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Located in Beach Cities within a short walk of Santa Monica Pier, Hotel Shangri La Santa Monica is within a few miles (5 km) of other popular sights such as Venice Beach. This 4-star hotel has 70 rooms and welcomes guests with a restaurant, an outdoor pool, and free in-room WiFi. It's in central Santa Monica and also a short walk from Camera Obscura and Ocean Avenue.
Enjoy a leisurely bite to eat at The Dining Room, the hotel's onsite restaurant. Order from 24-hour room service to satisfy your hunger without leaving your room. Start each morning off right with full breakfast served for a fee.
The 70 rooms are air-conditioned and have an array of amenities, including iPod docks, minibars, and coffee makers. Guests can expect to find free WiFi and 50-inch flat-screen TVs with cable channels and pay movies. Bathrooms offer hair dryers and designer toiletries, and beds are dressed in premium bedding. Free newspapers, free local calls, and laptop-compatible safes are other standard amenities.
At Hotel Shangri La Santa Monica, guests enjoy features like an outdoor pool, a fitness center, and free WiFi in public areas. Valet parking is available for USD 42 per night, and there's also limo/town car service. The front desk is staffed 24/7 to help with dry cleaning/laundry, concierge services, and luggage storage. Other amenities at this luxury hotel include a conference center, express check-out, and free newspapers.
- Walking distance to Santa Monica Pier
- Free WiFi in rooms and public areas
- Onsite dining
- Outdoor pool
Hotel Shangri La Santa Monica
Hotel Shangri La Santa Monica features an outdoor pool and a fitness center. The hotel offers a restaurant. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of the hotel's bars, which include 2 bars/lounges and a poolside bar. High-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary.
Business-related amenities at this 4-star property consist of limo/town car service and a meeting room. Event facilities measuring 300-700 square feet (28 square meters) include a conference center. This Art Deco hotel also offers spa services, tour/ticket assistance, and gift shops/newsstands. Onsite parking is available (surcharge).
Hotel Shangri La Santa Monica is a smoke-free property.
- 24-hour front desk
- Number of floors - 7
- Year Built 1939
- Valet parking (surcharge)
- Number of bars/lounges - 2
- Breakfast available (surcharge)
- Free newspapers in lobby
- Concierge services
- Conference space
- Dry cleaning/laundry service
- Express check-out
- Fitness facilities
- Gift shops or newsstand
- Free WiFi
- Pool umbrellas
- Tours/ticket assistance
- Total number of rooms - 70
- Limo or Town Car service available
- One meeting room
- Poolside bar
- Luggage storage
- Conference space size (feet) - 300-700
- Conference space size (meters) - 28
- Free pool cabanas
- Pool sun loungers
- Number of meeting rooms - 2
- Conference center
- Smoke-free property
- Spa services on site
- Outdoor pool
- Use of nearby fitness center (discount)
- Number of buildings/towers - 1
Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi
Valet parking (surcharge)
Hotel Shangri La Santa Monica offers 70 air-conditioned accommodations, which are accessible via exterior corridors and feature iPod docking stations and minibars. Beds feature premium bedding. 50-inch flat-screen televisions come with premium cable channels and pay movies. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations, bathrobes, designer toiletries, and complimentary toiletries.
Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless high-speed Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and complimentary newspapers, as well as phones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include laptop-compatible safes and coffee/tea makers. In-room massages, hypo-allergenic bedding, and irons/ironing boards can be requested. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered daily.
- Premium TV channels
- Pay movies
- Hypo-allergenic bedding available
- Premium bedding
- In-room climate control (air conditioning)
- Air conditioning
- Free newspaper
- Access via exterior corridors
- Free local calls
- Coffee/tea maker
- Daily housekeeping
- Turndown service
- Designer toiletries
- Private bathroom
- Free toiletries
- Hair dryer
- In-room massage available
- Shower/tub combination
- Iron/ironing board (on request)
- Flat-panel TV
- Free WiFi
- In-room safe (laptop compatible)
- iPod docking station
- Cookware, dishware, and utensils
- Blackout drapes/curtains
- Room service (24 hours)
- Free cribs/infant beds
- Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)
- Cable TV service
Where to Eat
Full breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning.
The Dining Room - This poolside restaurant serves breakfast, brunch, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.
24-hour room service is available.
Nearby Things to Do
Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool and a fitness center.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.
- Golfing nearby
- Surfing/boogie boarding nearby
- Sailing nearby
- Hiking/biking trails nearby
- Bicycle rentals nearby
- Parasailing nearby
- Yoga classes/instruction on site
If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.
- Accessible bathroom
- Roll-in shower
- In-room accessibility
Check-in time ends at 2 AM
Check-in time starts at 3 PM
Special check-in instructions:
Check-out time is noon
Children and extra beds
- Children are welcome.
- Kids stay free! Children 17 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.
- Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 25 per night.
- Free cribs (infant beds)!
- Pets allowed for an extra charge of USD 250 per accommodation, per stay
You need to know
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
Noise-free rooms not guaranteed
- Fee for full breakfast: USD 20 per person (approximately)
- Valet parking fee: USD 42 per night (in/out privileges)
- Pet fee: USD 250 per accommodation, per stay
- Rollaway bed fee: USD 25 per night
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We should mention
Children 17 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.
Awards & Affiliations
- The property is a member of the Small Luxury Hotels of the World.