Price From $169
In prime Hollywood, this hotel is within three blocks of the Walk of Fame, Madame Tussauds (opening August 1), and Grauman's Chinese Theatre. The lobby mixes the contemporary—white metal-frame sofas and graphic-print rugs—with black-and-white photos of film stars like Audrey Hepburn and Humphrey Bogart. Low-key restaurant and bar Hideout serves pot pies, short ribs, and mac and cheese.
Plus Discount tickets to area attractions like Universal Studios are available at the front desk.
Minus The small fitness room, pool, and hot tub area is a little drab.
Free Wi-Fi? Yes, in public spaces.
Credit Cards Accepted AmEx, Visa, MC