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Santa Monica Pier

200 Santa Monica Pier, Santa Monica Pier Restoration Corporation, Santa Monica, CA 90401-3126
+1 310-458-8900
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This bustling wooden wharf is the place to be, with its eateries, shops, high-tech arcade, roller coaster, giant Ferris wheel and other rides, famous 1922 indoor merry-go-round and fantastic views of the bay and the mountains.
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good36%
  • Average17%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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200 Santa Monica Pier, Santa Monica Pier Restoration Corporation, Santa Monica, CA 90401-3126
Santa Monica
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+1 310-458-8900
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We really liked the pier, the views were lovely and there’s lots going on on the pier. The children enjoyed the arcade. The ice creams etc on the pier are very expensive so we didn’t buy too much.

Thank Tora A
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The Santa Monica Pier gets lots of visits due to many reasons : fun , sun , sea , and more fun !! Kids will love this place for its carnival games and rides and adults will love the views of the pacific ocean and...More

Thank Melvin C
Reviewed 2 days ago

Boardwalk is full of street performers and gift shops. Tourist trap but nice to see at least once. Great for people watching.

Thank Diane A
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Lots to see and do. Good food options. Great views. We ate at the restaurant at the end of the pier and the food was good and the service was fast.

Thank ricknie
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The pier itself is iconic and a must if you’re visiting Santa Monica Beach. Shops are quite expensive, But take a look at the last shop from Route 66 at the end of the pier.

Thank jentet2016
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The Santa Monica Pier was very busy with numerous people busking or selling their wares. Beautiful sunset is to be experienced. A must to visit together with a stroll along the beach.

Thank MSA84
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We stopped here by accident. We ended up spending 3 hours soaking up the atmosphere. Great old style fun with a great view. Would definitely stop off and have some fun

Thank Michelle C
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Santa Monica is a lovely town and a visit wouldn't be complete without a visit to Santa Monica Pier. It has a lovely buzz about the place and lots of fun activities for all ages. It also provides lots of photo opportunities.

Thank PeterLarsen_01
Reviewed 4 days ago

Enjoy your day at the beach and pier is full of activity and shops. Should stay specially at sunset time to view teh sunset.

Thank 86mishragm
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I went there with my family at night and although a little apprehensive at first, it was definitely worth it. The atmosphere was great, the rides cheerful and very cute little stalls.

Thank Hemsmurs
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Santa Monica
Santa Monica is a coastal town that maintains a
balance as a tourist destination and as an area with a
thriving local culture. On the beach, bikers,
roller-bladers, runners and walkers move along the
famed bike path enjoying the beautiful Los Angeles
weather. The solar-powered Ferris wheel at the Santa
Monica pier spins high above the water, while park
revelers scream with delight riding the roller
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anmcacy
February 2, 2018|
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Response from Martin B | Reviewed this property |
There is no charge to walk on pier .You pay only for the attractions if you use them
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grantlucy123
January 31, 2018|
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Response from UKCUZ | Reviewed this property |
Night time best. Go to the mall next door first around 3 to 4pm first. Morning to afternoon, you can walk along the beach with lotsa shops and street performance. Hope this helps.
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