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Overview of Hotel Shangri La Santa Monica

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Outdoor pool, free cabanas, pool umbrellas
Outdoor pool, free cabanas, pool umbrellas
Terrace/Patio
50-inch flat-screen TV with cable channels, iPod dock, pay movies
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Hotel Shangri La Santa Monica

4 out of 5

4.1/5 Very good

Guests rated this property 4.3/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Air conditioning
  • Restaurant
  • Gym
  • Breakfast available

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • 24-hour vacancy between guest room stays
  • Hand sanitizer provided

Explore the area

    Popular LocationSanta Monica Beach1 min walk
    Popular LocationSanta Monica Pier11 min walk
    Popular LocationMain Street Santa Monica16 min walk
    AirportLos Angeles, CA (LAX-Los Angeles Intl.)23 min drive

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About this area

Santa Monica

Hotel Shangri La Santa Monica is located near the beach and in an area with good shopping. Getty Center and J. Paul Getty Museum are cultural highlights, and some of the area's popular attractions include Santa Monica Pier and Venice Beach Boardwalk. Sony Pictures Studios and CBS Television City are not to be missed. Parasailing, sailing, and surfing/boogie boarding offer great chances to get out on the surrounding water, or you can seek out an adventure with hiking/biking trails nearby.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Santa Monica Beach - 1 min walk
  • Third Street Promenade - 2 min walk
  • Santa Monica Place - 8 min walk
  • Santa Monica Pier - 11 min walk
  • Main Street Santa Monica - 16 min walk

Getting around

  • Downtown Santa Monica Station - 12 min walk
  • Los Angeles Union Station - 19 min drive
  • Los Angeles Intl. (LAX) - 23 min drive

Restaurants

  • The Dining Room — 1 min walk
  • Blue Plate Oysterette — 3 min walk
  • SUGARFISH by sushi nozawa — 4 min walk
  • Loteria Grill — 4 min walk
  • 800 Degrees — 4 min walk

About this property

Hotel Shangri La Santa Monica

4-star beach hotel with a conference center
At Hotel Shangri La Santa Monica, hit the nearby beach, dine onsite at The Dining Room, or enjoy a drink at one of the hotel's 2 bars/lounges. All 70 rooms feature modern comforts like flat-screen TVs with cable channels, free WiFi, and iPod docking stations. Other amenities available to guests include 24-hour room service, minibars, and premium bedding.
Hotel Shangri La Santa Monica offers 70 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 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. Hypo-allergenic bedding and irons/ironing boards can be requested. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered daily.

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.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter

Social distancing

Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Hand sanitizer provided
Individually-wrapped food options available for breakfast, lunch, dinner, and through room service
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Valet parking on site (USD 49 per night; includes in/out privileges)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking and van parking available
  • Limo/town car service

Food and drink

  • Full breakfast available for a fee daily 7:00 AM–11:00 AM: USD 35 per person
  • 1 restaurant
  • 2 bars/lounges and 1 poolside bar
  • 24-hour room service

Things to do

  • Fitness center
  • Outdoor pool
  • Yoga classes

Family friendly

  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Laundry facilities
  • Outdoor pool

Conveniences

  • Banquet hall
  • Elevator
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Gift shop/newsstand

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Turndown service

Languages spoken

  • Arabic
  • Chinese
  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Russian
  • Spanish

Business services

  • Conference center (700 square feet of space)
  • Meeting room

Outdoors

  • Free pool cabanas
  • Pool sun loungers
  • Pool umbrellas
  • Terrace

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Braille signage
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Roll-in shower (select rooms)
  • Valet for wheelchair-equipped vehicle
  • Wheelchair-accessible business center
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible fitness center
  • Wheelchair-accessible lounge
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible pool
  • Wheelchair-accessible public washroom
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible restaurant
  • Wheelchair-accessible van parking

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Bed sheets
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Premium bedding

Bathroom

  • Bathrobes
  • Designer toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Shower/tub combination

Entertainment

  • 50-inch flat-screen TV
  • Cable channels
  • iPod dock
  • Pay movies
  • Premium channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Cookware/dishes/utensils
  • Minibar

More

  • Access via exterior corridors
  • Desk
  • Free local calls
  • Free newspapers
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Laptop-compatible safe
  • Phone
  • Turndown service

Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 3 PM - 2 AM

Check-out

Check-out before noon
Express check-out

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)
Service animals are exempt from fees

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! Children stay free when using existing bedding
Rollaway/extra beds are not available
Free cribs (infant beds)

Property payment types

Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Deposit: USD 300 per stay
  • Resort fee: USD 25.00 per accommodation, per night
The resort fee includes:
  • Pool access
  • Beach towels
  • Fitness center access
  • Internet access
  • Newspaper
  • In-room coffee
  • Concierge service
  • Additional inclusions

We have included all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for full breakfast: USD 35 per person (approximately)
  • Valet parking fee: USD 49 per night (in/out privileges)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be 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
This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted
Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed

Property is also known as

Hotel Shangri
Hotel Shangri La
Hotel Shangri La Santa Monica
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Shangri Hotel
Shangri Hotel Santa Monica
Shangri La Santa Monica
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4.1
Very good
Rating 5 - Excellent. 438 out of 981 reviews
5 - Excellent 45%
Rating 4 - Good. 318 out of 981 reviews
4 - Good 32%
Rating 3 - Okay. 118 out of 981 reviews
3 - Okay 12%
Rating 2 - Poor. 64 out of 981 reviews
2 - Poor 7%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 43 out of 981 reviews
1 - Terrible 4%

4.3/5

Cleanliness

4.3/5

Staff & service

3.9/5

Amenities

3.9/5

Property conditions & facilities

1/5 Terrible

Travelled with partner
Liked: Staff & service
Disliked: Amenities
The photos don’t look like it is in person.
Stayed 1 night in May 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
The hotel was in a prime location! The room was so big and roomy for our family of 4. The pool was gorgeous!! We wish we could have spent more time relaxing out there. Loved this hotel and the staff was amazing too.
Stayed 3 nights in Apr 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Close to ocean and service its self was very high.
Stayed 2 nights in Apr 2021

3/5 Okay

Travelled with partner
Disliked: Staff & service, amenities
The property is run down and our bathroom wasn’t clean. The staff were unpleasant and unhelpful. The only staff member we enjoyed our interactions with were the valet team
Stayed 1 night in Apr 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Beautiful location!! Food was delicious at the hotel!!
Stayed 3 nights in Apr 2021