Los Angeles Hotels & Vacation Rentals for Christmas

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Discover the Magic of a Los Angeles Christmas

If you and your family prefer a sunny Christmas rather than a white Christmas, head to Los Angeles and spend the holidays soaking up everything this bustling city has to offer. Stroll on the beach in the morning. Hike in the nearby foothills in the afternoon. And end the day at a posh restaurant in Beverly Hills. You'll also find plenty of shopping, light displays, and holiday markets. There are many Los Angeles hotels for Christmas to choose from, and there's something for everyone to enjoy during Christmas in Los Angeles.

Christmas in Los Angeles: Top Accommodations

Apartment ∙ 4 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
Venice, Los Angeles, California, United States
from $253
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4.8
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Winnetka, Los Angeles, California, United States
from $32
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3.9
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Apartment ∙ 2 guests
Playa del Rey, Los Angeles, California, United States
from $105
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4.8
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House ∙ 4 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
Silver Lake, Los Angeles, California, United States
from $233
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4.5
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House ∙ 2 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
East Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States
from $89
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4.5
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Apartment ∙ 2 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
Venice, Los Angeles, California, United States
from $215
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4.9
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House ∙ 2 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
Mar Vista, Los Angeles, California, United States
from $126
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4.8
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House ∙ 3 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
Venice, Los Angeles, California, United States
from $135
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4.8
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House ∙ 2 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
Eagle Rock, Los Angeles, California, United States
from $93
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5.0
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Where to Dine for Christmas in Los Angeles

Los Angeles teems with dining options. In fact, it's one of the best "foodie" cities in America. Keep it casual and hit up one of the dozens of food trucks all around town, or dress to the nines and splash out on a sumptuous meal at a Michelin-starred restaurant. During Christmas, special holiday menus at many restaurants delight even the most discriminating palate.

  • 1. Craft Los Angeles

    Head to Century City and enjoy the prix fixe Christmas feast at Craft Los Angeles. The restaurant serves up delectable items like steak tartare and roasted quail. Their mouthwatering pastries put you in the holiday spirit.

  • 2. Saddle Peak Lodge

    The cozy environs of Saddle Peak Lodge make for the perfect spot to enjoy a Christmas meal in Los Angeles. The restaurant offers a 4-course tasting menu with holiday favorites like turkey and mashed potatoes. You'll leave feeling jollier than Saint Nick.

  • 3. ALTA Nordic Kitchen

    Your family will feel as though you've been transported to the North Pole at ALTA Nordic Kitchen. This Swedish restaurant serves a 3-course holiday dinner on a traditional Christmas buffet platter. Children nibble on ginger snaps while grown-ups sip on mulled wine.

Best Places to Stay for Christmas in Los Angeles

Apartment ∙ 2 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
Venice, Los Angeles, California, United States
from $218
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4.9
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Apartment ∙ 2 guests
City West, Los Angeles, California, United States
from $118
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3.0
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Apartment ∙ 2 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
Art District, Los Angeles, California, United States
from $100
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5.0
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Best Holiday Attractions in Los Angeles

Christmas is one of the best times of year to visit Los Angeles. The city's mild climate allows you to enjoy outdoor activities like paying a visit to one of the many amusement parks, shopping at the Grove outdoor shopping mall, or strolling through one of the holiday markets. Indoor fun includes concerts and the ballet.

  • 1. Christmas Lights at Upper Hastings Ranch

    Los Angeles is a driving city, so you'll need to rent a car. Grab a few mugs of hot chocolate to-go, load up the family, and head for Upper Hastings Ranch. The neighborhood has been putting on one of the country's best light displays for decades. Some homeowners even dress as Santa and give out candy to children.

  • 2. Artisanal LA Holiday City Market

    Finish up your last-minute Christmas shopping at one of the best holiday markets in Los Angeles. The Artisanal LA Holiday City Market features more than 60 vendors. All of them sell one-of-a-kind gifts, some of which you might want to keep for yourself! Chefs serve up snacks to-go, perfect for taking back to your Los Angeles vacation rentals for Christmas.

  • 3. Holiday Ice Rink in Pershing Square

    Few things will put you in the holiday spirit like ice skating under the stars. The Holiday Ice Rink in Pershing Square is a glowing vision of winter in the middle of downtown Los Angeles.

Recommended Accommodations for Christmas in Los Angeles

House ∙ 4 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms
Mid City, Los Angeles, California, United States
from $158
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4.6
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House ∙ 4 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms
Melrose, Los Angeles, California, United States
from $342
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4.9
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Apartment ∙ 2 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
Palms, Los Angeles, California, United States
from $64
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5.0
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Things to Do With Your Family During Christmas Vacation in Los Angeles

Los Angeles has many activities that people of all ages will enjoy. From visiting Santa and his reindeer to taking in a day of Christmas movies, your whole family will have an unforgettable vacation in Los Angeles.

  • 1. Winter Wonderland and Santa House at the Grove

    The Grove is a Los Angeles institution. During the holidays, this outdoor shopping mall's central square transforms into a winter wonderland, complete with Santa's House, an impressive light display, and nightly performances with music and dancing.

  • 2. Christmas at Disneyland

    If you're traveling to Los Angeles with children, your trip won't be complete without a visit to Disneyland. One of the city's best places to celebrate Christmas, the famed theme park turns it up a notch with its Festive Foods Marketplace, nightly fireworks displays, and the Christmas Fantasy Parade.

  • 3. Reindeer Romp at the LA Zoo

    Head out from your Los Angeles hotels for Christmas and visit the zoo. Kids and grown-ups alike will fall in love with the reindeer at the LA Zoo. The Reindeer Village includes photo ops with Santa and antler crafts.

Top Offers for Christmas in Los Angeles

House ∙ 2 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, United States
from $86
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4.8
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House ∙ 2 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
Venice, Los Angeles, California, United States
from $17,162
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4.4
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Apartment ∙ 4 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States
from $115
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4.5
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