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Palihouse Santa Monica

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1001 3rd St, Santa Monica, CA 90403-3703 See on map
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3.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 4 days ago

First Impressions: Arriving at the Palihouse, my first thoughts were simply, wow. Standing out from most hotels, the Palihouse looked as if Paris collided with Santa Monica and made a grand mansion. The place exuded luxury but in a manner that is not in your...More

Date of stay: January 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I am not sure where we spent more time last year - in our house or Palihouse. We escaped the German winter to spend Christmas at Palihouse and it couldn't have been more magical. From our Christmas eve party with the team and other guests...More

Date of stay: January 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We spent 3 nights at Palihouse on a stopover back to Australia and once you get used to its little quirks it is a great little boutique hotel with friendly and helpful staff. On the plus side, this is an absolutely gorgeous building in the...More

Date of stay: January 2019
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Response from HotelManagement2018, Manager at Palihouse Santa MonicaResponded 1 week ago

Dear Foodiespy99, Thank you for your review of Palihouse Santa Monica. It is great to hear how much you enjoyed the style of the hotel, the design of the interior and our beautiful outdoor gardens. We pride ourselves on our customer service, so I am...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely historic hotel, really charming.Staff were extremely friendly and helpfulRoom was a good size, bathroom a bit small but it was all very tastefully decorated and comfortableReally enjoyed our stayMore

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Date of stay: January 2019
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Response from HotelManagement2018, Manager at Palihouse Santa MonicaResponded 1 week ago

Dear D99Dublin, Thank you for your review of Palihouse Santa Monica. I am happy to hear that you really enjoyed your stay and appreciate your large room and our friendly staff. We look forward to welcoming you back in the future. Best, Greg Shortt |...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

First of all, pro-tip...do NOT let them put you in Room 112. It's located directly behind (with an adjoining wall) the reception desk and the bass coming from reception will keep you up all night. If that's not enough to keep you up, the stairs,...More

Date of stay: January 2019
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Response from HotelManagement2018, Manager at Palihouse Santa MonicaResponded 1 week ago

Dear maxwellschad, Thank you for your review of Palihouse Santa Monica. I am sorry to hear that you did not enjoy your stay with us. As you can see by all of our 5 star reviews we are famous for our large and quiet rooms...More

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Description
Palihouse Santa Monica is a boutique beach lodge offering 38 generously appointed classic rooms as well as stunning studios, one and two-bedroom guest suites featuring fully equipped kitchens. In continuous More operation since 1927, Palihouse Santa Monica (formerly The Embassy Hotel Apartments) is an outstanding example of Moorish-influenced Mediterranean Revival Architecture. Located in a quiet residential neighborhood, Palihouse Santa Monica is only a few minutes walk from some of Santa Monica's most famous attractions including the Third Street Promenade, Farmer's Market and the Santa Monica Pier. Complimentary Continental Breakfast is offered at our lobby lounge for guests on Saturdays and Sunday. Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room Service
Breakfast Available
Concierge
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Pool
Beachfront
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
On the Beach
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
On the Beach
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette
Number of rooms
38
Price range
US$351 - US$515 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United States > California > Santa Monica > Santa Monica
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
On the Beach
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette
Number of rooms
38
Price range
US$351 - US$515 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United States > California > Santa Monica > Santa Monica
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Nearby
Santa Monica
Santa Monica is a coastal town that maintains a
balance as a tourist destination and as an area with a
thriving local culture. On the beach, bikers,
roller-bladers, runners and walkers move along the
famed bike path enjoying the beautiful Los Angeles
weather. The solar-powered Ferris wheel at the Santa
Monica pier spins high above the water, while park
revelers scream with delight riding the roller
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laskrops
18 April 2018|
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Response from dogtorCB | Reviewed this property |
It used to be Embassy Hotel Apartments. It became Palihouse in 2013 I believe.
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Dizzy_gal_linds
27 February 2018|
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Response from JULESDAG | Reviewed this property |
Hi the hotel has valet parking which was a lovely luxury it’s not easy to get around the LA sights due to traffic. We used a tour company based in Santa Monica who picked us up at the hotel and took us to all the sights .
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SmilerE1
30 October 2017|
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Response from HotelManagement2018 | Property representative |
Hi Smiler E, Thank you for your inquiry and interest in Palihouse Santa Monica. There is a Metro bus stop about 3 blocks from the hotel. This stop is for the 720 bus that will connect to all Metro buses and Metro rail... More
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"Every room is beautiful!"
TravelMintsCo
4 days ago
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"106 is the best for families. A split level two bedroom apartment with a full kitchen"
Yolanda84
1 week ago
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"Do NOT get placed in Room 112."
maxwellschad
1 week ago
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"make sure to ask if the elevator reaches your room"
Arie-Mordejai
2 weeks ago
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