Destination guide

Travel to friendly Studio City

Enjoy the live music and other features of Studio City. This city is welcoming and walkable, recognized for its restaurants, shopping and theme park. Universal Studios Hollywood® and Warner Brothers Studio are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or friends trip, vacation rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Activities and attractions in and around Studio City

Do you want to find attractions to see in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Studio City a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Universal Studios Hollywood® (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • Warner Brothers Studio (3.3 mi / 5.2 km)
  • Sony Pictures Studios (8.2 mi / 13.2 km)
  • Santa Monica Pier (10.8 mi / 17.3 km)
  • NBC Studios (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
  • CBS Studio Center (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Studio City

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Studio City is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Venice Beach (11.5 mi / 18.5 km)
  • La Brea Tar Pits (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
  • Griffith Park (6.3 mi / 10.2 km)
  • Franklin Canyon Park (1.6 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Runyon Canyon Park (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Van Nuys Sherman Oaks War Memorial Park (3.4 mi / 5.4 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Studio City

Fly into Burbank, CA (BUR-Bob Hope), the closest airport, located 4.5 mi (7.2 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you can also fly into Van Nuys, CA (VNY), which is 7.7 mi (12.5 km) away.

You might consider catching a ride on the metro at Universal City Station for ease of access to the rest of the city.

Where to stay near Studio City?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 2,259 house rentals near Studio City. From 1,072 Houses to 731 Condos/Apartments, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Studio City is on HomeAway.

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

Whether you're travelling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Studio City:

  • Hollywood Hills: 1,962 vacation rentals
  • Hollywood: 929 vacation rentals
  • Venice: 711 vacation rentals
  • Downtown: 414 vacation rentals
  • Silver Lake: 445 vacation rentals

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

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when travelling to Studio City?

HomeAway offers a large selection of lodging choices near lovely places in Studio City. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Universal Studios Hollywood: 4,208 home rentals
  • CBS Studio Center: 6,039 home rentals
  • Universal CityWalk: 6,069 home rentals
  • Universal City Station: 6,055 home rentals
  • Venice Beach: 6,100 home rentals

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

Can I rent Houses in Studio City?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 1,072 Houses in Studio City. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Studio City include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 731 lodging choices
  • Villas: 122 lodging choices
  • Bungalows: 37 lodging choices

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation homes including Townhouses and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Studio City?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 808 vacation homes with pool available in Studio City.

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