Los Angeles Hotels & Vacation Rentals for 4th of July

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Planning Your Ideal Los Angeles 4th of July Vacation

When it comes to summer in Los Angeles, 4th of July is unquestionably one of the season's biggest highlights. This city offers a ton of exciting things to do all year round, from its beaches to the cultural mecca of Downtown, but Independence Day weekend sees this sprawling city come alive with fireworks, festivals, and all-round fun. Be sure to reserve Los Angeles hotels for 4th of July in advance!

4th of July in Los Angeles: Top Accommodations

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Venice, Los Angeles, California, United States
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Winnetka, Los Angeles, California, United States
from $32
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Playa del Rey, Los Angeles, California, United States
from $105
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4.8
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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 See 4th of July Fireworks in Los Angeles

Los Angeles is famous for its freeways; because the city is so large, there's more than one place to catch a fireworks show. Depending on where you look into Los Angeles vacation rentals for 4th of July, there are many options for the best choice of fireworks display:

  • 1. The Rose Bowl

    The Independence Day celebration at the Rose Bowl is an extraordinary event, with everything decked out in red, white and blue. Enjoy a motorcycle stunt show, traditional American food, dazzling fireworks display, and so much more. The Rose Bowl opens at 2 pm on the 4th of July; kids can enjoy inflatable rides, games, crafts, and other kid-friendly activities at the venue until the fireworks kick off at 9 pm.

  • 2. Hollywood Bowl

    Celebrate in grand style at the famous Hollywood Bowl. You'll be treated not only to breathtaking fireworks and great food but to performances by legendary bands with classical accompaniment. Be sure to get tickets in advance.

  • 3. Redondo Beach

    A fun day at Redondo Beach features food, music, and laughter. Swimming, arts and crafts, and other recreational activities for kids begin early. DJ music, paddleboard races, and a slide obstacle course fill the day with fun. Fireworks start at 9 pm over the ocean. Both the Redondo Pier and the beach itself are excellent vantage points from which to see the display.

Best Places to Stay for 4th of July in Los Angeles

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Venice, Los Angeles, California, United States
from $218
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4.9
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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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Los Angeles 4th of July Family Activities

Spend Independence Day by soaking up some sun at one of the best beaches in L.A., savoring the city's best barbecue, cooling off with ice cream, and watching colorful parades. Just reserve your Los Angeles hotels for 4th of July in advance, to avoid any last minute rush.

  • 1. Pacific Palisades

    Kickstart the day with a 5k or 10k fun run to the Pacific Palisades for a beach Independence Day celebration! The Pacific Palisades Independence Day parade (which begins at 2 pm) is the highlight of the day. In addition to the parade, a lively concert also takes place at the stadium of Palisades Charter High School. The day-long extravaganza ends with a sparkling fireworks display at the stadium around 9 pm/

  • 2. Grand Park Block Party

    If you're looking to celebrate Independence Day in a spirited way, visit Grand Park to watch Downtown L.A. magically come alive. Each year, Grand Park hosts a vibrant block party, featuring live music starting at 2 pm, mouthwatering food truck fare, a kids' play zone, and of course, evening fireworks.

  • 3. Knott’s Berry Farm

    Enjoy the Independence Day fest at Knott’s Berry Farm, with world-class entertainment, live music, and a stunning fireworks show the entire family will love.

Recommended Accommodations for 4th of July 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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Melrose, Los Angeles, California, United States
from $342
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4.9
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Palms, Los Angeles, California, United States
from $64
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5.0
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Where to Find the Best 4th of July BBQ Food in Los Angeles

It's not Texas, but Los Angeles has great barbecue year round. In addition, certain locations host their own BBQ extravaganzas in honor of the big weekend.

  • 1. Aquarium of the Pacific

    Take your family to the Aquarium of the Pacific for an unforgettable 4th of July event that continues until 10 pm. The celebration features a barbecue buffet and spectacular fireworks. You’ll also get late-night access to the Aquarium, which is an excellent way to get up close with unique sea creatures.

  • 2. Le Petit Paris

    Nestled in downtown L.A., this French brasserie usually offers an Independence Day special barbecue brunch buffet during the day on July 4th. You can savor grilled meats including ribs, pulled pork or chicken, with sides like coleslaw and fresh corn, along with French classics.

  • 3. Mama Shelter

    This hip hotel typically hosts a traditional barbecue for the Fourth. Best of all, you can catch the fireworks from their 360-degree rooftop.

  • 4. Horse Thief

    This popular barbecue spot right next door to Grand Central Market serves Texas-style smoked meats all year round, including a great brisket.

Top Offers for 4th of July 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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Venice, Los Angeles, California, United States
from $17,162
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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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