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Shore Hotel
Great for beach vacations
4 out of 5
1515 Ocean Avenue, Santa Monica, CA, 90401
Fully refundableReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $369 per night from Oct 16 to Oct 17
At this boutique hotel, get ready to lounge by the shoreline in Santa Monica, as you'll be not far from Santa Monica Beach. Amenities at Shore Hotel include an outdoor pool, a poolside bar, and a restaurant.
4.3/5 Excellent! (1,003 reviews)

Travelers like: close to beach, beach towels, outdoor pool

Travelers say...
"Excellent location. Would have liked a nicer dining area."

Reviewed on Sep 24, 2022

Loews Santa Monica Beach Hotel
Great for beach vacations
5 out of 5
1700 Ocean Ave, Santa Monica, CA, 90401
Fully refundableReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $421 per night from Oct 27 to Oct 28
At this luxury hotel, get ready to stroll along the shore in Santa Monica, as you'll be a short walk from Santa Monica Beach. An outdoor pool, a poolside bar, and a restaurant are just some of the amenities offered at Loews Santa Monica Beach Hotel.
4.3/5 Excellent! (1,008 reviews)

Travelers like: on the beach, beach towels, outdoor pool

Great stay, great view, great location
"I got upgraded to a pool / partial ocean view. It was a beautiful hotel. The service was impeccable. From check in (with a welcome glass of champagne) to check out. The servers (Chris and Eddy) to the bartender Steven, all were friendly and attentive. The bed was extremely comfortable. The outside ..."

Reviewed on Sep 26, 2022

The Huntley Hotel
Great for beach vacations
4.5 out of 5
1111 2nd St, Santa Monica, CA, 90403
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The price is $314 per night from Oct 16 to Oct 17
Make the most of this fantastic location, as you'll be near Santa Monica Beach with a stay at this luxury hotel. Amenities at The Huntley Hotel include a restaurant, a bar, and beach towels.
4.2/5 Excellent! (1,077 reviews)

Travelers like: close to beach, beach towels

Travelers say...
"First time here. Staff was amazing, Nicolas the bellman was very attentive and pleasure to speak with, the rooms were impeccable, the restaurant was delicious and accommodating, a spectacular view, the room was very clean and property was well-kept. The staff sent us champagne and a fruit dish for ..."

Reviewed on Sep 23, 2022

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Georgian Hotel
4 out of 5
1415 Ocean Ave, Santa Monica, CA, 90401
The price is $325 per night from Oct 2 to Oct 3
Lounge by the shoreline in Santa Monica, as you'll be not far from Santa Monica Beach with a stay at this hotel.
4.2/5 Excellent! (999 reviews)
"The hotel is undergoing major renovations which wasn't mentioned in the Expedia profile so it was dirty, noisy, and had no amenities available. That said, I will go back to explore once the renovations are complete because it looks like it will be amazing and the staff was excellent and very ..."

Reviewed on Sep 2, 2022

Ocean View Hotel
3 out of 5
1447 Ocean Ave, Santa Monica, CA, 90401
Fully refundableReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $259 per night from Oct 4 to Oct 5
Make the most of this fantastic location, as you'll be not far from Santa Monica Beach with a vacation stay at this hotel.
4.1/5 Very Good! (1,002 reviews)
"very nice hotel views are good restaurants in the area are plenty , very nice quiet room would highly recommend to stay again , stayed in ocean view room only draw back is busy slightly noisy street couldn’t leave window or door open because of car and people noice"

Reviewed on Sep 14, 2022

Le Meridien Delfina Santa Monica
Great for beach vacations
4 out of 5
530 Pico Blvd, Santa Monica, CA, 90405
Fully refundableReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $314 per night from Oct 2 to Oct 3
Feel the sand between your toes at this hotel and get ready to lounge by the shoreline in Santa Monica, as you'll be close to Santa Monica Beach. An outdoor pool, a restaurant, and a 24-hour fitness center are just some of the amenities offered at Le Meridien Delfina Santa Monica.
4.1/5 Very Good! (1,002 reviews)

Travelers like: close to beach, outdoor pool

Travelers say...
"Needs updating. Breakfast service slow"

Reviewed on Sep 20, 2022

Bayside Hotel
Great for beach vacations
2 out of 5
2001 Ocean Ave, Santa Monica, CA, 90405
Fully refundableReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $254 per night from Sep 29 to Sep 30
Make the most of this fantastic location, as you'll be not far from Venice Beach when booking a getaway at this hotel. Amenities at Bayside Hotel include beach towels.
4.1/5 Very Good! (1,003 reviews)

Travelers like: close to beach, beach towels

Travelers say...
"We were pleasantly surprised with how upscale this little hotel felt. It is cozy, beachy and in an ideal location. Do not miss!"

Reviewed on Sep 13, 2022

Hilton Santa Monica Hotel & Suites
Great for beach vacations
4 out of 5
1707 4th St, Santa Monica, CA, 90401
Fully refundableReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $334 per night from Oct 2 to Oct 3
Make the most of this fantastic location, as you'll be not far from Santa Monica Beach with a vacation stay at this hotel. Amenities at Hilton Santa Monica Hotel & Suites include a free beach shuttle, an outdoor pool, and a restaurant.
4/5 Very Good! (1,001 reviews)

Travelers like: close to beach, outdoor pool

Travelers say...
"Nice pool experience"

Reviewed on Sep 19, 2022

Palm Motel
2.5 out of 5
2020 14th Street, Santa Monica, CA, 90405
Fully refundableReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $130 per night from Sep 28 to Sep 29
Make the most of this fantastic location, as you'll be not far from the beach with a vacation stay at this motel.
3.8/5 Good! (1,000 reviews)
"Its a perfectly nice standard 'usa' motel. The chec"

Reviewed on Sep 20, 2022

Wyndham Santa Monica At The Pier
Great for beach vacations
3.5 out of 5
120 Colorado Avenue, Santa Monica, CA, 90401
At this hotel, get ready to watch the sunset on the beach in Santa Monica, as you'll be a short walk from Santa Monica Beach. An outdoor pool and beach towels are just some of the amenities offered at Wyndham Santa Monica At The Pier.
3.7/5 Good! (1,000 reviews)

Travelers like: close to beach, beach towels, outdoor pool

Travelers say...
"Walking distance to the pier, beach, park and lots of restaurants. Metro station was nearby and it was a short commute to downtown LA."

Reviewed on Jul 2, 2022

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Santa Monica Beach Hotels information

 

Beach Hotels in Santa Monica

44

Highest price $421
Cheapest price $130
Number of guest reviews 10095
Total number of hotels in Santa Monica 151

 

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.

What's the best hotel for a beach vacation in Santa Monica?

Viceroy Santa Monica is a top 4-star beach hotel offering 2 outdoor pools and a snack bar, located within a short 2-minute walk of Santa Monica Beach. Other good options to stay near the beach include Georgian Hotel and Hotel Shangri La Santa Monica.

How many beach hotels can I expect to find in Santa Monica?

Choose from one of Expedia's 72 hotels in Santa Monica for your beachside break.

When's the best time for a beach vacation in Santa Monica?

You can plan your beach trip with a look at the seasons in Santa Monica: 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 precipitation 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 Boardwalk for a relaxing day by the water. Experience the area's art galleries and live music, and make time for local attractions like Santa Monica Pier and Venice Beach. Other things to see and do in the area are Third Street Promenade and Santa Monica College.

What's the best way to get to my beach hotel in Santa Monica?

This travel information can help you get to and around your beach accommodation in Santa Monica with ease. Make your way to Santa Monica with a flight to Los Angeles Intl. (LAX), the closest major airport which is located 7.3 mi (11.7 km) from the city center. You can walk to nearby metro stations including Downtown Santa Monica Station, 17th Street/SMC Station, and 26th Street/Bergamot Station.

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