Best Western

BEST WESTERN PLUS Sunset Plaza Hotel

8400 Sunset Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA 90069-1910
Phone: 323/654-0750   |   Fax: 323/650-6146   |   100 Rooms
Check Out Time: 11:00 AM   |   Check In: 2:00 PM   |   Online Reservations

If you're looking for a place to stay on the Sunset Strip, look no further than the BEST WESTERN PLUS Sunset Plaza Hotel in West Hollywood.

This West Hollywood hotel is the perfect base for a visit to Los Angeles and all it has to offer, especially the nearby areas of Beverly Hills and Hollywood. We provide our guests with all the amenities they need for a relaxing and enjoyable stay, which earned us a 2014 TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence for our efforts. Among the things that set us apart is cable television including HBO®, free Wi-Fi, Electric car charging stations, and a complimentary hot American buffet breakfast with scrambled eggs, bacon, sausage, English muffins and so much more. Our suites also offer whirlpool hot tubs and combined with our heated pool, exercise facility and gorgeous furnishings, it's no wonder that guests at our West Hollywood hotel leave with great memories to last a lifetime.

Being on Sunset Boulevard, we put you close to everything you need. Bringing the family and looking for all-ages fun? Our hotel is near Universal Studios® and just minutes from amusement parks, museums, boutiques, famous landmarks and local beaches. Get discounted tickets to Universal Studios, Disneyland® Resort, and city and star home tours. Or visit the Hollywood Stars Walk of Fame and Grauman's Chinese Theater. Also close by are the J. Paul Getty Museum, Farmers Market, Los Angeles County Museum of Arts and only 10 miles from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX). Those traveling for business will enjoy this Los Angeles hotel's proximity to Cedar Sinai, UCLA Medical Center and the Hollywood Bowl.

If live music and nightlife are more your speed, you couldn't ask for a better location than the one our Sunset Strip hotel boasts. The Roxy, Viper Room, Whisky a Go Go, Key Club and Troubadour are among the world-famous nightclubs nearby.

Book your trip to the BEST WESTERN PLUS Sunset Plaza Hotel in Hollywood today and see the best of Los Angeles. Enjoy your stay.


Hotel Amenities & Services

  • Wireless internet connection in public areas
  • Exercise facilities
  • Complimentary full breakfast
  • 100 % smoke-free hotel
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Ice/vending machines
  • Outdoor pool, heated
  • Guest laundry
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Baggage hold
  • Car rental desk, nominal fee
  • Sightseeing tours
  • Safe deposit box
  • Garage parking, nominal fee
  • Meeting facilities
  • Dataports
  • Conference services
  • Notary public
  • Fax services
  • Photocopy services
  • Interior corridor
  • Exercise facility
  • Free wireless Internet available in public areas; Free in-room wireless Internet access; Free wireless Internet access available in public areas and all guest rooms; All guest rooms are hardwired and offer free wireless Internet access; All guest rooms are hardwired for Internet access
  • Physically challenged facilities Due to the historic nature of the building our Breakfast Room is exempt from wheelchair accessibility. Our staff is available to deliver your breakfast to your room. Just call us and let us know what you would like to enjoy.
  • Complimentary coffee
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • Telephone available
  • Discounted tickets to Universal Studios, Disneyland® Resort, City tours and star home tours.
  • High-speed Internet access
  • Sun Country EV electric car charging stations

BEST WESTERN PLUS Sunset Plaza Hotel

Take advantage of the savings and fun with this special offer available at the best western plus sunset plaza hotel in Los Angeles.

BEST WESTERN PLUS Sunset Plaza Hotel

Conveniently located, the best western plus sunset plaza hotel in Los Angeles, California is shown on the map. Detailed driving directions from popular points or nearby cities are listed below. For those with GPS, here you go:

Longitude: 34.094855  /  Latitude: -118.372675


Driving Directions to Hotel


From: Highway 405. Take Sunset Boulevard east to the BEST WESTERN PLUS Sunset Plaza Hotel.

From: Highway 101. Take Sunset Boulevard west to the BEST WESTERN PLUS Sunset Plaza Hotel.

From: Interstate 10. Take La Cienega north to the BEST WESTERN PLUS Sunset Plaza Hotel.

BEST WESTERN PLUS Sunset Plaza Hotel

We care about the quality of your stay with us. Below are nearby attractions, shopping and restaurants that are popular with our guests. Listed locations are nearby with approximate distance listed where available.

Most Popular Area Attractions

Dodger Stadium

Dodger Stadium

Dodger Stadium in Chavez Ravine

Also known as Chavez Ravine, Dodger Stadium was opened in 1962, and is the third oldest park in Major League Baseball.

Home to the Los Angeles Dodgers since opening day, the stadium neighbors downtown Los Angeles, and is the largest ballpark in terms of seating capacity – coming in at 56,000 seats.

Dodger Stadium is used for large concerts and movie sets, along with baseball games for the people of Los Angeles. Enjoy your time at Dodger Stadium, one of the premier Major League Baseball venues. The MLB season begins its regular season in early April – buy your tickets now. 

Greystone Mansion

With beautiful, manicured grounds, the historic Greystone Mansion is a delightful respite from the urban excitement of the Los Angeles area. Greystone Mansion is open only for special events, however the park grounds are open daily unless otherwise reserved. The drive in from downtown LA is quick.

Grab a picnic lunch and head up Loma Vista Drive for a stroll through two of the public areas on the grounds. Greystone Mansion is a registered historical landmark surrounded by over 18 acres of parkland. Enjoy the carefully manicured and maintained formal gardens and fountain as well as the inner courtyard area and pool. If you need a break from the big city, this is the place.

Griffith Observatory

Griffith Observatory

North Entrance of the Griffith Observatory

Opened in 1935, the Griffith Observatory is set on the slopes of Mount Hollywood, overlooking downtown Los Angeles, Hollywood, and the Pacific Ocean.

The southern California facility invites visitors to immerse themselves in a wide variety of space and science-related displays.

Exhibits like the Big Picture and attractions like Leonard Nimoy Event Horizon Theater and Samuel Oschin Planetarium Theater thrill guests young and old.

Overseen by celebrity chef Wolfgang Puck, the Café at the End of the Universe is open daily inside the observatory.


Hollywood Starline Tours

Cruise through the Hollywood Hills in hopes of catching a glimpse of your favorite stars. Hollywood Starline Tours has been providing tours of the Los Angeles and Hollywood area since 1935. Enjoy a Movie Star Homes Tour, a Grand City Tour of LA or tour one of the area's popular attractions.

Universal Studios, Disneyland or Sea World are great choices. Starline Tours makes touring Los Angeles easy with convenient pick-up and drop-off locations.

The Hop-On, Hop-Off Double Decker City Tour is one of the most popular tours. Enjoy touring from the open-air, vintage buses from England, at over 50 stops. Enjoy a fun day traveling throughout the city. Bring your camera to capture the wonderful sights along the tour.

Museum of Tolerance

Plan your next visit to Los Angeles and check out the Museum of Tolerance. It's a one-of-a-kind museum, located on the west side of Los Angeles. The Museum strives to educate the public on respecting each other, while engaging their hearts and minds through its interactive exhibits. Current exhibits include the Holocaust Section, Tolerancenter, Finding Our Families, Finding Ourselves and Special Exhibitions.

Visitors view historical artifacts and explore bigotry and discrimination while strolling through the Museum. Partake in the special events or customized programs hosted at the Museum. Browse through the Museum Gift Shop to shop for books, clothing and decorative accessories. Make the most of your time in Los Angeles.

Page Museum La Brea Tar Pits

See one of the most iconic sites in Los Angeles. The Page Museum La Brea Tar Pits is a site located in one of the world's most famous fossil locations. The museum features one of the most diverse exhibits of Ice Age animals and plants.

Stroll the museum to learn about the Los Angeles Basin 10,000 - 40,000 years ago, when mammoths and saber-toothed cats roamed the area. Approximately 10,000 animals became entrapped in the tar pits, during 30,000 years. Take your time viewing the museum's collection of over one million recovered bones and over three million items, in total.

Visitors are welcome to view current work in progress, through the Page Museum Laboratory windows. Life-size replicas of extinct mammals are located outside in Hancock Park, for viewing. Los Angeles travelers can rest comfortably at one of the several area hotels. Dig into the area's history, while in town.

Paley Center for Media

By Gary Minnaert (Minnaert)) (Own work) [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons

The Paley Center

California offers a diverse landscape of attractions. Visit the Los Angeles area soon and check out the Paley Center for Media. You'll find it in the Beverley Hills area, not far from downtown Los Angeles. You'll have an opportunity to view footage and listen to recordings of more than 75,000 programs.

Choose from a catalog of programs to select four audio or visual recordings to listen to and watch, all at the same time.

The Museum of Television & Radio was founded in 1975, and in 2007 was re-named to the Paley Center for Media in an effort to include emerging forms of digital media. There is also a location in New York City.

Staples Center

Those looking for a fun night out in the Los Angeles area, have a variety of options. Make your way to the Staples Center in downtown Los Angeles for a sporting event or your favorite entertainer. The center is home to four professional sports franchises: the Los Angeles Clippers and Los Angeles Lakers – NBA, the Los Angeles Kings – NHL, and the Los Angeles Sparks – WNBA.

Since 1999, this multi-purpose center has hosted numerous high-profile events and concerts. On average, the center has hosted more than 250 events a year, including eleven Grammy Awards Shows, World Figure Skating Championships, the X Games competitions and the 2000 Democratic National Convention. This impressive 950,000 square foot center has been awarded the Pollstar-CIC Arena of the Year award. 


The University of California, Los Angeles, better known as UCLA, is set within the Westwood neighborhood of the Los Angles Metro area. Established in 1919, UCLA is a public university, and was founded as the southern branch of the University of California. UCLA and USC are traditional rivals in sports, due to their close proximity.

The UCLA Bruins sports teams compete within the Pac-12 Conference, and have won multiple championships in sports like basketball and men's volleyball. Visitors from nearby cities like Glendora, Los Alamitos, and Pasadena always make time for the the exciting action of college football at the Rose Bowl, home stadium for the UCLA Bruins.

Universal Studios Hollywood

Ideal for families, Universal Studios Hollywood is home to thrilling theme park rides and attractions. Enjoy a look inside your favorite shows, the special effects stage, 3-D movies, a working movie studio, four-star restaurants, and IMAX cinemas. This is theme parks – Los Angeles style!

Bring along your camera to capture a great moment with your favorite character. Scooby-Doo, Shaggy, Dora the Explorer, Curious George, The Simpsons and Spongebob Squarepants all roam the park and are ready to smile for the camera. Enjoy a day at Universal Studios Hollywood – there are few better ways to enjoy a visit to the LA area.

University of Southern California

One of the major colleges in the state, the University of Southern California is found in sunny Los Angeles. It's one of southern California's largest private universities. Sprawled across a campus of over 300 acres, and offering a wide variety of undergraduate and graduate degrees, USC is nationally known as a top school.

Visitors from as nearby as Anaheim, and Long Beach enjoy the charming feel of the campus, and the excitement of the college game day experience during the fall when the USC Trojans football team plays.

Sports are a major draw at USC, but nearby sights like the Museum of Tolerance, or the Mount Wilson Observatory bring droves of visitors from cities all over California, and even from other states. Plan a visit to USC during the spring when the Trojan baseball team plays all their home games at Dedeaux Field.

More Area Attractions & Services

  • 0 mile(s) from House of Blues
  • 0.1 mile(s) from Santa Monica Boulevard
  • 0.75 mile(s) from Melrose Avenue
  • 1 mile(s) from Beverly Hills, Pacific Design Center
  • 0.5 mile(s) from Directors Guild
  • 1.5 mile(s) from Mann's Chinese Theater, Hollywood Stars Walk of Fame and Hollywood Wax Museum
  • 0.5 mile(s) from Tower Records
  • 2 mile(s) from CBS TV City and Farmers Market
  • 2.5 mile(s) from Hollywood Sign
  • 3.5 mile(s) from Century City
  • 4 mile(s) from Universal Studios®
  • 4.5 mile(s) from Bel Air
  • 7 mile(s) from Getty Museum
  • 7 mile(s) from Marina Del Rey
  • 27 mile(s) from Knotts Berry Farm®
  • 30 mile(s) from Disneyland Park®
  • 35 mile(s) from Six Flags Magic Mountain®
  • 1 mile(s) from Beverly Hills Shopping complex
  • 3 mile(s) from Rodeo Drive

Local Area Recreation Opportunities

  • Sightseeing tours

Nearby Restaurants

  • Learn about the restaurants right next door to our hotel on Sunset Boulevard
  • Across the street from Saddle Ranch, Bar/Lounge, American, Open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner,
  • Adjacent to Tower Bar, Full Service, Steak House, Open for: lunch, dinner, American Bistro

BEST WESTERN PLUS Sunset Plaza Hotel

Enjoy your stay with us even more by checking out some of the most popular area points of interest and local area events happening in or near Los Angeles. Chase the links to explore the local region even more.

Local Events Worth Considering:

December 2015

December 5, 2015
2015 Santa Monica-Venice Christmas Run

Began in 1977, this annual SoCal tradition features more than 10,000 runners making the trek from Santa Monica to Venice and the Venice Beach Boardwalk with 5K and 10K races. Visitors are invited to join in the fun.

December 20, 2015
2015 Muckenthalers Holiday Festival

Los Angeles visitors are invited to experience this fun-filled festival held in Fullerton, featuring an arts and crafts fair, delicious foods, craft beer vendors, home and gallery tours, and more, at the Muckentahler Culture Center. Event begins at 4 p.m.

December 5, 2015
2016 Artisanal LA Holiday City Market

Get some holiday shopping done early while in Old Town Pasadena, as over 100 vendors showcase some of their greatest creations. Don't forget to grab some hot chocolate as well! The market opens at noon.

January 2016

January 1, 2016
102nd Rose Bowl

One of college football's longest running traditions, the Rose Bowl is set for New Year's Day. Watch as the two top teams from the Big 10 and PAC-12 square off at Rose Bowl Stadium. Kickoff is at 1:30 p.m.

January 23, 2016
2016 SoCal Winter Brew Fest

Brew lovers, head over to the Phoenix Club in Anaheim and enjoy unlimited pours, over 50 craft beers, a live dj, games and raffles, and more. This is a one-day only event, beginning at noon.

February 2016

February 13, 2016
117th Annual Golden Dragon Parade & Chinese New Year Festival

Celebrate the Chinese New Year in LA's Chinatown district, as a festive parade featuring dragons, marching bands, entertainers, and more makes its way through the town. The fun begins at 1 p.m.

down Best Western USA & Canada
Alabama  |  Alaska  |  Arizona  |  Arkansas  |  California  |  Colorado  |  Connecticut  |  Delaware  |  Florida  |  Georgia  |  Hawaii  |  Idaho  |  Illinois  |  Indiana  |  Iowa  |  Kansas  |  Kentucky  |  Louisiana  |  Maine  |  Maryland  |  Massachusetts  |  Michigan  |  Minnesota  |  Mississippi  |  Missouri  |  Montana  |  Nebraska  |  Nevada  |  New Hampshire  |  New Jersey  |  New Mexico  |  New York  |  North Carolina  |  North Dakota  |  Ohio  |  Oklahoma  |  Oregon  |  Pennsylvania  |  Rhode Island  |  South Carolina  |  South Dakota  |  Tennessee  |  Texas  |  Utah  |  Vermont  |  Virginia  |  Washington  |  Washington D.C.  |  West Virginia  |  Wisconsin  |  Wyoming
Alberta  |  British Columbia  |  Manitoba  |  New Brunswick  |  Nova Scotia  |  Ontario  |  Prince Edward Island  |  Quebec  |  Saskatchewan  |  Yukon  |  Caribbean

Each Best Western® branded hotel is independently owned and operated. © 2002-2015 Best Western International, Inc. All rights reserved. © 2015 TripAdvisor LLC. All rights reserved.