the closet, fridge and drapes in front of the patio windowDining room with piano
E-Z to UCLA-USC Best Area and value in LA.
Hosted by Alayha
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1 guest
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 bath
1 guest
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 bath
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Our location is great for many reasons. First of all this room is priced lower than a hostel which one would share with four people. It is a private room that is separated by a floor to ceiling heavy drapery. We have a good public transportation system. It is easy to get to UCLA, USC, Santa Monica, Venice beaches. Century City, Beverly Hills. A high walk score. There are shops, restaurants, theaters & stores nearby. The environment is friendly and quiet and we strive to help guests feel at home.

The space

Please read the description for more important information. This is a nice, room with a large West facing sliding glass door that opens onto a patio. The room is fully furnished and includes a twin bed, a desk, a small refrigerator and a Ikea wardrobe, a free standing shelf for groceries and other items. The room is private however there is NOT a conventional door and wall. The room is separated by a floor to ceiling heavy curtain. There is also large furniture
(a bookcase and an enclosed computer desk) in the living room which creates a more wall like structure. We supply shampoo, soap, towels, fresh linens for the bed upon your arrival. We accept long term guests. There is only one bed in this room. We do not provide housekeeping service, therefore linens, towels, cleaning the room are your responsibility, after your arrival. The price value of this room is lower than most of the hostels in the area where the person does not have the privacy of this room.
We supply shampoo, soap, towels, fresh linens for the bed upon your arrival. For long term guests the linens, towels and other items are to be washed or replenished by you during your stay.. We do not provide any housekeeping services. This means that each guests picks up their personal items from the bathroom and cleans up after their use. As a courtesy if other guests or ourselves are at home, please let us know if you are using the bathroom for an extended period. Access to the kitchen is LIMITED and to be arranged prior to your stay. If you do use the kitchen, Please wash and put away your dishes immediately after each use. Any spills on the counters and floors need to be cleaned up right after your use. We have a vacuum, brooms, mop and cleaning supplies. There is a shared bathroom with an area for your toiletries, we ask that you leave your towels in your bedroom and keep the tub area clear. There is a dining area off of the kitchen and a sitting area with a piano. If you play please use headphones.
Our apartment is in a great centrally located area of Los Angeles. Our neighborhood is very safe, with street parking. The apartment is close to the 10 & 405 fwy with lots of bus routes and 3 streets to the Expo Line Metro Train.
You can walk to shops, markets and restaurants. There is also a small park down the street with a playground, basketball court, picnic tables, barbecues and big trees. On Sunday there is a Farmers Market within a minute walk, where you can get fresh produce.
We are friendly easy going people and the environment is peaceful and quiet. We do not take any smokers or pets.
We are looking forward to hosting you! Our reviews show we are helpful to our guests and wish to make their stay a great one.There is a shared bathroom with an area for your toiletries.

Guest access

Our apartment is the third apartment building off of National Blvd. on the west side of the street. (see picture of outside of building). We are the last apartment upstairs. Upon arrival please come down the walkway and go upstairs.
We will show you what is available for your use. Please do not have your personal mail sent to our address it may be sent back or not delivered. You can use general delivery at the post office on Motor ave. zip code 90034. Please ask before using our personal items or food. The refrigerator in your room is the only space in the apartment for you to leave your food. Please keep all personal items, shoes, clothing, and towels in your (URL HIDDEN) a courtesy if other guests or ourselves are at home, please let us know if you are using the bathroom for an extended period. The same applies to the kitchen area. Please wash and put away your dishes and any spills on the counters and floors. We have a vacuum, brooms, mop and cleaning supplies.

Interaction with guests

Our experience has been that some guests are busy and want their privacy, which is understandable. It is perfectly acceptable to let us know that this may be your situation. Other guests like the family feeling of sharing meals and participating in activities with us. Depending on our schedule sometimes this gives us an opportunity to make new friendships. If this is something you would like please let us know, also. Either way we are here to be of support and appreciate open positive communication.


Amenities
Kitchen
Wireless Internet
Dryer
Hangers

Sleeping arrangements
Bedroom 1
1 single bed

House Rules
No smoking
Not suitable for pets
No parties or events
Not safe or suitable for children (0-12 years)
Check in is anytime after 3PM
Check out by 10AM

We DO NOT allow additional guests that are not registered with Airbnb on the premises.
We provide clean linens, towels, shampoo, soap and a very clean room upon your arrival. We do not provide any housekeeping services. After your arrival you are responsible for keeping the bathroom tidy, doing any laundry, such as towels, linens and vacuuming, dusting etc your room.


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Bolun User Profile
August 2016
It is a great memory living with Alayha and her mom Amy. They are the best hosts I have ever met! The room is cozy and comfortable. Sometimes Alayha, Amy and I have dinner together and talk about everything. They also took me to a ship ride as well as their performance. I appreciate their consideration and kindness.

Nicolas User Profile
March 2016
I had a great stay at Alayha's apartment in Los Angeles. The apartment is really central and in a great area with lots of cafes, bars, restaurants and shops nearby. It's also really near transport links if you want to get to another part of the city. The host got in touch before I arrived, and was also there to meet me and show me where everything was, which was great. Alayha and Amy are very friendly and nice people, they are like a 2nd family to me. This place is over the top, I'm so grateful for the expirince with both of them. They made LA my home and I'll be back at there place very very soon. I was smiling every day when I was back at my host's place after long day of meetings and walking around. I highly recommend their place 3

Bryan User Profile
October 2015
Very welcoming to their home, small apartment, very comfortable bed. With four people staying in the apartment, you have a notification system to use the bathroom. A home that is full of life and knick·knack from around the world. Street parking for your car, which helped a lot
Alayha User ProfileAlayha is a superhost.
Response from Alayha:
Hope your swim goes well. We will be thinking of you. Yes, we would have enjoyed spending more time together. Hopefully our paths will cross together again.
October 2015

Austin User Profile
August 2017
I had a really nice stay. The room is cozy, with plenty of storage space, and even though its just a curtain there is plenty of privacy. The hosts are very friendly and were always looking to help out wherever they can.

Alex User Profile
August 2017
Amy & Alayha are great hosts. I stayed at their place for about three months and it felt like a second home. I never had any problems with the room or them, and on the contrary my experience was really amazing. The room has plenty of storage, and hangers for about a weeks worth of clothes. Laundry is just downstairs, and there's a coin-op laundry nearby to get change if you need it. The mini-fridge in the room is great for storing food and drinks. The bed is comfortable, and the room is cool at night in summer. When the heat started to pick up, Amy bought a few box fans to help keep the apartment ventilated and it really helped for the midday heat. I can't say enough positive things. I would definitely stay there again!

Jeanne User Profile
April 2017
Alayha is a gracious host. I very much enjoyed my stay. The apartment is centrally located with easy parking and the bed is quite comfortable.

Alexis User Profile
April 2017
I enjoyed my stay at Alayna's place, the hosts were very friendly and helpful. The room was good for the price and I had a lot of privacy despite the fact that is not a real room. I would recommend this place to budget travelers.

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