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BEST WESTERN PLUS Dragon Gate Inn

818 N Hill Street, Los Angeles, CA 90012-2395
Phone: 213/617-3077   |   Fax: 213/680-3753   |   52 Rooms   |   Online Reservations

Welcome to BEST WESTERN PLUS Dragon Gate Inn!

The Staples Sports Arena is just a short drive away from our Los Angeles hotel, making it easy to catch a game, concert or special performance.

When you are staying in downtown, the whole city is just steps away. Our Los Angeles hotel is near the Amtrak Union Station, so guests can opt for public transportation as their vehicle of choice. The Los Angeles Convention Center is also a few minutes away, and many business travelers stay with us while they are in town for an event or tradeshow.

L.A. Live and Hollywood are in the neighborhood, making it simple for our Los Angeles hotel guests to make the most of their trip. The Lakers, Clippers, Kings and Dodgers all play their home games nearby, and catching one of them is an exciting addition to any vacation. We are centrally located to Universal Studios, too, which is nearly required for adventure lovers and traveling families.

The Hollywood Bowl, Nokia Theatre, and Kodak Theatre are also close to our Los Angeles hotel. When planning your trip, make sure to check off the Music Center, Ahmanson, Disney Concert Hall and MOCA, too. Many of our guests are Dorothy Chandler fans, and will want to make that part of their trip as well. There is no shortage of things to do nearby, whether it is shopping on Rodeo Drive or visiting the beaches.

If you are staying at our Los Angeles hotel on business, rest assured that you won't have to handle the famous traffic, because you will be close to everything. Some of our regular guests work with USC Hospital or the superior court, federal court or local court. We also welcome many business travelers to the financial or fashion district, and federal and state buildings bring civil servants to the area.

Book today and save on your room at BEST WESTERN PLUS Dragon Gate Inn! Enjoy your stay.

 

Hotel Amenities & Services

  • Restaurant onsite
  • Complimentary continental breakfast, waffles, bagels, croissants, cereal, fruit, coffee, tea, juice
  • 100% non-smoking in guest rooms
  • Complimentary Coffee House
  • Pharmacy
  • Business Center, 24-hours
  • Concierge
  • Barber/beauty shop
  • Sightseeing tours
  • United States Post Office on property
  • Safe deposit box
  • Elevator
  • Express check in
  • Express check out
  • Baggage hold
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Multilingual staff
  • Ice/vending machines
  • Paid parking, nominal fee
  • Photocopy services
  • Exterior corridor
  • Garage parking, nominal fee
  • High-speed Internet access

BEST WESTERN PLUS Dragon Gate Inn

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Conveniently located, the best western plus dragon gate inn in Los Angeles, California is shown on the map. Detailed driving directions from popular points or nearby cities are listed below. For those with GPS, here you go:

Longitude: 34.063485  /  Latitude: -118.239085

 

Driving Directions to Hotel

 

From: Highway 110. Exit on Hill Street. Continue on Hill Street and the BEST WESTERN PLUS Dragon Gate Inn is on left side of the street.

From: Los Angeles International Airport. Take Highway 105 East to Highway 110 North, exit Hill Street to the BEST WESTERN PLUS Dragon Gate Inn.

From: San Francisco International Airport. Take Highway 5 South to 110 South, exit Hill Street from San Diego, take Highway 5 North to Highway 101 North to Highway 110 North, and exit Hill Street to the BEST WESTERN PLUS Dragon Gate Inn.

From: Arizona or Nevada. Take Highway 10 West to Highway 101 North to Highway 110 North, exit Hill Street to the BEST WESTERN PLUS Dragon Gate Inn.

BEST WESTERN PLUS Dragon Gate Inn

We care about the quality of your stay with us. Below are nearby attractions, shopping and restaurants that are popular with our guests. Listed locations are nearby with approximate distance listed where available.

Most Popular Area Attractions

Dodger Stadium

Dodger Stadium

Dodger Stadium in Chavez Ravine

Also known as Chavez Ravine, Dodger Stadium was opened in 1962, and is the third oldest park in Major League Baseball.

Home to the Los Angeles Dodgers since opening day, the stadium neighbors downtown Los Angeles, and is the largest ballpark in terms of seating capacity – coming in at 56,000 seats.

Dodger Stadium is used for large concerts and movie sets, along with baseball games for the people of Los Angeles. Enjoy your time at Dodger Stadium, one of the premier Major League Baseball venues. The MLB season begins its regular season in early April – buy your tickets now. 

Griffith Observatory

Griffith Observatory

North Entrance of the Griffith Observatory

Opened in 1935, the Griffith Observatory is set on the slopes of Mount Hollywood, overlooking downtown Los Angeles, Hollywood, and the Pacific Ocean.

The southern California facility invites visitors to immerse themselves in a wide variety of space and science-related displays.

Exhibits like the Big Picture and attractions like Leonard Nimoy Event Horizon Theater and Samuel Oschin Planetarium Theater thrill guests young and old.

Overseen by celebrity chef Wolfgang Puck, the Café at the End of the Universe is open daily inside the observatory.

 

Hollywood Starline Tours

Cruise through the Hollywood Hills in hopes of catching a glimpse of your favorite stars. Hollywood Starline Tours has been providing tours of the Los Angeles and Hollywood area since 1935. Enjoy a Movie Star Homes Tour, a Grand City Tour of LA or tour one of the area's popular attractions.

Universal Studios, Disneyland or Sea World are great choices. Starline Tours makes touring Los Angeles easy with convenient pick-up and drop-off locations.

The Hop-On, Hop-Off Double Decker City Tour is one of the most popular tours. Enjoy touring from the open-air, vintage buses from England, at over 50 stops. Enjoy a fun day traveling throughout the city. Bring your camera to capture the wonderful sights along the tour.

Paley Center for Media

By Gary Minnaert (Minnaert)) (Own work) [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons

The Paley Center

California offers a diverse landscape of attractions. Visit the Los Angeles area soon and check out the Paley Center for Media. You'll find it in the Beverley Hills area, not far from downtown Los Angeles. You'll have an opportunity to view footage and listen to recordings of more than 75,000 programs.

Choose from a catalog of programs to select four audio or visual recordings to listen to and watch, all at the same time.

The Museum of Television & Radio was founded in 1975, and in 2007 was re-named to the Paley Center for Media in an effort to include emerging forms of digital media. There is also a location in New York City.

Staples Center

Those looking for a fun night out in the Los Angeles area, have a variety of options. Make your way to the Staples Center in downtown Los Angeles for a sporting event or your favorite entertainer. The center is home to four professional sports franchises: the Los Angeles Clippers and Los Angeles Lakers – NBA, the Los Angeles Kings – NHL, and the Los Angeles Sparks – WNBA.

Since 1999, this multi-purpose center has hosted numerous high-profile events and concerts. On average, the center has hosted more than 250 events a year, including eleven Grammy Awards Shows, World Figure Skating Championships, the X Games competitions and the 2000 Democratic National Convention. This impressive 950,000 square foot center has been awarded the Pollstar-CIC Arena of the Year award. 

UCLA

The University of California, Los Angeles, better known as UCLA, is set within the Westwood neighborhood of the Los Angles Metro area. Established in 1919, UCLA is a public university, and was founded as the southern branch of the University of California. UCLA and USC are traditional rivals in sports, due to their close proximity.

The UCLA Bruins sports teams compete within the Pac-12 Conference, and have won multiple championships in sports like basketball and men's volleyball. Visitors from nearby cities like Glendora, Los Alamitos, and Pasadena always make time for the the exciting action of college football at the Rose Bowl, home stadium for the UCLA Bruins.

University of Southern California

One of the major colleges in the state, the University of Southern California is found in sunny Los Angeles. It's one of southern California's largest private universities. Sprawled across a campus of over 300 acres, and offering a wide variety of undergraduate and graduate degrees, USC is nationally known as a top school.

Visitors from as nearby as Anaheim, and Long Beach enjoy the charming feel of the campus, and the excitement of the college game day experience during the fall when the USC Trojans football team plays.

Sports are a major draw at USC, but nearby sights like the Museum of Tolerance, or the Mount Wilson Observatory bring droves of visitors from cities all over California, and even from other states. Plan a visit to USC during the spring when the Trojan baseball team plays all their home games at Dedeaux Field.

More Area Attractions & Services

  • 1 mile(s) from Fashion District and Jewelry
  • 2 mile(s) from LA Live & Grammy Museum
  • 6 mile(s) from Universal Studios® Hollywood
  • 6 mile(s) from Hollywood
  • 6 mile(s) from Sunset Strip and Mann's Chinese Theater
  • 8 mile(s) from Pasadena Old Town Rose Bowl
  • 10 mile(s) from Beverly Hills and the stars
  • 15 mile(s) from Santa Monica Beach
  • 15 mile(s) from Burbank
  • 25 mile(s) from Disneyland® Park
  • 25 mile(s) from Knotts® Berry Farm
  • 30 mile(s) from Six Flags® Magic Mountain

Distances to Popular Points of Interest

  • 8 mile(s) from Pasadena
  • 10 mile(s) from Beverly Hills
  • 15 mile(s) from Santa Monica
  • 15 mile(s) from Burbank
  • 25 mile(s) from Anaheim
  • 0.3 mile(s) from courthouses
  • 0.3 mile(s) from Federal and State Buildings
  • 2.5 mile(s) from Los Angeles Convention Center

Local Area Recreation Opportunities

  • Sightseeing tours
  • 1 mile(s) from Dodger Stadium
  • 2 mile(s) from Staples Arena
  • 4 mile(s) from Los Angeles Coliseum

Nearby Restaurants

  • Hill Street Cafe, on premises
  • .2 mile(s) from Chinatown, Chinese, There are over 90 Chinese restaurants. Featuring all the different ethnic foods of China such as Mandarin, Cantonese, Szchewan, Hunan and many more
  • .2 mile(s) from Downtown Los Angeles, a wide variety of Intercontinental Cuisine to make any city envious.
  • .5 mile(s) from Olvera St., Mexican, If Mexican food is what you like, ave an authentic Mexican dinner while being serenaded at your table.
  • 1 mile(s) from Little Tokyo , You can unwind by having sushi, sake and participating in Karaoke. Little Tokyo offers a taste of Japan without leaving the country.

BEST WESTERN PLUS Dragon Gate Inn

Enjoy your stay with us even more by checking out some of the most popular area points of interest and local area events happening in or near Los Angeles. Chase the links to explore the local region even more.

Local Events Worth Considering:

May 2015

May 14 - November 19, 2015
Playhouse District Block Party

Pasadena's Playhouse District transforms regular Thursday evenings into a charming night of food and music throughout the year.
 

June 2015

June 22 - August 27, 2015
Moonlight Movies on the Beach

Held on select dates from June till August, Alfredo's Beach Club in Long Beach showcases family-friendly films on a giant inflatable screen. Bring your own beach chairs.

August 2015

August 15 - 16, 2015
Long Beach Sand Sculpture Contest

Enjoy live music, arts & crafts, food, and one of the oldest sand castle contests in the USA.
 

August 2015

August 8, 2015
LA Weekly Burger Festival

Experience some of the best burgers in Los Angeles with this Santa Monica Pier festival.

August 22 - 23, 2015
FYF Fest

Music's hottest acts come for a two-day bloc party at the LA Sports Arena & Exposition Park.

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