The Beach House has a new reservation system!
Reservations are never required to visit the Beach House, but are available for some site amenities to make your visit more enjoyable.
Reservations, like parking and pool admission, are in high demand on popular beach days, and may sell out quickly for those days. Purchasing passes on a walk-up, first come first served basis is always an alternative to making reservations. Please see below for details.
- For Pool & Parking reservations search under Activities
- For Court & Canopy reservations search under Reservations
- Use keyword ACBH
Get started by creating a Reserve Santa Monica account.
(If you had a RecEnroll account, login with the same ID and password.)
Click here for a helpful guide to Reserve Santa Monica.
Reservations available, but not required, for the following
Beach Volleyball, Beach Tennis, and Soccer
Available year-round. Reserve 1-3 days in advance for $10/hour. No refunds.
Beach court and field reservations are intended for individual or small party use only. For information on team and multi-day use please visit our Beach Sports page.
Reservations are not required for court or field use. Courts and fields without reservations are available on a first come first served basis for free.
Volleyball court nets are adjustable and may be lowered for beach tennis play. Equipment available at Guest Services.
Canopies on the Sand
Available daily June 11 - September 1, and weekends in September. Reserve 1 day to 2 weeks in advance. $30/three-hour reservation. No refunds. Please limit one canopy per group.
The Beach House provides three canopies for walk-up use at no charge. Canopies available summer only. Please be courteous; use only one per group and do not leave items unattended to save for later use.
More about canopies >
Available daily June 11 - September 1, and weekends in September. Reserve 1-3 days in advance. Regular pool admission applies: $10 adult, $4 youth (1-17), and $5 senior (60+). No refunds. Redeem at Guest Services by 11am.
Daily pool admission is also available on a walk-up basis. Pool open summer only, plus occasional warm weather holidays. Passes go on sale at 9:30am and are sold only for guests present at Guest Services.
More about the pool >
Available daily June 11 - September 1, and weekends in September. Reserve 1-3 days in advance for $12. No refunds. Redeem at parking kiosk by 11am.
Parking is also available year-round on a first come, first served basis. Pay by space at the Park & Pay machine when you arrive.