Destination guide

Take in the beachside beauty of Marina del Rey

The beaches and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambience to your holiday home in Marina del Rey. Travellers to this walkable city praise the boating, restaurants and shopping. Venice Beach and Santa Monica Pier are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or trip with friends, holiday rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Sightseeing in and around Marina del Rey

Are you hoping to find attractions to see while you're in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Marina del Rey a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Santa Monica Pier (3.5 mi / 5.7 km)
  • Sony Pictures Studios (4.1 mi / 6.6 km)
  • Universal Studios Hollywood® (12.2 mi / 19.6 km)
  • Warner Brothers Studio (13.6 mi / 21.8 km)
  • NBC Studios (13.9 mi / 22.4 km)
  • Venice Beach Boardwalk (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Marina del Rey

Travellers enjoy Marina del Rey for its boating. If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your holiday, September, August, July and October are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 21°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Marina del Rey

Travellers love Marina del Rey for its beautiful ocean views and breathtaking sunsets. Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Marina del Rey is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Venice Beach (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • La Brea Tar Pits (7.9 mi / 12.7 km)
  • Griffith Park (14.4 mi / 23.1 km)
  • Marina Beach, Mother's Beach (0.6 mi / 0.9 km)
  • Venice Beach Boardwalk (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
  • Muscle Beach Venice (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Marina del Rey

The nearest airport is in Santa Monica, CA (SMO-Santa Monica Municipal), located 2.8 mi (4.5 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you can also fly into Los Angeles, CA (LAX-Los Angeles Intl.), which is 3.5 mi (5.6 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Marina del Rey?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 789 holiday lettings around Marina del Rey. From 313 flats & apartments to 295 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

Can I rent a seaside property in Marina del Rey?

Don't just spend a few hours at the beach. Round up your squad and stay as close as possible to it! The sound of crashing waves and remarkable blue vistas? Yes please! There are 203 beachside holiday homes to pick from. Alternatively, you might be interested in trying another style of setting. HomeAway has countless choices, including:

  • 115 beach holiday accommodation options.
  • 91 ocean-view holiday accommodation options.
  • 83 beach-view holiday accommodation options.

Can I rent a house in Marina del Rey?

Forget about uninspiring chain-hotel rooms. Our house holiday rentals each have their own unique personalities — and all the space you could ask for! There are 339 houses listed on HomeAway. Prices begin at £38 per night. Or perhaps you'd rather pick one of the area's other self-catering accommodation options, like:

  • Apartment: 223 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £35 per night.
  • Condo: 81 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £55 per night.
  • Studio: 63 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £51 per night.

Can I stay in Marina del Rey in a large group?

There's nothing better than staying somewhere entirely new with close friends and family. And the good news is HomeAway has options suitable for large groups. Why not have a peek at the 85 house holiday rentals featured here? They're the leading option for large groups of travellers. Around this area, the properties that are suitable for large groups of people include:

  • Are you searching for rentals that can hold 6 of you? We have 187 that will fit the bill. Prices begin from just £95 per night.
  • If you've got 5 in your squad, you'll be pleased to hear that there are 82 rental accommodation that are ideal. You can get one for as little as £54 per night.
  • Looking for places for rent suitable for 8 people? You'll be pleased to find out we have 70 that will fit the bill. You can score one from just £134 a night.

So don't fret! When you book with us you can take your aunt, your sister and all your pals to Marina del Rey.

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