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Gateway Hotel Santa Monica

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Certificate of Excellence
  • Excellent26%
  • Very good50%
  • Average19%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“free parking”(122 reviews)
“ihop restaurant”(41 reviews)
“shuttle service”(11 reviews)
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Fitness centre
Multilingual Staff
Wheelchair Access
Business Centre
Dry Cleaning
Housekeeping
Breakfast Buffet
Pool
Restaurant
Free Airport Transportation
2 Star Hotel
Hotel in Santa Monica's Beach Cities burgeoning neighborhood located on historic Route 66 and easy accessibility to all that Los Angeles has to offer! Mid-City Santa Monica The Gateway Hotel is located less than two miles from Santa Monica's beach side, The Santa Monica Pier and the...
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Location and contact
1920 Santa Monica Blvd, Santa Monica, CA 90404-1909
11.8 km to Los Angeles Intl Airport
34 restaurants are within a 0.5 km radius
2.3 km from Santa Monica State Beach
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All reviewsfree parkingihop restaurantshuttle servicethe big blue busclean hotelshort drivebeds were very comfortablecloser to the beachcoffee makerconvenient locationstreet promenadestayed here for nightsvenice beachlos angelesfew blocksbwsurgery
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Reviewed January 21, 2008

We ended up staying only one night. This hotel is bed bug infested. My wife was bitten throughout her body and it was the worst experience ever. We will never stay at another cheap Best Western again.More

2  Thank Roxaj3
Response from Traveler1234SanDiego, General Manager at Gateway Hotel Santa MonicaResponded February 26, 2008

No guest reported any problem with bed bugs. Very odd that someone would not say anything to the hotel and then go and post a review on Tripadvisor. Our 123 room hotel has run 97% occupancy for the last three years. We would never have...More

Reviewed January 7, 2008

We stayed in Best Western Gateway for our Christmas Break last year, and we had a reasonably good stay there. 1. Location : Located on the intersection of Santa Monica Blvd and 20th street, the hotel is not walking distance for the beach or the...More

2  Thank Parul75
Reviewed January 4, 2008

We have stayed at the Best Western Gateway Hotel twice. It is always a good value though it is NOT close to the beach. It is nicely and modern furnished with fridge. Parking is free. Other than in most Best Western Hotels you do not...More

2  Thank santamonicabeach
Reviewed November 19, 2007

Average best western except the room did have a nice 32 inch Plasma HD TV in each room. Just a warning: DO NOT USE A DEBIT CARD at this location. I had a 450.00 hold put on my debit card when I checked in for...More

2  Thank AZFlyBoy
Reviewed November 6, 2007

Stayed here from 18th October to 25 Oct 2007. Nice Hotel, Location very nice. In a nice part of Santa Monica. Beside buses that were frequent to bring you to Santa Monica Pier and other locations. The only layout of the room I did not...More

1  Thank prendergastmartina
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Hotel in Santa Monica's Beach Cities burgeoning neighborhood located on historic Route 66 and easy accessibility to all that Los Angeles has to offer! Mid-City Santa Monica The Gateway Hotel is located ...More less than two miles from Santa Monica's beach side, The Santa Monica Pier and the Third Street Promenade with an array of luxury shopping and dining all within walking distance. Guests arriving at the Gateway Hotel Santa Monica find an exceptionally welcoming, cheerful and affordable hotel featuring all the comforts of home. Blending coastal style accommodations with friendly service and plenty of thoughtful perks, our 123 bright, contemporary rooms offer pillow top mattress, 42-inch flat panel TV's with cable, complimentary coffee, tea and more. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Air Conditioning
Business Centre with Internet Access
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Wheelchair Access
Room Service
Restaurant
Pool
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Family
,
Business
,
Romantic
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Family
,
Business
,
Romantic
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Family
,
Business
,
Romantic
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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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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vaycayholi
June 24, 2018|
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Response from GWHSM | Property representative |
Hello Marie, Thank you for your message. An estimated one way cost to Uber to the pier is around $12.00-$15.00 (one way) depending on the time of day that you travel. The Santa Monica Big Blue Bus stop number 1 is located... More
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Triplejay33
June 4, 2018|
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Response from GWHSM | Property representative |
Hello Triplejay, Thank you for posting your question. Our front desk team can assist you with storing your luggage post check out and there is no additional fee for this service. We look forward to welcoming you soon and... More
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Kissdeedee
April 3, 2018|
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Response from jmkmnunz | Reviewed this property |
They’ll let you check your n early if there is a room available. Noon checkout
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