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Indianapolis, Indiana
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

Truly lovely boutique hotel with many complimentary amenities, like breakfast, gym access, 10% off neighboring businesses, beach towel/chairs, among many others. Thank you to LAUREN at the front desk for making my reservation at the Strand House and securing me THE BEST TABLE in all of manhattan beach. It was a lovely gesture, and made me feel valued and cared...

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Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

This Hotel is 5 stars. Fantastic boutique service offering such amenities as a pillow menu. This is our go to spot in LA and recommend to all. You also cannot beat the location of the hotel and the Manhattan Beach area is the best in LA as it is conveniently located to the airport but still further enough away so...

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Victoria, Canada
Reviewed 19 February 2017

We ended up in Manhatten Beach on a whim and chose this hotel as it was close to everything. The service was great but in the future we would chose self park as it can be done nearby. We had a room that faced the courtyard which was great when we were there as it was quiet but this might...

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 18 February 2017

One of the most romantic places ever! Perfect location, lots of things to do just a walk away... that's if you ever decide to leave this hotel. The rooftop pool is out of this world, the design is perfection, the bathtubs will make you want to move in and the room service is absolutely on point.. perfect for a couple...

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Inglewood
Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

From the moment I pull up on the drive for valet I am immediately greeted. My bags get taken and I proceeded to checkin. Greeted with smiley faces and a glass of Rosé complimentary. It's beyond incredible. The large comfy bed the nice spa tub how can one not relax. This hotel is made for couples so bring that significant...

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Jeffery M, General Manager at Shade Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to review us and for sharing your great experience. We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your time with us here at Shade Manhattan Beach and that our warm hospitality made for a great getaway. We appreciate your continued patronage and look forward to seeing you again soon. Best Regards,...

Lennox Head, Australia
Reviewed 30 January 2017

A warm welcome by valet parking and ever present porters. Easy check in and great funky rooms with the giant spa baths. Most rooms are around the internal courtyard which comes alive for functions and special occasions or just big nights for the locals. Situated on the edge of the Manhattan Beach shopping strip and an easy walk to the...

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Redondo Beach, California
Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

As the great Cole Porter once wrote, "It's delightful, it's delicious, it's de-lovely!" And this is how my stay at Shade Manhattan went. My colleagues and I stayed two days ago and each of us got their own rooms. Although the stay was for only a night, I was absolutely impressed. Stating that the hotel is gorgeous would be a...

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Arlington, Virginia, United States
Reviewed 10 January 2017

So I stay at Shade about every 6 months to visit a local relative. I've always enjoyed this hotel--it was like a little oasis and so close to all things MB. But, both times in 2016, I was put into what seemed a "lesser" room (no fireplace) on the first floor, parking lot view, close to the open atrium. When...

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Jeffery M, General Manager at Shade Hotel, responded to this review

Good Morning Judy, Thank you so much for taking the time to provide us with your feedback and for your continued patronage over the years. I was disappointed to hear that your most recent stay did not meet your expectations and apologize if this put a damper on your visit. I will look into the issues that you described and...

Manhattan Beach, California, United States
Reviewed 13 December 2016

We had a great dinner at Shade Hotel the other night, it was most excellent! We are locals so I have been going there for years. I used to stay at the hotel before I moved here 8 years ago, and have always loved this place, it's truly a local (and destination) gem. I eat breakfast and brunch there a...

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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

Staff is extremely nice and the bar area is great. Food is really good at Zinc. Met the owner at the bar and his humble nature just impressed me. They take everything seriously here. I will keep coming back.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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Cuisines: American, Bar, Contemporary
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  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to Shade, Manhattan Beach's premiere luxury boutique hotel, located 5.6 miles south of LAX and two blocks from the beach. Shade is a cool retreat after a long day at the office or a hot day at the beach, its exquisite environment is designed to maximize comfort and inspire relaxation while capturing the essence of coastal living. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Shade Hotel

Address: 1221 N Valley Dr, Manhattan Beach, CA 90266-4778
Region: United States > California > Manhattan Beach
Price Range: RM1,439 - RM3,024 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Shade Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 38
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Also Known As:
Shade Hotel Manhattan Beach
Shade Manhattan Beach
Hotel Style:
#1 Business Hotel in Manhattan Beach
#1 Romantic Hotel in Manhattan Beach
#1 Family Hotel in Manhattan Beach
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“rooms overlooking the inner courtyard may be noisy at times”
 of 5 bubbles victorian5, 18 Feb 2017 | Read review
“go up one to 2nd floor; ask for a "fireplace" room, unless you need the extra sleeping cot.”
 of 5 bubbles 818judyl, 10 Jan 2017 | Read review
“We went for dinner, I recommend the restaurant highly!”
 of 5 bubbles 147frankm, 12 Dec 2016 | Read review
“The 1st floor rooms have a convertible day bed that the staff will prepare if you have a kid with you.”
 of 5 bubbles lalex1, 16 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Only place I would stay. It costs a bit of money, but you can walk everywhere from here.”
 of 5 bubbles jamesD1671TI, 6 Oct 2016 | Read review
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