From our US office:
Retreat to a AAA 4-Diamond oceanfront hotel in swanky Santa Monica for 40% off current rates. Stay near the Santa Monica Pier for £199 (US$312) a night until 15 March -- including weekends -- and get:
The Loews Santa Monica Beach Hotel features an oceanfront pool, outdoor fire pits, full-service spa, restaurant and direct access to the beach and Santa Monica Pier. Located just around the corner from the Third Street Promenade, the hotel is in an ideal location by the beach, shops and restaurants.