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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We spent 5 days here. Quiet location. The rooms are big but the kitchens and bathrooms are original 1950s which won't suit everyone. Great pool with neat gardens which is great to relax in after a day sightseeing. Lovely staff who were helpful. Good size kitchen you can cook in easily. Things to note: parking $31 a day plus tax.... More 

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Nijmegen, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice appartment, one bedroom with two beds, one sleeping couch in the living room. Small kitchen in which you could cook and certainly make breakfast. There's no breakfast facility in the building. Just a tiny reception room. The nearest shop for groceries is quite a walk away. At least 15 minutes. Big enough for two, which we were. Nice,... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a couple of nights here. Large suits with a kitchen, lounge, dining room, hall/wardrobe area, large double room and bathroom. Dated decor -pretty 70s! - which didn't really bother us but it was noisy by the road and too warm (there is no air con, just fans). They could do with updating the windows and doors for security... More 

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Warnbro, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

very nice people, good position, 70's decor and the carpet was a bit dated and dirty. very good value for money, one of a few s/c units surrounding the swimming pool. there is talk of renovations. would return.

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I've stayed at the Cal Mar for many years. It's a bit dated but great value and is brilliant for Santa Monica. A block from the beach and the shops and restaurants. Can be noisy though. I would recommend the hotel for families as the rooms are big and there is a pool!

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New Delhi, India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2016

The hotel is at very good location if you are looking to stay near Santa Monica Beach. Quite big rooms and the kitchen facilities is an added advantage. Walking distance from downtown Santa Monica. However, it is an old property which needs renovation.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016 via mobile

Room was clean but had the bare minimum. We used the kitchen and grocery store was walking distance. Very old fashion but good for a stopping place for the main resorts like Disney, Universal, and Warner Brothers. Only two blocks for a beach view and short walk to the Santa Monica pier.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2016

if you got kids and don't mind hearing other families, you might dig this place. if you are young 20-somethings that need to stretch your dollars while staying close to the beach, you might dig this place too. its not fancy, but its roomy. smells a bit musty, but if you open your windows and turn on the fans, the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2016 via mobile

This place is very affordable and comfortable, I will definitely stay there again I highly recommend the Cal Mar it's just two blocks from the beach and close to local shopping so you can fill your fridge and cook your own meals and spend your money on fun instead of constantly eating out, I love it!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2016

Had a wonderful stay at this cozy hotel in a good location to visit Santa Monica. Not Modern by any means but a comfortable place to be sure. Friendly staff especially Mr. Lino at Check In. The rooms at the back of the hotel are noisy in the morning when the come to pick up the trash. So. ask to... More 

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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 coaster. Inland from the beach, Third Street Promenade bustles with shoppers and street performers, where every block seems to have a musical or acrobatic act drawing crowds giving Santa Monica both the feeling of a laid-back beach town and a major commercial hub.
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Additional Information about Cal Mar Hotel Suites

Address: 220 California Ave, Santa Monica, CA 90403-3606
Location: United States > California > Santa Monica > Santa Monica
Price Range: $206 - $332 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Cal Mar Hotel Suites 3*
Number of rooms: 36
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Cal Mar Hotel Santa Monica
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#19 Business Hotel in Santa Monica
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