About this listing
Need a place to crash for a couple of nights? This room is perfect for the single light traveler. Private, cozy furnished bedroom with a single bed in beautiful restored Mission style home near Downtown and USC. Also close travel by car to Hollywood, the Beaches, Culver City areas and LAX airport. You share bathroom with one other person.
House has 6 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms. Almost all bedrooms rooms are available for rent. This room and all rooms are available for a monthly sublet situation. Plus other rooms can be added to your stay for family members or friends. Please just ask and that can be all arrange through Airbnb. I also live on the premises.
The area is a historical area known as West Adams and has many large, late 19th century homes. The area was the original "Beverly Hills" for wealth Downtown LA business owners up to the 1930's. Such famous people as Marvin, Gaye, Ray Charles, and Busby Berkeley have lived in the neighborhood. The house from "Six Feet Under" is in the next block.
We just ask you to be respectful of the owners and other guests when using the kitchen, bathrooms, and during the late night. You are given a set of keys to house and you can and go as you please. There are no extra overnight guests without permission from owner.
The city of Los Angeles is VERY spread out. We have decent buses and trains, but it does take time to travel anywhere here because of how spread out the city is. For a bus/train schedule please go to (URL HIDDEN) to see schedules, routes and connections for around the city. There are two bus stops a block away from the house.
Plenty of Free street parking.
I don't watch TV but there is one in the common room but no cable. We have free wireless internet. We also have a pool table which you are welcome to use.
Included in the price there's clean bed linen and towels. However, if you are staying for several days, you might want to bring your own and you wash your own things. You can use the free washing machine/ and dryer.
You're welcome to use the kitchen during the day, which is fully equiped. Has pots and pans, dishes, glassware, silverware. Please clean up after use. You can store items in the fridge and/ or cupboard.
In terms of check in/ out please see our times. You're welcome to drop off your luggage before the check in time and also store your luggage if you're leaving late. Please just ask!
Everyone welcome! Hosted people from Europe, Asia, Africa, Middle East, South America. House is very big, private, quiet. I live in the house as well.
No Smoking in rooms or home (outside on porch ok), no children under 12, no pets, no unauthorized over night guests, no parties, no illegal drugs. Private home, quiet and peaceful, friendly and welcoming.
Hi, I have lived in Los Angeles for 28 years, and I am a theatre producer/director and college professor by trade. I have run the ATTIC Theatre in LA for over 25 years. I have a large house that is near downtown and USC. It is always filled with people from all over the world which makes for lively and interesting conversation. Would love to have you join us during your visit to LA.