Experience the Pawlidays, Jovial Spirits + Holiday Festivities at Sofitel LA!

Sofitel Los Angeles at Beverly Hills is celebrating the holiday season with unique dining experiences and merry activities for families and friends to ring in the special time of year. The hotel and its So-Cal eatery Cattle & Claw, and sophisticated bar and lounge, Riviera 31, are serving up festive events for Angelenos and afar travelers all December long:


 Sofitel Los Angeles in Beverly Hills!


Happy Pawlidays

Saturday, December 14, 2019 | 11:00 a.m. to 2 p.m.



The dog-friendly event in the lobby of the Sofitel Los Angeles at Beverly Hills is one of the most anticipated holiday events of the year! Visitors and guests are invited to bring along their furry friends and join Santa Claus for a pet photo-op and Christmas outfit contest. Featuring a giant Christmas tree, the festive event includes hot apple cider, Yule log and holiday treats for the entire family.
Local vendors will showcase their products for the opportunity for visitors to do some holiday shopping in the heart of Beverly Hills. There will also be gourmet holiday doggie treats provided to all four-legged attendees!

Pet photos with Santa are $10 with 100 percent of the proceeds benefiting Home Dog LA. For those who arrive by car, valet is $10 with validation.



Christmas Buffet 

Wednesday, December 25, 2019 | 12:00 p.m. to 7 p.m.


The annual Christmas Buffet at Sofitel Los Angeles at Beverly Hills and Cattle & Claw is a holiday tradition that creates lifelong memories for the entire family. The festive menu features traditional favorites like chestnut soup, slow-roasted goose, maple glazed ham and herb-crusted halibut with lobster veloute, as well as a seasonal vegetable paella and Cattle & Claw famed creamy lobster mac and cheese.

For sweets, choose from a variety of delicious pies, cakes, Christmas yule logs and the famous chocolate fountain with fresh fruits and plenty of generous dippers. From sea to table and farm to fork, the Christmas Buffet is an unforgettable Christmas for all ages.

Guests can book their table now, with pricing at $65++ per person and $30++ for children between ages 5 and 12. Free for children 5 and under.


Holiday Cocktails at Riviera 31

Available until Friday, January 31, 2019


As winter rolls in, cozy up with cocktails that warm the soul at Sofitel’s beloved bar and lounge, Riviera 31. Guests will enjoy sipping holiday-inspired libations as they sink into the lounge’s swanky velvet sofas. With cocktails appropriately named

“Winter Wonderland” (Vodka, Godiva White Chocolate with Sweet Rim),
–“Log Cabin” (Bourbon, Amaro and homemade Apple Butter),
–“Ski Lift” (Kahlúa, Cold Brew Coffee with a Bailey’s Foam),

The seasonal flavors of these cocktails dazzle the taste buds with notes of orange peel, apple butter & chocolate.

About Sofitel Los Angeles at Beverly Hills
Sofitel Los Angeles at Beverly Hills is a stunning hotel in LA offering elegant luxury accommodations and dramatic decor with an ambiance that combines see-and-be-seen excitement and the calm of an urban resort. Ideally situated on the corner of La Cienega and Beverly Boulevard, opposite the Beverly Shopping Center, this West Hollywood hotel is conveniently located near Cedar Sinai Medical Center, Rodeo Drive, Melrose Avenue, and Sunset Boulevard. Discover a unique blend of French fashion mixed with Hollywood glamour at this elegant hotel offering 295 rooms on 10 floors including 28 suites all featuring Sofitel’s luxurious feather top and state-of-the-art technology. Make the most of Sofitel Los Angeles’s numerous onsite amenities from the 2,500-square-foot gym SoFIT to the French cosmetology SoSpa and the Celebrity Hair Salon LeSalon. Have breakfast at our farm-to-table breakfast restaurant Esterel, join us for lunch or dinner at Cattle & Claw, our burgers and lobster SoCal Eatery and finish the night at Riviera 31 Lounge Bar for a night of breathtaking live music and unforgettable cocktails.


About Riviera 31
Riviera 31 at Sofitel Los Angeles in Beverly Hills is a sophisticated cocktail lounge that offers a sensual baroque take on flowers and their mystery and elegance, where the cozy ruby red and blue velvet sofas invite to lounge on under the gold Rococo ceiling. From legendary Jazz nights, Salsa Nights and DJ events, Riviera 31 hosts the best entertainment nights in town! Celebrities from Cara Delevingne to Imagine Dragons frontman Dan Reynolds and Kourtney Kardashian and Amber Heard have been spotted! Enjoy cocktails, tapas and communal plates that takes visitors on an epicurean journey through French coastal cuisine.



Don’t miss this opportunity to celebrate the holidays (whatever you celebrate) at the Sofitel Los Angeles. It’s in a class by itself!

Stevie Wilson,

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