If you're looking to trade in the snow for a glamorous and sun-kissed holiday season, look no further than spending a warm holiday vacation in the Los Angeles area. If you're booking a holiday season trip, be sure to stop by these charming seasonal Los Angeles attractions.
Downtown Los Angeles' Grand Park becomes a holiday paradise in December, complete with a massive decorated tree. Dazzling colors light up the entire park with holiday decorations.
Ice at Santa Monica
It might be warm in Los Angeles during the holidays, but that doesn't mean there isn't ice to enjoy! Outdoor ice rink Ice at Santa Monica opens annually for the holidays. The ice rink's unique location allows visitors to get a gorgeous beach view as they skate in a winter palace.
Los Angeles Zoo
Whether you want to attend during the day or night, the Los Angeles Zoo has continuous holiday charm. During the daytime, hang out with Rudolf's friends at the Reindeer Romp. Along with animals, the event includes holiday entertainment and crafts, and Santa photo-ops. Come back after dark for Zoo Lights, where the zoo transforms into an unbelievably incredible show of eye-popping colorful lights.
Universal Studios Hollywood
The popular Los Angeles area theme park gets a holiday makeover for the Grinchmas celebration. During Grinchmas, Universal Studios Hollywood transforms into Whoville, with opportunities to meet and take a photo with The Grinch™, participate in activities, and watch a Whoville holiday show.
Where to stay.
The best place to hang your hat in the City of Angels is at The Sea View Inn. They offer a variety of boutique style rooms along with free Wi-Fi and a heated pool. Did you forget to bring your beach toys? No problem. The Sea View Inn has complimentary Beach Toys for the kids along with Beach Chairs, Towels and even a Boogie Board for those who want to hang ten. If you have any questions contact us.
Every room at The Sea View Inn includes a coffee maker, refrigerator, and telephone with voicemail. It is like staying at home while you are on vacation.