Book your room at Best Western Plus Gateway Hotel Santa Monica
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East Santa Monica
This smoke-free Best Western is across from 2 major hospitals and about two miles from the Santa Monica Pier and the Third Street Promenade.
Wireless Web access
Complimentary perks include shuttle service to the beach, self parking in an underground garage, and WiFi in the lobby and guestrooms.
Guestrooms at the Best Western Plus Gateway Hotel feature pillowtop mattresses, granite-accented bathrooms, compact refrigerators, and Wolfgang Puck coffee. 42-inch TVs include HBO.Information missing or incorrect? Tell us!
This Best Western is on the east side of Santa Monica, about 2 miles from both the Santa Monica Convention Center, and the Third Street Promenade's array of shops, restaurants, and entertainment.
The Santa Monica Beach and Pier are 2 miles away. Venice Beach is 3 miles from the hotel. The hotel's location provides easy access to California's Pacific Coast Highway. A complimentary beach shuttle is available all days except on weekends.
An International House of Pancakes on the premises offers outdoor seating. Underground self-parking is complimentary (one car per room; surcharge for additional vehicles).
- Free newspapers in lobby
- Fitness facilities
- Breakfast available (surcharge)
- Conference space
- Meeting rooms
- 24-hour front desk
- Multilingual staff
- Total number of rooms - 123
- Number of floors - 4
- Dry cleaning/laundry service
- Smoke-free property
- Free beach shuttle
- Free WiFi
- Computer station
- Conference space size (meters) - 186
- Free self parking
- Television in lobby
- Number of meeting rooms - 2
- Conference space size (feet) - 2000
Family Friendly Amenities
- Family Hotel
- Free Wi-Fi
Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi
Free self parking
- Premium TV channels
- Pay movies
- Room service (limited hours)
- Climate control
- Free weekday newspaper
- Air conditioning
- Free local calls
- Coffee/tea maker
- Free toiletries
- Hair dryer
- Shower/tub combination
- Cable TV service
- Iron/ironing board
- Pillowtop mattress
- Cribs/infant beds available
- In-room safe (laptop compatible)
- Flat-panel TV
- Daily housekeeping
- Free WiFi
Where to Eat
IHOP - Outdoor seating available. Open daily for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.
A small fitness center, open 24 hours, is on site. Santa Monica Beach, 1.5 miles away, offers popular running and bicycling paths with superb views. The ocean waves are relatively gentle and ideal for body surfing and boogie boarding. Beach volleyball courts, open to the public, are just south of the Pier. Complimentary weekday beach shuttle available to guests.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.
- Golfing nearby
- Surfing/boogie boarding nearby
- Bicycle rentals nearby
- Hiking/biking trails nearby
To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.
- Accessible path of travel
- Accessible bathroom
- Accessible parking
- Accessibility equipment for the deaf
- Braille or raised signage
Check-in time starts at 2 PM
Minimum check-in age is 18
Special check-in instructions:
Check-out time is noon
You need to know
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
Only service dogs are allowed
No rollaway/extra beds available
Extra fees may apply for parcel deliveries received by this property. The hotel cannot be held responsible for lost or damaged goods. For more details, please contact the office using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
- Tourism fee: USD 2.50 per accommodation, per night
We should mention
Children 17 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.