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11 Best Beachfront Airbnbs In Los Angeles - Updated 2020

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A candlelight dinner while watching the sunset over the Pacific Ocean, a dip in the pool after a long day by the Venice or Manhattan Beach, or a soak in a hot tub after a stroll by the beach on a cold winter evening, all while you are just a few steps away from the ocean! Want more? How about relaxing on a patio or in a beautiful garden by the beach while having a glass of wine right after a walk from the Venice Boardwalk or Abbot Kinney Boulevard or after a bike ride exploring Venice and Santa Monica. Sounds even better? Beachfront homes at Los Angeles let you explore the city at its best. They come in various forms, from entire homes to private suites or condos. They offer clean rooms, comfortable beds, kitchen and many other basic amenities along with some fun elements to make your stay pleasant and memorable. Here are the best beachfront Airbnbs in Los Angeles.

1. Spanish-architecture pool house with a hot tub (from USD 128)

This Spanish-style pool house provides a studio room, with two single beds, that can accommodate two guests. There is also a private outdoor bathroom, a pool and a surfboard. You can leisurely have breakfast by the pool, or cool yourself in it after a long day of activities by the beach, or just relax in a hot tub. Try a game of dart or ping pong while you are there or borrow a bike for a ride down the beach. It is at a walking distance from Abbott Kinney and Whole Foods. Amenities include a washer, a dryer, hairdryer, WiFi, an iron, and a coffeemaker.

Venice Beach Guest Studio with Pool and Hot Tub
Venice, California, United States
702 reviews
Entire guesthouse 1 Bed 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
loved the outdoor shower and having coffee in the sun
the courtyard is an amazing place to relax by the pool or in the hot tub
we were very comfortable in the bed and loved the variety of coffee/tea available
the pool house was cozy and all the amenities made it feel like home
the pool and hot tub at the house are stunning
very clean and comfortable
it was spotless and decorated beautifully
the room was spotless and had so many thoughtful details
the house is well kept clean and has everything a tourist needs e
jana was extremely welcoming and helpful place was clean and beautiful
jana was a wonderful host
jana was a great host
jana is a really nice host
jana was a great host and gave me many good recommendations
the coolest warmest host ever exuding every great thing about california
very cute casita in a wonderful location
great location as well
perfectly located and only a short walk/ride to the beach
great location in venice as well
gorgeous pool house in great location
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2. A luxe home with a private suite near Manhattan Beach (from USD 146)

This sleek, contemporary suite can accommodate two guests. It provides one bedroom with a queen-size massaging Tempurpedic bed and a spa-style en suite bathroom. This property is situated in an affluent neighborhood on the cliffs of Playa del Rey. It is also close to Manhattan and Venice Beaches, Santa Monica, and Ballona Wetlands Eco Reserve. Amenities include WiFi, a coffee maker, a hairdryer, an iron, heating, and air conditioning.

Private Suite in Luxury Home near LAX
Los Angeles, California, United States
377 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the mattress is super comfortable
the bed was super comfy and the shower/amenities were like those at a luxury hotel
room was incredibly well presented and as described with fast communication
this bedroom air bnb is tastefully appointed and features a lovely bathroom and superb shower
the room is very beautiful modern touch in style as well as the bathroom
very clean and modern place
clean comfy and classy place
very clean and place is private
this room was so clean & modern
clean and comfortable place to stay
host was easily accessible
lovely home and responsive hosts
host was responsive after i requested a 30 min extension for check out
the host was super fast at contacting me back as well
they were very accommodating and easy to communicate with
great location and luxe style
good location and comfortable place
well located and very quiet
good location good parking
location was great for me
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3. Beachfront retreat in Playa del Rey (from USD 300)

This house is located in the California beach town of Playa del Rey. It has two bedrooms and can accommodate four guests. Each bedroom has an attached bath. This property is close to Venice, Culver City, and the South Bay. Its walkout unit sits right on the beach. You can relax on the deck while admiring the sunset, or eat dinner on the patio or unwind in its open living area after a tiring day. Amenities include free parking on the premises, a full kitchen, a washer, dryer, dishwasher, and hairdryer.

Beachfront Retreat with Patio in Playa del Rey
Los Angeles, California, United States
102 reviews
Entire guest suite 3 Beds 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
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Amenities & Room:
the beds were super comfy
amazing view great equipment cozy beds and easy communication
wonderful apartment exactly as the photos depict
room with twin beds was perfect
the apt is very well maintained and beautifully decorated
very clean and nicely decorated
the place was clean with impeccable decor
the house was clean comfortable and exactly as described
everything was clean and ready for our stay
very clean comfortable and gaining entry was a snap
david was a lovely host
david and amanda were great hosts
david was an amazing host and his place was lovely
david & amanda were friendly and respectful
and david was incredibly responsive to a few questions we had
fabulous location the townhouse is close to everything in los angeles
the location was terrific
the location was fantastic
the location is absolutely perfect
the location was absolutely amazing
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4. A spacious beachfront home for a family get-together (from USD 1495)

It is a perfect place for a family gettogether or for any large group. This three-storied home has six bedrooms and five bathrooms. There is one kitchen each on the first and second levels, one walk-out balcony each on the second and third, and the entire third floor is a private master suite. This spacious beachfront house is located in a quiet residential neighbourhood. Burton Chace Park, Dockweiler Beach, Venice Fishing Pier, AMC DINE-IN Marina and Costco Wholesale are all within 3 miles (4.8 km) from here.

Beachfront Gem in Sunny Southern California!
Los Angeles, California, United States
23 reviews
Entire house 12 Beds 6 Bedrooms 5 Bathrooms
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very clean and well managed
cleanliness: while the property is esthetically pretty it can use a deep clean
very hospitable and helpful host
a great place in a great location
great location great house comfortable for our large family
wonderful place right on the beach
great place right on the beach
great location lots of room and everything you would need for beach activities
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5. Two-storied condo with a fully equipped kitchen (from USD 389)

This beautiful two-storied beach condo has two bedrooms with two bathrooms and a patio. It can accommodate five guests. It is located on the bike path of the beach. Amenities include a kitchen, a pool, a gym, internet, cable, three parking spaces and barbecue facilities. This property is just minutes away from Venice, Santa Monica, Marina del Rey, Hollywood, and other attractions. And, is also at a walking distance from restaurants, bars, and convenience stores. The condo complex also has a ping pong table and a club room where you can play checkers or chess.

Los Angeles, California, United States
27 reviews
Private room in bed and breakfast 4 Beds 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
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there is also a lovely terrace with comfortable furniture and lovely views of the ocean and sunset
the kitchen is complete and the grill great for staying in to cook and staying
the apartment was perfect for my family we loved the space and the amenities including pool and gym
the home was very comfortable with all the amenities one could ever need
we didn't use the jacuzzi tub but the shower is massive with multiple jets and great water pressure
clean well maintained condo
very clean modern and comfortable
the house is very spacious and clean
paula is a great host
paula was an amazing host
great place as well as host
she was very responsive to anything we ask
paula & david were so kind and accommodating
great location right on the beach
amazing place to stay and a perfect location
cozy and then there are many great restaurants and watering holes in walking distance
the location of the condo is terrific
it's a quick 5 minute walk to great restaurants/bars and the market (10 minutes via beach path)
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6. Small studio just a block away from the Muscle Beach

This small, cosy studio is located on the third floor of an old building that is being reconstructed. There are no elevators. It is just a block away from the famous Muscle Beach, the iconic ‘Venice’ sign and Venice Boardwalk. Amenities include WiFi, air conditioning, central heating, hair dryer and iron.

Venice Los Angeles, California, United States
466 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
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the unit was clean and had a super comfortable mattress coffee/tea available a fridge etc
bed was super comfy
jay's apartment was nice it looked very similar to the pictures online
apartment was clean and exactly as pictured
place was extremely clean
clean and very convenient for the beach
very clean and comfortable (especially the bed )
bathroom had clean linens & toiletries which was awesome
great host went above and beyond
jay was a very thoughtful host
owner was clear with check in instructions
he was very quick to respond to my questions and was super helpful
jay was super responsive and a great host
apartment was located in a great location
nice location fairly close to the beach
really cool place at an ideal location
comfortable apartment in a great location
great location quiet and comfy
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7. A beach studio with hardwood floors and exposed brick (from USD 110)

Spend your lazy and happy days at this studio that is located right in front of the beach and some tennis courts. Featuring hardwood floors and exposed brick, the studio comes with one comfortable queen bed to accommodate two people. You can also relax and recharge on the futon couch during the day when you are too lazy to go outside. Other facilities offered here include wireless internet access and cable TV.

Boardwalk Studio, on the Beach!
Los Angeles, California, United States
144 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the couch can be made into a second bed which was perfect
excellent position comfortable accomodation to bad i have no view on the landscape
the apartment could benefit from windows that actually open it feels damp in there
a little chilly when we were there but mario provided both a fan and two heaters
really stylish room and was a fun place to stay while i visited
extremely clean place
it was a clean and comfortable stay
it’s very clean and comfortable
really clean and charming studio exactly as described
the place was super clean and comfortable
mario was an outstanding host
mario is very helpful and attentive
mario was a great host very responsive and accommodating
the host mario was very easy to communicate with
mario was a great host my friend and i truly appreciated his hospitality
the location is perfect
great location right on the boardwalk
great location positive-located right on the boardwalk
the location of this place was great literally on the boardwalk close to everything
great place and convenient location
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8. Modern studio close to Venice Boardwalk

This recently remodelled private studio is located on the Venice Boardwalk. Although it does not give views of the ocean, this famous “Buddha House” is just a few minutes away from the beach. Enjoy some colourful street performances while you are at home. Venice Canals, Venice Beach, Venice, Venice Fishing Pier, and the Venice Beach Boardwalk are all within 0.5 miles (0.8 km) from here. They provide beach towels, beach chairs and boogie boards for your perfect getaway. It is close to Abbot Kinney and Santa Monica also.

modern studio in BEACHFRONT iconic building
Los Angeles, California, United States
188 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

9. Beachfront home with views of Santa Monica and the ocean

This downtown Santa Monica home is located on Ocean Avenue along with the Santa Monica Boulevard cross-section. You could enjoy a candle-lit dinner while overlooking the sunset against the Santa Monica mountains and the ocean. Or wake up to the view of the ocean in this beautiful beachfront apartment where you find a mix of rustic and modern sensibility in every item. You are at a walking distance from the beach, 3rd Street Promenade, Santa Monica Pier and dozens of top-rated restaurants and bars.

Beachfront Santa Monica Oceanview
Los Angeles, California, United States
18 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

10. Coastal home with a beautiful garden

This breezy coastal home gives you a laidback feeling thanks to its beautiful interiors that combine a mid-century style with natural wood and rattan. This property offers a living room, a fully equipped kitchen, a bathroom, a dining room and a bedroom. You could be sipping cocktails in its garden, surfing by its doorstep, or simply relax watching the beach. Abbot Kinney, Santa Monica Pier and the famous Venice Skate Park are all close by.

Wander Venice Walk Streets at a Beachfront Garden Apartment
Los Angeles, California, United States
58 reviews
Entire apartment 2 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

11. Beachside loft with a super-comfy bed

This colourful, sunlit loft is spacious with high ceilings. It is located close to Venice Beach and the boardwalk. It is also at a walkable distance from the shopping and dining centres in Venice. This property has a full bathroom, a kitchenette and a bed with a new Casper mattress for exceptional comfort. They also provide an electric skylight for a greater experience. This Airbnb is best for short stays.

Walk to Venice Beach from a Bright, Artistic Loft
Los Angeles, California, United States
773 reviews
Entire guest suite 1 Bed 2 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Beachfront homes for a memorable getaway in Los Angeles

Airbnb beachfront properties in Los Angeles offer guests the means to reach out to all the best things in Venice - its beaches, its boardwalk, the boulevard, the pier and much more. All these properties are at about 10-15 minutes’ drive from Los Angeles International Airport. If you are looking for a nice, cosy place for your next short getaway, these are your best choices.

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