The Hotel El Mar is a location in L.A. Noire, located at 6294 Leland Way, Hollywood, Los Angeles. It is a notorious flophouse hotel that provides very cheap lodging to anyone willing to pay.
Events of L.A. Noire
During the Vice case The Set Up, Cole Phelps and Roy Earle discover that Albert Hammond had a room at the hotel, and they arrive and investigate his room. They also discover that he signed in with the name "Winston Churchill". The clues discovered in the room are:
A telegram, noting that Albert is going back to England.