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59 Santa Monica Captions For Instagram – Puns, Quotes & Short Captions

Are you ready to unleash the sun-soaked allure of Santa Monica on your Instagram feed?

Whether you’re strolling along the iconic Santa Monica Pier or soaking up the golden rays on the sandy beaches, this coastal haven offers endless picture-perfect moments.

I’ve spent hours coming up with the best Santa Monica Instagram captions to help you capture the essence of this captivating place.

P.S. Follow me on IG (@travellerselixir) and tag me in your photo! I’d love to see it.

Best Santa Monica Instagram Captions

Cute Santa Monica Captions For Instagram

  1. All you need is love…and the beach
  1. Happier than a seagull with a French fry
  1. You can find me on the ferris wheel
  1. Once upon a time in Santa Monica
  1. Sorry for what I said when I wasn’t eating French fries by the Santa Monica Pier 
  1. BRB, going off to play in the Santa Monica sun
  1. Santa Monica? That’s not a place, it’s a dream
  1. Sunset vibes at Santa Monica Pier
  1. I’m all about palm trees & 80 degrees
  1. There’s something about that ocean air
  1. You can find me where the sand meets the water

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Funny Santa Monica Captions & Santa Monica Puns

Cute Santa Monica Instagram caption - Santa Monica? That’s not a place, it’s a dream
  1. Neither Santa nor Monica were here but I still had fun
  1. Californyeah
  1. Water you doing? Come to the pier with me
  1. I’m in a good place right now. Not emotionally, I’m just in Santa Monica
  1. Sea you soon Santa Monica!
  1. Avoid pier pressure
  1. Don’t get tide down
  1. ‘Tis the sea-son to hang out at Santa Monica Pier
  1. Yeah, buoy, I’m at the beach
  1. I made a vow to sea more this summer and it led me here
  1. I’m not shore if you know this but I’m in Santa Monica
  1. Be shore of yourself
  1. It’s aboat time we made it to the pier
  1. Having one shell of a good time in Santa Monica
Funny Santa Monica caption for Instagram - Neither Santa nor Monica were here but I still had fun

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Short Santa Monica Captions

  1. Catch waves not feelings
  1. Neon lights & sunsets
  1. Paradise at the pier
  1. Let’s get lost in Santa Monica
  1. Decks, docks, and flip flops
  1. Paradise is at the pier
  1. Santa Monica stole my heart
  1. On top of the world
  1. Sandy toes, freckled nose
  1. Wild hearts can’t be tamed
  1. Cotton candy skies & ferris wheel highs
  1. A little place called Santa Monica
  1. Daydreaming in Santa Monica

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Inspirational & Beautiful Santa Monica Captions

  1. Dear Santa Monica, thank you for making us feel tiny, salty, humble, and inspired, all at once
Funny Santa Monica pun - I’m not shore if you know this but I’m in Santa Monica
  1. Seashells are love letters in the sand
  1. This is what dreams are made of
  1. Free admission to those who dream
  1. Follow your heart, even if it takes you all the way to Santa Monica
  1. All I need are palm trees and this little slice of paradise
  1. Somewhere between living and dreaming, there’s Santa Monica
  1. Don’t let the colors fade to gray

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Santa Monica Quotes For Instagram Captions

  1. “I could never in a hundred summers get tired of this.” – Susan Branch
  1. “Amidst the vibrant colors of Santa Monica, I found my own hue of happiness.” – Traveller’s Elixir
  1. “Under the boardwalk, we’ll be havin’ some fun.” – The Drifters, ‘Under the Boardwalk’
  1. “Santa Monica, where dreams are woven into the salty breeze and footprints dance upon the golden shore.” – Traveller’s Elixir
  1. “I see nothing in space as promising as the view from a ferris wheel.” – E.B. White
Santa Monica quote - "Amidst the vibrant colors of Santa Monica, I found my own hue of happiness."
  1. “In Santa Monica, the sun kisses your skin, the ocean serenades your soul and every moment becomes a memory to treasure.” – Traveller’s Elixir
  1. “At the beach, life is different. Time doesn’t move hour to hour but mood to moment. We live by the currents, plan by the tides and follow the sun.” – Sandy Gingras
  1. “Reaching for the moon on a ferris wheel.” – Richard Vallance
  1. “I have to at least get a couple weekends in where I can just be on Santa Monica beach or Malibu and just ride the waves.” – Jake T. Austin
  1. “Every one of a hundred thousand cities around the world had its own special sunset and it was worth going there, just once, if only to see the sun go down.” – Ryu Murakami
  1. “Life isn’t fair. A fair’s a place where you eat corn dogs and ride the ferris wheel.” – Jennifer Brown
  1. “Santa Monica’s melodies of laughter and crashing waves compose the symphony of a perfect day.” – Traveller’s Elixir
  1. “Visiting Santa Monica is like stepping into a storybook, where adventure and wonder blend seamlessly with every turn.” – Traveller’s Elixir

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And there you have it, fellow Instagrammers!

Santa Monica, with its stunning coastal views, vibrant atmosphere and picture-perfect spots, provides an abundance of stunning backdrops that are just begging to be shared.

Until next time, keep exploring, capturing and sharing the joy of Santa Monica!

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Megan Jones is a travel expert and founder of Traveller's Elixir, who has been travelling the world full time since 2021. Megan's travel tips been featured in numerous media outlets including Metro, Timeout, Thrillist and more.

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