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Sydney, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here for 2nights as we wanted to be close to Universal Studios. Location is OK, approx 15mins walk to Universal Studios.Starbucks close by for breakfast but not much else around. Staff not overly friendly or helpful on arrival & unfortunately guests in room next door decided to have a party @ 3am one night.

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed one night because of its location to US. Reception was not the most professional, rooms were dirty and the place was run down. Also had to pay to park there. There was a long black hair in the tub, blond hair in the sink, hair on the sheet... Yuck. I was afraid the sheets were not washed. Also... More 

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Aspen, Colorado, United States
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5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2016

We traveled to the Los Angeles area to visit our daughter for the 4th of July. The Tilt hotel was very close to her apartment and fairly convenient to travel throughout the L.A. area. The hotel was very clean and quiet. the only drawback for me is that it did not contain a restaurant but was close to area restaurants.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016 via mobile

I really enjoyed this place. The rooms were clean and the beds were comfy. It is definitely within walking distance to Universal studios, which is great. Saved us pocket change from taking uber. Although if you were to take a uber, it would only be the minimum rate of about $5.00 one way. Some reviews complain of the uphill. Yes,... More 

Thank LJD823
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2016 via mobile

Great service, spacious rooms, and a nice location. I was not sure about the hotel when i booked it but i realized once i got here that the hotel exceeded my expectations greatly! A cute, little hotel with great customer service and nice amenities! Would recommend!!

Thank Richard F
Vancouver, Washington
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2016 via mobile

Hotel is not worth it for the location! It's pretty far away from Universal Studious! It's a quite a walk! Our room was skipped for house cleaning for no reason, lights don't work! Everything is broken in the room, wifi is very bad! Room is not comfortable, it's expensive, they charge because of the location but this hotel is pretty... More 

Thank bvsadri
Goodyear, Arizona
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016

We stayed at this hotel because it was the least overpriced hotel in the area and it was within walking distance of Universal Studios. Check in was easy. The room was acceptable for the price difference between it and the 2 hotels on Universal property. The price may seem high, but for the location, it isn't too bad. The bed... More 

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52 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2016

This hotel really does have a great location if you are looking to visit Universal Studios. It is a 20 minute walk, so saves the high parking charges there. BUT, I think it would have been better value to have found a hotel further away and paid the parking charges at Universal Studios and then we would have been staying... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2016

Got in fairly late, but there were 2 men working Check In so it went quickly. Rooms were rather comfy, nice sized. Pool is about the same size as a huge hot tub, not really for swimming. Hotel served our needs well. The walk to Universal isn't that bad. Yes it is uphill, but as a guy who has leg... More 

Thank Cory H
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2016 via mobile

I can say two positive things about this hotel. One, it was walking distance (about a 15 minute stroll) to Universal. Two, it was clean. After that it was all downhill. First off check in took forever which baffled me since I had already paid in full before I arrived. The gentleman who was checking me in that night seemed... More 

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  • Free Internet
  • Pool
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  • Wheelchair access
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  • Hot Tub
  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Business Center with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to the Clarion Inn Los Angeles/Universal City! We are centrally located in the Los Angeles area, a very short distance from the studios and theme parks. For the Hollywood tourist, we are one mile from Hollywood and Sunset Boulevard. You can walk to numerous theaters and event centers. For the sports enthusiast, we are within a few miles of Dodger Stadium and the Staples Center. And, for the shopper, we are close to Beverly Hills and Rodeo Drive. Our knowledgeable staff is ready to make your stay perfect. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Tilt Hotel Universal / Hollywood, an Ascend Hotel Collection Member

Address: 3241 Cahuenga Blvd W, Los Angeles, CA 90068-1301 (Formerly Clarion Inn)
Location: United States > California > Los Angeles > Central L.A
Price Range: $203 - $271 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Tilt Hotel Universal / Hollywood, an Ascend Hotel Collection Member 2.5*
Number of rooms: 43
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Also Known As:
Holiday Inn Express Los Angeles - Universal City - Cahuenga Hotel Los Angeles
Holiday Inn Los Angeles
Los Angeles Holiday Inn
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#64 Business Hotel in Los Angeles
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