Sheraton Universal (Universal City)

Sheraton Universal  (Universal City)

Open for nearly 40 years next to one of Hollywood’s biggest movie studios, the Sheraton Universal Hotel has rightly earned the nickname, “Hotel of the Stars.” A recent $30 million renovation has given new life to this iconic hotel by revisiting the nostalgia of the 1920’s-1940’s. If you are planning a getaway with a silver screen theme, this is the place to stay. You’re just a stone’s throw away from the heart of it all, including Universal Studios Theme Park and Universal CityWalk. Plus the Universal Station of the Metro will take you into Hollywood and Downtown Los Angeles if you want to explore even further.

The theme of the guest rooms at the Sheraton Universal is serenity and every room features the Sheraton signature Sweet Sleeper bed as well as bath products by Bliss, in-room Starbucks coffee, a 32-inch LCD television, iHome iPod docking station/clock radio and wireless internet. Views in the hotel’s 451 rooms and suites are of either Hollywood or the San Fernando Valley. For business travelers, there is extensive meeting space, both indoors and outdoors, including a beautiful rooftop patio space, which offers 180 degree views of the Valley and Hollywood.

Dining options abound at the Sheraton Universal, including Californias a lunch and dinner specialty burger joint with over twenty toppings for your burger of choice, Baja Beach Club Poolside Lounge, which offers light snacks, a daily breakfast buffet, lunch and dinner specials and a kids menu, all served poolside while you lounge and soak up the sun. In the Mix serves up cocktails and bar fare to travelers looking to whet their whistle. And don’t skip a visit to the 24 –hour fitness center, the outdoor heated pool or the Jacuzzi. Visit to book online and find out about the latest prices and special offers.