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Top 10 Hotels in Santa Monica

Le Meridien Delfina Santa Monica
4 out of 5
530 Pico Blvd, Santa Monica, CA
CA $336
per night
May 3 - May 4
1.37 km from city centre
4.1/5Very Good! (1,699 reviews)

"Everything was great, staff, location , room, front desk, cleanliness"…"

Reviewed on Mar. 23, 2020

Le Meridien Delfina Santa Monica
DoubleTree Suites by Hilton Santa Monica
3.5 out of 5
1707 4th St, Santa Monica, CA
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
CA $254
per night
Apr 14 - Apr 15
1.38 km from city centre
4.1/5Very Good! (2,066 reviews)

"This is a great location within walking distance of everything, including the beach. The hotel was undergoing a remodel while we were there, but it was quite at night, so the construction noise was not a problem. We will be back to see how the "new" hotel looks! All of the staff was very ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 14, 2020

DoubleTree Suites by Hilton Santa Monica
Hampton Inn & Suites Santa Monica
2.5 out of 5
501 Colorado Avenue, Santa Monica, CA
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
CA $254
per night
Apr 14 - Apr 15
1.12 km from city centre
4.4/5Excellent! (988 reviews)

"great staff and friendly, odd site parking is ok - just read the signs, super close to Sana Monica pier"…"

Reviewed on Mar. 17, 2020

Hampton Inn & Suites Santa Monica
Fairmont Miramar Hotel & Bungalows
5 out of 5
101 Wilshire Blvd, Santa Monica, CA
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1.69 km from city centre
4.3/5Excellent! (1,841 reviews)

"As our travel to the property is for business, the patio amenity and tables to work around with heating units is wonderful. It is always a favorite of ours and we usually stay and eat dinner out there as well. Valet and Bell Desk are always quick and very eager to please."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 16, 2020

Fairmont Miramar Hotel & Bungalows
SureStay Hotel by Best Western Santa Monica
2.5 out of 5
3102 Pico Blvd, Santa Monica, CA
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
CA $167
per night
Apr 14 - Apr 15
2.48 km from city centre
4.1/5Very Good! (2,114 reviews)

"Nice location, clean property. I’ll be back for sure"…"

Reviewed on Mar. 16, 2020

SureStay Hotel by Best Western Santa Monica
Wyndham Santa Monica At The Pier
3.5 out of 5
120 Colorado Avenue, Santa Monica, CA
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
CA $251
per night
Apr 12 - Apr 13
1.6 km from city centre
3.8/5Good! (1,967 reviews)

"I've stayed here several times, great location, close to everything, great staff."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 8, 2020

Wyndham Santa Monica At The Pier
Loews Santa Monica Beach Hotel
4.5 out of 5
1700 Ocean Ave, Santa Monica, CA
CA $371
per night
Apr 10 - Apr 11
1.7 km from city centre
4.2/5Very Good! (2,025 reviews)

"Nice views of the breath and the fire pit was great"…"

Reviewed on Mar. 17, 2020

Loews Santa Monica Beach Hotel
Viceroy Santa Monica
4 out of 5
1819 Ocean Avenue, Santa Monica, CA
CA $491
per night
May 3 - May 4
1.77 km from city centre
4.3/5Excellent! (1,606 reviews)

"The hotel was beautifully decorated, the service was impeccable, and it was centrally located directly across the street from Santa Monica Pier. If you’re considering this hotel, you won’t be disappointed."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 16, 2020

Viceroy Santa Monica
Gateway Hotel Santa Monica
3.5 out of 5
1920 Santa Monica Blvd, Santa Monica, CA
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
CA $181
per night
Apr 14 - Apr 15
0.69 km from city centre
4.4/5Wonderful! (1,215 reviews)

"Very close to Santa Monica pier - room was small and dark but nice."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 27, 2020

Gateway Hotel Santa Monica
Santa Monica Proper Hotel
4.5 out of 5
700 Wilshire Blvd, Santa Monica, CA
CA $523
per night
May 5 - May 6
1.07 km from city centre
4.3/5Excellent! (70 reviews)

"I’ve never felt more welcomed at a hotel. The entire staff was so kind and very attentive. We were traveling with our 18 month old and they made us feel so cared for and right at home. The food is delicious and the decor is stunning. 10/10 would return again!"…"

Reviewed on Mar. 3, 2020

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Santa Monica Hotel Guide

Apartment and hotel choices are many and varied in Santa Monica. On our comprehensive accommodation pages you'll find 127 accommodations within 0.1 kilometres (0.06 miles) of Santa Monica's center.

Those keen to sleep within 1 kilometre (0.6 miles) of downtown Santa Monica, should check out the Ambrose Hotel and Best Western Plus Gateway Hotel Santa Monica.

Students, families and those on a budget can select from some lovely Santa Monica accommodation options that definitely won't blow holes in their budget. The Wyndham Santa Monica At The Pier is 2 kilometres (1 mile) from the main part of Santa Monica, while the Ambrose Hotel is 0.8 kilometres (0.5 miles) away. Two more budget options in Santa Monica are the Bayside Hotel and the Best Western Plus Gateway Hotel Santa Monica.

You could try the Montage Beverly Hills or the Beverly Wilshire - Beverly Hills, A Four Seasons Hotel. The Montage Beverly Hills is located 9 kilometres (6 miles) from the main part of Santa Monica. The Beverly Wilshire - Beverly Hills, A Four Seasons Hotel, is positioned 9 kilometres (6 miles) away. Two other Expedia-listed options worth checking out are the The Peninsula Beverly Hills and the Shutters on the Beach.

Looking to go a little further afield? Southern California has many options. Southern California is marked by beaches and mountains. Commonly visited Southern California visitor sites include art galleries and open-air exhibits. Active visitors might also try their hand at snowboarding in this part of United States of America.

Pomona is 65 kilometres (41 miles) to the east of Santa Monica and is home to the California State Polytechnic University Pomona and Pomona College. Should you wish to spend a night or two in Pomona, check Expedia's booking pages for the latest deals at the Hotel Casa 425 and Sheraton Fairplex Hotel & Conference Center. Or stay in Pasadena, 35 kilometres (21 miles) to the northeast of Santa Monica, where you'll find the Langham Huntington, Pasadena, Los Angeles and The Bissell House. If you're staying in Pasadena, you might like to visit the Pasadena Playhouse and Glendale Adventist Medical Center.

If you are arriving or departing through Los Angeles International Airport, you might like to book some accommodation at Inn at Playa del Rey, or Hotel MdR Marina del Rey – a DoubleTree by Hilton, both of which are nearby.

Frequently asked questions

Where is the best place to stay in Santa Monica?
The Ambrose is a favorite property for Expedia customers. This 3.5-star hotel offers free breakfast and free WiFi. Traveler reviews also recommend Channel Road Inn, A Four Sisters Inn and The Huntley Hotel as top options for your visit.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Santa Monica, will I receive a refund?
Yes! Most room reservations are fully refundable if cancelled prior to the accommodation’s cancellation deadline, which is usually within 24-48 hours of your check-in date. If you have a non-refundable reservation, it might still be possible to cancel it and get a refund within 24 hours of your booking. Plug in dates and click on “Search”, then you can use the “free cancellation” filter to review the best deals available in Santa Monica.
Where can I learn more about changing or cancelling my trip to Santa Monica?
To find more details about picking new dates or cancelling your trip to Santa Monica, head over to our customer service page.
What's the best place to stay on a budget in Santa Monica?
Based on reviews, Pavilions Motel is a popular 1-star property for our travelers looking for an economical choice, and features free WiFi and air conditioning. Other good choices to stay on the cheap include HI Santa Monica Hostel and Bayside Hotel.
Where is the best hotel for a stay in Ocean Park?
With 70 hotels and other accommodations to choose from in this neighborhood, you should find the perfect place for your trip. Based on Expedia customer reviews, Sea Shore Motel is the highest ranked property in Ocean Park. This property is a short 7-minute walk from Santa Monica Beach, and it offers free WiFi and free parking. Other top choices in the neighborhood include Le Meridien Delfina Santa Monica and Casa Del Mar.
What's the best hotel for a family trip to Santa Monica?
Shore Hotel is a top 4-star hotel on Expedia for families, and features an outdoor pool and a restaurant. Other options to stay with the kids include The Huntley Hotel and Wyndham Santa Monica At The Pier. Also kids of all ages will enjoy a visit to Santa Monica Pier.
What's the best accommodation for a couple visiting Santa Monica?
Loews Santa Monica Beach Hotel is a favorite 4.5-star hotel for couples, and features premium bedding and an alfresco restaurant. Other good options for a stay with your sweetheart include Viceroy Santa Monica and Oceana.
What's the best pet-friendly place to stay in Santa Monica?
Casa Del Mar is a top hotel for people traveling with their pets, and offers a restaurant and 24-hour room service for its human guests. Two other good options for you and your pet’s trip include Pavilions Motel and JW Marriott Santa Monica Le Merigot.
What's the best place to stay close to Santa Monica Pier?
Adjacent to Santa Monica Pier, Loews Santa Monica Beach Hotel is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveler data, and this 4.5-star hotel offers a restaurant and an outdoor pool. Other good options close by include Wyndham Santa Monica At The Pier and Shore Hotel.
What about the best place to stay close to Santa Monica Beach?
One of the top choices for your stay is The Fairmont Miramar Hotel & Bungalows, located next to Santa Monica Beach, and this 5-star hotel offers a full-service spa and 2 restaurants. Loews Santa Monica Beach Hotel and Shore Hotel are other good choices nearby.
What's the best accommodation to stay near the beach in Santa Monica?
The Ambrose is a top 4.5-star beachfront hotel with an outdoor pool and a restaurant. Other good choices to stay near the beach include DoubleTree Suites by Hilton Santa Monica and The Huntley Hotel. To enjoy some time by the water, head to Santa Monica Beach or Venice Beach.
What's the best high-end place to stay in Santa Monica?
Le Meridien Delfina Santa Monica is a 4-star hotel with a poolside restaurant and a bar, and it’s a popular choice for Expedia travelers looking for a pampered stay.

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