Destination guide

Why people love visiting lively Silver Lake

Take a holiday to Silver Lake and enjoy the area's architecture, live music and art galleries. This cosmopolitan and scenic city entices travellers with its lake and theatres. Hollywood Walk of Fame and Dolby Theater 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.


Sightseeing in and around Silver Lake

Are you hoping to discover things to do in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Silver Lake a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Warner Brothers Studio (5.9 mi / 9.5 km)
  • Universal Studios Hollywood® (6.2 mi / 9.9 km)
  • Sony Pictures Studios (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)
  • Santa Monica Pier (14.2 mi / 22.9 km)
  • NBC Studios (5.9 mi / 9.5 km)
  • Raleigh Studio Hollywood (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Silver Lake

Travellers appreciate the panoramic lake views and breathtaking sunsets, which is just a taste of what Silver Lake has to offer. Whether you're an active traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Silver Lake is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Venice Beach (13.9 mi / 22.4 km)
  • Griffith Park (3.2 mi / 5.1 km)
  • La Brea Tar Pits (5.4 mi / 8.6 km)
  • Echo Park (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • Barnsdall Art Park (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • MacArthur Park (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Silver Lake

The nearest airport is in Burbank, CA (BUR-Bob Hope), located 9 mi (14.4 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Santa Monica, CA (SMO-Santa Monica Municipal), which is 11.6 mi (18.7 km) away.

Where to stay near Silver Lake?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 454 holiday rentals near Silver Lake. From 158 Houses to 233 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 Silver Lake is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Silver Lake?

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 Silver Lake:

  • Hollywood Hills: 1,759 holiday homes
  • Studio City: 2,019 holiday homes
  • Downtown: 342 holiday homes
  • Beverly Grove: 901 holiday homes
  • Brentwood: 992 holiday homes

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

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Silver Lake?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Silver Lake. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Venice Beach: 5,555 holiday rentals
  • Hollywood Walk of Fame: 5,636 holiday rentals
  • Santa Monica Pier: 1,680 holiday rentals
  • Forum: 5,724 holiday rentals
  • The Grove: 3,053 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Silver Lake listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Silver Lake?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 158 Houses in Silver Lake. Our other popular types of Silver Lake holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 233 holiday houses
  • Villas: 5 holiday houses
  • Bungalows: 11 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 Silver Lake?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 42 holiday homes with pool available in Silver Lake. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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