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Santa Monica, CA
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Cheapest $393

Average $675

Most expensive $1,426

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Casa Del Mar

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Average Length of Stay

5 days
The cheapest price for a room in Santa Monica found in the last 7 days is $107/night. This rate is available with Charming + Mod Beach Bungalow In Fancy North Santa Monica Near Montana Ave.
Travel with comfort when booking a room with Casa Del Mar, the most popular 5-star hotel in Santa Monica (8.8/10 rating - based on 511 reviews).
There are 9,207 hotels in Santa Monica close to Los Angeles. 2br Furn Home - Safe/Quiet/Clean So Bay Nr Bch/Lax is the nearest with a distance of 0.8 mi from this airport.
On average, people stay for 5 days when lodging at hotels in Santa Monica. The average accommodation price for 5 days in Santa Monica in the past week is $1,592.

When to book a hotel in Santa Monica

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Low SeasonJunecheapest month to stay
High SeasonAugustmost expensive time to stay
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$301 - $375

Cheapest day of weekMondayis the cheapest day of the week to book
Highest day of weekTuesdayis the most expensive day of the week to book
$310is the average per night cost for a hotel on this day
$353is the average per night cost for a hotel on this day
Cheapest time to bookThe cheapest time to book hotels in Santa Monica is: 1-2 star, 81 days before. 3 star, 41 days before. 4-5 star, 11 days before.

1-2 star

$105 - $300

3 star

$178 - $408

4-5 star

$154 - $714

Information about staying in Santa Monica

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How long do people stay in Santa Monica?

The average length of stay in Santa Monica is 5 nights.

How much does a hotel cost in Santa Monica?

The price of a hotel in Santa Monica depends on several factors such as star rating, location and demand. Generally speaking, the average cost of a hotel is around $305 per night.

When is the best time to book a hotel in Santa Monica?

The cheapest month to book a hotel in Santa Monica is June. The cost of your room could be as much as 10% cheaper than peak months.

Which day is cheapest to stay in Santa Monica?

Sunday is the cheapest day for hotel rooms in Santa Monica. Monday is the most expensive day.

How much does a luxury hotel in Santa Monica cost?

A luxury hotel in Santa Monica can set you back, on average $478 per person, per night. In comparison, the average cost of a hotel in Santa Monica is $305 per person, per night, representing a 31%% premium for a luxury hotel.

How much does a hostel in Santa Monica cost?

Santa Monica Hostels typically cost in the region of $64 a night for each person. This price is taken from hostels and hotels with a 2 star or below rating. Hostels are very economical and come out on average $267 cheaper than the average price of a hotel in Santa Monica.

Based on the weather in Santa Monica, what attractions are popular during May?

With generally low rainfall expected (0.2″) and an average temperature of 62.6 °F, those staying at a hotel in Santa Monica may want to take some time during their visit to go see popular landmarks in the area. Considering the weather during May, attractions worth visiting near Santa Monica are Annenberg Community Beach House, Sovereign Hotel, and Gaslamp Quarter.

Does Santa Monica have vacation rentals?

There are 567 vacation rentals in Santa Monica, with Santa Monica Beach Luxury Suite being the most popular among momondo users. Find deals on vacation rentals in Santa Monica.

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What is the average price of a hotel near Santa Monica Pier?

If you’re planning on staying at any of momondo’s recommended hotels in the area of Santa Monica nearest to Santa Monica Pier, you should expect to pay around $404/night. This price fluctuates based on time of year. In general, a rate under $404/night is a good deal for momondo users staying near Santa Monica Pier. Hotels near Santa Monica Pier are typically 41% more expensive than the average hotel in Santa Monica, which is $237.

Are there hotels available near Third Street Promenade?

If you’re looking for a hotel in Santa Monica near Third Street Promenade then you are in luck. momondo recommends 11 hotels near Third Street Promenade and on average, area hotels cost $404/night. This price may vary based on season. Hotels near Third Street Promenade are typically 41% more expensive than the average hotel in Santa Monica, which is $237.

Where to stay in Santa Monica

Best places to stay in Santa Monica

A glitzy and luxurious seaside town with gorgeous beaches, world-class shopping and quintessential California restaurants and bars, Santa Monica boasts some of the best ocean views and an eclectic local vibe. While most of the luxury hotels are located along the beach and the pier, you’ll find a good range of reasonably priced hotels a few blocks away from the beach.

Santa Monica Beach, Santa Monica Pier, Pico Boulevard, Ocean Avenue

Santa Monica Beach is one of the most beautiful stretches of the Californian coastline, featuring a wide sandy beach. Some of the most luxurious hotels are lined along the beach and Santa Monica Pier. Adjacent to the pier, you have the 1926-dated Hotel Casa del Mar, the most opulent beach hotel with ultra-luxe décor, sophisticated guest rooms, lively public spaces and a relaxing ambiance. You’ll definitely spot a celebrity or two as several Hollywood A-listers choose to stay at this hotel. Situated on the edge of the Pacific Ocean, consider the Loews Santa Monica Beach Hotel. Take advantage of the stylishly-designed, spacious guestrooms, remarkable ocean views, and sophisticated on-site facilities.

Pico Boulevard runs from the Pacific Ocean at Appian Way and inland into downtown. Directly on Pico Boulevard, check out the chic rooms and serene spa in Shutters on the Beach hotel. You can also consider the contemporary rooms and relaxed ambience of Le Méridien Delfina Santa Monica hotel.

Ocean Avenue runs parallel to the pier and the beach, just one block away, and is perched on an escarpment overlooking the Pacific Ocean. Consider the Hotel Shangri-La at the Ocean, a 1939-dated Art-Deco hotel offering boutique-style accommodation and a rooftop bar with stunning ocean views. You can also look at The Georgian Hotel set in a historic landmark building with distinct Art-Deco architecture. This hotel is known for its Old Hollywood-style glamorous ambience, well-appointed rooms and suites, and premium ocean view dining.

Downtown Santa Monica, Third Street Promenade, Main Street

Downtown Santa Monica includes Main Street, Second Street and Third Street, and it’s just a few blocks beyond Ocean Avenue. While the hotels here are not directly on the beach, they still offer great ocean views and easy access to the sand. Check out Huntley Santa Monica Beach, a luxurious hotel on Second Street. The hotel’s restaurant on the 18th floor offers spectacular 360-degree views of Santa Monica city. On Third Street, consider Palihouse Santa Monica, a beautifully restored 1920-dated Mediterranean garden-style hotel that retains its old-world charm. Choose from spacious rooms or tastefully appointed 1 – 2 bedroom suites and sophisticated on-site facilities. To experience a more local vibe, stay on Main Street which offers an artsy ambience, weekend farmer’s markets, a bunch of art galleries, specialty shops and restaurants. Located across from the venue of the Sunday farmer’s market, stay in the Sea Shore Motel that offers comfortable rooms with private balconies and excellent amenities.

Cheap hotels in Santa Monica

Amid the high-end and luxury boutique hotels on Santa Monica Beach and near Santa Monica Pier, you can also find some comfortable, budget-friendly hotels. Check out the Seaview Hotel, an Art-Deco motel set in a 1950-built low-rise building. The hotel offers colorful, minimalist rooms and a rooftop sundeck, just steps away from the beach. In the same area, you also have the Ocean Lodge Hotel Santa Monica Beach, Ocean View Hotel and Bayside Hotel. In the arts and entertainment neighborhood of Mid-City which is over 20-blocks away from the beach, you can find budget-friendly hotels, such as Comfort Inn Santa Monica – West Los Angeles hotel or Days Inn Santa Monica / Los Angeles hotel. On Santa Monica Boulevard, you can also look at the Best Western Plus Gateway Hotel Santa Monica. Close to the Santa Monica Airport area, consider the Pavilions Motel, Ocean Park Inn – Hotel, or Ocean Park Hotel.

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