1301 Ocean Ave., Santa Monica, CA 90401 United States (USA)
View Map Reservations: 1-800-230-4134
4.0 Star Beach Hotel in Los Angeles County
34.01534 -118.49953
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Very Good
4.0/ 5

Based on 675 guest reviews

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  • We have an outdoor pool ready for use
  • Avg. Group Discount of 16.2%!
  • Fitness center on property
  • 71 sleeping rooms in hotel
  • Hotel has 7 floors
  • Check out: 12:00PM
  • Groups & Meetings rating of 7.9/10
  • 2 meeting rooms in property

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Local Attractions

Santa Monica Pier, Third Street Promenade Restaurants and Shopping,

Customer Reviews of Hotel Shangri La

4.0 out of 5. Based on 675 guest reviews , Very Good

Property Description

Overlooking the Pacific since 1939, the Hotel Shangrila is a striking beacon of Art Deco elegance, a chronicle of Old-Hollywood glamour & a quintessential nexus of culture. Hidden away on a high Santa Monica bluff, overlooking the ocean & historic Santa Monica Pier, this timeless boutique hotel promises your own personal Shangrila. Enjoy brilliant views of the Pacific Ocean, a celebrated history & a cultural connection during your stay.Hotel Shangrila features: Sumptuous rooms & suites affording iconic ocean views The Courtyard, offering an elevated pool, private cabanas, poolside bar & dining The Dining Room , featuring first-class cuisine bridging California-comfort, fine dining & hushed intimacy Posh rooftop bar, Suite 700 ,offering world-class sunsets & mixology Walking distance to the Pier, beaches, shopping, boutiques, first-class restaurants & a short drive to The Getty Center & Villa, LACMA, MOCA & LAX

Details / Other Expenses

Check In: 3:00PM
Check Out: 12:00PM
Year of Last Renovation: 2009
Floors: 7
Rooms: 71
Corridors: All Rooms Have Exterior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms: 71
Handicap Rooms: 5
Suites: 38
Room Windows: Windows Do Open
Cleaning Frequency: Daily
Meeting Rooms: 2 View Spaces
Meeting Space: 2800 sq. feet
Banquet Space: Holds 2800 people
Dist. to Food/Bars: On-site
Dist. to 24hr Restaurant: 0.3 Mi
Dist. to Nearest Gym: On-site
Lounge/Bar Hours: 4:00PM-2:00AM
Policies / Expenses
72 Hour Cancellation policy for the rooms
Nightly Parking: $34
Typical Group Deposit: 50%
Total Taxes: 14.00%
Total Misc Fees: $3.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
Occupancy Tax: 14.00%
Food and Beverage Tax: 9.50%
Parking Fee: 36.00 Per Night
Porterage Fee: 6.00 Per Night (Per room)
Food and Beverage Service Charge: 22.00%
Avg. Continental Breakfast Cost: 24.00 Per Person
Avg. Plated Breakfast Cost: 28.00 Per Person
Avg. Buffet Breakfast Cost: 29.00 Per Person
Avg. Plated Lunch Cost: 30.00 Per Person
Avg. Buffet Lunch Cost: 32.00 Per Person
Avg. Plated Dinner Cost: 42.00 Per Person
Avg. Buffet Dinner Cost: 48.00 Per Person
Morning Break Cost: 4.00 Per Person
Afternoon Break Cost: 4.00 Per Person
Banquet Gallon of Coffee: 12.00 Per Person
Banquet Soda: 4.00 Per Person

Amenities / Features

Pet Friendly? Sorry, pets are not allowed.

  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • ATM
  • Baggage storage facilities
  • Breakfast in room
  • Car rental
  • Central location
  • Clothes drying
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • Concierge service
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: Discover
  • Dinner available
  • DVD Player
  • Electronic key card
  • Elevator
  • Facilities for the disabled
  • Fax available
  • Fitness and health center
  • Garage
  • Hairdryer available
  • Handicap accessible
  • Central heating
  • Internet - wireless
  • Internet - ethernet
  • Internet is Complimentary
  • Jacuzzi
  • Kitchen facilities
  • Licensed bar
  • Mini bar
  • Movies in room
  • Microwave in room
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Quiet location
  • Radio in room
  • Refrigerator
  • Restaurant
  • 24 hours room service
  • Safe in rooms
  • Self controlled heating/cooling system
  • Shop
  • Shower
  • Spa
  • Swimming pool - outdoor
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Television
  • TV - Free Cable
  • TV - Free HBO
  • TV - Free Showtime
  • Terrace
  • Travellers cheques accepted
  • Valet Parking
  • Voicemail

Airport & Shuttle Information

LAX is 9.2 miles away

Airport Shuttle? Sorry, no airport shuttle available.

Group vs. Individual Rates at Hotel Shangri La

Rate fluctuations of Hotel Shangri La

The chart above shows trends of prices for both group quotes and the best individual traveler prices we could find at the time the group/meeting offer was entered. The lowest group or meeting displayed is 17.2% in the month of October 2014 and the highest average individual rate is $462 in the month of July 2015. This chart will show past seasonality and also project future months. If you are flexible with dates, you may want to consider staying at Hotel Shangri La in a month when rates are lower.

Meeting Rooms and Banquet Rooms at Hotel Shangri La

Below are the meeting, banquet, conference and event spaces at Hotel Shangri La.

Feel free to use the Hotel Shangri La meeting space capacities chart below to help in your event planning. Hotel Planner specializes in Santa Monica event planning for sleeping rooms and meeting space for corporate events, weddings, parties, conventions, negotiated rates and trade shows.

Meeting Room Name L x W x H
Banquet Space Layout
Crescent Tables Layout
Classroom Meeting Layout
Hollow Square Table Layout
U Shape Meeting Layout
Boardroom Meeting Space
Convention Booth Layout
Theater Layout
Reception Desk for Meeting
Registration Desk for Meeting
The Penthouse Suite 23 x 20 x 13 2300 --/-- -- 20 16 25 16 --/-- 40 100 --
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The Penthouse Suite

Unique meeting space with incredible natural light. Space is broken up into 2 interior rooms, one for the meeting and one for break out meetings or catering. It also has its own outdoor rooftop terrace with views of the beach and all of Santa Monica
Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
2300 Sq. Feet
23 x 20 x 13 Ft.
Floor Level:
Power Outlets:
Natural Light?:
Built In Screens?
Built In Stage?
Built In A/V?
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Sound System
Half Day Rental:
$500.00 USD
Full Day Rental:
$1000.00 USD
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The Courtyard 100 x 100 x 0 10000 150/150 -- -- -- -- -- --/-- 100 400 --
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The Courtyard

The pool and lounge are supported by a multi-tiered deck with citrus trees creating enclaves that provide guests with an unparalleled level of intimacy. Guests are invited into plush chaises and chairs made of reclaimed black teak and upholstered in a classic black and white stripe. The lounge and pool feature the complete menu from The Dining Room at Hotel Shangri-La; a menu that features the finest farm fresh cuisine.
Room Type:
Outdoor Miscellaneous
Total Size:
10000 Sq. Feet
100 x 100 x 0 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
Natural Light?:
Built In Screens?
Built In Stage?
Built In A/V?
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • Microphone
  • Sound System
Evening Rental:
$1000.00 USD
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