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Get an overview of this hotelLA-area hotel 1 block from Universal Studios

Close to Metro

Located in the city's entertainment capital, this 24-story L.A. hotel offers complimentary tram service to Universal Studios Hollywood and Citywalk. A Metro station 2 blocks away provides a link to the rest of the city. The hotel is just miles from the Hollywood Bowl and Hollywood Boulevard.

Outdoor pool, spa tub

The Hilton's marble-clad lobby displays museum-quality sculptures and includes a light-filled restaurant and lounge. The outdoor pool and spa tub have views of the Hollywood Hills.

Hilton Serenity Beds

All 495 guestrooms of Hilton Los Angeles/Universal City offer Hilton Serenity Beds, complimentary weekday newspapers, and in-room safes.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Hilton Los Angeles/Universal City occupies 6 hillside acres, a block from Universal Studios and 5 miles (8 km) from Hollywood. Complimentary scheduled trams offer transportation to Universal Studios and a nearby Metro station. The hotel is located 6 miles (9.6 km) from Burbank Bob Hope Airport.

The high-rise hotel's lobby features vaulted ceilings, crystal chandeliers, museum-quality bronzes, and a light-filled restaurant and lounge. Wireless Internet access is available in all public areas and throughout the rooms for a fee.

The outdoor splash pool and spa tub have Hollywood Hills views, and a fitness room provides cardio and strength-training equipment as well as free weights.

Meeting and event space includes a ballroom for 1,500 guests. A 24-hour business center provides printing, faxing, copying, and high-speed Internet access (surcharges).

Secure self parking and valet parking (surcharges) are available on site.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Free area shuttle 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Business center 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Computer station 
  • Concierge services 
  • Conference space 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 32000 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 2973 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Express check-out 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Meeting rooms 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Number of floors - 24 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 18 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Restaurant 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Spa tub 
  • Total number of rooms - 495 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Wedding services 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Area shuttle (complimentary)  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Refrigerator  

Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Climate control 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Desk 
  • Hair dryer 
  • In-room safe 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Pay movies 
  • Phone 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Television 
  • Wired high-speed Internet access (surcharge) 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 

Where to Eat

Café Sierra - This restaurant serves California and Continental cuisine. Breakfast, lunch, and dinner served daily; specialty buffets Friday–Sunday.

Atrium Lounge - The lounge features terrace seating and a daily happy hour. Open from late morning until late evening.

Coffee Corner - Guests can enjoy fresh Starbucks coffee and other refreshments on any of the hotel’s outdoor patios.

Nearby Things to Do

Offering views of the Hollywood Hills, an outdoor splash pool and spa tub are surrounded by grassy gardens. Guests also have access to a fitness room with free weights and cardio and strength-training equipment.

Griffith Park, two miles away, has hiking trails, playgrounds, sports fields, tennis courts, horse riding, two 18-hole golf courses, a driving range, and a pro shop.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.


To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 4 PM


Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children under 18 years old stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 35.00 per night.


Pets allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the hotel:
  • Pet deposit: USD 50.00 per stay
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for buffet breakfast: USD 28.00 per person (approximately)
  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: USD 7.95 per 24-hour period (rates may vary)
  • Fee for in-room high-speed Internet (wired): USD 7.95 per 24-hour period (rates may vary)
  • Fee for wireless Internet in public areas: USD 7.95 per 24-hour period (rates may vary)
  • Self parking fee: USD 24 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Valet parking fee: USD 28 per day (in/out privileges)
  • Pet fee: USD 50.00 per pet, per stay
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 35.00 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

We should mention

Children 18 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.

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