Destination guide

Why people love visiting exciting Century City

The area's entertainment and opera are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Century City. This city is cosmopolitan and romantic, recognised for its shopping, restaurants and beaches. Sony Pictures Studios and J. Paul Getty Museum are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of holiday homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Activities and attractions in Century City

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Century City a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Sony Pictures Studios (2.7 mi / 4.4 km)
  • Santa Monica Pier (5.6 mi / 9.1 km)
  • Universal Studios Hollywood® (6.5 mi / 10.5 km)
  • Warner Brothers Studio (8 mi / 12.8 km)
  • NBC Studios (8.3 mi / 13.4 km)
  • 20th Century Fox Studio (0.6 mi / 0.9 km)

Seasonal weather in Century City

If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your holiday, September, August, July and October are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 21°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Century City

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Century City is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Venice Beach (5.9 mi / 9.5 km)
  • La Brea Tar Pits (3.5 mi / 5.7 km)
  • Griffith Park (9.3 mi / 15 km)
  • Beverly Gardens Park (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Will Rogers Memorial Park (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Franklin Canyon Park (4.4 mi / 7.2 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Century City

Fly into Santa Monica, CA (SMO-Santa Monica Municipal), the closest airport, located 3.3 mi (5.4 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Los Angeles, CA (LAX-Los Angeles Intl.), which is 7.8 mi (12.6 km) away.

Where to stay near Century City?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,268 holiday rentals near Century City. From 505 Houses to 500 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 Century City is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Century City?

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 Century City:

  • Hollywood Hills: 1,760 holiday homes
  • Studio City: 2,076 holiday homes
  • Venice: 704 holiday homes
  • Downtown: 327 holiday homes
  • Ocean Park: 793 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 Century City?

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

  • Westfield Century City: 5,818 holiday rentals
  • 20th Century Fox Studio: 5,842 holiday rentals
  • Annenberg Space for Photography: 5,305 holiday rentals
  • Venice Beach: 5,713 holiday rentals
  • Long Beach: 2,565 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Century City 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 Century City?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 505 Houses in Century City. Our other popular types of Century City holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 500 holiday houses
  • Villas: 59 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 34 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 Century City?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 347 holiday homes with pool available in Century City. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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