The Ritz-Carlton, Los Angeles provides guests with a sophisticated escape from the liveliness of downtown L.A. After a day of exploring museums or a night out at a concert or basketball game, step into the quaint lobby for personalized and attentive service from the staff who will personally escort you to your room. Although the hotel caters to the business traveler with 100,000 square feet of meeting space, it is also a great home-base for families wanting to discover the best of what L.A. has to offer.
This 123-room boutique hotel occupies floors 22 to 26, which allows sweeping views of the Los Angeles area. The decor features soft hues that are warm and inviting. For an additional fee, the Club Lounge is available for those who want the convenience of dining in-house with a selection of gourmet fare available throughout the day. Located on the 23rd floor, the Club offers an intimate, private dining experience in a relaxing atmosphere. Grab a bite to eat, a cocktail, or just sit and read the newspaper while taking in the city view. Kids will love the cookie bar and selection of candy. And don't forget to visit the dessert bar at the end of the day. A concierge is always on hand to assist to guest's needs.
Most rooms provide the following amenities:
- Television in the bathroom mirror (a big hit with the kids)
- iPod docking station
- Panasonic HD flat screen television
- Wireless and wired Internet access in all guest rooms
- Fully stocked mini- refreshment bar at our downtown luxury hotel
- Bath butler and bath menu services
- Complimentary overnight shoeshine service
- Express laundry service
- Twice-daily housekeeping service
- Evening turndown service
- Lighted makeup mirror, hair dryer and scale
- Plush terry or lightweight bathrobe
- In-room safe
- All guest rooms are non-smoking
Gourmet Chinese Dining at The Ritz-Carlton, Los Angeles
WP24 Restaurant and Lounge, created by Chef Wolfgang Puck, is located on the 24th floor and features modern Chinese cuisine. The restaurant, which seats 90 guests, provides a prix fixe formal dining experience that should not be rushed. The menu includes items such as Crispy Suckling Pig with Apple-Quince Purée, Sweet Bean, Chinese 10 Spice and Thai Red Curry Steamed Alaskan Halibut with Bok Choy, Shiitake Mushrooms, Kaffir Lime, Cilantro Nam Pla. To complete the meals, there is a wine menu consisting of more than 400 selections. A family style dim sum dinner is offered on Sundays.
For a more casual meal, the lounge menu offers plates that are perfect for sharing. Choose from items such as Baby Pork Belly “Bao Buns” with Chinese Honey-Garlic Glaze or Chinese Chicken Salad with Candied Cashews, Crisp Wontons. There is also an extensive sushi menu.
Relaxing Rooftop Pool at The Ritz-Carlton, Los Angeles
Looking to unwind at the end of a busy day filled with meetings or sightseeing? Head to the 26th floor to soak up the sun at the rooftop pool. In typical Ritz-Carlton-style, the pool has everything you need to enjoy some time lounging poolside. From sunscreen to ice cold lemon water, diapers to fluffy towels, all the amenities are provided. Curl up on a lounge chair with a selection of magazines, or stretch out in a cabana with the kids. There's even a rooftop garden that is utilized for menu items, cocktails and spa treatments. For some luxurious downtime, head over to The Ritz-Carlton Spa, Los Angeles (located in the adjacent JW Marriott Hotel) for ultimate pampering.
Los Angeles Activities Near The Ritz-Carlton, Los Angeles
Entertainment is just steps away from The Ritz-Carlton, Los Angeles. Located at L.A. Live, guests can walk to concerts, basketball games, the movies, bowling, and more. For a limited time, The Ritz-Carlton, Los Angeles is offering free tickets to the Grammy Museum, a fun, interactive experience that kids and adults will enjoy.
Just a short car-ride away, guests can visit Universal Studios Hollywood, the L.A. Zoo, the Museum of Contemporary Art, the Walt Disney Concert Hall and more. Complimentary transportation is offered to certain destinations. Currently, The Ritz-Carlton, Los Angeles is providing free tickets to the California Science Center where guests can get a close-up look at the Space Shuttle Endeavour
Green Initiatives at The Ritz-Carlton, Los Angeles
The Hotels and Residences at L.A. LIVE, which houses The Ritz-Carlton, Los Angeles, was awarded with the U.S. Green Building Council’s (USGBC) Silver Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) certification. As part of this award, some of the green initiatives include the following:
• Use of recycled materials throughout the building, in addition to the major use of recycled steel in the building’s overall construction
• Offer of a wide range of alternative transportation opportunities, including bicycle support, discounted parking for low-emitting and fuel-efficient vehicles, carpools and vanpools, an employee rideshare program, and extensive public transportation within walking distance
• Recycling areas on every floor of the tower and at the building’s main loading dock
The Ritz-Carlton, Los Angeles
900 W Olympic Blvd, Los Angeles, California 90015 USA
Phone: +1 (213) 743-8800