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This hotel is a little old and dated. Having said that I would have no problem in staying here again as it is in the heart of Santa Monica. Just turning one block brings you to the Pier and Beach. And all the shops and...More
The hotel is basic but clean and in a good location. If you are looking to impress someone then maybe not. But if you want to visit Santa Monica and be a 10 minute walk to the beach and pieir and around the corner from...More
We stayed at the Hotel Carmel for the first 3 nights of our holiday and it was an ideal base, outside the "city centre" but right in the heart of Santa Monica and perfect for exploring from. The rooms are not large, but they are...More
The first point is not the Hotels fault but the company we booked with. We were advised that it was free car parking after initially choosing a hotel on the front but it costs $14 a day to park.Also they charge for Wi-Fi, something we...More
i stayed at this hotel about a year ago and i loved it it was inexpensive and was close to pretty much everything so on our next trip to santa monica why would we stay elsewhere. We came back and this time around our room...More
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.