Welcome to the Sunset Strip
The Sunset Strip is the legendary 1.5-mile mile portion of Sunset Boulevard that winds through West Hollywood. The lively, see-and-be-seen area offers residents direct access to a bevy of nightclubs, restaurants, bars, and shops. Colorful signs, celebrity sightings, and trendy boutiques all add to the experience. Bungalows, hillside homes, contemporary two-story homes, and swanky apartments populate the area and provide views of downtown Los Angeles.
What to Love
● The nightlife: There’s always somewhere to go and something to do, from comedy clubs to bars.
● Sunset Trip: A free trolley service offered by the city of West Hollywood on Fridays and Saturdays provides a fun,
unusual way to see the sights.
● Shopping: Sunset Plaza features more than 20 shops and salons.
● Chateau Marmont: Brimming with Old Hollywood glamour, this hotel shows off a restaurant and bar.
People & Lifestyle
The Sunset Strip is made for anyone who wants to be in the heart of the action. Offering non-stop access to a wealth of entertainment possibilities, it’s ideal for those looking to experience the hottest new restaurants, shows, or bars. Tourists and locals regularly brush elbows at the newest hot spots. Because of its proximity to Hollywood, the Sunset Strip is home to many entertainment insiders.
Dining, Entertainment & Shopping
From the Viper Room to Whisky a Go Go, there are plenty of live music venues where you can watch up-and-coming performers. Head to the Tower Bar at Sunset Tower Hotel or Skybar at the Mondrian for rooftop cocktails, followed by a comedy show at the Comedy Store or The Laugh Factory. For a little reprieve, head to the independent bookstore Book Soup, which offers thousands of titles and regular author events.
The Sunset Strip is part of the Los Angeles Unified School District.