If you're a first time visitor to Downtown Los Angeles, you might prefer a more touristy area, but if you're a solo traveler, a smaller hotel could be more interesting. Some areas have lots of things to do within walking distance, but the hotels may be more expensive. To give you a starting point for your trip research, we looked at what people say about hotels near Downtown Los Angeles.
Here are some of the most recommended hotels near Downtown Los Angeles.
Here's what Trippy members had to say about hotels:
"From Union Station later in the day when you need a hotel, you can also take the metro to the 7th Street/Metro Center where you can easily walk to a number of hotels including one of my favorites, the Los Angeles Athletic Club." See More
"The downtown area, including Biltmore Hotel, the historic Train depot, Olvera St, Little Tokyo, the Bradbury Building is walkable and interesting." See More
"Ace Hotel Los Angeles, The Standard Downtown LA and the Millennium Biltmore Hotel are my favorite DTLA hotels." See More
"The The Westin Bonaventure Hotel & Suites is a hotel many movies have had scenes in and it has a great "rotating" bar at the top where you can enjoy great views and some appetizers if you so desire (you can get valet parking for $7 for 3 hours if you validate)." See More
"A great, low cost place to stay in the area would be Hotel Figueroa." See More
"I have stayed at both the The Westin Bonaventure Hotel & Suites and Omni Los Angeles Hotel at California Plaza hotels by naming my own price several times at 40% discounts." See More
"You've got the JW Marriott Los Angeles LA LIVE and The Ritz-Carlton, Los Angeles, which are more pricey, but great hotels and you have so many things right there." See More
"For a closer to Venice stay, the JW Marriott Los Angeles LA LIVE is quiet a scene that you shouldn't miss." See More
"Stop by The Line - Los Angeles if you do stop by Ktown." See More
"Another cool spot is Purple Wine & Coffee, it's inside the Garden Suite Hotel but has a super laid back vibe to it." See More
"It was 5 minutes away from Beverly Hills and has free breakfast and wifi :) I've heard great things about the Hollywood Downtowner Inn." See More
"There are a couple of pretty reliable hostels in town--see if any of these appeal to you: Banana Bungalows Hollywood–probably the most famous hostel in L." See More
"I stayed at the Banana Bungalow Hollywood Hostel once - reasonably cheap, close to everything and they have inexpensive private rooms." See More
"W Hotel Hollywood- Again, right down the street from Hollywood Boulevard." See More
This page is just a starting point, to really get personalized advice from locals and experienced travelers, post a question on Trippy! You can start by browsing the questions other people have asked about Downtown Los Angeles.
If you've changed your mind and decided to go somewhere else, go to the main page and explore where to stay in any city.