Destination guide

Take in the waterfront beauty of Playa Vista

Come and experience Playa Vista and its architecture, monuments and history. There's no shortage of things to see and do in the area.Sony Pictures Studios and Venice Beach are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around Playa Vista

Are you looking for attractions to see during your stay? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Playa Vista a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Sony Pictures Studios (3.3 mi / 5.2 km)
  • Santa Monica Pier (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
  • Universal Studios Hollywood® (11.7 mi / 18.8 km)
  • Warner Brothers Studio (13 mi / 20.9 km)
  • NBC Studios (13.3 mi / 21.4 km)
  • Venice Beach Boardwalk (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Playa Vista

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Playa Vista is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Venice Beach (3.5 mi / 5.7 km)
  • La Brea Tar Pits (7 mi / 11.2 km)
  • Griffith Park (13.4 mi / 21.5 km)
  • Marina Beach, Mother's Beach (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
  • Dockweiler State Beach (2.9 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Venice Beach Boardwalk (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)

Transportation to and around Playa Vista

The nearest airport is in Los Angeles, CA (LAX-Los Angeles Intl.), located 2.3 mi (3.8 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you can also fly into Santa Monica, CA (SMO-Santa Monica Municipal), which is 3.5 mi (5.7 km) away.

Where to stay around Playa Vista?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 109 holiday lettings near Playa Vista. From 52 Houses to 43 Condos/Apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Playa Vista is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Playa Vista?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Playa Vista:

  • Hollywood: 939 holiday homes
  • Hollywood Hills West: 1,921 holiday homes
  • Montecito Heights: 24 holiday homes
  • Downtown: 393 holiday homes
  • Pacific Palisades: 1,623 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Playa Vista?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Playa Vista. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Hollywood Hills: 1,933 holiday lettings
  • Los Angeles Union Station: 5,962 holiday lettings
  • Los Angeles Convention Center: 6,078 holiday lettings
  • Westfield Topanga: 4,829 holiday lettings
  • Long Beach: 2,690 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Playa Vista listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Playa Vista?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 52 Houses in Playa Vista. Our other popular types of Playa Vista holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 43 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 2 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 2 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Cottages and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Playa Vista?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 50 holiday homes with pool available in Playa Vista. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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