Friendly and charismatic neighborhood, coffee shops and restaurants around walking distances. Craftsman houses around the block with near parks and lakes (Echo Park Lake and Mac Arthur Park Lake), Hollywood 10 minutes, Griffith Park and Observatory 15 minutes. Close to downtown Los Angeles and Universal Studios. Limited parking in a gated house, please ask about availability first, thanks. Plenty of parking outside street parking. Guest room upstairs. Shared bathroom downstairs.