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Elaine's Hollywood Bed and Breakfast

1616 N. Sierra Bonita Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90046
Elaine's Hollywood Bed and Breakfast
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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White Bear Lake, Minnesota
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22 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Terrific location, walking distance to Walk of Fame, Chinese Theater and other Hollywood fun spots. The rooms all have private baths and fun decor. We stayed two nights in the green room, another two nights in the pink room. The pink room is larger, with a balcony, and worth the extra money to us, but we were also happy in... More 

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Elaine G, Owner at Elaine's Hollywood Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

HURRAH for this review, Julie -- it was such a pleasure to read. If you enjoyed staying here as much as I enjoyed having you, then I'm a very happy lady. We can't wait to welcome you back in the future! All the best, Elaine, Owner More 

Coronado, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

I often visit the LA area for both business and pleasure. Elaine's B&B is perfectly located, quiet, friendly and comfortable. Breakfast consists of all my favorite things, great coffee, fresh berries, baked goods and granola. Thanks Elaine, I'm so lucky to have found you.

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Elaine G, Owner at Elaine's Hollywood Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

We're the lucky ones, Susan -- having you stay here was an absolute pleasure. It's wonderful to hear that everything was so much to your liking -- nothing makes me happier. I really hope you'll come and stay sometime soon, as we'd love nothing more than to have you back. Have a great day, Elaine, Owner More 

Totnes, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

Our first visit to Hollywood was greatly enhanced by our stay with Elaine who was generous, unassuming and thoroughly hospitable. Our room was spacious with an extensive balcony overlooking the garden and the hills in the distance. The enormous Palms that characterise the famous location are also in view. Recommended for an ideally situated location that is both welcoming and... More 

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Elaine G, Owner at Elaine's Hollywood Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

It's wonderful to hear that we enhanced your stay, Niall! We're so lucky to have such a wonderful setting, and it's made all the better by great customers like yourself. We've actually adopted a new dog called 'Bijou' who I'm sure you'd love. Come back and see us if you're ever stateside again -- it was so great spending time... More 

El Salvador
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015

Just across the street from Dresden's, and in a fantastic location between Hollywood Blvd and Sunset Blvd. All rooms are clean and come with ensuite bathrooms. TV and free wifi. Fantastic breakfasts! Never met Elaine, but her friend Jerri who was taking care of everything was warm and kind and very helpful. Definitely a great place to come back to.

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Elaine G, Owner at Elaine's Hollywood Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

I'm sorry I didn't get to meet you on your trip, DYinn, but if anyone can look after you, Jeri can! It's fantastic to hear you had such a great trip, and I'm so pleased everything was to your liking. If you're ever back in town, come see us again -- we'd love to welcome you back. -- Elaine, Owner More 

London, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

Great place. Comfortable & homely. Nothing is too much trouble for Elaine. Room (blue) was quiet, good size with adjoining bath & shower. I need a quiet room as a light sleeper & will ask for that one next year. Breakfasts were well presented & good variety. She also washed a couple of tops for me as a favour. Good... More 

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camarillo
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

my boyfriend was doing a 5k the weekend we stayed at elaines.the location incase u dont know is walking distance to alot of wonderful [places to eat,and sunset strip .elaine herself is such an extremely nice and elegant woman i almost found myself wanting to stay longer for no reason.NOT WIERD!! lol just imagine that one sweet member in everyones... More 

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Elaine G, Owner at Elaine's Hollywood Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

This is just the absolute sweetest review -- I smiled the whole way through. I can't thank you enough for your kind words! Also, it's not weird AT ALL that you wanted to stay longer. The aim is to make you feel as at home as possible, so if that means moving in -- so be it! Having you guys... More 

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5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

We really enjoyed our stay here Jerry was a fantastic host and we loved hearing her stories at breakfast. The dogs were adorable so loving and friendly we even took them out for a walk on the Hollywood hills. The house is iN a perfect location in Hollywood close enough to the walk of fame but far enough away to... More 

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Genova, Italia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

This bed and breakfast is in a great location, walking distance from Hollywood and also close to a City Sightseen bus stop but in a quiet street with FREE PARKING. Very good value from money, breakfast is amazing and Elaine very nice!!! I will definitely stay in this place again if visiting LA and will recommend it to everyone (already... More 

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Elaine G, Owner at Elaine's Hollywood Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

It's so easy to be nice when I have customers as lovely as you! I really hope you'll be in town again soon, because we'd all love to welcome you back. We really appreciate you recommending us -- there's nothing quite like the word of mouth! It was a pleasure having you stay here -- come see us soon. All... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014 via mobile

I've stayed at Elain's B&B few days in November 2013, when attending AFI FEST, if I ever go back to Hollywood I'm going to Elain's. Elain's Wonderful, kind, helpful, she make's you feel like your at home. Her sweet pets Casper, Sally and Valentino will help her still your heart. i almost forgot to mention it, its a walking distance... More 

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Santa Clara, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2014

My husband and I stayed here for two nights. The good: 1. Location--It is very well located, walking distance to hollywood walk of fame, madame tussauds etc as well as sunset blvd. It is close enough to drive to Universal studios, the very lovely farmers market at the Grove, Griffith Park & Observatory. 2. Very friendly hostess- Elaine was very... More 

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Hollywood undoubtedly conjures up images of movie stars and high-end lifestyles, and to this day, tourists flock here from around the world to see the iconic Hollywood Walk of Fame, Chinese Theatre and to catch a glimpse of the famed Hollywood sign up close. Celebrity impersonators and crowds give these areas the feeling of an amusement park while many clubs and hotels fill up around the weekends for late-night partying - the Hollywood club scene is a haven for thumping music and table-side bottle service. But parties aren’t the only way to enjoy this area, many visitors come to the neighborhood to sit back with a picnic to watch a performance at the Hollywood Bowl and those looking to stay fit trek along nature trails in the Hollywood hills and in Griffith Park.
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