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Cinema Suites Bed & Breakfast

2.5 of 5 925 South Fairfax Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90036
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Melbourne, Victoria
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73 reviews 73 reviews
20 hotel reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We stayed only the one night and would have loved to have stayed longer. We stayed in the Casablanca room which has the benefit of being on the ground floor. The room was very spacious and comfortable. There is a bathroom with toilet and shower right next door which belongs exclusively to that room. The owners give you keys so... More 

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CinemaSuites, Owner at Cinema Suites Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

We can always arrange to have an "extra bathroom" for you here at Cinema Suites. If the Guest House had not been available we invite our guests to use our own personal bathroom including the shower facilities. Best Regards, Dianne More 

Gloucester
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15 reviews 15 reviews
4 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Having stayed here sept2014 and looking to stay again October 2015 can I just say myself and husband loved it here! We booked the Hollywood room the room it self was tastefully decorated with lovely furniture and was spotless, we felt the whole house was beautiful. The breakfast was freshly cooked to order which was extremly tasty and was offered... More 

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

We really enjoyed our stay here. It's nice and close to everything. Just a few minutes from Beverly Hills and Hollywood. It took us less than 30 mins to get to Burbank, and the same to Santa Monica. The room was tidy and clean. We were served delicious eggs and coffee every morning by the lovely housekeeper. Would definitely recommend... More 

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Fresno, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

If you're going to Hollywood, this is a great place to stay. Clean, comfortable, and affordable, with a private bathroom with shower/bath and a tasty breakfast in the morning. There is a 7-Eleven and a Starbucks within walking distance. There are four rooms to choose from, each a different size at a different price, so you can choose the one... More 

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CinemaSuites, Owner at Cinema Suites Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thanks so much for your great review Nate B! I have a clarification about room sizes and bathtub availability: Nate B stated, “There are four rooms to choose from, each a different size at a different price…” Actually we have five rooms to choose from, with two sizes: four large rooms and 1 small room (where Nate B stayed). We... More 

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16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

It's a real house you know. It is on a quite street with 7 Eleven and Sturbucks in walking distance. But as far I did see, it is not easy to access to city center if you don't have a car. But the parking is free on the steet. And it is not easy to find a hotel with an... More 

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CinemaSuites, Owner at Cinema Suites Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thanks to Zeynepthegezgin for her largely good review. And, thanks so much for the 4 Star rating! (TripAdvisor calls it a 4 “Bubble” rating.) I have three little clarifications regarding things she said, and one comment about check-in times, then I’ll talk about the ventilation in the house. “It is on a quite street …” I think the translation she... More 

Chicago, Illinois
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3 hotel reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

The entire main house smells musty, and the darkened living room/sitting room is crammed with art and collectibles that haven't been dusted in years. We stayed in the guest house in the back, also musty. Our toilet flusher broke, but the owner's son fixed it quickly. Breakfast was good, but the milk was sour. The cook apologized profusely the next... More 

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CinemaSuites, Owner at Cinema Suites Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

“The… main house smells musty…” The furniture and carpets are not old, and they are clean. You can see pictures of the dining room and living room on our website. I think what is happening is that we regularly prepare ten breakfasts for guests, the kitchen is also used for our family’s lunch and dinner, and guests have access to... More 

Hertfordshire
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241 reviews 241 reviews
68 hotel reviews
153 helpful votes 153 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

Philip (the owner's son?) was helpful & the housekeeper friendly but, compared to the welcome we've had in other b&bs, the place is unwelcoming. Our room was shabby. The sitting room was in use by the owners the first evening & in darkness the second which meant we felt obliged to sit in our room which was far from comfortable.... More 

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CinemaSuites, Owner at Cinema Suites Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

“Philip (the owner's son?) was helpful & the housekeeper friendly…” We want people to be able to understand “who’s who” at Cinema Suites. Philip was an assistant who worked here last summer. Except for the assistance we received from Philip last summer, Cinema Suites has been run by three people for the last 3 ½ years: myself, Dianne Bennett, Michael... More 

Antwerp, Belgium
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59 reviews 59 reviews
22 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

We've booked a stay here for 3 nights to visit LA. Upon arriving we had to find a nearby parking spot on the street (free from 8pm-8am). They have no parking of their own (despite what they claim). The street is extremely busy so you'll have to drive around the block several times to find a spot. The building looks... More 

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CinemaSuites, Owner at Cinema Suites Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Hello, I’d like to introduce myself to you. I’m Dianne Bennett and I’m the owner of Cinema Suites Bed and Breakfast. I was the music columnist for the Hollywood Reporter for fifteen years so I know my way around Los Angeles. I am an entrepreneur, I do casting for television and I am also matchmaker (a natural talent I’ve always... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

My husband and I have stayed here on two separate trips to LA and both times were so great. It is one of those places you discover and you are so glad you did. The house and decor is wonderful. The bed is super comfy and the staff is helpful and nice. When you stay there, you feel like you... More 

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Geneseo, New York
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

Trying to find inexpensive lodging for my friend's wedding, I stumbled upon the Cinema Suites. Having never stayed in a Bed and Breakfast before, I was skeptical. Having lived in Los Angeles before, I was familiar with the area and the price was unbelievably cheap. The bed and breakfast is in walking distance to many attractions and we walked everywhere... More 

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Address: 925 South Fairfax Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90036
Location: United States > California > Los Angeles > Central L.A
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Cinema Suites Bed & Breakfast 2.5*
Number of rooms: 4
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Also Known As:
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