The Hollywood Tower
The Hollywood Tower, originally known as La Belle Tour, is a world famous apartment building placed on the National Register of Historical places in 1988. This beautiful building was built in 1929. For many years, actor George Raft owned and lived in the building and the tower was one of the most popular hangouts among celebrities in Hollywood. Today, the Hollywood Tower has been renovated in a way that blends modern style with the historic charm of the original design.
Backstory and Context
The building has had many owners over the years, some of whom made improvements and renovations. The tower is believed to be the model for Disney's Twilight Zone Tower of Terror attraction. It no longer serves as hotel.