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Seaside Holidays at Loews Santa Monica Beach Hotel

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'Tis the season to celebrate the holidays beachside during Loews Santa Monica Beach Hotel's annual Seaside Holidays festivities. The family-friendly, oceanfront property is a must-visit destination for seasonal experiences like Breakfast with Santa, Tea with Twist with performances by Elemental Music, live musical entertainment, a Seaside Cinema series screening classic holiday films, letter writing to Santa, and much more. 

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Seaside Holidays at Loews Santa Monica Beach features:

Breakfast with Santa: Santa is heading to the Beach. Gather the family for a holiday breakfast with Santa and enjoy photos, delectable breakfast favorites, reindeer antler making, Santa’s Magical Elf, and more. Adults will receive a complimentary mimosa. Takes place on three Sundays in December (12/4, 12/11, 12/18) at 10:30 a.m. $85 per adult and $45 per child.

Tea with a Twist: Enjoy our version of a tea service, with tea-infused cocktails and a selection of sweet and savory bites along with special performances from Elemental Music & Choir—a Santa Monica non-profit working with more than 300 local up-and-coming young musicians. Each event will have a performance from the students’ winter concert repertoire. $79 per person, a portion of proceeds from each ticket will benefit Elemental Music. Takes place December 3, 10, and 17.

  • December 3rd – Elemental Strings
  • December 10th – Chamber Music Institute
  • December 17th – Elemental Choir from Broadway Elementary School

Live Holiday Music: Take in nostalgic and classic holiday tunes in the hotel lobby, including:

  • All That Jazz: Thursdays from 5:30-8:30 p.m.
  • Acoustic Evenings: Friday from 6-9 p.m.
  • Holiday DJ: Saturday 6-9 p.m.

Menorah Lighting: Join us in the lobby at nightfall for a Hanukah treat and Menorah lighting with our resident Rabi from December 18-26. A special Hanukkah menu will be available for the holiday at Blue Streak restaurant.   

Seaside Cinema – Holiday Edition: ‘Tis the season for holiday movies…beachside. Seaside Cinema Holidays features classic holiday films for the whole family including Elf, The Polar Express, Home Alone, and more. Seasonal culinary treats are available for purchase. Located on the 7th floor landing every Saturday (as well as select holidays) in December from 3-5 p.m.

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Holiday Drag Brunch: A holiday version of the monthly Drag Me to Brunch performance. Join RuPaul Queen and Host Naysha Lopez, along with top drag performers, for a festive and lively drag brunch. $85 ticket includes buffet and a complimentary mimosa. Takes place on December 18 at 11 a.m. 

Fire Pit Dining at Blue Streak: Sip holiday cocktails, roast s’mores, and savor seasonal dishes at one of our fire pit tables with views of the Pacific Ocean.

Christmas Day Dining: Join us for Christmas Dinner with an ocean view at Blue Streak restaurant. The al la carte menu will be available, along with seasonal specials. Reservations encouraged.

For those looking to book a holiday getaway:

Home for the Holidays – Seaside Family Escape Package: Sip on holiday cocktails, take advantage of a $200 daily credit (or $200 daily credit if you book before December 1) to use at your choice of Breakfast with Santa or Tea with A Twist, and take in all of the Seaside Holiday festivities. Guests who book the Home for the Holidays package will also receive priority access to reserve a spot at one of the signature events, in addition to complimentary parking and waived resort fee. Enjoy our Hot Cocoa Bar at check-in (if visiting on the weekends). For additional information or to book, please visit: