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Redondo Beach, CA
Travel Guide

Redondo Beach showing signage and street scenes

Relax on some of the best sandy beaches in Los Angeles County and participate in many outdoor sporting activities.

Redondo Beach is one of the most popular beach cities on Santa Monica Bay. Try water-based activities, including kayaking, surfing and paddleboarding. Visit a historical museum and see documents, artifacts and photographs relating to the city. Enjoy fresh seafood and international cuisines in a pier restaurant with spectacular views of the coastline.

Take a self-guided tour of Redondo Beach Pier and King Harbor. Spot a California gray whale on a whale-watching charter or learn about marine life in an aquarium. Redondo Beach also features Riviera Village, an excellent shopping area with over 300 stores, including top-rated restaurants, bars and independent fashion boutiques.

SEA Lab is a marine conservation facility that aims to educate visitors on environmental awareness and ecology. Feed fish in a tide pool or tour the lab with a volunteer guide. Discover coastal plants growing in the native plant nursery and learn how SEA Lab volunteers work to restore local habitats.

Take a short walk to Seaside Lagoon from the center of Redondo Beach. This large saltwater lagoon is located on King Harbor. Play beach volleyball, go swimming and relax on the sand. Book a sport fishing charter in the nearby Redondo Beach Marina and take on some of California’s best game fish, including white seabass and barracuda.

Learn about this remarkable city in the Redondo Beach Historical Museum. The museum is located in the 1904 Queen Anne House and features many artifacts relating to the beach city and its surrounding areas. Take a scheduled group or self-guided tour of the museum.

Drive to this beach city about 8 miles (13 kilometers) from Los Angeles International Airport. The city has a range of upscale waterfront hotels and less expensive beach inns.

Redondo Beach is the perfect destination for visitors looking for a relaxing coastal atmosphere with a wide range of outdoor activities.

Where to stay in Redondo Beach

Sonesta Redondo Beach & Marina
Sonesta Redondo Beach & Marina
3.5 out of 5
300 N Harbor Dr, Redondo Beach, CA
The price is $169 per night from May 23 to May 23
Located in South Redondo, this romantic hotel is 0.6 mi (0.9 km) from Redondo Beach Pier and within 3 mi (5 km) of Hermosa Beach Pier and Manhattan Beach Pier. ...
4.4/5Excellent! (935 reviews)
"Great location close to the pier. Friendly staff and a very clean property. I loved it!"

Reviewed on May 11, 2021

Sonesta Redondo Beach & Marina
Homewood Suites by Hilton Los Angeles Redondo Beach
Homewood Suites by Hilton Los Angeles Redondo Beach
3 out of 5
2430 Marine Avenue, Redondo Beach, CA
The price is $134 per night from May 16 to May 16
Located in North Redondo, this hotel is 2.6 mi (4.2 km) from Lakes at El Segundo and 3 mi (4.8 km) from Toyota Sports Center. Redondo Beach Pier and Manhattan ...
4.1/5Very Good! (962 reviews)
"Very relaxing & good coffee...!"

Reviewed on May 4, 2021

Homewood Suites by Hilton Los Angeles Redondo Beach
Portofino Hotel & Marina - A Noble House Hotel
Portofino Hotel & Marina - A Noble House Hotel
4 out of 5
260 Portofino Way, Redondo Beach, CA
The price is $229 per night from May 17 to May 17
Located in South Redondo, this romantic hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Seaside Lagoon and International Boardwalk. King Harbor Marina and Redondo Beach ...
4.1/5Very Good! (979 reviews)
"I was hoping for more amenities since we paid a pretty good amount for the room we stayed in. Wish they didn't charge for the water or provided bathrobes like it stated in the description"

Reviewed on May 10, 2021

Portofino Hotel & Marina - A Noble House Hotel
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.
Cottage Is All New & Charming, Steps to the Beach
Cottage Is All New & Charming, Steps to the Beach
Redondo Beach, CA
Nestled on the beach, this South Redondo cottage is within 3 mi (5 km) of Redondo Beach State Park, Redondo Beach Pier, and Del Amo Fashion Center. Hermosa Beach ...
4.9/5Exceptional! (101 reviews)
This cottage is beautiful and beautifully located.
"This quiet, secluded little cottage is located close to restaurants and walking distance to the beach. The owner was helpful and we were happy to have off street parking. Everything was cute and clean, and the outside space made it even nicer. It was a happy stay."

Reviewed on May 5, 2021

Cottage Is All New & Charming, Steps to the Beach
Beachfront 2 Story Condo With Breathtaking Views!!
Beachfront 2 Story Condo With Breathtaking Views!!
Redondo Beach, CA
Located in South Redondo, this condo building is within a 15-minute walk of Redondo Beach State Park and Redondo Beach Pier. Hermosa Beach Pier and Del Amo Fashion ...
Beachfront 2 Story Condo With Breathtaking Views!!
Stunning Beach Pad in Heart of Town - 2blks to Beach
Stunning Beach Pad in Heart of Town - 2blks to Beach
Redondo Beach, CA
This family-friendly Redondo Beach apartment building is located near the beach, within a 10-minute walk of Palos Verdes Peninsula and Redondo Beach State Park. ...
5/5Exceptional! (3 reviews)
Beautiful , well appointed apartment with a few quirks
"The apartment had a great location . Neighbors were friendly. The kitchen was amazing. Everything you might need for food prep. Only problem we had was getting reliable heat in the LR in the morning. System did not always work even after reviewing instructions. TV system in BR was impossible. Ended ..."

Reviewed on Mar 8, 2021

Stunning Beach Pad in Heart of Town - 2blks to Beach
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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