The Loews Santa Monica Beach Hotel occupies oceanfront real estate adjacent to Santa Monica Beach and two blocks from the Santa Monica Pier in Santa Monica, Calif. This California hotel stands two blocks from the Santa Monica Convention Center and Third Street Promenade's shops, nightclubs and restaurants.
Glass ceilings, slender palm trees and curtains billowing with the ocean breeze create seaside ambience in the hotel's airy lobby. A poolside bar adjoins this Loews Santa Monica Beach Hotel's expansive oceanfront outdoor pool and sundeck while providing guests ocean views. Amenities offered at the fitness center and day spa include a sauna, steam rooms, eight treatment rooms, a salon, personal training and yoga and Pilates classes. An on-site, 24-hour business center is staffed during business hours and offers computers with high-speed Internet access, printers, a fax machine and a photocopy machine. Wireless Internet access is available in the lobby, restaurant and at the pool. Ocean and Vine, the property's restaurant, serves fresh California coastal cuisine and houses a sushi bar. The restaurant offers dramatic ocean views and a stone fire pit. A fireside bar, Papillion, features plasma televisions, leather chairs, and tapas-style dishes.
The eight-story Santa Monica Beach Hotel offers 342 guestrooms, all with high-speed Internet access. Contemporary décor is inspired by coastal color schemes and most rooms feature modest step-out balconies. Beds feature goose-down duvets and pillows, 300-thread-count linens and padded tweed headboards. Bathrooms offer televisions, bathrobes, scales, and Lather bath amenities. All rooms are nonsmoking and offer cable television, CD players and three multi-line telephones.