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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 January 2013

This is a great hotel and is good value. The kids loved the free munchies and it was walking distance to Hollywood Boulevard. They were very helpful and friendly. We had a two night stay and wished we had made reservations for the iconic Magic Castle adjacent to the complex. We ran out of time.

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2 Thank Tarkyone
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 January 2013

We found the hotel on Expedia but I called the hotel front desk directly and got a better deal! The Hotel staff was friendly and helpful. We had dinner and saw several shows at the Castle. A lot of fun! When we got back to the room after the shows we called down to the front desk and ordered up... More 

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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Reviewed 22 January 2013

We (3 adults) stayed at the magic castle for 5 nights in late January 2013. It will met all of my expectations based on the reviews on TA, it certainly lived up to the hype. My favourite part about the magic castle is that the service is amazing, but not obtrusive. The staff are willing to accommodate any request, and... More 

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sydney
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Reviewed 21 January 2013

We recently stayed at magic castle during our trip to LA. It was the last leg of our trip. I have to say from the minute we walked into the lobby, the fabulous service from staff started. We were greeted with sparkling lemonade and checked in at lightning speed. When we arrived in our room, it was very clean, spacious... More 

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2 Thank Tracey O
Gold Coast, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 188 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 January 2013

Just returned from 6 nights at the Magic Castle Hotel and it once again deserves to be a top hotel in Los Angeles. Since we visited in 2006, they have updated a lot of the rooms and they look fresh with new paint, fixtures and furniture. The staff, as previous, are the envy of any hotel I have visited. You... More 

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Victoria
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11 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 January 2013

Well what can I say that isn't already stated here on this website about this fantastic hotel. Everything positive that is said about this hotel is true! We, a family of five stayed at the Magic Castle in August 2012 at the beginning of our six week trip of the USA. We were greeted warmly by Zee who checked us... More 

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2 Thank jozonic
Melbourne, Australia
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Reviewed 18 January 2013

Just want to share my experience with everyone. Have stayed in lots of places all over the U.S, but found these guys amazing! From the free snacks (candy bars etc) to the "Turn down service" offered to the guests,(no they don't turn down the service,they actually come up to "turn down" the bed sheets and leave a few chocolates on... More 

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3 Thank Paul C
Brisbane, Australia
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Reviewed 15 January 2013

We'd originally planned to stay nearby but that hotel couldn't accomodate us for the entire duration of our trip, so we had decided to give the Magic Castle Hotel a go based on reviews from this website. And it was amazing... We'd arrived a lot earlier than we had anticipated (a unexpectedly easy exit through LAX), several hours before check-in.... More 

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Perth, Australia
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Reviewed 15 January 2013 via mobile

I can see why this hotel gets such great reviews. We have just spent two nights there and the service is fantastic. We came to the hotel after a 31hour flight from Perth, very jet lagged and overawed by everything. The staff took great care of us and helped us plan our first days with some great suggestions and also... More 

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London
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 January 2013

We stayed here for 5 nights to end a trip traveling around the West Coast. We arrived in the early evening and walked here from the metro station. Staff were very welcoming on our arrival and knowing it was out first time to LA, they helped us out with maps and gave us advice on tours etc. We got a... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Refrigerator in room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located just one block from Grauman's Chinese Theatre, Hollywood Walk of Fame, and the Hollywood/Highland Center. We feature mostly very large One-Bedroom Suites. We also have smaller "Single" rooms, which are great for short stays and we have Two-Bedroom suites that sleep up to six people. All suites have a full kitchen, dining area, living room with pull-out sofa, and either one or two private bedrooms. We don't just talk about amazing guest service...we live it. Come and experience a truly unique and independent hotel. Enjoy the complimentary snacks available 24 hours a day, complimentary breakfast, and complimentary WiFi. Turndown service every night, and a newspaper delivered to your door each morning. Also enjoy access to the private club, The Magic Castle. There are age and dress code restrictions, so please ask us about it. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Magic Castle Hotel

Address: 7025 Franklin Avenue, Hollywood, Los Angeles, CA 90028-8603
Region: United States > California > Los Angeles > Central L.A
Price Range: $296 - $442 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Magic Castle Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 40
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Also Known As:
Magic Castle Los Angeles
Hotel Magic Castle
Hotel Style:
#1 Family Hotel in Los Angeles
#2 Romantic Hotel in Los Angeles
#11 Business Hotel in Los Angeles
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“Ask for a ground level room if you don't like stairs as there are no lifts.”
  • Clean and tidy
 of 5 bubbles alexs198, 19 Nov 2016 | Read review
“A ground floor room as there is no elevator. That being said they will help you get your bags to your room”
 of 5 bubbles GraemeH752, 5 Nov 2016 | Read review
“All good, all have balcony surrounding swimming pool”
 of 5 bubbles sirjoker, 2 Nov 2016 | Read review
“There are no lifts so a ground floor room is best if you have trouble with stairs.”
 of 5 bubbles waynec21, 31 Oct 2016 | Read review
“you will have to navigate some stairs so choose wisely if thats an issue. Some have terraces”
 of 5 bubbles kathyrich, 21 Oct 2016 | Read review
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