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Best Western Plus Gateway Hotel

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Best Western Plus Gateway Hotel

Address: 1920 Santa Monica Boulevard, Santa Monica, CA, 90404

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What to Expect

Enjoy convenient access to the Santa Monica Pier, beaches and the famous Third Street Promenade while staying at this full-service California hotel.

Guests at the Best Western Plus Gateway Hotel Santa Monica will experience the highest standard of accommodations, amenities and customer service for an affordable rate.
Located on southern California's famed Santa Monica Boulevard, this Santa Monica area hotel offers convenient access to a variety of local and Los Angeles attractions.

Each well-appointed guest room at this hotel features cable satellite television with HBO® and free wireless high-speed Internet access.

Enjoy an array of full-service amenities including complimentary parking and meeting facilities accommodating up to 60.

The Best Western Plus Gateway Hotel Santa Monica is a 100% non-smoking property.

Amenity Highlights

Your regular workout does not have to be put on hold because the hotel provides a small 24-hour gym that includes an elliptical machine and stationery bike. Guests can also log on for free at the computer workstations in the lobby. There is no need to stress about getting to the main street. Easy access to the Third Street Promenade is made available by the complimentary shuttle service to and from the hotel.

Insider tip:

The Bergamot Station Arts Centre, 1.5 miles from the hotel, is a former train station hosting visiting art shows, auctions and permanent for-sale collections.

Property/Local Amenities:
Scrumptious pancakes at the famous International House of Pancakes, based in the hotel, can be eaten at the outdoor seating whilst observing the world passing by.

Guests can be assured of parking as the hotel offers underground self-parking and this offer is for one car per room. Any additional vehicles will be subject to a surcharge.

The Best Western Gateway Hotel lies on the east side of Santa Monica and is about 1.5 miles from both the Santa Monica Convention Centre and the Third Street Promenade’s selection of shops, restaurants and entertainment.

Are you looking for some beach activity? The Santa Monica beach and pier are 1.5 miles and Venice Beach is 3 miles from the hotel.

The hotel’s location provides easy access to California’s Pacific Coast Highway.

Property Amenities:
Complimentary newspapers in lobby
Fitness equipment
Room service (limited hours)
Breakfast available (surcharge)
Parking (free)
Self parking
Parking garage
Banquet facilities
Conference room(s)
Event catering
Meeting rooms (small groups)
Audio-visual equipment
Number of rooms: 123
24-hour front desk
Safe-deposit box - front desk
Multilingual staff
Number of floors: 4
Tour assistance
Dry cleaning/laundry service
Air-conditioned public areas
Airport transportation (complimentary)
Business centre
Smoke-free property
Concierge services
Wireless (high-speed) Internet access - complimentary
Wired (high-speed) Internet access - complimentary
Restaurant(s) in hotel 1
On-site car rental
Wheelchair accessible


Sleep in comfort at the 4-storey Best Western Gateway Santa Monica Hotel because the 123 guestroom beds have luxurious pillow-top mattresses, and are a welcome respite for the tired guest. Rooms are also equipped with compact refrigerators, Wolfgang Puck coffee, flat panel TVs offering HBO, pay movies and video games (surcharge). Local calls under 30 minutes are free.

The décor comprises of desks, armchairs with ottomans and black and white wall prints of the beach.

The bathrooms feature granite countertops and make-up/shaving mirrors.

All rooms are non-smoking.

Room Amenities
DVD player
Video-game console
Pay movies
Climate control
Complimentary newspaper (M-F)
Blackout drapes/curtains
Air conditioning
Free local calls
Voice mail
Coffee/tea maker
Wake-up calls
Complimentary toiletries
Hair dryer
Makeup/shaving mirror
Sewing kit
Shower/tub combination
Electronic check-out
Electronic/magnetic keys
Window opens
Clock radio
Iron/ironing board
Non-smoking rooms only
Television - Cable service
Cots (infant beds) available
In-room safe (accommodates laptop)
Television - Flat-panel
Wired (high-speed) Internet access - complimentary
TV Internet access - surcharge
Wireless (high-speed) Internet access - complimentary


The hotel has a small 24-hour fitness centre and Santa Monica Beach is 1.5 miles away and has popular running and cycling paths with fantastic views.

Spend an afternoon relaxing on the beach, walk along the Third Street Promenade or have an afternoon of fun at the Santa Monica Pier.

The gentle ocean waves are perfect for surfing and boogie boarding.
Get competitive on the beach volleyball courts, just south of the Pier.

The Hotel is conveniently situated less than one mile from the John Wayne Cancer Institute and the UCLA Medical Center.

Just a short drive away, guests can visit some of Los Angeles' most famous attractions including Disneyland®, Six Flags® Magic Mountain, the Getty Museum and Universal Studios®.

Guests will also enjoy the hotel's close proximity to University of California Los Angeles, Hollywood, Malibu and Beverly Hills.


Extra-person charges may apply and vary according to the hotel’s policy. Please consult with the hotel prior to booking.

Photo identification and credit card or cash deposit are compulsory at check-in for incidental charges

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Although, please be advised the hotel cannot guarantee special requests.

Pets not allowed
Check-in time is 2pm
Check-out time is noon