What’s Open In Santa Monica


Santa Monica feels a bit different this year, but thanks to the camaraderie of our community, the diversity of our local businesses, and world-class coastal views, there’s still plenty to celebrate in Los Angeles’ beachside city. Whether you are visiting from afar or rediscovering the place you call home, enjoy these offers from businesses that are reopening and get into the season’s spirit with hotel deals.


Hotel Casa del Mar

Santa Monica’s most luxurious coastal escape awaits to help put some distance between you and… well …everything else. Relax and unwind in your personal seaside escape. Our Coastal Distancing Package includes a $100 food and beverage credit daily, bike rental, welcome gift, and complimentary valet or self-parking. Offer is subject to availability at the time of reservation. Blackout dates may apply. Cannot be combined with any other offer or packages. Valid until 12/31.

Loews Santa Monica Beach Hotel

California residents and neighbors from Nevada and Arizona can plan a road trip or staycation and will receive 25% off their stay for bookings now until December. This offer includes complimentary valet parking and a waived resort fee. Additional details can be found here.

Those who stay during the Labor Day holiday weekend (9/4 – 9/7) will enjoy additional perks, including al fresco dining on our oceanfront terrace, special menus, poolside snow cones, and enjoy direct access to the beach along with iconic city attractions like the Santa Monica Pier. They’ll also be able to enjoy dive-in movies from Friday – Sunday, Dine LA, and a special weekend menu featuring items fresh off the grill extended brunch, snow cones, and more.

A scenic al fresco dining experience, Blue Streak is located on Loews Santa Monica Beach Hotel’s oceanfront terrace featuring 13 fire pits. Throughout the week, guests can enjoy light bites such as salads, sandwiches, tacos, and sliders and then enjoy brunch classics with our very own twist on the weekends. Brunch features dishes like chicken and waffles, short rib hash, avocado toast, and a savory breakfast burrito with the option to add on bottomless mimosas for $35.

During Labor Day Weekend, guests can also enjoy brunch until Monday, a special menu featuring items fresh off the grill, DineLA menus, and poolside snow cones. Reservations can be made on Resy.

Whether you are stopping by for a bite or spending the night, Loews Santa Monica Beach Hotel is “Welcoming You Like Family” with enhanced protocols and services.

Palm Motel

Come staycation with us at The Palm Motel! The beaches are open but beach parking is still closed, come stay at The Palm Motel, park with us for FREE and hop on the Big Blue Bus to the beach. We are within 2 minutes walking distance to the bus stop that will lead you to the beach. Book online at www.thepalmmotel.com for special room discounts.

Santa Monica Proper Hotel

Embrace a late summer escape, the Proper way — spend the long Labor Day holiday weekend with us and soak in the season with poolside afternoons, drinks, and lingering dinners on our rooftop decks, and space to sleep in, slow down, and relax with your friends and family. Stay for three or more nights and enjoy up to 25% off our best available rate + a $50 daily dining credit. Book with ease with our flexible, fully refundable cancellations up to 24 hours before you arrive. Click here to book. 

Shutters on the Beach

As you discover the joys of traveling on the open road again, set your GPS for Shutters on the Beach for that long-overdue getaway. With miles of sandy beaches, bike paths, and scenic coastline, there is really no need to drive anywhere else. Yes, it’s finally time to play. Our Park and Play Package includes complimentary valet or self-parking and a $50 food and beverage credit daily. Offer is subject to availability at the time of reservation. Blackout dates may apply. Cannot be combined with any other offer or packages. Click here to book. Valid until 12/31.


The Gourmandise School of Sweets & Savories – Now offering virtual classes for all at-home chefs to join in on a delicious culinary journey from the comfort of their own homes. Zoom classes are available on the School’s online virtual class calendar. Virtual Private Events – Get cooking with your friends, family, or co-workers from the comfort of your own home. Join us for 1.5 – 2 hours of cooking and have an extra 30 minutes to enjoy your meal over zoom with one another. This is a great opportunity for team building if you’re not in the office or to get some quality family time with your loved ones. Private events can be scheduled at any time of day, any day of the week, schedule permitting.

The Independence – New menu and patio dining just steps from the ocean. Our menu got a makeover. Friends familiar with our dishes will be happy to see many former hits available. Don’t worry, the wings aren’t going anywhere. We’ve spent these last few months fine-tuning and focusing on finger-lickin’ good shared plates, whiskey-based craft cocktails, and a killer fried chicken sandwich.

Santa Monica Brew Works – Now shipping beer statewide in California. Enjoy a taste of Santa Monica no matter where you are in The Golden State.

Sonny McLean’s Irish Pub – Enjoy our full menu of delicious food in the outdoor beer garden. Happy Hour is Monday to Friday 4 – 7 pm featuring select appetizers and discounts on all 40 draft beers, bottled beer, wine, and liquor. When we can serve indoors again we offer extensive programming on our 23 big screen TVs. 


Akiko Hoshihara Reiki & Hypnotherapy – Reiki Healing and Hypnotherapy Services. Free 20-min phone or online consultation; Free 30-min online Reiki session when you book Hypnotherapy; 45-min online Reiki session $90. Free online Reiki and Meditation community events twice a month when you sign up for our newsletter.


King’s ATA Celebrity Martial Arts – Taekwondo, Martial Arts Training, Tactical Self Defense 1 week free trial, 1 month paid trial.

Untitled No. 1 School – Nonprofit, nature-based pre-K community school welcomes Santa Monica families to apply to be in our single cohort (class of 10 children) for the upcoming school year. Most of the learning is outdoors. Check out the website and photo gallery and contact us for a virtual tour.



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