The Convention Facility & Information



The Beverly Garland Holiday Inn
at Universal Studios, Hollywood

The Beverly Garland Holiday Inn at Universal Studios, Hollywood is the home of your 2009 Quantum Leap convention! The hotel is surrounded by a garden setting over seven acres.  We are very excited with this location - we will be in the middle of it all!

Why not add a few days to your vacation to enjoy all the nearby sites? Tickets are available for purchase in the Gift Shop for Universal Studios and various tours of local attractions. The Hotel's shuttle will take you to Universal Studios, Universal Studios City Walk and the Universal City Red Line Metro Station. The Beverly Garland is only one Metro stop from Hollywood & Highland (and the sites on Hollywood Blvd.) and the Walk Of Fame. There is so much more the Beverly Garland offers!


See the hotel property map here.



The Grand Ballroom

The Beverly Garland Grand Ballroom can seat approximately 500 fans of Quantum Leap. The Ballroom along with three other large rooms at the hotel will provide ample space for you to enjoy each days activities.

See our Grand Ballroom seating arrangement here.



Amenities for Hotel Guests - book your stay!

  • Full fitness center

  • Outdoor heated pool

  • Sauna

  • Two lighted tennis courts

  • Wireless internet access available throughout Hotel

  • Coin operated laundry

  • Free shuttle to Universal Studios, City Walk and Universal City Red Line Metro

  • Full service restaurant + other restaurants nearby & Universal Studios City Walk

  • Valet Laundry service

  • Free safety deposit boxes available at the front desk

  • Gift shop (able to purchase tour tickets and Universal Studios tickets)

  • Nearby Enterprise care rental (Phone in lobby to contract Enterprise.) Enterprise will pick you up!




Click for reservation information

To make reservations to stay at the Beverly Garland Holiday Inn at a special rate, please see our Hotel Information page here!



Dining & Spirits


Need to unwind after a day of enjoying the sites? The Splash Bar is filled with comfortable chairs, as well as an outside patio. Televisions throughout play current music videos. The Splash Bar hours are:
Sunday - Thursday 5 pm - 12 am
Friday - Saturday 5 pm - 1 am
Monday - Friday 5 pm - 7 pm.


Dining & Spirits


Tula's California Cafe
The décor is colorful, earthy, California retro – very Hollywood. Named after Beverly’s granddaughter Tula. Tula's California Cafe serves breakfast, lunch and dinner. Menu items are Hollywood inspired, such as the Marilyn Monroe milkshake. The Coffee Room and Tula's California Cafe are open 6 am to 10 pm daily.

Dining & Spirits


The Coffee Room
The Coffee Room inside Tula's California Cafe is just what you are looking for.  Bring your laptop and get comfortable on one of the sofas or overstuffed chairs, while enjoying your favorite Seattle's Best Coffee. Complimentary Wi-Fi throughout the Hotel. The Coffee Room also features a quaint patio for those who enjoy the outdoors.


Every morning the Beverly Garland offers a breakfast buffet to all guests at a charge of $11.95 (subject to change), in addition to other breakfast items on their menu.


Choose from a wide variety of delicious meals for lunch and dinner!

Serving Seattle's Best Coffee!


Nearby Attractions

Centrally located in North Hollywood, the Beverly Garland is nearby famed Universal Studios Hollywood™ Theme Park, the world's largest movie studio and theme park, and Universal City Walk®.

The Beverly Garland Hotel puts you so close to Universal Studios Hollywood you can almost hear the cameras rolling! Get an inside look at the sets and uncover the behind-the-scenes secrets of legendary films.

See below for even more great attractions this history-rich city has to offer! (Is that Donald P. Bellasario with his Walk of Fame star below?)



Hollywood Hills & Sign

Sunset Strip


Mulholland Drive

Hollywood and Vine

Hollywood Rock Walk


Olvera Street

Queen Mary


Hollywood Walk of Fame

Watts Towers



Click for airport information & transportation

For air travel information and how to get to the Beverly Garland Holiday Inn from either LAX or Burbank airports, please see out Flights page here.

For maps and directions on how to get to the Beverly Garland Holiday Inn by automobile, please see our Car Hire and Routes page here.


Click for driving directions


Want more information about the hotel?

For more information on activities and attractions and for additional info on the Beverly Garland Hotel, please visit their website at

The LeapCon 1996 convention was also held at the Beverly Garland Holiday Inn at Universal Studios Hollywood. In 2009, we'll make The Leap Back to this venue!

Our hearts go out to the friends, family, and fans for the passing of actress Beverly Garland - whom the hotel is named after.
Read her story.


Information courtesy the Beverly Garland Holiday Inn and NCIS Fan Fest.

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The Leap Back 2009, Inc. © 2006-2009 has been closed as of December 31st, 2009. This website remains as an archive of the convention and as an informational venue maintained by Al's Place Quantum Leap Fansite.