Soak up sun and culture at our luxury hotel near Playa del Rey
The Ritz-Carlton, Marina del Rey hotel offers an array of activities and attractions near Playa del Rey. Just minutes from this stunning luxury hotel, the “entertainment capital of the world” boasts more than 300 museums, as well as exceptional shopping, dining and nightlife. For those who prefer the sun and sand to breathtaking cityscapes, you will find there’s no shortage of Playa del Rey activities that take advantage of Southern California’s mild weather and sparkling seas. From surfing and sunbathing to local sailing excursions, The Ritz-Carlton, Marina del Rey
is just steps from the finest beach activities Playa del Rey has to offer.
Discover the thrills of California through Disney's storytelling infamy at California Adventure Park. From Hollywood's backlot to the celebrated beach cities, explore the history and possibilities that encompass the spirit of the Golden State.
Disney’s original theme park is the perfect place to build lasting memories with the entire family. Spend a fun-filled day enjoying the rides and attractions, exploring eight magical Lands, and visiting with its famous cast of characters.
Knott's Berry Farm
35 miles / 45 minutes
Spend a day exploring America's first theme park spanning 160-acres in Southern California. Enjoy rides, games and attractions in six themed areas, and end your day with a delicious meal at the famous Mrs. Knott's Chicken Dinner Restaurant.
Universal Studios, Hollywood
24 miles / 30 minutes
Go behind the scenes of movie sets and on the thrilling rides that put you in the movies!
25 miles / 30 minutes
(323) 913-4688 Website
Griffith Park offers numerous family attractions, an assortment of educational and cultural institutions, and miles of hiking and horseback riding trails, and provides visitors an ideal environment for enjoyable recreation activities. It is the largest municipal park with urban wilderness area in the United States and is situated in the eastern Santa Monica Mountain range. Griffith Park is home to the Griffith Observatory, Greek Theatre, Autry National Center, L.A. Equestrian Center, L.A. Zoo, and more!
J. Paul Getty Museum and Getty Center
13 miles / 20 minutes
The J. Paul Getty Museum in Malibu houses works of art from Europe and the United States. The museum underwent a major renovation in 2006 that brought a unique Ancient Greek feel to the experience.
Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA)
13 miles / 20 minutes
(323) 857-6000 Website
More than 1000 works of art, reflecting a blend of movements from Southern California’s heritage, are housed at LACMA.
The Pantages Theater Los Angeles is one of L.A.'s leading homes of theater. With a history as grand and diverse as the stage and screen fare which audiences have flocked to enjoy for half a century, The Pantages is also a favorite location for TV shows and movies.
Nokia Theatre L.A. LIVE
In the center of the L.A. LIVE entertainment district, Nokia Theatre's 7,100-seat venue offers intimacy with no seat further than 220 feet from the stage. Enjoy the most popular concerts and performances, awards shows, family shows, corporate showcases, product launches, speaker series and television broadcasts emanating from the largest stage in southern California.
Enjoy outstanding music under the stars at The Hollywood Bowl, the largest natural outdoor amphitheater in the United States. The Bowl is the summer home of the Los Angeles Philharmonic and the home of the Hollywood Bowl Orchestra.
Home of the Academy Awards, Kodak Theatre is the crown jewel of the Hollywood & Highland Center retail, dining and entertainment complex located in the heart of historic Hollywood. As a premiere live entertainment venue in Los Angeles, Kodak Theatre has hosted a range of prestigious artists and events including concerts, ballets, award shows and various touring Broadway productions.
The Greek Theatre
The Greek Theatre is Los Angeles’ premiere outdoor theatre nestled in the picturesque setting of Griffith Park. This award-winning theatre is one of Los Angeles' most historic entertainment venues and has played host to some of the biggest names in entertainment, from pop to classical, reggae to rock. The legendary Greek Theatre offers entertainment to every segment of the population.
Century City Shopping Center
9 miles / 20 minutes
(310) 277-3898 / Website
Located on the westside of Los Angeles, Century City Shopping Center features over 150 of your favorite shops and restaurants, including an AMC IMAX movie theatre.
12 miles / 25 minutes
(323) 900-8080 / Website
An outdoor entertainment destination featuring shops, boutiques, restaurants, live concerts in the park and the historic Farmers Market.
Known as the epicenter of luxury fashion and designer labels, Rodeo Drive spans three city blocks with more than 100 boutiques and shops.
Santa Monica Place
5 miles / 15 minutes
(310) 260-8333 / Website
The new open-air Santa Monica Place has all of L.A. talking – A custom-designed Bloomingdale’s made for the beach-chic lifestyle, a brand new Nordstrom, and a collection of A-list retail names that bring even more star power to world-famous Santa Monica. It’s all topped by a rooftop Dining Deck with six, chef-driven restaurants and gorgeous views of the city, the mountains and the Pacific.
Third Street Promenade
The world-famous Third Street Promenade is known for its weekly farmers’ markets, fabulous dining, terrific shopping and engaging street performers. Drawing locals and world travelers alike, Downtown Santa Monica is a popular Southern California coastal destination, minutes from beaches and the Pacific Ocean.