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    Sea Blue Hotel

    1670 Ocean Avenue, Santa Monica, CA 90401-3212
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    Overview
    • Excellent40%
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    Travellers talk about
    “hotel california” (306 reviews)
    “movie posters” (15 reviews)
    “great location” (160 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
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    2.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 4 November 2014

    We stayed at the Hotel California in August. The staff were absolutely amazing and bent over backwards to help in anyway... Their advice on attractions, especially for the limited time we were spending in LA made our trip very doable for the sights we wanted...More

    Thank Greg G
    Response from Hotel Californi... S, Front Office Manager at Sea Blue HotelResponded 6 November 2014

    Greg! Thank you so much for your stellar review! As the Front Office Manager, I cannot tell you how much myself and the rest of the staff appreciated reading your review. We are here for one purpose, and that is our guests. We strive to...More

    Reviewed 3 November 2014

    Great location to take in all the sites. The room was nostalgic to military quarters, but the mattress was excellent. Aaron and James provided excellent customer service and made you feel comfortable and recommended many good places to eat.More

    Thank Gerald B
    Response from Hotel Californi... S, Front Office Manager at Sea Blue HotelResponded 6 November 2014

    Hi Gerald! Thank you for your great review of our hotel! Aaron and I were very proud to see that our service stood out. We do our best to make every guest's stay memorable. Our premium BeautyRest mattresses are so amazingly comfortable, as you mentioned....More

    Reviewed 3 November 2014

    Staff was super friendly and helpful. Room was very spacious and decently clean. Location was great, close enough to walk to everything. Would have liked one of the "inner suites" more, but our location at the front of the hotel was fine (surprisingly not too...More

    Thank C_W1190
    Reviewed 3 November 2014

    Two coupes over 50 spent there 4 days at the end of 3 weeks California sightseeing. Pretty good location, close to the famous pier and beech. Front rooms rather noisy, housekeeping average. “Breakfast” convenient for those on strict diet. Last morning even trace of food...More

    Thank cywa
    Reviewed 2 November 2014 via mobile

    Fantastic location, large clean room with fast wi-fi. Free breakfast of bagels, spreads, fruit, yoghurt, muffins, coffee and juice. Great price for an expensive area. Staff were friendly and helpful. Park in the lot directly across the street for $14 for 24 hours, as opposed...More

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Beachfront
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$229 - US$397 (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
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites
    • Number of rooms
    • 27
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    • Santa Monica
    • Also Known As
    • California Hotel Santa Monica ,
    • Hotel California Santa Monica ,
    • California Santa Monica
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    Santa Monica
    Santa Monica is a coastal town that maintains a
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    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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    Alison P
    26 September 2017|
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    Response from Sharon H | Reviewed this property |
    Yes I'm sure it will be. No reason to change it I don't think
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    Response from Canadauk2012 | Reviewed this property |
    Sorry for delay - no idea as have short cropped hair !
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    Response from SFTrish | Reviewed this property |
    Hi, My guess is that you can leave your bags in the reception area. They are quite accommodating to their guests
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    "My “Cabana” was on the ground floor, No.35 Even better would be the room upstairs,No.37,since it’s hard wood..."
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    "Suite 35 was spacious with the living area in the front and the master bedroom in the rear on a little..."
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    "We stayed on 2nd floor and loved it."
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    "The hotel is small and only has two floors. I don't think there is a bad room."
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