Santa Monica hotels
Hotels in Santa Monica, California
Urban adventurers and outdoor enthusiasts will appreciate all that Santa Monica has to offer. The city is located on the shores of the Pacific Ocean, 8 miles west of Los Angeles and 2 miles south of the Topanga State Park. Santa Monica is filled with hotels, eclectic art galleries, boutique shops and a variety of eateries that will keep everyone satisfied. To plan your vacation, visit Orbitz.com to find the lowest possible rates on hotels, rental cars and hotels.
Downtown Santa Monica
Santa Monica has a vibrant downtown area, and the Third Street Promenade is at the heart of it all. From farmers’ markets to street performers, this area of Santa Monica always has something to see and do. This part of the city is also home to a skating rink, Reed Park, movie theaters, bookstores, a bike center and a variety of shops and restaurants. Spend some time in Bloomingdale’s or Nordstrom’s before grabbing a nosh at Jinky’s Café or Buca di Beppo.
The Fairmont Miramar Hotel and Bungalows (Fairmont.com) is located on Wilshire Boulevard and Ocean Avenue, directly across the Santa Monica State Beach Park. The hotel combines its historic roots with modern elegance to provide a sophisticated and inviting atmosphere for its guests. Guests have access to the hotel’s swimming pool, ocean views, on-site health club and FIG Restaurant, run by famed chef Ray Garcia. Room rates start at $305 per night.
Hotel Shangri-La (shangrila-hotel.com) is located on Ocean Avenue near Arizona Avenue. The retro-style building has been offering expansive views of the Pacific Ocean from every room and suite since 1939. It also features an elevated pool with a poolside bar, private cabanas and a rooftop bar. Room rates start at $264 per night.
Other downtown hotels include the Georgian Hotel (georgianhotel.com) with rates starting at $228 per night, the Ocean View Hotel (oceanviewsantamonica.com) with rates starting at $179 per night and the Shore Hotel (shorehotel.com) with rates starting at $245 per night.
Santa Monica Pier
The Santa Monica Pier is one of the city’s most popular places to hang out. It’s a place to play, shop, dine and just have fun on the beach. As you stroll down the pier, you can visit the Santa Monica Pier Aquarium, take a ride on the carousel or Ferris wheel, play games at the arcade or grab a bite at the Bubba Gump Shrimp Company.
The Holiday Inn Santa Monica Beach At the Pier Hotel (holidayinn.com) is located on Colorado Avenue, just a short walk from the pier entrance. The hotel features a rooftop pool, on-site health club and porter service, and children always eat for free at the hotel restaurant. Room rates start at $209 per night.
The Hotel California is located just a short distance from the entrance to the pier on Ocean Avenue. The hotel features comfortable rooms with in-room refrigerators and coffee makers so you can take your time in the mornings. Room rates start at $179 per night.
An Oceanside Getaway
Santa Monica is a laid-back city but is filled with energy. Once you visit this place, you’ll want to return year after year. From affordable Santa Monica hotels to value-priced airfares, Orbitz.com can help you save money on your travel so you can spend it making memories.
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Recently booked Santa Monica hotels
|Hotel||Last booked||Stars||Price from|
|Wyndham Santa Monica At The Pier||2 hours ago||$186|
|Georgian Hotel||10 hours ago||$226|
|Viceroy Santa Monica||13 hours ago||$263|
|The Fairmont Miramar Hotel Santa Monica||14 hours ago||$305|
|Ocean View Hotel||14 hours ago||$179|
|Travelodge Santa Monica||15 hours ago||$119|
|Le Meridien Delfina Santa Monica Hotel||1 day ago||$179|
|Santa Monica Motel||1 day ago||$99|
|The Hotel California||1 day ago||$126|
|Comfort Inn Near Santa Monica Pier||1 day ago||$119|
Recently Rated Santa Monica Hotels
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|The Hotel California||
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|Doubletree Guest Suites Santa Monica||
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|The Fairmont Miramar Hotel Santa Monica||
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|Ocean View Hotel||
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|Days Inn Santa Monica/Los Angeles||
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|JW Marriott Santa Monica Le Merigot||
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|BEST WESTERN PLUS Gateway Hotel Santa Monica||
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What I needed, but nothing special
The perfect hotel in Santa Monica - affordable- stylish and across the street from Santa Monica Beach- only one block from the Santa Monica Pier- Shopping Mall and Third Street Promenade.... More
One Year Anniversary
We are Santa Monicas new green and luxurious oceanfront hotel. Shore Hotel is the first and only newly built; sustainable; LEED Gold certified hotel in Santa Monica. Inspired by the convergence of... More
Average but nice
This recently renovated gem offers breezy, hacienda-style lodging in a prime location, a block from the Santa Monica Pier. Rooms and suites feature hardwood floors, premium beautyrest pillow-top... More
Perched on a high bluff, mere steps from the beach, this timeless Santa Monica boutique hotel has undergone a $30 million redesign promising you a stylish haven to see and be seen. A lush... More
Located on the beach in the heart of Santa Monica, Le Merigot offers a luxury oasis reminiscent of the fine hotels on France's Cote d'Azur. With a blend of European elegance and casual Southern... More
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Great four days
California is the star at luxuriant L.A. hotel overlooking the oceanLive the California dream, old and new, at the Fairmont Miramar Hotel Santa Monica (also known as the Fairmont Miramar Hotel... More
Always an oasis of comfort.
Vintage aesthetic coupled with contemporary accoutrements, The Georgian Santa Monica luxury hotel boasts a history as vibrant and rich as our accommodations. A shining star of the Santa Monica... More
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good location - average hotel
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An urban retreat at the shore - British impressions- with bold current perspectives. Business friendly- yet vacation ready- and just steps from the Santa Monica pier- beaches- shopping- dinning and... More
Welcoming right from the start
Situated on the Pacific Ocean with the thriving Santa Monica cityscape on one side and Muscle Beach and the Santa Monica Pier on the other, Loews Santa Monica Beach Hotel delivers the best seat at... More
Charming Santa Monica hotel near ocean with city sights, sleek comfortsLe Mridien Delfina Santa Monica Hotel is close to Santa Monica's lovely oceanfront, cosmopolitan shopping and dining scenes,... More
The perfect economy motel in Santa Monica -- affordable- and only 7 blocks from Santa Monica Beach- Santa Monica Pier- Santa Monica Place Shopping Mall and Third Street Promenade. Santa Monica... More
Great value,not far from the beach and shopping precinct
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just what we needed
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Santa Montica gem
An economy motel in Santa Monica, close to the Santa Monica Beach, Shopping Mall and Third Street Promenade. Pavilions Motel accommodations feature Free parking, Free Wireless Internet access, and... More
They should of paid me
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