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Calgary, Canada
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13 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 July 2016

I have now stayed at Palihotel four times and it is always consistent and enjoyable. I like this location because you can actually get out and walk in LA. (Unheard of really..) It is located on Melrose and Fairfax and there are great bars, restaurants and stores all within easy walking distance. The parking for the car is easy and... More 

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PalihouseManagement, Manager at Palihotel, responded to this review

Dear Calgaryguys, You rock! We love having you stay with us, as an expat myself I totally agree with you about walking the location! There are so many amazing chic shops and restaurants. Next time you stay with us try downloading our Palifornia app and it will give you our insider tips and local’s knowledge of some of our favorite... More 

Burlington, North Carolina
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88 reviews
19 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 July 2016

Hotel was very convenient to the West Hollywood area. Shopping, dinning and nightlife all within walking distance. Hotel staff was very helpful and parking was on site. Coffee in room with a small fridge. Bathroom was very nice and spacious. This was one of three Palihotels in the area. Starbucks within walking distance.

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Thank Taylor W
PalihouseManagement, Manager at Palihotel, responded to this review

Hi Taylor W, Thank you for your 4 star review. We appreciate the kind words and thanks for mentioning our sister properties (Palihouse West Hollywood and Palihouse Santa Monica). Next time you stay with us try downloading our Palifornia app and it will give you a local’s knowledge of some of our favorite shops and restaurants in your local vicinity!... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

We had a great stay at the Palihotel! If you truly want a unique experience, stay here! If you don't eat at Hart and Hunter, you will be missing out on one hell of a dining experience. Food and service were spot on. I highly encourage a stay at this property if you want a low key and fun LA... More 

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PalihouseManagement, Manager at Palihotel, responded to this review

Dear Tom B, Thanks for the 5-star review! We love when our guests appreciate our unique style and the experience that comes with staying with us. We are also thrilled to hear you love The Hart and the Hunter! Next time you are in town, check out the new Mardi Restaurant at our big sister hotel, Palihouse West Hollywood. It's... More 

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12 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 June 2016

Stayed two nights in the middle of LA County's heatwave, and loved this place. Parking on site, and friendly, easy check-in. Good location, within walking distance of restaurants, and right on a main public transport route. Room was quirky, and eschews many of the unnecessary 'extras' of regular hotels, whilst still providing them for the few people who still want... More 

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PalihouseManagement, Manager at Palihotel, responded to this review

Dear Ally Y, I appreciate the 5 star review of your fabulous experience at Palihotel. I will share your kind comments with our team and I will thank them for making your experience memorable. We look forward to having you back on your next visit to Los Angeles. Cheers, Hugo Barba | Director of Operations More 

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9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 June 2016 via mobile

Stayed at Palihotel on Melrose for 3 nights, and it was a pleasant stay, the room was clean and had a great look. The thin walls weren't an issue for us. Good location, walking distance from The Grove. Staff-wise, the gentleman who checked us in was really lovely and very helpful, some of the other staff seemed a little disinterested... More 

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PalihouseManagement, Manager at Palihotel, responded to this review

Dear Bek S, I agree we are a COOL hotel! I appreciate all of your great comments about the hotel and staff. I am surprised with your comments about our restaurant the Hart and the Hunter, but I will review with the leadership team. We hope to have you back on your next trip to Los Angeles. Cheers, Hugo Barba... More 

Placida, Florida
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7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 May 2016

If you like a hotel with twin beds, a dirty shower, useless lighting and a sense of "weirdness" than this is your place. When checked in I realized we had twin and I mean twin as in when you were a kid beds.

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PalihouseManagement, Manager at Palihotel, responded to this review

Dear newton2016, We all due respect, your review is a bit of a joke. I recognize we are not for everyone but you booked into a Double Room which clearly states has two twin beds. We are sorry you lack an appreciation for unique design. And if you read our reviews, we have very high cleanliness rating. Perhaps a cookie... More 

Napa, California
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28 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 May 2016

Palihotel was a one disappointment after another. The halls and our room were just way too DARK. The lack of lighting throughout the property is exacerbated by the dark green walls. Our room was also very small and very HOT, and as others have noted you can't adjust your own thermostat. The $22 parking is in an unsecured garage down... More 

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PalihouseManagement, Manager at Palihotel, responded to this review

Dear Ikimashyo, I am saddened to read about your disappointment with Palihotel. I am glad Paulina provided assistance with the Wi-Fi. I will be sure to thank her for providing assistance. Although Palihotel was not to your liking, I recommend our sister hotel, Palihouse West Hollywood, for your future stays. Cheers, Hugo Barba | Director of Operations More 

Ann Arbor, Michigan
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviewed 28 April 2016

I am not a frequent visitor to LA, and I needed accommodations near the Matrix Theatre on Melrose....and voila! Pali-Hotel was superb. Paulina at the front desk was amazing in every way - so helpful, gracious and sweet. My queen room was just fine, even though the dark green lacquered walls were a bit much...and the hotel is pretty much... More 

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PalihouseManagement, Manager at Palihotel, responded to this review

Dear Priscilla F, Thank you for your 5-star review! I have personally thanked Paulina for making your Pali experience memorable. I will also give kudos to the chef for making the granola so delicious. We hope you will send all of your friends to stay with us when they travel to Los Angeles! Cheers, Hugo Barba | Director of Operations More 

Sydney, Australia
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93 reviews
31 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 April 2016

I liked the look of the decor and wanted to like this hotel but in the end it was more like a highly decorated average motel. Once a hostel they didn't upgrade the paper thin walls so even a tv turned on next door would wake you up but perhaps you were already up in the middle of the night... More 

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Thank Kim B
PalihouseManagement, Manager at Palihotel, responded to this review

Dear Kim B, I am surprised with your comments as many of our guests have an appreciation for our unique design. We understand we are not for everyone, but thanks for giving us a shot. If you change your mind, we would be happy to welcome you back. Cheers, Hugo Barba | Director of Operations More 

London
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39 reviews
27 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 April 2016 via mobile

Basically a designer motel but that doesn't matter. The location is perfect for all of West Hollywood's best shops, bars & restaurants. Breaky opening hours were a bit of a stretch for us Brits early risers with jet lag but other places nearby. A bit noisy in the early hours but if you're out partying that's probably you!

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PalihouseManagement, Manager at Palihotel, responded to this review

Dear LondonItchyFeet, Thank you for staying with us during your trip to Los Angeles. I hope you were able to enjoy all of the nearby attractions. I apologize for the noise; we do have a high energy environment on Melrose. We would also like to suggest trying our 'big sister' hotel Palihouse West Hollywood on your next trip! Cheers, Hugo... More 

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  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
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  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff

Additional Information about Palihotel

Address: 7950 Melrose Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90046
Region: United States > California > Los Angeles > Central L.A
Price Range: ₹ 12,448 - ₹ 17,509 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Palihotel 3*
Number of rooms: 32
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“stay away from the restaurant/front desk and street level”
 of 5 bubbles luluriz, 2 Nov 2016 | Read review
“away from Melrose”
 of 5 bubbles RonWamberal, 30 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Try to stay on 2nd floor up and the 1st floor is a little noisy from the bar/restaurant.”
 of 5 bubbles michelleb247, 3 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Room 200 with balcony”
 of 5 bubbles 159peggy, 24 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Rooms that face the street are not meant for light sleepers.”
 of 5 bubbles lynnlangit, 26 Jul 2016 | Read review
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