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Shangri-La - Santa Monica

1301 Ocean Avenue, Santa Monica, California, United States, 90401  show map
 4 stars
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Shangri-La - Santa Monica

Wi-Fi
Parking

USD 42 per day

Luggage storage
24-hour services

24-hour check-in

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

24-hour security

Food/ Drinks

Poolside snack bar

A la carte restaurant

Cafe

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness centre

Swimming pool

Outdoor heated swimming pool

Spa and relaxation

Jacuzzi

Massage

Spa & wellness centre

Overview

Offering 71 rooms, the elegant Shangri-La Hotel features allergy friendly rooms, a sauna and a hairdresser available on site. Featuring art deco architecture, the hotel occupies a 7-story building opened in 1939.

Shangri-La Hotel is 10 minutes' walk from the center of Santa Monica. This property is set just a short walk from the golden beach and offers outdoor chaise lounges, cabanas and umbrellas.

A market and boutiques are located nearby.

Shangri-La Hotel can be reached in a 20-minute drive from Los Angeles International airport.

Rooms

Shangri-La Hotel welcomes guests to take advantage of climate control, wireless internet, a private safe, pay TV and ironing facilities supplied in the rooms. The guestrooms look out on the sea. They offer bathrooms fitted with a shower, a hairdryer and dressing gowns.

Eat & Drink

The restaurant The Dining Room, serves delicious seasonal meals. A terrace and lounge chairs are provided in the Posh Rooftop bar. Serving both food and drinks, The Dining Room at Shangri and Taka-sushi are situated around 50 meters from the property.

A full breakfast is served and charges are applicable. 

Services

The hotel offers limousine and bicycle rental services for travelling a shopping area.

Relax

Shangri-La Hotel delights guests with a spa lounge, a health club and a hot tub. Such sports activities as mountain biking and golf are provided on-site.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Private parking is possible on site at USD 42 per day.

Year renovated:   2009.  Number of floors:   7.  Number of rooms:   71.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • 24-hour security
  • Luggage storage
  • Allergy-free rooms
  • Lift
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Hairdresser
  • Lobby
  • Ice machine

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness centre
  • Golf course

Services

  • 24-hour room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Car rental
  • Laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Wedding services
  • Limousine service
  • Wake up service
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining

  • Continental breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Cafe
  • Poolside snack bar

Business

  • Business centre
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Business services
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children

  • Cots
  • Babysitting/Child services
  • DVDs/ Videos for children

Spa & Leisure

  • Outdoor heated swimming pool
  • Beach access
  • Night club
  • Sun terrace
  • Spa & wellness centre
  • Sauna
  • Jacuzzi
  • Massage

Room view

  • Sea view
  • City view
  • Ocean view
  • Partial View

Room features

  • Individual air conditioning
  • Individual heating
  • In-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Patio
  • Terrace
  • Balcony
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Turndown service
  • Dining table
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Bathroom
  • Bathtub shower combination
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe

Self-catering

  • Kitchen
  • Mini-fridge
  • Electric kettle
  • Cookware/ Kitchen utensils

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Internet television
  • Sound docking station
  • Paid films
  • Voice mail
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 3 pm FREE
Check-out until 12 pm FREE

Children and extra beds

There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

hotel Shangri-La - Santa Monica Santa Monica location
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Hotel Address:

1301 Ocean Avenue, Santa Monica, California, United States, 90401

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Airports
  • Bus stop
    400 ft
Restaurants
  • Blue Plate Oysterette (cuisine: American)
    500 ft
  • The Dining Room at Shangri-La (cuisine: American, Mediterranean)
    200 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2009
  • Number of floors:
    7
  • Number of rooms:
    71

Rooms and availability

Shangri-La photos Room
Double Room
City view
  • Max occupancy:

    7 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 2 Single beds or 1 Double bed, 1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Private pool
    • Private bathroom
    • Bathtub
    • + More
  • General:Free internet access
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Terrace
  • Ironing facilities
  • Living room
  • Dressing area
  • Parquet floor
  • Trousers press
  • Newspapers
  • Butler service
  • Telephone
  • Turndown service
  • Alarm clock
  • Laptop safe box
  • Dustbin
  • Bathroom:2 bathrooms
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Towels
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Cots
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Kitchenette
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Fridge
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • VCR player
  • Wake up service
  • iPod docking station
  • Radio
Shangri-La photos Room
Suite
Sea view
  • Max occupancy:

    7 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons, Sleeping arrangements for 4 persons

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Jacuzzi
    • Bathtub
    • Balcony
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  • General:Free internet access
  • Terrace
  • Patio
  • Seating area
  • Fireplace
  • Ironing facilities
  • Living room
  • Dressing area
  • Parquet floor
  • Telephone
  • Laptop safe box
  • Dustbin
  • Bathroom:2 bathrooms
  • Bathroom for disabled
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Cots
  • Sofa bed
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee machine
  • Electric kettle
  • Dining area
  • Kitchen/Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Refrigerator
  • Kitchenware
  • Stove
  • Oven
  • Dishwasher
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • In-house movie
  • iPod docking station
  • Computer hookup
  • Radio
Shangri-La photos Room
Two-Bedroom Suite
Ocean view
  • Max occupancy:

    6 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, Sleeping arrangements for 4 persons

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • Air conditioning
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  • General:Free internet access
  • Terrace
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Parquet floor
  • Telephone
  • Laptop safe box
  • Dustbin
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Guest toilet
  • Bedding:Cots
  • Sofa bed
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Electric kettle
  • Dining area
  • Kitchen unit
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Kitchenware
  • Dishwasher
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • iPod docking station
  • Radio
Room Description:

Suite|2 Bedroom Suite

Shangri-La photos Room
Deluxe King Room
Ocean view
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed, 1 Double bed, 1 Single bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Private pool
    • Bathtub
    • Balcony
    • + More
  • General:Free internet access
  • Terrace
  • Ironing facilities
  • Living room
  • Dressing area
  • Parquet floor
  • Newspapers
  • Butler service
  • Telephone
  • Turndown service
  • Laptop safe box
  • Dustbin
  • Bathroom:2 bathrooms
  • Bathroom for disabled
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Towels
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Cots
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Kitchen/Kitchenette
  • Fridge
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • In-house movie
  • iPod docking station
  • Computer hookup
  • Radio
Shangri-La photos Room
Terrace Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, Sleeping arrangements for 4 persons

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Jacuzzi
    • Bathtub
    • Balcony
    • + More
  • General:Free internet access
  • Terrace
  • Patio
  • Seating area
  • Fireplace
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Parquet floor
  • Telephone
  • Laptop safe box
  • Dustbin
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Cots
  • Sofa bed
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Electric kettle
  • Dining area
  • Kitchen unit
  • Microwave
  • Kitchenware
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • iPod docking station
  • Radio
Shangri-La photos Room
Ocean Two-Bedroom Suite
Ocean view
  • Max occupancy:

    6 persons

  • Bed type:

    Sleeping arrangements for 4 persons, 1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Free internet access
  • Terrace
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Parquet floor
  • Telephone
  • Laptop safe box
  • Dustbin
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Guest toilet
  • Bedding:Cots
  • Sofa bed
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Electric kettle
  • Dining area
  • Kitchen unit
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Kitchenware
  • Dishwasher
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • iPod docking station
  • Radio
King Room
City view
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Private pool
    • Balcony
    • Air conditioning
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  • General:High speed internet
  • Safe
  • Terrace
  • Newspapers
  • Butler service
  • Direct dial phone number
  • Turndown service
  • Bathroom:2 bathrooms
  • Bathroom for disabled
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Kitchen/Kitchenette
  • Fridge
  • Media:Cable/satellite TV
  • In-house movie
  • Computer hookup
  • Radio
Room Description:

Standard|King

King Suite
Ocean view
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Private pool
    • + More
  • General:Free internet access
  • Newspapers
  • Butler service
  • Turndown service
  • Bathroom:Towels
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Kitchen unit
  • Microwave
Room Description:

Direct Ocean View Suite with a King bed and full gourmet kitchen, offers separate living and sleeping areas. Carrara marble bathrooms and living areas with a warm and stylish decor which include hardwood floors, an Art Deco inspired sofa (some with sleeper sofas), coffee table, 42 inch flat panel TV, high speed wireless, iPod docking station alarm clock.

Deluxe Room
Ocean view
  • Max occupancy:

    7 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 2 Single beds or 1 Double bed, 1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Private pool
    • Private bathroom
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Newspapers
  • Butler service
  • Turndown service
  • Alarm clock
  • Bathroom:Towels
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Kitchenette
  • Media:LCD TV
Room Description:

Deluxe Room - in room safe, television, bathtub, ironing facilities, inhouse movies, hair dryer, desk, separate shower and tub, bathrobes, mini bar, shower, satellite/cable TV, air conditioning

Terrace King Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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Ocean One-Bedroom Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Private pool
    • + More
  • General:Internet access
  • Newspapers
  • Butler service
  • Turndown service
  • Bathroom:Towels
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Kitchen unit
Room Description:

Standard|1 Bdrm w/ Kitchen Partial Ocean Excl. Amenity Fee - Double

Ocean One-Bedroom King Suite
Ocean view
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • + More
  • Dining:Kitchen unit
Room Description:

Suite|ONE BEDROOM PARTIAL OCEAN VIEW KING BED SUITE WITH GOURMET KITCHEN - 1 BED

Ocean One-Bedroom Suite
Ocean view
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, Sleeping arrangements for 4 persons, Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Private pool
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:High speed internet
  • Newspapers
  • Butler service
  • Turndown service
  • Bathroom:Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:Satellite TV
  • In-house movie
  • Computer hookup
Room Description:

Suite|Partial Ocean View With Kitchen 1 Bedroom Suite Resort Fee Inclusive

Luxury Two-Bedroom Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    5 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, Sleeping arrangements for 4 persons

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Room Description:

Suite|Luxury Suite, 2 Bedrooms

Shangri-La Location

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Local attractions

  • Venice Beach Boardwalk2.4 mi
    Los Angeles, CA
  • Hammer Museum 4.4 mi
    10899 Wilshire Blvd.
  • University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) 5.1 mi
    Sunset Blvd.
  • Burton W. Chace Park4.1 mi
    13650 Mindanao Way
  • The Getty Center4.6 mi
    1200 Getty Center Dr

Near the hotel

  • Third Street Promenade1000 ft
    Third Street between Wilshire Boulevard and Broadway, Santa Monica
  • Ocean Avenue900 ft
    Ocean Ave.
  • Montana Avenue900 ft
    Montana Avenue

Restaurants nearby

  • Blue Plate Oysterette500 ft

    Address: 1355 Ocean Ave
    Phone: 310-576-3474

    83% likes this, based on 303 reviews
    Cuisine: American

  • Boa Steakhouse600 ft

    Address: 101 Santa Monica Blvd
    Phone: 310-899-4466

    71% likes this, based on 292 reviews
    Price Range: USD 18 - USD 81

  • Taka-sushi500 ft

    Address: 1345 2nd St
    Phone: 310-394-6540

    84% likes this, based on 42 reviews
    Cuisine: Japanese
    Price Range: USD 15 - USD 15

  • The Dining Room at Shangri-La200 ft

    Address: 1301 Ocean Ave
    Phone: (310) 394-2791

    75% likes this, based on 58 reviews
    Cuisine: American, Mediterranean
    Price Range: USD 27 - USD 102

  • Tender Greens500 ft

    Address: 201 Arizona Ave

    82% likes this, based on 103 reviews
    Cuisine: Contemporary

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2009
  • Number of floors:
    7
  • Number of rooms:
    71

Shangri-La Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Shangri-La

8.0
FabulousBased on199 reviews

Rating by category:

Location
10.0
Rooms
10.0
Service
8.0
Dining
6.0

Guest reviews

  • Couple
    8.2

    great location and very nice and clean room.

  • Couple
    7.8

    The staff was great, really helpful and friendly, especially Nicholas!

    Getting woken at 8:00am on vacation, they woke us for room service, but got the wrong room! Major mistake!

  • Single
    6.2

    Location was excellent! The hotel is very close to Santa Monica beach and 3rd st promnard.

    The hotel is over price, they charged mini bar fee which was I didn't use at all! My room was very small and too simple.:( I will not book the hotel anymore. It's wasting money.

  • Single
    5.4

    I like the location of the hotel

    the room was very very small and the view was terrible ...

  • Couple
    9.6

    Extremely helpful concierge, nice clean rooms, spacious bathrooms, cool art deco styling, great location, fun pool deck

    A little bit noisy at night (but not horrible), pool deck is open to the public so it got pretty crowded on saturday.

  • Older travelers
    8.8

    The rooms were very nice, modern and comfortable. The pool and lounge looked great, but we couldn't use it(too rainy). The clerks were very helpful.

    The staff at the restaurant were a bit scattered. My husband said that he got a complimentary tea and was told all guests get one. When I asked for mine, it seemed to be a major problem for the people in the restaurant. There was a lot of attitude. I thought it was unprofessional.

  • Couple
    10.0

    Location, decor, staff and double bath

  • Couple
    9.2

    All the Art Deco features. Its a beautifully renovated hotel. We booked the Deluxe room because it was a bigger room & couldnt really fault it. The bathroom has a big bath tub in it & the room is full of Art Deco detail. Hotel staff were extremly friendly & helpful. Hotel is right across from the beach therefore great views. If you have time go up to the rooftop bar. Great views.

    No water provided in the rooms. Internet facilities for people that dont have a laptop arnt that convenient. Internet is only free for the first 15 min & then you need to pay. Only one computer available right in the lobby no no real privacy either, very distracting. The hotel room rates are a little pricy but we enjoyed our stay.

  • Family with children
    10.0

    Santa Monica is the best place to stay in LA for pleasure, and for business travelers with a little extra time for commute. The Shangri-La is the hippest, best place on the water. We've stayed at Shutters and Casa del Mar - eaten at Viceroy. Shangri La beats them all. authentic updated Art Deco, great size, pool, rooftop bar with view of the Santa Monica pier and beach. No question - the go-to place in LA . The New York Times Travel Section agrees. And this is not paid or sponsored - I am a real person - stayed with my daughter on her school break. Loved it! Anne

    We had to leave

  • Single
    8.8

    It was a beautiful hotel with a lot of charm. The stay was luxurious and I felt pampered without being waited on.

    The pool and hot tub were not open very late at all.

  • Older travelers
    7.4

    Excellent location. Rooms were large and service was prompt.

    Rooms lacked the basics that I would have expected given the relatively high price - ie there was no coffee/tea making facilities, no ironing facilities inroom and bathroom had no counter space,

  • Couple
    7.4

    the hotel was beautifully situated in Santa Monica within walking distance of both the new shopping center and the beach and 5 minutes from the pier . The hotel was very clean and tidy with a good pool, hottub and sunbathing area the only down side was weather with only 4-5 hours sunshine in a 78 hour period

    no not really room prices were not cheap and could of included some extras in the room even a bottle of water a day or coffee and tea facilities

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    Everything. Above all the atmosphere of the hotel. It is cosy, confortable, elegant, and you feel at home. The pictures at the site do not express how nice are the rooms. We actually stayed for 5 nights and they were delicate and attentive with us.

  • Family with children
    10.0

    everythings perfect, we loved bath room and nice view.thanks:)

  • Single
    6.6

    good location, but way too expensive for what it is.

How to reach hotel

hotel Shangri-La - Santa Monica Santa Monica location
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Hotel Address:

1301 Ocean Avenue, Santa Monica, California, United States, 90401

Get directions
Airports
  • Bus stop
    400 ft
Restaurants
  • Blue Plate Oysterette (cuisine: American)
    500 ft
  • The Dining Room at Shangri-La (cuisine: American, Mediterranean)
    200 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2009
  • Number of floors:
    7
  • Number of rooms:
    71