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 features

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)
How to get there

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 property listings offer a large selection of 103 vacation rentals near Playa Vista. From 45 Houses to 42 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 Playa Vista for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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 Playa Vista:

  • Hollywood Hills: 1,942 vacation rentals
  • Hollywood: 923 vacation rentals
  • Venice: 723 vacation rentals
  • Studio City: 2,292 vacation rentals
  • Downtown: 379 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 Playa Vista?

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

  • Long Beach: 2,686 vacation rentals
  • Venice Beach: 5,920 vacation rentals
  • Hollywood Hills: 1,942 vacation rentals
  • Universal Studios Hollywood: 4,067 vacation rentals
  • Santa Monica Pier: 1,775 vacation rentals

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 vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Playa Vista?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 45 Houses in Playa Vista. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Playa Vista include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 42 rentals available
  • Villas: 2 rentals available
  • Cabins: 2 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 Playa Vista?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 42 vacation rentals with pool available in Playa Vista. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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