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Bayside Hotel

2.0 of 5 2001 Ocean Avenue, Santa Monica, CA 90405
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Riverton, Illinois
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a wonderful trip again to the Bayside Hotel. Room was nice full kitchen was great as well. Be sure to get the ocean view rooms.Sit and enjoy coffee or a drink and watch the ocean! Located very close to Santa Monica pier and shopping district as well as to Venice Beach.with the friendly staff and on site bike rentals... More 

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Frankfurt, Hessen, Germany
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22 reviews 22 reviews
15 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked this motel for the last night of our vacation because it is just 30 min away from the airport and you can walk from there to the pier (30 min), it is directly at the beach. The room was nice and bright as it was furnished in white color and had enough space. The staff was friendly and... More 

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Sunnyvale, California
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53 reviews 53 reviews
8 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Everything in this area is expensive, so clearly, for the price and location this is a good value. Rooms were clean, and the staff were friendly. In the first room we got, the bathroom door wouldn't lock. On informing the front desk we were moved to another room which was OK. Room was clean and usable. Wifi was available but... More 

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West Brattleboro, Vermont
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Clean, plain but nice --very comfortable bed, bathroom was simple but fine. Heater in the bathroom did not work, but the one in the room did -- thank goodness (it was cold weather). There was a little bit of an ocean view, and it was an easy walk down through the part to the beach. The staff were very nice.... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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8 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Brilliant seaside apartment hotel in Santa Monica. Charming sea view and retro motel feel. Great value for money and in the best location. Everything you need, close to the beach SM pier, Venus beach...if you have to be in LA then stay here.

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Sydney, Australia
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I recently stayed at the Bayside Hotel and thought it was awesome. It is close to Santa Monica Pier, Venice Beach and the shopping centre. The bed was incredibly comfortable, maid service was super and the room better than expected. The man at the front desk was extremely helpful and knowledgeable of the area. Thanks for a... More 

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Brighton, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014

I stayed here for 2 night with my partner and thought the hotel was in a perfect location and quaint. The rooms were large and catered for most needs. It take two minutes and you,re walking on the beach,10minutes to Santa Monica (depending if you're taking a leisurely stroll) and 15 minutes to all the fab shops,cafés etc. We only... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

When we arrived at this hotel, our heart sank. It looked really dingy and old and as it was our Honeymoon we got really worried. Upon getting an early check in due to the lovely staff we soon discovered that the inside is beautifully renovated and made for a very comfortable stay. Bed was comfortable with a really great view... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014 via mobile

The Bayside Hotel - a lot of charm with a killer sunset view !!! The location is fantastic. Walking distance to trendy Main St. shops and restaurants, the Santa Monica Pier, and also the beach! It's also one of only a handful of properties with a direct ocean view of Santa Monica Beach. I live in Santa Monica and recommend... More 

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New Orleans, Louisiana
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4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014

Stayed at Bayside for two nights. Upon arriving, the hotel room was not ready, but the young lady took care of everything and we just had to pick up our keys. The room was amazing. I love this hotel,it was close to everything. We walked everywhere and really enjoy the patio in front of my room.

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Address: 2001 Ocean Avenue, Santa Monica, CA 90405
Location: United States > California > Santa Monica
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2 star — Bayside Hotel 2*
Number of rooms: 45
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Also Known As:
Bayside Santa Monica
Bayside Hotel Santa Monica
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#10 On the Beach Hotel in Santa Monica

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