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Cedar Rapids, Iowa
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 October 2016

We only stayed at Tilt one night but wanted to write a review anyway due to the fact that it was such a positive experience. From making the reservation to checking out, they made us feel like we were their #1 priority. Rooms were spacious and clean, linens were soft and comfy. All in all, a very positive experience and... More 

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Lindsay, California
1 review
Reviewed 24 October 2016

Clean room, as soon as I walked in I got a weft of Clorox scent. The rooms were very spacious with a king size comfortable bed. It had a mini fridge and iron with table and a desk with chair to place your laptop. The ac was very cold so that was a plus! They even provided bath and body... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

Rooms were ok, nothing special and way too expensive for the amenities which were non existent, tv not working on check in, no continental breakfast or decent food available to purchase in the morning but it is close to universal which is why we booked. This hotel could be so much more and worth the money with a few added... More 

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Turlock, California
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6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 16 October 2016

Booked room due to location. Parking spaces are few so arrive early. Elevator seems to need attention(popping and sticking) Rooms large and clean. Very cheap furnishings. Poor lighting in room. The reviews are misleading this is maybe a class II hotel at best.

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 26 September 2016

The room was clean, however the AC was very loud and there was also a random clicking noise coming from it. Bed wasn't the most comfortable. Parking was great. It was super close to Universal Studios. For the price you can get a nicer hotel closer to LA but it's great if you're visiting Universal.

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Maitland, Australia
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116 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

This Hotel is in such a great location. It is walking distance to 'Universal Studios' and the 'Universal City Walk'. The rooms are extremely clean and comfortable. The bed was perfect! It is also extremely helpful that the hotel has its own set of traffic lights for you to get in and out of the busy street it is located... More 

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24 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 September 2016

We stayed here twice this summer and loved the spacious rooms. With a Starbucks on the opposite side of the street it was a great location to be. Friendly staff but with little parking opportunities. the roms were very good and wil definitely return. The great rooms are so much better than the outside of this hotels provides to visitors,... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 August 2016

This is an ok hotel - more of a motel really. Room was really dark, overlooking a brick wall, but bed was comfortable and it was clean. Check in process was a bit painful; took a while to find our reservation, and the guy on reception didnt seem overly competent. There is parking at this hotel, but you do have... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 August 2016

Stayed here for 2nights as we wanted to be close to Universal Studios. Location is OK, approx 15mins walk to Universal Studios.Starbucks close by for breakfast but not much else around. Staff not overly friendly or helpful on arrival & unfortunately guests in room next door decided to have a party @ 3am one night.

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12 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

We stayed one night because of its location to US. Reception was not the most professional, rooms were dirty and the place was run down. Also had to pay to park there. There was a long black hair in the tub, blond hair in the sink, hair on the sheet... Yuck. I was afraid the sheets were not washed. Also... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to the Clarion Inn Los Angeles/Universal City! We are centrally located in the Los Angeles area, a very short distance from the studios and theme parks. For the Hollywood tourist, we are one mile from Hollywood and Sunset Boulevard. You can walk to numerous theaters and event centers. For the sports enthusiast, we are within a few miles of Dodger Stadium and the Staples Center. And, for the shopper, we are close to Beverly Hills and Rodeo Drive. Our knowledgeable staff is ready to make your stay perfect. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Tilt Hotel Universal / Hollywood, an Ascend Hotel Collection Member

Address: 3241 Cahuenga Blvd W, Los Angeles, CA 90068-1301 (Formerly Clarion Inn)
Region: United States > California > Los Angeles > Central L.A
Price Range: $208 - $357 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Tilt Hotel Universal / Hollywood, an Ascend Hotel Collection Member 2.5*
Number of rooms: 43
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Also Known As:
Holiday Inn Express Los Angeles - Universal City - Cahuenga Hotel Los Angeles
Holiday Inn Los Angeles
Los Angeles Holiday Inn
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#63 Business Hotel in Los Angeles
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“If you're sensitive to noise, I'd request a room away from the street side of the hotel.”
 of 5 bubbles Ding526, 27 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Walking distance to universal studios”
 of 5 bubbles _ramosce23, 24 Oct 2016 | Read review
“don't arrive late since the parking space looked to bi limited”
 of 5 bubbles Peanut1685, 19 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Rooms facing the rear are quieter”
 of 5 bubbles aussiedisney, 19 Nov 2015 | Read review
“High rooms are better so you can see the Hollywood Hills”
 of 5 bubbles Missey2, 12 Nov 2015 | Read review
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