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L.A.’s “Suicide Triangle” and the Dark History of DTLA Hotels

In the days before credit cards and the internet, a hotel guest would often merely sign a guestbook; they could pretend to be anyone. It was perfect for risky or dark or sometimes tragic plans

The Cecil Hotel Featured in Creepy Netflix Doc Will Reopen As Affordable Housing

The former DTLA hotel will now provide affordable residences to 600 low-income individuals through single-room occupancy units and studios
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Downtown’s Infamous Cecil Hotel Is the Star of a New Documentary

'Crime Scene: The Vanishing At The Cecil Hotel' puts the disappearance of Elisa Lam back in the spotlight

5 Vintage Hotels Where Downtown’s Haunted Past Comes to Life

A quick walking tour with lots of spooky stories
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Scene It Before: Hotel Cortez from American Horror Story: Hotel

The show’s eerie inn is a mash-up of several real L.A. locations—but the former Cecil Hotel isn’t one of them
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Spending A Night at the Cecil Hotel, Where Serial Killers and Eerie Deaths Abound

Steve Erickson checks in to the downtown hotel that has witnessed more than its share of death.

Coroner: Elisa Lam’s Mysterious Death Ruled Accidental

Elisa Lam’s body was discovered in a water tank on the roof of the storied Cecil Hotel near Skid Row by a hotel employee four months ago.