  1. Je te souhaite un JOYEUX NOEL et te propose de venir chanter Noel sur mon DP BLOG D’EVRY. Bonnes Fêtes.

    I wish you all a MERRY CHRISTMAS and invites you to come sing on my DP Noel D’EVRY BLOG. Happy Holidays.

    Comment by Olivier — December 24, 2007 @ 11:13 am

  2. wishing you and your family the love, blessings, and warmest cheers of the holidays. mErRy ChRiStMaS!!!

    i heart manila

    Comment by pusa — December 24, 2007 @ 2:29 pm

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