The 5 trendiest hipster hotels in Los Angeles

1) Ace Hotel

In 2014, the hip hotel came to LA by renovating the historic 13-floor United Artists building. Sleek but homey rooms offer an acoustic guitar or a record player with a selection of vinyl curated by Amoeba Music. Every night, the rooftop bar features DJs, bands, and more.

bar interior with black and white squared tiles at the Ace Hotel

2) Avalon Hotel

This mid-century modern oasis offers a secluded escape in the middle of bustling Olympic Boulevard. Kelly Wearstler-designed rooms invite you to West Coast chill, and the stylish Viviane Restaurant features California cuisine. Of course, a 1950s-style cocktail in a poolside cabana is mandatory.

swimming pool avalon hotel

9400 W Olympic Boulevard, Beverly Hills

+1 310 277 5221


3) The Line Hotel

Finally, a hotel as interesting as the neighborhood it’s in and meant to inspire community. Stripped-down concrete-walled rooms with floor-to-ceiling windows and handmade furnishings reverberate artistic style and LA’s casual, laidback culture. Chill by the pool or take in delectable offerings of food-truck pioneer chef Roy Choi.

the line hotel room view

3515 Wilshire Boulevard, Koreatown

+1 213 381 7411


4) Hotel Covell

This five-room boutique hotel nestled above the Covell Wine Bar offers an upscale-yet-feels-like-home vibe. Order food from downstairs, watch the sunset from the rooftop deck, head downstairs to enjoy a variety of wine and beer, stumble upstairs to your room and put on a record, fall asleep. Wake up, repeat.

room hotel covell

4626 Hollywood Boulevard, Los Feliz

+1 323 660 4300


5) Gold-Diggers

It’s a bar and a boutique hotel and so rock ‘n’ roll, you can even record an album while staying here (really, there’s a full recording studio on the property). The highly individualized rooms include handselected vinyl and vintage cassettes, as well as a complementary 12” vinyl mix for you to take home.

gold-digger hotel room

5630 Santa Monica Boulevard, Hollywood

+1 323 610 6972


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