Venice Beach Boardwalk, Venice, California

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Venice Beach Boardwalk

Ocean Front Walk

Venice, CA 90291

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(310) 396-6764

http://venicebeach.com/

  • 5 mentions in Free things to do in Los Angeles?

    • Michelle H.

      Michelle H. said, "...fees and gas while getting around! To get a feel of the different West Side neighborhoods, taking a stroll of the Venice Beach and Boardwalk is a must (get ready to see everything from roller blading dancers in onesies to Jamaican drummers to eccentric..." See More

    • Josh W.

      Josh W. said, "...fees. Visit the Third Street Promenade, Santa Monica Pier, Downtown Los Angeles, Beverly Hills, NoHo Arts District, Universal CityWalk, Old Pasadena, Venice Beach and Boardwalk, Hollywood and West Hollywood. No entrance fees. Pay for parking and other activities. UCLA, USC - University of..." See More

    • Emme S.

      Emme S. said, "...out my blog post: Top 10 free things to do and see in LA. 1. BEACHES (My favourite is the eclectic Venice Beach and Boardwalk 2. Mann's Chinese Theater 3. Hollywood Walk of fame 4. Griffith Observatory 5. Hollywood Sign (There's so many vantage..." See More

    • Kristal S.

      Trippy Ambassadors are elite members of the community, hand picked to help you travel better! Interested? E-mail us at ambassadors@trippy.com.

      Kristal S. said, "...Hi, I would have to agree with Evi's suggestions! There are some that may overlap so bear with me: Venice Beach and Boardwalk- fun place to walk around and see the street performers and local vendors, muscle beach is there as well and..." See More

    • evi b.

      evi b. said, "...Check out Getty Museum, Getty Villa, Venice Beach and Boardwalk, Griffith Observatory, Universal City Walk, Runyon Canyon Park, Hollywood Walk of fame, Mann's Chinese Theater, etc......" See More

  • 3 mentions in Layover at LA international airport

    • Joanna R.

      Joanna R. said, "...a bike a go along the beach boardwalk. You'll see some interesting characters and the famous Muscle Beach, Venice Skate Park, Venice Beach and Boardwalk. Other nice places to hang and eat in Venice are in Rose St. and include Oscars Cerveteca or..." See More

    • jah r.

      jah r. said, "...You can go up to Venice Beach and Boardwalk. It's not too far. You'll be at iconic LA spot, and there's tons of food places too. If you're up to it, you can stroll to the Santa Monica Pier-- a cleaner version of..." See More

    • Joanna K.

      Joanna K. said, "...to do after seeing the Kodak Theater (where the Oscars take place) and the Walk of Fame. I would recommend either Venice Beach and Boardwalk if you like the beach and want to see LA's skater/surfer culture;or a visit to The Grove if you..." See More

  • 3 mentions in 6 hour layover in Los Angeles, what is there to do?

    • Jacqueline S.

      Jacqueline S. said, "...What time is your layover? You definitely have to check out the Venice Beach and Boardwalk but traffic can be crazy any time of day. Another great place and pretty close to LAX is Abbot Kinney. Very cool little street with lots,of cafes and..." See More

    • Fritzi L.

      Fritzi L. said, "...far. The traffic in LA is intense. Los Angeles International Airport is by Marina Del Rey, Redondo Beach, Santa Monica and Venice Beach and Boardwalk. All very entertaining for a few hours...." See More

    • Tonco S.

      Tonco S. said, "...Hollywood is quite far from the Los Angeles International Airport, It's better to go to Venice Beach and Boardwalk or Santa Monicainstead..." See More

  • 3 mentions in First time in LA! How do I experience it as a young local?

    • Jason C.

      Jason C. said, "...an Intelligentsia Rose Bowl Flea Market LACMA The Getty Center Downtown LA / Arts District / Little Tokyo Third Street Promenade Venice Beach and Boardwalk Abbot Kinney — bring your wallet! Echo Park Lake FOOD ON THE EAST SIDE Bäco Mercat — a "Baco"..." See More

    • Lanka R.

      Lanka R. said, "...it's at. And the beaches: some must see locations for an east coast visitor are the beaches; Santa Monica Pier and Venice Beach and Boardwalk are two very popular places. Will you be traveling in a car or public transportation? If by car, check..." See More

    • Bailey G.

      Bailey G. said, "...take a drive out to Venice Beach and Santa Monica. When you're in Venice, go check out the Venice Canals. The Venice Beach and Boardwalk is cool and pretty touristy, but the canals are really neat! Much closer to USC is Downtown Los Angeles..." See More

  • 2 mentions in San Fran all the way to San Diego 5 friends one car what do we need to do!

    • Andy H.

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      Andy H. said, "...awesome! Of course we had to follow that up with some karaoke in K-town. For our last day we went to Venice Beach and Boardwalk and just walked around. I think it's a lot more interesting than Santa Monica, but that's because I live..." See More

    • Chelsy w.

      Chelsy w. said, "...and Kelly's French Bakery. All good stuff in that small complex. Down in Los Angeles Santa Monica Pier Adamson House Museum Venice Beach and Boardwalk Abbot Kinney Blvd Farmers Market..." See More

  • 2 mentions in New Years in Southern California: What to do?!

    • Shannon B.

      Shannon B. said, "...have to go to Hollywood Blvd have a happyhour cocktail The Residences at W Hollywood go to the rooftop. Also visit Venice Beach and Boardwalk and the Santa Monica Pier. If you are adventurous you could walk from Venice Beach to Santa Monica Pier,..." See More

    • Josh W.

      Josh W. said, "...also visit the beach or go skiing/snowboarding in the mountains depending on the weather and conditions. Take your pick of the Venice Beach and Boardwalk, Santa Monica Pier, Malibu Beach, Manhattan Beach, Hermosa Beach, Big Bear Lake, or Mountain High. See my other..." See More

  • 2 mentions in Best Restaurants and things to do in LA?

    • Laurie P.

      Laurie P. said, "...parking lot and coin-operated telescopes. It’s a good place to view the whole city, take pics and see the Hollywood Sign. Venice Beach Boardwalk It’s not the most beautiful LA beach, but it is famous for its wacky characters and interesting people-watching. I’ll..." See More

    • Sherrie R.

      Sherrie R. said, "...Take a walk down the Venice Beach Boardwalk. It's lined with shops, street vendors, street performers, Muscle Beach, a skate park and of course the ocean. While you're there, I'd highly recommend Kreation Kafe & Juicery on Abbot Kinney or if you're..." See More

  • 2 mentions in What would be on your top-100 list of things to do in L.A.?

    • Kristal S.

      Trippy Ambassadors are elite members of the community, hand picked to help you travel better! Interested? E-mail us at ambassadors@trippy.com.

      Kristal S. said, "...french toast at Square One Dining 11. Go to Urth Caffe - this is LA as it gets 12. walk down Venice Beach and Boardwalk 13. Go to Disneyland Park 14. Visit Universal Studios Hollywood 15. visit the Sunday Hollywood Farmers' Market 16. Go..." See More

    • Fred M.

      Fred M. said, "...- Visit Geoffrey's Malibu restaurant in Malibu Beach - Visit few authentic Korean BBQ places in Koreatown - Ride bicycle on Venice Beach and Boardwalk- Visit rooftop The Penthouse at The Huntley Hotel - Runyon Canyon Park - Getty Museum and Getty Villa..." See More

  • 2 mentions in 5 best things to do in L.A.?

    • Lanee L.

      Trippy Ambassadors are elite members of the community, hand picked to help you travel better! Interested? E-mail us at ambassadors@trippy.com.

      Lanee L. said, "...Hi Maria! Welcome to L.A.! Beach: Venice Beach and Boardwalk (preferably on a weekend day to see all the street performers) or rent a bike in Venice Beach and pedal to Manhattan Beach. Best views: Have lunch at The World Famous Malibu Inn on..." See More

    • Kristal S.

      Trippy Ambassadors are elite members of the community, hand picked to help you travel better! Interested? E-mail us at ambassadors@trippy.com.

      Kristal S. said, "...and Randy's Donuts Beaches I would recommend Malibu for the cleanest, prettiest and most relaxing ones. If it's your first time Venice Beach and Boardwalk is fun (boardwalk with street vendors and performers - during the day), Third Street Promenade is lively at night......" See More

  • 2 mentions in How would you spend a day in Santa Monica?

    • Kristal S.

      Trippy Ambassadors are elite members of the community, hand picked to help you travel better! Interested? E-mail us at ambassadors@trippy.com.

      Kristal S. said, "...that you're so close to the beach. I would go take a walk on the Santa Monica Pier and check out Venice Beach Boardwalk. For some shopping I would go to Third Street Promenade (you'll also find street performers) or Abbot Kinney..." See More

    • Adam M.

      Adam M. said, "...the most unique but Third Street has the most stores. Also a fun way to spend the afternoon is strolling the Venice Beach Boardwalk, you could also rent a bike, there are a number of places. I recommend starting in Venice and..." See More

  • 2 mentions in My mom's 1st time in LA

    • Mathilde B.

      Mathilde B. said, "...on few blog articles, you can go check it out: http://mathildebaillet.tumblr.com/post/95353838073/incredible-l-a Basically, what I do love: walk by Venice Canals Walkway, Venice Beach and Boardwalk, and Abbot Kinney Blvd, buy organic fruits at Venice Farmers Market on Fridays (7-11am), visit Downtown (2-hour historic..." See More

    • Deepak H.

      Deepak H. said, "...terms of activities, you could walk around N Robertson Blvd- you may get lucky and sight a celeb- or go to Venice Beach and Boardwalk. Also try the Los Angeles Zoo, drive to Pasadena, may be even a day trip to San Diego...." See More

  • 2 mentions in Best itinerary for 2 days in Los Angeles?

    • Courtney R.

      Courtney R. said, "...low key but the feeling of both streets is much less commercial than 3rd Street. I’d say the same about the Venice Beach and Boardwalk —unless you’re an incense aficionado or really, really need your name spelled out in vaguely “Chinese” letters, it’s kind..." See More

    • Zach W.

      Zach W. said, "...any reason to go to Universal CityWalk or La Brea Tar Pits if you only have 2 days. I would say Venice Beach and Boardwalk into Main Street in Santa Monica into Third Street Promenade in Santa Monica is a nice day...Another day could..." See More

  • 2 mentions in What to do with two 60 year olds for a week in LA?

    • Kristal S.

      Trippy Ambassadors are elite members of the community, hand picked to help you travel better! Interested? E-mail us at ambassadors@trippy.com.

      Kristal S. said, "...The Getty Villaoffers great views and areas to sit outside. If they are a little adventurous, he can take them to Venice Beach and Boardwalk. Lots to see and you can choose how much you want to walk. Or the Santa Monica Pier..." See More

    • Carol B.

      Carol B. said, "...Art Museum LACMA, Griffith Observatory, Hollywood Blvd. Chinese Theater. Mann's Chinese Theater, La Brea Tar Pits, Catalina Island,The Queen Mary, and Venice Beach and Boardwalk to name a few...." See More

  • 1 mention in Can you recommend a 5-hour round trip from LA to see the most sites?

    • Josh W.

      Josh W. said, "...head south on Pacific Coast Hwy to Venice Beach. Have lunch at one of the many restaurants there and visit the Venice Beach and Boardwalk, Main Street and Abbot Kinney Blvd. If you have time drive into Marina Del Rey and have a..." See More

  • 1 mention in What is there to do in January in Los Angeles and where to stay?

    • Kristal S.

      Trippy Ambassadors are elite members of the community, hand picked to help you travel better! Interested? E-mail us at ambassadors@trippy.com.

      Kristal S. said, "...- Museums: LACMA and Getty Museum are my favorite - Touristy things to do that are fun: Hollywood Walk of fame, Venice Beach and Boardwalk, 3rd Street Promenade, Farmers Market at the Grove - Griffith Observatory is a great place to walk around..." See More

  • 1 mention in Ideal Road Trip through California starting in LA?

    • Kristal S.

      Trippy Ambassadors are elite members of the community, hand picked to help you travel better! Interested? E-mail us at ambassadors@trippy.com.

      Kristal S. said, "...a nice dinner - Nobu Malibu, KOI Restaurant, Mastro's Steakhouse, visit the The Getty Center. Check out Santa Monica Pier and Venice Beach Boardwalk. Take Pacific coast highway to Santa Barbara spend a day or two there. Stop at Morro Bay and..." See More

  • 1 mention in First time in LA - How can I feel like a local?

    • JR J.

      JR J. said, "...out with a bunch of other tourists. Places like Hollywood Walk of Fame , Santa Monica Pier , Third Street Promenade, Venice Beach and Boardwalk, Universal Studios Hollywood , Disneyland Park are the biggest tourist attractions in LA. These places cater to tourists..." See More

  • 1 mention in Beach front hotel

    • Breanna W.

      Trippy Ambassadors are elite members of the community, hand picked to help you travel better! Interested? E-mail us at ambassadors@trippy.com.

      Breanna W. said, "...Rooftop Lounge, is an insane place to watch the sunset and you're right off of Muscle Beach and the always entertaining Venice Beach and Boardwalk. Consider those few extra bucks you'll put down on the hotel an exchange for not needing cab or..." See More

  • 1 mention in Bachelorette party!

    • Shannon B.

      Shannon B. said, "...of the hotel. Then walk down Sunset Blvd. If you are looking to stay around the beach area Santa Monica and Venice Beach and Boardwalk let me know, totally different vibe and not much the Hollywood scene, all depends what you are looking for...." See More

  • 1 mention in Is the Santa Monica Pier worth seeing?

    • JR J.

      JR J. said, "...pretty much the quintessential tourist trap in Los Angeles. It would be comparable to going to Mann's Chinese Theater or the Venice Beach and Boardwalk. It's a lot of cheap touristy souvenir vendors, fair food, and the crowds that are drawn to that..." See More

  • 1 mention in L.A. beach vacation - best areas and hotels to stay?

    • Courtney R.

      Courtney R. said, "...try the The Ambrose which, while not cheap, is not exorbitant for this area. I'm not a huge fan of the Venice Beach and Boardwalk (a little too incense-y for me) but I'm very much in the minority so you might want to check..." See More

  • 1 mention in Visiting a friend in November for a week and need suggestions on what to do

    • Kristal S.

      Trippy Ambassadors are elite members of the community, hand picked to help you travel better! Interested? E-mail us at ambassadors@trippy.com.

      Kristal S. said, "...the city. I realize you'll be there in November but it never really gets that cold in LA so I think Venice Beach and Boardwalk on the weekend is worth a visit, it's just kind of fun to walk around and see street performers..." See More

  • 1 mention in Road Trip from Los Angeles to Vancouver - Spots I can't miss?

    • Valerie S.

      Trippy Ambassadors are elite members of the community, hand picked to help you travel better! Interested? E-mail us at ambassadors@trippy.com.

      Valerie S. said, "...you've never been to LA (as I hadn't been), I'd recommend taking in the Hollywood Walk of Fame and strolling along Venice Beach and Boardwalk. I actually walked all the way from Santa Monica Pier to Venice Beach, which I wouldn't recommend, unless..." See More

  • 1 mention in Things to do during a 28 hour layover?

    • Kelly W.

      Trippy Ambassadors are elite members of the community, hand picked to help you travel better! Interested? E-mail us at ambassadors@trippy.com.

      Kelly W. said, "...It's close by and more chilled to go to both Venice Beach and Boardwalk and Santa Monica. I would start in Venice Beach and check out Muscle Beach where men are posing in speedos. Then walk down the Ocean Front Walk and look at..." See More

  • 1 mention in Please tell me the 5 best tourist spots in LA

    • Heather Ann W.

      Heather Ann W. said, "...Santa Monica Pier Griffith Observatory Venice Beach and Boardwalk La Brea Tar Pits Hollywood Sign The Getty Center..." See More

  • 1 mention in Non-driver in L.A.

    • Z H.

      Z H. said, "...and won't miss your car while you are there. In addition to the beach itself, check out the Venice Canals, the Venice Beach and Boardwalk, muscle beach, and the skate park.You can ride or walk around Marina Del Rey and ride beyond to..." See More

  • 1 mention in Places to see in L.A.

    • Soleil M.

      Soleil M. said, "...name of few of my favorites: Los Angeles ChinatownThird Street PromenadeThe Getty CenterKodak TheatreLACMAThe Griffith ObservatoryHollywood BowlThe GroveOlvera Street PlazaArclight Hollywood Venice Beach and Boardwalk La Brea Tar Pits..." See More

  • 1 mention in Safe areas to stay in Los Angeles?

    • Phil L.

      Phil L. said, "...Santa Monica Venice Beach Boardwalk area, Hollywood especially the tourist area, Beverly Hills this area is pretty expensive and exclusive, Pasadena would be a nice area, it also depends on where in the Los Angeles area you are traveling to or what sights..." See More

  • 1 mention in What would a teen like to do in LA?

    • Chris F.

      Chris F. said, "...Walk around/rent bikes up and down the Venice Beach and Boardwalk and Santa Monica Pier and Third Street Promenade. Watch a Dodger game at Dodger Stadium, basketball game or concert at the Figueroa / 12th and walk around L.A. Live...." See More

  • 1 mention in The traveller's Bucket List- what's on yours?

    • Rebecca W.

      Trippy Ambassadors are elite members of the community, hand picked to help you travel better! Interested? E-mail us at ambassadors@trippy.com.

      Rebecca W. said, "...Saint Petersburg (Russia), Romania, Marrakech, Iceland and Venice Beach Boardwalk..." See More

  • 1 mention in Film fanatics with one day in LA -- what are the must-dos?

    • Branson B.

      Branson B. said, "...You could finish the day at the Venice Beach and Boardwalk. It's fun for a sunset bike ride if you want to see a lot of action. Cheap bike rentals are everywhere...." See More

  • 1 mention in Where are the top 5 places to see a celebrity in L.A.?

    • Josh W.

      Josh W. said, "...at Century Plaza Towers in Century City. Santa Monica - restaurants and bars near the beach, 3rd Street Promenade and vicinity. Venice Beach and Boardwalk on Abbot Kinney Blvd. Also dog parks and hiking trails (Runyon Canyon & Griffith Park) and in Malibu -..." See More

  • 1 mention in Is Mulholland Drive worth a visit?

    • Matthias H.

      Matthias H. said, "...If you only have 2-3 hours, I would go to Venice Beach Boardwalk and Abbot Kinney. Start at the boardwalk, look at people, the skate part, "posers" doing workouts and then go through the canals of "Venice". S Venice Blvd is kinda boring,..." See More

  • 1 mention in Things to do in Los Angeles

    • Jared T.

      Jared T. said, "...cute macarons. Santa Monica Farmers Market for some good eats and then rent a bike and ride down the boardwalk to Venice Beach and Boardwalk. Pink's Hot Dog for some iconic hot dog goodness. The Stinking Rose - A Garlic Restaurant for some..." See More

  • 1 mention in Advice for a 2 weeks holiday in the West Cost

    • Channon D.

      Channon D. said, "...visit on the west coast. Along the west coast you can visit so many places and all the beaches you desire Venice Beach and Boardwalk and Laguna Beach just to name a few of many! I hope that helps!..." See More

  • 1 mention in LA in a day (or two)- what are the must sees?

    • Maria O.

      Trippy Ambassadors are elite members of the community, hand picked to help you travel better! Interested? E-mail us at ambassadors@trippy.com.

      Maria O. said, "...must-see! I also loved LACMA The Geffen Contemporary at MOCA and the The Getty Center We rented bikes and cycled from Venice Beach Boardwalk to Santa Monica which was fab. Drinks and Jazz on the rooftop at Perch in Downtown as the sun..." See More

  • 1 mention in California - 14 days itinerary on the coast?

    • Kristal S.

      Trippy Ambassadors are elite members of the community, hand picked to help you travel better! Interested? E-mail us at ambassadors@trippy.com.

      Kristal S. said, "...LA are The Grove and Farmers Market, LACMA, Runyon Canyon Park, Getty Villa, Mulholland Drive, 3rd Street Promenade, Santa Monica Pier, Venice Beach and Boardwalk, Malibu, Zuma Beach, Marina Del Rey, theme parks (Disneyland Park, Universal Studios Hollywood, Six Flags Magic Mountain). http://www.trippy.com/question/San-Francisco-Top-things-to-do-see-eat..." See More

  • 1 mention in Best things to do with teens in Los Angeles?

    • Fred M.

      Fred M. said, "...- Santa Monica Pier- Universal Studios Hollywood- Riding bicycles on Venice Beach and Boardwalk..." See More

  • 1 mention in Best free things to do in Burbank (California)?

    • Sean C.

      Sean C. said, "...take you back to LA of the 1920's, it truly is a hidden gem that most tourists don't know about. The Venice Beach Boardwalk also is a must, it is unlike anything you have ever experienced before. There is just too much to..." See More

  • 1 mention in Budget itinerary up the CA coast- what to do, eat, and see?

    • Johnny L.

      Trippy Ambassadors are elite members of the community, hand picked to help you travel better! Interested? E-mail us at ambassadors@trippy.com.

      Johnny L. said, "...the Mann Theatre Mall, it's $3/hr and you're right in the middle of the stars. You'll really get a scene at Venice Beach Boardwalk and the Santa Monica Pier. You can park right on the pier for $3/hr too. You should probably have..." See More

  • 1 mention in Best boutique shopping in Los Angeles?

    • Carol B.

      Carol B. said, "...Rodeo Drive for fun. Venice Beach and Boardwalk for quite an eye opening experience and there is an awesome shopping mall near the Mann's Chinese Theater on Hollywood Blvd...." See More

  • 1 mention in What are must see places when traveling with kids in Los Angeles?

    • JR J.

      JR J. said, "...Santa Monica has the Santa Monica Pier with all the carnival type of touristy games (not really my cup of tea). Venice Beach and Boardwalk could be a little seedy for your youngsters but it's a popular tourist stop. One option if you want..." See More

  • 1 mention in Good waterfront restaurants?

    • JR J.

      JR J. said, "...there are other areas that would have better food and arguably a better scene. For example, going to nearby Venice, either Venice Beach and Boardwalk or Abbot Kinney or Santa Monica's 3rd Street Promenade would offer some better dining, shopping, site seeing, or going..." See More

  • 1 mention in Accommodation - boutique with a kitchenette for 5 nights and what to do?

    • Chris F.

      Chris F. said, "...Uber.com or a Lyft.com rideshare up to Santa Monica to grab some lunch beachside and walk around Third Street Promenade and Venice Beach and Boardwalk during your 5-hour stopover. I would search for a Hostel, airbnb.com, or vrbo.com..." See More

  • 1 mention in Safe and walkable neighborhood in Los Angeles?

    • Allie K.

      Allie K. said, "...Gjelina, Tasting Kitchen, and Intelligentsia Coffee. It's also conveniently located blocked from the beach for a great "strand stroll" along famous Venice Beach and Boardwalk!..." See More

  • 1 mention in What are the top 5 sights I can't miss in L.A.?

    • Carol S.

      Carol S. said, "...Pastaio or any other nice restaurant in the area. Drive north of Sunset Blvd and check out some beautiful houses.Go to Venice Beach and Boardwalk, rent a bike and ride for an hour or two towards Santa Monica. On your way back have..." See More

  • 1 mention in Itinerary ideas for San Diego to LA w/our active, wildlife-loving tweens?

    • Kristal S.

      Trippy Ambassadors are elite members of the community, hand picked to help you travel better! Interested? E-mail us at ambassadors@trippy.com.

      Kristal S. said, "...the ocean, Malibu has some great beaches! If you want something a little more interesting (borderline touristy) you can bike at Venice Beach and Boardwalk and stop to see all the street performers and street vendors. Griffith Observatory gives great views of LA, there..." See More