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Stillwell Hotel

1.5 of 5 Hotel   |   838 South Grand Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90017 (Downtown)
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Ranked #183 of 322 hotels in Los Angeles
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
tommyhollis1944 New York City, New York
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel is from 19th century. old switches.The air conditioner doesnt works. when i informed it to the lobby. the answer was " you will get good breeze if you open the window" I dont want anyone to tell me that." If you wanna stay closer to down town and you will spend very little time in hotel and you... More

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I lived in this hotel for three months in 1967. $3.00 a night. Nice bar downstairs and a coffee shop. No telephone in room, but who needed it. I worked three blocks away, and I really missed living there after moving out and getting an apartment.

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Bend, Oregon
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2014

We lucked into a top-floor corner room. Lots of light from the windows on two sides of the room, which you could open and feel the breeze from outside. Cool view, being right in the city. Had a home bedroom feel with the two beds not facing the same direction like most places do, and a big wooden desk. Came... More

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Cedar City, Utah
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2014 via mobile

We didn't spend a lot of time in the room, but it was spacious and I slept well. Our room had a decent size bathroom with a great shower (water pressure and fast hot water) but a small closet. The other same size room in our party had a tiny bathroom and bigger closet.

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California City, California
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18 hotel reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2014

We spent the night here to visit the Staples Center for a Clippers. Though small and old, this hotel was very clean, beds comfortable and the staff pleasant & helpful. This place was by far the cheapest at $87. Two small double beds pretty much filled the room. There was a small chest of drawers, an apartment size refrigerator and... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2014 via mobile

I came to this hotel with my family last night for my America's Got Talent audition, and the light wasn't even working in the bathroom. The pictures online are very deceiving. The room was very small and the beds aren't even comfortable and incredibly small. My bestfriend, who is only 90 pounds and my little sister who is 80 pounds... More

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41 reviews 41 reviews
30 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2014

I was attending the L.A. Fit Expo and needed a moderate to low price hotel as I was on a budget as well as needing a decent rest stop for the duration of my stay at the LA Convention Center. I'd say this meets that. Upon entry after a 6.25 hrs of flight time, I got there 1:00 p.m. which... More

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Fall City, Washington
11 reviews 11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2013

I traveled to a business conference at the L.A. Convention Center that lasted three days. So, I needed three nights at a hotel within reasonable walking distance of the convention facility. When I booked I was grateful to find the Stillwell Hotel, charging only $75/night (compared with easily three times that amount for other nearby hotels). On arrival, I was... More

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6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2013

The Stillwell Hotel was located in a great area. A block away from the high priced Sheriton. A ten minute walk to the Nokia Theatre, Staples Center and LA Convention Center. 5 minute walk to many restaurants, The Pantry, 7/11 and Rite Aid. Uncle John's Restaurant in the loby is great. Great walking all over downtown. We recieved what we... More

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Southern California
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34 reviews 34 reviews
8 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2013

I stayed at this hotel about a year ago now (they actually have been doing some updating since I stayed, too!). The hotel is very budget, but is in a very convenient location smack in the middle of downtown LA. It is about a block from a full size grocery store and is walking distance to LA Live (which is... More

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Address: 838 South Grand Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90017
Location: United States > California > Los Angeles > Downtown
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:1.5 star — Stillwell Hotel 1.5*
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