Top 13 Lofts For Rent In Downtown Los Angeles, California - Updated 2024

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Los Angeles, California, is a sprawling city with dozens of different neighborhoods. The hippest and most sophisticated of all is downtown LA, the urban heart of the city. Here you’ll find some of the city’s best restaurants, famous buildings, trendiest bars, and most exciting entertainment. Because of all this, you can find many exciting activities — even when you’re on a solo adventure, there are countless amazing things to do alone in LA.

Downtown LA is a mix of contemporary high-rises and historic architecture so you’ll have every kind of vacation rental to choose from when staying here. To match the neighborhood’s urban and chic atmosphere, consider picking an industrial, historic loft that has been refurbished into a cozy living space. Read on for our picks of the top lofts for rent in downtown Los Angeles, California.

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) Superhost status, recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and amenities. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on May 20, 2024.

1. Charming loft with modern amenities (from USD 4519)

Located in Downtown Los Angeles, the 800-sq.ft (74.32-sq.m) loft features an open-plan concept, making it more spacious. Unwind in the living area and admire the city views from the vast window. If you don’t want to dine outside, you can prepare your favorite dishes in the well-equipped kitchen. Moreover, remote workers can use the Wi-Fi to attend Zoom calls while vacationing here. The property is equipped with central air conditioning and heating to keep you warm and cozy in all weather. Also, you can bring your vehicle here as you can park it in the building.

After a long day, head to the community pool and hot tub where you can soak and enjoy panoramic views of Los Angeles. Active guests can head to the gym to burn calories. Bring your furry pals to this accommodation, which has 24-hour security!

Stayed at this property?
Los Angeles, California, United States
104 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire loft 2 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
nice rooftop pool and hot tub with beautiful views
comfortable king bed in bedroom
taylor's place is a great apartment in the historic section of los angeles
the pool and hot tub are amazing
thanks for the wonderful stay at your loft apartment taylor
Cleanliness:
space was beautiful and clean really clean
place was clean and comfortable
great place super clean and comfortable
absolutely gorgeous loft it was spotlessly clean and super comfortable
the loft was very clean cozy and comfortable to be in
Host:
she was a great host
our host also generously suggested some great eats
the host was friendly and responsive providing helpful recommendations for places to visit and dine
she was very responsive super helpful thank you
great host & place will definitely be going back when returning to la
Location:
really great location and spacious apartment
great location in dtla within walking distance to many restaurants and attractions
walking distance to lots of great restaurants
if you want to take the metro is pretty close as well
the location was central and in the perfect area of where we needed to be
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2. Artistic loft in downtown Los Angeles (from USD 200)

Located in downtown Los Angeles, this 2600-sq.ft (241.55-sq.m) loft is an artistic paradise with modern amenities. It features bold colors, patterns, and quirky art pieces to add to its aesthetics.

The rental features two bedrooms and an open loft to sleep peacefully and can accommodate up to 10 guests. Prepare delicious meals in the full kitchen or order from the restaurant, cafés, and delis downstairs. The property doesn’t have a washing machine. However, there is a nearby laundrette where you can wash your clothes. In addition, you can bring up to two dogs here for an additional pet fee. Guests can also use the ping-pong and pool table to challenge themselves with a fun match.

The loft does offer any parking space, but the host can recommend paid spots nearby. Moreover, the accommodation places you close to the parks, architectural beauties, and fancy movie palaces of downtown Los Angeles.

Stayed at this property?
Los Angeles, California, United States
54 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire loft 6 Beds 10 Guests 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 10

Top guest reviews
Host:
the host was incredibly fast in response time and the self check-in was very easy
Location:
definitely an interesting place to stay
had the best time the loft was amazing amazing location
would 100% recommend staying here the location was awesome with tons to do around the area
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3. Beaux art loft in Historic Core (from USD 135)

Located on the 10th floor of a residential building, this 900-sq.ft industrial loft features high ceilings and polished floors. During downtime, you can visit the communal rooftop pool, available throughout the year during specific hours, or the shared gym to burn the vacation calories.

The interiors showcase the classic beaux arts decor and a cozy bedroom with a queen-size bed. While here, you can prepare your favorite dishes in the well-equipped kitchen and enjoy them in the dining area. The rental features portable air conditioning and heating, making it ideal for all weather. Should you wish to stay indoors, use the Wi-Fi and browse your favorite Netflix show on the TV. Moreover, guests bringing their cars can avail of the paid parking nearby.

The accommodation is close to several attractions, such as Pershing Square, Grand Central Market, The Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, and more.

Stayed at this property?
Los Angeles, California, United States
330 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire loft 2 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
rooftop element was a great touch and the living room furniture was hip
the rooftop pools looking out over town were amazing
the furniture was all extremely comfortable and the bathroom was clean with amenities included
the loft with high ceiling exposed concrete and a small balcony is beautifully furnished and very comfortable
it is comfortable beautifully decorated gets plenty of light with a nice view of downtown
Cleanliness:
everything is kept very clean and organized
the place is clean comfortable and very spacious
cindy's place was great spotlessly clean and just a lovely space to be in
the apartment was beautiful and spotless
it was clean and comfortable and we really enjoyed our stay
Host:
the host is quick to respond and has great hospitality
host was very communicative and thoughtful
cindy is a great host
cindy was an excellent host always friendly and so helpful with quick responses to any queries we had
cindy was the most responsive host i’ve ever experienced
Location:
the location was perfect
easy walk to key locations including the grand central markets
the place is perfectly located close to the grand central market
lovely place well located next door to a metro station
so many interesting places within walking distance
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4. Beautiful loft with a rooftop pool (from USD 155)

You’ll be on top of the world at this gorgeous rental! This spacious loft is both industrial yet cozy and its mix of homey furniture and eclectic art gives it a comfortable yet upscale vibe. This corner loft has high ceilings and huge windows that let in lots of sun and views of downtown LA. The open-concept space has areas dedicated to sleeping, dining, relaxing, and cooking so you won’t feel crowded at all. Guests will also have access to the building’s roof deck, which includes a dining table, lounge furniture, and a hot tub and pool!

Stayed at this property?
Los Angeles, California, United States
605 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire loft 1 Bed 3 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the view from the room was beautiful
the bed was comfortable and i enjoyed the downtown views at night
the rooftop deck pool hot tub is a nice bonus
thankfully we found a large fan for white noise and packed our earplugs
oh did i mention the pool and hot tub with breath taking views? amazing
Cleanliness:
really nice and clean loft
the place was very clean and comfortable
super clean super beautifully decorated
very clean and lovely decoration
everything was clean and fully stocked for our stay
Host:
bill was a perfect host
bill was a great host
bill was a great host
bill was a great host
bill was very accommodating and a great host
Location:
the location was great right in the city
the location is perfect as you are right in the heart of dtla
loved how close it was to the broad and grand central market
perfect location in downtown la with friendly hosting
it is a central location that has excellent access to the subway system
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5. Hip artist's loft

With its funky furnishings and unique decor, you’ll feel like an artist staying in a bohemian loft as soon as you check into this rental! The owners have created an atmosphere that is one of a kind, with eclectic decor and amenities you won’t find anywhere else. Play video games on the N64, pop a vinyl on the record player, and mix up a drink to enjoy at the handcrafted bar. The loft is bright and airy, with rounded floor-to-ceilings that let in light and great views. It has one bedroom but can sleep up to three guests with an inflatable air mattress.

Stayed at this property?
Los Angeles, California, United States
479 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire loft 1 Bed 3 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
was working remotely from her place and the wifi was great
has games and nice view from the pool
if anyone stays there definitely take advantage of the rooftop pool and jacuzzi the view was amazing
we enjoyed using the kitchen to cook food and have all the comforts of home
we felt very secure and comfortable in the loft and the king bed is super comfortable
Cleanliness:
chelsea's loft is spotless comfortable and beautifully decorated
the appartment is really clean stylish and equipped with everything you need
space is so cute and clean
the place decorated beautifully and extremely clean
very clean and stylish space we took full advantage of the rooftop jaccuzi and also enjoyed the bar set-up
Host:
host was very responsive
host is very responsive as well
excellent host and an amazing space
chelsea was a very accommodating host the loft is very cool and stylish
i appreciate the transparency from the host and would stay again
Location:
the location which is 10 feet away from the metro station is outstanding
great location and a very cute apartment
nearby to trendy restaurants and grand central
close to good shopping and food
very cool space in great central location
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6. Retro industrial loft in a central location

This loft has a cool retro vibe so you can live out all your dreams of a cool, Bohemian lifestyle! Don’t worry about sacrificing any contemporary amenities, though–the loft has everything you need for a comfortable stay such as air conditioning and a Blu-ray player with tons of apps for entertainment. There are two bedrooms with room for four guests, as well as one bathroom, a full kitchen, and a washer/dryer. You’ll be within walking distance to many of downtown LA’s best bars and restaurants so ditch the car at one of the nearby lots and explore the area on foot!

Stayed at this property?
Los Angeles, California, United States
222 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire loft 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the views from the pool are amazing
the mattresses were way comfortable i usually don't sleep so well on trips (quiet neighbors too)
there is nice coffee shop pizza place bar restaurant around the apartment
there's a rooftop pool and hot tub on the 12th floor with beautiful skyline of downtown la
Cleanliness:
the place was clean and amazing to stay at
place was clean and there was great communication we would stay here again
the apartment was clean and fun and contains basic necessities
the place was really clean and neat great bed rooms & great space
chrissy's place is great really clean and very well kept
Host:
she’s a great host
chrissy was a gracious host
the hosts were great and responded fast to all questions
chrissy was a great host
chrissy is a very responsive host
Location:
perfect location and great value
super convenient spot right next to the pershing square metro station and park
right next to pershing square station so you can easily go everywhere with the metro
close to the grand central market and numerous nice restaurants and bars
great place to stay close to all the action
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7. Penthouse with private balcony

See how the other half lives at this elegant and spacious penthouse loft! This huge rental is spread out over two floors with a spiral staircase in between. Six guests can stay in the three sleeping areas that have room dividers surrounding them for privacy. There’s plenty of space to hang as a group or have your privacy. The loft has great views of the skyline, which you can see through the huge windows, from the private balcony with patio furniture or from the rooftop pool!

Stayed at this property?
130 reviews   Wifi Available
Entire loft 3 Beds 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
gorgeous views and very comfortable beds
really loved the rooftop vibes and pool
there’s awesome views from the rooftop and i loved the shower pressure
i love the way it’s decorated and the room upstairs is cozy with an amazing view
great place plenty of room and space
Cleanliness:
space was beautiful and clean
it was very spacious clean and lots of light
the space is clean well decorated and cute i loved the place overall
checking in and out was extremely easy and the place was sparkling clean
Host:
the front desk employees were very helpful as well
Location:
the location is beautiful
great location too right in the middle of everything
great place so place walking distance
this airbnb sleeps 3 comfortably and is in close proximity to major freeways shopping and restaurants
the location was super convenient to most of the places we wanted to visit
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8. Huge private rental with lots of activities

The cool interior and endless amenities of this loft rental will make staying in feel just as exciting as going out to a club or bar! The loft has colorful, modern decor on par with any boutique hotel in the area. It has 3 bedrooms with room for up to 10 guests and the sleeping areas are also separated from the main living area so you can enjoy your privacy or gather as a group. There are also two levels so the loft never feels crowded! Mix a drink at the cool bar area and then play a few rounds of ping pong, pool, or board games.

Stayed at this property?
Los Angeles, California, United States
370 reviews  
Entire loft 6 Beds 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
would be amazing if they could fix the air conditioning system
two fridges full kitchen wifi worked funny they need to fix that a tad
there was a/c but still got pretty hot in there
as described -- very comfortable for large group
Cleanliness:
clean was clean and as pictured
Host:
staff was friendly and attentive and very friendly
pretty cool place host welcoming
responsive and friendly staff
aside from that the host was great responded quickly to all our concerns
we had minimal interaction with the hosts but they were very polite and helpful with check in
Location:
the location is great too - walking distance to lots of restaurants/ bars
entertaining and unique decor close to everything
walking distance to great restaurants & bars on spring st
the stay here was amazing great location right in the center of downtown
prime location near so many popular things to do in la
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9. Stylish Hollywood abode with views

The ideal pick for a couple or group of three looking to stay in style in the heart of Hollywood! This one-bedroom loft has an open-concept living space, but the area is cleverly divided up so you’ll feel like there are separate rooms. Sit on the couch to watch all your favorite streaming services on the TV, curl up with a book in the reading nook, or whip up meals in the fully equipped kitchen. The rental comes with gated parking so feel free to leave your car and explore the great shops and restaurants in the neighborhood on foot.

Stayed at this property?
Los Angeles, California, United States
599 reviews  
Entire loft 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
very spacious apartment with a fantastic view
i stay in air bnbs often and there certain things i look for to be comfortable
spacious tv was good with netflix and etc
the apartment is as cool in person as it looks on the website
Cleanliness:
great stay clean and great communication
and very clean apartment
sweet spot very clean excellent communication
great spot super clean and great communication on check in/out
and the towels and sheets were clean and crisp and the bed was very comfortable
Host:
great host and great place
the host was responsive and provided very thorough instructions
jeremiah was a great host
jeremiah was quick and helpful with his responses
jeremiah is an excellent host he responded very quickly when i had questions
Location:
amazing place & location
nice location in the centre of hollywood
super comfortable super stylish super location highly recommended
walking distance to hollywood walk of fame and dolby theatre
great place for a mini getaway located on sunset ave
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10. Newly renovated one-bedroom loft

This luxurious loft combines old and new and industrial and comfortable seamlessly. The cozy furniture and modern decor perfectly balance with the exposed beam ceilings and minimalist lighting. The loft has one bedroom and can host up to four guests. There is a full kitchen if you wish to cook meals, but there are also tons of LA’s best restaurants right outside the door! If exploring on foot isn’t enough exercise for you, do a few laps on the rooftop pool or work out in the building gym.

Stayed at this property?
Los Angeles, California, United States
201 reviews  
Entire loft 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
nice little balcony and bed was comfortable
nice balcony to look up at the stars comfortable bed and space overall
there is no natural light of any kind and the lighting in the apartment is insufficient
jason's place is very cool and stylish we were able to log into our hulu/netflix/youtube accounts on his tv
there are roof pool gym and nice view from the building
Cleanliness:
very clean and comfortable
very clean and relaxing space
jason's place was very clean and modern
place was clean and was much like a hotel
it was clean and tidy with everything that we needed
Host:
jason was a great host
jason was a great host
jason was a great host
jason was a fantastic host
jason was very understanding and responsive when responding to my concerns
Location:
a perfect downtown location
great location and amazing space
perfect location and easily found
beautiful location relatively close to all la locations & more
good location to many local events
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11. Luxury factory loft

The sumptuous and ornate decor in this rental are a unique complement to the loft’s industrial framework. The lush indoor plants and intricate room dividers create separate spaces that make the loft feel even bigger than it is! This rental has two bedrooms that can accommodate up to five guests comfortably. There is a kitchen you can stock with groceries from the store right nearby. Or, explore downtown LA on foot and find yourself at one of the city’s finest eateries. Cap off your evening by heading up to the rooftop for a swim in the pool while the city’s skyline twinkles around you.

Stayed at this property?
Los Angeles, California, United States
47 reviews  
Entire loft 3 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
large living room comfortable sofa bed
the space and decor were very comfortable
Cleanliness:
gorgeous place and sparkling clean
other than that everything else was great and clean
it was spacious with comfortable beds and extremely soft towels
Host:
the hosts were communicative and friendly
i already informed the host so hopefully they change the process or update the automated message
i applaud the host for transforming that loft into a beautiful place to stay
Location:
near metro near grand central market
walking distance to a lot of great places
great location for where i needed to go
great place if u want to be close to downtown la
very nice place it’s location was perfect in walking distance of the places we wanted to visit
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12. Beautiful historic dwelling with modern amenities

The crisp white walls adorned with tasteful paintings and sculptures will make you feel like you’ve rented out a chic art gallery! However, it may look upscale but it’s just as comfortable as being at home. Lounge on the cozy furniture and whip up a meal in the kitchen, complete with basics like spices and cookware. The loft has soaring ceilings and skylights that let in tons of sunshine and huge indoor houseplants that soak it up! It also has room for up to six guests, making it one of the larger rentals on this list and perfect for a group or family.

Stayed at this property?
Los Angeles, California, United States
16 reviews  
Entire loft 3 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the loft is super spacious has all the amenities of a furnished apartment and the communication is prompt
Cleanliness:
the loft was gorgeously decorated also very clean and tidy
shey’s loft was very spacious and extremely clean i would definitely come back
very great location and the place was crispy clean and super stylish
best stay so clean and host was excellent highly recommend
Host:
the host is amazing
host was suppppper nice and helpful
she is so sweet and considerate and i couldn't have asked for a better host
definitely would recommend this space and host
Location:
perfect location down town close to a ralph’s whole foods and walgreens
bed was extremely comfortable and the overall location was more than i expected
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13. Artsy accommodation with a roof deck

This stunning loft has beautiful decor straight out of a movie or TV show! The loft is industrial chic, with exposed brick walls and wood beams lining the ceiling. There is a spacious living area with cozy furniture and a variety of art and photographs on the walls. Up to three guests can stay in this rental, which has an enclosed bedroom separate from the rest of the loft. Head up to the roof deck to take a dip in the pool and take in the breathtaking panorama of downtown LA’s skyline!

Stayed at this property?
Los Angeles, California, United States
161 reviews  
Entire loft 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
this is a nice stylish loft with a super comfortable bed and all the amenities you need
the loft itself was large couch and bed were very comfortable and the 1
the space is ia large with a comfortable bed and a great roodtop patio
the living room couch is comfortable and good for a quick nap
i slept well on the bed which has a comfortable mattress (i'm picky with mattresses too)
Cleanliness:
jason’s place is clean and cozy
loft is clean comfortable and stylish
this loft was great very clean and looks exactly like the photo
the space was very nice and clean when we arrived
i loved how clean and spacious the loft was
Host:
jason was a great host
quick response time and very helpful
the host jason was incredibly responsive to all questions
jason is a great host
jason was an excellent host
Location:
great location for exploring los angeles
i love the location so many different shopping restaurant and social spots close by
a great location with a lot of good restaurants and shopping in walking distance
great place close to everything downtown
great apartment really convenient location in downtown los angeles
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Stay in downtown LA in style

Downtown LA is arguably one of the most stylish neighborhoods in the City of Angels so why not pick a vacation rental that is equally as hip and trendy? Lofts are a great choice for small or big groups, as long as everyone is ok with sharing a central living area! Not only are the lofts on our list stunning, but they also all have great amenities and are with walking distance to LA’s best restaurants, museums, and entertainment.

For a more memorable stay, book one of the apartments in downtown LA that are mentioned in this list above.

Any must-sees we missed? Tell us about them in the comments section or write a post here to help out fellow travelers!
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