The London West Hollywood

West Hollywood, Los Angeles

The hotel

The London, West Hollywood combines the best of cosmopolitan chic with California cool! A $27 million renovation has helped create a light and airy inside with plenty of modern twists, a few days here is definitely a glamour filled experience you’ll never forget. All suites are generously sized and there’s a magnificent rooftop swimming pool with spectacular views across the LA and Hollywood skyline that are second to none. Your day starts with a trip to the London Breakfast Table at Boxwood Cafe, packed to bursting with complimentary morning delicacies and serving speciality coffees. Take your cappuccino and head out to the rooftop terrace, soaking up the first rays of the day. A real treat is a trip to the restaurant to sample its exquisite fine dining menu featuring fresh, local produce and subtle Asian influences. After a busy day sightseeing, relax by the rooftop pool, lounging in-between palm trees, refreshing cocktail in hand. Alternatively you can head over to the Alex Roldan Salon & Spa to indulge in hairstyling, nail and makeup services. No self-respecting hotel in LA would be complete without a fitness centre, so, if you’ve energy to spare enjoy a workout on a whole variety of state-of-the-art treadmills and machines. With some of the biggest suites in Southern California and a quiet setting just off Sunset Boulevard, this hotel is one of the places to be seen in a city full of places to be seen, it’s a joy!

Amenities

  • Bar
  • Swimming Pool
  • Room Service
  • Valet parking
  • Safety Deposit Box
  • Fitness Centre/Gym
  • Laundry Service
  • Internet Access
  • Close to City Centre
  • Restaurant

Where is it

On Sunset Boulevard, within blocks of couture shops, restaurants, nightclubs and Santa Monica Boulevard. Beverly Hills is 1 mile and Hollywood is 3 miles.

Hotel information

230 suites. All are open-plan with rest and lounge areas, air-conditioning, balcony or veranda, LG flat-screen LCD TV with pay-per-view films, telephone, WiFi, iHome iPod docking stations, tea/coffee maker, safe, hairdryer, iron and board. London Suites with 1 king-size bed or 2 double beds, sleeping maximum 3 adults.

London Vista Suite with 1 king-size bed or 2 double beds, sleeping maximum 3 adults.

London Crown Suite with 1 king-size bed, sleeping maximum 2 adults.

Royal Vista Suites offer a private terrace with 1 king-size bed, sleeping maximum 2 adults.

One Bedroom Suites have 2 private terraces with views of the LA skyline and a separate bedroom with 1 king-size bed, sleeping maximum 2 adults.

Rooftop West Restaurant and Lounge, Boxwood Cafe, The London Bar. Complimentary breakfast table at Boxwood Cafe for 2 guests per room. Rooftop swimming pool with garden-inspired pool deck. Poolside cabanas*. 24-hour fitness centre. 24-hour room service*. Laundry/dry-cleaning service*. Concierge service. Complimentary WiFi and long distance calls to London landlines (other UK numbers and mobiles not included). Valet parking $44 plus tax per day (payable locally, subject to change).

*Denotes local charge.

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Nov 21, 2020 johnlovejoy2015 West Hollywood, California

In general I absolutely LOVED my stay at the London was the best I’ve experienced in a very long time! The staff went above and beyond what I expected in safety and comfort. There were times I felt like my wife and I were the only ones there.....it was just AWESOME!
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Nov 16, 2020 syuzannahovhannisyan Glendale

Excellent place. Me and my husband had a very enjoyable getaway. The only downside is that the room didn’t have a scale. Very clean and comfortable room. I would definitely come back and will recommend this place to my friends.
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Nov 12, 2020 DanaDane702 las vegas

If you're looking for spacious rooms, great location, good service, and great drinks at a reasonable price then this is your spot! Close to everything! Shopping and restaurants within walking distance!
Image of the Tripadvisor rating I felt like I was in London with a bigger room

Oct 28, 2020 msashleyjt

The staff made me feel valued as a customer. The property is clean & beautiful. The views are amazing. The breakfast is good! The rooms are spacious. The bathroom is pristine. Overall great experience.
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Sep 9, 2020 861andrewe

I went to this hotel in order to get away from all the craziness happening right now. I assumed that things would be safe based on what I was told when I booked the room. They told me that the hotel and pool was running at half capacity and that no one could be at the pool who wasn't staying in the hotel. When I got to the hotel pool I noticed… Read more
I went to this hotel in order to get away from all the craziness happening right now. I assumed that things would be safe based on what I was told when I booked the room. They told me that the hotel and pool was running at half capacity and that no one could be at the pool who wasn't staying in the hotel. When I got to the hotel pool I noticed that it was a social distancing nightmare. The chairs were very close together and it was the most crowded I've ever seen the London pool. Normally when I've been it has been very chill and relaxed. It was like a very party atmosphere and very loud. I heard guests talking about inviting their friends to the pool. I personally don't care what people do amongst themselves, but I felt cheated and lied to in how the hotel portrayed themselves. When I tried to talk to the hotel staff about it I was gaslighted and told that they were doing everything they could and told me that it was hard to control people, which I think is actually their responsibility in this situation. It also seems like the pool menu has been cheapened a bit and I generally got the sense that the hotel was less nice than it used to be. Also, the check-in experience was pretty crazy as there was a woman in a robe screaming at a staff member that they were racist. It took forever to check in because there was a line of people paying in cash and having conversations about I'm not sure what with the front desk staff. It's always confusing as to why things can take so long at check-in for some people, and the staff seemed unconcerned about the craziness in the lobby. Another thing is that they had changed my room and downgraded me without asking me that eventually that was sorted out through an upgrade, but only after I called to inquire about this situation. I really hate to have to write this review because this was my favorite hotel to stay at in LA. I just can't believe how they were running the place during covid and was very confused about the party atmosphere. Maybe there's an explanation for all of this, I'm not sure. I'm sure it's difficult right now with Covid to try to run a hotel, I acknowledge that. But don't lie to and Gaslight your guests for feeling concerned about a deadly pandemic. Read less