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Ocean View Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   1447 Ocean Avenue, Santa Monica, CA 90401
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Ranked #26 of 34 hotels in Santa Monica
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Atlanta, Georgia
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78 reviews 78 reviews
13 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Just because it is in the hotel name does not mean you will see the ocean. Very few of the rooms actually have any view. Small windows mainly face the brick sides of other buildings. New renovation means tiny rooms stuffed with over-sized furniture and barely any walking or floor space. Unique but sterile fixtures. The parking is a lot... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Santa Monica isn't too cheap for hotels etc... When you check round you may find a better hotel group name and think quality. This hotel was perfect. Modern. Very clean. Location superb. Staff were fan-bloody-tastic. It was my first time to LA. Santa Monica and this Hotel made it. I went onto Melborne-Sydney-Hong Kong from LA. This was my favourite... More

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Pooley Bridge, United Kingdom
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Told by staff my company had not paid (they had) then told my card didn't charge (it did) charged a second card, then held funds on one card when error was found out for whole stay, second card still not refunded 2 weeks later. Manager conveniently always absent from hotel and have ignored 6 emails concerning it including a request... More

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dublin
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Drove here from Santa Barbara and when we arrived the lovely lady at reception said we could park for free and waiver the fee. She was able to give us directions to the mains shops and bars which were 2blocks away. We were across the street from the beach and had a balcony with a view to watch the sun... More

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Sydney
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22 reviews 22 reviews
9 hotel reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was our second stay in this hotel. We had an Oceanview room with a balcony and it had been recently renovated and was great. The bathroom was quite spacious and the bed nice and comfy. They were renovating the lobby during our stay but this didn't impact our stay. The location of this hotel is perfect for Santa Monica... More

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Kilwinning, Scotland, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Enjoyed our stay but the court yard view is of the car park. Hotel was being refurbished and the room we stayed in was of high quality. Location was great but a sea view would have been great. Parking is very tight and we had to wait for a space.Santa Monica was amazing though!!!

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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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19 reviews 19 reviews
10 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We booked one night here. We were unaware they were renovating their reception area and as a result had to sit on low uncomfortable stools in a bare windowless area to wait for our transport to LAX. The rooms were basic but comfortable. Sadly this whole place was incredibly sterile. The rooms except for the basic furniture had no pictures... More

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Des Moines, Iowa
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

We really enjoyed our stay. The hotel lobby was being renovated, so finding our way in was a bit confusing at first, but that is to be expected with construction. We didn't have any noise issues with the construction, they started late enough, we were up and planning our day before anything started. Parking was the only issue we really... More

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WALNUT
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12 reviews 12 reviews
12 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

I was here on Saturday evening June 14, 2014. The parking lot was very crowded when we arrived at 10pm. The hotel is under renovation so they used a guess room as a temporary lobby to check in guests. The lady at the front desk was nice enough to let us check out the next day at 1pm and gave... More

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Sioux City, Iowa
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56 reviews 56 reviews
3 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

Wanted to stay by the pier. This worked great. Parking is rough but you're at the pier. Rooms are clean and nicely furnished. A little loud. It doesn't matter really because you're hear to be outside not sitting in your room.

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Address: 1447 Ocean Avenue, Santa Monica, CA 90401
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Location: United States > California > Santa Monica
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:3 star — Ocean View Hotel 3*
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Also Known As:
Ocean View Santa Monica
Ocean View Hotel Santa Monica
Hotel Ocean View
Best Western Ocean View Hotel

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Beach Business Center with Internet Access Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Shuttle Bus service Wheelchair access
Hotel Style
#13 On the Beach Hotel in Santa Monica
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