What's a Los Angeles vacation without a trip to the beach? Century Park Hotel LA is one of the top hotels near Santa Monica Pier and the always-popular Santa Monica Beach. Enjoy a restful stay in the heart of West LA, and make it a day of outdoor fun in Santa Monica near our hotel.
At Santa Monica Pier, the coastal charm of California meets the old-fashioned fun of Coney Island. Drop in for a day of inexpensive entertainment sure to please young and old alike. Don't miss these attractions at Santa Monica Pier just minutes from our hotel:
- Pacific Park – an absolute must! Pacific Park is the only admission-free amusement park in Los Angeles and home to the exhilarating West Coaster.
- Playland Arcade – capture the spirit of classic boardwalk arcades at Playland.
- Carousel – the historic hand-carved carousel dates back to 1922.
- Santa Monica Pier Aquarium – an affordable donation gets you into this small but friendly aquarium.
Three and a half miles of pristine California coastline greet you at Santa Monica State Beach, located just five miles from our hotel near Santa Monica Pier. The beach is a hot leisure destination year-round. The mild waves and daytime lifeguards make it the perfect choice for families as well as novice swimmers and surfers. Pack a basket and head to the picnic area at the south end, or fill up on classic boardwalk eats at Santa Monica Pier.