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Top Malibu Beach Hotels

Beachfront Townhouse - Views From Every Room
4.9/5Exceptional! (38 reviews)
Houston

"Amazing"…"

Reviewed on Apr 10, 2020

Beachfront Townhouse - Views From Every Room
Malibu Beachfront Contemporary 5 Star+the Best Deck In Malibu+beachfront Jacuzzi
4.8/5Exceptional! (33 reviews)
Beautiful property

"We recently stayed at this property and had a wonderful experience. The house is beachy with beautiful upgrades to kitchen and bathrooms as well as a stunning deck to lounge on. It was raining the first two days we got there and I was worried because the outdoor furniture was not covered and I wasn’t ..."…"

Reviewed on Apr 30, 2020

Malibu Beachfront Contemporary 5 Star+the Best Deck In Malibu+beachfront Jacuzzi
The Surfrider Malibu
4 out of 5
23033 Pacific Coast Hwy, Malibu, CA
The price is $325 per night
4.8/5Exceptional! (92 reviews)

"The staff was fantastic! They were kind and courteous, the room was clean and modern. Location is wonderful. Do try the restaurant, delicious farm to table style food"…"

Reviewed on Dec 24, 2019

The Surfrider Malibu
Calamigos Guest Ranch and Beach Club
4.5 out of 5
327 Latigo Canyon Road, Malibu, CA
The price is $605 per night
4.5/5Wonderful! (229 reviews)

"Amazing amazing amazing! The location is perfection. The service is wonderful. Highly recommend for a weekend staycation for people in LA or a few nights for people traveling through."…"

Reviewed on Feb 12, 2020

Calamigos Guest Ranch and Beach Club
Malibu Beach Paradise Apartments
3.5 out of 5
22816 Pacific coast Hwy, Malibu, CA
The price is $172 per night
4.2/5Very Good! (89 reviews)

"Super cute property, booked last minute and received prompt and detailed check-in information. Will definitely stay here again soon!"…"

Reviewed on May 14, 2020

Malibu Beach Paradise Apartments
Native Malibu
2.5 out of 5
28920 Pacific Coast Highway, (b/w Paradise Cove and Zuma Beach), Malibu, CA
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4.1/5Very Good! (72 reviews)

"A very unique, hip place. Really good vibes. Dope robs"…"

Reviewed on Oct 9, 2018

Native Malibu
Malibu Country Inn
3 out of 5
6506 Westward Beach Road, Malibu, CA
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $209 per night
3.7/5Good! (305 reviews)
Really nice people and clean

"It was an excellent location and the people were really friendly. The room was clean and the bathroom was perfect. The only issue was the bed. It was really hard. One of the workers said it was a brand new designer bed and very expensive. I certainly believe him, but I said it could use a topper ..."…"

Reviewed on Feb 19, 2020

Malibu Country Inn
The M Malibu
2 out of 5
22541 Pacific Coast Hwy, Malibu, CA
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $206 per night
3.2/5 (179 reviews)

"Had a fantastic stay at the M Hotel. Sal was an absolute gentleman at the Front Desk. I would wholeheartedly recommend this Hotel."…"

Reviewed on Feb 10, 2020

The M Malibu
3 Bedroom House on the Beach
3.5 out of 5
19204 Pacific Coast Highway, Malibu, CA
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1.8/5 (8 reviews)
VERY BAD HOUSE,,OLD, DIRTY,,, VERY EXPENSIVE,,,

"TERRIBLE!!! DO NOT OFFER PROPERTIES LIKE THIS ON EXPEDIA.."…"

Reviewed on Aug 23, 2017

3 Bedroom House on the Beach
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Beach Hotels in Malibu

Known for its beaches, Malibu offers a lot for the traveler planning a beach getaway. This seaside destination has 15 beach hotels and other accommodation options to choose from, so it's easy to find one that works for you.

As you look for a place to stay near the water in Malibu, consider selecting one of these top beach hotels with positive traveler reviews.

Malibu Beach Inn - 4.5-star luxury hotel on a private beach. It features a restaurant, free WiFi, and a full-service spa. Guests love the beach locale and breakfast.

Malibu Beach Paradise Apartments - 3.5-star apartment on a private beach. Our travelers recommend its beach locale and proximity to shopping. This apartment boasts free WiFi, free parking, and in-room kitchens.

Charming Malibu Cottage: Perfect Beachtown Getaway - Romantic cottage near Zuma Beach. It offers in-room kitchens and TVs. Guest reviews highlight the beach locale and breakfast.

Beachfront Townhouse - Views From Every Room - Romantic apartment on the beach. It features a spa tub, in-room kitchens, and TVs. Guests love the beach locale and comfortable beds.

3 Bedroom House on the Beach - 3.5-star vacation home near the beach. This vacation home boasts free WiFi, free parking, and in-room kitchens.

Planning Your Trip to Malibu

If you're wondering about the local weather, you can use these monthly averages to determine the best time to visit.

  • Hottest months: July, September, August, and June, with an average temperature of 85°F
  • Coldest months: December, February, November, and January, with an average temperature of 44°F
  • Driest months: May, October, April, and November, with an average rainfall of 0.75 inches
  • Rainiest months: February, January, March, and December, with an average rainfall of 3.23 inches

Sightseeing in and Around Malibu

After getting settled at your accommodation of choice, you'll likely want to venture out and explore. If you can't wait to check out the beaches, head to La Piedra Beach or El Pescador State Beach for a relaxing day by the water. Make time for a range of local attractions, which include Broad Beach and El Matador State Beach. Other things to see and do in the area are Zuma Beach and Malibu Equestrian Park. Visitors also enjoy Malibu for its:
  • University life
  • Cafés
  • Sports
  • Surfing
  • Mountain views

Getting Around Malibu

The closest major airport is in Oxnard, CA (OXR), located 22.3 mi (35.9 km) from the city center. If you'd like to venture out around the area, you may want a rental car for your journey.

Frequently asked questions

What is Malibu like for travelers who love the beach?
Known for its beaches, Malibu offers a lot for the traveler planning a beach getaway. With 15 beach hotels and other accommodation options to pick from in this seaside destination, it’s a breeze to find one that meets your needs.
What's the best accommodation for a beach vacation in Malibu?
The Surfrider Malibu is a top 4.5-star beach hotel with a restaurant and free WiFi. Other good options for your stay near the beach include Malibu Country Inn and The M Malibu. To enjoy some time by the water, head to El Matador State Beach or Zuma Beach.
What's the seasonal weather like in Malibu?
If you’re wondering about the best time to visit, here’s what you can expect from the local weather: The hottest months are usually July and August with an average temp of 70°F, while the coldest months are December and February with an average of 56°F. Average annual rainfall for Malibu is 16 inches.
What is there to see and do around Malibu?
After arriving and settling in at your accommodation of choice, you might want to venture out and explore. If you’re excited to scope out the beaches, spend a relaxing day by the water at Malibu Lagoon State Beach or Broad Beach. Discover a variety of local attractions, which include El Matador State Beach and Zuma Beach. You can also pay a visit to Pepperdine University or Paradise Cove for more to see and do.
What's the best way to get around Malibu?
To get to Malibu, you can fly into Los Angeles, CA (LAX-Los Angeles Intl.), the closest major airport, which is located 27 mi (43.5 km) from the city center. If you’d like to venture out around the area, you may want a rental car for your journey.

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