Where to stay around Los Angeles County?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 6,304 holiday lettings near Los Angeles County. From 2,735 Houses to 2,300 Condos/Apartments, find the best place to stay with your family and friends to discover Los Angeles County area.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Los Angeles County?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Los Angeles County. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Los Angeles: 5,906 holiday homes
  • Santa Monica: 3,752 holiday homes
  • Malibu: 2,154 holiday homes
  • Beverly Hills: 4,440 holiday homes
  • Hollywood Hills: 1,003 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Los Angeles County! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Los Angeles County?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Los Angeles County with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Los Angeles: 5,906 holiday lettings
  • Santa Monica: 3,752 holiday lettings
  • Malibu: 2,154 holiday lettings
  • Beverly Hills: 4,440 holiday lettings
  • Long Beach: 1,217 holiday lettings

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

Can I find easy access holiday homes when travelling by plane to Los Angeles County?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of self catering accommodations near to airports. Airports with a large selection of self catering accommodations in Los Angeles County are:

  • Los Angeles International Airport (LAX): 5,340 self catering accommodations
  • San Pedro, CA (SPQ): 1,321 self catering accommodations
  • Chatsworth Station Airport (CWT): 3,002 self catering accommodations

For other airports, 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 in Los Angeles County?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Los Angeles County. From HomeAway travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Venice Beach: 5,333 holiday rentals
  • Santa Monica Pier: 5,364 holiday rentals
  • Universal Studios Hollywood: 5,239 holiday rentals
  • Malibu Lagoon State Beach: 3,559 holiday rentals
  • Iceland Ice Skating Rink: 5,005 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Los Angeles County listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.

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Make a holiday villa or apartment in Los Angeles your home away from home

If you’re in search of a Los Angeles holiday rental then HomeAway is here to help, with a wide range of rental accommodation listed. Los Angeles sits at the heart of the world’s music, television and movie industries, but also boasts a fascinating patchwork of neighbourhoods, each distinct from the next. Holiday apartments in Los Angeles feature contemporary and tasteful interiors, well-appointed with modern appliances. You can also specify the guest facilities you require at an apartment in Los Angeles, with internet access, on-site parking and air-conditioning provided by many owners.

Things to do from your holiday apartment in Los Angeles

-Shopping Large shopping malls can be found at tourist spots throughout Los Angeles. Among the most popular are Westside Pavilion, the Beverley Center, Westfield Century City and the Pavilion. For exclusive upscale shopping there’s Larchmont Boulevard and Melrose Avenue. It’s not all glitz and glamour – for more a more colourful shopping experience you could make for Broadway and Alvorado Street.

-Attractions There are some world-class museums and cultural attractions here, like the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, the Getty Centre, the Museum of Jurassic Technology and the Iconic Griffith Observatory. Families with children should be sure to head for Disneyland, which boasts top rides and entertainment. Other theme parks include Six Flags California and Universal Studios & Citywalk.

-Dining Los Angeles is a home for myriad nationalities and cultures, creating a rich variety of different dining experiences. You’ll find the best high-end restaurants, Korean, Filipino, classic American diners, Vietnamese, healthy organic restaurants, sushi, tacos, fast food and too much more than you could hope to list.

-Beaches One of the essential days out in Los Angeles is Venice Beach, which is famed for its independent character, attracting subcultures as diverse as sake-boarders and body-builders. For surfing there’s the appropriately-named Surfrider Beach in Malibu, while Hermosa is known for its stylish beachfront cafes.

-Sightseeing For fans of cinema the array of iconic sights around Los Angles is almost endless. Essential is the Hollywood Walk of Fame, which features more than 2,400 pink terrazzo devoted to entertainments stars. Another top sight is Grauman’s Chinese Theatre, which is where you can find the handprints, footprints and autographs of Hollywood’s most famous stars.

Weather in Los Angeles

Los Angeles has a sub-tropical Mediterranean climate, which brings warm, dry weather for most of the year. Daytime highs are rarely lower than 20 degrees, even in December and January. There’s very little precipitation here, except in the winter when there are around five or six wet days a month – these are often in the form of notorious storms. Summers are warm, without boasting consistently scorching temperatures – daily maximums usually get up to the high-20s, but are known to reach well into the 30s on occasion.

Travel to Los Angeles apartments

The main international airport to reach Los Angeles apartments from abroad is LAX, which connects with a wealth of destinations across the globe and is one of the world’s top ten busiest airports. Within Los Angeles the overwhelming majority of journeys are made by road, with public transport provided by Metro Express, Metro Rapid and Metro Local bus services. There’s also a metro system, with three overground lines and one underground. There are also commuter rail services via Metrolink, serving Los Angeles’ surrounding counties.

Sightseeing in and around Los Angeles County

Are you hoping to find top things to see and do while you're in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Los Angeles County a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Warner Brothers Studio (12.3 mi / 19.9 km)
  • Universal Studios Hollywood® (13.7 mi / 22.1 km)
  • Sony Pictures Studios (22 mi / 35.4 km)
  • Six Flags Magic Mountain (22.1 mi / 35.5 km)
  • Santa Monica Pier (25.5 mi / 41 km)
  • NBC Studios (12 mi / 19.3 km)

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Los Angeles County

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Los Angeles County is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Venice Beach (26.1 mi / 42.1 km)
  • Griffith Park (12.4 mi / 20 km)
  • La Brea Tar Pits (18.3 mi / 29.5 km)
  • Verdugo Mountains (7.8 mi / 12.5 km)
  • El Cariso Community Regional Park (10.5 mi / 16.9 km)
  • Cahuenga Peak (12.9 mi / 20.8 km)