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Casa del Mar

5.0 of 5 Hotel   |   1910 Ocean Way, Santa Monica, CA 90405
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Ranked #4 of 34 hotels in Santa Monica
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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3 of 5 stars reviewed yesterday
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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Irving, TX
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43 reviews 43 reviews
28 hotel reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Service at the restaurant was not all that oustanding,a littlle below average. Not too much on the way of selection. Food was lacking in quality and quantity and vastly overpriced. Good location on beach front is the main attraction.

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Calgary, Canada
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We stayed at Casa Del Mar for few days in August; This is a great hotel just at the beach, location is perfect and just walking distance from the Santa Monica Pier and 3rd Street / Santa Monica Place; the hotel itself is just flawless, really a 5-star hotel, great staff, great food, convenient clean rooms, nice and well maintained... More

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London, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
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22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We have stayed in lots of outstanding hotels but this one really impressed. Probably the nicest most homely suite I've ever stayed in Suite 623 with an oceanfront view. Staff and service are what the Four Seasons used to be! The location is stunning and the property is flawless. They charge hotel guests for beach chairs which I don't understand... More

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jbarela, General Manager at Casa del Mar, responded to this review

Dear Moriati1812, Thank you for joining us at Hotel Casa del Mar! I am delighted to hear that our ocean view suite, along with our staff and services, impressed you. I also appreciate your comment regarding our "flawless" property. We look forward to sharing another sunset with you again soon. Sincerely, James Barela, General Manager Hotel Casa del Mar More

Chicago, Illinois
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16 reviews 16 reviews
13 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a beautiful boutique hotel located right on the beach. We had one of their new suites with expansive top floor views of the beach/ocean. The room had a beautiful beach-themed decor and all the amenities you'd expect in a suite. The hotel staff was generally okay, but not overly friendly. Everyone I came in contact with had a... More

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jbarela, General Manager at Casa del Mar, responded to this review

Dear Babs131364, Thank you so much for joining us at Hotel Casa del Mar. I truly appreciate your comments regarding our “beautiful boutique hotel” and am delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay in one of our brand new suites. I do apologize if our service did not meet your expectations or our usually high standards, but your review... More

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42 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We changed our Santa Monica hotel this trip to try out something new. This property has a heap of nostalgia in the grand lobby area which overlooks the ocean, but overall feels uninspired. The staff seemed also under managed and in need of serious developmental work. Pool is disappointingly small, but you're on the beach and the ocean is just... More

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jbarela, General Manager at Casa del Mar, responded to this review

Dear LelaM, Thank you for your feedback. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed the ocean view from your room. I truly apologize for any lapses in service that you may have encountered during your stay. We are committed to service excellence and every review helps us to improve. Sincerely, James Barela, General Manager Hotel Casa del Mar More

Melbourne, Australia
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18 reviews 18 reviews
15 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

After a rocky start where I was staring into an empty lot full of industrial bins...I was moved to a gorgeous room with an amazing view of Santa Monica beach and pier. I arrived with a very bad neck and thankfully found that the spa provided me with an excellent masseuse who was fabulous and helped sort it out. Perfectly... More

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Paradise Valley, Arizona
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27 reviews 27 reviews
13 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

Have stayed here twice, most recently June 2014. Overall a very nice hotel in a great location by the pier. Rooms are kinda small but very cozy, almost feels like a bedroom in a house. Views are very variable. Once we had a direct on ocean view (but set back in the back of the U shaped building, which cut... More

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Sydney, Australia
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5 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

We stayed here for 3 nights on the way home from New York to Australia. Our room was absolutely beautiful - such luxury - the bed was so comfortable and the bathrooms lovely. The hotel is right on the beach and sitting by the pool overlooking the beach and people watching was really great. The staff couldn't do enough for... More

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Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
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58 reviews 58 reviews
17 hotel reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

Have been here many times to enjoy sunset views and cocktails. My first overnight stay did not disappoint. Arrived midday and was allowed to check in early. Thank you Amex Fine Hotels. Lovely room at pool level. Great views. Mt husband had a massage at spa and said it was wonderful. Walking distance to pier and restaurants. Will definitely return... More

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GregoryDay, General Manager at Casa del Mar, responded to this review

Dear sharontognietti, Thank you for staying with us at Shutters on the Beach. I especially appreciate your comment regarding our "excellent" service and am glad your husband was able to take advantage of our services at ONE the Spa. We look forward to seeing you again on your next trip. Sincerely, Gregory Day, General Manager Shutters on the Beach More

New York City, New York
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

My husband and I had our wedding here nearly 7 years ago and to this day, I cannot say enough about how wonderful this hotel is. The service was stellar, the property was stunning, the rooms were splendid, and the entire experience has been permanently etched as fantastic in my heart. We have gone back several times to eat at... More

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GregoryDay, General Manager at Casa del Mar, responded to this review

Dear SandieSometimes, Thank you so much for your "Truly Special" review. We appreciate being a part of your special wedding memories and are glad to hear that you still enjoy returning again and again. We look forward to welcoming you back again soon. Sincerely, Gregory Day, General Manager Shutters on the Beach More

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Address: 1910 Ocean Way, Santa Monica, CA 90405
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Location: United States > California > Santa Monica
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Hotel Class:5 star — Casa del Mar 5*
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Hotel Casa del Mar is located right on the sand in the heart of the Southern California seaside community of Santa Monica, mere steps from the Pacific Ocean on Santa Monica Bay. The hotel is adjacent to the historic Santa Monica Pier, the dynamic Third Street Promenade, Main Street, the elegant shopping and dining areas of Montana Avenue, as well as the gardens, walkways and expansive ocean panoramas of cliff-top Palisades Park. ... more   less 
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