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Sea Shore Motel

2637 Main Street, Santa Monica, CA 90405
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Sea Shore Motel
Ranked #12 of 34 hotels in Santa Monica
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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White Rock, Canada
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hi Gang, this is my second review of the Sea Shore. This time 4 of us shared a suite during 4 days in October including Halloween. We had a suite at the front of the building and I was a little hesitant because of the street noise and the bar across the street. We didn't find it overly noisy considering... More

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Montreal, Canada
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17 reviews 17 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This motel is very well located. It is close to the beach and the pier. You can easily walk around and reach the 3rd street promenade. The Main Street itself offers a lot of possibilities for shopping, eating and taking coffee. The service at the motel is very nice and the personnel is always ready to help you, organize a... More

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Des Moines, Iowa
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50 reviews 50 reviews
24 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2014

Spacious and clean rooms, only a couple of blocks to the beach, several good restaurants nearby, they even have a nice second floor deck where you can lounge and read. The management is extremely helpful in providing suggestions and maps. Family run, it is a really pleasant diversion from large hotels and chain motels.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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72 reviews 72 reviews
43 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2014

The location and price could not be better, especially if you do not have a car. A two block walk to the beach, and within a mile radius, awesome restaurants, pubs and shopping. I arrived later than I planned due to a late arriving flight; but the management waited for me to arrive. WiFi worked great. And was free! My... More

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Long Grove, Illinois
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2014

Stayed here Feb 14-17 with a group spread out over half a dozen rooms. The rooms are clean and decent sized. The neighborhood is great, lots of cafes, restaurants and bars nearby. The beach is an easy 2 block walk. The only negative is that it's noisy at night, especially Friday and Saturday when it's too loud to sleep until... More

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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53 reviews 53 reviews
34 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2014

Good option for a hotel with good rooms, comfy beds and decent amenities. Near to the beach. You can park near your room, it's in a motel style. We met family here and went to a good steak restaurant nearby.

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Stratford, New Jersey
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5 reviews 5 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2014 via mobile

I booked this hotel only going by the recommendations from tripadvisor and I was very pleased with the accommodations. King size bed and bedding was excellent, most comfortable bed we have had in a hotel. Room came with a mini fridge and I also requested and received a microwave and coffee maker. Coffee and creamers were even supplied! Free parking,... More

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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2014

We spent a weekend in Santa Monica helping our son relocate to a new apartment. We decided to book a suite (43) for the three nights and we are glad we did. Our son's bed wasn't delivered until Sunday so he stayed on the comfortable pull out sofa bed. We all had plenty of room and the suite was well... More

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Auckland
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56 reviews 56 reviews
27 hotel reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2014

The Main Street location of this motel is superb. Mere steps from great boutiques, cafes and restaurants on beautiful Main St. Walking distance to Venice and the pier and downtown Santa Monica. A couple of blocks from the beach. The motel itself is a simple motel. We had a standard room with two double beds, good TV and clean spacious... More

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Brisbane, Australia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2014 via mobile

We are a couple from Australia. Stayed there 4 nights. No complaints. Clean, neat, priced for what it is, not huge room, not tiny though. Great position to explore SM. variety of food options close, good neighborhood. Staff very nice. Would stay here again. Always full when we were there ( 31dec- 4th dec) so book well ahead. (FYI for... More

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Additional Information about Sea Shore Motel

Also Known As:
Sea Shore Hotel Santa Monica
Sea Shore Hotel
Sea Shore Santa Monica
Address: 2637 Main Street, Santa Monica, CA 90405
Location: United States > California > Santa Monica
Amenities:
Beach Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Restaurant Suites
Hotel Style:
#1 Best Value Hotel in Santa Monica
#6 On the Beach Hotel in Santa Monica
#10 Family Hotel in Santa Monica
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Our rooms feature terra-cotta tile floors, refrigerators, air conditioning, cable TV, granite counter tops and more. We have a sun deck and an on-site restaurant and Laundromat. All our rooms are non-smoking. We offer free parking in our own parking lot. We are located within walking distance to all Santa Monica attractions and within a 1/2 hour drive to all Los Angeles attractions. Plus, we're only TWO SHORT BLOCKS from Santa Monica's famous white sand beach. Along historic and charming Main Street are numerous restaurants, art galleries, museums, dress shops, coffee shops, and more. A 2 night minimum stay is required on weekends and holidays. ... more   less 

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