The hotel L'Ermitage Beverly Hills opened on April 30 in Beverly Hills near the boutiques and galleries on Rodeo Drive, featuring Art Deco decor, a rooftop pool and large rooms with views of the city, the Getty Museum, Beverly Hills, Bel Air and the Hollywood Hills. The hotel - formerly L'Ermitage Hotel - was bought by Lahotel Corp. It has undergone a multimillion-dollar redesign. Rooms have fax machines, computer printers, video and compact disk players, television in the bathrooms and walk-in closets; most also have balconies.

Public spaces include a living room with a fireplace, a fitness center with steam and massage rooms, and a library.L'Ermitage Beverly Hills has 124 rooms and suites, beginning at $385. Information: (800) 800-2113.