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The Ambrose Hotel

Santa Monica, CA

The intimate, boutique style and award-winning, eco-friendly innovations of our uniquely crafted Santa Monica hotel set it apart from others. The Ambrose is just one block from the Wilshire business district and a five-minute drive to the Pacific Ocean and Third Street Promenade. Whether you're visiting for business or leisure, our personalized service and friendly staff will ensure each moment of your stay is quiet, relaxing and enjoyable.

Santa Monica, California

Between the high rises of Downtown LA and the serene Pacific Ocean, Santa Monica is one of California's most sought after locales. Located in a discreet residential neighborhood, The Ambrose Hotel is the perfect place to drop your bags on a trip to sunny Santa Monica. A warm and inviting interior designed in a distinct, California craftsman-style architecture greets guests at The Ambrose Hotel. Light-filled and spacious rooms encourage guests to relax and unwind-and deliver on our promise to help all travelers find balance during their Santa Monica visit, whether they're here for business or leisure.

1255 20th Street,
Santa Monica, CA 90404


77 Guestrooms and Suites

With California Craftsman-style interiors and a distinct Southern California atmosphere, our Santa Monica hotel is primely located in Mid-City, a residential neighborhood with great arts, culture, restaurants and shops, mere minutes from the area's best-known attractions, including the Santa Monica Pier and Bergamot Station. The Ambrose Hotel welcomes visitors to enjoy its thoughtful amenities including complimentary chauffeured car service within a 3-mile radius in the house electric car, daily breakfast and Wi-Fi. At The Ambrose, Santa Monica and its famously relaxed California lifestyle are at guests' fingertips.
Bus stops 1 block away
Walkability Score
This location is in the Mid-City neighborhood in Santa Monica. Nearby parks include Broadway Park, Douglas Park and Schader Park.
Restaurants in 1 mile radius

First Hotel in the United States to Earn the Prestigious LEED EB Certification

The Ambrose Hotel is an environmentally-friendly Santa Monica hotel, who was the first hotel in the United States to earn the Prestigious LEED EB certification in 2007. They have maintained third party audited certifications for the last 11 years, earning the City of Santa Monica Green Business Certification, the state of California Green Lodging Program Certification and TripAdvisor's Gold Green Leader Certification. In 2017, the City of Santa Monica and Santa Monica's Mayor Ted Winterer presented the hotel with a commendation for being one of the 5 Pilot Program participants of Santa Monica's Green Business Certification program in 2007 and their continued commitment. The Ambrose Hotel is passionate about implementing green practices in everything they do and are committed to protecting the environment and preserving the earth's precious natural resources for generations to come.
The Ambrose Hotel Electric House Car
LEED EB Certification at The Ambrose Hotel, California LEED EB Certification
Since joining the HHM family in early 2017, The Ambrose Hotel has continued on its sustainable path, further encouraged by the company-wide EarthView Program HHM has in place. Moving forward, they intend to maintain their rigorous sustainable Operations and Maintenance program. All Ambrose team members practice an individual commitment to sustainability and are encouraged to take pollution control, waste management, energy consumption, recycled material content and resource conservation into consideration. By creating an environmental management program, The Ambrose Hotel has pledged to minimize its operational impact and to fulfill this mission with continuous improvement