Los Angeles


We know this town, and we keep tabs on the latest. From our central location on Sunset Blvd., guests and explorers staying at Hotel Ziggy can easily see all the best Hollywood attractions, LA hot spots, and a few of our lesser-known favorites.

Picture of band during stage show

The Roxy Theatre

9009 Sunset Blvd, West Hollywood, CA 90069

Legendary music venue, bar, and club known for rock music performances located less than a mile from Hotel Ziggy on Sunset Boulevard.

Lot of CD in the CD wraps

Amoeba Music

6200 Hollywood Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90028

Music fans head to this bustling record store, which claims to be the largest in the world, for its huge selection of vinyl, video & CDs, plus live shows.

Picture of a fire crackers on the stage show

Hollywood Bowl

2301 N Highland Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90068

An amphitheater carved into the Hollywood hills, the Hollywood Bowl holds up to 17,000 people and is known for the famous band shell that graces its stage. It has been the preferred venue of a vast array of pop and rock stars as well as world-class orchestras. A Hollywood Bowl performance is an event with one-of-a-kind acoustics and great atmosphere.

Picture of machines of DJ

The Whiskey a Go Go

8901 Sunset Blvd, West Hollywood, CA 90069

Another Ziggy neighbor, this is a venerable venue and bar hosting live rock bands & other acts in a compact, no-nonsense setting.

Manhattan Beach pier with two swimmer

Manhattan Beach

Manhattan Beach Boulevard, Manhattan Beach, California 90266

Manhattan Beach is a laid-back South Bay with several parks, and a small downtown area with boutiques, brunch cafes, pubs & creative, upscale eateries.The Strand bike path winds along the oceanfront between modern mansions and wide stretches of sand lined with volleyball courts. Low-key Manhattan Beach Pier features a quaint aquarium and views of surfers.

Empty Venice beach in the afternoon

Venice Beach

Venice Beach, Los Angeles, CA

Internationally known for its bohemian vibe, this walkable beach offers street performers & a gym.

Santa monica beach with rides

Santa Monica Beach

Santa Monica State Beach, California

Located just west of Downtown Los Angeles, Santa Monica beach is an iconic example of the famed Southern California beaches featuring an expansive beach, shopping, dining, bike trails, and a famous pier.

Griffith park trails with city view

Griffith Park Trails

2715 N Vermont Canyon Rd, Los Angeles, CA 90027

Outdoor natural trail offering hills, picnic tables & views of surrounding neighborhoods.

Runyon canyon park city view

Runyon Canyon Park

2000 N Fuller Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90046

Landmark hiking trails known for sweeping city views & people watching, plus an off-leash dog park. Open from sunrise – sunset.

Hollyhock house with the garden

HollyHock House

4800 Hollywood Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90027

Architect Frank Lloyd Wright’s Hollyhock House became Los Angeles’ first UNESCO World Heritage Site, recognized for its cultural and historical significance.

The getty publications building

The Getty

1200 Getty Center Dr, Los Angeles, CA 90049

Famous, sizable free museum highlighting American & European art from the Middle Ages to today set amid modern architecture and gardens.

Griffith observatory with the city view

Griffith Observatory

2800 East Observatory Road, Los Angeles, CA 90027

Griffith Observatory is an iconic Los Angeles landmark and home to the Samuel Oschin Planetarium. The admission-free and public attraction inspires everyone to observe, ponder, and understand the sky.  There’s paid parking near the Observatory and free parking downhill.
Ziggy’s Hot Tip: It is also an incredible spot to view the famous Hollywood sign.

Mulholland drive with trees

Mulholland Drive

Mulholland Dr, Los Angeles, CA

A narrow, two-lane road built into the eastern part of the Santa Monica Mountains, Mulholland Drive offers breathtaking views of the Hollywood sign, the San Fernando Valley and downtown Los Angeles. Featured in scores of movies, novels, and songs, Mulholland Drive and its vistas will leave you feeling elated.

Los angeles city in day time

Wilshire Blvd.

Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles, CA

A 16-mile-long boulevard that crosses Los Angeles’ five main business districts, Beverly Hills, and Santa Monica, Wilshire Blvd.’s dozens of landmarks include Art Deco architectural marvels like the Majestic Crest Theatre, Palisades Park overlooking the ocean, and the Page Museum at the La Brea Tar Pits.

Rodeo drive in the evening

Rodeo Drive

Rodeo Dr, California

This three-block shopping district is the ultimate destination for the fashion-obsessed. Premier stores like Armani, Christian Dior, Bulgari, Gucci, and Prada are all found together in this relatively small area.

Red Convetible car on a road with the building and crowd at the background

Hollywood Walk of Fame

Hollywood Boulevard, Vine St, Los Angeles, CA 90028

Inaugurated in 1960 with the engraving of 2,500 blank bronze stars on the sidewalks of Hollywood Blvd., the Hollywood Walk of Fame honors celebrities who’ve had significant impact on entertainment history.

TCL Chinese Theatre in the bright day light

TLC Chinese Theater

6925 Hollywood Blvd, Hollywood, CA 90028

Impossible to miss, the TLC Chinese Theatre has an imposing exterior in the style of classical Chinese pagodas. Probably the most famous theater in the world, this theater has served as a location for movie premieres since 1927 and is a center of film culture, still holding film events in its 2,200-seat facilities.

Public art urban light with the people

LACMA – Los Angeles County Museum of Art

5905 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90036

Located on the Pacific Rim, LACMA is the largest art museum in the western United States, with a collection of more than 147,000 objects that illuminate 6,000 years of artistic expression across the globe. Committed to showcasing a multitude of art histories, LACMA exhibits and interprets works of art from new and unexpected points of view that are informed by the region’s rich cultural heritage and diverse population.


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