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Reviewed 18 April 2014

The hotel is beautiful and located in a perfect area. Across beach and near the promenade of third street. When we arrived, the room had treat for our kids, beach toys. Room was spotless but a little small. Great view from our balcony ( great sunset!). Great staff.

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Thank Marianna W
CarlySkinner, Director of Rooms at Fairmont Miramar Hotel & Bungalows, responded to this review

Dear Marianna W – Thank you for your review…we almost got five stars out of you!! Sorry to hear the room size was not to your liking. We have a wide variety of room categories ranging from our standard room categories to spacious suites and bi-level bungalows. And our staff is pretty great (thank you for that), so please don’t... More 

Seattle, Washington
1 review
Reviewed 15 April 2014

My husband, daughter and I stayed at the Fairmont for a weekend and had a great experience. Everyone we interacted with was friendly and helpful. The pool is awesome - everything we needed, great service, and an oasis in the middle of busy Santa Monica. Our room was nicely appointed and comfortable. We can't wait to go back.

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Thank meyerburger
CarlySkinner, Director of Rooms at Fairmont Miramar Hotel & Bungalows, responded to this review

Dear meyerburger – What more could I possibly say?? Thank you so much for your kind words and rave review!! I’m so pleased you and your family had such a fantastic stay. Our hotel really is like an oasis…some guests don’t even make it beyond our doors! I look forward to welcoming you back on your next trip down the... More 

Ann Arbor, Michigan
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5 reviews
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Reviewed 15 April 2014

This is the second time my family has stayed at the Fairmont Miramar. It's location can't be beat for exploring Santa Monica. It is located across the street from the ocean and very close to the 3rd street shopping and dining district. The staff at the hotel are all very friendly and helpful. The service is what you would expect... More 

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CarlySkinner, Director of Rooms at Fairmont Miramar Hotel & Bungalows, responded to this review

Dear Steve S – Thank you for the five stars!!! That’s what we love to see because it means we accomplished what we set out do to…create memorable experiences for our guests. Our friendly and helpful staff are looking forward to welcoming you back on your next visit! Carly Skinner Director of Rooms More 

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Reviewed 15 April 2014 via mobile

I stayed at the fairmont with my husband and one year old daughter. We loved the location!!! Great base for hanging in Santa Monica and getting to other area in LA. Everything was great restaurant, service, massage and workout classes at exhale. So conveinant to have this all in one place especially when traveling with a baby. We did stay... More 

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CarlySkinner, Director of Rooms at Fairmont Miramar Hotel & Bungalows, responded to this review

Dear Jackiejs – Thank you so much for your review! It sounds like you and your family really got the chance to experience everything our beautiful property has to offer. Many of our managers are parents to young children, so we know what it is like traveling with little ones. We do our best to make sure there is as... More 

Seattle, Washington
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16 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 13 April 2014

We stayed in this hotel for four nights and I can see why people rate it the way that they do. It has many great things going for it but it does have a few issues so you have to evaluate whether you can live with it's issues. Overall, we loved the hotel. It feels like a little oasis in... More 

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Cleveland
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31 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 12 April 2014

Starting to really love the Fairmont brand (Canadian). They really know and understand customer service. Booked a suite through the Fine Hotels and Resorts of Amex and they did upgrade us to a ocean view room, free breakfast, (at restaurant, lobby bar area or room service.) Pricey but excellent food, so it really helped out. (Great Fish Taco's in hotel... More 

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San Francisco, California
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Reviewed 11 April 2014

we come about twice a year ...great location, pool, spa and restaurant. some very nice people working there.. great perks for the AMEX FHR program. its fun to see Arnold Schwarzenegger at breakfast. I sigh and felt the need to write this review however because the room situation is just too complicated and its a drag trying to get it... More 

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3 reviews
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Reviewed 5 April 2014

We really love the Fairmont for quite a few reasons.. the convenient location in Santa Monica being the first. The Fairmont is a gorgeous hotel with many nice dining options and even a hot spot for evening drinks. The only problem we encountered here was the loud noise in the rooms. I couldn't decide wether to give 3 or 4... More 

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New York City, New York
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Reviewed 5 April 2014

Our first trip to California! First stop Fairmont Mirimar Hotel & Bungalows in Santa Monica. This hotel is absolutely beautiful and is centrally located to all the hot spots! The rooms were nicely designed and fully equipped. We had a lovely terrace with a view of the mountains, palm trees, beach and hotel pool. I absolutely loved the Nespresso machine... More 

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Weybridge, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 4 April 2014

The hotel needs to decide whether it is a venue for weddings and parties in the Tent on Ocean or is a hotel for the benefit of its guests. The noise and disruption from two simultaneous events (one of which carried on until 2am and was followed by door slamming until after 3am on our floor) significantly enjoyment of our... More 

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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 coaster. Inland from the beach, Third Street Promenade bustles with shoppers and street performers, where every block seems to have a musical or acrobatic act drawing crowds giving Santa Monica both the feeling of a laid-back beach town and a major commercial hub.
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  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
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  • Paid Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Babysitting

Additional Information about Fairmont Miramar Hotel & Bungalows

Address: 101 Wilshire Blvd., Santa Monica, CA 90401
Region: United States > California > Santa Monica > Santa Monica
Price Range: $526 - $1,054 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Fairmont Miramar Hotel & Bungalows 5*
Number of rooms: 302
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Also Known As:
Fairmont Miramar Hotel And Bungalows
Fairmont Santa Monica
Santa Monica Fairmont
Hotel Style:
#2 Business Hotel in Santa Monica
#3 Spa Hotel in Santa Monica
#3 Romantic Hotel in Santa Monica
#7 Family Hotel in Santa Monica
#8 Luxury Hotel in Santa Monica
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  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“Ask for a room on a high floor facing north, toward Malibu; or a suite not facing the street. Bring earplugs.”
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“Get a room with an ocean room in the tower. Ask for sunset view.”
 of 5 bubbles WinecountryMartha, 16 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Love the Bungalows!”
 of 5 bubbles BambinaRosa, 13 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Very clean, There are rooms and bungalows”
 of 5 bubbles claughridge, 3 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Southside has nice view towards Santa Monica pier, Venice etc,”
 of 5 bubbles MustangViking, 28 Oct 2016 | Read review
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