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Boston
Reviewed yesterday NEW

This is the preferred hotel for our office. Great service. Spectacular location in Santa Monica walkable to the pier, beach, shops, etc. The Penthouse has the best views of the area so don't miss out and take a trip up to the top, if even for a drink. The rooms are nicely appointed and I love that I have both...

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

Stayed here 4 nights while visiting colleges in the area. Excellent hotel with well appointed rooms and wonderful service. We really appreciated Carlos in the valet area. He helped us navigate Santa Monica with excellent suggestions and was always so welcoming and personable. He made the resort feel like a home away from home. Santa Monica is wonderful, and the...

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Huntley Hotel S, Hotelier Consultant at Huntley Santa Monica Beach, responded to this review

Dear 3dogsinthecountry, Thank you for sharing your positive experience with us and our trip advisor community. We are very pleased that we exceeded your expectations with our newly remodeled guest rooms, staff service, our product and location. Carlos is a wonderful ambassador of The Huntley and I will make sure to share your compliments. We look forward to your return...

Philadelphia, PA
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

Amazing brunch. Views are spectacular, cocktails and food fresh and delicious. Take the glass elevator to take on the view. We requested and got a table at the window with a view and it was beautiful. It is a swanky place but still has a casual feel and we enjoyed the vibe. You'll love it, just go!

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Huntley Hotel S, Hotelier Consultant at Huntley Santa Monica Beach, responded to this review

Dear PhilaTraveler22, Thank you for joining us for brunch. We are pleased we exceeded your expectations. We look forward to welcoming you again and again! Thank you for recommending our Trip Advisor community to "Just go" and visit us too! Sincerely, Tim Lee - Hotelier Consultant to Owner

Wilton, Connecticut
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

We decided to stay at the Huntley because shutters on the beach was doing some room renovations and other trip advisors warned us it was very noisy. This hotel is very nice and most of the employees were very friendly and helpful and apologetic when things like having to wait 25 minutes for your car occurred. We were upgraded to...

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Huntley Hotel S, Hotelier Consultant to Owner at Huntley Santa Monica Beach, responded to this review

Dear SusB92, Thank you for the positive comments and sharing areas that we may improve. We have just completed our guest room refurbishment program with excellent feedback from our guests. We will focus on our suites next. I would also like to thank you for bringing to our attention your valet waiting time and turndown service inconsistencies to our attention. ...

Burbank, California
Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel definitely cuts corners on quality and service but you won't be able to tell from its beautiful website or marketing photos. Front desk service was terrible and the beds were Motel 6 quality. Charged for an expensive mini-bar item we didn't touch, the front desk told me they would need to check and call me after they did...

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Huntley Hotel S, Hotelier Consultant at Huntley Santa Monica Beach, responded to this review

Dear _MXY92, I am sincerely sorry for the experience you had with your recent stay with us. The Huntley Santa Monica Beach is dedicated to providing a memorable experience. In that light, we recognize that with your experience we have failed to achieve our goal. Please be assured that your concerns have been taken very seriously. Our management team has...

Calgary, Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago

Immaculate, friendly staff, well appointed rooms (with Bulgari shower products, no less). Bed was incredibly comfortable and views of the ocean were fantastic. Nespresso coffee machine in the rooms, so your morning starts off well.Well worth the price tag

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Huntley Hotel S, Hotelier Consultant to Owner at Huntley Santa Monica Beach, responded to this review

Dear stevethibault, Thank you for sharing your experience with us and our Trip Advisor community. We are pleased that we exceeded all your expectations and that you had a most phenomenal stay. Our many loyal guests loves that we are ideally situated in a very quiet neighborhood, yet 1 block walking distance to 3rd Street Promenade, the Pier, Beach and...

Florence, Italy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great view in a lovely setting ! Romantic and great happy hour prices with delicious appetizers. Wine was wonderful! My husband and I really enjoyed watching the sun set over a lovely day in Santa Monica!

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Huntley Hotel S, Hotelier Consultant at Huntley Santa Monica Beach, responded to this review

Dear 4ralda, Thank you for sharing your Penthouse Restaurant & Lounge experience with us and our Trip Advisor community. We are so pleased that you enjoyed your visit, cocktails, appetizers and our panaramic views. We look forward to your return, when your travels brings you back to sunny Santa Monica Beach! Sincerely, Tim Lee Hotelier Consultant to Owner

santa monica
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My best laid plans for a romantic one-night birthday staycation in a Premier Ocean View Suite were dashed on the rocks of shoddy customer service here at the Huntley. Here's the lowdown...About 30 minutes after we settled into the cozy king bed for a celebratory slumber it suddenly sounded like the management had turned on the Trevi Fountain right above...

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Huntley Hotel S, Hotelier Consultant to Owner at Huntley Santa Monica Beach, responded to this review

Dear jacksonlynch, I am sincerely sorry for the experience you had with your recent stay with us.   The Huntley Santa Monica Beach is dedicated to providing a memorable experience.  In that light, we recognize that with your experience we have failed to achieve our goal.   Please be assured that your concerns have been taken very seriously.  Our management...

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

not the best looking hotel in santa monica : it has the look of a tower...still the room was big (with 2 queen beds) and quite modern except for the windows that were 'tired'...good breakfast at the restaurant on the top floor. good and efficient service overall (check in, room service, valet and check out). decent location in santa monica.

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Huntley Hotel S, Hotelier Consultant to Owner at Huntley Santa Monica Beach, responded to this review

Dear Alex-et, Thank you for your stay with us. We are pleased that our staff service met your expectations. The Huntley Santa Monica Beach is ideally situated, just 1 block from the popular 3rd Street Promenade, and walking distance to the beach, Pier, shops and restaurants. We look forward to your return and we thank you for your business and...

Canada
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

In an area of ridiculously expensive hotels, I feel the Huntley is the best hotel with the best value... It lacks major amenities like a pool and really high end gym... But the location is amazing - the rooms are very nice for the King Deluxe and the staff and service are very good... The rooms face north south so...

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Huntley Hotel S, HotelierConsultant to Owner at Huntley Santa Monica Beach, responded to this review

Dear Sean M, Thank you for sharing your positive review with us and your Trip Advisor community. We are glad to hear that you rated our hotel location as amazing, our staff service very good and our Penthouse Restaurant as one of the best. We look forward to your return soon! Sincerely, Tim Lee - Hotelier Consultant to Owner

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Santa Monica
Santa Monica is a coastal town that maintains a balance as a tourist destination and as an area with a thriving local culture. On the beach, bikers, roller-bladers, runners and walkers move along the famed bike path enjoying the beautiful Los Angeles weather. The solar-powered Ferris wheel at the Santa Monica pier spins high above the water, while park revelers scream with delight riding the roller coaster. Inland from the beach, Third Street Promenade bustles with shoppers and street performers, where every block seems to have a musical or acrobatic act drawing crowds giving Santa Monica both the feeling of a laid-back beach town and a major commercial hub.
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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
Services
  • Room Service
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting

Additional Information about Huntley Santa Monica Beach

Address: 1111 Second Street, Santa Monica, CA 90403 (Formerly The Huntley Hotel)
Region: United States > California > Santa Monica > Santa Monica
Price Range: $522 - $862 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Huntley Santa Monica Beach 4.5*
Number of rooms: 204
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Hotel Style:
#2 Romantic Hotel in Santa Monica
#3 Family Hotel in Santa Monica
#5 On the Beach Hotel in Santa Monica
#6 Luxury Hotel in Santa Monica
#8 Business Hotel in Santa Monica
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“Ask for a room away from the elevators to avoid hallway noise.”
 of 5 bubbles morriganne, 29 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Ocean view does not mean a straight on, full view. Rooms on the 16th floor are subject to the noise of the bar and restaurant.”
 of 5 bubbles Rbj2040, 22 Feb 2017 | Read review
“It's hard to find a room with a decent view here. Go for room type over view I'd say.”
 of 5 bubbles logannz, 24 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Top floor turns into a night club at night and was a little loud up there. I would hesitate to have a room directly below it.”
  • Funny, but this was taken from the bathroom window at the top of the hotel in the
 of 5 bubbles ryandaws0n, 10 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Ask for Higher Floors”
 of 5 bubbles MrsKimE, 8 Dec 2016 | Read review
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