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Known as ‘The Pink Palace’, the Beverly Hills Hotel opened in 1912 when there was not even a city called Beverly Hills yet, hosting the world’s elite with its excellent service ever since. The hotel is located on glamorous Sunset Boulevard in the heart of Beverly Hills, surrounded by acres of lush tropical gardens.
There are 208 elegant guest rooms and suites including 23 bungalows. The spacious rooms and suites feature marble bathrooms, kitchens, fireplaces, private garden patios and balconies with beautiful views of the palm lined avenues of Beverly Hills. Pianos, private lunge pools and outdoor showers are provided in the most exclusive bungalows.
There is a wide range of dining options at the hotel. The Polo Lounge has become a popular dining spot for celebrities. It offers indoor and outdoor seating, serving breakfast, lunch, afternoon tea, dinner and late night snacks. Live entertainment for lunch, dinner and Sunday brunch create an unbeatable atmosphere. The Cabana Café offers fresh dishes throughout the day, set in a romantic poolside atmosphere. The 1950s style Fountain Coffee Room serves fresh baked pastries, homemade natural ice cream and excellent coffee. Nightly Live entertainment can be enjoyed at Bar Nineteen 12, an elegant indoor bar with outdoor terrace overlooking pool and garden, perfect for an evening cocktail. If guests have their little ones in tow, kid's are given VIP cards for free soft drinks.
The hotel's wow factor is its swimming pool featuring under water music entertainment, including famous movie soundtracks. There are private pool cabanas, refreshments and personal butlers on hand throughout the day to help guests really kick back and relax.
The luxurious and elegant La Praire Spa offers an impressive treatment menu, inviting guests to de-stress and rejuvenate surrounded by an elegant setting.
The Beverly Hills hotel is in a great location with Rodeo Drive and The Golden Triangle shopping spots literally on the doorstep. For a culture fix there are a variety of museums, such as the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, the Getty Centre and the Craft and Folk Art Museum situated nearby. The Greystone Mansion, the Civic Centre and many of the Hollywood Studios are easily accessible and the hotel staff are happy to assist with the booking of tours and other activities.
Why we love it
The Beverly Hills hotel is the only hotel in L.A. that provides suites with private pools and outdoor showers.
Will, Original Traveller