Though enveloped by the glittering lights and glitzy excesses of Los Angeles, Santa Monica retains a low-key, eclectic charm that makes it a perfect antidote to the bustle of the big city. Faded boardwalks snake across sugar-fine sands, hip kids whizz by on roller skates while surfers amble down to catch some early morning waves and Hollywood execs power past, double espresso in hand.
Shutters on the Beach
Ocean Front, Santa Monica, California, United States of America
Shutters on the Beach, in Santa Monica, perfectly blends a laid back beach house feel with all the little touches that make you feel pampered and privileged to be relaxing in such an idyllic location.
Viceroy Santa Monica
Ocean Ave, Santa Monica, California, United States of America
The Viceroy Santa Monica fuses classic sophistication and city chic to create a contemporary and luxurious boutique hotel two minutes from the beach at Santa Monica. The pool area is renowned as being one of the most glamorous in Los Angeles.
Hotel Casa del Mar
Ocean Way, Santa Monica, California, United States of America
The Hotel Casa Del Mar offers one of the best views in town, with floor to ceiling glass windows overlooking the Pacific coastline. A comfortable setting providing all the glamour of an authentic California beach club, without any of the rules.