Discover Santa Monica
Los Angeles's beach city
Set along a beautiful 3.5 mile stretch of coastline, Santa Monica blends an unmistakable laid-back appeal of a classic California beach town with big-city sophistication to create a destination that is unlike anywhere else in the world. Often referred to as LA’s beach city, Santa Monica is a walkable 8.3 square miles and is the perfect place to base yourself for a visit to Southern California.
Seaside Santa Monica has eight distinct neighbourhoods to explore, each with its own distinct character and charm. There’s buzzing Downtown Santa Monica; arty Main Street; foodie-centric Mid-City; luxe Montana Avenue; indie Ocean Park Boulevard; vibrant Pico Boulevard; the iconic Santa Monica Pier/Ocean Avenue Area, and scenic Wilshire Boulevard.
No matter what you do in this city, where nature and urban excitement converge, you’ll quickly discover that Santa Monica is as inspirational as it is irresistible.