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Haifa, Israel
Reviewed 21 September 2014

And we will. Betti at the check in is priceless!! She is sweet and takes the extra mile to make sure you are enjoying your stay. The hotel itself is so "old school hollywood" that you kind of feel that Clark Gable will just pass you in the hall at any second. Parking was great and wifi perfect! Just loved...

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Miami, Florida
Reviewed 15 September 2014

I understand thats an old hotel but there is no excuse for poor maintenace. The room has old very old carpet. You do need to walk with the slipers,shoes on. No barefoot. No way. You ll get your feet dirty but not just dirty. FILTHY !! The bathroom is very very old and in the bad shape( sink,bath tub ,...

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3Thank Tony G
Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 11 September 2014

Stayed at the Hollywood Historic Hotel on a Sunday nite and it was great. The place is just beautiful and reminiscent of old time high end hotels. The elevator was an old fashion one that you were expecting to have an operator open the door for you but while there is not an elevator operator it is wonderful...there is even...

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Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 8 September 2014

-Great great great hospitality :D (All receptionists helped us with sightseeing selection) -High speed Wireless Internet

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Evergreen, Alabama
Reviewed 2 September 2014

thank you Betty and Michael....as soon as we walked into the lobby we knew we were going to like this place....We had room #324...a corner room with a vaulted ceiling....lots of windows....and view of Griffith Observatory and the Hollywood sign....A few blocks from Paramount Studios....and a nice Mexican restaurant "Lucy's"..down the street........Betty and Michael had great knowledge and suggestions....you can...

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Reviewed 26 August 2014

Pros: one of the cheapest hotels you can get in a pretty good location (across the street from Paramount) -comfy bed -parking included Cons: stayed 5 nights, hot water was unreliable. Showered in cold water twice, also got scalded. (Old hotel=old plumbing) -a basic 2 star hotel -stuffy, smoky smell, especially if humid/hot in room- keep the AC on! -tried...

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Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 25 August 2014

A reasonably priced hotel, and well situated. We found the staff to be very friendly and informative (especially Michael! Cool guy). Its not the most modern or trendy place in the area, but it has all you'll need. On a side note: I was on leave from a tour with the army in Lebanon. I met my girlfriend who had...

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1Thank Adamconn
Inland Empire, CA
Reviewed 20 August 2014

As others have mentioned, the bathroom and bathroom sink are TINY (the closet is actually two to three times as big as the bathroom space outside of the tub!) The bed wasn't very comfortable, but our biggest complaint was the room temperature. The tiny window air conditioning unit never got our room comfortably cool, and there was no ceiling fan...

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Providence, Rhode Island
Reviewed 16 August 2014

Really had no complaints about this place. Location was pretty convenient and parking was free in back. Our room had a perfect view of the Hollywood sign. Bathroom was a little small and needs some updating but overall I would probably stay again.

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New Jersey
Reviewed 1 August 2014 via mobile

This took the cake, we stayed one night of a three night reservation and my back still hurts from that bed. I was trying to make the best of it since we are saving for our wedding and trying to budget, but when I got out of the shower in the morning I saw a huge bug crawling over the...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Our rooms are private and fully equipped with private Bathrooms. In room Refrigerators, Plasma TV, Time Warner Premium Cable Channels, Coffee Makers with complimentary Coffee, Daily Housekeeping, 24 Hour Security,Private Free On Site Parking, 24 Hour Video Surveilance, 24 Hour Front desk. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hollywood Historic Hotel

Address: 5162 Melrose Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90038-4117
Region: United States > California > Los Angeles
Price Range: RM510 - RM886 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hollywood Historic Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 30
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#32 Best Value Hotel in Los Angeles
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“near the elevator”
 of 5 bubbles BobandSusan, 15 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Room 225 s spacious corner room w/plenty of windows. Has a refrigerator too -- nice addition if you want snacks, etc.”
 of 5 bubbles Traveler_girl2013, 24 Feb 2017 | Read review
“choose a room facing the carpark.”
 of 5 bubbles mortie1963, 23 Jan 2017 | Read review
“We enjoyed the view on the side near Melrose Ave. Street noise was not an issue.”
 of 5 bubbles USAwalkers, 31 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Hollywood sign view from our room; quiet stay despite room being right on Melrose.”
 of 5 bubbles jrjdouglas, 28 Dec 2016 | Read review
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