Amenities at the Beach

Food and Lodging

Beach Concessions

Food and beverages may be purchased at several concession stands and restaurants north and south of the Santa Monica Pier.  Hours of operation are seasonal and may vary from site to site.  In addition to the following beach locations, restaurants and food concessions are also available on the Pier:


Restaurants
In addition to the beach concessions, restaurants and food concessions are also available on the Pier and throughout the City. Click here for more info.

 

Hotels

www.santamonica.com/where-to-stay >

 

Rentals

Skate, bike, and surf board rentals, as well as various retail items, are available at locations north and south of the Pier. Hours of operation are seasonal and may vary from site to site.


Restrooms/Outdoor Showers

Public restroom facilities with outdoor rinse-off showers are available north and south of the Santa Monica Pier.  Restroom facilities are open to the public every day from 6:00 am to dusk.  They are located at:

  • #8: 810 Palisades Beach Road
  • #11: 1100 Palisades Beach Road
  • #12: 1200 Palisades Beach Road
  • #15: 1500 Palisades Beach Road
  • #16:  1600 Ocean Front Walk
  • #17:  1700 Ocean Front Walk
  • #20:  2000 Ocean Front Walk
  • #24:  2400 Ocean Front Walk
  • #25:  2500 Ocean Front Walk (this facility does not have an outdoor shower)
  • #26:  2600 Ocean Front Walk
  • #28:  2800 Ocean Front Walk

 

Accessibility

Several wooden pathways leading from the parking lots to the sand are available on both the north and south sides of the Pier. These pathways provide beach access to individuals with disabilities.

The all-terrain wheelchairs are available at no charge. They can be checked out at Perry's Café (930 PCH and 2400 Ocean Front Walk)

Accessible Locations

 

  • Just south of Ocean Park Blvd.
  • At Bay Street (between Bicknell and Pico Blvds.)
  • At Arcadia Terrace
  • Immediately north of Pier.
  • At Arizona Ave

 

 



Weather

NOAA's National Weather Service Forecast by 12 Hour Period
Friday Saturday

Rain Showers
High: 57°F
100% chance of rain

Partly Sunny
High: 61°F
20% chance of rain
 
Thursday Night Friday Night

Rain
Low: 51°F
45% chance of rain

Rain Showers Likely
Low: 49°F
60% chance of rain

Surf Conditions