Destination guide

The captivating area of Wilshire awaits your stay

Take a holiday to Wilshire and enjoy the area's entertainment, theatre scene and opera. Travellers to this welcoming city praise the restaurants, shopping and local tours. Hollywood Walk of Fame and Dolby Theater are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Sightseeing in and around Wilshire

Are you hoping to find attractions to see during your stay? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Wilshire a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Universal Studios Hollywood® (5.9 mi / 9.5 km)
  • Warner Brothers Studio (6.3 mi / 10.1 km)
  • Sony Pictures Studios (6.3 mi / 10.2 km)
  • Santa Monica Pier (11.8 mi / 19 km)
  • NBC Studios (6.4 mi / 10.3 km)
  • Raleigh Studio Hollywood (1.6 mi / 2.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Wilshire

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Wilshire is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Venice Beach (11.4 mi / 18.3 km)
  • La Brea Tar Pits (3.1 mi / 4.9 km)
  • Griffith Park (4.8 mi / 7.8 km)
  • MacArthur Park (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Echo Park (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
  • Barnsdall Art Park (2.5 mi / 4 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Wilshire

Fly into Santa Monica, CA (SMO-Santa Monica Municipal), the closest airport, located 9.1 mi (14.7 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you can also fly into Burbank, CA (BUR-Bob Hope), which is 9.5 mi (15.4 km) away.

You can get around Wilshire by catching a ride on the metro at Wilshire - Normandie Station, Wilshire - Western Station or Vermont - Beverly Station.

Where to stay around Wilshire?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 3,773 holiday lettings near Wilshire. From 1,512 Houses to 1,560 Flats, 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 Wilshire is on HomeAway.

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

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 Wilshire:

  • Hollywood Hills: 1,696 holiday homes
  • Downtown: 347 holiday homes
  • Bel Air: 877 holiday homes
  • Venice: 702 holiday homes
  • Silver Lake: 445 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 Wilshire?

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

  • Venice Beach: 5,457 holiday lettings
  • Santa Monica Pier: 1,672 holiday lettings
  • Iceland Ice Skating Rink: 5,313 holiday lettings
  • Universal Studios Hollywood: 3,763 holiday lettings
  • Runyon Canyon Park: 5,652 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Wilshire 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 Wilshire?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 1,512 Houses in Wilshire. Our other popular types of Wilshire holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 1,560 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 153 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 88 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Wilshire?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 1,023 holiday homes with pool available in Wilshire. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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