We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Casa del Mar

5.0 of 5 1910 Ocean Way, Santa Monica, CA 90405
Hotel website
Special Price
10% Off View Rooms
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 6 more sites!
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Casa del Mar
Professional photos View all
Browse nearby
Casa del Mar
Write a Review

402 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
    234
    84
    43
    16
    25
See reviews for
77
153
27
84
Rating summary
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (78)
Date | Rating
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Norwegian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Swedish first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
    (402)
  • Mar-May only
    (87)
  • Jun-Aug only
    (106)
  • Sep-Nov only
    (133)
  • Dec-Feb only
    (76)
All months
London
Senior Contributor
46 reviews 46 reviews
42 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

this hotel is virtually the same as shutters. just opposite, and same look, feel, spirit, and welcoming staff. rooms are clean and well maintained. Staff super friendly, and warm. location is awesome. position A1 for walks and beach life in Venice Beach or Santa Monica.

Was this review helpful? Yes
A TripAdvisor Member
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel is located right on the Santa Monica beachfront and next to the famous sister hotel Shutters. Grande hotel with beautiful rooms - even my standard was spacious w jet bath, lots of space, huge comfy beds. Great live music in lively lobby in the pm and great views. Door staff v friendly and helpful. BUT the staff otherwise... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Clermont-Ferrand, France
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This place was definitely created for relaxation at its best. I had a magnificent weekend and both my husband and I have to agree that the spa was absolutely divine. The cabanas and lounge chairs were also a delight to lay back on and watch the sunset. Great staff. I am most appreciative.

Was this review helpful? Yes
San Juan Capistrano, California
Top Contributor
264 reviews 264 reviews
74 hotel reviews
87 helpful votes 87 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a first-rate place on the beach in Santa Monica. The lobby is beautifully decorated historic hotel with elaborate tiles and wood and a fantastic view from the comfortable bar with multiple conversation areas. Service is great and we had a drink with some grilled octopus with potatoes; very good and very relaxing. There was also a photo shoot... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Los Angeles, California
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed Nov 21-23rd during a business meeting. We are local in LA and had never heard of this property. It is part of the Shutters hotel adjacent. Both are on the beach. Casa del Mar was fabulous. From the moment we drove up the valet staff, front desk, and housekeeping were fabulous. Our turn down service was so thoughtful... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Laguna Niguel, California
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Although we live in Southern California, we were meeting friends and family in Santa Monica for the weekend and wanted to stay in a special hotel to make our experience even more memorable. Mission accomplished! The hotel itself feels historic, but in a cool, well-cared for way. The views are amazing as you are staying right on the sand looking... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Southend-on-sea, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
62 reviews 62 reviews
29 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed for 3 nights, the room we had was simply stunning, a corner ocean front room overlooking the pool, lovely bedroom with separate lounge, fire place and lots of home comforts. Close walk to the Pier and a fantastic cycle path for miles taking in Venice Beach. Lots to do with great staff.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
West Bloomfield, Michigan
Contributor
15 reviews 15 reviews
6 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A fabulous looking hotel with small rooms and expensive everything. The staff could use better training:a bellman took us to our room and left without even showing where the climate control was. The bathroom lighting and makeup mirror were awful . Checkout had us talking to a snarky manager who was unnecessarily rude. The bar was jumping at night and... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Belfast
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

This is a top class hotel sitting on the beach front. I arrived at a very busy time American Film Awards,nevertheless despite the hotel being full the high standard did not fall . Staff took the pressure in their stride, always efficient cheerful and top of their game. The buzz around the hotel especially the lobby area was electrifying. Front... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Los Angeles, California
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

I checked into the Casa for few nights and was upgraded to a beautiful ocean view room. My room was beautiful, bright and airy. I enjoyed the complimentary wi-fi and cozy dreamy bed. The food was mediocre and you don't really have many options from the menu and the one restaurant if you want to hibernate in the hotel. The... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question
Owners: What's your side of the story?
Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.
Manage your listing

Been to Casa del Mar? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Casa del Mar

Address: 1910 Ocean Way, Santa Monica, CA 90405
Phone Number:
Location: United States > California > Santa Monica
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Hotel Class:5 star — Casa del Mar 5*
Number of rooms: 129
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Expedia, Hotels.com, Booking.com, Priceline, Travelocity, HotelTravel.com, TripOnline SA, Odigeo and Tingo so you can book your Casa del Mar reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Casa Del Mar Hotel Santa Monica
Casa Del Mar Santa Monica
Hotel Style:
#1 Spa Hotel in Santa Monica
#3 On the Beach Hotel in Santa Monica
#4 Luxury Hotel in Santa Monica
#4 Family Hotel in Santa Monica
#4 Romantic Hotel in Santa Monica
#12 Business Hotel in Santa Monica

438 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (132)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (19)
Viewed
Room/suite (30)
Viewed
Bathroom (9)
Viewed
View from room (9)
Viewed
Pool/beach area (13)
Viewed
Dining (1)
Viewed
Other (51)

Expert photos: Taken by TripAdvisor travel experts

Viewed
All expert photos (261)
Viewed
Amenities (25)
Viewed
Beach (24)
Viewed
One Bedroom Suite (26)
Viewed
Pool (21)
Viewed
Restaurants and Bars (23)
Viewed
Superior Room (82)
Viewed
The Hotel (60)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (46)
Viewed
Room/suite (11)
Viewed
Business center/function rooms (2)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (11)
Viewed
Dining (4)
Viewed
Bathroom (2)
Viewed
Pool/beach area (4)
Viewed
Other (12)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay