7 Best Castle Hotels In and Near Los Angeles, California - Updated 2023

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What experience could be more fairytale-like than living in a castle as royalty? Believe it or not, this dream can turn into reality even in this modern age. Most people come to Los Angeles to check out its palm tree-lined roads and educational establishments such as the California Science Center, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, and Griffith Observatory. However, while Los Angeles may be known for its top theme parks and amusement parks, or its sandy beaches, it has quite a few hidden gems for those looking for a unique vacation. Here in Los Angeles, California sits some of the best castle hotels to fulfill and even build one’s childhood! Be ready to travel back in time, or even in a different world, as these hotels enchant you and lead you to a magical trance. Scroll down for the best castle hotels in and near Los Angeles, California.

1. The Mission Inn Hotel and Spa (from USD 229)

A hotel near Los Angeles, California, The Mission Inn Hotel and Spa is nothing short of class as they treat guests like royalty, complete with elegant and grand architecture. The rooms are clean and spacious and have controls for heating and cooling. Select rooms have a fireplace, a sitting area, and a dining area. Guests can have internet access by availing it for 9.95 USD per day.

An on-site bar and five restaurants are accessible to guests as well. Other amenities include spa services, an outdoor pool, a fitness center, a massage, a sauna, and free parking. The neighboring locations and sites include Mission Inn Museum, Riverside Art Museum, California Museum of Photography, Rubidoux Drive-In, Van Buren Drive-In Theatre, and others.

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The Mission Inn Hotel and Spa

Wifi Available

Address: 3649 Mission Inn Avenue
90.15 km (56.1 mi) from Hollywood Bowl

Parking Restaurant Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-hour front desk Sauna Fitness centre

Other castle accommodations in and near Los Angeles

2. Magical castle with a pool (from USD 835)

Make your dream vacation come true in this restored castle in Hollywood Hills. With reclaimed wood, authentic concrete floors, vintage wrought-iron French doors, and even a stone shower, this should be on top of your list of places to stay in Los Angeles.

Have a relaxing and luxurious vacation and feel like you’re staying at a 5-star hotel in Los Angeles, California. Enjoy unwinding on the balcony, swimming in the pool, or taking leisurely walks in the private courtyard and garden. End your day by soaking in the private hot tub, or just hanging around the fire pit. Enjoy all these with your beloved pet as this is a pet-friendly property.

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Los Angeles, California, United States
4.7 km (3.0 mi) from Hollywood Bowl
96 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 3 Beds 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
amenities were great and the house is so comfortable and calming
the main shower felt like you were showering outside
the property was luxurious yet comfortable with a well equipped kitchen
we used the pool and hot tub which was great
Cleanliness:
the bath towels - very clean and new
the pool is sparkling clean and secluded
it was so beautiful clean and relaxing
the place was comfortable and clean
aside from the interior which was clean modern and unique
Host:
amazing home and great host with quick response time
beautiful haven and a wonderful host
debra is a wonderful host and will accommodate in any way she can
debra is the most fantastic host
debra was a very helpful and warm host from the beginning
Location:
the neighborhood is quiet but very close to restaurants and other fun stuff
perfect for a weekend trip with close friends or loved ones
a great retreat that super close to where you need to go
what an amazing place totally unique beyond comfortable gorgeous calm everything you could ever want
amazing location great host beautiful property i will definitely be back to stay with debra again
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3. Luxury castle with rooftop hot tub (from USD 1707)

Sleep in a turret and live your fairytale princess dreams! This 100-year-old castle has all it takes to offer a luxurious castle stay right in the midst of Los Angeles. The arched entrances, luxurious satin drapes, and heavy wooden doors perfectly co-exist with the new amenities such as plush sofas, smart TVs, and even a rooftop lounge with a hot tub. Imagine soaking in soothing jets of warm water while enjoying the city view.

Cook warm meals in the fully equipped kitchen and enjoy your meals at the huge formal dining table or have more casual meals in the glass-covered dining space. You can also have fun with your fur baby in this pet-friendly property!

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Los Angeles, California, United States
1.1 km (0.7 mi) from Hollywood Bowl
63 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Castle 8 Beds 16 Guests 6 Bedrooms 6 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 16

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
tons of space very comfortable and the hot tub on the roof is perfect
amazing stay plenty of room to sleep many guests
Cleanliness:
place was clean my favorite la staycation so far
Host:
james was the perfect host
hosts were very responsive
james was so kind and very responsive
he was so accommodating and helpful
merone & james are excellent host and my family and i will certainly be returning in the future
Location:
great location with many bathrooms and bedrooms
best location i have ever booked amazing space value was outstanding real life upscale castle
this place was amazing and unique
this place is totally awesome
it was worth seeing my kids so excited to stay in such a unique and cool place
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4. Mythea Castle (from USD 1850)

Providing a memorable and luxurious experience, Mythea Castle is a European-style castle located in the prestigious area of Laguna Hills, CA. In and out, the hotel is designed with grandiose and sophisticated details such as iron gates, fencing, flooring, and wall decor. Wake up to the sight of the breathtaking sunrise along with the view of nature right in your bedroom.

Much like luxury hotels in Los Angeles, guests can enjoy an outdoor pool and two hot tubs, a bar, a golf pit, a full-scale piano bar, and an in-room sauna on this property. Guests can take a stroll in the estate’s backyard or even visit nearby locations such as Laguna Beach, Fashion Island, Universal Studios, neighboring parks, and others.

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Laguna Hills, California, United States
84.88 km (52.8 mi) from Hollywood Bowl
35 reviews   Wifi Available
Castle 7 Beds 13 Guests 7 Bedrooms 8 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 13

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the pool is not heated which is amazing for a property of this price range
Host:
check in was extremely easy and what a wonderful host
the grounds keeper (duke) was a sweetheart and showed us around which was helpful
the host was so hospitable responsive and thoughtful and michelle a pleasure to deal with
Location:
great place we used it for our million dollar masterminding and it was perfect
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5. Lobo Castle

The exterior of Lobo Castle alone will bring guests and other visitors to a jaw-dropping stance as they will be enchanted with the exquisite stone architecture of the castle tower. With an experience that will bring you back to Medieval times, the guest room here can accommodate two guests, perfect for couples. It has a bedroom with two beds and a private bath that has a hot tub. The spiral staircase in the bedroom gives a fairy-tale vibe. A full kitchen with a potbelly wood-burning stove is available for guests to use. The lagoon-style pool and spa services can also be accessed by scheduling an appointment. Guests can lounge or take a stroll in the courtyard and the beautiful garden. The beach is 10 minutes from the castle.

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Agoura Hills, California, United States
42.85 km (26.7 mi) from Hollywood Bowl
59 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire guesthouse 2 Beds 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
huge yard with a nice pool
Cleanliness:
clean and very friendly host
Host:
great host awesome place to stay
the best part is the hosts
denise was a great host
denise and her husband were excellent hosts
down to earth host very friendly environment place is a gem
Location:
location was great
beautiful and incredibly peaceful location
we had a great time exploring malibu lobo castle is a great location
the space is very unique with a comfy loft area and beautiful location
a great place to stay
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6. Luxurious guest room with grand piano

This accommodation is an authentic country-style French Normandy estate that offers accommodation in their guest rooms. It has a capacity for a total of 18 guests. This historical abode features three suites, two guest rooms, and a common bathroom with a hairdryer and other essentials. The Bay Window guest room has a tree-top view and a Juliet balcony. However, guests can choose other rooms that have different views. Other amenities present in the accommodation include a formal dining room and a living room with cathedral-like ceilings, a grand piano, and a fireplace. Different antique shelves and machines are present and accessible to guests. Outdoor activities can also be enjoyed in the garden swing or on the huge formal outdoor table under the pergola. Guests have easy access to nearby sites such as Rosebowl, Old Pasadena shopping, Downtown LA, and others.

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16.93 km (10.6 mi) from Hollywood Bowl
155 reviews   Wifi Available
Private room in castle 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
wifi works great
the bedroom was a bit chilly but the space heater worked well
the view from the room is nice and it was a pleasant stay overall
we loved the view we stayed in the bay window room
wifi worked well and the bedroom and shower were clean
Cleanliness:
our room was clean and the bed was very comfortable
i prefer something a bit more clean and tidy
the shared bathroom was clean with needed amenities
it was clean and on an opposite wing of owners which made it private
Host:
the host and family are friendly and welcoming
very friendly and helpful hosts
sherry was a great host she made us feel at home instantly
amazing host w an amazing place
sherry went above and beyond great hosts
Location:
great location in la cañada
the location is ideal for travelers
great location easy freeway access
gorgeous location for a great value
the whole neighborhood is beautiful to walk in as well
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7. Mini-castle with ocean views (from USD 295)

Lodge in this mini-castle at Magical Malibu Ranch to experience a fantasy-like life in seclusion with nature. This unique stone apartment can pass for a two-floor mini-castle. A cozy and welcoming living room is on the upper floor along with a simple kitchen equipped with essential appliances and a mini-fridge. There is also a stairwell on the same floor that will lead to the bedroom and bathroom. The cave-like home has a comfy double bed and a bathroom with a shower and essentials. Guests will enjoy their vacation in this ranch where they can encounter 19 chickens in the area. WI-FI is available in the area, although it can be is unstable. This will encourage guests to enjoy the scenery or even have a picnic in the hills with the ocean view.

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Malibu, California, United States
39.39 km (24.5 mi) from Hollywood Bowl
173 reviews   Wifi Available
Castle 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
wifi is a little spotty so it made streaming difficult but there are some excellent dvd choices
the bed and bedding/pillows were so comfortable
Host:
great hospitality from the host and they even provided us fresh eggs and tomatoes from the garden
people say lots of places are one of a kind this one really is
Location:
this was the perfect place to be close yet far away
this is a very special location
it's also super close to good spots on the beach and great hikes like solstice canyon
perfect for a getaway from the city while staying close to all the local shops
bed is comfy location is perfect for hiking and visiting beaches
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Experience being modern-day royalty

Guests can now experience being modern-day royalty or relive childhood memories with these castle hotels. These establishments turn into reality the fantasies of elegance and grandeur that many dream of. You can try it for yourself by checking the accommodations listed above.

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Frequently asked questions about castle hotels in and near Los Angeles, California

1. Which castle hotels and accommodations in and near Los Angeles have a pool?

Beat the dry and hot Los Angeles weather by taking a cool and refreshing plunge in a pool. The Mission Inn Hotel and Spa and Mythea Castle both have pools.

2. Which castle hotels and accommodations in and near Los Angeles have parking?

Don’t worry about parking by choosing any of the following properties as your home in Los Angeles - The Mission Inn Hotel and Spa, this Hollywood Hills castle with a pool, this luxury castle with rooftop hot tub, or Mythea Castle. Take your pick!

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