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Palihouse Santa Monica

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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good19%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“embassy hotel”(5 reviews)
“quirky decor”(5 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Parking
Breakfast Available
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Kitchenette
3 Star Hotel
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All reviewsembassy hotelbedroom residencequirky decordressing rooma quiet residential areahistoric propertyhome away from homeno air conditioningfew blocksfull kitchencharming hotelshort walkstreet promenadewhole foodssitting arealiving roomthe entire staff
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Quirky decor and quiet lobby. Had just come from the Chateau Marmont for a few days by the shore and the location was nice but the CM is better. Wall must be thin because we could hear nearby TVs: not ideal. Nice little kitchen was...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

We stayed at Palihouse on the recommendation of our daughters. It was terrific from the moment we walked in until we drove away. The staff is EXCELLENT! Our room was very cool - great wallpaper and furnishings, though it lacked a dresser. The beds and...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

Great old hotel just blocks from the ocean. Large community rooms inside and out, to gather with friends, and the penthouse is open and airy with tons of windows to let that ocean air in. Our sons stayed in a room w/2 twin beds, so...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Very nice older (for Santa Monica) property in prime residential location. It is more like a residence than a hotel, with fairly minimal services and staff, ideal for longer stays. Nicely renovated and in good shape, although the building is slightly creaky and you do...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Loved our stay at Palihouse! From the moment you walk in, you feel at home. Very beautiful, unique and comfortable. We stayed in the PH 2 for a girls trip and couldn't ask for anything more! Location was ideal, block away from the beach in...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room Service
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Breakfast Available
Concierge
Babysitting
Room amenities
Refrigerator in room
Microwave
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Price range
$364 - $636 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Santa Monica
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
$364 - $636 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Santa Monica
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette, Family Rooms
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Santa Monica is a coastal town that maintains a
balance as a tourist destination and as an area with a
thriving local culture. On the beach, bikers,
roller-bladers, runners and walkers move along the
famed bike path enjoying the beautiful Los Angeles
weather. The solar-powered Ferris wheel at the Santa
Monica pier spins high above the water, while park
revelers scream with delight riding the roller
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laskrops
April 18, 2018|
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Response from thedopplereffect | Reviewed this property |
It used to be Embassy Hotel Apartments. It became Palihouse in 2013 I believe.
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Dizzy_gal_linds
February 27, 2018|
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Response from Rick S | Reviewed this property |
You have to valet you car or park on the street, which can be dicey. Upon reflection I’d say this is a great location. But it is funky. I’d stay here again, it’s old LA.
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Smiler E
October 30, 2017|
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Response from HotelManagement2018 | Property representative |
Hi Smiler E, Thank you for your inquiry and interest in Palihouse Santa Monica. There is a Metro bus stop about 3 blocks from the hotel. This stop is for the 720 bus that will connect to all Metro buses and Metro rail... More
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