Kimpton Hotel Palomar

Hotel in Beverly Hills, Bel Air, Brentwood & Westwood

Recently renovated, the Palomar mixes elegance and playfulness in the lounge, where handsome wooden panels, modernist-style furniture and sculptural lighting meet pool table and Skee-Ball. Rooms are comfortable and stylish, with leather-studded lounges, superb bedding and 42in plasma TVs. South-facing nests have views of the Mormon Temple and beyond. Facilities include a gym and smallish outdoor pool. Pets are welcome.

Parking is $44.