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Hotel of the week: The W

The newly refurbished W is definitely mod, said Valli Herman in the Los Angeles Times,

The WLos Angeles/WestwoodThe newly refurbished W is definitely mod, said Valli Herman in the Los Angeles Times, “and maddening, too.” The hotel just completed a $35 million rehab of an interior that was scarcely 7 years old. The rooms are large enough to run laps in, and designer Thom Filicia of Queer Eye for the Straight Guy has created a sophisticated outdoor lounge called the Backyard alongside luxurious poolside cabanas. But so much of the renovation was “dedicated to technological upgrades” that small annoyances popped up everywhere, from strong gas fumes to uncomfortable chairs. The New American cuisine at the NineThirty dining room was merely passable.Contact: Whotels.com

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