Destination guide

Delight in the picturesque landscape of Altadena

Enjoy the architecture and other features of Altadena. Well known for its hiking, shopping and restaurants, this romantic city won't disappoint. Hollywood Sign and Warner Brothers Studio 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.


Sightseeing in and around Altadena

Are you searching for top things to see and do in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that Altadena has to offer. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Warner Brothers Studio (11.8 mi / 19 km)
  • Universal Studios Hollywood® (13.2 mi / 21.2 km)
  • NBC Studios (11.4 mi / 18.4 km)
  • Kidspace Childrens Museum (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)
  • Los Angeles Zoo (9 mi / 14.4 km)
  • Walt's Barn (9.8 mi / 15.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Altadena

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, Altadena is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Griffith Park (9.3 mi / 15 km)
  • La Brea Tar Pits (15.5 mi / 24.9 km)
  • Huntington Library (5 mi / 8.1 km)
  • Los Angeles Arboretum and Botanic Gardens (6 mi / 9.7 km)
  • Verdugo Mountains (7.2 mi / 11.6 km)
  • Heritage Square (8.5 mi / 13.6 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Altadena

Fly into Burbank, CA (BUR-Bob Hope), the closest airport, located 12.4 mi (19.9 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Van Nuys, CA (VNY), which is 20 mi (32.2 km) away.

Where to stay around Altadena?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 186 vacation rentals near Altadena. From 102 Houses to 19 Bungalows, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Altadena for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Altadena?

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 Altadena:

  • Hollywood Hills: 1,940 vacation rentals
  • Hollywood: 928 vacation rentals
  • Venice: 718 vacation rentals
  • Studio City: 2,323 vacation rentals
  • Downtown: 376 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 Altadena?

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

  • Hollywood Hills: 1,940 vacation rentals
  • Universal Studios Hollywood: 4,159 vacation rentals
  • University of Southern California: 2,204 vacation rentals
  • University of California Los Angeles: 3,973 vacation rentals
  • Los Angeles Convention Center: 6,050 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Altadena 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 Altadena?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 102 Houses in Altadena. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Altadena include:

  • Bungalows: 19 rentals available
  • Cottages: 19 rentals available
  • Villas: 3 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Altadena?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 47 vacation rentals with pool available in Altadena. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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