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Hollywood Inn Express South

2-star2 stars
141 N Alvarado St., Los Angeles, CA, 90026, United States of America

Motel with outdoor pool, near Echo Park
  • Free WiFi and free parking
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  • Great value hotel with large rooms and location close to the city. Very happy and can…Feb. 3, 2020
  • Wifi unusable, bath purposely disabled, one thin blanket for the bed and no extra…Dec. 17, 2019

Hollywood Inn Express South

from A$120
  • Standard Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking
  • Standard Double Room, 2 Double Beds - Non Smoking
  • Standard Room, Three Queens, Non-Smoking
  • Standard Double Room, 2 Double Beds, Non Smoking

What’s around Hollywood Inn Express South


  • In Downtown Los Angeles
  • Echo Park - 15 min walk
  • Walt Disney Concert Hall - 33 min walk
  • Melrose Avenue - 37 min walk
  • Los Angeles Convention Center - 40 min walk
  • Microsoft Theater - 40 min walk
  • L.A. Live - 40 min walk
  • Staples Center - 41 min walk

Getting around

  • Los Angeles Intl. Airport (LAX) - 27 min drive
  • Bob Hope Airport (BUR) - 24 min drive
  • Hawthorne, CA (HHR-Hawthorne Municipal) - 21 min drive
  • Van Nuys, CA (VNY) - 24 min drive
  • Long Beach Municipal Airport (LGB) - 29 min drive
  • Glendale Transportation Center - 7 min drive
  • Glendale Station - 7 min drive
  • Los Angeles Union Station - 7 min drive
  • Westlake - MacArthur Park Station - 18 min walk

At a glance

Key facts


  • 74 rooms
  • Arranged over 2 floors


  • Check-in time 2 PM-10:30 PM
  • Check-out time is 11 AM
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card required for incidental charges

  • Government-issued photo ID may be required

Travelling with others


  • One child stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding

  • No cribs (infant beds)


  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)


  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in public areas

  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in rooms



  • Free self parking on site (limited)

Payment types at the property

  • Cash

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

At the motel

Things to do
  • Outdoor pool
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Multilingual staff
  • Number of buildings/towers - 2
  • ATM/banking
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
Languages Spoken
  • English

In the room

Home comforts
  • Air conditioning
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
Sleep well
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • LED TV
  • Premium TV channels
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Free long-distance calls
Food and drink
  • Fridge
  • Daily housekeeping

Hollywood Inn Express South’s small print

Also known as

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Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

This property does not have elevators.

Guests can rest easy knowing there's a first aid kit on site.

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property, and commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions; masks are required in public areas.

The property affirms that it adheres to the SafeStay (AHLA - USA) sanitization guidelines.

The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

Optional extras

Credit card charges are subject to an extra charge of 5 percent

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

FAQs for Hollywood Inn Express South

  • Does Hollywood Inn Express South offer free cancellation for a full refund?
    Yes, Hollywood Inn Express South does have fully refundable rooms available to book on our site, which can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
  • What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at Hollywood Inn Express South?
    This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, social distancing measures are in place and staff wear personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
  • Is parking offered on site at Hollywood Inn Express South?
    Yes, there's free self parking. Parking spots may be limited.
  • Is there a pool at Hollywood Inn Express South?
    Yes, there's an outdoor pool.
  • Are pets allowed at Hollywood Inn Express South?
    Sorry, pets aren't allowed, but service animals are welcome.
  • What are the check-in and check-out times at Hollywood Inn Express South?
    You can check in from 2 PM to 10:30 PM. Check-out time is 11 AM.
  • Are there restaurants at or near Hollywood Inn Express South?
    Yes. Nearby restaurants include El Pollo Loco (3-min walk), Gigi's Bakery & Cafe (5-min walk), and Original Tommy's (10-min walk).

Recent reviews

Good 7.2 From 758 reviews

Exceptional 10.0
First night in the US
Great spot for a first night in LA before going on our road trip. Good sized room with 3 large beds. Bathroom is a little small but does the job.
Mark, au1 night family trip
Good 6.0
Free parking
The free parking was good. It was generally OK and a 27 min walk to Dodger stadium.
K N, au1 night trip
Exceptional 10.0
Excellent Choice
Love the View, the room and the value! Room is super big, spacious and clean. Beautiful view of downtown from my room. My two boys and I were very comfortable during our stay and I definitely recommend this Hotel
Stephanie, us6 night family trip
Good 6.0
No room service during Covid. The only way to get fresh towels was to flag down a service member (outside in the corridor) during pre-specified times posted in the lobby. My family and I were out and about during those times and so we kept our trash and dirty towels during our 3 night stay. Towels looked a bit worn out and dirty. Not what I remember this place to be. Definitely not returning. Oh and parking is a nightmare due to small parking lot (one car per room).
Ingrid, us3 night family trip
Good 6.0
Bad pillow smell
The pillows where smelling like feet 😩 we had to throw them all to the side and lay on the bed with no pillows because of had bad they smelt
Ana, us1 night trip with friends
Very good 8.0
Checking in at the last minute
Upon my checking, my room I wasn’t ready until an hour later. I stayed for 3 nights and never got new towels nor room service. I had to ask for towels at the front desk. But other than that my stay was great. The room was great and spacious.
Dulce, us2 night family trip
Very good 8.0
It was very clean nice an quiet, room didn't have face towels an they did clean our room for 2nd night, asked for towels at front desk said they bring them, but still had to go get them ourselves but other than that nice hotel.
Leslie, us1 night family trip
Exceptional 10.0
Great Customer Service
I had a nice stay here. It was very clean. The downtown view is amazing. Great customer service. They go above and beyond to meet your needs.The beds are comfortable. Not noisy at all, no thin walls. I would stay here again.
David, us1 night business trip
Very good 8.0
Guest service was nice. there was enough room for the 5 of us. Loved the duel sink. and was 6 miles from Universal Studios. it was perfect for us
Regina, us1 night family trip
Very good 8.0
Great cheaper option in Los Angeles
Everything as expected. Great cheaper option. Service was good and room was clean. Only disappointment was parking. Seems like the parking lot's capacity is less than the motel's. You may have to park in some unofficial spot making the thoroughfare really tight. Single entrance contributes to car clogs.
us3 night trip with friends

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