The Standard Downtown LA
- Business Center
- Fitness Center
- Swimming Pool
- Free Hi Speed Internet
- Data Ports
- TV In Room
- Hair Dryer
- Air Conditioning
- Electronic Room Keys
- In-House Bar
- Meeting Rooms
- Clothing Iron
- In-House Dining
- Wake Up Service
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- 76%Art & Design Lovers
- 76%Business Travelers
- 71%Luxury Travelers
- 71%Nightlife Lovers
- 51%Spiritual Seekers
Member Reviews (29)
- The Standard Downtown LAOct 19, 2013
Pretty much the only boutique hotel in downtown LA (not counting the Japanese-style small hotels in Little Tokyo), the Standard is a tongue-in-cheek, whimsical crash pad for partiers and business travelers both. The skyline-view rooftop bar is extremely popular, especially for happy hour and on weekends. Rooms are priced by size (XS to XL) and have artsy, mod touches that are way fun.
- The Standard Downtown LANov 28, 2013
The rooftop bar is an evening hang-out for models, wanna-bees and lookie-loos, like me (the latter!) A gorgeous renovation of the modernist building just steps from the downtown library in a neighborhood that's safe to walk into the wee hours. The drinks are creative and expensive, as is the cover cost unless you stay at the hotel. Great urban fun and close to so much.
- The Standard Downtown LAOct 30, 2012
Great deal. Modern hotel, cool room design, beautiful rooftop bar & pool, central location + inexpensive 24/7 valet service. All for the same price as a Best Western. Not bad! Could do without the uppity hipsters manning the concierge though ..
- The Standard Downtown LAOct 13, 2012
This place has an amazing rooftop lounge and bring your trunks if you want to swim. The last time I went for a dip a few weeks ago, the water was murky. They usually charge a $20 cover when the rooftop turns into a lounge with music, but get there in the afternoon or evening and they'll give you a wristband and you can leave and get back in for free!
- The Standard Downtown LASep 14, 2012
Pretentious is the word. Extremely Hollywood / Beverly Hills-type crowd. Shitty overpriced drinks. $20 cover. Douchey C-list celeb / wannabe models-central. That said, the rooftop bar is very nice. Great view, pool, etc. Go very infrequently but go at least once.
- The Standard Downtown LAAug 07, 2012
Awesome bar with silent film playing in the background, can be an older crowd sometimes, very expensive drinks, but all worth it because of the amazing view of downtown la, floating water beds in the water domes! No cover on weekdays and weekends there maybe cover and lines...
- The Standard Downtown LAJul 05, 2012
Room average from $200 and up per night for their basic room (300sq feet). The room is equipped with a queen bed and a glass encased shower. The design of the place is modern with a gray/yellow/white/black color scheme. My design complaint is that the TV is literally on the ground and it's a pain to watch when there's plenty of room on the wall to mount the TV.
When I checked in, the receptionist warned us that they are having a blackout after certain hours. No discount for this inconvenience!
I've stayed at many hotels and there are certain expectation when you're paying more than $200. When I was trying to sleep, all I can hear is my neighbors talking at 2am. You would assume that a hotel as nice as The Standard would have thicker walls. Compensation for this mishap? NO.
Valet parking is $15, self parking is $10...overnight parking is a whole other story. Additional to this parking fee, you'll have pay $18 more if you park overnight after certain amount of hours. It's $2 every 15mins and max for $18. Big boo!
After all the disappointment, I'm giving them a one star only for their comfortable bed, clean sheets, and clean towels. I think this place is a big rip-off and geared for travelers that want to experience hip LA.
- The Standard Downtown LAJul 04, 2012
Not as hip as the sister hotel in Hollywood, The Standard in downtown can hold it's own. There's a cool lobby and lounge where you can shoot some pool if you're inclined. But the real action happen on the outdoor bar / patio deck which looks up to the amazing LA skyscrapers.
Sometimes I feel like I'm in New York being surrounded by the skyscrapers in that way. It's a surreal feeling that you don't normally get in downtown LA.
Dining options at The Standard Downtown LA include a restaurant and a bar/lounge. Room service is available 24 hours a day. Recreational amenities include an outdoor pool and a fitness facility. Spa amenities include beauty services and a hair salon. This 4.0 star property has a business center and offers small meeting rooms, limo/town car service, and audio/visual equipment. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available throughout the hotel. This Los Angeles property has event space consisting of banquet facilities, conference/meeting rooms, and exhibit space. Business services and tour assistance are available. Additional property amenities include a poolside bar, a 24-hour coffee shop/café, ping pong tables, weekend pool parties during summer, and valet parking.
There are 207 guestrooms at The Standard Downtown LA. Beds come with premium bedding. Bathrooms feature designer toiletries, bathrobes, and hair dryers. Partially open bathrooms are available in select guestrooms. In addition to complimentary wireless Internet access, guest rooms offer iPod docking stations. Flat-panel televisions have cable channels, DVD players, and pay movies. Air conditioned rooms also include desks, minibars, blackout drapes/curtains, and electronic/magnetic keys. Guests may request hypo allergenic bedding and wake-up calls. Housekeeping is available.
Notifications and Fees:
The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check in, or check out.
- Valet parking: US$ 30 per night
- Pets: US$ 100 per stay
- Deposit: US$ 150 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.
Fair1209 reviews across the web.
- Guests recommend this hotel for a romantic getaway.
- Guests recommend this hotel for business travelers.
- Ambiance91% enjoyed the friendly atmosphere.
- Location89% enjoyed the nightlife nearby.
- Food82% found the breakfast to be wonderful.
- Service81% found the staff to be very friendly.
- GroundsPool was lovely, according to 77%.
- HotelHotel is nice enough. 75% of guests gave positive comments.