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Stay on Main Hotel and Hostel

640 South Main Street, Los Angeles, CA 90014
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  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Las Vegas, Nevada
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The rooms were very small, there was no air conditioning, and there were bugs. Not my idea of a good stay. Never stay on main. Also if I were you I would google Cecil Hotel which is the previous name of

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Oakland, California
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I would only stay here again if I truly couldn't afford a different place. Linens were definitely clean and there were NO bugs, but the pictures absolutely were different than the actual rooms once we got there. The first night we got a horrible room, old, dank, dirty 50's tile in the dark tiny shower that at least they could... More 

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4 reviews 4 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I had some problens with the wifi and the breakfast its always the same think (waffles), its really good but i stayed there one week and eat it everyday its not that good. The room its good, everything clean and its in downtown so you can go wherever you want whit out problem

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Taipei, Taiwan
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26 reviews 26 reviews
21 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I and my best friend drove 3+ hours from San Luis Obispo to the New Year's Eve celebration in Los Angeles. Due to that most hotels are full or very expensive, we ended up staying here, still paying more than $150, for a room with two twin beds and with shared bath. The room itself is small and basic. There... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Hello, We me and my teen daughter enjoyed our stay at the stay on main hotel the staff and employees were very kind and nice the bathrooms showers & kitchen very neat and clean the kitchen has a microwave and a refrigerator for your needs and there's a night security officer for your safety and there is about 8 computers... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Rooms were clean, although for our room the bathroom was shared with the rest of the floor and didn't come with a basin to wash your hands. Friendly service and rooms are cleaned each day. Breakfast was average but the location was great- about half an hour train ride from Hollywood but the hotel is close to metro stations. Don't... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As a person that travels 100% of the time for my employer, I think I am a good judge of hotels. Be that as it may, I have never stayed in a youth hostel before. In fact, I've heard and read horror stories about youth hostels. Imagine my surprise when I found Stay on Main in the heart of the... More 

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Berlin, Germany
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed in two different rooms, for one night last week, and three nights this week. First we stayed in room 417. Good size on room and bed, but some kind of machine (ventilation?) made a lot of noise outside our window. It started every 15 minutes and lasted for 2-3 minutes before it turned itself off again. Before starting... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

- We stayed here because it was our cheapest option in LA. We paid about $50 USD/ per night by booking 6 months early. We know that if you book last minute you will have to pay about USD $100 a night. - Lets just say paying $50 for two nights or three nights were worth it but if you... More 

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Canyon Country, California
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

When walking into the hotel we were tricked. The lobby area looks nice. The customer service sucked, the lady was very rude to us. Then there was a $50.00 deposit that not even worth putting down a deposit. When we received our keys we walked towards the room. When we got to the floor. We saw bathroom and shower desigbated... More 

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Address: 640 South Main Street, Los Angeles, CA 90014
Location: United States > California > Los Angeles > Downtown , Central L.A
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Stay on Main Hotel and Hostel 2*
Number of rooms: 138
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