The Sheraton Los Angeles Downtown Hotel, in Los Angeles, completed a number of renovations in September. The 485-room hotel now features a modern lobby with white marble floors, wool rugs, leather ottomans and rows of geometric bookshelves. Event space at the hotel includes a ballroom measuring 10,000 square feet and16 breakout rooms. The hotel is located four blocks from the Staples Center and Los Angeles Convention Center. For more information, call 213/488-3500 or visit www.sheraton.com/losangeles.