Destination guide

Travel to arty Carson

Enjoy the art galleries and other features of Carson. Travellers to this walkable city praise the sporting events, university setting and shopping. RMS Queen Mary and Citadel Outlets are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Carson

Are you hoping to discover things to do while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Carson a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Sony Pictures Studios (14.9 mi / 24 km)
  • Knott's Berry Farm (15.1 mi / 24.3 km)
  • Santa Monica Pier (18 mi / 29 km)
  • Aquarium of the Pacific (6.3 mi / 10.2 km)
  • Medieval Times (15.1 mi / 24.4 km)
  • Redondo Beach Pier (7.5 mi / 12 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Carson

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Carson. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Venice Beach (16.2 mi / 26.1 km)
  • La Brea Tar Pits (16.5 mi / 26.6 km)
  • Wilson Park (3.9 mi / 6.4 km)
  • Wilson Park (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
  • South Coast Botanic Garden (6.2 mi / 9.9 km)
  • Hopkins Wilderness Park (6.5 mi / 10.5 km)
Transport

Travelling to and around Carson

The nearest airport is in Long Beach, CA (LGB-Long Beach Municipal), located 6.8 mi (11 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into Hawthorne, CA (HHR-Hawthorne Municipal), which is 7.4 mi (11.9 km) away.

Where to stay near Carson?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 3,863 holiday rentals near Carson. From 1,616 Houses to 1,569 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Carson is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Carson?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Carson:

  • Hollywood Hills: 1,661 holiday homes
  • Studio City: 1,988 holiday homes
  • Hollywood Hills West: 1,645 holiday homes
  • Downtown: 370 holiday homes
  • Beverly Grove: 849 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

Can I rent Houses in Carson?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 1,616 Houses in Carson. Our other popular types of Carson holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 1,569 holiday houses
  • Villas: 45 holiday houses
  • Bungalows: 145 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Cottages and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Carson?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 940 holiday homes with pool available in Carson. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.