Since 1969, restaurant, hotel, travel & other witty reviews by a handpicked, worldwide team of discerning professionals—and your views, too.


See an explanation of GAYOT's stars

Rating System Explained

GAYOT's star rating system rates each hotel property on its décor, service, amenities and ambience. The scale ranges from one star (the basics) to five stars (pure luxury).

See an explanation of GAYOT's stars

Los Angeles

Hilton Garden Inn LAX/El Segundo
Hilton Garden Inn Los Angeles - Hollywood
Hilton Garden Inn Marina Del Rey
Hilton Los Angeles Airport
Hilton Los Angeles North/Glendale & Executive Meeting Center
Hilton Los Angeles/San Gabriel
Hilton Los Angeles/Universal City
Hilton Woodland Hills
Holiday Inn Express North Hollywood
Holiday Inn Los Angeles - International Airport
Hollywood Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites
Hollywood Hotel
Hotel Amarano Burbank
Hotel Angeleno
Hotel Atwater
Hotel Covell
Hotel Current
Hotel Erwin
Hotel Maya - A Doubletree Hotel
Hotel MdR A DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel
Hotel Metropole
Hotel Normandie
Hotel Palomar Los Angeles - Westwood, A Kimpton Hotel
Hotel Shangri-La
The Hotel Wilshire

Huntley Santa Monica Beach
Hyatt The Pike Long Beach
Hyatt Place Los Angeles/LAX/El Segundo
Hyatt Place Riverside/Downtown
Hyatt Regency Century Plaza
Hyatt Regency Long Beach
Hyatt Regency Valencia
Hyatt Westlake Plaza in Thousand Oaks
Inn at Playa Del Rey
Jamaica Bay Inn
The L. A. Hotel Downtown
L.A. Sky Boutique Hotel
Le Montrose Suite Hotel
Le Parc Suite Hotel
The Line Los Angeles
Loews Hollywood Hotel
Long Beach Marriott
Los Angeles Marriott Burbank Airport
Magic Castle Hotel
Mama Shelter Los Angeles
Manhattan Beach Marriott
Marina del Rey Hotel
Marina del Rey Marriott
Marriott Torrance South Bay
The Mission Inn Hotel & Spa

Go to: Previous / Next

From Las Vegas to Borneo, GAYOT's list of the world's best swim-up bars features exotic spots to get a drink, and takes poolside lounging to the next level.
Go off the beaten path and explore GAYOT's Top 10 Extreme Hotels, which feature one-of-a-kind accommodations for a truly unforgettable experience.