El Segundo, CA

Travel Guide
El Segundo

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.

Where to stay in El Segundo

Sonesta Select Los Angeles LAX El Segundo
Sonesta Select Los Angeles LAX El Segundo
3 out of 5
2000 E Mariposa Ave, El Segundo, CA, 90245
The price is $135 per night from May 31 to Jun 1
Stay at this 3-star business-friendly hotel in El Segundo. Enjoy free WiFi, a free airport shuttle, and a fitness center. Our guests praise the helpful staff ...
4.1/5 Very Good! (940 reviews)
"Wszystko było ok. Szkoda, że w cenie(dość wysokiej) nie było śniadania. To duży minus."

Reviewed on May 17, 2022

Sonesta Select Los Angeles LAX El Segundo
Fairfield Inn & Suites Los Angeles LAX/El Segundo
Fairfield Inn & Suites Los Angeles LAX/El Segundo
2.5 out of 5
525 N Pacific Coast Highway, El Segundo, CA, 90245
The price is $139 per night from May 23 to May 24
Stay at this business-friendly hotel in El Segundo. Enjoy free breakfast, free WiFi, and a free airport shuttle. Our guests praise the breakfast and the clean ...
4.1/5 Very Good! (942 reviews)
"Staff are very friendly and easy to talk to."

Reviewed on May 16, 2022

Fairfield Inn & Suites Los Angeles LAX/El Segundo
DoubleTree by Hilton LAX - El Segundo
DoubleTree by Hilton LAX - El Segundo
4 out of 5
1985 E Grand Ave, El Segundo, CA, 90245
Fully refundableReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $140 per night from Jun 5 to Jun 6
Stay at this 4-star business-friendly hotel in El Segundo. Enjoy free WiFi, breakfast, and room service. Our guests praise the breakfast and the pool in our ...
3.6/5 Good! (969 reviews)
"Great location."

Reviewed on Apr 24, 2022

DoubleTree by Hilton LAX - El Segundo
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.
2 Connecting Suites with 3 beds and 1 sofabed at a Full Service Hotel by Suiteness
2 Connecting Suites with 3 beds and 1 sofabed at a Full Service Hotel by Suiteness
El Segundo, CA
The price is $370 per night from May 30 to May 31
Stay at this vacation home in El Segundo. Enjoy onsite parking, a TV, and 2 bathrooms. Popular attractions Los Angeles Forum and SoFi Stadium are located nearby. ...
2 Connecting Suites with 3 beds and 1 sofabed at a Full Service Hotel by Suiteness
2/2 Beach Bungalow With Ocean Views & Parking!
2/2 Beach Bungalow With Ocean Views & Parking!
El Segundo, CA
The price is $450 per night from Jun 1 to Jun 2
Stay at this vacation home in El Segundo. Enjoy free WiFi, onsite parking, and a balcony. Popular attractions Los Angeles Forum and SoFi Stadium are located ...
5/5 Exceptional! (3 reviews)
Great apartment in a relaxed neighborhood
"It has it all; the location is convenient from the airport but more importantly in a great neighborhood right at the beach without any of the LA traffic. The apartment is „gemütlich“ and has everything you need for a stay."

Reviewed on Apr 25, 2022

2/2 Beach Bungalow With Ocean Views & Parking!
Private Studio w/kitchenette in El Segundo - Close to Beaches, LAX & SoFi
Private Studio w/kitchenette in El Segundo - Close to Beaches, LAX & SoFi
El Segundo, CA
Stay at this golf apartment in El Segundo. Enjoy WiFi, onsite parking, and a garden. Our guests praise the comfy beds and the family amenities in our reviews. ...
4.6/5 Exceptional! (85 reviews)
Great place great neighborhood
"Highly recommend would stay again"

Reviewed on Feb 18, 2022

Private Studio w/kitchenette in El Segundo - Close to Beaches, LAX & SoFi
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.

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