West Hollywood

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West Hollywood

Recognized as a creative and artistic hub, this historic Californian city has many famous areas, including the Sunset Strip.

Visit West Hollywood for art galleries and iconic nightspots. Admire public artworks as you shop in a large outdoor mall. This area is also known for its famous bars and music venues, including The Viper Room and the House of Blues, which closed after 21 years on the Strip.

Attend a range of festivals and events throughout the year, including One City One Pride in May. Visit the hangouts of Hollywood celebrities, such as Formosa Café.

Admire the bright colorful billboards on the Sunset Strip. This iconic 1.5-mile (2.4-kilometer) section of Sunset Boulevard stretches between West Hollywood’s east and west borders. People-watch in famous bars and restaurants and wander along the strip and enjoy the atmosphere.

Enjoy alfresco dining at the Sunset Plaza. This area on the Sunset Strip is known for its retail stores, beauty salons and cafés. Shop for fine jewelry and high-end clothing in a boutique fashion store. Treat yourself to a massage or manicure in a salon.

See the Schindler House, a building designed by the famous architect Rudolph Schindler. This house was built as an experiment in communal living and completed in the early 20th century. The building is considered a masterpiece of early modern architecture and now houses the MAK Center for Art and Architecture.

Discover ambitious and thought-provoking artwork in numerous art galleries including De Re Gallery, Gallery Go and 101/exhibit.

Explore the West Hollywood Design District for some of the best shopping in the city. Admire work from international fashion designers in beautiful shopfronts. This tree-lined district is known for its concentration of more than 300 high-end stores and its influence on international design.

Find West Hollywood about 12 miles (19 kilometers) from Los Angeles International airport. The city features a wide range of luxurious boutique hotels and less expensive inns.

If traveling in late October, be sure to attend West Hollywood Halloween Carnaval, one of the largest Halloween street parties in the United States.

Where to stay in West Hollywood

Mondrian Los Angeles
Mondrian Los Angeles
4.5 out of 5
8440 W Sunset Blvd, West Hollywood, CA
The price is CA $292 per night from Feb 1 to Feb 2
Located in the heart of West Hollywood, this luxury hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Whiskey a Go Go, Sunset Strip, and Melrose Avenue. Beverly Center Shopping ...
3.9/5 Good! (355 reviews)
"The view is amazing and the lobby smells good."

Reviewed on Jan. 17, 2022

Mondrian Los Angeles
1 Hotel West Hollywood
1 Hotel West Hollywood
5 out of 5
8490 Sunset Blvd, West Hollywood, CA
The price is CA $521 per night from Jan 29 to Jan 30
Located in the heart of West Hollywood, this luxury hotel is within 3 mi (5 km) of TCL Chinese Theatre, Dolby Theater, and Hollywood Walk of Fame. Hollywood ...
4.3/5 Excellent! (389 reviews)
"Excellent service."

Reviewed on Jan. 26, 2022

1 Hotel West Hollywood
The London West Hollywood at Beverly Hills
The London West Hollywood at Beverly Hills
5 out of 5
1020 N San Vicente Blvd, West Hollywood, CA
The price is CA $509 per night from Jan 30 to Jan 31
Located in Norma Triangle, this luxury hotel is steps from Whiskey a Go Go and Sunset Strip. Melrose Avenue and Cedars-Sinai Medical Center are also within 2 ...
4.6/5 Wonderful! (989 reviews)
"Hotel is a favorite in West Hollywood for us. The rooms are wonderful, large, clean. Staff is on point. Views are awesome as well. Love Love the rooftop pool and bar. Views are 360 panoramic of LA, gorgeous. When visiting the rooftop pool bar look for Zac. We love him! Great drinks, service, and ..."

Reviewed on Jan. 20, 2022

The London West Hollywood at Beverly Hills
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.
Runyon Canyon Park 30 Day Stays 2 Bedroom
Runyon Canyon Park 30 Day Stays 2 Bedroom
West Hollywood, CA
Situated on the beach, this apartment building is within 1 mi (2 km) of Whiskey a Go Go, Sunset Strip, and Melrose Avenue. Beverly Center Shopping Mall and Cedars-Sinai ...
3.6/5 Good! (5 reviews)
Older property but in very good condition
"Location was a little challenging but once we got it figured out worked fairly well. Remodeled and large enough to suit our needs, very nice on the inside , beautiful master suite and host was helpful"

Reviewed on Jan. 12, 2022

Runyon Canyon Park 30 Day Stays 2 Bedroom
4 Bedroom Celebrity House with Pool & City View
4 Bedroom Celebrity House with Pool & City View
3.5 out of 5
9271 Swallow Dr, West Hollywood, CA
Located in Hollywood Hills, this vacation home is within 3 mi (5 km) of Sunset Strip, Melrose Avenue, and Whiskey a Go Go. Beverly Center Shopping Mall and Cedars-Sinai ...
3.6/5 Good! (7 reviews)
"Not liveable property Completely misleading description Stayed one night out ten Never ever book this property"

Reviewed on Jul. 23, 2018

4 Bedroom Celebrity House with Pool & City View
Sunset Plaza Modern
Sunset Plaza Modern
4.5 out of 5
2183 Sunset Plaza Dr, West Hollywood, CA
Located in Hollywood Hills, this luxury vacation home is 2.3 mi (3.8 km) from Sunset Strip and 2.6 mi (4.2 km) from Whiskey a Go Go. Melrose Avenue and Hollywood ...
Sunset Plaza Modern
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

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