Destination guide

Why people love visiting exciting Century City

The area's entertainment and opera are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Century City. This city is cosmopolitan and romantic, recognized for its shopping, restaurants and beaches. Sony Pictures Studios and J. Paul Getty Museum are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Activities and attractions in Century City

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Century City a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Sony Pictures Studios (2.7 mi / 4.4 km)
  • Santa Monica Pier (5.6 mi / 9.1 km)
  • Universal Studios Hollywood® (6.5 mi / 10.5 km)
  • Warner Brothers Studio (8 mi / 12.8 km)
  • NBC Studios (8.3 mi / 13.4 km)
  • 20th Century Fox Studio (0.6 mi / 0.9 km)

Seasonal weather in Century City

If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your vacation, September, August, July and October are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 70°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Century City

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Century City is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Venice Beach (5.9 mi / 9.5 km)
  • La Brea Tar Pits (3.5 mi / 5.7 km)
  • Griffith Park (9.3 mi / 15 km)
  • Beverly Gardens Park (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Will Rogers Memorial Park (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Franklin Canyon Park (4.4 mi / 7.2 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Century City

Fly into Santa Monica, CA (SMO-Santa Monica Municipal), the closest airport, located 3.3 mi (5.4 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Los Angeles, CA (LAX-Los Angeles Intl.), which is 7.8 mi (12.6 km) away.

Where to stay around Century City?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 1,271 vacation rentals near Century City. From 505 Houses to 505 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Century City for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Century City?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Century City:

  • Hollywood Hills: 1,759 vacation rentals
  • Venice: 702 vacation rentals
  • Studio City: 2,086 vacation rentals
  • Downtown: 325 vacation rentals
  • Silver Lake: 443 vacation rentals

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

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Century City?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Century City. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Westfield Century City: 5,808 vacation rentals
  • 20th Century Fox Studio: 5,830 vacation rentals
  • Long Beach: 2,565 vacation rentals
  • Venice Beach: 5,682 vacation rentals
  • Universal Studios Hollywood: 3,864 vacation rentals

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

Can I rent Houses in Century City?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 505 Houses in Century City. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Century City include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 505 rentals available
  • Villas: 59 rentals available
  • Cabins: 34 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Century City?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 354 vacation rentals with pool available in Century City. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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