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Hampton Inn & Suites Santa Monica
2.5 out of 5
501 Colorado Avenue, Santa Monica, CA
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The price is $189 per night
4.4/5Excellent! (1,021 reviews)

"great staff and friendly, odd site parking is ok - just read the signs, super close to Sana Monica pier"…"

Reviewed on Mar 17, 2020

Hampton Inn & Suites Santa Monica
The Huntley Hotel
4.5 out of 5
1111 2nd St, Santa Monica, CA
The price is $410 per night
4.4/5Excellent! (1,904 reviews)

"Restaurant at the top has gorgeous views. Staff were very friendly and accomodating."…"

Reviewed on Mar 10, 2020

The Huntley Hotel
Shore Hotel
4 out of 5
1515 Ocean Avenue, Santa Monica, CA
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The price is $219 per night
4.4/5Excellent! (2,094 reviews)

"Beautiful hotel room and enjoyed the stay. Would recommend adding better cell service."…"

Reviewed on May 23, 2020

Shore Hotel
Fairmont Miramar Hotel & Bungalows
5 out of 5
101 Wilshire Blvd, Santa Monica, CA
The price is $449 per night
4.3/5Excellent! (1,858 reviews)

"Everything was perfect. We will definitely to stay again. Thank you for your hospitality!"…"

Reviewed on Apr 12, 2020

Fairmont Miramar Hotel & Bungalows
Georgian Hotel
4 out of 5
1415 Ocean Ave, Santa Monica, CA
The price is $194 per night
4.3/5Excellent! (1,784 reviews)

"The location was right in the heart of Santa Monica"…"

Reviewed on Mar 10, 2020

Georgian Hotel
Viceroy Santa Monica
4 out of 5
1819 Ocean Avenue, Santa Monica, CA
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4.3/5Excellent! (1,620 reviews)

"The hotel was beautifully decorated, the service was impeccable, and it was centrally located directly across the street from Santa Monica Pier. If you’re considering this hotel, you won’t be disappointed."…"

Reviewed on Mar 16, 2020

Viceroy Santa Monica
JW Marriott Santa Monica Le Merigot
4 out of 5
1740 Ocean Ave, Santa Monica, CA
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The price is $289 per night
4.2/5Very Good! (1,146 reviews)

"The staff were all very friendly and helpful. We drove a new Tesla to Santa Monica and it was awesome to have the car fully charged every time the valets brought us the car. Our rooms were clean and very comfortable. Overall, we had a great stay, we will be back!"…"

Reviewed on Feb 19, 2020

JW Marriott Santa Monica Le Merigot
Loews Santa Monica Beach Hotel
4.5 out of 5
1700 Ocean Ave, Santa Monica, CA
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The price is $245 per night
4.2/5Very Good! (2,048 reviews)

"Location was pretty good all staff members where friendly"…"

Reviewed on May 26, 2020

Loews Santa Monica Beach Hotel
Le Meridien Delfina Santa Monica
4 out of 5
530 Pico Blvd, Santa Monica, CA
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4.1/5Very Good! (1,720 reviews)

"Everything was great, staff, location , room, front desk, cleanliness"…"

Reviewed on Mar 23, 2020

Le Meridien Delfina Santa Monica
SureStay Hotel by Best Western Santa Monica
2.5 out of 5
3102 Pico Blvd, Santa Monica, CA
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The price is $119 per night
4.1/5Very Good! (2,135 reviews)

"Nice location, clean property. I’ll be back for sure"…"

Reviewed on Mar 16, 2020

SureStay Hotel by Best Western Santa Monica
DoubleTree Suites by Hilton Santa Monica
3.5 out of 5
1707 4th St, Santa Monica, CA
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4.1/5Very Good! (2,098 reviews)

"This is a great location within walking distance of everything, including the beach. The hotel was undergoing a remodel while we were there, but it was quite at night, so the construction noise was not a problem. We will be back to see how the "new" hotel looks! All of the staff was very ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar 14, 2020

DoubleTree Suites by Hilton Santa Monica
Bayside Hotel
2 out of 5
2001 Ocean Ave, Santa Monica, CA
The price is $220 per night
3.8/5Good! (1,347 reviews)

"It was very clean and had everything we needed. The location was great and the front desk staff made sure we had a view from our room."…"

Reviewed on Mar 16, 2020

Bayside Hotel
Ocean View Hotel
3 out of 5
1447 Ocean Ave, Santa Monica, CA
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The price is $139 per night
3.8/5Good! (1,998 reviews)

"It was close to the beach and bus connections, We wished for Bottled water. Staff was very friendly and helpful."…"

Reviewed on May 26, 2020

Ocean View Hotel
Wyndham Santa Monica At The Pier
3.5 out of 5
120 Colorado Avenue, Santa Monica, CA
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The price is $188 per night
3.8/5Good! (1,981 reviews)

"staff was friendly. Appreciate the room closest to the elevator and ice machine. Clean."…"

Reviewed on May 26, 2020

Wyndham Santa Monica At The Pier
Ocean Lodge Santa Monica Beach Hotel
3 out of 5
1667 Ocean Avenue Suite 1000, Santa Monica, CA
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The price is $148 per night
3.8/5Good! (409 reviews)

"Loved it , nice enough to let us check out late , felt safe needed code to get in through gates up to each floor. Peaceful, beautiful little set up ."…"

Reviewed on May 6, 2020

Ocean Lodge Santa Monica Beach Hotel
Cal Mar Hotel Suites
3 out of 5
220 California Ave, Santa Monica, CA
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The price is $138 per night
3.7/5Good! (680 reviews)

"I really loved the location of the place, was at walking distance to the main attractions in Santa Monica with a home and cosy feeling. The warm pool was perfect for the cold nights."…"

Reviewed on Mar 9, 2020

Cal Mar Hotel Suites
Hotel Carmel
2 out of 5
201 Broadway, Santa Monica, CA
The price is $209 per night
3.6/5Good! (1,132 reviews)

"Superb location, really close to the pier and lots of restaurants. Friendly and helpful staff and comfortable rooms."…"

Reviewed on Mar 20, 2020

Hotel Carmel
Palm Motel
2.5 out of 5
2020 14th Street, Santa Monica, CA
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The price is $115 per night
3.6/5Good! (1,122 reviews)

"This property is older, but clean. For the price, there is nothing better in the area, especially if you just need to stay for the night."…"

Reviewed on Mar 17, 2020

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Beach Hotels in Santa Monica

Known for its beaches and art galleries, Santa Monica offers a lot for the traveler planning a beach getaway. There are 45 beach hotels and other accommodation options to choose from in this seaside destination, so it's easy to find one that meets your needs.

As you decide on a place to stay near the beach in Santa Monica, take a look at these top hotels with high ratings from Expedia travelers.

Ocean View Hotel - 3-star hotel near Santa Monica Beach. It features free WiFi, LED TVs, and in-room coffee makers. Guests love the beach locale and proximity to shopping.

Cal Mar Hotel Suites - 3-star hotel near Santa Monica Beach. Our travelers recommend its pool and overall value. This hotel boasts an outdoor pool, in-room kitchens, and TVs.

Travelodge by Wyndham Santa Monica - 2.5-star hotel near Santa Monica Beach. It offers free breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking. Guest reviews highlight the central location and proximity to shopping.

DoubleTree Suites by Hilton Santa Monica - 3.5-star hotel, 9-minute walk from Santa Monica Beach. It features an outdoor pool, a spa tub, and a restaurant. Guests love the beach locale and proximity to shopping.

Wyndham Santa Monica At The Pier - 3.5-star eco-friendly hotel, 5-minute walk from Santa Monica Beach. Our travelers recommend its proximity to shopping and overall value. This hotel boasts an outdoor pool, a restaurant, and free WiFi.

Planning Your Trip to Santa Monica

If you're wondering about the best time to visit, here's what you can expect from the local weather:

  • Hottest months: August, September, July, and October, with an average temperature of 70°F
  • Coldest months: December, January, February, and March, with an average temperature of 51°F
  • Driest months: October, April, November, and December, with an average rainfall of 0.98 inches
  • Rainiest months: February, January, March, and December, with an average rainfall of 2.51 inches

Sightseeing in and Around Santa Monica

After checking into your accommodation of choice, you'll probably want to venture out and explore. If you're excited to scope out the beaches, spend a relaxing day by the water at Original Muscle Beach or Santa Monica Beach. Experience the area's art galleries and shopping, and make time for local attractions like Santa Monica Pier and Venice Beach. For additional things to see and do, consider a visit to Santa Monica History Museum or Santa Monica College. Visitors also enjoy Santa Monica for its:
  • Restaurants
  • Sports
  • Cafés
  • Biking

Getting Around Santa Monica

Make your way to Santa Monica with a flight to Santa Monica, CA (SMO-Santa Monica Municipal), the closest major airport which is located 1.9 mi (3.1 km) from the city center. If you'd like to venture out around the area, you may want to rent a car for your trip.

Frequently asked questions

What is Santa Monica like for travelers who love the beach?
Known for its beaches and art galleries, Santa Monica offers a lot for the traveler planning a beach getaway. There are 44 beach hotels and other accommodation options to choose from in this seaside destination, so it’s easy to find one that meets your needs.
What's the best hotel for a beach vacation in Santa Monica?
Casa Del Mar is a top beach hotel with free WiFi and beach towels. Other good options to stay near the beach include Wyndham Santa Monica At The Pier and Ocean Lodge Santa Monica Beach Hotel. To enjoy some time by the water, head to Santa Monica Beach or Venice Beach.
What's the seasonal weather like in Santa Monica?
If weather is an important factor for your vacation, you can use these local temperature and rainfall averages to decide your travel dates. The hottest months are usually August and September with an average temp of 66°F, while the coldest months are December and January with an average of 57°F. Average annual rainfall for Santa Monica is 12 inches.
What is there to see and do around Santa Monica?
After arriving and settling in at your hotel, you might want to venture out and explore everything Santa Monica has to offer. If you can’t wait to check out the beaches, head to Santa Monica Beach or Venice Beach for a relaxing day by the water. Experience the area’s art galleries and live music, and make time for local attractions like Third Street Promenade and Santa Monica Pier. Other things to see and do in the area are Santa Monica Place and Santa Monica College.
What's the best way to get around Santa Monica?
Make your way to Santa Monica with a flight to Los Angeles, CA (LAX-Los Angeles Intl.), the closest major airport which is located 7.1 mi (11.5 km) from the city center. You can walk to nearby metro stations including 17th Street/SMC Station, Downtown Santa Monica Station, and 26th Street/Bergamot Station.

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