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Santa Monica Deluxe Hotels

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Fairmont Miramar Hotel & Bungalows Slideshow
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#4 of 34 hotels in Santa Monica
5 travelers mentioned "grand hotel" and "grand" when describing this hotel.
  • "It had the feeling of an old grand residential hotel with all the coolness of Los Angeles. My kids asked, "Why can't we live here?" We can at least return again! Thanks to the..."
  • "we also stayed at the Mandalay Bay in Vegas, Loews Coronado Bay in San Diego and The Grand Californian Hotel in Disneyland. This was our second visit to Santa Monica. Of all the..."
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Hotel Shangri-La Santa Monica Slideshow
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#16 of 34 hotels in Santa Monica
One traveler mentioned "exclusive" when describing this hotel.
  • "This hotel in the exclusive Santa Monica is the place to stay. Indeed, you don t have a direct Beach access, but this is santa Monica... So don t blame the hotel. For the rest..."
  • "Not only did we receive an unasked for upgrade upon check in, the staff went out of their way to make every aspect of our stay wonderful. The room was well furnished and clean. I will definitely be ba..."
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Huntley Santa Monica Beach Slideshow
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#11 of 34 hotels in Santa Monica
2 travelers mentioned "upscale" when describing this hotel.
  • "However, this is a top-notch, luxury hotel with a trendy, upscale clientele. I would say our stay was fairly decadent. As far as fun stuff we did nearby, we went to the Sunday..."
  • "Wanted a hotel near the beach in a upscale area (Santa Monica), did not need a million amenities, wanted service and decor that is a step above a nice national chain. Found all of..."
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Shore Hotel Slideshow
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#2 of 34 hotels in Santa Monica
4 travelers mentioned "grand" when describing this hotel.
  • "The grand opening rate was okay and when booked directly with the hotel, they also threw in some comps. The pier was super close and therefore so was the beach. The mall and..."
  • "Shore Hotel is simply grand. From the beautiful amenities (glassed-in pool and jacuzzi facing the Pier), to the stunning rooms (such plush beds!), everything about Shore Hotel was a..."
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Shutters on the Beach Slideshow
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#8 of 34 hotels in Santa Monica
5 travelers mentioned "deluxe" when describing this hotel.
  • "Everything in the room feels beachy and lovely without being campy or feeling too thematic. The bed was big, comfortable, deluxe. In fact, everything felt deluxe - even down to..."
  • "and a beautiful beach setting. Love the living room and the deluxe king was perfect. Can't wait to co back and we haven't even left yet! ..."
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Viceroy Santa Monica Slideshow
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#1 of 34 hotels in Santa Monica
One traveler mentioned "exclusive" when describing this hotel.
  • "The staff have the knack of always being there for you without the stuffiness of more exclusive- or more expensive- hotels, are really friendly and approachable without being too..."
  • "It's a charming hotel. Very well decorated. Just a block to the beach and to the main pier. Shopping is close too. If I return to Santa Monica I will stay there again. The only thing I didn't like was..."
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Loews Santa Monica Beach Hotel Slideshow
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#14 of 34 hotels in Santa Monica
9 travelers mentioned "grand room" and "grand hotel" when describing this hotel.
  • "We booked a Grand room, which had an oversized patio large enough for a table and chairs and two chaise lounges. Our patio faced the ocean, with a terrific view of the pier...just..."
  • "But keep in mind that the Loews Santa Monica is definitely not a "luxury" or "grand hotel". In my opinion it is a decent 4 star beach hotel. Therefore I have to say that the..."
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Oceana Beach Club Hotel Slideshow
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#13 of 34 hotels in Santa Monica
4 travelers mentioned "upscale" when describing this hotel.
  • "There are loads of “upscale” and “pricey” hotels in the LA area and some of them are simply places you never want to revisit and totally try to forget! The opposite is true..."
  • "We all loved it and plan to return! The environment: It's located in an upscale apartment zone on a main street; some rooms have ocean views. Santa Monica's restaurant zone and..."
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Casa del Mar Slideshow
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#5 of 34 hotels in Santa Monica
One traveler mentioned "grand" when describing this hotel.
  • "The room is very Cape Cod, painted in a gentle seafoam color with grand detailings of fine molding and a desk with cute little features like an old-style toy ferris wheel, and a..."
  • "You cannot be any closer to the gorgeous Santa Monica beach without getting sand in your shoes - hence the location cannot be beat. The rooms are large and well maintained, the gym has brand new equip..."
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JW Marriott Santa Monica Le Merigot Slideshow
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#17 of 34 hotels in Santa Monica
One traveler mentioned "exclusive" when describing this hotel.
  • "I have stayed at other JW Marriotts and am surprised Marriott Corporation would allow this hotel to named under that exclusive Marriott flag. My group stayed there for only one..."
  • "We spent a night here, generally on the way to LAX--and it was great! Great service--many employees in the lobby waiting and willing to help with anything--the concierge showed us the way to the e..."
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Le Meridien Delfina Santa Monica Slideshow
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#15 of 34 hotels in Santa Monica
One traveler mentioned "upscale place" when describing this hotel.
  • "It makes sense b/c its such an upscale place, thought I'm sad to see the perks of the Sheraton brand go...The Club! I hope they repalce it with another program for their SPG guests..."
  • "the room was great...clean and modern. Staff was superb! Lobby had many comfortable seating areas and a nice bar and light snack area. Wait staff did a good job at breakfast .The concierge was very he..."
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