Shore Hotel Creation of 14 room Micro-Hotel


SCH Number
Public Agency
City of Santa Monica
Document Title
Shore Hotel Creation of 14 room Micro-Hotel
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Document Description
The project would convert the existing vacant ground floor space of the building into a 14 room micro-hotel. The project includes a text amendment to the Downtown Community Plan to allow for hotel uses within existing buildings or structures without having to comply with the minimum ground floor height of 11 feet.

Contact Information

Rachel Kwok
Agency Name
City of Santa Monica
Job Title
Environmental Planner
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


Santa Monica
Los Angeles
Southern California
Cross Streets
Ocean Avenue and Broadway

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
Class 1 and Class 3
Reasons for Exemption
The project is exempt pursuant to CEQA Guideline Section 15303 (Class 3), New Construction or Conversion of Small Structures, in that the project involves the conversion of an existing structure to operate a micro-hotel within an existing commercial building. The project is also exempt pursuant to Section 15301 (Class 1), Existing Facilities, in that the project involves interior improvements to an existing building to establish new micro-hotel rooms within a vacant commercial space.
County Clerk
Los Angeles


Notice of Exemption

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