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Ocean Avenue

Ocean Ave., Santa Monica, CA 90401
+1 310-393-6149
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Easy to Cruise and Absolutely Gorgeous

Ocean Avenue runs along Adelaide from the north end to Pico Blvd..which eventually leads you to... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
jay s
Tacoma, Washington
Stroll by All The Restaurants

This is a great place to stroll by all the restaurants to look at what everyone is eating. it is a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Dewey G
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Ocean Ave., Santa Monica, CA 90401
Santa Monica
+1 310-393-6149
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Ocean Avenue runs along Adelaide from the north end to Pico Blvd..which eventually leads you to Venice. Absolutely worth cruising...I never find traffic so horrendous that it's not worth it. Nothing gets me in the California frame of mind like Santa Monica!!

Thank jay s
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a great place to stroll by all the restaurants to look at what everyone is eating. it is a great way to decide where you want to eat. Or, you can walk on the other side of the street and look out at...More

Thank Dewey G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you walk or bike north away from the Pier, you get a nice view of the pier and the beach below. There's an nice overlook with pretty landscapes. There are many parking lots next to the beach if you keep heading north. During the...More

Thank LIKEITIS1000
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great location hotel, easy to walk around and get to the restaurants, beach, shops and staff nice and helpful & very clean too. Great stay

Thank Soapy66
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A variety of restaurants, cafes, ice cream and yogurt shops can be found on Ocean Ave. Great place to walk across from the beach, bus stops for transportation, nice neighborhood, safe for walking at night.

Thank Rena M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What more could you ask for? Ocean Ave has tons of restaurants, bars, hotels, food trucks, shiny cars and beautiful people! Great for people watching while sipping on a glass of vino as the sun sets.

Thank mdluvs2shop
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Along with Third Street Promendade, it's the central attraction in Santa Monica. If you like less crowds, drive along the Pacific Coast Highway up through Malibu ... stunning views.

Thank fltola
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It is a nice drive in the morning when traffic is slow. It goes through a nice neighborhood on one side and ocean on the other. Nice to stop and take a couple of pictures.

Thank Ksksksksks
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ocean Avenue is a great place to walk, people watch, relax, and have a bite or more of food. It runs for a distance and each segment has its own personality. Less commercial with views of the beach. Restaurants and hotels. Then residential and beachy....More

Thank frugalarnie
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ocean Avenue has good vibrant restaurants & bars & located next to the coast. You will visit the area on the Hop On Hop Off bus tour.

Thank ashbobs1211
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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