“The most convenient, name brand budget hotels in the area are those just east of downtown Los Angeles.”
California State University in Los Angeles – known locally as Cal State L.A., CSULA, or CSLA – is among the state's most popular universities in one of the world's largest, most populous cities. The massive Greater Los Angeles area offers more than 90,000 hotel rooms. Finding budget lodging near the school might seem daunting, but with a wide variety of accommodations available, it doesn't need to be. From economy motels to unique bed and breakfasts to moderately priced, international hotel chains, the area just east of downtown Los Angeles offers convenient, affordable options for every traveler's budget.