Staples Center

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This multipurpose sports arena has hosted some of the world’s biggest musical acts and is home to two National Basketball Association teams.

Visit the STAPLES Center and see a major sporting or entertainment event. This arena is home to the Los Angeles Lakers and the Los Angeles Clippers National Basketball Association (NBA) teams. Take a tour of downtown Los Angeles and view the STAPLES Center or book a ticket for a major event.

The STAPLES Center has hosted popular music superstars, including Beyoncé, Mariah Carey and Taylor Swift. See a wide range of exclusive events in this arena, including National Hockey League (NHL) and Women’s National Basketball Association (WNBA) games.

Take a short walk from the STAPLES Center to a number of neighboring entertainment venues, including the Microsoft Theater and the Grammy Museum at L.A. Live. This concentration of venues is Los Angeles’ leading entertainment complex and features cinemas and many high-quality restaurants.

Walk through the Grammy Museum within the L.A. Live complex. Discover the Songwriters Hall of Fame Gallery on the fourth floor. See artifacts including clothing and musical instruments in the Enduring Traditions exhibit. The gallery also includes a range of interactive screens, where you can trace the history and turning points of American music.

See current-release films in L.A. Live’s cinema complex. L.A. Live also hosts several red carpet events year-round, including the GRAMMYs, Emmys, ESPYs and American Music Awards. Dine at a range of high-quality restaurants serving globally inspired cuisine.

Use underground parking lots in downtown Los Angeles when visiting the entertainment district. Check the official website for information on upcoming events at the STAPLES Center.

The STAPLES Center is located in downtown Los Angeles, about 16 miles (26 kilometers) from Los Angeles International Airport. Stay in luxury hotels or less expensive inns and guesthouses in the downtown area.

As part of Downtown Los Angeles’ lively entertainment district, the STAPLES Center is a great place to enjoy major sporting and music events year-round.

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Millennium Biltmore Los Angeles
Millennium Biltmore Los Angeles
4 out of 5
506 S Grand Ave, Los Angeles, CA
The price is $109 per night from Sep 19 to Sep 19
Located in Downtown Los Angeles, this historic hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of The Bloc, Microsoft Theater, and L.A. Live. Pershing Square and Good Samaritan ...
3.7/5Good! (2,596 reviews)
"Beautiful property"

Reviewed on Sep 16, 2021

Millennium Biltmore Los Angeles
InterContinental Los Angeles Downtown, an IHG Hotel
InterContinental Los Angeles Downtown, an IHG Hotel
4.5 out of 5
900 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles, CA
The price is $224 per night from Sep 26 to Sep 26
Located in Downtown Los Angeles, this luxury hotel is within a 10-minute walk of The Bloc and Pershing Square. Grammy Museum and Staples Center are also within ...
4.4/5Wonderful! (2,395 reviews)
"The view is amazing! We had a problem with parking and we were charged again. Is there anyone that can help me with that?"

Reviewed on Sep 16, 2021

InterContinental Los Angeles Downtown, an IHG Hotel
Hotel Indigo Los Angeles Downtown, an IHG Hotel
Hotel Indigo Los Angeles Downtown, an IHG Hotel
4.5 out of 5
899 Francisco Street, Los Angeles, CA
Fully refundableReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $169 per night from Sep 20 to Sep 20
Located in Downtown Los Angeles, this luxury hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Staples Center and Los Angeles Convention Center. University of Southern California ...
4.3/5Excellent! (1,218 reviews)
"Information and photos online do not do it justice. Only stayed one night but will definitely stay again when we go back to LA."

Reviewed on Sep 13, 2021

Hotel Indigo Los Angeles Downtown, an IHG Hotel
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Millennium Biltmore Los Angeles
Millennium Biltmore Los Angeles
4 out of 5
506 S Grand Ave, Los Angeles, CA
The price is $109 per night from Sep 19 to Sep 19
Millennium Biltmore Los Angeles
InterContinental Los Angeles Downtown, an IHG Hotel
InterContinental Los Angeles Downtown, an IHG Hotel
4.5 out of 5
900 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles, CA
The price is $224 per night from Sep 26 to Sep 26
InterContinental Los Angeles Downtown, an IHG Hotel
Hotel Indigo Los Angeles Downtown, an IHG Hotel
Hotel Indigo Los Angeles Downtown, an IHG Hotel
4.5 out of 5
899 Francisco Street, Los Angeles, CA
The price is $169 per night from Sep 20 to Sep 20
Hotel Indigo Los Angeles Downtown, an IHG Hotel
The Westin Bonaventure Hotel and Suites, Los Angeles
The Westin Bonaventure Hotel and Suites, Los Angeles
4 out of 5
404 S Figueroa St, Los Angeles, CA
The price is $164 per night from Sep 20 to Sep 20
The Westin Bonaventure Hotel and Suites, Los Angeles
The Wayfarer Downtown LA
The Wayfarer Downtown LA
4 out of 5
813 S Flower St, Los Angeles, CA
The price is $179 per night from Sep 19 to Sep 19
The Wayfarer Downtown LA
Hotel Figueroa, an Unbound Collection by Hyatt
Hotel Figueroa, an Unbound Collection by Hyatt
4.5 out of 5
939 S Figueroa St, Los Angeles, CA
The price is $189 per night from Sep 19 to Sep 19
Hotel Figueroa, an Unbound Collection by Hyatt
JW Marriott Los Angeles L.A. LIVE
JW Marriott Los Angeles L.A. LIVE
4.5 out of 5
900 W Olympic Blvd, Los Angeles, CA
The price is $259 per night from Sep 26 to Sep 26
JW Marriott Los Angeles L.A. LIVE
Omni Los Angeles Hotel at California Plaza
Omni Los Angeles Hotel at California Plaza
4.5 out of 5
251 S Olive St, Los Angeles, CA
The price is $161 per night from Sep 20 to Sep 20
Omni Los Angeles Hotel at California Plaza
Sheraton Grand Los Angeles
Sheraton Grand Los Angeles
4 out of 5
711 S Hope St, Los Angeles, CA
The price is $143 per night from Sep 19 to Sep 19
Sheraton Grand Los Angeles
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.