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The Ultimate Memorial Day Weekend Staycation Guide, Presented by Expedia

By Jimmy Kontomanolis for Expedia | May 18, 2018 | Lifestyle

When you live where other people vacation, there are endless luxuries at your fingertips to take advantage of. This Memorial Day weekend, staying rooted in Los Angeles never seemed like a better idea. And you don’t have to travel far to experience the perfect escape. We teamed up with to bring you the ultimate LA staycation guide. In addition to the first-rate hotels listed below, see more Los Angeles hotel options at

Explore DTLA’s Art Scene


Downtown LA is known for its burgeoning art scene, but it also has a rich history that is brought to life at the new NoMad Hotel, where a contemporary California design sensibility meets the neoclassical charm of the landmark building. The hotel is walking distance from Gallery Row, an arts and culture district in the heart of DTLA with more than 50 art galleries, museums, and public art installations.

Enjoy WeHo’s Penthouse Views


West Hollywood is the cultural capital of LA, and The Jeremy, situated in it, is just steps away from some of the city’s top attractions. This holiday weekend, live the good life and consider booking one of the hotel’s penthouse suites with a group of your closest friends. The floor-to-ceiling windows in both suites will provide the most Instagram-worthy backdrop to capture the weekend’s unforgettable moments.

Indulge in Sumptuous Luxury


Enjoy a weekend of pampering at Waldorf Astoria Beverly Hills. Culinary connoisseurs will be treated to on-site offerings from Michelin-star chef Jean-Georges Vongerichten and fashionistas can visit nearby shopping destinations such as Rodeo Drive, The Grove, and Century City Mall. For true indulgence, visit the La Prairie Spa to experience an array of signature services and treatments to rejuvenate and re-invigorate your mind, body, and soul.

Treat the Family to 5-Stars


Have a family-friendly getaway weekend at the Montage Beverly Hills, where kids stay free and pets are welcome. Nearby attractions include the La Brea Tar Pits & Museum, Zimmer Children’s Museum, and California Science Center, giving your children an unforgettable and educational experience.

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