amenities

  • Internet Access
  • Car Rental
  • Kitchen (in some rooms)
Hotel Erwin
1697 Pacific Avenue , Los Angeles CA United States
Say "hello" to shorts, sandals, tank tops — and of course, sun screen. Plenty of sun will illumine all the sights and scenes playing out before you at this Venice Beach hotel. Centrally located close to the sights of Venice Beach including Abbot Kinney for gallery hopping and shopping, or the Venice Canals for a romantic walk through the quaint neighborhood.

Chic Beachfront Contemporary Modernism

Hotel Erwin in Venice Beach, Los Angeles— Home of Hash Restaurant and High Lounge. Hotel Erwin, is like the underground album that’s been discovered to critical acclaim. For those in the know, soaking up California’s Venice Beach will never be the same.

A mere 200 feet from the sand and overlooking the famous boardwalk in its tattooed, festive splendor, Hotel Erwin is a pure Venice Beach experience. Part art gallery, part beach house, part people-watching perch. With a classic breakfast spot and rooftop lounge added for good measure. Local customs must be observed, after all.

Eat. Drink. Swim. Gallery-hop. Even work out at our gym, unless you’re ready for Muscle Beach. New to Southern California? Hotel Erwin offer tours of Los Angeles area attractions, perfect for those traveling from abroad. Whether you’re here on vacation with family, polishing a screenplay or just want to stroll Venice Beach’s historic canals and alleys with your baby hipsters in tow, the Erwin Venice Beach hotel is the spot.

 

Eclectic Cool & Kitschy Guestrooms & Suites

Hotel Erwin offers 119 hip and modern guestrooms with eclectic art and cool kitschy features for a true Venice Beach hotel experience. Balconies offer views of the boardwalk and the rolling expanse of the Pacific Ocean. An iPod sound system lets you set the right mood, and complementary Internet access connects you to your friends back home via email or Twitter. High definition flat-screen TVs, media hub and on-demand DVDs are just a few other amenities that you can enjoy while staying at this Venice Beach hotel.

Hotel Erwin offers luxury amenities in every room—
• Luxuriously comfortable beds with pillow-top mattresses
• Triple-sheet 300 thread count linens.
• Hypoallergenic pillows and linens upon request
• Complimentary wireless Internet access in all rooms and suites—premium bandwidth available for a fee
• Balconies with views of the Pacific Ocean and Ocean Front Walk
• Unique modern art, furnishings and murals in rooms and public spaces
• Large, two-person walk-in showers (suites only)
• 32" high-definition flat screen televisions (42" in premier rooms)
• Honor bars with unique, local offerings (microwave available upon request)
• iPod docking station
• Media hub
• DVD player available upon request
• On-demand movies, music and games
• Each room features a desk and work area for those who need to stay connected
• Complimentary local newspaper available in lobby
• In-room laptop safe

 

Room Types

Premier Ocean View King—
These guestrooms include a king bed, sitting area and private balcony with views of the ocean. Guestrooms come with contemporary furnishings and a 42-inch flat-screen HD TV. Bring your own music or videos to play through the Media Hub and iHome docking station. Enjoy the spacious walk-in shower and our rainforest showerheads. All guestrooms offer laptop-sized safes and complimentary wireless Internet.

Deluxe King or Queen/Queen—
These guestrooms include a king bed or two queen beds. Enjoy views of the surrounding Venice Beach neighborhood from your private balcony. Bring your own music or videos to play through the Media Hub on the 32-inch flat-screen HD TV. All rooms offer lap-top sized safes and complimentary wireless Internet.

Deluxe Partial Ocean View King or Queen/Queen—
These guestrooms include a king bed or two queen beds. Enjoy views of the surrounding Venice Beach neighborhood from your private balcony. Bring your own music or videos to play through the Media Hub on the 32-inch flat-screen HD TV. All rooms offer lap-top sized safes and complimentary wireless Internet.

Deluxe Two-Room Suite King with Sofa—
These suites offer a separate sitting area with a queen sleeper sofa and a king bed in a private sleeping area. They are 750 sq ft and include a separate living room, dining room and wet bar. Amenities include a 42-inch HD TV, fireplace and private balcony. Bring your own music or videos to play through the Media Hub. All rooms offer lap-top sized safes and complimentary wireless Internet.

Partial Ocean View Two Room King Suite—
These suites offer a separate sitting area with a queen sleeper sofa and a king bed in a private sleeping area. They are 750 sq ft and include a separate living room, dining room and wet bar. Amenities include a 42-inch HD TV, fireplace and private balcony with views of the neighborhood and partial views of the ocean. Bring your own music or videos to play through the Media Hub. All rooms offer lap-top sized safes and complimentary wireless Internet.

Full Ocean View Two-Room King Suite—
These suites offer a separate sitting area with a queen sleeper sofa and a king bed in a private sleeping area. They are 750 sq ft and include a separate living room, dining room and wet bar. Amenities include a 42-inch HD TV, fireplace and private balcony with full views of the ocean and neighborhood. Bring your own music or videos to play through the Media Hub. All rooms offer lap-top sized safes and complimentary wireless Internet.

Dogtown, Sweet—
The best way to indulge in the Venice lifestyle but in the comfort of your own suite. This loft style accommodation, with its high, beamed ceilings and open floor plan offers a uniquely designed space that is undoubtedly "very California." Indulge in the commanding views of the boardwalk, Pacific Ocean and the new Venice Beach skate park on your very own private outdoor terrace. This suite also features a retro-modern circular bed, 52 inch HD Flat screen television, custom DJ turntable complete with vinyl for a one if a kind musical experience, and “Skateboard art” that is uniquely Venice Beach. Top it off with the practicality of a kitchenette, complimentary Wi-Fi, and a spacious bathroom equipped with a 2-person bathtub and oversized European style shower with 3 showerheads. The large living room area can accommodate small meetings, social receptions or your very own version of entertaining.

 

Hash Restaurant

Hash, a Venice Beach café style restaurant, presents a "from scratch" menu specializing in down-home breakfasts and fresh from-the-market dinners.

Inspired by seasonal, fresh and local ingredients, Hash delivers a menu of vibrant flavors and a modern take on "home-style" cooking. Chef Micah Fields, who has worked at famed culinary establishments like Patina Group and Gordon Ramsay, delivers an ever-evolving menu of fresh, seasonal specialties comprised of hashes, hearty buckwheat pancakes, omelets and creative benedicts, all served in an artsy beach-front café setting. With both indoor and outdoor seating, Hash provides a strong communal sense that reflects what Venice Beach is all about.

Handcrafted beers, local California wines and make-your-own Bloody Marys are offered alongside meals, and no matter what time of day, guests can expect honest and whole ingredients served up with a genuine Venice Beach smile.

Hours—
Breakfast—Monday through Friday 7:30am to 11:30am, Saturday & Sunday 8am to 1pm
Dinner—Tuesday through Saturday 6 to 10pm

High Rooftop Lounge
Friday 4pm to 11:30pm, Saturday 1pm to 11:30pm
[weather permitting]

 

California Spas

When you’re searching for the perfect California spa experience, Joie de Vivre offers world-class spas in San Francisco, Silicon Valley and the Central Coast. Our California spas offer exotic treatments, world-class expertise and soothing environments.

Kabuki Springs & Spa, San Francisco—
A Japanese style bathing facility that offers an extensive menu of traditional and exotic spa services in an inviting Pan-Asian style. The focus at San Francisco’s Kabuki Springs & Spa is on wellness-oriented treatments and alternative healing.

Spa Elia, Silicon Valley, Los Gatos—
The facilities of Spa Elia and surroundings of Hotel Los Gatos transport our visitors away to a Mediterranean Garden retreat where your relaxation and rejuvenation are our top priorities.

Spa Vitale, San Francisco—
Experience a fresh approach to spa services and a once in a lifetime bathing ritual in an urbane setting. Located on the penthouse level of San Francisco’s Hotel Vitale, Spa Vitale offers treatment rooms with water views and outdoor deep soaking tubs.

 

Larry’s Loft Meeting Space

Hotel Erwin’s Larry’s Loft meeting room defies the stodgy, bland tradition of corporate hotel conference centers.

For those planning an important company retreat, you’ll enjoy wireless Internet access, catering, access, and 1,000 sq ft of gallery-style meeting space. Additional services such as audio/visual equipment simply await your beck and call. With nearby access to LAX and a beautiful rooftop lounge to enjoy cocktails with your group, Hotel Erwin gives you the right balance of energy and relaxation to get the most out of your next meeting in Venice Beach.

Larry’s Loft Facilities—
• 1,000 sq ft of unique gallery-style meeting space
• Audio/visual equipment available upon request
• Wireless Internet
• Catering available upon request
• HIGH, open-air lounge for post-event festivities
• Accessible to freeways for easy access from any Los Angeles area