Ruby Deux Two - West Holly Wood / Beverly Hills Luxury
"Developed at a time when on a few Model Ts were on the road, the Ruby offers the ultimate in commuting. Be it by foot or public transit, the Ruby places you in the center of it all.Less than a mile from the Farmers Market / The Grove, LACMA and La Brea Tarpits, the Ruby embodies the diversity of the neighborhood with a vast array of amenities and tasteful furnishings.This property boasts complimentary secure underground parking, a state of the art fitness center, BBQ Grill area, sparkling courtyard swimming pool and invigorating rooftop spa with sprawling views of Beverly Hills, Downtown Los Angeles and the Hollywood sign.Guest quarters feature a gourmet kitchen with stainless steel appliances and granite counter tops. Whether youre preparing an intimate meal for two or a celebration dinner for 8 everything you need is at your finger tips. Enjoy al fresco dining in the courtyard or indoors. Dining room features space for 8 and is adjacent to the living area which is dotted with fine brush work from the impressionist era and designer leather sofa and love seat as well as 42? LED cable TV and complimentary high speed WiFi.Dual master bedrooms feature, walk-in closet and full bathroom with tub/shower combinations.This prime location, safe and upscale neighborhood plus luxury presented by the Ruby make this the ideal destination of professional and leisure travelers alike to the Beverly Hills, West Hollywood, and Hollywood area."
Additional amenities include: sofabed, private chef, coffee maker, iron/board, shopping, cinema, singles friendly, elevator, museums, kitchen utensils, theme park, senior friendly, child friendly, city view, maid service, long term, heater....Read more
Left on 10/27/2013 for a stay in October 2013 | DavidReviewed Oct 27, 2013Stayed Oct 2013
We were staying 3 friends in the Ruby deux apartment which was perfectly convienient for us than to use a hotel (Price/value ratio). The apartment had everything we needed, 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, 1 living room + fully equiped kitchen, TV in each room, Starbucks in the house. The speed of wifi ideal. The tandem parking lot spacious for even 2 cars. The apartment is on the 2nd floor heading into the busy Wilshire blvd, sunny but not totally quiet for someone who used to sleep in absolute silence, the windows are not sufficiently soundproof. Generally recommended to other guests,final score 95%
Left on 07/02/2013 for a stay in June 2013 | A FlipKey verified reviewerReviewed Jul 2, 2013Stayed Jun 2013
Very nice apartment, perfectly located just minutes away from Rodeo Drive, Sunset Boulevard, Hollywood, etc..was very clean and comfortable, large bedrooms, fully equipped Kitchen ...all in all a pleasant stay and perfect to explore la. Friendly stuff and easy check in procedure. Environment is very safe, shops and coffee stores just around the corner.
Hi Mustafa, thanks for the lovely review. It was a pleasure hosting you and your family. See you next time!
“Perfect Summer Holiday!”
Left on 06/13/2013 for a stay in May 2013 | UCLA MomReviewed Jun 13, 2013Stayed May 2013
We stayed at the Ruby for 5 nights a few weeks ago as we moved our daughter out of her flat in Westwood (she just graduated from Ucla) and back home.
The staff was very accommodating from Kaitlin in reservations to Laurie at the check-in. We told Kaitlin about the move, and she told us about craigslist, and our daughter was able to sell most of the larger items from her flat before we arrived. She also helped us with transport from/to the airport, and to the Ucla campus. It was effortless to get to Ucla via metro which was just outside our door.
We live in Montpellier, and were really nervous about finding a place all the way in la. The Live Luxe staff were overly accommodating. The flat was not too large, but we were only 5 people so it was perfect. As well, the pool is located in the main building next door, but it was very easy to get there and it gave us an excuse to get Starbucks.
We will definitely stay again, and reccomend to our friends.
Thank you for your wonderful review! We look forward to welcoming you back!
A FlipKey verified reviewer
“Excellent stay at the Ruby”
Left on 04/02/2013 for a stay in March 2013 | A FlipKey verified reviewerReviewed Apr 2, 2013Stayed Mar 2013
We stayed at the 2 bedroom apartment during our vacation recently. It is located in a quiet residential area and there are grocery shops nearby although not exactly within walking distance. There is a Starbucks just around the corner.
The apartment is fully furnished and has all the amenities anyone would need, be it microwave oven, dishwasher, washing machine & dryer as well as high speed wireless wifi, which is any traveller from overseas would definitely appreciate. There is a TV in each of the bedroom as well as living room.
There is a comfy queen bed in each of the bedroom as well as ample storage in the walk-in closet in the master bedroom. The sofa in the living room converts into a bed and extra linens & pillows are available for the sofa bed. So, the unit is able to easily accommodate 6 people easily and comfortably.
For those driving, there is a space for parking in the secured garage, which is very convenient.
Overall, it was a delightful experience at the apartment, it was a home away from home. In addition, the staff at Live Luxe, Laurie and Kaitlin, were very helpful in attending to our queries & requests.
Thank you for your kind words. It was a pleasure hosting you and your family. You're welcome back anytime!
A FlipKey verified reviewer
Ribeirao Preto - SP - Brazil
“Nice apartment in a very convenient and safe location”
Left on 03/03/2013 for a stay in December 2012 | A FlipKey verified reviewerReviewed Mar 3, 2013Stayed Dec 2012
We rented Ruby from Dec.13 to Jan.3rd and had a very good experience with the apartment and with the Live Luxe's staff (especially Laurie). Four people can sleep confortably in the 2 bedrooms but the 5th person (in our case - family of 5) had to use a sofa bed in the living room, which wasn't so comfortable, considering a stay of almost 3 weeks. Because of the little space available in the living room, the table can be used by only 4 people. 5th & 6th guests can use banks at the american bar.
We had an issue with the microwave oven, but Live Luxe staff solved it in the same day. The quickness was awesome.
Some kind of "surprises" not easily found in the property description: 1) I could park 2 cars in the parking lot (not necessary for us, but that may be interesting for other guests). 2) There is not a street view from the apartment: the windows and the balcony face an internal patio of the building.
The building's location is great: you feel safe and can visit some tourist places (like Lacma) just walking but having a car is better (there are many buses in the Wilshire but subway is not available). There are plenty of near convenience stores and places to eat, such as Ralph's, Starbucks, Subway, Staples, Walgreens...
Thank you for your feedback! It was a pleasure hosting you. Yes, the Ruby is a bit quaint, but location and amenities cant be beat and still twice the size of a NYC flat :)
I wish you had called to express your concerns regarding dining with us, the additional two dining chairs are in the bedrooms, as keeping them in dining area takes up too much space. The table easily pulls from wall, and they fit right in. As well, pulling out the sofa bed may be a bit cumbersome, but we do offer 5-star comfort air beds for rental as well. Next time, try our 3 bedroom, the Turquoise!
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