LA Luxe: The Ritz Carlton, Los Angeles

We cannot just get away from the Sunshine State just yet. It is summer after all and 'tis the season of suites with spectacular sunny views. Only days ago, we checked out Mandarin Oriental San Francisco but we are not ready to leave yet. Queue The Ritz Carlton, Los Angeles.

Located steps away from STAPLES Centre, Nokia Theatre L.A. LIVE, The GRAMMY Museum and an array of downtown restaurants, entertainment venues and nightspots, The Ritz-Carlton, Los Angeles is a glittering star among Los Angeles luxury hotels. Located perfectly and centrally; offering the best in tourist hotspots as well as must-see places LA Ritz Carlton boasts the best of luxury and tourist fun.

Think sleek, sophisticated atmosphere, refined service and sweeping views at every turn. A modern glass structure that soars high above the city, LA Ritz Carlton is an urban oasis offering the most dynamic surroundings of the city and provides guests with plenty of entertaining moments and cultural experiences. From food to fashion, art to opera, cinema to sports, The Ritz-Carlton, Los Angeles offers a true sense of place that never fails to elicit a second take.

Surround yourself with just the right amount of L.A. glamour and casual California elegance at The Ritz-Carlton, Los Angeles, where 123 contemporary hotel suites and guest rooms occupy floors 22-26 of this distinctive 54-story tower. Expect impressive L.A. views, modern technology of course and a unique in-mirror television within all guest bathrooms.

We’d advice that you check into Ritz Carlton Suite for the ultimate indulgence in luxury. Enter a generous foyer with marble, mahogany hardwood floors and carpeting opening up to entertainment area and when we say entertainment we mean an area with 50” high-definition flat panel television, wet bar, multiple seating areas. Remember this is just the opening, think lots of space, luxury, a butler, separate luxury dressing room (perfect for the ladies who need tons of space for all their clothing and beauty essentials) and of course access to the Club Lounge with four daily food and beverage presentations, oh and of course we can’t not mention the fact that you’ll have the most amazing panoramic views of the mountains and the ocean from the vantage point of the 25th floor.

Looking for a heightened level of luxury then make your way over to the Ritz-Carlton Club Lounge, which also offers amazing views of the city of Los Angeles and a great level of privacy. The Club Lounge offers a dedicated concierge to attend the individual needs of its guests and continuous food and beverage offerings throughout the day. Looking for a little bit more? Well of course the Ritz Carlton offers a dining experience to suit every occasion—from a casual bite poolside to a multi-course dining experience at the award-winning WP24 Restaurant & Lounge which offers a modern interpretation of traditional Chinese cuisine. Guests can delight in spectacular panoramic views of Los Angeles while enjoying a formal dining experience.

Or check out the LA Market Restaurant which offers Modern American cooking with a California flair, featuring fresh ingredients sourced directly from local. You also absolutely must visit The Mixing Room; where world class Mixology paired with light bites and small plates meet. Guests enjoy a close-up view of all the L.A. LIVE action with indoor and outdoor seating and seven flat-screen televisions.

As part of the L.A. LIVE entertainment complex, The Ritz-Carlton, Los Angeles provides hotel guests with the perfect downtown location near Staples Centre to enjoy the city’s premier concert venues, theatres, bars, restaurants and movie theatres. Oh, if you’re a sports fan you’ll definitely appreciate the hotel’s proximity to Staples Centre, home to the Kings, Lakers, Clippers, and Sparks. Immerse yourself in Los Angeles’ world-class cultural and sports identity from the hotel that places you in the centre of it all.