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    The Hotel California

    1670 Ocean Avenue, Santa Monica, CA 90401-3212
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    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 9 October 2015

    Hotel California has serious character and my fellow Europeans will love the fact you can actually walk to everywhere from here! Sorry my USA friends but we do love to walk in Ireland! This hotel is literally 2 mins from the bench, about a 10...More

    2  Thank DavidMDublin
    Response from Hotel Californi... S, Front Office Manager at The Hotel CaliforniaResponded 10 October 2015

    David from Dublin, you're the man! We can't tell you how much we appreciate this awesome review of our hotel. You and your mates definitely made the best out of your time here in Santa Monica. How could we forget some of the crazy stories...More

    Reviewed 7 October 2015

    We booked this accommodation after searching trip advisor, as it has always been intriguing when we were in Santa Monica. It is an ideal location if you want to be close to the beach and Pier and is not very far to walk to the...More

    Thank Mytripsminn
    Response from Hotel Californi... S, Front Office Manager at The Hotel CaliforniaResponded 8 October 2015

    Mytripsminn, Thank you for your insightful review of our hotel. We are happy to hear that you loved our great location, close to all of the Santa Monica landmarks! Also it looks like you are a smart traveler considering you looked into the hotel prices...More

    Reviewed 3 October 2015

    Location is perfect, short walk to the beach and Santa Monica Pier. You can even walk to the Venice Beach Boardwalk from here. If you are looking for 5 star luxury, this isn't the place for you- it's an older building with only window a/c...More

    1  Thank Paulene D
    Reviewed 1 October 2015

    Great little but funky hotel centrally located, clean, and reasonably priced for Santa Monica. Cute side patio with chairs and a distant view of the beach. Easy walk to Santa Monica pier and beach. Be prepared to give up luxury bathrooms and plan on toting...More

    Thank Maureen L
    Reviewed 30 September 2015 via mobile

    The location is perfect for the beach and Santa Monica Pier. We had room 14 which is street level on the front. Parking is $36 and no guaranteed spot if you leave and come back. The rooms appeared to have been updated recently, although the...More

    Thank gkandrews
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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Beachfront
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
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    • Price range
    • US$182 - US$371 (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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    • Also Known As
    • California Hotel 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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    "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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    "Lower floors may be noisier due to hardwood floors above you but are probably more cool and comfortable."
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