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Sea Blue Hotel

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1670 Ocean Avenue, Santa Monica, CA 90401-3212 See on map
Free Wifi
Non-Smoking Hotel
Multilingual Staff
Breakfast included
2 Star accommodation
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We loved our stay here and will definitely book again on trips to Santa Monica. The location is perfect (one block from the beach), the price is reasonable for the area, the rooms are adorable and super clean, and the service was outstanding. If you...More

Thank NevadaCityBeach_girl
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I loved loved loved my stay here! So clean and so close to the beach. Denise was amazing! She made everything so easy for us and gave us plenty of places, ideas and restaurants to do or visit while we stayed. I’ll definitely be coming...More

Thank kingamy030
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The cute hotel was perfect for my girls trip. We arrived at the hotel 4 hours before check in time and Denise and Gio were much appreciated for checking us in early and getting all of our bags up to our room for us. Our...More

1  Thank marthabenz
Response from Sea Blue S, General Manager at Sea Blue HotelResponded 6 days ago

Hello Marthabenz, Thank you so much for taking the time to share your experience. I am so happy to see that you enjoyed the suite that you stayed in. Denise and Geo as well as the rest of the staff take so much pride in...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This small, simple hotel is nestled among the more elaborate, expensive properties and offers same great location at a better price. It was perfect for me... I didn’t need breakfast or a lot of amenities. I have friends living in neighborhood so this was ideal...More

Thank Nicole G
Response from Sea Blue S, General Manager at Sea Blue HotelResponded 1 week ago

Hello Nicole G, Thank you so much for sharing your experience. I am so happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. Santa Monica has so much to offer, and our location is wonderful. We hope you stay with us again soon! Best,...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wasn't so sure at first about the sea blue hotel at first but total changed my mind after staying there . The staff was so awesome Carter especially he was kind and bent over backwards to make sure we had everything thing we needed the...More

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

Dear luckywhoowhoo, Thank you so much for taking the time to share your experience at the Sea Blue hotel. I am so happy that you had a wonderful stay. All of our staff take much pride in making sure that all of our guests have...More

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A Classic, Oceanfront Santa Monica Hotel (formerly Hotel California) Unwind at this laid-back, oceanfront hideaway along the Pacific. Bask in the sun and carefree lifestyle of Southern California and stay a while at the Sea Blue Hotel. With a prime beachfront address, our tranquil, seaside refuge welcomes you to the heart of Santa Monica. Relax in our private courtyard with beach access, so you can dip your toes in the sand any time. Stay within walking distance of the Santa Monica Pier and the iconic Pacific Park Ferris wheel, and close to the local shops and galleries that line the Third Street Promenade. Just minutes from LAX, Venice Beach, and Malibu, our modern, surf-inspired accommodations with free Wi-Fi will leave you rested and relaxed, so you can head out to catch some waves and explore the best parts of coastal Southern California.

Hotel Amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Room Service
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel class
Quirky Hotels, Quaint, Mid-range, Quiet
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
Number of rooms
USD 231 - USD 400 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
The Hotel California
Also Known As
california hotel santa monicahotel california santa monicacalifornia santa monica
United StatesCaliforniaSanta MonicaSanta Monica
Traveller (454)
Room & Suite (117)
Pool & Beach (15)
Dining (5)
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
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13 March 2018|
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Response from Sharon H | Reviewed this property |
Yes the rooms do have a safe. Sorry for late reply
Alison P
26 September 2017|
Response from Sharon H | Reviewed this property |
Yes I'm sure it will be. No reason to change it I don't think
Cathy L
25 September 2017|
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Response from Canadauk2012 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for delay - no idea as have short cropped hair !
Room Tips
"Choose a room in back"
5 Aug. 2018
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"I understand some rooms have AC and others don't. Request it when you book if you want it."
30 Jul. 2018
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"Some rooms have no AC. Hotel is being remodeled. You should probably call ahead to confirm an AC room...."
13 Jul. 2018
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"best beach views"
12 Jul. 2018
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