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Greystone Mansion and Park – Beverly Hills elegant and grand Public Park

Majestic and spectacular in appearance, the Greystone Mansion and Park is a unique attraction to visit in Beverly Hills. The site comprises of a lush garden covering approximately 16 acres of land on which the famous Greystone Mansion is located. The mansion, built in 1928, cost over $3 million to construct, and was a gift given by a prosperous oil industrialist, Edward Doheny, to his son. After the demise of his son, the estate was taken over by the Beverly Hills city, and was added to the sites included in the National Register of Historic Places.

The city has opened the doors of the Greystone Mansion and Park to the public, attracting crowds of locals and tourists to behold its beauty. The architectural style of the mansion reflects an English Tudor style, whilst the structure also includes a magnificent fountain centerpiece, a swimming pool and an airy courtyard area. The house is set off by the natural splendour of the outdoor gardens which also has a pond, and is ideal for picnicking and relaxing.

The grandeur of the place has made it a popular site where many movies have been filmed. Box office movies and famous television programs such as Batman & Robin, The Bodyguard, Indecent Proposal, Spiderman, Entourage and Gilmore Girls have been shot at this location. The Greystone Mansion and Park is also known for hosting commercial photo shoots, cultural events, theatrical and musical performances, and private functions like weddings.

The elegance of the Greystone Mansion and Park makes it an ideal place for tourists to visit and take in the sophistication of Beverly Hills. Visitors looking for a luxury hotel in Beverly Hills that is situated close to the shopping, entertainment and commercial areas of the city should consider staying at the Raffles L’Ermitage, Beverly Hills. This world famous hotel in Beverly Hills is renowned for its top class hospitality and contemporary elegance.

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