Address: 928 Main St | Neighbourhood: Hastings-Chinatown | Established: Unknown | Currently: Property of MOV
Image of the American Hotel Exterior

The American Hotel had been a single-room occupancy hotel for years when its tenants were evicted in the mid-2000s. In 2011, the Electric Owl nightclub moved in downstairs and the newly renovated hotel agreed to reserve a small number of rooms for low-income residents.

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