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    Stay on Main Hotel and Hostel

    640 South Main Street, Los Angeles, CA 90014-2004
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    Reviewed 13 November 2014 via mobile

    I googled the Cecil Hotel (previous name of this hotel) before we booked here, so I was preparing for the worst! Notorious serial killers and the unfortunate/mysterious death of a girl in 2013 who died in the water tank...needless to say I wasn't the one...More

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    Reviewed 13 November 2014

    Well. What can I say, the girlfriend was scared then place was haunted after reading the sordid past of this hotel, and despite staying on the fourth floor (room 440) where the ghost was sighted on the famous photo.. We did not see any hint...More

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    Reviewed 11 November 2014

    Was average, but the the localization of hotel was great. I missed only own bathroom of the room. Breakfast was enough in the warm summer. :-) It was easy to find parking place nearby also, it was just a couple of minutes to go to...More

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    Reviewed 5 November 2014

    Location is almost perfect - Main street in San Francisco. Although the neighborhood is not pleasant, it is the downtown itself. The lobby looks very nice, like in a 3-4 star hotel - you would expect the same room quality. The bad part are the...More

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    Reviewed 3 November 2014

    Ok let's be frank this hotel is not the Ritz. It is an older style hotel which has a flashy entrance and lovely staff, but if you wanted the Ritz you'd be paying for it right? We got this hotel as a special on Expedia...More

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    Downtown is home to some of the very best restaurants
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    jane l
    Anyone knows what room was Elisa Lam (the girl who was found in the tank) staying?
    24 March 2017|
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    Response from Emma K | Reviewed this property |
    I know this investigator asked to stay in that room in this video. Take a look Im sure he mentions the room, the video is on Youtube and the name of the channel is My Haunted Diary video name "CECIL HOTEL REAL Scary Moments... More
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    Jelly303
    Has the hotel had anything go on there since they changed the name? Has anyone really ever seen a ghost at the hotel?
    8 October 2016|
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    Response from TinaL1003 |
    I know there's been at least one more suicide since it changed it's name. A guy in his 20's jumped from one of the upper floor windows in 2015. Obviously it's known for its many suicides. Not sure if there's been other... More
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    SAGRARIO A
    What room was richard ramirez staying in i would so request that room, looking for hotels for mid march.
    7 October 2016|
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    "Ask for a newly refurbished room at the front desk when checking in."
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    "American Horror Story buffs would love this place"
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    "rooms on the upper floors are the most recently renovated."
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    "Bed bugs make sure of short nights and time wasted..."
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