The BirthPlace, Santa Monica at UCLA Medical Center, Santa Monica
1250 16th Street
Santa Monica, CA 90404
Labor and Delivery (424) 259-9250
Hospital/Patient Information (424) 259-6000
Emergency Center (424) 259-8405
Information Desk (424) 259-9915
Financial Counselor (424) 259-8010
The BirthPlace Office (424) 259-8250
Birth Certificate Coordinator (424) 259-8249
Security and Parking Services (424) 259-9100
(Security is located near the 16th Street main entrance)
We provide discounted valet parking ($5) to expectant dads or support persons. The cost does not include "in/out" privileges, so you will be charged each time you leave or move your car.
Valet services are available weekdays on a 24-hour basis (Monday from 4:45 am through Saturday 6:00 am).
The best way to enter UCLA Medical Center, Santa Monica is via our main entrance at 1250 16th Street where the Valet station is located.
Other Options — Day/Week/Month (self-park)
You can purchase a daily, weekly or monthly pass from Security. You will need to purchase the pass prior to entering or parking in the garage. After purchasing your pass, you will receive a hangtag and access card to enter the garage. Please see our Security or Valet personnel for instructions.
Valet is closed on weekends. During this time, your support person may park in our main entrance driveway for up to 15 minutes and accompany you to Labor and Delivery before purchasing a parking pass and proceeding to our hospital’s parking structure.
You can purchase your $5 parking pass at our weekend Security desk near our main entrance.
With your receipt, Security will provide you with a hangtag and access card for the parking structure located at 1245 16th Street.
Self-parking for visitors is available for $5 on weekends, holidays and in the evenings from 6:30 pm to 6:00 am. Security will provide visitors with a hangtag and token note to access the parking structure located at 1311 16th Street.
Summary of Parking Options
Other Privately Owned Parking Structures
Metered Street Parking
Please carefully read street signs. Meters in effect every day except Sunday.
From the 10 Freeway West
Exit at Cloverfield Boulevard (north) to Santa Monica Boulevard. Turn left (west) on Santa Monica Boulevard. Turn right (north) on 16th Street to 1250 16th Street. Valet parking is available at our main entrance. Private parking garages are located on 15th and 16th Streets.
From the 405 Freeway (San Diego Freeway)
Connect with the 10 Freeway West and follow the directions above or exit Wilshire Boulevard West (from the San Fernando Valley), merge onto Wilshire Boulevard. Turn left (south) on 16th Street to 1250 16th Street. Valet parking is available at our main entrance. Private parking garages are located on 15th and 16th Streets.