Why We Love It
- This Gatsby-esque retreat showcases sea views from its patio
- Five-minute walk from the Santa Monica Pier
- Guest rooms come equipped with free Wi-Fi
- Attentive staff aims to evoke the same early-20th-century vibes as the decor
- Travelers with cars can easily reach Venice Beach (10 minutes), Rodeo Drive (20 minutes) and Grauman's Chinese Theater (30 minutes)
Map & Directions
This hotel is approximately 30 minutes to LAX. Cab fare will cost $40-$45 one way, though these numbers can vary tremendously with traffic. Alternatively, guests can book fixed fare airport transportation for about $60 one way.