Santa Monica, Los Angeles’ beach city, blends natural beauty, a beachfront setting, award-winning dining, an incomparable hotel collection and unique event venues which offer the charm and relaxing atmosphere of a Southern California seaside community with the sophistication and cutting-edge business amenities of a world-class city. Located within eight square miles, Santa Monica creates a truly accessible and pedestrian-friendly destination. Visitors also enjoy the city’s prime location within greater Los Angeles, which allows for easy day trips to all of Los Angeles’ most famous landmarks and attractions. Whether you’re traveling for a meeting, corporate gathering, special event or incentive program, or adding a couple of days to enjoy one of California’s most iconic stretches of shoreline, Santa Monica is the quintessential Southern California chic experience — the perfect balance between meet and play!
Hotels & Venues
Santa Monica is home to 41 hotels with boutique, luxury, and affordable accommodations, many of which are adjacent to, or within walking distance of, the Pacific Ocean. Santa Monica is also home to eight different neighborhoods all with their own personality! With more than 120,000 square feet of creative event space, meeting planners and attendees have a variety of venue options, from ocean-view conference rooms with breezy terraces, poolside cabanas with flat-screen televisions, a historic beachfront estate, theatre complexes and art galleries, to airport hangars and the iconic Santa Monica Pier.
Santa Monica is the ideal meetings, events and incentive destination for groups up to 200 people. Whether setting up a small meeting, incentive group, retreat, or organizing a conference or trade event, Santa Monica has the perfect venue for your program. We are available to assist with planning and referrals. With over 400 restaurants and one of the best farmers markets in the country, Santa Monica has a flavor for every taste. Whether it’s a guided tour through one of Santa Monica’s four weekly farmers markets with one of our destination’s top chefs or a fun comedy improvisation class focusing on your attendees, let our team help you plan a distinctive team building experience for your group.
Plan Your Meeting
Santa Monica Travel & Tourism can help with virtually every aspect of your meetings, corporate gatherings, special events and incentive programs. Because we are a “non-member” convention & visitors bureau, we consider your needs and recommend only those companies and services that best serve your organization.
WE PROVIDE YOU WITH:
- Hotel suggestions and same-day hotel sales lead generation/processing.
- Group dining leads generated to your target restaurants
- Visitors guides and maps available for your group
- Personal site inspections – including hotels, restaurants, attractions, event sites and unique venues
- Complimentary use of destination photography and video for your seminar/meeting brochure
Ozzie Otero, National Sales Manager for Santa Monica Travel & Tourism, looks forward to working with you on your next business event in Los Angeles’ beach city. You can reach Ozzie at:
Toll-Free: 800-771-2322 | Cell: 310-433-9781 | Phone: 310-319-6263 | Email: firstname.lastname@example.org