Meeting Planner Fact Sheet

A few nuts-and-bolts facts and figures to give you a sense of all Santa Monica has to offer by way of dining, culture, hotels and transportation.

Sandra Santiago - City Employee

Meeting Planner Fact Sheet

Sales Tax

9.25%

Room Tax

14%

No. of Hotels

36

No. of Hotels
with Meeting Space

14

No. of Hotel Rooms

3,735

No. of Restaurants

428

Average Room Rate

$240

Largest Event Space

Barker Hangar (36,000 sq ft)

Average Daytime Temp
in Summer

75-85° F

Average Daytime Temp
in Winter

65-75° F

Distance from
Downtown Los Angeles

13 miles (21 km)

Travel Time to
Downtown Los Angeles

30 minutes

Distance from LAX

8 miles (13 km)

Travel Time to LAX

30 Minutes

Average Taxi Fare
from LAX to Santa Monica

$35 North of I-10
$30 South of I-10

Average Bus Fare
from LAX to Santa Monica

$1

Average Shuttle Fare
from LAX to Santa Monica

$20-$30

Nearest Golf Course

Penmar Golf Course
(2 miles / 3.2 km)


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