4330 W. Century Blvd.
Inglewood, CA 90304
Reservations: (310) 673 - 2400
E-mail: rch@rch7.com




Useful links:
http://www.metro.net/
http://discoverlosangeles.com/
http://wikitravel.org/en/Los_Angeles


Hollywood & Highland
The Hollywood & Highland Center is a shopping mall and entertainment complex located in the heart of Hollywood. The center includes Grauman's Chinese Theatre and the Kodak Theatre, home to the Academy Awards. Situated along the Hollywood Walk of Fame, it is among the most visited tourist destinations in Los Angeles.

Directions from the hotel:
1. Ride Metro Rapid Line 740 or Metro Local Line 40 (DOWNTOWN LA - UNION STA) heading north from La Brea/Century Blvd to La Brea Av/Queen St. (approx. 6 minutes)
2.  Ride Metro Local Line 212 (HOLLYWOOD/HIGHLAND STA)  from La Brea Av/Queen St to Highland Av/Hollywood Blvd. (approx. 58 minutes)


Santa Monica
Rent bikes and roller blades or bring your own for use on the world famous *strand* that links all of the Westside beach cities. For some of the best people watching in the world, follow the strand south a couple of miles to Venice Beach. Be sure to check out the Promenade, a vibrant, outdoor street full of restaurants, movie theaters, shopping, bookstores, and bars located only three blocks from the beach. Those who enjoy street performances will be impressed by the quality of musicians, dancers, and others.

Directions from the hotel:
1. Ride Metro Local Line 117 (LAX CITY BUS CTR) heading west from Century Blvd/Hawthorne Blvd to 96th St/Sepulveda Blvd. (approx. 15 minutes)
2. Ride Santa Monica Rapid 3 (BLUE RAPID) heading west from 96th St/Sepulveda Blvd to 4th St/Santa Monica Blvd. (approx. 40 minutes)

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Beverly Hills

Rodeo Drive in Beverly Hills is a famous shopping street known throughout the world as the center of luxury fashion. Rodeo Drive stores span three city blocks where visitors can enjoy more than 100 world-renowned boutiques and hotels.

Directions from the hotel:
1. Ride Metro Rapid Line 740 (DOWNTOWN LA - UNION STA) heading north from La Brea Av/Century Blvd to Broadway/6th St. (approx. 50 minutes)
2. Ride Metro Rapid Line 720 (SANTA MONICA) heading west from 5th St/Broadway to Wilshire Blvd/Beverly Dr. (approx. 45 minutes)

Website:
http://www.rodeodrive-bh.com/index4.html
http://wikitravel.org/en/Beverly_Hills



Downtown Los Angeles
Many of L.A.'s diverse cultures are showcased in or around Downtown.  The area's highlights include Grand Central Market, MOCA, Disney Concert Hall, The Music Center, Olvera Street, Chinatown, Little Tokyo, the Natural History Museum, and the Japanese-American Museum. Downtown is also home to some of the most unique and stunning examples of American and international architecture.

Directions from the hotel:
1. Ride Metro Rapid Line 740 (DOWNTOWN LA - UNION STA) heading north from La Brea Av/Century Blvd to Broadway/1st St. (approx. 50 minutes)

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Universal City
Universal City is home to Universal Studios Hollywood theme park, City Walk, and the world's largest motion picture studio.

Directions from the hotel:
1. Ride Metro Rapid Line 740 (DOWNTOWN LA - UNION STA) heading north from La Brea Av/Century Blvd to Patsaouras Plaza/Bus Bay 5. (approx. 1 hr & 5 minutes)
2. Ride Metro Rail Red Line (NORTH HOLLYWOOD STATION) heading west from Union Station to Universal City Station (approx. 25 minutes)





Venice Beach
Discover the mystique that lured Jim Morrison to find 'The Doors,' and a Culture that gave birth to modern skateboarding. Venice Beach is a unique destination unto itself, where shopping, dining, sports, recreation, and entertainment abound.

Directions from the hotel:
1. Ride Metro Rapid Line 740 (DOWNTOWN LA - UNION STA) from La Brea Av/Century Blvd to Patsaouras Plaza/Bus Bay 5. (approx 1 hr)
2. Ride Metro Rapid Line 733 (Santa Monica) from Patsaouras Plaza/Bus Bay 6 to Main St/Grand Blvd. (approx. 1 hr & 10 min).

Directions from Santa Monica:
1. Ride Metro Rapid Line 733 (Downtown LA - UNION STA) from Colorado Av/Ocean Av to Main St/Venice Wy. (approx. 10 min)

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Getty Center
Known for its architecture, gardens, and beautiful views overlooking L.A., the museum specializes in art ranging from pre-20th-century European paintings and drawings, to sculptures and decorative arts.

Directions from the hotel:

1. Ride Metro Local Line 117 (LAX CITY BUS CTR) from Century Blvd/Hawthorne Blvd to Century Blvd/Aviation Blvd. (approx. 7 min)
2. Ride Culver City 6 (UCLA/WESTWOOD) from Century Blvd/Aviation Blvd to Westwood Blvd/Lindbrook Dr. (approx. 1 hr)
3. Ride Metro Rapid Line 761 (PACOIMA) from Westwood Blvd/Lindbrook  Dr to Sepulveda Blvd/Getty Center Dr. (approx 25 min)

                                                                                                              Website:
http://www.getty.edu/