If you can't recall the day your geography teacher told the class where Santa Monica is, you don't have to fret. With the following helpful info, you'll find it on your map in no time!
About 13 miles (21 kilometers) west of the heart of Los Angeles, Santa Monica is just one of the neighborhoods that make this city so inviting.
The population of Los Angeles is roughly 3,800,000.
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Finding the perfect place to stay close to Santa Monica is easy. There are 29 properties to pick from, all within walking distance of the center. Lock in a room today and start counting down to your getaway!
The Shutters on the Beach (1 Pico Blvd) and the Casa Del Mar (1910 Ocean Way) have some great rooms with so many little lavish features. If that's not what you're looking for, consider The Hotel California (1670 Ocean Avenue) or the Bayside Hotel (2001 Ocean Ave). You'll be able to save some cash and still enjoy an amazing vacation.
Great news if Santa Monica Pier is on your bucket list! This district has some great accommodations within strolling distance. One of our recommendations is the Viceroy Santa Monica, which is 0.3 miles (0.5 kilometers) away. Another option is The Fairmont Miramar Hotel & Bungalows, 0.5 miles (0.8 kilometers) away.
Landing at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX)? Santa Monica is only 7 miles (11 kilometers) away. Grab some snacks, hail down a cab and you'll arrive in no time at all!
Forget the hassle of buses and pricey cabs. If you want to do some exploring in Santa Monica, you should reserve some wheels via Travelocity. We make it so simple that you'll be fine-tuning your driving playlist in no time at all!
Arrange to pick up a car from the Los Angeles International Airport area and you can get off the plane and slip right into the driver's seat. Head over to U-Save and Hertz.
Sometimes the simplest place to rent a vehicle is right in the middle of the city. Enterprise is a handy outlet found at 1702 Santa Monica Blvd. Why don't you also check out Budget? They can be found not far away at 1027 Broadway.
Your friends back home are going to be impressed when they discover that you're basing yourself practically around the corner from the renowned attraction, Santa Monica Pier. Stay somewhere in Santa Monica, and that's exactly how close you'll be!
The historic campus and buildings of Santa Monica College are rather impressive, making it a popular attraction among visitors. Seeking more nearby options? Remember to save some room in your luggage if you plan to shop at Santa Monica Place. And that's not all there is. The excellent performances, festivals and other events offered by Bergamot Station Arts Center are valued by the local creators and viewers.
Whether or not you want your next travel experience to be mind-blowing and exhilarating or peaceful and calm, one thing's for certain — you'll have loads of stories to share when you get home!
If sorting out an itinerary isn't your cup of tea, don't stress — we've got your back. Santa Monica has an awesome selection of activities. These are our suggestions:
Take the chance to check out some nearby destinations such as Ocean Park and Main Street Santa Monica. Ocean Park is about 1 mile (2 kilometers) from Santa Monica, while Main Street Santa Monica is 1 mile (2 kilometers) away.
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This hotel features a restaurant, an outdoor pool, and a bar/lounge. Families will appreciate the onsite laundry facilities and in-room childcare. Enjoy the health club and perks like free WiFi and a free area shuttle.
This hotel doesn't skimp on freebies - guests receive free WiFi and free self parking. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the business center and free Internet in public areas. A picnic area, express check-out, and a computer station are also on offer.
This hotel features a restaurant, an outdoor pool, and a bar/lounge. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the 24-hour business center, free WiFi in public areas, and valet parking. There's a 24-hour fitness center on site, and laundry facilities and concierge services are also offered.
This hotel features a restaurant, an outdoor pool, and a bar/lounge. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the 8 conference rooms, business center, and free valet parking. Enjoy the 24-hour fitness center and perks like free self parking and free WiFi.
This hotel features a restaurant, an outdoor pool, and a bar/lounge. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the business center, express check-out, and valet parking. Enjoy the health club and conveniences like a 24-hour front desk and laundry facilities.
This smoke-free hotel features 2 outdoor pools, a 24-hour fitness center, and a restaurant. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the 24-hour business center, free WiFi in public areas, and valet parking. You'll appreciate the seasonal outdoor pool, bar/lounge, and coffee shop.
This hotel features an outdoor pool, a 24-hour fitness center, and a restaurant. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the 24-hour business center, free WiFi in public areas, and valet parking. There's a bar/lounge on site, and laundry facilities and concierge services are also provided.
This hotel features free WiFi in public areas, laundry facilities, and valet parking. Business travelers can take advantage of the 24-hour business center. Limo/town car service, dry cleaning, and luggage storage are also on offer.
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