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El SegundoUnited States of America

An automobile driving museum and many other of Los Angeles’ famous attractions draw many to this beach city.

Visit El Segundo and relax on sandy beaches. The city is located on Santa Monica Bay and features a range of shopping, dining and recreational areas. Take a short drive to El Segundo’s neighboring beach, Manhattan Beach, and play volleyball or swim. Book a sport fishing charter and try to catch some of California’s biggest game fish.

Cycle along an oceanfront bikeway extending north to Santa Monica. Visit El Segundo’s Automobile Driving Museum and ride in a classic car. El Segundo also features a museum that focuses on Los Angeles’ modern art scene and its curators’ private collection.

Admire paintings, sculptures, installations and digital artworks at the El Segundo Museum of Art (ESMoA). Visit frequently to see alternating themed exhibits year-round showcasing the talents of contemporary artists. The collection also contains works from famous international artists, such as Claude Monet and Alfred Sisley.

The Automobile Driving Museum in the center of El Segundo aims to preserve the history of the automobile. Ride in one of the historic collector vehicles, including roadsters and convertibles from the mid-20th century. The museum also features special events, a gift store and a research library.

The Old Town Music Hall is a cultural landmark in El Segundo. See vintage silent and sound films in this historic building. Notice the Wurlitzer wind-powered pipe organ, played to accompany silent films. Check the official Old Town Music Hall website for film and concert schedules.

Drive to Marina del Rey from El Segundo in less than 20 minutes. This oceanfront community and harbor feature a wide range of boat charters. Book a sport fishing charter and catch a barracuda. Take a relaxing dinner charter and enjoy high-quality cuisine on a luxury vessel.

El Segundo is located about 3 miles (5 kilometers) from Los Angeles International Airport. With its sandy beaches and proximity to many historic and educational attractions, El Segundo is a great place to stay while visiting LA.

Top Hotels in El Segundo

AC Hotel by Marriott Los Angeles South Bay
AC Hotel by Marriott Los Angeles South Bay
3.5 out of 5
2130 East Maple Avenue, El Segundo, CA
The price is $100 per night from Nov 1 to Nov 2

Located in the heart of El Segundo, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Campus El Segundo and Toyota Sports Center. Sony Pictures Studios and Venice Beach ...

4.6/5Wonderful! (707 reviews)

"Amazing hotel. Very clean, the bed was very comfortable and the people made you feel welcomed :)"…"

Reviewed on Oct 24, 2020

AC Hotel by Marriott Los Angeles South Bay
Hyatt Place LAX El Segundo
Hyatt Place LAX El Segundo
3 out of 5
750 N Nash St, El Segundo, CA
The price is $119 per night from Oct 27 to Oct 28

Situated in El Segundo, this hotel is 0.4 mi (0.6 km) from Toyota Sports Center and within 3 mi (5 km) of Lakes at El Segundo and Plaza El Segundo. Hollywood ...

4.2/5Excellent! (1,043 reviews)

"The place was very clean and quiet but there really wasn’t anything special. The parking was additional $18 night which I found to be extremely high and they didn’t include anything bathroom toiletries other than shampoo & conditioner. The pool can be rented in two hour increments due to COVID."…"

Reviewed on Oct 23, 2020

Hyatt Place LAX El Segundo
Hampton Inn & Suites LAX El Segundo, CA
Hampton Inn & Suites LAX El Segundo, CA
2.5 out of 5
888 N. Pacific Coast Hwy, El Segundo, CA
The price is $103 per night from Nov 22 to Nov 23

Located in the heart of El Segundo, this hotel is 1 mi (1.6 km) from Toyota Sports Center and 2.5 mi (4 km) from Dockweiler State Beach. Los Angeles Forum and ...

4.6/5Exceptional! (1,361 reviews)

"Great location, friendly staff, clean rooms, nice bar and outside seating for eating if you bring in your own food"…"

Reviewed on Oct 17, 2020

Hampton Inn & Suites LAX El Segundo, CA
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

Vacation Rentals in El Segundo

HYATT house Los Angeles LAX/Manhattan Beach
HYATT house Los Angeles LAX/Manhattan Beach
3 out of 5
810 S Douglas St, El Segundo, CA
The price is $131 per night from Nov 3 to Nov 4

Situated near the airport, this aparthotel is 5.5 mi (8.8 km) from Redondo Beach Pier and within 12 mi (20 km) of Los Angeles Forum and Sony Pictures Studios. ...

4.3/5Excellent! (1,914 reviews)

"Booked two suites and they weren’t in the same building, it was a long 5 days up and down three flights of stairs to commune with the second half of our group. Other than that, we survived. Rude folks sitting smoking on stairs wouldn’t move to allow us to walk by, during Covid was annoying"…"

Reviewed on Oct 19, 2020

HYATT house Los Angeles LAX/Manhattan Beach
Seaside Secret - 1 Br Home
Seaside Secret - 1 Br Home
3.5 out of 5
518 Richmond St, El Segundo, CA

Situated near the beach, this vacation home is 1 mi (1.5 km) from Dockweiler State Beach and within 3 mi (5 km) of Toyota Sports Center and Lakes at El Segundo. ...

Seaside Secret - 1 Br Home
Cozy Private Studio W/kitchenette in El Segundo - Close to Beach and LAX
Cozy Private Studio W/kitchenette in El Segundo - Close to Beach and LAX
El Segundo, CA

Situated by the ocean, this romantic apartment building is within 3 mi (5 km) of Dockweiler State Beach, Toyota Sports Center, and Lakes at El Segundo. Manhattan ...

4.6/5Exceptional! (79 reviews)

"Great place to stay. I thought it would be loud from the airport, it wasn’t that bad. Great location plenty to do within 20 minute drive."…"

Reviewed on Sep 10, 2020

Cozy Private Studio W/kitchenette in El Segundo - Close to Beach and LAX
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

Popular places to visit in El Segundo

El Segundo Beach
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El Segundo Beach

Why not spend a lazy afternoon at El Segundo Beach during your trip to El Segundo? Amble around this family-friendly area's beautiful beaches and enjoy its top-notch restaurants.

Universal Studios Hollywood
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Universal Studios Hollywood

4.5/5(3,923 reviews)

Part film and TV studio, part entertainment complex and part amusement park with full-throttle fun at every turn.

Venice Beach
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Venice Beach

4/5(3,597 reviews)

Bronze your body and rub shoulders with body builders and wacky performers at Los Angeles’ quirky urban shoreline, a colorful escape from the city.

Staples Center
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Staples Center

4.5/5(1,867 reviews)

This multipurpose sports arena has hosted some of the world’s biggest musical acts and is home to two National Basketball Association teams.

Santa Monica Pier
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Santa Monica Pier

4.5/5(6,622 reviews)

You'll find beachside kitsch, boardwalk ambience and carnival fun at this sunbaked LA attraction that’s more than a hundred years old.

Los Angeles Convention Center
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Los Angeles Convention Center

4.5/5(1,413 reviews)

Find out what's happening at Los Angeles Convention Center during your trip—a top convention center in Los Angeles. Experience the acclaimed theater scene and great live music in this vibrant area.

Top things to do in El Segundo

Shared Shuttle & Ferry: Los Angeles to Catalina Island
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Shared Shuttle & Ferry: Los Angeles to Catalina Island

$184
Per adult
92% of travellers recommend
Go Los Angeles All-Inclusive: Over 35 Attractions on 1 Pass
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Go Los Angeles All-Inclusive: Over 35 Attractions on 1 Pass

$99
Per adult
Discover Los Angeles & Hollywood: Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour
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Discover Los Angeles & Hollywood: Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour

$39
Per adult
74% of travellers recommend

Reviews of El Segundo

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Top Destination

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3 - Okay 19.380733944954127%
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4/5 - Good

Verified traveler

Jun 7, 2020

It was just an over night stay.

5/5 - Excellent

Cynthia

Jun 1, 2020

Me and my friends went to eat at ensenadas sirf and turf grill. I am vegan so i found stix and straws which was right next door. Omg me and my friends loved our food from both places! Everything was amazing! Great service! Great food! 5/5

5/5 - Excellent

Verified traveler

Apr 5, 2020

Easy laid back and very clean. Felt welcomed.

5/5 - Excellent

Verified traveler

Mar 22, 2020

well communicated, shopping malls, security, friendly people, I feel safe

4/5 - Good

Verified traveler

Feb 25, 2020

The area provided easy access to LAX and beaches.

4/5 - Good

Verified traveler

Feb 17, 2020

Blue Butterfly is a great place to have coffee located on Main St......just 5 min away from the hotel.

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