2.5 star hotel
Area: Hollywood Hills, Los Angeles
2.33 mi from Universal Studios
Best Rooms: Rooms facing the highway offer the best available views, which are of surrounding buildings.
Best Rooms: Views are pretty much limited to the surrounding neighborhood.
Best Rooms: The guest room categories (Wonderful, Spectacular, and Fabulous) are all rooms of the same size -- they just have differing views; Wonderful rooms have views of the surrounding buildings, while Spectacular rooms have views of the valet area and the Station Hollywood bar. The Fabulous rooms have the best views. These rooms face east and offer views of the hills and Los Angeles' downtown skyline.
3.5 star hotel
Area: West Hollywood, West Hollywood
3.10 mi from Universal Studios
Best Rooms: Rooms facing south will have views of the pool and the city.
Best Rooms: Poolside and Pool View Rooms offer the best views in the hotel.
Best Rooms: Sitting tightly packed in a busy city block, there are very limited views available from rooms at the hotel. The best view is that of the pool, which is visible from most inside-facing rooms.