Best Rooms: Bayside Hotel has three options for a view: ocean view rooms, garden or courtyard view rooms. The rooms with balcony overlooking the ocean are the most popular requests. These rooms are available with King, Queen, or 2 double beds.
4 star hotel
Area: Downtown Santa Monica, Santa Monica
1.31 mi from Venice Beach
Best Rooms: Be sure to request an Ocean View room located on one of the top floors for a nice view of the ocean. Partial Ocean View rooms are obstructed by the adjacent buildings. When booking a City View room type, request a room overlooking the pool and located on a high floor for a better view.
3.5 star hotel
Area: Marina del Rey, Marina del Rey
1.33 mi from Venice Beach
Best Rooms: Rooms at the front of the hotel on all floors offer a beautiful view of the marina.
Best Rooms: You'll find great views of the ocean from rooms facing Ocean Ave. on floors 3 - 4.
Best Rooms: Rooms ending in *01 - *04 on floors 5 - 8 are the Ocean View Queen or Ocean View Suites, offering the best views of the ocean (e.g. 502, 704, 803). These rooms are subject to high traffic street noise though, as they face Ocean Ave.
3.5 star hotel
Area: Marina del Rey, Los Angeles
2.16 mi from Venice Beach
Best Rooms: Most views are obstructed by surrounding buildings, so your best option is to request a room facing the pool and courtyard on any floor.
3 star hotel
Area: Fox Hills, Culver City
4.91 mi from Venice Beach
Best Rooms: You won't find much in the way of views at this hotel. That said, if you request one of the freeway-facing rooms, you may see a little bit of Culver City on the higher floors (above 6).