There is no doubt that Shade is very cool. The rooms are big and funky (although they need somewhere to hang towels!). The bar is very laid back and full of beautiful people (yours truly excepted) and the location (just a couple of blocks from the beach) is perfect.
But it all comes at a steep price and check out is a very stingy 11.00 (the front desk called me to ask if I needed help with my bags which really meant ... clear out of the room pdq)
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- Welcome to Shade, Manhattan Beach's premiere luxury boutique hotel, located 5.6 miles south of LAX and two blocks from the beach. Shade is a cool retreat after a long day at the office or a hot day at the beach, its exquisite environment is designed to maximize comfort and inspire relaxation while capturing the essence of coastal living. ... more less
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- Also Known As:
- Shade Hotel Manhattan Beach
- Shade Manhattan Beach