Redondo Beach, CA

Travel Guide
Redondo Beach showing a sandy beach and general coastal views
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

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, 90278
The price is $152 per night from Oct 16 to Oct 17
Stay at this 3-star business-friendly hotel in Redondo Beach. Enjoy free breakfast, free WiFi, and a fitness center. Our guests praise the breakfast and the ...
3.7/5 Good! (1,005 reviews)
"It was a great weekend for us thank you for all the good hospitality we love it 😃"

Reviewed on Oct 1, 2022

Sonesta Redondo Beach & Marina
Sonesta Redondo Beach & Marina
3.5 out of 5
300 N Harbor Dr, Redondo Beach, CA, 90277
The price is $208 per night from Oct 23 to Oct 24
Stay at this 3.5-star business-friendly hotel in Redondo Beach. Enjoy free WiFi, breakfast, and room service. Our guests praise the helpful staff and the clean ...
4.3/5 Excellent! (1,000 reviews)
Views made the day
"Very clean room with awesome ocean/marina view. The A/C system fan was loud. This may be a bit "picky" but this is the first hotel that did not provide complimentary bottle(s) of water."

Reviewed on Sep 26, 2022

Portofino Hotel & Marina
Portofino Hotel & Marina
4 out of 5
260 Portofino Way, Redondo Beach, CA, 90277
The price is $269 per night from Oct 9 to Oct 10
Stay at this 4-star boutique hotel in Redondo Beach. Enjoy free WiFi, a marina, and 2 bars/lounges. Our guests praise the helpful staff and the clean rooms in ...
4.1/5 Very Good! (1,000 reviews)
We will stay at another hotel next time.
"The view of the ocean was amazing. But the service was subpar. We asked four times for a luggage rack, were told it would be sent up, and never received one, so we finally gave up. Our coffee pot didn't work, and they were going to fix it, but it never happened. I finally mentioned it to housekeeping, ..."

Reviewed on Sep 20, 2022

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.
Ramada Limited - Redondo Beach - Walk to the beach
Ramada Limited - Redondo Beach - Walk to the beach
Redondo Beach, CA
Stay at this hotel in Redondo Beach. Enjoy free WiFi, onsite parking, and a patio. Popular attractions Redondo Beach Pier and Vincent Park are located nearby. ...
4.7/5 Exceptional! (18 reviews)
"What a gem of a place! Clean, safe, comfortable, friendly staff. Great price! Couple block walk to the beach and pier."

Reviewed on Sep 25, 2022

No extra fees!!! Upper Riviera Village Loft- great for those visiting relatives!
No extra fees!!! Upper Riviera Village Loft- great for those visiting relatives!
Redondo Beach, CA
Stay at this apartment in Redondo Beach. Enjoy free WiFi, onsite parking, and a patio. Popular attractions Torrance Beach and South Coast Botanic Garden are ...
4.9/5 Exceptional! (8 reviews)
Nice quiet studio space! Comfortable bed requires ladder climbing.
"We enjoyed the friendly hosts, nice beach cities location, the clean and cute set up, and the quiet and quaint neighborhood. The only "need to know" thing would be the ability to climb a vertical ladder to the comfortable queen bed in the loft is important."

Reviewed on Sep 6, 2022

Burnham Beach Cottages #2-Block to Beach!
Burnham Beach Cottages #2-Block to Beach!
Redondo Beach, CA
Stay at this family-friendly cottage in Redondo Beach. Enjoy free WiFi, onsite parking, and a garden. Popular attractions Redondo Beach Pier and Vincent Park ...
4.8/5 Exceptional! (86 reviews)
Charming bungalow
"Mike was very helpful. We enjoyed the various outdoor seating areas. Beautiful landscaping."

Reviewed on Sep 1, 2022

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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