Hollywood Sightseeing

The Hollywood Hills Suites are ideally located for sight seeing all the iconic Hollywood landmarks, such as the world famous Grauman’s Chinese Theatre, the Egyptian, El Capitan, the Wax Museum, Ripley’s Believe It or Not, Hard Rock Cafe, and the brand new Kodak Theatre (Home of the Oscars), on Hollywood & Highland. Check out the Hollywood Events calendar for scheduled red carpet movie premiers on Hollywood Boulevard.

Take a tour at Paramount or Universal Studios and see how movies are made, or plan a day city tour with any of the tour companies located 2-4 blocks away on Hollywood Boulevard. Hop on/off the bus and get a broad sense of Hollywood and Los Angeles’ celebrity homes and tapestry of neighborhoods.

Catch a Broadway show just next door at the Pantages theatre –or walk 15-25 minutes to the extraordinary Hollywood Bowl to enjoy a picnic in the magnificent outdoor amphitheatre to listen to symphonies, jazz and world musical performances. Check out our Guest Guide below (PDF) for a complete listing of renowned music venues and contact information – all within short walk or cab ride.

The Hollywood & Vine metro station is just a couple blocks away, and gives you access to Universal Studios, the beautiful California beaches, Old Town Pasadena and downtown Los Angeles! The iconic Hollywood Signis just around the corner for memorable photo shots.

For nature lovers the 900 acre Griffith Park– also know as the largest urban park in the U.S., is within 10 minutes walk, offering horseback riding, hiking and lots more. The Griffith Park Observatory & Planetarium, also know for the setting of Rebel Without a Cause, and landmarked by James Deans’ bronze bust sculpture, has panoramic views of the entire city below your feet – and as far as the California coastline. For more information on other Griffith Park activities, please refer to our Guest Guide below.

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  • Click here for Movie Premieres and Celebrity Events along Hollywood Boulevard
    and the Walk of Fame.
  • Click here for an interactive map of Hollywood.  (Map provided by discoverhollywood.com)
  • Click here to find things to do, see and hear in and around Hollywood.
  • Click here for Walk of Fame, Stars & Celebrity Events in and around Hollywood.
  • Click Above to download our Guest Guide (PDF).

Did we mention Hollywood Hills Suites is considered a “Walkers Paradise” by walkscore.com.