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Shutters on the Beach

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Outdoor pool, open 7:00 AM to 8:00 PM, cabanas (surcharge)
Outdoor pool, open 7:00 AM to 8:00 PM, cabanas (surcharge)
Outdoor pool, open 7:00 AM to 8:00 PM, cabanas (surcharge)
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Overview of Shutters on the Beach

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Shutters on the Beach

5 out of 5

4.5/5 Wonderful

Guests rated this property 4.7/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Pet-friendly
  • Air conditioning
  • Spa
  • Restaurant

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitizer provided
  • Personal protective equipment
  • Social distancing
1 Pico Blvd, Santa Monica, CA, 90405

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationSanta Monica Beach1 min walk
  • Popular LocationSanta Monica Pier8 min walk
  • Popular LocationVenice Beach Boardwalk19 min walk
  • AirportLos Angeles, CA (LAX-Los Angeles Intl.)14 min drive

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About this area

Santa Monica

Located in Santa Monica, Shutters on the Beach is in the city center and on the waterfront. Santa Monica Pier and Main Street Santa Monica are worth checking out if shopping is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Santa Monica Beach and Venice Beach. Don't miss out on a visit to Venice Beach Boardwalk.

What's nearby

  • Santa Monica Beach - 1 min walk
  • Original Muscle Beach - 3 min walk
  • Santa Monica Pier - 8 min walk
  • Santa Monica Place - 11 min walk
  • Venice Beach Boardwalk - 19 min walk

Getting around

  • Downtown Santa Monica Station - 12 min walk
  • Los Angeles Union Station - 18 min drive
  • Los Angeles Intl. (LAX) - 14 min drive

Restaurants

  • Coast — 1 min walk
  • 1 Pico — 1 min walk
  • Cha Cha Chicken — 2 min walk
  • Cora's Coffee Shoppe — 2 min walk
  • Stella Barra Pizeria — 5 min walk

About this property

Shutters on the Beach

Luxury Santa Monica hotel in Downtown Santa Monica, walk to Santa Monica Beach
2 restaurants, a full-service spa, and an outdoor pool are available at this smoke-free hotel. WiFi in public areas is free. Other amenities include 2 bars/lounges, a fitness center, and a 24-hour business center. All 198 rooms feature thoughtful touches like bathrobes and slippers, plus free WiFi, free wired Internet, and LCD TVs with satellite channels. Guests will also find pillowtop beds, 24-hour room service, and minibars.
Shutters on the Beach offers 198 accommodations with minibars and safes. Pillowtop beds feature premium bedding. 42-inch LCD televisions come with satellite channels and pay movies.

Bathrooms include showers, bathrobes, slippers, and designer toiletries. This Santa Monica hotel provides complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottled water and coffee/tea makers. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered daily.

An outdoor pool and a spa tub are on site. Other recreational amenities include a fitness center.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

ONE Spa has 5 treatment rooms including rooms for couples. Services include deep-tissue massages, hot stone massages, sports massages, and Swedish massages. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy. The spa is equipped with a sauna, a spa tub, and a steam room.

The spa is open daily.

Awards and affiliations

The property is a member of Preferred Hotels & Resorts.

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

Contactless check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Masks and gloves available
Hand sanitizer provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi and wired Internet
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Secured covered valet parking on site (USD 60.00 per day; includes in/out privileges)
  • Electric car charging station on site
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available
  • 24-hour roundtrip airport shuttle (surcharge)

Food and drink

  • Full breakfast available for a fee daily 7:00 AM–11:00 AM: USD 30.00-60.00 for adults and USD 30.00-60.00 for children
  • 2 restaurants
  • 2 bars/lounges
  • 24-hour room service

Things to do

  • Aerobics classes
  • Beach yoga
  • Fitness center
  • Full-service spa
  • Outdoor pool
  • Pilates classes
  • Private picnics
  • Spa tub
  • Yoga classes

Family friendly

  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Laundry facilities
  • Outdoor pool
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)

Conveniences

  • ATM/banking services
  • Elevator
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Front-desk safe
  • Gift shop/newsstand

Guest services

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

Languages spoken

  • Dutch
  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

Business services

  • 24-hour business center
  • Computer station
  • Meeting rooms - 7

Outdoors

  • Beach loungers
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Pool cabanas (surcharge)
  • Pool sun loungers
  • Pool umbrellas
  • Terrace

Spa

  • 5 treatment rooms
  • Aromatherapy
  • Body scrubs
  • Body treatments
  • Couples treatment room(s)
  • Detox wraps
  • Facials
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Massage - deep-tissue
  • Massage - hot stone
  • Massage - sports
  • Massage - Swedish
  • Massage/treatment rooms
  • Sauna
  • Spa open daily
  • Spa tub
  • Steam room

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)
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower (select rooms)
  • Wheelchair-accessible business center
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible lounge
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible pool
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible restaurant
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

More

  • Beach towels
  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Renovated entire property - September 2017
  • Romance packages available
  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Bed sheets
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Heating (climate-controlled)
  • Pillow-top mattress
  • Premium bedding
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)

Bathroom

  • Bathrobes
  • Designer toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Shower
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • 42-inch LCD TV
  • Pay movies
  • Satellite channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Free bottled water
  • Minibar

More

  • Iron/ironing board
  • Phone
  • Safe
  • Slippers
  • Turndown service

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Check-in

Check-in from 4:00 PM - 5:00 AM
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before noon

Special check-in instructions

To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation
If you are planning to arrive after 5:00 AM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Renovations and closures

The following facilities are closed seasonally each year. They will be closed from July 30 to March 31:
  • Meeting facilities
  • Spa tub

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets allowed for an extra charge of USD 125 per accommodation, per stay, plus a deposit of USD 125.0 per stay
Dogs welcome
1 per room (up to 35 lbs)
Pets cannot be left unattended
Service animals are exempt from fees
Restrictions apply; for more information contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 50.0 per night
Free cribs (infant beds)

Property payment types

Important information

Fees

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

  • Resort fee (February 01 - December 31): USD 39.90 per accommodation, per night
The resort fee includes:
  • Pool access
  • Spa access
  • Health club access
  • Fitness center access
  • Fitness/yoga classes
  • Sporting facilities or equipment
  • Internet access
  • Newspaper

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.

  • Breakfast fee: between USD 30.00 and USD 60.00 for adults, USD 30.00 and USD 60.00 for children (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: USD 150 per vehicle (one-way)
  • Airport shuttle fee per child: USD 150 (one-way), (from 2 to 17 years old)
  • Covered valet parking fee: USD 60.00 per day (in/out privileges)
  • Pet deposit: USD 125.0 per stay
  • Pet fee: USD 125 per accommodation, per stay
  • Service animals are exempt from fees
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 50.0 per night

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

You need to know

This property is managed by a professional host; the provision of housing is linked to their trade, business, or profession, within the meaning of article 155 of the French Tax Code
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 Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Discover, and Diners Club; cash is not accepted
Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, a first aid kit, and window guards
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply); guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
Pool access available from 7:00 AM to 8:00 PM
Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments; reservations can be made by contacting the property prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section)

Property is also known as

Shutters Beach Hotel Santa Monica
Shutters Beach Hotel
Shutters Beach Santa Monica
Shutters Beach
Shutters Santa Monica
Shutters On The Beach Hotel Santa Monica
Shutters on the Beach Hotel
Shutters on the Beach Santa Monica
Shutters on the Beach Hotel Santa Monica

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Overall score and ratings

4.5

Wonderful

Rating 5 - Excellent. 256 out of 372 reviews
5 - Excellent 69%
Rating 4 - Good. 68 out of 372 reviews
4 - Good 18%
Rating 3 - Okay. 28 out of 372 reviews
3 - Okay 8%
Rating 2 - Poor. 13 out of 372 reviews
2 - Poor 3%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 7 out of 372 reviews
1 - Terrible 2%

4.7/5

Cleanliness

4.5/5

Staff & service

4.6/5

Amenities

4.5/5

Property conditions & facilities

4/5 Good

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities
This hotel is very cozy and feels like you are staying at your mother’s friend guest room. It’s classic elegant beach house type hotel. I wish the lighting in the bathroom were brighter but overall we enjoyed our stay.
Stayed 1 night in Nov 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Top-notch service and great location right on the beach.
Stayed 2 nights in Nov 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
The hotel was amazingly clean!!! The staff was extraordinary!!! We came for a one night anniversary get away. It was refreshing and other worldly. The best anniversary we have had by far.
Stayed 1 night in Nov 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
The Shutters is an amazing place to stay. The staff is so gracious and friendly. They work to remember your name and exceed your expectations. Everything at the hotel is excellent. I truly enjoyed my stay. I felt very spoiled.
Stayed 4 nights in Nov 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
A great place to stay. On the beach, staff is great, food is great. Best in Santa Monica.
Stayed 3 nights in Oct 2021