Hotel Shangri La Santa Monica

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Outdoor pool, free pool cabanas, pool umbrellas
Outdoor pool, free pool cabanas, pool umbrellas
Terrace/patio
50-inch flat-screen TV with cable channels, iPod docking station

Overview of Hotel Shangri La Santa Monica

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Hotel Shangri La Santa Monica

4.0 star property

4.0/5 Very good

Guests rated this property 4.2/5 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 sanitiser provided
  • Personal protective equipment
Map
1301 Ocean Ave, Santa Monica, CA, 90401

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationSanta Monica Beach6 min walk
  • Popular LocationSanta Monica Pier9 min walk
  • Popular LocationMain Street Santa Monica16 min walk
  • AirportLos Angeles, CA (LAX-Los Angeles Intl.)32 min drive

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About this area

Santa Monica

Located near the beach, Hotel Shangri La Santa Monica is in Downtown Santa Monica, a neighbourhood in Santa Monica with good shopping. Petersen Automotive Museum and Getty Center are cultural highlights, and some of the area's popular attractions include Santa Monica Pier and Venice Beach Boardwalk. Looking to enjoy an event or a game while in town? See what's happening at SoFi Stadium or Banc of California Stadium. 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.

What's nearby

  • Third Street Promenade - 2 min walk
  • Santa Monica Beach - 6 min walk
  • Santa Monica Place - 8 min walk
  • Santa Monica Pier - 9 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) - 32 min drive

About this property

Hotel Shangri La Santa Monica

4-star beach hotel with a conference centre
At Hotel Shangri La Santa Monica, hit the nearby beach, dine on-site at The Dining Room or enjoy a drink at one of the hotel's 2 bars/lounges.
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-per-view films. Bathrooms include a combined bath/shower unit, bathrobes, designer toiletries and complimentary toiletries.

Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and complimentary newspapers, as well as telephones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include laptop-compatible safes and coffee/tea makers. Hypo-allergenic bedding and an iron/ironing board can be requested. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered on a daily basis.

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool and a fitness centre.

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

Languages spoken

Arabic, Chinese (Mandarin), English, French, German, Russian, Spanish

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 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 sanitiser 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 public transport

  • 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

Restaurants on site

  • The Dining Room

Things to do

  • Fitness centre
  • Outdoor pool
  • Yoga classes

Family friendly

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

Conveniences

  • Banquet hall
  • Lift
  • Free newspapers in reception
  • 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

Business services

  • Conference centre (700 square feet of space)
  • A meeting room

Outdoors

  • Free pool cabanas
  • Pool sunloungers
  • Pool umbrellas
  • Terrace

Accessibility

  • If you have any 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 centre
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible fitness centre
  • Wheelchair-accessible lounge
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible pool
  • Wheelchair-accessible public bathroom
  • 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 cots/infant beds
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Premium bedding

Bathroom

  • Dressing gowns
  • Designer toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower/bath combination

Entertainment

  • 50-inch flat-screen TV
  • TV channels
  • iPod dock
  • Films for purchase
  • 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

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 3 PM - 2 AM

Check-out

Check-out before noon
Express checkout

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals are welcome, and 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 cots (infant beds)

Payment types at the property

Important information

Fees

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

  • Deposit: USD 300 per stay

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

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the 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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Overall score and ratings

4.0

Very good

Rating 5 - Excellent. 423 out of 986 reviews
5 - Excellent 43%
Rating 4 - Good. 322 out of 986 reviews
4 - Good 33%
Rating 3 - Okay. 116 out of 986 reviews
3 - Okay 12%
Rating 2 - Poor. 72 out of 986 reviews
2 - Poor 7%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 53 out of 986 reviews
1 - Terrible 5%

4.2/5

Cleanliness

4.3/5

Staff & service

3.8/5

Amenities

3.8/5

Property conditions & facilities

3.9/5

Eco-friendliness

4/5 Good

Travelled with family
Liked: Staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
The roof top bar is great. The two apples and trash we found in the refrigerator were disgusting.
Stayed 1 night in Jun 2022

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Beautiful property, highly recommend
Stayed 3 nights in Jun 2022

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family, Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Staff were exceptional, rooms were a great size and very clean and well serviced. Beautiful art deco hotel, would definitely stay there again. Very central to lots of amenities. Pool area was fantastic. Wonderful experience
Stayed 2 nights in May 2022

2/5 Poor

Business traveller
Liked: Cleanliness
Dated, tired rooms
Stayed 2 nights in May 2022

2/5 Poor

Travelled with group
Liked: Staff & service
Disliked: Property conditions & facilities
The room was dusty, mirrors were streaky. The windows were creaky and old- did not open or completely close. The property itself was pretty outdated. Towels were dirty- did not feel like the ShangriLa
Stayed 1 night in May 2022

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
This is a nice place to stay, the rooms are quiet nice. A bit small but the location was amazing and the staff was very friendly
Stayed 1 night in May 2022

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Beach is 2 min away ! Safe and clean ! Double windows - we had a good night rest ! I’m so thankful I found this hotel ! It’s close to lots of restaurants and mall ! You are right there where all the fun stuff is! We will come back ! Services at hotel was extra ordinary- top roof bar was amazing
Stayed 3 nights in Apr 2022

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family and small children
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Staff were all awesome. We all had a great time here
Stayed 4 nights in Apr 2022

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Really great property with awesome ocean view rooms. Great staff too. Pleasing lobby, great corner location to walk out on on sunny mornings. Highly recommend.
Stayed 4 nights in Apr 2022

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Unique. Very helpful staff.
Stayed 6 nights in Apr 2022