Viceroy Santa Monica
This hotel in the heart of Santa Monica brings a Hollywood regency style (mix of baroque and Chinoiserie) decor, which sees art deco gazebos decorated with French furniture, and a white modernist feel splashed with vibrant parakeet green shades. Its location is another asset, being so close to the Santa Monica beach and the pier with its rollercoaster, and other attractions. However, the hotel forms a tranquil oasis within this busy space with its tall high hedges and lush secluded gardens. The hotel offers delectable options in cuisine and a breezy indoor/outdoor vibe across their restaurant, lounge and cabanas making it a very hip spot to be seen in. The rooms offer you a luxurious setting in which are bound to relax and enjoy your holiday to California.
- Hollywood regency style retro glam decor
- Spacious bedrooms with great views
- Close to Santa Monica beach and pier & shops
- Morrocan inspired cabanas with two heated pools to relax
LocationSanta Monica, United States Of America
How to get there
The hotel is about 20 to 45 minutes away from LAX airport depending on traffic. Major airlines like BA, Delta & Qantas all fly in here. Domestic flights also come in at Burbank's Bob Hope airport which is a little further away and has the Southwest and American coming in here. By train, the Union Station is about 30 minutes away from the hotel where Amtrak trains come in.
Best time to go
May to October, August and September are the best times.
The Viceroy Santa Monica is a gorgeous seaside boutique hotel, with a decor and service style that is truly magnificent. The rooms are very spacious and are decked out to look fresh and inviting. As it is situated next to a busy boutique strip, this hotel offers you both - the access to a bustling city life and a tranquil escape in this lush & private ocean abode. If you are a light sleeper book higher rooms to avoid night time noise from the pool terrace. Perfect for families and couples looking for some downtime, while being close to the city.
- Two outdoor swimming pools
- 24-hour fitness centre
Cast Restaurant - At Cast Restaurant and Lounge, Executive Chef Larry Monaco finesses local ingredients and shares his passion for sustainability. Meanwhile, at the poolside bar, the cocktail culture is strong and the relaxed ambience is just as intoxicating. Creative food. Hand-crafted cocktails and stylish outdoor cabanas where you can enjoy both, with a side of coastal personality.
Cast Lounge - Located just off the lobby and extending poolside, Cast Lounge is a mid-twentieth-century take on a classic lounge. Candlelight illuminates Kelly Wearstler's retro-glam design, creating the perfect, chic setting for a rendezvous. Relax poolside by day with cocktails and refreshing bites and on Friday and Saturday evenings unwind in the dimly lit it ambience of Cast Lounge with trending tracks from renowned local DJs, handcrafted cocktails and small bites.
Cabanas - The chic poolside ambience and outdoor setting invite guests to cosy up in the cabanas or mingle seamlessly throughout the backyard. The space is designed for the imagination, offering endless opportunities for entertainment. From a Sunday poolside scene to an elegant cocktail party beneath the stars, the lush gardens and airy space provide the perfect backdrop for any event.
This room is pretty spacious with a 320sqft area and has a custom designed bedding, equipped with two doubles or a king bed. You can also enjoy a sitting area and writing desk in this room. These rooms can be extended by connecting to the Empire suites. These rooms come with a pool, city or ocean view, and have other standard amenities to make your stay comfortable.
Viceroy Grande Rooms
These rooms are luxurious when it comes to space and its decor with the rooms having about 470sqft floorspace. They feature king sized beds which are decorated with custom designed linens, with spacious bathrooms and large writing desks. The seating area is again quite expansive and is a perfect place to stretch out in, and includes a convertible sleeper sofa to accommodate extra guests. The room comes with an ocean or city view and is equipped with standard amenities to make your stay comfortable.
This 640 sqft Empire suite offers a full one bedroom with stunning views of the ocean and a separate living room. The living rooms are decorated with coffered ceilings and a convertible sleeper sofa, for any extra guest you may have. Relax in the whirlpool tubs while watching TV in the oversized bathrooms. These suites can be converted to a two bedroom suite, as they are located right next to the Viceroy rooms. This room comes equipped with a king size bed and other standard amenities.
This suite is equivalent to a Presidential penthouse suite. The room includes a luxurious marble entry, separate living room, bathroom and two full bedrooms. The Living room features a wet bar and a convertible sleeper sofa, and the bathroom has a whirlpool tub, seated vanities, beauty bars and steam shower. The ultra deluxe two bedroom suite is situated next to a Viceroy Room with two double beds, and hence can be expanded. The room offers full ocean views and is equipped with other standard amenities making this one of the most luxurious rooms in this hotel.
- Poolside Yoga
- Stretch Session
- Personal/ Tandem Training
- Temescal Canyon Hike
- Guided Run
- Poolside Pilates
- Rollaway beds are available at an extra cost
- Surfing lessons
- Family yoga sessions
- Child-friendly outings