Call them superficial, but Los Angeles hotels care about their appearance. The city is home to some of the most gorgeous luxury hotels and stylish boutique hotels in the country. You’ll also discover that when it comes to inner beauty, hotels in Los Angeles have plenty in the form of comfort and first-class amenities. Convenience is another major perk that you’ll find in hotels near the airport, downtown and by the beach. So if you love the sunshine but hate the traffic, stay close to where you want to go and live it up in the Entertainment Capital of the World.
Best Rooms: Vine Flats offer the most amazing views of the Hollywood Sign, Capitol Records, the Griffith Observatory and Downtown Hollywood; ask to be on floor 5 for the best possible view.
3 star hotel 393 reviews
Area: Hollywood Hills
3.77 mi from city center
Best Rooms: Odd-numbered rooms on the back side of the hotel overlook the pool area, which is your best bet for a view.
Best Rooms: This L-shaped building has a pool, which can be seen from rooms facing W Sunset Blvd.
2 star hotel 663 reviews
3.20 mi from city center
Best Rooms: There aren't any great views available, so your best option is to request a room facing the pool on any floor.
Best Rooms: There are no real views offered at this hotel, as it's on Hilgard Ave.
Best Rooms: The Junior, Executive and Deluxe Suites are located in the west wing of the hotel and offer nice views of the surrounding gardens.
2.5 star hotel 297 reviews
Area: Carthay Square
1.46 mi from city center
Best Rooms: There are no real views offered at this hotel, as it's surrounded by other buildings; however rooms facing Crescent Heights Blvd. may offer a better view.