Enjoy the Best Santa Monica Apartments and Hotels on the Beach

Enjoy the Best Santa Monica Apartments and Hotels on the Beach

Santa Monica Beach Pier

Santa Monica is in Southern California, 17 miles from Los Angeles. Adjacent to Venice Beach, Santa Monica is home to the Santa Monica Pier, a 100-year-old landmark that includes an amusement park, aquarium, an arcade and fishing. Accommodations that are closest to the beach are among the best Santa Monica hotels.

Archstone Citrus Suites

Archstone Citrus Suites is steps from Santa Monica beaches and provides corporate housing and short-term rentals for people who require a unit from one month to a year. This pet-friendly complex offers studios and one- to two-bedroom apartments that are furnished with a fully equipped kitchen, washer and dryer, luxury linens and one reserved parking place. Some apartments have private patios and balconies, ceiling fans and fireplaces. Amenities include a 24-hour fitness center, heated pool and spa, and complimentary bikes for use on the famous 22-mile bike trail.

Phone Number: (310) 943-7200
Website: archstoneapartments.com

Casa del Mar

The Casa del Mar hotel opened in 1926. Its architecture reflects the high regency style of the 1920s, including a refurbished brick and sandstone façade and wrought-iron balconies. The lobby features luxurious window treatments, plush furnishings and silver, dark green and brown colors. Accommodations include guest rooms, suites, penthouses and presidential suites. All 129 rooms and suites have Egyptian cotton bedding, hydrotherapy tubs and complimentary wireless Internet access. On site are a rooftop pool, spa and dining at Catch and the Veranda.

Phone Number: (310) 581-5533
Website: hotelcasadelmar.com

Shutters on the Beach

Shutters on the Beach is a boutique hotel whose lobby was designed by Michael Smith and includes plush seating, lush plants, wood finishing and cream and brown colors. A member of the Leading Hotels of the World, this property has activities that include surfing lessons, bike rentals and free yoga lessons. Guest rooms include pillow-top mattresses, balconies with seating and table and flat-screen LCD TVs. Hotel amenities include a spa, fitness center and dining at One Pico and Coast.

Phone Number: (310) 458-0030
Website: shuttersonthebeach.com