The original @HollywoodHotel
was built in 1903 and was known as “the” Hollywood hotel. The 1937 movie “Hooray for Hollywood” was filmed on location at the property
and first featured the song “Hooray for Hollywood.” Recent celebrities who have visited the hotel
, Kristen Wiig, Aiden Quinn and @DrewBarrymore.
“Hollywood is a vibrant area where there is much to see and do, with any number of places to dine, drink, play, and relax, all in one location,” said Jeff Zarrinnam, Director of Hollywood Hotel. “Hollywood Hotel adds it own unique and exciting personality to the mix.
Hotel guests find it is an ideal destination for enjoying all that Hollywood and the surrounding area has to offer.” As President and CEO of Hollywood-based Zarco Hotels, Inc., which owns Hollywood Hotel, Jeff Zarrinnam is very active in the Hollywood community.
Born in Hollywood and a Hollywood resident, Jeff is often looked upon as the “the Hollywood expert” when it comes to all things Hollywood. His knowledge of the area comes mostly from his deep-rooted background in Hollywood and from serving on many Hollywood committees including the Hollywood Chamber of Commerce, East Hollywood Neighborhood Council, and Los Angles City College Foundation.
Jeff also supports many great Hollywood organizations including Toys for Tots, Hollywood
Boys and Girls Club, Hollywood Police Activities League and Hollywood Central Park.
Some of the most well-known and exciting attractions that are situated in nearby Hollywood that guests of Hollywood Hotel that may want to visit and enjoy include the following, as well as “Jeff’s best kept secrets". For ideas and suggestions on the most exciting activities and places to eat in the area, continue reading below!