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Santa Monica Pier

1081 locals recommend ·

Tips from locals

Jill & Brian
Jill & Brian
November 11, 2019
Right next to Venice Beach. Lots of action and amusement park stuff on the pier.
Leah
Leah
September 5, 2019
Okay, so it’s kinda far... but you can get there on the Metro and if you’ve got the time you should go check out Santa Monica (the beach and the pier).
Betty
Betty
December 19, 2019
Must stop for first time visitors, eat a funnel cake and ride the Ferris Wheel
Joshua
Joshua
July 23, 2019
Want to explore the child within you? Try the Ferris wheel (it won’t disappoint) and head to the pier end to see if the resident seal is there. Enjoy some cotton candy or corndogs then head to the beach to play on the gymnastics themed Beach Park (just south of the pier) Some of our favorite Santa…
Flor
Flor
October 24, 2019
Take a walk on the beach, ride the Ferris wheel, or try your hand at carnival style games.
Tiffany
Tiffany
October 29, 2016
Iconic Santa Monica Location
Luxury Mansion Rentals
Luxury Mansion Rentals
March 28, 2020
The Santa Monica Pier is a large double-jointed pier at the foot of Colorado Avenue in Santa Monica, California, United States. It contains a small amusement park, concession stands, and areas for views and fishing.
Rebecca
Rebecca
July 14, 2019
Wooden wharf with eateries, shops, high-tech arcade, roller coaster, giant Ferris wheel, other rides & famous 1922 indoor merry-go-round. Fantastic view of the bay and the mountains.
Tomi
Tomi
November 24, 2016
Here you get the beach and beach life.
Justin
Justin
September 5, 2016
On the beach. Lots of live music in the evenings and different shows. Great views!
Julia
Julia
February 19, 2020
A must visit for fun for everyone no matter your age.
Jorge
Jorge
November 25, 2016
The second best reason to come to Los Angeles. You will find everything only 6 miles away.
Nikhil
Nikhil
January 17, 2020
Santa Monica is one of the greatest cities in the Los Angeles area and home to world's longest stretch of beach. With a beautiful night life and local attractions this place can easily captivate you for days.
Dee
Dee
September 6, 2016
Children-friendly, rides, ferris wheel
Jay
Jay
November 15, 2016
Beautiful ocean views, lots of food, and rides.
Karen
Karen
July 31, 2019
Great place for eating, sight seeing, souvenir shopping and go on carnival rides.
Lydia
Lydia
January 31, 2020
This pier has amusement rides, restaurants, arcade, and many street performers. A must see!
Tom
Tom
January 26, 2020
This is Southern California's only carnival pier.
John
John
March 14, 2020
Iconic L.A along with Venice Beach just down the road from the Pier.
Relais
Relais
February 20, 2020
What’s a trip to LA without seeing the beach? Great day trip or night spot to visit with walkable restaurants, shops, rides etc
Etana
Etana
March 10, 2016
World-famous icon famed in endless films TV and ads. A fun pier with full seaside attractions including antique carousel and Mexican restaurant
Kayla
Kayla
August 20, 2019
Take a day trip to Santa Monica (10-15 miles away) to enjoy the beach, restaurants, and pier. The pier has games, performers, rides, and beautiful views.
Cici
Cici
January 14, 2020
The beach and famous Santa Monica Pier are a must-see. The nightlife is great as well, with drink and food specials going on all the time.
Mari
Mari
July 22, 2019
Beach, Pier, Entertainment, Ferris Wheel, Food, and FUN!
Uwe
Uwe
February 23, 2020
A scenic hour drive through Malibu along the Pacific Coast Highway
Angel
Angel
July 8, 2019
Popular pier and great way to spend day at the beach.

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Location
200 Santa Monica Pier
Santa Monica, CA 90401
Phone+1 310-458-8900