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Glasgow
Reviewed yesterday NEW

I never thought I would have the chance to come back to LA or stay in this hotel again but after booking a holiday to Vegas we decided we had to come back to LA for a few days and we chose to return to the Garland as it was a perfect base last time. My only regret is that...

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Garland is simply a gem of a place to stay in LA--or anywhere. Great history, fantastic people--Jen and manager Mario in the hotel's delightful restaurant The Front Yard were among the friendly and professional staff we encountered--and a refreshingly intimate yet chill vibe, perfectly appointed and immaculate rooms with an enchanting late 60's decor, awesome pool, jacuzzi, lobby fireplace......

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Dear Matthew C, Wonderful! We are delighted you had such a wonderful experience with us; highlighted by our staff and The Front Yard restaurant. We appreciate you kind words and hope to welcome you back soon.

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My mother lives in LA and we live in the UK. My mother tried to book this hotel for our stay for 5 nights in LA and actually drove in to the hotel to organize it in person. They only had availability for 4 nights and said we would have to find a different hotel for the 5th night. my...

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Brea, California
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Had a one night get away with my wife at the Garland. We had attended a matinee performance at the Pantages and had dinner in Hollywood and rather than drive all the way home to Orange County stayed the night in near by North Hollywood. The Hotel is located just west of the 101 Fwy and is a stones throw...

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York, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Beaut place, me and my hubby stayed here for the part 1 of our honeymoon!! The hotel is lovely, clean, tidy and well equipped. Could not fault anything inside! The location was abit away from things, we used uber taxi's quite alot to get to the hollywood stars etc. We walked out one night to see what there was nearby...

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London
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

We stayed at the garland for 5 nights whilst celebrating my birthday. Check in was quick and the staff very helpful and polite. We upgraded our room and we're very pleased with it. There is a mini fridge and hairdryer and one of the things I loved about the room was that you had a balcony so could get some...

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Santa Clara, California
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

We stayed at The Garland for several days during our recent visit to Universal. It looks like it might have been a Holiday Inn property or something like that in a past life, but it's been fully remodeled in a charming retro hip style that fits Hollywood perfectly. I would love to come back in the summer to enjoy the...

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Woodcroft, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

The staff were friendly. The free shuttle service was brilliant. Took you to the Metro Station or Universal/ City Walk. The Front Yard restaurant, you do pay more, but they pay their staff above the minimum wage. Highly recommend.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Staff - friendly Hotel - nice Restaurant - beautiful staff great food Pool and bar - brilliant Destination - close to Universal studio/warner brothers studio an a taxi ride 30mins ish to Hollywood sigh an walk of fame Definitely recommend this hotel It was our 1st hotel on our month east / west coast trip

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Dear Steve H, What a honor you made us your #1 hotel during you cross country trip! We appreciate your business and high recommendations. We hope your travels bring you back to Los Angeles and The Garland soon! Safe Travels!

Dallas, Texas, United States
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The room was poorly insulated and I heard traffic and noise from the pool area. The room was small and the coffee pot had to be moved to a different part of the room to plug in. The bathroom was small and difficult to share with someone else. The pool and outdoor areas looked lovely but it was uncommonly cold...

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Dear Debbie W, Thank you for choosing to stay with us. We wish the weather was nicer for you to use our pool area. And although the weather might have been cold, the pool heated year round to a comfortable 82 degrees. We hope you enjoyed your time with us and we made you feel welcomed while being our guest....

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Walk into The Garland and you're instantly transported to a secluded, urban oasis, yet close to all the action and excitement of Universal Studios, Hollywood and LA's best attractions. Nestled within seven tree-shaded acres, this authentic LA experience is complete with a welcoming vibe and modern amenities to keep you plugged in, yet completely relaxed. Our guests enjoy a glittering pool under sunny skies, dining on savory dishes and sipping perfect martinis during sunset. The Garland is setting the standard for 'Retro-cool'. Check in and check it out. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Garland

Address: 4222 Vineland Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 91602-3318 (Formerly Beverly Garland's Holiday Inn)
Region: United States > California > Los Angeles
Price Range: €218 - €361 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Garland 4*
Number of rooms: 257
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Also Known As:
Beverly Garland`s Holiday Hotel Los Angeles
Holiday Inn Beverly Garlands
Holiday Inn Los Angeles
Los Angeles Holiday Inn
Hotel Style:
#5 Luxury Hotel in Los Angeles
#9 Family Hotel in Los Angeles
#11 Green Hotel in Los Angeles
#15 Romantic Hotel in Los Angeles
#33 Business Hotel in Los Angeles
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