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Featured Motels in Santa Monica

Ocean Lodge Santa Monica Beach Hotel
3 out of 5
1667 Ocean Avenue Suite 1000, Santa Monica, CA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £111 per night from 7 Mar to 8 Mar

Located in Downtown, this beach motel is within a 5-minute walk of Original Muscle Beach and Santa Monica Beach. Santa Monica Pier and Third Street Promenade ...

3.8/5Good! (476 reviews)

"Nice"…"

Reviewed on 2 Nov 2020

Ocean Lodge Santa Monica Beach Hotel
Santa Monica Motel
2 out of 5
2102 Lincoln Blvd, Santa Monica, CA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £99 per night from 7 Mar to 8 Mar

Located in Ocean Park, this motel is within 1 mile (2 km) of Main Street Santa Monica, Santa Monica Beach and Third Street Promenade. Santa Monica Pier and Santa ...

3.5/5Good! (991 reviews)

"They follow all CDC guidelines for cleaning.Room was cozy,I heard zero noise from the street.Check in was a breeze.Close to parking for beach access,close to gas stations,drive thru food,staff is completely professional and friendly,great team work for covid sanitizing.Comfy beds,pillows,clean bathroom,awesome ..."…"

Reviewed on 1 Mar 2021

Santa Monica Motel
Sea Shore Motel
2.5 out of 5
2637 Main St., Santa Monica, CA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £129 per night from 1 Apr to 2 Apr

Located in Ocean Park, this motel is within a 10-minute walk of Main Street Santa Monica, Santa Monica Beach and Venice Beach Boardwalk. Venice Beach and Santa ...

4.3/5Excellent! (360 reviews)

"We loved this cute hotel, just 2 blocks up from the beach! It is older, but very well kept and very clean. We stayed in one of the large suites; beds were comfy and it was great to have use of the kitchen. There are many cute boutiques and amazing restaurants within strolling distance."…"

Reviewed on 15 Feb 2021

Sea Shore Motel
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Palm Motel
2.5 out of 5
2020 14th Street, Santa Monica, CA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £86 per night from 6 Mar to 7 Mar

Located in Sunset Park, this motel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Main Street Santa Monica and Santa Monica College. Santa Monica Beach and Third Street Promenade ...

3.7/5Good! (996 reviews)

"Perfect for a family stay it had 2 queen beds with a full bed and for a very cheap price also had a mini fridge. Location was amazing nxt to a gas station and 5 min away from santa monica beach only thing i noticed is that the low price ones dont have AC only fan but i dnt blame them."…"

Reviewed on 20 Oct 2020

Palm Motel
Pavilions Motel
2 out of 5
2338 Ocean Park Boulevard, Santa Monica, CA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £92 per night from 6 Mar to 7 Mar

Located in Sunset Park, this motel is within 3 miles (5 km) of Santa Monica College, Venice Beach Boardwalk and Venice Beach. Santa Monica Beach and Third Street ...

1.8/5 (883 reviews)

"Great service friendly staff nice area ! Cozy bed loved it"…"

Reviewed on 15 Aug 2020

Pavilions Motel
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The Huntley Hotel

The Huntley Hotel

4.5 out of 5
1111 2nd St, Santa Monica, CA
The price is £193 per night from 7 Mar to 8 Mar
4.4/5Excellent! (972 reviews)

"Tha help we’re all friendly and helpful. Everyone was polite and treated us with kindness and professionalism."…"

Reviewed on 2 Mar 2021

The Huntley Hotel
Shore Hotel

Shore Hotel

4 out of 5
1515 Ocean Avenue, Santa Monica, CA
The price is £185 per night from 22 Mar to 23 Mar
4.3/5Excellent! (980 reviews)

"Right across from the Santa Monica Pier. Friendly staff. My favorite part of this hotel is the rainfall shower!!!!"…"

Reviewed on 25 Feb 2021

Shore Hotel
Gateway Hotel Santa Monica

Gateway Hotel Santa Monica

3.5 out of 5
1920 Santa Monica Blvd, Santa Monica, CA
The price is £118 per night from 22 Mar to 23 Mar
4.4/5Wonderful! (1,457 reviews)

"The courtesy and attention to detail by the hotel staff was exceptional. Everyone was so kind and thoughtful from the minute we checked in until we left. It’s a simple, no-frills hotel and may not have all the fancy amenities - but for the price, general location, cleanliness and safety, it can’t ..."…"

Reviewed on 26 Feb 2021

Gateway Hotel Santa Monica
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Frequently asked questions

What can I expect from a motel trip to Santa Monica?
By saving on your room price, you can enjoy more of what Santa Monica has to offer. Not-to-be-missed sights include Santa Monica Pier, Santa Monica Beach and Venice Beach.
What is a motel?
At most motels, you’ll often find an outdoor pool and a free parking spot. When you stay at a motel, you’ll usually access your room directly from the car park. Introduced in the early 1950s, customised neon signs often lit up the roadside motels, and examples can still be seen today along historic US Route 66.
What are the best motels in Santa Monica?
Ocean Lodge Santa Monica Beach Hotel: Stay within a 5-minute drive of Santa Monica Beach and Third Street Promenade. Enjoy access to the restaurant, and freebies including WiFi and an area shuttle. Santa Monica Motel: Free WiFi, a library and concierge services are available during your stay. You’ll be located within a 5-minute drive of Third Street Promenade and Santa Monica College. Sea Shore Motel: Enjoy access to the coffee shop, and freebies including WiFi and self-parking. Stay within a 5-minute drive of Santa Monica Beach and Venice Beach. Pavilions Motel: You’ll be located within a 5-minute drive of Third Street Promenade and Santa Monica College. Free WiFi, a library and a 24-hour front desk are available during your stay. Palm Motel: Stay within a 5-minute drive of Third Street Promenade and Santa Monica College. Enjoy access to the laundry facilities, and freebies including WiFi and self-parking.
How many motels will I find in Santa Monica?
Expedia has 5 economical motels in Santa Monica.
What can I do in Santa Monica?
In this walkable area, enjoy its popular beaches and top-notch restaurants while you’re sightseeing. People who’ve visited Santa Monica love its shops and local art scene. Some popular places to visit include Santa Monica Pier, Santa Monica Beach and Venice Beach. These are some of the parks and outdoorsy places: Venice Beach Boardwalk, Original Muscle Beach and International Chess Park. You’ll find these family-friendly sights in the area: Museum of Flying, Universal Studios Hollywood and The Wizarding World of Harry Potter™.
What's the seasonal weather like in Santa Monica?
Weather can make or break a road trip, so we’ve gathered some data about year-round temperatures in Santa Monica to help you plan yours. The hottest months are usually August and September, with an average temperature of 19°C, while the coldest months are December and January, with an average of 14°C. Average annual precipitation for Santa Monica is 314 inches.
What are my options for getting around Santa Monica while staying in a motel?
We’ve gathered some information about local transportation options in Santa Monica to help you navigate your stay: Fly into Los Angeles Intl. (LAX), which is located 7.1 mi (11.5 km) away. You can also search for flights into Hawthorne, CA (HHR-Hawthorne Municipal), which is 10.9 mi (17.5 km) away. You can access metro transport at 17th Street/SMC Station, Downtown Santa Monica Station and 26th Street/Bergamot Station.