Summer at Annenberg Community Beach House

The Beach House summer season begins Saturday, June 9, 2018 and continues through Labor Day, Monday, September 3, 2018, Santa Monica City announced this morning.

“All are invited to enjoy daily recreational swimming in the historic pool (reservations are never required), free cultural programs, community events, and recreation activities. There is no fee to enjoy many site features and amenities like the splash pad, playground, guest house docent tours and the summer game room,” the City said.

In addition to a roster of enjoyable programs, guests will notice some upgrades, including new furniture at Santa Monica’s historic beachside facility.

“We’re excited to showcase new outdoor furniture, including new chaise lounges and seating on the pool deck made possible with support from the Annenberg Foundation,”said Nan Friedman, Beach House Venue Manager. “We hope people will enjoy the refreshed site, more comfortable furniture, and new array of seating options.”

Site Information

Between Saturday, June 9, 2018 and Labor Day, Monday, September 3, 2018, the Annenberg Community Beach House site will be open daily from 8:30 a.m. – 8:30 p.m.

Transportation & Parking:

  • Lot parking is available at 415 Pacific Coast Highway on a first come, first served basis, with limited advance parking passes available
  • Take Big Blue Bus #9 to the intersection of Entrada Dr/Channel Rd and Pacific Coast Highway. Use the underground walking path to get across PCH to the beach, and then head south along the bike path toward the Beach House. Route 9 schedule information.
  • Use Breeze Bike Share to cycle the Beach House. Station available onsite.

Pool: Drop In and Reservations

The pool will be open daily from 10 a.m. – 7 p.m.* with walk-up pool passes on sale daily at 9 a.m. All members of the party must be present when purchasing passes. A limited number of reservations will be available one to three days in advance starting at 7 a.m., online via Account login required. Click ACTIVITIES, search keyword “ACBH POOL” and select an available date. Limit six pool passes and one parking reservation. Reservations must be picked up by 11 a.m.

*Pool closes at 5:30 p.m. on 8/25 to prepare for the Cardboard Yacht Regatta.