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               The Ambrose • 1255 20th St. @ Arizona • Award-winning                                                                    adidas • 1231 Third St. Promenade • The largest assortment of sport                                             The Art Institute of California–LA • 2900 31st St. • Offering                              Light House Buffet • 201 Arizona Ave. • One of Food Network’s
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               Craftsman-style boutique hotel offering affordable luxury with a tranquil ambience.                                      products and a resource for consumers to learn about sports and the equipment,                                  Associate and Bachelor degree programs in the visual and culinary arts. Bistro 31          “Top 5 Bodacious Buffets in the Nation,” Light House serves authentic “All You                    Information Centers conveniently
               Complimentary organic continental breakfast/parking/Wi-Fi. Partner member Green                                          apparel and footwear needed to perform best.                                                                    Restaurant is run by the Culinary Department and features gourmet dining at                Can Eat” sushi and Japanese cuisine. Open every day.                                     located throughout Santa Monica, open
               Hotel Association. From $199. www.ambrosehotel.com          310.315.1555 H                                               www.adidas.com/santamonica                                310.393.0638 5                                        a fraction of the cost. www.aicala.artinstitutes.edu      310.752.4700 H                   www.lighthousebuffet.com                                   310.451.2076             5    daily. Friendly and knowledgeable staff




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               Bayside Hotel • 2001 Ocean Ave. • Small hotel by the sandy beach.                                                        Antiqua • Santa Monica Place • Handmade with gems, pearls, silver and                                           Bangkok West Thai • 606 Santa Monica Blvd. • Bangkok West is the                           The Lobster • 1602 Ocean Ave. • Serving award-winning classic                            including:
               Ocean-view rooms and balconies. Internet access. Steps to Main Street, the Pier                                          gold. Produced in Los Angeles. Antiques and reproductions. Unique souvenirs from                                new trendy Thai restaurant that you do not want to miss! In a stunning décor, our Thai     American seafood specializing in live Maine lobster. A panoramic 180º view of the
               and the boardwalk. Free parking. Reasonable rates. 800.525.4447                                                          Santa Monica and Los Angeles. Gifts for home and office.                                                        service is guaranteed to satisfy. Thai Fusion & traditional prepared with the freshest     Pacific Ocean showcasing some of the most spectacular sunsets in So. California.         G Instant accommodations and dining reservations
               www.baysidehotel.com                                      310.396.6000 L                                                 www.antiquajewelry.com                                     310.899.6771 5                                       ingredients. www.bangkokwestthaicuisine.com                       310.395.9658 5           www.thelobster.com                                          310.458.9294 5               G Information on attractions, restaurants,
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               Best Western Gateway Hotel • 1920 Santa Monica Blvd. • An                                                                Downtown & Third Street Promenade Shopping • Shop Third                                                         Barney’s Beanery • 1351 Third St. Promenade • Barney’s Beanery                             Locanda del Lago • 231 Arizona Ave. • Mingle with celebrities, locals
               award-winning boutique full-service hotel, completely non-smoking. Just renovated                                        Street Promenade for familiar brand name retailers, as well as independent stores,                              is your center for sports with 100 TVs, casual dining and a fun ambiance. We offer         and travelers while enjoying exceptional cuisine of North Italy’s Lake Como area.        G Sightseeing and walking-tour information
               in 2006. Free parking, Wi-Fi, shuttle to beach and Promenade. Business center,                                           unique boutiques and vintage clothiers.                                                                         a large patio, happy hour Mon–Fri and late-night dining.                                   Great sidewalk patio. “Don’t miss the Ossobuco alla Milanese.”—GOURMET                   G Special-event schedules
               fitness room, IHOP restaurant. www.gatewayhotel.com        310.829.9100 H                                                www.thirdstreetpromenade.com                                 310.393.8355 5                                     www.barneysbeanery.com                                       310.656.5777 5                MAGAZINE www.LagoSantaMonica.com                              310.451.3525 5             G Detailed public transportation information
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               Cal Mar Hotel Suites • 220 California Ave. • Spacious suites with full
               kitchen. Outdoor heated pool and garden patios. Internet access. Located by the
                                                                                                                                        DXC Store • 413 Santa Monica Blvd. • The largest assortment of
                                                                                                                                        headphones in town, from casual to professional listening. Hi-Fi Speakers, iPod
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Downtown & Third Street Promenade Dining • A great choice
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        of cafés and restaurants. Dine alfresco on the Third Street Promenade or discover
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Main Street • A World Away from the Ordinary, a Block Away
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   from the Beach. • This historic shopping & dining district has an Americana feel,
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               Third Street Promenade and the Ocean. Quite upscale area. Convenient parking.                                            accessories and laptop bags. Demos available for most everything in store.                                      delicious culinary treats throughout 30-blocks of Downtown Santa Monica.                   rustic charm, boutiques; elegant, casual and outdoor dining, salons, furniture shops,    G Southern California attraction tickets
               800.776.6007. www.calmarhotel.com                           310.395.5555 5                                               www.dxcstore.com                                            310.394.5250           5                            www.thirdstreetpromenade.com                                  310.393.8355 5               and lively nightlife. www.mainstreetsm.com                   310.899.9555 L              G Three internet stations in addition to wireless access (Main Street location only)


               Comfort Inn • 2815 Santa Monica Blvd. • Affordable rooms. Free
               continental breakfast, free high-speed Internet access, free weekday newspapers,
                                                                                                                                        Farthingales L.A. • 3306 Pico Blvd. • All about corsets. Off the rack
                                                                                                                                        Victorian corsets, fashion corsets, bridal corsets and corset making supplies,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Benihana Restaurant • 1447 4th St. • Your own chef sizzles steak,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        chicken and seafood right before your eyes. Relax and enjoy “eatertainment” at your
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Ma’kai Restaurant & Lounge • Broadway & Ocean • Innovative
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Pacific Rim fusion tapas, prime center cut steaks, and fresh seafood. Featuring
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               free guest parking, free cable/satellite TV, and a large outdoor heated pool.                                            patterns and books! A shop like no other.                                                                       table. Open daily for lunch and dinner, upstairs lounge, valet parking nightly.            patio dining, HDTV Plasma screens and a lush, tropical lounge on Ocean Avenue.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                VISITOR INFORMATION KIOSK, 1400 Ocean Ave., Santa Monica, CA 90401
               www.comfortinnsantamonica.com                                 310.828.5517 H                                             www.FarthingalesLA.com                                        310.392.1787 F                                    www.benihana.com                                              310.260.1423 5               www.makailounge.com                                         310.434.1511 5
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               Days Inn Santa Monica • 3007 Santa Monica Blvd. •                                                                        Leona Edmiston Montana • 1007 Montana Ave. • Timeless,                                     “World Famous”        Big Dean’s Cafe • 1615 Ocean Front • On the beach where the “locals”                      Mariasol • 401 Santa Monica Pier • A picturesque and tasty Mexican                       For more information please contact us: 310.393.7593; 800.544.5319; fax: 310.394.0750
               Complimentary continental breakfast and free parking. Free Wi-Fi. Hotel with fresh,
               clean rooms. Sauna available. Beverly Hills and UCLA in close proximity.
                                                                                                                                        elegant, chic and sassy dresses for every occasion by Australia’s hottest dress
                                                                                                                                        designer. Open 7 days.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Big Dean’s meet andsports, twoloving” tourists always return! Great food, beer, wine, music,
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 outdoor patios, and reasonable prices. Children welcome.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   restaurant at the end of the Santa Monica Pier known for its fabulous Margaritas,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   fresh food and sweeping views of the Santa Monica coastline.
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               800.591.5995 www.smdaysinn.com                             310.829.6333 H                                                www.leonaedmiston.com                                    1.877.7FROCKS             O        Cafe                                                                 310.393.2666 I                            www.mariasol.com                                            310.917.5050 I                                                                                           PRINTED IN THE USA.
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               DoubleTree Guest Suites • 1707 4th St. • Santa Monica’s only                                                             Lorin • 1354 Third St. Promenade • The newest footwear provider                                                 Bizou Gardens • 2450 Colorado Ave. in the Water Garden Complex                             Monsoon Café • 1212 Third St. Promenade • Pan-Asian lovers can
               premier, upscale, full-service, all-suite hotel combines amenities for both business                                     on the Promenade, has an extensive selection of Merrell Performance Footwear.                                   • Enjoy fine California-French cuisine while overlooking the gardens. Open for             savor the true aromas and tastes of Asia at this bustling Santa Monica eatery.
               and leisure travelers with large rooms and exquisite architecture. 800.222.8733                                          Men, Women or Kids; Hiking, Trail Running or Waterfront Casual, Lorin has                                       dinner nightly, lunch weekdays and brunch Sunday. Valet and self parking on site.          An array of Pacific Rim delicacies fill the menu. With Happy Hour everyday
               www.santamonicasuites.doubletree.com                         310.395.3332 5                                              the Merrell styles you crave.                                310.394.3850          5                            www.bizougarden.com                                       310.582.8203 H                   from 4–7pm. www.monsoon-cafe.com                             310.576.9996           5

               The Embassy Hotel Apartments • 1001 3rd St. • A 1920s                                                                    The Lowe Gallery • 2034 Broadway • The Lowe Gallery’s scope ranges                                              Border Grill • 1445 4th St. • Enjoy upscale, modern Mexican food                           Montana Avenue • Internationally-flavored, independent boutiques filled
               Mediterranean Garden-style hotel. Elegant, spacious and tastefully appointed suites (most                                from complex, narratively-driven, figurative works to those which skew to the                                   in a vibrant setting at Border Grill—the hip, urban cantina from chefs                     with inspired apparel and shoes, alluring accessories and jewelry, sophisticated home
               w/full kitchens). A short walk to the Third Street Promenade, Pier and beach. Reasonable                                 extremes of meditative minimalism.                                                                              Mary Sue Milliken and Susan Feniger.                                                       furnishings, antiques, art, and giftware. Ten blocks of fun, food, fashion, and more.
               rates! Internet, cable TV. www.embassyhotelapts.com                310.394.1279 5                                        www.lowegallery.com                                         310.449.0184 H                                      www.bordergrill.com                                           310.451.1655 5               www.visitmontanaavenue.com                                                           O

               The Fairmont Miramar Hotel Santa Monica • 101 Wilshire                                                                   Main Street • A World Away from the Ordinary, a Block Away                                                      Bubba Gump Shrimp Co. • Santa Monica Pier • Enjoy steak,                                   Ocean Avenue Seafood • 1401 Ocean Ave. • Santa Monica’s premier
               Blvd. • The luxurious hotel high atop the bluffs features 302 deluxe rooms, suites,                                      from the Beach. • This historic shopping & dining district has an Americana feel,                               mahi mahi, Dixie-style baby back ribs, pasta, delicious burgers, kid’s favorites,          seafood restaurant serving succulent offerings from worldwide waters. Sample the
               and unique California-style bungalows. Dine overlooking the pool at The Grille or                                        rustic charm, boutiques; elegant, casual and outdoor dining, salons, furniture shops,                           and, of course, shrimp. Casual, fun, down-home cookin’ with down-home warmth.              freshest half-shell oysters in an elegant, yet casual, South Pacific atmosphere.
               alfresco at The Koi Pond. www.fairmont.com                  310.576.7777 5                                               and lively nightlife. www.mainstreetsm.com                   310.899.9555 L                                     www.bubbagump.com                                           310.393.0458 I                 www.oceanave.com                                              310.394.5669 5

               Holiday Inn Santa Monica Beach • 120 Colorado Ave. • With the                                                            Montana Avenue • Internationally-flavored, independent boutiques filled                                         Café Crêpe • 1460 Third St. Promenade • Classic European café                              Omelette Parlor • 2732 Main St. • Serving Santa Monica the best
               Pacific Ocean, Santa Monica Pier and the Third Street Promenade at our doorstep, the                                     with inspired apparel and shoes, alluring accessories and jewelry, sophisticated home                           with Parisian crêpes, full traditional breakfast, French baguette sandwiches,              breakfast and value for over 30 years. Join us soon for 1/2 price omelettes every
               sights of Hollywood, Beverly Hills and Los Angeles minutes away, we offer the perfect                                    furnishings, antiques, art, and giftware. Ten blocks of fun, food, fashion, and more.                           grilled Italian panini, exceptional Italian roasted Illy coffee and expanded dinner        day from 6am to 7am! Think Friendliness & Freshness!
               location. www.hisantamonica.hotel-brochure.com               310.451.0676 5                                              www.visitmontanaavenue.com                                                           O                          menu. Also featuring full bar and catering.                       310.576.0499 5                                                                        310.399.7892 L

               Hotel Carmel • 201 Broadway Ave. • Graciously appointed guest rooms,                                                     Sculpture to Wear • A collection of museum-quality jewelry, wearable art,                                       Dhaba Cuisine of India • 2104 Main St. • Serving tasty, healthy,                           3 on fourth • 1432A 4th St. • An eclectic and impressive list of beer,
               some with ocean views. Located one block from the beach in the heart of                                                  textiles, and objects made by international artists & designers. Beyond Fashion—                                homestyle Indian cuisine in our charming dining room or heated, outdoor garden             wines and sakes complement dishes that include ginger and coriander shrimp,
               Santa Monica’s famous shopping, restaurant and entertainment district.                                                   we’re about personal style and truly unique pieces.                                                             patio. Light vegetarian dishes and delicious chicken, lamb and seafood curries.            miso black cod, grilled pear salad, steak with port and berry reduction
               www.hotelcarmel.com                                      310.451.2469 5                                                  www.sculpturetowear.com                                        310.260.1957 O                                   www.dhaba.biz                                               310.399.9452 L                 and moules frites. www.3onfourth.com                         310.395.6765           5

               Huntley Santa Monica Beach • 1111 Second St. • Santa Monica’s                                                            Step! Shoes • 1004 Montana Ave. • Style/fashion/comfort are key                                                 Drago Ristorante • 2628 Wilshire Blvd. • Celestino Drago’s “sleek,                         Velocity Café • 2127 Lincoln Blvd. • Real coffeeshop for real people.
               newest beachside luxury hotel. Overlooking the oceanfront with majestic views.
               One block to beach and Third St. Promenade, minutes from Pier. 42” plasma TV,
               Wi-Fi. Rooftop restaurant. www.thehuntleyhotel.com         310.394.5454 5
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                                                                                                                                        elements of every Step! collection. European handmade footwear and hand bags.
                                                                                                                                        Luxury, style and comfort. Step by and treat your feet. Mon–Sat 10–6, Sun 12–5.
                                                                                                                                        www.stepshoes.com                                            310.899.4409 O
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        sophisticated” Santa Monica flagship is known for consistently fine cuisine and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        excellent service that has kept diners returning since 1991.
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   An Internet café with organic coffees/pastries, healthy food, breakfast specials,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   and deli. Open 5:30–8pm. Music/movie/free Wi-Fi, call for details.
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               Le Merigot Beach Hotel & Spa • 1740 Ocean Ave. • European-                                                               Taos Indian Trading Co. • 403 Santa Monica Blvd. • Visitors from                                                 Fatburger • 1218 Third St. Promenade • Big, juicy burgers made                            The Victorian Baker Café • 2640 Main St. • Something old,
               style luxury hotel offers luxurious accommodations combined with a full-service                                          around the world seek out Taos Indian Trading for unique quality jewelry, pottery,                               with fresh—never frozen—lean beef, cooked-to-order on an open grill.                      something new. A bakery full of fresh baked treats; our café a place to meet. Dine
               spa, spectacular ocean breezes and first-class cuisine.                                                                  sculptures, paintings and a variety of other artifacts representing 57 tribes.                                   Tastebuds REJOICE!                                                                        alfresco or inside our beautiful 19th-century Victorian home for breakfast & lunch,
               www.lemerigothotel.com                                    310.395.9700 5                                                 www.taosindiantradingco.com                                   310.395.3652 5                                     www.fatburger.com                                       310.393.7331 5                    or take it to-go. The Victorian, a special events location. 310.314.3250 O
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Beverly Hills                             7 miles                         11 km
               Loews Santa Monica Beach Hotel • 1700 Ocean Ave. • Refresh.
               One of the premier luxury hotels in Santa Monica. Ocean views with spectacular
                                                                                                                                                               Store • 716
                                                                                                           Three Bags Three Bags Full—The Sweater yarns, textures Montana Ave. • the
                                                                                                                      The finest quality sweaters with unusual                  and designs. From
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        i. Cugini • 1501 Ocean Ave. • Perched at the edge of the Pacific Ocean,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        i. Cugini’s menu of outstanding fresh seafood and authentic Italian cuisine
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Yangtze • 1333 Third St. Promenade • An authentic Chinese and Thai
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   restaurant with sushi bar. Visit us and receive 1/2 price sushi on selected items                Disneyland                               45 miles                         73 km
               outdoor pool and food terrace. New Ocean and Vine restaurant, spa with                         Full    simplest cozy cottons to extravagant hand knits, you’ll find the perfect sweater                                                  is written daily—when the catch of the day is delivered fresh to the kitchen door.         in our sushi bar. Free delivery.
               full-service salon. www.loewshotels.com                    310.458.6700 I                   The Sweater Store at Three Bags Full. Sizes XS–2X. www.threebagsfull.com 310.395.5559 O                                                      www.icugini.com                                             310.451.4595 5                 www.yangtzerestaurant.net                                     310.260.1994 5                     Downtown LA (LA Convention Center) 13 miles                               21 km
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Getty Center                             10 miles                         17 km
               Ocean View Hotel • 1447 Ocean Ave. • Steps from the beach, Pier,                                                                                                                                                                         Il Fornaio • 1551 Ocean Ave. • Experience Italy…experience Il Fornaio.                     Yankee Doodles • 1410 Third St. Promenade • Located in the heart of                              Hollywood                                12 miles                         19 km
               shopping mall & Third St. Promenade. Ocean view rooms available with private                                                                                                                                                             The authentic food, bread and wine will transport you to Italy and the beautiful           Santa Monica’s infamous Third Street Promenade, Yankee Doodles is your one-stop
               balconies & frig. Free continental breakfast, free high-speed Internet, and in-room                                                                                                                                                      atmosphere and private dining room space will create the ideal event experience.           shop for the hottest in sports bar, restaurant and billiards entertainment.                      LAX (Los Angeles International Airport)   8 miles                         13 km
               safes. www.oceanviewsantamonica.com                          310.458.4888 5                                                                                                                                                              www.ilfornaio.com                                            310.451.7800 5                www.yankeedoodles.com                                          310.394.4632 5                    Malibu                                    8 miles                         13 km
                                                                                                                                                                           Searching                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Marina del Rey                            2 miles                          3 km
               Oceana Santa Monica • 849 Ocean Ave. • Next to perfect. In one of
               Santa Monica’s finest neighborhoods on a bluff overlooking the beach. Steps from
                                                                                                                                                                           for souvenirs?                                                               Kaido • 2834 Santa Monica Blvd. • The closest it comes to dining in
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Japan! This new restaurant features authentic Japanese dishes, a Tokyo trained
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Ye Olde Kings Head Restaurant/Pub • 116 Santa Monica Blvd.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   • Local hot spot. World-famous fish & chips, beer all served in a casual atmos-                  Palm Springs                            137 miles                        220 km
                                                                                                                                                                           Take home a piece of Santa Monica!
               upscale boutique shopping, chic restaurants, nightlife. Spacious suites and                                                                                                                                                              sushi chef, and Asian fusion cuisine. Open for lunch Mon–Fri and dinner                    phere. HDTV sports. Open daily for breakfast, lunch and dinner—patio. Darts and                  Rose Bowl                                22 miles                         36 km
               gracious service. www.hoteloceanasantamonica.com             310.393.0486 O                                                                                 Stop by our Walk-In Visitor                                                  Mon–Sun. www.kaido.us                                      310.828.7582 H                  karaoke. British shop next door. www.yeoldekingshead.com 310.451.1402 5
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               Pacific Sands Motel • 1515 Ocean Ave. • Economy motel located in                                                                                            Santa Monica items. T-shirts,                                                La Vecchia Cucina • 2654 Main St. • Santa Monica’s finest                                  Yose. • Edgemar, 2435 Main St. • Our dishes maintain their regional                              Santa Barbara                            80 miles                        130 km
               the heart of Santa Monica’s restaurant, shopping, and entertainment district. Across
                                                                                                                                                                           mugs, beach towels, sweatshirts,                                             neighborhood Italian restaurant. Outstanding cuisine, great wine list, luxurious           identity within a unique fusion of international Asian flavors. A great dining                   Sony Studios                              7 miles                         11 km
               the street from the beach, Pier and only 2 blocks from the Third St. Promenade.                                                                                                                                                          selection of desserts, full bar, great service and a relaxed atmosphere.                   experience awaits you whether seated at the sushi bar or in our dining room.
               Outdoor pool, free parking, and free Wi-Fi.                   310.395.6133 5                                                                                infant/toddler wear, postcards,                                              Dinner & Happy Hour. www.LaVecchia.com                         310.399.7979 L              www.yosedining.com                                            310.255.0680          L            UCLA/Westwood                             5 miles                          8 km
                                                                                                                                                                           seashells, books, candles, and                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Universal Studios                        18 miles                         29 km
               SeaCastle • 1725 Ocean Front Walk • Experience extraordinary                                                                                                much more!                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Venice Beach                                .5 mile                        1 km
               beachfront living at SeaCastle. Furnished corporate apartments and flexible lease
               terms provide a comfortable and luxurious hotel alternative.                                                                                                santa                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    West Hollywood                           10 miles                         15 km
               www.theseacastle.com


               Seaview Motel • 1760 Ocean Ave. • Affordable beach motel just
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Lounge Monsoon • 1212 Third St. Promenade • Zagat rates this
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Avon Rent-A-Car • 2411 Lincoln Blvd. • Open extended hours, 365
               footsteps to the beach via private walkway. 17 guest rooms, eight with kitchens.                                                                            Walk-In Visitor Information Center                                          the “Best Salsa on Wednesday Nights in L.A.” Fridays—the hottest in Top 40,                  days a year! Fast, Free Delivery and Pick-Up from your hotel. Economy to Full-Size,
               Cable TV, private sundeck and courtyard.                                                                                                                    1920 Main St., Suite B                                                      R&B, Funk; Reggae starts at 10pm. Saturdays—Smooth Jazz Supper Club;                         Mini-Vans, SUVs and Trucks. If it has four wheels, we probably rent it.
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               www.seaviewmotel.net                                       310.393.6711 I                                                                                                                                                               band at 10pm. www.monsoon-cafe.com                       310.576.9996             5          www.avonrentscom                                           310.392.8618 L

               Sheraton Delfina • 525 W. Pico Blvd. • Perched four blocks above the                        Protecting Residents and Visitors from Secondhand Smoke                                                                                     The Madison Stage • 1310 11th St. • The Madison Stage at Santa                               Budget of Santa Monica • 1723 Wilshire Blvd. • We have many
               Santa Monica shoreline, feel inspired at the Sheraton Delfina Hotel. Enjoy a relaxed                                                                                                                                                    Monica College, the Westside’s new home for the Arts. Santa Monica’s premier                 cars for the “budget-minded” customer from economy to full-size cars, mini-vans,
               beach attitude and total comfort in Santa Monica’s most unique and stylish hotel with       Smoking is prohibited on the Third Street Promenade, beaches, parks and most of the famed                                                   mid-size venue presents professional programs and performances of world-class                and SUVs. We also offer some more exciting models including Porsche and
               ocean views. www.sheratonsantamonica.com                       310.399.9344 I               Santa Monica Pier. The ban also extends to outdoor dining and bar areas, allowing patrons to eat and                                        and emerging talent. www.smc.edu/madison                  310.434.3414 L                     Mercedes. www.budgetsantamonica.com                      310.586.9719 H
                                                                                                           drink without the annoyance and health hazard of cigarette smoke. In addition, it is illegal to smoke at bus stops,
                                                                                                           ATMs, kiosks, movie lines, Farmers’ Markets, and within 20 feet of any entrance, exit, or open window of a building
               Travelodge Santa Monica Beach • 1525 Ocean Ave. • Overlooks                                 open to the public. The penalty for violations of the law is $250.                                                                          Santa Monica Playhouse • 1211 4th St. • A total theatre experience!                          Midway Car Rental • 1901 Ocean Ave. • Offers a large selection of
               ocean, across from Santa Monica Pier & Palisades Park. Outdoor pool. Microwaves &                                                                                                                                                       —L.A. TIMES Critically acclaimed productions, Family Theatre musicals and birthday           vehicles. Models include compacts, full-size, SUVs, passenger vans, luxury sedans
               refrigerators available. Continental breakfast included. Free wireless Internet access.                                                                                                                                                 parties, theatre workshops, classes in schools, international trips, and community           and convertibles. Free local delivery and pick-up.
               In-room safes. www.the.travelodge.com/santamonica07016 310.451.0761 5                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   310.394.9779 5                                                                          310.581.2411 L
                                                                                                                                                  ATTRACTIONS                                                                                          outreach. www.santamonicaplayhouse.com                                                       www.midwaycarrental.com


               Viceroy Santa Monica • 1819 Ocean Ave. • Fusing classic                                                                  Downtown & Third Street Promenade • Shop Third Street                                                          The Vic for Jazz • Santa Monica’s premier boutique jazz club. For                            Pacific Yellow Cab Co. • Premier Santa Monica Taxi Company with
v              sophistication and contemporary chic, Viceroy reigns as Santa Monica’s most
               intriguing beach hotel. Reservations: 800.622.8711
                                                                                                                                        Promenade for familiar brand name retailers, as well as independent stores,
                                                                                                                                        unique boutiques and vintage clothiers.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       world-class jazz, sumptuous food, tasty libations and a wonderful wine list
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       served up in an intimate setting. Open THURSDAYS ONLY. Call for reservations.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    24-hour dispatching. Advanced reservations. Low rates from Santa Monica
SANTA MONICA                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        to any area airport. Pick up from any Santa Monica location with reservation.
               www.viceroysantamonica.com                                 310.260.7500 5                                                www.thirdstreetpromenade.com                                310.393.8355           5                           www.thevicforjazz.com                          888.FOR.JAZZ (367.5299) L                                                                 310.770.4004 • 888.352.TAXI

                                                                                                                                        Pacific Park • 380 Santa Monica Pier • Admission-free amusement                                                Yankee Doodles • 1410 Third St. Promenade • Located in the heart                             Santa Monica Big Blue Bus • The best way to get around Santa
                                                                                                                                        park on the Santa Monica Pier, 12 rides, over 21 games and attractions, mini-golf,                             of Santa Monica’s infamous Third Street Promenade, Yankee Doodles is your                    Monica, the beach, and LAX for as little as 75 cents. Line 10 Express goes to sites
                                                                                                                                        and an oceanfront food plaza.                                                                                  one-stop shop for the hottest in sports bar, restaurant and billiards entertainment.         in downtown L.A.: the Music Center, Disney Concert Hall, the Los Angeles Cathedral,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    310.394.4632 5
                   HEALTH & FITNESS                                                                                                     www.pacpark.com                                          310.260.8744 I                                        www.yankeedoodles.com                                                                        and many museums for $1.75. www.bigbluebus.com                   310.451.5444

               Dermalogica on Montana • 1022 Montana Ave. • Healthy skin                                                                Santa Monica Pier Restoration Corp. • 200 Santa Monica Pier                                         ADVERTISER AREA LOCATION KEY:                                                                           Segway Los Angeles • 1660 Ocean Ave. • Experience the future
               begins here, where you’ll experience a customized Dermalogica skin treatment,                                            • With Pacific Park, historic attractions, great shops, an aquarium, restaurants         5 Bayside District & Downtown O Montana Avenue                                                                     as you step onto the self-balancing Segway® Human Transporter. Rentals and
               enjoy refreshments at the Skin Bar, play at the Product Pool. Free Face MappingSM                                        and exciting events, the Santa Monica Pier has something for everyone. Open                                                                                                                                 guided beach tours of Santa Monica & Venice offered daily.
               Skin analysis. www.dermalogicaonmontana.com                  310.260.8682 O                                              daily year-round. www.santamonicapier.org                  310.458.8900 I                L Main Street                 F Pico Boulevard                                                                     www.segway.la                                              310.395.1395 5
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 H Mid-City                    I Santa Monica Pier/Beach
        Loews Santa Monica Beach Hotel
             1700 Ocean Ave. • Refresh. One of the premier luxury
             hotels in Santa Monica. Ocean views with spectacular outdoor
             pool and food terrace. New restaurant, spa with full-service
             salon. www.loewshotels.com             310.458.6700 5



         Le Merigot Beach Hotel & Spa
             1740 Ocean Ave. • European-style luxury hotel offer luxurious
             accommodations combined with a full-service spa, spectacular
             ocean views and first-class cuisine. Located at the beach, a short
             walk from the Santa Monica Pier and the Third Street Promenade.
             www.lemerigothotel.com                   310.395.9700 5




                                                                                                                   For downtown
                                                                                                                 advertiser locations
                                                                                                                  see inset below.




                Drago Ristorante
             2628 Wilshire Blvd. • Celestino Drago’s “sleek,
             sophisticated” Santa Monica flagship is known for consistently
             fine cuisine and excellent service that has kept diners returning
             since 1991. The elegant and innovative Italian cuisine is                                                        v
             considered among the best in L.A. 310.828.1585 H                                                                 SANTA MONICA




                   Monsoon Café
             1212 Third St. Promenade • Pan-Asian lovers can
             savor the true aromas and tastes of Asia at this bustling
             Santa Monica eatery. An array of Pacific Rim delicasies fill
             the menu. With Happy Hour everyday from 4–7.
             www.monsoon-cafe.com                    310.576.9996 5


Downtown Santa Monica & Third Street Promenade
             Downtown & Third Street Promenade • This world-famous
             coastal shopping and dining destination features many
             entertainment choices from movies to live theater and street
                                                                                                Big
             performers, as well as a Farmers’ Market Wed. & Sat.
                                                                                               Dean’s
                                                                                                Cafe
             www.thirdstreetpromenade.com             310.393.8355 5
                                                                                                                                                                                   The Lobster
                                                                                                                                                                          1602 Ocean Ave. • Serving award-winning American seafood
                                                                                                                                                                          specializing in live Maine lobster. A panoramic 180º view of the
                                                                                                                                                                          Pacific showcases some of the most spectacular sunsets in So.
                                                                                                                                                                          California. Soak in fresh coastal breezes and enjoy the creations of
                                                                                                                                                                          Chef Allyson Thurber. www.thelobster.com 310.458.9294 5



                                                                                                                                                                     Holiday Inn Santa Monica Beach
                                                                                                                                                                          120 Colorado Ave. • With the Pacific Ocean, Santa Monica               SANTA MONICA’S
                                                                                                                                                                          Pier & Third Street Promenade at our doorstep, the sights of           BIG BLUE BUS
                                                                                                                                                                          Hollywood, Beverly Hills & Los Angeles minutes away, we offer
                                                                                                                                                                          the perfect location. Warm friendly service, beautiful views.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 The best way
                                                                                                                                                                          www.hisantamonica.hotel-brochure.com 310.451.0676 5                    to get around town
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 • LAX
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 • The Beach
                                                                                  ANTIQUA
                                                                                            Santa Monica Pier Restoration Corp.                                                         adidas                                                   • Santa Monica Pier
                                                                                                   200 Santa Monica Pier • With Pacific Park, historic                    1231 Third St. Promenade • The largest assortment of                   • Third Street
                                                                                                   attractions, great shops, an aquarium, restaurants and exciting        sport products and a resource for consumers to learn about
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Promenade
                                                                                                   events, the Santa Monica Pier has something for everyone.              sports and the equipment, apparel and footwear needed to
                                                                                                   Open daily year-round.                                                 perform best.                                                          • Downtown L.A.
                                                                                                   www.santamonicapier.org                 310.458.8900 I                 www.adidas.com/santamonica            310.393.0638 5                   • Museums
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 • Farmers’ Markets
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Purchase a pre-paid
                                                                                                  Pacific Yellow Cab Co.                                                     Locanda del Lago                                                    Little Blue Card to save money
                                                                                                   Premier Santa Monica Taxi Company with 24-hour dispatching.            231 Arizona Ave. • Mingle with celebrities, locals and                 and make riding even easier!
                                                                                                   Advanced reservations. Low rates from Santa Monica to any              travelers while enjoying exceptional cuisine of N. Italy’s
                                                                                                   area airport. Pick up from any Santa Monica location                   Lake Como area. Great sidewalk patio. “Don’t miss the                  310.451.5444
                                                                                                   with reservation.                                                      Ossobuco alla Milanese.”—GOURMET Magazine
                                                                                                                            310.770.4004 • 888.352.TAXI                   www.LagoSantaMonica.com                 310.451.3525 5                 www.BigBlueBus.com

				
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