What Was and What's Coming to 2nd & PCH in Long Beach
By Shannon Jones, Long Beach CA Real Estate
(The Shannon Jones Team)
The demolition of the SeaPort Marina Hotel at the end of 2017 made way for the widely anticipated 2nd & PCH commercial development.To the surprise of some locals, the Los Angeles Times recently featured the project, which is scheduled for a grand opening in June 2019. The complex will add 95,000 square feet of retail, 70,000 square feet of restaurant space, and will be anchored by a 55,000-square-foot Whole Foods.An aerial video posted on the project’s Facebook page in December showed demolition of the old hotel. With construction underway, we thought it would be prudent to take a look back at what was at 2nd & PCH and what’s coming to the site.What Was There SeaPort Marina Hotel opened in 1963, boasting it could host hundreds of international guests for that year’s World’s Fair, which ...