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Magic Castle Hotel

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  • Excellent76%
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  • Average4%
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Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
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Reviewed May 14, 2018

Like many others, we found the Magic Castle Hotel to be extremely friendly, welcoming and accommodating. We drove directly from the airport after a long flight from Melbourne hoping to drop off our bags, and were very grateful to be offered an early check-in at...More

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Reviewed May 13, 2018

Pros: - Location - Free snacks and cold drinks - Friendly front desk staff Cons (see some pics): - Extremely filthy room (#118). Flies in the kitchen, dirty carpet, broken shower, dust everywhere - Hair everywhere -- on towels, sheets, pillow covers - The floorboards...More

Thank Purva G
Response from HotelManager, Owner at Magic Castle HotelResponded May 14, 2018

Hello Purva, This is obviously a very upsetting review to read. It's surprising, to say the least, that your room was in condition you describe. I'm so sorry that this was your experience. We inspect each room after they are cleaned, before a guest goes...More

Reviewed May 9, 2018 via mobile

Hotel had exceptional customer service. The laundry service was a nice touch and free soda machine. The only criticism were the pillows they were too soft. The staff were friendly and gave great advice. And you can’t beat the location close to the metro and...More

1  Thank Veljko S
Response from HotelManager, Owner at Magic Castle HotelResponded May 14, 2018

Hello Veljko, I'm so glad you enjoyed the hotel. I'm also happy you allowed us to do your laundry at no charge.....and yes....the free is soda machine is pretty fun. We would be happy to find pillows for you that are more firm for your...More

Reviewed May 9, 2018 via mobile

I visited the hotel in 2014 so decided to go back this year. Not much has changed since my visit and things are dated, smelly and falling apart. Breakfast is basic and unbalanced. Although the staff are still friendly but there are simply a lot...More

2  Thank loves_travelling95
Response from HotelManager, Owner at Magic Castle HotelResponded May 14, 2018

Hello, I'm sorry you found the hotel to be dated, smelly, and falling apart. That is definitely not he typical response from our guests, I'm so sorry that this was yours. Please contact me directly as I would love to get some specifics. With regard...More

Reviewed May 2, 2018 via mobile

Overall, have only good things to say...all the things you've already read like free snacks, free laundry service, great area/super convenient to lots of touristy stuff to do, etc. I felt compelled to write this review because the main reason we booked this hotel was...More

2  Thank Leslie R
Response from HotelManager, Owner at Magic Castle HotelResponded May 4, 2018

Hello Leslie R, Thank you so much for your review. Yes...that is absolutely true, to gain access to the club, guests do need to book with either us directly, or with an actual live travel agent. This was not always the case. Every once in...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Dry Cleaning
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Heated pool
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$238 - US$399 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Family Hotel in Los Angeles
#2 Romantic Hotel in Los Angeles
#11 Business Hotel in Los Angeles
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$238 - US$399 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Family Hotel in Los Angeles
#2 Romantic Hotel in Los Angeles
#11 Business Hotel in Los Angeles
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Georgia Z
June 7, 2018|
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Response from Kelztar | Reviewed this property |
No they don’t Just parking x
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scraggyaggie
May 4, 2018|
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Response from Kimberly T | Reviewed this property |
They are very accommodating but do call them directly. Your 8 yr old will love the hotel's free ice cream, breakfast and candy, plus the pool.
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stephanie1992s
November 28, 2017|
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Response from JREMKE54 | Reviewed this property |
G’day, The MC is in a decent area but you need to keep your eyes open at all times. Hollywood Blvd is 2 blocks away which will be a different adventure. Public transportation is available but I suggest you use UBER to go to... More
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"We were on the top floor, in the far corner, overlooking the pool (see attached photos). The room was quiet..."
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"higher floored rooms would be quieter"
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