The Sunset Marquis Hotel in West Hollywood has housed some of the biggest stars in music since its opening in 1964. Many record companies were once located on Sunset Boulevard, so musicians needed a place to stay nearby. Thus the birth of the Sunset Marquis, which even has a recording studio, Nightbird Studios, for those late night jam sessions. And you don’t have to be a rock star to stay at the Sunset Marquis, but walking through the hotel makes you feel like you’re walking through a rock ‘n’ roll museum! They also offer live music so this is one true legendary spot that will make you feel like a rock star!
Cavatina will be serving a prix fixe brunch that includes complimentary mimosas and sparkling wine, a seafood bar, seasonal salads, a savory carving station, and a custom crepe station. The buffet will be served from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. and is $85 per person, $33 for children ages 5 to 11 and free for children age 4 and under. 1200 Alta Loma Road, West Hollywood, (310) 358-3759, www.cavatinala.com.
The SPA at Sunset Marquis offers a variety of treatments, massages, and facials to both hotel guests and visitors right off the Sunset Strip. Prices for treatments start at $180 for their let’s go to the spa package and go up to their $500 spa-liday package. The spa-liday package allows guests to enjoy a 90-minute massage, 90-minute facial, classic mani/pedi, a day pass to the pool, glass of champagne and valet parking. Each service features organic products including Butter London nail polish, LashFOOD eye candy bars, and Lori Jack sandals.
An urban oasis nestled on a residential cul-de-sac just steps from Los Angeles’ celebrated Sunset Strip, the Sunset Marquis is the stuff dreams are made of. Conceived as the first all-suite hotel in the U.S., it has been a refuge for generations of rock ‘n’ rollers, actors, comedians, filmmakers, supermodels and moguls, a monument to luxury and casual elegance.
Sunset Marquis is a rock & roll legend. Located just off the Sunset Strip, it’s a secluded getaway on a side street yet close enough to all the action, which is why it’s become a home away from home for rock stars. Steven Tyler is pretty much synonymous with this place and there are always some rock dudes walking around that I know are famous but I just don’t know their names. The fab Cavatina restaurant with its pretty outdoor patio and laidback vibe is where celebs eat in privacy while enjoying one of the most romantic spots in LA.
Dinner done and set on a last hurrah? Head for the pretty glamour of Perch in Downtown and its twinkly outdoor terrace with superb city views. Or go rock and roll at the luxurious and legendary Sunset Marquis in West Hollywood, designed with Mediterranean villas in mind. A music-industry favorite, it should come as no surprise to bump into Courtney Love or John Mayer in its tiny BAR 1200.