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TripAdvisor releases list of hotels in starring roles

Posted at 12:29 PM, Feb 28, 2018

With the Academy Awards right around the corner, TripAdvisor has released a list of American hotels that have shone brightly on the big screen.

The hotels are:

  • The Plaza in New York City ("Home Alone 2: Lost in New York," "The Great Gatsby," "Eloise at the Plaza" and "Crocodile Dundee")
  • Beverly Wilshire Beverly Hills ("Clueless," "Valentine's Day" and "Sex and the City: The Movie")
  • Caesars Palace in Las Vegas ("The Hangover," "Rain Man," "Dreamgirls," "Showgirls," "The Electric Horsemen," "Oh God! You Devil!," "History of the World, Part 1" and "Intolerable Cruelty")
  • Millennium Biltmore Los Angeles ("Ghostbusters," "The Italian Job," "Ocean's Eleven," "Chinatown," "Pretty in Pink" and "Wedding Crashers)
  • Timberline Lodge in Oregon ("The Shining")
  • Turtle Bay Resort in Kahuku, Hawaii ("Forgetting Sarah Marshall," "The Hunger Games: Catching Fire")
  • Atlanta Marriott Marquis ("The Hunger Games: Catching Fire" and "The Hunger Games: Mockingjay")
  • Mountain Lake Lodge in Pembroke, VirginIa ("Dirty Dancing")
  • The Roosevelt Hotel, New York City ("Maid in Manhattan" and "Wall Street")
  • Fontainebleau Miami Beach ("The Bodyguard," "Goldfinger" and "Scarface")


Las Vegas has been a popular spot for movies as well. If you're planning to visit Vegas, here are some spots to check out:

  • Aria ("Bourne 5")
  • Bally's Las Vegas ("Honeymoon in Vegas," "Rocky IV" and "Leaving Las Vegas")
  • Bellagio ("Oceans Thirteen")
  • Binion's ("Lucky You")
  • Circus Circus ("Diamonds Are Forever," "Leaving Las Vegas" and "Baby Geniuses")
  • Desert Inn ("Ocean's 11" and "Rush Hour 2")
  • Excalibur ("Leaving Las Vegas")
  • Flamingo Las Vegas ("Ocean's 11," "Bugsy," "Leaving Las Vegas" and "Viva Las Vegas")
  • Fremont Hotel ("Swingers")
  • Imperial Palace ("Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery")
  • Las Vegas International ("Diamonds Are Forever")
  • Mandalay Bay ("Rocky Balboa," "Ocean's Thirteen")
  • MGM Grand  ("Vegas Vacation" and "Now You See Me")
  • Monte Carlo ("Dodgeball: A True Underdog Story")
  • Paris Las Vegas ("Resident Evil: Extinction")
  • Planet Hollywood ("Knocked Up," "What Happens in Vegas" and "Get Him to the Greek")
  • Riviera ("Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas," "Showgirls," "Ocean's 11," "21," "Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery: and "Casino")
  • Sahara ("Ocean's 11")
  • Sands ("Con Air")
  • Stardust ("Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas," "Swingers")
  • The Landmark ("Mars Attacks")
  • The Mirage ("Vegas Vacation")
  • The Plaza ("Cool World," "Back to the Future II")
  • The Venetian ("Rat Race")
  • Treasure Island ("Miss Congeniality 2: Armed and Fabulous")
  • Tropicana ("Diamonds Are Forever")
  • Wynn Las Vegas ("Paul Blart: Mall Cop 2")

TripAdvisor is a travel planning and booking website. The 90th Academy Awards will take place March 4 in Los Angeles. The awards show will begin at 5 p.m. PST.