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Sea Blue Hotel

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  • Excellent40%
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  • Average15%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible8%
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“hotel california”(313 reviews)
“movie posters”(15 reviews)
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2.0 Star Hotel
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6 Mar.7 Mar.
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All reviewshotel californiamovie postersgreat locationthe santa monica pierhardwood floorsmuscle beachqueen bedan older hotelseparate bedroomshort walk to the beachocean avethird street promenadeocean viewjamescartersurfboardshc
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We remember staying at this hotel when it was the "Hotel California." We understand new owners acquired the property and changed the name. As we really enjoyed our stays in the past, we chose to stay here again. We want to share our very disappointing...More

Thank Jane C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of the best locations in santa monica. And nice indoor decor. But the rest is rather cheap. Not so clean. Old bathroom. Strange heater etc. But all in all a fair deal. Free coffee in reception. And right by the beach and pier.More

Thank Tune H
Response from Sea Blue S, General Manager at Sea Blue HotelResponded 1 week ago

Hi Tune, Thank you for your feedback. We certainly do pride ourselves on our location. As for the rest, our hotel is a bit older. This is a part of our character, although we understand it is not for everyone. We appreciate you staying with...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We fell in love with this charming hotel right away. The room was comfy and great location, close to the beach, the pier and restaurants. Hotel is lovely and the staff was very friendly and accommodating. We will absolutely be back on our next visit!More

Thank VeronicaTaz
Response from Sea Blue S, General Manager at Sea Blue HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello Veronica, Thank you for your excellent review. We certainly do have our own unique charm and we are so happy you appreciate our hotel. Please let us know the next time you will be visiting Santa Monica and we will be sure to set...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent experience with the staff and our room. Room was comfy for 3 of us friends. Incredible location for walking on the beach and heading to the pier. Staff was very helpful, friendly and professional.More

Thank Michele P
Response from Sea Blue S, General Manager at Sea Blue HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Michele, Thank you for your excellent review... We certainly appreciate it! We hope you will be visiting us again very soon. Please let us know ahead of time and we will be sure to set you up with a great room. Best of luck...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was very impressed with this hotel, it's in the heart of Santa Monica and reasonably priced, a rare gem indeed, to onside yo have the Santa Monica piers and 3rd street promenade to the other you have the lively main street nightlife and restaurants.More

Thank Sam C
Response from Sea Blue S, General Manager at Sea Blue HotelResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Sam, Thank you for the honest and heartfelt review. We are glad you can appreciate our hotel for what we are. We are certainly looking forward to your next stay. Please let us know when that will be and we will be sure to...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Beachfront
Hotel Amenities
Multilingual Staff
Room amenities
Refrigerator in room
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Price range
USD 218 - USD 393 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#12 On the Beach Hotel in Santa Monica
#13 Family Hotel in Santa Monica
#15 Romantic Hotel in Santa Monica
#17 Business Hotel in Santa Monica
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
Details
Price range
USD 218 - USD 393 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#12 On the Beach Hotel in Santa Monica
#13 Family Hotel in Santa Monica
#15 Romantic Hotel in Santa Monica
#17 Business Hotel in Santa Monica
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
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Traveller (440)
Room & Suite (109)
Pool & Beach (18)
Dining (5)
Family and Play Areas (3)
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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
...More
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Alison P
26 September 2017|
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Response from Sharon H | Reviewed this property |
Yes I'm sure it will be. No reason to change it I don't think
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25 September 2017|
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Response from Canadauk2012 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for delay - no idea as have short cropped hair !
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Heather S
27 June 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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