The Historic Hillcrest Apartments
241 16th St,
The Hillcrest Hotel, also known as the Hillcrest Arms Apartment Hotel, is a historic building in Toledo, Ohio, USA. It has nine floors and was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1998. It is located at 1601-1621 Madison Avenue.
The Hillcrest was built in 1929. Authors, artists, and business people stayed in the hotel, including Amelia Earhart in 1933. She had an arrow painted on the roof to assist pilots in locating the local airfield at the time, Metcalf Field.
The hotel was converted to an apartment building in 1999, and is currently undergoing a renovation of the common areas as well as the apartments. The Historic Hillcrest Apartments, as it is known today, is situated in the center of Uptown; Toledo's most eclectic neighborhood. Walk to Mano's, Manhattan's, OT, Wesley's, Bretz, 5/3 Field, The Toledo Museum of Art and many more!