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“Good quality hotel in a more quiet part of LA”
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Grandview Inn
Ranked #6 of 7 Hotels in Hermosa Beach
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Sydney, Australia
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“Good quality hotel in a more quiet part of LA”
Reviewed October 22, 2013

I stayed here with my partner in late September. We picked this place as family had stayed here a few years ago and recommended it. After arriving in LAX after a very long flight it was good to be able to drive for only about 15 minutes to get there. Free parking was great. Decent restaurants and the beach were less than 5 minutes walk away. The room was nice, with a king sized bed, fridge and big tv.

  • Stayed September 2013, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed October 20, 2013 via mobile

Modern hotel on the beach. 3minute walk to the pier, restaurants&shops. Large bedroom with a balcony, fridge and everything u need in a room. There was great thought put into every detail of the room. 1 of the best hotels I've ever stayed in!! The owner did not cheap out on anything. Parking available and u can walk everywhere from the hotel. If you're looking to stay in hermosa book here. You will not be disappointed.

Stayed October 2013, traveled as a couple
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Brooklyn, New York
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Reviewed October 19, 2013

I loved my stay at the Grandview Inn. It was my first time visiting Hermosa Beach, and the location of the Grandview Inn couldn't have been more perfect. It is located on a quiet block, right by the beach, and just a block away from great restaurants, bars and shops. A terrific bike shop, Hermosa Cyclery, is also just over a block away, and seeing the area by bike is definitely the way to go. The person at the front desk was helpful, calling me a cab when needed and recommending a good breakfast spot (Good Stuff on the Strand has excellent breakfast options!).

The room was very clean, spacious, comfortable and modern. Loved the shower! It's also nice supporting a family-owned business.

  • Stayed October 2013, traveled solo
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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed October 18, 2013 via mobile

We had a 24 hour stopover in LA. This hotel was about 20 mins from the airport, just off a great beach with loads of cafes, restaurants and bars nearby. It is just rooms with a concierge but we sat outside a cafe off the beach for breakfast and watched the joggers and beach volleyball games. The service was very good, the room large, modern and clean with a big bed, lots of complentaty toiletries etc for a comfortable night. We should have stayed longer.

  • Stayed October 2013
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Reviewed October 9, 2013 via mobile

Lovely location near enough on beach. Right next door to Jeffers - great to rent bikes/boards/ body boards. We gad room above 'parking lot' wouldn't have noticed if not for negative TripAdvisor reviews. Who wants to stay in your room when you're right on the beautiful beach! Loads of pro-volleyball on the beach and you can easily walk to manhattan beach or rendondo. Manhattan is closer & less 'working class'. South Bay galleria not too far for a rainy day! Get booking before someone else does!

Stayed October 2013, traveled as a couple
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Virginia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed September 30, 2013 via mobile

3 of my girlfriends and I stayed here early Seprember for a girls wkd away!!! The location was fantastic and the rooms were plenty large enough for all the shoes, clothes, and girls stuff. We stayed on the top floor and had beautiful CA sunset views of the ocean. The service was great. We felt safe and there were great restaurants and bars in walking distance. A quick cab ride to manhattan beach for a night out is a must!! What a fun weekend. This is by no means a mega resort or the Ritz, but it is perfect for a California Beach town!!! Can't wait to go back!!!

  • Stayed September 2013
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Reviewed September 21, 2013 via mobile

We stayed at the Grandview Inn for 3 nights. The room was a good size and it was equipped with everything we needed including ironing equipment, microwave, fridge, hair dryer and lots of toiletries including a razor, make up wipes and nasal strips. The room also looks exactly like it does on the website which is always a bonus- it was modern and clean. Not a great view from the balcony but that didn't matter to us as we just wanted to be out at the beach anyway.

The hotel is situated one street along from the main street in Hermosa and probably a 30 second walk to a gorgeous sandy beach with volleyball nets. There is a reasonably priced hire shop 2 doors from the hotel where you can rent bikes, roller skates, surf boards etc for either a few hours or a whole day. There is a paved pedestrian street which allows you to walk as far as Venice Beach (I think) it took us 30 minutes to walk to Manhattan Beach which was a must- gorgeous houses to look at on the way and lots of surfing to watch when you get there. The main street in Hermosa had a good selection of restaurants and bars (our favourite was Watermans). However it isn't crazy, busy or loud, if you want mad nightlife Hermosa is not for you but if you want a beach and a few drinks at night, this place is ideal.

The reception staff were very helpful with booking taxis for us. It took around 15 minutes to get to the airport and 45 minutes to get to Santa Monica (where we did a Day in LA tour- highly recommended). Please allow extra time for travelling around by car though as the traffic in LA is very busy!

To sum up- Grandview Hotel is a lovely hotel if you want a beach holiday with dinner and drinks at night, whilst also having the option of a day trip to LA/ Hollywood :)

  • Stayed September 2013
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Property: Grandview Inn
Address: 55 14th St, Hermosa Beach, CA 90254-3508
Location: United States > California > Hermosa Beach
Amenities:
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette
Hotel Style:
#2 Family Hotel in Hermosa Beach
#2 Romantic Hotel in Hermosa Beach
#4 Business Hotel in Hermosa Beach
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2 star — Grandview Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 17
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The Grandview Inn is superbly located 70 feet from the beach in the classic Californian beach town of Hermosa Beach in Los Angeles. Miles of sandy beach, safe, friendly community is the perfect place to stay when you visit the Los Angeles area. And The Grandview Hotel is the perfect place to stay in Hermosa Beach. all rooms are non smoking We're in a cozy neighborhood where a quiet street walk meets a charming avenue of shops and restaurants. Almost anything you could need is literally just around the corner: nightclubs, restaurants, dry cleaners, laundry, beauty salon, grocery store and fitness center ... more   less 
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