Travel to Malibu

Malibu Beach Holiday

There's nothing more relaxing than a Malibu holiday. Whether you're sipping on refreshing margaritas at a local hot spot or reading your favourite book by the water's edge, your trip to Malibu is the time to live out your beachy fantasies. Many will suggest you stay near Zuma Beach, located just 6 kilometers from the centre of town. However, you'll also discover a fantastic range of Malibu holiday deals around El Matador State Beach and Malibu Lagoon State Beach, two other well-loved nearby options.

Things You Should Know About Malibu

  • Listening to the calming sounds of lapping waves is one of life's small pleasures. See what's available among our Malibu beach hotels and get ready to relax.
  • Lots of travellers also base themselves in private holiday homes here. Beachfront Malibu House by RedAwning and 3 Bedroom House on the Beach are a few options we recommend.
  • Not a fan of endlessly pulling your wallet out while on holiday? We know how you feel. With most things taken care of, our All-Inclusive hotels in Malibu are the perfect solution.
  • Our Malibu things to do page is a good place to begin organising your escape to Malibu. Once you arrive, get chatting to one of the 13,000 friendly locals to find out more.
  • Save big on experiences with our Malibu holiday deals. See Pepperdine University, along with other top attractions, with the extra dollars in your wallet.

Where to stay in Malibu

Find the best Malibu areas and neighborhoods for the activities you enjoy most. Learn more about Malibu

Top hotels in Malibu

Malibu Country Inn
Malibu Country Inn
3 out of 5
6506 Westward Beach Road, Malibu, CA, 90265
Fully refundableReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is RM1,141 per night from 4 Dec to 5 Dec
RM1,141
per night
4 Dec - 5 Dec
3.7/5 Good! (612 reviews)
"Loved the location and ease of movement to dining areas. Room was clean and loved the view and amenities."

Reviewed on 1 Dec 2022

Malibu Country Inn
Calamigos Guest Ranch and Beach Club
Calamigos Guest Ranch and Beach Club
4.5 out of 5
327 Latigo Canyon Road, Malibu, CA, 90265
The price is RM2,330 per night from 28 Dec to 29 Dec
RM2,330
per night
28 Dec - 29 Dec
4.6/5 Exceptional! (315 reviews)
"Magical place... loved the lobby. Everyone was so very nice and welcoming. Amazing customer service. Wonderful grounds... loved the trees and all the different sections and "feels" - truly beautiful. Felt very far away... loved it!"

Reviewed on 28 Nov 2022

Calamigos Guest Ranch and Beach Club
The Surfrider Malibu
The Surfrider Malibu
4 out of 5
23033 Pacific Coast Hwy, Malibu, CA, 90265
The price is RM1,400 per night from 4 Dec to 5 Dec
RM1,400
per night
4 Dec - 5 Dec
4.7/5 Exceptional! (197 reviews)
"The location was perfect for Malibu. The room and property aesthetics made it simple and clean for a stay-cation. Appreciated the complimentary paddle board and beach chairs. Enjoyed the hotel room beach towel bag, Grown Alchemist toiletries and Parachute bathrobes. Rooftop restaurant bar was nice ..."

Reviewed on 9 Oct 2022

The Surfrider Malibu
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

Frequently asked questions

Can I travel to Malibu right now?
You’ll find info about Malibu quarantine policies, travel restrictions and more by checking out our Covid-19 Travel Advisor.
If I'm not able to travel, can I cancel my Malibu holiday package?
Whether it’s your hotel or flight, yes, you can cancel or amend it. Locked in your Malibu holiday package in the last 24 hours? You may be able to make changes or cancellations at no cost. For older bookings, you may incur a charge from your hotel, airline or car rental company. For more details, look up our Customer Service Portal. We’re here to help you every step of the way.
What are the top hotels in Malibu?
If you’re thinking of staying in the Eastern Malibu neighbourhood, some frequently booked options are The M Malibu and The Surfrider Malibu. Western Malibu is also a popular Malibu area. We recommend Malibu Country Inn or Cottontail - Sebastian if you prefer this part of the city.
When is the best time of year to visit Malibu?
If you love the buzz of peak season, head to Malibu in . If you’re chasing a more relaxed vibe, is a better time to visit. Don’t want to spend a fortune? Perhaps avoid , when things like hotels and airfares go up in price. is generally when you’ll pick up the best deals.
How far in advance should I book my Malibu holiday?
While prices fluctuate, we generally advise booking your spot as early as possible. Many international airfares can be found on Expedia up to 12 months in advance. If you’re booking last minute, you may still get lucky. Low prices to Malibu sometimes occur in the weeks prior to departure.
What should I know before booking a Malibu travel package?
A travel package can be customized for your budget and is a fantastic way to make your budget go further. How much you include is totally up to you. Hotels, rental cars and flights — mix and match whatever combination works with your plans.
Can I travel to Malibu right now?
You’ll find info about Malibu quarantine policies, travel restrictions and more by checking out our Covid-19 Travel Advisor.
If I'm not able to travel, can I cancel my Malibu holiday package?
Whether it’s your hotel or flight, yes, you can cancel or amend it. Locked in your Malibu holiday package in the last 24 hours? You may be able to make changes or cancellations at no cost. For older bookings, you may incur a charge from your hotel, airline or car rental company. For more details, look up our Customer Service Portal. We’re here to help you every step of the way.
What are the top hotels in Malibu?
If you’re thinking of staying in the Eastern Malibu neighbourhood, some frequently booked options are The M Malibu and The Surfrider Malibu. Western Malibu is also a popular Malibu area. We recommend Malibu Country Inn or Cottontail - Sebastian if you prefer this part of the city.
When is the best time of year to visit Malibu?
If you love the buzz of peak season, head to Malibu in . If you’re chasing a more relaxed vibe, is a better time to visit. Don’t want to spend a fortune? Perhaps avoid , when things like hotels and airfares go up in price. is generally when you’ll pick up the best deals.
How far in advance should I book my Malibu holiday?
While prices fluctuate, we generally advise booking your spot as early as possible. Many international airfares can be found on Expedia up to 12 months in advance. If you’re booking last minute, you may still get lucky. Low prices to Malibu sometimes occur in the weeks prior to departure.
What should I know before booking a Malibu travel package?
A travel package can be customized for your budget and is a fantastic way to make your budget go further. How much you include is totally up to you. Hotels, rental cars and flights — mix and match whatever combination works with your plans.

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