Getting to know Santa Monica

Santa Monica Neighborhood Guide - Pier to Pier Group

Santa Monica

California

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This seaside city is named after Saint Monica, the mother of Saint Augustine, but the reason why remains undetermined. Santa Monica is filled with beautiful people, populated beaches, upscale shopping, and lots of fine dining. Its bustling pier, complete with iconic Ferris wheel and amusement park attractions, paired with clean streets, great weather, outdoor malls, and accessible oceanfront make it a destination known throughout the world.

 

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AREA HIGHLIGHTS

THE NEIGHBORS

A diverse crowd of students, families, surfers, and entertainment industry pros.

WHAT TO EXPECT

Sunsets on the boardwalk, outdoor dining, and weekend mornings at the beach.

THE LIFESTYLE

Vibrant, cultured, and low-key luxe.

UNEXPECTED APPEAL

World-renowned designers and endless retail.

THE MARKET

Expansive single-family homes and contemporary apartment complexes.

YOU'LL FALL IN LOVE WITH

Sunshine, ocean breezes, and idyllic views as far as the eye can see.