The Portofino Hotel and Yacht Club offers a variety of leisure and business amenities and is just six miles from downtown Los Angeles. Guests can stay in waterfront accommodations in Redondo Beach and enjoy views of the King Harbor. Those who want to host an event at the hotel can utilize the 8,000 square feet of banquet and meeting space which includes an outdoor pavilion. Guests can enjoy onsite dining at BALEENlosangeles, offering marina views, fine dining, fireside dining and romantic, candlelit seating. The restaurant strives to combine art and theatre, creating an experience in which guests can enjoy the "show" as much as they enjoy their food. Those looking for a place to relax and unwind after a long work day can head to The Living Room Bar, offers comfortable lounge chairs and a variety of cocktails in a three-story atrium style environment. Guestrooms at the Portofino all feature custom designed bath amenities, flat screen or plasma televisions, wireless Internet access, ironing equipment, concierge service, plush terry robes, mini bars, private balconies, in-room coffee makers and private bathrooms. The Portofino is close to all of LA's best attractions without the crowds of the downtown area. Guests can shop on Rodeo Drive or visit the Griffith Observatory, both just a few minutes from the hotel.