Destination guide

Travel to lively Venice

Enjoy the live music and other features of Venice. Well known for its beaches, seaside and surfing, this walkable city won't disappoint. Venice Beach Boardwalk and Abbot Kinney Boulevard are a couple of places to search for that perfect souvenir. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in and around Venice

Do you want to find attractions to visit while you're in the area? Travellers enjoy Venice for its surfing, rollerskating and cycling. Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Venice a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Santa Monica Pier (2.1 mi / 3.5 km)
  • Sony Pictures Studios (4.2 mi / 6.7 km)
  • Universal Studios Hollywood® (11.7 mi / 18.8 km)
  • Warner Brothers Studio (13.1 mi / 21.1 km)
  • NBC Studios (13.5 mi / 21.7 km)
  • Venice Beach Boardwalk (1 mi / 1.6 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Venice

Travellers enjoy Venice for its surfing. 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 Venice

Travellers appreciate the beautiful ocean views and breathtaking sunsets, which is just a taste of what Venice has to offer. Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Venice is a great place to get 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 (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • La Brea Tar Pits (7.9 mi / 12.6 km)
  • Griffith Park (14.2 mi / 22.9 km)
  • Muscle Beach Venice (0.8 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Venice Beach Boardwalk (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • Marina Beach, Mother's Beach (1 mi / 1.6 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Venice

The nearest airport is in Santa Monica, CA (SMO-Santa Monica Municipal), located 1.8 mi (3 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into Los Angeles, CA (LAX-Los Angeles Intl.), which is 4.9 mi (7.9 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Venice?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 396 holiday lettings around Venice. From 157 houses to 170 flats & apartments, 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.

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

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 Venice:

  • Eastern Malibu: 129 holiday homes
  • Hollywood Hills: 806 holiday homes
  • Hollywood Hills West: 765 holiday homes
  • Central Malibu: 231 holiday homes
  • Beverlywood: 29 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 Venice? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Venice. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Venice Beach: 3,080 holiday lettings
  • Venice Beach Boardwalk: 3,082 holiday lettings
  • Abbot Kinney Boulevard: 3,080 holiday lettings
  • Venice Skate Park: 3,054 holiday lettings
  • Ballona Wetlands: 3,061 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Venice listed on 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 Venice?

Yes, of course. offers 157 Houses in Venice. Our other popular types of Venice holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 170 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 22 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 164 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 Venice?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 108 holiday homes with pool available in Venice. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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