We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Rest Haven Motel

Traveller (87)
Room & Suite (171)
Pool & Beach (17)
Nearby Hotels
See allSee all
  • Excellent17%
  • Very good45%
  • Average27%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“jack in the box”(45 reviews)
“drive thru”(7 reviews)
“room cool”(3 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Wheelchair Access
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
2 Star Hotel
All hotel details
Nearby Hotels
See allSee all
{"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null}
6 May7 May
1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
Standard Room
Getting you more information on this room More
Free Cancellation
Book now, pay at stay!
Show Available Rooms
Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 3 partner sites to see rooms from USD 155.
We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Santa Monica hotels with availability
{"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","META_AIR","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IB_TIME_OF_STAY_PAYMENT_TYPES_V3","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","STORED_CARDS","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "2e56b21ac6144a46b091cf7adb9ba24d", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":1529203,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[44768866],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":6,"month":5,"year":2018},"checkout":{"day":7,"month":5,"year":2018},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":155,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":true,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":"","impressionKey":"2e56b21ac6144a46b091cf7adb9ba24d","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":0,"lowestMetaPrice":155,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":0,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":false,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":-1,"lowestMetaPrice":155,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":-1,"hotelName":"Rest Haven Motel","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6IjJlNTZiMjFhYzYxNDRhNDZiMDkxY2Y3YWRiOWJhMjRkIiwiQUlLIjoiMTcwZGEyY2U0NTU5NGIwZWJhZTBjOGE0MDYwZDY2NWMifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false,"isMetaMarketingLandOnBookingFormEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": 1, "checkIn": "06/05/2018", "checkOut": "07/05/2018", "lowestPrice": "USD 155", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": true, "contentIdMappings": {"44768866":"BookingCom"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": false, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_resp_hr_room_grid", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_responsive","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"template":"ibex_room_grid_responsive__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_responsive","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_responsive__sub_header"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","moduleList":["handler"],"template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{}},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive","moduleList":[],"template":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_responsive","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__amenities","occupancy":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__occupancy","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__reservation_col"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
Reviews (241)
There are newer reviews for Rest Haven Motel
See the most recent reviews
Filter reviews
158 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
More languages
Show reviews that mention
All reviewsjack in the boxdrive thruroom coolrooms are cleanbed was comfortableone night stayminute walk to the beachsanta monica beachmini fridgethe big blue buslaxwalgreenskeys
Updating list...
101 - 105 of 158 reviews
Reviewed 3 July 2012

Having just returned from Santa Monica after a 2night stay at the Rest Haven, we were delighted with the cleanliness, standard and location of this delightful little motel, a steal at $99 per night. I would highly recommend a room around the courtyard as it...More

Thank joanne f
Management response:Responded 6 July 2012

Thank you again for choosing Rest Haven Motel. Our appreciation for this positive review. This is a family operated small motel and we all care that everyone leaves with good memory. And hope to welcome you both back the next time you travel to Santa...More

Reviewed 2 July 2012

We had three nights at the Rest Haven on arrival in LA. What I wanted from that time was somewhere clean and fairly comfortable to recover from our 2-year-old's first flight (and a long-haul, at that), and in a location where we wouldn't need to...More

2  Thank Araikwao
Management response:Responded 3 July 2012

Your review and comments are very much appreciated. Thank you for this precise and informative review. It would surely be helpful to our future guests. Looking forward to welcoming you back. Have a wonderful day!

Reviewed 1 July 2012

We were pleasantly surprised at what we got for $99... in Santa Monica! The room, while plain and basic, was very clean and carefully appointed. The staff was thoughtful, helpful and very cooperative. This place is vastly superior to the joint across the main street....More

Thank TwoNewYorkers
Management response:Responded 3 July 2012

Thanks for recognizing our place and service. Compliments like this are much needed for motivation purpose. Hope to welcome you back sometime. We are very grateful for the 5-star review at TripAdvisor. Rest assured your next stay will be a pleasant one, too. Have a...More

Reviewed 27 June 2012

Price is good if consider prices in Santa Monica. Rooms basic but clean. Good solution for family (we had 4 bed room). 2 Km from the sea, 1 Km from shopping mall where you can find something to eat (do not go in fastfood close)....More

1  Thank tropao
Management response:Responded 29 June 2012

Thank you for the review and for the positive advise to our future guests. Hope to welcome your family back the next time around. Have an awesome day!!!

Reviewed 23 June 2012

I had booked 3 nights at Rest Haven after a very busy 10 day coach tour of California and Arizona, to unwind before my trip back to the UK. I chose it because it was so much cheaper than the frontline hotels a couple of...More

3  Thank BBTrisha
Management response:Responded 27 June 2012

Thank you for staying with us and more thanks for taking your time and post this very detailed review about our motel. We have few electric kettles for tea ( just ask the front desk). There are so many places for breakfast in walking distance,...More

View more reviews
Most Booked Properties in Santa Monica, CA
See allSee all
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Room amenities
Refrigerator in room
Price range
USD 137 - USD 550 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#18 On the Beach Hotel in Santa Monica
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Price range
USD 137 - USD 550 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#18 On the Beach Hotel in Santa Monica
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Add Photo Photos
Traveller (87)
Room & Suite (171)
Pool & Beach (17)
Family and Play Areas (2)
Santa Monica
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
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Babu M
20 June 2017|
Response from edith c | Reviewed this property |
Room Tips
"I would ask for a room that exits to the inner court"
Read review
"Rooms at the back are the quietest"
Read review
"avoid room 12"
Read review
"Try to find another solution than staying there"
Read review
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing