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Best Santa Monica vacation rentals

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Large Luxury Studio with view in Santa Monica - Santa Monica
$301+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Santa Monica Beach Luxury Suite - Santa Monica - Outdoors view
Santa Monica Beach Luxury Suite
North of Montana$293+
$293+
Promenade Studio
8.3 Very good
Downtown$425+
$425+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi

Vacation rentals near Santa Monica Pier

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Ocean Luxury Lofts and Suites - Santa Monica
Ocean Luxury Lofts and Suites
6.3 Okay
Downtown$257+
$257+
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly

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Low season

August

High season

July

Average price (weeknight)

$245

Average price (weekend night)

$298
Cheapest month to stay with an average 48% drop in price.
Most expensive month to stay with an average 73% rise in price.
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When to book a vacation rental in Santa Monica

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Top tips for finding Santa Monica vacation rental deals

  • If you want a room with a view, then you should look for Santa Monica holiday rentals that are near the seafront. For instance, Ocean Luxury Lofts and Suites provide window views of Santa Monica State Beach and the Channel Islands of California.
  • For those that want to eat some amazing food, you should look for Santa Monica holiday rentals that are close to Montana Avenue, where many top food establishments are located. For instance, Beautiful, Spacious Bright and Open Close to the Beach is about a 3min walk from popular places like Forma Restaurant and Cheese Bar Santa Monica.
  • If you want to take advantage of the many great beaches that Santa Monica has on offer, you should stay in a neighbourhood such as Marina Peninsula. For example, Penthouse Oasis With Panoramic Ocean View Venice and Marina is about a 2min walk from the famous Venice Beach.
  • If you are hiring a car when on holiday, then it’s a wise decision to look for Santa Monica holiday rentals that come with parking spaces. This means that you will have peace of mind that your vehicle is secure. For instance, Amazing House on Franklin provides free parking for all its guests.
  • If you are not a confident swimmer, you could look for Santa Monica holiday homes that provide a pool, so you can avoid swimming in the sea. Big Comfortable 2Bedrooms 2Baths provides both an indoor and outdoor pool for you to use. There is also a plunge pool for you to cool down when the temperature rises.
  • Kitchen/Kitchenette and beachfront are the most popular vacation rental property amenities in Santa Monica
  • Vacation rentals in Santa Monica are around 30% cheaper than hotels on average. Search here to compare prices for all accommodation types in Santa Monica.
  • The best vacation rental properties in Santa Monica are January Discount. 3 Short Blocks to Beach: Chic Santa Monica/ Venice Beach (10.0, 23 reviews), Beautiful Large Room\/Studio With Private Bathroom In The Heart of Santa Monica (10.0, 43), and Steps to Beach! Santa Monica/Venice Beach House (10.0, 25), based on ratings and reviews from real travelers.
  • If you’re looking for a cheap vacation rental in Santa Monica, you should consider visiting during the low season. The cheapest vacation homes in Santa Monica can be found in August and June.
  • The cheapest night for renting a vacation home in Santa Monica is Sunday. In contrast, the most expensive is Wednesday.
  • Book your Santa Monica vacation rental at least 26 days before your stay begins to get the best price.
  • Vacation rentals are a popular choice for both long and short-term stays. KAYAK users usually book their vacation rental in Santa Monica for 10 days.
  • The cheapest Santa Monica vacation rental found on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks was $190, while the most expensive was $505.

FAQs when booking a vacation home in Santa Monica

  • How much is a vacation rental for a week in Santa Monica?

    The average price for a weekly Santa Monica vacation rental found by KAYAK users in the last 2 weeks is $3,234.

  • How much is a vacation rental for a month in Santa Monica?

    The average price for a monthly Santa Monica vacation rental found by KAYAK users in the last 2 weeks is $13,862.

  • What types of vacation rentals are available in Santa Monica?

    There are loads of different property types that you can make your vacation home in Santa Monica. You’ll find apartments, bungalows, condos, cottages, houses, homestays, houseboats and villas.

  • What are some of the most-loved vacation rentals available in Santa Monica?

    If you’re looking for something special, the vacation rental most loved by KAYAK users is Selby Ave Guest House.

  • Are there any pet-friendly vacation rentals in Santa Monica?

    There are a number of dog and pet-friendly Santa Monica vacation rentals, with around 14% allowing you to bring your pet along with you.

  • How much is a vacation rental in Santa Monica?

    KAYAK users have found vacation rentals in Santa Monica for as cheap as $294 in the last 3 days. The average price is $462.

  • How much is a vacation rental in Santa Monica for tonight?

    In the last 72 hours, users have found Santa Monica vacation rentals for tonight for as low as $271. Search here for similar prices

  • How can I find vacation rentals near me in Santa Monica?

    Take a look at our vacation rentals map to find the best vacation rental homes near you.

  • What accommodation is there close to the airport?

    Whilst Santa Monica Airport (SMO) is closer to the centre of the city, it is likely that you will arrive and depart from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX), which is also close to Santa Monica. If you have an early flight to catch, you can stay at accommodation close to the terminal, like A Fabulous House Next to LAX; it’s about a 9min drive from the airport.

  • Where can I stay to be close to great walks in Santa Monica?

    There is some great scenery around Santa Monica, which means you can enjoy some fabulous walks. For instance, if you stay at Exclusive Property in The Heart of Marina Del Rey, then you will be only a short walk from Ballona Wetlands Ecological Reserve, from where you can take on the Shore Cliff Trail.

  • What are the benefits of self-catered properties in Santa Monica?

    Whilst eating out in Santa Monica can be great fun, it can also be quite expensive. Having a self-catered property gives you the option to cook for yourself at the property, which is helpful if you’re on a budget. Updated Urban Retreat Near Sofi Stadium provides a full kitchen with a cooktop and toaster, so you’ll be able to cook up a storm whenever you please. There are also lots of markets nearby, so you can get fresh produce each day.

  • Which neighbourhoods are good for families?

    A good neighbourhood for families to stay in is Beverley Hills, as there are lots of children’s entertainment options nearby. For example, if you choose to stay at 2 Bedroom Unit on High Floor in DTLA, you would be able to get to Los Angeles Zoo in about 30min by car.

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