The iconic Playboy Mansion has been famous since the 1970's for the lavish parties Hugh Heffner hosted there, and has been featured on television several times in TV shows such as Curb Your Enthusiasm and Sex in the City, and has even hosted its own reality television show, The Girls Next Door.
The Playboy Mansion is one of the most famous houses in Beverly Hills. Countless celebrities have stayed at the 22,000 square foot Gothic Tudor house in the last 4 decades. The house includes a wine cellar, tennis courts, a swimming pool area with its famous grotto, a separate game room, and a private zoo.
The Playboy Mansion first became famous in the 1970s because of the many lavish parties Hugh Hefner hosted there. It's also the only private residence in Los Angeles to have a fireworks permit.