West Hollywood, CA

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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 $278 per night from Oct 3 to Oct 3
Located in the heart of West Hollywood, this luxury hotel is 0.7 mi (1.2 km) from MAK Center for Art and Architecture and within 3 mi (5 km) of Rodeo Drive and ...
3.9/5Very Good! (278 reviews)
"Super convenient for walking up and down Sunset Blvd. I wish they had complimentary breakfast. Their coffee maker and coffee was very strange. My room was very clean and comfortable."

Reviewed on Sep 7, 2021

Mondrian Los Angeles
1 Hotel West Hollywood
1 Hotel West Hollywood
5 out of 5
8490 Sunset Blvd, West Hollywood, CA
The price is $389 per night from Sep 20 to Sep 20
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 ...
4.3/5Excellent! (355 reviews)
"Clean , excellent service, beautiful views / amenities and super well located."

Reviewed on Aug 31, 2021

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 $379 per night from Sep 22 to Sep 22
Located in Norma Triangle, this luxury hotel is 1.1 mi (1.8 km) from MAK Center for Art and Architecture and within 3 mi (5 km) of Rodeo Drive and Los Angeles ...
4.6/5Wonderful! (991 reviews)
"Great day by the pool."

Reviewed on Aug 27, 2021

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.
Palihouse West Hollywood
Palihouse West Hollywood
4 out of 5
8465 Holloway Dr, West Hollywood, CA
Located in Norma Triangle, this romantic aparthotel is 0.4 mi (0.6 km) from Sunset Strip and within 3 mi (5 km) of The Groundlings and Rodeo Drive. Hollywood ...
4.2/5Excellent! (247 reviews)
Love :)
"What an awesome stay!! Very clean, staff was so very kind. The location was perfect!!"

Reviewed on Feb 12, 2020

Palihouse West Hollywood
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 ...
3.6/5Good! (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
The Sunset Strip 30 Days Stays Two Bedroom
The Sunset Strip 30 Days Stays Two Bedroom
West Hollywood, CA
Situated on the beach, this apartment building is 0.6 mi (0.9 km) from MAK Center for Art and Architecture and within 3 mi (5 km) of Rodeo Drive and Los Angeles ...
The Sunset Strip 30 Days Stays Two Bedroom
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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