Chic Designer Retreat w/Views and Parking Garage
Hosted by Paris
Paris is the host.Paris is a superhost.
5 guests
1 bedroom
2 beds
1 bath
5 guests
1 bedroom
2 beds
1 bath
You won’t be charged yet

My place is in Koreatown so close to Larchmont Village, Downtown LA, Hollywood with DIRECT VIEWS of the Hollywood Sign & Parking nearby. Enjoy our tasteful combination of historic charm, exposed bricks, hard wood floors, modern upgrades with a incredibly tasteful design fit for Vogue Magazine! My place is good for couples, solo adventurers, business travelers, and families (with kids). Don't miss the sunrise or sunset shine down our street lined with those iconic tall palm trees. What a Sight!

The space

Our space is equipped with:
FULL BATHROOM, which includes a bathtub as well as a detachable showerhead, pharmacy cabinet and toilet.
Amenities found in bathroom are towels, shampoo, conditioner, hard soap, liquid soap, cotton, Qtips, toilet paper, spray, mouthwash, lotion, bandaids and headache meds (for the hangovers :)

We also have a vanity for your make-up which doubles as a work desk. We provide extension plugs and wifi for comfortable working space and a laptop riser. We also provide basic office supplies such as pens, tape, scissors etc.

The sheets are luxurious hypoallergenic soft sheets and beds are covered with a variety of pillows to suit every comfort level... some are firm, soft or memory foam.
The closets are all equipped with hangers and blow dryers. You will also find basic cleaning supplies for longer bookings.
The kitchen has a fridge and stove with oven as well as a starbucks coffee/espresso machine with pods. We provide basic items for cooking and eating such pots,pans knives, cutting board etc...We also provide basic ingredients for cooking such as spices, oil, condiments...
Of course wine glasses, flowers and candles for those romantic or relaxing nights!
The tv is 55 inches smart tv, you can hook up your accounts to it but don't forget to log yourself out! there is also 122 channels offered that we provide and wifi as well.
I left an iphone 6 charger and usb plugs as well.

Guest access

There is a building lobby that is equipped with comfortable seating as well as a laundry room in the basements available 24 hours/day.
The laundry cost $1.5 in quarters for each wash and dry.
Feel free to use the available elevator or climb on the fire escape to enjoy stunning views of the Hollywood sign and griffith observatory!

Interaction with guests

If you have any questions during your stay I am usually available a short text away. Do call if it is a late night emergency because I will not hear a text in my sleep :)
Read my reviews I do live up to this! Service is very important to me, and please don't wait til you leave to tell me something was wrong, I insist of fixing anything as soon as I can.

Other things to note

You can see the Hollywood sign from all windows as well as while taking a shower!!
10-15 minutes away from Downtown LA.*
10-15 minutes away from Mid-City (where The Grove is located).*
20 minutes away from Westside.*
(*By car, without traffic. Traffic is bad during rush hour so use Waze to get accurate arrival times.)

There are many restaurants, bars, a 24-hour grocery store, a 24-hour pharmacy, and The Wiltern Theatre all a quick walking distance from the apartment. I can provide a list of recommendations in the area and other favorite places around Los Angeles.


Business travel
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Amenities
Lift
Free parking on premises

Sleeping arrangements
Bedroom 1
1 queen bed
Common spaces
1 queen bed, 1 couch

House Rules
No smoking
Not suitable for pets
No parties or events
Check in is anytime after 3PM
Check out by 11AM
Self check-in with keypad

--UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES ARE YOU TO DISCUSS ANY RESERVATIONS DETAILS WHATSOEVER WITH ANYONE THAT ISN'T ME OR AN AIRBNB REPRESENTATIVE. Anyone especially people in the building, neighbors or anyone!!

-a $200 fee will be charged for smoking in the unit. No exceptions.

-Please refrain from using oils on your body during your stay. It's been very difficult to clean them off the sheets.

-Only use the towels that we have placed out for you- do not use anything we left in the unit beyond that. We are planning on using those for our next turn around. If you use more towels/sheets than left out we will have to charge for additional guests.

-If you encounter any issue during your stay, please do not wait until you check out to let us know. We usually have bookings back to back, it is easier for us to be prepared at all times for our guests.

-Do not clean your make up or make up brushes on our towels or you will be charged $25 per towel.

- Wash your make-up before going to bed, it's good for you and great for our bedding!

-you have to collect all the trash on the trash receptacles left out for you in every room

-Also do not forget to leave the key card, keys, and parking hangtag on the table before leaving. If any of the items are missing, they cost $40 keycard, $120 parking pass and $50 for the set of keys to replace


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50 Reviews

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Nastassja User Profile
October 2017
Paris’ place was very clean, spacious, and most importantly comfortable! She was an amazing host that made sure our stay went as smoothly as possible, and was easy to get in touch with to answer any questions. This was my second time staying here and I would definitely recommend!

Imee User Profile
October 2017
The interior photos of Paris' apartment is true as depicted (beautifully decorated), and she was always accessible whenever we needed her . Thanks, Paris! However, the listing does not specify how dedicated parking is located 3-4 city blocks away from the actual apartment. For someone with physical limitations, it can make it challenging to park, and a deal breaker. Street parking is an option, but very strict with specific time limitations on various days. Since dedicated parking was a bit of a distance, we chose street parking and moved our car early the next morning at 6:30 am. Normandie is a also very busy street, so be prepared to drive carefully and slowly. From the apartment, noise can be heard from your neighbors to the left, right and above the apartment. If you're a light sleeper, this probably isn't the most ideal place for you. The building has an old New York feel, and walkup, so be prepared to walk a few flights up to the apartment. Tip: K-Town is just blocks away. Lyft / UBER from Mid-Wilshire to DTLA is about $20-$25 during peak times. Paris is a nice host, but not sure if this location was ideal for us.

Angela User Profile
September 2017
very good place

Trent User Profile
September 2017
Had a great stay, Paris was able to accommodate an early check in for me which was much appreciated given the circumstances. Great communication and easy directions for check in , once checked in place was very well organized and decorated. Would reccomend! Thanks again.

Charissa User Profile
September 2017
Paris was amazing and I had a great stay!

Shamera User Profile
September 2017
Thank you so much for your amazing customer service from booking to check out. You were extremely accommodating and your place literally felt like home away from home. My only suggestion is more towels ;) I would definitely book with Paris again next time I come to LA ❤️

迎 User Profile
August 2017
The place was just like what shows on the pics, and that's really decorative. Recommend!

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Los Angeles, California, United StatesJoined in January 2014
Paris User ProfileParis is a superhost.
I am a designer, artist as well as a young mother. Could you wish for a better host? One that has the taste for nice things and the warm caring heart of a mother! I will, not leave you without proper towels, pots or even a wine opener. Each home will give you a warm feeling of c…
Languages: English, Español, Français, עברית
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour

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