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636 S Main St Los Angeles, CA 90014
636 South Main StreetUSCaliforniaLos Angeles90014
The Cecil Hotel is the best affordable hotel in Downtown Los Angeles.The Cecil Hotel is ideally located in the heart of the historic district in downtown Los Angeles, California.
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Colorful rooms & dorms with free breakfast & WiFi, plus a coffee shop, a kitchen & an exercise room.- Google
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Adam Bzeek
2 months ago
It was nice until one of the staff members reminded me of its dark history when they tried cutting my head off one night. Other then that cool hotel
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Chad Kruger
6 months ago
Over all my stay was questionable. The staff were great, they informed me of where and where not to go ( the black areas and non black). The rooms where nice and affordable. The beds were comfortable and big. The elevators would sometimes not work, at one point I started freaking out but I just took the stairs like any logical human. The food at the hotel was bad to say the least. The Staff directed me to to a small Chinese food restaurant, which was worse than the hotel, Rather soggy. The tap water was pungent, it wasn't the best, I'd bring your own. The weather was pretty awful rainy and dark, so the bad weather could a just made the hotel seem good. Either way, I'd come here for one day or two, never stay more than that.
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Jacinta Hallinan
4 months ago
Had a great time. Staff were all very helpful and friendly. Definitely somewhere I will stay again if/when I return to LA :)
Scott Repine
a month ago
Gosh, there is something about the water here that is so delicious and quenching. I wish they sold bottled water.
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Illmatic nL
a month ago
pick a different hotel, the service was horrible. also had some trouble with the bathroom, and not a single employee was around to help. they have marked off areas, yet the guests still go in there. not only that but i sense there was something wrong with the water? when i showered i still felt somewhat sticky and there was an odor coming from the faucet
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Kawaii Princess
3 months ago
Do not be fooled! If you ever heard of the Cecil Hotel and it's paranormal activity don't be fooled. Because of all the murders and suicides they changed the hotel name. Now it's called, "Stay On Main." Do not stay there. For one the bedrooms are nasty and you have to share a bathroom with multiple people. (You don't get your own bathroom). And 2 it's just not a very pleasant place to stay at with your family or friends unless you plan on going ghost hunting.
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Jiadong Wang
7 months ago
seriously, never come. the workers are good, but all others are terrible. u probably heard about that chinese girl dead in water tank. and u may also know that the location is just near one of the worst neighbourhood in la. dont be mislead by the lobby.
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Miguel Campos
a year ago
Stay on Main, the Cecil Hotel, is one of the coolest places I have stayed. I decided to op for the double twin bed with shared bathroom. The room is very clean, and comes with all the amenities that one would expect from a much more prestigious hotel. The shared bathrooms have not been a problem, I simply think that I am taking a shower at the gym or some other place where you might have to share a shower. Although I opted for this option, they do have accommodations available with a private bathroom. I have stayed in many hotels throughout the Los Angeles area and for the money this has been quiet a wonderful surprise. There are only two things that I think could be improved upon, perhaps offer parking somewhere at a discounted or "hotel" rate. The second thing being that perhaps the ownership should consider installing air-conditioning in the rooms, Mitsubishi makes awesome little HVAC systems that are the size of a microwave. Anyway, I definitely will be staying here again!
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