• aerial view of fairmont miramar
Couple with their bicycles in front on the Fairmont Miramar gate

Discover Our Oceanside Oasis

Experience a Santa Monica icon. Fairmont Miramar Hotel & Bungalows are situated on five expansive acres on the bluff north of Santa Monica Pier overlooking the Pacific Ocean. Explore our historic property, where movers and shakers have been meeting for more than a century. Our five-star luxury urban resort boasts the most ocean-view rooms in Santa Monica. Live like a local and embrace the famously laidback Californian lifestyle, just steps from the ocean.

A Santa Monica Icon

When you talk about the history of Santa Monica, you have to mention Fairmont Miramar. For over 100 years, Fairmont Miramar has served as the ideal Californian seaside retreat. Famous guests have included Hollywood star Greta Garbo, Senator John F. Kennedy, Marilyn Monroe, and many more. Bask in contemporary luxury in our immaculately restored 1950s ocean-facing tower, historic residential Palisades wing, and private 1930s garden bungalows.


Lobby Area

California Chic Cocktails

Sip on expertly mixed craft cocktails at our sophisticated and serene Lobby Lounge, the ideal spot for a casual meal or relaxed drink at any time of day.

food on plate

Fresh And Flavorful Dining

Taste the best of our fresh and local bounty, masterfully prepared to harmonize and highlight bright flavors, tantalizing aromas, and sensual textures. Indulge in casual poolside eats, creative cuisine and fine dining at Fairmont Miramar. From the seasonally inspired menu of FIG, our critically acclaimed neighborhood bistro, to the handcrafted nigiri and rolls of Soko Sushi, you’ll find unforgettable dining experiences at Fairmont Miramar.

Explore the World of Fairmont Miramar

breakfast set up on outdoor patio with an ocean view

Only at Fairmont Miramar

Enjoy the best of Santa Monica without ever having to leave Fairmont Miramar. Unless you want to, of course! Do as much, or as little, as you like at our centrally located urban resort.

meeting space at the bungalow

Santa Monica Meetings

Meet, retreat, and convene in SoCal style at our luxury resort by the sea. Fairmont Miramar has hosted thousands of successful events in our over 100-year history.

living room

Beach-Inspired Bungalows

Stay in one of our 31 luxurious private Bungalow Suites, featuring perfectly preserved 1930s architecture and modern Southern California surf design.

Read our 2022Fall/Winter Brochure

Fairmont Miramar

Walking Distance: 1 minute
Miramar Beach Club
Poolside Kitchen

Dining outdoors with a fresh sea breeze is an elemental part of Southern California living. Lunch on a lobster cobb, poke bowl or burger with luscious fresh fruit over watermelon mojitos on the swimming pool patio. Eat from your chaise lounge or at the water-side bar. Join us for Poolside Cinema happening every weekend from Memorial Day to Labor Day.

Atelier by Edward Avedis

Surprise your sweetheart with a sparkly bauble or pick out a special watch or ring together. Sixth-generation jeweler Avedis “Avo” Guerboian displays gorgeous ready-made jewelry designs, hand-picked vintage luxury goods and top watch brands. Ask for suggestions or discuss your custom jewelry ideas with the master, too.

Walking Distance: 1 minute
The Salon

Look your best for a date night out. If time is of the essence, get a 15-minute dry-hair express blowout, conveniently located on property. Or indulge in the signature smooth blowout, about 30 minutes for most hair types. Try something trendy from the seasonal salon menu, including buns, ponies and braids for your special vacation style or best professional self at the PowerPoint podium. To book, please call: 310.625.1924

Walking Distance: 1 minute
Lloyd's Barbershop

A beloved institution, Lloyd’s is an old-school barbershop that took up residence at The Miramar in 2011. Get a hot shave and traditional cut over a complimentary glass of bourbon, cognac or scotch and meet Lloyd Encarnacion, a veteran barber and affable guy, loved by locals and hotel guests alike.

Walking Distance: 4 minutes
Exhale Fitness

Located on the 2nd floor of exhale® spa, the fitness center offers an array of exercise equipment to help you reach your goals. The fitness center features Cybex equipment, Peloton bikes, free weights, and weight training machines. Enjoy the relaxing ocean view from our spacious outdoor gym terrace. To arrange a personal training session contact exhale®. Available 24-hours to hotel guests. Exhale Fitness classes will resume January 3, 2022. For more information and class schedules, visit their website. Guests enjoy one complimentary Exhale Fitness class during their stay. *subject to availability and must be booked at the Exhale front desk.

Walking Distance: 1 minute
Exhale Spa

Exhale Spa offers the perfect escape for hotel guests and Los Angeles residents alike. Our fully appointed spa boasts a menu of massage, facials, and nail therapies, including outdoor treatment rooms. Relax in the zen lounge, shop the fully-stocked boutique, and get settled in the well-amenitized changing rooms.

Walking Distance: 1 minute

You’ve basked in the carefree Santa Monica lifestyle, now get the look. The pioneering French luxury label that spawned the father-son matching swimwear trend offers its fresh, flirty and vibrant swimwear and beachwear for men, women and children year-round. Vilebrequin’s stylish boutique at The Miramar is a favorite with locals and visitors.

Walking Distance: 3 minutes
nighttime bar area
Lobby Lounge

Open and airy with palm fronds swaying in the ocean breeze, the inviting Lobby Lounge is the perfect place to host a meeting or lunch with friends, enjoy Happy Hour or sip on a delicious cappuccino or craft cocktail after checking in. At night, the Lounge takes on a softly romantic glow, when the stage is set for dining, drinks, and low-key social gatherings.

Walking Distance: 1 minute
Dogtown Coffee bar
Dogtown Coffee

Named for the 70s skateboarding greats the Z-Boys and their stomping grounds known as “Dogtown,” the Fairmont Miramar is the exclusive location of Dogtown’s first and only outpost. Serving freshly squeezed juices, smoothies, breakfast, lunch, grab-and-go options and more. Start your day of adventure with the best cup of coffee at Dogtown.

Walking Distance: 1 minute
Main bar
Fig Restaurant

Premium-quality farmers’ market produce and protein from just around the corner, respectfully prepared, simply and colorfully presented—that best describes our much-lauded Executive Chef Jason Prendergast’s approach. FIG is our award-winning seasonal bistro, a top Southern California dining venue. Chef’s flavor-forward cuisine is rooted in heritage and harvested in Santa Monica. It doesn’t get any fresher.

Walking Distance: 1 minute
The Bungalow

This lively lounge is an LA and Santa Monica it spot. Set in a Baja-chic cottage with a rambling outdoor patio, The Bungalow is a little bohemian, lots of fun and totally unpretentious. Join revelers who gather inside around the billiards table or outside on sofas under the hanging surfboards.

Walking Distance: 1 minute

Soko Sushi, the latest pop-up at Fairmont Miramar Hotel & Bungalows, is a literal tribute to the origins of sushi. The name “Soko” means “storeroom,” and Soko is, in fact, set in a simple storeroom on our main-floor lobby. Here, Sushi Chef Masa Shimakawa delivers a Master Class in refined technique, presentation, and quality. Open Wednesday – Sunday from 5pm-10pm. No reservations. First come, first served.

Walking Distance: 1 minute
Santa Monica Pier
Walking Distance: 15 minutes
Griffith Observatory
Walking Distance: Over an hour
The Broad
Walking Distance: Over an hour
Grand Central Market
Walking Distance: Over an hour
Walking Distance: Over an hour
The Huntington
Walking Distance: Over an hour
The Strand
Walking Distance: Over an hour
Santa Monica Mountains
Walking Distance: Over an hour
Santa Monica Beach
Walking Distance: 11 minutes
Santa Monica Farmers Market
Walking Distance: 6 minutes
Loading map ...