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Los Angeles County’s western border seems like one long stretch of sand and picturesque rocks along the ocean, but it’s actually composed of Beach Cities with distinct cultures and appeal. Come for sun, sand and waves and enjoy each town’s unique attractions.
Starting about 30 miles (50 kilometers) west of LA, Malibu has 21 miles (34 kilometers) of beaches, with surfers, celebrities and surfing celebrities, such as Rob Lowe. Mingle with locals at beach shacks or trendy restaurants. Leo Carrillo State Park, Surfrider and El Matador are among Malibu’s favorite beaches. Malibu sunsets at Point Dume State Park are so inspiring that a cocktail has been named after them. Heading southeast, stop at Pepperdine University to enjoy stellar cliff-top views of the ocean. Imagine you’re in ancient Greece or Rome when you see Getty Villa’s art, architecture and gardens.
Moving south, Santa Monica’s smaller beach has lifeguard stations, a paved walkway and access to restaurants. Follow the 22-mile (35-kilometer) Marvin Braude Bike Trail, which continues south to Torrance, on a rented bicycle or e-bike. Parallel to the beach and bike trail, the pedestrian-only Third Street Promenade has shopping, dining and street performers. Come to Santa Monica Pier to walk out over the ocean at the official end of Route 66, visit Pacific Park amusement park and see marine animals at the Santa Monica Pier Aquarium.
The Venice Beach Boardwalk is as much fun as Venice Beach itself, with street performers, people watching and bodybuilders at Muscle Beach. Inland, find shops, boutiques and varied dining choices.
Stroll through Marina del Rey, where yachts line the marina’s many piers, and take a cruise or rent a sailboat. Watch birds in the Ballona Wetlands. The cities of El Segundo, Manhattan Beach, Hermosa Beach and Redondo Beach border the continuous sands of their namesake beaches.
On a private peninsula overlooking the Pacific Ocean and colorful marina, this stylish Los Angeles-area hotel is 3 blocks from the Redondo Beach Pier with restaurants, shops, and nightlife options.
Located in a quiet oasis just 7 miles from LAX and across from the Pacific Ocean, the hotel offers relaxation and convenience at the same time.
Situated by the ocean, this hotel is within 2 mi (3 km) of Hermosa Beach Pier, Manhattan Beach Pier, and Polliwog Park. Seaside Lagoon and Vincent Park are also within 3 mi (5 km).
This hotel is located within 5 miles of Redondo and the airport (LAX). Venice Beach, Marina Del Rey, and Santa Monica are within 10 miles while Disneyland® is 33 miles away.
Situated near the airport, this hotel is within 3 mi (5 km) of Polliwog Park, South Bay Galleria, and Toyota Sports Center. Manhattan Beach Pier and Hermosa Beach Pier are also within 6 mi (10 km).
Located across from King Harbor Marina, 1 block from Redondo Pier, and 3 blocks from Hermosa Beach, this Redondo Beach hotel is a convenient base for swimming, fishing, and whale watching.
This Mediterranean-style all-suite hotel is situated in the Manhattan Beach neighborhood, 1 mile from the water, 3.5 miles from Redondo Beach Pier, and 5 miles from Los Angeles International Airport.