2.5 star hotel
Area: Hermosa Beach
0.68 mi from city center
Best Rooms: Holiday Inn Express Hotel, located in one of the residential blocks next to Pacific Coast Hwy., is encircled by the parking lot and other buildings.
Best Rooms: Ask for a room on the front side with a private balcony on floors 2 - 3 for a partial view of the ocean. The other side of the hotel overlooks buildings and parking lot.
Best Rooms: The Ocean Front Suites in the main building offer the best unobstructed views of the ocean, while the Ocean View Suites in the east building offer great views of the ocean from a little farther back.