Shutters on the beach Santa Monica

If you’ve ever dreamt of owning your own laid back designer beach house manned by attentive staff where you can unwind and soak up the ocean views from dawn til dusk Shutters on the Beach in LA could well be for you.

This luxurious white washed beachfront establishment prides itself on offering a home from home feel where customers can instantly relax in elegant surroundings. The hotel staff have thought of every detail to help make life easy – from personal beach chairs to suntan lotion! Diversions during your stay could include everything from a beautiful in-house spa treatment to private surf lessons, cycle ride along the coast or even beach yoga classes. Should you wish to venture further afield the bright lights of Hollywood and world class shopping on Beverly Hill’s Rodeo Drive await.

Facilities & Activities

The hotel has a beautiful pool and expansive tiered pool deck with sun loungers and cabanas, Jacuzzi and spectacular ocean views. Should you fancy further pampering the hotel’s beautifully designed ONE Spa, full of luxurious fabrics and elegant interiors, offers a variety of treatments in 6 multi-purpose rooms. There is also a very well equipped fitness room with steam rooms and beach yoga classes on certain days.  The hotel also has its own interesting art gallery.

When you’re fully relaxed and fancy venturing further afield, bicycles can be rented on site for an interesting sojourn to Santa Monica and Venice Beach.  You could also book a 2-hour private surf lesson – geared for all levels of skill and athleticism!  Guests staying in a hotel suite can also enjoy complimentary drop-offs in the hotel’s house car to the best shopping, dining and beach destinations in Santa Monica.

Slightly further afield the bright lights of Hollywood await or for some world class shopping make like Julia Roberts in Pretty Woman and head to Rodeo Drive in Beverly Hills.

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The hotel boasts 3 fabulous restaurants. One Pico, the fine dining option, is open for lunch and dinner plus brunch at the weekends.  Offering delicious local fish and spit-roasted meats it has a fabulous fireplace and view of the Pacific Ocean.

The more casual Coast is a beachfront café and bar that is ideal for lunch or a drink in the evening.

The Living Room restaurant has ocean views, comfortable sofas, 2 fireplaces and a great art collection.  It offers coffee, light meals, afternoon tea and happy hours.  When you’re ready to leave the hotel you can order On the Fly or On the Road snacks as part of the hotel’s excellent departure services.


This elegantly understated hotel offers comfortable, stylish and spacious guest rooms and suites designed with the flavour of a beach cottage with hardwood floors and shuttered doors. With think you’ll love the stylish Tibetan rugs, designer throws and a fully loaded bath and beach chest full of helpful goodies  – this is the home you wish you had!

All rooms and suites offer large flat screen TVs, an entertainment centre with music dock, an in-room library, balcony and marble bathroom with large whirlpool bathtub.  Rooms also have bathrobes, a minibar and coffeemaker.

The 12 private Suites measure 800 sq ft and there are 2 Pacific View Suites at 1,100 sq ft and a Beach House Suite at 1,500 square feet. Guests in suites qualify for complimentary transportation from 3 local airports and complimentary access to the house car.


Children are made very welcome here.

One and two bedroom suites with galley kitchens are ideal for families. Interconnecting rooms can also be requested. Cots and a children’s room service menu are available.  Babysitting can be arranged with notice for a charge.


Currently we have no information regarding sustainability.


The hotel is situated right on the Promenade in Santa Monica, Los Angeles, with views over Santa Monica Pier. It is the only hotel in Santa Monica with direct beach access.

Shutters on the beach is just a 20-minute drive from Los Angeles International Airport.

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