The sprawling city of Los Angeles is the entertainment capital of the world. It's a place bathed in movie magic with impressive skyscrapers, immaculate beaches and iconic sights at every corner like the Hollywood Sign or star-studded Walk of Fame. Just outside the city, there are natural wonders too. Luxury Los Angeles holidays offer something for everyone.
Los Angeles is a cinematic city. Take a trip downtown where you'll find rows of unique skyscrapers including the US Bank Tower. This building has a skyline viewing deck and exterior glass slide that’s almost 1,000 feet above the ground. Head northeast to Hollywood to explore the glitz and glamour of renowned landmarks, such as the Chinese Theatre and Hollywood Bowl, or take a behind-the-scenes studio tour.
Travel north to Sunset Boulevard, where you can stroll down the iconic boulevard to Santa Monica State Beach – one of the top ten beach cities in the world according to National Geographic. Here you’ll discover endless golden sands that stretch all the way to Venice Beach, a beach known for its entertaining street performers and lively atmosphere. LA is not all about the bright lights. There are also plenty of natural options within easy access of the city.
In LA, you'll find sublime nature parks with breathtaking vistas especially at Griffith Park, Runyon Canyon and Will Rogers State Park. A short journey outside the city, you’ll find renowned vineyards that produce famous Californian wines, skiing opportunities at renowned resorts, and Angeles National Forest with its cascading waterfalls.
Los Angeles is the perfect place to visit at any time of year. From June to September, temperatures soar to 30 degrees Celsius. The ideal temperature for sunbathing on the city’s beaches.
If you prefer slightly colder weather, try visiting between March and May or October and November as autumn and spring temperatures average around 25 degrees Celsius. December to February is colder with lingering highs in the 20s. January and February are the wettest months, but showers pass quickly and LA’s numerous attractions offer plenty of exciting indoor activities.
Your luxury Los Angeles hotel will serve exquisite fine dining in sumptuous surroundings. Enjoy prime cuts of meat from delicious wagyu beef to roast Peking duck and fresh seafood such as caviar, lobsters, scallops and whole sea bass. International cuisine includes tapas dishes, Chinese noodle specialities and authentic Italian pasta.
Try a la carte menus and gourmet buffets prepared by award-winning chefs. Dine with spectacular skyline views of the glittering skyscrapers and Hollywood Sign as you sample wine from California vineyards.
As with any holiday, it's a good idea to carry some identification with you at all times. British citizens need a Visa Waiver Programme or visa to enter the USA. Visit GOV.UK for more advice on passports, visas and travel.