Oceana Santa Monica: 1st US Hilton LXR Resort

Hilton has just extra its first LXR house in the United States. For individuals traveling to the Los Angeles place, this is a wonderful complement to Hilton’s present luxurious house, the Waldorf Astoria Beverly Hills.

Oceana Santa Monica (Hilton LXR)

Hilton has declared that Oceana Santa Monica will be the newest resort to join LXR Accommodations & Resorts, which is Hilton’s impartial luxurious brand. The house is becoming a member of the Hilton portfolio effective quickly.

Oceana Santa Monica utilized to be unbiased. The resort a short while ago underwent a $25 million renovation and is now most likely the finest factors resort in Santa Monica.

The 70-room hotel is found on Ocean Avenue in Santa Monica, so it’s just throughout the road from the beach. The hotel has a couple of eating selections, which interestingly are only accessible to lodge company:

  • Sandpiper is the hotel’s primary cafe, and it’s “reminiscent of a private beach household with a picturesque seaside backdrop”
  • The Veranda is the all-working day outdoor eating cafe
  • Sunset Terrace is the rooftop lounge, and it will even feature a Nobu pop-up

In this article are some pictures of the home, which appears fantastic, in my viewpoint:

Oceana Santa Monica exterior

Oceana Santa Monica lobby

Oceana Santa Monica pool

Oceana Santa Monica pool

Oceana Santa Monica cafe

Oceana Santa Monica terrace bar

Oceana Santa Monica fitness center

Oceana Santa Monica guest space

Oceana Santa Monica suite

Redeeming details at Oceana Santa Monica

You can redeem Hilton Honors details and totally free weekend evening certificates at Oceana Santa Monica. A common room at the hotel appears to be to start at 95,000 Honors details for every evening, and you can get a fifth evening cost-free when redeeming details.

The hotel does have a $45 for each evening vacation resort fee, which applies when shelling out funds, but not when redeeming factors. As a position of comparison, paid out prices seem to be to commence at $500+. So this is a decent use of points, but the benefit isn’t automatically that outsized (considering the fact that it’s not like costs are normally $1,000+ per evening).

The normal space listed here is a king studio suite, which is about 500 sq. ft. That’s substantial for a standard area.

Hilton LXR spots

Oceana Seaside Property is Hilton’s sixth LXR residence (and the 1st in the United States), as the team normally has the following qualities:

  • Habtoor Palace (Dubai, United Arab Emirates)
  • OCEANA (Santa Monica, United States)
  • Susona (Bodrum, Turkey)
  • The Biltmore, Mayfair (London, United Kingdom)
  • Zemi Seashore House (Anguilla)
  • Mango Residence Seychelles (Mahe, Seychelles)

Zemi Seaside Home, LXR residence in Anguilla

Why luxury Hilton additions excite me

I’m constantly thrilled to see Hilton incorporate extra luxurious houses, primarily unbiased types like this. Traditionally a person of Hilton’s major difficulties has been that its luxurious footprint was confined, although this is an area in which the application has been improving upon tremendously.

There are so lots of fantastic implications for this with Hilton Honors:

In other phrases, I take pleasure in the beneficial position that can be acquired without truly becoming “loyal,” particularly when I can use these benefits at luxury qualities.

Hilton’s luxurious footprint continues to increase, which includes houses like the Waldorf Astoria Los Cabos, the Waldorf Astoria Maldives, the Waldorf Astoria Beverly Hills, the Waldorf Astoria Monarch Seaside, Zemi Beach Residence, the Conrad Abu Dhabi, and much more.

The Waldorf Astoria Los Cabos

Base line

Oceana Santa Monica is the latest Hilton LXR home, and also the first LXR assets in the United States. The hotel appears to be wonderful and is in all probability the most effective details hotel in Santa Monica.

Personally, I’m not a big Santa Monica fan. If I want a beach front getaway I’ll go to a position wherever there are true beachfront resorts (that means you do not have to cross a street). And personally, I do not love the vibe of Santa Monica all that much either. If I’m likely to redeem 95,000 Honors factors in LA I’d a great deal relatively e book the Waldorf Astoria Beverly Hills, which is a person of the best town resorts in the US.

Is any person thrilled to see Oceana Santa Monica be part of Hilton Honors?