Morrison Hotel Album Cover

Former Location –
The actual Morrison Hotel is where the cover of The Doors’ fifth studio album,”Morrison Hotel” was shot in 1969 by famous rock and roll photographer Henry Diltz.

The rear cover features a photograph of the Hard Rock Café on 300 East 5th Street, Los Angeles.

The Doors recorded the album at Elektra Records in November of 1969. Morrison Hotel has two separately titled sides; Side One: “Hard Rock Cafe” and side two: “Morrison Hotel“. The album peaked at number four on the Billboard 200.


Side A: Hard Rock Café
Roadhouse Blues
Waiting for the Sun
You Make Me Real
Peace Frog
Blue Sunday
Ship of Fools

Side B: Morrison Hotel
Land Ho!
The Spy Morrison
Queen of the Highway
Indian Summer
Maggie M’Gill


Doors Discography

1967 – The Doors
1967 – Strange Days
1968 – Waiting for the Sun
1969 – The Soft Parade
1970 – Morrison Hotel
1971 – L.A. Woman
1971 – Other Voices
1972 – Full Circle
1978 – An American Prayer

Morrison Hotel
1246 S Hope St
Los Angeles, CA 90015