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SLS Hotel at Beverly Hills, USA
SLS Hotel at Beverly Hills, USA
Philippe Starck breaks the mould with this rebirth of the old Le Meridien. Highlights of his six-storey Starckitectural statement are the ground-floor Bazaar with its pâtisserie, bar and tapas eateries catered by celebrity Spanish chef José Andrés and the rooftop, with its oversized picture frames arranged to capture striking views of Beverly Hills and the Santa Monica mountains. Of the 297 rooms, notably furnished with “floating” beds backed by glass headboards, 61 are suites and seven of those are “fitness suites” equipped with 200-exercise Technogyms. Work it out.
Insider tip: Harley Pasternak, founder of the 5-Factor Diet, designed the fitness program.
465 South La Cienega Blvd, Los Angeles, California, USA, +1 310 247 0400, slshotels.com. Doubles from $570 per night



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