• Things to do in Santa Monica


So Many Things to Do At Our Santa Monica Resort

Let Loews Santa Monica be your whirlwind gateway to a wide range of LA area activities. World-class shopping and dining await you right outside our hotel at the Third Street Promenade and vibrant new Santa Monica Place open-air luxury shopping district. Enjoy the oceanfront amusement park rides at the historic Santa Monica Pier. Bike, blade or jog along Muscle Beach's 26-mile paved strand, where surfers, performers and vendors line the path and the Pacific beckons from steps away. Or discover the tourist attractions of Santa Monica and Venice Beach on a Segway Guided Tour. Discover all of the exciting things to do in and around Loews Santa Monica.

2014 Summer of Loews Activity & Dining Guide


Local Attractions

Come experience a stylish, sophisticated destination where you can explore the many unique Santa Monica attractions. Santa Monica offers a nonstop list of things to do for everyone - including its 90,000 residents. Whether you're interested in an afternoon of shopping or a day at the beach, there truly is no place else like Santa Monica. With an abundance of attractions and activities, a typical day here is anything but typical.


Area Events

Discover the countless number of special Santa Monica and Los Angeles beach events, concerts and festivals that make Southern California come alive. From blockbuster sporting events to shows by some of the world's most sought-after musicians, the exciting list of Santa Monica events is second to none.

Santa Monica Beach

Beach & Pool

Experience life at our Los Angeles beach resort - where you can relax oceanside, sun-soaked and exquisitely pampered -- all at one vibrant location. Overlooking the historic landscape of Santa Monica’s Muscle Beach and the Pacific beyond, the outdoor ocean view pool at our Santa Monica beachfront hotel is perfect for relaxing or enjoying an invigorating aqua workout.

Santa Monica Pier Ferris Wheel

Santa Monica Pier

Discover the best location among the hotels near Santa Monica Pier at Loews Santa Monica. The iconic, 100-year-old wooden pier and amusement park juts out 1,600 feet into the Pacific Ocean just two blocks from our front doors.

Loews Santa Monica


Plan your Santa Monica shopping getaway. Go exploring in any direction - except towards the ocean, of course - and you'll find the best Santa Monica stores only steps from Loews Santa Monica. The streets of Santa Monica are lined with a diverse array of choices - from the traditional retail of the outdoor Third Street Promenade, to eclectic boutiques of Main Street and Montana Avenue


Loews Experiences

Tee off at our award-winning golf courses. Relax and unwind at our glorious spas. Soak up the sun at our beachfront luxury resorts. Get special treatment for your entire family. Be waited on hand and paw when you travel with your four-legged friend.

Southern California Universities

Loews Santa Monica places you just minutes away from Southern California's most renowned institutions. Whether you’re family visiting for graduation, a prospective student, or friend, you'll find yourself within moments of USC, UCLA, Pepperdine University and Loyola Marymount. Take advantage of the hotel's assortment of amenities while enjoying close proximity to a number of the most popular campuses surrounding the Santa Monica and Los Angeles area.