Posted Dec. 1, 2013, 9:14 am
Santa Monica Convention & Visitors Bureau’s annual "Extra Bedroom Program" is being offered now through January 25, 2014.
Posted Nov. 15, 2013, 9:04 am
Light rail stations and hotels are not an uncommon partnership. In neighboring Los Angeles, a few of Metro’s rail lines have stops adjacent to hotels such as The W in Hollywood and The Standard in downtown Los Angeles. In Santa Monica, two hotels will soon be located across from the Expo Line terminus as council members unanimously approved Tuesday the development of a Courtyard by Marriott and Hampton Inn by Hilton.
Posted Nov. 11, 2013, 9:00 am
Hotels in Santa Monica are no strangers to news, what with the Fairmont Miramar planning expansion and the Loews Hotel currently serving as home to the American Film Market (AFM). Even hotels yet to be built, such as the proposed Hampton Inn and Suites (Hilton) and Courtyard by Marriott, have been featured on the pages of the local press.
Posted Nov. 5, 2013, 8:56 am
The Mirror would like to clarify details on the article published Oct. 18 “Poll Shows Residents Don’t Favor Dense, Tall Buildings” that contained a survey question relating to the Fairmont Miramar’s redevelopment project. The Mirror was unable to confirm who paid for the poll before time of press, but can now report that The Huntley Hotel contracted with Lake Research Partners to conduct a telephone poll of 404 Santa Monica voters between September 10 and 15.
Posted Oct. 10, 2013, 8:17 am
The Bungalow lounge at the Fairmont Miramar Hotel in Santa Monica temporarily closed Monday while its liquor license is updated. The hotel is taking the opportunity to conduct renovations during the short-term closure.
Posted Jul. 26, 2013, 8:09 am
If “Mean Girls 3” were ever produced, the bickering back and forth between Santa Monica’s two largest hotels would be the ideal cast members. Less than one week after the Huntley Hotel’s lawyers issued a demand letter to the Fairmont Miramar, the legal team behind Ocean Avenue LLC (the group who owns the Miramar) responded with a five-page response.
Posted Jul. 19, 2013, 8:24 am
If the Hatsfields and McCoys lived in Santa Monica in 2013, one family would be residing in the Fairmont Miramar while the other might take up residence in the Huntley Hotel. Since it announced plans to renovate and expand its resort campus, the Fairmont has been engaged in feud-like relations with its neighbor, The Huntley.
Posted Jul. 13, 2013, 9:01 am
Guests who treat themselves to one of Loews Santa Monica Beach Hotel’s four premier suites this summer will automatically receive lush amenities from L’Occitane en Provence.
Posted Jun. 21, 2013, 9:28 am
The many hotels located in downtown Santa Monica are used to competing with each other every Friday afternoon. Tourists may come into town to spend the weekend at Santa Monica Beach. Local and regional residents may patronize a hotel bar, lounge, or restaurant.
Posted Apr. 18, 2013, 8:12 am
Hotel Shangrila owner Tamie Adaya presents a series of events in recognition of British talent and BritWeek starting this Sunday.
Posted Feb. 19, 2013, 9:26 am
The Fairmont Miramar will host an open house event this Thursday, Feb. 21 for an invite-only group of about 150 residents to learn more about the progress of the hotel’s planned redevelopment.
Posted Nov. 12, 2012, 1:13 am
When it comes to living a life of luxury, you don’t have to be traveling on business or visiting from overseas to enjoy the laid-back and contemporary comfort at Loews Santa Monica Beach Hotel. Located just two blocks south of the Santa Monica Pier at 1700 Ocean Avenue, residents are able to enjoy the oceanfront property every single day of the year, just by becoming a member of Ocean Spa & Fitness inside the hotel.
Posted Aug. 14, 2012, 5:57 am
The Acoustic Saints will reinterpret classic rock from the ’70s and ’80s with a moody atmospheric vibe this Friday, Aug. 17 at this month's "Live From Loews" concert at Loews Santa Monica Beach Hotel.
Posted Jun. 21, 2012, 1:20 am
Sheraton Delfina Santa Monica recently unveiled its complete renovation of its 310 guest rooms, penthouse ballroom, lobby lounge, and public spaces...
Posted Jun. 20, 2012, 5:42 am
Enjoy some classic rock 'n' roll tunes this Friday evening when the monthly “Live From Loews: California Classics” signature music program cont...
Posted May. 18, 2012, 1:30 am
As the debate of whether the Fairmont Miramar Hotel and Bungalows’ proposed revitalization projects continues on in light of the City Council’s...
Posted May. 13, 2012, 1:53 am
Dear Editor, On May 2 the City of Santa Monica, the Chamber of Commerce and several other prestigious local groups, including the Santa Moni...
Posted Apr. 28, 2012, 2:25 am
If currently proposed plans to tear down and rebuild the Fairmont Miramar Hotel and Bungalows are allowed to move forward, then downtown Santa Moni...
Posted Apr. 24, 2012, 12:43 am
Editor: The Miramar Hotel, a member of the Santa Monica family for generations, is proposing to make changes to its property that will enha...