Bayside Hotel Santa Monica

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.

From here, it's just a 10-minute walk from the Santa Monica Pier, the 3rd Street Promenade and Santa Monica Place outdoor shopping areas, one of the most popular places to eat, drink, and shop.

There's a sun terrace with gardens, and a variety of rooms and pricing - designed to meet the needs of travelers on a budget.

One of the Best Cheap Hotels in Santa Monica

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 Hotel 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.

Bayside Hotel Santa Monica Guest Room Amenities 

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:

  • Daily maid service
  • Stocked mini-bar
  • Large flat-screen TVs
  • In-room safe
  • In-room coffeemaker
  • Beach activity accessories
  • Speedy, complimentary WiFi
  • Plush beds
  • iPod docking station
  • Hair dryer, iron, and ironing board
  • Assigned parking at $28/night

This video provides an overview of both the guest rooms and the location:

Bayside Hotel Santa Monica Details

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.