Destination guide

Why people love visiting lively Silver Lake

Take a vacation to Silver Lake and enjoy the area's architecture, live music and art galleries. This cosmopolitan and scenic city entices travelers with its lake and theaters. Hollywood Walk of Fame and Dolby Theater are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. If you're looking for accommodations with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Sightseeing in and around Silver Lake

Are you hoping to discover things to do in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Silver Lake a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Warner Brothers Studio (5.9 mi / 9.5 km)
  • Universal Studios Hollywood® (6.2 mi / 9.9 km)
  • Sony Pictures Studios (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)
  • Santa Monica Pier (14.2 mi / 22.9 km)
  • NBC Studios (5.9 mi / 9.5 km)
  • Raleigh Studio Hollywood (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Silver Lake

Travelers appreciate the panoramic lake views and breathtaking sunsets, which is just a taste of what Silver Lake has to offer. Whether you're an active traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, Silver Lake is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Venice Beach (13.9 mi / 22.4 km)
  • Griffith Park (3.2 mi / 5.1 km)
  • La Brea Tar Pits (5.4 mi / 8.6 km)
  • Echo Park (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • Barnsdall Art Park (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • MacArthur Park (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Silver Lake

The nearest airport is in Burbank, CA (BUR-Bob Hope), located 9 mi (14.4 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could also fly into Santa Monica, CA (SMO-Santa Monica Municipal), which is 11.6 mi (18.7 km) away.

How many vacation rentals are available around Silver Lake?

Our 2020 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 189 house rentals around Silver Lake. From 62 Houses to 86 Condos/Apartments, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Silver Lake is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Silver Lake?

Whether you're travelling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Silver Lake:

  • Hollywood Hills: 858 vacation rentals
  • Hollywood: 416 vacation rentals
  • Studio City: 1,095 vacation rentals
  • Venice: 405 vacation rentals
  • Southwest Anaheim: 455 vacation rentals

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when travelling to Silver Lake?

HomeAway offers a large selection of lodging choices near lovely places in Silver Lake. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Naya's Garden: 3,048 home rentals
  • Venice Beach: 3,194 home rentals
  • Long Beach: 2,530 home rentals
  • Universal Studios Hollywood: 1,939 home rentals
  • Santa Monica Pier: 900 home rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Silver Lake listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Silver Lake?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 62 Houses in Silver Lake. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Silver Lake include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 86 lodging choices
  • Bungalows: 8 lodging choices
  • Cottages: 8 lodging choices

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation homes including Cabins and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Silver Lake?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 29 vacation homes with pool available in Silver Lake.

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