Turns out...not! This is actually the re-design of a Quality Inn in Southern California by designer Julie Khuu, a Season 5 HGTV Design Star alum. It seems that the budget-minded chain is in the process of rebranding their properties as "boutique" accommodations, and they asked Julie to put her stamp on this downtown Pasadena location.
What do you think? Do you like the new design? Does it make you want to stay at a Quality Inn in the future? Read More About the Project: • Pasadena Hotel Project- The Reveal • Pasadena Hotel Project- Before and After Via: Desire to Inspire (Images: 1-3. Julie Khuu, 4-5. Desire to Inspire)