Where is Beverly Hills within the great Los Angeles Area?
Beverly Hills is located west of downtown Los Angles and adjacent to Hollywood. It lies to the east of Bel Air and north east of Brentwood and the Pacific Palisades. As you can see in the map, it’s fairly far inland. It’s the start of the hills and canyon in the greater L.A. area. If you visit, it’s definitely worth driving through.
Which celebrities live in Beverly Hills?
As you can see from our collection above, many celebs make Beverly Hills home (or have). They include Charlie Sheen, Robbie Williams, Adele, Channing Tatum, John Mayer, Cher, Taylor Swift, Serena Williams, Orlando Bloom, Jessica Alba, Gwen Stafani, Kendall Jenner to name a few.
Celebrities from all “celebrity mediums” reside in Beverly Hills including movie stars (actors and actresses), models, musicians, singers, rock stars, athletes, novelists, writers, TV personalities, comedians, directors, and business executives.
Where is Rodeo Drive in Beverly Hills?
Rodeo drive is a retail and commercial area within Beverly Hills. It lies off Santa Monica Blvd. Iconic restaurants include Spago and Il Pastaio. The famed Beverly Wilshire, Beverly Hills Hotel and Waldorf Astoria hotels are in the area as well.
What does Rodeo Drive look like?
Rodeo drive is chic, pedestrian-friendly and filled with luxury brand retailers, expensive eateries and high-end services. It’s a must-have commercial area for such an iconic affluent neighborhood such as Beverly Hills.
Is Beverly Hills close to any California beaches?
No. The one thing Beverly Hills does not have that many other wealthy SoCal neighborhoods has is a beach. Beverly Hills is close to Hollywood which was convenient for movie stars, directors, studio execs to make their way to the studio each day.
What are the main types of real estate and properties in Beverly Hills?
The main type of house in Beverly Hills are single-family homes on a large lot. Some properties span multiple acres while many are about one acre or less. Many houses line the streets. They are handsome smaller mansions,. Further out in the hills are larger estate-style properties. The size of houses vary quite a bit as well although most are fairly large (5,000 sq. ft. or larger). That said, there are some swanky condos and apartment buildings in the area as well. With respect to house styles, you can find every style of house in this tony suburb of L.A.
Which celebrity has the nicest house in Beverly Hills?
The nicest celebrity house in Beverly Hills is a personal opinion. Browse them above and see which is your favorite. My personal favorite, and it’s not an easy choice, is Orlando Bloom’s modern single-story house. It’s not huge or glitzy, but it offers spacious rooms with a very open design. You have to check out the built-in sunken sectional sofa.
Can you drive by and look at celebrity homes in Beverly Hills?
Yes. If you’re in the L.A. area, pick up a map to the stars’ homes and a good number of the homes featured in the book are to celebs living in Beverly Hills.