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Featured Santa Monica 5 Stars Hotels

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Shutters on the Beach
Shutters on the Beach
5.0 out of 5.0 1 Pico Blvd, Santa Monica, CA
Free Cancellation
$539
4.5/5 (2 reviews)

Beautiful view, right on the beach. The food was excellent, and poolside was also very quaint.

Reviewed on May 7, 2019
The Fairmont Miramar Hotel & Bungalows
The Fairmont Miramar Hotel & Bungalows
5.0 out of 5.0 101 Wilshire Blvd, Santa Monica, CA
Free Cancellation
$359
4.3/5 (71 reviews)

Super friendly staff! We had to wait a little for our room to be ready but they kept our bags at the hotel and took them up to the room once it was ready! Super clean, awesome amenities, beautiful location! Would definitely recommend!

Reviewed on May 20, 2019
Casa Del Mar
Casa Del Mar
5.0 out of 5.0 1910 Ocean Way, Santa Monica, CA
Free Cancellation
$446
4.2/5 (6 reviews)

Great location right on the beach. Staff was friendly and helpful and the car service is a nice amenity. The prices in the restaurant are very high.

Reviewed on Mar 13, 2019
Oceana
Oceana
5.0 out of 5.0 849 Ocean Ave, Santa Monica, CA
$501
4.1/5 (14 reviews)

The dinner or buffet in the morning is quiet and incredable food. Try the coconut panada. Incredable. I will return if only to have dinner. Got to have a couple of drawbacks? To get to the lobby and check-in .... a guest must be able to do 20 or so step stairsteps. Elevator to everything else. Valet ...

Reviewed on Sep 28, 2012

Best 5 star hotels in Santa Monica

Guarantee yourself a relaxing time when you book the best of the best: 5 star hotels in Santa Monica. After all, treating yourself to the finer things is what vacations are about. 

What are the criteria for a 5 star hotel?
5 star hotel requirements include distinctive services and amenities that surpass all others. These Santa Monica hotels bring an incomparable degree of quality and attention to detail, with guest satisfaction being top priority. Your 5 star hotel should be dressed to impress, with design details like marble surfaces and hi-tech fixtures.

What amenities can I expect at a 5 star hotel?
Santa Monica 5 star hotels and resorts typically offer luxury amenities such as:

  • Gourmet restaurant
  • Full-service fitness center with pool
  • Luxury spa 
  • Welcome gifts upon arrival
  • Top-of-the-line beds and linens 
  • Designer personal care products
  • Premium cable, free Wi-Fi and device docking stations

How do I find an amazing 5 star hotel?
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