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1760 Ocean Ave., Santa Monica, CA 90401
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Seaview Hotel
Ranked #24 of 34 Hotels in Santa Monica
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Oakland, California
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I mistakenly made the reservation for Seaview instead of the Seashore Motel and will not make that mistake again. It has location going for it and that's about it. You can walk to the beach and it's the SM pier. Our 2nd floor room had a large window that a) didn't lock and b) looked out to the walkway. Instead... More

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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11 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The location is amazing, it is located just a couple of blocks from the pier. Great value. The room is really good, you have a kitchen (without kitchenware) and a private balcony. No breakfast included. Wifi included. There is not AC, no issue at all about that for October stay.

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Essexville, Michigan
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

For around 100 bucks a night, you cant beat it. Friendly service, clean and large updated rooms and short walking distance to the beach and pier. Parking in the alley was tight and hard to find a space but manager was very helpful in finding us a spot. I cant wait to go back!

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

It's a basic place that could do with a bit of TLC. Fine for a couple of nights stay but wouldn't recommend much longer than that. Good location, only a walk into the centre of SM and the pier. No AC which was okay for an October stay but in full summer might be a problem! Check-in isn't the greatest... More

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Perth, Australia
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

For $144 for a night, we were 5 seconds from the beach. Ideally located between Venice and Santa Monica beaches makes both walking distance. The hotel room is very clean. Very comfortable bed. Nice flat screen tv. Great wifi. If you're after a great location and aren't too fussed about a fancy room, this is highly recommended :)

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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25 reviews 25 reviews
8 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

Stayed here for 2 nights, the room was clean and had everything I needed, although the bath was more of a shower tray and the shower head came out of the wall at shoulder height (I am 5'7). The location is amazing, just a few minutes walk to the beach and a few more to the pier, muscle beach or... More

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California
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32 reviews 32 reviews
15 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014 via mobile

For the first time my Trip Advisor friends led me astray. I have no idea what place others are reviewing, but their descriptions do not reflect our experience at Seaview Hotel. My first indication that something was not quite right was when we couldn't enter the office because the door was locked and once the lady inside opened the door... More

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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

Excellent little motel situated about a minutes walk from the beach and about 5mins to Santa Monica pier! The motel was clean and tidy and the room was spacious! The room didn't have an A/C but because of the spaciousness of the room it wasn't needed! Fantastic little place will definitely be going back

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Copenhagen, Denmark
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Seaview Hotel is a cute hotel, in a traditional building of old California architecture, where it is possible to feel the relax atmosphere of Santa Monica. Excellent located on the main avenue, at 5 minutes walking from the beach and less than 10 minutes walking from the famous Santa Monica Pier.

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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

It is an interesting place but very, very noisy. If they had air conditioning it would help with the noise. Close to beach. Needs a bit of updating and repairs. Due to the heat we had the patio open but no screen so you didn't know if you would be broke into or end up with a creature in your... More

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Additional Information about Seaview Hotel

Address: 1760 Ocean Ave., Santa Monica, CA 90401
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Location: United States > California > Santa Monica
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 20
Also Known As:
Seaview Motel Santa Monica

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