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BEST WESTERN PLUS Gateway Hotel Santa Monica

3.0 of 5 1920 Santa Monica Boulevard, Santa Monica, CA 90404-1909
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  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Tulsa, Oklahoma
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14 reviews 14 reviews
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars NEW

This hotel was selected because of its convenience to the medical center I was going to visit. It appeared that most of the other guests were tourists. It is just off the corner of 16th Street and Santa Monica Blvd was convenient to the beach via the hotel shuttle. I did not use the shuttle but it is available every... More 

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New York City, New York
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The room was big, the shower fine. There was dirt (like actual soil) one side of the bed and it faced an air conditioning unit. overall this woulda been fine were it not $200 for one night in this semi-ok room. yes its in santa monica but nowhere near the beach, so teh high price so such routine uninspired decor... More 

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Chicago, United States
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Great location, great staff, great experience. Check was super easy. They even give you a voucher to use at the International House of Pancakes restaurant that is on the first floor. I had a terrific stay at the Best Western PLUS Gateway Hotel in Santa Monica!

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Niagara-on-the-Lake, Canada
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28 reviews 28 reviews
8 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

After reading several reviews, we picked this hotel because of its location mainly. It was close to the sights we wanted to see and yet in a quiet, safe area. From here, it was easy to drive down Sunset Blvd all the way into Hollywood, park at the Hollywood & Highland Centre ($15 for the day) and enjoy the touristy... More 

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Brooklyn, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I travel to Santa Monica every 3 months for business and I always stay in this hotel because it is conveniently very close to building in which I work when I travel here. The staff are always very friendly and helpful, and, since remodeling, the hotel and rooms look and feel great, very beach-like! The wi-fi is excellent regardless of... More 

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Decatur, United States
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We enjoyed this hotel very much from the welcoming staff to our guest room. The only negative might be the parking because it was a little tight squeeze for us in our SUV but otherwise everything was great. Great mattress, very clean facility, and extremely helpful staff.

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central coast, ca
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed 15 nights at this hotel while my husband was at UCLA Medical Center. The staff was exceptionally compassionate and professional particularly Gloria and John. They were very flexible and accommodating finding room for me as my stay kept extending longer and longer.

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Portland, Oregon, Usa
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The staff at this location was very professional and helpful. Unfortunately, we had a room next to an alley and it was very noisy. Also, there is no carpeting on the floor and you could hear people walking around in the room above. Finally, the internet was intermittent.

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Not only was the facility well run, spotless and up to date, but the staff was incredibly kind and helpful. I flew out of there early for my flight only to realize that my work ID card had slipped out of my pants that were hung in the closet. I called the hotel from the airport and by 9am the... More 

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Hawthorn Woods, IL, United States
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This remodeled hotel has outstanding guest rooms, Great Bed, Big HD TV, lots of outlets on nightstand. It exceeded my expectations. Bathroom has nice towels and backlit mirrors. Wolfgang Puck coffee. I need to stay at more BW Plus hotels!

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Address: 1920 Santa Monica Boulevard, Santa Monica, CA 90404-1909
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Location: United States > California > Santa Monica > Santa Monica
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:3 star — BEST WESTERN PLUS Gateway Hotel Santa Monica 3*
Number of rooms: 122
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Also Known As:
Best Western Santa Monica
Santa Monica Best Western
Hotel Style:
#14 Business Hotel in Santa Monica
#14 Romantic Hotel in Santa Monica
#15 Family Hotel in Santa Monica

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