Santa Monica activities near our hotel
Popular beach and local attractions close by!
The Seaview Hotel in Santa Monica is not only steps away from the beach, but also a short distance from several local attractions. As a traveler, the place you stay in must include several things for it to be a successful trip: close to local attractions, clean, budget friendly, and safe. When you stay with us, we will guarantee you all of these things! We provide our guests with a 1950s art deco ambiance that is just one block from the pier on Ocean Avenue.
There are also many popular and touristy attractions that are walking distance. The ones that are not are just a Metro ride away.
Many tourists, families and people passing by choose to stay with us because of the convenience we offer. We are just a short drive from LAX, making it accessible and affordable. Once you reach us you will get to enjoy everything from the iconic Ferris wheel to the sun sinking into the Pacific. Whether you stay in and enjoy the sun from our deck or venture out onto the beach, our accommodations are bound to make your trip even more enjoyable. If you are interested in staying at the Seaview Hotel, we suggest you check our availability right away, since we do book up fast! You can also give us a call for more information and trip suggestions.
Attractions near the Seaview Hotel in Santa Monica:
- Universal Studios
- The Grove
- Disney Hall
- Walk of Fame
- Runyon Canyon
Santa Monica Pier
Enjoy the liveliness of the pier and some of the best sunsets along the California coast.
Third St. Promenade
Stroll over to an unforgettable shopping experience.
A picturesque haven of beach culture and an ideal place to unwind.
A restaurant that offers an eclectic menu featuring Mediterranean cuisine with flavors and spices inspired from around the world.
The World Cafe offers unique dining atmospheres from an intimate patio to a charming indoor dining room. Santa Monica nightlife can be relished with great ambiance at honeycomb lounge or relaxing outdoor tropical patio. The Happy Hour menu features $5 margarita daily and $6 mohitos on Fridays. Come and enjoy a dining experience that will satisfy any individual's tastes here at World Cafe!
Enjoy a swim in the pool, or simply enjoy a sunset surrounded by rich California history.
Everything you need to rent or buy for a memorable day at the beach.
Hop aboard a segway and join a two-hour guided tour through Santa Monica.
Boating in the Marina
For those wishing to take to the sea, Boat Rentals of America will make it happen.
Take a lesson from a pro that includes everything you need!
Go to Venice to shop and gawk, the boardway is a virtual sidewalk circus. The area is a haven for local artisans, street performers and an eclectic cast of characters.us!
Venice Drum Circle
Enjoy listening to the beat of the drums, and watch people sit around in a circle and create a harmonious sound of such raw primal energy.
A visitor can take a relaxing stroll along the remaining original canals and view the unique, historic architecture in the area.
Chic, hip, and sleek, Abbot Kinney is the polished face of Venice's artsy take on sophisticated style of bohemian culture.u
Attracting attendees throughout the region who are environmentally conscious, health-focused, arts-minded, and community-oriented. Its extensive selection of local arts and crafts complements an eclectic mix of over 110 boutique stores, restaurants, salons, bars, eco-friendly businesses, and art galleries along the famed one-mile stretch of Abbot Kinney!
Get a sun-kissed healthy glow or a deep tropical tan without sunburn. Lavish Tan offers a FDA approved 100% organic airbrush tanning. Its main ingredient is derived from a natural brown sugar. Experience this newest and sweetest tanning favorite among the stars such as Katy Perry, Blake Lively, Megan Fox, and Lauren Conrad. For special discount first time customers, mention Seaview Hotel!
Experience an intimate space and enjoy independ music, art, and large selection of handcrafted beer and boutique wines from around the world.
27 Miles of Scenic Beauty, no wonder so many people love this Los Angeles County California city framed by the Pacific Ocean and Santa Monica Mountains.
Considered Malibu's paradise, the cove is a perfect spot for families with children or anyone seeking a little more privacy.
The Getty Villa in Malibu is an educational center and museum dedicated to the study of the arts and cultures of ancient Greece, Rome, and Etruria.
The Getty Center
A legendary collection of Western art against a backdrop of dramatic architecture.
The icon of L.A., a national leader in public astronomy and a beloved civic gathering place.
Los Angeles Zoo
Located in Griffith Park is the Los Angeles Zoo, which boasts a hundred of wonderful animals.
The stretch of Melrose between Fairfax and La Brea avenues has defined hip shopping in L.A.
Enjoy a day of magic and wonder at the Happiest Place on Earth!
"The Entertainment Capital of L.A." and the only movie and television-based theme park!
Mann's Chinese Theater
The most famous theater in the world, each year millions of tourists visit its forecourt and place their own feet into the concrete footprints of the stars.
Walk of Fame
The Hollywood Walk of Fame, a glittering sidewalk embedded with over 2,000 pink star plaques immortalizing the names of celebrities and famous fictional characters.
The iconic sign can be viewed from various points throughout Hollywood and surrounding areas. Visitors can hike by for the ultimate close-up.
Beverly Hills is truly a "walking" city within greater Los Angeles. Have a self-guided tour along Rodeo Drive, or jog around town, or explore the many gardens of Beverly.
Home to many top designers, Los Angeles ranks as a global fashion center.
The street on which Julia Roberts had her shopping spree in "Pretty Woman." It is the street that sports designer stores such as Tiffany's, Cartier, Chanel. Bally, and Gucci.