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Nearby Attractions to El Segundo

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Nearby Attractions to El Segundo

My brother and I will be visiting El Segundo in October and I was wondering if there were any nearby attractions? How far is it from downtown or other tourist areas in LA, and how is the beach? I've read a couple reviews that were not favorable of the beach, but they were all 3 years old- has anything changed? We will be staying at Homwoodsuites, it does not have a pool and I was wondering also how close to the beach it is?

Thank you very much

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1. Re: Nearby Attractions to El Segundo

It is basically the LAX area. The beaches just south (Manhattan, Hermosa etc.) are nice. If you get a rental car (highly recommended)you can drive to all the spread out attractions of Los Angeles. As you may have guessed, LAX is not the best area to be in, but with a car, you'll be OK. No matter where you stay (even Hollywood, Beverly Hills, or Santa Monica) you would still have to drive to visit most attractions.

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Homewood Suites in El Segundo is close to the 105 Freeway, which can take you toward different attractions in LA. People who live in ES go to Manhattan Beach, the next town south to swim in the ocean. There is bus service, but you should rent a car.

A mile from your hotel is a brand new shopping center, The Plaza and there are movie theaters and shops all around Rosecrans Ave. Go to the Pier in MB and you can watch surfers, rent a bike and shop in the cute village atmosphere.

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