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Where to stay in Santa Monica

What's Santa Monica like?

People go to Santa Monica to soak up the sun at Santa Monica Beach and to enjoy the many top attractions like Santa Monica Pier. This walkable city is also known for its lovely seaside views and art scene, not to mention being full of restaurants and shops. Travelers seeking the perfect souvenir may want to head to Third Street Promenade and Santa Monica Place. While you're here, make time to enjoy other sights such as Venice Beach.

Where are the best places to stay in Santa Monica?

Here are our travelers' top 5 places to stay in Santa Monica:

The Ambrose

3.5-star hotel, convenient to Third Street Promenade
  • • Free breakfast • Free WiFi • Free area shuttle • Fitness center • Central location

Channel Road Inn, A Four Sisters Inn

Upscale B&B within easy reach of Santa Monica Beach
  • • Free breakfast • Free parking • Free WiFi • Terrace • Central location

The Huntley Hotel

Luxury hotel with conference center, near Third Street Promenade
  • • Restaurant • Nightclub • Fitness center • Bar • Close to shopping

Shutters on the Beach

Waterfront hotel with outdoor pool, near Santa Monica Beach
  • • Free WiFi • 2 restaurants • 2 bars • Spa • Walkable location

Palihouse Santa Monica

City-center hotel within easy reach of Third Street Promenade
  • • Free WiFi • Restaurant • Bar • Terrace • Walkable location

What types of hotels are available in Santa Monica?

We have 191 Santa Monica accommodations with prices starting at INR 1362. Choose one of our 3674 deals and get discounts of up to 52%.

Below are the number of accommodations by star rating in Santa Monica and the surrounding area:

  • • 50 5-star accommodations from INR 17850 per night
  • • 451 4-star accommodations from INR 9965 per night
  • • 417 3-star accommodations from INR 6380 per night
  • • 281 2-star accommodations from INR 4731 per night
  • • 4 1-star accommodations from INR 3584 per night

How to Get to Santa Monica

What are the closest airports to Santa Monica?

  • • Los Angeles, CA (LAX-Los Angeles Intl.), 7.1 mi (11.5 km) from central Santa Monica
  • • Santa Monica, CA (SMO-Santa Monica Municipal), 1.9 mi (3.1 km) from central Santa Monica
  • • Burbank, CA (BUR-Bob Hope), 14.1 mi (22.7 km) from central Santa Monica

Things to See and Do in Santa Monica

What is there to see in Santa Monica?

  • • Santa Monica Pier
  • • Santa Monica Beach
  • • Venice Beach
  • • Santa Monica College
  • • Original Muscle Beach

What is there to do in Santa Monica?

  • • Third Street Promenade
  • • Santa Monica Place
  • • Main Street Santa Monica
  • • Santa Monica History Museum
  • • Santa Monica Museum of Art

Other Popular Santa Monica Attractions

  • • Montana Avenue
  • • Bergamot Station Arts Center
  • • Santa Monica Pier Aquarium
  • • International Chess Park
  • • Museum of Flying

When is the best time to visit Santa Monica?

  • • Hottest months: August, September, July, October (average 70°F)
  • • Coldest months: December, January, February, March (average 51°F)
  • • Rainiest months: February, January, March, and December (average 2.50 inches of rainfall)

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