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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good18%
  • Average16%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible5%
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“full kitchen”(14 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
Pets Allowed
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
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3 Star Hotel
The Charlie provides exclusive luxurious accommodations to a worldwide clientele, whilst preserving the natural and historical beauty of the property's grounds. The landmark upon which The Charlie resides today was first built & established in 1924 by the Ruth Gordon family. Word has it...
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819 N Sweetzer Ave, West Hollywood, CA 90069-5407
12.7 km to Bob Hope Airport
19 restaurants are within a 0.5 km radius
3.3 km from Hollywood
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I recently reserved accommodations at The Charlie Hotel in West Hollywood for my sister on her birthday and her best friend. They were enchanted by The Ruth, a beautiful, immaculate two-story one bedroom with classic furniture, private patio, and lush flower garden and outdoor fireplace...More

Thank Ben C
Response from Marina B, Manager at The CharlieResponded 3 days ago

Dear Ben, We are full of joy with your amazing review and the detail behind the great stay you had. Thank you so much for expressing the true magical accommodations and location the hotel has to offer. Our team truly strives to make every guest...More

Reviewed 18 April 2018

I had heard of the Charlie from friends, but never really pursued staying there opting for the larger hotels on Hollywood Blvd. Now on future trips I won't stay anywhere else! This quiet, charming little group of bungalows instantly threw me back to the Golden...More

Thank Shelby P
Response from Marina B, Manager at The CharlieResponded 21 April 2018

Dear Shelby, Thank you for your stay with us at The Charlie Hotel and for your wonderful review!!! We are thrilled you found our hotel through friends and enjoyed the history it has to offer. We strive to keep this historic property in top shape...More

Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

The Charlie is a hidden treasure in West Hollywood! Our Tutor style bungalow was lovely! The downstairs had a complete kitchen, dining table by window overlooking garden, half bath, and comfortable sitting room. The master bedroom was upstairs w a nice, full bath. The room...More

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Response from Marina B, Manager at The CharlieResponded 21 April 2018

Dear Kim, Thank you for your recent stay with us at The Charlie and for your wonderful review! We are thrilled you loved the Marilyn bungalow! Our suite layouts and equipped kitchens are designed to make you feel right at home so we are very...More

Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

Nice historic setting and location but basic unit details and guest comfort are not high priority. My first morning I tried to boil an egg and the handle of the only saucepan fell off when I lifted it (full of boiling water) from the stove....More

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Response from Marina B, Manager at The CharlieResponded 21 April 2018

Dean Fleurphoto, Thank you for your recent stay at The Charlie Hotel, we are always happy to hear you enjoyed the history and location! We appreciate the feedback, I can assure you our hotel's top priority is our guest comfort. Sorry to hear about the...More

Reviewed 29 March 2018

wonderful little units with one or two bedrooms in a great garden very well kept. Very comfortable. Parking ( very expensive) . A front desk extremely disagreeable, some times. But its such a nice and peaceful place to stay that you have to accept these...More

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Response from Masha T, Manager at The CharlieResponded 31 March 2018

Dear teocauro, Thank you for your stay with us and for your feedback! We are glad to hear you enjoyed your stay and found the grounds to be well-maintained and your suite to be comfortable. Parking for one vehicle is complimentary for guests booking directly...More

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Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Self-Serve Laundry
Laundry Service
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Price range
US$301 - US$635 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Price range
US$301 - US$635 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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