Hotels in Marina del Rey, California, United States of America - your base to discover the city.
Marina Del Rey HotelsFeel like royalty as you lounge on golden beaches – fit for a King – and enjoy easy access to downtown Los Angeles, from your base at the beautiful Marina Del Rey. Luxury apartments look out over the enormous marina, where yachts bob gently in the rippling water, and lazy sea lions catch a break on jetties. With fine food, rip-roaring entertainment, and indulgent hotels in high supply, Marina Del Rey offers an unbeatable chance to live like a celebrity, and experience the lavish LA lifestyle for yourself.Things to seeYou’re spoiled for choice when it comes to the soft, sandy beaches around Marina Del Rey. Try Venice Beach for a lazy day’s bronzing, or to spot dolphins playfully splashing in the waves off Victoria Fishing Pier. The peaceful Playa del Rey beach, on the other hand, is the ideal setting for slow sunset strolls - especially after you’ve filled up on food from the waterfront restaurants. The marina itself is home to more than 5,000 boats, so you’ve no excuse not to try your captaining skills while you’re here. Everything from romantic sailing boats to ultra-fast jet-skis can be rented - so don’t be afraid to let loose. Safely dock before trying a cinema experience with a difference at AMC Loews Marina 6. Forget the typical overpriced popcorn, here you can sink into a soft recliner seat, before pressing a magic button to summon your waiter. Sit back and order delicious food and drink from an extensive gourmet menu - including fiery burgers, and flaky grilled salmon. Hotels in Marina Del ReyThrow open the curtains in the morning, and lie back with a coffee to watch as the gleaming white yachts on the marina come to life. The top Marina Del Rey accommodation can offer gorgeous palm-tree lined swimming pools, and views of both the glittering harbor below, and the central cluster of skyscrapers in downtown LA. Even if you spend a little less on your hotel, you’ll still be able to enjoy a balcony with soft seating – perfect for catching a little sun – and a spacious room, offering WiFi, a flat-screen television, and air conditioning. With outdoor swimming pools, and fitness centers also in good supply here, any downtime can be spent putting the finishing touches into your beach body.Where to stayThe marina itself offers some great hotel choices, and you’ll detect the tempting smell of frying fish wafting out from the restaurants of Fisherman’s Village. If you’re feeling romantic, explore one of the world’s largest marinas in a candle-lit gondola, gorging on chocolates and wine, with just the stars glowing above you. Another option is to stay along Venice Beach’s shorefront. Stroll along the lively boardwalk to see swirling street art, shop for souvenirs, and explore the market - where you can buy everything from freshly baked cookies to temporary tattoos - as buskers bash the ivories of battered pianos in the background.How to get to Marina Del ReyGetting to Marina Del Rey is a breeze thanks to its close proximity to Los Angeles International Airport. As one of the world’s busiest airports, you won’t struggle to find a flight, and will be just 10 minutes’ bus ride away from Marina Del Rey on touchdown. Downtown Los Angeles is around 30 minutes’ drive away, and Amtrak’s Pacific Surfliner and Coast Starlight trains give you another way to arrive in LA. They head to Union Station from cities including San Francisco, Seattle, and San Diego.