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    Stay on Main Hotel and Hostel

    640 South Main Street, Los Angeles, CA 90014-2004
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    Reviewed 20 January 2015

    Arriving in LA the entrance to the hotel/hostel is quite impressive and lots of macs to use with good wifi. There was a nice bar but never seen it in use. Ping pong table and free breakfast. We stayed in a double ensuite room. The...More

    3  Thank Tomorrow's J
    Reviewed 12 January 2015 via mobile

    This is not a luxury hotel.Its a basic hostel. It was perfect just for somewhere to sleep after a night out in LA. Rooms are small but clean. Had to leave window open as no A/C so dont think I could stay here in summer....More

    1  Thank stevenson_x1
    Reviewed 11 January 2015

    When reviewing, I believe if you're staying in a luxury 5 star hotel you get to be fussy. If you're staying in a cheap hostel or motel, you don't. However, there should always be basic standards of cleanliness. This is the one place I let...More

    7  Thank littlemissnuisance
    Reviewed 5 January 2015

    I have stayed here on two occasions of my travels and have found that the rooms are very comfortable, clean and inexpensive. the location is awesome and even as a female travelling on my own I felt safe walking around 'after dark'. some of the...More

    5  Thank KatHitchings
    Reviewed 25 December 2014 via mobile

    Worst service ever after getting to Los Angeles I went to my reservation at the stay on main a.k.a. Cecil hotel I went to check in around 12:00 pm they informed me I could not check until 3:00 I said ok so me and my...More

    28  Thank Jasmine C
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    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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    "Poor service,Dirty Room"
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    "rooms on the upper floors are the most recently renovated."
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