- hotel year built - 1990 year remodeled - 2016 additional property description - the ritz-carlton, marina del rey is a waterfront luxury hotel elegantly situated on one of the largest man-made recreational marinas in the world. the hotel has 304 guest rooms and suites which feature lavish bedding handcrafted in northern italy and an abundance of down pillows to complete the ritz-carlton sleep experience. enjoy our new restaurant, cast and plow, which offers farm-fresh southern california cuisine complemented with spectacular marina views. unwind at our waterfront pool and enjoy a handcrafted cocktail and lunch at wave poolside bar grill. take advantage of a variety of outdoor activities such as tennis, basketball, water recreation, and biking. located less than five miles from los angeles international airport and close to venice beach, malibu and santa monica, visitors have easy access to numerous desirable attractions including the popular abbot kinney neighborhood, museums, theatres, theme parks, and the developing silicon beach community.