Los Angeles, CA Conference locations may not be as plentiful as the grains of sand on LA’s beaches, but there are more than enough options for anyone hoping to hold an event in the next six to 12 months.

Name your poison: marketing conference, religious gathering, family reunion, wedding, business meeting? No matter how large or small whatever you are planning is, these LA event venues have all the features that make for a successful locale.

  • Geography
  • Surrounding activities
  • Sizing options
  • Walkability
  • Convenience through add-on services

There is nothing you can plan that LA will not have an answer for. To help you focus in on the types of locations, here are five of the best.

No. 5: Ports O’Call Restaurant & Banquets

Want a smaller venue that understands the importance of great food and hospitality? Ports O’Call is a wonderful pick for seminars and weddings with its 350-seat capacity and onsite dining options.

Cozy, classy, romantic — many a blissful marriage started with “I do’s” from under this roof. Best of all, it is located very close to some of LA’s most gorgeous and eventful hotspots: Bel Air, Beverly Hills, Burbank, etc.

It is also a proverbial stone’s throw from LA International Airport adding primo convenience on top of everything else.

No. 4: The W Los Angeles

Looking for a glitzy, entertaining backdrop for your LA Conference? You won’t find many better-suited locations than the W Los Angeles. Just minutes from Rodeo Drive and Santa Monica’s beaches, there are a wealth of things to keep you entertained before, during, and after your gathering.

Of course with only five meeting rooms and 5,000 square feet of space, you will need to keep your groups smaller, but it is a perfect place for small weddings or business getaways.

No. 3: The Millennium Biltmore Hotel

Located at 506 South Grand Avenue, the historic Millennium Biltmore opens up a world of shopping, dining, and activity to your group as sleeping and meeting accommodations are covered by the massive structure.

The largest meeting space of the hotel is approximately 70,000 square feet, so it can handle pretty much any crowd. For mid-sized gatherings, there is the 11,546 square feet runner-up. Smaller groups can enjoy one of the other 15 smaller meeting rooms.

Actresses, politicians, and a number of other celebrities have stayed there, so why  not you?

No. 2: The Sayers Club

Another of the Los Angeles venue locations perfect for smaller engagements, the Sayers Club at 1645 Wilcox Avenue is perfect for family gatherings, business meetings, and weddings, to name just a few functions.

With onsite catering and valet parking available, your group will feel like it is getting the red carpet treatment from time of arrival to departure.

And the Los Angeles, CA Conference Locations No. 1 Pick: The Los Angeles Convention Center

More than 700,000 square feet of convention space with 69 individual meeting rooms, this venue is the most comprehensive the city has to offer.

Whether you are putting together a prestigious business event or a conference of the arts, you will have plenty of space while keeping options open for smaller gatherings.

To give you some insight as to how large or small you can go, of the ample meeting areas, the biggest space is over 340,000 square feet, and the city is looking at even more improvements in the future.

Do you have need for any of these Los Angeles, CA Conference locations in the year ahead? With hundreds upon hundreds of options, the city has something for everyone. What size event/event type are you hoping to share? Tell us in the comments section below!