Kawada Hotel

200 South Hill Street, Los Angeles, California, 90012, United States
#76 of 197 hotels in Los Angeles
Terrible (1.0 out of 5.0) 1 review
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
Based on 150 reviews
Enter dates for best prices
Compare best prices from top travel partners
Booking.com Expedia.com

Value Score

Poor Value

Costs More and Rated Lower than similar hotels

See Hotels with Lower Price

Tags

Budget Travel Study Abroad Backpacking
See Amenities

VERY basic

Terrible (1.0 of 5.0 stars)
by written on July 22, 2007

Back in August 2005 i was in Los Angeles for the first time and as i didnt have lots of money to spend i settled on this place for 3 nights before moving to a hotel in Anaheim for 3 nights. From first impression of the lobby the only way to describe it is to say the whole place has a "Faded 1980's....almost dusty look to it"

Whilst the girl who checked me in was very pleasant and checked me in straight away as i'd just flown direct from Australia and was very tired! The room was a bit of a let down. First of all it wasn't much bigger then a closet and from memory was on the 2nd floor. The bed had ink stains all over it (At least i hope it was ink) but i was too tired to go down and argue and the sheets underneath the bedspread looked clean so i settled. The Tv was ancient and didnt even have a remote! I think i only had about 12 channels. The bathroom was small but had your usual shower and shampoo bottles. My room had a fantastic view of a brick wall.

Later that morning i needed to get some headache tablets and walked out of the hotel only to find i was deep in the heart of the ghetto. The whole location felt really unsafe (And i'm a white male) and i did notice that a lot of the restaurants in the area including McDonalds closed at 5pm!!! Never a good sign! I ended up having to order in (Hotel can provide delivery places) except for one night when the Epicentre Restaurant was open (It's only open at selected times) Metro Station was located across the road and down to the right a bit. I was able to get to Hollywood etc through that. The hotel plug Ventura Tours for most day trips but they did forget to pick me up on one of the tours despite my confirmation no! I'd recommend people stay in Anaheim you can still do all the same tours from there and the Disney Area felt a LOT Safer

I wouldnt return to this hotel.

Unique Quality: None

Directions: Ghetto District

  • Show Prices
  • Show Prices
  • Show Prices
  • Show Prices
  • Show Prices
  • Show Prices
  • Show Prices
  • Show Prices
  • Show Prices
  • Show Prices
  • Show Prices
  • Show Prices
  • Show Prices
  • Show Prices
  • Show Prices
  • Show Prices
  • Show Prices
  • Show Prices
  • Show Prices
  • Show Prices

Nearby Kawada Hotel

Kawada Hotel

We've found that other people looking for this hotel also know it by these names:

  • Kawada Los Angeles

Address: 200 South Hill Street, Los Angeles, California, 90012, United States

Amenities at Kawada Hotel

  • Restaurant
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Room Service
  • Business Services
  • Free High Speed Internet

Los Angeles Travel Forum

Need advice about Los Angeles, California? Visit the Travel Forum for Los Angeles and ask our Answer Gurus.

Latest Los Angeles hotel reviews

DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Los Angeles Downtown
Terrible (1.0 out of 5.0) 1 Review
Clarion Hotel Downtown Los Angeles
Good (3.0 out of 5.0) 1 Review
Hollywood Orchid Suites
Excellent (4.5 out of 5.0) 3 Reviews
Sheraton Los Angeles - Downtown
Very Good (3.5 out of 5.0) 3 Reviews
Sheraton Gateway At Lax
Very Good (3.5 out of 5.0) 6 Reviews
Holiday Inn Express Los Angeles Universal City Cahuenga
Great (4.0 out of 5.0) 1 Review
Royal Century Hotel, Dai-Ichi
Terrible (1.0 out of 5.0) 1 Review
 
Explore Deeper into Los Angeles
Olvera Street
Things to Do
Disneyland
Things to Do
Star's Homes
Things to Do
Griffith Park Observatory
Things to Do
Driving
Warnings and Dangers
Warner Bros Studio Tour
Things to Do
Chinatown
Things to Do
Car Rentals
Warnings and Dangers
East LA
Warnings and Dangers
Super Shuttle
Transportation
Buses
Transportation
Jewelry District
Shopping
Camarillo Premium Outlets
Shopping
Air Quality - Smog
Warnings and Dangers
The Grove
Shopping
Freeways
Transportation
Rodeo Drive
Shopping
Car Rentals
Transportation
LAX
Transportation
Laws - Violations
Warnings and Dangers
Coyotes & Rattlesnakes
Warnings and Dangers
Chinatown
Shopping
Pink's Hot Dog Stand
Restaurants
Citadel Outlets
Shopping
Phillippe the Original Restaurant
Restaurants
Big Blue Bus
Transportation
Spago
Restaurants
Griffith Park
Off The Beaten Path
Hollywood
Off The Beaten Path
Mojave Desert
Off The Beaten Path
Farmer's Market
Restaurants
San Gabriel Mission
Off The Beaten Path
Echo Park
Off The Beaten Path
Venice Beach
Favorites
City Hall
Off The Beaten Path
P.F. Chang's
Restaurants
Hollywood & Highland
Nightlife
Ed Devebic's Diner
Restaurants
Rodeo Drive
Tourist Traps
Miyagi's
Nightlife