9 Most Instagrammable Spots in West Hollywood
West Hollywood is arguably one of the most Instagrammable cities in the world.
The stretch of Santa Monica Boulevard through West Hollywood is part of historic Route 66. The East-West corridor is also known as California State Route 2, which ends at Ocean Avenue in Santa Monica.
while dancing around in this two-story bar
Inspired by 1980s Miami disco culture, LGBTQ+ focused hybrid restaurant and lounge Beaches WeHo transports you to your own beach paradise. Stay cool with a boozy frozen lemonade, Piña Colada, strawberry daiquiri, or watermelon rosé.
Ask for the special shot list before ordering
Your favorite reality stars—Lisa Vanderpump, Tom Sandoval and Tom Schwartz—invite you to play in their whimsical bar with elegant bar food and vibrant signature cocktails like the Tom Fashioned, Kentucky Muffin, or Madame Butterfly.
Break a Sweat
Keep an eye out for special appearances from popular drag queens throughout the week
Every third Wednesday of the month, Rage nightclub sets the stage for dancers and renowned choreographers for Club Jete. Watch them to show off their newest moves or come on any of the theme nights to strut your stuff on the dance floor.
Keep it Going
Step into the Wild Wild West Hollywood!
All the way from New York, Boystown favorite Flaming Saddles is considered the all-male Coyote Ugly. This country western bar comes with unexpected dance numbers, a happy hour that starts at 3PM, and a weekend brunch with bottomless mimosas.
Push your limits during one-minute intervals
You’ll never do the same workout twice at Basecamp Fitness. Here you’ll spend one minute strength training doing a variation of moves that work every muscle group and one minute doing cardio on the assault bike.
Eat healthy without compromising flavor!
Hugo’s has been serving healthy dishes made from scratch since the ’70s, including a few comfort food options. Try the cinnamon swirl French toast, almond energy pancakes, and pasta mama (yes! pasta for breakfast).
If you didn’t document the moment, were you really there?
Bikes and Hikes give you an up close and personal look at the Hollywood Sign for the perfect photo op. This 3.5 mile hike ends right under the sign, the closest you’ll ever get to it!
Create your own acai bowl or superfood smoothie for even more nutrients!
Rawberri’s CocoWhip is the perfect post-workout treat. It’s dairy-free with no added sugar and you can add your favorite toppings. They also have acai bowls that will blow your taste buds away.
Make room for a Lamborghini or Maserati in your garage
Take a walk over to one of LA’s most impressive classic car showrooms, right on Santa Monica Boulevard. From a 1940s Ford Woody to late-’60s Ferrari GT, you’ll find an assortment of rare and vintage cars you may have only seen in the movies.
Browse the black and white headshots that line the walls to find your favorite movie star!
This Hollywood legend has been around since 1939, a favorite among movie stars like Ava Gardner and John Wayne. Since then, it has made cameos in dozens of movies and TV shows.
This local moto shop sells and services really cool bikes
If you want to see great vintage and modern motorcycles from Harley, Triumph, and more, swing by this West Hollywood institution along historic Route 66. (It’s on the east side of town, near The Lot Studios.)
Don’t forget to try the fresh-baked desserts!
This 24-hour neighborhood diner has all the classics, but their menu also features fries topped with carnitas, gravy, or chorizo. You can also build your own mac and cheese.
West Hollywood is arguably one of the most Instagrammable cities in the world.
As the nation’s most visible gayborhood, West Hollywood has been a center of drag culture for decades and is a prime destination for both casual observers and die-hard fans of the art form.
West Hollywood’s Santa Monica Boulevard is one of the most vibrant stretches of street on the West Coast. With its own singular identity and vivacious main street character, the Boulevard is known for inclusivity and a fierce, out-and-proud attitude.
Equally startling and exciting, you’ll find it ordinary in West Hollywood to rub shoulders with the famous and infamous faces of big and little screens.
Crave that home away from home—with a hauntingly stylish edge? This all-suites boutique—steps from Sunset and Santa Monica Boulevards—sports a designer vibe sure to excite creative minds.
Surrender to the mysterious lure of this hidden landmark. Charlie Chaplin and Golden Era elites escaped here to rollick in private—pre-paparazzi.
Feel the comfort of being at home while having the added luxury of a hotel inspired by European residential style properties.
These are urban digs you dreamed of—upscale comfort and friendly atmosphere with artsy flair. Come home to a spacious loft, partake of VIP luxuries, and be at ease. Not a boutique hotel and not a luxury residence, Palihouse offers the best of both.
You'll appreciate the whimsy of this inspired venue. View originals by Miro, DeKooning, Dali and more. Titillate your senses in magical gardens. Float awhile in a saltwater pool then cozy up to a fireplace.
Situated right in the heart of Los Angeles, The Ramada Plaza Hotel and Suites offers location for the best value. Get the urban cool experience you crave with many of the city’s most talked about restaurants, shops and nightlife hot spots nearby.
Conveniently located near several bars and restaurants on The Sunset Strip and Santa Monica Boulevard. Legendary rock singer Jim Morrison lived at Alta Cienega Motel in Room 32 from 1968 to 1970. The room is still decorated with Jim's portrait and personal belongings to this day.
The 1 Hotel West Hollywood is an eco-friendly haven and a designer's dream – and right on the Sunset Strip, within walking distance to nightclubs, restaurants, comedy and more.
The Andaz West Hollywood hotel plays host to rock-and-roll royalty, with all the glitz and glam that you'd expect on the world-famous Sunset Strip.
A good night's sleep right on The Sunset Strip? Yes! Free breakfast? Absolutely! The Best Western Sunset Plaza hotel has a comfortable Mediterranean vibe, a pool, and more – at a price that won't break the budget.
The West Hollywood EDITION is located on the corner of West Sunset Boulevard and North Doheny Drive, where West Hollywood meets Beverly Hills. Featuring 140 guest rooms and 48 suites with 2 penthouses.
Connect with your inner rock star at this gorgeous boutiquer—right in the heart of The Sunset Strip. Party all night, snooze by the saltwater pool all day...No judgments here.
Located in West Hollywood's Design District, La Peer Hotel is comfortable elegance surrounded in beauty. Walkable to all that is hot and now – your new favorite escape.
Park yourself in the spacious heart of WeHo. Ideal for travelistas who prefer AM java on a balcony—or stay to play over a weekend or longer. After an adventurous day, rejuvenate on the tennis court. Revive in the spa. Ease into the heated pool. Relax on the rooftop sky deck.
Be inspired with taste-making design and startling textures. Enjoy a splendid suite—more art than dwelling. Unbend at the rooftop sun deck or outdoor heated pool. Just ask and you’ll receive.
Be bold and beckon your best. Step into a world of perpetual possibility. Mondrian's enduring allure transcends trends, inspiring a sense of invincibility and endless reinvention.
Look and feel Wehoan. Walk tree-lined streets to dining, shopping or a salon appointment. You’ll flip over the comfy conveniences and discreet urbanity. Tuck yourself (and your pooch) into a lovely studio on Hammond between Sunset Boulevard and Dicks Street.
Often imitated, never duplicated, The Standard, Hollywood attracts a spirited clientele who revel in its celebration of artistry and authentic expression in this mid-century California gem.
Enter this leggy art-deco landmark and know you’ve arrived. The wood-paneled lobby feels like an old-school club. Make no mistake. The future of entertainment, fashion and design is being decided within these walls.
Residential, Roof Terrace, Contemporary
Hollywood History, English-Style Cottages
Sophisticated, Hollywood Bungalow, Elite Guest-House Feel
Hip, Apartment-Style, Suites
Euro-Bohemian, Artistic, Surprising
Convenient, Comfortable, Location
Affordable, Location, Rock History
Budget-Friendly, Free Parking, Convenient
Upscale, Pet-Friendly, Eco-Conscious
Rock & Roll Chic, Art Installations, Iconic Views
Free Breakfast, Central Location
New, Luxury, Skyline Views
Saltwater Pool, Hip, Edgy
Modern European, Luxury, Design-Forward
Residential, All-Suite, Comfortable
Glamorous, Rooftop Pool, Anglophile
Bold, Whimsical, Vibrant
Urban, Sophisticated, Pet-Friendly
Retro-Chic, Adults Only, Eclectic
Art Deco, Elegant, Legendary
Private, Rock & Roll, Exclusive
Universal Studios Hollywood is just a short drive from West Hollywood, and a great day for kids and adults alike. We recommend heading straight to the Harry Potter ride, followed up with a goblet of Butterbeer. Get your tickets below.Buy Tickets
Several bus lines run along SMB, with a Cityline free shuttle that connects to the Metro Red Line at Hollywood & Highland next to attractions like the Walk of Fame and Chinese Theatre. The WeHo PickUp provides free trolley service for barhoppers. Santa Monica Boulevard is also a highly walkable and bike-friendly thoroughfare.
The City of West Hollywood is dedicated to sustainability and preserving our environment. We encourage visitors and residents alike to help us with these efforts. Learn more at weho.org