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Good Hotels For Pictures/spotting At LAX  
User currently offlineAA 777 From United States of America, joined May 2002, 807 posts, RR: 13
Posted (11 years 6 months 2 days 20 hours ago) and read 4604 times:
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What are some good hotels at LAX that would be good to take pictures and have good views of the ops at the airport?

Thanks for the help
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Matt


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User currently offlineUnited_Fan From United States of America, joined Nov 2000, 7448 posts, RR: 7
Reply 1, posted (11 years 6 months 2 days 18 hours ago) and read 4565 times:

The Hilton is real nice,only $88 a night. OK pics ,too (thru glass). What I thought was neat is that there's a TV channel that only shows departure time/airlines/destinations all the time. Neat to see where everyone is going.


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User currently offlineDb777 From United States of America, joined Apr 2001, 885 posts, RR: 44
Reply 2, posted (11 years 6 months 2 days 11 hours ago) and read 4561 times:
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The Radisson Hotel at the corner of Century and Sepulveda (right at the LAX entrance) is okay for spotting aircraft arriving on the north runways if you get a room on the north side. The glass sucks though and you can't open it. I took a few shots through it and they're not good enough for posting on airliners.net, that's for sure. I used Priceline and got this mighty nice hotel for $35 a night for four nights last October. They charge $10 a day for you to park your car though but you have in and out privileges.

When you bid on Priceline you pick the star level of the hotel - you don't find out the hotel unless one of them accepts your bid. Check out www.biddingfortravel.com to find out how much other people are paying for successful bids in a certain area. Otherwise you may overbid and pay too much.

Don



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