This beach is an iconic attraction of Santa Monica. Hundreds of thousands of people visit it yearly and enjoy its amazing atmosphere. If you don't handle crowds of people well, you might want to avoid this place because it is often crowded. There are many restaurants and bars by the beach and the whole area has all the necessary facilities.
Official website http://www.smgov.net/portals/beach/
Phone +1 310 458 8411
Coordinates 34°0'44.612" N -118°30'2.496" E