The Camarillo State Mental Hospital
facility in Camarillo
It is famous for housing
musicians Charlie Parker
(1940's) and Steve Mann
during their rehabilitations
from drug addiction
wrote Relaxin' at Camarillo
in honor of his time there.
It's very possible that Camarillo is the Hotel
referred to by The Eagles
There must be a very interesting history to the place.
The hospital was closed circa 1997 when it became the
site of the California
State University Northridge at Channel Islands.
Camarillo is a smallish California city in
Ventura County located on US 101
about halfway between Santa Barbara and