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Top Hotels Close to Santa Monica Pier

HI Santa Monica Hostel
2 out of 5
0.5 km from Santa Monica Pier
CA $184
per night
May 3 - May 4
4.4/5Excellent! (366 reviews)

"The best hostel I've been to so far. Clean, good amenities, central, and lovely people."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 11, 2020

HI Santa Monica Hostel
Wyndham Santa Monica At The Pier
3.5 out of 5
0.3 km from Santa Monica Pier
CA $254
per night
Apr 5 - Apr 6
3.8/5Good! (1,964 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
0.4 km from Santa Monica Pier
CA $355
per night
Apr 5 - Apr 6
4.2/5Very Good! (2,024 reviews)

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

Reviewed on Mar. 17, 2020

Loews Santa Monica Beach Hotel
Shore Hotel
4 out of 5
0.3 km from Santa Monica Pier
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
CA $219
per night
Apr 7 - Apr 8
4.4/5Excellent! (2,078 reviews)

"Very sleek and modern and the location can’t be beat!"…"

Reviewed on Mar. 18, 2020

Shore Hotel
Ocean Lodge Santa Monica Beach Hotel
3 out of 5
0.3 km from Santa Monica Pier
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
CA $224
per night
Apr 10 - Apr 11
3.7/5Good! (402 reviews)

"Location is really interesting The 2 rooms, a lot of space"…"

Reviewed on Mar. 10, 2020

Ocean Lodge Santa Monica Beach Hotel
Ocean View Hotel
3 out of 5
0.3 km from Santa Monica Pier
Free Cancellation
CA $190
per night
Apr 6 - Apr 7
3.8/5Good! (1,972 reviews)

"It was a great location but not the best hotel in the world"…"

Reviewed on Mar. 16, 2020

Ocean View Hotel
Hotel Carmel
2 out of 5
0.5 km from Santa Monica Pier
CA $251
per night
May 3 - May 4
3.6/5Good! (1,123 reviews)

"Superb location, really close to the pier and lots of restaurants. Friendly and helpful staff and comfortable rooms."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 20, 2020

Hotel Carmel
Georgian Hotel
4 out of 5
0.4 km from Santa Monica Pier
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4.3/5Excellent! (1,769 reviews)

"The location was right in the heart of Santa Monica"…"

Reviewed on Mar. 10, 2020

Georgian Hotel
JW Marriott Santa Monica Le Merigot
4 out of 5
0.4 km from Santa Monica Pier
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
CA $295
per night
Apr 6 - Apr 7
4.2/5Very Good! (1,135 reviews)

"The staff were all very friendly and helpful. We drove a new Tesla to Santa Monica and it was awesome to have the car fully charged every time the valets brought us the car. Our rooms were clean and very comfortable. Overall, we had a great stay, we will be back!"…"

Reviewed on Feb. 19, 2020

JW Marriott Santa Monica Le Merigot
Viceroy Santa Monica
4 out of 5
0.6 km from Santa Monica Pier
CA $494
per night
May 3 - May 4
4.3/5Excellent! (1,601 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

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Santa Monica Pier is located in a welcoming area of Santa Monica known for its beautiful beaches and array of dining options. Santa Monica is home to 134 hotels and other accommodations, so you can find something that's perfect for your stay.

Staying Near Santa Monica Pier

Choose from 83 hotels and other accommodations within a mile of Santa Monica Pier, including these options:

  • Shore Hotel: This 4-star hotel features a restaurant, an outdoor pool, and free WiFi. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its family-friendly amenities and clean, comfortable rooms.
  • Loews Santa Monica Beach Hotel: This 4.5-star hotel features a restaurant, an outdoor pool, and free WiFi. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its family-friendly amenities and clean, comfortable rooms.
  • Wyndham Santa Monica At The Pier: This 3.5-star hotel features a restaurant, an outdoor pool, and free WiFi. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its pool and helpful staff.

Things to See and Do Near Santa Monica Pier

After you've visited Santa Monica Pier, you can discover the sights and attractions within a couple miles of the area.

You might want to spend some time browsing the exhibits at Getty Center, J. Paul Getty Museum, or Santa Monica History Museum. Santa Monica Pier Aquarium, Venice Fishing Pier, and Los Angeles National Cemetery are some of the local landmarks to explore. Enjoy a stroll along the shore at Santa Monica Beach, Venice Beach, and Venice Beach Boardwalk.

Third Street Promenade and Santa Monica Place are some sights worth a visit in the area. Spend some time checking out University of California Los Angeles, which is 5.1 mi (8.2 km) from Santa Monica Pier, or make a stop by Rodeo Drive, located 6.7 mi (10.8 km) away.

Frequently asked questions

What's the area like around Santa Monica Pier?
Santa Monica Pier is located in a welcoming area of Santa Monica known for its array of dining options and popular art scene. If you’re looking for a convenient place to stay, check out the 131 hotels and other accommodations you’ll find within a mile.
Where is the best place to stay near 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 choices within a short distance include Viceroy Santa Monica and Wyndham Santa Monica At The Pier.
If I need to cancel the hotel reservation for my stay near Santa Monica Pier, will I receive a refund?
Yes! Most room reservations are fully refundable if you cancel prior to the accommodation’s cancellation deadline, which often is within 24-48 hours of the scheduled arrival. If you booked a non-refundable reservation, you might be able to cancel it and receive a refund within a 24-hour period of booking. Enter your dates, click on “Search”, then use the “free cancellation” filter to view top deals close to Santa Monica Pier.
Where can I learn more about changing or cancelling my trip in the area near Santa Monica Pier?
For more details about picking new dates or cancelling your stay near Santa Monica Pier, click here.
What can I see and do near Santa Monica Pier?
Getty Center, J. Paul Getty Museum, and Getty Villa feature a variety of fascinating exhibits to see while you’re in town. While you’re exploring, swing by Santa Monica Pier Aquarium, Venice Fishing Pier, and Los Angeles National Cemetery to learn a bit about the area. Santa Monica Beach, Venice Beach, and Venice Beach Boardwalk are great spots if you want to spend some time by the water during your stay.
How can I get to Santa Monica Pier?
Make your way to Downtown Santa Monica Station to catch metro transit. If you’d like to explore farther outside of the area, consider renting a car to take in more sights.

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