Stay On Main - Los Angeles

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640 South Main Street, Los Angeles, United States, 90014  show map
 2 stars
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Stay On Main - Los Angeles

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

Parking

Paid parking

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour reception

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Restaurant

Cafe

Breakfast room

Shuttle

Paid city shuttle

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Laundry

Self-service laundry

Overview

The stylish 2-star Stay On Main - Los Angeles is a great place to stay in Los Angeles. An example of high-tech architecture, this hotel was opened in 1927 and was fully restored in 2008.

Because of Stay On Main - Los Angeles location in the heart of an entertainment area, it is easy to get to Staples Center, Old Plaza Firehouse and Avila Adobe. The property is set a 20-minute stroll from Los Angeles center.

Guests can visit a gallery and a theater as well as restaurants and nightclubs close by.

Well connected to many sights, Stay On Main - Los Angeles is close to Pershing Square subway station and 8th / San Julian bus station. It takes about 20 minutes to get to Los Angeles International airport by car.

Rooms

Stay On Main - Los Angeles offers 138 guestrooms appointed with television, a ceiling fan, wireless internet, a safe and an iron with ironing board with all the sights of Los Angeles within easy access. Guests can make use of en suite bathrooms with a hairdryer, a shower and a bathtub.

Eat & Drink

The restaurant serves international dishes. The grill bar Mediterranean City Grill is 5 minutes’ walk away.

Services

Guests will benefit from ironing service, room service and laundry.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in public areas for free.

Guest Parking

No parking available.

Year renovated:   2008.  Number of rooms:   138.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in
  • No pets allowed
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Souvenir shop
  • Vending machines
  • Lobby
  • Multilingual staff

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center

Services

  • Paid city shuttle
  • Room service
  • Car rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service

Dining facilities

  • Bed and breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Cafe
  • Bar/ Lounge area

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Business services
  • Computer rental

Children's facilities

  • Babysitting/Child services
  • Game room

Leisure facilities

  • Television in lobby

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Shared bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Bathtub
  • Hair dryer on request
  • Room toiletries

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Radio

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  2 pm

Check-out

  • until  10 am

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 16 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • One child under the age of 1 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • Older children/adults may stay at the price of USD 10 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • Maximum capacity of cribs in a room is 1. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

How to reach hotel

hotel Stay On Main - Los Angeles Los Angeles location
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Hotel Address:

640 South Main Street, Los Angeles, United States, 90014

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City Center
  • Los Angeles
    1.1 km
Airports
  • Los Angeles International (LAX)
    18.8 km
  • Bob Hope (BUR)
    20.1 km
Train Stations
  • Pershing Square (LACMTA station)
    600 m
  • 7th St/Metro Center
    900 m
Underground stations
  • Pershing Square Station
    600 m
  • 7th Street / Metro Center Station
    900 m
  • Bus stop
    100 m
Restaurants
  • Artisan House (cuisine: American)
    80 m
  • Coles (cuisine: American, French)
    120 m
Beaches
  • Santa Monica Bay
    590 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  10 am
  • Year renovated:
    2008
  • Number of rooms:
    138

Rooms and availability

Queen Bed Room Shared Bath
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Room Size: 17 square metres
Bed Size (s): 1 Large double

Single Bed In Male Dormitory Room
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Room Size: 17 square metres
Bed Size (s): 1 Bunk bed

Single Bed In Female Dormitory Room
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Room Size: 17 square metres
Bed Size (s): 1 Bunk bed

Single Bed In Co-ed Dormitory Room
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Room Size: 17 square metres
Bed Size (s): 1 Bunk bed

Twin Bed Room Shared Bath
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Room Size: 17 square metres
Bed Size (s): 2 Single

Queen Bed Room Private Bath
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Room Size: 17 square metres
Bed Size (s): 1 Large double

Twin Bed Room Private Bath
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Room Size: 17 square metres
Bed Size (s): 2 Single

How to reach hotel

hotel Stay On Main - Los Angeles Los Angeles location
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Hotel Address:

640 South Main Street, Los Angeles, United States, 90014

Get directions
City Center
  • Los Angeles
    1.1 km
Airports
  • Los Angeles International (LAX)
    18.8 km
  • Bob Hope (BUR)
    20.1 km
Train Stations
  • Pershing Square (LACMTA station)
    600 m
  • 7th St/Metro Center
    900 m
Underground stations
  • Pershing Square Station
    600 m
  • 7th Street / Metro Center Station
    900 m
  • Bus stop
    100 m
Restaurants
  • Artisan House (cuisine: American)
    80 m
  • Coles (cuisine: American, French)
    120 m
Beaches
  • Santa Monica Bay
    590 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  10 am
  • Year renovated:
    2008
  • Number of rooms:
    138

Stay On Main - Los Angeles Location

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What's nearby

Tourist attractions

  • Los Angeles Central Library - 600 m
  • Angeles Flight Railway - 700 m

Popular areas

  • Los Angeles Jewelry District - 300 m
  • Los Angeles Jewelry District - 300 m
  • LA Fashion District - 500 m
  • Grand Central Market - 700 m
  • Grand Central Market - 700 m

Places of interest

  • The Santee Alley - 700 m

Train stations

  • Pershing Square (LACMTA station) - 500 m
  • 7th St/Metro Center - 800 m

Convention centers

  • California Market Center - 500 m

Sport related

  • Orpheum Theatre - 400 m

Shopping areas

  • Macy's Plaza - 800 m

Museums

  • Arts4 City Youth - 300 m
  • Los Angeles Conservancy - 500 m
  • Dada - 600 m
  • Wells Fargo History Museum - 800 m

Parks

  • Pershing Square Park - 500 m

Halls

  • Las Familias del Pueblo - 200 m
  • EL Gaucho - 500 m
  • Nine Zero Seven Club - 600 m
  • Palms Ballroom - 600 m
  • Galaxy Ballroom - 700 m

Universities, Institutes

  • Chicana Action Svc - 600 m
  • Los Angeles Community Colleges - 800 m

Theaters

  • Orpheum Theatre Los Angeles, California - 400 m

Underground stations

  • Pershing Square Station - 500 m
  • 7th Street / Metro Center Station - 800 m

Local attractions

  • Cathedral of Our Lady of the Angels - 1.6 km
    555 W Temple St, Los Angeles
  • Coca-Cola Building - 1.8 km
    1334 South Central Ave, Los Angeles
  • Union Station - 1.9 km
    800 N Alameda St, Los Angeles
  • El Pueblo de Los Angeles - 1.7 km
    Macy, Alameda, Spring and Arcadia streets, Los Angeles
  • Avila Adobe - 1.8 km
    10 Olvera St, Los Angeles

Near the hotel

  • Fashion District - 510 m
    Los Angeles, CA
  • Bradbury Building - 720 m
    304 S. Broadway at Third Street, Los Angeles
  • Million Dollar Theater - 760 m
    307 South Broadway Avenue, Los Angeles
  • Richard J. Riordan Central Library - 800 m
    630 W. 5th St., Los Angeles
  • Santa Monica Bay - 590 m
    322 Santa Monica Pier, Los Angeles
  • The Santee Alley - 720 m
    210 East Olympic Boulevard #202, Los Angeles
  • Los Angeles Central Library - 800 m
    630 West Fifth, Los Angeles

Restaurants nearby

  • Artisan House - 80 m

    Address: 600 S Main Street

    76% likes this, based on 17 reviews
    Cuisine: American
    Price Range: NZD 43 - NZD 70

  • LA Cafe - 130 m

    Address: 639 S Spring St
    Phone: 213-612-3000

    73% likes this, based on 33 reviews
    Cuisine: American

  • Syrup Desserts - 140 m

    Address: 611 South Spring Street

    74% likes this, based on 27 reviews

  • Coles - 120 m

    Address: 118 E 6th St
    Phone: (213) 622-4090

    53% likes this, based on 23 reviews
    Cuisine: American, French
    Price Range: NZD 0 - NZD 27

  • Green Onion - 140 m

    Address: 145 W 6th St
    Phone: 310 519 0631

    66% likes this, based on 30 reviews

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  10 am
  • Year renovated:
    2008
  • Number of rooms:
    138
Cities nearby
  • Commerce hotels - 10 km
  • Monterey Park hotels - 11 km
  • Glendale hotels - 10 km
  • Alhambra hotels - 12 km
  • South Gate hotels - 11 km
  • West Hollywood hotels - 12 km
  • Maywood hotels - 9 km
  • Huntington Park hotels - 8 km
  • Montebello hotels - 13 km
  • Bell hotels - 10 km

Stay On Main - Los Angeles Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Stay On Main - Los Angeles

Average guest rating

6.4out of 10
Good
Based on 370 reviews

Rating by category:

Location
7.7
Rooms
8.0
Service
9.0
Value
8.3
Dining
6.0

Guest reviews

  • Single
    6.6

    Free Wi-Fi; the Staff member were able to help me setting the laptop and solving my network problems; the hotel is centrally located

    I do not like the fact that there is not a 24 hours of lobby service. If you need something during the night, nobody could help you

  • Group of friends
    7.4

    It was very cheap and the room was clean. The service was good and the employees were nice.

    The bathrooms and the kittchen was verz dirty and there was no plates or forks. The area is kinda dangerouse at night

  • Group of friends
    8.2

    It is very convenient for transportation.

    I disappointed I sometimes could not access to internet even at public space.

  • Family with children
    5.0

    Location.

    The room and the bath room is too small. One of the lifts was broken so it's very inconvenient. No wireless in the room.

  • Single
    4.6

    The newly renovated rooms looks nice but other than that nothing is good.The receptionist was quite helpful

    Shared bathroom, way to small. Stay and Cecil are actually the same building. The wireless internet is crappy.

  • Single
    7.0

    Cleanliness of room

    No internet in rooms and the shared room on the 6th floor was advertised as having internet access and it did not. I could not get my work done! The lobby internet was the only option and that closed at 11:30pm. This is a critical missing link for this hotel's success because our generation lives on the internet. Had I known the 6th floor 24/7 shared common room did not have internet I would have booked a different room. Best case, get internet in the rooms! You will have a blockbuster hotel if you do.

  • Group of friends
    10.0

    The price is very good and it was a cool stay we just enjoyed it very much. Thank you

  • Single
    7.4

    I have been reading other reviews and people are saying that it is a bad area. Well, I have been coming to downtown for over ten years and in the last 5 years they have cleaned up, drastically, Main Street. The street is referred to as Skid Row where all the homeless would sleep on the sidewalks from 2nd to 8th street. But those days are gone and now it is becoming a more hip area with restaurants and art galleries. You will see a few homeless but if you walk at a quick, destined pace you will find nice restaurants and theatres to visit only a few blocks from the Stay hotel. There is so much to do downtown where a 35 cent dash bus can take you. Enjoy!

    Just noticed that they have doubled the price on the rooms...not sure why but $75 for a dorm room!? Are they nuts!???

  • Single
    7.4

    Yeah, the area is not the best, you will have to pay for parking and it's far from lax, but the price cannot be beat. The bus from the westside literally drops you off in front of the hotel, the building is funky and the folks are nice. The place is not too comfortable -- which I find funny. You won't want to sit in the seats too long, there's no view out your window and if there was an air conditioning unit or heating unit in the room I never saw it. Instead there's a fan so don't go in the hottest day in the summer or the coldest day in the winter. Otherwise -- not bad, Best for overnight, two nights are fine, three - four nights and you're still okay, but anything beyond you're probably pressing your luck.

  • Single
    8.8

    I stayed in a dorm room, which was priced more than the usual dorm room, although I was pleasantly surprised to see that I had all the room to myself. It was like paying for a private room, and against the private room rates I definitely got a bargain.

    The room was cold and there is no thermostat in the room. And the city noise outside can become quite loud.

  • Family with children
    3.2

    The hotel is supercheap if comparing with other hotels in downtown Los Angeles.

    Everything smells like insecticide. The breakfast is superpoor. The staff is totally unhelpful. You have to upstairs with your luggage. The hotel is centric but surrounded by homeless' tents.

  • Couple
    8.8

    Great rooms and excellent value for money

    There was a Kitchen with only a Mircowave in it. They hotel would have been perfect if they had a fully Kitchen. And it took us nearly 2 hours to get to the beach

  • Older travelers
    5.4

    Hotel staff are very helpful and the location is very convenient, close to public transport.

    There is no aircon in my room and when I raised this matter to the receptionist, I was told there is no aircon in all the rooms, only ceiling fan. I think, I overlooked this matter when I did the booking. During winter it won't be a problem but during summer ????

  • Single
    7.4

    No hangers in the shared shower room, which also should be cleaned more frequently.

  • Group of friends
    7.4

    modernity, design, free internet, ikea plaids, young people

    hotel staff

How to reach hotel

hotel Stay On Main - Los Angeles Los Angeles location
Show big map »

Hotel Address:

640 South Main Street, Los Angeles, United States, 90014

Get directions
City Center
  • Los Angeles
    1.1 km
Airports
  • Los Angeles International (LAX)
    18.8 km
  • Bob Hope (BUR)
    20.1 km
Train Stations
  • Pershing Square (LACMTA station)
    600 m
  • 7th St/Metro Center
    900 m
Underground stations
  • Pershing Square Station
    600 m
  • 7th Street / Metro Center Station
    900 m
  • Bus stop
    100 m
Restaurants
  • Artisan House (cuisine: American)
    80 m
  • Coles (cuisine: American, French)
    120 m
Beaches
  • Santa Monica Bay
    590 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  10 am
  • Year renovated:
    2008
  • Number of rooms:
    138