BLOG: Your Private Urban Outdoors
Southern California living means that you get to keep an extra and enviable dose of sunshine even when other people’s “summer” is technically over. The challenge is to maximize your enjoyment of the often-golden weather.
For those living at 888 at Grand Hope Park, the coveted Downtown Los Angeles luxury rental complex on Hope and 9th Street, the feeling of endless summer is enhanced by the non-stop resort experience, in the form of an exclusive amenities deck called PARK 888 custom-designed by Studio-MLA. Alfresco dining areas, an outdoor cinema, and a cabana-lined resort-style pool are just a few of the extras that offer an everyday escape just a few stories from your living quarters.
Few other DTLA rentals can resolve the seeming contradiction of an “urban resort” at the height of style like 888 at Grand Hope Park. Boasting three levels of indoor and outdoor amenities, this sophisticated downtown luxury community makes a compelling case for giving its residents the option of leaving their cars in the private porte-cochere and staying home for a day of well-appointed fun in the sun.
The 8th-floor amenities deck is accessed via the Park Lounge, a clubhouse with modernist design touches that was created for socializing, coworking, and entertaining. Next to it, the window-walled Fitness Center is equipped with Peloton bikes and a private yoga studio, an exclusive retreat for those living at these DTLA luxury rentals.
The iconic Los Angeles sunlight will welcome you to the outdoor amenities deck, called PARK 888 leading you toward the custom landscaping of imported full grown trees resembling a miniature woodland forest inspired by the San Gabriel Mountains To one side, you’ll find the dog park, where the four-legged residents of 888 at Grand Hope Park can socialize and make new furry-friends. For needs beyond exercise and socializing, the community also offers a pet store at retail level of the parking level. Opposite the dog park, an outdoor cinema and bar area will fulfill your dream of watching blockbusters, indie fare, and arthouse classics under the cinematic star-filled sky of Los Angeles.
Another attraction of Park 888 is the resort-style pool, surrounded by private cabanas and crafted with an extended in-water lounging edge perfect for maximum socializing. This pool makes the downtown luxury rentals at 888 at Grand Hope Park your private resort—a true urban oasis right at the center of the up-and-coming, vibrant South Park neighborhood.
The area also features a place for outdoor lawn games like croquet and table tennis, and a dining grove perfect for summer-style BBQ, complete with a kitchen island and bench style dining. Your own loft-style apartment might be ideal for formal entertaining, but the dining grove offers a wonderful option to enjoy outodoor informal grilling that is just right for hosting friends and family without the pressures of a fully planned meal.
For Rooftop vibes at 888 at Grand Hope Park—Above 888— is a penthouse terrace lounge (outfitted with an exhibition kitchen) that is exclusive to residents of the DTLA luxury rental complex. The wraparound terrace doubles as a sundeck during the day—ideal for epic brunches with panoramic views of Downtown—or provides a luxurious setting during sunset hour for cocktails through the evening. At Above 888, “every hour is happy hour.”
With over 30,000 square feet, the sprawling PARK 888 is the largest private resort park at any rental address in Los Angeles. It is no exaggeration to say that the resort experience at 888 at Grand Hope Park is unique in the newly redeveloped DTLA. The services and amenities offer residents sanctuary, fun, and the daily opportunity to celebrate the sun as part of their urban lifestyle.