What is Santa Monica like for family-friendly holidays?
If you've been searching for the perfect family-friendly holiday destination, you might want to think about Santa Monica. Here you'll find an interesting array of family activities sure to delight both kids and parents alike. From shopping to sporting events, Santa Monica has lots of things to see and do that everyone will enjoy. Spend a day visiting attractions such as Santa Monica Beach, Santa Monica Pier and Venice Beach. When it's time to relax after a day of fun with the kids, Santa Monica has a variety of places to stay, such as family hotels with pools and hotels with family suites. You can choose from 30 Santa Monica accommodations to find one you and the family will appreciate.
Where are some places to stay with kids in Santa Monica?
Our travellers have rated these as their favourite kid-friendly hotels:
- free cots • Outdoor pool • restaurant • free WiFi • Central location
- Outdoor pool • In-room kitchenette • Central location
- free cots • free bike rentals • Outdoor pool • 3 restaurants • Central location
- free WiFi • Central location
- free parking • free WiFi • Picnic area • Central location
Courtyard by Marriott Santa Monica3-star hotel with bar, near Santa Monica Place
Cal Mar Hotel Suites3-star hotel, convenient to Santa Monica Pier
Casa Del MarUpmarket beachfront hotel with spa, near Santa Monica Beach
Ocean View HotelCity centre hotel within walking distance of Santa Monica Pier
Santa Monica MotelCity centre motel within easy reach of Santa Monica Beach
What should I see and do with kids in and around Santa Monica?
You'll find that Santa Monica and the surrounding area offers many entertaining things to see and do while you're visiting the area with the family. Here are some suggestions to make your trip both memorable and educational:
- Ocean Avenue
- Santa Monica Pier Aquarium
- OnRope Consulting
- Muscle Beach Venice
- Topanga State Park
- La Brea Tar Pits
- Petersen Automotive Museum
- Los Angeles County Museum of Art
- The Broad
Museums & art galleries
- Santa Monica Pier
- Rodeo Drive
- Melrose Avenue