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Hotels & Lodging

We have made arrangements with local hotels for discounted rates on and around the party. Please book your hotel soon as we don’t expect these discount rates to last.

Hilton Garden Inn, Los Angeles/Hollywood

2005 N. Highland avenue, Hollywood, CA 90068
(364ft from Event on same side of street) [Map]
323-876-8600

Dates: Group rates good for arrival starting on February 21 through departure on February 26, 2013
Price: $209 single/double, $219 Triple, $229 quad, per night, tax is additional. No charge for kids under 17 if sharing with parents. A rollaway can be requested and is $10 a night.
Dining:  Restaurant open for Breakfast and Dinner only, no lunch.
Parking: $30 per night with in/out privileges
How to book: Use the direct link to book, Hilton Garden Inn then select your dates and then enter group code: HOP221 into the promo field when making the booking. If you have problems, please contact Elizabeth DeLaPena at 323-876-8600

 ***Group rate update***

The group block for the Hilton Garden Inn is almost full and will close on Friday, January 18. Please get your bookings in today if this is your choice, otherwise you will have to book at prevailing rates for whatever room types are still available. If you try to use the group code, you may find it coming up empty. If that happens, just book as normal, but outside of the group block

 

 

Holiday Inn Express – Hollywood Walk of Fame

1921 N. Highland avenue, Hollywood, CA 90068
(0.1m from Event on same side of street) [Map]
323-850-8151

Dates:  Group rates good for arrival starting on February 21 through departure on February 27, 2013
Price: $173.36 per night, one King, $196.47 per night, two queen beds. Tax is already included. The promotional rates require pre-payment upon booking and are non-refundable. They do not qualify for Priority Points.
Dining: No restaurant, but they do include a Continental Breakfast (and free Wifi)
Parking: $22 per vehicle per night
How to book: To book: call hotel directly at 323-850-8151 and ask for Front Desk (NOT reservations) or email them at fd@hollywoodhie.com and then give group name: Hobbit Oscar Party.

***Group Rate Update***

The group rate for the Holiday Inn Express has now closed, but the hotel as agreed to honor our group pricing as long as there is availabilty in the King and Double Queen categories. Just ask for the group and they will do what they can, but once they run out of those rooms, prevailing rates and availability will be all you can choose from.

 

Best Western Hollywood Plaza Inn

2011 N. Highland avenue, Hollywood, CA 90068
(161 ft from Event on Same Side of Street) [Map]
323-851-1800

Dates: Group rates good for arrival starting on February 21 through departure on February 26, 2013
Price: $169.99 plus tax, per night, for up to two guests. $10 additional for each extra person.
Dining: There is a restaurant onsite
Parking: $22 per vehicle per night
How to Book:  To book: call hotel directly at 323-851-1800 and ask for Front Desk or email them at 05491@hotel.bestwestern.com, give them the group name: Hobbit Oscar Party.

***Group Rate Updated***

The Best Western only has a few more rooms left in our group block, and we only have access to that group block until January 31. Please make sure to get your reservation in sooner, rather than later, because this group block will close either on January 31, or when the block is sold out, whichever comes first.

 

BLVD Hotel and Suites

2010 N. Highland avenue, Hollywood, CA 90068
( 223 ft from Event on OTHER side of the street) [Map]
323-874-4300

Dates: Group rates good for arrival starting on February 21 through departure on February 26, 2013
Price: $159 plus tax, per night for one King, $169 plus tax, per night for two Queens
Dining: There is no restaurant onsite
Parking: $15 per vehicle per night
How to Book: To book: call hotel directly at 323-874-4300 and ask for Front Desk or email them at info@blvdhotels.com, give them the group name of Hobbit Oscar Party.

***Group Rate Update***

The BLVD Hotel and Suites is nearly sold out for the February 24 date, with just 5 rooms remaining. There is a little more availability on the other nights, but the message to take from this is “Book Now!” Once gone, they can not extend any more rooms to us because the hotel is nearly sold out entirely outside the block as well.

 

W Hollywood

6250 Hollywood Blvd, Hollywood, CA 90028
(1.1m from Event) [Map]
323-798-1300
Located over a Metro station and just across the street from the Pantages Theater.

Dates:  Group rates good for arrival starting on February 21 through departure on February 26, 2013
Price:  $329 plus tax, per night.
Dining: This hotel has a full restaurant, lounges and nightclub onsite, along with a rooftop pool with dining options and free WiFi in the lobby “Living Room’ area.
Parking: $35 per night, valet only – they have an Acura car service that will drive you within a 5 mile radius.
How to Bookhttps://www.starwoodmeeting.com/Book/TornHobbitOscarParty use this link to select your dates and receive the group rate automatically.

***Group Block Update***

There are just a couple of rooms remaining in our block at this swanky Hollywood hotel, and once filled, you will only be able to book at prevailing rates. The group is set to close on January 31, or when the block sells out, so don’t delay.