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    The Hotel California

    1670 Ocean Avenue, Santa Monica, CA 90401-3212
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    Reviewed September 30, 2014

    A friend and I stayed here for 4 nights at the end of a 6 week Europe trip and absolutely loved it. Staff (Aaron and Katie) were amazing, super friendly and helpful, making us feel very at home and cared for. The beds were super...More

    Thank estarv
    Response from Hotel Californi... S, Front Office Manager at The Hotel CaliforniaResponded October 6, 2014

    You're welcome back at The Hotel California anytime! Congrats - you picked the hotel that didn't pick your pocket! Please phone me directly for a great return rate at 310.393.2363. Cheers! James Broome, Front Office Manager

    Reviewed September 28, 2014

    After two weeks on the road we ended our Route 66 trip at Santa Monica. After looking on Trip Advisor we called only one hour away and were lucky enough to get a room. The staff is so very friendly and helpful with sightseeing trips...More

    Thank Jana A
    Response from Hotel Californi... S, Front Office Manager at The Hotel CaliforniaResponded October 6, 2014

    Glad you loved our comfy BeautyRest mattresses! They're in every room! Thanks for making us the last stop on your Route 66 trip. Hope to see you again soon! hotelca.com - James Broome, Front Office Manager

    Reviewed September 28, 2014

    I stayed 2 nights with a family of four and was happy with how everything went. The location is SENSATIONAL, the room was clean but needed a lick of paint and some minor maintenance but the staff more than made p for that as they...More

    Thank Richo75
    Response from Hotel Californi... S, Front Office Manager at The Hotel CaliforniaResponded October 6, 2014

    You said it -best location here at The Hotel California! It was a pleasure hosting you and please book with us direct next time you're in town at hotelca.com or 310/393/2363. Cheers! James Broome, Front Office Manager

    Reviewed September 22, 2014

    The hotel is in an excellent location close to the pier, beach and city center. Also close to the main attractions of LA it is a great location to stay if you`re intending to see touristic spots of LA. In addition, there are plenty good...More

    Thank cristina m
    Response from Hotel Californi... S, Front Office Manager at The Hotel CaliforniaResponded September 24, 2014

    Cristina! Thanks for mentioning so many aspects of The Hotel California that you enjoyed! It's a true compliment coming from such an experienced traveler such as yourself (16 cities!) It was a pleasure hosting you. Please contact me directly here at the hotel whenever you're...More

    Reviewed September 21, 2014 via mobile

    Don't get me wrong the hotel was reasonable and a fair price given it's location in Santa Monica- it's minutes from a beautiful beach. However the room was dirty and quite noisy, we were on the ground floor on the corner near the road. It...More

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    Response from Hotel Californi... S, Front Office Manager at The Hotel CaliforniaResponded September 22, 2014

    Dear Hana88 - Thanks for staying with us but I must say I'm disappointed seeing your 2-Star rating despite your praise of our "good location" and "fair prices" and "friendly staff." Recent TripAdvisor reviews have praised our clean rooms - yet you did not lodge...More

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Beachfront
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
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    • Price range
    • $190 - $435 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #11 On the Beach Hotel in Santa Monica
    • #15 Romantic Hotel in Santa Monica
    • #17 Business Hotel in Santa Monica
    • #17 Family Hotel in Santa Monica
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
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    • Number of rooms
    • 27
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    Santa Monica is a coastal town that maintains a
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    Heather S
    June 26, 2017|
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    Response from SFTrish | Reviewed this property |
    Hi, My guess is that you can leave your bags in the reception area. They are quite accommodating to their guests
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    May 6, 2017|
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    Response from JaniceThomas | Reviewed this property |
    You can get them from reception
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    Sharon H
    April 29, 2017|
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    Response from Hotel Californi... S | Property representative |
    Hello Sharon, The hotel offers complimentary coffee, tea, hot chocolate, and bananas - all available in the lobby, which is open 24 hours. There are many dining options in the local area, all within a short walk from the... More
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    Room Tips
    "great staff, great location, great hotel, customer friendly, suites are large and spacious,"
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    "29A - large room with some ocean view"
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    "Lower floors may be noisier due to hardwood floors above you but are probably more cool and comfortable."
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    "Rooms on the south side are quieter. Definitely not from the front of the Main Street."
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