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Kawada Hotel

200 South Hill Street, Los Angeles, CA 90012
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
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    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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Templecombe, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here for 2 nights and when we arrived tired after a long haul flight only to find that we were not on their system, once I showed the receptionist my paperwork did he then check us in. I asked for a quite room as in previous reviews noise was an issue and we got one on the second... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed here for 3 nights, room was compact with a small lcd,a coffee maker.they have a chiller in every floor.staff were cordial and supportive. Centrally located,there is a shopping mall in the next street . China town is 1km away.Overall a good experience. ..

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Auckland, New Zealand
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

i just want to alert you to the state of this accommodation. The first room I stated in stunk so bad it mad me gag every time I walked in. When the weekend kicked in the base from the club underneath the hotel was so big I couldn’t get to sleep till 4am, that was with ear plugs and a... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

An average place to stay in an alright location in downtown LA. Train station opposite and little Tokyo down the road was convenient and easy access to bus stops. Otherwise the room itself was dark crammed and depressing with people constantly yelling outside my window at night The staff however were helpful and nice

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

The lodging is perfect. The staff is pleasant and supportive. The area is awesome for going to L.A. Courts or to the State of California building. The quality is similar to a decent motel. The area is extraordinary and is close open transportation.

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Menifee, California
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

We attend the Anime X every year for the last 12 years. The hotel we usually use was booked and we were offered the Kawada Hotel. NEVER use, stay or even book a room there. I'm handicapped and we were told we had the largest room in the hotel. The room was about 10x10. We had a full size bed.... More 

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pukapuka
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

Its small, a bit dated but for me its perfect for the price. Its near the red line metro stop and right under the disney music hall. there is cheap 5 dollar all day on weekend parking. Not the classiest joint but does job.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015

Worst hotel ever. I am now on my second night of being shaken in my room due to the nightclub below the hotel. The room is literally shaking from the music and I can distinctly understand every song that's played down there. It is 1:30am and the music will not stop. I asked for a room change today and was... More 

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San Luis Obispo, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015

If you're looking for a pretty, spacious or a romantic hotel, go elsewhere. If you want to get a clean, safe, simple room for a fair price stay here. The Kawada is old but it has been well maintained. The staff are very friendly and willing to make your stay as positive as possible. After I read previous reviews, I... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015 via mobile

I am writing this review at 1:15 AM, the walls are literally vibrating from the music from the club downstairs so there is NO possibility of sleep. This is probably the dirtiest hotel I have ever stayed in. I am not actually sleeping in the bed but on top of it and on a towel because this place is filthy.... More 

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