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Hilton Santa Monica Hotel & Suites
7.9 Good
1707 4th St, Santa Monica, CA, United States
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0.4 mi from city centre, Santa Monica, CA 
GoodBased on 872 reviews
7.9

Centrally located, Hilton Santa Monica Hotel & Suites offers easy access to Santa Monica's popular shopping and sightseeing areas. It also provides a Jacuzzi, an outdoor pool and a sauna.

Bayside Hotel
8.0 Excellent
2001 Ocean Avenue, Santa Monica, CA, United States
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0.6 mi from city centre, Santa Monica, CA 
ExcellentBased on 1,312 reviews
8.0

Located amongst a variety of well-known attractions, boutiques and dining options, Bayside Hotel is ideal for guests wishing to explore Santa Monica and its surroundings. The numerous amenities this modern hotel has to offer include a concierge, bicycle rental and a 24-hour reception.

Palihouse Santa Monica
8.5 Excellent
1001 3rd Street, Santa Monica, CA, United States
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0.6 mi from city centre, Santa Monica, CA 
ExcellentBased on 324 reviews
8.5

Palihouse Santa Monica provides a comfortable setting while in Santa Monica. It offers free wireless internet and is steps from Sovereign Hotel and other popular attractions.

Sea Blue Hotel
7.6 Good
1670 Ocean Avenue, Santa Monica, CA, United States
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0.3 mi from city centre, Santa Monica, CA 
GoodBased on 915 reviews
7.6

Conveniently situated, Sea Blue Hotel Santa Monica offers easy access to Santa Monica's main hot spots. Guests can also enjoy free internet access.

Entire Second Flr - Santa Monica Luxury Roman Villa
9.0 Excellent
Santa Monica, CA, United States
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1.2 mi from city centre, Santa Monica, CA 
ExcellentBased on 12 reviews
9.0

Located in Santa Monica, Santa Monica Luxury Roman Villa is within a 30-minute drive of Los Angeles International Airport and provides a bowling alley. It is conveniently positioned for guests wishing to visit the area's popular attractions.

Le Méridien Delfina Santa Monica
8.0 Excellent
530 Pico Boulevard, Santa Monica, CA, United States
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0.6 mi from city centre, Santa Monica, CA 
ExcellentBased on 320 reviews
8.0

Conveniently situated, Le Meridien Delfina Santa Monica offers easy access to Santa Monica's best hot spots. It provides 4-star accommodation with air-conditioned rooms.

Fairmont Miramar - Hotel & Bungalows
8.0 Excellent
101 Wilshire Boulevard, Santa Monica, CA, United States
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0.4 mi from city centre, Santa Monica, CA 
ExcellentBased on 323 reviews
8.0

Strategically located in the middle of the city, this 5-star hotel makes for an excellent base in Santa Monica. It also offers a Jacuzzi, an outdoor pool and a sauna.

Hotel Shangri La Santa Monica
7.4 Good
1301 Ocean Avenue, Santa Monica, CA, United States
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0.2 mi from city centre, Santa Monica, CA 
GoodBased on 153 reviews
7.4

Conveniently situated, Hotel Shangri-La Santa Monica allows for easy access to Santa Monica's best hot spots. Popular features include a Jacuzzi and an outdoor pool, and it boasts views of Santa Monica Pier.

The Georgian Hotel
8.3 Excellent
1415 Ocean Avenue, Santa Monica, CA, United States
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0.1 mi from city centre, Santa Monica, CA 
ExcellentBased on 665 reviews
8.3

Conveniently positioned, The Georgian Hotel offers easy access to Santa Monica's popular tourist attractions. It provides ocean views and free Wi-Fi.

Loews Santa Monica Beach Hotel
8.3 Excellent
1700 Ocean Avenue, Santa Monica, CA, United States
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0.4 mi from city centre, Santa Monica, CA 
ExcellentBased on 623 reviews
8.3

Conveniently situated, Loews Santa Monica Beach Hotel allows for easy access to Santa Monica's best tourist attractions. It has a gym, as well as a sauna, an outdoor pool and a Jacuzzi.

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Cheapest month:March
Most expensive month:November
Average price in Santa Monica:$349/night
Cheapest price found:$45/night
Cheapest day:Sunday
Most expensive day:Monday
$74 - $569
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Top Rated Santa Monica hotels

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Shutters on the Beach
9.0 Excellent
1 Pico Blvd, Santa Monica, CA, United States
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0.5 mi from city centre, Santa Monica, CA 

Strategically located in the heart of the city, this 5-star hotel makes for an ideal base in Santa Monica. It also features a Jacuzzi, a sauna and an outdoor pool.

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Oceana Santa Monica, LXR Hotels & Resorts
8.8 Excellent
849 Ocean Avenue, Santa Monica, CA, United States
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0.8 mi from city centre, Santa Monica, CA 

Oceana Beach Club Hotel is located in Santa Monica and is close to Annenberg Community Beach House. It provides 5-star accommodation with air-conditioned rooms.

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Broadway Apartment
Santa Monica, CA, United States
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0.3 mi from city centre, Santa Monica, CA 

Strategically located in the centre of the city, this 3-star property makes for an excellent base in Santa Monica. Guests can also make use of complimentary wireless internet.

$53
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Pavilions Motel
2338 Ocean Park Boulevard, Santa Monica, CA, United States
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2.0 mi from city centre, Santa Monica, CA 

This pet-friendly motel is located in Santa Monica and features free Wi-Fi. It also offers an airport shuttle, a library and a 24-hour reception.

$124
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Days Inn by Wyndham Santa Monica/Los Angeles
7.7 Good
3007 Santa Monica Boulevard, Santa Monica, CA, United States
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2.1 mi from city centre, Santa Monica, CA 

Situated within walking distance of 26th Street/Bergamot Station, Days Inn by Wyndham Santa Monica Los Angeles provides guests with a convenient base when visiting Santa Monica. It also offers free Wi-Fi, a sauna and a 24-hour reception.

$195
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SureStay Hotel by Best Western Santa Monica
8.3 Excellent
3102 Pico Boulevard, Santa Monica, CA, United States
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2.3 mi from city centre, Santa Monica, CA 

Boasting a swimming pool, SureStay Hotel by Best Western Santa Monica is located in Los Angeles and provides comfortable accommodation. Those staying at the property also have access to free wireless internet and on-site parking.

$217
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Walk to Pier - 3rd Street Pier & Beach
Santa Monica, CA, United States
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0.4 mi from city centre, Santa Monica, CA 

Strategically located in the heart of the city, this 5-star property makes for an excellent base in Santa Monica. It is ideally positioned for guests wanting to discover the area's attractions.

$242
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Gateway Hotel Santa Monica
8.3 Excellent
1920 Santa Monica Boulevard, Santa Monica, CA, United States
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1.3 mi from city centre, Santa Monica, CA 

Gateway Hotel Santa Monica offers 3-star accommodation in Santa Monica. It is close to the area's tourist attractions and is minutes on foot from 17th/Colorado Los Angeles Metro Station.

$263
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Wyndham Santa Monica At The Pier
7.2 Good
120 Colorado Avenue, Santa Monica, CA, United States
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0.2 mi from city centre, Santa Monica, CA 

Centrally located, Wyndham Santa Monica At The Pier offers easy access to Santa Monica's main shopping and sightseeing areas. The multiple amenities this modern hotel has to offer include an express check-in and check-out feature, an outdoor pool and valet parking.

$313
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Hampton Inn & Suites Santa Monica
7.8 Good
501 Colorado Avenue, Santa Monica, CA, United States
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0.3 mi from city centre, Santa Monica, CA 

This property is conveniently located in the city centre. Situated in Downtown Santa Monica, it is within walking distance of several local attractions.

$328
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Where to stay in Santa Monica

About Santa Monica

One of Southern California’s most loved beachside neighbourhoods, Santa Monica offers a sun-drenched lifestyle overlooking the Pacific Ocean. First developed as a seaside retreat, it now boasts an iconic pier, lively beach and artistic culture.

Things to do in Santa Monica

You won’t want to miss visiting Santa Monica Pier, with its historic amusement park, including a solar-powered Ferris wheel, roller coasters and arcade games. It offers fantastic views across Santa Monica State Beach, where you can swim, sunbathe and socialise.

“The Strand” pathway connects Santa Monica to colourful Venice Beach and the upmarket dwellings of Pacific Palisades. It’s a popular spot for working out, whether you want to walk, cycle, jog or rollerblade.

Third Street Promenade is the commercial heart of Santa Monica with its pedestrian-only strip lined with fashion retailers, cafes and pop-up farmers markets. If you’re looking for designer goods, head to Montana Avenue, considered a more relaxed version of Rodeo Drive.

Santa Monica is renowned for its arts scene, with various galleries and studios to discover, together with public sculptures, installations and street art. Visit the former railroad hub of Bergamot Station, which includes exhibition spaces for some of Southern California’s up-and-coming contemporary artists.

Getting around Santa Monica

Santa Monica is situated around 25 minutes’drive north of Los Angeles International Airport and connected to Downtown Los Angeles by light rail and the iconic “Big Blue Bus”. Santa Monica is best explored by bicycle or on foot.

Facts about staying in Santa Monica

  • What are the best hotels on Ocean Avenue in Santa Monica?

    Ocean Avenue is the most famous street in Santa Monica, a beautiful palm tree-lined street with breathtaking ocean views, connecting you to one of the most popular locations, the Santa Monica Pier. It would be great to book a hotel on Ocean Avenue since you’ll be close to most of the attractions and dining options and only steps from Santa Monica Beach. Several Santa Monica hotels have taken advantage of this prime location and have their establishments here. They include Georgian Hotel, Loews Santa Monica Beach Hotel, The Hotel California, and JW Marriott Santa Monica Le Merigot. Booking these cheap Santa Monica hotels will put you in a prime location close to attractions like the Santa Monica Pier and bars and restaurants like Blue Plate Oysterette and The Bungalow.

  • Are there kid-friendly hotels in Santa Monica?

    Many hotels in Santa Monica offer kid-friendly amenities, including swimming pools, pet-friendly accommodations, watersports activities, onsite restaurants, gaming rooms, and outdoor activities. One kid-friendly hotel in Santa Monica is Hampton Inn & Suites Santa Monica, a 3-star hotel located in the heart of Santa Monica. They offer several family-friendly amenities like an outdoor pool, family rooms, a fitness center, and cable TV. The hotel is also a short walk from Santa Monica Beach and Pier, and Pacific Park. Another family-friendly hotel in Santa Monica that you should consider is Loews Santa Monica Beach Hotel. Conveniently located next to Santa Monica Beach, this hotel offers easy access to the many dining options in the area. Moreover, they offer a gym, outdoor pool, sauna, and spa within their premises. They also offer many kids’ activities, including horseback riding, golf, music for children, snorkeling, watersport facilities, and an outdoor playground.

  • How do I find a peaceful and quiet hotel in Santa Monica?

    Consider booking hotels in the quiet neighborhoods of Santa Monica, such as along Ocean Park Boulevard and Colorado Avenue, to enjoy some peace during your visit to Santa Monica. One good hotel in Ocean Park is Ocean Park Santa Monica. This establishment hosts 43 lodgings and is ideal for someone looking for some quiet time. Venice Beach and Santa Monica Beach are both a short drive away, and you’ll have many local eateries within its vicinity should you want to delve into the local food scene. Along Colorado Avenue, you’ll find these Hotel Style Furnished Suites in LA Beach Area, which are ideal for a peaceful stay. This establishment is located in a quiet neighborhood just next to Colorado Center Park. Pets are welcome, and so your furry friend can tag along too. They offer 4-star accommodation, including a private pool and balcony to enjoy Santa Monica sunsets.

  • What neighborhoods in Santa Monica have the best restaurants?

    If you want to stay close to some of the best restaurants in Santa Monica, there are a couple of neighborhoods you can check out. The first is downtown Santa Monica, around Third Street Promenade. This location has the highest foot traffic for both locals and travelers because of the concentration of shops, bars, and restaurants. You’ll find restaurants such as Tender Greens, Elephante, The Misfit – Restaurant and Bar, and Silverlake Ramen in this area. There’s also a farmers market twice a week on Wednesday and Saturday mornings. Another great neighborhood for foodies is around Ocean Avenue/Santa Monica Pier Area. The pier area is full of open-air restaurants and bars as well as food stands, and is truly a foodie’s heaven. Here you’ll find lots of cuisines, including Italian, New American, Mexican, and seafood. Some restaurants around Santa Monica Pier include BOA Steakhouse, Joe’s Pizza, KazuNori, North Italia, and Blue Plate Taco. Book a stay at the Georgian Hotel, a short walk from either neighborhood to be near most of these restaurants.

  • What are the best hotels in Santa Monica?

    SureStay Hotel by Best Western Santa Monica is a very popular hotel in Santa Monica with a score of 8.3 from 828 reviews. Hilton Santa Monica Hotel & Suites (7.9 from 872 reviews) and Gateway Hotel Santa Monica (8.3 from 835 reviews) are also highly rated Santa Monica hotels based on recent feedback from HotelsCombined users.

  • What is a good hotel near Santa Monica Pier?

    Hilton Santa Monica Hotel & Suites is a popular hotel near Santa Monica Pier that is highly recommended, with a score of 7.9 across 872 reviews.

  • What is a good hotel in Santa Monica near Will Rogers State Beach?

    Lovely Spacious Patio Guestroom with Beautiful Deck and Hot Tub is the hotel close to Will Rogers State Beach that is most recommended by HotelsCombined users, with 20 reviews rating it at 9.9/10.

  • Is there a good hotel near Third Street Promenade?

    Close to Third Street Promenade you will find Hilton Santa Monica Hotel & Suites, which has a rating of 7.9 over 872 HotelsCombined reviews.