Ocean View Hotel

1447 Ocean Avenue
Santa Monica, CA 90401

(310) 458-4888


GBC 2021-2024

The beautifully renovated Ocean View Hotel, located opposite Palisades Park, is less than a ten minute walk from Santa Monica Pier and the 3rd Street Promenade. The 67 rooms offer mini fridges, and/or balconies with Pacific Ocean or interior courtyard views. Ocean View features energy & water efficiency upgrades, and green rated office, janitorial, and cleaning supplies.

Energy and Water Conservation 

  • LED lighting and 47 occupancy sensors installed.  
  • Installed a high efficiency device on each of the 67 showerheads to reduce the flow rate to meet the certification criteria.   
  • In room climate control reduces energy costs by 35-45%.  
  • Drought-resistant plants used in landscaping

Pollution Prevention 

  • 83% (5 of 6) daily use Waxie Green cleaners are green certified by ECOLOGO .  
  • Disinfectants are peroxide-based and EPA List N rated to kill the Coronavirus/SARS when used according to the label directions.    
  • Eliminated procurement of virgin paper products - committed to sourcing paper products (office and janitorial) containing post-consumer recycled content and/or sustainably forested.   
  • Offer public transportation and carpool credit incentives for employees.

Waste Reduction 

  • Staff break room features a zero waste station (trash, recycling, compost).  
  • Replaced plastic disposable utensils with ocean friendly wood utensils.  
  • Dyson hand dryer in public restroom minimizes the use of paper towels.  
  • Partner with Standard Textile™, a company that uses eco-friendly sourcing for bedding material and recycles spent bedding. 
  • Rooms include refillable toiletries; shampoo, conditioner and body wash.


  • Supports local nonprofit, Heal the Bay, by selling fundraising merchandise made from recycled plastic recovered from beach clean ups.