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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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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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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
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Having recently stayed at this hotel I can say that it is in a great location ( opposite the pier and just in front of 3rd street for shopping) The rooms are spacious and have complimentary tea/coffee in the room However there was no breakfast facility and although there were cafe around, it would of been nice to get some... More

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Cabarita Beach, Australia
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29 reviews 29 reviews
18 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Great spot in Santa Monica opposite the pier and close to the shopping promenade, small hotel which has been tastefully renovated, staff were very helpful. A bit noisy due to construction work nearby. Good size rooms with comfy beds. Would recommend this one.

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Sacramento, California
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21 reviews 21 reviews
8 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Stayed for 1 night on a Friday in September 2014. The price prior to arrival matched the price at checkout - there were no hidden fees, but I did pay the extra $33 for parking which was advertised online. The rooms looked exactly as they did on various websites including the hotel's site. Positives: -Newly remodeled rooms with fresh paint,... More

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Newcastle, Australia
13 reviews 13 reviews
10 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I've been attempting to make contact with this hotel over a period of a few weeks without response. We are a group of 16 people wishing to stay in Santa Monica next July and this hotel does not respond to emails, phone calls or direct contact through their website. The manager Pablo Sanchez who I believe is in charge of... More

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Acapulco, Mexico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Ocean View Hotel, in Santa Monca is one of the most beautifully tranquil hotels, I have had the pleasure of staying at, number one location, close, walking distance to shops, restaurants, and the beach. In order to be a GREAT hotel, you must have extrodnary employees, and Ocean view has MANY ! There are four EXPERTS at Reception, Ed, Lenny,... More

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Perth, Australia
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26 reviews 26 reviews
12 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent location , close to beach ,shopping mall and major shopping area restaurants. Clean rooms simple furnishings but practical Ambience is good Good price for location Bed was very comfortable and house keeping were excellent , very clean. Wifi was good

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New Orleans
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82 reviews 82 reviews
10 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are looking at the Ocean View because its rates compare favorably to other nearby hotels, then rest assured that the better price does not mean your taking a major step down in quality or amenities. The room was spacious, clean and comfortable to be in. The bathroom and shower were large, modern and clean. The location is outstanding.... More

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Auckland, New Zealand
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was our third stay at the hotel and our prior stays were perfectly satisfactory, however, on arrival back home (in New Zealand) this time, we discovered extra charges from the hotel on our credit card and despite two emails to them they never bothered to respond and we have had to involve our bank before they sent any information... More

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7 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I am very pleased with the service I received from Joy along with Ed at check in. I travel a lot and look for great quality deals and this place is wonderful! My room is quaint yet beautiful and classy, ocean view, Aveda products, comfortable bed, close to everything and im thrilled. If ur visiting check out my buddies class... More

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Boston, Massachusetts
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6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our room was nice, however when we arrived the front desk staff had attitude right from the beginning. They were aloof and rude. The hotel was being painted outside and they covered our windows up and took away our deck furniture. We complained and they had to come up and see it for themselves. Only then did they say they... More

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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*
Number of rooms: 66
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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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