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Outdoor pool, free pool cabanas, pool umbrellas
Outdoor pool, free pool cabanas, pool umbrellas
Terrace/patio
50-inch flat-screen TV with cable channels, iPod docking station

Guest reviews

4.1 out of 5 Very good
992 reviews
Guests rated this property 4.3/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

Pool
Free WiFi
Air conditioning
Restaurant
Gym
Breakfast Available

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • 24-hour vacancy between guest room stays
  • Hand sanitiser provided

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Explore the area

Popular LocationSanta Monica Beach10 min walk
Popular LocationSanta Monica Pier11 min walk
Popular LocationVenice Beach9 min drive
AirportLos Angeles, CA (LAX-Los Angeles Intl.)22 min drive

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  • Standard Room

    4/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 291 sq ft
    • Partial ocean view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed OR 1 Queen Bed
    More detailsStandard Room
  • Suite, 1 Bedroom

    4.7/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 602 sq ft
    • Partial ocean view
    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 King Bed and 1 Queen Sofa Bed
    More detailsSuite, 1 Bedroom
  • Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed, Ocean View

    4.2/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 300 sq ft
    • Ocean view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsDeluxe Room, 1 King Bed, Ocean View
  • Suite, 1 Bedroom, Kitchen

    4.5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 602 sq ft
    • Partial ocean view
    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 King Bed and 1 Queen Sofa Bed
    More detailsSuite, 1 Bedroom, Kitchen
  • Suite, Terrace

    4.2/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 731 sq ft
    • Partial ocean view
    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 King Bed and 1 Queen Sofa Bed
    More detailsSuite, Terrace
  • Luxury Suite, 2 Bedrooms

    Room amenities

    • 1194 sq ft
    • Ocean view
    • Sleeps 5
    • 2 King Beds and 1 Queen Sofa Bed
    More detailsLuxury Suite, 2 Bedrooms

About this area

Santa Monica

Hotel Shangri La Santa Monica is located near the beach and in an area with good shopping. J. Paul Getty Museum and Getty Center are cultural highlights, and some of the area's popular attractions include Santa Monica Pier and Venice Beach Boardwalk. Sony Pictures Studios and CBS Television City are not to be missed. Parasailing, sailing and surfing/boogie boarding offer great chances to get out on the surrounding water, or you can seek out an adventure with hiking/biking trails nearby.
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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Santa Monica Beach - 10 min walk
  • Santa Monica Pier - 11 min walk
  • Venice Beach - 9 min drive
  • Venice Beach Boardwalk - 9 min drive
  • Westwood Village - 12 min drive

Getting around

  • Downtown Santa Monica Station - 12 min walk
  • Los Angeles Union Station - 19 min drive
  • AirportLos Angeles, CA (LAX-Los Angeles Intl.) - 22 min drive

Restaurants

  • Where to eat
  • The Dining Room – Poolside restaurant with a bar. Serves breakfast, brunch, lunch and dinner.

About this property

Hotel Shangri La Santa Monica

4-star beach hotel with a conference centre
At Hotel Shangri La Santa Monica, hit the nearby beach, dine on-site at The Dining Room or enjoy a drink at one of the hotel's 2 bars/lounges. All 70 rooms feature modern comforts such as flat-screen TVs with cable channels, free WiFi and iPod docking stations. Other amenities available to guests include 24-hour room service, minibars and premium bedding.
Hotel Shangri La Santa Monica offers 70 forms of accommodation which are accessible via exterior corridors and feature iPod docking stations and minibars. Beds feature premium bedding. 50-inch Flat-screen televisions come with premium cable channels and pay-per-view films. Bathrooms include a combined bath/shower unit, bathrobes, designer toiletries and complimentary toiletries.

Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and complimentary newspapers, as well as telephones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include laptop-compatible safes and coffee/tea makers. Hypo-allergenic bedding and an iron/ironing board can be requested. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered on a daily basis.

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool and a fitness centre.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter

Social distancing

Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Hand sanitiser provided
Individually wrapped food options available for breakfast, lunch, dinner and through room service
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Valet parking: USD 49 per night
  • Limo/town car service

Food and drink

  • Full breakfast available for a fee daily 7:00 AM–11:00 AM: USD 35 per person
  • 1 restaurant
  • 2 bars/lounges and 1 poolside bar
  • 24-hour room service

Things to do

  • Fitness centre
  • Outdoor pool
  • Yoga classes

Family friendly

  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Laundry facilities
  • Outdoor pool

Conveniences

  • Banquet hall
  • Lift
  • Free newspapers in reception
  • Gift shop/newsstand

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Turndown service

Languages spoken

  • Arabic
  • Chinese
  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Russian
  • Spanish

Business services

  • 1 meeting room
  • Conference centre (700 square feet of space)

Outdoors

  • Free pool cabanas
  • Pool sunloungers
  • Pool umbrellas
  • Terrace

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Braille signage
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Valet for wheelchair-equipped vehicle
  • Wheelchair-accessible business centre
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible fitness centre
  • Wheelchair-accessible lounge
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible pool
  • Wheelchair-accessible public bathroom
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible restaurant
  • Wheelchair-accessible van parking

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Premium bedding

Bathroom

  • Bathrobes
  • Designer toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower/bathtub combination

Entertainment

  • 50-inch flat-screen TV
  • TV channels
  • iPod dock
  • Films for purchase
  • Premium channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Cookware/dishes/utensils
  • Minibar

More

  • Access via exterior corridors
  • Desk
  • Free local calls
  • Free newspapers
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Laptop-compatible safe
  • Phone
  • Turndown service

Policies

Check-in

Check-in between 3 PM and 2 AM

Check-out

Check-out before noon
Express check-out

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! Children stay free when using existing bedding
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Free cots (infant beds)

Payment types at the property

Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Deposit: USD 300 per stay
  • Resort fee: USD 25.00 per accommodation, per night
The resort fee includes:
  • Pool access
  • Beach towels
  • Fitness centre access
  • Internet access
  • Newspaper
  • In-room coffee
  • Concierge/Valet service
  • Additional inclusions

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Fee for full breakfast: USD 35 per person (approximately)
  • Valet parking fee: USD 49 per night (in/out privileges)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed

Property is also known as

Hotel Shangri
Hotel Shangri La
Hotel Shangri La Santa Monica
Hotel Shangri Santa Monica
Shangri Hotel
Shangri Hotel Santa Monica
Shangri La Santa Monica
Shangri Santa Monica
Shangri La Santa Monica
Hotel Shangri La Santa Monica Hotel
Hotel Shangri La Santa Monica Santa Monica
Hotel Shangri La Santa Monica Hotel Santa Monica

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Hotel Shangri La Santa Monica and receive a full refund?
Yes, Hotel Shangri La Santa Monica offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Hotel Shangri La Santa Monica cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Does Hotel Shangri La Santa Monica have a pool?
Yes, this property has an outdoor pool.
Is Hotel Shangri La Santa Monica pet-friendly?
No, only service animals are welcome at the property.
How much is parking at Hotel Shangri La Santa Monica?
Valet parking is available for USD 49 per night.
What time is check-in at Hotel Shangri La Santa Monica?
Check-in is from 3 PM to 2 AM.
What time is check-out at Hotel Shangri La Santa Monica?
Checkout is at noon.
Where is Hotel Shangri La Santa Monica located?
Located in Downtown, this luxury hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Third Street Promenade, Santa Monica Beach, and Santa Monica Place. Santa Monica Pier and Venice Beach are also within 2 miles (3 km). Downtown Santa Monica Station is 12 minutes by foot and 17th Street/SMC Station is 30 minutes.
4.1
Very good
992 reviews
5 - Excellent
453
4 - Good
321
3 - Okay
117
2 - Poor
64
1 - Terrible
37

4.3/5

Cleanliness

4.3/5

Staff & service

4.1/5

Amenities

4.0/5

Property conditions & facilities

4/5 Good

Travelled with family, Travelled with partner, Travelled with group
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
I realize it’s during covid. However, the suite should have been FULLY stocked with coffee for 5, including creamers and sugar and bottles water. The suite refrigerator did NOT work. So they made it impossible to store any beverages we bought. There were 5 of us in the 2 bedroom suite, we were provided with 4 bath towels & not enough “hotel essentials “ like I’d think.
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2020

5/5 Excellent

Stayed 1 night in Sep 2020

4/5 Good

Travelled with group
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Girls weekend
Our stay was a great one! we had so much fun playing ping pong and dipping our feet in the pool. Staff was friendly, fast and helpful. This is my 3rd time booking and I know i'll be back.
Stayed 1 night in Jun 2020

2/5 Poor

Travelled with partner
Sad face IconDisliked: Cleanliness, amenities
Hi! I was originally very excited to stay at the shangri la since I love their rooftop and they have a really good reputation. When I arrived at my room which was ocean view ... the inside was very basic and the elevators were not well kept. Also , there was a menu from room service filled out by a previous guest on 5.17.2020... almost one month ago !! To which it made me wonder about the cleanliness of the room . The front desk manager was very kind and offered an upgrade to which I didn’t accept since it was a hassle. I did recommend to get a complimentary drink for me and my fiance, to which she said she couldn’t do, which it threw me off since it was just a little token for their big mistake . Dong know , will definitely won’t be staying here and I wouldn’t recommend it to anybody. Mind you the room was 375 dollars, for one night... not worth it at all !
Stayed 1 night in Jun 2020

5/5 Excellent

Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Stayed 1 night in Jun 2020

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