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    The Hotel California

    1670 Ocean Avenue, Santa Monica, CA 90401-3212
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          Overview
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          Travellers talk about
          “movie posters” (14 reviews)
          “eagles song” (13 reviews)
          “great location” (160 reviews)
          Free Wifi
          Parking
          Beachfront
          Non-Smoking Hotel
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          Wheelchair Access
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          Breakfast included
          2.0 Star Hotel
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          1 - 5 of 948 reviews

          Reviewed yesterday

          Stayed 1 night here, first off, as long as you realize this is an older hotel everything will be fine! The room was small but clean. We had the double bed with a twin bed, had a second story room, bathroom was very small, but...More

          Thank KaryIN
          Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

          There seem to be two extremes for hotels in Santa Monica- expensive luxury or cheap and scary. So the Hotel California was an awesome find for us- the rooms were clean and simple, with some beautiful details and the surf/rock theme throughout the property. The...More

          1  Thank Laura H
          Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

          We were in the LA area for week and my 20- something sons had business but we all wanted to experience California beach life and the Hotel had just the right laid back vibe, accomodations, price, and LOCATION to suit us all.

          2  Thank Elizabeth B
          Reviewed 1 week ago

          This cute little hotel has a surfboard in a car on the outside in the front parking lot. The parking lot is extremely small, but don't be discouraged. Welcome to the Hotel California!!(Eagles song now playing in the back of your mind). This hotel is...More

          Thank David W
          Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

          We stayed at this hotel and really enjoyed it. We had a suite with two bedrooms. Decor was very in keeping with the name of the hotel. We had a double bed and a single bed in separate rooms. Upon arrival and throughout our overnight...More

          1  Thank Canadauk2012
          Response from Hotel Californi... S, General Manager at The Hotel CaliforniaResponded 2 weeks ago

          Thanks for taking the time to give us a review. The shout out to our awesome staff means a lot. You, our guests, are the reason that we are here. When you stay with us, you become part of our Hotel California family! We always...More

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          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Beachfront
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Laundry Service
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Room amenities
          • Refrigerator in room
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$256 - US$377 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Hotel Style
          • #12 On the Beach Hotel in Santa Monica
          • #15 Romantic Hotel in Santa Monica
          • #17 Business Hotel in Santa Monica
          • #17 Family Hotel in Santa Monica
          • Room types
          • Suites ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 36
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          weather. The solar-powered Ferris wheel at the Santa
          Monica pier spins high above the water, while park
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          Heather S
          I read that check-in begins at 3pm. Is there a secure facility on-site where I can drop off my luggage if arriving several hours earlier? Thanks!
          26 June 2017|
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          Response from Zaida13 | Reviewed this property |
          Hi we got in at 9 am and we're able to leave our bags behind the reception desk . Likewise for when we booked out. We left our bags there until 7 pm. They are very accomodating.
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          Charlotte500
          Hi, what would you like to know about this accommodation? Is there anywhere close to the hotel to hire beach chairs and umbrellas for the day, for days at the beach, if not is there anyway local to purchase some. We are going to Las Vegas for a week first so would like some relaxation time on the beach before heading back to the UK.
          6 May 2017|
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          Response from JaniceThomas | Reviewed this property |
          You can get them from reception
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          Sharon H
          Hi can we get breakfast at the hotel? A traveller put photo on of coffee pots, is this in reception and can you help yourself. I see it's close to the beach are there plenty of eating places close. Thanks
          29 April 2017|
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          Response from Hotel Californi... S | Property representative |
          Hello Sharon, The hotel offers complimentary coffee, tea, hot chocolate, and bananas - all available in the lobby, which is open 24 hours. There are many dining options in the local area, all within a short walk from the... More
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          "Rooms on the south side are quieter. Definitely not from the front of the Main Street."
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          "we were in the rear of hotel which was perfect...Ocean Blvd.is a busy thru street, so the noise might be an..."
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          "Rooms in the back of the property are quieter."
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          "Get a different hotel."
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