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Stay on Main Hotel and Hostel

2.0 of 5 640 South Main Street, Los Angeles, CA 90014
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Arriving in LA the entrance to the hotel/hostel is quite impressive and lots of macs to use with good wifi. There was a nice bar but never seen it in use. Ping pong table and free breakfast. We stayed in a double ensuite room. The room had a tv and window. It was small (as expected) and clean. For us... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is not a luxury hotel.Its a basic hostel. It was perfect just for somewhere to sleep after a night out in LA. Rooms are small but clean. Had to leave window open as no A/C so dont think I could stay here in summer. Staff were friendly.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When reviewing, I believe if you're staying in a luxury 5 star hotel you get to be fussy. If you're staying in a cheap hostel or motel, you don't. However, there should always be basic standards of cleanliness. This is the one place I let my sister decide on for the whole of our trip... I seriously regretted that decision... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have stayed here on two occasions of my travels and have found that the rooms are very comfortable, clean and inexpensive. the location is awesome and even as a female travelling on my own I felt safe walking around 'after dark'. some of the shared bathroom facilities could use an update. the free breakfast, free internet area and common... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Horrible check-in service. My room rate changed/varied from $85 a night to $200 a night for the same crappy/tiny room. One of the two beds basically blocked the door. The sink and mirror were inside the shower. The sink did not supply hot water and was plugged up (did not drain). The beds were short and hard as a rock.... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Worst service ever after getting to Los Angeles I went to my reservation at the stay on main a.k.a. Cecil hotel I went to check in around 12:00 pm they informed me I could not check until 3:00 I said ok so me and my five year old daughter walked around for three hours which was scary we wound up... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

i stayed at this hotel with a friend during our stay in LA. we shared a room with two single beds and the shared restroom and showers are located on each floor. the rooms were clean and there is a breakfast offered every day. the staff was most of the times friendly and helpful, but first we got the keys... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My friend and I stayed in this hotel for a couple of days during our stay in LA. Our room was clean and we had our own sink, but we have shared the bathrooms which weren't really clean. The neighborhood isn't that nice, but we have never felt unsafe. The staff is friendly and helpful, however, when we checked in... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014

What a splendid lobby they have, one of the most amazing ones I have ever seen. The reception desk was great, we could check in our luggage early and then roam through downtown. Hotel is wonderfully located, both for downtown and the Convention Center. From LAX take the free bus to the metro, then green line to 7th St., and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

I stayed with my friend in a twin room. We didn't have our own bathroom but the shared ones were very clean. We had breakfast which was very nice and extremely good value for money. I think we paid around £23 each which we think was very good value for money. The hotel is a distance from the center but... More 

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Address: 640 South Main Street, Los Angeles, CA 90014
Location: United States > California > Los Angeles > Central L.A , Downtown
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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