The Ritz-Carlton, Los Angeles is the only luxury hotel in downtown LA and sets itself apart with a concierge-style offering. Its 123 rooms and 14 suites are located from floors 22 to 26 in the 54-storey Gensler-designed tower (also home to The Ritz-Carlton Residences). Rooms have fantastic skyline and mountain views and The Ritz-Carlton Suite is particularly popular with executives and VIP guests. Business travellers are drawn to the five-star for the meeting space it shares with the adjoining JW Marriott. Another bonus is its proximity to the Los Angeles Convention Centre and the Staples Centre. Travellers with kids will enjoy the rooftop pool, nearby GRAMMY Museum and dazzling LA Live entertainment complex. There’s also a glamorous spa and WP24, the hotel restaurant helmed by chef Wolfgang Puck.
Downtown Los Angeles is basking in its moment. The transformed heart of Los Angeles city is now alive with new storefronts, an influx of residents and a slew of condos and restored loft buildings. Its Arts District is undergoing a Brooklynisation, attracting chefs, artists and entrepreneurs.
900 W Olympic Boulevard, Los Angeles