A team of Oyster reporters spent weeks exploring 59 top hotels in and around Los Angeles, including Beverly Hills, Hollywood, and Santa Monica. We slept in the beds, lounged by the pools, ate in the restaurants, and even sampled the nightlife, all with an eye toward selecting the most distinguished properties. Here are the hotels with the most storied Hollywood histories. For a look at what hotels attract A-listers today, check out our list of celebrity hot spots.
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