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Top 10 Beach Hotels in Santa Monica

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Loews Santa Monica Beach Hotel
Loews Santa Monica Beach Hotel
4.5 out of 5.0 1700 Ocean Ave, Santa Monica, CA
Free cancellation
4.2/5 (1949 reviews)
£415/ night for 2 guests

A lovely beach side resort - great location by the sea (2 mins walk to the start of the beach), handy getaway point for other parts of LA, with a electric car shuttle service to take you within a mile of the hotel. A nice alternative to taking car everywhere. A double bed room was very spacious and ...

Reviewed on 17 Aug 2019
Shore Hotel
Shore Hotel
4.0 out of 5.0 1515 Ocean Avenue, Santa Monica, CA
Free cancellation
4.4/5 (1998 reviews)
£249/ night for 2 guests

The location is awesome, you can't beat that location, so close to the pier and the beach. But for the price, in 2019, I would have expected free WiFi instead of having to buy a $25/day welcoming package.

Reviewed on 14 Aug 2019
Georgian Hotel
Georgian Hotel
4.0 out of 5.0 1415 Ocean Ave, Santa Monica, CA
Free cancellation
4.3/5 (1634 reviews)
£248/ night for 2 guests

Gorgeous old style hotel with an ocean front location by the Santa Monica pier and beach. Pricey but worth it!

Reviewed on 8 Jul 2019
Bayside Hotel
Bayside Hotel
2.0 out of 5.0 2001 Ocean Ave, Santa Monica, CA
Free cancellation
3.8/5 (1176 reviews)
£191/ night for 2 guests

Right by the beach and restaurants. Rooms very clean and beach decor.

Reviewed on 19 Aug 2019
DoubleTree Suites by Hilton Santa Monica
DoubleTree Suites by Hilton Santa Monica
3.5 out of 5.0 1707 4th St, Santa Monica, CA
Free cancellation
4.2/5 (1927 reviews)
£232/ night for 2 guests

Hotel is priced right and convenient to Santa Monica Hotel needs an overhaul. Lobby, hallways need better lighting , rooms need refreshing and modernizing Asked valet to leave car up for 20 minutes on arrival So I could go to airport to pick up kids Came back in 14 and it wasn’t there They charged ...

Reviewed on 13 Aug 2019
The Huntley Hotel
The Huntley Hotel
4.5 out of 5.0 1111 2nd St, Santa Monica, CA
Free cancellation
4.4/5 (1774 reviews)
£351/ night for 2 guests

The food & ocean views in the Penthouse Restaurant was excellent. But the service was often slow.

Reviewed on 15 Aug 2019
Ocean View Hotel
Ocean View Hotel
3.0 out of 5.0 1447 Ocean Ave, Santa Monica, CA
Free cancellation
3.7/5 (1832 reviews)
£201/ night for 2 guests

Love this hotel.. 2 minute walk from the Santa Monica Pier. Clean, cozy and quiet. I would return.

Reviewed on 15 Aug 2019
Wyndham Santa Monica At The Pier
Wyndham Santa Monica At The Pier
3.5 out of 5.0 120 Colorado Avenue, Santa Monica, CA
Free cancellation
3.8/5 (1837 reviews)
£220/ night for 2 guests

Awesome views and great location! Loved the proximity to beach, good food and shops!

Reviewed on 13 Aug 2019
Palm Motel
Palm Motel
2.5 out of 5.0 2020 14th Street, Santa Monica, CA
3.5/5 (890 reviews)
£109/ night for 2 guests

The parking was a little tight wouldn’t want to try a long bed crew cab duel rear wheels.

Reviewed on 11 Aug 2019
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Recently booked Santa Monica hotels

Georgian Hotel
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Beach Hotels in Santa Monica


Known for its beaches and art galleries, Santa Monica offers a lot for the traveller planning a beach getaway. There are 45 beach hotels and other accommodation options to choose from in this seaside destination, so it's easy to find one that meets your needs.


As you decide on a place to stay near the beach in Santa Monica, take a look at these top hotels with high ratings from Expedia travellers.

Ocean View Hotel - 3-star hotel near Santa Monica Beach. It features free WiFi, LED TVs and in-room coffee makers. Guests love the beach location and proximity to shopping.

Cal Mar Hotel Suites - 3-star hotel near Santa Monica Beach. Our travellers recommend its pool and overall value. This hotel boasts an outdoor pool, in-room kitchens and TVs.

Travelodge by Wyndham Santa Monica - 2.5-star hotel near Santa Monica Beach. It offers free breakfast, free WiFi and free parking. Guest reviews highlight the central location and proximity to shopping.

DoubleTree Suites by Hilton Santa Monica - 3.5-star hotel, 9-minute walk from Santa Monica Beach. It features an outdoor pool, a spa tub and a restaurant. Guests love the beach location and proximity to shopping.

Wyndham Santa Monica At The Pier - 3.5-star eco-friendly hotel, 5-minute walk from Santa Monica Beach. Our travellers recommend its proximity to shopping and overall value. This hotel boasts an outdoor pool, a restaurant and free WiFi.


Planning Your Trip to Santa Monica


If you're wondering about the best time to visit, here's what you can expect from the local weather:


  • Hottest months: August, September, July and October, with an average temperature of 21°F
  • Coldest months: December, January, February and March, with an average temperature of 11°F
  • Driest months: October, April, November and December, with an average rainfall of 25 inches
  • Rainiest months: February, January, March and December, with an average rainfall of 63.75 inches

Sightseeing in and Around Santa Monica


After checking into your accommodation of choice, you'll probably want to venture out and explore. If you're excited to scope out the beaches, spend a relaxing day by the water at Original Muscle Beach or Santa Monica Beach. Experience the area's art galleries and shopping, and make time for local attractions like Santa Monica Pier and Venice Beach. For additional things to see and do, consider a visit to Santa Monica History Museum or Santa Monica College.
Visitors also enjoy Santa Monica for its:
  • Restaurants
  • Sports
  • Cafes
  • Cycling

Getting around Santa Monica


Make your way to Santa Monica with a flight to Santa Monica, CA (SMO-Santa Monica Municipal), the closest major airport which is located 1.9 mi (3.1 km) from the city centre. If you'd like to venture out around the area, you may want to rent a car for your trip.