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Estate-like ambience

Reminiscent of historic Los Angeles beach resorts, this lovely shingled hotel faces Santa Monica beach and boardwalk and is 2 blocks from the pier and 1 mile from Third Street Promenade.

Spa, swim, dine

Home to renowned ONE spa, Shutters on the Beach also provides an oceanfront pool and spa tub, and a health club with a steam room. One Pico offers ocean views and fine modern American cuisine.

Cottage-style rooms

Appointed like small beach homes, rooms include 4-poster beds, LCD TVs, CD and DVD players, and wireless Internet access. Marble baths have jetted tubs with windows that open to rooms.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Recreating the ambience of historic seaside resorts of the 1920s and 1930s, luxurious Shutters on the Beach faces the golden sands of Santa Monica beach. Two blocks away is the historic Santa Monica Pier with amusements and restaurants, and the shopping district is close at hand.

Shutters is home to ONE spa, a celebrity haunt, that offers signature treatments such as Beach Buff and Nature Baby (surcharges). Guests have complimentary use of a well-equipped health club with women's and men's locker rooms and a steam room. Personal trainers (surcharge) can be arranged for sessions in the health club or on the beach.

The hotel's fine-dining restaurant, One Pico, features ocean views and seasonally changing menus of modern American cuisine. Other dining options are Coast, a casual beachside café and bar, and the popular lobby lounge The Living Room. Wireless Internet access (surcharge) is available throughout. The hotel offers valet parking (surcharge).

Smoking is not permitted.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Beach sun loungers 
  • Beach towels 
  • Beach umbrellas 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Business center 
  • Computer station 
  • Conference space 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Fireplace in lobby 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Health club 
  • Meeting rooms 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Number of floors - 7 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Picnic area 
  • Pool sun loungers 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Restaurant 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Spa tub 
  • Steam room 
  • Total number of rooms - 198 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Wedding services 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • DVD player  
  • Microwave (on request)  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Refrigerator (on request)  
  • Rollaway/extra beds available  


Available in some public areas: WiFi (surcharge)


Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Climate control 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Cribs/infant beds available 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Desk 
  • DVD player 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • In-room massage available 
  • In-room safe 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Jetted bathtub 
  • LCD TV 
  • Microwave (on request) 
  • Minibar 
  • Pay movies 
  • Phone 
  • Pillowtop mattress 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • Refrigerator (on request) 
  • Rollaway/extra beds available 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Separate bathtub and shower 
  • Turndown service 
  • Video-game console 

Where to Eat

One Pico - Perched above the beach with sweeping ocean views, a burning fireplace and featuring a seasonal market menu, One Pico is your destination for upscale, coastal dining. Wine enthusiasts can try the "Love the Grape" menu – a 3-course prix fixe menu with wine pairings. Guests enjoy grilled seafood and locally sourced meat from the seasonal menu or the "Meat-Free Monday" menu featuring weekly specials.

Coast Beach cafe and Bar - This beachfront cafe offers indoor and outdoor seating, a causal but sophisticated bar and fresh California dishes. Open early morning to late evening, with an impressive Happy Hour, savory weekend brunches and Wednesday Farmer's Market dinners, Coast is the place to dine, drink and relax at the beach.

The Living Room - This lounge in the lobby offers appetizers, light meals, coffee, afternoon tea, and cocktails. Open from early afternoon to late evening.

Room service - Available 24 hours.


Live jazz piano sets the mood on Sunday and Monday evenings in the Living Room. The Supa Lowery Bros, a jazz ensemble, performs on Thursday, Friday, and Saturday nights.

Nearby Things to Do

Facing the beach and surrounded by a large sundeck and lounge chairs are a year-round outdoor pool and spa tub. In addition to cardio-, weight-, and strength-training equipment, the complimentary health club provides women's and men's locker rooms and a steam room. Personal trainers (surcharge) can be arranged for sessions in the health club or on the beach. Beach loungers, umbrellas and towels are also available.

Beach activities include surfing, snorkeling, and volleyball. The boardwalk between Santa Monica and Venice Beach is a popular spot for running, cycling, and rollerblading, and equipment can be rented at concessions along that stretch. The concierge can assist with fishing, boating, and other excursions.

The recreational activities listed below are available on site at Shutters on the beach, or nearby in the Los Angeles area; fees may apply.

  • Scuba diving nearby 
  • Snorkeling nearby 
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Mountain biking nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails on site 

Spa Services

ONE the Spa offers a menu of treatments from Red Flower designed to relax, revitalize, and restore your body and mind.

  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Body wraps 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Ayurvedic treatments 
  • Massages 
  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 


To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible path of travel 
  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Roll-in shower 
  • Accessible parking 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies


Minimum check-in age is 15

Check-in time starts at 4 PM


Check-out time is Noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children under 12 years old stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available.


Pets allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Minimum guest age is 21


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Valet parking fee: USD 34 per day (in/out privileges)
  • Pet fee: USD 125 per stay
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

We should mention

Children 12 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.

Awards & Affiliations

  • The property is a member of the Leading Hotels of the World.
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