A hidden sanctuary amongst the wooded hills, untouched by the clamour of life beyond the gates of Bel-Air. The most quintessentially private and exclusive hotel, delivering low-key elegance since 1946.
701 Stone Canyon Road, Los Angeles, CA 90077
No roar, no fanfare. A stillness. The hotel waits quietly. And then the birdsong, the lake, the familiar bridge to this world within a world. Tropical greenery fills your vision and the swans glide on. Welcome to Hotel Bel-Air.
Born into Hollywood royalty
The birthplace of the Bel-Air community – LA’s ultimate enclave of rarified exclusivity – Hotel Bel-Air has been the legendary setting for countless Hollywood moments.
Introducing Derek Gores
This February we welcome internationally-renowned collage artist Derek Gores, who presents his playful, puzzle-filled collages over a month-long exhibition. The unique pieces will be on display throughout the hotel, and you may even catch Gores during a live installation, rearranging recycled magazines, maps and more to create his Surrealist images on canvas.
The following workshops are open to guests and non-guests alike and are complimentary to attend:
February 8th from 2 to 4pm
Attendees will have the opportunity to draw the hotel’s iconic swan lake with the guidance of Derek
February 11th from 5 to 7pm
Allows guests the opportunity to express themselves through paper collage led by expert Derek Gores.
Space is limited, guests must RSVP to [email protected]
Exhibition runs from Thursday, February 6 to Saturday, February 29
A 12-acre paradise styled as a private residence. A Californian oasis of relaxation and indulgence. A place of sweet splendour at its very best.
Four beautiful white swans call the lake home, and together they embody the romance, grace and elegance of Hotel Bel-Air.
A secret paradise
483 specimen trees and more than 4,000 plants surround paths that weave you through the hotel grounds like an intriguing secret.
Above the rest
Just a mile away from Beverly Hills but also a million miles away from Beverly Hills. Here in the exclusive neighbourhood of Bel-Air, built high in the canyons of Los Angeles. Above the rest, in every way imaginable.
Denise Flanders General Manager, Hotel Bel-Air
Immerse yourself in the treasured home of the golden era of Hollywood. A rare piece of living history in the town of today.
Afternoon tea, LA style
The time-honoured tradition of afternoon tea with an organic focus, to be enjoyed in the most beautiful setting in all LA.
The wedding, the venue
Considered to be one of the most romantic parts of one of LA’s most romantic hotels, Swan Lake is the fairytale setting for that dream wedding.
Relax and revitalise
Feel cossetted by the cashmere throws and fragrant warmth while Hotel Bel-Air Spa’s incredible therapists transport you to new levels of blissful relaxation.
Dorchester Collection Moments
Inside the Oscars’ Governors Ball with Wolfgang Puck
Having created and hosted the post-Oscars party menu for the past 25 years, Wolfgang Puck is as excited as ever to be working his magic at this year’s event. Hear he shares some of his highlights and reveals who he wants to win an Oscar.
Channel your inner chef with our signature recipe
At Wolfgang Puck at Hotel Bel-Air we are proud of our authentic menu of modern Californian cuisine, made with fresh, locally sourced ingredients. We have an ever-changing menu of favourites, but it’s our signature dishes that remain the most popular with our guests year after year.
Best face forward for the festive season
Ahead of the festivities, our skincare expert at The Spa at Hotel Bel-Air, Lene Bredesen, reveals her expert tips for radiant skin. It’s time to get party ready!
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The serviceAt Dorchester Collection we make sure your stay is as comfortable as possible. Suites and rooms have been built to be flexible so we can create the configuration that’s right for you, just contact our reservation specialists to discuss your needs.
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701 Stone Canyon Road
Los Angeles, CA 90077