The Bayside Hotel Santa Monica is one of the top cheap hotels in Santa Monica. It is across the street from the Pacific Ocean, and a short walk away from many of the top Santa Monica tourist attractions.
This charming hotel has a sun terrace with gardens, and a variety of rooms and pricing designed to meet the needs of travelers on a budget.
Here you'll find rental bikes - Santa Monica is a very bike-friendly city - as well as a tour desk to help plan more detailed outings.
The Bayside provides maps, directions, and bottle of water when renting a beach cruiser bicycle at $13 per hour.
Bikes are available for men, women, and children, plus child-safe tow pods and cycle arms.
All guest rooms are non-smoking, and many have full kitchens or are wheelchair accessible.
The simple guest rooms that open along exterior corridors are decorated in soft tones. Upgrades offer ocean views, kitchenettes, and/or patio areas.
The Bayside has a 24-hour front desk with tour and ticket services. Luggage storage is also available. Los Angeles International Airport is a 20-minute drive away.
Guest room amenities include:
This video provides a terrific overview of both the guest rooms and the location:
Location: 2001 Ocean Avenue.
For more information or to book a room, contact the hotel directly at (310) 396-6000. You can also visit the hotel's website here. Rates start at $140 nightly.