Chautauqua Institution Athenaeum Hotel: Room Upgrades

Over the past few years, HHL has done multiple room upgrades at Chautauqua’s historic Athenaeum Hotel. The first, in 2013, included the renovation of five guest rooms, while the second was done in 2017, and included ten guest rooms. All rooms were evaluated for code compliance and brought up to meet code where necessary. Renovations..

Chautauqua Institution Athenaeum Hotel: Lobby Upgrades

This interior design renovation project at the Athenaeum Hotel encompassed the historic hotel lobby and reception spaces. Phase I of the project included a new interior color scheme to brighten the space, a mix of contemporary and classic furnishings, and drapery which refresh the look and feel of the lobby while preserving the historic character..

Buffalo Waterfront Restaurant Concept

HHL Architects designed this concept waterfront restaurant and banquet facility to replace the former “Crawdaddy’s” restaurant which was demolished. The design incorporated a series of balconies and decks which cascaded toward the water’s edge to maximize views and the experience of escaping to the waterfront within the city. The ground floor is designed to be..

Beaver Island State Park Pro Shop

The golf Pro Shop building at Beaver Island Golf Course, within Beaver Island State Park was designed to replace the previous building that was leveled by fire in early May 2012. The new construction building is comprised of a dining room, golf pro shop and park offices with accessory use spaces. The building has multiple..

Shenandoah National Park Big Meadows Wayside & Skyland Lodge

HHL provided architectural and finish selection services for the renovation of 48 guest rooms operated by Delaware North at Big Meadows Wayside, within Shenandoah National Park. New flooring, furniture, artwork, and bathroom fixtures were included to refresh the guest rooms, and ten rooms were retrofitted to meet ADA compliance standards. HHL coordinated its design approach..

Seneca Niagara Resort & Casino: The Western Door Steakhouse

Teaming with New York City based design studio ICRAVE, HHL Architects designed and renovated The Western Door Steakhouse at the Seneca Niagara Resort & Casino. Aiming to attract a younger audience, the venue was redesigned to provide a modern, timeless atmosphere. The 185-seat restaurant allows guests enjoy the casino’s energy from the comfort of an..

The Park Country Club of Buffalo: Locker Rooms Modernization

Following the successful 2013 West End Modernization project, the Park Country Club determined that a complete renovation of the men’s and women’s locker rooms was necessary. The men’s card room was expanded in size to suit member demand. A women’s card room/lounge area was carved out of the modest footprint. The 600+ oak lockers in..

The Park Country Club of Buffalo: Facilities Conditions Study Update

In January 2015, HHL Architects updated the 2008 Facilities Conditions Study for The Park Country Club. The extent of the facilities included the site, the 1927-built English Scholastic Style Clubhouse, all accessory buildings (pool bath house, grounds maintenance facilities, golf course), including vehicle and foot-bridges on the course. Designed by renowned clubhouse architect Clifford C...

The Park Country Club of Buffalo: Expansion & Renovations Study

In 2011, HHL was commissioned to prepare a design study for potential expansion and renovations to The Park Country Club main clubhouse. The study presented a proposed 5,300 square foot addition and interior renovations to the 1927-built English Scholastic Style Clubhouse. The club’s desire was for increased casual dining/bar space and capacity. The HHL design..