Downey is a city full of variety, with cultural landmarks, engaging attractions, green spaces and places to eat and drink. Visit the home of the world-famous musician duo, The Carpenters, see a live performance, visit the site of the birth of NASA, or have a meal at the world's oldest MacDonald's, opened in 1953. Whether you are a family needing a practical lodging or a couple looking for luxury house rentals, your dream accommodation is waiting for you in Downey!
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Popular Rental Amenities in Downey
Finding an accommodation with a pool shouldn't be too difficult in Downey. One-third of the properties include one. Additionally, vacation rentals with pools in Downey cost, on average, $216 a night. Most of the listed accommodations with pools are hotel room. most of Downey's accommodations offering a pool are located within two miles of water, choose between some pool time or waterfront moments.
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Palate pleasures in Downey Ca
Downey is a cosmopolitan city, and this is reflected in the deliciously diverse cuisine it offers. Head to the Lock & Key Social Drinkery and Kitchen to try their famous 40oz Tomahawk steak; dry-aged for 28 days, it packs a lot of flavor and is hugely popular. Be sure to make a reservation if you are dining late, otherwise be ready for a long wait to be seated.
For some Mexican cuisine, head over to the highly recommended Tempo Cantina for their sumptuous tacos and the grilled octopus. Enjoy the margaritas and music with your meal. Other Mexican cuisine gems include Acapulco, which has a fun live Mariachi Band to accompany your dining experience.
Arts and Culture
Downey Theatre hosts all sorts of live performances, musicals, and shows throughout the year. The theatre is home to both Downey Symphony Orchestra, which stages classical music pieces, or the Downey Civic Light Opera, whose focus is on Broadway-style musicals. Visit the theatre's website for access to their calendar of events.
Early planners can catch ballet shows and stage performances by South Bay Ballet and Whittier Community Theatre respectively, who hold several performances a year. Be blown away by the sheer talent of the artists as they stage dance shows, orchestras, musicals, drama, and comedies at local venues.
Adventures for Kids and the Whole Family in Downey
For some low-impact activities with the children, explore Downey's great selection of parks. Spend a day at Furman Park's beautiful 15-acre greenery, playing baseball, tennis, or biking. Let the kids run wild at the playgrounds while you barbecue at the gazebos. Check out the Duck Pond at Wilderness Park or Apollo Park's Aquatic Centre and Skate Park.
Families of daredevil kids will want to head to Knott's Berry Farm, a theme park home to a host of white-knuckle rollercoasters and rides. It's less crowded than nearby Disneyland, with short wait times for attractions and a fun, relaxed atmosphere. Historical buildings and a retro feel make this a great alternative venue for parents looking to get their children out of house rentals for a day of thrill-seeking.
Nightlife in Downey
After a day exploring the city, it's time to leave your house rentals and head out for a night of wining and dining. Relax at the small but cozy Goddti Nightclub's lounge. Enjoy the trendy ambience and dance to hip music on either of their two dance floors. Call ahead to confirm club activities as they have different themes each night, such as comedy or reggae night.
Should you feel peckish, Bajo's Grill & Lounge serves delicious tacos, chicken wings, and other appetizers with its drinks. Enjoy the fairly priced selection of liquors, beers, and delicious cocktails during Happy Hour.
A Virtual Trip to the Moon
A must-see when you're in Downey is the Columbia Memorial Space Center where the Apollo Space Program (NASA) was birthed. Explore a full-size model of the space shuttle and displays that have many interesting details on the technical aspects of the Apollo program. Children will enjoy hands-on science experiments and exciting interactive exhibits such as spacesuits and marbles to test the velocity of travel. Be sure to call ahead and select days that have fewer school field trips to avoid congestion.
Pack in some exercise and gorgeous scenery at the Arroyo Pescadero hiking trail. At certain altitudes, you will be rewarded with views of nearby Los Angeles and Orange County - a great place to witness the California sunset. For a gentler trail, head over to the popular Hell Park for fantastic views of New Port Beach and the famous Hollywood sign. There is limited parking though, so expect to hike at least half a mile to get to the trail.
Information about vacation rentals in Downey
|🏡 Vacation rentals||156 properties|
|💳 Possible discounts||up to 41%|
|🌙 Nightly prices starting at||$67|
|⭐ Popular amenities||Internet, Air conditioning and TV|
|🐾 Pet friendly accommodations||19 properties|
|🏊 Vacation rentals with pools||67 properties|
Frequently Asked Questions
What is the typical nightly price for a vacation home in Downey?
The average accommodation in Downey is priced at $67 per night. If you’re interested in a house rental, the average price is $356 per night. A apartment rental Downey will cost $231 per night on average.
How many vacation rentals are available to book in Downey?
There are currently 156 rentals to choose from for your upcoming trip.
What amenities are most popular for vacation homes in Downey?
Travelers look for Internet, Air conditioning, and TV when booking a vacation rental in Downey.
How many vacation homes with a pool are there in Downey?
There are 67 rentals across 5 providers in Downey.
Are dogs allowed in vacation homes in Downey?
Finding a vacation home in Downey that allows dogs is definitely possible, with 19 pet-friendly available.
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