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    Gateway Hotel Santa Monica

    1920 Santa Monica Blvd, Santa Monica, CA 90404-1909
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    • Excellent26%
    • Very good50%
    • Average19%
    • Poor4%
    • Terrible1%
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    “free parking” (112 reviews)
    “ihop restaurant” (41 reviews)
    “ihop attached” (16 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    2.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

    Santa Monica is expensive to stay so this was chosen for location...... Walking distance to the sea front of just under 2 miles. Staff friendly and helpful. The restaurant for payable breakfast was closed ... However the free breakfast provided in meeting room more than...More

    Thank oscar933
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    If you’re looking for a reasonably priced place to stay in Santa Monica, consider the Gateway Hotel. Location was good, about a mile from the Promenade; room was clean and more than adequate and parking was included in the price, a big plus for me...More

    Thank Betty B
    Response from BWGateway, Sales Manager at Gateway Hotel Santa MonicaResponded 1 week ago

    Hello Betty B., Thank you for your five bubble review and sharing your experience with the Trip Advisor community of travelers. We’re delighted that our amenities and service were a great choice while visiting Santa Monica. On behalf of our entire team at the Gateway...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Clean room, impeccable service, great breakfast, and centrally located. This place is a must if you are looking for a gem when there are plenty of overpriced rooms in the LA area. Give this Best Western a try and I am sure you will feel...More

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    Thank Retiredteacher1111
    Response from BWGateway, Sales Manager at Gateway Hotel Santa MonicaResponded 1 week ago

    Hello Retiredteacher1111, We appreciate you taking the time to tell us about your experience! Thank you so much for your five bubble review and we are so pleased to know that you thoroughly enjoyed your visit! The team at the Gateway Hotel is thrilled to...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    I didn't anticipate the quality of the room. It must have just been renovated. If you aren't looking for a big lobby and entrance and all the amenities of a fine hotel this is perfect. Free parking, breakfast at a reasonable price on Santa Monica...More

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    Thank Trojan2
    Response from BWGateway, Sales Manager at Gateway Hotel Santa MonicaResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Trojan2, The team at the Gateway Hotel Santa Monica is delighted that we had the opportunity to exceed your expectations! Thank you for mentioning our front office associate for her warm and welcoming service. I’m happy to share that our parking garage will be...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Came in for the Red Nation Film Festival & was there for 1 night. This Best Western is in a perfect location. It is very clean, comfortable & reasonably priced. The staff was excellent! I highly recommend this hotel.More

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    Thank Pamela S
    Response from BWGateway, Sales Manager at Gateway Hotel Santa MonicaResponded 1 week ago

    Hello Pamela S., Thank you for choosing the Gateway Hotel Santa Monica for the 14th Red Nation Film Festival. I was so glad to read that our location was ideal with a close proximity to the event venue. Thank you so much for your five...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Laundry Service
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
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    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Price range
    • US$190 - US$311 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #12 Family Hotel in Santa Monica
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 123
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    • Santa Monica
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    • Santa Monica Best Western
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    Santa Monica
    Santa Monica is a coastal town that maintains a
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    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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    Francine S
    8 December 2017|
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    Response from jmkmnunz | Reviewed this property |
    Noise had nothing to do with the windows.
    richard h
    7 January 2017|
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    Response from BWGateway | Property representative |
    Below are some helpful visitor resources to explore Santa Monica and the greater LA area. If you are interested in experiencing a day tour to one of the theme parks, such as Universal Studios or Disneyland our friendly and... More
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    Response from BWGateway | Property representative |
    The Best Western Plus Gateway Hotel Santa Monica offers two levels of underground parking: One Complimentary Parking Pass per room (clearance is 7ft). Thank you and we look forward to your visit.
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    "it is in a busy area in Santa Monica near a hospital not on the beach."
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    "The lift services one side of a horse shoe arrangement. Rooms with big number (regardless of floor) are..."
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    "Inner courtyard to reduce direct street noise, upper floor to avoid wood floor noise."
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    "Get top floor room to reduce traffic noise"
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