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Freehand Los Angeles

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416 W 8th St, Los Angeles, CA 90014-3002 See on map
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Free Wifi
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4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Loved this hotel. Very comfortable and great staff. The rooms are great and spacious. Great standup shower and comfortable bed. Nice work space also. The communal area is great for working. Nice cafe and great food in the restaurant. Fab hotel!

Thank W4848OAthomasr
Response from ElizabethP3803, Manager at Freehand Los AngelesResponded 3 days ago

Thanks so much W4848AOthomasr, I'm so happy to hear you enjoyed your stay with us and all our great guest amenities and comforts! Safe travels and you were a fab guest.

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Reviewed May 16, 2018

We had a business trip to LA and will not forget this place. It was absolutely fantastic. The place is just cool and the pool on the roof was rocking on Saturday afternoon. The staff were great and the food in the restaurant was excellent....More

1  Thank Benjamin F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I spent three nights in one of the shared rooms at the Freehand and was very pleased with my stay, The hotel is clean, staff are very friendly and the roof terrace is fantastic. A basic continental breakfast is included and there is also a...More

1  Thank Jasmine B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had to visit downtown LA for cosmetics convention and my stay at the Freehand was nice. The hotel has been totally remodeled with a boutique feel that also keeps the classic feel of the historic property. The elevators in the lobby are reminiscent of the...More

Thank Paul L
Response from ElizabethP3803, Manager at Freehand Los AngelesResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Paul, thank you for the review and I am very glad you enjoyed your stay! Loved that you appreciated how remodeling down by the great team at Roman & Williams and how the kept the aesthetic charm of the old building. Until next time,...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We are on our way!!! We walked into the lobby with its "atmospheric" lighting (bring a torch!) to be greeted by the raucous noise of a live band sharing the bath tub.Stayed at the Freehand for 4 nights for Ashley H's 30th birthday. It is...More

Thank 16ellisk
Response from ElizabethP3803, Manager at Freehand Los AngelesResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks POM POMS! We always appreciate the feedback and hope the rest of your travels are well. Elizabeth.

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Freehand Los Angeles is the 3rd property in the expanding Freehand hotel collection from Sydell Group, featuring both shared and private rooms innovatively designed by Roman & Williams. The hotel is housed in More the historic Commercial Exchange Building in Downtown LA, and features upgraded amenities, enhanced bedding, room service, convenient valet and attentive bellman ready to give you a hand. Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Air Conditioning
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Business Centre with Internet Access
Concierge
Dry Cleaning
Electric Vehicle Charging Station
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Wheelchair Access
Breakfast included
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Luxury
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
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Hotel Style
Luxury
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
226
Price range
US$150 - US$417 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United States > California > Los Angeles > Downtown / Central L.A
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Luxury
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
226
Price range
US$150 - US$417 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United States > California > Los Angeles > Downtown / Central L.A
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alora2k12
November 1, 2018|
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Response from Paul L | Reviewed this property |
Yes, it was stocked with stuff, a menu with prices was on the desk
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Leonora N
October 26, 2018|
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Response from ElizabethP3803 | Property representative |
Hi Ellen, no they are included for all reservation types :)
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Riccardo F
June 11, 2018|
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Response from ElizabethP3803 | Property representative |
Hello Aiken, We do offer valet parking at our hotel for the amount of $48.40 per night with unlimited in and out privileges. I hope this helps clarify any confusion. Cheers!
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"10/10 we loved the hotel"
16ellisk
4 weeks ago
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"stayed in two different types of rooms- both great. The corner rooms are amazing!"
pvtravels1
Sep. 5, 2018
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"Rooms probably get better the higher you go."
Cosmopolitan593806
Aug. 25, 2018
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"Top floor room away from elevator"
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Aug. 2, 2018
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