SMPTE is in no way affiliated with "Expo Housing Services" and has not authorized them or any other company to book hotels for conference attendees. If you are contacted by a company claiming that there has been a "recent discount on conference housing" and asks if you've taken advantage of it, please do not interact with them.

Official Hotel:


Loews Hollywood Hotel

1755 N Highland Ave.

Hollywood, California 90028 USA

The sign. The Hills. This urban oasis at the corner of Hollywood and Highland is your perfect base for moving and shaking, Hollywood-style.


Staying at Loews Hollywood Hotel puts you right in the middle of all the SMPTE 2017 action. This location also makes it ideal for sightseeing, business, or relaxation.


Loews Hollywood Hotel's 632 guestrooms and suites are the perfect place to unwind after a day in LA.


Adjacent to the expansive Hollywood & Highland Center—a hive of activity where you can shop, eat, hang out . Jimmy Kimmel’s studio is a neighbor and it's close to the Hollywood Hills and the Hollywood Bowl.


Just steps away from all the conference sessions and events, Loews Hollywood Hotel puts you right in the middle of all the SMPTE 2017 action - you don't want to stay anywhere else!


Save on your stay and book today!

The discounted group rate for the Loews Hollywood Hotel has sold-out.


Rooms may still be available. However, the prevailing Loews nightly rates will now apply.



Reduced Rate Rooms Now Also Available At:


Hilton Garden Inn Los Angeles/Hollywood

2005 N. Highland Avenue

Hollywood, California 90028 USA

  • Centrally located in Hollywood
  • Convenient to Hollywood Walk of Fame, the Hollywood Bowl, Chinese Theatre, and Universal Studios
  • 24-hour Pavilion Pantry® Market, Pavilion Lounge and Room Service
  • Complimentary internet access and business center
  • Fitness center and outdoor pool


Nestled in the heart of Hollywood within the city of Los Angeles, the Hilton Garden Inn Los Angeles/Hollywood hotel offers an ideal location for business and leisure travelers. The modern hotel is just a short walk, drive or commuter trek to many prominent corporations and attractions including; Disney Studios, Live Nation, Capitol Records, and Netflix. Walk to the world famous Hollywood Walk of Fame and Hollywood Bowl, discover the Chinese Theatre and Dolby Theatre, or take one metro train stop to Universal Studios.


Enjoy amenities including free high-speed internet access and a fully equipped business center. Work out in the fitness center or dive into the sparkling pool. Each spacious guest room boasts a sumptuous bed, ergonomically designed desk and 37-inch HDTV.

A limited number of rooms are available at the special group rate of $279 for single and double occupancy.


The group rate expires after 12 October, or while supplies last.





Or, call +1 323 876 8600 and request to make a reservation under SMPTE or group code “SMP.”





If your desired dates are not available online, please call Loews directly at +1 855 563 9749 (toll-free in the U.S.). International guests, please dial +1 323 856 1200. If you experience any issues with Loews, please contact us.

SMPTE 2017 is Made Possible By Our Sponsors!


SMPTE 2017 is the world’s premier forum for the exploration of media and entertainment technology. Find out more about SMPTE at www.smpte.org


SMPTE 2017 includes three days of technical sessions, two high-tech exhibition halls, special events including the Annual Awards Gala, and the SMPTE-HPA Student Film Festival, plus a pre-conference Symposium, bringing you unparalleled opportunities for professional development, relationship building, and “mind sharing.” Presenters and attendees include world-renowned technology thought-leaders.