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Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

The hotel staff was helpful and answered all my questions. I was able to store my luggage before I checked in as I arrived early in the morning. I was also able to store my luggage after checking out free of charge. The room was clean and the bed very comfortable! If you are looking for a convenient location close...

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Lethbridge, Canada
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

Our check in was not a good experience - had to wait around 5 min for anyone to show up. Got to room and found our bathroom supplies (shampoo etc) were used and only half full, and hadn't been replaced with new and full ones. I needed to print our Universal Studios tickets (which is walking distance - don't pay...

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Management response:

Thank you for choosing Tilt Hotel near Universal Studios. We do appreciate your business. We did note all your observations on our product and the Staff. We do thank you for that. We certainly use your observations to retrain our team members to better serve our guests. Happy New Year

Reviewed 25 December 2016

The Tilt Hotel in LA is right near Universal Studios. About a 5-10 minute drive or 20+ minute walk. The rooms are clean and a good size. TV with on demand provided. Okay views of LA. Recommended to families or solo. Offers pool and parking.

Thank Pamela Boaz B
Management response:

Dear Pamela Boaz B, We thank you for choosing Tilt hotel near Universal studios. We are glad that you liked our oversized rooms and the amenities we provided for your relaxation. We also thank you for recommending us to the visitors and families who are going to be in the area for visiting Universal Studios because of the proximity of...

Acoyapa, Nicaragua
Reviewed 9 December 2016

I stayed at this hotel for 25 days recently and I am rather heartbroken to report that it has no redeeming qualities. I really wanted to like it. My biggest complaint against this place is that my little boy (5) left his wallet under his pillow and they "didn't find it." This means they have dishonest housekeepers. Then there were...

1Thank Roslyn R
Management response:

Thank you for taking the time to complete our online survey regarding your recent stay at our hotel. On behalf of our entire team, I would like to apologize for failing to exceed your expectations. Your satisfaction is important to us and we will be using the feedback you provided to make improvements to ensure we offer an exceptional experience...

Cedar Rapids, Iowa
Reviewed 28 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...

Thank Ding526
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Dear Ding526 We are elated for your positive experience at Tilt hotel during your recent visit. We are happy that you like our amenities and our over sized rooms. We thank you for recognizing our team for making you feel that you are our #1 Priority which in fact is true that all our guests are our Priority # 1....

Lindsay, California
Reviewed 25 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...

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Reviewed 18 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...

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Turlock, California
Reviewed 17 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.

Thank debsocks
Reviewed 27 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.

1Thank Tim B
Maitland, Australia
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...

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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: $210 - $332 (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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“Rooms on north side are nice. Okay view”
 of 5 bubbles pamelaboazb, 24 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Don't Stay Here”
  • Note the cockroach on the molding by the door.
  • Yep, definitely a cockroach.
 of 5 bubbles roslynr727, 8 Dec 2016 | Read review
“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
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