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Glitterati Tours

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Address: Beverly Hills, CA 90210
Phone Number: +1 310-720-3809
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Private, custom sightseeing tours of Los Angeles, Hollywood and Beverly...

Private, custom sightseeing tours of Los Angeles, Hollywood and Beverly Hills. From celebrity and movie star homes, historic studios and famous landmarks, to tours of the beautiful coastal communities of Santa Monica, Venice Beach and Malibu. Tours are conducted in luxury SUV's, stocked with chilled water and snacks, as well as a multi-media iPad presentation that compliments the many talking points. Glitterati guides have over 40 years in the travel industry, and have visited over 50 countries. Expect nothing less than a professional, friendly, and knowledgeable guide ready to accommodate your requests. We take pride in our excellent reputation with the finest hotels in Los Angeles, going above and beyond to create a truly memorable journey for our guests. We are passionate about our city and Glitterati Tours of Beverly Hills will only conduct a tour if we can give 110%.

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So glad we booked this tour for our family.

Wow. That was an awesome tour of Hollywood, Beverly Hills and the celebrity homes!!! We were picked up in a new, airconditioned SUV (important, as it was 100 deg F today) stacked... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Wow. That was an awesome tour of Hollywood, Beverly Hills and the celebrity homes!!! We were picked up in a new, airconditioned SUV (important, as it was 100 deg F today) stacked with water and snacks, and then taken on a tour that was completely personalised for our family and what interested us! This is our first visit to LA,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We were picked up from our hotel at the time requested by Tod. He arrived in a comfortable Lincoln Navigator SUV. There was water and snacks if you required them. Our tour was four hours which was enough to take in the city, from Downtown to Hollywood and Beverly Hills. The tour is quite expensive however we believe with the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I cannot say enough good things about Glitterati Tours. From my first phone contact with Jimmy, I knew that I had booked the right company for our private tour. I told him what I needed, he provided what I wanted and everyone was happy. Our tour guide was intuitive and indulged our out of the box requests and made our... More 

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Jimmy M, Owner at Glitterati Tours, responded to this review

Thanks or letting the world know here on TripAdvisor about the personalized service provided by Glitterati Tours of Los Angeles during your recent visit. We realize how fortunate we are to have a group of talented and knowledgeable guides showcasing Beverly Hills and beyond. I'm happy you enjoyed our spotless SUV and amenities as well. After all, it's what one... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We just finished a tour with Tod Macofsky, of Glitterati Tours. He was excellent! He was on time, very knowledgeable, professional, and very accommodating. We didn't have a lot of time in L.A., but with Tod, we have a good overview of L.A., Hollywood, and the beaches! A & L from Alabama

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Jimmy M, Owner at Glitterati Tours, responded to this review

We appreciate you using our tour services for your short stay in Los Angeles. A private tour is always going to be the best way to customize what you want to see ... from Hollywood to Santa Monica and Venice Beach. Thanks for reviewing Glitterati Tours here on TripAdvisor, and we hope this finds you safely on to your next... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

we had our tour with Tod, it was a very unique experience. as it is the first time with visit LA ToD really have showed us the most wonderful places around plus he was very informative with almost every corner in the city.

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Jimmy M, Owner at Glitterati Tours, responded to this review

With this being your first visit to Los Angeles and Beverly Hills, we're happy that you chose Glitterati Tours to showcase the best of our city. We're fortunate to live in a fascinating place, where there is a talking point or two of interest on every single corner. All the best, and continued safe travels! More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2016 via mobile

Had an amazing 3 hour tour with Todd. Covered all the main movie sights we wanted to cover and got us up really close to the Hollywood sign for great photos. Showed us some Hollywood homes with internal shots on his iPad. His knowledge of the area was very extensive and really interesting pointing out locations used on my favourite... More 

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Jimmy M, Owner at Glitterati Tours, responded to this review

Reviews like yours here on TripAdvisor have helped propel our small Los Angeles tour company into the stratosphere. We understand there are dozens of options in L.A., especially with the larger less-expensive bus and van group tours, and we thank you for choosing Glitterati Tours for your Beverly Hills and Hollywood sightseeing excursion. All of our guides, like Tod, are... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2016

We only had one evening to see the sights in Beverly Hills and Hollywood, and Todd's tour was the perfect way to go. After a long flight from the East Coast, we were tired, but Todd picked us up at LAX and brought us to the perfect place for a snack (loved the blood orange lemonade) before the tour. Then,... More 

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Jimmy M, Owner at Glitterati Tours, responded to this review

Glitterati Tours is proud to be one of the few private tour companies with access to LAX for roundtrip sightseeing tours of our city. It can give a visitor a wonderful perspective of Los Angeles, Hollywood and Beverly Hills during their extended layovers or hotel ending destinations. We often say it's a sampler platter of the best that L.A. has... More 

Bath, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2016 via mobile

Due to only having a small amount of time in LA decided to book the whirlwind tour. Todd was a wonderful guide tailoring the tour to fit in with what we wanted to see without repeating what we'd already seen. Loved all the snippets of information that Todd had and his iPad pictures gave us another dimension. He was super... More 

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Jimmy M, Owner at Glitterati Tours, responded to this review

Glitterati Tours of Beverly Hills appreciates the great review, and we love that your short visit to Los Angeles was a memorable one. The whole Glitterati team is dedicated to staying current on events, history, gossip, and all that our city has to offer ---and this includes keeping our iPad content fresh with great pictures and videos to compliment our... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2016 via mobile

We were recommended to this tour company by the concierge at Loews Hollywood. The car was lovely with comfy seating, room for our baby car seat and snacks and water provided. Our guide Paul tailored our 3 hours to exactly what we wanted to see, and his knowledge was excellent. Paul was great company and the time flew by. Highly... More 

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Jimmy M, Owner at Glitterati Tours, responded to this review

Thanks for your amazing review here on TripAdvisor and I'll be sure to share it with your L.A. tour guide Paul. We decided years ago that sticking with an all SUV fleet was the best way to tour Hollywood and Beverly Hills. There are many areas that forbid the larger buses and vans, and we thrive on providing customized tours... More 

Elmhurst, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2016

Last week, I was referred to ‘Glitterati Tours’ by the ‘A Day in LA Tour’ team when they didn’t have availability. Called Jimmy right away and he booked us a tour with Tod to see homes of the stars. Tod was so much fun! We had a blast with him and he did such a great job taking us around... More 

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Jimmy M, Owner at Glitterati Tours, responded to this review

Colin eats donuts?! So happy you enjoyed your days in LA, and that our friends at 'A Day in LA' referred you our way for your private tour excursions. We work together in ensuring visitors get the most out of their stay in our fantastic city -- whether it's a few hours, or a few days. We appreciate the review... More 

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