By – Kathryn Paden


Just past Hollywood, first house on the left is where you will find The Garland. A home away from home perfect for a weekend honeymoon trip.Surrounded by Hollywood Hills and Universal Studios, The Garland is the perfect spot for newlyweds to take in their first few days as a married couple. Enjoy the “best of the 70’s” at this newly renovated hotel. The Garland has a strong emphasis on family, fun, local vendors, and being eco-friendly. Newlyweds can stay in The James Suite, located on the 7th floor and equipped with three balconies encompassing a view of Universal Studios – the “entertainment capital of LA.” With 1000 sq. feet of glamour, including a wet bar kitchenette and a spacious shower room with a deep soaking tub you are bound to have a grand time. Enjoy breakfast, lunch, brunch, dinner and cocktails at The Front Yard,The Garland’s on-site restaurant.  Representing the divergent food culture of Los Angeles, The Front Yard hosts happy hour twice a day and hosts indoor and outdoor seating. Being in California, there will be something for you and your spouse to do every day, from hiking, shopping, museums, and many historic destinations take a trolley ride to Hollywood to get started. As Los Angelenos say “Let the good times roll!”