Boca Raton Resort and Club 2

Manufacturer: Sterling China
User: Boca Raton Resort & Club
Date of plate: 1986 - 60th Anniversary of the Resort and Original Service Plate
Notes: Modeled after a Spanish Castle, the 100-room private club was founded as "The Cloister Inn" and opened on February 6, 1926. In 1930, after 8 million dollars of renovations, The Cloister Inn reopened as the exclusive Boca Raton Hotel & Club -- one of the worlds foremost" Gentlemen's Clubs." It was used by the U.S. Army in WWII. First advertised in the 1945 HRB, "Formerly a private club, now open to a discerning clientele."

Click here for the club's website to read a detailed history of the venue.

See also:
Boca Raton Resort and Club Scammell China pattern.









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