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The Culver Hotel

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  • Excellent67%
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  • Average5%
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“wizard of oz”(21 reviews)
“historic hotel”(19 reviews)
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Reviewed December 15, 2015

My husband and I travelled from Mackay Australia to LA for a fleeting visit before embarking on a cruise. I had checked various hotels but decided on the Culver Hotel because it sounded unique and definetly not the usual busy hotel. What a fantastic choice...More

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Response from Seth H, General Manager at The Culver HotelResponded December 21, 2015

Aussies are the best. You covered so much so beautifully. Love your statement "The staff at this establishment are second to none!" LOVE IT!!!!! This is what our business is all about. Thank you. Seth GM

Reviewed November 26, 2015

Went to the Culver hotel bar and had an amazing experience. Sat at the bar and had amazing conversation with the bartender. Very friendly staff. Really amazing lobby. Property amazingly decorated with period decor and cinematic decor. old movies projected at one of the walls....More

Thank maggiet0813
Response from Seth H, General Manager at The Culver HotelResponded December 8, 2015

Love the fact you discovered us. When Harry Culver opened the hotel in 1924 he was determined to bring the fledgling movie industry to Culver City, and he did. All the great MGM movies of the 20's and 30's were made just down the road...More

Reviewed November 11, 2015

Came to see the property and was welcomed by the staff to visit the public spaces. Rich cinematic history: owned by John Wayne, Clark Gable stayed there (my Dad's favorite movie stars) and all the 124 "little people" of The Wizard of Oz resided there...More

Thank Kay O
Response from Seth H, General Manager at The Culver HotelResponded December 8, 2015

It is true that the Munchkins did stay in the Hotel during the shooting of The Wizard of Oz. They were put 3 to a bed and supposedly misbehaved......... Look forward to serving you Tea in our Grand Lobby Seth Horowitz GM

Reviewed October 28, 2015

Room was great and unique. Bathroom had an old claw foot tub, which may showers a little messy (the spray went everywhere), rooms was a good size. My room faced the road and it was loud - I could tell when traffic picked up in...More

1  Thank MJBNYC
Response from Seth H, General Manager at The Culver HotelResponded December 8, 2015

Thank you for your comments. The large tubs in a couple of our rooms need extra shower curtains, and we can do that. 2/3 of our building does not face the street. Sorry about the noise. We do have double-pained glass.... The A/C has since...More

Reviewed October 23, 2015

We booked the hotel's grand lobby for a retirement party for our revered teacher colleague.Two private event managers helped plan the menu and logistics. Originally, we figured there would be around 25 people but the party grew to over 40. Throughout the ordeal we had...More

2  Thank Beverly E
Response from Seth H, General Manager at The Culver HotelResponded December 8, 2015

Teachers Rule! Loved having your group with us. Milena and Maureen in our Private Events Department are wonderful and it is very pleasing to know everything went so well. Seth GM

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Karen H
May 10, 2017|
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Response from Seth H | Property representative |
We have lovely outdoor areas to sit and read. Our patio is unique, it is not facing any traffic. It faces out to the Town Plaza and there is sunny and shaded spaces for our guests to enjoy all day long. At night it gets... More
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toby260
March 23, 2017|
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I am so sorry for the delay in getting back to you. We have valet parking at $26 per night per vehicle and a self parking options of $13 per night.
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Jane C
May 12, 2016|
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Goodness gracious, missed the question and took far too long to answer. Sorry. We have a little gym in our hotel that is open 24 hours a day with a bike, treadmill and a universal machine with some free weights. There is... More
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"Ask for a quiet room facing away from the streets/construction!"
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"The outside night bar scene filters up through open windows. Otherwise, it's very quiet."
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"Get a corner room!"
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"I would imagine it would be hard to find a really quiet room!"
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