The Four Seasons Beverly Hills ups the ante to provide the ultimate experience in service and class. Laura Coulter, Girl About Town, tells us why it’s the last word in Los Angeles luxury.
Why we love it: Not only is The Four Seasons Hotel Los Angeles at Beverly Hills the epitome of luxury, it manages to create an atmosphere of subtle extravagance in a city that is known for its bright lights and big stars.
Voted as the #1 hotel in Los Angeles for over a year by Trip Advisor, the Four Seasons Los Angeles strives to provide the personal, professional service and style that is famous world-wide.
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Ambiance and Style: The Four Seasons Los Angeles at Beverly Hills oozes grace and grandeur throughout every inch of the property. From the deluxe guestrooms to posh eateries and luxurious pool, the upscale hotel caters to women who love and live chic.
The Four Seasons Beverly Hills goes way beyond providing traditional accommodations. From the fresh flowers in the lobby to the chic uniforms of the staff, every aspect of the hotel has been carefully designed.
Where: The Four Seasons is located in the heart of Beverly Hills, which makes it a wonderful location for women who want easy access to the shopping of Rodeo Drive, the exclusive stores on Robertson Boulevard, the nightlife and fine dining of the city.
Want to venture out and explore more of Los Angeles? The Four Seasons provides a complimentary luxury house car, complete with driver, to get you to your destination in style, within the hotel zone.
Who to go with: The Four Seasons Beverly Hills is truly a special destination that can be enjoyed alone, with the girls, or with a significant other.
The majority of the hotel’s international clientele arrive from the UK, for work in the film industry, and Saudi Arabia. Being an international brand, the multilingual staff are able to provide quality service for their international clientele.
How long to go for: You can easily stay three nights at The Four Seasons Beverly Hills, possibly even a week if you’ve got the time and the money. One night will probably not do justice to the opportunities that await, like the spa, pool time, shopping, and fine dining.
What are the rooms like: The Four Seasons Los Angeles in Beverly Hills is decorated in warm tones to echo the sunshine of Southern California.
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The five-star hotel’s 285 spacious guest rooms and luxury suites near Rodeo Drive each feature French doors to a step-out balcony with views of the gardens, the Hollywood Hills, Los Angeles or Beverly Hills.
With a recent $38 million renovation completed in 2010, all the rooms are a showcase of the Four Seasons luxury brand.
With down duvets and pillows, thick terry bathrobes, wireless internet access, Bulgari toiletries, iPod docking station and a DVD player in room, guests will be able to relax in style.
With an extra TV in the bathroom, guests can soak while enjoying the news or a Hollywood movie.
Amenities and extras: A new feature of the Four Seasons is the impressive iPad2 with econcierge in every guest room and suite. Econcierge lets guests place room service requests, surf the web, and read the sightseeing information for the area all online.
It’s a digital butler in every room available 24/7. Order a particular pillow type, check the weather, and order a meal all within the comfort of your room.
The Fitness Centre boasts a refreshing open-air venue to capitalize on LA’s year-round sunshine. If you forgot your sneakers, the hotel provides complimentary workout wear and shoes, leaving no excuse not to workout.
With the fitness centre open 24 hours, travelers suffering from jet-lag can squeeze in a workout any time.
Brand new and more glamorous than ever, the outdoor pool at the hotel is set on a tropically landscaped terrace on the fourth floor, offering elevated city views.
Six poolside cabanas are available for spa treatments or a sheltered respite, with refreshments offered from the adjoining Cabana Restaurant. Water in the pool is kept at a sultry 79–81ºF (26–27ºC).
For the guest who likes to shop, the Four Seasons Los Angeles has an exclusive deal with many of the fine boutiques on Robertson Boulevard and the concierge will happily hand you discount cards for stores of your interest.
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Multilingual concierge are always available to help with restaurant or sightseeing suggestions or to help make your trip extra special by planning details for birthdays or anniversaries.
Dining: Four Seasons Hotel Los Angeles offers a wide range of fine dining options in Beverly Hills – from modern Italian cuisine at Culina, to sophisticated cocktails at the always buzzing Windows Lounge.
Start your morning with a freshly squeezed juice (try the ‘Jet-Lag’ with honey yogurt, orange juice, banana, strawberries and bell pollen) and then move onto a healthy egg dish prepared with organic eggs or try the popular Caprese Crostini.
The Windows Lounge is a popular spot with locals on Friday and Saturday nights and tables may be hard to find as moneyed trendsetters gather to listen to the live music and ‘see and be seen’.
Cost: Rooms at The Four Seasons Los Angeles Beverly Hills start at $595 per night.
Address: Four Seasons Hotel Four Seasons Los Angeles at Beverly Hills
300 South Doheny Drive Los Angeles California 90048
Tel. 1 (310) 273-2222
Fax. 1 (310) 859-3824