The Shore hotel was the most expensive of our trip. Santa Monica is an expensive place to stay anywhere. Pluses are the location , newness, pool area and decor.
Minuses are: price, rooms are small compared to other hotels in US, car parking is expensive and with no driveway valet,(choose self park which is cheaper) no bath in the bathroom and no food or bar on site. If any of these things are of importance to you then you may wish to go elsewhere.
If you want a nice up market hotel in Santa Monica and you can get a good price for the Shore then it is a good choice.
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- The essence of legendary 5 star customer service and breath taking ocean views Shore Hotel celebrated our soft opening in early October of 2011 and are proud to be Santa Monica's first and only upscale boutique Gold LEED certified property. Shore Hotel is pleased to announce the recent opening of our poolside bar as well as the much anticipated opening of our restaurant, Blue Plate Taco on September 23rd, 2012. Shore Hotel is located on Ocean Avenue in Santa Monica, just steps from the Santa Monica Pier, 3rd Street Promenade, and the city’s popular beaches and shopping districts. Shore Hotel is the newest addition to the coastline—a Gold LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) certified property that offers eco-friendly accommodations with stunning views of the Pacific Ocean. Gensler Architecture conceived the Shore Hotel’s California modern design, which features 164 stylishly appointed rooms dressed in beach shades of teal and orange and outfitted with custom-made Teak wood furniture. ... more less
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