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Navigating LAX: The Ultimate Guide to Hotels Near Los Angeles International Airport

Landing into LAX and need a hotel to stay? This article will help.

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When it comes to finding a hotel near LAX, the key is striking a balance between convenience and quality. If you're just passing through for a quick overnight stay, the hotels about a mile from the airport are actually your best bet. However, it's essential to choose wisely because not all areas around LAX are created equal.

If you're looking for a safe and pleasant experience, El Segundo emerges as a top choice. Its proximity to both the beach front and excellent dining options make it a standout among the rest.

Scroll down for hotel suggestions near the airport, near El Segundo and in Manhattan Beach.

Near LAX Airport – Within a Mile

The airport is located in the Westchester neighborhood of LA. These hotels below are in this neighborhood.

Super close to the airport with a complimentary shuttle. They have suites and rooms, a gym and an outdoor pool. Unity LA is a restaurant on site. People stay here to go to SoFi stadium event as well.

Photo: Hyatt Regency LAX site

Just five minutes from the airport. They offer hot breakfast and an evening social on Wednesdays. They have an outdoor pool, a gym as well as airport shuttle. Pets are allowed. They also have suites and a grocery service. They offer different rates as well as as some discounts.

Photo: Homewood Suites LAX site

Less than a mile from LAX, this Marriott chain hotel has a 24-hour shuttle to and from the terminals. They have rooms and suites. They have some dining options at the location. The Costero California Bistro is open in the evenings. They have an outdoor pool and a gym as well. People stay here to go to SoFi stadium events.

Photo: Sheraton Gateway Hotel LAX site

This hotel offers a 24/7 shuttle service to LAX, every 20-30 minutes. It was on the Traveler's Choice TripAdvisor list in 2023. It has a business center, a heated pool and a gym. It has a destination fee of $25. The hotel offers dining options - Yokoso sushi bar, a market cafe, a taproom and The Landing restaurant for breakfast.

Photo: Sonesta LAX site

This hotel is .2 miles from the airport, a shuttle service and complimentary breakfast are offered. They have rooms and suites and an outdoor pool. Their Lobby Kitchen and Bar is called The Beacon. They also have a fitness center on the premises and free laundry.

Photo: Hyatt House LAX / Century Blvd site


In El Segundo – 1-2 Miles Away

The closest beach is in El Porto - Manhattan Beach. Look up Main Street in El Segundo for restaurants. This is a nice area for a short stay.

This Hilton hotel is just off 1-105. They offer free breakfast and have an indoor pool. They also have a 'Flight Deck' Lounge with small plates and cocktails.

Photo: Hampton Inn LAX site

Beautiful European style hotel, with FLORA rooftop Restaurant and Bar. The AC Lounge downstairs is also nice. Airport shuttle is available at a cost. This is a good spot to stay for SoFi stadium events. There is an outdoor pool as well as a fitness center on the premises. This is a slightly pricier option!

Photo: AC Hotel by Marriott LA South Bay website

Complimentary airport shuttle, amenities like free breakfast, fitness center and an outdoor pool. Suites include small kitchenette. The hotel is pretty close to the Toyota Ice Rink.

Photo: Hyatt Place LAX website

This is a business hotel with studios, one and two bedroom suites with kitchens. Free breakfast, outdoor pool and fitness center.

Photo: Residence Inn Marriott LAX website

This is a tech forward recently renovated hotel that offers a free airport shuttle service. They have a bar called WXYZ for craft drinks. They also have an outdoor pool and a 24 hour fitness center.

Photo: Aloft El Segundo website

Escape the hustle and bustle at HYATT House LAX, located just a short drive from picturesque Manhattan Beach. Enjoy spacious suites, complimentary breakfast, and easy access to coastal attractions.

Photo: Hyatt House website


Only recommended for slightly longer stays, not overnight airport stays

Manhattan Beach is part of 'South Bay' LA which comprises of many little neighborhoods, including the beach cities. For a deeper dive into Manhattan Beach and to really experience beach living, consider these hotels.


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