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Playa del Rey is a quaint beach town bursting with laid-back, friendly energy. The town used to be a surfing destination, and while the relaxed surfer lifestyle still continues, surfing here is no longer possible. The proximity to the Los Angeles Airport makes this charming town an attractive place to stop and rest. It is also home to delicious Mexican cuisine, the third-smallest bar in the US, and a breathtakingly beautiful beach. Popular Los Angeles attractions such as Getty Center and Venice Canals are only a short drive away. Make Playa del Rey your destination to enjoy Los Angeles without the crowds and plenty of small-town charm.Finding your vacation rental in Playa del Rey
The vacation rentals in Playa del Rey reflect the fun and easy-going lifestyle of the town. The interiors are bright and colorful, with beach-inspired decor. Vacation rentals here are fully equipped with all the amenities you could possibly need throughout your stay. You can choose a rental right on the beach with panoramic sea views and a chance to jump in the waters any moment you’d like. Rentals with a gym are available to keep up with your fitness routine during your vacation. Oversized rentals are available for larger groups and families, with smaller, cozy rentals for couples and solo travelers. Pet-friendly rentals are available for anyone traveling with pets.
Vacations in Playa del Rey
The area and getting around
Playa del Rey is very close to the Los Angeles International Airport with many regular flights available. The distance between the airport and the town is around 5 miles, or a 10-minute drive away in a rental car or a taxi. You can also use the airport shuttle to get to downtown Playa del Rey and that takes around 10 minutes too. rideshare apps such as Uber and Lyft are widely available.Getting around Playa del Rey
You won’t need anything other than your own two feet to discover Playa del Rey. Everything is within walking distance, and you can easily get to the beach, restaurants, and bars by walking. Renting bikes is a great way of getting around the town as well. If you’d like to discover more of LA the best option is to rent a car. Public transportation to other parts of LA can be confusing and there are not a lot of options, so it is much more straightforward to travel around with a rental car.
Travelers and activities
The area around Playa del Rey offers fascinating glimpses of the past for its visitors. A short drive from Playa del Rey will take you to Will Rogers State Historic Park. Here, you can take a guided tour in the legendary actor’s house and learn about his life. You can also go for a stroll on the grounds and enjoy the serene surroundings. If you’d like to really delve into the history of our planet, there’s a place for you only a short drive away. La Brea Tar Pits and Museum offers not only a huge number of fossilized bones but an active tar pit. Here, you can observe excavations as they happen and learn about the process. You’ll also get to see an impressive amount of fossils and learn about their origins.Playa del Rey for couples
Staying at Playa del Rey opens up a plethora of options for couples on a romantic getaway together. A short distance from Playa del Rey, you can visit the Venice Canals Walkway where you can enjoy one of the most romantic settings in LA. Take a stroll by the canals and enjoy a scenic day with your partner. Go on a memorable food tour of the city with Secret Food Tour and enjoy a fun adventure together. The tour offers visitors a chance to enjoy some hidden spots with delicious food in Venice. The guides know the food in the area extremely well and all the places included on the tour feature some of the best dishes in town.
Playa del Rey means “beach of the king” in Spanish.
Top 5 travel tips in Playa del Rey
Playa del Rey’s main public beach offers a calm, quiet atmosphere with golden sands and gentle waves. Lay down your towel and spend the day listening to the sounds of the ocean. Read your favorite book without being disturbed by other people.2. Have a picnic in the park
Playa del Rey has several parks with benches and lush green lawns to sit on. Pack a picnic and head to Del Ray Lagoon, one of the best parks in town. Grab your book, soak up the sun, and enjoy the relaxing atmosphere.3. Enjoy authentic Mexican cuisine
The town’s best Mexican restaurant Hacienda Playa offers a wide range of mouth-watering Mexican dishes. Try their authentic food during your visit and prepare to be uncomfortably full of delicious food. The restaurant also offers happy hour specials for anyone craving margaritas.4. Have a drink at one of the tiniest bars in America
Harbor Room offers a unique experience to its visitors by helping them get extra cozy. The bar is the smallest one in the area, and also the third-smallest in the entire country. But don’t let the size fool you, the bartenders know how to make a masterful cocktail.5. Visit Getty Center
Only a short drive from Playa del Rey, Getty Center is home to some of the most important works of art in the world. The museum is an architectural work of art itself. You could spend an entire afternoon strolling through the different exhibits. This is a great rainy day activity.