Where to stay around Malibu?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 2,177 holiday lettings near Malibu. From 995 Houses to 167 Condos/Apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Malibu is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Malibu?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Malibu:

  • Central Malibu: 114 holiday homes
  • Western Malibu: 98 holiday homes
  • Eastern Malibu: 122 holiday homes
  • Hollywood Hills: 998 holiday homes
  • Venice: 683 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Malibu?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Malibu. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Malibu Lagoon State Beach: 3,590 holiday lettings
  • Zuma Beach: 739 holiday lettings
  • Malibu Equestrian Park: 745 holiday lettings
  • El Matador State Beach: 578 holiday lettings
  • Pepperdine University: 2,780 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Malibu listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Malibu?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 995 Houses in Malibu. Our other popular types of Malibu holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 167 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 101 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 61 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I rent beach rentals in Malibu?

Absolutely, HomeAway has 406 beach rentals in Malibu. You have also many other possibilities in Malibu area, including:

  • Mountain rentals: 264 holiday rentals
  • Waterfront rentals: 221 holiday rentals
  • Downtown rentals: 109 holiday rentals

Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday lettings.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Malibu?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 635 holiday homes with pool available in Malibu. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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    Make A Holiday Rental Villa in Malibu, USA, Your Home Away From Home

    Malibu is a coastal city, situated in California, USA. Located close to the major city of Los Angeles, Malibu is a popular beach destination, especially amongst film stars, celebrities and well-heeled Californians, many of which own homes close to its 21 miles of Pacific coastline. Visitors wishing to spend their holidays in Malibu will discover that, if they have a healthy budget at their disposal, there is a great choice of self catering rental accommodation available here. The accommodation available includes villas, apartments and chalets, many of which are located directly alongside the city’s long sandy beaches.

    Things to Do on Holiday in Malibu, USA

    Visitors spending their holidays in Malibu will find that the main attraction of this affluent city are its beaches. Zuma Beach is perhaps the most popular stretch of Malibu coastline and draws thousands of tourists every week. As the name suggests, the nearby Surfrider Beach attracts surfers and watersports enthusiasts. Close to Surfrider beach is Malibu pier and the 19th century Adamson’s House, the home of the original landowners of Malibu. Visitors spending their holidays in Malibu, who wish to enjoy some retail therapy, will find that the best shopping can be found in the many boutiques and designer shops to be found in Malibu Country Mart and Malibu Lumberyard.

    Places to Visit on Holiday in Malibu, USA

    Visitors spending their holidays in Malibu who tire of lazing on its wonderful beaches may wish to explore the landscape beyond the built up coastal strip. The California State Parks are a popular draw for tourists wishing to enjoy horse-riding, hiking and mountain biking, whilst enjoying views of the natural unspoilt landscape and the ocean beyond.

    Celebrity spotters enjoying their holidays in Malibu may take a chartered bus trip around the city, allowing them to see the most popular local showbiz haunts and the homes of the rich and famous. For more cultural and historic interests, the art museum at Getty Villa houses an extensive display of antiques, sculptures, pieces of art and Roman and Grecian artefacts.

    Weather in Malibu, USA

    Visitors spending their holidays in Malibu will enjoy the region’s warm Mediterranean climate. Summer temperatures in Malibu frequently reach the early 30s degrees Celsius, whilst in winter the temperatures tend to stay around 18 degrees Celsius. The majority of Malibu’s average annual rainfall of 16 inches falls during the winter months.

    Travel to Malibu, USA

    Travellers looking to spend their holidays in Malibu will fly to Los Angeles International Airport (LAX). British Airways and Virgin Atlantic Airways operate direct flights to this busy airport from London Heathrow (LHR).

    Activities and attractions in Malibu

    Are you searching for attractions to visit in the city? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that Malibu has to offer. These are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Santa Monica Pier (20.6 mi / 33.2 km)
    • Sony Pictures Studios (26 mi / 41.9 km)
    • Universal Studios Hollywood® (28.5 mi / 45.9 km)
    • Warner Brothers Studio (29.8 mi / 48 km)
    • Camarillo Springs Golf Course (12 mi / 19.4 km)
    • Cantara Cellars (17.4 mi / 27.9 km)

    Seasonal weather in Malibu

    If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your holiday, July, September, August and June are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 29°F.

    Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Malibu

    Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Malibu is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Venice Beach (22.1 mi / 35.5 km)
    • La Brea Tar Pits (28.3 mi / 45.5 km)
    • Broad Beach (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
    • El Matador State Beach (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
    • La Piedra Beach (3.1 mi / 5 km)
    • El Pescador State Beach (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)