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Things to do

Just a few local gems we love and think you’d enjoy visiting…

 

The Old Town Music Hall

This iconic theater features silent films accompanied by live organ music, plus jazz & ragtime concerts has been a town favorite since the 1960’s. If you’re a history buff you’ll love this treasured landmark! (2min. walk)

Dockweiler Beach

Dockweiler State Beach is 3.75 miles of shoreline with a hang gliding training area, and enough fire pits for everyone! Dockweiler is one of the only beaches that has fire pits and allows beach goers to have bonfires without a permit. Come relax on by the fire with your toes in the sand, enjoying the sunset at Dockweiler State Beach. (8min. walk)

El Porto Beach

El Porto is one of the most popular beaches in the South Bay area! With surfers coming from all over, this local surf spot is known for it’s underwater canyon that creates waves usually larger than those at neighboring beaches. Here you’ll also find volleyball courts, roller skaters, beach babes, and bikers loving this iconic spot. (8min. bike ride)

Manhattan Beach

Manhattan Beach is a coastal city located on the Pacific coast, south of El Segundo, and north of Hermosa Beach. This hip college town is filled with beach side bars, and a cute pier with awesome views of the South Bay. Perfect little city to visit for a night out or a bike riding beach day close to your hotel! (15min. bike ride)

The Venice Boardwalk

The World famous Venice Beach Boardwalk is not to be missed! If you are visiting the Los Angeles area, you owe it to yourself to come to Southern California’s number one visitor attraction. This free display of eccentric Venice lifestyle is definitely on our top 5 must see places! Beware you might meet some weird, crazy, amazing people along the way, but that’s what Venice is all about! (20min. drive)

Venice Canals

Man-made canals built in 1905 to recreate the appearance and feel of Venice, Italy, in Southern California. The canals make for the perfect romantic stroll! (17min. drive)

3rd Street Promenade

The Promenade is an upscale shopping, dining and entertainment complex in the downtown area of Santa Monica. (1351 3rd Street Promenade, Santa Monica, CA 90401)