800 E. Ocean Blvd, Long Beach Ca 90802
The Villa Riviera is one of Long Beach’s most prominent high rise buildings. Located at 800 E. Ocean Blvd, this historic High rise is commonly referred to as the building with “the green roof”. In fact that green roof is actually 30ft high and is capped by a 60ft tower that further adds to the prominence of the building. The details don’t stop at the towering roof as you will find details such as Gargoyles carefully perched on the roof line which is a style that further illustrates it’s homage to French Gothic architecture. The Villa Riviera, originally constructed in 1928, began its life as a hotel. Though a hotel for many years, it was converted to condos in 1991 and has been a prominent fixture for many years.
Occupying the location of Ocean Blvd and Alamitos Ave it has some of the most stunning city views and Ocean views of any building. Being 16 stories high it commands a wonderful presence in the Long Beach skyline that attracts visitors as well as future residents. This building is a registered historic building under the Mills Act which provides significant tax savings.
Located at 800 E. Ocean Blvd, this historic High rise is commonly referred to as the building with “the green roof”.
The Villa Riviera has a variety of floor plans available. From studios that can be just under 300 sq ft to larger 1 and 2 bedroom properties that can be over 1,200 sq ft you will have a variety of units to evaluate as you consider which one could be the best condo for your goals. Some of the most common sizes that you will find available will often be between 839 sq ft and 880 sq ft. Common to all condos will be the aspect of community laundry. After all it is a building that has some age to it, so inside laundry was not part of the plan when it was constructed in 1928. Parking here is limited and you will more than likely be on a waiting list to have a secured spot.
With over 134 condos in the building you will want to keep an eye on what is available here using our Hot List or the Free Long Beach MLS to help you find a unit that will meet your goals and exceed your expectations. Ocean view condos are the most difficult to come by and often do not last long on the market.
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