Local Community

Santa Monica Convention & Visitors Bureau is here to serve Santa Monica locals. We provide free services to residents, including locating hotels and planning itineraries for out-of-town guests, as well as dining, shopping, event and attractions recommendations.

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Welcome Santa Monica Residents!

We are a nonprofit organization comprised of travel counselors, administrative staff and a board of community and business leaders. Everyone here at Santa Monica Convention & Visitors Bureau is proud to contribute to the ongoing success of our beautiful city.

Our objective is to provide information to tourists, residents and the media, to increase visitor expenditures, tourism revenues and local employment opportunities through the promotion of Santa Monica as a premier travel destination.

Tourism is a leading income generator for the city, and we are proud to play a vital role. On these pages you’ll find top-notch services, resources, information on upcoming events and newsletters for our residents and their guests.

Santa Monica: California's Most
Celebrated Beach City

Congratulations to the City of Santa Monica, Santa Monica businesses and city departments who received outstanding recognitions in 2013.

Download free branded promotional materials for use in your own marketing materials to support these accolades! 


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