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If you’re looking to work up a sweat during your stay at XV Beacon, head to this Forbes Travel Guide Four-Star hotel’s 10th-floor gym, where you’ll find two treadmills, an elliptical, a recumbent bike and a spike bike. The gym is open 24 hours a day — you’ll just need your guest room or suite keycard to get in — so if you're suffering from jet lag you can work off your late-night energy in hopes of nabbing a few good hours of sleep before the sun comes up.
Alternately, this Four-Star hotel has negotiated special rates for its guests at the nearby Sports Club LA, where for $25 a day you can enjoy full access to the fitness center’s full facilities, including an indoor lap pool, squash and basketball courts and sauna. And you can access the facilities at Fitcorp Health Club, across the street from the hotel, for $15.
The gym at XV Beacon is located on our roof deck; one wall is all windows that looks out on the lower deck and hot tub. It has two treadmills, one lifecycle stationary bike, one spin bike, one elliptical, free weights, stability balls and jump ropes. Cold water, towels and fruit are provided complimentary. A flat-screen TV is in front of the machines.