Most movies are shot in Los Angeles, and in a ton of them, you’ll catch a shot of The Santa Monica Pier in a montage of iconic imagery taken around the county. This double-jointed spectacle is home to an amusement park, concerts, restaurants, and countless travelers throughout the year. Staying at a hotel near The Santa Monica Pier is a wise move for those looking to get to know the area.
The Ambrose Hotel is located just over two miles inland from The Santa Monica Pier. Guests can easily get there with a sunny walk or bike ride in ten-to-twenty minutes. You can also travel from the hotel to the pier in just about ten minutes by car.
What To Do At The Santa Monica Pier
There is so much to enjoy and see at The Santa Monica Pier. Hungry guests can dig into seafood sandwiches and entrees at Seaside on the Pier, or indulge in tacos and pizza at the Pacific Park Food Court. We recommend taking a ride on the iconic Santa Monica Pier Ferris wheel, flying on the roller coaster, and playing some carnival games during your visit.
The Santa Monica Pier is also within walking distance of other area attractions like Venice Boardwalk, and Santa Monica Beach.
Events Near The Santa Monica Pier
There are a ton of ongoing events at The Santa Monica Pier. You can enjoy some films under the stars at its Front Porch Cinema series, take part in a free yoga class, and attend festivals like Pier 360. From late August through September, the Pier hosts free concerts on Wednesday nights. To find more events, check out The Santa Monica Pier Events Calendar.
For more recommendations on unique and memorable events in Santa Monica, and around Los Angeles, check out The Ambrose Hotel Events Calendar.
Special Offers Near The Santa Monica Pier
Travelers coming to Santa Monica will be pleased to find a variety of special offers near The Santa Monica Pier here at The Ambrose Hotel. There are extended stay discounts, advance purchase rates, and specialized deals for events like the 4th of July. To explore for yourself, have a look at our collection of Santa Monica Hotel Deals & Discounts.
Also, be sure to check out our Hotel Rooms & Suites in Santa Monica to discover ideal accommodations for a stay in the heart of this Pacific Coast city. Our 77 rooms offer a residential vibe in the form of California-craftsman design. The lush and regionally-inspired digs welcome back weary travelers from sun-soaked days on the pier with an air of luxury that includes a well-stocked mini bar and the best amenities.