Category Archive: Things To Do

Burbank International Film Festival

September 6, 2016

All right, all you film buffs, cinephiles, and popcorn connoisseurs: It’s time to book yourself a room at Hotel Amarano and settle in for the 8th annual Burbank International Film Festival!

Our lovely boutique hotel—smack dab as it is in the nexus of the world’s entertainment capital—makes the perfect HQ for taking in this top-class festival, which goes down September 5 through the 11th at the AMC Burbank 16 theater.
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2016 Burbank, CA Beerfest & Street Fair

August 30, 2016

Are you passionate about craft beer? Do you dream of hop-blasted IPAs, crisp lagers, heavyweight stouts, fiendish Belgian-style ales, and everything in between? If so, it’s time to crack out those calendars and reserve yourself a guestroom or suite at the Hotel Amarano for an autumn Burbank festival that’ll be right up your alley!
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The Rams Return to Los Angeles

August 10, 2016

It’s a big year for football in the City of Angels, to say the least. The Rams have come home to Los Angeles—their stomping grounds from 1946 to 1994—after more than two decades in the wilderness of St. Louis. The preseason is just about to kick off, so come stay with us at the Hotel Amarano and take in this historic year of LA gridiron action!
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Finding Dory in Burbank, CA

June 17, 2016

One of the most exciting things about our location in Burbank, California, is our proximity to the amazing events that happen in and around the world-famous Hollywood studios. There’s always something happening! Our staff at Hotel Amarano can’t wait for the upcoming release of the newest Disney Pixar movie, the long-awaited “Finding Dory.”
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History of Griffith Park in Los Angeles, CA

May 21, 2016

Our story begins with the Tongva and Gabrielino Native Americans at the mouth of the Fern Dell Canyon, now better known as Griffith Park. After thousands of years of inhabitance, a Spanish solider named José Feliz settled there in 1775, becoming the city’s administrator and ultimately driving out the Native Americans. Upon his retirement, José Feliz was rewarded for his service with 6,647 acres of land and created Rancho Los Feliz.
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The Perfect Ticket for a Summer Getaway!

April 29, 2016

Summer never looked so promising… seeking a summer getaway that will rejuvenate your senses and reignite that spark of youth and exploration? Hotel Amarano has the answers. Conveniently located in Burbank, CA, you will have easy access to an array of attractions. Not to be missed are the upcoming events at the Hollywood Bowl. Whether your musical tastes are classical or modern, you will be able to enjoy the perfect concert at this iconic performance venue. Upcoming artists include Steely Dan, The Los Angeles Philharmonic, Brandy Carlile, Buddy Guy and many others.

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Welcome to Burbank, Harry Potter!

April 12, 2016

Hollywood has always been a magical place, but this summer, Los Angeles will have more wizards, witches, and muggles than ever before. The new Wizarding World of Harry Potter™ is now open at Universal Studios Hollywood, and we’re excited to help our guests explore the shops, rides, and interactive wonders of this magical new world.

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The On-Stage Talent of Burbank

November 5, 2015

Hotel Amarano may be only a few minutes from the movie studios that produce your favorite on-screen entertainment, but the local talent in Burbank’s live theater rivals that of Universal Studios and Warner Bros. Where do you think the big stars come from anyway? From modern comedies to classic Shakespeare, there’s plenty of entertainment to fill your schedule.
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