Will Rogers had a keen sense of humor, but when it came to his estate, Rogers took the sprawling development seriously. Soon after the humorist died in 1935, the estate located in the Santa Monica Mountains near Pacific Palisades transferred to the State of California. The State of California designated the estate Will Rogers State…Details
Many of our guests plan trips to Santa Monica for rest and relaxation on the renowned beaches in and nearby the Santa Monica. Although the Boardwalk represents the main tourist attraction of Santa Monica, you might be surprised to find Bergamot Station as the epicenter of cultural activity in Southern California. After all, Bergamot Station is home to dozens of art galleries that present the latest artistic creations of both aspiring and accomplished artists.
You cannot find another art gallery in Southern California that comprises dozens of art galleries.Details
So, you want to see a show on Broadway, but you’re more than 3,000 miles away from the hallowed New York City ground of theatrical performances. Unknown to many of the guests at Holiday Inn Burbank, another Broadway bustles with artistic theatrical productions as well. Located in downtown Los Angeles, the Orpheum Theater dazzles the senses by providing intimate encounters with live theatrical productions that rival the quality of the theater experienced in New York City.Details
Once a year, the Grammy Awards captivate millions of television viewers throughout the world. Live musical acts and heartfelt acceptance speeches highlight the black tie gala. However, most music fans never have the chance to attend the Grammy Awards.
Don’t worry, the Grammy Museum covers all of the history of the Grammy Awards and much more.Details
If you want to get away from it all and not have to travel hundreds of miles to do so, the team of hospitality professionals at Holiday Inn Burbank recommends a day hike up and down Strawberry Peak. As one of the highest peaks found inside of the San Gabriel Mountains, Strawberry Peak offers plenty of challenges to the most accomplished hikers. At more than 6,100 feet, Strawberry Peak sits atop the list of the highest front range peaks. Other nearby peaks towering above Los Angeles include Mount Wilson and Josephine Peak.Details
Immortalized in film and literature, Santa Monica Boulevard represents a section of one of the primary west-east roads/highways found within Los Angeles County. Although Sunset Boulevard receives more publicity, Santa Monica Boulevard defines the vibrant ambiance of West Hollywood. As part of world renowned Route 66, Santa Monica Boulevard offers a diverse, pedestrian-friendly slice of Southern California.Details
With the opening on December 16, 1997, Los Angeles, based Getty Center raised the bar for cultural attractions in Southern California. The $1.3 billion center has earned a worldwide reputation for its unique architecture and stunning panoramic views of downtown Los Angeles. Getty Center is located on top of a mountain ridge that sits above a visitors’ garage, where our guests park and then ride a three-car, cable operated train up to the main entrance.Details
If you want to take some time to reflect in quiet solitude, perhaps no other natural theater provides such a perfect setting as the Santa Monica Mountains. The undulating peaks and valleys of this coastal mountain range only begin to tell the story of a natural habitat that is second to none in the Los Angeles area. As one of the most visited rustic regions within Southern California, the Santa Monica Mountains offer visitors stunningly beautiful views of the Pacific Ocean. In fact, we recommend visiting the Santa Monica Mountains to take in the spectacular postcard-worthy sunsets that dazzle your sense of sight.Details
Many of the guests of Holiday Inn Burbank fulfill hectic schedules from the first sign of morning light to well past the moon’s ascent in the sky. Sometimes, you just want a day to yourself, whether you’re in Burbank on business or are visiting on vacation. The City of Burbank offers several meticulously cared for parks that allow our guests to get away from it all, without having to deal with the infamous Southern California traffic.
As one of the hidden Burbank park gems, Johnny Carson Park offers you the chance to unwind surrounded by beautiful foliage and myriad park amenities.Details
Often referred to as Old Town Pasadena or simply Old Town, the Old Pasadena historic district in downtown Pasadena, California represents one of the most bustling commercial centers found within the Golden State. Considered the “Athens of the West” by historians, Old Pasadena hosted Andy Warhol’s west coast exhibition debut. Old Town has gained worldwide acclaim for offering an economically friendly home for industrial behemoths that include Aerojet, Caltech, Beckman Instruments, and the Jet Propulsion Laboratory.
For guests of Holiday Inn Burbank, Old Pasadena offers a diverse array of dining, shopping, and entertainment options.Details