Studio City is a district within the San Fernando Valley region of Los Angeles, in California, USA. Visitors spending their holidays in Studio City will discover that the district is well located for exploring the city of Los Angeles and the mountain and desert landscapes beyond. There is a great choice of self catering rental accommodation available within Studio City and the San Fernando Valley as a whole. There are apartments and villas in all sizes and locations, suitable for all budgets and tastes.
Although all the obvious attractions and amenities of Los Angeles are just a short drive away, tourists enjoying their holidays in Studio City will find there is plenty to see and do within district. The CBS Studio, from where the Studio City gets its name, is located here. Television fans will discover that a number of popular US shows and sitcoms are filmed here, including 3rd Rock from the Sun, Big Brother and the Larry Sanders Show, as well as a number of big budget films. This gives celebrity spotters the perfect vantage point to catch a glimpse and possibly meet their favourite stars.
Visitors to Studio City who are looking to indulge in some retail therapy will find there is a great choice of high street and designer shops and boutiques, especially in the Ventura and Laurel Canyon shopping districts.
The majority of travellers spending their holidays in Studio City will at some point during their stay venture into Los Angeles. This world famous metropolis is the second largest in the USA and boasts numerous attractions and amenities. Perhaps the most well known sites are to be found in and around Hollywood, with its Walk of Fame, iconic sign and various film studios and theatres.
It is unusual for any major city to boast great beaches. Los Angeles has several, to suit all activities. The best known beaches are Malibu, Venice and Santa Monica, but there are also the lesser known Dockweiler, Manhatten and Redondo, offering various watersports and beachfront activities.
Visitors spending their holidays in Studio City will discover that this region of California has a warm Mediterranean climate. The temperatures in summer average around the early 30s degrees Celsius, whilst in winter the temperatures tend to fluctuate between around 14 and 19 degrees Celsius. The majority of the region’s average annual rainfall of 12 inches falls during the winter months.
Travellers looking to enjoy their self catering accommodation in Studio City will first fly to Los Angeles International Airport (LAX). British Airways, Virgin Atlantic Airways and United Airlines and American Airlines are amongst the operators offering direct flights here, departing from London Heathrow (LHR) and Manchester (MAN) airports.