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HI Santa Monica Hostel
2 out of 5
0.3 mi from Santa Monica Pier
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4.4/5Wonderful! (380 reviews)

"The best hostel I've been to so far. Clean, good amenities, central, and lovely people."…"

Reviewed on Mar 11, 2020

HI Santa Monica Hostel
Shore Hotel
4 out of 5
0.2 mi from Santa Monica Pier
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The price is $224 per night
4.3/5Excellent! (984 reviews)

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

Reviewed on May 23, 2020

Shore Hotel
Sea Blue Hotel
2 out of 5
0.2 mi from Santa Monica Pier
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The price is $144 per night
3.8/5Good! (401 reviews)

"This hotel had a quirky, beachy vibe and was super cute and unique. Very easy access to the beach and local restaurants. We very much enjoyed ourselves and will definitely be returning."…"

Reviewed on May 17, 2020

Sea Blue Hotel
Ocean Lodge Santa Monica Beach Hotel
3 out of 5
0.2 mi from Santa Monica Pier
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The price is $119 per night
3.8/5Good! (410 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
Wyndham Santa Monica At The Pier
3.5 out of 5
0.2 mi from Santa Monica Pier
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The price is $188 per night
3.8/5Good! (983 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 View Hotel
3 out of 5
0.2 mi from Santa Monica Pier
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The price is $139 per night
3.8/5Good! (2,003 reviews)

"I selected the ocean view with two double beds as there were no other ocean view rooms available with that view at the time I booked it. The double-beds were comfortable, the view from the private balcony was fantastic, very serene and came equipped with two plastic lawn chairs so that we were able ..."…"

Reviewed on Jun 2, 2020

Ocean View Hotel
Loews Santa Monica Beach Hotel
4.5 out of 5
0.2 mi from Santa Monica Pier
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The price is $245 per night
4.2/5Very Good! (2,051 reviews)

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

Reviewed on May 26, 2020

Loews Santa Monica Beach Hotel
Hotel Carmel
2 out of 5
0.3 mi from Santa Monica Pier
The price is $209 per night
3.6/5Good! (991 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
Georgian Hotel
4 out of 5
0.2 mi from Santa Monica Pier
The price is $194 per night
4.2/5Excellent! (987 reviews)

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

Reviewed on Mar 10, 2020

Georgian Hotel
JW Marriott Santa Monica Le Merigot
4 out of 5
0.3 mi from Santa Monica Pier
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The price is $289 per night
4.2/5Very Good! (996 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
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Santa Monica Pier is located in a welcoming area of Santa Monica known for its beautiful beaches and array of dining options. Santa Monica is home to 134 hotels and other accommodations, so you can find something that's perfect for your stay.

Staying Near Santa Monica Pier

Choose from 83 hotels and other accommodations within a mile of Santa Monica Pier, including these options:

  • Shore Hotel: This 4-star hotel features a restaurant, an outdoor pool, and free WiFi. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its family-friendly amenities and clean, comfortable rooms.
  • Loews Santa Monica Beach Hotel: This 4.5-star hotel features a restaurant, an outdoor pool, and free WiFi. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its family-friendly amenities and clean, comfortable rooms.
  • Wyndham Santa Monica At The Pier: This 3.5-star hotel features a restaurant, an outdoor pool, and free WiFi. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its pool and helpful staff.

Things to See and Do Near Santa Monica Pier

After you've visited Santa Monica Pier, you can discover the sights and attractions within a couple miles of the area.

You might want to spend some time browsing the exhibits at Getty Center, J. Paul Getty Museum, or Santa Monica History Museum. Santa Monica Pier Aquarium, Venice Fishing Pier, and Los Angeles National Cemetery are some of the local landmarks to explore. Enjoy a stroll along the shore at Santa Monica Beach, Venice Beach, and Venice Beach Boardwalk.

Third Street Promenade and Santa Monica Place are some sights worth a visit in the area. Spend some time checking out University of California Los Angeles, which is 5.1 mi (8.2 km) from Santa Monica Pier, or make a stop by Rodeo Drive, located 6.7 mi (10.8 km) away.

Frequently asked questions

What's the area like around Santa Monica Pier?
Santa Monica Pier is located in a welcoming area of Santa Monica known for its array of dining options and popular art scene. If you’re looking for a convenient place to stay, check out the 127 hotels and other accommodations you’ll find within a mile.
Where is the best place to stay near Santa Monica Pier?
Adjacent to Santa Monica Pier, Shore Hotel is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveler data, and this 4-star hotel offers a restaurant and an outdoor pool. Other good choices within a short distance include Ocean View Hotel and Loews Santa Monica Beach Hotel.
If I need to cancel the hotel reservation for my stay near Santa Monica Pier, will I receive a refund?
Yes! Most room reservations are fully refundable if you cancel prior to the accommodation’s cancellation deadline, which often is within 24-48 hours of the scheduled arrival. If you booked a non-refundable reservation, you might be able to cancel it and receive a refund within a 24-hour period of booking. Add dates, click “Search”, then use the “free cancellation” filter to view top deals close to Santa Monica Pier.
Where can I learn more about changing or cancelling my trip in the area near Santa Monica Pier?
For more details about picking new dates or cancelling your stay near Santa Monica Pier, click here.
What can I see and do near Santa Monica Pier?
Getty Center, J. Paul Getty Museum, and Getty Villa feature a variety of fascinating exhibits to see while you’re in town. While you’re exploring, swing by Santa Monica Pier Aquarium, Venice Fishing Pier, and Los Angeles National Cemetery to learn a bit about the area. Santa Monica Beach, Venice Beach, and Venice Beach Boardwalk are great spots if you want to spend some time by the water during your stay.
How can I get to Santa Monica Pier?
Make your way to Downtown Santa Monica Station to catch metro transit. If you’d like to explore farther outside of the area, consider renting a car to take in more sights.

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