Beverly Hills most luxurious hotels joined together in Spring 2014 to celebrate the city’s 100 anniversary. Special guests and media were invited to experience each hotel suite and celebrate with appetizers and drinks of the era all carefully crafted reminiscent of the time. Montage Beverly Hills, The Beverly Hilton, L’Ermitage Beverly Hills and The Peninsula Beverly Hills each created a Suite 100 in a distinct era. This s a very unique hospitality promotion, created by the Beverly Hills Conference & Visitors Bureau. For Suite 100, each hotel redecorated one of its suites to create an atmosphere of the past eras.40's, 50's,60's 70's and 90's Designed to transport guests staying in the room back in times from past 100 years .
Julie Wagner executive director of the Beverly Hills conference & visitors Bureau was saying “Travelers can go anywhere in the world to experience luxury service and amenities,” “But thanks to Suite 100 and the commitment of five of our most luxurious hotels, only in Beverly Hills in 2014 can they travel back in time to experience the luxury of an earlier era.” Suite 100 Project Director Susan Manrao, of Susan Manrao Design, worked with interior designers of the five hotels to guide the program’s vision.
Montage Beverly Hills: suite 100 was designed in a “Forties Film Noir” theme; The suite created by interior designer Nina Petronzio is a sultry sophistication of Film Noir that of the 1940's Petronzio was inspired by art-deco furnishings, architectural details and classis movie sets of the era. Pieces from her Plush Home luxury furniture collection were crafted specifically for the project. Vintage fine touches include an impressive collection of Lalique crystal, inspiring wall-coverings and fabrics, and museum-quality collectibles. Suite amenities include literature, music and custom menus that include food and libations inspired by the 1940s. Guests of the suite who discover the iconic “Press for Champagne” button will be greeted promptly by a bellman with bubbly in hand. The Film Noir Suite at www.montagebeverlyhills.com
The Beverly Hilton: “Stylish, Sophisticated Sixties: A Re-Imagined Revolution”This suite epitomizes the sophisticated yet rebellious attitude of the 1960s, when The Beverly Hilton embodied the era’s glamour. Tom Ford Design drew inspiration from style icons of the time, actress, Audrey Hepburn – who served as brand ambassador for Hubert De Givenchy – and Tippi Hedren, star of Alfred Hitchcock’s “The Birds;” as well as from the revolutionary impact The Beatles had on popular culture following their first U.S. appearance in 1964. The suite’s furnishings and accents evoke the bravado of David Hicks, who was noted for using bold colors, and mixing antique and modern furnishings for his star-studded clientele. Guests will be immersed in the elegance and excitement of the decade with a range of amenities and experiences, including a working television from the 1960s on loan from the GRAMMY Museum, as well as objects pulled from the hotel’s archives, including an actual 1960s room service menu for dining enjoyments and a collection of vintage Barbie® dolls highlighting the inspirations for the suite. Info at www.Beverlyhilton.com
L’Ermitage Beverly Hills: “The Era of Studio 54 - Fashion & Art Collide” Mid-1970s. American fashion and disco reign. Interior designer Ken Fulk will bring guests of L’Ermitage Beverly Hills back to that alluring era at Suite 100: a space re-imagined as legendary fashion icon Halston’s ultimate pied-a-terre. High-gloss lacquer, mirror finishes, orchids and closet complete with select vintage-inspired Halston Heritage pieces will balance delicately against the use of Ultrasuede throughout the expansive suite. Other elements that evoke the decade include a powder room papered in Interview Magazine covers, a “Do Not Disturb” sign that plays on Andy Warhol’s celebrated silk-screen portraits, and an interactive plays host to Hollywood VIPs and celebrities. The suite’s living room walls are clad in photographic murals of a red carpet Hollywood gala event. Sumptuous sofas create the perfect setting for sipping Champagne. The bedroom features mirrored walls accented with silvery finishes, ideal for couples getting dressed in their finest for a night on the town. The onee iPad photo booth mimicking the allure of the paparazzi adjacent to the suite’s elevated catwalk. Rates www.lermitagebh.com viceroy hotel group.
The Peninsula Beverly Hills: “The Birth of Modern Luxury” Design firm Forchielli Glynn created a Suite 100 that embodies modern Hollywood glamour at The Peninsula Beverly Hills, which opened in 1991. Their inspiration is the style and excitement of award season – the Golden Globes, Grammys, Oscars – when The Peninsula -night Suite 100 package includes a private pool cabana for the day, with lunch for two; a Scrub & Spray Tan treatment for two at The Peninsula Spa; transportation within Beverly Hills and Century City in a luxury vehicle and more. For an exclusive experience guests can also enjoy the “Red Carpet Glamour” experience, a Hollywood style photo shoot on The Peninsula’s red carpet. www.beverlyhills.peninsula.com