Le Meridien, Arcadia, CA

Le Meridien delivers a distinct, multi-functional event destination and four-star hotel experience in Southern California ideal for the sophisticated urban traveler.  Located in Pasadena Arcadia the hotel design combines modernist features with Art Deco elements inspired by the nearby Santa Anita race track. The building incorporates glass elements that glow at night, surrounded by lush gardens against the backdrop of the San Gabriel Mountains.The property features 234 hotel rooms and 14,000 square feet of stylish event space.

Winner of the distinguished International Hotel & Property Awards Hotel – Over 200 Rooms Global 2022 Winner.  View the award winning submission here.

Lighting Designer: First Circle Design Inc.

Architect: Architects Orange

Contractor: Snyder Langston

Photography: Lime Leaf Studios

International Hotel & Property Awards - Gold Medal
When you need a flexible, yet powerful solution to be as creative as you are - you select the DURAFLEX NEON light strip series to deliver a flexible and consistent light source for your interior or exterior needs. DURAFLEX NEON Side profile was used to bring this work of art on the front of the hotel to life. The flexible strand was installed in curved channels that followed the curvature and facade of the building. The energy efficient domed profile direct view flexible light is perfect for curved applications and delivers a consistent and seamless line of light. DURAFLEX NEON SIDE
The powerful DART MAXI floodlight is mounted on adjacent poles to illuminate the front facade and provide the overall iconic "gold" glow. DART MAXI
The hotel courtyard is perfect for gatherings, special events or a casual afternoon or evenings outside. As the evening dawns, the steps become softly illuminated with DURAFLEX NEON SIDE profile to deliver both a pedestrian pathway and beautiful accent lighting that doesn't disrupt the surrounding landscape or event decor accents. DURATAPE ESSENTIAL WHITE ES
The exterior pool deck featured the BULLETTO Floodlight projector floodlights mounted on the surrounding palms with our tree strap mount accessory to provide illumination on the pedestrian paths. Used along side is the JUPITER inground luminaire that provides uplight illumination on the landscape plantings. BULLETTO MINI
Le Meridien Hub is a modern reinterpretation of the traditional hotel lobby and offers an array of opportunities for guests to gather, connect and simply savor the moment. The common areas also feature Longitude 118 and their tradition-worthy bespoke high tea and high balls program.The design team used DURATAPE ES throughout the property in coves, under toe kicks, and as a recessed highlight in the modern lobby feature wall. DURATAPE ESSENTIAL WHITE ES
The JUPITER delivers the ideal solution for when you need a recessed solution with precise beams with minimal depth. The JUPITER is available in the JUPITER 3" or the JUPITER MINI 2" option with both featuring a lenticular type optic that makes it possible to obtain defined, precise beams. The beveled trim features no visible screws or hardware, while still retaining a drive over rating. It is easy to install and has a minimal installation depth and is equipped with an optional hex louver or an asymmetrical screen. Versatile for both indoor and outdoor applications. JUPITER