We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Hollywood Inn Express North

Show Prices
Book on TripAdvisor
Trusted partner. We work with to make your booking as easy as possible.
Secure payments. We use industry-leading practices to keep your information secure.
Enter dates for best prices
powered by PriceFinder
Best prices for:1 room
Check In Check Out
Please enter your travel dates to continue
Check Availability
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 2 more sites!
Professional photos
Hollywood Inn Express North
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

137 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
There are newer reviews for Hollywood Inn Express North
See the most recent reviews
Showing 85: English reviews
Irvine
Reviewed 15 April 2009

I am not a very needy guest. This hotel was a nightmare. Do NOT stay here. I won't even go into details, but they were rude and dirty. You be better off sleeping in the street.

 Report
Helpful?
3Thank Kahendri
Melbourne
Reviewed 26 March 2009

I phoned up the hotel to see if they had any available rooms. The man on the phone mumbled the whole time (when he actually did speak, there were many silent pauses when he ignored me - making me wonder if he was actually there as i know he hadn't hung up!!) making it hard to understand but found out...

 Report
Helpful?
2Thank PosyRama
San Francisco, California
Reviewed 31 October 2008

Was fooled by the pictures in hotel.com when I made my reservations. I also should have checked the reviews in this website first before booking a room. Anyway, I made the terrible mistake of bringing my mom and 2 younger siblings who were vacationing from overseas to this ghastly and rundown motel. The room we stayed in was large, but...

 Report
Helpful?
2Thank crismanila77
san francisco
Reviewed 29 September 2008

I was there with my parents and sister, so we were 4 people and had a reservation of one room with 2 double beds . WE reached the hotel at 1:00pm but the manager didnt allow us to enter before 2:00pm as that was the check in time. We had lunch nearby and returned. The manager was highly rude and...

 Report
Helpful?
2Thank srg9
Wokingham, Berkshire
Reviewed 3 September 2008

DO NOT - I REPEAT NOT- GO TO THIS HOTEL. My daughter arrived there on Monday, 1st September 2008 and during her first night, somebody entered her room and stole £500 from her drawer WHILE SHE WAS ASLEEP. When she complained the next morning -not seriously complained but voiced her fears tro get some help - the staff became hostile...

 Report
Helpful?
7Thank harrassedmother
Fort Collins, Colorado
Reviewed 15 August 2008

We spent 3 nights there on August. Before we went to Hollywood Express Inn we read through many bad comments here but we though that "It should be fine if we are well prepared". We were wrong! They treated us like we are homelesses begging for a shelter! Accomodation: Ofcause, the room was dirty and smelly as you could expected...

 Report
Helpful?
3Thank saimok
San Francisco
Reviewed 30 August 2007

Booked a Friday night with late check-in through Orbitz. The place is right on Hollywood Blvd and relatively cheap for LA. It looks nothing like the photo and the pool is tiny. When I arrived at 7PM I was told they had no room for me because of "plumbing problems" but they had a room at their other hotel, the...

 Report
Helpful?
3Thank wearyTravelr
lexington,ky
Reviewed 9 July 2007

We stayed at this dirty hotel last summer. the worst part about it besides the rock hard beds, thin as paper walls, no elevators, and filthy floors was the lack of parking spots. There were like maybe 12 parking spots in the lot, not enough even for this size of a hotel. There were never empty street parking nearby. A...

 Report
Helpful?
4Thank madonnica
california
Reviewed 24 March 2007

I would highly recommend that this hotel not be used. At our time of arrival we found that the management was very rude. We were told by the management that extra pillows were $5.00 extra a pillow. The rooms were very dirty and the sheets and towels were stained. The bathroom had mold around the ceiling and around the bathtub/shower....

 Report
Helpful?
4Thank jennallen
colorado
Reviewed 16 January 2007

All in all, I'd say that these reviews are all pretty much on point, depending upon your perspective. Ultimately, you get what you pay for, meaning if you're expecting the Ritz Carlton -- or hell, even Motel 6 -- you'll bound to be sorely disappointed. For what it's worth, though, it was clean when I stayed there, and I didn't...

 Report
Helpful?
7Thank dudewheresmycar

56 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (33)
Viewed
Room/Suite (3)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (7)
Viewed
Bathroom (2)
Viewed
Other (21)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (23)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (2)
Viewed
Room/Suite (1)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (1)
Viewed
Other (19)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these Los Angeles hotels
Hollywood
Hollywood City Inn
Hollywood City Inn
#112 of 348 in Los Angeles
635 reviews
Hollywood
The Dixie Hollywood
The Dixie Hollywood
#133 of 348 in Los Angeles
568 reviews
Hollywood
Travelodge Hollywood-Vermont/Sunset
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Hollywood
Economy Inn Hollywood
Economy Inn Hollywood
#184 of 348 in Los Angeles
48 reviews
Hollywood
Coral Sands Motel
Coral Sands Motel
#68 of 348 in Los Angeles
846 reviews
Hollywood
Hollywood Stars Inn
Hollywood Stars Inn
#216 of 348 in Los Angeles
122 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
Services
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
You'll find the best rates online, the widest variety of room types online, at the most reliable Hollywood Boulevard Hotel. We offer our guest affordable room rates with luxury & friendly services. Hollywood Inn Express North is a motel that will ensure your family a comfortable and relaxing stay while you are visiting this dynamic city. We offer plenty of room options and features especially designed to serve families traveling together. We welcome you to our Hollywood motel, and hope you enjoy your stay. Unlike any other Hollywood Motels near Universal Studios Hollywood we offer discount tickets and tour arrangements to Universal Studios. Whether you're traveling on business, a leisure getaway, or a family vacation, this Hollywood Motel in Hollywood has the right motel accommodations for you. Take advantage of free internet access, and comfortable beds offered at Hollywood Inn Express North. You'll find the best rates online, the widest variety of room online, the most reliable motel near Universal Studios Thank you for considering Hollywood Inn Express North for your motel travel plans! All of our beautifully furnished Deluxe guestrooms equipped are with free Wireless Internet Access, Refrigerators, Iron/board, Hair Dryer, Radio clock and free complimentary breakfast. Motel located on Hollywood Boulevard 5 minutes to Hollywood Walk of Fame, 5 minutes to Sunset Blvd, walking distance 10 minutes to Hollywood Universal Studios and Discount Tickets available at the Lobby, 15 minutes to Hollywood Sign and Griffith Observatory Discount Universal Studio Tickets and Tour scheduling We are conveniently located in the heart of Hollywood! Treat yourself to the Hollywood Inn Express North Los Angeles. Choose this Hollywood motel for your travel needs. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hollywood Inn Express North

Address: 5131 Hollywood Blvd, Hollywood, Los Angeles, CA 90027-6105
Region: United States > California > Los Angeles > Central L.A
Price Range: $118 - $260 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Hollywood Inn Express North 2*
Number of rooms: 124
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Odigeo, Priceline, Hotels.com and Travelocity so you can book your Hollywood Inn Express North reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Hollywood Inn Express North Hotel Los Angeles
Hollywood Hotel Los Angeles
Hollywood Hotel Express North
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from Hollywood Inn Express North staff and other travellers.
2 questions
Ask a question
Edmonton, Canada

See all questions (2)

Questions? Get answers from Hollywood Inn Express North staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“Rooms farther from street are quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles Greenbean45, 12 Nov 2015 | Read review
“Anywhere but here all rooms are of a subpar standard and management dont care what happens.”
 of 5 bubbles F3244ASstevel, 2 Sep 2014 | Read review
“The area is full of Thai restaurants, Many Many Thai restaurants. Not much else unless you want to shop at a Thai Market. So if you like Thai Food, this is definitely the place to stay. Close to metro and bus transportation. Parking is tight and limited, but included at no additional cost. Careful, observed parking enforcement giving tickets for cars overlapping onto the sidewalk. Lots of homeless in the area and while walking down the street after dinner, the Urine smell was overwhelming. I think there must be better areas to stay although, I could not find one at any better rate than $120+ per night. You still get what you pay for.”
  • This is the bathroom door on the room side.
  • The Jacuzzi tube had been rather poorly repaired. Our final two rooms had new tubs installed...
  • This is a photo of the room. Every room has paintings on the wall. So Hollywood, all the stars h
 of 5 bubbles jj_schmidt1946, 21 Aug 2014 | Read review
“Rooms with view to the Hollywood boulevard is quiet noisy”
 of 5 bubbles stanislavholis, 15 Apr 2014 | Read review
“I felt like the floor might have made noise for the room below, so I would want a room on the upper level. There is no elevator, at least not that I saw.”
 of 5 bubbles PenguinS_12, 18 Dec 2013 | Read review
5 of 5
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay