Basic Site Details

Name: Hotel Santa Catalina
Town, district or village: Las Palmas
Island: Gran Canaria
City or county:  
Country: Canary Isands
Grid ref:
Notes: Norman Wright was the site architect. The blueprints for the original hotel survive at Las Palmas.

Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 1Hotel  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 418871889  
Item 2 of 41890 Design exhibited 
Item 3 of 41922  Hotel closed
Item 4 of 41941  Hotel demolished and new and taller hotel built on foundations


Design and Construction

The following individuals or organisations have carried out design/construction work. Where architects or practices worked together, matching letters appear beside their names in the Partnership Group column.
 NameRolePartnership GroupFromToNotes
Item 1 of 1James Marjoribanks MacLarenArchitect 18871889 


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Canary Islands Company 


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 2Calder, Alan2003James MacLaren: Arts and Crafts Pioneer Donington: Shaun Tyasp139 et seq.
Item 2 of 2Graves, Algernon1905The Royal Academy of Arts: a complete dictionary of exhibitors and their works…1905-6London: Graves and Bell1890, no 1931