Santa Monica, CA Hotel - Best Western Gateway Hotel


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1920 Santa Monica Boulevard
Santa Monica, California 90404-1909
United States


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Hotel Overview

Enjoy convenient access to the Santa Monica Pier, beaches and the famous Third Street Promenade while staying at this full-service California hotel.

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Welcome to the Best Western Plus Gateway Hotel Santa Monica where guests will experience the highest standard of accommodations, amenities and customer service for an affordable rate. Located on southern California's famed Santa Monica Boulevard, this Santa Monica area hotel offers convenient access to a variety of local and Los Angeles attractions. Each well-appointed guest room at this hotel features cable satellite television with HBO® and free wireless high-speed internet access. Enjoy an array of full-service amenities including complimentary parking and meeting facilities accommodating up to 60. The Best Western Plus Gateway Hotel Santa Monica is a 100% non-smoking property.

This hotel is conveniently situated less than one mile from the John Wayne Cancer Institute and the UCLA Medical Center. Spend an afternoon relaxing on the beach, walk along the Third Street Promenade or have an afternoon of fun at the Santa Monica Pier. Just a short drive away, guests can visit some of Los Angeles' most famous attractions including Disneyland®, Six Flags® Magic Mountain, the Getty Museum and Universal Studios®. Guests will also enjoy the hotel's close proximity to University of California Los Angeles, Hollywood, Malibu and Beverly Hills.

The friendly, helpful staff at the Best Western Plus Gateway Hotel Santa Monica is ready to ensure a fun-filled memorable stay in Santa Monica, California. Make a reservation today and save! Enjoy your stay.

Hotel Policies

Pet Policy
No pets allowed
Very Good
Sleep Quality

Latest Reviews


Traveler Reviews

“Enjoyed my stay ”
By erica7sophia
on 17-Oct-17

I was really happy with the location of this hotel only a few blocks from third street promenade, which is a quick and easy walk,Uber or bus trip. The number one on the big blue bus is only $1.25 and...

“Good alternative in Santa Monica”
By jmkmnunz
Staten Island, New York on 17-Oct-17

A reasonably priced hotel away from the beach area. Staff accommodating, premises clean. Free parking appreciated but really tight underground garage. New restaurant Rudy & Hudson a nice addition to...

“Well run & spotlessly clean.”
By crooky53
Cragg Vale on 16-Oct-17

We had a random stay at the Gateway Hotel, Santa Monica, having not booked anything prior to our trip. On arrival we were cordially greeted & offered rooms at a great rate. Our room was well...

“Overpriced ”
By RoadtripperFun
Deep River, Connecticut on 16-Oct-17

I realize that city hotels are notoriously expensive. I have stayed in other cities where the Best Western offered at least coffee in the morning and often a complimentary breakfast. The person who...

“Hospital visit”
By bgibson1492
Peoria on 11-Oct-17

Great Hotel with easy access to doctor visits at John Wayne Cancer Center. We were able to park and walk from the hotel. Easy check in with free parking. Easy walking to restaurants. Drive or walk to...


Hotel Amenities


  • 100% smoke-free hotel
  • Restaurant on-site
  • Exercise facility
  • Elevator
  • Interior corridor
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Multilingual staff
  • Dry cleaning
  • Express check out via program on TV monitor
  • Late check out 6:00 p.m. check out for additional charge of $69.00 plus tax
  • Free wireless Internet access available in public areas and all guest rooms
  • Fax services, Send/Receive faxes at Front Desk for a fee
  • Audio/visual equipment
  • Meeting facilities
  • Banquet facilities
  • Front Desk can make copies for a fee
  • Sightseeing tours
  • Air-conditioning
  • Parking for the physically challenged
  • Ice/vending machines
  • Free parking, one car per room
  • Garage parking, one car per room free
  • Higher rates may apply for holidays/special events
  • Complimentary newspaper (USA Today) Monday-Friday only at front desk-limited quantities.
  • Free Wi-Fi throughout hotel
  • Garden sun decks

Guest Room Mobility Accessible Features:

  • Accessible doors and doorways (at least 32-inches of clear width passage)
  • Accessible bathrooms and features, including shower/tub
  • Accessible room controls (e.g. HVAC and lighting)
  • Accessible clear floor space
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  • Cable satellite television with HBO® 42-inch flat panel TV
  • In-room movies Pay per view movies on demand
  • All rooms are non-smoking
  • Voice mail
  • High-speed Internet access, free Wi-Fi
  • Coffee/tea maker with complimentary Wolfgang Puck Coffee
  • Hairdryer
  • Iron, ironing board
  • Refrigerator four cubic feet
  • Pillow top mattresses
  • Air-conditioning
  • Free local calls under 30 minutes
  • AM/FM alarm clocks
  • Work desk with lamp
  • Speaker phone
  • Wake-up calls
  • Easy chair available
  • Crib available
  • In-room account review
  • Electrical outlet at desk

Public Space ADA Accessible Features:

  • Accessible parking spaces and signage (car and van)
  • Accessible parking space that is 96-inches wide with an appropriate access aisle
  • An accessible route that allows for approaching and entering the hotel
  • An accessible lobby entrance door
  • Interior routes to public spaces that do not have abrupt level changes
  • An accessible reception desk or accessible folding shelf or reception area
  • Accessible table in eating area
  • Public restrooms accessible

Guest Room Communication Assist Features:

  • Closed-caption televisions
  • Visual notification devices for door knocks
  • Telephones have volume control
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