The hotel is located in the heart of Hollywood, just steps away from the legendary Chinese Theatre and the Hollywood Walk of Fame. Many Hollywood attractions are accessible by foot. It is 20 km to city centre, 30 km to the Los Angeles Airport (LAX) and 10 km to the Burbank Airport. Many of L.A.s finest restaurants are just next door at the Highland and Hollywood Complex.
The hotel's modern design exudes the sophisticated style and clean lines of Mid-Century Modernism. The lobby is fashioned in a 1950s modern contemporary design, with artists from the 1950s through modern-day sculptures. A trendy lobby bar is adjoining to the main lobby. Rooms boast original artwork from local artists.
The hotel is part of a retail/entertainment complex built in the fall of 2001 which features world-class shopping, restaurants, live entertainment, movie theatres, film festivals and the Kodak Theatre, home of the Academy Awards. A pool terrace and state-of-the-art fitness centre are on the premises. NOTE: Effective October 16, 2006, this will be a non-smoking property. (0606/CH)