Day 3 of the La La Land self-guided tour will have you exploring the Greater Los Angeles area. Visit some of the most popular spots in the city and learn why the locals love the "City of Stars". It's all about a 30 minute drive from your Manhattan Beach hotel!
Day 2 of this fabulous 4-day self-guided tour will bring you right into the heart of Hollywood. Stroll the streets of Burbank, California, and watch as the story of La La Land comes to life. Visit working sound stages and backlots of a working film studio. Then, visit several of the jazz clubs that became a central focus of this movie. The first stop brings you to the vibrant opening scene on the notorious L.A. Freeway
For the month of May, we will be featuring a four-part blog on iconic LaLa Land film locations to visit.
In 2016, La La Land became an instant hit and Oscar nominee for best picture. The romantic comedy musical film highlighted some of the major landmarks in Los Angeles. A great way to visit the city is to retrace the footsteps of Ryan Gosling and Emma Stone. Stop at these filming locations and embrace the "City of Stars".
Relaxed, fun, affordable and only mildly-pretentious: that is Manhattan Beach. It has a little something for everyone. (Bonus points for being 15 minutes from LAX, we are like the gateway beach destination for LA). And while staying here at Sea View, you should try to do a little bit everything.
Planning to be in the Los Angeles area this summer? Then plan to stay at The Sea View Inn, a Manhattan Beach hotel! You'll find small town atmosphere with big city amenities and a beach to rival any other. Only 19 miles southwest of L.A. and 3 miles south of LAX makes this little gem very easy to reach.
Are you looking for an unforgettable experience that the entire family can enjoy together? Escape Room LA is a short drive from our hotel and offers a unique team bonding experience both older kids and adults can enjoy. Earning the title "Best of LA" by Forbes and LA Weekly, this indoor activity would be a noteworthy alternative to seeing a movie or shopping.
If you're familiar with L.A., you've probably experienced a lot that the city has to offer by now. Maybe you feel like you've been there, done that, and are out of ideas. But let's be honest: this is L.A.! There is always something to explore, or a new adventure to have when you're staying at The Seaview Inn at Manhattan Beach. With that, here are some less common, or unusual activities, around the greater Los Angeles area.
While enjoying your stay in the best of Manhattan Beach hotels - The SeaView Inn - shop, dine and relax at Metlox Plaza, a location full of options and culture. On a daily basis, you can head to the plaza for some gourmet donuts or a day at the spa, as well as a variety of other food, shopping and service options.
Manhattan Beach and its surrounding areas are rich with everything that can make your weekend escape or luxurious vacation filled with just about anything you could wish for. Among the myriad sites, restaurants, beaches, and specialty events are some pretty awesome museums that are as diverse as they are fascinating. Here's a brief look at just three