Welcome to Beverly Hills
Haute living with exquisite grandeur
Charming palm tree-lined streets unfurl toward the gated, high-hedged estates of Beverly Hills, a historic destination famous for attracting the world’s most elite celebrities, businessmen, and industry professionals. Brimming with an appreciation for the finer things, this hip enclave is cherished by locals for the exclusivity it guarantees, with access to a bustling retail hub—Rodeo Drive, where fine dining meets designer retail and world-class entertainment. Beverly Hills abounds with iconic landmarks, glamorous relics of its storied past, with diverse neighborhoods staying true to its historical character, among which is the hillside community of Trousdale Estates, boasting an assortment of airy mid-century modern homes.
What to Love
- Elite neighborhood with magnificent homes
- Perfect sunny weather
- Fascinating local history
- Award-winning restaurant scene
- Great schools
- Glamorous high-end shopping
Famous Beverly Hills attracts a broad spectrum of high-brow residents looking to lead a blissful life in a prestigious enclave. An oasis of luxury and quintessential Hollywood glamour, Beverly Hills combines beach living with city appeal, hailing through the decades as a playground for the rich and famous. Local kids have access to some of the best schools in California. With access to the finest of designer retail, decadent dining rooms, and noteworthy landmarks, residents enjoy the best of the best in one of the country’s most enviable zip codes.
Dining, Entertainment & Shopping
Like everything else in Beverly Hills, luxury and exclusivity are the hallmark of this neighborhood’s famous retail scene—the iconic Rodeo Drive, proudly home to some of fashion’s biggest names alongside exquisite local boutiques and shops. Whether you’re out for a one-stop shopping spree at the posh Two Rodeo dripping with all its European glory or want a more intimate experience at Alice + Olivia or Avant Garde Boutique, the best of the best in luxury, fashion and entertainment await on Rodeo Drive. From Louis Vuitton to Valentino, Giorgio Armani to Prada, major designer brands call Rodeo Drive home.
But amid these, you’ll also find sophisticated open-air cafés, showstopping restaurants helmed by award-winning chefs, and exclusive lounges to kick back in for a drink or two. II Pastaio is a local favorite renowned for its refined Sicilian-inspired dishes, frequented by a wave of celebrity clientele enamored with its dazzling, intimate setup and innovative menu. Another Italian treasure is E Baldi, serving guests Tuscan Dover sole paired with an assorted wine menu. Gourmet wine, cheese, and cuisine await at Wally’s, and if you’re looking to have a taste of salad and homemade pastas where the Hollywood power players do, La Scala is the way to go.
Things to Do
Always bristling with vivacious energy, Beverly Hills hosts a number of annual events to keep its high-profile population entertained. Classic automobile enthusiasts are in for a thrill at The Beverly Hills Tour d’Elegance on Rodeo Drive which sees a myriad of the world’s finest vintage cars assembled with celebrity drivers, moving across the road to show their elegance and speed—from sixty-year-old Ferraris to Bentleys and Lamborghinis.
The Lily Pond in Beverly Hills Park is one of the most iconic landmarks of the city, always in bloom with seasonal blossoms and a popular backdrop for travel photos. Wander through the park for sights of beautiful sculptures or a relaxing walk amid fine palm trees and remarkable beauty. The Tudor-revival Greystone Mansion stands out in cinema history as the backdrop to several Hollywood flicks and a popular venue for weddings, concerts, and photoshoots, and if you’re out for a night filled with dramatic shows and world-class theater, the Wallis Annenberg Center for Performing Arts would be the right place to stop.
Kids in Beverly Hills receive a fantastic education with top-rated programs that prepare them for secondary learning and successful careers. A few of the top academic choices in Beverly Hills include: