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    The Hotel California

    1670 Ocean Avenue, Santa Monica, CA 90401-3212
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    Overview
    • Excellent40%
    • Very good29%
    • Average15%
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    Free Wifi
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    Beachfront
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    2.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 975 reviews

    Reviewed yesterday via mobile

    The front desk people are always very nice when we asked a million questions and the women who cleaned our room, Sol, was extremely nice and helpful and did anything she could to make things easier on us. She got us a baby bed and...More

    Thank Paige W
    Reviewed 2 days ago

    This hotel was a great place to stay in a great central location. It is minutes from Santa Monica beach and Pier and to 3rd street promenade! lots of places to walk to for meals. The service was very good. The rooms were nostalgic and...More

    Thank ohioperson2017
    Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

    For a no frills place, of has character and all the mod cons you need. If you're looking for a luxury hotel, this probably isn't for you. Close to Santa Monica Pier, shopping and transport. We didn't spend much time in our room, so it...More

    Thank TravellingAlison
    Response from Hotel Californi... S, Manager at The Hotel CaliforniaResponded 4 days ago

    Dear TravellingAlison, Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback. I know your time is very valuable. My apologies for the towel concern. I am addressing this issue. We hope that if your travels bring you to Santa Monica again, you will consider...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    After a 30 hr trip to LA from Australia we were looking forward to arriving at our hotel to relax, well the disappointment was immediate. The hotel has no street appeal, looking old and just as tied as we felt after a long and tiresome...More

    Thank fastkenny2017
    Response from Hotel Californi... S, Manager at The Hotel CaliforniaResponded 5 days ago

    Dear fastkenny, I appreciate you taking the time to share your feedback. I am glad that you enjoyed the perfect location. It truly is amazing! We are planning many new renovations at the hotel. Upgrades will include all that you mentioned. We would love another...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Stayed here for 3 nights. We really enjoyed our stay. Nice cool air con. Hot showers. Plenty of TV channels. Right on the beach. 2 minute walk from great eating and shopping too. Room was small but very cool with guitars and cool posters on...More

    Thank EN4C3R
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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Beachfront
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$182 - US$372 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #11 On the Beach Hotel in Santa Monica
    • #15 Romantic Hotel in Santa Monica
    • #17 Business Hotel in Santa Monica
    • #17 Family Hotel in Santa Monica
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites
    • Number of rooms
    • 27
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    • Santa Monica
    • Also Known As
    • California Hotel Santa Monica ,
    • Hotel California Santa Monica ,
    • California Santa Monica
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    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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    Heather S
    26 June 2017|
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    Response from SFTrish | Reviewed this property |
    Hi, My guess is that you can leave your bags in the reception area. They are quite accommodating to their guests
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    Charlotte500
    6 May 2017|
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    Response from JaniceThomas | Reviewed this property |
    You can get them from reception
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    Sharon H
    29 April 2017|
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    Response from Hotel Californi... S | Property representative |
    Hello Sharon, The hotel offers complimentary coffee, tea, hot chocolate, and bananas - all available in the lobby, which is open 24 hours. There are many dining options in the local area, all within a short walk from the... More
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    "Higher floors facing the ocean for a great breeze off the ocean, and for a better view, however you must..."
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    "Just dont do it any room is awful but if you must get a room up"
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    "great staff, great location, great hotel, customer friendly, suites are large and spacious,"
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    "29A - large room with some ocean view"
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