Beverly Hills, is celebrating its 100th anniversary throughout 2014, beginning in March and running through the end of the year, five of the most luxurious hotels in Beverly Hills will bring you Suite 100: The Beverly Hills Hotel, The Beverly Hilton, L'Ermitage Beverly Hills, Montage Beverly Hills and Peninsula Beverly Hills. Each participating property will redesign a suite to capture a moment in time from the last 100 years.
Inspired by celebrities, fashion and lifestyle trends, all suites promise unique, era-specific experiences for guests. From the fun-loving style of the Studio 54 era to the classic flair of the Marilyn Monroe age, Suite 100 offers visitors an opportunity to uniquely experience the legendary style of the city and iconic eras of the last century.
celebrities, fashion and lifestyle trends, all suites
promise unique, era-specific experiences for guests.
Encapsulating the era of 1970s and Studio 54, Suite 100 will dazzle you with the glamour and decadence of this iconic period when fashion and art collided. Designer Ken Fulk pays homage to the legendary trendsetters of the disco heyday with stunning detail and transcendent design to bring this decade to life.
High-gloss lacquer, mirror finishes, orchids and vintage fashions in the closet balance delicately against the ultrasuede furnishings of this luxurious suite. As you step in to Suite 100, watch as the world around you transforms to a time when glamour, glitz and legendary elegance beset Beverly Hills.
The Suite 100 epitomizes the sophisticated yet rebellious attitude of the 1960s, when The Beverly Hilton embodied the era’s glamour. Tom Ford Design draws inspiration from style icons of the time, actress, Audrey Hepburn – who served as brand ambassador for Hubert De Givenchy – and Tippi Hedren, star of Alfred Hitchbock’s “The Birds;” as well as from the revolutionary impact The Beatles had on popular culture following their first U.S. appearance in 1964. The suite’s furnishings and accents evoke the bravado of David Hicks, who was noted for using bold colors, and mixing antique and modern furnishings for his star-studded clientele. Guests will be immersed in the elegance and excitement of the decade with a range of amenities and experiences, as well as objects pulled from the hotel’s archives, including an actual 1960s room service menu for dining enjoyments and a collection of vintage Barbie® dolls highlighting the inspirations for the suite
Tihany Design drew inspiration for The Beverly Hills Hotel’s Suite 100 from the understated-elegance style of Paul Williams, the celebrated architect who designed the hotel’s Polo Lounge, signage and iconic pink-and-green color scheme, and the glamorous lifestyle of Marilyn Monroe, a frequent hotel guest.
Suite guests will appreciate the variety of Marilyn Monroe-themed services and amenities offered, including a display case showcasing original artifacts from her estate (courtesy of Julien’s Auctions), comprehensive library featuring her most popular books and films, a Champagne Bubble Bath Menu option, and well-known song selections from the 1950’s at turndown service.
The Suite 100 at The Peninsula Beverly Hills pays homage to the birth of modern luxury in the 1990s, when the hotel opened. Photographic murals depicting a Red Carpet arrival flank the walls. The dining table is lit by a sparkling crystal chandelier. The bedroom is decorated with photographs of Hollywood A-Listers. Guests who book The Peninsula Beverly Hills’ Suite 100 package enjoy an immersive experience in the era, starting with an iPod playlist of '90s music and DVDs of 1990s Oscar-winning movies. They enjoy lunch in a poolside cabana; a Peninsula Spa treatment and an array of Oscar de la Renta scents and beauty products from The Peninsula Spa. The hotel’s Chef Concierge, James Little, personally curates the guests’ evening plans. In addition, they are given the private phone numbers of Managing Director Offer Nissenbaum and Executive Chef David Codney, who are happy to assist with their personal hotel and dining needs.
To transport guests back in time and capture the essence of 1940’s Film Noir, the 3-room suite overflows with vintage inspired luxuries to make a guest feel as if they were Vivian Leigh or Laurence Olivier.
The walls of Suite 100 are decorated in an inspiring harmony of textures and colors, from holographic wallpaper resembling antiqued precious metals to a carefully curated art collection that represents the era. Furnishings are punctuated with bespoke Plush Home pieces, Lalique crystal accents, and museum quality collectables.
Loaded with vintage experiences including a historic phonograph player, a press for champagne button, the first "noiseless typewriter", literature, games, and a thoughtfully selected menu of delicacies and libations of the 40s, there is no detail left unaddressed.
We wish your stay at Suite 100 at the Montage Beverly Hills to be the perfect setting for soaking in the ambiance of Beverly Hills….and the luxury of the 40s.
Created by Nina Petronzio, Suite 100 captures the sultry sophistication and mystique of Film Noir that was epitomized in the 1940s. Petronzio has designed bespoke, art-deco inspired furniture, gold and silver leaf and mirrored finishes. Accessories include a collection of Lalique crystal, as well as fun touches such as a vintage phonograph and typewriter and a “Press for Champagne” button.
Tihany Design drew inspiration for Suite 100 from the glamorous lifestyle of Marilyn Monroe, a frequent hotel guest, and the “understated elegance” of Paul Williams, the celebrated architect who designed the hotel’s Polo Lounge, signage and iconic pink-and-green color scheme. Gracefully curved furnishings in rich hues complement the existing architectural details. Quintessentially Californian, the design features black lacquer finishes, tropical prints, shag carpets and a sycamore wood bar.
Inspired by the sophisticated yet rebellious attitude of the 1960s, when The Beverly Hilton epitomized the era’s glamour, this Suite 100 embodies the elegance of actress Audrey Hepburn; the sophistication of Tipi Hedren, star of Alfred Hitchcock’s The Birds; the interior design bravado of David Hicks, who was noted for using bold colors; the musical innovation of Brazilian singer-songwriter Gilberto Gil; and Tom Ford Design showcase furnishings along with the panache of the then-popular Hollywood-Regency style.
Legendary designer Ken Fulk has created an homage to Any Warhol’s Factory, disco and 1970’s fashion. High-gloss lacquer, mirror finishes, and vintage fashions in the closet balance against the use of Ultrasuede throughout the expansive suite. Features include a powder room papered in Interview Magazine covers, a “Do Not Disturb” sign that plays on Warhol’s portraits and an interactive iPad photo booth mimicking the paparazzi adjacent to the room’s elevated catwalk.
Forchielli Glynn has transformed a suite into the embodiment of modern Hollywood glamour at The Peninsula Beverly Hills, which opened in 1991. Inspired by the excitement of Awards Season - The Golden Globes, The Grammys, The Oscars - when the hotel plays host to Hollywood VIPs and celebrities, the suite’s walls are clad in photographic murals of a red carpet Hollywood gala event. The bedroom features mirrored walls accented with silvery finishes, ideal for getting ready for a night on the town.
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